2014 McPherson County Achievement Day Aug. 4-5

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The 2014 McPherson County Achievement Days will take place August 4-5 in Leola.

Monday, August 4

12:30 pm: Enter Static Exhibits

1:00 pm: Royalty Interviews

1:00 pm: Cloverbud Interviews – Junior Leaders

1:30 pm: Horticulture Skill-A-Thon

2:00 pm: Entries Close

2:30 pm: Open Class Entries CLOSED!

2:30 pm: Rocket Launch at 4-H Grounds

2:00 – 3:30 pm: Premium Pictures (As soon as judged)

4:00 – 7:30 pm: Exhibits Open for Public Viewing – Leola Legion

7:00 pm: Project Runway Rehearsal

7:30 pm: Evening Program – Christine & Chris Clover Unveiling, Royalty Coronation, Project Runway, Best of Show, Announce Scholarship Recipients

Exhibits to be picked up 15 minutes after program.

Exhibits can be dropped off at the Extension Office after exhibit release.

Tuesday, August 5

8:00-10:00 am: Enter 4-H Livestock and Open Class – 4-H Barn

10:00-11:00 am: Judge Rabbits and Poultry

11:00 am-4:00 pm: Judging of Goat, Sheep, and Beef (Open class after each species), Livestock Premium Pictures, Bottle Bucket Calf right after Sheep and before Beef

To Follow Livestock Show: Livestock Skill-A-Thon

5:00 pm: Veterinarian Examinations

5:30-6:30 pm: Round Robin Showmanship – 4-H Barn

6:30 pm: Mystery Event – by Junior Leaders

7:30 pm: Bottle Bucket Calf Awards, Parade of Champions, Introduction of Royalty, Premium Sale

After Premium Sale, exhibit drop off: Larry Schnabel Hamburgers, cake and coffee for premium buyers following sale.

Lunch Stand at 4-H Barn open all day August 5 – Sponsored by 4-H Leaders.