“Postal League” got its name because participants mailed their targets in for scoring via the U.S. Postal Service. It’s a state-wide shooting match where you compete on your own schedule. Keep record of your shots from November to March, and submit your scores online to the state 4-H office.
The National 4-H Congress is a gathering of a national design team extension educators, 4-H members, and 4-H volunteers who together examine issues affecting youth and try to develop methods to address those issues.
The National 4-H Conference is a yearly opportunity for 4-H members from all over the nation to gather together and discuss societal topics. Participants are selected by their state 4-H program and attend as a delegation.
The Texas 4-H Roundup is a qualifying and invitational event for 4-H youth who placed in a district level roundup or signed up to compete in one of the invitational events. The Texas 4-H Roundup has around 50 diverse competitions that tie in with the many projects that 4-H has to offer.
The trade show provides youth and adults the opportunity to visit with businesses and colleges across the state. Together we can ALL “Support the Clover” and the best youth organization in the nation.
The state 4-H dog show is held each year in July, and offers classes in agility, rally, obedience, costume, tricks, drill, showmanship and conformation. Some counties host 4-H Dog Shows. These contests will be publicized on the project page on the 4-H members tab.
Texas 4-H Congress allows 4-H members to experience the law making process first hand by writing, submitting, and then serving as a member of the House of Representatives, the Senate, the Press, or as a Lobbyist. From these roles, the 4-H members determine the fate of each bill submitted.
Shooting Sports State Games are open to all 4-H members – you do not have to qualify to compete. But you must be actively involved in a shooting sports project at your local club with a coach.
Competitors must qualify through their district in order to compete at this event. You can compete in events like western pleasure, working cowhorse, hunter under saddle, and barrel racing, to name a few. The State 4-H horse show is held each summer.