Category Archives: 4-H Event

05/14/21 4-H Email Blast: Recordbook Reminders (Due 06/02/21)

05/14/21 RECORDBOOK REMINDERS Hey all! We wanted to send out a few reminders for recordbooks, since their due date is coming up here pretty quickly.  Please let me know if you have any questions or need any help with them!! IMPORTANT DATES: COUNTY: June 2, 2021: Recordbooks are due to the County Extension Office by 12:00 Noon June 7-10, 2021: Recordbooks will be judged June 14, 2021: Recordbooks advancing to District may be picked up from the County Extension Office to make corrections (all others will be returned at banquet) DISTRICT:… Read More →

05/07/21 4-H Email Blast: District 10 Leadership Lab Information

05/07/21 DISTRICT 10 LEADERSHIP LAB INFORMATION INFORMATION IN THIS EMAIL BLAST (IN ORDER): Quick Event Overview Registration Information Additional Links & Information Other Opportunities Hey all!We just received the information for our District 10 Leadership Lab for this year!  This is an incredibly fun opportunity for youth ages 13 and older to get to meet and interact with other youth in the District, learn leadership activities and skills, and to potentially run for additional leadership positions!  If you serve in a youth leadership role (teen leader, club officer,… Read More →

03/26/21 4-H Email Blast: Consumer Decision Making Contest Information

03/26/21: CONSUMER DECISION MAKING CONTEST INFORMATION Good morning, Consumer Decision Makers! Thank you so much for your patience with us as we balance our livestock show duties and figuring out virtual contests this year!  Please see the contest details below and let us know if you have any questions about them.  All participants will receive a reminder of the details below when we send out the contest links.  We are also including a reminder for the upcoming District 10 CDM contest that is opening soon.  Please note that all youth are… Read More →

20-21 In-Person Recordbook Overview

2020-2021 In-Person Recordbook Overview Date: Monday, April 19, 2021 Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Location: Lee County Extension Office; 310 S. Grimes St.; Giddings, TX 78942 RSVP Online at: http://bit.ly/21RecordbookIP  Contact us at: Bastrop County Ext. Office: 512-581-7186 or MLMickelson@ag.tamu.edu Lee County Ext. Office: 979-542-2753 or Geri.Kline@ag.tamu.edu  

03/15/21 4-H Email Blast: Recordbook Development Opportunities

03/15/21 RECORDBOOK DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES INFORMATION IN THIS EMAIL BLAST (IN ORDER): In-Person Opportunities Virtual Opportunities Recorded Opportunities Other Opportunities IN-PERSON OPPORTUNITIES: We’ll be going over the whole recordbook from cover to cover and answering any questions you have! Date: Monday, April 19, 2021 Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Location: Lee County Extension Office; 310 S. Grimes St.; Giddings, TX 78942 RSVP Online at: http://bit.ly/21RecordbookIP  Contact us at: Bastrop County Ext. Office: 512-581-7186 or MLMickelson@ag.tamu.edu Lee County Ext. Office: 979-542-2753 or Geri.Kline@ag.tamu.edu VIRTUAL OPPORTUNITIES: We’ll be going through the recordbook cover to cover in… Read More →

03/10/21 4-H Email Blast: District 10 4-H Roundup Contest Information

District 10 4-H Fall Roundup Contests Hey all! We wanted to pass on updates about the 2021 District 10 4-H Spring Roundup Contests.  There have been some adjustments to the schedule and to some of the locations.  We have tried to summarize them for your convenience below! General Information: What is this? District 10 4-H Roundup is a clustered set of contests where youth from all 21 counties in District 10 4-H compete against each other.  There is a D10 Fall Roundup and a D10 Spring Roundup.  A few… Read More →

02/24/21 4-H Email Blast: Smithville Livestock Show Broiler, Rabbit, & Schedule Updates

This email is geared towards exhibitors entered in the Smithville Livestock Show Hey all! We wanted to pass on updates about the 2021 Smithville Livestock Show.  There have been some adjustments to the schedule to assist with social distancing.  We’ve also included some reminders for Broiler & Rabbit Exhibitors. Broiler Exhibitors: The broiler pick-up date is Tuesday, March 2nd, from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the Smithville HS Ag Shop Rabbit Exhibitors: Please touch base with your rabbit breeder.  The recent bad weather has affected a lot… Read More →

02/24/21 4-H Email Blast 2: Bastrop Area Livestock Show Reminders for next week

This email is geared towards exhibitors entered in the Bastrop Area Livestock Show. Hey all! We wanted to pass on a few reminders for the upcoming Bastrop Area Livestock Show this week!  Please read through the reminders and updates and let us know if  you have any questions.  I’ll be at the show if y’all need anything next week, but will be in Houston for the auction on Saturday. I also want to share that there has been a report of a group of pigs that were present… Read More →

D10 Leaders 4 Life Contest – 04/20/21

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 →

01/15/2021 4-H Livestock Email Blast – Major Show Updates, Bastrop & Smithville Reminders, & Weigh Days

INFORMATION IN THIS EMAIL BLAST (IN ORDER) Major Show Updates Livestock Project Weigh Day Bastrop Area Livestock Show Reminders Smithville Livestock Show Reminders Other Opportunities Howdy and Happy Friday, Y’all! We wanted to pass on some quick updates for livestock exhibitors – we were hoping to have more information for you this week, but we are still confirming details with most of the major livestock shows.  In the meantime, please remember that Ashley and I are happy to make arrangements to visit you and your livestock projects or… Read More →