By Keenan Sagouspe of Howard 4-H
This time of the year becomes extremely busy for Howard 4-H members. The Northern South Central Section held its Regional Presentation Day on Saturday in Madera. Participants earned certificates and gold pins.
Members devoted numerous hours preparing and practicing for this public speaking event. They will compete again at the State Competition on May 25 at U.C. Davis.
Over the next four weeks, the 4-H members dedicate lots of time and energy into preparation for the Chowchilla fair, especially for the animal projects. The horse show kicks off the fair on April 27.
The club held its monthly meeting April 8. Chairmen were selected to plan and organize the annual Club End of the Year Party. Lauren Garrison reported for the Nominating Committee and shared names of candidates who accepted nominations to run for each officer position for 2013-2014 year. They opened nomination from the floor and now have a full ballot for potential candidates. All candidates must give a campaign speech prior to elections at the May meeting...