Current Events


A TASTE OF 4-H ~ 4-H Project Day

4-H Project Day was held on March 3, 2024 in Gildford.  Thank  you to the Kremlin Hawks 4-H Club for doing an awesome job in putting together this year's event.  It was great!!


Zsuite Announcements

     Check Zsuite announcements for upcoming activities - currently showing Shooting Sports happenings, Goat Webinar, and Montana 4-H Rec Lab (registration is live).
     Please call the Extension office if you have questions.


Dates and Times on the 4-H Calendar

     As we move closer to the Fair, check the 4-H Calendar on this website for all workshops scheduled to be held at the 4-H Chuckwagon along with the monthly 4-H Newsletter. 
     If you have questions, please call the Extension office.



Ty Baker
Robert Bass III
Zakkai Ergenbright
Kori Holdorff
Rainee Komrosky
Walter Myers
Avery Olson
Dakoda Owen



     The Hill County 4-H Council will meet Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 5:30 p.m. in the Timmons Room at the Hill County Courthouse. 
     Two representatives from each 4-H club have voting power.  If you would like your voice heard on 4-H happenings, plan on attending the 4-H Council meetings.



    All Hill County 4-Hers are invited to join in on an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, March 24, 2024 at the 4-H Chuckwagon.  Northern Lights 4-H Club is sponsoring a county-wide Easter Egg Hunt followed by a chili cookoff.
     The three hunt divisions are Cloverbuds, Junior, and Senior.  Awards for the best chili will be awarded. 
     Egg hunts begin at 3:00 p.m. with the chili cookoff beginning at 4:00 p.m.  Clean-up will be handled by all in attendance at around 5:30 p.m.



Due to the Extension office by Monday, April 1, 2024 is ...

  • Your request for a Buddy tag for your Market Sheep, Goat and/or Swine project(s).  The cost of a Buddy tag is $3.50 each and needs to be paid by Wednesday, April 3, 2024.
  • Project information for your Market Sheep, Goat and/or Swine project(s).  Project information is to include the Breed of your lamb, goat and/or swine, the Breeder of said animal(s), the Breeder's address(es), and the Birthdate of your animal(s).



    Spring Weigh-In will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon at the Bigger Better Barn at the Great Northern Fairgrounds.
     To follow our Sheep/Goat and Swine Superintendents request from previous years, ALL market goats, lambs, and pigs will need to be present at the weigh-in on April 6th to be weighed, tagged, and tattooed.  If this date doesn't work for you, please contact the Extension office so the requirements can be met before weigh-in.  Thanks.
     When you are purchasing/choosing your market goat, sheep and/or swine for your project, be sure and remember the minimum weights for the Fair -

  • Goats must weigh 70 pounds to sell;
  • Sheep must weigh 100 pounds to sell; and 
  • Swine must weight 210 pounds to sell. 



March 2024

18     4-H Shooting Sports Practice - 5pm Pistol/Rifle; 6:30pm Archery
            - all at the 4-H Chuckwagon

19     4-H Dog Workshop - 7:30pm at the 4-H Chuckwagon

21     4-H Council Meeting - 5:30pm in the Timmons Room

22     4-H Horse Project Workshop - 5:30pm at the 4-H Chuckwagon

24     Northern Lights 4-H Easter Egg Hunt and Chili Cookoff (Flyer above)

25     4-H Shooting Sports Practice - 5pm Pistol/Rifle; 6:30pm Archery
            - all at the 4-H Chuckwagon

26     4-H Chuckwagon Committee - 6:00pm at the 4-H Chuckwagon

27     Beef Level 1 Review Sheets due to the Extension Office

April 2024

1       Deadline for Buddy Tag Requests and Animal Information

2       4-H Livestock Committee Meeting - 6:15pm in the Timmons Room

3       Deadline to pay for Buddy Tags for Goat, Sheep and Swine

6       Spring Weigh-In from 10am until 12Noon in the Bigger Better Barn

7       4-H Cloverbud Meeting - 1:00pm at the 4-H Chuckwagon

15     4-H Foundation Meeting - 5:30pm at the 4-H Chuckwagon

19-21    4-H Rec Lab



  • April 19-21, 2024 - 4-H Rec Lab
  • June 10-12, 2024 - Multi County 4-H Camp
  • July 7-9, 2024 - Pre-4-H Congress; July 9-12, 2024 - MT 4-H Congress
  • July 14, 2024 - Fair Set Up Day
  • July 16, 2024 - 4-H Interview Day
  • July 17-21, 2024 - Great Northern Fair 


     The 4-H brand tells the world who we are and has a great impact when used correctly.  The 4-H brand uses a precise 4-H clover in a certain color.  Specifics on approved logos and colors can be found at  If you are making a flyer and need logos or clip art sent to you, we are happy to do that.  Call the Extension office to make that request.


2023-2024 4-H Clubs

Bear Paw Beavers
Blue Horizon
Happy Havre
Kremlin Hawks
Northern Lights