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2017-18 Charter Renewal Information Now Available

The 2017-18 Club and Group Chartering process have been posted to on the Lincoln County UW-Extension website on the 4-H Charter Resources page.   You will find several resources on the 4-H Charter Resources page to assist you in completing your charter renewal including a Youtube Training Video for 4-H Club Charters which has been created to provide […]

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Your Input Needed to Guide Countywide Prevention Efforts

Win a $50 Chamber Gift Certificate! It can be used at local businesses! Healthy People Lincoln County is interested in learning more about the health issues affecting Lincoln County residents. Lincoln County residents are encouraged to complete a health opinion survey. Your responses will remain confidential. This information will be used to identify health priorities […]

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2017 Lincoln County Fair Entries Due June 15th

2017 Fair Entry Process The 2017 Fair Exhibitor’s Handbook is available online at the Lincoln County Fair website (lincolncofair.com) by clicking on the Exhibitor tab. The handbook is in PDF format and can be printed off entirely or just the sections you are interested in.  The handbook is available to view at the UW-Extension Office […]

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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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2017 Lincoln County Safety Day Camp

This year’s Lincoln County Safety Day Camp will be held on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the Merrill Area Recreation Complex from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Every minute of every day, children everywhere are injured (at times fatally?) by not realizing the possible dangers that surround them.  By attending Safety Day Camp,  we hope […]

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WI 4-H Arts Camp Wants You!!

Do you have a passion for the arts? Are you ready to lead? Do you want to help 4-Hers GROW? We have the opportunity for you. Wisconsin 4-H has a camp that is all about “ART” in its many forms. This is the annual WI 4-H Arts Camp, and the leadership needs you to be […]

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Your Help Requested with Care Packages

I have been asked to share the following request from Lisa Burger, leader with the Corning Yankees 4-H Club: I’m sure that you have heard about the incident with the USS Fitzgerald.  I have known the Captain of that ship for many years and I know right now he, as well as his sailors are going […]

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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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Youth Interested in Small Pets or Cats Project

Are you interested in small pets or cats? Do you plan on showing one at the fair? Would you be interested in a project meeting for small pets and/or cats? Topics include: How to care for them. Getting them ready to show. Things the Judge will be looking for. If you are interested or have […]

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State 4-H Dog Obedience and Showmanship Show

The Monroe County 4-H Dog Project will be hosting the State 4-H Dog Show this summer.  It will be held August 18-20 in Tomah at the Tomah Recreational Park. Entries will be due on July 1st.  The show booklet and complete details is posted on the State 4-H Website at http://fyi.uwex.edu/wi4haganimalscience/state-4-h-dog-show/

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Lincoln County Fair Emergency Plan

The Lincoln County Fair Association, Inc. would like to share an outline of their emergency plan and a few items to make their fair the best experience possible. In an emergency, please call 9-1-1. A squad car should be available on the grounds during the hours that police are patrolling.  First aid and medical support […]

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