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    Waseca County 4-H Livestock Achievement Days

    Check out the details for the week of July 13-18, 2020.

    Waseca County 4-H Static Achievement Days 2020

    Look here for the details for Achievement Days in July.

    4-H Grilling Club! Foods Project and stepping stone to MN Meats

    The Grilling Club will teach you basics of how to use a grill, prepping your food for grilling, learning about temperatures, as well as cuts of meat, marinades to use, and sides that accompany grilled meat.

    Cloverbud Summer Time Capsule

    2020 will be a year to remember! Join your Freeborn, Rice, Steele and Waseca 4-H Cloverbud friends for some summer fun and build a 4-H time capsule full of memories. Each week you will receive activities, crafts, and games to build into your capsule and can join us on Tuesday mornings at 9 AM for Zoom with Cloverbuds! Tuesday's will be virtual for some hands on fun with your local county 4-H friends. Bonus each Cloverbud will get their own 4-H T-shirt!

    Waseca County Extension Staffing Announcements

    The University of Minnesota Extension - Waseca County office will be undergoing some staffing changes this summer. Please read to stay up-to-date on these changes.

    Sign up for a STEM Project Kit - Available in Shop, Small Engines, Robotics, Aerospace, Engineering Design, Electricity, Computers and Coding!

    Looking for some challenging activities for the summer?  Why not try some 4-H project Kits?  All you have to do is sign up for these Project Kits and they will be mailed right to your door.  You will be ready for a fun filled summer of exploring and building along the way!  Register now and you will get your project kits mailed to you.  After you have completed your kits you will need to share a video with us!

    Imagination Station - A chance to test, design, build, and have fun with engineering!

    We know everyone's summer will look different from the past but yet want to create a science program that can be flexible with everyone's schedule. Imagination Stations will be videos that will be uploaded to Flip Grid.  These will be Engineering Challenges with Water Noodles, Fidget Spinners, 4th Little Pig, Newton's Law, Catapults and Roller Coaster Engineering.

    Sign up TODAY to learn all about Pollinators through 4-H!

    This free series is for all youth K-12+

    Do the Quad-ath-alon with 4-H!

    Summer is here and we are ready to stay active.  Join your fellow 4-H’ers as we bike, scooter, walk, skip, hop, jump, lunge, rollerblade, exercise or dance our way around Freeborn, Rice, Steele, Waseca Counties and maybe even the State of Minnesota!  There are more than 4 ways to get active--the Quad-ath-alon is to see if you can get around 4 counties doing different exercises-hence the name Quad. 

    Ready, Set, Bike with 4-H

    Summer is here and we are ready to hit the trails with you and your bike! Join your fellow 4-H’ers as we pedal across your own county, we could even gather enough miles to go around the state on our bikes! How?  By submitting your distance to us! Sign up today to receive a pedometer and be connected to weekly information about your bike project. Ready, Set, Bike with 4-H is open to 4-H’ers in Freeborn, Rice, Steele and Waseca.  For all youth enrolled in 4-H (including Cloverbuds).