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American Diabetes Month

November is American Diabetes Month, in which we want to raise awareness about diabetes and the risks associated with this disease. You can take a Prediabetes Risk Test by visiting Wisconsin’s very own Charlie Berens at this link or by clicking on the image.

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Strong Bodies: English and Hmonglish-Speaking, Fall 2022

English UW Madison – Division of Extension is offering a new session of virtual StrongBodies classes on ZOOM. Strength training has been shown to reduce the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, osteoporosis and arthritis. Strength training also increases strength, muscle mass, and bone density. Join us to start or continue moving […]

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Enroll for the new 4-H Year!

The 4-H year runs in conjunction with the school year. Returning 4-H families, as well as new families, can enroll for 4-H at 4HOnline. If you need assistance with this, please call Andy at the Extension office, 715-839-4712, option 1. Or email him at Andy.Heren@eauclairecounty.gov (He will be back in the office Monday, September 12!)

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WI Nonprofits Connect to Learn

Four Seasonal Topics – This unique program is focused on building a peer network while learning about some of the most asked-for skills. These workshops foster collaboration and a culture of co-creation through peer learning and network building. These sessions cost $75 each (scholarships are available)         Hands-on Organizational Planning, Simplified – […]

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Helping Kids with Scary News and Traumatic Events

War, violence, and loss have become common themes in local and world news. Parents and other caring adults can positively support and guide children as they hear scary news or experience traumatic events. The Human Development and Relationships Institute has several resources designed to help families and children process scary and violent events. You can […]

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Pesticide Applicator Training

There are changes coming in 2023 to the Pesticide Applicator Training Program. Click here to get some information on testing. Check back here for more information as it becomes available. If you have any questions, please call our office at 715-839-4712.

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Pressure Canner Testing

Need your pressure canner tested for the upcoming food preservation season? Pressure Canner testing is available Monday through Friday during our office hours of 8:00-4:30. There is no charge to have your canner tested. We are sorry, but we no longer rent pressure canners. If you have any questions please contact our office at 715-839-4712. […]

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