Operation Christmas Shoebox

11/2023 Operation Christmas Shoebox Project 12

Members from several 4-H clubs and other youth groups met on November 7, 2023 to pack Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes & 100 keiki bags with toys, toiletries, & school supplies for youth impacted by the wildfires in Lahaina in August. The Maui group packed 1,868 boxes! Their efforts were combined with groups from other locations around the state. Hawaii’s contribution of 44,866 Operation Christmas shoeboxes will be heading to Mongolia, Philippines, Thailand, Ukraine, El Salvador, Madagascar, and Uruguay.

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Cookies and Bunnies

Lana'i Kauna'oa 4-H Rabbit Handling Skills

Another GREAT Day with Lana’i Kauna’oa 4-H Keikis and Family Members!! Sunday, November 19, 2023. The day started with an introduction to 4-H Procedures – Sign-in, Motto, Pledge, and Cloverbud Expectations and Goals. We moved on to Culinary Skills and then we all practiced proper rabbit handling plus rabbit care responsibilities and State of Hawaii requirements in regards to invasive species preventative measures. The event ended with hot cocoa, marshmallows and snacks.

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