South Simcoe 4-H Association

Welcome to South Simcoe County. New volunteers and new members are always welcome. Be adventurous and learn more about 4-H and Clover Buds.

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Judging Competition Members

South Simcoe 4-H Association Rally Night Friday March 5, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. on line via Zoom for information about 2021 Clubs. Email Southsimcoe4h@hotmail.com to request a link to join the rally night.

 

We take in a large area of central Ontario including Collingwood, Wasaga Beach, Stayner, Creemore, Duntroon, Avening, New Lowell, Clearview,  Barrie,  Cookstown, Thornton, Essa, Baxter, Everett, Adjala Tosorontio, Alliston, Beeton, Tottenham, New Tecumseth, Stroud, Alcona, Lefroy, Innisfil,  Bond Head, Newton Robinson, Bradford and West Gwillimbury.

Livestock and produce clubs usually have their achievement day at one of these three local county fairs; Barrie Fair, Beeton Fair or The Great Northern Exhibition.

In 2020 we had 3 dairy clubs, 2 beef clubs, 2 mini horse clubs, 1 large horse club, 2 sheep clubs, rabbit/poultry club, plowing club, chess club, cooking club, wellness club, gardening club, judging club, cloverbud club, adventure club, and finally a hiking club.

Start watching our Facebook page for details at South Simcoe 4-H.  We are always looking for new volunteers and welcome new club ideas.

To view items listed below click on the  + symbol to the right of the title.

 

President: Donna Lange

Vice President: Mae Senick

Secretary: Carla Williams

Association Representative: Tamara Fisher-Cullen

Directors: Scott Cullen, Darlene Jebb, Kim Kneeshaw, Dorothy Lange, Lisa Lloyd, Andrew Morrison,  Marianne Norton and Lisa van Kolfschoten

Simcoe County Federation of Agriculture

Milligan Energy

Kneeshaw Electrical Services

Wayland Farms Inc.

Gwilliamdale Farms

Grand Valley Fortifiers

Town of Bradford West Gwilliambury

Dunkerron Elevators Inc.

Hallview Farms

In Memory of Ross Lange

McSenick Farms

Sheldon Creek Dairy

 

McCallum Farms

Button Fence Limited

Alliance Agri-Turf Inc.

Harrison Farms (2018) Inc.

Conestogo Agri Systems

Co-operators Alliston

Beckstead Milk

Cattleman’s Association

Township of Clearview

Simcoe County Dairy Producers

District 6 Ontario Sheep Farmers

Schomberg Agricultural Society

Bob and Nancy-Jean Lisk

Dawson and Shirley Aitchison

Gladys Fieldhouse

Charwen Farms

William King Farms

Hambly Insurance Brokers

Collwest Grain Limited

Township of Essa

Grain Farmers of Ontario

Town of New Tecumseth

Schomberg Agricultural Society

Ontario Dairy Youth Trust Fund

Beeton and District Agricultural Society

Also sponsors who support individual clubs

 

 

To become a 4-H member or Clover Bud in 2021 , you must first register online with 4-H Ontario before joining South Simcoe 4-H clubs. Details of how to register with 4-H Ontario and to sign up for South Simcoe 4-H clubs can be found by clicking the tab become a member above. Age is determined by your age as of December 31, 2020. Clover Buds 6 – 8 years old as of December 31, 2020. 4-H members 9 – 21 years old as of December 31, 2020. Early bird special fee to become a member for 2021 is $75.00, offered until midnight Friday March 5th, 2021. After Friday March 5th, 2021 the fee to become a member for  2021 is $95.00.

 

Friday March 5, 2021 is Rally night on line via Zoom at 7:00 pm. Learn more information and ask questions about 2021 clubs that will be offered this year. Judging, veterinary medicine, chess and maple syrup have all ready had their rally night and have started mid February 2021 to have meetings.

 

1 Project – Mathias Blank, Jessa Bray, Clara Brooks, Kaitlyn Dunlop, Amber Folliott, Abigail Patton, Amelia Quijada, Audrey Rutherford, Emily Vaughan and Ben Wienecke.

6 Projects – Riley Broad, Kylee Chantler, Layne Chantler, Lauren Cowan, Jackson Faust, Amber Folliott, Julianne Ford, Ben Marin, Scarlett McCallum-Pinho, Danya Orr, Milana Palmateer, Nicole Palmateer, David Patton and Nicholas Senick.

12 Projects – Braedon Bishop, Lauren Cowan, Sarah Dowdall, Julia Katirai, Danya Orr, Jayme Orr and Wiggy Tibbitts.

18 Projects – Rebecca Lange, Jaiden van Kolfschoten and Jordan Williams.

24 Projects and 5 years completed in 4-H award sponsored by GayLea – Margaret Alexiou and Nicole Kneeshaw.

24 Projects – Isabella Cullen and Jaiden van Kolfschoten.

30 Projects – Isabella Cullen.

36 Projects – Madeleine Cullen.

42 Projects – Madeleine Cullen.

Graduate Seals – Ashley Harvey, Matt Lange and Katelynne Thomson.

