State 4-H Horse Leader Conference

4-H horse project leaders and youth leaders are encouraged to attend the annual State 4-H Horse Leaders Conference, November 9-11, 2018.  This year we are at UW-River Falls.  Many interesting topics will again be offered.  Information, including the registration form and a lodging possibilities list, is available at:  http://fyi.uwex.edu/wi4haganimalscience/wi-4-h-horse-leaders-conference/. For more information contact Liv Sandberg […]

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Blue Ribbons Available

During the 2018 Lincoln County Fair, we ran out of blue ribbons and exhibitors were provided with a blue ribbon sticker.  The Fair Association has provided us a supply of blue ribbons.  Individuals who would like a blue ribbon to replace their sticker can stop by the UW-Extension office located in the Lower level of […]

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4-H Volunteer Impact Study – You May Be Contacted

What you do makes a difference! We are excited to share that our state will be participating in 4-H Volunteer Impact Study of volunteers in the North Central Region. This survey is being conducted as a part of 12 state effort to document the impact of volunteering. It will focus on three areas: the personal […]

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2019 Advanced Space Academy / Advanced Robotics Academy

Two unique opportunities will be available for youth this winter:  Advanced Space Academy and Advanced Robotics Academy. These week long educational travel opportunities are open to youth grades 10th -12th who have an interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).  There is limited space available (16 youth for each academy) and registration will be on a first come first […]

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Suggestions for 2019 Lincoln County Fair Handbook

Do you have suggestions for changes, corrections and additions for the 2019 Fair Exhibitor Handbook??  If you do, please write them on a sheet of paper and submit them to the UW-Extension Office while they are still fresh in your mind.  These suggestions will then be passed on for consideration to the department committee.

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Thank You’s

Reminder… It is important to remember those people who sponsor events or activities at the fair.  If you receive a trophy for an award, it is important to show them that 4-H appreciates their support. Show them how much their support is appreciated by sending them a thank-you note. This practice is not only good […]

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2018-19 After the Bell Program Starts September 10th

For the 2018-19 school year, the “After the Bell” program will begin on Monday, September 10, 2018.  This free program is available for all middle school students whether they attend public or parochial school from 3:05 – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Room 118 (enter the school through Door 14) at the Prairie River […]

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4-H AVIAN QUIZ BOWL

September 29, 2018 Columbia County Fairgrounds, Portage, WI **TIME TBD, approximately. 2:30 pm** Advanced Registration due by September 1st. The Avian Quiz Bowl will consist of two- to four-member teams (3 or 4 are encouraged.) Teams will be quizzed on various aspects of poultry and eggs from hatching to management to cooking, competing against other […]

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Lincoln County 4-H Horse Group

The Lincoln County 4-H Horse Project (LCHP)  group was formed by volunteers interested in supporting the 4-H Horse project activities.  LCHP serves as the group that is willing to provide expertise, leadership and support participation of youth and adults working with horses.    LCHP will serve as the planning and coordinating group for countywide 4-H Horse […]

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2018 4-H Dairy Promotion Program

2018 4-H Dairy Promotion Program  Presented by the Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin All 4-H youth organizations in Wisconsin are invited and encouraged to participate in the 2018 Dairy Promotion Program, presented by the Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin. Please read the information below carefully to take advantage of the opportunity to earn dairy promotion merchandise. The […]

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