Friday is deadline to sign up for 4-H camp

June 30, 2004

Boyle County 4-H'ers will go to 4-H Camp the week of July 26-30 at J.M. Feltner 4-H Camp in London.

The cost is $100 for the week and includes meals, transportation, use of swimming pool, canoes, sports equipment, a pizza party and a T-shirt.

Deadline for signing up is Friday at the extension office. Call (859) 236-4484 or stop by the office at 446 Danville Bypass North in the Farm Bureau Building. Checks should be made out to Boyle County 4-H Council.

Last year Boyle County took 94 campers. 4-H'ers signing up for camp will need to attend a meeting in July to receive information on what to take, rules of camp, and what time and where to meet the bus July 26.


Half scholarships are available when a 4-H'er completes 10 hours of community service.


n Willy Martin, Madelaine Nolan and Eric Ellsworth won their divisions at the Area Talk Meet in February and will now continue to the state contest July 21 in Lexington.

n Josh Hutchner will compete at the state demonstration contest July 31.

At the Boyle County demonstration contest in March, Hutchner won the senior division with "How to Set up a Bow for Competition."

He went on to the Fort Harrod Area Demonstration in Jessamine County and won a blue ribbon and was champion in his division.

n The Boyle County 4-H Variety Show was held April 26 at Indian Hills Christian Church. Jennifer Milburn won the specialty act division for ninth through 12th-grades with "The Perfect Pitch."

After competing at the Fort Harrod Area Variety Show and winning her division, she will now compete at the state level.

Fair entries

Boyle County 4-H'ers and Cloverbuds may stop by the extension office for a copy of the 4-H exhibitor rules and categories for the fair. Every 4-H exhibit will receive a ribbon and prize money.

Exhibitors may enter more than one exhibit, according to the catalogue rules.

Exhibits must be the work of the 4-H member and must have been done during the previous year. They do not have to be made during an organized 4-H club meeting.

Exhibits must be brought to the fairgrounds between 2 and 4 p.m. July 18.

They will be judged the next morning and will be displayed at the floral hall between 6 and 9 p.m. each day of the fair.

Upcoming events

Boyle County Extension Office Closed - July 5

4-H Camp Meeting - 7 p.m. July 8, extension office basement.

Boyle County Fair, July 18-24.

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