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Parents Play Important Role in Reducing the Impact of Bullying

Awareness of bullying has increased dramatically in the 40 years since a Swedish psychologist, Dan Olweus, became the first to study childhood bullying. Because of Olweus’ work, today’s parents are much more sensitive to the signs and effects of bullying on their children. But parents may not know how their own behavior can affect bullying, […]

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Rent Smart

RENT SMART: A FREE TENANT TRAINING WORKSHOP April 13 & 17 (Thursday & Monday) 6:00pm – 8:30pm Menasha Public Library 440 1st St., Menasha, WI 54952 To register call the Winnebago County UW-Extension Office at  (920) 232-1970 For additional dates and information, check out our 2017 Rent Smart Brochure Rent Smart sessions cover: Tenant and landlord rights […]

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Are You Tech Savvy?

This day of Tech Savvy workshops will introduce you to careers in science, engineering, technology, and other STEM occupations. Special sessions for adults help them learn how to support you on the path to college and a career. If you aren’t already Tech Savvy, you will be after this day of hands-on fun. DATE: Saturday, April 8, […]

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I Want to Know! STEM Camp 2017

 Do you like science, technology or engineering? Would you like to engage in cool, hands-on scientific experiments? If so, then the IW2K! STEM Camp is for you! Camp check-in begins at 5:30 pm on Friday, May 5th, with programming starting promptly at 6:30 pm. Camp ends at 4:00 pm on Saturday, May 6th. This camp is open to […]

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Money Management Workshop

Winnebago County UW-Extension is conducting a FREE interactive workshop about how to make your money work for you!  Topics include: wants and needs, income and expenses, goal setting, spending plans, and strategies to stretch your money.  Join us to learn more about managing your money.  Sign up today! Wednesday, March 15th from 6:00pm – 7:30pm at the […]

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Crossroads of Parenting & Divorce

This two-night, five-step seminar is designed to prevent divorce abuse.  Divorce abuse is a specific type of emotional abuse that divorcing parents cause when they lose sight of their child(ren)’s needs. Location: Hooper Community Center (36 Broad St., Oshkosh, WI) Date: Mondays, March 6 & 13 Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm Cost: $10.00 per person. This series […]

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Caregiving for the Sandwich Generation

Caregiving for the Sandwich Generation Wednesdays, March 8 and 15, 2017 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Evergreen Retirement Community 1130 N. Westfield St., Oshkosh, WI 54902 An estimated 44 million caregivers find themselves “sandwiched” The “sandwiched” caregiver must care for their own immediate family while also providing unpaid assistance and support to family members who are either older adults […]

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Creating Vitality Through Diet and Lifestyle Habits

Tuesdays, Feb. 21 – March 14, 2017 10 a.m. – Noon J.P. Coughlin Center, 625 County Road Y, Oshkosh, WI Learn how to be your own wellness coach! This course will teach you how to eat best for your health and wellness goals. Choosing nutrient-dense foods and the correct composition of macronutrients makes a difference […]

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