Do you know 4-H? The Volunteer Edition

Do you know that being a certified volunteer in 4-H means that you are much more than just an adult in 4-H? Volunteers are trained as mandatory reporters and are workings towards skills identified in our Volunteer Research, Knowledge and Competencies (VRKC).   The VRKC taxonomy is expressed in six domains that are listed in the […]

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4-H Horse Champ Show

  The La Crosse County 4-H Horse Project is proud to sponsor and welcome you to the 4-H Champ Show! This show is open state-wide to 4-H horse project members who have received a 1st or a 2nd in qualifying classes at their county fair. The purpose of the 4-H Champ Show is to provide […]

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Do you know 4-H? The Fair Edition

Do you know that Buffalo County 4-H and the Buffalo County Fair are not one in the same? While 4-H, UW-Extension and the Buffalo County Fair Association, Inc. work in partnership to bring a high quality experience for 4-H members and the community they are not the same entities. There are specific roles Extension Educators […]

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Camping at the Fair? Registration Begins May1st !

Registration for camping at the 2019 Buffalo County Fair begins May 1, 2019 and runs through July 1, 2019. Registration form, rules and more details are available at: http://www.buffalocountyfairwi.com/ Payment must be received with registration form. 2019 Fair Rules and Registration

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Buffalo & Pepin County 4-H Cloverbud Quick Camps

4-H Cloverbud Quick Camp is a half-day just for young people entering Kindergarten through 2nd grades. The day is designed with programming for early learners with an outer space theme! It’s a camp experience without the overnight – encouraging youth to gain independence close to home, master new skills on their own and make new […]

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Scholarships for Buffalo County 4-H Members Berg, Dittrich & Foust

Tyler Berg, Korlen Dittrich and Ben Foust were awarded as the 2019 Buffalo County 4-H scholarship recipients.  The $500 and $250 scholarships will be presented at each graduation ceremony or scholarship awards banquet on behalf of the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders’ Association. The scholarships are set aside for a select number of graduating Buffalo County […]

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STEAM Discovery Days in Cochrane

For more information about STEAM Discovery Days, contact the UW-Extension Office at 608-685-6256 or Annie Lisowski at annie.lisowski@wisc.edu To register by June 7 go to https://forms.gle/1JNa6VTT7nnDMNqh8 

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Mondovi STEAM Discovery Days

For more information about STEAM Discovery Days, contact the UW-Extension Office at 608-685-6256 or Annie Lisowski at annie.lisowski@wisc.edu To register by June 7 go to https://forms.gle/1JNa6VTT7nnDMNqh8   

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Gilmanton Teen Court Panelist Honored with Scholarship

A Gilmanton student and a member of the Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court, will receive a scholarship for her role in juvenile restorative justice.  Trista Lay is the second annual recipient of the Buffalo / Pepin County Teen Court Scholarship. To apply, applicants were asked to describe their role in their local Teen Court as what […]

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Peer Judges Trained for Teen Court

Thirteen new high school panelists, or peer judges, were trained to serve on the Buffalo/Pepin County Teen Court on Friday, April 12, 2019. Teen court panelists are trained to ask critical questions of first-time youth offenders in court to provide a meaningful sanction (or consequence) for their violations. At the training teen court panelists learned […]

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C-FC Community Prevention Night

Cochrane-Fountain City boasted 100 individuals at the final of two Community Prevention Nights hosted by the Buffalo County Partnership Council that took place at the Cochrane-Fountain City School Auditorium on March 28, 2019. The Community Prevention Night featured a drug awareness presentation, a mock bedroom and backpack for parents, a K9 demonstration and resources on […]

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2019 Reality Check Photo Gallery

#realitycheck The Reality Check Financial Education experience took place for over 350 students from Alma, Mondovi, Gilmanton, C-FC, Durand, Pepin, Independence, Elmwood, Plum City and River Valley. Volunteers were eager to help students make life choices and pay bills for one month as a simulated twenty five year old. Check out our photo gallery!

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Mondovi Community Prevention Night

The first of two Community Prevention Nights hosted by the Buffalo County Partnership Council took place at the Mondovi High School IMC on March 18, 2019. The Community Prevention Night featured a drug awareness presentation, a mock bedroom and backpack for parents, a K9 demonstration and resources on vaping and juuling. The keynote presenter, Detective […]

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2019 Festival of Arts

The weather got the best of the Festival of Arts (twice!), but that couldn’t stop our 4-H members from showcasing their talents and skills! Check out some of the arts/crafts, photography, music and speaking that we got to review thanks to technology.   Congratulations to Alison Bragger and Morgan Guenther for being selected to display […]

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‘Know’ing How to Say No – Buffalo County Eighth Grade Prevention Day

‘Know’ing how to say no was one of the key messages of the Buffalo County Eighth Grade Prevention Day on February, 19, 2019 at Mondovi High School. The Buffalo County Partnership Council, a coalition of teachers, students, law enforcement, university professors and public health and human services professionals, invited all eighth grade students in Buffalo […]

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True Leaders in Service

This April, as part of True Leaders in Service and National Volunteer Appreciation Month, 4‑H’ers across the nation will pledge their hands to larger service – leading positive change that empowers their peers and their communities.  True Leaders in Service will officially kick-off the first day of April, and culminate with the National 4‑H Day […]

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