Leadership Lab is now open for registration on 4-HConnect. Please don't forget to complete all of the release forms located on the Leadership Lab webpage. Registration will close for this event on May 26, 2013.
The District 4-H Horse Show is open for registration and will close on June 2, 2013.
Category Archives: 4-H Leaders and Parents
I’m sure you have heard the news. District 9 4-H Leadership Lab will be back at the Texas 4-H Conference Center in Brownwood Tx. This is a great opportunity for you to experience YOUR Texas 4-H Conference Center. Registration fee is a little higher than past years but it includes bus transportation to and from Brownwood. That means no long drives for moms and dads, and most youth will tell you that part of the fun is bus trip getting their. For more details take a look at the promotional… Read More →
Not enough can be said about the importance of women in leadership positions. Historically our culture has undervalued the Leadership, Competence, and overall Ability of women. That has begun to change but we are not “there” yet. 4-H Leadership Live will be highlighting the role of three outstanding ladies and the Leadership they provide, to their profession and community. If you are a young lady aspiring to become a Leader you will want to see, and hear their story on May 13th via 4-H Leadership Live. If you are… Read More →
Come hear from the experts on Poultry production as it relates to the Show Ring. May 11, 2013 at Texas A&M University Pierce Pavillion. There is a cost of $50 per family to participate, but don’t let that scare you off. This will be a hands on educational opportunity. You will be learning from Major Livestock Show Poultry Judges and you will be handeling live birds. Take advantage of the opportunity to up your game in bird barn. Flyer
Registration is now open on 4-H Connect for the 2013 4-H Junior Olympic Shotgun Camp (JOSC). JOSC is a camp for 4-H Shooting Sports members 11-14 years old with beginning and intermediate shotgun experience. The program aims to promote shotgun shooting skills in American Trap, American Skeet, and 5-Stand Sporting Clays, as well as develop and enhance leadership skills and shooting sportsmanship. This program provides participants intensive training in their choice of one of these disciplines. The camp will develop and improve shooting skills, mental discipline, self-control, and… Read More →
The Schedule has been released for the State 4-H Horse Show, and if you plan on attending you’ll want to take a look at it. As a reminder, you must ride in at least one class of a Qualifying Division at the District Horse Show in order to enter that Qualifying Division at the State Horse Show. This should draw to your attention that you might also want to check the District Horse Show Schedule to make sure you can attend the District Horse Show to Qualify… Read More →
Registration is now open on 4-H Connect for the 2013 4-H Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) State Contest. This is a non-qualifying state contest based on only information found in the National WHEP Manual. Junior (Ages 8-10), Intermediate (Ages 11-13), and Senior (Ages 14-18) teams (of 3 or 4 members) and individuals are eligible to participate at the Texas State Contest. This is a non-qualifying state contest based on only information found in the National WHEP Manual. Junior (Ages 8-10), Intermediate (Ages 11-13), and Senior (Ages 14-18) teams… Read More →
The Texas 4-H & Youth Development Program is pleased to announce plans for the next 4-H Leadership LIVE! The leadership development event will be live-cast on the web for anyone to participate on Monday, May 13th, at 7:00 pm. The theme for this event will be Women in Leadership. More information, including speaker bios are on the 4-H Leadership LIVE website: http://texas4-h.tamu.edu/leadershiplive. Promotional Flyer.
The deadline to submit a workshop proposal for the 2013 4-H Volunteer Conference has been exended until May 1st. Volunteers, County Extension Agents, Specialists, and external professionals are invited to submit a proposal to present a workshop at the conference, scheduled to be held in Plano July 12-14. Educational workshops should be geared toward volunteers and organized to equip them with knowledge, resources and tools to take back to their ocunty and 4-H clubs. Information about the conference and a link to the online proposal form is available… Read More →
Is 4-H online? I’m not talking about 4-H Connect. That’s just the enrollment system. I mean really doing 4-H stuff online, like learning. The answer to the question is “YES” if you know where to go, and it is better than you think. Try this link: http://campus.extension.org/course/category.php?id=26 Here you will find all sorts of 4-H stuff to learn: learning strategies, Going Camping, Youth Energy, Quality Assurance, Public Speaking. There is a lot of good information here, and it is not just another you tube site. Some of these are well… Read More →