4-H

The Newburg 4-H Club held its first meeting of the 2019-2020 school year at the Comanche Elementary School on Tuesday, September 10. Several members were in attendance along with new kids and parents wanting to learn about 4-H. They had sign up sheets fro projects from robotics and judging classes to the more traditional food and nutrition and fashion. Five science door prizes were given away and the kids enjoyed pizza. If you are interested in being involved in 4-H, contact the Comanche County Extension Office at 325-356-2539. Texas 4-H is like a club for kids and teens ages 5-18, and it’s BIG! It’s the largest youth development program in Texas with more than 550,000 youth each year. No matter where you live or what you like to do, Texas 4-H has something that lets you be a better you! You may think 4-H is only for your friends with animals, but it’s so much more! You can do activities like shooting sports, food science, healthy living, robotics, fashion, and photography. Look for 4-H clubs at your school, an after-school program, a community center, or even on base or through the reserves for military families. Texas 4-H is part of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Texas A&M System. Founded in 1908, 4-H is the largest youth development program in Texas, reaching more than 550,000 youth each year.

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