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Regional Volunteer Training Coming Soon!

Calling all 4-H volunteers — youth AND adult! Together with 4-H volunteers from a five county area, we are pleased to offer this regional training. Volunteer orientation will also be provided. RSVP is easy, just call the Extension Office, 637-5276!  Full details here, 2017 Leader to Leader Flyer.

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Dive In, Dissect and Discover Dairy!

Youth Leadership Derby   Youth Leadership Derby, sponsored by Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (PDPW), is scheduled for April 22-23 in Colby, Wis. This lock-in style event is perfect for youth who have an interest in real-world science, leadership development and hands-on learning in the agriculture industry. More importantly, students say they have an amazing […]

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Leader Retreat coming in 2017

Our 4-H Leader Retreat is set for Saturday, March 18th in the lower level hospital conference rooms at Vernon Memorial Healthcare. Please plan to join us from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. featuring a potluck lunch. You are all such good cooks, please bring your recipe to share. We look forward to representation from all […]

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December-January 2017 Voice of 4-H

Newsletter highlights: Space Camp — registration ending soon! 4-H club news — Mapledale Motivators/Route 56, Enterprise Eagles, Rainbow Reachers, Springville Superstars Secretary and Vice President Needed for 4-H Leader Parent Federation Banquet coming up – mid-January Scholarship information Calendar raffle winners 4-H Window Promotional Display – congrats to Springville Superstars! Arts Fest — EARLY entry […]

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Searching for Scholarships?

Are you searching for help in funding your college plans?  Consider applying for the 4-H  scholarships — due March 1st. Complete information is here, vernon-county-scholarship-application-and-description-2017 Need help with the application?  Contact Colleen Pulvermacher, 4-H Youth Development Educator, cpulvermacher@vernoncounty.org or 637-5276

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New Name for WNEP!

A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences.

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It’s A New 4-H Year!

Happy New Year — 4-H New Year, that is!  Stay up to date with everything going on by reading the Voice of 4-H.  Here’s the latest, g-newsletter-october-november

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4-H Appreciation Baskets Delivered

Celebrating National 4-H Week is a great time for the Vernon County 4-H Youth Development Program to show our appreciation to the Vernon County Broadcaster and WVRQ Radio for their consistent support in helping us tell the 4-H story all year long.  Village Market Floral Department is a great supporter of 4-H also, often helping us inflate all […]

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2016 4-H Calendar Raffle Winners

Many thanks to all who purchased a 4-H calendar raffle ticket.  Everyone wins when our 4-H youth are supported by your generosity! A complete listing of winners and ticket sellers: master-cal-raffle-winner-for-posting-2016

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Grow-A-Hog Commodity Game is a Hit!

Many youth and adults at the Vernon County Fair enjoyed a stop at the Risk Ranch, the Commodity Carnival game which educated consumers about the role agricultural commodities play in their daily lives. The  game sponsored by UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development was a huge hit with many people playing the free game and learning how commodities work and […]

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