EATON — Emma Tobias and Alex Kerby were selected to attend the Ohio 4-H State Leadership Camp, July 5-9 2016.
The camp is located on the Rocky Fort Stream near Utica, Ohio. According to their website, 8,000 youths from all over the country will attend this four day camp.
The camp is designed to build leadership skills among the participants by encouraging them to try new things without the fear of failure; providing opportunities to allow them to experience personal growth; and offering the chance to learn new ideas and methods to help strengthen local 4-H programs. The Ohio 4-H State Leadership Camp has been in operation since 1946, and is recognized as one of the best of its kind in the nation.
Emma is the daughter of Joe and Trisha Tobias of Eaton. She is a member of the Top of the Line 4-H club, advised by Carrie Kerby. Her projects include market goats.
Alex Kerby is the son of Jason and Carrie Kerby of Lewisburg. He is also a Top of the Line member, and his projects are on goats and hogs.