Sunday, October 23, 2011

October Meeting

Don't forget about our October Meeting!!!

Tuesday, Oct. 25th @ 6:30pm

Alto First Baptist in the fellowship hall!

See you soon!!!

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

4-H Awards Banquet

"Quality Counts"

& 4-H Ipod Dance

Bring your Ipods and MP3 Players...(age appropriate music & lyrics only)

Who is invited: properly enrolled 4-H members & parents only!!!

When: November 5th (6 -11 PM)

Where: Jacksonville Show Barn

Why: For the fun of it!!!

How: with the help of volunteers*

* Each Club must have at least one parent/adult leader present at the barn during the entire program, if that club will have children attending.

4-H Members & Adult Volunteers must be pre-register by contacting the

4-H office no later than

5 PM Tuesday, November 1st

(903) 683-5416

PRICE of Admission: FREE!!!!

6:00 PM - Annual Awards Banquet

6:30 PM - "Quality Counts" Session

8:30 PM - 4-H Dance

11:30 PM - Clean-Up and Go Home!

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Archery Meeting Date Changes

Please make note that the date for the Archery Workshop has changed to October 24 from 6pm to 8pm. There was a conflict with the Oct. 18th date and the Hay Judging Awards Banquet. Anyone planning to participate in the archery program or that has previously participated in the past must attend this workshop in order to participate with us this year. So mark your calendars, save it to your phone, or put a note on your fridge...just don't miss this meeting!!!

Pizza will be served to those who attend! Any Questions -- email Vonnie Anderson

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Next Meeting we will be planning our fundraiser which will be on November 4th. Make plans to attend the October meeting on Oct. 25th at 6:30pm at Alto First Baptist Church. See you soon!

Monday, October 3, 2011

East Texas Show Star Series

The 3rd Annual East Texas Show Star Series will be held on October 23rd & 24th at the Nacogdoches Show Barn.  This is a great opportunity for 4-H families that are new to showing livestock, as well as those who are seasoned veterans of the show ring.  Check out their site at  for more information on Beef, Lamb, and Goat clinics.

Friday, October 7, 2011 is the "EARLY" deadline to register for the above mentioned event.  After October 7th, a $10  increase will be asssed for those registrations received after that date.  The link to register is   This is an exceptional educational program for those new 4-H families or even some that may need a refresher course in livestock management.