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Elementary Adventure Days

Tuesday, July 14th is the next Elementary Adventure Day Event with Kayaking at Maslowski Beach. This is a program for kids (2nd-5th grade) presented by Ashland County 4-H Ambassador’s. Be sure to dress for outdoor activities. Cost is $5 and includes a light lunch. To register call the UW-Extension Ashland County Office, 715-682-7017.

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2015 Hazardous Waste Collection

Do you have old chemicals stored in your closet, basement, garage, shed, barn or business? Would you like to get rid of them where you can be sure they are disposed of properly? The Ashland County Clean Sweep collections, which give you the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted hazardous chemicals, are July 23 in Butternut and Mellen and August 15 in Ashland.


Youth Tractor Safety

Youth Tractor Safety Certification Course for youth age 12 to 16, July 6-8 and July 13-15 from 8am-12pm at WITC and July 18th at Lulich Implement. This 24-hour certification course is required by WI State Law for youth 14 or 15 years old who operate tractors on public roads.

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Control Credit and Manage Debt

The Control Credit and Manage Debt workshop will be held on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 from 1:00pm – 3:00 pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 68160 S George St, Iron River, WI. It is free and open to the public, registration is required, call 715-682-7017.

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2014 Annual Report UWEX Ashland County

We’ve chosen to use the five key values of UW-Extension, Community, Discovery, Inclusiveness, Relationships and Respect, to organize our 2014 Annual Report. The five values will each headline two pages of photos with descriptions of our educational programs that we think address each value. Please take a couple of minutes to enjoy a snapshot of our work in 2014.


4-H Summer Camp

4-H Summer Camp is July 10-12th at Camp Northwoods near Delta, WI. Camp is open to 4-H members in 3rd-8th grade. Registrations are due to your County UWEX office by June 15th with a $20 deposit.


2015 Foto Follies

Photography workshop for youth and adult photography leaders held Sept 11-Sept 13 at Treehaven in Tomahawk, WI. Registration deadline is August 1st.

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4-H Summer Archery

The 8 week summer archery series will be Thursday evenings at the Chequamegon Archery Club Outdoor Range from July 2-August 20, 2015! Call to register 715-682-7017.