Raising a Thinking Child offered at Riverview Elementary

RAISING A THINKING CHILD WORKSHOP Words that parents and caregivers use with children help children think and independently solve problems. Children need to practice thinking of alternatives and developing their problem solving skills. Parents of children ages 4-7 and other caregivers will be introduced to these skills at the Raising a Thinking Child Workshop. Parents […]

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Be a Master Gardener! General training begins next week!

What is the Master Gardener Volunteer Training Program? The UW-Extension Master Gardener Program provides horticultural training to adults who, in turn, volunteer with projects that benefit their local community or County Extension Office. How do I become a Certified Master Gardener? Participate in the 13-session General Master Gardener Training Course (36 hours), pass the open-book […]

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How do you TAP INTO IT?

HELP US TELL OUR STORY BY SHARING YOURS. Got a minute? Use it to tell us how the people and programs of UW Colleges or UW Extension have helped you learn, grow or succeed. Nearly 200,000 Wisconsinites tap into UW Colleges and Extension resources every day. Each one has a story—about a class that opened […]

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Cooking for One or Two at the Patterson Memorial Library

Eating out or buying pre-made meals is so easy to do, especially when you are just one person! Cooking at home, however, has many different health benefits to it. At this presentation, you will learn how to cut down on recipes, have “planned-overs,” make one dish wonders, and also be able to practice these new […]

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Gearing up for the Aging Mastery Program (AMP)– FREE, beginning 8/22!

Aging Mastery Program® The Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) is a comprehensive and fun approach to living that combines education and goal-setting, daily practices, and peer support to help participants make meaningful and enduring changes in the areas of health, finances, life enrichment, and advanced planning. Expert guest speakers will participate in each class session. Starting […]

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Good & Cheap Eats: Eat Well on $4/Day!

This program will be led by by UW-Extension Waushara County Family Living at the Poy Sippi Public Library on Wednesday, August 17th at 6 pm, and also at the Patterson Memorial Library in Wild Rose on Wednesday, August 31st at 6 pm. Learn tips and strategies from the book and watch a live cheese-making demonstration. You will even […]

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FREE Summer Meals for Kids at Parkside this Summer!

Food That’s In When School is Out Free Breakfast and Lunch Programs for Children Learning doesn’t end when school lets out for the summer. Neither does the need for good nutrition, which is crucial for a child’s continued social and physical development. Stressing the importance of nutrition, summer food programs provide any child under the […]

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Cancer Clear & Simple is back (in Wautoma)!

Cancer Clear & Simple is back! This 2-day FREE series will be offered in the Demo Room of the Waushara County Courthouse basement in Wautoma on Wednesday, June 15th and 22nd from 2-4 pm. See the flyer or the events on our Facebook page for more details!

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