Washington Winners Meeting Minutes

Washington Winners

The Washington Winners 4-H club held their meeting on Sunday, February 6th from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the Washington Lutheran Church. The meeting was called to order by Dillon Sytsma. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Sylvia Hess. The secretary's report was given by Megan Anderson. The club spoke about 4-H activities that went on in January. 4-H’ers that went to county interviews spoke about how their experience was and told younger members why they should go. Other old business was Micaela Stuhrenberg talked about the pancake breakfast that raised money for the fairgrounds. The club discussed Fair Theme ideas for “Start Your Future Here”. The club also talked about working the Hillbilly Sale on March 11th. The 4-H pledge was led by Leslie Housken. A presentation was given by Jake Royster on how to make oobleck. Hosts were the Houskens’ and Fransens’. The next meeting is March 5th at Fuller Hall from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Daven  Rees,  Reporter

The Washington Winners 4-H club held their meeting on Sunday, January 8th from 4:00-5:30 p.m. at the Washington Lutheran Church. The meeting was called to order by Dillon Sytsma. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Megan Anderson The secretary's report was given by Megan Anderson. The club spoke about 4-H activities that went on during Christmas break. Daven and Olivia spoke about attending the Clover Kids day at the extension office. Programs for this year were handed out and emailed. A booth committee was formed to work on the club booth for county fair. Members of the booth committee are Daven Rees, Alyson Nieland, Megan Anderson, Luke Royster, Sylvia Hess, Sasha Hess, and Jacob Miller. The 4-H pledge was led by Nick Corey. Presentations were given by Daven Rees on his experience in band, Hannah Rees on cross country, Sylvia Hess on how to make a crystal snowflake, and Lauren Harris on how to make chocolate chip cookies. Hosts were the Mitchell family and Lennon family. The next meeting is Sunday, February 5th at 4 pm.  Daven  Rees   Reporter

The Washington Winners 4-H club held their meeting on Sunday, December 4th from 4:00-5:30 p.m. at the Washington Lutheran Church. The meeting was called to order by Dillon Sytsma. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Ryan Fransen. The secretary's report was given by Christine Housken. The treasurer’s report was given by Alexis Stuhrenberg. The club talked about how the awards banquet went and also congratulated Mykaela Stuhrenberg for designing this year's 4-H Program cover. The giving tree committee talked about what they bought for a boy and a girl for the giving tree this year. The program committee talked about some of the things they are planning for next year. The 4-H pledge was led by Emma Sytsma. Presentations were given by Olivia Mitchell on how to make a delicious Christmas snack; Emma and Sam Sytsma also gave a presentation on how to make a nice Christmas decoration. The club also made Christmas cards for the 4-H foundation. The club had a gift exchange. Hosts the Hemmestad family and the Harris family. The next meeting is Sunday, January 8th at 4 pm.  Daven  Rees   Reporter

On Sunday, November 5, 2016 the Washington Winners club held their annual potluck and awards night at the Duncombe Community Center at 6 pm. The club enjoyed a potluck meal provided by all of the families. After the meal new members were installed, followed by installation of new officers. The new officers installed were president Dillon Systma, vice president Hannah Rees, Secretary Megan Anderson and Alyson Nieland, Treasurer Alexis Stuhrenberg, Reporter Daven Rees, Photographer Ashley Nieland and Kaleigh Winkler, Historian Gwen Winkler and Jared Geis, Recreation leaders Emma Systma, Sam Systma, Ryan Fransen, Mykaela Stuhrenberg, Mykenzie Stuhrenberg, Sylvia Hess and Sasha Hess. Record books and end of the year awards were handed out to all of the members. The next meeting will be December 4th at 4 pm.  Daven Rees, Reporter

The Washington Winners 4-H club held their October meeting on Sunday, October 2nd at the Duncombe Community Center. The meeting was called to order at 4:00 pm by Olivia Mitchell. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Daven Rees. Roll call was scar and tell. The secretary’s report was read by Leslie Houskens. The treasurer’s report was given by Ashley Nieland. Members were reminded that club dues need to be paid. The new club guidelines that were approved at the last meeting were also reviewed with the club. The club talked about upcoming 4-H week and activities. The decided to do the Giving Tree as a community service project again. The club voted on how much money to spend on a boy and a girl. A committee was also formed for the Giving Tree. For recreation the Winkler family had Halloween games planned for the club. The club also had lots of Halloween treats. The next meeting will be the club potluck on Sunday, November 6th at the Duncombe Community Center.  Hannah Rees, reporter

The Washington Winners 4-H club held their meeting on Sunday, September 11th from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. The meeting was held at the Washington Lutheran Church. The meeting was called to order by Olivia Mitchell. The pledge of allegiance was led by Gwen Winkler. The secretary's report was given by Emma Systma. The treasurer’s report was given by Ashley Nieland. Emma Systma made a motion to pay $200 for the Community Center rental and Hannah Rees seconded it. The club talked about the Iowa State Fair and Iowa State football game. The club talked about new guidelines for the club. The club talked about online enrollment. The club talked about the Hillibilly Sale, 4-H week activities, and the October meeting. The club discussed 4-H week ideas. Record books were turned in. The club made placemats for the county awards banquet. The club also elected new officers. New officers are: President - Dillon Systma, Vice President - Hannah Rees, Secretary- Megan Anderson, Alyson Nieland, Treasurer - Alexis Sturenburg, Reporter - Daven Rees, Photographer - Ashley Nieland, Kaleigh Winkler, Historian - Gwen Winkler, Jared Geis, Recreation Leader - Emma Systma, Sam Systma, Ryan Fransen, Mykaela Sturhenburg, Sylvia Hess, Mykenzie Sturhenburg.  Hosts were the Systyma family. Recreation was led by Sam Systma and Dillion Systma.  Hannah Rees Reporter

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