Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Friendship 4-H Night at Taco Cabana

Friendship 4-H is hosting a night at Taco Cabana  - a portion of ticket sales will be kicked back to the club.
2507 E. Riverside Dr., Austin, TX 78741

Wednesday, June 8, 2011
 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Look for the flyer posted on travis4h.com  - under the "4-H Events" page - print flyer to hand to cashier.

Presidential Student Service Award Applicaton

If you are submitting community service hours for the Presidential Student Service Awards, please have your applications submitted by Friday, June 3, 2011 The application may be found at travis4h.com

Monday, May 23, 2011

Texas 4-H Outdoor Challenge

The Texas 4-H Outdoor Challenge is scheduled for July 9-10 at the Texas 4-H Conference Center in Brownwood.  Registration will take place on 4-H Connect for all contestants from May 16 through June 15.  There will also be an option for non-contestants to reserve lodging and meals.
Below are a few details about the event and registration.
Contest registration fee (per person) = $30  (does not include any meals nor lodging)
LODGING/MEALS COSTS PER PERSON (optional for contestants and non-contestants)
Option 1:  Friday/Saturday night lodging + 5 meals = $110
Option 2:  Saturday night lodging + 4 meals = $70
Option 3:  no lodging; but do need 5 meals = $60
Option 4:  no lodging; but do need 4 meals = $50
There are 10 events for this year's Outdoor Challenge.  Those are listed in blue below.  Rules and resources pertaining to each of those events and how they will be scored can be found on our website at:  http://tinyurl.com/tx4hoc
Events: Archery, Shotgun, Canoeing, Knots, Wildlife, Fishing, Rifle, Camping Safety and Swimming.
As a reminder, this is a contest, so all participants need to come prepared to compete in each of these 10 events.  There is no time in the schedule for training.
Thank you and we look forward to another great Outdoor Challenge this summer!!  If you have any questions, please let me or Larry Hysmith know.  Please feel free to utilize the attachments in promoting this event.
If you have any questions about this event or need more information, please contact Cory at cmtalley@ag.tamu.edu

Friday, May 20, 2011

D-10 Jr. Leader Rally

Who:  Juniors & Intermediates – Ages 9-13

What:  Learn about the Texas 4-H Outdoor Challenge and                   

Where:  Helotes 4-H Activity Center

This will be in conjunction with District Record Book Judging --- Map is attached)

Check out the flyer at www.travis4h.com  (look under 4-H Events)

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Cedar Park Rodeo

This three day event will include both PBR and PRCA competition as well as tons of fun for your group! Event will be held June 23-25, 2011 at the Cedar Park Center. The order form can be found at www.travis4h.com - look under the tab " non 4-H Events" - The center is offering a discount to 4-H groups so if you plan to go, be sure to tell them you want the 4-H discount.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Leader Lab Registation Deadline Extended

For those youth who will be or are 13 years of age by June 29, 2011 and have not graduated are eligible to attend District 10 Leadership Lab in Brownwood, TX. The registration deadline has been extended through May 31st. Register via 4-H Connect. A flyer may be found on travis4h.com under the events tab.

Email Cory with questions; cmtalley@ag.tamu.edu

Thursday, May 5, 2011

2012 San Antonio Livestock Show Changes

If you plan to participate in the 2012 San Antonio Livestock Show please take a moment to check out their website for some scheduling changes. At this time, the schedule is different than from years past.