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Register Now for 4-H Afterschool at CFC!

Enroll Your Child in 4-H  Afterschool at CFC Today! Students in Grades K-6 during 2014-15 school year Monday – Friday     3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. After School COST: $5 per student per day  Students receive a healthy snack provided by 4-H Afterschool. 4-H Afterschool staff is youth protection certified and experienced, trained college […]

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Shooting Sports Certification Workshop

A statewide Shooting Sports Leader Certification workshop will be held this September to teach leaders how to conduct safe, supervised, shooting experiences for 4-H members enrolled in shooting sports projects and to complete required leader certification. Central Area Statewide Certification Workshop – September 26-27, 2014 Central Wisconsin Sportsmen’s Club, Marshfield Discipline sessions: Archery, Rifle, Shotgun, Coordinator, […]

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Get your 4-H Promotional Items Today

The Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association has a few promotional items left over from the fair.  If you missed your opportunity to purchase something during the fair you still have time.  If interested stop by the University of Wisconsin- Extension Office, or  contact Meg Ruff at meg.ruff@buffalocounty.com or  Annie Lisowski at annie.lisowski@buffalocounty.com to purchase items.  Any unsold items will also be […]

Rachel Hovey of Lookout Legends 4-H and Abby George of Hilltop Climbers 4-H represented Buffalo County at the Wisconsin State Fair Clothing Revue.

4-H Members Style at WI State Fair Clothing Revue

For 89 years, Wisconsin State Fair Clothing Revue participants have been modeling their homemade garments for Fairgoers during the annual Wisconsin State Fair. During this Fair experience, participants plan and organize Clothing Revue shows, attend skill-building workshops, participate in community service-learning projects, gain self-confidence, develop leadership and communication skills and have fun networking with new […]

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The Online Challenge: Final Challenge!

    The final online challenge I am encouraging you to do is to be brave! In the example video a boy is being brave by standing up to the bullies! You can do the same thing or being brave could mean facing your fear, like going off the diving board at the pool or […]


State 4-H Fall Forum and Wisconsin 4-H Centennial Celebration

Adult and Youth Leaders – Mark Your Calendars for Fall Forum and Centennial Celebration Don’t miss out on a great statewide workshop for youth and adult leaders!!! What:  Fall Forum and Centennial Celebration When: November 14-16, 2014 Where: Chula Vista, WI Dells Who:  Youth in 7th – 13th grade and adult leaders The program kicks […]


2014 Buffalo County Fair, 4-H Horse Show

              On the Morning of July 19th, 2014 you could feel the anticipation building in the air as each exhibitor slid out of their trucks and each horse stepped out of their trailers on to the dark robust earth of the Midnight Riders Arena for the 2014 Buffalo County […]

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4-H Cloverbud Day Camp made Pre-Historic History!

On Thursday, July 24th, Cloverbuds and Explorers travelled back in time at “4-H Cave Kids” Science Day Camp! A total of 8 campers in grades K-3 were in attendance, they were: Mya Kwasniewski, Aidan Lisowski, Blaine Severson, Ryan Gray, Grady Meier, Skylar Risler, and Zander Risler, and Alison George. We also had one skilled counselor, […]

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Fun filled summer at 4-H STEM Day Camps in Mondovi

Buffalo County youth in grades K-6 participated in 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Day Camps on Wednesdays June 18th through July 23rd at Mirror Lake Park and the Fairgrounds. STEM Day Camps were led by 4-H Youth Development Summer Intern, Toni Sipla and 4-H Youth Development Educator, Annie Lisowski, with the help of […]

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Fun filled summer at 4-H Science Day Camps at CFC

Buffalo County youth in grades K-6 participated in 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Day Camps on Tuesdays June 17th through July 22rd at a variety of locations around the Cochrane-Fountain City area. STEM Day Camps were led by 4-H Youth Development Summer Intern, Toni Sipla and 4-H Youth Development Educator, Annie Lisowski, with […]

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Summer Youth Programs Discover The World at STEM Camp!

This summer youth had a blast while exploring the various biomes of the world by participating in several STEM related activities! STEM Camp was held in the Fountain City area June 17, July 1,8,15,17, and 22.   STEM Camp was also held in the Mondovi area on June 18, July 2, 9, 16, and 23.

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Fizz-Boom-Read with Area Public Libraries

This summer, 4-H Youth Development Educators from Buffalo and Trempealeau Counties conducted science experiments as part of the 2014 collaborative summer library program with public libraries in Arcadia and Alma!