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MCYC 2021 Summer Program Registration is Now Open!

Students in Grades K-6 during 2021-2022 school year Basement of the Mondovi City Building and Central Lutheran Church June 7, 2021 to August 20, 2021 Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Cost is $110 per student per week Read the plan before registration: MCYC Summer 2021 Program Plan Register with one form per […]

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4-H Afterschool Summer Program Registration Now Open

2021 4-H Afterschool Summer Program Students in Grades K-6 during 2021-2022 school year Cochrane-Fountain City School 7:00am-5:30pm; Monday – Friday Cost is $110 per week per student June 7, 2021 – August 20, 2021 Read this plan before you register! 4-H Afterschool Summer 2021 Program Plan Register one youth per form at: https://forms.gle/us7k62jknEfwVYSBA

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We’re hiring high school students!

High School students working as Assistant Counselors with Cochrane-Fountain City 4-H Afterschool or the Mondovi Community Youth Center in Summer 2021 will likely be part of pods with eight elementary students and one college student staff member. Duties are to support students’ physical and emotional needs, provide assistance in planning and implementing academic enrichment and […]

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APRIL Showers Bring May Flowers

For the month of April 2021, 4-H youth was invited to engage in learning about the importance of plant and soil sciences.  This could have involved starting their flowers early to mature them for the warm Spring weather later, or taking care of existing houseplants, and helping plant this years crop.  This teaches youth the […]

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Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court program honors graduating seniors

Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court program is happy to recognize the dedication of its graduating seniors! These panelists have supported their peers in restorative justice for two, three or four years and have weathered the changes that came with a pandemic. We’re so proud of your accomplishments! Congratulations on your 2021 graduation! Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court […]

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Celebrating our 4-H Graduates!

Buffalo County 4-H is proud to be celebrating the high school graduation of twelve of our most dedicated 4-H youth leaders. Congratulations 2021 4-H graduates! We’re looking forward to celebrating with you at the Buffalo County Fair this year. Buffalo 4-H graduating senior not shown is Hailey Bauer.

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Students paint after school at 4-H and MCYC

Students at the Cochrane-Fountain City 4-H Afterschool and the Mondovi Community Youth Center tried their skills at acrylic painting on canvas after learning more about the elements of art and design. Students painted along to the 4-H Paint Party recordings to paint their own bunnies or bonfires! Students enjoyed using the easels and palettes in […]

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April Buffalo County 4-H Project Challenge

Get your GREEN thumbs ready for this 4-H project challenge.  Buffalo County 4-H invites all 4-H youth and their families to explore Plant Science & Soil Science, along with Flowers and Houseplants.  For the month of April, youth can pick from multiple different categories to develop the understanding of plant & soil health.  4-H members can submit […]

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Interviews for incoming teen court panelists conducted

  Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court offers eligible youth an alternative to appearing in juvenile court. Youth offenders have an opportunity to receive a meaningful consequence from a jury of their peers while gaining an opportunity to take responsibility for their actions. Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court serves to modify behavior of first-time offenders by combining positive […]

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Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Meeting – April 18 @ 6

Print Agenda – April 21 BUFFALO COUNTY 4-H LEADERS’ ASSOCIATION April 18, 2021 – 6:00 p.m. Via Zoom  Register in advance for this meeting: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYqd-mppjIrE9aGflGhaDFzYkkrFMIrr3ID After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. AGENDA Call meeting to order – 6:00pm Secretary’s Report – 6:00pm Treasurer’s Report – 6:05pm Old […]

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4-H Mini Camp-STEM + Arts and Crafts

4-H members were invited to the STEM and ARTS & CRAFTS 4-H mini camps to express their creativity in many different projects.  STEM consists of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, that engages students to learn with hands on experiences.  During the Arts & Crafts mini camp, students can explore their creative sides by using their […]

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Swine RFID Ear Tag Request

The 2021 Buffalo County Fair Swine RFID ear tags are ready for request. All Market Swine must be tagged using the RFID ear tags provided by the Buffalo County Fair Association to be eligible for show at the 2021 Buffalo County Fair. All market swine must be tagged by May 1, 2021. In an effort […]

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Six Buffalo County 4-H Youth Leaders Earn Scholarships

Brooke Putz, Philip Krzyszton, Lindsey Berg, Jesse Mercer, Morgan Guenther and Amy Losinski are the 2021 Buffalo County 4-H scholarship recipients.  The $500 and $250 scholarships will be presented in May and June at school graduation ceremonies on behalf of the Buffalo County 4‑H Leaders’ Association. The scholarships are set aside for a select number […]

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An event just for twelfth graders focuses on life after graduation

A virtual morning of prevention education just for graduating seniors took place on March 18, 2021. Buffalo County Senior Day, sponsored by the Buffalo County Partnership Council, is an opportunity for graduating 12th grade students across Buffalo County to think critically about potential risk behaviors from local speakers. The event centered on building strong communication and […]

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Bunnies, Bonfires and Brushes!

The 4-H Paint Party on March 14 was so much fun! Youth and adults enjoyed painting together with acrylics in our 4-H art aprons! Check out our finished products below! Did you miss the 4-H Paint Party? You can register to access the FREE recordings and resources at https://buffalo.extension.wisc.edu/4-h-paint-party/

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Did you miss the 4-H Paint Party? Here’s your second chance!

Did you miss the 4-H Paint Party? Register and access the recordings for FREE! Bunny Best for beginner painters Learn how to create a cute pink (the photo is discolored) character bunny with a teal background just in time to celebrate the arrival of spring! Painters will practice technique and mixing acrylic paints. Bonfire Best […]

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Welcoming March with 4-H Animal and Vet Sciences

Buffalo County 4-H invited members and their families to engage in learning and exploring more about Animal and Veterinary Sciences during the month of March 2021.  The purpose was to engages young people in 4-H project learning and skill development especially related to the responsibility of caring for animals while having a fun educational experience.  […]

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