University of Maryland Extension

2020 Baltimore County 4-H Program Calendar

January
  • Beef & Dairy Steer Ownership deadline 1/1/20
  • Tagging for Beef and Dairy Steers 1/11/20 @ 8:00 am
  • MD 4-H Gala 1/19/20 Martins West 
  • Winter Workshop 1/25/20
    4-H Office @ 9 am (Snow date 2/1/20)

February

  • Record Books, Senior Portfolios and Award Nominations due 2/3/20 (no extended deadlines without extenuating circumstances) 
  • Champion Chow 2/8/20 1pm-5pm
  • Officer’s Training 2/22/20 
    10:00 am –12 pm
  • Public Speaking and Demonstration Workshop TBA
  • Winter 4-H Camp 2/14-2/17/20 Frederick Md

March

  • MD Livestock Skillathon-
  • Public Speaking Contest & Demonstration Day 
  • 3/8/20 2:30 pm – 6 pm
  • Achievement Day Sunday 3/31/20  3 pm – 5 pm
  • (Oregon Ridge-Sequoia Room)
  • MD 4-H Horse Bowl
    College Park TBA

April

  • Intent to show swine, lamb, goats, Commercial beef heifers, Commercial breeding sheep 4/1/20
  • 4-H Dairy Bowl Contest TBA
  • MD Day 4/25/20 10am-4pm 
    UMD College Park
  • State Communications Contest 4/25/20
  • Equine Groom Course 4/6/20-4/10/20

May

  • Member enrollment deadline to show in County and State Fairs 5/1/20
  • Ownership date for swine, lamb, goats, Commercial beef heifers, Commercial breeding sheep 5/1/20
  • MD Sheep & Wool Festival 5/2 – 5/3
  • Sheep and Wool Skillathon 5/3/20
  • Tagging for swine, lamb, goats, Commercial beef heifers, Commercial breeding sheep- 5/9/20

June

  • County Fair Entries, Horse and Dog Cards due June 1st of current year.
  • Animal Lease forms due June 1st of current year.
  • STEM Camp
    Ag Center
    6/29 – 7/2
  • MD 4-H Congress TBA

July

  • Public Relation Efforts by Clubs form due July 1st of current year
  • Quality Assurance due 7/1/2020
  • MD 4-H Horse Jamboree TBA
  • State 4-H Horse Communications Contest  TBA
  • Baltimore County Fair 7/11/20 set up & 7/15 – 7/18 Fair
  • Maryland State Fair Entry Deadline 7/15/20 11:59 pm

 

August

  • Day Camp -
    Oregon Ridge Park
       8/3 – 8/7
  • Summer of STEM
    8/20-8/31
  • MD State Fair
       8/27 – 9/7

September

  •  Club financial report due county office September 15th of each year
  • Portfolio Workshop
    9/16/20
    7:00 pm
  • 4-H 5K Race, Fun Run and 4-legged Frolic TBA

October
  • 4-H National Youth Science Day TBD 
  • National 4-H week
    10/ 5 – 10/9
  • Record Book Workshop 10/10/20 10am 
  • State 4-H Dog Bowl Contest TBD

November

  • MD 4-H Dressage Show and Combined Contest-Carroll Co. TBA
  • MD Volunteer Forum
    

 

December

  • Intent to show Beef/Dairy Steers 12/1/20
  • Record Book Workshop
    12/5/20 1:00 pm
  • Craft Night 12/18/20 
    @ 4 – 8:00 pm
    MD 4-H Animal Science Updates Webinar for Volunteers-TBD
  • Future dates are tentative. Check for date/time changes and most up to date information in your Newsletter.
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