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Graham County

Welcome to Graham County

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UpComing Events

Knitting & Crocheting Classes every Thursday at 3:45 p.m. at the Library.  Susan Deges is teaching the class and everyone is welcome at no charge.

New rain date for 4-H Small animal (sheep, swine, goats, bucket calves) weigh-in, Sunday, May 15th, 1- 3pm.

4-H Horse (2pages) and Swine ID's Deadline May 13th to the Extension Office.

Thursday, May 5th at 6:30 p.m., 4-H Livestock Clinic: Feeding, Halter Breaking, Exercising, Early Prep. Main speaker: Leonard Bristow. Contact Tressie Mitzner at tmitzner@ksu.edu or call 785-421-3411 for more information.

H.O.T. (Hazardous Occupational Training) is Saturday, May 7th at the Graham County Fairgrounds. $15 registration fee is due by May 4th.

Cover Crop Field Day, Friday, May 13th, near Cedar Bluff.

Free Cooking Camp for 5th and 6th graders, May 24-26th, from 9 a.m. to Noon, at the Graham County 4H Building.  Participation forms are due to the Extension Office Tuesday, May 17th.

Babysitting Clinic for youth 5th grade and older is Friday, May 27th.  Participation forms are due to the Extension Office by Friday, May 20th.  The clinic is free and class time is 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Day Camp at Antelope Lake is Wednesday, June 20th, 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Transportation is provided.  Pre-registration is $5 and is due by Monday, June 13th.  Late registration fee is $6 and may be paid anytime after the 13th including June 20th. 

4-H Building and booth set-up date for the Graham County Fair will be Saturday, July 30, 2016, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  All 4-H members are required to come and help set-up the 4-H building and barns for the County Fair.  Set-up/decoration of the club and individual booths will begin after the completion of the set-up of the 4-H building.  The Fair is a big event for all 4-H'ers, therefore the responsibility of the set-up depends on everyone.  Along with the booth set-up, all the articles shown at the Style Revue will be set-up at this time.  Anyone who participates in the Style Revue is responsible to bring their items that morning.

 

 

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