School’s out and it is time for 4-H summer activities. Macon County 4-H is now registering youth 5-18 for 4-H Summer Relief. A wide array of fun summer classes are being offered from hiking to Cupcake Wars, building stomp rockets, crafts and exploring Macon County.
4-H is the nation’s largest youth development organization, with six million members across the United States. Here in Macon County, 4-H has 12 clubs that meet on a monthly basis.
Interest areas span from archery and shooting sports to chess, crafts and livestock. This month 4-H has started three new youth clubs: a Junior Gardeners Club, a Youth Poultry Club and a Scrapbooking Club. All clubs are for 5- to 18-year-olds and meet once per month.