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Youth Leadership Derby sponsored by Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin

Youth Leadership Derby, sponsored by Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (PDPW). This lock-in style event is perfect for youth who have an interest in real-world science, food production, business, and in particular, hands-on learning in the agriculture industry. Many people overlook the career opportunities in production agriculture, food science, natural sciences or animal medicine that […]

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Celebrate Read Across America at T. B. Scott Free Library 

T. B. Scott Free Library invites adults and teens to bring children to the library any time during open hours to read together on March 7 or 8. After reading, register at the youth services desk to receive a free book and book bag for each child. Now in its 18th year, the National Education […]

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Where did it come from? Was there science involved in the making of it?

Investigate Your Plate is an opportunity for you to get youth involved in STEM activities, learn more about their food system, and what the UW Platteville research farm has to offer. There are 2 camps scheduled for July, one a “residential camp”, and the second a “day camp”. If you have questions about this opportunity, […]

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YELL (Youth Engaged in Learning about Leadership) Conference

YELL is an annual conference for youth in grades 6-12 to strengthen leadership skills with peers from across Western Wisconsin! April 18, 2015 9:00 a.m. —  3:30 p.m. UW-Eau Claire Campus Cost: $20 Agenda: 9:00-9:45 am Welcome 9:45-11:45 am REAL Colors Training 11:45-12:45 Lunch 12:45-1:45 pm Leadership Seminars 1:45-2:00 pm Evaluation 2:00-3:30 pm Bowling/Billiards/Snack Come […]

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Interested in Becoming a 4-H Shooting Sport Project Leader

The 4-H Shooting Sports program is only successful when adults volunteer to work with youth in this project and when youth are given the opportunity to develop safe shooting skills and develop a better understanding of wildlife ecology. To serve as a 4-H Shooting Sports Leader, individuals must complete the Youth Protection process, be at […]

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Annual Rabies Vaccination Clinic

Annual Rabies Vaccination Clinic Tuesday, March 17, 2015 From 6:00-7:00pm Town of Russell Fire Station Cost is $20.00 per animal Presented by the Prairie River Eagles 4-H Club and the Merrill Vet Clinic Proceeds go to the Prairie River Eagles 4-H Club ANIMALS MUST BE 3 MONTHS OF AGE AND BE ON A LEASH OR IN […]

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4-H Project Discovery Day – Registrations Due February 23rd

Project Discovery Day is designed to provide youth in 5-year old kindergarten and older, a chance to discover what they can learn and do in 4-H.  During the day, youth can choose to participate in a variety of sessions that are led by 4-H adult and older youth volunteers and University of Wisconsin-Extension staff members.  […]

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Application for 2015 4-H Arts Camp Youth Staff

Application and other required forms for 2015 4-H Arts Camp Youth Staff now available on the State 4-H website athttp://fyi.uwex.edu/wi4harts/arts-camp/ Do you have a passion for drama, visual art, music, photography or communications? Do you enjoy teaching younger youth?  Come be part of the staff!  We’re looking for 9th through 12th graders (in the fall […]

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2015 4-H ARTS CAMP

The statewide 4-H Arts Camp for 6th, 7th, and 8th graders is scheduled for October 3-4, 2015 at Camp Upham Woods, Wisconsin Dells. Youth will get together to explore and participate in the exciting world of the arts: theatre and drama, photography, communication, music, visual art and more! Campers will learn plenty of creative ideas […]

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