As the new school year begins, the club must select new officers to lead us in our meetings and other events. We chose a president, a vice president, a secretary, and a treasurer. This year, we have an awesome new group of club officers. Good luck to all!
What a rainy day! But we persevered, offering goodies that we made to support the Fairfax County Animal Shelter. We did not sell the desserts for a fixed price but offered them to the people who came by in return for a donation. At the end of the day we had some desserts left over and we gave them away. The people who took the free food still gave very generously to our cause.
Our club entered many competitions at this year’s Fairfax County 4-H Fair. Our trifold was even selected as a trophy/champion winner!
Here is our scrapbook. We’re very proud of our work.
Several of the club’s members also entered contests for their individual works and won prizes in categories such as writing, photography, art, and woodworking.
Excitement is in the air! The 68th annual Fairfax County 4-H Fair and Frying Pan Farm Park Show will be held August 4- August 7 at Frying Pan Farm Park in Herndon, VA and the Fairfax Citty Community Club will have a booth.
The 4-H exhibits, shows, and entertainment will occur Saturday August 6 – Sunday, August 7. The Fair is full of fun family activities including rides, entertainment, contests, animal shows, and 4-H exhibits. Youth can enter exhibits in the Fair for judging and the chance to win ribbons and money.
For more specific information about this year’s fair, visit the Frying Pan Farm Park page!
We’ll be gardening this Saturday July 30 from 6 – 8 pm. There’s lots to do so come on out and help. Contact the club directors for directions to our plot.
Our 4-Hers celebrated a year of achievements with an end of year picnic at Bull Run Park. It was so much fun we pitched a tent and stayed all night!
Our bicycling club started off with sessions in bicycle safety.