June 3 - 2018 - PC Fair Sheep & Goat Weigh-In. Check In, 5:00 to 7:00 pm, at the PC Fair grounds.

              All Market lambs that you wish to show at the PC Fair MUST be brought in.

              Mo State Fair Nose Printing will be done at this time and also AK-Sar-Ben Hair Samples.

June 4 - 2018 - PC Fair Swine Weigh-In/Check In, 5:00 to 7:00 pm, at the PC Fairgrounds in the Hog Barn.

              All Swine (even breeding) that you wish to show at the PC Fair MUST be brought in and tagged.

July 19, 2018 - Putnam County Achievement Day

August 1-4, 2018 - Lucerne Stock Show

August 9-19, 2018 - MO State Fair

September 4-8, 2018 - Putnam County Fair

Putnam County 4-H Newsletters

Krispy Kreme Order Form

October 2017

November 2017

December 2017

January 2018

February 2018

March 2018

How to join 4-H - Go to mo.4honline.com

Putnam County 4-H has a variety of clubs and activities for young people. Adult volunteers also are welcome and are key to the success of 4-H. For information, contact the extension office.


Missouri 4-H Project Horse Enrollment Form (PDF)

Putnam County Project Report Form (PDF)

 How to Assemble your Putnam County Project Report Form

Missouri 4-H Recognition Form, Level 3, ages 14-18 (PDF) | DOc

Project Meeting Report (this form should be filled out for each Project meeting held and turned into the club secretary to be recorded in the Secretaries Book)




How to join 4-H

University of Missouri Extension 4-H

Empowering young people to reach their full potential

4-H brings young people, ages 5 to 19, and adults together to learn everyday skills through hands-on learning. Working on activities from animal and plant sciences to robotics, 4-H’ers learn problem-solving skills that can make a positive impact upon our community. Through 4-H, young people learn to:

  • meet the diverse challenges of today’s world;
  • build self-confidence;
  • learn responsibility; and
  • make positive decisions.
4-H clubs

4-H clubs are open to ages 8 to 18. Clubs meet monthly for group activities and club business. Each club elects officers and has an approved adult leader who supervises club activities. Club members also enroll in projects in their areas of interest.

With projects on more than 75 topics, 4-H has something to interest every child. Here are just a few of the opportunities 4-H offers—geocaching, robotics, international exchanges, horsemanship, pets, starting a business, arts and crafts, raising animals, woodworking, photography and gardening.

Clover Kids clubs

Clover Kids introduces 5- to 7-year-olds to the 4-H experience. In Clover Kids, children learn how to get along with others, work in groups, explore their interests, while building self-confidence. Clover Kids do not enroll in projects or raise animals, and do not participate in competitive events, contests or shows.

How to join

Joining 4-H is as easy as contacting the extension center. A staff member will explain the enrollment process and membership dues. In addition to dues, some projects may require a small investment to get started, and there may be a fee for materials, trips or other activities.

Young people are welcome to join at any time. The 4-H program year runs from Sept. 1 to Aug. 31. Certain activities may have participation deadlines.


4-H Online enrollment system
Missouri 4-H Clover—A guide to 4-H projects, activities and publications. It is designed to assist volunteers, members and their families select projects and activities, and set goals.

Be a 4-H volunteer

Adult volunteers are essential to 4-H. Adult volunteers serve as club or project leaders, help with county or regional events, chair committees and organize fund raisers. You don't have to be a parent or grandparent of the 4-H member to get involved. All volunteers are screened for child abuse and neglect, as well criminal records, before they are accepted and each year thereafter. As a volunteer, University of Missouri Extension will provide you with training so you will be well-prepared and successful as an adult leader. The orientation includes information on 4-H history and the educational framework, the characteristics of age groups, character development and safety.