4-H Youth Development

 

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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


Looking for Oconto County Youth Fair Forms & Information for your Livestock Project?
Are you looking for specific forms for your Livestock Project for the 2015 Oconto County Youth Fair? This information can be located at the following website: http://oconto.uwex.edu/agriculture/youth-agriculture-programs/.  

Oconto County Fair Kiddie Showmanship, Dairy or Beef  August 5
Here’s a chance for 4-8 year olds to gain experience in showmanship at this fair sponsored event.  Details and entry information can be found here [. . . ]

Foto Follies September 11-13, 2015 (Registration Deadline August 1)
Foto Follies is a biennial workshop for youth and adult photography leaders. Past programs have included workshops in Basic Photo Composition, Basic Portraiture, Candid People Photography, How to Document Your Community, County Fair Judges Training, Fun Project Meetings and much, much more.  This year’s Foto Follies will be held [. . .]

Show Your Creativity!  Participate in Quilt Expo’s Kids’ Quilt Challenge  Registration Deadline August 22
Youth age 15 and under are invited to enter their quilts in this year’s Kids’ Quilt Challenge. The contest is part of the annual, award-winning Quilt Expo presented by Wisconsin Public Television and Nancy Zieman Productions. Quilt Expo will be held [ . . .]

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Oconto County 4-H has email!
 …and it’s easy to remember:  4H@co.oconto.wi.us  Please send all your requests for information to the new email address [. . .]

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:

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Paula Huff
4-H Youth Development Agent

Oconto County UW-Extension
Oconto County Courthouse
301 Washington Street
Oconto WI 54153
Phone:  920-834-6845
Fax:  920-834-6853
Email:  paula.huff@ces.uwex.edu

Karen Behnke

Karen Behnke
Program Assistant

Phone:  920-834-6845
Email:  karen.behnke@co.oconto.wi.us