Parent Cafés

Parent Café: A fulfilling way to talk, listen and support each other with the stressors, worries and challenges of parenting that many have struggled with alone. They are unique in that every parent’s voice is heard. Support parents in building friendships and a strong network of families who help each other stay strong. Small group […]

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Raising a Thinking Child

For parents of children ages 4-7. A rare opportunity to learn a valuable parenting tool for only $25 per parent! Help your child learn to solve problems on his/her own, “read” the feelings of self and others, see things from others’ perspectives, and think of positive solutions. This tool is needed in every parents toolbox! […]

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Guidelines for Consuming Late Season Produce Exposed to Floodwater

Heavy rains and the flowing waters that result can contaminate plants growing in the garden and create a food safety hazard. As floodwater moves into your garden, it can carry raw sewage overflow, farm and domestic animal waste, river or pond water, and agricultural run-off, all of which can be sources of human pathogens such as […]

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Food Safety for Flooded Farms

Flooding events, especially during the harvest season, can have a significant impact on a farm’s bottom line. Growers need to also consider food safety impacts as they assess damage and consider their options. Several resources are available to help growers in the aftermath of  significant rain events. Visit:https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/safepreserving/2018/08/31/food-safety-for-flooded-farms/ for more information.

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NXT and EV3 Day Camp

Lego NXT’s are programmable robot kits that allow children to build and control their own inventions. LEGO EV3’s are a more advanced programmable robot kit that allow children to build and control their own inventions. Must be at least 10 years of age to participate in these LEGO Robotics programs.

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4-H Leadership Summit

2018 Leadership Summit Brochure Who:   This event is open to all youth, K-13. Participants do not have to belong to 4-H. 4-H members are encouraged to bring a friend to experience what they can do in 4-H. Parents and leaders are also encouraged to register for sessions. What:  A day of hands-on workshops When: Saturday, […]

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Water and Soil Testing Services

The UW-Extension Office offers two different types of testing. The first one is for your drinking water and the second is soil sampling. The prices for both of these are now available online

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Operation Peaceful Family – for parents/caregivers and youth age 10-14

Registration is open now until January 29th for this Feb-March 2018 program. If you have wondered or worried about your youth’s choices or behaviors, this program is for you and your youth. Enjoyable and educational, proven positive results, free dinner and child care. Complete details and registration information on the program PeacefulFamilyMSFP2018 or call Sue Allen, […]

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Why Do You Live Here?

Current and former residents of Marquette County are being asked to take a survey to help area schools, employers and government officials understand why people choose Marquette County as a place to live and work. It will also help to gain an understanding of why people move away from Marquette County.

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