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Extension Resources: COVID-19

You are invited to follow along with Extension as we share the latest resources as they pertain to the COVID-19 outbreak and how Extension is responding via this page as well as the following website: https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/covid19 You are encouraged to follow the Extension Ozaukee County Facebook page as many resources will be shared through social media. […]

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Extension Ozaukee County

Extension Ozaukee County provides resources and education in three programming areas: Agriculture, Community Development, and 4-H & Youth Development. Collectively, we: Bring University resources and research to the people of Ozaukee County Work with local governments, organizations, businesses and individuals Create partnerships, foster relationships, and strengthen communities For a brief description of our programming, please see […]

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4-H Conversation Corner: August

August Conversation Corner date has been announced and all 4-H Leaders – Youth and Adult – are invited to attend! 4-H Educators Jayna, Tracy, and Amy invite all 4-H club and project leaders from Fond du Lac, Ozaukee and Washington Counties to join them for this one-hour (optional) Zoom. These conversations are an opportunity for […]

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What to do when the Eviction Moratorium Ends

The CDC’s moratorium on residential evictions is ending on Saturday, July 31, 2021. Many renters who have missed payments may be worried about keeping their housing. Financial educators Todd Wenzel and Amanda Kostman have created the fact sheets (linked below) —one for renters and the other suggesting eviction alternatives for landlords—to help provide resources that […]

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Foundations in Horticulture Online Course: Fall 2021

Do you want to be a better gardener? Do you want to increase your confidence to successfully garden indoors or out? Join UW-Madison experts in this virtual learning opportunity. This is an approved curriculum for new Master Gardener Volunteer candidates. For more information, visit: UW-Madison Extension Foundations in Horticulture webpage. Register is open now and […]

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Introducing Fourward Together

Let’s move Fourward Together this summer by taking Chris Clover on a journey throughout Wisconsin.  Chris Clover is a fictional character that 4-H’ers can print and take along on their 4-H adventures this summer that exhibit the Wisconsin 4-H Movement values! Check out the YouTube video, print your own Chris Clover, and read all the details on the […]

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Volunteer Training on Youth Mental First Aid Offered

Volunteer Training on Youth and Adult Mental First Aid Offered Statewide (Update 6/172021) Summer and Fall 2021 seminar dates have been announced! Several online classes being offered from July – September 2021! Class size is limited so register early. Visit website to more information, details, registration info and more: https://wirose.wisc.edu/mental-health-first-aid/ Youth Mental Health First Aid […]

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Heart of the Farm: Summer Coffee Chats

University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture program will start it’s summer online ‘Coffee Chats’ series on Monday June 14th at 10 a.m. ‘Coffee Chats’ will be held on the 2nd Monday of each month (10 a.m. – 11 a.m.) through August 2021 and again from November 2021-March 2022. The Heart […]

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Emergency Broadband Benefit

Earlier in the year, we shared information that contained a link to a survey related to the quality of broadband access in the state of Wisconsin. Surveys such as these are critical for ensuring that our Federal partners are aware of the difficulties and challenges when it comes to broadband access across the state. It […]

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4-H Adult VIP Training for August

New Adult Volunteers are welcome and essential to the 4-H program! 4-H is proud of being a proactive, youth-serving organization with an excellent reputation for providing a healthy and safe environment for its members. The volunteer orientation process assures the quality of the program. To read more about becoming a 4-H Adult Volunteer Leader, please […]

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Tools to Cope with the Financial Impact of COVID-19

The University of Wisconsin of Wisconsin Human Development & Relationships educators have collaborated and created a quick reference guide:Tools to cope with the financial impact of COVID-19. (Spanish translation: Tools to cope with the financial impact of COVID-19 Spanish ) The guide connects you with quick resources to the following questions: If You… Are about to lose your […]

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4-H Innovation Zone Webpage: Great Virtual Learning Opportunities

A reminder that 4-H has produced some wonderful opportunities during this difficult time for families, youths and adults to connect with each other, connect with their communities, and learn new skills, albeit from a distance! If you’re looking for ideas or ways to stay involved, be sure to check out the 4-H Innovation Zone page […]

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