4-H Ontario | Wellington 4-H
4-H Ontario

Clubs

For information regarding any of these clubs, please contact the leader to answer any of your questions. Please register ahead of time so that we will have enough supplies.  We might have to put a limit on some clubs so that we don’t have more members than we can accommodate. 

Some of our meeting dates are tentative at this point.  You can contact the leader so that they will know you are interested and they can contact you when the dates are finalized.  You can then decide if the meetings will work into your schedule or not. 

All members must fill out a participant form and bring to first meeting of each club.  You can fill this out online, and print.

NOTE: You must download the files to your computer in order to fill and save forms. Right-click on the link, and choose the option to save file to your computer. When you close your browser and open the file from your computer, you will have the option to save your work.

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4-H Members must be 9 to 21 years of age (must have turned 9 before Jan 1, 2019).  The membership fee in Wellington is $110 for the year. The $110 includes your 4-H Ontario membership which allows you to join any 4-H club in Ontario this year as well as attend 4-H camps and opportunities.  Leaders will announce starting dates as available. Come out and join the best kept secret for developing youth and leadership skills.

Cloverbuds - If you have children ages 6-8, then the Cloverbud project is for you.  Membership for the year is $110 payable to Wellington 4-H at the first meeting and please bring participant forms filled in with you. Members must be 6 years of age as of Jan 1, 2019.



4-H Clubs in Puslinch/Badenoch Area

Badenoch Lifeskills Clubs – Contact  Marion Hunter mgh747@xplornet.com

Puslinch Sheep Club  - Leaders – Hugh MacDonald and Lisa Hannam – For information contact  hughjanmacd@hotmail.com.

 


4-H Clubs in Fergus/Eramosa Area

Wellington Sheep Club – Leaders:  Julie Townsend and Leslie Cook   - First Meeting April 3rd, Masonic Hall in Erin, 7:30 start.  For more information contact jltownsend1977@gmail.com.

Centre Wellington Lifeskills – for Info contact maryfraser@xplornet.ca

Eramosa Beef Club – Contact Scott Bessey 519-843-5083

Eramosa Dairy Club – 1st Meeting - Tentative - April 30th.  For more info, Contact  Jason French    

The Eramosa 4-H Dairy Club will be starting the 2019 season soon. We welcome new members to the club and will have club information for parents that evening. If you need additional information including assistance to find a 4-H calf project, please contact our club’s leaders. They include Jason French (226-821-2693), Kerry Fraser (519-503-8224), Lyndon Stewart (519-993-4122), Alison West (226-979-0173) and Stephanie Matthews (519-993-5078). Feel free to invite other people to our Facebook page that are interested in joining our club or request to join - Eramosa 4-H Dairy Club facebook page.


4-H Clubs in Mimosa/Hillsburgh/Rockwood Area

Batter Up – Starting in February - FULL

Members will learn how to create some treats.And probably sample as well!
Limited to 12 members.
Tentative:  1st Meeting - February 23 - 9:00 - 12:00 p.m.  
2nd meeting - March 9 - 9:00 - 12:00 p.m.
For more info, contact Christa Ormiston christaormiston@gmail.com

Our Favourite “Carbs” –Pasta and Cake - FULL

Since we had requests for both of these clubs, we decided to combine them so we will be learning about pasta and preparing dishes from scratch for half our meetings.  For our remaining meetings, we will hone our artistic skills and learn Cake Decorating using various icings, fondant, etc.
Meeting Location – Mimosa Church, #5980 , Wellington Rd. 26., Orton,
Tentative Dates:  Saturdays mornings – May 4th, 11th, 25th and June 1st.
For more info and to register, contact June Switzer jswitzer@sentex.net  or Carol Pollock carolmpollock@gmail.com

Mimosa Drama Club – Blacklight

Due to popular demand, we will be learning about blacklight performing and putting together a production which we will present in December.
Requirements for Blacklight Club:
Each member MUST HAVE  -solid black long sleeve  turtleneck and solid black pants, solid black socks and black knit gloves...old is fine but must have no contrasting stitches or logos . [Check out Thrift stores Now as long sleeves are difficult to find in the summer months]
Meeting Location – Mimosa Church, #5980 , Wellington Rd. 26., Orton,
Tentative Dates:  Monthly meetings – 1st Meeting – March 8th.
For more info and to register, contact June Switzer jswitzer@sentex.net  or Carol Pollock carolmpollock@gmail.com

