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Local Government Essentials- 2015 WisLines

The spring 2015 Local Government Essential wislines are now available for sign up. These wislines are for town, village, city and county officials. 2015 Local Government brochure has all the information you need on each wisline as well as how to register and what the costs are.

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Master Gardener Spring Expo Coming Soon

Winter getting long? Come join the Barron County Master Gardeners for some learning and color! On March 28, 2015 the Barron County Master Gardeners are hosting a spring expo at the WITC Conference Center in Rice Lake. this is a great opportunity for all Master Gardeners to gain some educational hours while having a little […]

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Volunteer Opportunity

Quarter Moon Acres Equine Therapy Center is a new facility located just 5 miles West of Amery, WI.  This therapy center is needing a whole lot of volunteers to help special needs individuals have a safe and pleasurable horseback riding program. Each horse/client must have three (3) individuals; 1 to lead (so must have horse […]

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Early Childhood Resource Brochure

If you are a parent of young children and need some resources to help ‘figure’ out your kids then this brochure may be able to help you find the help that you need. The Early Childhood Resources Brochure has it all.

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More Pesticide Applicator Dates

Did you miss the time to come to the pesticide applicator workshop and testing? Well don’t worry there is one more in the area that you can participate in: Chippewa County – 3/13/2015: Call to find out times and to register @ Chippewa County Courthouse, Chippewa Falls (715)726-7950. If you are planning to participate in any of these other workshops please […]


2015 4-H Summer Intern Position

Polk County UW-Extension is now hiring for a 4-H Summer Intern. This position is designed to provide assistance to the 4-H Youth Development Educator and other Extension staff during the busy summer months. Summer Interns gain experience for future educational employment while learning more about UW-Extension. For a list of some of the responsibilities, qualifications and […]

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Registration for this workshop is now available. Please contact Carrie Myers at the ADRC at 877-485-2372 for registration or to learn more about respite care. Space is limited, register early. More information can be found at Powerful Tools for Caregivers If you have questions about the class please contact Gail Peavey, UW-Extension Family Living Agent […]