Montague County 4-H banquet this Sunday

The Montague County 4-H Youth will host the annual awards banquet at 2 p.m. Aug. 16 in the courthouse annex at Montague.

4-H youth and families are invited to attend as the youth conduct the banquet, as well as receive awards for their accomplishments over the last year.

Justin Hansard and Elsie Lacey, both county AgriLife Extension agents, help coordinate 4-H activities along with other adult volunteers.

They report $47,000 in 4-H scholarships were awarded to six deserving youth from the county back in June.

A meal will be served with no charge to 4-H youth and their parents, but there will be a $10 charge for others who would like to attend.

Any former Gold Star winner is invited to attend and be recognized. Call the extension office at 894-2831 to reserve a place.

Awards will include the Bronze, Silver and Gold Star honors along with citizenship, Danforth ‘I Dare You’, helping hand, plus record book awards. To reserve a place for the banquet call 940-894-2831.