The May Rabbit and Mini Rabbit meeting will be May 18 at 7 p.m. It will be a joint meeting to go over Ambassador competition. Covered will be possible test questions, showmanship and breed ID. Bring your rabbit to this meeting for showmanship. Even if you are not interested in the Ambassador competition, it’s still a meeting to learn about rabbits and work on showmanship for the Fair.
Congratulations to Madyson Stricker on being the top seller for the Dairy Steer/Feeder Calf March fundraiser. Another fundraising effort will…
“Dining with Diabetes” is a program for people with diabetes and their families. This four week cooking school will be held on Tuesdays, May 25, June 1, June 8, and June 15; 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Whitley County Extension Office, 115 South Line Street, Columbia City.
The annual Mini 4-H Camp was on Saturday, April 24 at the Whitley County 4-H Center. Mini 4-H’ers spent the day learning about how to prepare their Mini 4-H projects. They were also introduced to how to prepare for some regular 4-H projects when they are older. Ten stations were setup for the children to visit for different learning techniques.
by Moriah Goedtel
The Green Township 4-H Club opened the meeting with the 4-H pledge that was led by Danny Resler then the 4-H trail that was led by Sierra Przemielewski. After that song leader Peyton Gaff led all in “Singing in the Rain.” Katie Brumbaugh did Roll Call and Ted Pearson did the Treasury report.
by Kaylee Leeuw
The Smith Harvestors would like to thank everyone who participated at the antique tractor auction and also those that purchased concessions.
“The Underground Railroad in Eastern Indiana,” a program by Cynthia Vogel, will be presented at the annual dinner of the Genealogical Society of Whitley County on Thursday, May 20, 6:30 p.m., at the Eagle’s Nest Event Center, Columbia City. The public is invited to attend.
The Whitley County Chapter AARP met Tuesday, April 6 at the Woodlands. President Pat Loe opened the meeting by welcoming all present. Three visitors were, Sharon Kimmel, Maria Sanders and Jan Lumpkins.
The 4-H Livestock enrollment deadline is Monday, May 17 at 4:30 p.m. at the Whitley County Extension Office in Columbia…
Spring at the Humane Society of Whitley County means the beginning of “kitten season” – an influx of unwanted pregnant cats and litters of kittens. The number of cats and kittens brought in during the summer months is more than double what they see during the winter. In order to try to make as much room as possible for the future residents the Humane Society is holding a “Fixed” Cat Sale!