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McPherson County

4-H Council

What is 4-H Council?

4-H Council is an organization made up of youth and adult representatives from each 4-H club.

They plan 4-H activities & events that take place at the county level. 4-H Council serves as a place for youth to learn a variety of leadership skills.

They plan & coordinate county wide activities such as 4-H Day, Achievement Banquet, Fun Events, and Fair Activities, and fundraise for these events.

The 4-H Council is not a policy setting body nor does it approve the focus of Extension 4-H Youth Development programming.

4-H Council representatives have these responsibilities:

  • Know the club members you represent
  • Attend all 4-H Council meetings
  • Represent the opinions of your club
  • Report back to your 4-H club
  • Work on Council activities

    4-H Council meetings are generally held the second Thursday, 7:00 p.m. at the Extension Office in these months:

    October (election of officers)
    January
    February
    April
    June
    August

Who is on 4-H Council?

Youth and Adult elected representatives from the eight clubs in the county.

4-H Council Officers:

President: Seth Yenni, Smoky Valley

Vice President: Reed Wiens, Livewires-Empire Best

Secretary: Kaylee Littrell, Good Luck

Treasurer: Aaron Handlin, K-State Wild Kids

Hosts: Harman, Wedel, and Yenni Families