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Texas 4-H Roundup Registration

Attached you will find the 2017 County Registration Information http://texas4-h.tamu.edu/events/roundup/ Registration opens on 4-H CONNECT on May 1 at Noon. It will close at Midnight on May 16th.  There is NO LATE REGISTRATION period this year. Kickoff event @ Rec Center.  Attendees will need to bring the signed “All-Nighter Participant Waiver and Hold Harmless Form” which is included in this packet or can be downloaded from the Roundup webpage.  A final schedule will be provided by email and posted on the Roundup webpage on June 2, 2017. Onsite… Read More →

D9 4-H Council Officer Elections

Attached below is the necessary rules and regulations for District 4-H Council Elections. Please read through these carefully before submitting any information. The Officer Nomination Form (found below) must be turned into the District Office by MAY 30, 2017 along with additional requested information. Officer Nomination Form (1) SOUTHEAST DISTRICT 9 Bylaws

Tractor Supply Great Neighbor Contest

Tractor Supply Company Announces 2017 ‘Great Neighbor’ Essay Contest Winners to be Recognized During Ceremonies at State and County Fairs Across the Country   Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, has just announced the launch of its first ever ‘Great Neighbor’ essay contest. The competition is a new component of the retailer’s Mobile Fair Tour — a 19-stop journey across the United States that will begin its route June 8 in Illinois and conclude Oct. 22 in Arkansas.   Beginning Friday, March… Read More →

2017 Auxiliary Texas 4-H Dog Show Registration

The deadline for registration is May 8, 2017. If you didn’t validate a dog project, there are still a couple of ways you can participate in the 2017 Texas 4-H Dog Show.  The Photography Contest and the Foster/Family Dog Program.  There is also an avenue for dog project leaders to register to help.  To register you will go through 4-H CONNECT, go to the Register a Member box at the bottom of your 4-H CONNECT profile.  Once you select a member, look for 2017 Auxiliary Texas 4-H Dog… Read More →

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4-H Members Represent Grimes County at National Conference

     Grimes County currently has 5 4-H members representing our program at the National 4-H Conference in Washington, D.C. National 4-H Conference is a unique citizenship and leadership development opportunities for 4-H members 15-19 years old across the nation. At the conference, held at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center, delegates have the opportunity to participate in roundtable discussion groups with their peers to tackle youth issue topics and prepare a briefing to present to the federal agencies in Washington, D.C. Delegates leave the capitol having made valuable… Read More →

Grimes County 4-H National Conference Delegates

  Five standing left to right: Chyna Williams, Kierra Lee, Ja’Colby Matthews, Willie Brooks and Jacquez McDonald

FUNDRAISER!

Charm & Sewing 4-H Club is selling frozen pastry dough for their fundraising; please help our club by buying  $14 -Apple -Blueberry & Cream Cheese -Cherry -Cinnamon -Cream Cheese -Strawberry & Cream Cheese $14.50 Four Cheese & Herb w/ marinara Double Chocolate Place your order via email: dcowgirl2008@aol.com

Entry Deadlines are Fast Approaching!

Howdy 4-H members and family! Friendly reminder that several Grimes County contest deadlines are fast approaching in the coming week! You will find entry forms at the following links, or you may call the Grimes County Extension office for more information at 936.873.3907 March 27th- Grimes County Food Show entry deadline http://grimes.agrilife.org/event/grimes-county-4-h-food-show March 30th-  County Round Up Entry Deadline http://grimes.agrilife.org/2017/02/08/grimes-county-4h-roundup/  

Texas Dove Hunters Association will be awarding 9- $500 scholarships in May!

TDHA is in the 5th year of it’s scholarship program and will have awarded 36 scholarships to students by the end of May! Application available at: www.texasdovehunters.com All applications must be postmarked by Monday, April 3, 2017!!