4-H Members Develop Art Skills at State Camp

  4-H Art Camp is a statewide Arts & Communication workshop designed for middle school age youth in grades 6-8. Samantha Berg, Alanna and Catherine Hurlburt all of Glencoe Hustlers 4-H club in Buffalo County partipated in the camp October 7  – October 8 at Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center in Wisconsin Dells. You rotated through the different […]

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4-H National Youth Science Day Engaged Students After School

On Tuesday, October 3, and Wednesday, October 4, 2017 4-H Afterschool students at Cochrane-Fountain City and Mondovi Community Youth Center students joined millions of young people across the nation to become scientists for the day during the tenth annual 4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD). This annual event seeks to spark an early youth interest […]

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Buffalo was Blue for Bullying Prevention on October 2

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 2, 2017 students in […]

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National 4-H Week Winners Announced!

The criteria for the National 4-H week displays were eye appeal, neatness, conveying national or county theme message, originality, local interest and number of people potentially reached by the display (if shared on social media and physical location of display). Cash prizes for entries were awarded as follows: 1st  place         $50.00 – Cheerful Workers 4-H 2nd […]

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Buffalo / Pepin County Teen Court 2017 Annual Report

Teen Court works to create a change in youth behavior, provides an opportunity for youth to restore her/his image in the community while repairing his/her relationship between themselves and the victim, facilitates the strengthening of family resiliency, and offers ways youth can gain academic and 21st century life skills for future success. Through the restorative […]

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VIP Training Offered

Adult volunteers are invited to attend the VIP (Volunteers In Preparation) training to become an approved 4-H volunteer. VIP Training 1:00 p.m. November 5, 2017 Marten Center, Mondovi Volunteer in Preparation training is designed for volunteers who are committed to the learning and skill development necessary to be an enrolled 4-H volunteer. Enrolled volunteers can […]

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Buffalo County 4-H is Home Clothing!

4-H Home Shirt Order Form Order your 4-H Home Clothing now! Return your order form to the UW-Extension Office with payment by October 20, 2017. There will only be one order opportunity! Make checks payable to Buffalo County 4-H. 

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Buffalo County 4-H Scholarships Applications Due November 1

Buffalo County 4-H Scholarships Buffalo County 4-H Leaders’ Association will give up to four (4) $500 scholarships to high school graduating seniors who are current members / youth leaders enrolled in a Buffalo County 4-H Club. The 4-H member must enrolled in a post-secondary education at a university (four or two year campus) or technical […]

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Quotes from Buffalo County 4-H Record Books

This is a compilation of some of our 4-H members’ record book stories. These are excerpts that were interesting, powerful or unique. Not all members are recognized and these are portions of stories from Service-Learning, Youth Leadership and Cloverbud pages only. These young people deserve to be applauded for taking the time to reflect on […]

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$2500 Grow Communities Grant Awarded to Hill & Hollow 4-H

  Buffalo County farmer Dan Senn has won the opportunity to direct a $2,500 dollar donation from the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, to the Buffalo County 4-H Club – Hill & Hollow Helping Hands 4-H Club. Hill & Hollow Helping Hands 4-H Club will use the funds to develop […]

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Buffalo County Partnership Council Recognized as Member of Alliance for Youth

The Buffalo County Partnership Council convened on Monday, September 11, 2017 at their first meeting of the 2017-2018 academic year. At their September meeting Buffalo County Partnership Council members welcomed new members and reviewed upcoming grant opportunities from the Northwest Coalition and the Department of Public Instruction. The coalition was recognized by the state as […]

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4-H Fundraiser at the Races

Thank you to Mississippi Thunder Speedway for the opportunity to participate in their 50/50 raffle as a Buffalo County 4-H Fundraiser on Friday, September 8, 2017. The $800 raised from this opportunity will be utilized to help fund 4-H travel experiences and 4-H scholarships in 2018! A special thank you goes out to Cara Lee […]

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All Our Colors 4-H Cloverbud Activity

All Our Colors, a 4-H Cloverbud Lesson developed by Annie Lisowski and centered on empathy and diversity, was piloted this summer on three different occasions! We took lots of photos some of which may end in the final print and digital versions of the curriculum and parent guide. The lesson will be available later this […]

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4-H ways to help in wake of Hurricane Harvey

A message from Texas 4-H State Program Leader: Hurricane Harvey has definitely taken a toll on Texas, with millions affected by the damage to the Texas coast as well as the massive flooding in Houston and the surrounding areas – with more damage and loss anticipated in the coming days. Many across the state and […]

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4-H youth are young archers

  4-H Afterschool students at Cochrane-Fountain City school had the opportunity to develop their skills in the 4-H shooting sports project on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. The program was developed by 4-H Afterschool Program Coordinator, Allison Doelle, and made possible by volunteer coaches from Winona Archers. Students utilized youth bows from Winona Archers and the […]

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