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Washington County 4-H seeks to honor its senior members making a difference in their community. This week, the spotlight shines on Carsen Mellinger.
Hometown: Riverside, IA
Parents: Chad and Beth Mellinger
School: Highland High School
4-H Club: Horse and Pony Club
Projects: Equine and Photography
4-H Activities: Showing at County Fair and State Fair. Club Photographer 2021 and Club Secretary 2022.
Special 4-H memory/highlight:
Every wash-rack water fight at the county fair.
What you learned in 4-H, or why others should join 4-H:
It’s never too late to join this organization if you’re interested in joining- do it. 4-H has allowed me to pursue the activities that I love surrounded by close friends and family.
Other Activities: FFA, National Honors Society, Student Council, Volleyball, Dance Team, and Soccer.
Future plans: I plan to attend the University of Iowa to study Dentistry and Sociology.