Reminders for some upcoming events in our 4-H clubs and projects. If you have any questions fill free to contact the Extension office. County & State Swine Validation – Saturday, November 22nd, 8am-11am at the Mansfield Park Showbarn. Parents and exhibitors must be in attendance to sign paperwork. Intro to Sewing Workshop – Monday, November 17th at 6pm at the Mansfield Park Rec Center. San Antonio Food Challenge Entry Deadline – Senior 4-H members (ages 14-18 yrs.) – Wednesday, November 19th by 5pm to Extension Office. District… Read More →
As the holidays approach us, I am trying to plan ahead. I am attaching the Bandera County Junior Livestock Show concession stand schedule. It would be good for ya’ll to take a look at it. This year we are asking the clubs to take two(2) shifts. There are a total of 14 shifts . If each club takes two it will take care of the concession at the show. Reminder your club will get a 100.00 incentive for working. This was approved by our Council at our October… Read More →
Something you can pass along to your Junior and Senior age 4-her’s and their parents. We have two different opportunities for them to attend workshops to help them with the process of filling out scholarship applications. Megan Logan, District 10 4-H Specialist will conduct these workshop and help perfect the process and answer any questions anyone may have. I’m attaching both flyers. One will be in Kerr County Nov. 20th and the other will be in Medina County December 3. Pass along to your clubs/projects. Great opportunity.
Make plans to be a part of this informational webinar. The Bandera Extension office will have this webinar set up in the conference room to view for your convenience. You will find an link at the bottom of this post the schedule for this webinar. The Texas 4-H Youth Development Program is pleased to announce the schedule for the Virtual 4-H Volunteer Conference, scheduled for November 19th and 20th. Twelve educational workshops will be offered as a part of the virtual conference during the daytime hours on both… Read More →
Please share upcoming Workshops with your club. Intro to Sewing – Clothing & Textile Workshop Monday, November 17, 2014 – 6pm Mansfield Park Rec Center Open to all 4-H members. Contact the Extension Office at 830-796-7755 to register Holiday Cookie Workshop Saturday, December 20, 2014 9am-12noon, Mansfield Park Showbarn Kitchen Open to all 4-H and non 4-H members Cost: $5.00 Registration Deadline: Monday, November 24th Contact the Extension Office at 830-796-7755
February 12, 2015 will be the date for S.A.L.E Senior Food Challenge. It is for Senior 4-H members 14-18 by Aug 31st and is a individual cooking event. No teams just individuals. Its a great opportunity for a $10,000 scholarship. Entry forms are available at the Extension office. There is a 25.00 entry fee. Entry form and fee are due Nov. 19th at 5pm at the Extension office. Any questions fill free to contact Stacy Teston, CEA. at 830-796-7755 or firstname.lastname@example.org Hope your enjoying the rain. … Read More →
Preparing for college can be a bit challenging. As a volunteer or club and project managers you want your juniors and seniors to be prepared. One thing 4-H teaches young people is responsibility and leadership. These qualities can have a impact when it comes time to take the SAT or ACT for college. I felt it would be a great opportunity to provide you club leaders a schedule of testing dates and places so you could share with your club and to help them get a head of… Read More →
Summer has arrived and we are gearing up for summer events here at the Extension office. As many of you know it really never slows down much here. We always have something going on or at least planning for. I just wanted to pass along some upcoming deadline and events that will be happening this summer. Most of you know that our County awards banquet will be August 12, 2014 at the United Methodist Church in Bandera at 6:30 pm. We will have a lot of things that will… Read More →