Community clubs are open to any 4-H youth in the county. The leaders of these clubs are volunteers that are willing to share their time, knowledge, and skills with any youth interested. Remember to always thank them for all they do!
If you are interested in being a Community Club leader contact the 4-H office at (435) 695-2543. It's a great opportunity to teach the youth of the county.
Community clubs in Box Elder County include:
Dog Club : Paws for Applause
The 4-H dog program breeds more then obedient dogs, it builds youth. While 4-H members learn to better control and train their dog, they are also building self confidence, independence, and mastery. Opportunities within the 4-H Dog Program include Obedience, Showmanship, and Agility Trials
Interested in Joining, Contact Lanette Sorenson 435-279-4041 -- Before attending club with your dogs- youth must be enrolled as a 4-H member, and dogs must have required vaccination records. In order to participate in the Box Elder County Dog Show youth must join the club by June 4th.
- Dog Quiz Bowl Study Guide
- 2019 Tenative Schedule
- Registration and Release Form
- Paws for Applause Handbook
This club begins meeting mid May each year and continues to meet weekly until the fair. They are very family oriented and welcome youth 4 years old and up to participate. Their meeting place is the small animal barn at the Box Elder County Fairgrounds. Begin May 2, 2019 at fairgrounds.
The Box Elder County 4-H Poultry and Pigeon Club will begin thier meetings in the Summer. This club is a great way to share your passion for poultry and take part in some healthy comeptition at the county fair!
2019 MEETING SCHEDULE
SMALL ANIMAL BARN
August 15 - Barn Set-up for Fair
August 20-24 - BE County Fair
For more information contact Jeremy Pebley - 435-339-9965
Shooting Sports Club
Now seeking a Volunteer Club Leader in Box Elder County! Contact the Extension Office if you are interested! Do you have a passion for hunting or just love to shoot? Perhaps, you thrive for the intense quiet and patience of archery or pride in hitting your mark 400 yards away. Maybe, you are just interested in sharing your skills with the youth in Box Elder County.
About Shooting Sports
The Shooting Sports curriculum uses the resources of the land-grant university and the time, talent, and dedication of Cooperative Extension agents and certified 4-H leaders, instructors, and trainers who instruct 4-H members in firearms safety and marksmanship. The shooting disciplines include archery, rifle, shotgun and hunting. Each discipline is taught by a National or State Certified Instructor.
If you are interested in shwing and raising goats, look no further. Box Elder County has an awesome goat club. See the schedule below and contact the club leader if you are interest in participating.
Club Leader Contact Info: Trudy Smith- Goat Club Leader (435) 279-6299 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Rough Riders Honeyville Club
The Rough Riders Horse Club meets at the Honeyville arena each week (during the warm months) to develop horse back riding skills. They also do many other activities throughout the year including parades, back country rides, community events, and so on. Any 4-H members are invited to join. You must provide your own horse. For more information contact Hindi Wilkinson at (435) 760-2308.
Willow Creek Youth Riders in Willard
This horse club is located in Willard Utah. They meet once a week when the weather permits. Any youth in the 3rd-12th grade are welcome to join but must have their own horse. Youth will learn horse safety, riding skills, and increase their knowledge of horses. For more information contact Ruth Beebe at (435) 512-5484.
Box Elder South Community Club
We will be doing a variety of projects: arts/crafts, games, cooking, science, sewing and service. (We will be planning our meetings according to the children’s interests.) This summer we will be meeting at the Perry Park, 2340 South 900 West on Mondays starting June 22nd from 1:00-3:00. Everyone is invited! Please call Shannon Barton 435-232-3572 for more information.