Junior Leaders meet Thursday to elect new officers

The Huntington County 4-H Junior Leader organization will meet Thursday, Sept. 13, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Heritage Hall, Hier's Park.

The main item of business will be the election of officers for the 2013 4-H club year and a discussion on program plans for the coming year.

Officer positions include president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, news reporter, health and safety officer, historian/photographer and recreation.

Any 4-H member in seventh grade or above who is interested in serving in an elected officer position must complete a Junior Leader officer application form prior to the Sept. 13 meeting.

Application forms are available from the Purdue Extension - Huntington County office.

The group will also begin planning for the many activities and events that the county Junior Leader organization will be involved in for the year. 

Ideas for business meeting speakers, community service projects, fund-raising and other leadership opportunities will be discussed.

The county 4-H Junior Leader organization is open to any 4-H member in the seventh through 12th grades during the current school year.

For more information, contact Purdue Extension - Huntington County office located at 354 N. Jefferson St., Suite 202, Courthouse Annex, Huntington; call 358-4826 or e-mail jwickert@purdue.edu.