4-H Volunteer Workshop

Meet other volunt
eers, Learn new ideas, & Have FUN!
February 18th, 2017 from 9:00-12:00 p.m.
UW-Richland Campus, Wallace Student Center
Hosted by: Crawford, Richland, & Vernon Counties


Registration deadline: February 10th

In case of bad weather, listen to WRCO radio (FM 100.9 or AM 1450) or check their website at www.wrco.com


Check In and Refreshments  (8:30—9:00 a.m.)

Youth/Adult Partnerships in 4-H

Learn how to strengthen youth/adult partnerships when planning and leading 4-H events

Do—Reflect—Apply: Make It Experiential!

Apply the experiential learning cycle to your own ideas

Idea Swap – Trade amazing ideas with youth and adults from throughout southwest Wisconsin!

  • I Pledge my Hands – Community Service Ideas
  • Fundraising 101 – Successful Fundraising Ideas
  • Club Meetings – Officers and Leaders Working Together
  • Make it Fun! Recreation and Activity Ideas
  • Organization Strategies for 4-H Leaders
  • Getting the Word Out – How do you communicate with families in this age of technology?
  • Creative Project Meeting Ideas

Please bring ideas and handouts to share!

Forming Links to 4-H – Reflect on how we can expand access to 4-H participation

On Your Mark, Get Set, GO! Make an action plan for using ideas in your club or project

Are you a new volunteer or do you want to become a 4-H volunteer?
Sign-up for the volunteer orientation (VIP) session.
This workshop fulfills the training requirement for new 4-H volunteers.
Questions?  Contact the 4-H Youth Development staff in your county.


Contact Karleen Craddock at the Richland County Extension Office by:

email: karleen.craddock@ces.uwex.edu or call: (608) 647-6148

Please include: Name, Phone, Email, if you are Youth or Adult, and County.  Let us know if you will be attending the New Volunteer Orientation (VIP) session.