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2017 4-H Summer Camp Information

Lincoln County will be camping with Taylor, Portage and Waupaca Counties.  Registration information is available below and included in the April/May 4-H newsletter.  Registrations for camp are due May 15th. Junior Camp (June 9 – 10th) The purpose of Junior Camp is for youth (open to 4-H and non 4-H youth) in 2nd – 4th grade […]

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May 1st Last day to add projects to your enrollment!

Make sure you are enrolled in the projects you want to enter exhibits for during this year’s Fair. You can go to your 4-H on-line enrollment account and click on projects tab to review and make additions and changes.  (Examples:  If you are taking a dog to the fair, you need to be enrolled in […]

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4-H Broadcast Emails from 4-H Online

One way the UW-Extension Office has been trying to communicate information to a majority of families in the 4-H Program is through sending emails from the 4-H Online system.  We understand for some, these emails have been pushed to junk email folders. Please add no-reply@4honline.com to your list of email addresses that are ok to […]

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Club and/or Project Printouts

With the 4-H Online enrollment system, all club general and project leaders are now able to access their own membership lists.  Club project leaders should have access to seeing all members within your own club that have enrolled in the project you are leading.  If you are the chair of a countywide key committee, you […]

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Where to Find 4-H Information

Often we are asked where can I go to find out about all that 4-H offers.  There are several places … For people who have access to information in an electronic format, we created the Lincoln County 4-H News blog – http://fyi.uwex.edu/lincolncounty4H/ . When items come in we post them to the Lincoln County 4-H […]

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Tell us how you Tap Into Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development!

Has your time with Wisconsin 4-H changed your life? Share your story at https://uwcx.org! Across Wisconsin, 4-H members and volunteers use Wisconsin 4-H to strengthen important life skills, build strong community connections and support successful futures. Tell us about the positive impacts 4-H has had on your life, from small to large! Whether it’s gaining […]

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4HOnline web browser requirement

The developers of 4HOnline recently informed us that starting  Monday, February 15th older versions of Internet Explorer will not work with 4HOnline.  The only version of Internet Explorer that will work is version 11, the latest version. Updated versions of Firefox, Chrome, and Safari will continue to work. In order to be more secure with […]

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Lincoln County 4-H Cancellation Policy

With the arrival of winter we wanted to remind everyone of the policy for the cancellation of Lincoln County 4-H programs (county, club and groups) that was adopted by the Lincoln County 4-H Board of Directors in January 2014. Lincoln County 4-H Cancellation Policy Lincoln County 4-H Programs (county, club and groups) are automatically canceled […]

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Calendar of Events Feature Added

We have added a new feature this Lincoln County 4-H News blog and our  Lincoln County website page called the Calendar of Events.  We will include all county and state 4-H opportunities as well as other Lincoln County UW-Extension opportunities to the best of our abilities.  If you click on an event listed on the calendar, […]

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4-H Board of Directors Sticks to Deadlines

The 4-H Board continues to discuss the importance of deadlines for various 4-H events/activities and other information.  Deadlines are put in place to allow sufficient time for preparations for events/activities and to send communications back out to participants.  The 4-H Board of Directors continues to abide by all deadlines.  Please be sure to read carefully […]

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State 4-H Plant Science Day

A fun way to learn about Horticulture Science!!! Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 Waushara County Fairgrounds, Wautoma, WI Plan now to participate in the State 4-H Plant Science Day event to be held Tuesday, July 11th at the Waushara County Fairgrounds in Wautoma. Youth in grades 3-13 can test their knowledge about plants while learning how […]

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Sheboygan County 4-H Goat Show

We have been asked to share this 4-H Goat Show opportunity taking place on June 22, 2017 at the Sheboygan County Fairgrounds with our Goat Project members!   Any questions or concerns please call Lori Knutson at 414-640-6387. Sheboygan County 4-H Goat Show – June 22 2017

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2017 Dog Project Information

The Lincoln County 4-H Dog Project Committee has been meeting to plan for this year’s weekly dog training and Fair Show.  They have asked that the dates be announced so those who plan to participate can get these dates on their calendar.  Dates are as follows for the orientation and weekly training: Dog Project Orientation Meeting […]

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Opportunity to Participate in National Sheep Show in Madison

Wisconsin youth have a unique opportunity to be a part of a national show coming to Wisconsin.  The All-American sheep show is in Wisconsin at the Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI from June 29th – July 2nd.  Not only does it allow youth to show up to almost 20 different breeds of purebred sheep, there […]

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2017 Wisconsin State Fair Day Camp Counselor Needed

Leadership opportunity as a State Fair Day Camp Counselor: Who can apply? Wisconsin youth entering 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th or 13th grade. What would I do? Assist the State Fair Day Camp staff with Camp operations by joining the State Fair Camp Counselor Team. Counselors will enhance leadership skills, strengthen communication skills, and gain confidence […]

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Shawano County Animal Swap

The Shawano County 4-H Rabbit, Poultry, and Goat Key Committees will be holding a 4-H Poultry, Goat, and Small Animal Swap on Saturday, May 20, 2017 7:00 am-11:00 am at the Shawano County Fairgrounds.  More details can be found on the flyer below. Shawano County Small Animal Swap 2017 flyer

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4-H’ers Invited to Wisconsin Goat Expo

4-H Goat Project Members and Leaders are invited to participate in the Wisconsin Goat Expo on April 29th from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Sheboygan County Fairgrounds.  Please contact Cheryl Johnson at 920-412-1956 with any questions or concerns. WI Goat Expo Flyer WI Goat Expo Agenda  

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WI 4-H International Exchange = Global Citizens

Critical for the success in the 21st century workforce is the knowledge and understanding of other countries, cultures, and languages (U.S. Department of Education, 2012).  International exchange programs for youth have the potential to contribute to this most important need by providing authentic experiences for youth that promote the development of culturally aware, global citizens […]

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