2019 Buffalo County Upcoming Travel Experiences

Congratulations to all the 2019 travel experiences delegates! Alison George was selected to represent Buffalo County at Space Camp in 2019. Buffalo County will be represented at the 2019 4-H Youth Conference by Julia Moats, Hunter Guenter and Brooke Putz . American Spirit travel experiences were awarded to the following 4-H members in Buffalo County. Morgan […]

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January 2019 4-H Leaders Association Meeting

Club leaders mark you calendars and plan on attending this meeting. January 20,2019 5:00 pm – Mandatory Youth and Adult club member training.  One youth and one adult from each club MUST attend this mandatory training. 6:00 pm – Leaders Association Meeting Buffalo County Courthouse more information coming soon…

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2019 Festival of Arts

  2019 Festival of Arts When: Sunday February 10, 2019 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Alma Area High School in Alma WI. The 4-H Festival of Arts provides all 4-H members and Cloverbuds in Buffalo and Pepin County the opportunity: To share their skills and talents with others. To further develop their skills in […]

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Friend of 4-H is presented to Central Lutheran Church

The Central Lutheran Church in Mondovi received the 2018 Buffalo County Friend of 4-H Award. Julia Moats, Secretary of the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association, presented Pastor Rolf Morck with the recognition on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. The annual award is provided to individuals and organizations that serve as partners with Buffalo County 4-H, helping […]

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Vaping – Juuling Student Survey Report Released

437 STUDENTS IN GRADES 5-12 PARTICIPATED IN THE VAPING & JUULING SURVEY IN THE FALL OF 2018. STUDENTS IN ALL SIX SCHOOLS IN BUFFALO & PEPIN COUNTIES (ALMA, MONDOVI, GILMANTON, COCHRANE-FOUNTAIN CITY, DURAND AND PEPIN) WISCONSIN RESPONDED TO THE SURVEY.

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International Travel shared by Kora Falkner

Kora Falkner of Hilltop Climbers 4-H shared photos and stories of her International Travel to Japan through Wisconsin 4-H’s LABO program. Kora encouraged other 4-H members to host and travel internationally at the 4-H Leaders Association meeting on Sunday, November 11. Falkner told of meeting new friends, trying new foods, stepping out of her comfort […]

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Mondovi Community Youth Center thanks locals Veterans

Thank you goes to the Mike Voth Memorial Chapter #5 Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. They are the oldest Vietnam Veterans Chapter. Dennis Werlein was the leader who was instrumental in getting Vietnam Veterans support from our government. The chapter contributed $300 to the Mondovi Community Youth Center (MCYC) as support for ongoing service-learning projects […]

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4-H Community Servant is Michelle Moats

Michelle Moats of Hilltop Climbers 4-H was awarded the Buffalo County 4-H 2018 Servant Leader Award by Patty George at the 4-H Leaders Association meeting on Sunday, November 11. Moats was selected as the recipient to recognize her efforts in promoting community involvement at the local, regional and state levels. Currently, Michelle is the Vice […]

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Kleinschmidt is 4-H Volunteer of the Year

Wendy Kleinschmidt was awarded the Buffalo County 4-H Volunteer of the Year award for 2018. Kleinschmidt is the 4-H Club leader for Bear Creek 4-H in Mondovi. Her daughter, Amber Kleinschmidt, presented her with the recognition on Sunday, November 11 at the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association meeting. Kleinschmidt was nominated due to her dedication […]

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Guenther elected to Wisconsin 4-H Leader Council

At Fall Forum, November 3 and 4 in Green Lake, Wisconsin Amy Guenther of Lookout Legends 4-H was elected to a two year term on the Wisconsin 4-H Leader Council. Amy joins Michelle Moats on the Wisconsin Leader Council. Both Michelle and Amy represent Buffalo County 4-H and the Northwest Region in regards to statewide […]

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Elva Helwig welcomed at Golden Hornets 4-H to share culture of Dia de Los Muertos

Golden Hornets 4-H Club volunteer leader, Heather Secrist, thanked Elva Helwig for coming to meet with members at their November meeting on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Suncrest Gardens in Waumandee. Elva Helwig sharing wonderful stories and cultural information about Dia de Los Muertos. During the club year Golden Hornets 4-H members and leaders have committed […]

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4-H Mad Scientists at Slime Lab

Young scientists practiced inquiry with a self-directed slime science lab hosted by Buffalo County 4-H on Sunday, October 28.  Want to have the same fun at home experimenting with slime and testing out different recipes? Click below for a list of our slime lab handouts! Science Lab – Slime Inquiry Grab & Go Sheets

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Golden Hornets 4-H Commits to Learning about Hispanic Culture

During the 2018-2019 4-H club year, Golden Hornets 4-H club has set a SMART goal of learning more about Hispanic culture with the intentions of making their club more welcoming for all. During their October meeting, families discussed Hispanic Heritage month, watched youth of Latin@ background speak about their experiences and had a Mexican meal, […]

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Youth Write Code for National Youth Science Day

Students from Alma, Gilmanton and Cochrane-Fountain City Schools wrote code for National Youth Science Day during the month of October. Young people used computer coding strategies to help Annie Lisowski, University of Wisconsin-Extension 4-H Youth Development Educator, perform the chicken dance. Students then used a software program called Scratch to animate a scene using code […]

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And the National 4-H Week Winners are…

Vote for your favorite sign by leaving a comment below! Displays are judged on eye appeal, neatness, conveying national or county theme message, originality, local interest and number of people potentially reached by the display.  

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Buffalo Students #BlueUp for Bullying Prevention

Every October, schools and organizations across Buffalo County, Wisconsin join STOMP Out Bullying in observing National Bullying Prevention Month. The goal is to encourage communities to work together to stop bullying and cyberbullying by increasing awareness of the prevalence and impact of bullying on all children of all ages. On Monday, October 1, 2018 students in […]

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Inspire 4-H Kindness

             Buffalo County 4-H is encouraging youth and adults to be kind and share kindness with others during the month of October! Print a bookmark and use the coupon to show others that you’re dedicated to being kind and you want to inspire others to do the same!   Would you like to print a […]

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Congratulations to our 4-H Record Award Recipients

Please congratulate the following Buffalo County 4-H youth for their reflections in their 4-H Records in ways that contribute to a deeper learning in each of their 4-H projects, in service learning or leadership! If we have missed someone, it is not intentional, please let us know. Thank you. Club Last Name First Name Record […]

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