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Cherokee County

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Welcome to Cherokee County! We are located on the Fairgrounds in Columbus, Kansas, (124 W. Country Rd.) Our office is open M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Be sure to check us out on Facebook too.

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Congratulations to the 2015 Cherokee County Extension Executive Board.

Chairman - Clark Hall; Vice Chair - Jackie Coltrane; Secretary - Susan Schultz; Treasurer - Nancy Herrenbruck; Board Members - Gary Drennan; Rhonda Hibbard; Anne Sharp; Karen Karsten; Laura Kirk.

Mark Your Calendars

July 25 - Style Revue Judging - 9 a.m. Calvary Baptist Church, corner of N. Ohio and Sycamore. Public revue at 2:30. Each family please bring cookies

July 27 - Foods Judging - beginning at noon. No schedule so just show up and you'll be taking in order of arrival.

July 29 - A & C, WW, Photo Judging beginning at 9 a.m. No schedules for this either.

August 1 - 4-H Horse Show - 9 a.m. Saddle Club Arena

August 3 - 4-H Bldg Exhibits due in bldg by 10 a.m. (Crops, self determined, etc)

August 3 - 4-H Tickets due in office by 5 p.m. (NOTE date change)

August 4 - Fair begins.

August  8 - 5:30 p.m. Thank you dinner sponsored by Community Development. Please bring desserts and invite your trophy sponsors, livestock buyers,

August 8 - 6:15 - Awards in the show arena

August 8 - 7:30 p.m. Livestock Auction.

Have fun and smile. Patience is a virtue so please work with that. Changes this year so things could get a little hectic but if we all stay Calm and Fair On it will all be good. SMILE