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2015 Spring Clean Sweep – get rid of your hazardous waste free!

Hazardous Waste Clean Sweep coming to Calumet, Outagamie and Winnebago Counties Farmers, households and businesses invited to special 2-day collection On April 24 and 25, farmers, households and businesses will have an opportunity to dispose of unwanted pesticides, chemicals and other hazardous materials at this special Clean Sweep. Disposal is FREE of charge for farmers […]

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RENT SMART A FREE TENANT TRAINING WORKSHOP April 21st & 23rd, 2015 (Tuesday & Thursday) 9:00AM – 12:00 PM at the Menasha Public Library To register call theWinnebago County UW-Extension Office  (920) 232-1970 Rent Smart sessions cover: Tenant and Landlord Rights and Responsibilities Things to think about when looking for a place to live How to read a lease – […]



(Oshkosh, WI)- Asset Builders and many sponsors and community partners will present the third-annual Oshkosh Money Conference on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Oshkosh West High School. Registration and continental breakfast begin at 7:30 am, with the program lasting from 8:30 until 1:30. The Conference is a nonprofit event and is a great opportunity for […]


Advanced Parliamentary Procedure series starts soon!

Build your Skills!  Advanced Parliamentary Procedure Teleconference series starts April 1, 2015 All sessions are from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Presented by Larry Larmer, Professor Emeritus in the Division of Continuing Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For more complete program information, you can download the brochure. Session descriptions: 1. Principle of Parliamentary Authority: […]

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Local Government Essentials Training for Town, Village, City and County Officials

This program series covers fundamental topics Wisconsin local governments will face this spring.  Each program will provide ample opportunity for participant questions and comments. Programs will be moderated by UW-Extension’s Local Government Center Staff. First program – How to Run the Annual Town Meeting, Monday, March 16, 10:30am – 12:00 noon. To view the full […]


ACT 377 – Implements of Husbandry (IoH) Law

Act 377 became effective January 15, 2015 Statewide, including in Winnebago County. The law created a no fee permit that allows farmers to exceed weight and length limits for farm implements and commercial farm vehicles when traveling on Town roads and County and State highways. In addition, the law provides for a process for identifying […]


Youth Tractor and Machinery Safety Classes

The 2015 Youth Tractor and Machinery Safety Classes will be held every Saturday starting February 21st through March 28th from 8:30am to 12:30pm. YOUTH MUST BE 12 YEARS OLD IN ORDER TO ENROLL IN THE COURSE. Tractor and Machinery Certification is mandated by Federal legislation for any youth 14-15 years old working on a farm not […]


2015 Winnebago County Board Scholarship

The Winnebago County Board Scholarship Program is offered to all high school seniors who reside in Winnebago County and plan to attend a post secondary educational institution. The Scholarship Program was developed to promote an awareness and an understanding of county government. Up to nine $1,000 scholarships will be awarded in 2015. Scholarship recipients will […]


Share a Family Meal on Dine In Day-12/3/14

Looking for ways to connect with your children and help them be healthier? If so, University of Wisconsin-Extension family living educators and Family and Consumer Science professionals around the state encourage you to prepare and share a family meal together on Dec. 3, Family & Consumer Sciences “Dine In” Day.

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2015 Rent Smart Schedule Now Available!

Rent Smart provides practical education to help people looking for rental housing to acquire and keep decent housing. Our 2015 Rent Smart brochure includes a complete listing of workshop offerings in both Winnebago and Fond du Lac counties. Call 920-232-1973 to register or to obtain additional information.