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4-H Ontario


August 2019

August 2019 E-Newsletter
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It's 4-H Days at TSC Stores across Ontario! From August 14 to 24, you can give at the till at any TSC Store across the province in support of 4-H Ontario! With each donation made, you will be able to sign your name on a clover and have it displayed in the store during 4-H Days. On the final day of 4-H Days, August 24, some 4-H Associations will also be hosting a BBQ at their local TSC Store. 

So, call up your friends and family and share how they can support the 4-H'ers in their lives through 4-H Days! Find out more about this exciting fundraising initiative here>
Calling all youth writers! The Amber Underwood Memorial News Competition is your chance to showcase your writing talents. Write on one of the following two topics: 1) An interview with a 4-H alumnus which can include a past member or volunteer, about how 4-H benefitted them, (2) What does the updated 4-H Pledge mean to you? Send in your submission by September 15!
Sowing Seeds for the Future!  4-H is excited to invite you to a 4-H get-together at Canada's Outdoor Farm Show on Wednesday September 11 from noon until 3 p.m. Join us for a grilled cheese lunch and test your skills in our fun "Sowing Seeds for the Future" seed judging competition for your chance to win great prizes! Register by September 3 here> 
Expectations for Exhibitors at Ontario Fairs As you work with your project animals and prepare for achievement days and fair participation, 4-H Ontario reminds you to review traceability requirements and expectations that are included in Part XV of the federal Health of Animals Regulations. Learn more about about how you can ensure you are prepared this show season here>
4-H Ontario Staff Spotlight! Sheena is our new Communications Manager! She joined the 4-H Ontario team back in June and has been actively advocating for ways to celebrate 4-H since her arrival. (Who are we kidding, we know 4-H’ers love cake!). Coffee addict by day, volunteer, seamstress and gardener by night, and 24/7 mom to two crazy young boys. Not to mention all the new and exciting ideas she brings to 4-H,  we now know why this busy bee always has a coffee in hand! When asked what food she couldn't live without, without hesitation said cheese... and at that moment we knew she would fit right in! Welcome Sheena!
Book a 4-H Ontario Ambassador for your event! 4-H Ontario Ambassadors use their 4-H experience to recruit new members and positively share their 4-H story at events across the province! If you would like to book an ambassador for your next event, complete a request form here>.
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