University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program

4-H Equine Field Day

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4-H Equine Field Day
February 8, 2019
Modesto Jr. College Ag Pavillion

Who should go: 4-H horse leaders, 4-H members, parents and all horse enthusiasts. 

What to expect: In this annual educational event, you will learn from interactive workshops led by clinicians in different areas. Information shared supports curriculum and information covered in 4-H Horse projects.

Schedule

Note: Schedule subject to change; please use this as a guide.

8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration

9:00 am - 9:15 am Welcome and Opening Session

9:15 am - 10:15 am Workshop sessions begin

  • Group A: How to Prepare for Showmanship
  • Group B: Pioneer Vet Hospital - Care of the Horse

10:30 am - 11:30 am Workshop Session 2

  • Group A: Pioneer Vet Hospital - Care of the Horse
  • Group B: How to Prepare for Showmanship

11:45 am - 12:15 pm Lunch and Nationals Team presentation

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Workshop Session 3

  • Group A: Dressage and Biomechanics
  • Group B: Education Contests-Horse Judging and Hippology

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Workshop Session 4

  • Group A: Education Contests-Horse Judging and Hippology
  • Group B: Dressage and Biomechanics

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm  Surveys, Close up and Raffle door prizes

 

Pre-registration

Please pre-register by Thursday, February 6th.

This will help speed up check-in, since we have to assign you to a group and order lunches.

Payment by check or cash only will be accepted at check-in. Please make checks out to "UC Regents".

4-H youth, 4-H leaders, and 4-H volunteer participants: $25

Non-participating parents: $10

Lunch: $10 (Subway sandwich, chips, fruit and water) Lunch must be ordered by 9:00 am on February 8th. Participants can also bring a sack lunch or leave grounds for lunch.

Forms

All participants must submit a completed medical authorization form and waiver of liability. Please download and bring your completed forms to check-in.

Forms in English

Youth Medical Authorization - English

Adult Medical Authorization - English

Waiver of Liability - English

 

Forms in Spanish

Youth Medical Authorization - Spanish

Adult Medical Authorization - Spanish

Waiver of Liability - Spanish

 

About 4-H Equine Field Day

2020 topics:

  • How to prep for Showmanship
  • Dressage and Biomechanics
  • Therapeutic Horses
  • Chiropractor work on horses
  • Equine National Team lunch presentation

 

Equine Field Day supports 4-H Horse Projects

In 2019, 74 Field Day participants completed an evaluation on their experience at the 2019 State Equine Field Day. A few of the results are (the percentages presented below are the percent of participants that answered “agree” or “strongly agree” to each question):

  • 100% felt they learned something new at State 4-H Equine Field Day
  • 93% felt confident that they will be able to use what they learned at State 4-H Equine Field Day and use it in their 4-H project
  • 77% felt more connected to 4-H'ers from across the state
  • 96% were satisfied with the 2019 State 4-H Equine Field Day
  • 100% felt they were treated with respect by the event staff
  • 93% want to attend State 4-H Equine Field Day in the future
  • 89% will recommend State 4-H Equine Field Day to others

 

Contact

Shauna Bond
4-H Equine Community Education Specialist 2 
sabond@ucanr.edu or 530-260-3277

Amy Alongi, 209-324-6080

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