Meagan Mohr our CEA Agent is originally from around here and will be working with 4-H and Family Consumer Sciences for our county. Please welcome her back and come by the office and say hello. JD Folbre, CEA-AG/4-H Coordinator at 830-780-3906.
4-H Connect is up and running for the 2012-2013 school year. If you have trouble remembering your password please contact me. It is vital that you fill in all necessary information and have a usable e-mail and remember your password. Much of our communication will be through e-mail starting this year. Go to http://texas.4honline.com and register for 4-H has open enrollment, so if you know anyone who is still interested please tell them to let me know and we can get them signed up. The fee for the year is $20 until Oct. 31 then will go up to $25 per child. Adult volunteers will not be charged.
KARNES COUNTY 4-H CLUB MEETINGS
The 4-H Club meetings for Karnes County are listed as follows: Falls City 4-H, 1st Sunday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Falls City AG Shop, Kenedy 4-H Club, 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:15 p.m. at the Kenedy Fire Station. Lonesome Dove 4-H, 2nd Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Small World Nursery School, Panna Maria 4-H, 1st Sunday at 6:30 p.m. at Panna Maria School Bldg. Runge 4-H Club, 2nd Sunday of the month at 3 p.m. at Connie Smart’s CPA Office.
KARNES COUNTY YOUTH SHOW RULES
The 2013 KCYS Rules are on the web. Go to karnes.agrilife.org. Look until Current Information.
4-H PECAN FUND RAISER PACKETS
The packets for our Pecan Fund raiser were mailed out last week. Some families have not enrolled as of Friday, Sept. 28. If you do not receive a fund raiser packet, please call the office and we will mail you one. This is the only “Fund Raiser” we have and all 4-H members are required to sell. Deadline to Club Manager is Oct. 24 for all sales and monies.
MAJOR LIVESTOCK SHOW SIGN UP
This year all Major Show FFA and 4-H entry cards will be turned in on the same day. If you are entering a Major Show, you must turn in your entry material on Wednesday, Nov. 14 from 4-6 p.m. at the Extension Office. If this is your 1st Enrollment, you have to complete the Quality Counts Program and print the Verification Certificates, bring them tonight. Stay in touch with your Ag teacher or Extension Office about sign-up. If you have any questions, call the Extension Office at 780-3906.