Wisconsin 4-H Horse Leaders Conference

A Statewide Leadership Workshop for 4-H Horse Project Leaders – Youth (7th grade & up) and Adults


2020 Wisconsin 4-H Horse Leader Conference

SAVE THE DATE: December 5&6th,  2020 at UW-River Falls!



2019 Horse Leadership Conference Schedule

2019 Speaker and Presentation List

Promo Horse Conference 2019

PLEASE NOTE:  Youth must be 7th grade and up in order to attend the conference.


For YOUTH attending the conference: Re-enroll as a 4-H member for the new 4-H year if you have not done so already.  Complete/update your Health and Authorization Forms in 4-H Online https://wi.4honline.com BEFORE you send in your registration. These forms are REQUIRED in order to attend the conference.

For ADULTS attending the conference: Re-enroll as a 4-H volunteer for the new 4-H year if you have not done so already.  Please make sure your Authorization forms in 4-H Online https://wi.4honline.com are complete BEFORE you send in your registration – it is REQUIRED in order to attend the conference. An Adult Health Form (optional) is located below and may be submitted along with registration. All adults who will accompany youth attendees are REQUIRED to submit a completed and signed Chaperone Expectation Statement (see below) along with their registration.  

Registration Form Horse Conference 2019  REGISTRATION CLOSED – 2020 Registration will begin in August or September. More details coming soon.

Adult Health Form

Chaperone Expectation Statement

Lodging Opportunities (River Falls years only)

UW-River Falls – even numbered years
UW-Oshkosh – odd numbered years

Sponsored by:
UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development
Wisconsin 4-H Foundation
Wisconsin 4-H Horse Association

Purpose of the Workshop:

  • To offer educational workshops which include both information and hands-on activity ideas for leaders to utilize when teaching youth.
  • To provide a forum for strengthening communications relative to the 4-H Horse and Pony Project.
  • To provide an opportunity for participants to network and share experiences.

Numerous workshop topics are offered throughout the conference by invited instructors.  These topics are a mix of horse, youth and leadership related topics.  Workshop participants will also benefit from talking with leaders from across the state to gain new ideas and insights into the 4-H Horse Program.