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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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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Summer Camp Opportunities Available at Upham Woods

How will you spend your summer at Upham? Upham Woods will be providing a variety of camp programming this summer open to participants state wide.  Programs are available to 4-H and non 4-H youth and adults.  Whether this is the first time or part of a long tradition make this summer a chance for an […]

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Fair Project Place

Once again there will be a Project Place at the Fair.  Our current plan is to have days based on popular book series such as Harry Potter and Percy Jackson. If you would be interested in helping plan the projects that we will be having or in helping out in the project place during the […]

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Project Discovery Day Volunteers Needed to Lead Workshops

Adult and youth leaders are needed to teach sessions at our upcoming 4-H Project Discovery Day on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Lincoln County Service Center in Merrill.  This is a time for you to share your interests and talents with others.  Please note—Animal sessions can also be offered but you will not be […]

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Dairyland Stand and Raffle Information

Beth Krueger and Jeanne Schmidt, Lincoln County 4-H Board members have stepped forward to coordinate the 4-H Dairyland Stand at this year’s fair.  Dawn Smith and the Merrill Busy Bees 4-H Club have stepped forward to coordinate this year’s 4-H raffle. This year’s 4-H Dairyland Stand will again be run by 4-H entirely.  The profits […]

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Being a Responsible 4-H Member

When youth and 4-H Alumni are asked what  they gain from 4-H, one of the common responses is they learn about responsibility. Occasionally, people comment about how some 4-H members only join to show at the fair and it is not fair to those who have “done all the work”.  These members miss out on […]

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