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Horse Project - Current Information and Newsletters

The downloads listed at the bottom of this article contain the most recent newsletters highlighting the latest and greatest happening in the Anoka County 4-H Horse project.

ANOKA COUNTY 4-H HORSE PROJECT PURPOSE
- To provide lifetime skills and learning experiences for the 4-H Horse Project members, their families, and their leaders.
- To develop leadership abilities, build character, and assume citizenship responsibilities.
- To experience the pride of owning a horse or pony and being responsible for its management.

ANOKA COUNTY 4-H HORSE COMMITTEE AND PROGRAMS
The Anoka County 4-H Horse Committee supports the MN 4-H Horse projects and the activities within 4-H. The committee supports itself through volunteers, grants, and donations. Throughout the year, subcommittees work on various Anoka County 4-H Horse Committee activities and events such as:
• Annual 4-H Horse Kick Off AND Program/County Fair meeting
• Safety Clinics for Horseless Horse and First Year Horse Project Members
• Clinics & Open Arenas
• Amber Boyd Memorial Trail Ride and Scholarship
• Anoka County Fair 4-H Horse Show, Make a Difference Belt Buckle and Graduation/Award Ceremony
• Drill Team
• Western Heritage
• Educational Display and Demonstration
• Project Bowl, Hippology and/or Judging Teams
• State Events such as Regional Horse Meetings, Winter Round-Up, Bootcamp and Dan Patch
• Various Fundraisers

For more info on the county horse program check out the handbook.

YOU ARE WELCOME TO BE INVOLVED!
The Horse Project Committee meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Bunker Activities Center and our meetings are open to all - youth and adults work in partnership!

Downloads

Contacts

Kimberly Ferguson
Program Support Secretary
(763) 324-3499
fergu029@umn.edu
Anna Gilbertson
County 4-H Program Coordinator
(763) 324-3497
annag@umn.edu
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