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Go-Getters 4-H Club sews pillows for Children’s Hospital

Jan 14, 2013
Photo by: Washington County 4-H

The Washington Go-Getters 4-H Club gathered Jan. 13 to complete their community service project of making pillows for the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital's unit. Club members picked special child-themed fabric, measured, cut, sewed, stuffed and labeled 66 pillows that will be delivered to the children’s unit.

This community service project allowed the 4-H club to give to children in need, but also challenged many of them to learn a new skill of sewing.

The Washington Go-Getters 4-H Club is led by Laurie Pemberton and Tammy Vittetoe with the help of many parents as well.

For more information about 4-H community service projects or how to get involved with Washington County 4-H, contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.

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