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C-FC 4-H Afterschool Job Fair/Open House!

Come check out our program! Meet our staff and students and see if a paid position at 4-H Afterschool might be a good fit for you! Wednesdays September 19 and September 26  3:30 PM -4:00 PM (High School Students) 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM (College Interns and Adults)  Call or email to let us know […]

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4-H Online Enrollment/Re-enrollment Begins

Enrollment or re-enrollment in 4-H Online for the 2018-19 4-H year begins on September 5th, 2018. You will need to log on with the link below follow the steps. Then chose the projects you wish to be in for the 2018-2019 4-H year.  You can choose as many projects as you want at this time.  If […]

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A Glimpse at 4-H Record Books

These images are just a glimpse at some of our Buffalo County 4-H Records that were reviewed in September 2018. Not all youth’s reflections are shown. The excerpts that are highlighted here are ones that were intersting, significant, well-written or simply made me smile. Scroll down to see what Annie Lisowski, 4-H Youth Development Educator, […]

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4-H Science Slime Lab! – October 28

2018 Science Slime Lab A lab is a hands-on science event where learning takes place from experimentation and inquiry. There will be adults available to guide, but much of the time will be self-directed. Registration Link: https://goo.gl/forms/mEauURyY10JoWCXG2  Event Date is October 28, 2018 Registration Deadline: October 22, 2018 Location: Alma Courthouse, 3rd Floor All the ingredients, […]

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New Youth & Adults Join 4-H Leaders Officer Team

At their September meeting, one year after officially combining the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association and the Buffalo County 4-H Youth Council, the second set of youth and adult officers were elected. Welcome to our new leadership team! Prior to the meeting, 4-H youth and adults reviewed 4-H records submitted by members across the County. […]

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Friends of 4-H Welcome Garcia-Soto

At their bi-annual meeting on September 13, 2018 the Friends of Buffalo County 4-H, Inc. welcomed their newest board member, Ileana Garcia-Soto. Board terms are three years in length; Garcia-Soto’s will end in 2021. Ileana Garcia-Soto was an active member in 4-H as a youth in Puerto Rico. She brings with her a deep passion […]

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Free Online Training for Youth and Adults!

Belong, Mastery, Generosity and Independence are the 4 Essential Elements of Positive Youth Development that are focused online 4-H Youth Development. Would you like to learn more and how they relate to your role as a leader working with youth? Check out how you as an adult volunteer or youth leader can foster the development […]

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Hilltop Climbers 4-H Says “We All Belong in 4-H”

Hilltop Climbers 4-H Club met at the Arboretum Park at 1:30 pm on Sunday, September 9. The meeting was called to order by President, Josh Linse and the Pledges were said. The treasurer and secretary were not in attendance so the reports were unavailable Old business: Thank you to everyone that took the cans to […]

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Wisconsin 4-H License Plates Available

The Wisconsin 4-H license plate is available through the Wisconsin DMV, as of September 1, 2018. Proceeds from the sale of every plate will be coming to the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation and to county 4-H programs in which the plate was purchased. Please visit the Wisconsin DMV for pricing and more information:  https://wisconsindot.gov/Pages/dmv/vehicles/title-plates/4hf.aspx

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4-H Horse Leader Conference at UW River Falls

4-H horse project leaders and youth leaders are encouraged to attend the annual State 4-H Horse Leaders Conference, November 9-11, 2018 held at UW-River Falls.  Many interesting topics will again be offered.  Information, including the registration form and lodging list, are available at:  http://fyi.uwex.edu/wi4haganimalscience/wi-4-h-horse-leaders-conference/. For more information contact Liv Sandberg at 608-263-4303 or sandberg@ansci.wisc.edu

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Fall Forum Registration Now Open

Adult and Youth Leaders – Mark Your Calendars for Fall Forum and Hall of Fame Celebration Don’t miss out on a great statewide workshop for youth and adult leaders!!! What: Fall Forum and Hall of Fame Celebration When: November 2-4, 2018 (starting with registration at 6 p.m. Friday, November 2 and ending 11 a.m. November […]

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Leadership Opportunity for Youth and Adults

Lead… Serve… Advocate… Youth and adults are encouraged to apply to serve on the Wisconsin 4-H Leadership Council (WLC) The Wisconsin 4-H Leadership Council is a team of youth and adult leaders from across the state advocating for WI 4-H, providing input into enhancing the WI 4-H Program, modeling youth and adult partnerships, working to engage other youth […]

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Transformation Time at the 4-H Food Stand

Do you ever wonder what happens at the 4-H Food Stand the other 360 days between Buffalo County Fairs? Well, preparation, renovataions, repairs and revitalizing! Thank you to Countryside Cooperative Convenience Store in Durand we received a new freezer donation before earlier this summer. Meg Ruff and Annie Lisowski made the freezer fit before the […]

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4-H Leaders Association Meeting – September 16

Youth and adult leaders are invited to attend the 4-H Leaders Association meeting! Event Location: Buffalo County Courthouse, Alma, WI – 3rd floor county board room Date: September 16th, 2018 Time:  6:00pm – 8:00pm Hot Dogs and chips will be available for those reviewing. Some pop (with limited choices) will also be available – if you’re picky […]

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4-H Record Reviews

4-H Club leaders and volunteers are invited to review 4-H Records. Date: September 16th, 2018 Time:  4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Location: Buffalo County Courthouse Alma, WI, 3rd floor If your club has 4-H Records to review, please bring at least one adult AND one youth leader (grade 6 and over) to review 4-H Records. Hot Dogs […]

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Celebrate National 4-H Week with the Lawn and Window Display Contest!

Celebrate National 4-H Week with the Lawn and Window Display Contest! 2018 Lawn or Window Display Contest Buffalo County 4-H clubs are encouraged to enter the 2018 Lawn or Window Display Contest to promote 4-H during National 4-H Week. Follow these rules to compete: The display must include the national “Inspire Kids to Do” or […]

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National Youth Science Day Experiment – Code your World

Hundreds of Buffalo County Students to join 4-H and Google in Computer Science Challenge 2018 4-H National Youth Science Day inspires kids to “Code Your World” in four-part experience Kids and teens in Buffalo County will join more than 150,000 children across the country in leading the 11th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day (4-H […]

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