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LEADERSHIP LAB – Registration Deadline JUNE 1

Registration is now open on 4-H Connect for the 2018 District 11 Leadership Lab which will be held June 20-22 at McKinney Roughs Nature Park. For more information visit: https://d114-h.tamu.edu/events-and-contests/leadership-lab/.   Deadline to mail/email District Officer Candidate form is JUNE 1.  All forms must be received by 5pm.  

2017 Coastal Bend Classic – Deadline Approaching!

The Coastal Bend Classic Committee is pleased to announce the 2017 Coastal Bend Classic. This year’s event will include clinics and shows for steers, heifers, goats and lambs. A clinic will be provided for swine participants. This year’s speakers include Dave Guyer for beef, Dale Hummel for goats, Matt Kenedy for lambs, and Leo Canales for swine. Judge for goats will be Drew Gonzales. Registration fee is $25 per youth before November 17, 2017. After November 17, the registration fee will be $30. Registration fees must be paid… Read More →

District 11 Shooting Sports Meeting – Aug 27 2pm

The District 11 Shooting Sports program (Archery, Rifle, & Shotgun)  will host its annual meeting August 27, 2017 at 2 pm in Victoria at the 4-H Activity Center (259 Batchelor Drive, Victoria TX 77904) All shooting sports leaders are welcomed to attend.  It is encouraged at least one leader from each discipline attend to hear new information. Calendars will be set for rifle and archery at that time also. If you have any questions, please contact Meredith Miller (meredith.miller@ag.tamu.edu or 361.265.9203).

2017 District 11 Spring Spectacular – RESULTS

Congratulations to all the District 11 youth who competed in District 11 Spring Spectacular! We believe it was a great event for all involved.  Results can be found here: https://d114-h.tamu.edu/district-11-event-results/ 

2017 Texas 4-H Horse Validation

Instructions for the Texas 4-H Horse validation are now posted here:  http://wp.me/P7MoBF-1f   All horses must be validated to participate in the District and state horse shows.

Raise Your Hand Alumni Campaign – Help Texas 4-H and Your County 4-H Program Win $20,000

The Texas 4-H Program and Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation are excited to announce a new campaign to reconnect with 4-H Alumni across Texas and our country.  The Raise Your Hand campaign will start on March 1st and go through June 30th.  Each county 4-H Program is encouraged to join with us in promoting the Raise Your Hand campaign through the use of social media  and other marketing assets during the campaign period. The purpose of Raise Your Hand is to encourage our 4-H alumni to raise their… Read More →

Entomology Judging Clinic – March 4, 2017

Texas 4-H Outdoor Challenge

Texas 4-H is pleased to announce the 2017 Texas 4-H Outdoor Challenge. This year’s contest will be held June 16-18, 2017 at the Seguin Outdoor Learning Center.  Registration will open on 4-H Connect May 1 and close on May 29.  No late team registrations. The rules have been updated for 2017, and a new event, mountain biking, has been added.  All information can be found here: http://texas4-h.tamu.edu/wp-content/uploads/Outdoor-Challenge-Rules-and-Resource-Guide.pdf  

Texas Nursery & Landscape Association Scholarship

The Texas Nursery & Landscape Association has reached out to Texas 4-H and ask that we share this exciting scholarship opportunity to our 4-H High School Seniors.  The TNLA is offering two scholarships opportunities that 4-H members may be eligible for. The Grow Texas and the TNLA Education and Research Foundation scholarship information is listed below and we encourage you to please forward to your high school seniors so they can have the opportunity to review the information in ample time of the deadline. For more information on each of… Read More →

4-H Shooting Sports Coach Training – North Region

Registration will open next week, February 13 – March 12, 2017, for the 4-H Shooting Sports Coach Training – North Region. This training will be held on April 1-2, 2017 in Pampa (Gray County, D-1).