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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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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Adult Advisers Needed for State Educational Experiences

Preparations for next year’s Educational Experiences are well under way at the State 4-H office.  We are seeking Adult Advisers for 2018, and the application is now available online here. This application covers Adult Advisor Positions for Space Camp, Citizenship Washington Focus, and National Congress.   Information on each of these programs is available on our […]

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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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HAVE A PROJECT WORKSHOP!

Plan a project workshop during your regular club meeting (or at a different date).  Plan it far enough ahead that we can advertise it to other clubs.  We would be happy to include it in the 4-H Newsletter.  Most clubs don’t have leaders for every project in which their members are enrolled.  A countywide workshop […]

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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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Background Checks Repeated Every 4 Years for 4-H Volunteers

Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development has a state policy requiring a background check be conducted every 4 years for all 4-H volunteers.  The UW-Extension office will continue conducting a background check for all re-enrolling 4-H volunteers in their 4, 8, 12, 16, 20, 24th, etc. year. Please feel free to contact Debbie at the UW-Extension office, […]

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Volunteer Resources — Find the Heart of 4-H

Thank you to all of you who attended one or more of the 2015 North Central Region 4-H Volunteer e-Forums.  The e-Forums are now archived and available for you to view/refer to at your convenience. The heart of Belonging:  During this program, participants learned how to guide youth in developing a list of club or […]

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Host a County Project Workshop

Plan a project workshop during your regular club meeting (or at a different date).  Plan it far enough ahead that we can advertise it to other clubs.  We would be happy to include it in the 4-H Newsletter.  Most clubs don’t have leaders for every project in which their members are enrolled.  A countywide workshop […]

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