Art Beat

Dates TBD
Camp Upham Woods, Wisconsin Dells, WI
Cost: TBD
Registration dates TBD

4-H Art Beat is the introductory program for Wisconsin 4-H Communication Arts and was created for 4-H members in grades 3-5, their parents and leaders. Art Beat! provides an opportunity for youth and their parents to experience five different art forms in a camping environment at Camp Upham Woods in Wisconsin Dells. Art Beat! track leaders are older 4-H Youth, 4-H Leaders and staff.

Art Beat was created for 4-H members in grades 3-5 and their parents and leaders, 4-H Art Beat is the introductory program for Wisconsin 4-H Arts and Communication and is typically held in March at our State 4-H Camp, Upham Woods in the Wisconsin Dells. The weekend features a look at a variety of arts projects including music, drama, visual arts, art in nature, and more!  Camp begins Friday evening at 6:30 pm and ends Sunday morning at 11:00 am.

4-H members will explore their own creativity while discovering the great variety of 4-H Arts & Communication experiences available to them now and in the near future. Session leaders will be 4-H older youth, adult leaders and 4-H staff members with a wealth of experience to share. Youth and adult participants will rotate through a variety of  sessions which are hands-on and active and held at various sites throughout camp, including outdoors.   Both youth and adult participants stay in the cabins on cabin hill. Parents are not required to attend, but are invited. Adult applicants please note:  All adults will be considered Adult Advisors (chaperones) for the camp – if you are not already an active 4-H volunteer you must complete the requirements to become one before camp – contact your county UW-Extension 4-H Office for assistance.  Please do so as soon as possible to allow enough time to complete the required training and for a background check to be completed before camp.

The registration fee (both youth and adults must pay the registration fee) will include all materials and supplies, overnight lodging, meals and snacks.  Why not get a whole carload of youth and adults together from your county for some genuine 4-H bonding time?  Transportation is NOT provided by the State 4-H Office.

Come join the excitement of this opportunity available to our most enthusiastic and creative 4-H members!

Registration Information

  1. A completed/updated Health Form is required for all participants (youth and adults) – please complete/update your Health Form in 4-H Online by the registration deadline.  Please make sure your Authorization Forms are complete in 4-H Online by the registration deadline as well.  (Interested adults who are not already active 4-H volunteers should contact their county UW-Extension 4-H Office as soon as possible for assistance in completing the process to become a volunteer.  The process involves VIP Training and a background check which must be completed before camp.)
  2. Please register in 4-H Online through your account. Payment procedures TBD, payment will be allowed through 4HOnline or be made via check.

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