Events & Activities

Fond du Lac County 4-H Events

2019 FDL County Fair T-shirt Design Contest

If you are interested in participating in the 2019 FDL County Fair T-shirt contest, please see the guidelines, specifications, agreement, and waiver listed on this FDL County Fair  pdf.

Lemonade Day Program

8-week program – Orientation Meeting Tuesday, February 12th from 6:30-7:30 pm, UW-Fond du Lac. The expectation form needs to be turned into Extension by Thursday, February 28th.
Lemonade Day Expectation Form
Lemonade Day Flier – English Lemonade Day Flier – Spanish
Sessions: Tuesdays – March 5th, March 12th, March 19th, March 26th, April 2nd, April 9th, May 7th
Thursday – May 2. All sessions held at UW-Fond du Lac 6:30-7:30 pm.
Lemonade Day: Saturday, May 4th

Awesome Club Officer Workshop

Sat, Nov. 16, 2018 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm at UW-Fond du Lac
Sing up here.

Creative Arts Festival

4-H invites you and your family to participate in this event filled with art!
Who: EVERYONE — Youth, adults and non-4-H members are welcome to participate!!!Creative Arts Festival

When: Saturday, March 28th, 2020
Time: 9:00 am
Check-in: 8:00 am
Where: UW-Fond du Lac Prairie Theater and Commons

Creative Arts Fest Flyer

Registration & Entry Form 2020 (Word)
Registration & Entry Form 2020 (PDF) 

 Music and Drama (Dancing, Acting, Singing, Instruments)
Music & Drama Evaluation Forms

Communications (Writing, Public Speaking, Demonstrations)
Communications Evaluation Forms

Arts and Photography (Photography, Painting, Drawing, Crafts)
Arts & Photograpy Evaluation Forms

If you have any questions or need ideas, feel free to contact us for suggestions.

Communications: Karlene Krueger 920-517-0782 /
Arts & Crafts / Photography: Susan Buechel 920-583-4404

Music & Drama Festival Video (2013)

Family Learning Day

Saturday, February 22, 2020 at UW-Fond du Lac

Family Learning Day Program Sessions flier

4-H members, community youth, parents, and 4-H leaders are invited to attend. Learn a new skill or gain fresh ideas.

  • Registration begins January 6, 2020 at 8 am and ends January 31, 2020, at 4:30. Participants may attend four (4) workshops until they are filled to capacity. Payment for this event and lunch must be mailed to the Extension Office by February 15, 2020 to hold your sessions.
  • Register for this event, along with the sessions that you are interested in attending, at Once you log into the site, scroll down to the section that invites you to register for an event.
  • Parents and 4-H leaders are invited and encouraged to attend. If you attend with a child to help them, the adult does not need to register, but please indicate that you will be working with your child to allow for adequate seating. When working with your child, remember, this is their learning day, so please refrain from doing the project for them. If the adult will do an activity on their own, they must
  • Registration priority is given to children for workshops filled to
  • For your own information, record the sessions that you registered Save this flier and refer to it for your schedule.
  • Please register early! Sessions may fill up quickly.
  • Check in takes 15 minutes. Arrive early so you are on time for your first session.
  • If an adult is only attending to be with a child, rather than to be enrolled, please note that on the child’s registration in the “Other” box.
  • PLEASE print your invoice from “4-H Online” and mail a CHECK payable to the FDL Co Adult Leaders Assn. (Extension Office, Attn: 4-H, 400 University Drive, RM AE-227, Fond du Lac, WI 54935).
  • Cost is $10 for 4-H members/leaders and $12 for community youth, not including lunch.  Payment must be received by Feb. 15, 2020 to hold your sessions.
  •   If there are 3 or more children attending from the same immediate family, the charge for the third and fourth child is reduced by $2.00 each.
  • Discretionary funds are available for those with financial Call Pam at the UW Extension office, 929-3170 to inquire.

 To be courteous to all participants, please sign up for a maximum of 2 ceramics sessions!!!

 Family Learning Day is held at UW-Fond du Lac (UW Oshkosh Fond du Lac Campus). Please enter on University Drive, park in the east lot (only in designated spots) and check in at the University Center.

Presenter Registration

Basketball Tournament

Fashion Revue

Monday, June 10, 2019 – James P. Coughlin Center, Oshkosh
UW-Extension Fond du Lac County/Winnebago County co-hosting event.
All 4-H members in the clothing, crocheting, knitting, Cloverbud and Exploring projects are invited to participate.
Watch for details in the April 4-H newsletter
Register at

Fond du Lac County Small Animal Fun Day

Sat., April 13, 2019
Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds, Cow Palace
All youth in the poultry, rabbit, and cavy (guinea pig) projects are invited to attend.
Watch for details in the April 4-H newsletter

Foods Revue

Mon, June 3, 2019
Marian University Stayer Center
5:00-6:00 pm – Registration & Set Up; 6:00-7:30 pm – Judging & Awards
7:30 pm – Plant Identification results & comments
To Follow:  Taste of Fond du Lac – food samples
Details in the May 4-H newsletter

Summer 4-H Camp

June 21st-24th, 2020
Camp Lakotah in Wautoma, WI

2020 Camp Flier Coming Soon

Non-4-H members Camp registration 2019

Camp Counselor Application 2020
Camp Counselor Application 2020

Camp Adult Application 2020
Camp Adult Application 2020


Application Deadline for Counselors & Food Service Assistants – Feb. 15th, 2020

Cloverbud Day Camp

To be determined

Information & Registration Form – English

Information & Registration FormSpanish

4-H Leaders Banquet

Wed., Nov. 13, 2019 – 6 pm
Knights of Columbus Hall, Fond du Lac
See October newsletter for details

Community Events and Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

  •  Kettle Moraine State Forest – Northern Unit

Kettle Moraine State Forest-Northern Unit flyer.

  • Action Center at the Fond du Lac Co. Fair

We want to put the action back to the center and have interactive and fun games lead by 4-H members for the general public, you can also decide what kind of game or activity you would like to lead!

July 18-22, 2018, we have 2 hrs. shifts available from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Filling out this form: here


Community Events


Leadership Conferences

Winter Leadership Camp 2019
WLC Youth Application                 WLC Youth Invitation
WLC Adult Application                   WLC Adult Invitation

4-H Travel Experiences

Travel information for these trips: Wisconsin 4-H & Youth Conference, Citizenship Washington Focus, National 4-H Congress, National 4-H Conference, American Spirit Experience and New Horizons.

4-H Fundraising Events

4-H Adult Leader Food Stand
at Fond du Lac County Fair
4-H Teen Leader Food Stand
at Fond du Lac County Fair
  • TLA Food Stand Schedule 2019 (Google form)
  • Shifts available for pre-fair judging days and Tuesday – Sunday of fair week
  • 1 adult and 2 older youth per shift
  • Proceeds go to 4-H Teen Leader Association events, activities & scholarships
4-H Raffle
  • Raffle Drawing – Sunday, July 21, 2019
  • Proceeds support annual countywide 4-H programs
4-H Silent Auction
  • Silent Auction – held during County Fair
  • Contact Cindy Koffman at or 477-5006
  • Proceeds are invested in 4-H Endowment Fund

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