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Power-up with STEM

UWEX 4-H Youth Development organized a “Power-Up with STEM” event on Saturday, November 7th, 2015 at MATC Walker Square. About 56 students, grades 5-8, came from all over Milwaukee to engage in workshops and booths designed to spark interests in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. All of the students that came were new to the […]

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Community Support at the County Board Public Hearing-2016 Budget

The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors held the final public meeting to hear feedback on the proposed 2016 budget Monday, November 2nd at the Mitchell Park Domes. Over 250 Milwaukee residents attended the meeting, and a variety of concerns were discussed including: parks, health and human services, public safety, transit and other social services. Stephanie […]


4-H Students get a behind the scenes tour at Wisconsin State Fair

Posted 5:23 pm, August 11, 2015, by Laura Langemo, Updated at 05:48pm, August 11, 2015 on Fox6Now.com WEST ALLIS — Thousands visit the Wisconsin State Fair every year, but few experience what it takes to put on an event of this magnitude. “I know a lot of people don’t get to see that but the workers, […]

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Milwaukee County Youth’s Photo Selected as a Top 12 in the State

Linkin Hearts by Leena Meyers was chosen as a Top 12 photo in the 2015 Wisconsin 4-H and Youth Photo Display.   Meyers photo was selected at the 2014 Milwaukee County 4-H Junior Fair. The display, which features more than 130 select photos taken by youth from 53 counties across the state, will be exhibited in […]


4-H Summer Day Camp at Wehr Nature Center

The Milwaukee County 4-H Leaders Council will be hosting a nature-themed summer day camp at the Wehr Nature Center at 9701 West College Avenue.  This will be a one-day event to be held (rain or shine) on Saturday, August 22nd, from 9:00 a.m. to 430 p.m.   There will be activities and crafts and lots of […]