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4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills!

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Festival of Arts

Please plan to join us to showcase your talents and skills on Saturday, March 2, 2024, at Meadowview Middle School. Review the guidelines and then register by February 24th. Participants will receive an email or letter indicating when their performance is scheduled.

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4-H Meats Judging Contest

Mark your calendars for the upcoming State 4-H Meats Judging Contest on Saturday, February 3, 2024. If you have participated in the past or this is the first time you are hearing about the contest, we would love to have you join us for this day of learning, fun, and competition.  What is the 4-H Meats Judging Contest? Have you been to […]

January 2024 Activity Challenge

The Monroe County Nutrition Coalition is running a physical activity challenge during the month of January 2024.  The goal of the challenge is to promote physical activity during the winter by asking participants to complete 30 minutes of activity for at least 20 days throughout the month of January.  A tracking calendar for the challenge […]

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Apple Sauce Recall Information

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is advising consumers to continue to be aware that specific brands of applesauce containing cinnamon have been recalled by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Do not buy or use the recalled cinnamon applesauce puree pouches because the product may contain harmful levels of lead. These products are no […]

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