2017 Outagamie-Winnebago 4-H Teen Winter Camp!

Join teens from Outagamie and Winnebago Counties for an energizing weekend at Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center in Wisconsin Dells, February 17-19, 2017! Rejuvenate your leadership skills through this interactive weekend as we learn the importance of becoming an effective member of any team or group and how to motivate others to do the same! […]


4-H East Metro Region Winter Leadership Camp

Attention youth leaders in grades 6-8 and adult 4-H volunteers! Don’t miss your chance to participate in the 2017 East Metro Region Winter Leadership Camp. From teambuilding, group facilitating, and goal setting to sledding, night hikes, and campfires, there will be something for everyone! This year’s 4-H East Metro Region Winter Leadership Camp will be […]

Rent Smart House

Rent Smart

RENT SMART: A FREE TENANT TRAINING WORKSHOP December 6th & 8th (Tuesday & Thursday) 6:00pm – 9:00pm Father Carr’s Place 2B – Mother Teresa Center 1062 N. Koeller St. 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 […]


Delicious Options Abound for Preserving Apples

With the bounty of Wisconsin’s harvest all around, it’s a great time to think of preserving the sweetness and tang of apples to enjoy throughout the year. Apples can be dried, made into applesauce or apple butter, or made into jelly. Apple pie filling may be canned, or prepared and frozen. According to Barbara Ingham, […]


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 […]


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 […]

Credit Report

UW-Extension’s Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign

The University of Wisconsin-Extension “Check Your Free Credit Report” campaign’s website 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 […]