Tuesday, August 10, 2010

August Newsletter

Lamb & Goats-If you are in need of help with your lamb or goat project call Mr. Jenschke immediately at the Extension Office.

Project Awards-All project awards will be due on Monday, August 16. Please get these in to the office so you can be recognized at the 4-H banquet.

Lamb, Goat & Swine Tags-If you would like to attend Major Shows (Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, San Angelo or Austin) in the upcoming year you will need to call the office NO LATER than Thursday, August 26.

4-H Banquet-We will be having our annual 4-H Banquet on Monday, August 30 @ 7:00 p.m. This will be at the Main Event where we will be having fajitas with all the fixings. Tickets are on sale now until Monday, August 23 at the office. Tickets are $10 each.

Officer Training-There will be an officer training on Wednesday, August 18 at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners Courtroom in the Courthouse. All officers are required to attend.

Rabbits & Poultry-If you are showing rabbits or poultry this year all orders need to be called into the office & paid to Angela Teichelman at Western Equipment between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. by Thursday, September 30. Rabbits will be $40 each and must you must purchase 3. Poultry is $20 and you receive 15.

4-H Sign-Up Night-We will have sign-up night on Monday, September 13 from 4-6 p.m. at the Courthouse. If you wish to have a project display please let us know as soon as possible.

4-H Parent & Leader Meeting-We will have a parents and adult leaders meeting on Monday, September 13 immediately following Sign-Up Night. Please make arrangements to attend.

Elementary Back-to-School Night-We will be providing information to the Elementary students during Back-to-School Night on Thursday, August 26. If you would like to help please call the office.