District 11 Shooting Sports Training

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Registration is now open for the District 11 Shooting Sports Training held January 28-29, 2017 in Victoria Tx.  More information can be found at http://d114-h.tamu.edu/events-and-contests/district-11-shooting-sports/.

Regular registration will be from December 1 – January 13, 2017 for $120.  Late Registration will be from January 14 – January 20 for an additional $25.  All adults wishing to attend must have an active profile on 4-H connect before registering.

For more information, please contact your county extension agent or the District 11 4-H Office at 361-265-9203.

 

 

2017 Texas 4-H Opportunity Scholarship Training

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District 11 4-H is proud to host a Texas 4-H Opportunity Scholarship Training on December 6, 2016 at 6:30 pm at https://agrilife-tamu.webex.com/meet/Meredith.Miller.

The training will cover the 2017 application, the application process, and major changes for 2017.

The Texas 4-H opportunity scholarship is open to graduating seniors, however, its never to early to start planning and familiarizing yourself with the process!

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District 11 Coastal Bend Classic

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Join us for this year’s 7th annual Coastal Bend Classic!!!

Register here:  http://d114-h.tamu.edu/events-and-contests/coastal-bend-classic/

New for 2016!!!  Swine Clinic, Friday night social ( Dinner and speed judging for all registered participants! ) Friday Night Social is sponsored by Texas Farm Credit!

Speakers include:

Beef:  Jon Gevelinger, sponsored by Weaver Leather & Show Supply

Goat:  Troy Goretska, sponsored by Weaver Leather & Show Supply

Lamb: Danny Blank, sponsored by Purina

Swine (clinic only, no show):  Leo Canales, Chad Hill, Sponsored by Essential Feeds

 

District 11 4-H Council Community Service Project

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Be the First

Support your First responders

 

Care packages that are given to emergency response teams who serve our nation on the frontlines here at home

Fire Fighters, Law Enforcement, and Emergency Medical Services

 

 

We’re challenging you to create care packages, deliver goods, or do random acts of kindness for First Responders in your County, District, and State!

 

Please tell us what you’ve done here:

https://agrilife.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_00MvAuG2ouJ1mp7

Items for care packages include, but are not limited to: AA and AAA Batteries, Quick Drying medium sized towels, energy bars, sporks, Heavy Work Gloves (size LARGE), head lamps, safety glasses, all-weather spiral notebooks, pens, Paracord Survival bracelets, Lip Balm, Moist Towelettes, Deodorant, Small Plush Toys, Hand and foot warmers, a note of appreciation

 

2016-2017 District 11 Food Show & Food Challenge Information

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District 11 Food Show & Food Challenge will be January 7, 2017 in La Grange at the Randolph Recreation Center.  All information will be posted to the D11 4-H website.  Entry deadline for both contests is December 16, 2016 on 4-H Connect.

Food Show– All youth are required to register on 4-H Connect and fill out the District 11 Food Show entry form for entry into food show and submit according to the guidelines listed on page 5-6 in the guidelines.  Food Show entry folders must be postmarked by December 16, 2016 and mailed to the District office for processing.

Food Challenge – All youth are required to complete entry on 4-H Connect for entry.  No additional forms are required.

All youth must qualify at the county level, before competing at District.  For more information, please contact your County Extension Agent.

District 11 Crossroads

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District 11 Crossroads will be held November 18-20, 2016 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Corpus Christi, TX. Crossroads is a career development and youth leadership program for 8th-12th grade youth that exposes them to various career and higher education opportunities. We have great sessions planned with KRIS TV (communications), Vet Science ( TAMUK), the serpentarium at the National Natural Toxins Research Center, behind the scenes tours of the Texas State Aquarium, and the TAMUCC Athletic training program. Check it out!  http://d114-h.tamu.edu/events-and-contests/crossroads/

Registration is available September 15 – October 21, 2016 for $175.

Late Registration is available October 22 – November 11, 2016 for an additional $25 fee.

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2017 Texas 4-H Shooting Sports Team Application – Deadline October 11!

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The application for 2017 Texas 4-H Shooting Sports Teams to represent Texas at the Shooting Sports National Invitational summer 2017 will be open on 4-H Connect August 15-October 11.

Youth must re-enroll and be approved as an active 4-H member on 4-H Connect for the 2016-17 4-H year to be able to access the application ‘event’.

Details regarding the application process are  available on the Shooting Sports webpage: http://texas4-h.tamu.edu/projects/shooting-sports

Questions may be directed to me or to the Natural Resources/Shooting Sports Office general email tx4hnaturalresources@tamu.edu

District 11 Shooting Sports Meeting

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District 11 4-H will hold its annual shooting sports meeting August 28, 2016 at 3 pm in Victoria TX.  Please join us as we discuss and set schedules for the D11 Rifle, Archery, and other shooting sports disciplines. District 11 SHooting SportsMeeting

District 11 Jr Leadership Lab

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District 11 Jr. Leadership lab will be held July 12, 2016 at the Matagorda Bay Nature Park ( 6430 FM 2031 Matagorda TX 77457).

Registration will be open until June 24.  Late registration will be available from June 25 – July 8 for an additional $25.  Registration is on 4-H Connect.  ALL adults, volunteers, and youth (grades 3-8) must register via 4-H Connect to stay on site at the event.

Registration fees are $30 for ALL youth participants (includes lunch, snacks, t-shirt, programming supplies, facility rental & insurance); $20 for adults, parents, agents and District Council officers wanting a Jr. Lab t-shirt (must register via 4-H Connect); $5 for adults, parents, agents, and District Council Officers NOT ordering a shirt (register via 4-H Connect).

 

Flyers and more information can be found: http://d114-h.tamu.edu/events-and-contests/junior-leader-lab/

District 11 Rifle Match

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District 11 Rifle Information is now posted here:  http://d114-h.tamu.edu/events-and-contests/district-11-shooting-sports/

Registration will be available from April 1- April 20 for $20.  Late Registration will be from April 21 – April 25 for an additional $25.

Registration will be on 4-H Connect: http://texas.4honline.com

Coaches will also email Jamie Allen (jallen@ednaisd.org) to schedule lane times.