North Simcoe 4-H Association

We are a proud group of volunteers dedicated to providing the 4-H program to youth in Simcoe North.  

Register for 2023

North Simcoe 4H is happy to be revving up for the 2023 4H year! A number of clubs and opportunities will be offered! Please note, North Simcoe is not offering Cloverbud (less than 9 years of age) programming at this time. All clubs offered are for youth aged 9-21 as of January 1st, 2023.

If you are interested in 4H in North Simcoe please click the link below and filter by “North Simcoe” to learn about projects available in our area. Then kindly reach out to the designated contact to confirm club availability and space.

Learn about an available project near you

Once you have done that you must register online for 4H by following the link below. Please note this must be done prior to your first club meeting!


Additionally, a sign up night will be held at Edgar Community Hall (1167 Old Barrie Rd W, Shanty Bay, ON L0L 2L0) the evening of Monday, March 27th, from 7-9PM. Youth are encouraged to come out and learn about 4H opportunities in our area.

Your North Simcoe 4H Executive for 2023

President: Lori Chalmers (lorijchalmers@gmail.com)
Vice President/Webmaster: Michaela Stoneman (michaela.jpdangus@gmail.com)
A/R and Secretary/Treasurer: Donna VanderHeyden (donnavander.heyden@sympatico.ca)
Livestock Contact: Katherine Giffen
Database Contact: Carolyn Jones

Other Important Dates for 2023 (subject to change):

Judging Competition
Monday, June 12th, 2023 @ Elmvale Fairgrounds, 6PM registration
14 George St, Elmvale, ON L0L 1P0
This is a mandatory portion of the 4H curriculum. Alternate dates/opportunities available under special circumstances.

Go For the Gold 
August 16th, 2023 @ ODAS Park, time TBD (evening)
4500 Fairgrounds Rd, Orillia, ON L3V 0Y2
This is an optional opportunity for 4H participants.


Elmvale Beef/Orillia Calf Achivement Day 2021



Donna Van Der Heyden