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Miscellaneous and Shooting Sports Judging

Click here for Miscellaneous Project Judging Schedule
Click here for 4-H Miscellaneous Project Sign Up
Click here for 4-H Shooting Sports Sign Up

Tuesday, June 11, 2024 and Wednesday, June 12, 2024

2024 Skill-a-thon Chart

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Alpaca and Llama Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Beef Skill-a-thon Reg

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Cavy & Rabbit Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Dairy Feeder and Market Steer Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Dairy Female Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Dog Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Goat Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Horse Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Poultry Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Sheep Skill-a-thon Reg.

2024 Clark Co. 4-H Swine Skill-a-thon Reg.

Miscellaneous Project Judging
Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Shooting Sports Judging,  July 13, 2024, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.; New Carlisle Sportsman's Club

Shooting Sports Policy 

Clark County Fair - July 19-26, 2024
Ohio State Fair - July 24 - August 4, 2024

Clark County Request to Makeup Skillathon or Project Judging (due July 10; 11:59 p.m.)

Skillathon Study Materials

Access digital practice skillathon stateions by clicking on the Skillathon Study Materials. Skillathon station topice included under the Wayne County Animal Learning Kits: feed identification, meats, breeds, diseases, nutrition, equipment, and more. YouTube videos help youth learn how to read ear notches and feed tags.

Club Videos

Happy Tails Dog Tricks Video

More Project Resources

4-H Family Guide 
Find answers to your club management questions and sharpen your coaching skills to lead your club to a winning 4-H season. Select your 4-H projects. View the 4-H Family Guide on line. Order hard copies for your club or stop by the Extension Office to pick one up for yourself.

4-H Project Central
Get a sneak peek at any 4-H project. Rate your last year's project experience.  Visit 4-H Project Central to Search, Learn and Rate Ohio's 4-H Project offerings. Find the 4-H projects you would like to explore this year.

Project Requirements Page

2024 Goat Buyers Resource List

2024 Purchasing Your Dairy Feeder

2024 4-H Dog Letter

4-H Self Determined & Idea Starters

Must complete the Self-Determined Project Guide with any of the idea starters.

Click here for a complete list of Idea Starters.

365.00 General

  • 3D Printing "New for 2022"
  • Amateur Radio
  • American Sign Language
  • Clowning
  • Computers
  • Disability Advocacy and Awareness "New for 2022"
  • Discovering Genetics
  • Local Foods: Does It Matter What You Eat?
  • Model Railroading
  • Music
  • PhysBot - Your 4-H Fitness Tracker "New for 2022"
  • Skateboarding
  • Viruses, Bacteria, and Fungi, Oh My! (Plant Pathology)

365.01 Companion Animals

  • Chinchillas
  • Ferrets
  • Hedgehogs
  • Pigeons
  • Reptiles and Amphibians

365.02 Creative Arts

  • Miniature Gardens
  • Paper Craft 
  • String Art

365.03 Family Life

  • Babysitting

365.04 Natural Resources

  • Astronomy
  • Bats
  • Climate Change
  • Getting Started with Composting
  • Going Green: Learning to Lead s Sustainable Life "New for 2022"
  • Crop Production
  • Field to Faucet: What Determines Water Quality
  • Flower Gardening
  • Miniature Gardens-live plants
  • Native American Artifacts: Arrowheads
  • Paddle Water Sports
  • Shale Gas Extraction
  • Ways of Knowing Water
  • Weather

365.05 Quilt

No quilt idea starter is offered at this time. Instead, members will go beyond the current project offerings and who go to fair, enter their quilts here.

365.06 Workforce Prep

  • Camp Counseling
  • The Work World is Calling...Are You Ready?

4-H Master Projects

Leadership Master Clothing Master: Design and Construction
Sewing and Textiles Master

Rocketry Master
Designing Your Own Model Rocket
(supplement to the Rocketry Master project above)

Robotics Master Woodworking Master
Photography Master  

4-H Project Activities

Citizenship, Careers,
 Leadership, Communication
Engineering Entomology and Environment
Equine Science Field and Garden
Foods and Nutrition Human Development
Livestock Small Animals and Vet Science

Resources To Help You With Projects

You may want to check out these websites to learn project information & skills, explore fun and educational games and activities on line and to learn about 4-H programs in other states.

Animals and Agriculture

Apples & More Breeds of Dogs
Breeds of Livestock Breeds of Poultry
Breeds of Rabbits Incubation & Embryology
Livestock Quiz The Great Corn Adventure
Poultry Resources Basic Information About Chickens


Environmental and Natural Resources

Shake, Rattle and Slide  (earthquakes, volcanoes, and glaciers) Treehouse Weather Kids
Fresh from the World Where Your Food Comes From Riding the Winds with Kalani, A Weather Adventure
The All Star River Explorers Claude’s Got the Scoop on Soil
Dr. Arbor Talks Trees Environmental Awareness Know Your World


Child Care, Personal Development

Let's Party.. A Guide To Drug Free Parties for 5th through 8th Graders Stain Removal


Horticulture, Gardening, Insects, Trees, & Natural Resources

My First Garden:  A Guide to the World of Fun & Clever Gardening The Great Plant Escape
Let's Talk About Insects The Adventures of Herman the Worm


Foods and Nutrition

Food Fun from Apples to Zucchini Food Groups Game
  Nutrition & Fitness Center
Choose My Plate My Plate Food Guide
Healthy Eating Made Easy  


Food Safety

Food Detectives Fight Bac
Can You Serve Up a Safe BBQ?


Health, Fitness and Personal Development

Scrub Club for a Healthy You Healthy Hopping


PetPals and Intergenerational

Walk in My Shoes

4-H Links & Resources

Links...Connecting You to More
Ohio 4-H
Ohio 4-H Animal Sciences
Ohio 4-H Shooting Sports

Resources... Helping You to Learn
Click here for a complete list of 4-H Resources.

Check out 4-H resources through the Extension Office by reserving for your club or family.  Just call  937-398-7599; or

Club Educational Kits:  

Skill-a-thon Kits:  Practice project skills in these project areas:  Alpaca/Llama, Beef, Cavy, Dairy, Dog, Goat, Horse, Poultry, Rabbit, Sheep, Swine.. 
Check out time: 
48 hours.

Livestock Quality Assurance: Teach market project members how to produce a safe wholesome food product and meet Fair quality assurance requirements.  Check Out Time:   maximum 4 days