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The University of Wisconsin Extension Washington County office operates in partnership with both Washington County and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension.  We are sharing messages from both agencies in response to  the COVID-19 pandemic. All staff are currently working virtually and may be reached  via email and phone. Please view our online directory for contact […]

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Cloverbud Pen Pals

4-H Members in 5K — 2nd Grade Looking for a fun way for your child in 5K-2nd grade to make a new friend and learn about another person’s 4-H experience, while also working on their writing skills?  Sign up for our Washington County 4-H CLOVERBUD Pen Pal Program!   Participants will each be given a Pen […]

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Protecting Your Credit During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting financial challenges are straining many people’s budgets. A sudden and drastic drop in income can leave people in a position to make hard choices to keep up with expenses. Individuals may find they need to rely on credit through a credit card or bank loan to get through an unknown […]

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Parent Cafe: Join the Conversation in Southern Wisconsin

The Parent Cafe is a free, weekly opportunity for parents and caregivers in Southern Wisconsin to talk with each other. As we connect, we find resources and gain skills that can make our families happier. Each Parent Cafe is hosted by an Extension Educator from Southern Wisconsin and lasts one hour. Participants can join via […]

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COVID Crush Virus Transmission Simulation Game

“The model is a highly simplified simulation of how stay-at-home orders, or social distancing, can impact disease transmission.” — COVID Crush developers Caitlin Bourbeau and Malia Jones on how their new “toy model” of disease transmission serves as an educational game on the spread of coronavirus within a community. Play COVID Crush

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Four Washington County 4-H Members Awarded Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarships

Congratulations to 4-H members Libby Willkomm (Kewaskum 4-H’ers), Micah Stege (St Lawrence Eager Beavers 4-H Club), Andrew Beine (Wayne Crusaders 4-H Club), and Nina Wood (Richfield Rebels 4-H Club) on your 2020 scholarship awards from the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation. The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation selects scholarship recipients based on demonstrated personal growth, development and leadership, academic […]

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Heart of the Farm – Women in Agriculture introduces online ‘Coffee Chat’ series

Contact: Jenny Vanderlin, jenny.vanderlin@wisc.edu, 608-263-7795 University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture program will start hosting a new online ‘Coffee Chats’ series in various locations, times and dates across the state starting May 12th, 2020. The Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture Conference series is an Extension program that addresses […]

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Parenting Behind the Behavior

Parenting. . . Behind the Behavior (PBTB) is a weekly Facebook live series produced by a team of Human Development & Relationships Institute colleagues on the Digital Parenting workgroup. Every Thursday at noon a new 3-5 minute, PBTB video is released. PBTB shares short, practical, research based tips on topics related to family engagement and […]

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Activities For Youth During ‘Safer At Home’

Composed By: Ron Jakubisin, Positive Youth Development Educator The COVID19 ‘Safer At Home’ order caused everyone to scramble to figure out how to create order out of the chaos of no school, work-from-home offices, managing school requirements and keeping youth engaged in healthy productive way. Youth are now online learners getting their  school work done […]

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May/June Cloverline Newsletter Now Posted

The May/June 2020 issue of the 4-H Cloverline Newsletter is now posted on our website’s Cloverline Newsletter page. This issue contains: Updates from Fair Park Countywide 4-H News District, State, & National 4-H Program News Animal Science Updates And much more!

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