Na-Bor-Lee 4-H Youth Camp
Lincoln Co. 4-H Leaders' Council Meeting
Jr. Livestock Show of Spokane Schedul
4-H Horse Project Events
4-H 101 Leader Education Sessions
Northwest Junior Sheep Exposition
4-H Teen Conference
WA State 4-H Forum
Lincoln-Adams WSU & 4-H Contacts
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Friday, April 29, 2016

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Karen Robertson, WSU Extension Program Assistant
Lincoln-Adams or 509-659-3209

Na-Bor-Lee 4-H Youth Camp
Counselor applications are due MONDAY, May 2nd!

Camper Registration deadline: June 10th but space is limited to the first 50 applicants.
Camp may fill before deadline!

For ALL youth - not just 4-H club members!
Four fun-filled days of tent camping, swimming, crafts, classes, campfires, games and much, much more on the banks of Lake Roosevelt. Camp is geared for campers 2nd – 6th grade. 
Forms & Information:
Lincoln County 4-H Leaders' Council Meeting
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 6 PM
The Art Room in the Harrington Opera House
303 W Willis St. Entrance, Harrington, WA

Each Club and Family 4-H Group is encouraged to send at least one representative! (Adult or teen leader and or parent)
Information: Joy Wilken 
See Leaders' Council Page:
Jr. Livestock Show of Spokane

4-H Horse Project
News & Announcements

Check out the 4-H Horse Page on the Lincoln-Adams WSU website for news & information! 
Scroll down towards the bottom of the page for:
Upcoming events including:
  • 4-H Green Horse Clinic - Spokane
    May 14th - Registration due May 6th
  • 4-H Working Ranch Horse Horsemanship Clinic - Spokane
    May 14th - Registration due May 6th
  • Performance Horse Clinic - Spokane -May 14th
  • Western Games Clinic - Spokane - May 15th
  • Beginning Horsemanship Clinic - Spokane - May 15th
  • Lincoln Co. 4-H Horse Program Meeting - Tuesday, June 7th - Strate Funeral Home, Davenport, WA.

4-H 101 Leader Education Sessions

If you or someone you know would still like to be certified and enrolled as a new 4-H volunteer for this year, the remaining dates for required facet-to-face training sessions are listed below. We MUST have at least 5 firm RSVP's to schedule!.
- June 14 - Part 2 - 6:00 - 8:30 pm - Ritzville/Moses Lake RSVP by June 1st!
- June 21 - Part 3 - 6:00 - 8:30 pm - Ritzville/Moses Lake RSVP by June 1st!
- November 9 - Part 2 - 6:00 - 8:30 - Davenport or Ritzville
- November 10 - Part 2 - 6:00 - 8:30 - Moses Lake
- November 16 - Part 3 - 6:00 - 8:30 - Davenport or Ritzville
- November 17 - Part 3 - 6:00 - 8:30 - Moses Lake

4-H 101 Part 1 consists of 4 on-line learning modules that should be completed prior to face-to-face session.
There will most like be at least one set of sessions arranged for a Saturday or Saturday/Sunday in October or November. Be sure and contact us if interested.
Information on: 
or contact Karen Robertson 509-659-3209 for details or to RSVP.

Northwest Junior Sheep Exposition 
July 15-16, 2016

The 2016 Northwest Junior Sheep Exposition (NWJSE) will be held July 15-16 at the Grant County Fairgrounds in Moses Lake, Washington.  The Junior Sheep Expo offers an excellent opportunity for young people from throughout the Pacific Northwest to showcase their sheep projects in a competitive, fun, and educational environment. 
According to the show’s President and lead organizer, Scott Mortimer of Wilson Creek, Washington, “The Northwest Junior Sheep Exposition provides a unique and fun learning experience for all youth interested in sheep by combining the most current technology in animal science with the traditions of the past.
Exhibitors desiring to enter market lambs in the 2016 NWJSE should complete and return an entry form by May 1.  The entry deadline for feeder lambs, breeding sheep, educational exhibits, and other contests is June 15.
More information on:
4-H Teen Conference
 at the WSU campus in Pullman, WA  -
July 10 - 12, 2016
Registration opens May 9th
But Conference SCHOLARSHIP App due May 1st!
Recipients will receive notification by May 6th.
The Washington State 4-H Teen Conference brings together teens of all backgrounds across Washington to engage in educational programs applicable to their lives. Students are able to explore education options after high school, career possibilities, and life-skill development necessary for independent living. The conference includes interactive and hands-on education sessions, displays, and programs. It features nationally known speakers, university faculty, staff and students, community members, and 4-H member presenters. Check it out on:
Hands-on Workshops to make the best better, Amazing Speakers, Live & Silent Auctions, 4-H recognition banquet and Washington State 4-H Hall of Fame, District meetings to catch up with your neighboring counties, and State 4-H Council Session and County Caucuses.

All adult and teen leaders should mark your calendars now and plan to attend! Tentative schedule and registration information coming soon on:
Lincoln-Adams WSU & 4-H Contacts
Lauren Hrncirik,

4-H Youth Development Regional Specialist
509-754-2011 ext 4314
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
1525 E Wheeler Rd., Moses Lake, WA 98837

Randy Williams,
Lincoln & (East) Adams
4-H Program Coordinator
509-725-4171  FAX 509-725-4104
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
PO Box 399, Davenport, WA 99122

Karen Robertson,
WSU Extension Program Assistant
Lincoln-Adams Area
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
205 W Main Ave., Ritzville, WA  99169

Bridget Rohner,
WSU Extension Lincoln County Director
Youth, Family & Community Education
509-725-4171  FAX 509-725-4101
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
PO Box 399, Davenport, WA 99122

Judy Boutain,
Office Assistant,
WSU Lincoln County Extension
Aaron Esser,
County Director, Adams County
Agronomist, Lincoln/Adams Area
(509) 659-3210

Kuber, Paul, Ph.D., 
NE WA Regional Livestock Specialist
(509) 725-4171 – Davenport
(509) 477-2185 – Spokane

Adams Co. 4-H Leaders’ Council
All 4-H volunteers, family, & teen leaders are welcome and encouraged to participate!
Facilitator: Camille Nelson
Treasurer:  Alice Weber
Record Books:  Alice Weber

Lincoln County 4-H Leaders’ Council
All 4-H volunteers, family, & teen leaders are welcome and encouraged to participate!
President: Joy Wilken
Treasurer: Terry Connolly
Record Books: Jenny Kane

Lincoln Co. 4-H Horse Leaders
All volunteers, family, & teen leaders involved in horse projects
Facilitator: Robin Nachtigal

Camp Na-Bor-Lee
Director: Marci Dayton
Lincoln-Adams WSU Extension Website

Grant/Adams/Lincoln 4-H Facebook Page
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