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Japanese exchange student returns home
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JUDA - Tim and Debbie Myers, along with their grandson Shad Hanson, hosted an exchange student from Japan as part of a 4-H cultural exchange program from July 22 through Aug. 18.Riku Fujita of Tokyo, Japan, is part of a 49 member delegation visiting Wisconsin this summer through one of two partnering programs.The programs, coordinated through the University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension and States' 4-h International Programs, bring Japanese and Korean youth to Wisconsin 4-H homes and sends 4-Her's to Japan and Korea on a yearly basis.Fujita arrived on the last day of Green County Fair. He was able to attend the Rock County Fair and a Brewers game, as well visiting Cave of the Mounds, the wind turbines in Lena and a cheese factory. He visited many of the restaurants and shops on the Square and enjoyed the pirate theme on the Square.