Plano FFA Update

November 26, 2018

UPCOMING EVENTS

December FFA Meeting

Monday, December 3

6:00 PM

Country Burger - Parker & Independence


Bring $5 cash or check payable to 'Plano FFA Booster Club' to cover meal expense

Bring $5-10 gift for gift exchange

Wear an ugly holiday sweater


RSVP by Friday 11/30

District 7 Banquet

LIMITED TO FIRST 8 STUDENTS TO SIGN UP. (If some schools do not fulfill their 8 spots, we potentially could bring up to 10 students.)


$10 check or money order payable to 'Plano FFA' due Monday 12/3


Official dress required


Date: Tuesday, December 4

Time: 5:30 PM (Arrive no later than 5:15 PM)

Location: Haggard Party Barn - 5948 McKamy Trail

***Since this event is within Plano ISD students must provide their own transportation.

Talent Contest: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 11/27 - 5 PM

Students interested in competing in the FFA Talent Contest need to e-mail Ms. Boles no later than Friday, November 16th. The district competition will take place at the District 7 Banquet on 12/4.


Deadline extended to 11/27.

Christmas Cops: Gift Drive

Once again we are joining with the Heritage Farmstead Museum to help out Plano children in need. See the form below for more information regarding the Plano Police Association's annual Christmas Cops gift drive.


Please sign up below & bring donations to your ag classroom by Monday, December 3rd.

Plano Christmas Parade

Float Decorating

Friday, December 7

Heritage Farmstead Museum

4:30 PM (or as soon as you can get their after school) until finished - estimated time: 45 minutes


Parade

Saturday, December 8

Meet at Plano ISD Administration Building

Dress warm & festive

*More info will be given as the date approaches

Showmanship Clinic

Saturday, December 15

PISD Project Center (pig show)

Heritage Farmstead Museum (lamb & goat show)


All Plano ISD showing lambs, goats, and pigs will be participating in this show. Any FFA member & their family are invited to attend this show.

FFA OFFICIAL DRESS

FFA members that are planning to be very actively involved should consider ordering an FFA jacket and scarf (females) or tie (males). Students will wear official dress to the following events:

-National FFA Convention

-Texas FFA State Convention

-District & Area meetings / banquets / conventions

-Leadership Development Event (LDEs) contests

-End of the Year Plano FFA Banquet

COMMUNICATION

Remind Text Messages

Text @planoffa to 81010


All members and parents should sign up to receive FFA text messages.

Google Calendar

www.google.com/calendar or CalenMob app using a PISD login


*Request calendar access by sending the PISD username to Shalley.Boles@pisd.edu

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Upcoming FFA Meetings

Monday, December 3 - Country Burger

Thursday, January 24- PSHS Ag Rooms B-145

Tuesday, March 19 - PSHS Ag Rooms B145

Monday, April 29 - Fun Meeting! TBD

Tuesday, May 7 - FFA Banquet - Haggard Party Barn - 6 PM