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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 Day

2023 County Club Day Results

2023 Jackson County Fair:

Carnival: July 18-22, 2023

2022 JA Co. Fairbook cover

2023 June/July Newsletter
2023 Jackson County Fair Book
2023 Fair Schedule
Fair Participant Code of Conduct
Premium Sale Requirements
2023 Food Auction Flyer
2023 Livestock Sale Flyer
Livestock Sale Buyer Form
Livestock Sale Buyer Add-On Buyer Form
What does the fair ribbon color mean?
2023 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 16, 2023 from 6:00-7:00 PM
     Monday, July 17, 2023 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

Kansas State Fair: September 8-17 in Hutchinson

2024 Jackson County Fair:  July 15-18

Carnival: July 16-July 20

2022-2023 4-H Ambassadors & Jr Ambassadors

Faith Bloom, Soldier BoostersBlade Montgomery, Lucky Stars
Emma Deghand, Hoyt LivewiresOlivia Rickel, Hoyt Livewires
Cyrus Harding, Mayetta MustangsCash Robinson, Lucky Stars
Christan Kucan, Lucky StarsBrooke Slipke, North Jackson Jets
Cole Kucan, Lucky StarsKennedy Smith, Straight Arrows
Kailei Mitchell, Mayetta MustangsLorna Smith, Straight Arrows

2022-2023 4-H Council Officers   Gavel

President: Haden Doyle, Straight Arrows
Vice President: Tristan Simpson-Worley, Soldier Boosters
Secretary: Josie Buck, Soldier Boosters
Treasurer: Faith Bloom, Soldier Boosters
Reporter:  Emma Deghand, Hoyt Livewires

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

4-H Council Bylaws


2023 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