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Showcase Your Talent! 4-H Sponsors Creative Arts Festival

Fond du Lac County 4-H would like to invite you and your family to participate in this year’s Creative Arts Festival. The festival is an opportunity for youth and adults to share their talents with the community. The event takes place on Saturday, January 26th at UW-Fond du Lac. Registration is at 8 am and […]

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Cloverbud Pumpkin Contest

Attention Cloverbud member and parents! The annual 2018 Pumpkin Contest will be held on Sat. Oct 20th at Hounsell’s Greenhouse, located 1½ miles north of Fond du Lac on Highway 45. Check-in and weigh-in of pumpkins is from 12:30 to 1 pm. This past spring, Hounsell’s donated pumpkin seeds to our Cloverbud members and now […]

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4-H Educational Travel Opportunities

Did you know that 4-H offers amazing educational travel opportunities for youth in grades 6-13 (and adult leaders) to experience the world beyond Fond du Lac county? From a statewide conference at UW-Madison to a trip to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, there’s an opportunity for you! Fond du Lac County […]

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4-H Family Times June Newsletter

Highlights in the 4-H Family Times June Newsletter include: Welcoming Alexis, Upham Woods Open Enrollment, Keeping America Beautiful, TLA Information, Celebrating the Arts Opportunity, Operation Military Kids STEM Camp, Breakfast on the Farm, Community Health Assessment Forum, Dairy Promotion Program, Scholarship Recipients, Raffle Ticket and Fond du Lac County Fair Info, Animal Project Updates, Shooting […]

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4-H Family Times May Newsletter

Highlights in the 4-H Family Times May Newsletter include: Welcoming Back Pam Bartoli, Memory Garden Volunteers Needed, Upham Woods Camp Chaperones and Counselors Needed, Culver’s Fundraiser for Wisconsin Bookworms, Fall Forum Workshop Proposal Submissions, Fundraiser for New Horizons, Master Gardener Garden Fair and Plant Sale, Campbellsport 4-H Ice Cream Social, Registering for Summer Camp, Being […]

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Family Learning Day

With over 200 attendees, the annual 4-H Family Learning Day is one of the most exciting local events of the year.  This event is open to the general public. Mark your calendar for Saturday, February 24.  Brochures with session descriptions and registration forms were mailed to 4-H families in late December.  It will also be […]

Wildfire relief 4-H 2016


Tennessee 4-H is receiving a number of contacts asking how they can help those individuals in the towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, TN (Sevier County) that have been impacted by the recent wildfire. Large amounts of supplies have been donated already. What is needed is help in providing for the financial needs of these […]

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Prepare Children for Back-To-School Routine

Whether your child is attending a new school or returning to the same school for a new year, it’s important to get the school year off to a good start. A successful transition can lay the groundwork for a successful school year. For suggestions to help with this transition go to: Back-To-School Routine


Family Meetings Help Strengthen Families

Family meetings can be used to strengthen your family and help maker your children more cooperative and competent.  Family meetings have the potential to increase: family unity, family cooperation & decrease family conflict, love & mutual respect, and family organization & decrease last minute crises. For more information on holding a family meeting, go to […]