Wednesday, April 29, 2015

2015 D-10 Leadership Lab

Promotional Information for the 2015 D-10 Leadership Lab has been posted. June 24-26, at T Bar M in New Braunfels. This is open to youth 13 years of age and older. Check out the link for more information.

Registration is online via 4-H Connect - May 4th - June 1st 
Link to Connect:
Cost: $235

This is the annual event in which youth are elected to the District 10 4-H Council and participate in Leadership Workshops.


Youth Leadership Program - Public Speaking

Do you have a fear of public speaking or need help with eliminating the ah's, uhm's and and's from your speeches, then the Youth Leadership Program is for you! July 20-22, 2015

Link to flyer for more information:  Click here
Registration Link:

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

D-8 Shooting Sports Coach Training - Registration ends May 4th

D-8 is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Shooting Sports Coach Certification Training for Archery, Rifle, Pistol, and Shotgun in Ellis County (Waxahachie area) on May 16-17, 2015.

 This training is open to any potential coaches across the state.
  • Registration will be conducted through 4‐H Connect.
  • Look for 2015 D8 4-H Shooting Sports Coach Certification Training - Waxahachie
  • Registration will be open April 1, 2015 and closes May 4, 2015.
  • Please pay close attention to the deadline!
  • Cost is $120

Participants MUST have completed and passed the Background Check PRIOR to registering for the event, so if they have not completed this, they should do so IMMEDIATELY! NO EXCEPTIONS!!!

Additional details:
  • Registration will cover meals and course materials.
  • Only one discipline certification (archery, pistol, rifle, or shotgun) is obtainable per participant per training.
  • Lodging will not be provided for registrants.
  • Event will begin at 8:00am on Saturday, May 16 and tentatively end at noon on Sunday, May 17, 2015.
  • Tentative schedule, what to bring list, and release forms attached. Additional details will be sent to those that register.

Visit the website to view more details (including lodging information):

4-H Family Fishing Weekend


Save the date for the first 4-H Family Fishing Weekend to take place on July 17-19 at Camp Tyler on Lake Tyler just outside of Tyler (Smith County).  This weekend is open to any 4-H family with a current enrollment profile.  Various training options will be available for all ages throughout the weekend.  These trainings will help adults and youth add to a 4-H Sportfishing project in their home county.  However, the weekend is for fishing and some families may want to just spend their time fishing together.  No matter what activities are chosen, the weekend is for family, fishing and fellowship.  Registration will open on 4-H Connect from May 15 - June 19.
See the attached document for more details.
Additional details will be posted on the 4-H Sportfishing webpage ( and the Natural Resources blog (