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National 4-H Week: Festivities include window displays, spaghetti dinner
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Hiawatha County Fair: 4-H strives to create a sense belonging, encouraging and supporting its members with positive and specific feedback. Hiawatha 4-H members and leaders enjoy time together waiting to talk to the small animal judge at the County Fair.
MONROE - National 4-H Week starts Sunday and runs through Oct. 10, and Green County is celebrating all the great opportunities that the 4-H youth development program offers young people to learn, grow and lead. "4-H has so many wonderful opportunities for kids; they can go to Space Camp, they can go to Washington, D.C., they can go to so many events, camps, and activities," says Laura Vosberg, a co-leader for the Young Americans 4-H Club. "More than that, though, 4-H offers the opportunity for kids to be confident and have pride in themselves and what they accomplish.