Positive Parenting Little Ones

  To Register: Call UW Extension at (715) 528-4480 ext 5 Register Here Welcome to Triple P – Positive Parenting Program There will be a free parenting workshop offered in Florence County. Parents and caregivers of youth 12 and younger are welcome to join us for a free Triple P-Positive Parenting Workshop at the Florence […]

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Triple P Teen

To Register: Call UW Extension at (715) 528-4480 ext 5, Or Register Online Here Welcome to Triple P – Positive Parenting Program There will be a free parenting workshop offered in Florence County. Parents and caregivers of youth 12 and older are welcome to join us for a free Triple P-Positive Parenting Workshop at the […]

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Welcome Peyton!

Extension Florence County would like to welcome Peyton Prevost as the 4-H Youth Development Summer Intern for the 2022 season. As part of her position, she will be assisting with the Food, Fun, and Fitness Program along with the Outdoor Adventure Program. Peyton anticipates strengthening her leadership skills and building relationships with all the wonderful […]

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Welcome Kathleen

Kathleen Selden is the new 2022 Summer Horticulture Assistant for the UW-Extension Florence office. With her position, she will be assisting with the Crossroads Community Garden as well as helping community members answer horticulture-related questions. This summer, Kathleen is looking forward to forming connections with community members and giving back to the wonderful community she […]

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Strengthening Families Month

Welcome to Strengthening Families Month! Click HERE to RegisterParents and Families Join us for a free family-style meal and a parenting workshop at the Florence Elementary School. Childcare will be provided for children Age 2+. The family-style meal starts at 5:00 pm and the workshops will start promptly at 5:30 – 7:00. April 5th – […]

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Check Your Free Credit Report

Check Your Free Credit Report Part of the Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign program By law, everybody can obtain three free credit reports each year. The information in your credit report affects your life in important ways—your ability to get a loan, how much you pay for credit and insurance, securing a job, renting a […]

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Welcome to Florence County Extension Maria Bournoville!

Maria Bournoville is the new positive youth development and 4-H Educator for UW-Extension Florence office. Maria has a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Education from UW-Stevens Point. After college graduation, Maria entered the world with a passion for youth and connecting them to the natural world. Maria worked as a naturalist for Whitefish Dunes […]

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Strong Bodies

Strong Bodies Virtual – Community Strength Training Program for Women and Men in Florence County, and Foodwise, will be offering the Strong Bodies Program in person at the Florence Natural Resource Center. Strong Bodies is an exercise program for middle-aged and older adults. The program is an 8-week class that meets twice a week (Tuesdays […]

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Strong Bodies is Back in Florence County!

Community Strength Training Program for Women and Men in Florence County Registration open now for Fall Classes at Tipler Town Hall   The University of Wisconsin-Madison Florence County and Florence County ADRC will be offering the Strong Bodies Program, an exercise program for middle-aged and older adults. The Program is an 8 week class that […]

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Wild Parsnip

Wild parsnip is in bloom along roadsides and abandoned fields. It is a non-native invasive plant that produces chemicals called furanocoumarins which can make skin more vulnerable to ultraviolet light. Exposure usually occurs when folks are walking through brushy areas or mowing, as exposure to the sap is the real danger (not just brushing past […]

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