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Buffalo County 4-H Graduating Seniors Honored with Scholarships

Naomi Fogel, Kaleb Krzyszton, Curtis Weltzien, Cassandra Berg, Reece Fernholz and Grace Pichler were awarded as the 2018 Buffalo County 4-H scholarship recipients.  The $500 and $250 scholarships may be presented at each graduation ceremony or scholarship awards banquet on behalf of the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders’ Association. The scholarships are set aside for a […]

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Staff Strengthen Skills for Summer working with Students

The undergraduate and graduate students who will be working as part of our summer staff at 4-H Afterschool at Cochrane-Fountain City and the Mondovi Community Youth Center participated in a two day training May 22-23, 2018. Josh Close, Hunter Black, Katy Halverson, Grace Pichler, Tori Ross, Abby George, Joanna Trujillo, Haley Poeschel, Abby Waters, Savannah […]

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Home Alone This Summer? – Check out these videos!

Will your child be at home alone for the first time this summer? These videos are for parents and their children who are getting ready to stay home alone. Parents and children should watch the videos together and use the short activities after each video to discuss your plans to stay safe.   https://fyi.uwex.edu/homealone/

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WI 4-H International Opportunity for You!

  “Do you know what I learned from this child?” asked one host father. “That you can live together and not understand what the other is saying, and yet still communicate and learn to love each other.”  Comments like this from a local family sum up the joy which can result from participating in the […]

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O’Connell Takes Top 12 at State

  Bronco by Karissa O’Connell was chosen as a Top 12 photo in the 2018 Wisconsin 4-H and Youth State Photo Display. O‘Connell is a member of the Lookout Legends 4-H Club of Buffalo County. The 2018 State Photo Display, which features more than 130 selected photos taken by 4-H youth from 55 counties across the state, […]

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Weltzien Wins Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarship

The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation awards more than $10,000 in scholarships annually to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education. Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships are awarded to students based on demonstrated personal growth, development and leadership, academic performance and future educational goals. The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation is proud to announce this year’s scholarship recipients. Scholarships are awarded […]

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Berg Awarded Bewick Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarship

The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation awards more than $10,000 in scholarships annually to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education. Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships are awarded to students based on demonstrated personal growth, development and leadership, academic performance and future educational goals. This year Buffalo County 4-H graduating senior, Cassie Berg, was awarded one of only five […]

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4-H Agility Fun Match

Saturday, July 14, 2018 Judging Starts at 10:00 am Held at: Smarty Paws Agility 4175 123rd Street Chippewa Falls WI, 54719 Show facility has turf floor and all approved AKC Equipment.  All 4-H classes will follow 4-H Wisconsin State Agility guild lines.  Novice class will follow AKC rules. Dogs must have crate.  Please bring lawn […]

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Buffalo/Pepin County 4-H Gymkhana Clinic

2018 Gymkhana Clinic   Monday – June 18, 2018 –  Pepin County Fair Grounds, Arkansaw, WI  Check – In: 4:30 p.m to 5:15 p.m.: A negative current Coggins is required (bring original and copy) Immunizations are recommended. 5:30 p.m. Clinic Clinic is free for Buffalo/Pepin County 4-H Horse and Horseless Project members. Participation with a horse is optional. […]

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4-H Horse leaders focus on skills at local clinic

The Buffalo and Pepin County 4-H Horse members gathered for a 4-H Horsemanship Clinic at Double H Arena near Mondovi, WI on Sunday, May 6, 2018. 4-H riders worked with two clinicians to strengthen skills in preparation for this year’s fair in July. Clinician Laura Windmiller instruction horse members in English while Tammy Olson was […]

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Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court Panelists Receive $500 Scholarships

Two senior members from Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court, will receive scholarships for their role in juvenile restorative justice.  Kayla Kaczorowski is one of only two state 2018 award recipients from the Wisconsin Teen Court Association (WTCA). The WTCA Scholarship encourages new and long term volunteer participation while encouraging ongoing education. Maya Smith is the first […]

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Montana Pioneers 4-H Donate to Food Share Program

As a community service project the Montana Pioneers 4-H Club collected and donated cereal to the Food Share Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  Food Share collects and distributes food to local needy households of school aged children for the After School program.  Pictured is Morgan Becker of the Montana Pioneers 4-H Club […]

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