Red River Parish has a new 4-H Agent. She is Jessie Fontenot and she comes to the parish from Natchitoches. The Journal met Jessie and Diane Uzzel of the LSU Ag Center at the parish Police Jury meeting on Monday night. You’ll be hearing more from them both in the near future.
Sign up is happening now for 4-H Camp. Students must be in Grade 4th, 5th, and 6th and must be 12 years of age or younger on January 1st of 2019. Red River Parish Camp date is July 8-12. Come by the 4-H office and sign up. A deposit is required at signup. Deadline is April 19th.
Here is a fun event to take the kids to. Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will perform an original dance version of Dr. Seuss’ “The Cat in the Hat” March 14-16 and March 17 at 2 p.m. in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Tickets are $15 and $12 for senior citizens.
Don’t forget the awards banquet at Red River Cowboy Church for contestants that rode at 3 or more playdays is Sunday, March 10th at 5:00 p.m. in the arena. Please feel free to bring your lawn chairs. The new playday schedule starts soon. Check their Facebook page for details.