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Calendar of events

June 19, Ice Cream Dinner & Dessert (Canton)—5 p.m.–8 p.m.
Support the Stark County Jr. Fair Rabbit and Cavy Committee and enjoy some delicious ice cream by stopping by Country Cones! For additional information, visit the Stark County 4-H Facebook page.

June 20, Chicken Dinner (Bellefontaine)—11 a.m.–1.30 p.m. or 4 p.m.–6 p.m.
The Logan County 4-H Council is selling chicken dinner tickets to benefit youth scholarships. Pick up is available during lunch or dinner and each meal includes half a chicken, two sides, a roll and butter, and a cookie. See your local 4-H member for tickets and visit the Logan County 4-H Facebook page for more details.

June 28-30, Big Green Garage Sale (Ashland)
The Ashland County 4-H Committee is hosting the Big Green Garage Sale again this year. Stop by the Green & Gold Buildings at the Ashland County Fairgrounds to do some shopping and show your support for 4-H. Additional details, including times the garage sale will be open and information regarding how to drop off donations can be found on the Ashland County 4-H Facebook page.

June 29, Family Fun on the Farm Festival (Lucas)—noon–4 p.m.
Youth and their families are invited to Malabar Farm State Park for an afternoon of fun and education. Hands-on activities focused on natural resources education will help youth learn about the food they eat and where it comes from. Visit the event’s Facebook page for additional details.

July 13, 4-H Community Sale (Jefferson)—9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Visit the Ashtabula County Fairgrounds for the 4-H Community Sale. Vendors will be selling crafts, tack, antiques, and more, with proceeds from the event going to support 4-H in Ashtabula County. The event is open to the public and there is no cost to enter. More information can be found on the event’s Facebook page.

Sept. 12, Celebration of Youth (Ostrander)—5 p.m.–8 p.m.
Join Ohio 4-H for the 2024 4-H Celebration of Youth at Leeds Farm. This is an event for adults aged 21 and older, with all proceeds going to benefit 4-H programs that inspire curiosity in our youth. Whether you want to mingle and visit with 4-H friends, enjoy a delicious meal, or bid on spectacular auction items, Celebration of Youth has something for everyone. For more details, visit the Celebration of Youth website.

Oct. 5, Reverse Raffle at 4-H Camp Palmer (Fayette)—5 p.m.
The Friends of Camp Palmer invite you attend the first Reverse Raffle at Camp Palmer’s Recreation Hall. Doors will open at 5 p.m., with dinner set to begin at 6 p.m. and games to follow. Each ticket will include dinner and one raffle entry. All guests must be at least 18 years old and tickets can be purchased for $60 by contacting For additional information, visit the Friends of Camp Palmer Facebook page.