Upcoming Events


JULY 2018 –

We have two exciting 4-H stem tours planned for members grades 6-7-8 (based on grade for 17-18 school year that you just came out of) coming up in July. One to the Red Wing Airport on July 17th for a guided tour of the airport and short flight around the area with an EAA Pilot. The other stem tour will be on July 20th and is a trip to the U of M Raptor Center where we will take a guided tour of the Raptor Education Center and have a special learning session with 3 birds of prey. Sign up NO LATER than July 9th. Click here for more information and the registration form → 2018 Raptor Center tour & airport-flight tour

 Cloverbud/Explorer Day Camp – 2 fun days have been planned for grades K through 3. One on July 17th at Glen Park in River Falls and one at the Eau Galle Park in Spring Valley on July 24th. Sign up by July 10th. Click here for more info and to sign up for one or both of these fun day camps → Under the sea Sign Up

VALLEY FAIR – Older member (grades 7th and up- based on grade for 27-28 school year that you just came out of) trip to Valley Fair on July 26th. Sign up by July 18th. Your non-4-H friends are welcome to come! Click here for more info and to sign up → 2018 Valley Fair info and sign up 

JUNE 2018 –

ANNUAL 4-H GOLF CLASSIC- Monday June 11th, 2018 Kilkarney Hills, River Falls. Click here for the brochure, more information and how to register or help with a donation X-17634-18-NW 4-H Golf Classic Flyer

CLOTHING REVUE – June 15th. All clothing project members and cloverbuds and explorers were mailed the info. Please call the UWEX Office if you need packet. 715-273-6781

SUMMER CAMP! – 25-27 June is Camp Kinnissippewa for grades 3-4, 5-6 and 7-8. Few spots still open call if interested. 715-273-6781 UWEX Office.

MAY 2018 –

Foods Revue rescheduled to May 12th.

APRIL 2018 –

Euchre Tournament 4-H Fundraiser – April 13th at the Seyforth Building. Get a partner and join us. Cash prizes.

Foods Revue – April 14thRESCHEDULED FOR MAY 12th because of winter storm. Ellsworth High School. Foods project members can enter the revue and be judged on their recipes.

Cloverbud/Explorer Fun Day – At Freedom Park in Prescott. 9:00 a.m. Sign up through the UW Extension/4-H Office

Dairy Judging starts on April 25th. Call the UW Extension Office for more information and judging schedule/locations.

MARCH 2018 –

Performing Arts Festival is March 24 at the Prescott High School. Clubs will present their dramas and members will be judged for individual music and dance entries. You can also enter your photography to be judged. Life in Pierce County Photos will be selected and we will have the Pierce County’s Got Talent Contest (for cash prize!) at this festival too! If you are not in the dramas or involved in being judged please stop out to see what it is all about and watch some fun dramas put on by other 4-H clubs or great music talent.

 

FEBRUARY 2018 –

Cloverbud/Explorer Fun Day – Feb. 3rd, Seyforth Building.  Hey Kindergarten through 3rd graders, join us for a fun day with crafts, games, and meet some new friends!

JANUARY 2018 –

4-H Volleyball Tournament is on Sunday Jan. 7th. Check with your club leader for details.

Creative Arts & Communication Festival – Sat. Jan. 27th at the Spring Valley High School. Click here for registration and info. Creative Arts Fest Reg Forms and Guidlines 2018

DECEMBER 2017 – MERRY CHRISTMAS – HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Pierce County UW Extension Office will be closed Dec. 25 and 26 and afternoon of Dec. 29th (closed this day from 12 noon on). Also closed full day of Jan. 1st 2018.

NOVEMBER 2017 – Enrollments Due for the 2017-18 4-H year by NOV 1st!

Robotic Workshops – LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT and Advanced Robotic Classes scheduled in Oct and Nov. See Newsletter for more info.

Cloverbud/Explorer Fun Day – Sat. Nov. 18th – Click here for Registration Form

OCTOBER 2017 – National 4-H Week. Get your window display up!

Discovery Day – Oct. 21. – Click here for Discovery Day 2017 registration

 

SEPTEMBER 2017 – Record books due. Enrollment for 2017-18 4-H Year starts Sept. 15th

AUG 2017 – Pierce County Fair Aug. 10th-13th

JULY 2017

10-14 Gateway Academy – This science, engineering, technology, and math experience for youth offers hands-on and high tech projects, teamwork experience, recreational opportunities, and relationships with those who have similar interests. 4-H Gateway Academy is a five day summer program that is designed by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers—Education Foundation and 4-H designed for kids going into 6-7-8th grades next fall of 2017 for students to explore careers in science, technology, engineering, and math. Gateway Academy runs from July 10-14, 8:30AM-3:00PM. See this brochure for more info – GatewayAcademyBrochure 2017

JUNE 2017

12 4-H Golf Classic – at Kilkarney Hills Golf Club. Schedule of events 11:00 Registration and lunch, 12:00 noon Ghotgun Start, putting contest (during play), 5:00 p.m. Buffet Dinner. Sign up now! See the brochure for more information → X-14483-17-Northwest 4-H Golf Classic (2)
 14-16  Summer Camp Kinnissippewa for grades 3-4 base camp, 5-6 base camp and 7-8 outpost camp

MAY 2017

13 Photography Workshop – Seyforth Building 9 a.m. – noon. 3rd grade and up. Must Register!  Photography Workshop
3-10… Dairy Judging! Practices are – April 26 through July 18 2017 Dairy Judging info and schedule
20 Older Members Canoe Trip – Registration deadline is May 12th –  Older Members Canoe Outing May 2017

APRIL 2017

5 Reality Check, Ellsworth High School – Sign-up to Volunteer
6 Dairy Project – Nutrition and Feeding
8 Performing Arts & Photography Festival – Meyer Middle School starting at 9:00 a.m.
11 NXT’s NXT Mindstorms
18 NXT’s NXT Mindstorms
20 NXT’s NXT Mindstorms
21-23 Midwest Horse Fair
23 Camp Counselor Training, Pepin
24 Horse Committee Meeting
30 Foods Revue – Ellsworth High School 9:00 a.m.

MARCH 2017

3 Animal Well-Being Conference
4 Northwest Wisconsin Regional 4-H Horse Educational Contest Click HERE for more info and Here for registration form
4 Horse Quiz Bowl & Educational Day, UW-RF
4 Dairy Project – Fitting and Showing Workshop, Fairgrounds, Seyforth Building
6 Camp Counselor Applications Due
7 Rabbit/Poultry Workshops
14 NXT’s Robotics the NeXT Generation
15 Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarship Due
17-18 Art Beat
19 Winter Roundup
19 VIP Training, Seyforth Building, Fairgrounds, Ellsworth
21 NXT’s Robotics the NeXT Generation
23 NXT’s Robotics the NeXT Generation
27 Horse Committee Meeting

FEBRUARY 2017

8 Livestock Committee Meeting
9 MAQA Train the Trainer 7 p.m.
12 Food Stand Committee
12 VIP Training, Hunter Arena, UW-RF
14 NST’s 101 Introduction to Lego Robotics (Grades 4-12)
15 Livestock Beginners Workship, E.O.C.
15 WHC Scholarship Application Due
15 Fairbook Cover Submissions Due
18 4-H Meats Judging Contest
21 NST’s 101 Introduction to Lego Robotics (Grades 4-12)
27 Horse Committee Meeting

Club & Committee Leaders – if you have an event you would like added to this page, please email the office at sandy.radkey@ces.uwex.edu and we will add as applicable. Thank you!