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WeCOPE Class

WeCOPE is an interactive program that helps adults cope with life stress. WeCOPE has been shown to reduce stress and depression, increase positive emotions, and improve health. Managing life’s challenges in healthy ways allows participants to take better care of themselves and others. This 7-week program meets via Zoom once a week for 1 hour.  […]

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2022 FEED Summit

UW-Madison Division of Extension Community Food Systems Program is organizing a 2-day virtual summit for Wisconsin food entrepreneurs! The 2022 FEED Summit will be held virtually on November 14th and 15th, from 10 am to 4 pm. The Community Food Systems Program’s Food Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Development (FEED) Initiative is a statewide program that promotes food […]

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Fall into Winter Gardening

The UW-Madison, Division of Extension, Horticulture, is offering a set of FREE mini-webinars to Fall into Winter Gardening. These engaging mini-webinars are 20 minutes each followed by Q&A. Registration is required for each mini webinar…. attend only one or all three! This series is open to the public. All webinars will be recorded. Click here for […]

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Grant Writing Basics Virtual Workshop

Kawm Sau Ntawv Nrhiav Nyiaj Pab Dawb Ntawm Tsoom Fwv – Kawm Online Los Sis Hauv Internet Taller Básico de Redacción para la Concesión/Subsidio Are you a nonprofit, business, or government leader in Wisconsin in need of grant writing skills? Sign up for this informative and hands-on virtual training on grant writing. You will learn […]

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On-Farm Cow-Calf Workshop

On Monday, September 26, a Cow-Calf workshop will be held at the Jim Ellis Farm in Independence, WI. This is a FREE event, but registration is required. Please RSVP by Friday, September 23 to the Buffalo County Extension office at 608-685-6256. Click here for complete information.

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Encouraging Financial Conversations

Encouraging Financial Conversations is a program designed for case managers, social workers, and other frontline staff to help empower clients to achieve their financial goals and mange their money. Participants will learn techniques and strategies to help their clients create a financial goals action plan, build and maintain good credit, pay off debts, develop a […]

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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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Coping with Rising Costs

With gas prices passing $4.00/gallon in Wisconsin many of us are feeling the pinch at the pump. While many families are still recovering from losing income during the pandemic, the current spikes in prices for gas and food can feel particularly hard to manage right now. Consider trying some of the strategies listed below to […]

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