Twelve Jefferson Parish 4-H youth and eight adult volunteers visited the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge earlier this summer for “4-H Day at the Capitol”, joining hundreds of 4-H members, 4-H volunteers and parents from throughout the state. While at the State Capitol, members of the Jefferson Delegation visited with Senator Conrad Appel, Representative Robert Billiot, Representative Patrick Connick, and Senator John Alario, Jr. Members of the Jefferson group were also able to visit a committee hearing with Senator David Heitmeier. Pictured front row from left: Domenic Mesa, Archie Keyser, McKaela Mesa, Nadeen Saleh, Nicole Celestine, Miguel Stewart, Brenton Nunnery, and Kaori Keyser. Back row from left: Sandra Mesa, Ricardo Mesa, Preston Bukaske, Mya Bukaske, Gary Bukaske, Latasha Bukaske, Sunae Keyser, Hana Keyser, and Debbie Gissel. Not pictured, but also attending were Laura Melancon and Ellie Melancon. The group was also accompanied by LSU Ag Center Agents Ann Gauthier and Chantel Williams.