Long-standing Graduate Award sponsored by Kubota CanadaLtd. – Ashley Harvey and Matt Lange.

 

1 Year – Greg Bray, Nadina Bray, Grant Cowan, Amber Katirai, Jacquelyn McCallum, Anna Lisa Wienecke.

5 Years – Betty-Anne Alexiou, Tamara Fisher-Cullen, Matt Gingerich and Kim Kneeshaw.

10 Years – Scott Cullen, Bill Gilpin, Maureen Millar and Carla Williams.

30 Years – Kevin Harvey

4-H Canada Pledge

I pledge

My Head to clearer thinking

My Heart to greater loyalty

My Hands to larger service

My Health to better living

For my club, my community, my country and my world.

or simply put

wisdom, loyalty, service and health

 

4-H Canada Motto

Learn to do by doing

To view clubs click on upcoming clubs. Club list will appear. Click on title of the club you would like to view. Club page will open for you to view club information and contacts.

To view upcoming events or newsletter click on events tab. Events list will appear. Click on title of event you would like to view. Event page will open for you to view event information.

 

South Simcoe Sporting Chance Chess Club

Club started February 16th. Next meeting is Tuesday March 1st at 7:00 pm on line via Zoom.

Cookstown and Everett Judging Club

Club started on Wednesday February 24 . The next meeting is Wednesday March 17th, 2021 at 7:00 pm on line via Zoom.

South Simcoe Maple Syrup Club

New club this year. Club started Saturday February 20, Next meeting is Saturday February 27 at 9:00 am on line via Zoom.

South Simcoe Veterinary Medicine Club

New club started Monday February 22, 2021. Next meeting is Monday March 1, 2021 at 7 pm on line via Zoom.

Clearview Beef Club

Sign up at Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club starting early spring.

Cookstown Beef Club

Sign up at Virtual Rally night March 5th. This club is starting in early spring.

Beeton and Bradford Dairy Club

Sign up at the Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club starts early spring.

Clearview Dairy Club

Sign up at the Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club starts late spring.

Cookstown Dairy Club

Sign up at Virtual Rally night March 5th. This club starts late Spring.

Cookstown Miniature Horse Club

Sign up at Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club will start Early spring.

Cookstown Horse and Pony Club

Sign up at Virtual Rally night March 5th. This club is starting in early Spring.

Cookstown and Everett Sheep Club

Sign up at Virtual Rally Night March 5th for this club. Club starts in April 2021 on line via Zoom.

South Simcoe Canine Club

New club this year. Sign up at the Virtual Rally Night March 5th. This club will start in early spring.

South Simcoe Poultry Club

Sign up at Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club starts Monday April 26, 2021 on line via Zoom at 7:00pm.

South Simcoe Rabbit Club

Sign up at the virtual Rally Night March 5th. This club starts in early spring 2021 on line via Zoom meetings.

Cookstown Plowing Club

Sign up at virtual Rally night March 5th. This club is starting in Early spring.

Cookstown Sporting Chance Hiking Club

Sign up at the Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club starts late spring.

South Simcoe Garden Club

Sign up at the Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club starts in early spring on Wednesday April 14th at 6:30 pm via on line Zoom meeting.

South Simcoe Cooking Club

Sign up at the Virtual Rally Night March 5th. Club will start early spring on Saturday April 3rd at 10 am on line via @ Zoom.

South Simcoe Farmers Market Club

New club this year. Sign up at Virtual Rally Night March 5th. First meeting Wednesday April 21, 2021 on line via Zoom.

South Simcoe Go For The Gold

New club this year. Sign up at the Virtual Rally Night March 5th. More information to come soon.

South Simcoe Cloverbuds Club

This club has reached its capacity for membership and is now closed for 2021 registration. Club will start Tuesday April 20, 2021. Time to be determined.

South Simcoe Virtual Rally Night 2021

Virtual Rally Night will be held Friday March 5, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. on line via Zoom.

Mar 05

South Simcoe Leaders Meeting 2021

March 31, 2021 4-H Leaders meeting on line via Zoom.

Mar 31

South Simcoe Association Directors Meeting

Directors meeting Monday March 1, 2021 at 7:30 pm on line via Zoom.

Mar 01

Barrie Fair 2021

August 26,27,28,29 ,2021. More information to come soon

Beeton Fall Fair 2021

September 17,18,19 ,2021. More information to come soon

The Great Northern Exhibition 2021

September 24,25,26 ,2021. More information to come soon.

County Judging Competition 2021

There is no date selected for this event as of yet. More information to come soon.

South Simcoe Annual General Meeting 2022

Each year South Simcoe hosts an Annual General Meeting to update the membership.

Jan 27

Contacts

South Simcoe

southsimcoe4h@hotmail.com