4-H Achievement Night
Currituck 4-H Recognizes Outstanding Youth and Volunteers
Currituck 4-H hosted the Annual 4-H Achievement banquet on January 26 with over 100 guests in attendance. 4-H members, parents, volunteers and community supporters joined the Extension staff for an evening of celebration.
Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Service were presented to the following:
The 4-H Club Leader of the Year Award was presented to Miss LeeAnn McGraw for her outstanding leadership and dedication to the 4-H Program. Lee Ann is the leader for the Sandy Stirrups 4-H Club in Powells Point.
Providence Baptist Church was recognized as the Volunteer Organization of the Year for their contributions to the 4-H Backpacks for Kids Program.
The Sand Spurs 4-H Club, lead by Kathy Pugh and Lisa Starcher, was named 4-H Club of the Year for 2015.
Project record books are records of accomplishments compiled by 4-H’ers to record concepts learned in a particular subject matter. The Best Project Book winners for 2015 were:
9-10 Year Olds
Best Animal Science, Adrianna Parker
Best Consumer & Family Science, Cayden Lowe
Best Citizenship & Civic Education, Riley Lenz
11-12 Year Olds
Best Animal Science, Shyanne McLeod
Best Citizenship & Civic Education-Mason Lenz
Best Consumer & Family Science, Ashton Lowe
Best Communication & Expressive Arts-Ashton Lowe
Best Science & Technology, Armani Rascoe
Best Healthy Lifestyles, Abbigail Owens
13-15 Year Olds
Best Animal Science-Anna Dowdy
16-18 Year Olds
Best Animal Science-Jamie Gillespie
Outstanding 4-H Members of the year were selected for their overall outstanding achievements in the 4-H program for 2015. Youth recognized include:
9-10 Cayden Lowe; 11-12 Shyanne McLeod; 13-15 Anna Dowdy; and 16-18 Mitch Kreisel
Mitch Kreisel received a letter for his work in 2015, which will adorn the 4-H Jacket he earned in 2014 for his accomplishments in the 4-H program.
Youth interested in joining 4-H or adults interested in volunteering your time to share knowledge and skills with youth should contact Extension Agent, Ellen Owens at the Currituck Center of N.C. Cooperative Extension, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, 232-2262, OR firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo: Pictured from left to Right: Lisa Kreisel, mother of 16-18 Year Old 4-H Member of the Year, Mitch Kreisel, Shyanne McLeod, 11-12 Year Old 4-H Member of the Year, Anna Dowdy, 13-15 Year Old 4-H Member of the Year, and Cayden Lowe, 9-10 Year Old 4-H Member of the Year.