Youth-Adult Partnership Spotlight–Winter 2022

How Are You(th) Supported? What, or who, are you(th) supports made of?  Are in the ‘right place?  Whose design are you following?  Will everyone be comfortable inside the relationship, or even the conversation, when you are finished? In my work with UW-Madison, Division of Extension in Community Youth Development, I have tried to find as […]

Explore Your Passion for the Great Outdoors!

Still not sure why a scholarship might apply to you today or in your future?  Maybe that’s because your  ‘spark’ will be found in the great outdoors.   Last week we shared about “Tracks”–the quarterly newsletter for 4-H members and the Wildlife WHEP Wisconsin 4-H and Wisconsin 4-H Forestry website! Another great resource is Upham Woods […]

4-H Achievement Program Results

The Rock County 4-H Achievement Program was held on Sun., Dec. 5 at the Craig Center, Rock County Fairgrounds.  Congratulations to all award recipients! (Please see the attached program to see the award recipients.) 2021 Achievement Program Results Booklet.pdf

Exploring 4-H for New Families Newsletters–Club Meetings

If you are new to 4-H (or would like a refresher), please read our Exploring 4-H for New Families Newsletter! One newsletter is for 4-H members and the other newsletter is for adults (parents, guardians, 4-H Volunteers or any adult)! This month’s topic is 4-H Club Meetings. How many of these words do you know? […]

Thank You For Your ‘Spark’ in the JJ Holiday Light Parade!

We had so much fun at the Jolly Jingle last weekend!!  What an amazing opportunity to connect with community organizations with which our 4-H families also share their time and great ideas!  We also were so proud to walk in the light parade alongside Renegades and Badger 4-H clubs.   Congratulations to Renegades 4-H for their […]

Holiday Project Activities

Virtual Cooking and Crafting Camp–Homemade for the Holidays Are you looking for something fun to do during the winter break? If so, join in daily to interact with 4-H professionals from across the country, as they provide hands-on instruction on a variety of holiday treats and crafts. Camp is 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. on Mon., […]

Opportunities for 4-H Members in Grades 10-12!

Wisconsin 4-H is excited to announce that two statewide opportunities are opening up applications/registration starting today! Both the 2022 National 4-H Conference and the 2022 Citizenship Washington Focus programs will be in-person in 2022. Both programs are open to youth in 10-12th grades. The application process for National 4-H Conference will open today and applications will […]

Celebrate the Holidays with 4-H!!

They’re here!  The holidays!  It is wonderful to hear about so many of our clubs celebrating their communities and their 4-H experiences in many different ways from parades to volunteering.   Last year the Extension office participated in the reverse holiday light parade in Janesville.  Thank you to the Rock County 4-H Communications Committee for encouraging […]

Wisconsin 4-H Celebrates the Arts Contest Announced!

Are you an enrolled 4-H Cloverbud or 4-H Member? If you are, plan to enter the Celebrate the Arts 4-H Contest! (Entrants do not need to be enrolled in any specific project to participate.)  The contest has eight different categories: Drawing Using Any Medium Painting (Acrylic, Watercolor or Oil) Pottery, Ceramics or Clay Photography Paper […]

Wisconsin 4-H State Arts Teams Applications Due Jan. 15, 2022

Three State 4-H Arts Groups are formed every year to give 4-H youth the opportunity to develop their artistic and leadership skills. They then have the opportunity for real-world applications of these skills at the 4-H and Youth Conference and the Wisconsin State Fair. 4-H Drama Company creates a stage performance involving acting, song and […]

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