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820-Lancaster Farming, Saturday, October 22, 1994 Thomasville Named Outstanding York 4-H Club Joyce Bupp, York Co. Correspondent BAIR (York Co.) Member involvement with a local program for children in abusive family sit uations won outstanding recogni tion for the Thomasville Com munity Club during the York County 4-H Achievement Awards program. The annual recognition ceremony was held October 6 at the 4-H Center. As part of the 4-H Club’s com munity service and outreach, the two dozen members of the Thomasville group provide pro grams and sharing activities at the Lehman Center of York. The Lehman Center offers counseling for abusive and potentially abu sive family situations. For the past five years, club members have spent at least two evenings annually with children ranging in age from infants through early teens, whose parents are participat ing in Lehman Center counseling. Thomasville Community 4-H Club was named the 1994 York County outstanding club. On hand to collectively accept the award were, from left, seated with plaque, Nicole Rauhauser and Valerie Gohn; kneeling, Denise Lauer, club president, Alicia Gohn and Kristina Gable, and back: adult leaders Mike Lauer, Elaine Lauer, Angie Rauhauser and Helen Horn. ' FISHER’S PAINTING & ' FISHER’S PAINT OUTLET STORE QUALITY PAINTS @ REASONABLE PRICES ■ all types of interior & exterior up J painting ' ■ SANDBLASTING ■ ROOF COATING ■ RESTORATION & WATERPROOFING ON STONE & BRICK BUILDINGS HOUSES - BARNS - FENCES - FACTORIES - ETC. Specialists In Sand Blastlng/Spray Painting Farm Buildings, Feed Mills, Roofs, Tanks, Etc. With Aerial Equipment WE NOW REPAIR SPRAY GUNS AND PUMPS 4056 A Newport Rd., Kinzers, PA 17535 717-768-3239 On Rt. 772 Across From Pequea Valley School 'Brush t ßs>& Or Spray ■ 'We U (Do It 'Either ‘Way for Joßs Large, Or Small ■ Our (Men 'Will (Do It Att “Our kids wanted to do some thing to help other kids,” said Helen Horn, an adult leader of the Thomasville 4-H organization. “And it’s also parents helping other parents, through their children.” “We do things like Easter egg hunts, and bring Santa Claus with small gifts, have games and crafts, petting zoos, and we always provide snacks,” explains club president Denise Lauer, Spring Grove. “The kids know that when we come, we always bring something for them to eat and they look forward to that.” Six York County 4-H mem bers were named outstanding winners for their leadership and program participation. Each received a $5O savings bond and trophy of recognition. Senior outstanding 4-H mem bers were Cindy Dehoff and Denise Lauer. Outstanding junior girl and boy were Beth Baer and Lucas Kraft. Named outstanding rookies were Kelly Jo Bankert and Matthew Luckenbaugh. Special recognition also went to outstanding officers of county 4-H clubs. Beth Baer, Glen Rock Community Club, was honored as outstanding historian and Joy Butter, Wellsville Boots and Saddles Club, the outstanding sec retary. Outstanding news reporter award went to Heather Bankert, Winterstown Community Club, and Kristina Gable, Thomasville Community Club, was named the outstanding treasurer. Eleven senior 4-H members were named project award win ners. In the Beef project, Jason Baer was the winner, and Amy Trowbridge, runnerup. Clothing and Textiles award went to Tammy Dise, with Amy Disc the runnerup. Kelly Beard and Chris Bosley were the winner and run nerup in leisure education. Also, Denise Lauer, food preservation; Sabrina Asper, horse; Elizabeth Kann, photography; Lillian Eddinger, rabbit; and Cindy Dehoff, recreation. In the junior division, 4-H pro ject awards were for achievement, Ben Leese; aquatic science, Melissa Stough; capon, Jessica Klock, and Kelly Jo Banked, run nerup; child development, Abbie Lease and Heather Banked, run nerup; clothing and textiles, Emily Banked, and runnersup Megan Banked and Breanna Brown; foods and nutrition, Mandy Brown and runnerup Brandy Banked; goat, Andrea Craun; horse, Danielle Howell and runnerup Greg Daugherty; leisure education, Gabrielle Dissinger and Jeremy Myers, run nerup; market lambs, Paul Kitzmiller and runnerup, Lindsay Jones; and pet care, Beth Baer and runnerup. Matt Luckenbaugh. Adult leader Gordon Shive, Seven Valleys, was .honored for 30 years of leadership service to the York County 4-H program. Shive’s leadership activities include the county Beef Club and serving on the 4-H Center board of directors. Recognized for 15 years of ser vice were Maryanne Brenneman, Stoverstown club; Pearl Kneller, Jefferson; Richard Rishel, Glen Rock; Anna Shermeyer, Davidsburg and the 4-H Center board; Kathleen Church, shooting spots, and Dale Myers, beef. Ten-year 4-H leadership recog nition went to: Michael Bankert, meats judging coach; John Fisher, shooting spots; Beverly Hoover, Thomasville; Arietta Knox, echo- ing hoofbeats; Rebecca Naylor, Elizabeth Tawser, Mockingbird Easter Seals and 4-H HRH; HRH. Shirley Trimmer, Central Dairy; Pamela Weisman, Saddle Up Featured speaker for the HRH and Silver Spurs; Marcelene awards program was Rev. Christy Douglas, Geraldine Hedrick and Waltersdorff, a York County 4-H Ina Kilgore, Airville; Melvin alumnus and minister for the Marks, Airville Milk and Money; Church of the Brethren. Honored during the York 4-H Achievement were, from left, Heather Bankert, outetanding treaeurer, Cindy Dehoff, outetanding eanior 4-H member, Krietina Gable, outetanding newe reporter, and Deniee Lauer, outetand ing eanior 4-H member. Outetanding award winnere at the York 4-H Achievement program included, from left, Matt Luckenbaugh, rookie boy, Beth Baer, outetanding junior girl and outetanding hiatorlan, Lucas Kraft, outstanding junior boy and Kelly Jo Bankert, rookie girl. tjgxfaiim ‘-Women Societies $ Oarlzc C/'VVAfI/ J term ' A * so name d were the various DCIKd j I committees for the same term. Six- Martha Levan, Oley, was host- teen members were in attendance, ess for the September meeting of Farm Women’s Day was cele- Berks County Society of Farm brated by the group as “Ladies’ Women Group 1, at which time the Night Out” on October 12 at 6:30 nominating committee announced p.m. with dinner and business the names of the nominees for the meeting at the Country Manor, group’s officers for the coming Temple.