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, at the Congregational Church for additional information contact the club leaders, Sally Dieball at 620-897-6624 or Zoe Kratzer at 620-897-6687.

Rice County Fair-July 13-July 17, 2019.