Activities Added for Wisconsin 4-H Cloverbuds!

Nine new activity plans designed specifically for Cloverbuds – youth in grades Kindergarten to 2nd grade – have been released on the Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development web page. Involve 4-H and community youth in activities that are hands-on, fun, and sometimes a little messy in all the best ways. These nine lessons have been developed […]

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2018 Arts Camp…It was the Place to Be!

On October 6th and 7th, over 150 participants came together for a weekend to celebrate the arts in many of its forms during Arts Camp at Upham Woods. Youth rotated through six unique arts tracks taught by 4-H arts counselors. From culinary arts with pancake art to drama games in theater arts and sticker making […]

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Exhibit Showcasing Waupaca County 4-H opens at Waupaca Public Library

The public is invited to come experience Waupaca County 4-H past and present at the Waupaca Public Library Exhibit Room. The exhibit room is located on the lower level of the library at 107 S Main Street, Waupaca and is open during regular library hours. Explore over 100 years of 4-H through interactive trivia, historical […]

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Rock Co. 4-H Dairy Judging Teams Place First in Harrisburg, PA!

The Rock County 4-H Dairy Judging Team placed first in the 2018 All-American Invitational Youth Dairy Cattle Judging Contest on Mon., Sept. 17 in Harrisburg, PA. During the 50th anniversary of the contest, team members placed 10 classes of dairy cattle and gave oral reasons on four sets of the classes. The Team placed in the “top five” […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Dairy Youth Win National Contest!

Article Details courtesy of Abby Bauer, Hoard’s Dairyman; Photo supplied by: Dennis Halladay, Hoard’s Dairyman  This year four 4-H youth from Green County (two sets of siblings- Rachel and Brian McCullough and Clayton and Cole Mahlkuch) prevailed as the Champion National 4-H Dairy Judging Team at the World Dairy Expo!  The youth were coached by […]

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Packers Family Night Tradition a “Magical Day” for Wisconsin 4-H

The threat of rain lingered, but didn’t stop hundreds of thousands of fans from getting to Lambeau Field on August 4 for their first glance at this year’s team. Among the sellout crowd were nearly 1,000 Wisconsin 4-H members, volunteers, family members and staff filling the stands of Section 127, invited by the Packers as […]

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4-H prom dress fundraiser builds skills and opportunities

Anyone who’s been a teenager knows how important it is to look your best. A Kewaunee County 4-H youth group is right on top of that with a fundraiser that’s morphed into a service project.   In mid January, the Kewaunee County 4-H Teen Association sold nearly half of the 400 dresses consigned at their […]

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First female Wisconsin 4-H educator inducted into national hall of fame

Wisconsin’s first female 4-H educator, whose career would later take her to Texas and New York, was inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame Oct. 6 in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Mary Kaye Merwin credits her entire professional career to personal development through 4-H — a 65-year experience that began at age 10. The 12-year […]

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