Lanark 4-H Association

Lanark County has a variety of clubs ranging from Dairy, Beef and Sheep, to Cooking, baking and knitting. There is normally always a club for everyone. We run early Spring into Winter, we have an awards night each fall. and Most achievements happen at Local fairs throughout the fall.

Register for 2022

Welcome to Lanark County 4H

IMPORTANT:   2022 many clubs are starting up and some have already been completed. Please contact lanarkcounty4h@gmail.com  to confirm if clubs are still accepting members,  before registering online!

The Lanark County 4-H Association allows youth in Lanark County to participate in activities both locally, regionally, provincially and internationally. Thanks to the dedication of many volunteers, kids in the area are able to acquire the skills and participate in the opportunities that 4-H can provide.

Lanark County 4-H Association Contacts:

  • President: Melissa Renaud (lanarkcounty4hpresident@gmail.com, 613-250-0438)
  • Vice President: Mary Ellen McLellan
  • Secretary: Michelle Deforge
  • Treasurer: Avery Dowdall
  • Membership Coordinator: Avery Dowdall
  • Screening Coordinators: Barb Keith Badour
  • Association Representative: Melissa Renaud
  • Livestock Coordinator: Andrew and Julie Dawson


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Poultry Project

FULL- Poultry Club These Meetings will be outside at local farms, right now I do not have all the locations finalized, but the dates are as follows. April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd, July 7th, August 4th, September 1st, and Achievement September 24th, 2022 at the Macdonalds Corners Fair. Members can be 9 to 21, as of Jan. 1st. You do not need chickens, but its easier if you do for the hands on, and show. We welcome experienced or inexperienced kids. We will discuss healthy, feeding, breeds, and incubating. as well as the hands on, Poultry Showmanship Side. Please email lrkcountypoultry4hclub@gmail.com to register for this club!!

Apr 07 - Sep 29

Animal Friends Project

FULL- Small Animal Club This Club will be about feeding, raising small pets, handling ,and we will turn to focus on Agility further on into the Summer. Some meetings will double up with other clubs. Meeting Dates: April 7th, May 26th, June 9th, July 21st, August 25th, September 22nd and Fair Date September 24th, 2022 All Meetings will be in the Carleton Place Area Please Register for this Club at lanarkcounty4h@gmail.com

Apr 07 - Sep 29

Green Thumbs Project

FULL- This will be a bit of a hybrid Club, Gardening plus crafting, this club will run from March 31st to end of September 1 thursday evening a month, plus a possibility of a extra date or 2 thrown in. March 31st, April 28th, May 26th, June 30th, August 25th, September 29th. 6:30 to 8:30 in and around Carleton Place area. For all ages 9 to 21 Email lanarkcounty4h@gmail.com for info

Mar 31 - Sep 24

Rabbit Project

Lanark County Rabbit Agility Club will be starting Mid Summer!! We are excited to run this club, and always have a great turnout! we will have a 20 member cap on this club! We will allow Rabbit and Guinea Pig Owners, to complete Agility. You Either need a Rabbit, or the means/willingness to house one for the duration of the club! Rabbits will be Trained to Harness, and will be trained to complete an Obstacle Course as part of the Project Completion. Members 9 to 21 Welcome. Any Age or Type of Rabbit is Welcome. Email lanarkcounty4h@gmail.com to verify space, and any questions!

Aug 18 - Sep 25


Melissa Renaud


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