Capitol at night

The New Kid on Press Team

Press Team was more than just media recapping the greatest moments of Youth Conference, it was a chance for my artistic and leadership skills to grow with faithful colors. I enjoyed the skills I gained. I enjoyed the adventures I went on. I enjoyed taking and making pictures of Youth Conference events. But most of all, I cannot explain the friendship that I’ve made with everyone on the Wisconsin 4-H Press Team.

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Craig Hillier

Simon Says “Resilience”

Delegates at the 2015 Wisconsin 4-H and Youth Conference found a way to connect simple games such as “Simon Says” to real-life lessons of responsibility and resilience. Keynote speaker Craig Hillier Hillier brought an upbeat atmosphere to an audience of nearly 450 through delegate interaction and funny stories of his past, and drove his message home with his personal stories.

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Golden Triangle of India seminar

Water from Wisconsin

Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development and its members are helping out and giving back to the community and the world. During Tuesday’s Golden Triangle of India seminar at the Wisconsin 4-H & Youth Conference, 30 delegates and Youth Leadership Council (YLC) members worked together on a project to raise money for Charity Water.

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Youth Conference elevator

Dispatches from 2015 State 4-H & Youth Conference

The elevators became crowded with delegates Monday as they arrived from all across the state and moved in to their dorm rooms at State 4-H and Youth Conference. Many delegates expressed their excitement and anticipated having a great next few days.

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4H volunteers at youth conference

Dispatches from 2015 State 4-H & Youth Conference

Laura and Pam (seated left to right) are volunteer coordinators who have been working on getting this year’s Youth Conference ready since August 2014. As a part of the planning committee, they have been hard at work since Sunday night. They find a moment of calm before delegates begin to arrive Monday afternoon on June 22.

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