4-H Project Pop Up just in time for your special valentine

A container candles 4-H Project Pop-Up is coming to the Buffalo & Pepin County 4-H Festival of Arts! Bring your own container! All the other supplies will be available to create your own embedded heart container candle! Free for 4-H members and families! $3 for non-4-H youth and adults. To register, go to: https://forms.gle/Xpa4fSUmgKhfAjBc9  Please register […]

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State 4-H Horse Virtual Training Opportunity

Join us for: WI State 4-H Horse Virtual Training: Horse Project Policies, Concussion Protocol, and Planning a Horse Show Feb. 9, 2022, 6:30pm Virtual Zoom Session Register by: February 7, 2021 Registration Link: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJItf-ysrj4tGtVOvi3q4zCyLPARX3kBW-C7 After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. You will need to use the link provided […]

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Buffalo & Pepin County 4-H Festival of Arts

Buffalo – Pepin County 4-H Festival of Arts February 6, 2022  Alma Area School 1:00pm – 3:00pm Deadline for entry is January 28, 2022. To register, go to: https://forms.gle/Xpa4fSUmgKhfAjBc9  Please register if you plan to attend. If you have multiple entries, select multiple check boxes and indicate titles in the text box below. Communication arts […]

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January 4-H Leaders Association Meeting

BUFFALO COUNTY 4-H LEADERS’ ASSOCIATION January 23, 2022 Alma Courthouse 3rd Floor County Board Room  Face coverings required in Buffalo County Courthouse Register in advance for this meeting, to participate via Zoom: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpdu6oqT0sHtZ6hEkfBEiBWL2bMieOXncU AGENDA 2021 Award Presentations – 6:00pm Call meeting to order Secretary’s Report Treasurer’s Report Old Business – 6:20pm Annual Leader Training 4-H Project […]

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Survey shows Buffalo County 4-H is Thriving

The 4-H Thriving Model predicts that youth who participate in 4-H programs that provide a high-quality developmental context will thrive, and thriving youth achieve key developmental outcomes. To determine scores for Program Quality, youth members aged 13 and up were invited to take an online survey asking them questions about their 4-H experience.  The survey […]

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Project pop up was a holiday hit with 4-H members

The most recent Buffalo County 4-H Project Pop Up had a holiday theme. 4-H members enjoyed metal stamping their own ornaments, gift tags, book marks and jewelry for those they care about most.  Youth from Glencoe Hustlers 4-H hosted the event and welcomed youth from other 4-H clubs to “pop in” and participate as they […]

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O’Connell is Supreme Exhibitor

On November 10th, Wisconsin State Fair announced its Supreme Exhibitors for the 2021 Fair.  Karissa O’Connell, a Buffalo County 4-H member from Mondovi, won the highest honor for the Boer Goat division. The Wisconsin State Fair Supreme Exhibitor awards are based on an exhibitor’s overall achievements at the 2021 Fair from points earned participating in […]

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2022 Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF) Registration

Registration for the 2022 Citizenship Washington Focus is now open in 4-H Online. CWF will once again be in-person in 2022 and is open to all youth in 10-12th grades. The registration period runs from December  2nd – Jan 3rd on a  FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis for program week assignments.  Don’t delay, submit your […]

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2022 National 4-H Conference Registration

Registration is now open for the 2022 National 4-H Conference! The conference will be in-person in 2022 and is open to youth in 10-12th grades. Applications for the National 4-H Conference are due January 2nd.  Please see below for more information. National 4-H Conference                        […]

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Gilmanton students engineer hydraulic mechanical arms for national 4-H challenge

Third and fourth grade students at Gilmanton Elementary School learned about how robotic engineers use hydraulics to conduct scientific research on Mars as part of the National 4-H STEM Challenge on December 2, 2021. Students in Ms. Halverson’s classroom used critical thinking skills to design a cosmic claw that opened and closed using hydraulic pistons. […]

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Annual 4-H Leader’s Training Information

Each year 4-H Leaders are responsible for attending one training each year to bring together new ideas for Wisconsin 4-H. Join Wisconsin 4-H in a yearlong experience – Learn Together, Lead Together:  Youth-Adult Partnerships!  We will kick off with two sessions for the 2021-2022 Annual Leader Training.  Plan for interaction and engagement, and all youth […]

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4-H Scholarship Winners Announced

On Sunday, November 14th, eight diligent high school seniors from Buffalo County 4-H, interviewed for 4-H Service-Learning, 4-H Project, and/or 4-H Leadership scholarships.   Linda Larson, a member from the Friends of Buffalo County 4-H Trust Fund, Paige DeWitt, Buffalo County 4-H Program Assistant and Annie Lisowski, Buffalo County 4-H Youth Development Educator, all assisted in […]

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4-H members at MCYC learned about Cipher Space!

On Wednesday, October 20, 4-H members at the Mondovi Community Youth Center were eager to role play as scientists and changed codes into words that displayed a secret message.  The students made their own Caesar cipher wheels to decode encrypted messages with a key number to solve.  Deciphering uses critical thinking skills students will need […]

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4-H Projects Popping Up Near You!

October – 4-H Art Project Pop Up in Mondovi October 24 at Tourist Park at 1:00pm Create your own haunted house gelli prints! November – 4-H Soapmaking Project Pop Up in Alma November 21 at Alma Courthouse at 1:00pm Make a goat’s milk pumpkin pie spiced soap just in time for Thanksgiving. December – 4-H […]

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4-H Cloverbuds @ Home Mini Camp

Open to Buffalo County 4-H members in grades K-2 during the 2021-2022 school year Cost is $10 made payable to the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association Register by November 22 at https://forms.gle/W8EyiJM7qUovRsSM9 

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Buffalo County 4-H Horse members fair well at State 4-H Gymkhana

Lucky 16 4-H members and Buffalo County 4-H horse youth leaders Autumn Morrow and Olivia Taylor both left the Wisconsin 4-H State Gymkhana competition with a handful of rosettes. The event took place at Wisconsin State Fair Park in West Allis, Wisconsin September 11-12, 2021. Olivia Taylor finished with two Reserve Champion rosettes and four […]

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Buffalo County 4-H Members Braved the Heat for the Horse Clinic

On Sunday, June 6, 4-H Youth members got to meet with Jean Sandberg and other older 4-H members to learn new things, as well as ‘brush’ up on old things.  They worked with Jean and others one on one to gain more knowledge on the equine species.  Members learned more about Grooming & Trimming, Halters, […]

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