JUNE DAIRY BREAKFAST NEWS!

The Lincoln County June Dairy Month Breakfast will be held on Sunday, June 10th, at the MARC (1100 MARC Drive, Merrill). Breakfast will be served from 8am until 12 noon. Menu includes all you care to eat Dad’s Belgian Waffles with toppings and maple syrup, cheesy scrambled eggs, sausage links, locally produced cheese curds, chocolate […]

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Club and Group Charters – Thank You

Thank you very much to all of the group and club youth and adult leaders who completed the annual charter renewal packets.  They provide information that allows us to extend the right of using the 4-H name and emblem to clubs and groups in the county.  Thank you all for helping in that process. As […]

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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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Youth Leadership

One of the unique aspects of 4-H is the club meetings are run by youth officers!  This is an excellent opportunity to become confident talking in front of groups helping 4-H members get to know one another, determine what your club will do to make your community a better place to live and to have […]

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2018 Event Coordinators Filled

THANK YOU to everyone who volunteered to coordinate this years 4-H County events/activities for the upcoming 2017-2018 year!  Communications Contest – Usually held on a Saturday in mid-February. This includes the Speaking, Demonstrations, Illustrated Talks and Puppetry Contests (Peter and Maxine Schuetze will coordinate.) Drama, Music and Lip Sync Festival – Usually held on a Saturday in […]

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National 4-H Day of Service – April 28th

The 2nd annual True Leaders in Service / National 4-H Day of Service initiative was just announced.  Go to www.4-H.org/true-leaders-in-service for all the information and resources. 4-H’ers from around the national will register for and engage in service projects throughout April 2018.  The month of service will culminate with the National 4-H Day of Service on Saturday, April […]

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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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2016-17 Secretary Awards

Congratulations to Taylor Zastrow of the Merrill Busy Bees 4-H Club for submitting her club secretary book.  She received the Runner-up Secretary Award. Youth who were elected as Club Secretaries for the new 4-H year should go to the Club Officers page of our website.  On this page, you will find several resources for Club […]

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Installation Ceremonies

Leaders looking for some new ideas for installation of officers should check out Missouri 4-H Installation Resources for some great ideas.  They also have an initiation ceremony as a welcome for new members available. Other good ideas can be found at: Florida Installation Ceremonies Texas 4-H Installation Ceremonies    

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Adopt-A-Highway Safety

With the approach of springtime and (hopefully) better weather, many 4-H groups will participate in Adopt-A-Highway projects. We want to encourage our volunteers and parents to address safety concerns when working on the roadsides. There are educational resources on the Wisconsin Department of Transportation website that address safety issues. This includes information related to portable […]

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