2018 Annual Report

Extension Racine County’s 2018 Annual Report is now available. The “Transforming Lives and Communities” report highlights 2018 programming in the education areas of agriculture, community development, health & well-being, human development and relationships, natural resources, and positive youth development. Extension also has an extensive volunteer network through the 4-H and Master Gardener Volunteer programs. Extension […]

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Apply for the Racine County 4-H Program Coordinator by May 20

Join the Extension Racine County team as the Racine County 4-H Program Coordinator! Programming focus includes: Recruiting, training, developing, and managing volunteers focused on helping youth develop life skills that promote ongoing community involvement and strengthen youth leadership development; Expanding 4-H membership and volunteer opportunities to underserved youth and adults; Coordinating the process for youth […]

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Join Racine County 4-H

4‑H empowers young people to be true leaders by providing experiences, which is learning through doing. True leaders are young people who have confidence, work well with others, overcome challenges, and stick with a job until it “gets done”. As the nation’s largest youth development organization, youth participate in hands-on projects such as citizenship, communication, health, […]

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Attend the Racine County 4-H Open House!

Do you want to learn more about Racine County 4-H? Join us to talk with club leaders and members, see project opportunities and activities, and learn how to join 4-H. Get the basics of 4-H and dive in deep with your questions about the program. The Racine County 4-H Open House is Tuesday, August 21, […]

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17th Annual Racine County 4-H Communication & Performing Arts Festival Results

The 2018 Racine County 4-H Communications & Performing Arts Festival, held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Union Grove High School, was a fantastic showcase of the leadership, communication skills, and talent of community youth. This year’s theme was “Connected.” Over 110 youth from nine 4-H clubs participated in the festival with 196 entries total. […]

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UW-Extension Paid Summer Internships Available

Apply Now for Summer Internship Positions! Racine County UW-Extension is announcing two summer internships for the summer of 2018. Both internships are paid positions: Racine County Family Living Summer Intern (Deadline to apply is March 12, 2018 with interviews the first week in April 2018) Racine County 4-H Youth Development Summer Intern (Deadline to apply is March […]

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Attend 4-H Summer Camp!

Registration is now open for Racine County 4-H Summer Camp! We have many opportunities for Racine County 4-H members to experience the great outdoors, learn life skills, and meet new friends! Day Camp (Current K5-2nd grades) Day Camp will be August 14th, 2018 at Old Settler’s Park in Union Grove. Day Camp is a special day […]

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Racine County UW-Extension to Celebrate Centennial

Racine County UW-Extension in partnership with Racine County will host an Open House in celebration of 100 years of Cooperative Extension in Racine County on Monday, January 22, 2018, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Racine County Ives Grove Offices, 14200 Washington Ave, Sturtevant. All are welcome to attend, refreshments will be provided, and there will […]

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Attend a Racine County 4-H Open House!

Do you want to learn more about Racine County 4-H? Join us to talk with club leaders and members, see project opportunities and activities, and learn how to join 4-H. Get the basics of 4-H and dive in deep with your questions about the program. There are two options for Racine County 4-H Open Houses: […]

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