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2017 Volunteer e-Forum and Annual Club and Group Training

You’re invited to the 2017 National 4-H Volunteer e-Forum.  One adult leader is required to attend at least one of these training as this series will serve as the Annual Club and Group Training.  All sessions will be held at the Lincoln County Service Center in Lower Level Conference Room 156.  Please contact Cherie at […]

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New 4-H Volunteer Leaders Wanted

Volunteers are critical partners to the overall success of 4-H and making a difference in the lives of young people. 4-H relies on caring, active adults to provide hands-on guidance and mentoring to build confidence, leadership and a sense of responsibility in young people who participate in 4-H.  As partners with UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development, […]

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2017 Lincoln County 4-H Recognition Banquet

The Corning Yankees 4-H Club will be hosting this year’s 4-H Recognition Banquet on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church 1708 E 10th. Street, Merrill.  A flyer with registration was included in the August/September newsletter and is below.  Registrations are due by September 29th to Jennifer Genrich. 2017 4-H Recognition Banquet Invite and […]

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4-H Enrollment Process for 2017-18

4-H Enrollment process for the 2017-18 will begin on September 6th  At the beginning of September, everyone in the system will be set to “Inactive” in 4-HOnline.  When you log in to re-enroll, you will need to update your Personal Information screen (the system will increase age, grade and year in 4-H automatically by 1), […]

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WI 4-H Youth Development Policy Updates

There have been several updates to the statewide Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Policies.  4-H Adult Volunteers should be sure to review the policies as you are expected to abide by these policies in your role as a leader.  Please feel free to contact Debbie at 715-539-1077 or via email at deborah.moellendorf@ces.uwex.edu if you have questions […]

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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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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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Youth learn about 4-H during Project Discovery Day

Forty-nine youth from throughout Lincoln County were at the Lincoln County Service Center on Saturday, October 14th where they participated in a variety of 4-H project sessions as part of Project Discovery Day.  Youth participated in session on topics such as cake decorating, electricity, painting, sewing, STEM and much, much more.  Sponsored by the Lincoln […]

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Upcoming 4-H Cloverbud Fun Day

Attention all 4-H Cloverbuds (5 year-old Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd graders): A 4-H Cloverbud Fun Day is being planned for Saturday, November 11th from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Lincoln County Service Center.   Please see the flyer below for more details about the day.  Registrations are due by Monday, October 30th for this […]

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4‑H Youth in Action Awards

The 4‑H Youth in Action Awards Program gives youth the chance to share their stories of how 4‑H has changed their lives and how they have made a difference in their communities. The program honors four young people who embody 4‑H youth empowerment & leadership in each of the four 4‑H Pillar Areas: Agriculture, Citizenship, […]

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Have Your Art included in 2018 4-H Youth Artwork Calendar

Are you or your 4‑H’er creative and artistic? Upload a photo of your best masterpiece for the chance to be selected for 2018 4‑H Youth Artwork calendar and other 4‑H promotional items. All forms of media are accepted – photography, painting, drawings, sculpture – just upload an image of the work of art . The […]

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Equity Cooperative Livestock Association Scholarships

Equity Cooperative Livestock announces the 2018 scholarship program. Equity will award ten $1,000 scholarships to college students in each of the Cooperative’s 10 districts, as well as two $750 scholarships specifically for students earning degrees from technical colleges or short courses. Click here to see eligibility requirements. Candidates must meet these requirements and send in an official […]

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Tree Seedlings Available for 4-H Clubs

The Wisconsin DNR – State Nursery Program would like to encourage 4-H clubs and other youth groups to plant trees. Trees provide a home for wildlife, protect our soil and water, and help clean our air. The State Nursery Program has a long tradition of providing tree seedlings to 4-H, FFA and other youth groups. […]

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