FoodWIse Farmer’s Market Tours!

Join FoodWIse, this Summer, for a tour of the Downtown Appleton Farmers’ Market and the Oshkosh Farmers’ Market! You will gain confidence in: Navigating the market to find the best prices Talking to local farmers and vendors Using food assistance benefits at the market Selecting healthy food that you and your family will enjoy Oshkosh […]

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4-H Announcements 6-4-2021

From the desk of Dana Berger, 4-H Program Educator Hello 4-H Families! Here are this week’s updates… UPDATED (LESS RESTRICTIVE) 4-H COVID POLICIES Effective June 2, 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 […]

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Aging Mastery Program® Workshop – Join the Adventure!

Build your own personal playbook for aging well. This fun, innovative program empowers you to take key steps to improve your well-being, add stability to your life, and strengthen ties to your community.  Join us, as we meet new friends and encourage each other as we take the Aging Mastery journey together! Topics Presented by […]

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Canned Items Recalled for Food Safety Risk

Randall Foods Inc. of Cincinnati, Ohio has expanded its recall of certain jarred beans under the “Hurst’s” Brand because of manufacturing deviations that may pose a potential health risk.  The recall already includes 1.6 million cases of glass jars.  Included in the expanded recall are an additional 437 cases of jarred Great Northern Beans sold under the Hurst’s brand […]

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4-H Announcements 5-21-2021

From the desk of Dana Berger, 4-H Program Educator Hello 4-H Families, Here are this week’s announcements… POULTRY MEETING Sunday, May 23rd @ 3:30pm Clayton Town Park  Join Wendy Good to meet the poultry superintendent for all poultry participants and to go over state regulations, county far rules and barn expectations. Please bring a lawn […]

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Rent Smart: New Course Dates Available!

Extension has additional virtual Rent Smart courses available!  The course is one hour per session, two sessions per week, for 3 weeks.  Participants must complete all 6 sessions of the course to earn the Rent Smart Certificate.  To see dates & times available and to register for the class, please click here.  Please fill out the […]

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Compassionate Care: Supporting Healing in the Workplace

People can cope with challenging experiences and continue to meaningfully contribute to the workplace, if there is an intentional culture that supports healing.  This does not mean that leaders must be healers.  Leaders can, however, create an environment that encourages and supports employees as they work on their own health and well-being: Cultivate healing environments […]

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Join Us for Practicing the Pause: A Self-Care Community of Practice

Practicing the Pause is a weekly, 30-minute virtual space to practice a variety of techniques to calm your mind and body, decrease stress, and increase self-awareness and resiliency.  We’ll practice holding space while also practicing skills such as deep breathing, guided imagery, gentle stretching, and more. We will gather every Thursday morning, from 8:30 – […]

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Emergency Broadband Benefit: Helping Households Connect During the Pandemic

Extension Winnebago County is working to help build consumer awareness about the Emergency Broadband Benefit, a new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program.  The temporary benefit will help to lower the cost of broadband service for eligible households during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. The $3.2B Emergency Broadband Benefit program provides a discount of up to a […]

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