Tag: 4-H

Monday, Dec. 7, Prairie Dell 4-H Club members met by Zoom. Make-up, new shoes, and the end of COVID-19 were some of the answers for the roll call,  “What do you want for Christmas?” Lainey…

Square B 4-H Club met Nov. 9 out in the country with 11 members answering roll call with their favorite candy. Jennifer Terrell, 4-H extension agent, and MaKayla Stroud, 4-H program assistant, were guests from…

The Southwind Extension District Iola Office is currently in the process of relocating from the Allen County Courthouse to 1006 N. State St. in Iola. While the move was unexpected, the new building is more…

In the communications project, youth will learn to interpret verbal and nonverbal information, develop effective public speaking skills, enhance written and spoken communication, defend a point, design a presentation and much more The 4-H Curriculum…

With county fair season behind us, it may appear youth livestock exhibitors in the Southwind District may have wrapped up their livestock projects for 2020. However, many are still working at home to prepare for…

Thursday night the 2020 4-H hog show drew a substantial crowd, and showcased some intense competition among the youth showing off their prized pigs. Carly Dreher led the way by winning grand champion in the…

The crowd was smaller, but there was still plenty of fun to be had Sunday, to kick off the 2020 Allen County Fair. Sunday’s activities — arts and crafts and home environment judging, followed by…

The family studies project offers youth the opportunity to learn about their growth and development as well as that of others.  They will learn about children of different ages and appropriate activities that help children…

Did you find a rock at the park and don’t know what kind it is? What about fossils?  If you would like to learn more about rocks, minerals and fossils, then dive into the geology…

Keeping with “Social Distancing” the Prairie Dell 4-H Club met via Zoom on May 4.  It was Parent’s Night.  The parents held the offices of their 4-H member. At this time there will be no…