Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development and the University of Wisconsin-Extension are celebrating 100 years of growing leaders on Tuesday, Aug. 5 during Wisconsin 4-H Day in Central Park. Families can learn about how to get involved 4-H opportunities throughout the state or participate in several hands-on activities, including wishing Wisconsin 4-H “Happy Birthday.” There will also be a spot for 4-H alumni to reconnect and share personal 4-H stories.
After a fun-filled day of activities in Central Mall, join the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation at the annual Governor’s Blue Ribbon Meat Products Auction. Bidder registration begins at 6 pm and the auction starts at 7 pm in the Case IH Coliseum.
9 am – 4 pm: Visit over 10 different activity stations, including art, natural science, community service and more, for hands-on learning fun and create a colorful keychain to take home. Help us create a video of amazing 4-H stories! Show your creative side, wish Wisconsin 4-H “Happy Birthday”, or sign your name on our graffiti wall. See performances from Wisconsin 4-H’s very own statewide show choir, Showcase Singers, 4-H club performances, and other 4-H demonstrations.
2 pm: Be sure to join us for the rousing 4-H rally as we celebrate 100 years of Wisconsin 4-H!
2:30 pm: Walk with the group and get ready to be part of the Fair’s daily parade with mascot Chris Clover. This is a great way to share your 4-H pride!