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2016 Kewaunee County 4-H Project Day

Join us for 4-H Project Day March 5, 2016! This day filled with hands-on learning and activities is open to 1st – 6th graders and their parents. Registration information is available in the forms below: 2016 Kewaunee County 2016 4-H Project Day Brochure

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Strong Bones Strength Training Program

UW-Extension of Kewaunee County will again be offering the StrongWomen Program, an exercise program for middle-aged and older adults. Classes will be offered in Kewaunee starting the week of January 4, 2016. Classes are held twice weekly and each class includes progressive weight training, flexibility, balance activities. Renee Koenig, UW-Extension Family Living Educator is the […]

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WPA Offers Youth Pig Project Scholarships

WPA Offers Youth Pig Project Scholarships  The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee is once again offering Youth Pig Project scholarships. These scholarships are designed to assist 4-H and FFA members in establishing swine projects that can lead to development of life skills and career opportunities in the Wisconsin pork industry.  4-H and FFA youth are […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarship Opportunity

Attention 4-H members (and 4-H alumni) in college and 12th grade students: Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarship Opportunity The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation will award more than $10,000 in scholarships to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education in 2016. To be considered for financial support, applications must be received via email by the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation on […]

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Prepare Children to Stay Home Alone during the Holidays

Long breaks from school during the holidays may result in children staying home alone. A video training program from UW-Extension can help prepare children to stay home unsupervised. The program teaches families how to develop a plan for emergencies. Tips for structuring time are also presented so children have plenty of activities to keep them […]

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Gardeners Needed for Farm Technology Tent City!

Wisconsin Farm Technology Days Executive Committee Jerry Sinkula, Tent City Executive Committee Arnie Johnsrud, Tent City Chairperson We would like to pass on information about a presentation that will focus on the displays and quality educational gardening elements from the past two years’ shows in Barron and Portage Counties. On July 11, 12, 13, 2017 […]

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Protect the Water You Drink

Kewaunee County residents rely on groundwater, rather than lake water, for drinking. Private well testing conducted by the Kewaunee County Land & Water Conservation Department and the Kewaunee County Health Department have shown that greater than 25% of wells have been contaminated from coliform bacteria and/or nitrates. This booklet gives tips for owners of rural […]

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