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Midway District

Midway Extension District #15

Ellsworth Office:
210 N. Kansas
Suite #1, Courthouse
Ellsworth, KS 67439
785-472-4442  

Russell Office:
309 S. Fossil
Russell, KS 67665
785-483-3157

Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12-1)

upcpming events

 

Agriculture

2017 Kansas 4-H State Wheat Expo

Ambassadors

Bucket Calf

Camping

Clinics

Clothing & Textiles

Citizenship

Citizenship Washington Focus
  • When: June 15-26, 2017
  • Where: Road trip across the USA stopping to see the Gettysburg, the Liberty Bell, Philadelphia, Yorktown, Jamestown and other amazing sites along the way!  Visit Capital Hill, government departments, historic sites and memorials. 
  • Who: Delegates must be responsible and mature young people,
            15-18 years of age by January 1, 2017.
            -Chaperones must be 21 years of age and older and
             VIP registered.  
            -There will be at least one adult chaperone for every 15
             youth participants.
  • Application Procedure: There are 50 spaces available for this trip.  Applications and cover letters must be submitted online.
  • Costs: $1,850 includes transportation, lodging in motels, tours en route, lodging and meals at the Nations 4-H Center and the CWF program fee.  Delegates should plan on an additional $175 for meals on the road and any other personal spending.  A $250 non-refundable deposit is due by January 15th.  Final payment is due April 15th. 
  • Additional Information: http://www.kansas4-h.org/events-activities/national-regional-events/citizenship-washington-focus/index.html
  • Informational Flyer

Dairy Goats

Dog

Entomology

Family 

FFA

Fiber Arts 

Foods

Forestry

Geology 

Goats

Horse

Horticulture

State 4-H Horticulture Judging Contest
  • When: August 19, 2017
  • Where: Kansas State University
  • Who: 4-H members 9-18 years of age before January 1, 2
  • Registration Deadline: August 15, 2017 or local office deadline, whichever is earlier
  • Additional Information

Judging Clinics, Contests & Camps

2017 4-H FCS State Judging Contest
  • When: Saturday, September 16, 2017
  • Where: Encampment Building at the Kansas State Fair
  • Who: Each local unit may enter one team of 2 youth, per age division
  • Age Divisions: Intermediate (9-13) & Senior (14-19)
  • Registration Fee: $15 per team
  • Pre-Entry Deadline: August 15, 2017 ***if interested in competing, contact Michelle Beran at 785-483-3157
  • Contest Theme: Nutrition

Judges Training

Leadership

Livestock Shows

Miscellaneous

Kansas State Fair 2017 Summer Reading Challenge

The Kansas State Fair is excited to announce their summer reading program for 2017! The program starts May 15th and runs to August 15th. We want to encourage students to read over the summer and learn more about Kansas Agriculture. Students read 8 qualifying books and then email or mail their completed journal to the Fair. Click here for the Reading Journal and qualifying books.

For additional information, please see the attachment or contact Anthea Bryant, Education Director for the Kansas State Fair at 620.669.3607.

Sportsfishing Tournament

Photography

Poultry

Rabbits

Sheep

Sheep & Goats

Shooting Sports

Space Tech

Swine

Workshops

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