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Extension Bayfield County Highlights – 2018 Annual Report

This report showcases some of the accomplishments of our educators in 2018. The partnerships between Bayfield County and the University of Wisconsin Division of Extension allows resources and information to be delivered to our residents and have an impact on our communities. If you know of an informational or educational need in your community, organization, business or family, please let us be a resource to help address it by contacting our office.  We look forward to serving you in the future.

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Hazelnut Growing and Processing Field Day

Hazelnut Growing & Processing Field Day

Learn the basics of planting, growing and processing hazelnuts as SFA Lake Superior Chapter hosts a field day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday., August 24, 2019 in Bayfield, Wisconsin.

The day begins at 10 a.m. at Seven Ponds Winery, 87380 Betzold Road, Bayfield, Wisconsin, where Jason Fischbach, University Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension agent and hazelnut expert, will lead a tour of the winery’s plantings and discuss techniques for establishment and maintenance of commercial hazelnuts.

The group will caravan to Northland College at noon for lunch. . . Cost is $15 for SFA members and $20 for nonmembers. Lunch included.

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Clean Sweep

2019 Clean Sweep Hazardous Waste Collections Schedule

Do you have old, unwanted chemicals stored in your closet, basement, garage, shed, barn or business? Wonder where you can get rid of them? Area residents, farmers, small businesses, governmental units and schools will have an opportunity to properly dispose of unwanted hazardous chemicals at a number of Clean Sweep collection events this summer.

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Successful Co-Parenting

Co-parenting families have a unique set of challenges. They also have opportunities to build strengths. For children it may mean adapting to a new family arrangement, moving between households, or living with a single parent or another caregiver.

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2019 4-H Summer Camp

This year’s 4-H Summer Camp will be June 29th-July 1st at Camp Northwoods in Delta, the theme is Hawaiian Getaway. Youth in grades 3-8 are invited to attend! Registration and payment are due by June 14th

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Basic Budgeting Workshop

The next upcoming workshop is on: Tuesday, June 11, 2019 ~ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center 29270 Co Hwy G, Ashland, WI 54806 The event is free and open to the community.Registration Required To register or to learn about upcoming workshops, call University Wisconsin—Madison Division of Extension Ashland County: 715-682-7017 […]

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2019 Summer 4-H Archery

The 7 week Summer 4-H Youth Archery series will be Thursday evenings at the outdoor Chequamegon Archery Club from July 11th through August 29th. No class on August 15th. Limited number of spots, call to register 715-682-7017.

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2019 Shooting Sports Rifle Program

The 8 week Winter 4-H Youth Archery series will be Monday evenings at the Bretting Community Center Gym from February 11th-April 15th (No Class February 18th and April 1st). Open to youth in 4th – 12th grades who reside in Ashland and Bayfield Counties. Space is limited. Call to register 715-682-7017.

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Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Would you like to learn more about ACEs or share this information with your organization? To schedule a free training for your group contact:
Bayfield County UW-Extension: 715-373-6104. We will provide training or connect you with an ACE Interface Trainer in your area.

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Home Buyer Education Classes

Anyone interested in owning their own home is encouraged to attend! Registration is required for this two-day series of classes. Please contact Cindy Butterfield at 715-779-3744 x 3516 or via email at cbutterfield@recliffhousing.org

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4-H Family Newsletter

The March-April issue of the Bayfield County 4-H Family Newsletter is available. Cultural Arts Festival enrollment forms inside!

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