Play SPENT

It is just stuff until you don’t have it. Interested in trying your hand at utilizing a budget for the month? Try http://playspent.org/ and discover some of the challenges and hard decisions of those who at times live food insecure.

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Fogel is State 4-H Key Award Recipient

Naomi Fogel of Golden Hornets 4-H club in Waumandee was presented the 2018 Wisconsin State 4-H Key Award by Annie Lisowski, Youth and Families Extension Educator in Buffalo County. Naomi is a senior at Cochrane-Fountain City school. The 4-H Key award is awarded to only one youth leader in each Wiscconsin county each year. The […]

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Youth Air Rifle Training

Youth Air Rifle Training KICK OFF/ SIGN UP TRAINING February 6, 2018 6:00 – 7:30 PM Pepin Sportsman Club N 10076 Sand Ridge Road Pepin,   WI  54759 Inviting ALL Buffalo & Pepin County youth, 3rd grade and older, to a 4-H Air Rifle Training Program. This is sponsored by the Buffalo/Pepin 4-H Shooting Sports and […]

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4-H Camp Kinnissippewa, June 25-27, 2018

2018 Camp Brochure Online Registration Camp Kinnissippewa 4-H at Kiwanis Scout Camp 3 different camp experiences for 4-H members from Buffalo, Pepin, Pierce, & Trempealeau Counties at the beautiful Camp Kiwanis at Marine on St. Croix River! June 25-27, 2018   4-H Explorers Base Camp Open to campers in 3rd & 4th grades (2017-2018 school year) […]

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Looking for a job working with youth this summer? Come join our staff!

Buffalo County UW-Extension is seeking qualified applicants for multiple summer intern positions. Positions will be available for a UWEX 4-H Youth Development Summer Intern, and Summer Program or Assistant Program Coordinators at Cochrane-Fountain City 4-H Afterschool and Mondovi Community Youth Center. Applicants must have completed one year of post-secondary education and be returning to college […]

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How to talk to your teen about sexting and selfies

In response to recent digital photo sharing concerns at local schools, University of Wisconsin – Extension Youth and Families Extension Educator, Annie Lisowski is working to provide resources to students and their families on: Teen brain research related to internet safety and impulse Students protecting their privacy and reputation online How gender stereotypes play out […]

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Magic, Kindness Core to 5th & 6th Grade Prevention Day

On January 16, 2018 at Mondovi High School all fifth and sixth graders in Buffalo County participated in the annual Buffalo County Partnership Council Sixth Grade Day. Fifth and sixth graders from all four school districts of Cochrane-Fountain City, Alma, Mondovi and Gilmanton engaged in the event. This was the first ever year to include […]

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Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association 2018 Small Ruminant Clinic

Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association Small Ruminant Clinic, formally the Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association ”Shepherds Clinic” will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Conference Center in the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, WI 54868. The Small Ruminant Clinic will begin at 8:45 a.m. with a welcome, and our […]

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2018 Buffalo County Fair Foods Revue

The Foods Revue and Decorated Cakes Contest will be held on Monday, July 9, 2018 at the Marten Center in Mondovi. Registration will start at 5:30 pm and judging will start at 6:00 pm. Don’t forget to enroll in your Foods Revue exhibits on FairEntry!

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2018 Buffalo County Fair Clothing Revue

The 2018 Clothing Revue will be on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Marten Center. Registration will start at 5:30, with judging starting at 6:00pm. Each exhibitor can exhibit three items, excluding the Cloverbuds and Explorers. The Clothing Revue will close with a Style Show. Be sure to enroll in your entries on FairEntry, and […]

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 2018 4-H Afterschool Summer Program Registration

   2018 4-H Afterschool Summer Program Registration Students in Grades K-6 during 2018-19 school year June 4 to August 24, 2018 Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  2018 4-H Afterschool Summer Calendar Flyer Students must bring their own sack lunch each day.  Morning and afternoon snacks are provided.  Families are required to provide […]

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4-H Clover College for Cool Crafting and Stamped for Fun

4-H Clover College March 11, 2018 –City Hall Basement, Mondovi  Registration Deadline: March 1, 2018 Event Schedule: 1:00 – 1:15     Registration 1:15 – 2:30     Session 1 2:30 – 2:45     Break/ Registration 2:45 – 4:00     Session 2 Everyone Welcome Youth & Adults – One does not need to be in 4-H to participate. Participants can register […]

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Meat Animal Project Weigh-in Dates

Beef February 24, 2018 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM NFO Livestock Market Center in Independence, WI Sheep & Goats April 28, 2018 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Countryside Co-op,  Waumandee, WI Swine The Buffalo County Fair Association has limited swine exhibitors to one hog for the 2018 Buffalo County Fair.  All market swine will be weighed on entry day […]

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2018 WISCONSIN 4-H ADULT LEADER OPPORTUNITIES

Love working with youth? Interested in Aerospace? Citizenship? Leadership? Global Citizenship?  Apply now to be a chaperon for various 4-H Programs in 2018.  For more information click here or visit   https://fyi.uwex.edu/wi4hedopp/files/2017/09/18-Natl-Chap-Ap.pdf.

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Buffalo County Partnership Council adopts new mission

At their meeting on January 4, 2018, the Buffalo County Partnership Council adopted a new mission statement and set of values for the organization. The mission and values are now included in operating guidelines that are being revisited as a part of coalition capacity-building grant. Learn more about BCPC at www.facebook.com/buffalocountypartnershipcouncil

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Buffalo / Pepin County Teen Court needs new high school judges

Are you a high school freshman or sophomore from Alma, C-FC, Durand, Gilmanton, Mondovi or Pepin who is interested in juvenile justice and helping your peers learn from their mistakes? Then, you might be the right fit to serve as one of our teen court panel judges! 2018 Teen Court Panelist Application Packet Final with […]

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4-H Camp Counselors Wanted for 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa

Camp Counselor Position Description 2018 2018 Camp Counselor Application 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa is searching for camp counselors and junior directors that can be part of our staff team! April 22 – Noon -5pm in Pepin is Training Day June 24-June 27 is 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa Training and Camp Due no later than March 16, 2018!

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