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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.

Achivement Banquet
This year’s 4-H Achievement Banquet will be held on Saturday, November 1st, 5:30pm at St Anne’s Church, 209 E. Main St. in Lena. Our host clubs are Bayshore 4-H and Lena Rocketeers. The meal is potluck so please bring a dish to share. We are planning a night of [. . .]

Looking Ahead! Join us at 4-H Camp 2015!
Summer Camp will be June 13-16, 2015.  The brochure and registration information will be available in March, 2015.  Youth who have completed 3rd-6th grades can look forward to a fun-filled summer camp adventure at Camp Bird, which is located on lovely Sand Lake and offers [. . .]

Wisconsin Pork Association Scholarship – Deadline December 10th
The Wisconsin Pork Association scholarship is open to high school seniors pursuing post high school education in agriculture. Preference will be given to those students possessing [. . .]

Scholarship application time is just around the corner!!
The 4-H Foundation provides a number of scholarships to deserving 4-H members who are continuing their education at an institution of higher education. The process for applying is being updated, but we can tell you that information about the application process will be [. . .]

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 Oconto County 4-H has email!
 …and it’s easy to remember:  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 54153-1699
Phone:  920-834-6845
Fax:  920-834-6853

Karen Behnke

Karen Behnke
Program Assistant

Phone:  920-834-6845