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.
The January Thaw Brochure is now available! This contains all the information to get enrolled in the sessions at January Thaw on January 3rd at Washington Middle School in Oconto Falls. There are links to register online and to all the project challenges. Registration is due [. . .]
MAQA Trainings Scheduled
All youth exhibiting market beef, poultry, sheep, swine, or meat goats at the fair must attend a MAQA (Meat Animal Quality Assurance) training every year. If you are not MAQA certified, you will not be eligible to [. . . ]
Quilt Camp 2015
Quilt Camp will be held Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Hillside Assembly Church. 5890 Hwy 22 West, Gillett, from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Quilt Camp is open to anyone in 5K and up. This year’s quilt is called Tipsy by Missouri Star Quilt Co. The size [. . . ]
Winter Leadership Camp 2015
Attention youth leaders in grades 6-8 and adult 4-H volunteers! Don’t miss your chance to participate in the 2015 East Metro Region Winter Leadership Camp. It is always a great weekend full of leadership development [. . . ]
Art Lab 2015
Take the challenge and join us for the annual 4-H Art Lab! Scheduled for January 30-31 at Camp Upham Woods in Wisconsin Dells. Choose from one of many tracks to go “in depth” and explore the art form that interests you the most. Participants will also [. . . ]
Looking Ahead! Join us at 4-H Camp 2015!
Summer Camp will be Saturday, June 13-Tuesday, June 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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Deadlines that may help with your planning:
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If you have any questions regarding 4-H Youth Development in Oconto County, please contact Paula Huff: