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Power of Youth

Reminder to all 4-Hers: The re-enrollment process begins October 1. The re-enrollment process must be completed in the month of October. Don't forget! If you are not going to re-enroll in 4-H please let your local extension office know. 

How to Join 4-H

Club Days

2024 County Club Day Schedule
2024 County Club Day Results
2024 Regional Club Day Results

Jackson County Jackpot Spring Show

Entry/Registration form

2024 Jackson County Fair:  July 15-18

Carnival: July 16-July 20

2023 June/July Newsletter
2023 Jackson County Fair Book
2024 Tentative Fair Schedule
Fair Participant Code of Conduct
Premium Sale Requirements
2024 Food Auction Flyer
2024 Livestock Sale Flyer
Livestock Sale Buyer Form
Livestock Sale Buyer Add-On Buyer Form
What does the fair ribbon color mean?
2024 Trophy Sponsors


2023 Rate of Gain
2023 Class Placing, Cuts & Scores

Open Class - Residents of Jackson County

2023 Open Class Fair Book
Register online at Jackson-KS.fairentry.com
     Open Class Fair Entry Instructions
Exhibit Check-In:
     Sunday, July 14, 2024 from 6:00-7:00 PM
     Monday, July 15, 2024 from 8:00-11:00 AM

Fair Project Schedules

2023 Arts
2023 Bucket Calf 7-9
2023 Bucket Calf 10-12
2023 Buymanship Displays (coming soon)
2023 Clothing Buymanship Consultation Judging
2023 Clothing Textiles/Fashion Revue
2023 Foods
2023 Photography
2023 Table Settings

Fair Resources

2024 Kansas State Fair: September 6-15

2023-2024 4-H Ambassadors & Jr Ambassadors

Cyrus Harding, Mayetta MustangsDalton Peters, Straight Arrows
Christan Kucan, Lucky StarsCash Robinson, Lucky Stars
Cole Kucan, Lucky StarsBrooke Slipke, North Jackson Jets
Kailei Mitchell, Mayetta MustangsKennedy Smith, Straight Arrows
Blade Montgomery, Lucky StarsLorna Smith, Straight Arrows
Mary Leigh Myers, Straight Arrows 

2023-2024 4-H Council Officers   Gavel

President: Jennifer Buck, Soldier Boosters
Vice President: Alex Kester, Hoyt Livewires
Secretary: Brooke Slipke, North Jackson Jets
Treasurer: Savannah Cattrell, Soldier Boosters
Reporter: Dalton Peters, Straight Arrows 

4-H Council Meetings are held every other month on the 2nd Thursday.  Watch for e-mails for future meetings.

4-H Council Bylaws


2024 Fair Association Directors

President: Aaron Allen           Secretary: Deb Dillner
Vice Pres.: Melvin Bailey         Treasurer/Facilities Mgr: Mickie Schultz

Barb Albright, Cody Askren, Kristel Bontrager, Carmen Cattrell, Ben Ehrhart, Jordan Foster, Luke Kennedy, Matt McCauley, Brent Nelson, Jerry Nelson and Tim Parks.


Holton Office Local Events

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4-H Contacts

Cara Robinson

Cara Robinson

District 4-H Program Manager
114 W 5th St.
Holton, KS  66436
Phone: 785-364-4125

Clay Roland

Clay Roland (June 13)

District Extension Agent - 4-H Youth Development
P.O. Box 326
100 E Washington
Oskaloosa, KS  66066
Phone: 785-863-2212