4-H News


The Rosewood Livestock 4H club met Sunday, Feb. 12, at 5 p.m. at the Lensman home. We had 17 members present. The 4H pledge was led by Claire Lensman. Since it was our first meeting of the year, we went around and introduced ourselves in place of roll call. One of our advisors, Mindy Lensman, handed out ribbons from 4H 2016.

We elected our officers. They are as follows:

President: Karson Anway

Vice President: Claire Lensman

Secretary: Madison Gibson

Treasurer: Blake Hoffer

News Reporter: Malia Quesenberry

Health & Safety Officer: Whytney Faulkner

Recreation Leader: Jake Ludlow

We are going to have a fundraiser on Sunday, April 2nd 2017 at the Star Pig Sale at the Champaign County Fairgrounds. We each will work a shift from 4-6 pm or 6-8 pm.

We have two Cloverbud members this year. Their names are Cooper Breslin and Drake Lensman

The skillathons this year are as follows:

Horses: July 17, 2017

Beef: July 18, 2017

Swine: July 22, 2017

The 2017 Pork Banquet will be held in March. The day is yet to be determined.

There will be two 4-H camps this year. They will be held June 26-30 and July 5-9. There is also a Cloverbud camp on June 15-16.

We voted on club dues and decided that we will all pay $20.00 and this is due by April 2, 2017.

In regards to recreation, we are planning on taking a trip to the OSU Livestock area and Woodside Veterinary Office. The date is still be determined.

Our next meeting will be held and the Lensman home on Sunday March 12, 2017 at 5:00PM

Submitted by Malia Quesenberry