Outdoor S.T.E.M. Adventure

Budding young scientists led by UW professors will use tools in the Digital Observation Technology Skills (DOTS) program to test hypotheses, collect data, make observations and measurements, and explore the micro and macro details of their environment.  Workshops on climate, plant life, water quality, and microbiology may be included. Learn more and register: Outdoor STEM Adventure […]

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4-H Newsletter

The newest issue of the Barron Beacon is here!  Click on the link below to view the PDF of April’s Barron County 4-H Newsletter! Barron Beacon April 2017    

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Barron-Polk Performance Festival Schedule

Attention all participants & Family: Here is the final draft of the Performance Arts Festival schedule for this Saturday! I have also included last minute reminders for the event. See you Saturday! Barron-Polk Performance Arts Festival 2017 Attached is a final agenda for the live performance judging at the Barron-Polk Performance Arts Festival on Saturday, April 8th beginning at 9:00 a.m. at Turtle Lake […]

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Junior Leaders Lock-In

Join us on Saturday, March 18th-19th for our 4H Junior Leader Lock-In! Youth in Grades 8-13 are invited to enjoy a night of skating, basketball, movies, games, and more! Youth will be transported to the school from Skate City at 9:00 p.m. Youth are responsible for food or beverage at skate city, but pizza, snacks, […]

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Barron County Beacon Dec-Jan 2017

Check out the latest edition of the Barron County Beacon for the upcoming events, news, and exciting opportunities that 4H has to offer for the new year!! Barron Beacon December January 2017

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Project Discovery Days-February 11th, 2017

Calling all youth!!! What are you doing on February 11th? Looking for something fun and exciting to do with other youth and adults? Grab your friends and sign up for Project Discovery Days! You do not need to be in 4-H to participate! Email, mail or drop off at Extension office. Meredith.arcand@co.barron.wi.us Saturday, February 11, […]

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Performance Arts Festival 2017

Attention 4-H Youth!! Now is the time to register for the Performance Arts Festival 2017. This year’s event will be held at Turtle Lake High School on Saturday, April 8th. Below you will find the entry form for each category of the event. These forms are due to the Extension office by March 20th, 2017 via email, […]

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Science Saturday 2017

Join us on Science Saturday for fascinating activities and hands-on experiences showcasing science, technology, and engineering.  This amazing day of science will be led by UW faculty – Ph.D mega- mind scientists ready to have fun. Your day will be filled with exciting activities exploring the awesome opportunities in science! Space is limited!!  Registration deadline […]

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