On April 4, the Designing Kids 4-H Club collected food items for the food drive and collected 68 items and $20 in donations. The theme for the 4-H booths has been set as “Get Connected With 4-H.” On June 14 there will be a day camp from 9:30-3:30 focusing on rocketry and woodworking projects. Alyssa Gilreath gave a demonstration on nutrition and table setting; Gabrielle Gilreath gave a demonstration on healthy snacks.
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At the first meeting of the Mad River Jr. Livestock Club on Feb. 27, we discussed changes for the year, upcoming project selection, and elected the following officers: President Ariana Spina, Vice President Adalyn Caudill, Secretary Maria McIntosh, Treasurer Dominic Spina, and News Reporter Morgan Truesdale.
We also held meetings on March 13, April 10, and April 24. At our most recent meeting on April 24, we heard reports on service day and a report on making a Reese’s Outrageous from Dairy Queen. We discussed the dates for 4-H and Cloverbud camps as well. Members were reminded that the Skillathon is coming up and project books were passed out. We discussed the importance of sending thank you notes to buyers and award donors.