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Farm Fresh Atlas Fundraiser Dinner

Join us for an evening of local food, local farmers and local chefs on Saturday, September 26 at the Annual Fundraiser Dinner for the Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin.  For more information, visit Farm Fresh Atlas SE Fundraiser Dinner

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2014 Annual Report via Map

UW-Extension staff and volunteers compiled programs by name, location and description to provide a visual overview of how UW-Extension helps people in Racine County apply University research, knowledge and resources to meet their educational needs wherever they live and work. Directions: When viewing the map, move the computer mouse over the program site pin to […]


Summer Issue of Ties to the Land

Ties to the Land is a quarterly newsletter in collaboration with UW-Extension, Kenosha and Racine Counties Land Conservation, Kenosha, Racine and Milwaukee Counties Farm Service Agency and Natural Resources Conservation Service. Read the Summer 2015 issue of Ties to the Land: July-September 2015


Early Learning Series – Stewards of Children Workshop

NEW START TIME FOR WORKSHOP – The workshop now starts at 6:00 p.m. and lasts until 8:30 p.m. Child sexual abuse prevention and response are an adult’s job. Stewards of Children is the only nationally available program scientifically proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child-protective behaviors. During this program, you will be empowered […]


Early Learning Series Workshop – Raising a Thinking Child

Racine County UW-Extension will be presenting “Raising a Thinking Child” workshop on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. The workshop will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Ives Grove Auditorium in Sturtevant. Raising a Thinking Child (RTC) helps parents and early care providers guide children to solve common, everyday problems. Geared toward 4 to […]

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Racine Teaching Garden Classes 2015

The Teaching Garden at the Racine County Food Bank Class Schedule for 2015 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 so that we can contact you if the class is not held. Each class has a minimum of 8 […]


Workshop – Kindergarten Readiness: Early Learning Literacy

Racine County UW-Extension presents “Kindergarten Readiness: Early Learning Literacy” workshop as part of its Early Learning Series. Early learning and literacy skills are key components of kindergarten readiness. Early care educators play an important role in early literacy development. Learn what language and literacy skills all preschoolers should know using K-PALS, ITERS, and ECERS as […]


Kindergarten Readiness: Developing Math Skills

Racine County UW-Extension presents the workshop “Kindergarten Readiness: Developing Math Skills” as a part of its Early Learning Series. Preschool children can learn early math concepts through play. Come and learn math concepts that all preschool children should learn and how early care educators can foster early math literacy. The workshop will use the Early […]


Book and Block Party to be Held in Burlington

Racine County UW-Extension will hold its 2nd Annual Community Book and Block Party on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. The event will take place from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Burlington Public Library located at 166 E. Jefferson Street. Children along with their parents or caregivers are invited to attend this event that emphasizes that […]