4-H Club News: Morrill Tip-Top
Submitted by Carly Hartter
The Morrill Tip-Top 4-H Club last met on Monday, Feb. 25, at the Morrill Community Building. Prior to the regular club meeting, there was a rocketry meeting starting at 6 p.m. The meeting was called to order at 7 p.m. by President Amber Menold. Logan Ploeger led the club in the Pledge of Allegiance and the 4-H Pledge.
For roll call, club members answered by naming a U.S. President. Secretary Kate Beyer read the minutes of last month’s meeting. Kenzie Ploeger led the club in singing “Alice the Camel.”
Treasurer Tyler Menold gave the treasurer’s report. Reporter Carly Hartter announced that she sent last month’s report to The Sabetha Herald. Council Representative Emmie Grimm shared that Valentine’s Day cards were sent to Meals on Wheels recipients.
Leader Jennifer Ploeger shared that the Spotlight Auction is March 11-12 and that the club needs to supply three dozen cookies. Tiffany Menold volunteered.
Nate Menold gave a Parliamentary Law presentation, where all members were given either a question or an answer, and then found the matching question or answer.
K. Ploeger gave a demonstration on how to make Shrink-e-Dinks. For show and share, Elsie Ploeger shared her stuffed animal dog.
The Cloverbud members learned about the different food groups and made sample plates, matching each food to the correct group.
The meeting was adjourned, and the club recited the 4-H motto, “To make the best better.” The club was reminded that County 4-H Days will be on March 9, at the Hiawatha High School, and the Spotlight Auction is March 11-12.
For recreation, Caden McNerney led the club in playing “Musical Chairs.”
The next regular monthly meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, March 25, at the Morrill Community Building.