4-H youth planning to exhibit sheep, swine, beef heifers, beef cow/calf pairs, beef feeder calves, goats, dairy, poultry or rabbits at the 2013 Clark County 4-H Fair must have their animal(s) enrolled on Saturday, May 11 at the Clark County 4-H Fairgrounds.
Enrollment will be held from 8 to 11 a.m.
All Livestock enrollment forms, including poultry and rabbits, must be turned in on or before this date.
Exhibitors must have their Premise ID number to place on their enrollment form in order to show their animals at the Clark County 4-H Fair (only rabbits and horses are exempt from this rule).
All members must also have their online 4-H enrollment complete on or before May 11.
Four-H’ers must be in the possession of the animal(s) and be feeding and keeping records on their project from May 11 to the 2013 Clark County 4-H Fair in July. If the animal(s) are not properly enrolled by May 11, the animal(s) will not be eligible to show at the 2013 Clark County 4-H Fair. All animals must be owned or owned in partnership by the 4-H member. Clark County follows Indiana State Fair guidelines for enrollment and identification of all livestock. Any 4-H’er who is interested in exhibiting at the 2013 Indiana State Fair, August 2-18, should go to 2013 Indiana State Fair website for rules and updates.
For more information, call the Clark County Extension Office at 256-4591.
Ruth’s Readers starts May 11
The Clarksville branch of the Jeffersonville Township Public Library invites youth in kindergarten through fifth grade to join its annual Ruth's Readers Reading Program.
The program is designed to instill a lifelong love of reading in youth. Participants in the program have the chance to win cash prizes.
The program will run from May 11 through June 22.
To kick off the reading program the library will host storyteller George Halitzka from 2 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 11. He will bring to life classic stories like “The Three Little Pigs” and “Jack and the Beanstalk.”