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Fall Voice 2019

It's time for Free Builds! This is meant to be an interactive enviroment, especially for youth who might not know how to build or code with Lego robotics. The dates this fall season for the builds are October 29, November 5, 12, 19, 26, and December 10th. Contact Darby: for more information!

Be sure to register for Art in the Park!!  We will be enjoying the beauty of Smallwood State Park as we work on watercolor paintings November 8 and outdoor photography skills on December 12.  We hope you can join us!



Printable Calendar (including Novemeber and December 2019): 4-H Calendar 2020


1- Steer Weigh-In 9-11- Fairgrounds

1- Outdoor Discovery Camp

7- Public Speaking Contest

15 – Robotics Regional Day

17-Presidents Day-Office Closed


7-State Skillathon Contest

7- Outdoor Discovery Camp

11 - Beef and Swine Quality Assurance Meeting 6:30 p.m.

16- Sheep and Goat Quality Assurance Meeting 6:30 p.m.

28-  Project Day


Teen Training Starts!! Details and Times TBD

4- Outdoor Discovery Group

10- Office Closed (Holiday)

10-14- CCPS Spring Break

24- Volunteer Reception 6:30 p.m.

25-Maryland Day and State Public Speaking


2- Outdoor Discovery Group

18- First-Time Livestock Exhibitors 6:00 p.m.

21 -  Swine Weigh-In and Tagging 3-8 p.m.

25-Holiday-Office Closed

31-Horse & Pony Cards Due

31-Dog Cards


5- Sheep & Goat Weigh-In Tagging

6- Outdoor Discovery Group

6-7- Spring Livestock Show- Charles County Fairgrounds

6- Spring Rabbit Show

7- Spring Dog Show

22-26- Day Camp – Charles County Fairgrounds

30- Cooking Classes Start *Tenatively*


1-Livestock Breeding Registration Due

3- Office Closed (Holiday)

19-25- Overnight Camp

31- State Fair Entries Due


1-Rabbit & Poultry Cards Due

1- Outdoor Discovery Group

4-5- Clovers Days

6 - Fair Project Day

11-13- Camp on Wheels

19- County Fair Entry Forms Due

27-Sept 7- Maryland State Fair


1- Level 6 Diamond Clovers Due (to county office)

2 - Office Closed (Holiday)

5- Outdoor Discovery Group

17-20 - Charles County Fair

19- Livestock Auction


*Start Record Books – Due December 6th*

3- Outdoor Discovery Group

5-11 National 4-H Week

11- Office Closed (Holiday)

ALL DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  Only those registered for programs will be notified of changes in date, time or location.  Please register for programs.

Check website for updates and cancellations.

For more information, contact Bonnie Boyden; 301-934-5404

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