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2014 Hazardous Waste Collection

2014 Hazardous Waste Collection

Saturday, August 16 Ashland – National Guard Armory 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 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?  Area residents, farmers, small businesses, governmental units and schools […]

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Elementary Adventure Days

Elementary Adventure Days

When:  Monday, August 11th Time:  10:00am-12:30pm Where: Maslowski Beach Kayaking Grades:  2nd-5th Cost:  $3, lunch provided The day will include learning the basic skills of kayaking and swimming.  Lunch will be at 12:00. How to sign up: For more information, and to sign up for the event, contact the UW-Extension Office Ashland County Courthouse, (715) […]

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WNEP Job Opportunity

WNEP Job Opportunity

NUTRITION EDUCATOR – Ashland and Bayfield Counties – 100% UW-Extension Ashland/Bayfield County is looking for a nutrition educator who is committed to improving the lives of lower income county residents through direct educational experiences and through community partnerships.  This position is full-time and includes benefits. Teach culturally relevant educational programs to both adults and youth, […]

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2014 Business Idea Contest

2014 Business Idea Contest

2014 Lake Superior Business & Technology Conference Business Idea Contest  Contest Overview: The Lake Superior Chapter of the Wisconsin Innovation Network (WIN-LS) will hold the 2014 Lake Superior Business & Technology Conference at WITC in Ashland, WI on Friday, August 8, 2014. Agenda with registration form Because of its success last year, a featured session […]

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Tractor Safety Training

Tractor Safety Training

The sign up for Tractor Safety Training is open! Tractor safety training is required for all youth 14 to 15 years old who operate tractors on public roads.  The training is open to all youths age 12 to 16 years old.  Classes will be held from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm July 28th through the […]

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Resources You Can Borrow!

Resources You Can Borrow!

The UW-Extension Ashland County office has many resources including equipment lending and test kits. Kitchen Equipment – FREE What Food Dehydrators—including 4 trays, fruit roll sheet, and clean-a-screen Extra Dehydrator Trays—sets of 2 Pressure Canner Water Bath Canner Juicer / Steamer Jerky Works Kit How Come to the UW-Extension office to sign out or call […]

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4-H Parent/Leader Organization Monthly Meetings

4-H Parent/Leader Organization Monthly Meetings

      Ashland County 4-H Leaders, Parents, and Older Youth Members Meeting (PLO) The next meeting for the PLO is Monday, August 4, 2014, 6:30 pm at the Ashland Co. Fairgrounds in Marengo.     2014 Minutes Ashland County PLO July Meeting Minutes Ashland County June PLO PLO Leaders Meeting Minutes May 5, 2014 […]

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The Clover Connection -Spring

The Clover Connection -Spring

Topic 1. Doug’s Letter 2. Dairy Breakfast 3. 4-H Community Service 4.       Calendar 5.       PLO Minutes 6.       Summer Camp Pics 7.       Summer Camp Info 8.       Summer Camp Registration 9.       Summer Archery Series 10. Elementary Adventure Days Ambassadors 11. Summer Biathlon Senior Scholarship 12. Youth Plant Science Day Animal Science […]

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Summer Archery Program

Summer Archery Program

The series will cover safety, shooting form, target shooting and 3D aspects of archery, fletching, strings, maintenance and other aspects of archery equipment, and a field course at the end of the series.  It will include individual coaching to improve form and accuracy.  Equipment will be provided unless youth have appropriate gear fitted to them.  […]

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Wisconsin Small Town Downtown Forums

Wisconsin Small Town Downtown Forums

SAVE the DATE 2014 Wisconsin Small Town Downtown Forums Are Coming to a Location Near You! Small towns have unique issues and needs that are often very different from those of larger communities. These forums are intended to bring together those serving and working in and with communities of populations fewer than 1500 to learn […]

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4-H Leadership Opportunities

4-H Leadership Opportunities

If you are in 8-12th grade and are interested in a small, select leadership program that is highly responsive to youth feedback, then you may be interested in the 4-H Ambassador Club. We also have a lot of fun together while we are learning and serving the community. For more information regarding this program, please […]

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4-H OnLine

4-H OnLine

    Starting fall 2013, Wisconsin families will enroll in 4-H over the internet, using a web-based program called 4HOnLine.  Call the Extension Office if you have questions about enrollment. Club leaders have instructions and they are also posted on this page at the bottom of this article. Hard copies of the project guides are […]

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