4-H Youth Development
4-H Youth Development programs give young people a chance to learn important skills, gain experience in teamwork and accountability and contribute to their communities. 4-H Youth Development Educators connect the University of Wisconsin to the community through local coalition and community programs.
4-H News and Announcements
Check out the latest Friday Notes for current county events and information.
2014 Livestock Information
Have you been looking for livestock species specific forms for the fair? You can access these forms at the Oconto County UW-Extension site: http://oconto.uwex.edu/agriculture/youth-agriculture-programs/. If you have specific questions about [. . .]
Food Stand Updates
For information on upcoming meetings, ordering/menu and help needed, please check here. The next Food Stand Committee meeting will be held on Saturday, August 2, 9:00 a.m. at the Fairgrounds in Gillett. Please consider [. . .]
Vote for your Favorite Barn Quilt Design!
Oconto County 4-H will have a booth at the fair displaying several different barn quilt designs. We are asking you and all your friends and family to help us decide [. . .]
Celebrate 100 Years of 4-H Fair Booth
The Oconto County Fair Board has generously offered a booth to our program to celebrate 100 years of 4-H. At the last Leaders Association meeting a proposal was made to form a committee of members that would be willing to put together [ . . .]
Oconto County Fair Kiddie Showmanship Dairy Or Beef
Here is a chance for 4-8 year olds to gain experience in showmanship at this Fair Board sponsored event. Details and entry information can be found [. . .]
State 4-H Dog Agility Show
The date has been set for the State 4-H Dog Agility Show. What a wonderful way to show what you and your dog can do!! This will be held at Camp Brandy, near [. . . ]
The 4-H History Wiki is Ready for Your Review and Use!
The History Wiki team and sponsors are ready for 4-H members, leaders and friends to view and contribute to the wiki! Help us capture Wisconsin 4-H history through wiki technology: visit [. . .]
Oconto County Fair Premium Book Available Online
The Oconto County Junior Fair Premium Book and Exhibitor Information is now available online. You can access all the valuable information you need to know by visiting [. . . ]
4-H Arts Camp
The statewide 4-H Arts Camp for 6th- 8th graders is set for October 4-5, 2014 at Camp Upham Woods, Wisconsin Dells. Youth get together to explore & participate in the exciting world of the arts: theatre & drama, photography, communication, music, visual art, juggling and MORE! Campers will learn [. . . ]
Pullet Surprise Contest
In an attempt to promote the breeding and exhibition of purebred poultry among Wisconsin’s youth, the Wisconsin International Poultry Club invites interested youth to apply for the Pullet Surprise. The lucky winners [. . . ]
Deadlines that may help with your planning:
Please note these dates as you do your planning, and send information to the office for publication and sharing [. . .]
If you have any questions regarding 4-H Youth Development in Oconto County, please contact Paula Huff: