4-H Activities & Events
Major 4-H Event Guide
4-H Project Meeting Guide
2014 Drama Fest
The 2014 Walworth County Drama Fest will be held on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at the Elkhorn Area High School. The event begins at 1:00 p.m. All acts must pre-register using the Drama Fest Entry Form. There will be a $10.00 fee per act. Registration will not be accepted without payment. Refer to the Drama Fest Evaluation Form for the guidelines that the judges will be using to critique performances. Please note that the evaluation will not take place directly after the routine. The judges will send the score sheets to the performers at a later date. Drama Fest entry forms and payment are due in the UW-Extension office by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 11.
2014 4-H Softball League Registration
Completed rosters, participant waivers, and payment are due by April 11 to the UW-Extension office no later than 5:00pm. No entries will be taken after this time. No entries will be accepted at the coaches’ meeting. No entries will be accepted without payment. For complete information, read the 4-H Softball Memo.
2014 4-H Camp
July 6-9, 2014; Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center, Wisconsin Dells, WI
Cost: $105 per camper on or before April 15, or $115 per camper after April 15. Price includes a camper t-shirt. Scholarships may be available based on financial need.
Registration Deadline: April 15, 2014 (postmark deadline). Late Registration: April 16-June 2.
Registrations will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis until camp is full.
Registration is now open for the 2014 Walworth County 4-H Camp! For three days and three nights, 4-H youth grades 3-8 will travel to Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center in Wisconsin Dells to live and play under the supervision of Walworth County 4-H Youth Development staff, Upham Woods staff, and screened adult 4-H chaperones. Each day of camp is divided into several different activity sessions and evening camp-wide activities, including swimming, canoeing, team building, arts & crafts, field games, hikes, campfires, dances, and so much more! Register today by filling out the 2014 4-H Camper Application. For more information, check out the 2014 4-H Camp Fact Sheet, or call the UW-Extension office at 262-741-4951.
2014 Communication Arts Fest & Real World Fair
May 13, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
County Government Center, Elkhorn
This event is open to all Walworth County 4-H members, regardless of what projects you’ve enrolled in.
If you are in one of the following projects, this is the PRE-FAIR judging experience for your project area. Compete now. Then, register for the corresponding classes at the Walworth County Fair to receive your exhibit premium money and awards: Communications, Consumer Savvy, Creative Writing, Entrepreneurship, Speaking.
This is also a great learning opportunity for 4-Hers enrolled in Photography and Art. Share your work, speak face-to-face with a judge, and gain feedback to guide you as you prepare your 2014 project exhibits for the Walworth County Fair.
For more information, categories, and a registration form, take a look at 2014 Communication Arts Fest. Registration deadline: April 30, 4:30 p.m.
WINDOWS TO BE COMPLETED BY: May 30, 2014
- ENTRY FORM AND PICTURE DUE TO UW-EXTENSION: June 6, 2014
- JUDGING: June 10, 2014
- WINNERS ANNOUNCED: Dairy Breakfast, Saturday, June 14, & late summer 4-H newsletter
Were You in 4-H?
Walworth County’s 4‐H Centennial Committee is collecting information about alumni for the 100th anniversary of 4-H! If you were a Walworth County 4‐H alumni, or you are now a Walworth County resident who grew up in 4‐H elsewhere, they’d love to hear from you! Complete the Were You in 4-H? form and mail it to the UW‐Extension office at 100 W. Walworth Street, PO Box 1001, Elkhorn, WI 53121, or email the info to firstname.lastname@example.org with “4‐H ALUMNI” in the subject line. If you registered as an alumni during the 2013 Walworth County Fair, there’s no need to do it again.