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COVID and 4-H

March 1, 2021

We continue to be cognoscente of the safety of all 4-H youth as they participate in 4-H activities.  We are fortunate to live in a state with wide-open spaces, limited populations, and responsible citizens that have allowed us to do more 4-H activities than most other states.  Thank you for contributing to being able to have successful county and state fairs, club meetings, project meetings, workshops, clinics, etc.  We continue to operate within the county health guidance and the Governor of Wyoming’s restrictions on meetings.  For specifics, you can find them on the Dept of Health site or the WY Dept. of Health COVID-19 Resources and, if you are intrigued, you can check out UW’s Return to Campus Plan

Sincerely, 

State 4-H Office 

UW Extension 

 

 

Wyoming 4-H and You!

4-H Clover

What is 4-H?

Wyoming 4‑H empowers young people with skills to lead for a lifetime. It’s a research-based experience that includes a mentor, a hands-on project, and a meaningful leadership opportunity.

Opportunities

Wyoming 4-H gives you the opportunity to travel throughout Wyoming, the United States, and even Internationally. 4-H offer competitions and events to meet a variety of interests and skill levels

Join 4-H Today

4-H programs are offered at the county level.  To learn more about joining an local 4-H experience you can contact your local University of Wyoming Extension Office or enroll online through ZSuite.

 

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4-H First Hunt Opportunity

First Deer Hunt photo

The Wyoming State 4-H Program offers a hunting experience for up to six youth ages 14-18. The hunt takes place in Northeastern Wyoming on the Solitude Ranch. The ranch is located 5 miles east of Devils Tower and features spectacular scenery and lots of wildlife. The hunt is primarily for whitetail doe deer and so far has a 98% success rate and 100% opportunity to harvest.

All 4-H members between 14 and 18 years of age are eligible. Applications will evaluated by a selection committee with preference given to first time hunters and 4-H shooting sports members enrolled in the rifle, pistol, shotgun, archery, muzzle loading, wildlife and/or hunting projects.

The hunt will take place October 31- November 2, 2021 and is a rifle only hunt. If you are interested you can call 307.766.5170 for more information.

The application form is: https://wyoming4h.formstack.com/forms/deer_hunt_2021

 

Animal Sales, Jackpot Shows, 307 Series, and more…

We try and post relevant opportunities for Wyoming 4-H youth enrolled in 4-H animal projects.  Click here to go to our page with a “calendar-like” set up of sales, shows, clinics, workshops, etc.  We update this page as often as we receive information.  If you know of an opportunity offered in your county for others across the state, ask your 4-H Educator to add it to the State 4-H Animal Opportunities page.

 

 

Wyoming State 4-H Foundation Fundraisers

Each year the Wyoming State 4-H Foundation hosts fundraisers to benefit the 4-H Program. Funds raised at these events are used to support educational programming, travel opportunities for youth, and scholarships. In addition to registering for the event, there are also opportunities for varying levels of sponsorship. Join us for a fun event and to support the youth of Wyoming 4-H!

  • Platte River Shootout - Saratoga, Wyoming
    • July 16-17, 2021 - Registration Deadline: July 05, 2021
  • Apache Clear Creek Shootout - UCross, Wyoming
    • July 31, 2021 - Registration Deadline: July 21, 2021
  • Boulder Big Draw 3D Archery Shoot - Pinedale, Wyoming
    • June 19, 2021

2021 Calendar

Order your 12 month calendar featuring photos taken by our amazing Wyoming 4-H youth.

2021 Calendar Sample

 

 

Contact Us

Wyoming State 4-H Office
1000 E. University Ave.
Department 3354
Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-5170
Fax: (307) 766-3998
Email: 4h@uwyo.edu

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