2012-2013SarasotaCounty 4-H ClubListing 4-H Clubs with open membership accept members ages 8 - 18 (as of September 1, 2012). Clubs that allow Cloverbud members (ages 5 - 7 as of September 1, 2012) are marked “Cloverbuds accepted.” Closed clubs have a limited membership and will accept members on a waiting list. ALL 4-H CLUB Meeting dates and times are subject to change. Please call or email the club contact for current information. Animal Crackers (Membership OPEN) – Cloverbuds accepted. Our focus is the care and showing of pygmy goats, swine and miniature horses. We also participate in crafts, community service, public speaking and horticulture. Club meets the 2 nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Location – Westwood Drive. Contact Joan at 809-2536 or email firstname.lastname@example.org B & S Farm (Membership OPEN) – Focus is large animals, steer, swine, small animals, rabbits, chickens, and plants. Club meets on the 3 rd Thursday of each month from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Location 47 th Street, Sarasota. Contact BC or Sylvia at 355-1466 or email email@example.com Blazers (Membership CLOSED) Cloverbuds accepted. Focus is care and handling of large farm animals (cows, steer and swine), small animals, arts and crafts, and community service. Club meets the 2 nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Location – Bee Ridge Women’s Club. Contact Julie at 232-1584, email firstname.lastname@example.org or Danny at 356-3545. Canine Connections (Membership OPEN) – Cloverbuds accepted. Members are given instruction in training their dog in junior showmanship, obedience, rally and agility and community service. Location is - Venice. Club meets every Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. Contact Mary at 496-4748 or email email@example.com Clogging Clovers (Membership OPEN). Cloverbuds accepted. In addition to being very involved in community service projects, this club teaches the dance “clogging” and performs at events. Club meets every other Monday. Location – Colonial Oaks. Contact Misty at 780-5426 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Joy at 914-1260 or email@example.com An Equal Opportunity Institution. Extension Service, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Thomas Obreza, Interim Dean.