There were a lot of events during the holidays for members of the 4-H clubs in the parish. 4-H Agent Jacque Fontenot sent a bunch of pictures of the kids in action helping others.
Academy of Accelerated Studies making Christmas cards during their club meeting for the nursing home residents. (clockwise from front) Emmitt Freeman, Aaron Watson, Adalyn Dulaney, Katie Rhymes, Emma Davis, Colt Dulaney, Isak Schmidley, Emalie Holman, Colton Gardner.
Riverdale 3rd grade Cloverbuds Christmas Cookie Contest Participants: Brooklyn Giddings, Isabella Stephens, Kenna Coleman, Jase Johnson, Connor Franks, and Ryder Shaver.
Christmas Workshop Group: 4-H family workshop during the Thanksgiving holidays. McKinley Davis, Adalyn Halbmaier, Colby Blanchard, Hope Williamson, Christian Parsons, Morgan Moseley, Alaina Boyd, Raegan Davis, Gabi Bounds, Shelby Pickett, Shirley Boyd, Charity Williamson, Ben Moseley.
Riverdale Cookie demonstration: Brooklyn Giddings. Riverdale junior high cookie contest: Madison Chamberlin and Shirley Boyd.
Junior Leaders Lights: at the Northwest Region Junior Leader Christmas Event in Natchitoches: Shelby Pickett, Hannah Worsham, Harley Sepulvado, LaFrances Jones, Layton Kerby, Adrianna Bradford, Rafe Suggs, Aston Hester, Jayden Scott, and Triston Tipton.
Riverdale 4-6 grade cookie contest participants: Madalynn Baxley, Charity Williamson, Madelyn Chamberlin, Kaleigh Pickett, JoJo Shaver, Alaina Boyd, and Gavin Franks.
RRES 4th grade 4-H students make cards for the military. 4-H mailed over 850 cards to Operation Gratitude. Alayna Morse, Bayleigh Bradshaw, Kane Burleson, and Tia Latson.
Nursing Home: Junior Leaders went to the nursing home. They painted winter scenes using broccoli as the paintbrush and then colored with the residents. Pictured are Rafe Suggs and Aston Hester coloring with residents.
RRES 5th grade cookie contest: Trey Simmons, Brent Danzy, Cayden Massey, Cayden Robinson, Ryder Gay, Landen Clark, Christian Parsons, Mallory Lewis, and Anthoney Corona.
Ya’ll have a Merry Christmas!