Judge Darah Melroe was listening to 4-H member Emmett Symens tell all about his Hobbies and Collections Lego Project during the first day of Marshall County’s Achievement Days on Tuesday. In the background 4-H’er Jayden Bender is telling judge Julie Hassebroek about her Beef Builders Display. (Karen Mikkelson Photos)

Marshall County 4-H member Daniel Person met with Photography judge Elaine Steen as assistant Kim Roehr looks on during static exhibit judging on the first day of Achievement Days in Britton on Tuesday. Achievement Days continues through Friday.

4-H Event This Week

Marshall County’s 4-H Achievement Days began Tuesday and will run through Friday.

Static exhibits were judged Tuesday and exhibits will be on display at the Marshall County Community Building until 4:30 p.m. today (Wednesday) and from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday.

Livestock Day and the Premium Sale are today (Wednesday) with a supper for 4-H members and their families at 5:30 p.m. followed by the sale at 6 p.m.

Thursday activities include Open Consumer Decision Making Judging Contests from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and the Fashion Revue and Public Presentation Contests from 1-5 p.m. A free meal for 4-H members and their families is planned for 6 p.m. at the Community Building, along with games for 4-H’ers of all ages.

On Friday a lunch for 4-H members will be held at the swimming pool park, followed by free swimming for 4-H’ers. Capping Achievement Days activities will be a 4-H float in the Harvest Days parade at 5 p.m.

Marshall County Journal

PO Box 69, Britton, SD 57430
Phone: (605) 448-2281
Fax: (605) 448-2282