4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship and life skills. If I can be of any help in anyway, please call the Extension office 830-780-3906. Please continue to let me know of things in your club! I would like to be of any assistance that I can! Meredith Carter, CEA-FCS/4-H Coordinator.
MAJOR SHOW STEER VALIDATION
DEADLINE FOR TAGS – APRIL 25
This year Major Show Steer Validation will be on Wednesday, June 20 from 4-7 p.m. at the Karnes City Veterinary Hospital. Important: You must order your tags from the Extension office no later than Wednesday, April 25. The cost of the tag will be $10.00/tag and you must pay for the tags when you place your order. Also, the money for the tags is non-refundable. You must order and pay for tags through the Extension office and make checks payable to: Karnes 4-H Club Fund. You must order through the Extension office. The exhibitor does not have to be present at validation, but a parent or legal guardian must be present to sign the paperwork. All steers must be validated on June 20 unless a major emergency arises. Please call the Extension office at 780-3906 if you have any questions and be sure to place your tag order and pay for them by April 25th .
Karnes County came back with ribbons for District Photography. Brent Gisler, Intermediate Division, Animals Wildlife, 1st Place Ribbon; Animals Domestic, Blue Ribbon; Elements of Design, Blue Ribbon; Plant/Flora, Red Ribbon; Details & Macro, 3rd Place Ribbon; Brooke Gisler, Junior Division, Animals Wildlife, 3rd Place Ribbon; Plant/Flora, Blue Ribbon; Food, 2nd Place Ribbon; Dominant Color, 1st Place Ribbon; Kristi Bolf, Animals Domestic, Blue Ribbon; Congratulation for doing so well! We are very proud of all of you!
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. Karnes City 4-H Club, 3rd Sunday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Karnes County Show Barn, 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 Day Care, Panna Maria 4-H, 1st Monday at 7 p.m. at Panna Maria Snoga Store. Runge 4-H Club, 2nd Sunday of the month at 3 p.m. at the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.
KARNES COUNTY 4-H BLOG
Be sure to check the blog for all upcoming information! All upcoming contest deadlines and schedules are on karnesco4h.blogspot.com Be sure & check for details.
FASHION SHOW CONTEST
Fashion Show contest has two categories. Buying category allows youth to purchase an outfit and justify quality and price. Youth can construct a garment, etc. Both categories require paperwork. District Fashion Show is April 28 at the Victoria Mall.
2012 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
The Dove Country Classic, Travis Lynch Memorial Scholarship and Karnes County Youth Show scholarship are available from your AG teacher or County Extension Agent. If eligible, please fill one out. Applications are due May 4 in the County Extension Office by 5 p.m.
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION INFORMATION
Extension programs are open to all citizens without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age or national origin.