Junior Grangers

An organization for everyone.

Berks County Pomona Grange

For children ages 5-14.

Mini Juniors (under 5) may join for some events.


Contact Gail Switzer (g_switzer09@hotmail.com) for additional information.


Applebees Fundraiser
A big thank you to everyone that sold tickets, came out to help, or came out to eat! We sold 102 tickets and profited over $600! 


Walk-a-Thon
The juniors participated in their Walk-a-Thon at Ontelaunee on April 13. The winners of laps will be announced at camp coronation. There were 40 juniors in attendance. Juniors that were unable to attend will be walking at camp!


Upcoming Junior Events
May 17-19: County Camp
May 19, 2pm: Camp Coronation, Camp Swatara
 
Let the Junior Grange Games Begin!
Camp is May 17-19. Our theme is “Let the Junior Grange Games Begin” and we will be having different card games, board games, and game show activities. Coronation will be held at Camp Swatara on the 19th. We will begin promptly at 2pm. Thanks to all that supported the Walk-A-Thon Fundraiser to help make camp possible for our Juniors!
 
Attendance Contest
Congrats to our 9 juniors who received a $5 gift card to Chick-Fil-A for meeting the requirements for the 2018 attendance contest.
2019 Attendance Contest Rules:
In order to qualify, a junior member must participate in the Walk-a-Thon, enter at least one Junior contest on the State level. juniors must attend 4 or more of the following events…
Sleepover (February 1-2)
Applebee’s Fundraiser (March 9, 7:30-10:30am)
County Camp-Let the Jr. Grange Games Begin (May 17-19)
Knoebel’s (Tentative date coming soon)
State Camp (June 30-July 6)
Swimming (July 13, 6-9pm)
Helping at ice cream/ice stand during the consignment sale (August 24)
Fall Activity (September 21, 7pm)
Bowling (November 24, 1:30)
 
Next Jr. Team Meeting
Our next team meeting is Monday, July 8 at 7pm at Ontelaunee! All are welcome!


Upcoming Announcements
There will be NO junior activity at the June Pomona meeting.

Texas Roadhouse Fundraiser
We will have a fundraiser night at Texas Roadhouse. Join us on Monday, June 24 from 4-10pm. Flyers will be distributed in the near future. Please come out and invite friends. Thank you in advance!


Knoebel's

Wednesday, June 12. As soon as more information becomes available, it will be posted on Facebook and discussed at upcoming events (camp coronation and Pomona).


State Camp News!
State camp is June 30th through July 6th. There are many juniors, youth, and adults that attend from Berks County. Please consider sending your 7 year old (by January 1, 2019). Contact Gail if you would like to be on a carpool list.