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Meadowlark District

Contact us

Office Hours:
8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Closed on designated holidays

Holton Office
114 W. 5th
Holton, KS  66436-1778
Phone: 785-364-4125

Oskaloosa Office
PO Box 326
100 E. Washington
Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0326
Phone: 785-863-2212

Seneca Office
1500 Community Dr
Seneca, KS 66538-9808
Phone: 785-336-2184


4-H NewsCurrent Happenings

Swine Tagging

Swine Identification Form
Swine Tagging Instructions
Swine Tagging Guideline

4-H Camp

Camp Registration Form
Camp Counselor Application
Camp Medication Policy Form (to be turned in with all registration forms & counselor applications)
Camp Medication Form (to be included with every medication)
Camp promotion video

Camper Guide 2018
Check out Pioneer Trails Facebook page.

Meadowlark 4-H Invitation Dog Show - June 9, 2019

Check in at 7:30 AM and Show will begin at 8:30 AM

Show order will be Showmanship, Obedience, Agility and Rally O

Click here for the flyer with additional information
Dog Show Entry Form

Youth for the Quality Care of Animals Training

This training is required for beef, dairy, goats, sheep, swine, and market poultry & rabbits exhibitors.  There will be 3 face to face trainings (see events calendar for the dates) or you may complete the online learning modules.  You can use the following link to sign up for face to face sessions or to take the online training.  https://yqca.learngrow.io

May 22, 2019 at the Nemaha Co. Community Building, 6:30 pm
June 11, 2019 at the Jefferson Co. Fair Building in Valley Falls, 6:30 pm
YQCA Information

2019 State Show requirements & information
YQCA website navigation guide
Current YQCA list
PQA Plus current certification

State Events

Register for current state events

2019 Fair Information

Fair Dates
Jackson County Fair - July 22-25, 2019
Jefferson County Fair - July 29 - Aug 1, 2019
Nemaha County Fair - July 25-29, 2019

State Fair Information

What does each fair ribbon color mean?

Fair Exhibit Label need to include: Class Number, Product, 4 H member’s Name, and District. This is used for all static exhibits except for those listed below. Use label Avery 5160

Food Preservation label need to include: Class Number, Division, Product, Canning Method, Process Time, Pressure (psi), date processed including month and year, Name, and District. Use label Avery 5163.  Labels in Word

Clothing, Fiber Arts or other exhibits needing a cloth label, use a piece of cloth with a permanent or laundry type marker. Labels should be about 3” x 2½” in size and include Exhibitor name, Class Number and District.

What's Happened

Regional Club Day

2019 Regional Club Day Results
March 23, 2019
Atchison, KS

4-H Club Days

See local pages and the events page for more results
Click here for club day resources


4-H Enrollment - October 1 - 31

All returning members and volunteers should re-enroll by November 1. Beginning the fall of 2018 the re-enrollment policy with consequences for late enrollment will be in effect. Please be sure to maintain your information in your 4-H online account (phone, email, address, project changes).

48 Hours of 4-H

Did your club participate in a 48 Hours of 4-H service project?

National 4-H Week Resources

K-State 4-H News Links

State News Releases

Hot Topics

Current Events

NewslettersDistrict 4-H Newsletters

May 2019

April 2019

Camp Registration form

March 2019

February 2019

December 2018/January 2019

November 2018

October 2018

Premium Sale Requirements

September 2018


June & July Newsletters are published in the local offices.  Check local pages for these newsletters.