Hill County 4-H Youth Development
Donate to Montana 4-H
To donate to Hill County 4-H please contact the office for details.
Due Date: September 21, 2017
Club Organizational Leaders will check for completion and sign off on their 4-H Members' Record Books. The Club's Checklist is due to the Extension office by September 21, 2017.
Record Book forms are under the "Record Book" link on the right hand side of this page.
Hill County 4-H Project Award
Upon the completion of the 4-H Members' Record Books, members are encouraged to apply for a County Award. To be considered for an Award, the 4-H member needs to submit the following no later than September 26, 2017:
- Complete Record Book (signed by 4-H member and 4-H leader)
- A 4-H Story of the 4-H member's 4-H and Community Service activities for the past year; and
- A completed Hill County 4-H Award Application.
Nomination Forms - Hill County 4-H "Leader of the Year" and Hill County 4-H "Friend of 4-H"
Due Date: September 26, 2017
Drop off completed Nomination forms to the Hill County Extension Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Centennial Cattle Drive Award Applications
Due Date: September 26, 2017
Any Hill County 4-H member enrolled in a livestock project - beef, sheep, swine, horse, dairy, goats, rabbits and poultry - are eligible to apply for the Centennial Cattle Drive Award.
Drop off completed Application forms to the Hill County Extension Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Montana 4-H Leadership Forum
Date: September 29-30 and October 1, 2017
Place: Glendive, Montana
The 2017 Montana 4-H Leadership Forum will be held in Glendive, Montana, September 29th through October 1st. On behalf of the District 4 planning committee we would like to invite all 4-H leaders, parents, and volunteers to attend. There are tours available, beginning Friday afternoon. Friday evening there will be a pitchfork fondue and S'mores Bar social. We have a variety of workshops available on Saturday. Saturday night our keynote speaker, Pat McVay was a pioneer of the hunter education program and started the Flathead 4-H Shooting Sports program in 1984. In 2016 Pat was inducted into the Montana Outdoor Hall of Fame and was the first ever inductee to the Montana 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame.
Registration opens August 1, 2017.
Photoshoot (9/2/2017-9/15/2017) $100.00
Editing (9/16/2017-9/22/2017) $125.00
More information to be found at the website:
Montana 4-H Shooting Sports Leaders Training
in conjunction with 4-H Leaders Forum September 29 thru 30, 2017 in Glendive, Montana
A State 4-H Shooting Sports Training will be offered during State Leaders Forum in Glendive. Training will take place Friday beginning at 6:00 p.m .and continue through all day Saturday. Registration forms and Pre-test Quizzes are available at the Extension office.
2017-2018 4-H Year Enrollment
Enrollment will take place from October 1st thru November 15th.
Re-enrolling Leaders and Members are encouraged to complete your registration at mt.4honline.com. Enrollment forms will not be printed for re-enrolling 4-H folks this year. Enrollment forms can be found to the right under the "Enrollment" tab.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the MSU Hill County Extension Office at 406-265-5481 x233 or email email@example.com.
Alberta Leaders Conference
The Alberta 4-H Leaders Conference is an outstanding opportunity for up to eight Montana 4-H adult volunteers to learn more about the 4-H program in Alberta and across Canada. The conference gives leaders the opportunity to improve their leadership skills and exchange ideas. At the conference, Montana leaders absorb new ideas and experiences that can be shared with their clubs back home while they also enjoy an educational, action packed program.
January 19-21, 2018 in Edmonton, Alberta
Who can apply?
Applicants must be a leader enrolled in a Montana county during the prior 4-H year.
Priority consideration will be given to applicants:
- who have not previously attended.
- from counties who have not sent delegates in the previous two years.
- who have served as leaders for 3 or more years (including current year).
Remaining delegate positions will be selected based on information provide in the application.
The application for participation in the Alberta Leaders Conference is below. Application forms are due to the Montana 4-H Center for Youth Development by October 16, 2017, (in the Center - not a postmark deadline). Applications will be reviewed and individuals will be notified in late October or early November.
Meals, lodging and registration for the Alberta Leadersâ€™ Conference will be paid for by the Canadian sponsors. Part of the delegate travel expenses are paid for by the Montana 4-H Council. Delegates will be responsible for some travel expenses to the Conference.
Project Book Information
To determine the materials needed for your project please check your clover. Under each project listing there is a list of materials. The materials listed are available for purchase at the MSU Publication Store. Head to the 4-H materials portion of the store and type in the book number or title that you are looking for. Click here to visit the 4-H Materials Publication Store.
For project books that do NOT have an activity tracker please use the blank form. Click here for the Blank Project Book Activity Form.
2017 Great Northern Fair
2017 Carcass Results
Livestock Policy Manual - updated January 19, 2017
2017 Interview Schedule (Note change of Venue - Highland Park School Cafeteria - 1207 Washington Avenue)
2017 Chuckwagon Schedule (for 4-H members)
2016-2017 4-H Clubs
Bear Paw Beavers
Havre Honey Badgers
Milk River Raccoons
For questions regarding the Hill County 4-H program please contact the Hill County Extension Office.