Wisconsin 4-H COVID-19 Policy

(Updated July 8, 2021)

Effective July 8, all fully vaccinated Wisconsin 4-H staff, volunteers and participants are no longer required to wear masks during programs. We ask that individuals who are not fully vaccinated, including youth under 12, continue to wear masks. Staff and volunteers will not enforce mask wearing or ask for proof of vaccination for those not wearing masks. Masks may still be worn if preferred and individual masking choices should not be interpreted as an indicator of vaccination status.

  • Outdoors: Physical distancing is no longer required outdoors. Individuals who are not vaccinated are encouraged to wear a face covering.
  • Indoors: There are no group size limits on indoor gatherings. Individuals who are not vaccinated are encouraged to wear a face covering.
  • Transportation: Any individual who is not vaccinated should wear a face covering when driving or riding with others.

This updated policy applies to all Wisconsin 4-H programs including overnight programs, 4-H programs at county fairs and food stands.

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