Posted on April 5, 2011 at 12:53 PM by Global Reach
4-H has been an important part of Wendall Lown’s life for 70 years. He started his 4-H career as a member in 1936 and continued work in his favorite project area of swine as a county project leader and county fair superintendent. He has also served as a county fairboard member for the past 66 years. Wendall has enjoyed working with 4-H members and their families through the years and watching the youth develop and learn to make good choices through 4-H.
· became a 4-H member in 1936 – 4-H projects: poultry, swine, crops
· just completing his volunteer roles as Monona County Swine Superintendent (64 years) and Monona County Fairboard member (66 years)
· also served as County Swine Project Leader and 4-H Club Leader
· recognized as a Monona County 4-H Alumni in 1957 and in 2005