Yes this summit should be at the Top of your list of must see opportunities. I’m talking about the Texas 4-H Virtual Summit: August 19-21. This event is free, online, and packed with great information. Access all the workshops at: texas4-h.tamu.edu/summit/
District 9 4-H is hosting another On-line fishing tournament over the July 4th weekend. Officially you can start fishing on July 3rd. The night before we will post a photo online of an object that must appear in each of your postings. The top three bass and top three catfish will all receive prizes! That’s right, we added catfish to the tournament. We’ll see how it all goes but you can expect some great prizes, like Academy gift cards, and the entry is free! Feel free to post… Read More →
Did you see the produce judging contest at Big Time in D9? Either way you can go here to see the contest and see how you fared in the competition. The contest was just for fun and a little bit of learning. On the web page you can see the actual classes, the placings and the cuts. See if you agree with the judges!
Want to see all the great photos from the District 9 4-H Photography Contest?!?! They are all available to view and the results are posted. D9 shutterbugs are good with a camera!!!! Enjoy.
District 9 4-H Horse Show is now open for registration on 4-HConnect. Early registration closes on May 24, 2015. There is an additional $50 charge on all entries after this date. Go to the District 9 4-H Web Page for all the details.
Text message reminders will be available during Big Time in D9. All you have to do is sign up. The reminders can be turned on and off using your cell phone, so when you leave the event you can disable the reminders to avoid the annoyance. While you are there the reminders will keep you up to date on program changes and event kick offs.
It doesn’t get any easier than updating yourself on 4-H over your lunch hour. This conference is hosted online, free of charge Tuesday and Wednesday April 21&22. All you have to do is pick a topic and log in! http://texas4-h.tamu.edu/volunteer_conference/
Big Time in D9 is coming soon and I could not be more excited about all we have to offer. Go here to see all the fun and make sure you are up to speed on the schedule. We could also use your help. There are opportunities for both 4-H Members and Adults to pitch in and enjoy the event while supporting the activity. A signup for assistance has been created online! Click on the hot link and you will see the rundown of activities and times we… Read More →
The District 9 Fishing Tournament will officially start April 3, 2015. I remember something from Bible School about fishing for men, so how can it be wrong to go fishing on Good Friday? The fishing tournament runs April 3 – 18, 2015 and you get to fish on the lake, pond, river or mud puddle of your choosing. This inaugural tournament only awards Bass fishing but we encourage you to enter anything you catch for bragging rights and all around fun. The competition and bragging occurs online, through… Read More →
This is an exciting, hands‐on contest for youth in the Vet Science project to showcase their skills in a little friendly competition! It is an Invitational contest for Intermediate and Senior age 4‐H members who meet the minimum requirements (see application). It is a competitive event designed to test the knowledge and skills that a 4‐H member can gain through his or her involvement in a Veterinary Science project. Entries are due March 13, 2015. For all the details go to: http://aevm.tamu.edu/4-h-veterinary-science/skill-a-thon-information/