December 11, 2018
4-H Facebook: Don’t forget we have a 4-H Facebook page!!!! We post 4-H Blasts, 4-H contest results and neat opportunities to do in 4-H! Make sure that you “see us first” in your settings. Step 1: Like the Page, Step 2: Click on Following, Step 3: See First, Step 4: Turn Notifications ON! Then you will see all 4-H posts when they arrive!
MCJLS DATES TO REMEMBER:
MCJLS- March 28-30, 2019
County Council/Club Manager Meeting Dates:
County Council will kick back in gear in January! The following are the dates for County Council:
Wednesday, January 16th, 5:30pm, Gause School Library (Recordbook Training)
Feb/March- NO MEETINGS, Stock Shows and Contest Preparations
Monday, April 15th, 5:30pm, Thorndale Sr Citizens Center (Teen Issues/Driving- Healthy Ambassadors give presentation)
Monday, May 20th, 5:30pm Cameron, Bea’s Kitchen (Officer Election)
Tuesday, June 25th, 5:30pm, Cameron, Bea’s Kitchen (Club Manager Training, Recordbook Judging)
Please mark your calendars to join us for these meetings!!!!
Teen Leadership Retreat: Registration has opened for Teen Retreat, January 4-6, 2019. 4-H youth currently in 7th through 12th grade can register to attend. Agents, specialist, and former summer staff will lead educational sessions covering the topics of; Survival Guide to Turning 18, STEM, Teambuilding, and Advocacy. To register go to texas4hcenter.tamu.edu and click on “Register Now”.
National 4-H Conference: The application for National 4-H Conference is now open on 4HConnect. Conference is scheduled for April 6-11, 2019 at the National 4-H Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland just outside of Washington DC. National 4-H Conference is a working conference in which youth and adults, at the invitation of the Secretary of Agriculture, assist in the development of recommendations to help guide 4-H Youth Development programs nationally and in local communities. There is no fee for a member to apply. However, a fee of $2,000 will be due for members selected to participate by February 4, 2019.
Milam County 4-H Information! For information about any 4-H related activity, please go to the website or facebook page! www.Join4-h.com or www.facebook.com/milamcountyfourH
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