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eParenting

eParenting Registration eParenting Little Ones and Raising High-tech Kids is a program for parents and caregivers that focuses on the positive aspects of digital media; how technology can support the developmental tasks of children and adolescents and how digital media can enhance parenting skills. Pathways to Healing’s, Cheryl Welch, will lead a discussion after the […]

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We’re Hiring!

Come be a part of Wisconsin’s largest classroom. A rewarding career awaits you as the Florence County 4-H Educator. Our passionate and collaborative staff actively partner with people, organizations, and local government to transform lives and communities through the power of research and education. There are professional development opportunities to continue learning and growing in […]

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Every Kid Healthy Week: Mindful Monday

Celebrate with us #EveryKidHealthyWeek Over this week will be sharing tips and ideas to reinforce and model healthy habits at home and how to get the whole school community involved and excited. For more info visit: https://www.actionforhealthykids.org/every-kid-healthy…/

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Unsafe Canning Practice: ‘Dry Canning’ Vegetables

Posted on June 18, 2020 by BARBARA H INGHAM A second method of ‘dry canning’ has surfaced, even more unsafe than the first.  One unsafe method of dry canning is oven ‘canning’ of dry goods such as dry beans, nuts or flour. This method of ‘preserving’ dry foods really isn’t canning and it isn’t considered safe.  A second method of ‘dry […]

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Healthy Eating On A Budget

Healthy Eating On A Budget Create a grocery game plan Making a plan before heading to the store can help you get organized, save money, and choose healthy options. Plan Your Weekly Meals Make a Grocery List Save More at the Store Shop Smart to Fill Your Cart To get the most for your dollar, […]

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FoodWIse

FoodWIse is federally funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) and serves Wisconsin residents with limited incomes. https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/foodwise/  

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Glacier Gardeners Master Gardener Association

Glacial Gardeners Master Gardener Volunteer Association The Glacial Master Gardeners Volunteer Association (GGMGVA) was started by the first graduates of the first training program offered by Florence County UW-Extension in 1997. Current membership includes 35 gardeners from  Florence and Marinette Counties of Wisconsin, and Dickinson and Iron Counties of Michigan. A wide variety of volunteer […]

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