Washington County Seeks 4-H Summer Outreach Coordinator

UW-Extension Washington County is looking for a 4-H Youth Development Outreach Coordinator to implement youth outreach opportunities over the 2018 summer months.  If you know someone who would enjoy working with youth this summer, please share this opportunity! Preferred qualifications include: completion of two years of college evidence of successful leadership experience ability to work independently experience planning and implementing […]

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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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Grants Available to 4-H Clubs and Groups

Mutual of Wausau Insurance Corporation is now accepting applications for their 4-H Club Grant program.  The purpose of this program is to support 4-H clubs in youth development and to promote civic and leadership responsibilities.  Grants will be awarded in the amount of $400 per club.  In order to be considered for a grant, your […]

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Taking Care of You Program

Taking Care of You Program Merrill: Mondays, March 5, 12, 19, 26, 5:30 – 7:30 pm (T.B. Scott Library) Tomahawk: Mondays, April 2, 16, 23, May 7, 5:30 – 7:30 pm (Tomahawk Public Library) *** Participants should plan on attending all 4 classes  Taking Care of You is a research based 4 week program focused […]

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WPA offering youth pig project scholarships

The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee will be offering Youth Pig Project scholarships. These scholarships are designed to assist 4-H and FFA members in establishing swine projects that can lead to development of life skills and career opportunities in the Wisconsin pork industry. 4-H and FFA youth are eligible to apply for a $50.00 scholarship […]

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Community Poverty Simulation

Poverty is a reality for many individuals and families, but unless you’ve experienced poverty, it’s difficult to truly understand.  A free Community Poverty Simulation will be held on Monday, February 26th from 5:15 – 8 p.m. at the Merrill High School Commons, 1201 North Sales Street in Merrill.  The poverty simulation bridges the gap from […]

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Volunteers Needed to Help with Club Officer Training

We are in need of a couple of volunteers – older youth or adult leaders – to help with Club Officer Training on January 18th.  Volunteers are needed to help lead the individual officer groups for President, Vice-President, Reporter and Other Officers (Historian, Photographer and Recreation Leader).  Materials will be provided to assist you in […]

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Apply for 2018 4-H State Arts and Communications Team

Welcome to the exciting, creative Wisconsin 4-H Arts & Communication World!  Below is information about the 4-H State Teams:  Art Team, Communications Team and Drama Company.  Youth grades 9-13 who are passionate about the arts and sharing the arts with others, are encouraged to apply! To apply to be a group member, you must file […]

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Volunteers Needed to Lead Project Discovery Day Workshops

Adult and youth leaders are needed to teach sessions at our upcoming 4-H Project Discovery Day on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Tomahawk Middle School. 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 able to bring […]

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2018 Communication Contest

Youth are invited to showcase their communication skills and share your knowledge in four styles of communication; Speaking, Puppetry, Demonstrations and Illustrated Talks.  As a pre-fair event, the Communication Contest is open to all youth members of recognized youth organizations in Lincoln County between Kindergarten and 13th grade (one year out of high school and […]

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