November 2012 Terrebonne 4-H News

Ashly Delatte, Roger, Cherie  |  11/2/2012 9:22:36 PM

Pictured are the winners of the Youth Fun Run held on October 6, 2012, along with 4-H agents, Cherie Roger and Ashly Delatte. Congratulations to Saadi Thibodaux, Lexie Shorter and Carlo Dupre for winning the event.

Pictured are all race participants as they prepare to begin the First Annual Clover Race. Thanks to everyone who came out to support Terrebonne 4-H.

Clover Race

Leading the way with healthy lifestyles, Terrebonne 4-H members and supporters took to the streets of downtown Houma to participate in the first ever Clover Race. The 5K race was a huge success with over 130 participants. The event began at 8:30 am with the Youth Fun Run. The main event began at 9:00 am. Congratulations to our winners of the Fun Run; Saadi Thibodaux (1st place), Lexie Shorter (2nd place), and Carlo Dupre (3rd place.) The 5K was broken into two divisions, male and female. Shout outs to those winners; Brandon McDonald (1st place Male), Jody Ledet (2nd place Male), Josh Visser (3rd place Male), Sarah Besson (1st place Female), Sarah Green (2nd place Female) and Cassie Becnel (3rd place Female.) Thanks to everyone who came out to kick off National 4-H Week and support Terrebonne 4-H. If you would like to help out with the event for next year, please contact the 4-H Office.

4-H Night with the Tigers

Each year the LSU Athletic Department offers all 4-H’ers an opportunity to attend an LSU football game. Tickets can be purchased by 4-H’ers, their families, volunteers and 4-H professionals. The 2012 4-H Day with the Tigers took place on Saturday, September 29, 2012, at Tiger Stadium with LSU vs. Towson University. A tailgate party was held in Parker Coliseum beginning at 6:30 a.m. Youth were able to see performances from the LSU Golden Girls, LSU Cheerleaders, Mike the Tiger and the Tiger Girls. There were several games available for 4-H members in Parker Coliseum including a rock wall. Participants were also allowed to take place in a raffle with over 100 door prizes. Special thanks to all Terrebonne members who attended the event.

Upcoming events:

October 26- November 11, 2012 - State Fair of Louisiana
November 10, 2012 - Poultry and Egg Cookery- Village East School
November 13, 2012 - Jr. Leader Meeting- Houma Municipal
November 16-18, 2012 - Southwest Regional Challenge Camp
December 3, 2012 - Beef and Sugar Cookery & 4-H National Day of Service
December 7- 9, 2012 - Citizenship Camp- Pollock, LA

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