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4-H Revolution


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Howard County 4-H Virtual Livestock Sale-Please join us on Thursday, August 13th starting at 8:00 a.m. through Friday evening, August 14th for the Howard County 4-H Virtual Livestock Auction.  The Buyer Virtual 4-H Livestock Sale Information is a useful document for buyers as well.


For information about registering and logging in, please refer to the following videos.

Howard County 4-H Livestock Sale Buyer Webinar

“How to register” video link 

"Register/Create Login" link 

Howard County 4-H Masks Available-In an effort to keep us all safe, each member will receive a mask and tubby, courtesy of the Howard County 4-H Foundation.  This will be in place of the t-shirts 4-H members usually receive at this time of the year.

Additional masks and tubbys are available for purchase for $10. All masks will be mailed. To purchase please use the link provided below.

Howard County Fair-There are many updates and changes in regards to 4-H participation in Howard County Fair.  There will be no in-person 4-H events held at the Howard County Fair in 2020.  All 4-H Indoor Building entries will be submitted and judged on a virtual platform.  The Howard County 4-H Livestock Sale will be held on a virtual platform as well.

Animal Husbandry and Quality Assurance Program (AH&QA)-AH&QA can be accessed at the following link which is new for 2020:  Howard County 4-H members who need to complete the program need to do so by July 1st.
Central Cluster Fashion Revue Results-We are pleased to announce the award winners for the recent Virtual 4-H Fashion Revue Show.
Howard County Participants were:  Evyn Adams, Parker Dowdy, Kendall Dowdy, Anna Catherine Hansen, Samantha Murphy, Devon Elliott, Hazel Helm, Lillian Hipp and Alana Taylor
Ready-To-Wear Best Selection -Kendall Dowdy with lounge wear       
Best Accessorized-Kendall Dowdy with lounge wear
Junior Top Model-Kendall Dowdy
Constructed Best Selection-Samantha Murphy 
Best Accessorized-Samanta Murphy with a dress  
Intermediate Top Model-Samantha Murphy                                
Constructed Best Selection-Hazel Helm
Senior Ready-To-Wear Best Selection-Lilliam Hipp
Best Accessorized-Lillian Hipp-Formal WearSenior
Top Model-Devon Elliott      

2020 Enrollment-To join the Howard County 4-H program, you will need to complete the online enrollment process.  Please keep in mind that we ask potentialmembers to attend at least one 4-H meeting prior to enrolling in the online system.  

Maryland 4-H is excited to announce 4-H Online 2.0! A modern update to the classic membership management system, 4-H Online 2.0 will have a new look and location but will contain your existing 4-H profile and records. Enrollment for the 2020 is currently open and the link to register is


2020 Howard County 4-H Member Policy

2020 Howard County Club Policies and Guidelines

For more information about the Howard County 4-H Program please contact one of the following:

Sheryl Bennett-4-H Youth Development Educator   
410-313-1912 or

Chris Rein-4-H Program Coordinator                     
410-313-1915 or

Amy Brueckmann-4-H Administrative Assistant
410-313-1906 or
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