The Madison FFA Chapter will celebrate National FFA Week, February 17th-24th, 2018. This FFA Week embraces more than 90 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. More than 653,000 members will participate in National FFA Week activities at local, state and national levels.

Designated a national week in 1947, the week of George Washington’s birthday, National FFA Week runs from Saturday to Saturday and gives FFA members an opportunity to educate the public about agriculture. During the week, chapters conduct a variety of activities to help others in their school and community learn about FFA and agricultural education. Our chapter will celebrate will celebrate National FFA Week by participating in the following activities:

Feb. 16: Annual Chapter Supporter Breakfast

We will serve from 6-8:30 a.m. and is open to all Madison FFA Supporters and community members! Free will donation.

Feb. 17: Farm and Ranch Supply Grand Opening

Members will be having a grand opening celebration at the Farm and Ranch Supply Store with refreshments. Stop in and show your support.

Feb. 18: FFA Church at Oak Grove Baptist Church & FFA Funday at Lazer Lanes

Members will attend church at 9:45 and spend the afternoon in Columbia at Lazer Lanes

Feb. 19: No School

Feb. 20: Dress Up Day & Scavenger Hunt

Elementary Dress Up Day: Old MacDonald Had A Farm (dress like a farm animal)

High School Dress Up Day: Dress Like Your Ag Teacher (dress like Miss Fields)

Feb. 21: Dress Up Day & FFA Good Member Lunch

Elementary & High School Dress Up Day: Goin’ Hunting (wear camo and orange)

Feb. 22: Dress Up Day & Staff Appreciation Day

Elementary Dress Up Day: Future Member Day (dress as your FFA member)

Jr. High Dress Up Day: Professional Dress

High School Dress Up Day: Official Dress ( FFA members wear their official dress)

Feb. 23: Dress Up Day

Elementary & High School Dress Up Day: Blue and Gold Day (wear blue and gold)

Today’s FFA members are the innovators and leaders of tomorrow. Through agricultural and hands-on learning, they are preparing for 255 unique career opportunities in the food, fiber and natural resources industry.