 

Play Writing and Public Speaking - FULL

Leaders – Carol Pollock and Theresa Knierim
This club will focus on play writing and public speaking.  We will be learning about and writing short plays.  A component of this will be speech writing and performing with lots of hands on activities.  Members will also be encouraged to write a speech and participate at the Young Speakers for Agriculture Competition at the Royal Winter Fair but that is not mandatory.
Tentative meeting dates:  April/May - Possibly Tuesdays or Thursdays
Meeting Location - Mimosa Church, #5980, Wellington Rd. 26, Orton
Maximum number of participants = 15
For more info and to register, contact Carol Pollock carolmpollock@gmail.com

 

Lego Animation /Stop Action

Members MUST have a camera phone, tablet or digital camera at each meeting.
 
Meeting Location - Mimosa Church, #5980, Wellington Rd. 26, Orton
 
For more info and to register, contact June Switzer   jswitzer@sentex.net
 

Rockwood Woodworking Club - FULL

Dates – May/June - Limited Enrolment
4 x 3 hour meetings to be held Sunday afternoons
For more info, contact June Switzer   jswitzer@sentex.net

Advanced Woodworking  - FULL

Members must have completed at least 2 previous woodworking projects to take this club.
For more info, contact June Switzer   jswitzer@sentex.net

Poultry Club

Dates – Thursdays evenings, Intro meeting - April 18,
Meetings monthly from April to September
Meeting Location - Mimosa Church, #5980, Wellington Rd. 26, Orton
For information, contact June Switzer   jswitzer@sentex.net

Rabbit Hopping Club

If you are interested in participating in this club, let us know.
Meetings would be monthly and you need to bring your rabbit.
Meetings will focus on rabbit health, training your rabbit for rabbit hopping, and showmanship.
Contact Carol Pollock   carolmpollock@gmail.com

Outdoors Club - Full

Explore nature and learn new skills
Tentatively Starting in March
For more information and to register, contact Carol Pollock carolmpollock@gmail.com

Erin Dairy Club -

For more information:
Christine Murray-Kerr cmurray@alumni.uoguelph.ca
Or Lisa Graham   lisa.graham187@gmail.com

Erin Beef Club #1 -

For more information and to register, contact Karen Mansfield kmansfield0853@gmail.com

Cloverbuds

If you have children ages 6-8, then the Cloverbud project is for you.  Membership for the year is $110 payable to Wellington 4-H at the first meeting and please bring participant forms filled in with you. (See link at beginning of email)   Members must be 6 years of age as of Dec 31, 2018.
1st Meeting – Sunday, March 31th from 2 to 4pm.  
Meeting Location - Mimosa Church, #5980, Wellington Rd. 26, Orton
Meetings held monthly.
Tentative Dates – March 31st, April 28, May26, June23,No July mtg, August25th, September 29th, October 2th, November 24th.
For more info and to register, contact Carol Pollock carolmpollock@gmail.com

Fall Clubs

Square Dancing Club

Meetings – Friday nights – Sept/Oct. 

For more info and to register, contact Megan Pollock pollock.megan@gmail.com

Celebrate - Party Planning

You’re having a party but where do you start? There are so many details to think about! Discover how to create informative and imaginative invitations, proper addressing and mailing techniques and imaginative decorations and centerpieces. Learn how to select proper games and activities as well as the most important part – the food! Learn how to select and plan a menu for your celebration.
Meetings – October to December
For more info, contact Christa Ormiston christaormiston@gmail.com

 


4-H Clubs in Wellington North

Damascus 4-H

For info:  Contact Janice Walsh  bigdaddywalsh2@aol.com or Tayler Black black.tayler@gmail.com

Mapleton Life Skills

For information contact Lynne Flewwelling 


Sign Up Night for West Luther 4-H Clubs  - TBD

7 to 9 pm, Arthur Curling Club, 160 Domville St., Arthur

Contact Charlie 519-848-3998 or Danielle 519-993-3236  dlennox4@gmail.com

West Luther Beef Beef – Danielle Lennox   dlennox4@gmail.com

West Luther Dairy – Shannon Cartwright   scartwri84@gmail.com

West Luther Field Crops- Bridget Schill bschill@shawridge.ca

West Luther Vet - Shannon Cartwright   scartwri84@gmail.com

Wellington North Cloverbuds Contact Danielle Lennox   dlennox4@gmail.com