2017-2018 Calendar and Event Information Coming Soon
The 4-H STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Club wants you. Join in for monthly hands-on projects and field trips exploring all areas of STEM. This group is open to youth grades 7th and up. They meet monthly (2nd Saturday of the month) at the UW-Extension Office in Baldwin from 9am – 11:30am. The cost to join is $50.00 / year. For registration information go to
2017-2018 STEM Topics (*Schedule may change)
- September- Geocaching
- October – Technology & Nature
- November – Drones
- December – Engineering for Earthquakes
- January – Robotics
- February – 3D Printing
- March – Wind Energy
- April – Rocketry
- May – Rocketry
STEM LIBRARY PROGRAMS
Somerset – Jan. 22, 2:00pm (Medieval Science)
Roberts– Feb. 5, 4:30pm (Fluid Power)
Deer Park– Feb. 22, 5:00pm (Get Electrified)
Hudson– Mar. 5, 6:30pm (Fluid Power)
Deer Park – Apr. 19, 5:00pm (CSI)
Roberts – May 14, 4:30pm (CSI)
Hudson – May 14, 6:30pm (CSI)
Deer Park – Aug. 16, 5:00pm (Bloxels)
Roberts – Sept. 10 @ 4:30pm (Bloxels)
Hudson – Sept. 25, 6:30pm (Bloxels)
Roberts – Nov. 12, 4:30pm (K’Nex)
Hudson – Nov. 13, 6:30pm (K’Nex)
Deer Park – Nov. 15, 5:00pm (Food Science II)
Medieval Science – Youth will use their 5 senses (sight, smell, taste, touch, hear) to explore the world of food science. Youth will also become food engineers when they are asked to create a new food product that consumers will want to buy.
Fluid Power – Learn the science behind hydraulic and pneumatic systems. You will design their own hydraulic machines using engineering, simple machines, and mathematics.
Get Electrified – Participate in this exciting, hands on introduction to electronics. Youth will learn how to create working electronic circuits and devices. Join in the fun and get electrified!
CSI -Want to become a real life detective? Youth will collected evidence, analysis soil and mineral samples, analysis fabric, fiber, and blood samples, and learn fingerprint and hair analysis in order to solve the crime.
Bloxels – Have you ever wanted to create your own video game? Here is your chance. Youth will channel their creative potential as they gain greater understanding of important topics like design logic, and computer science and demonstrate their knowledge of history, science and mathematics and more through the games they create.
K’Nex – Become an aspiring engineer. Design and build structures with K’NEX. After the build, youth will be able to add engines to make their structures move and complete tasks.
Food Science II – What is happening to my food? Youth will get the opportunity to become food scientist and explore the physical and chemical changes in some of their favorite foods. Come and learn what a food scientist really does.
4-H COOKING SCHOOL
January 27 @ UW-River Falls
Want to learn how to decorate a cake, prepare nutritious foods or just improve your skills in the kitchen? Join us for the 4-H Food Expo. This event is open to all youth (4-H and non 4-H) interested in learning more about foods & nutrition. Youth will attend 5 different sessions. Topics include: cake decorating, ice cream from scratch, nutrition, preparing pie crust, and foods fair entries.
GRADE: Open to all youth (4-H and non 4-H)
WHEN: Saturday, January 27, 2018
WHERE: UW-River Falls (Agriculture Building)
TIME: 9:00am—3:00pm (Registration 8:30am)
COST: $15.00 / youth
WHAT TO BRING: Please bring an apron and pack a bagged lunch.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: January 12, 2018
REGISTRATION FORM: 2018 4-H Food Expo
February 24 @ Glenwood City High School
JOIN IN THE FUN AND BRING A FRIEND!!
This event is open to youth K—5th (4-H and non) for project exploration. See registration page in the back of this newsletter..
Choose from 16 different workshops to participate in. Many of them will include a completed fair project.
REGRISTRATION FORM: Clover College Registration 2018
MINI TALENT EXPLOSION
SAVE THE DATE: April 14
SAVE THE DATE: June 18-20
CLOVERBUD DAY CAMP
SAVE THE DATES: August 9, New Richmond & August 10, Baldwin
SAVE THE DATE: July 31 – August 2
ST. CROIX COUNTY FAIR
Foods Revue / Cake Decorating
WI STATE FAIR