In Loving Memory-Rose Saito

Rose Saito

Rose Saito was born and raised on Maui. She started working at the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR) as an Extension Home Economist in 1974 and retired in 2014, after 40 years of service. During her tenure in Oahu County, she developed exceptional educational programs which focused on 4-H youth development. She expanded her 4-H program to integrate more senior citizens (retirees) as volunteers, as she believed retirees had a wealth of knowledge and a strong willingness to share their vast experiences. She trained volunteers in the…

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Oahu Pumpkin Decoration Contest

Oahu 4-H and the Giant Pumpkin Contest Planning Team is sponsoring a fun and “Halloween Spirit” event for Oahu youth!  Tap into your Halloween decorating and creative groove! Oahu youth ages 5-19 years old can either submit carved pumpkins (prefer giant or large pumpkins) or decorate any size pumpkins and submit a photo of their pumpkin and a photo of themselves with the pumpkin.  Their pumpkins can be entered in sub-categories: Most creative Scariest Funniest The pumpkins can be either grown in their pumpkin patch or store bought (hopefully from…

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