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Wood County Roundup

County Roundup is just around the corner! What is County Roundup? Roundup is a public speaking/visual presentation competition for 4-H members at the county level. You can demonstrate how to do something, give a speech, or do a PowerPoint presentation about your 4-H project area or a topic of interest to you! Blue ribbon winners have the opportunity to record their visual presentation to be sent to Morgantown for State Competition and a chance to bring home the GOLD!

First-year 4-H members and Cloverbuds may sign up to recite the pledge or creed to gain public speaking experience. There will also be a Cookie Bakeoff at the April 2 Roundup.

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Download the 4-H Clover Guide Today!

Download this guide for information on completed projects, community service, county 4-H awards, the 4-H calendar, and more! This Clover Guide is your guide to Wood County 4-H!

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State 4-H Camp Registration is Now Open

For OMC, Alpha I and Alpha II:
Register before this Sunday, March 17 at midnight to get $100 off your registration fee!

For STEM and AgriSTEM Camps:
Register ASAP! These will fill up very quickly, as each camp is limited to only 24 participants.

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Woodcuts 4-H Newsletter

College Scholarships Available for Wood County 4-H Members

This scholarship is open to all Wood County 4-H and FFA members who have shown livestock at the fair in the last five years. Two recipients will be selected annually and will receive $500 each. Members are welcome to apply each year while enrolled in 4-H or FFA and still in college. Members are only eligible to receive the award one time and should not re-apply after receiving an award. Winners will be announced at high school awards assemblies in May 2019. The scholarship application is due April 1, 2019.

Download the Livestock Exhibitor Scholarship Application

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4-H Camp Staff Applications Now Available

Wood County 4-H Camp Sign

Wood County 4-H Camp Staff Applications are now available for Teen Leaders and Adult 4-H Members and Volunteers. Applications are due February 8, 2019. If you would like to apply to work one of our four summer camps, please fill out the appropriate application by the deadline. Staff selected to work camps will be notified by March 15, 2019.

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Energy Express Summer Reading Program Now Accepting Applications

The Energy Express Summer Reading program is currently looking for volunteers to serve as AmeriCorps members for the 8-week summer reading program. Applicants can be college students, teachers, teens and others. All of the details/information can be found on the Energy Express website – energyexpress.wvu.edu and we also rolled out a new video highlighting the program and the need for volunteers.

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