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2017-18 “After the Bell” Program

For the 2017-18 school year, the “After the Bell” program will begin on Monday, September 11, 2017.  This free program is available for all middle school students whether they attend public or parochial school from 3:05 – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Room 118 (enter the school through Door 14) at the Prairie River […]

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Master Gardener Volunteer Orientation

As the growing season wraps up, I am planning a UW-Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Orientation meeting.  This informational meeting will discuss the Master Gardener Volunteer Program and the training. Date: September 28, 2017 Time: 6:00 pm Where: Room 156, lower level of the Lincoln County Service Center, 801 N. Sales Street. If you have any […]

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All Youth Invited to Participate in Project Discovery Day

Project Discovery Day is designed to provide youth in 5-year old kindergarten and older, a chance to discover what they can learn and do in 4-H.  During the day, youth can choose to participate in a variety of sessions that are led by 4-H adult and older youth volunteers and University of Wisconsin-Extension staff members.  […]

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2017 4-H Recognition Banquet

The Corning Yankees 4-H Club will be hosting this year’s 4-H Recognition Banquet on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church 1708 E 10th. Street, Merrill.  A flyer with registration was included in the August/September newsletter and is below.  Registrations are due by September 29th to Jennifer Genrich. 2017 4-H Recognition Banquet Invite and […]

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4-H Enrollment Process for 2017-18

4-H Enrollment process for the 2017-18 will begin on September 6th  At the beginning of September, everyone in the system will be set to “Inactive” in 4-HOnline.  When you log in to re-enroll, you will need to update your Personal Information screen (the system will increase age, grade and year in 4-H automatically by 1), […]

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Summer Camp Fun!!!!

Summer Camp Fun! Lincoln and Taylor County youth recently returned from what may be the most memorable experience of their lives … 4-H Summer Camp.  33 campers, 8 camp counselors, and 5 adults braved the wilderness of  the Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center (http://fyi.uwex.edu/uphamwoods/) in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin from June 29-July 2.  Many fun and […]

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Summer Camp Fun!

Lincoln and Taylor County youth recently returned from what may be the most memorable experience of their lives … 4-H Summer Camp.  22 campers, 5 camp counselors, and 8 adults braved the wilderness of Trails End Camp in Bruce Wisconsin from June 16-19.  Many fun and exciting educational experiences made this year’s 4-H summer camp […]

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Gardening Website

We have developed a new gardening website called the Lincoln County Horticulture Hotline.  This site has pictures of insects and weeds that have been identified by the Lincoln County UW-Extension Office.  We are also working on adding disease and insect update newsletters and links from the University of Wisconsin Pathology Lab and the Entomology Department. […]

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