District 8 4-H Scholarship Application

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Deadline to submit the District 8 4-H Scholarship applications is May 15, 2016.

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January 2017 4-H Newsletter

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January 2017 4-H Newsletter

Walk Across Texas Wrap-Up Event

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Join us on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 5:30 at the Cameron Park Redwood Shelter to celebrate the steps that were made during Walk Across Texas.  Prizes will be given to the First and Second place teams and to the First and Second place solo walkers.  Door prizes will be given as well.

Walk Across Texas Wrap-Up

Three Easy Bites That Won’t Weigh You Down

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Three Easy Bites nutrition program will be held April 21, 28 and May 5.  Come to these hour long sessions for three weeks and you’ll learn how to take the first steps to achieving a healthy lifestyle!  See attached flyer for more information.  Contact the Extension Office at (254)757-5180 for more information.

Three Easy Bites

Payday and Auto Title Lending Update and Training – April 7

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Payday and Auto Title Lending Update and Training will be held on April 7 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Heart of Texas Goodwill Learning Center located at 1700 S. New Road in Waco.  Join us for a roundtable to hear predatory lending updates at the federal, state, and local level as well as steps to get involved in your community.  Special guest speaker will be Ann Baddour, Director of the Fair Financial Services Project at Texas Appleseed.  Participants can sign up at http://bit.ly/1WlT3VI  .  The program is hosted by the Waco Citizens for Responsible Lending Education subcommittee.  For more information, contact Meilana Charles at 254-757-5180 or e-mail at macharles@ag.tamu.edu or Tiffany Fry at 254-753-7337 or e-mail at tfry@hotgoodwill.org.

Payday and Auto Title Lending Update and Training – April 7

 

 

McLennan County Master Gardener Sale – May 14

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McLennan County Master Gardener Plant Sale will be held on May 14 at Westview Village located at 551 N. Valley Mills Drive (corner of New Road and North Valley Mills Drive) from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  See attached flyer for more information.  Call the Extension office at 254-757-5180 if you have any questions.

Master Gardener Plant Sale – May 14

Vegetable Gardening Workshop – April 25th

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Vegetable Gardening Workshop is going to be held on April 25 at Gnismer Farms in Riesel, Texas.  Registration starts at 12:30 and program starts at 1:00.  Cost is $12 per participant and attendees will receive three (3) General CEU’s.  See attached flyer for more information.

Vegetable Gardening Workshop

 

Project Runway – April 9

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Project Runway will be held on Saturday, April 9, from 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  We will meet at Goodwill on New Road at 8:30 a.m. and find our outdated item to refashion.  We will then head to JoAnn’s in Central Texas Marketplace to buy what will make it trendy. Then we will go to Crestview Church of Christ on Delhi as our work location until 1:00 p.m.  If the participants don’t use all their money, they will receive a refund.  The participants will work in groups for the refashion project and pool their money to modify one clothing item. Program includes refashion Style Trends and Fashion Clothing Buying.  Cost is $10.  Bring a sack lunch and drink, sewing machine, scissors, and notions.  Participants must pre-register by April 6 to Jennifer Crow at thecrowsnest95@gmail.com.

2016-2017 Youth Council Officer Applications Due – May 6

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2016-2017 Youth Council Officer Applications are due to Kelsy Schatte by May 6th.  Call the office if you have any questions.
2016-2017 Youth Council Officer Application (Word)
2016-2017 Youth Council Officer Application (PDF)

State Fair of Texas Lamb and Goat Validation Orders Due April 11 at 12:00 p.m.

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2016 State Fair of Texas Lamb and Goad Validation Orders are due by Monday, April 11, at 12:00 p.m.  Tag orders and payment must be received to complete your order.  Tags are $15 each, and late tag entry orders will be $25.  Payment must be made by check or money order – no cash is accepted. Order form is attached.  Contact Erich Schatte at 254-757-5180 or erich.schatte@ag.tamu.edu if you have any questions.
2016 State Fair of Texas Validation Order Form