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4-H Project Skills Day

Solano County 4-H Project Skills Day

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Sierra Vista K-8 School

301 Bel Air Drive

Vacaville, CA 95687


10:00-10:30 AM    Sign-in/Set-up
10:30–10:45 AM   Opening Ceremonies
10:45-12:30 PM    Evaluation of Project Skills Day Entries
10:45-1:30 PM      Service Learning/Downtime Activities
12:30-1:30 PM      Food Entry Tasting/Refreshments
1:30-2:00 PM        Awards
2:00-2:30 PM        Clean-up


NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, JANUARY 18, 2019 by 5 p.m.!

Entry is only available on-line through this site. See links below.


All 4-H members are invited to enter.  Members must enter a category or project area in which they are currently enrolled.  Members 5-8 years old may enter a display, but will not be evaluated.  Entries are limited to one per member in either the foods area or non-foods area.  Table space will not be provided!  Please bring your own table.

IMPORTANT, PLEASE NOTE!  If you enter and then are unable to participate, please notify Valerie Williams at (707) 389-0643 or vawilliams@ucanr.edu as soon as possible.

Project Skills Day Registration Information & Form

Project Skills Day Entry Information and Rules 2019
2019 4-H Project Skills Day Registration Form

Project Skills Day Evaluators Registration

EACH CLUB must supply three or more people to evaluate Project Skills Day entries.  Teen evaluators must be at least 16 years of age and have previously participated in Project Skills Day.  Orientation of evaluators will be held at 10 AM the morning of the event.

Evaluators will receive orientation materials, via email, prior to the event.

4-H Project Skills Day Evaluator Registration Form 2019

Back again for 2019

Club Team Chili Cook-Off!


NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, JANUARY 18, 2019 by 5 p.m.!

Entry is only available on-line through this site.  See links below.

Chili Cook-off Registration Information & Form

Team Chili Cook-off Entry Info & Rules 2019

4-H Project Skills Day Chili Cook-Off Registration Form 2019


10:00-10:30 AM  Sign-in/Set-up
11:45-12:45 PM  Chili Evaluating
12:45 - 1:15 PM  Chili Comments
12:50-1:30 PM   Tasting

Downtime Activities:

Slime Station

Primary Member Fun

4-H STEM Biology Station

Make a Chlorophyll print, complete a tree ring exercise, look at plants through microscopes, take on a Rube Goldberg Challenge!

Community Service:

Bring donations for the Solano County 4-H STEM Program - Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

See list "wish list" copied below.

Paper towels Plates, 6” foam Corn starch, 3lb, 4 oz.
Vinegar, 1 gallon Straws Blue tape (painter’s masking tape)
Baking soda, 5 lb. 9” balloons Children’s safety scissors
Clipboards Measuring tape Dawn hand dish washing detergent
Binder clips Glycerin, topical Cellophane tape dispenser refill roll
Scissors 12” flat plastic ruler 8 oz. or larger, white school glue
Disk batteries Plates, 9” paper Alligator clip leads
Plates, 6" paper 12” flat plastic ruler Cash donations are always appreciated

Food Service

A hosted lunch will be provided for Project Skills Day Evaluators.

4-H families may bring their own snacks and lunch.

Water will be available at no charge. Please bring your reusable water bottle.

The Vaca Valley 4-H Club will have items available for purchase. Proceeds will benefit the Lynne Burns Memorial 4-H Scholarship fund.

Food Booth

Breakfast Items
$1.00 each

Muffins Hot Chocolate
Donuts Bottled Water

Lunch Items

Tri-Tip Sandwich $5.00   Tri-Tip Meal - $7.00
Chips $1.00      - Tri-Tip Sandwich  
Soda $1.00      - Chips  
Bottled Water $1.00      - Soda or Water  


From Dixon:
Take I-80 West toward Vacaville
Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 57 for Leisure Town Road
Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Leisure Town Road
Continue on
Leisure Town Road for 3.65 miles
Turn Right onto Alamo Drive, continue for 1.31 miles
Turn Right onto Bel Air Drive
The school is on the left
From Fairfield/Vallejo/Benicia:
Take I-80 East toward Vacaville
Take exit 53 for Alamo Drive
Keep Right to take the Alamo Drive South off ramp
Merge onto Alamo Drive
Continue on Alamo Drive 2.38 miles                                                  
Turn Left onto Bel Air Drive
The school is on the left
From Rio Vista:
Take Highway 12 West (6.40 miles) to CA-113
Turn Right CA-113, continue 7 miles
Turn left onto Fry Road, continue 6 miles
Fry Road becomes Alamo Drive at stoplight
Continue on Alamo Drive 1.3 miles
Turn Right onto Bel Air Drive
The school is on the left