Dallas County 4-H Event and Meeting Calendar

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Greek Cowboys get a jump on Easter

The Greek Cowboys of Coppell 4H Club made Easter Eggs for the residents of Sandy Lake Rehabilitation Center. Members decorated and stuffed the Easter Eggs and then delivered them to residents at the facility on Saturday.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Keeping Seagoville Beautiful

Seagoville 4-H Club participated in a trash-bash in Seagoville on April 5th.   Katie, Elizabeth, Jessica, Jade and Jordyn picked up at least  5 bags of trash. They cleaned up around the baseball field and pond at Central Park.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Indoor Archery State Tournament

Archers from across the state of Texas converged in Bay City and Graham to take part in the 4-H State Indoor Archery Tournament.  Eight Dallas County archers traveled to Graham to compete.

Cruz 6th - First Year Intermediate Barebow
McKenzie 2nd - First Year Senior Barebow
Lupe 5th - First Year Senior Barebow
Eamon 1st - Senior Barebow
Christian 2nd - Senior Barebow
Reid 1st - First Year Senior II Compound Aided
Cielo 1st - First Year Senior II Compound Unaided
Michael struggled with equipment problems all day but still managed to score well in the most populated category Senior Compound Aided.

Congratulations to all!

Saturday, March 15, 2014

The Urbanites EGG-cellent Adventure

Members of the Urbanite Poultry Project Group took the Fancy Feathers Poultry Show by Storm on Saturday. Members traveled all the way to Dripping Springs to show off their birds, their eggs and their knowledge.
McKenzie's hen was awarded Reserve Grand Champion of the Junior Show. How cool is that?
Urbanites had a wonderful time at the Fancy Feathers Poultry Show
Junior Egg Show Reserve Champion - Christian
In the Egg Show Eamon's trio of standard eggs took 2nd place in their class and his bantam egg took 1st in content. Christian's egg took 1st place in the Standard Content class and his Standard eggs not only took 1st in the All Other Colors category but was also awarded the Reserve Champion of the junior egg show.
Eamon, Christian and Mrs. Sandefer all placed in the egg show
Even the Urbanite Club leader, Mrs Sandefer, did egg-ceptionally well in the egg show capturing the Reserve Champion spot with her Standard eggs in the All Other Colors category and 3rd place in the Standard Brown category.
Youth Poultry Showmanship - Reserve Champion Cielo and Grand Champion Christian
There were 35 participants in the Youth Poultry Showmanship Competition where participants are judged on their bird, their knowledge and their handling skill. At the end of the day the top two awards went to Urbanites!  Cielo and Christian were awarded beautiful silver award buckles.
Way to go Urbanites!

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