We will have a new CEA Agent on board Monday. Meagan Mohr 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. Our club meetings have started for this year. Please enroll your child so the Club Manager can print out the list to show the members in her club. JD Folbre, CEA-AG/4-H Coordinator, 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 email 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. 31,2012 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 Monday at 7 p.m. at Panna Maria School Bldg. 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 and check for details.
2013 MAJOR SHOWS
We have been checking on the dates/schedules for the 2013 Major Shows and will send out our Fall Newsletter as soon as we get this information.
STAR OF TEXAS CALF SCRAMBLE –AUSTIN
The deadline to enter on line for the Calf Scramble in Austin, is on Monday, Oct. 1. The Calf Scramble will be on Saturday, March 16 . The only way to sign up is on line, but please contact JD to let him know you are interested. Office 830-780-3906.
VALIDATION FOR MAJOR SHOW GOATS AND LAMBS
Validation of all Major Show Lambs and Goats will be at the Karnes County Show Barn in Kenedy, Wednesday, Oct. 17 from 5 – 7 p.m. If you have any questions, call JD Folbre at 830-780-3906
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION INFORMATION
Extension programs are open to all citizens without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age or national origin.