Alain Blanchette of New Brunswick’s Irishtown 4-H Club has been named the 2022 4-H National Volunteer Leader of the Year.
Ottawa, ON, Oct. 31, 2022 – 4-H Canada is celebrating Show Your 4-H Colours Day on Nov. 2, as part of 4-H Month. The annual celebration sees youth members, volunteer leaders, alumni, and supporters displaying their pride in being part of this 109-year-old community by wearing green, and lighting up landmarks in their communities.
Celebrate and support 4-H youth with the purchase of “Inspired to Lead” apparel!
A big thank-you to everyone who participated in the 4-H BC Photography contest 2022! All the submissions were fantastic, which made it incredibly challenging for the judges to decide on the winning photos. The judges really appreciated the thought and creativity that went into setting up each one of the photos.
The Lower Fraser Valley Exhibition Association (“LFVEA”) seeks a qualified and experienced Event Coordinator or management contractor to provide event coordination services for the Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair to be held May 19-23rd, 2023.
Ottawa, ON, Aug. 23, 2022 – 4-H Canada is delighted to announce the recipients of the 2022 John Deere Canada 4-H Scholarship.
Club events: the Trimming Workshop and Achievement Day that was held by Okanagan Shuswap Lamb 4-H Club.
Find out what 4-H BC has been up to this Summer and read 4-H BC club stories, articles and updates in this Summer 2022 issue of our Newsletter!
Vernon, BC, June 16, 2022 – 4-H BC is thrilled to announce 2022 4-H BC Special Topic Educational Display Contest winners! “Value-Added Products” was the theme for the 2022 Special Topic Educational Display Contest, made possible thanks to sponsorship by First West Credit Union.
Ottawa, ON, May 30, 2022 – 4-H Canada is thrilled to announce that two 4-H members took home awards at the 2022 Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF), hosted virtually by the University of New Brunswick Fredericton Campus from May 16 to 20, 2022.
Closing date: May 31, 2022
If you are a 4-H member in the beef, dairy, horse, goat or sheep projects and are interested in range management, then this program is for you!
The BC Chapter of the Society for Range Management will be selecting one successful candidate for an all-expenses paid trip (travel, accommodation and registration) to participate in the Society for Range Management's High School Youth Forum (HSYF).
Applications for Senior Members’ Weekend 2022 are now open for 4-H members ages 16-21. We are so excited to be able to offer special long-weekend program since Provincial Club Week had to be cancelled this year.
The program will be hosted July 29-August 2, 2022 at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) in Kamloops.
SAVE THE DATE
Okanagan 4-H Beef Stock Show & Sale
July 5th - 9th, 2022
The show will consist of yearling heifers, mature cows with own calves at foot, open 4-H beef steers and market steers. We offer fitting classes, showmanship, judging and more!!
Closing date: May 20, 2022
Please send covering letter, resume and three work references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
4-H BC would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Kudos to the Shamrock Gumbooters 4-H Club for sharing their memories with fellow 4-Hers!
Ottawa, ON, March 30, 2022 – 4-H Canada is pleased to announce the winners of the 2022 4-H Canada Science Fair, held virtually from March 3-7, 2022. The talented young scientists not only received top honours in the 4-H competition, but won their way into the prestigious Canada-Wide Science Fair coming up May 16-20, 2022.
Ottawa, ON, Feb. 25, 2022 – 4-H Canada is proud to announce that the 2022 4-H Canada Leadership Awards, held virtually on Feb. 23, 2022, raised over $55,000 while celebrating the outstanding achievements of 4-H youth, leaders, supporters, and alumni.
Please note that 4-H BC is not responsible for setting public health policy, and therefore COVID-19 updates from 4-H BC are intended only to provide clarity regarding how current Provincial Health Orders from the Provincial Government apply to 4-H programming. Public Health Orders are the law in our province and must be followed by individuals and organizations.
Ottawa, ON, Feb. 14, 2022 – Sandra Duchak of Portage la Prairie, MB has been named the 4-H Canada National Volunteer Leader of the Year for 2021 in light of her remarkable 42 years as a 4-H leader, currently within Manitoba’s Gainsborough Combined 4-H Club.
Ottawa, Ontario, Feb. 8, 2022 – 4-H Canada is thrilled to induct Dawn Krinke of Brandon, MB as a lifetime Honourary Member for her incredible contributions to the 4-H movement in Canada.
The second edition of the Field to Fork Challenge Recipe Book is hot off the press! The new 96-page cookbook showcases 36 winning recipes from the 2021 Field to Fork Challenge entrants. The winning recipes were selected from amongst dozens of amazing recipe and video submissions received from BC youth in 4 categories: (1) 4-H BC junior members, (2) 4-H BC senior members, (3) grade 4-7 students, and (4) grade 8-12 students.