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FoodWIse is the New Name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP)

Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) Changes to Meet Needs of New Audiences!  A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with […]


Winnebago County 4-H Drama Night

Interested in sharing your musical, performance, or speaking talents with others?! Friday, October 28 is your night to shine at the Drama Night Screening! The Winnebago County 4-H Drama Night is back again! Interest forms are now available for youth between the grades of kindergarten and one year after high school. Performances must be between […]


Multiple Life Roles May be Source of Caregiver Stress: Informal Caregiving May Offer Personal Benefits to Person Providing Care

  It’s no mystery that many informal caregivers (individuals who provide unpaid support to family members or friends with illness or disabilities) often feel stressed. “Informal caregivers’ responsibilities can cover a wide range,” says Kristin Litzelman, a University of Wisconsin-Extension specialist in family and financial well-being during mid to later life. Litzelman says caregivers may […]

Rent Smart House

Rent Smart

RENT SMART: A FREE TENANT TRAINING WORKSHOP November 2nd & 4th (Wednesday & Friday) 9:00am – 12:00pm Oshkosh Seniors Center – Willows South Room 200 N. Campbell Rd. Oshkosh, WI To register call the Winnebago County UW-Extension Office at  (920) 232-1970 For additional dates and information, check out our 2016 Rent Smart Brochure Rent Smart sessions cover: […]


REMINDER: 4-H Online Enrollment for 2016-2017

Welcome to the 2016-2017 4-H year! With a simple click to this link, 4-H Online you will be ready to enroll in Winnebago County 4-H for the upcoming year! Please enroll in all projects that you are interested in learning about this year and which you may consider showing at the County Fair! By November 20, re-enrolling 4-H […]


Join Us for a Free Fall Event!

Anyone in grades 3 & up can join us along with the naturalist from Upham Woods for 2 sessions to learn about the Value of a Tree (VOAT) & Digital Observation Technology Skills (DOTS) on Saturday, November 12 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. This is a free event held at the UWEX office located […]


Working in the Gap: Exploring the White Space between Stronger Neighborhoods and Local Institutions, Friday, October 28th 2016

The East Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission will be holding a conference on Friday, October 28, 2016 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Bridgewood Resort Hotel & Conference Center in Neenah, WI. Due to space limitations, pre-registration is REQUIRED! For additional information and to register: http://www.ecwrpc.org/2016/10/04/register-now-october-28th-miniconference/ Are you a “gapper”? Are you, do you […]

Credit Report

UW-Extension’s Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign

The University of Wisconsin-Extension “Check Your Free Credit Report” campaign’s website fyi.uwex.edu/creditreport lets you sign up for reminders to check your free credit reports and provides guidance on how to get and read your free reports. Since the reminder campaign started in 2013, many people have reached out to UW-Extension educators with questions about obtaining […]