4-H in the Northeast Region



The 4‑H office for the Northeast Region is in Vermilion. The telephone number is 780-853-8115. This number can be reached through the Government of Alberta RITE line. Call 310.0000 and when you get the recorded message, press 780-853-8115.

Leila Hickman
4‑H Specialist
Box 24
4701 52 ST
VERMILION AB  T9X 1J9

Districts

        In the 2008-2009 year:
Beaver 3 clubs
Bonnyville 7 clubs
Lac La Biche 3 clubs
Lamont 5 clubs
Minburn 6 clubs
Smoky Lake 1 clubs
St. Paul 5 clubs
Two Hills 4 clubs
Vermilion River 9 clubs
Wainwright 6 clubs

 

 

 




Year
08/09
07/08
06/07
Total Clubs 49 52 51
Members 938 971 902
Leaders 314 329 322

Regional Council Roles

  • Channel information between district councils and the Provincial Council
  • Promote 4-H programs within and outside of the Northeast Region
  • Plan, organize, and facilitate regional activities for members and leaders

Regional Council Meetings

  • Meetings occur 3 times per year:
    • Nov 7 @ 1:00 p.m. in Vegreville
    • Feb 6 @ 1:00 p.m. in St. Paul (annual meeting)
    • Apr 17 @ 1:00 p.m. in Vermilion
  • The 10 districts are allowed three voting representatives. All other members and leaders are welcome to attend.

Regional Fees

  • Clubs and districts set their own fees
  • Each district is assessed a membership fee on a per member basis, which is due to the region January 15 each year
  • 2007-2008 fee $6/member

Northeast Regional Programs

(in chronological order)

  • Award of Distinction
  • Leadership Training Workshops
  • Northeast 4-H Forum
  • Fall Fling (junior camp)
  • You Be The Judge
  • Communications Competition
  • Livestock Judging Competititon
  • Spring Fling (intermediate camp)
  • NE Adventure Day
  • Gettin' Ready for the Show
  • Beef Heifer Show - St. Paul District
  • Moose Lake Summer Camp
  • Horse Camp
  • Horse Show
  • Project Book Competition

Cancellation must occur 14 days before the event for a partial refund. If after 14 days, no refund will be issued. Cancellation fee $5/program and $15/camp

Hosts for 2009-2010 Programs

Forum Wainwright
Fall Fling Vermilion River
You Be The Judge Mannville Multi
Communications Smoky Lake
WC Livestock Judging Lakeland College
Spring Fling Lamont
Slow Pitch Tourney Lac La Biche
Horse Camp Beaver/Wainwright
Horse Show Vermilion River
Project Book Bonnyville

Club Packages

Information packages are sent to club contacts, key leaders, districtcouncils and regional executive four times per year:

September     December     February    April

Please refer to these packages for important information and updates, along with monthly email blasts.