CARLETON COUNTY -- The Carleton County Junior Farmers held their second meeting of 2017 on Thurs., Feb. 9. The club recently travelled to Huron County for Winter Games where they enjoyed a day full of intramural sports against other Ontario Junior Farmer clubs. Carleton placed third overall.
The updated executive list is as follows: President -- Andrew Bunda; Vice-President -- Caileigh Gallagher; Secretary -- Quintina Cuddihy; Treasurer -- Ben Mussell; Provincial Director -- Quintina Cuddihy; Assistant Provincial Director -- Jordan Eastman; Affiliation Director - -- Caileigh Gallagher; Social Media and Press Director -- Valerie Higginson; and Party Captain -- Cassidy Reaney.
The club will soon be announcing details of a new 4-H - Junior Farmer bursary for 4-H members attending a University or College program related to agriculture in September 2017. Carleton Junior Farmers will also be holding an Alumni Dance open to all on April 1 at the Osgoode Legion. Many other events including a trivia night, euchre tournament and the annual Redneck Games will be announced through social media in the upcoming months. Check the Facebook page for more details on these and other upcoming events.
Junior Farmers continues to welcome new members year-round. Stop by and meet club members at their booth at the Ottawa Valley Farm Show in March, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.