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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


Jefferson Events and Information



How to Join a Club Information

We encourage you to visit several clubs before joining.  Talk to the leaders, members, and parents to help make sure it's the right "fit" for you.



YQCA face-to-face training:  Tuesday, June 11, at 6:30 p.m, at the fair building.  Be sure to register online prior to training.  Cost $3.00

Livestock Members meetingTuesday, June 11, at 7:30 pm, for Fair preparations and paperwork assistance along with question and answer session.

Sheep & Goat Workshop:  Tuesday, June 2nd at 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds, Livestock Arena.

Royalty Contest: June 19th at Perry-Lecompton High School, the contest begins at 7:00 pm.

Jefferson County 4-H Foundation Golf Tournament:  Saturday, June 29th at Village Greens Golf Course.  For additional information, contact Marlene Seifert at 785-224-4851.

Pre-Fair Photography Mounting Workshop:  July 22, at the Fair Building 6:30-&:30 pm.  The cost is $5.50/pack of five boards and plastic sleeves.  Please bring the correct change.


Pre-Fair Judging Schedule

Monday, July 8th--Northeast Kansas Pre-Fair Judging for Entomology, Forestry, Geology, and Wildlife.  Held at the Horton Blue Building, 716 1st Ave, Horton, KS, 5:00 pm-- 9:00 pm.  PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!

Northeast Kansas Pre-Fair Registration form/Jefferson

Friday, July 19th--Home Environment Judging--Schedule will be sent to each member in the project.

Saturday, July 20th--Dog Obedience/Rally-O-Show at Fairgrounds.  Check-in Time-9:30 am.  The show starts at 10:00 am

Sunday, July 21st--4-H Horse Show--Check-in 8:00 am, cutoff time 10:00 am.  The show starts at 9:00 am.

Tuesday, July 23rd--Delaware Township Hall, Valley Falls-- Fashion Revue Consultation Judging 9:00-Noon. 4-H member must be checked-in by 10:00 am.

Clothing Consultation Judging 12:45 pm--4:00 pm.  4-H Member must be checked-in by 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday, July 23rd--Fair Building, Valley Falls, Enter through the West doors of the fair building.

Photography Judging 1:00 pm

Visual Arts, Fiber Arts, Performing Arts 1:00 pm 

Friday, July 26th--Delaware Township Hall, Valley Falls--Public Fashion Revue 7:30 pm.

Saturday, July 27th--Fairground Set-up, 4-H Fairgrounds  8:00 am

Bucket Calf Consultation, Fairgrounds  10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Dog Agility Show, Bill Conser Residence, 8438 Big Rock Lane, Valley Falls (Just off K-4 Highway across from Humane Society).  6:00 pm.



Bucket Calf



  • President-Lauren Terry, Winchester 4-H
  • Vice President-Wyatt Thayer-Jolly Juniors 4-H
  • Secretary-Megan Miller-Jolly Juniors 4-H
  • Treasurer-Ella Gantz-Billtown 4-H
  • Reporter-Kennadi Norris-Winchester 4-H


  • July 22, 2019
  • September 23, 2019
  • November 25, 2019

 4-H Royalty

  • Queen-Josey Mestagh, Crackerjacks 4-H
  • King-Tyler Buttram, Fairview 4-H
  • Princess-Kennadi Hernandez,  Winchester 4-H
  • Prince-Noah Vaughn, Billtown 4-H

4-H Ambassadors

  • Calvin Haverkamp, Crackerjacks 4-H
  • Sabrina Flanigan, Fairview 4-H
  • Madison Hite, Billtown 4-H
  • Elle Jolley, Jolly Juniors 4-H
  • Megan Miller, Jolly Juniors 4-H
  • Amanda Nelson, Fairview 4-H
  • Madison Vaught, Crackerjacks 4-H
  • Tymber Winter, Prosperity 4-H
  • Eryn Vaughan, Billtown 4-H
  •       Mandy Bostwick, Advisor
  •       Sherry Seifert, Assistant Advisor


 Project Leader Resources

Project Leader Report Form 2018-2019

Jefferson County 4-H Foundation

The Foundation seeks to encourage 4-Hers to attend area, state, and national events, by providing financial assistance. Funds are raised through generous donations and fund-raising efforts.  Donations and memorial funds also support higher education through scholarship awards.

Jefferson County Shooting Sports

Want more information about the Jefferson County Shooting Sports Project?
Follow this link:  Jefferson County Shooting Sports

Oskaloosa Office
Local Events

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4-H Contacts

Linda Gantz

Linda Gantz
District 4-H Program Manager
Phone: 785-863-2212

Ross Mosteller

Ross Mosteller
District Extension Agent - 4-H Youth Development
Phone: 785-336-2184