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Going far with 4-H horses
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December 21, 2016
Santa Day in Carlos
Crafts, coloring, hot dogs and cookies were part of the Santa Day at the Carlos Town Hall on Friday. The Liberty Livewires 4-H led the craft...
December 21, 2016 - 8:00am
November 2, 2016
Local 4-H'ers attend Junior Leader Workshop
Junior Leader Workshop "Agents for Change" was held Oct. 20-21 at Faith Haven Camp near Battle Lake. This camp's focus is to be proactive in...
November 2, 2016 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
Carlos to host youth Halloween party
The city of Carlos invites youth to attend a Halloween party on Sunday, Oct. 30, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Carlos Town Hall. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. This free event is co-sponsored by Carlos Lions and Liberty Livewires 4-H Club of Nelson. Children will get to show off their...
October 26, 2016 - 9:00am
October 12, 2016
Douglas County 4-H'ers compete at State Horse and Dog shows
Fall is a busy time for Douglas County 4-H'ers as they complete the 4-H year competing at state events. Horse show The 4-H State Horse Show...
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
October 5, 2016
Douglas County youth celebrate National 4-H Week Oct. 2-8
During National 4-H Week, Oct. 2-8, Douglas County is celebrating the 4-H youth who have made an impact on the community and are stepping up to the challenges of a complex and changing world. This year's theme is "#4HGrown."
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
Douglas County 4-H'ers compete in State Fair horse show
Douglas County 4-H Horse Project members competed at the 2016 Minnesota State 4-H Horse Show, Sept. 16-19, at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds...
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
August 19, 2016
Going to the dogs
Douglas County 4-H'ers put their best dogs forward at the Douglas County 4-H Dog Show on Friday, Aug 5 at the 4-H Building at the fairgrounds....
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 17, 2016
4-H Fashion Review takes a journey to the Land of Oz
The 2016 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review was held on Tuesday, Aug. 2 at Discovery Middle School. The theme for...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
August 10, 2016
Douglas County 4-H holds day camp at the fair
This summer, youth who have completed grades K-4 are invited to attend a 4-H day camp at the Douglas County Fair in Alexandria on Friday, Aug....
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
July 20, 2016
Massmann selected as Minnesota 4-H State Ambassador
Shane Massmann of Osakis, along with 27 other Minnesota 4-H youth, was selected as a Minnesota 4-H State Ambassador for 2016-17. Elected by 4-H...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
4-H Day Camps set for summer 2016
Youth are invited to explore the world this summer at 4-H day camps, which provide the chance to meet new friends, learn new games and have a blast while learning. This summer, three day camps are available for youth who have completed grades K-4: July 13: "Winter in July" at Lake...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
Seeking students for 4-H Speaking Up for Animal Agriculture
College students with an interest in serving as spokespersons for animal agriculture are urged to apply for the position of Minnesota State Fair 4-H Animal Science Speaking Up for Animal Agriculture Peer Mentor. Six positions are available. This program is sponsored by Minnesota 4-H...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Egenes attends state 4-H counselor training
4-H youth attended a 4-H Camp Counselor training on April 2 at the Extension Regional Office near Morris. Megan Egenes of Alexandria and Chippewans...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
Local 4-H'ers join Junior Leader Workshop
Junior Leader Workshop (JLW) "Find Yourself Through 4-H" was held October 15-16 at Faith Haven Camp near Battle Lake. The camp's focus is to...
November 11, 2015 - 12:00am
November 4, 2015
4-H'ers compete at state horse and dog show
Douglas County 4-H'ers competed at the State Horse Show on September 18-21 and at the 4-H State Dog Show on September 26-27 at the Minnesota...
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am