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Waupaca County Forage Council Offers a $500 Scholarship for a Second Year

For a second year, the Waupaca County Forage Council will be awarding a $500 scholarship. Requirements for the scholarship are: The applicant must be a member, child, or employee of a current Waupaca County Forage Council member Have completed a minimum of one full year of post-secondary education by the summer of 2015 Be enrolled in […]

The Workshop will teach gaiting, table stacking, free baiting, patterns and proper dress.

Wisconsin 4-H Dog Training Workshop

The Outagamie County 4-H Dog Project will be hosting a Wisconsin 4-H Dog Training Workshop on Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12. This workshop is for all current and potential volunteer trainers and youth members at novice or above training levels!  It will held at Sleepy Creek Pet Lodge in New London, WI. This workshop […]

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4-H Music, Drama and Speaking Contest

The Waupaca County 4-H Music, Drama, and Speaking Contest has been set for Saturday, April 18, 2015.  4-H members are encouraged to share their talent and practice their speaking skills through this great performing arts opportunity!  Entries can be individual performances, small groups, or larger groups (more than 5 youth).  Registrations are due April 6.  […]

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2015 Scholarship Opportunity for High School Seniors

For the 30th year the Wisconsin Towns Association in conjunction with Rural Mutual Insurance Company and Scott Construction, Inc. will be awarding $7,000 in scholarships to the winners of an essay contest to high school seniors graduating in 2015 from either a public or private school in Wisconsin, who plan to enroll in a Wisconsin […]


Local Government Essentials Series Starts March 2015

From the UW-Extension Local Government Center’s blog, “Local Call“, published March 2, 2015: Some local government duties are a “must”.  They must be done each year, they must be done on time, according to statute and must be done correctly and/or effectively.  The Local Government Center has included three must have local government functions into a […]


Raising a Thinking Child

Waupaca County UW-Extension Family Living Program Are you a parent of a 4-7 year-old child?  Then the “Raising a Thinking Child” workshop might be right for you! This evidence-based workshop series will help parents learn skills to teach young children how to solve problems and resolve daily conflicts, explore alternative solutions and their consequences or […]

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“Celiac Disease – What Your Gut Tells You”

“Celiac Disease—What Your Gut Tells You” Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder that may affect 1 in 100 people leading to damage of the small intestine. If you ever have wondered/been confused about what it is, symptoms, and who to go for to learn more information, stop in to learn more this Wednesday at the […]


“Wisconsin Refuels with Wood Energy” Webinars Feb. 18-April 8

For Immediate Release . . . February 18, 2015 Title:               Heating with propane or heating oil? Want to save some money? Author:          Jessica Beckendorf, Community Development Educator Madison, Wis. – The price of heating oil and propane may have drop for this heating season but is expected to rebound over the next 5 years. […]