9yrs +

In the sewing project, you will learn to sew. You will need your own sewing machine. We have a few to loan but they get taken quickly. Meetings are the first, and third Friday of the month from 6-9pm. September through April. Members are responsible to purchase materials and tools for their project. You may enter your project at the County Fashion Revue, or the Mid State Fair (as an exhibit or to be modeled at the Fashion show)

Contact Ginger Kibbe if you are interested.

Public Speaking

5yrs +

In the public speaking group, meetings are held Monday evening. You will learn how to speak as an individual and as a group.

Contact Larella Ellsworth if you are interested.

Veterinary Science

10yrs +

In the Veterinary Science project, you will learn about the sciences behind veterinary care. Meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday at the Stenner Creek Animal Hospital at 7pm. Project ends in April.

Contact Erin Dewelegi if you are interested.

Horse Group

9 yrs+

In the Horse Group, horse ownership is not required. Meetings are Sundays from 2 to 4pm. Expenses to be determined at project meeting. 3 county shows and level testing.

Contact Mary Laporte, Jennifer Rubio, or Janie Newbie if you are interested.


5yrs +

In the Gardening group, you will learn to make mini gardens, etc. 

Looking for a leader, IF you are interested contact Jane


5yrs +

In the Poultry project, you will need at least 2 pure bred show quality adult chickens (we will

help you find them from reputable breeders). Must be able to house the chickens as you'll spend

lots of time with them. Year round project (do not sell at fair). Monthly meetings from October-June.

You will learn care of your chicken, showmanship and poultry facts in this project. Multiple

opportunities to show your chickens including fair in July.

Contact Stephanie Marden if you are interested.

Arts & Crafts

We are currently searching for the perfect candidate to lead this group. If you are interested in leading this group, please Jane at

Food & Nutrition

5yrs +

In the Food and Nutrition group, you will learn to cook delicious dinners and desserts. Small fee to cover the costs ingredients costs per meeting. Meetings are one Saturday per month. Our times may vary depending on what we are cooking, how much oven or stove space we need and how many kids can fit in my kitchen at one time. 3 county events and fair.

Contact Kathy Chechopoulos if you are interested.


9yrs +

In the Leadership group, you will meet with the officer team once every other month. You will help plan general meetings, make changes in the club, participate in committees and take leadership positions etc. Meetings: Every other month, Tuesday from 5:30 to 7:30. Dinner will be included. Junior and Teen leaders are encouraged to join!

Contact Debbie Allen if you are interested.


5 yrs+

This project will learn basic care and showmanship of show rabbits. Ownership of a

pure bred show quality rabbit is needed (we will help you find them from reputable breeders).

Contact Lauren Madonna at If you are interested.

shooting Sports

 If interested, Contact Jack Crane at  

Swine Group

9yrs +

In the swine group, you will learn how to care for your very own pig, and then learn how to put it through auction at the Mid State Fair. Members are responsible for fairly large costs, you are encouraged to attend the first meeting to learn more.Must nave a space for the pig either at home or our project farm. Daily travel to feed and care for the pig. Pig is sold at the fair in July Meetings are the 1st Tuesdays before the Club general meetings.

Contact Cathy Ahern if you are interested.

Market Beef/Replacement Heifer

9yrs +

In the Beef group, meetings are held on Saturday. The project includes large expenses. You will need space to raise your steer or heifer. You will sell them at fair in July.  Please attend first meeting to learn more. Details to be determined.

See Kristen Beljean if you are interested, at a general meeting or contact Aaron Lazanoff at


9yrs +

In the Sheep group, you will learn how to care for your very own sheep. Costs depend on the price of sheep. Sheep may be kept at your home, or at the project farm. Meetings to be determined.

Contact Brian Baird if you are interested.


9 yrs +

In the Goat group, you will learn how to care for and show your own goat. Costs vary depending on the price of the Goat. You will need to own your own show quality goat. Speak to the leader about housing choices for your goat. Meetings to be determined.

Contact Nicki Crawford 805-610-9214 or email


9yrs +

In the Dairy group, meetings held without animals monthly October until April then are held at Cal Poly. Dairy animals are temporarily donated until after the fair in July.

Contact Alan VanderHorst if you are interested.

Beginning 4-H

The Officer Team will host 2 evening orientation meetings (1.5 hours each) (you choice 1 to attend) in October to review the basics of 4H. This project will meet 6:30-7pm before every general meeting. This project will support new members, answer questions and navigate Edna and 4H. 

Contact Kathy Righetti if you are interested OR register at the September/October general meeting.OR Jane Brennan 

BBQ & Grilling

9 yrs +

This projects meets XXXXXX, You will learn basics about a variety of BBQ styles, safety and food preparation. Meetings will be held XXXX

Contact Jimmy Quaglino at if you are interested.

Dogs Group

5 yrs+

In the dog group, you will learn basic obedience, basic manners and showmanship as well as basic care of your dog. Must own dog. There will be 3 non-dog meetings. Monthly practice meetings October-December with twice a month until Fair. You will have an opportunity to show your skills at Field Day in June and at the Fair in July. We meet Sundays 2-4pm depending upon which group you are in. Groups are determined by age and experience.

Contact Jane Brennan if you are interested.

Cake decoration

The 1st meetings will be held 1 hour before the general 4 H meeting at Laguna Middle school. The meeting for 2017 will be held on Sundays at the 4 H office with members from other clubs.

Please contact Erin Dewegeli for more information.


Holstein Calf at Cal Poly

Cheerio the Chicken