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4-H Cat and Small Pet Record Books are now online!

Racine Co Small Pets Packet Racine Co Cat Project.

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4-H Trips & Awards Packets 2014-2015

The 2014-2015 4-H Trips & Awards packets are now available for downloading and printing. Trips & Awards-packet-2014 -Word Version Trips & Awards-packet-2014 -PDF Version Kiwanis Youth Program Application

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Potty Training Workshop to be held in August

Potty Training Workshop to be held in August

No matter how ready you are, potty training is not going to happen until the child is ready both physically and mentally ready. Join us for the Early Learning Series workshop on August 27 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The workshop is free for parents, grandparents, and foster parents. For those wishing to receive Registry […]

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Nature in Preschool Workshop

Nature in Preschool Workshop

The Early Learning Series for early care educators and caregivers of young children presents “Nature in Preschool” workshop. The workshop will be facilitated by Debra McRae, UW-Extension Educator.  Come and learn what the research says about why children need nature; hands-on activities  from Growing Up Wild and Project Learning Tree; and how the activities tie […]

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Summer Early Learning Series Calendar Available

Summer Early Learning Series Calendar Available

The July-August-September Early Learning Series Calendar is now available. Racine County UW-Extension will be presenting “Potty Training” on August 27 and “Nature in Preschool” on September 17. Both workshops will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Ives Grove Auditorium in Sturtevant. Workshops are free for parents, grandparents, and foster parents. A small fee is […]

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Annual Impact Report Released

Annual Impact Report Released

We teach, learn, lead and serve, connecting people with the University of Wisconsin and engaging them in transforming lives and communities. Did you know: Nutrition educators made 15,172 teaching contacts and offered education at 1,008 teaching events in Racine County. Racine County 4-H has 277 volunteer leaders that support programming for 1,051 youth involved in […]

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Food Preservation Classes Offered at Sealed Air YMCA in Mount Pleasant UW-Extension Family Living Educators and Master Home Food Preservers Cindy Muhar and Melinda Stuart invite you to join us at the Sealed Air YMCA this summer, to learn how to safely preserve fresh jam, pickles and tomatoes for your eating pleasure!  What do we […]

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New Resource for Parents of 10-16 year olds

New Resource for Parents of 10-16 year olds

Are you interested in learning more about what makes your tween or teen tick? Would you like the opportunity to interact with other parents who have some of the same challenges and questions as you do? Parenthetical is a new online community for parents of 10 to 16 year olds. Myparenthetical.com, an online site offered […]

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2014 Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin Now Available

2014 Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin Now Available

The 2014 Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin is now available online at the Racine County UW-Extension web site under “Resources”. The Atlas may also be found in local businesses in Racine County. According to the web site, “The Farm Fresh Atlas™ of Southeastern Wisconsin is a local food guide for the Milwaukee metropolitan area […]

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4-H Calendar Update

Racine County 4-H Calendar update 4-27-14

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Raising a Thinking Child Workshop

Raising a Thinking Child Workshop

Come and learn how to help children - Solve problems and resolve daily conflicts; explore alternative solutions and their consequences; consider their feelings and others feelings; and decide whether or not an idea is a good one. Racine County UW-Extension’s Early Learning Series presents a “Raising A Thinking Child” workshop. This workshop is a two-hour overview of the […]

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Spring Book & Block Party Workshops

Spring Book & Block Party Workshops

How do books and blocks help children developmentally, physically and socially? Why is it important to read and play with children? If you want to learn about how can you help your children to interact with books and blocks and share the value of books, this workshop is for you! Racine County UW-Extension is offering […]

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Spring 2014 Early Learning Series Calendar Available

Spring 2014 Early Learning Series Calendar Available

Racine County UW-Extension’s Early Learning Series calendar is now available for the months of April-May-June 2014.   The calendar lists professional development opportunities for early care and education providers. View the full calendar here April-May-June 2014

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Opportunities to join Racine County UW-Extension’s team!

Opportunities to join Racine County UW-Extension’s team!

UW-Extension is looking for applicants to fill two positions in Racine County: Racine Kenosha Nutrition Education Program Administrator (full-time, based out of Racine – apply by March 4th) Overview of RKNEP Position 4-H Youth Development Program Assistant (70% time, based out of Burlington – apply by March 25th) Join a team whose purpose is to […]

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Child Support & Family Court FAQ on March 14 at Ives Grove

Child Support & Family Court FAQ on March 14 at Ives Grove

Professionals and volunteers often hear from families that Child Support and Family Court are confusing and frustrating. As a result, the Greater Racine Collaborative for Healthy Birth Outcomes, the Fatherhood Coalition and the Racine County Touchpoints Project/UW-Extension convened a panel on child support in Racine County and to help dispel some of the common misperceptions. […]

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Community Garden Classes at The Teaching Garden

The Teaching Garden at the Racine County Food Bank Class Schedule for 2014 Pre-registration is required for each class by calling the UW-Extension office in Burlington at 262-767-2929. A name, email and/or phone number are required to register. Each class has a minimum of 8 participants and a maximum of 30. Heavy rain/thunder/lightning cancels the class. […]

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