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Tuesday Sept 14 5:30-7:30pm Small Animal Barn Wash. County Fair Park 3000 County Hwy PV, West Bend, WI 53095 4-H Open House Are you interested in learning shooting sports, photography, rabbits, robotics, cake decorating, and more? Sign up as a member of Washington County 4-H this year! All Washington County youth from kindergarten to 13th grade are invited to join 4-H. Come and check out all the 4-H activities we'll be offering this year, and learn how you can join Washington County 4-H! Questions? Contact Amy at amy.manganfischer@wisc.edu or call (262) 335-4478 An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title VI, Title IX, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act requirements.

Washington County 4-H Open House

Come join us at our September 14th 4-H Open House. You will learn about our 4-H program in Washington County for youth ages 5 to 19. You will get answers to the following questions and more: What is 4-H? How can I join? When do clubs meet? What projects are offered? Meet our youth leaders, […]

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What to do when the Eviction Moratorium Ends

The CDC’s moratorium on residential evictions is ending on Saturday and many renters who have missed payments may be worried about keeping their housing. Financial educators Todd Wenzel and Amanda Kostman have created these fact sheets—one for renters and the other suggesting eviction alternatives for landlords—to help provide resources that will allow tenants to stay […]

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Advance Child Tax Credit

Many American families began receiving Advance Child Tax Credit (ACTC) payments on July 15. Here’s what you need to know about the changes to the child tax credit, choices you can make, and planning for 2021 taxes. Click the image to read the fact sheet. Need additional help on managing your finances? Visit Financial Resources […]

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Learn Gardening With New Online Course: Foundations in Horticulture

Check out UW-Extension Horticulture Program’s new online statewide course: Foundations in Horticulture: Growing and Caring for Plants in Wisconsin. This course is now open to the public as well as those interested in becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer (MGV). Topics include: Integrated Pest Management Botany Soils General Gardening Practices Plant Diseases Insect Pests Weeds Wildlife […]

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Apply Today for the Wisconsin 4-H Key Award

Are you a 4-H member in 11th grade or older? Consider applying for the Wisconsin 4-H Key Award! This prestigious award is the highest award given by Washington County 4-H, and is considered the pinnacle of achievement. The application packet for the Wisconsin 4-H Key Award is found on our website awards page. Mark your calendars — your […]

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Community Development Educator Paul Roback receives commendation from Washington County Executive

County Executive Schoemann commended Paul Roback for being recognized as the national runner-up for the Excellence in Community Development Award from the National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals.  This award recognizes members for their outstanding programs and excellence in collaboration with others to help them meet local needs.  The County Executive’s commendation also states […]

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Washington County 4-H Members Participate in Clothing Revue

The 2021 Washington County Clothing Revue was held Monday, June 7, at the Washington County Fair Park. Seven of our 4-H members participated in the Revue, taking advantage of the opportunity to model clothing they made in front of a judge who evaluated their garments for proper fit. This event also offered our 4-H youth […]