Texas 4-H Conference Center
5600 FM 3021, Brownwood
We are excited to host several camps again this fall/winter! We will be following many of the same precautions we followed for summer camp this year, as well as leaning on adult volunteers and agents to help us pull this retreat off safely. Below are the protocols we will follow and the specific needs for adult assistance for the retreat. 4-H Camp Fall and Winter Retreat Safety Protocols: Face mask will be worn when indoors and when we cannot social distance We will encourage hand washing between sessions... Read More →
Please find attached, information on the statewide Shooting Sports Coach Training being hosted in District 7 at the Texas 4-H Center in Brownwood on March 13, 2021. While the letter should answer any questions please note the following: This event will be a 1 DAY training with an online portion (required to be completed prior to arriving). Link to online training will be provided to participants once they register for the event. The online Green Injection training will allow us to complete the rest of the training in... Read More →
APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR BRIGADE SUMMER CAMPS – LEARN WILDLIFE, STEWARDSHIP, LEADERSHIP, AND MORE STATEWIDE – Texas Brigades is now accepting applications for its summer Brigade Camps. The series of eight statewide camps are open to youth, 13-17 years of age, who are interested in the outdoors. Participating young men and women are introduced to subject-specific stewardship, conservation, and management topics throughout 5 days. Camp fees ($500) include meals, lodging, materials, and more. Local sponsorships are available and encouraged. Each camp is an extensive and hands-on educational camp... Read More →
4-H members do not have to have a bee project to participate in the essay contest. The Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees, Inc. has announced their 2021 4-H Beekeeping Essay Topic. This year’s Topic is 2021 Essay Topic: Immunity: Threats to Bee Colonies and Methods to Defend Against the Threats Honey bee colonies have developed many ways to stay healthy. Their immune responses range from behaviors such as grooming to using materials such as propolis, a plant-derived substance bees coat on the interior of a... Read More →
Please see letter attached for D10 4-H Storyboard, it can be downloaded below: 4-H Storyboard Letter - Contest Date 03/29/21 Two important things to remember for this contest: Storyboard is no longer a qualifying contest. (The state contest is invitational ). COUNTY DEADLINE FOR FASHION STORYBOARDS: Fashion Storyboards are DUE to the County Extension Office by 12:00 Noon on Thursday, March 18, 2021 - this means all glue must be dry, all items are attached, and it is ready for judging at that time. Any storyboards NOT at... Read More →
Guadalupe County Extension Office
210 East Live Oak Street, Seguin
Below you will find the District 10 4-H Leaders 4 Life contest letter. In order to be accommodating of the current COVID guidelines we have made a few changes to this contest to make it work: Contest has been moved to Tuesday, April 20, 2020 Contest will be held in Seguin at the Guadalupe County Office Each team will be provided a scheduled time to arrive, they will be the only one’s allowed in the building at that time As with all of our other contests, please note... Read More →
Please see letters attached for 4-H Fashion Show Buying & Construction , they can be downloaded below: Fashion Show Buying & Construction and Natural Fibers Letter - Contest Date 04/23/21 Note - We will allow construction and buying items to be entered this year that were made/bought last year (2019-2020) since we did not have a contest in 2020.
We are excited to host our second county photography contest with Travis County! Registration for the County Photography Contest will be done via e-mail and entries are due by 5:00 PM on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Entry into the contest is free. Please email all entries to CEP 4-H Agent Nathan Tucker at: Nathan.Tucker@agnet.tamu.edu Instructions for labeling photos and the category descriptions can be found in the rules at http://bit.ly/21PhotoRules.