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Town of Cassel centennial
(1891-1991)

Cassel 4-H Club,   pp. 64-67


Page 66

judged by the Wausau Fire Department
on the County level, during Fire Preven-
tion Week. Cassel 4-H Club received
special honors withmoneyawards.Atone
time as a result of their activities in the
field of fire prevention, the Club won a
trip to Minneapolis and St. Paul.
June Dairy Month was observed with
window displays and serving cheese at
banks and stores, also, serving ice cream
on the streets and at Senior Citizens
meals.
Boys Softball team won trophies for the
years of 1958 and 1959, under the leader-
ship of Norbert Bergs.
The early Club entertained themselves
with Halloween and Christmas parties,
costume contests, caroling, sleigh rides
Marathon Fun Days Parade Centennial 1976 -Juliann Bergs, Carter Litzer
and summer family picnics.
Other early leaders were Dominic and
Dolores Marzynski, Eleanore Lepak,
Shirley Ernst, Agnes Starzynski, Donald
and Nancy Litzer. Nancy Litzer also
served as General Leader for eighteen
years.
Other special events were, Plays,
Marathon Fun Days Parade and
Halloween Parties.
In 1985, at the 4-H Leaders Banquet,
Dolores Bergs was honored for 35 years
Club Play - Suzette and Maxin Bergs    of leadership in 4-H club work. Dolores
wig, .Halloween Party - Albert and Pam Buetsch,
Suzette Bergs, Dale Marzynski, Roxann Bergs,
Alvina Starzinski, Yvonne Lang
Marzynski was honored for 25 years.
Dolores also in 1986 received the Top 4-H
County Leader for that year.
Diane Leist took over as General
Leader in 1983. By that time, a large
number of members from the township
and city of Marathon had joined the club.
For that reason, the members changed
the club name from Cassel to Casa-Mara
which kept part of the old name CASsel
and reflected the new membership from
Marathon.
The club has continued to grow with
members from Wausau, Rib Mountian,
Rothschild, and Schofield. As of Janaury,
1990 there are 62 members and 16 adult
Marathon Fun Days Parade - Nancy Litzer - Leader, Julie and Pam Litzer Chet Hoffman, Donald  project leaders.
LitzerJr and Sr


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