Mandan News

Local 4-H elects new officers, plans year

The Missouri Valley Bunch 4-H recently elected new officer. Back row (l-r) are Margaret Bjelanovic, Maddie Klee, Ellie Bierman and Grace Klee; front row (l-r) are Evangelina Abdallah and Colton Hoiby. Not pictured are : Kathryn Goettle and John Goettle. (Submitted photo)

The Missouri Valley Bunch 4-H recently elected new officer. Back row (l-r) are Margaret Bjelanovic, Maddie Klee, Ellie Bierman and Grace Klee; front row (l-r) are Evangelina Abdallah and Colton Hoiby. Not pictured are : Kathryn Goettle and John Goettle. (Submitted photo)


By Colton Hoiby and
Evangelina Abdallah,
Missouri Valley Bunch Co-Reporters

The Missouri Valley Bunch 4-H Club met at the Eagles Park, Mandan, Sept. 21.

Karla Meikle, 4-H Youth Development Extension Agent, demonstrated air rockets. Club members created and launched their air rockets toward a hula hoop target.

Plans for other projects, such as photography, baking, first aid and glue solutions, as well as visiting an elder care center, were made for the next year.

Election of new officers were held. The officers are Kathryn Goettle, President; Maddie Klee, Vice President; Margaret Bjelanovic, Secretary; John Goettle, Treasurer; Colton Hoiby and Evangelina Abdallah, Co-Reporters; Ellie Bierman and Grace Klee, Recreational Leaders. Vanessa Hoines is Club Leader.

Club members and their families enjoyed a potluck picnic.

Awards night is Friday, Oct. 10. The next club meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m.