Red River Parish 4-H Fern sale: Orders can be placed with any 4-H member or by calling the office at 932-4342. Available choices are Boston, Asparagus, and Macho for $20 hanging baskets. The deadline to order is March 24th and they will be available for pickup at the LSU AgCenter office March 29th. This sale helps 4-H members to go to camps, workshops and 4-H University.
Red River Parish Pet Show will be held March 20th at the fairgrounds. Registration is at 1:45 and the show starts at 2:00. Open to ALL Red River Parish kids ages 5-16. Medals awarded in elementary and Jr/Sr high divisions. Admission fee is a donation to Hope for Paws.
Red River Parish March service project is Hope for Paws. According to Mrs. Kay Kaufman, from Natchitoches Hope for Paws, Red River Parish has several animals being fostered. These donations will go to the Red River Parish Foster Homes. Donations can be brought to the 4-H office during the month of March, to Riverdale, Red River Elementary School (McCoy), Red River Junior High (Lacaze), and Red River High School (Danzy). Donations can also be brought to the pet show March 20th at the fairgrounds.