4-H is an opportunity for youth ages 7-19 to learn more about their community be a positive role model and teach others and explore interest areas that will offer ongoing learning.  4-H offers several projects for youth to be enrolled in such as:  beef, swine, sheep, shooting sports, foods, sewing are just a few to choose from.  The county fair is a time to show the animals and display the items made from the projects.  Participants in the county fair who meet the state requirements and receive a purple at county fair are eligible for Kansas State Fair.

The 4 h’s stand for:  head, heart, health, and hands.

Country Pals 4-H Club, meets the second Sunday of each month at 4 pm, Little River Congregational Church.

Country Pals Leaders are Dan and Julie Hays and Gary and Shayla Grasser.

Contact info: and home phone:  620-897-6314.

Facebook page:  Country Pals 4-H

Rice County 4-H Fair:  July 16-20