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Be a part of the Village Movement!

Join us for a presentation and discussion with Ann Albert, Executive Director of SAIL, a Madison-based non-profit “virtual village”. Part club, part HOA, and part concierge service, “virtual villages” are popping up
everywhere to support older adults wishing to live active lives in their home communities, care for homes and address needs related to aging in place. Let’s get familiar with the village concept, and consider how it might be applied here!

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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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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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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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Living Well in Our Best Years – Newsletter for Caregivers and Families

This newsletter is a collaborative effort between the Bayfield County offices of the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of the North and the UW-Extension. Both departments are committed to providing a broad array of information and resources to older adults, caregivers and family members to assist them in growing and aging with grace, dignity and respect.

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