Discovery Day

If you want to learn more about a 4-H project or like to try new things this event is for you!
All K – 7th graders in Clark County schools are invited to attend. Pre-registration is required.
No charge for 4-H members; $5.00 for non 4-H members

Discovery Day 2023 will be held December 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Loyal High School.

9:00 – 9:20 a.m.            Check-in just inside the main entrance of the Loyal High School
9:20 – 9:30 a.m.            Directions for how the day will flow and travel to first session
9:30 – 10:15 a.m.          Session 1 (45-minute class; includes travel time to next session)
10:15 – 11:00 a.m.        Session 2 (45-minute class, includes travel time to next session)
11:00 – 11:45 a.m.        Session 3 (45-minute class)
12:00 p.m.                    Discovery Day ends

Available Sessions 

Class Name Description Grade Instructor



Getting familiar with your furry friend K – 5 Jill  Niemann
Quesadilla Making Have fun Learning while making quesadillas K – 5 Melissa Hilliard

New Family Orientation

(First Session Only and for Adults only) Get to know Clark County 4-H by talking with Educator Seth Harrmann and get all questions answered

Adults Only Seth Harrmann
Cupcake Decorating Use icing to decorate cupcakes K – 5 Eliza Ruzic
Sewing Learn how to sew something to keep your heads warm 3-5 Dawn Hasz
Multiplying Plants Come learn how to propagate (multiply/reproduce) plants K-5 Amy Lindner
Pocket Pets Learn about pocket pets and how to show them at the fair K-5 Seth Harrmann
Astronomy A fun educational lesson on Astronomy with games and crafts K-5 Crystal Walters
Paper Bag Puppets Get creative and have fun making paper bag puppets K – 5 Iris Vine & Alaina Mathis
Lamp Kit Using a wood kit, learn how to assemble a lamp and turn it on! K – 5 Stina Jansen


Registration Form & Sessions

Individuals age 12 and above not necessarily interested in participating in Discovery Day but willing to volunteer; WE WOULD LOVE TO HAVE YOU.  Please share your information and which class you would like to volunteer in and/or if you would like to be a Gopher Guide (they assist in getting kids to the proper room and will facilitate activities with kids in the gymnasium) with the Extension office either by calling 715-743-5121 or emailing

Following Discovery Day students will have the opportunity to attend an in person YQCA at 12:30 p.m. (same location) Preregistration is required and must be done online at