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Wayne County 4-H News

Annual Cake Decorating Party is Back!

Our 4-H Ambassadors held their annual cake decorating party last evening. They also finalized their community service projects for 2022. If you are 13 years or older would like to join, please contact our office at 304-272-6839 as we do lots of community service projects and leadership skill-building.

Youth decorating cakes

Youth Learn about the Country of Ghana

Our International Travel 4-H Club recently met this week and learned about the West African country of Ghana. They made home made crafts to send to some new pen pals in Ghana and tried three new dishes: jollof rice, suya (peppered beef skewers) and chin-chin (a deep fried bread). To learn more about this 4-H club, please call our office at 304-272-6839.

Youth Make Bracelets for Youth in Ghana

4-H Volunteer Recognized for 25 Years of Service

Dawn Streets of Wayne, has served the Wayne County 4-H program for 25 years. Her service as a 4-H volunteer has been characterized by dedication, commitment and creativity. Dawn stands with a beautiful quilt she had made this fall that features the 4-H camp t-shirts she has collected over the years. Thank you Dawn for your faithful service. To learn how you can volunteer with the Wayne County 4-H Program, please contact the Extension Office at 304-272-6839. 

Dawn Streets 25 Years of Service

Gifts for Ghana 4-H members

Our International Travel 4-H Club has made home snowflakes, bracelets and collected WV maps, coal, marbles and postcards to send to their new found 4-H friends in Ghana. In turn, they are sending the club members items from Ghana that are due to arrive here soon. The next club meeting is January 6 at 5 p.m. at the Extension office.