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Sedgwick County

Sedgwick County
7001 W. 21st Street N.
Wichita, Ks  67205
Map & Location

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday

316-660-0100
316-722-1432 fax
sg@listserv.ksu.edu

Farms, Forks & 4-H Festival

A Fun Family Event for All Ages! 

Saturday, August 26th
7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Extension Education Center / 4-H Hall

Seminars / Workshops / Demonstrations
Experience 4-H
Booths & Activities
Kids' AgZone
Other Event Highlights

Seminars / Workshops / Demonstrations

Sunflower Room - Food Demonstrations

8:30 to 9:30 a.m. - Chef Demonstration with Travis Russell, Chef/Owner, Public at the Brickyard

10:00 to 10:45 a.m. - Healthy Lunches in a Jar - Stephanie DeLong, SNAP-Ed / EFNEP Education Manager, KSRE-Sedgwick County

11:00 to 11:45 a.m. - Cuts of Meat & Grilling Techniques

12:00 to 12:45 p.m. - Rubs & Seasonings for Grilling & BBQ - Chef Tom, All Things BBQ

Meadowlark Room - Seminars / Worskhops

8:30 to 9:20 a.m. - Medicare Plan Finder Workshop - Teresa Hatfield, Adult Development & Aging Agent, KSRE-Sedgwick County

9:30 to 10:20 a.m. - Responsive Discipline Workshop - Liz Brunscheen-Cartagena, Family Life & Resource Management Agent, KSRE-Sedgwick County

10:30 to 11:20 a.m. - Technology & Tree Selection - Matthew McKernan, Horticulture Agent, KSRE-Sedgwick County

11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. - Advanced Directives -  Teresa Hatfield, Adult Development & Aging Agent, KSRE-Sedgwick County

12:30 to 1:00 p.m. - Sedgwick County Fields to Forks - Zach Simon, Agriculture & Natural Resources Agent, KSRE-Sedgwick County

Demonstration Garden - Cooking & Gardening Demonstrations / Tours

8:30 to 8:55 a.m. - Prairie Star Flower Tour - Matthew McKernan, Horticulture Agent, KSRE-Sedgwick County

9:00 to 9:25 a.m. - Seasonal Food Demonstration: Apple Bacon Brussels Sprout Hash - Liza Jackson, SNAP-Ed Nutrition Educator

9:30 to 9:55 a.m. - Composting 101 - Extension Master Gardener Compost Committee

10:00 to 10:25 a.m. - Cold Smoking Tips, Tricks & Techniques - Jan Steen, KSRE Community Development

10:30 to 10:55 a.m. - Easy Desserts on the Grill - Darrin Busick, Agriculture Agent, KSRE-Reno County

11:00 to 11:25 a.m. - Demonstration Garden Tour - Extension Master Gardener Demonstration Garden Committee

11:30 to 11:55 a.m.  - Extending Your Garden Season - Rebecca McMahon, Horticulture Agent, KSRE-Sedgwick County

12:00 to 12:25 p.m. - Seasonal Food Demonstration: Zesty Zucchini Spaghetti - Liza Jackson, SNAP-Ed Nutrition Educator

Experience 4-H in Sedgwick County

4-H Showcase - 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. - Come see 4-Hers demonstrate their project talents and skills every 20 minutes in the Bison Room

Fashion Show - 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. - Don't miss this runway show on stage in the Grand Hall featuring fashions sewn by 4-H members! 

Dog Agility Show - 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. - Step outside and watch as 4-H members direct their dogs through an obstacle course in a race for both time and accuracy. 

Livestock Tent - Under the blue and white striped tent located in the AgZone, come and learn about animal projects in 4-H! 

Kids' AgZone

Touch-A-Tractor

Farm Pedal Tractor Maze

Dairy Cows, Goats, Rabbits, & Chickens

Grand Hall - Extension Booths & Activities

Waffle & Bacon Purple Pride Ice Cream Sundaes

Board Games

Master Gardeners 

Plant a Row for the Hungry

Internet Safety

Military 4-H Program

Arboretum Map

Operation Red File

Milk a Cow

Kids' Stress Relief / Make & Take

4-H School Enrichment

ICT Food Circle

Food Waste Prevention

Join 4-H / Make & Take

Champion Plants Display

Gray for a Day

Kids Gardening / Make & Take

Composting 101

SHICK / Medicare Counseling

Portion Distortion

Other Event Highlights

Peoples' Choice Prairie Star Flower Voting

Photo Booth

Door Prizes