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Introduction
The Essential Elements of 4-H
Adams Co. 4-H Achievement Program
Lincoln Co. 4-H Recognition and Leaders' Council Meeting
Doodle 4 Google
Your Burundi School Gardens Donations Matched!
New Animal 4-H Record Book Covers
Lincoln-Adams WSU & 4-H Contacts
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Friday, November 18, 2016

Congratulations to all who have a good start on the new 4-H year! Most youth members have selected the project/subject areas they want to concentrate on learning more about this year in 4-H. The next step is to pick out some learning goals and write them down! i.e. in a 4-H Recordbook Project Plan page :-} Project leaders should be sure and review and provide guidance if necessary to focus on specific, achievable goals. The review also helps the leaders plan how to structure activities or facilitate individual learning progress in the coming year.

Clubs and groups should also be working together to narrow down the focus on group goals for the year - a community service project and/or a fundraising event and/or an event, activity, or field trip.

Does anyone have an individual goal you'd like to share? Is there a Club or Family Group that would be willing to share something you plan to accomplish? Draw a picture, take a photo, and/or send a couple of sentences to describe!

I hope you all enjoy time with family next week and have an opportunity to reflect on things you are thankful for.


Happy Thanksgiving,
Karen Robertson, WSU Extension Program Assistant
Lincoln-Adams
robertk@wsu.edu or 509-659-3209

What does this mean to YOU? Do you have some examples?
The first three people to respond to robertk@wsu.edu  will win a prize!
Adams County 4-H
Achievement Program

Sunday, November 20, 2016
Ritzville Grade School Cafeteria

Annual recognition and awards program for (East) Adams County 4-H youth members and adult volunteers.

Noon
- Doors open for leaders to pick out pins and complete member certificates prior to program.
1:00 PM - Program Starts

Sponsored by the East Adams 4-H Leaders' Council
Hosted by Ritzville Area 4-H Clubs
Questions?
Contact Erika Hennings 509-659-1033 or Camille Nelson 509-659-0832.
 
(East) Adams County 4-H Leaders' Council Meeting
to follow Achievement Program
All Welcome! Stay, ask questions, and provide suggestions for ways to revitalize and engage!
Agenda to include election of Leaders' Council officers and annual budget plan.
Meeting: Monday, November 28, 2016
6:00 PM

Harrington, WA - Exact location to be announced

Recognition:

2016 Best 4-H Story Winners, Leader & Member of the Year,
State Fair & More
Followed by: Business Meeting

Calling all artists! Participate in this year's Doodle4Google contest. Each doodle must include the letters G-O-O-G-L-E and address the prompt "What I see for the future..." Deadline to enter is December 2. https://doodles.google.com/d4g/…

What does the future look like? Are cities built in the clouds? Is it a place where everyone gets along - even cats and dogs? Or maybe a world where nobody ever gets sick? With the Google homepage as their canvas, young artists are invited to reach into their imagination and share what they see for the future. The winner’s artwork will be featured on the Google homepage.


Our 4-H School Gardens in Burundi, Africa need a reliable water source! For our 2016 Global Giving year-end campaign, we are raising $2,500 to purchase, install and maintain 4 water catchment systems for our 4-H Sister School gardens. 
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has generously donated $500,000 in matching funds to support the first day of the year-end campaign on #GivingTuesday. All donations received on #GivingTuesday (Nov. 29th) will be matched at 50% until the first $1 million is raised! In addition to this huge matching opportunity, all new recurring donations made from #GivingTuesday through December 31st will be matched at 200% up to $100, after the fourth monthly donation. The campaign begins on Tuesday, November 29th at 12:01 am EST (or 9 pm Monday night for Pacific time zone). Donate at:GlobalGiving.org
We are IN LOVE with the new animal record book covers from the 4-H Mall. Starting your animal project? Don't miss these! http://bit.ly/2ekwFjN
Lincoln-Adams WSU & 4-H Contacts
Lauren Hrncirik,
Grant-Adams-Lincoln
4-H Youth Development Regional Specialist
509-754-2011 ext 4314
Lauren.hrncirik@wsu.edu
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
1525 E Wheeler Rd., Moses Lake, WA 98837

Randy Williams,
Lincoln & (East) Adams
4-H Program Coordinator
509-725-4171  FAX 509-725-4104
Randy.williams@wsu.edu
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
PO Box 399, Davenport, WA 99122

Karen Robertson,
WSU Extension Program Assistant
Lincoln-Adams Area
509-659-3209   robertk@wsu.edu
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
205 W Main Ave., Ritzville, WA  99169

Bridget Rohner,
WSU Extension Lincoln County Director
Youth, Family & Community Education
509-725-4171  FAX 509-725-4101  brohner@wsu.edu
Mailing Address: WSU Extension
PO Box 399, Davenport, WA 99122

Judy Boutain,
Office Assistant,
WSU Lincoln County Extension
509-725-4171  jboutain@co.lincoln.wa.us.
Aaron Esser,
County Director, Adams County
Agronomist, Lincoln/Adams Area
(509) 659-3210 aarons@wsu.edu

Kuber, Paul, Ph.D., 
NE WA Regional Livestock Specialist
pskuber@wsu.edu
(509) 725-4171 – Davenport
(509) 477-2185 – Spokane

Adams Co. 4-H Leaders’ Council
All 4-H volunteers, family, & teen leaders are welcome and encouraged to participate!
Facilitator: Camille Nelson
Treasurer:  Alice Weber
Record Books:  Alice Weber

Lincoln County 4-H Leaders’ Council
All 4-H volunteers, family, & teen leaders are welcome and encouraged to participate!
President: Joy Wilken
Treasurer: Terry Connolly
Record Books: Jenny Kane

Lincoln Co. 4-H Horse Leaders
All volunteers, family, & teen leaders involved in horse projects
Facilitator: Robin Nachtigal

Camp Na-Bor-Lee
Director: Marci Dayton
Lincoln-Adams WSU Extension Website
http://extension.wsu.edu/lincoln-adams/
 
Grant/Adams/Lincoln 4-H Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/GrantAdamsLincoln4H
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