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Real Colors ® facilitation available in Douglas County

Are you looking to bring Real Colors ® to your organization? UW-Extension Douglas County is able to facilitate What is Your Color? training, as well as follow-up team building training (Real Teams, Real Solutions, and Real Applications). Real Colors workshops run 3-4 hours, and generally work best with at least 10-people in attendance. Learn more about […]

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First Steps to Starting a Business Workshops / Bootcamps

These workshops will be held on a regular basis for the purpose of helping people interested in starting a business understand the basics. A special workshop is available for people interested in starting food production businesses. First Steps to Starting a Value-Added Food Business: (Register Here) Learn about Arlene Coco, the instructor for this session. Monday, November […]

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2018 Strong Bodies ~Starts December 5th

Join Us for a free exercise class starting December 5th running every Wednesday & Friday 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the Government Center Room 270. Increase your strength, balance, flexibility, bone density and ability to do activities of daily life. Prevent and control chronic disease, manage stress, improve your mood, attitude and sleep quality. For more information call […]

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2018 Building a Better Snack with Healthy Foods

2018 Build a better snack with healthy foods – English (002) Snacks can help you meet your daily nutrient needs. They can keep your energy high throughout the day. Try a snack from each of the food groups! View our tip sheet for more information! 2018 Build a better snack with healthy foods – English (002) […]

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Session Materials: Learn How to Be Secure Online During Cyber Security Awareness Month

Session Resources: Cyber Security Month – Oct2018 – PPT Handout BasicTipsAndAdviceSTC PrivacyTips_Public_Computers_Wireless_Networks Information discussed: Credit Freeze Request Your Free Annual Credit Report Credit Report Info, and Addresses for Three Major Credit Reporting Agencies Stop. Think. Connect. Resources UW-Extension is offering a workshop to help people be more secure online and help to avoid identity theft, […]

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Great Space Superior, a holiday pop-up

  Visit Great Space Superior on Facebook. UW-Extension Douglas County is excited to be a partner in this project that we have been working on for a couple of months with the area economic development community. We are excited to announce Great Space Superior, a holiday pop-up market. This is a great opportunity for makers, […]

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Recovering Produce from Flooded Fields and Gardens Resources

Resources are available to help growers and consumers with assessing whether or not they can recover produce from flooded fields and gardens: Food Safety for Flooded Farms https://fyi.uwex.edu/safepreserving/2018/08/31/food-safety-for-flooded-farms/ Guidelines for Consuming Late Season Produce Exposed to Floodwater (for consumers) https://fyi.uwex.edu/safepreserving/2018/08/30/guidelines-for-consuming-late-season-produce-exposed-to-floodwater/  

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Updated Dates: 7 Smart Strategies for 50+ Jobseekers

UW-Extension and the Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board are partnering to bring AARP Foundation educational programming to the area. UW-Extension in Douglas County is facilitating 7 Smart Strategies for 50+ Jobseekers throughout the county. In July and August the first sessions were held in Solon Spring at the Community Center, and in Superior at the […]

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