Waupaca County Fair Demonstration Contest

WAUPACA COUNTY FAIR DEMONSTRATION CONTEST will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., at the Little Wolf Town Hall.  This is a Waupaca County Fair event, open to all Junior Fair exhibitors. The Fair Board strongly encourages the youth to repeat their demonstrations at the fair and would provide a stage for them.  […]

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4-H Camp

The Waupaca County UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development Program and the 4-H Leaders’ Association has planned a fun filled camping season for all 4-H youth. NEW this year, we will be hosting a 4 county camp!  Junior Camp will be held June 9-10 and Intermediate Camp June 29 – July 1. http://waupaca.uwex.edu/files/2010/07/summer-camp.pdf

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April/May 4-H Forecast

Join us in celebrating National Volunteer Week April 23-29, 2017!  National Volunteer week was established in 1974 and has become a nationwide effort to encourage people to volunteer in their communities. We are so thankful for all of the 4-H volunteers in our county. In Waupaca County 4-H we have 188 adult volunteer leaders who […]

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Quality Assurance/PQA

Waupaca County will be hosting MAQA/PQA (Pork Quality Assurance) on two dates this year:   Monday, April 10 at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 10 at 10:00 a.m., at the Little Wolf High School in Manawa. To register, email Jen at jerb@waupacaschools.org   Remember, swine project members are required to attend a MAQA training to sell an animal […]

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Master Gardener Volunteers Spring Plant Sale – May 20, 2017

The Waupaca County Master Gardener Volunteers will be holding their Annual Spring Plant Sale.  This year’s date will be Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 8a.m. to 2 p.m.  It will be held at the Waupaca County Fairgrounds in Weyauwega. This year’s sales will feature plants that attract hummingbirds and butterflies, as well as perennials, annuals, […]

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4-H Forecast

2017 Waupaca County Fair Dates: While planning for 2017, please note the Waupaca County Fair dates are August 23-27, 2017. Check out the Waupaca County Fair website at http://waupacacountyfair.org/ for more information. Elections for the 4-H Leaders’ Board will be held at the March Association meeting.  If any leaders are interested in learning more about […]

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Extension Impact – Winter 2017

Check out what has been happening in the Waupaca County UW-Extension office by reading our Extension Impact newsletter.  It is published quarterly and then distributed at the Waupaca County Board meeting.   If you’d like a copy of your own, please stop by our office and pick up a copy.

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Current and past Waupaca County 4-H students head to presidential inauguration

WISCONSIN (WLUK) — January 20, Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the new president.  And there to watch it all happen, will be 31 youth 4-H delegates from Wisconsin.  Ahnah Olsen is representing Waupaca County along with Winnebago County’s 4-H youth development educator Kayla Oberstadt.  http://fox11online.com/news/local/fox-cities/local-4h-students-will-head-to-presidential-inauguration

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Tap Into It!!

Do you have a great UW-Extension experience or story to share with others??  We would love to hear your experiences and stories! Please take a moment to share them here: https://uwcx.org

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NEW 4-H ENROLLMENTS DUE FEBRUARY 1, 2017

2017 4-H Enrollment Guide New and re-enrollments for 2016-2017 can begin at https://wi.4honline.com Refer to the Enrollment Guide for more enrollment details. FOR Members AND Leaders The following are important dates to remember when enrolling in 4hOnline: With the new 4hOnline enrollment program that we have used for 3 years, comes the relatively easy re-enrollment […]

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