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Master Gardener Volunteer Orientation Meeting

With the growing season coming to an end and many of us green thumbs are working hard to put our gardens to bed.  However, just because the tools are back in the shed and the gardens are waiting for their wintery blankets doesn’t mean discussions on gardening have to end. I invite everyone to a […]

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Successfully Applying to Agricultural Grant Programs

DO YOU HAVE A FOOD OR FARM BUSINESS?        ARE YOU INTERESTED IN TRYING OUT A NEW IDEA? Join us for a workshop designed to help you identify which grants or other financial options might be right for you. This workshop will address ways to plan your project and strengthen your application. This workshop […]

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Let’s Talk About Pain Medicines Program Offered October 16th in Merrill

Let’s Talk About Pain Medicines is a free 90-minute educational program developed by Wisconsin Health Literacy to help adults obtain a better understanding of how to more safely and effectively use prescription pain (opioid) medicine. Program topics include: The differences between prescription opioids and other pain medicines Safe storage of opioid medicine to help prevent […]

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2018-19 After the Bell Program Starts September 10th

For the 2018-19 school year, the “After the Bell” program will begin on Monday, September 10, 2018.  This free program is available for all middle school students whether they attend public or parochial school from 3:05 – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Room 118 (enter the school through Door 14) at the Prairie River […]

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All Youth Invited to Participate in Project Discovery Day

Project Discovery Day is designed to provide youth in 5-year old kindergarten and older, a chance to discover what they can learn and do in 4-H.  During the day, youth can choose to participate in a variety of sessions that are led by 4-H adult and older youth volunteers and University of Wisconsin-Extension staff members.  […]

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4-H Enrollment Process for 2018-19

4-H Enrollment process for the 2018-19 will begin on September 10th.   At the beginning of September, everyone in the system will be set to “Inactive” in 4-HOnline.  When you log in to re-enroll, you will need to update your Personal Information screen (the system will increase age, grade and year in 4-H automatically by 1), […]

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New 4-H Volunteer Leaders Wanted

Volunteers are critical partners to the overall success of 4-H and making a difference in the lives of young people. 4-H relies on caring, active adults to provide hands-on guidance and mentoring to build confidence, leadership and a sense of responsibility in young people who participate in 4-H.  As partners with UW-Extension 4-H Youth Development, […]

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Hello from the Lincoln County 4-H Office!

Hello Lincoln County 4-H Members and Leaders, I’m excited to introduce myself to your 4-H community as I begin my new role with in the UWEX program as your 4-H Program Coordinator.  This new 4-H Program Coordinator role is a 50% time position, which may be an adjustment at first for the Lincoln County 4-H […]

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Tomahawk Summer & Fall Strong Bodies Program

Summer is nearly here and fall will come quickly after.  Please consider staying active by taking part in the Tomahawk Strong Bodies program.  Click on the link to obtain the registration form.  Tomahawk Summer and Fall Registration 2018

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Merrill Optimist Seeking Help to Build An All Access Playground

The Merrill Noon Optimist Club is looking for the community’s help to build an all access playground. Donate your newspaper, non-confidential paper and junk mail to our Magic Paper Box to help raise funds to support their effort.  Refer to the flyer below for more information. Magic Paper Box flyer

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