Human Search Engine: A Serious Jobseeker’s Guide

Tuesdays, Feb. 14 – April 4, 2017 6:30 – 8 p.m. UW-Oshkosh, Sage Hall (835 High Ave., Oshkosh, WI 54901) Take charge of your career.  Find, get, and love the job you deserve.  The Human Search Engine program takes the fear out of searching for a job. You spend about 38 percent of your week at […]

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4-H Shooting Sports Adult Certification Workshops set for 2017

Adult 4-H leaders who want leadership roles in their county 4-H Shooting Sports program can now register for these statewide certification opportunities. All 4-H leaders who plan to run the shooting line need to complete a certification workshop in the discipline they are supervising. The schedule is: Southern workshop at Lodi,  April 7 – 8; […]

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Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop March 6, 2017

This is a great refresher for Zoning Board members! All Zoning Boards in Winnebago, Calumet and Outagamie Counties are invited! Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop – Monday, March 6, 2017, 5:30pm – 8:30pm @ Village of Fox Crossing Community Center. Click here for the brochure for registration and agenda details. You may also purchase the […]

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Tax Credits a Help to State’s Working Families

Many low- and moderate-income working families in Wisconsin may qualify for thousands of dollars in tax credits at tax time. Together, the federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and the state Earned Income Credit can provide anywhere from a few dollars to more than $8000, depending on household income, marital status, and number of children […]

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Cloverbud Camp Counselors Needed

Are you an enthusiastic 4-Her in grade 7-12 who likes to plan games and crafts and sing songs? Apply to be a Cloverbud Camp counselor today! Camp is scheduled for July 11 and 12 (overnight the night of the 12th) Please check out our website at: http://winnebago.uwex.edu/4-h-youth-development/forms-and-applications/  for application materials.

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Local 4-H Students Head To Washington, D.C. for Presidential Inauguration

Thirty-one 4-H delegates from Wisconsin will be venturing to Washington, D.C. this week to experience the Presidential Inauguration and learn about the executive branch of government! Check out the link below to hear from a few of our local 4-H members, including Winnebago County 4-H member, Stephany Beck, and Winnebago County 4-H Youth Development Educator, Kayla […]

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UW-Extension: Check Your Free Credit Report to Build Financial Security

Month after month, incorrect information on credit reports is among the top consumer complaints to the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Complaints frequently revolve around the age of the debt listed on a credit report, or debt that doesn’t belong to the individual. Other issues include delays in updating and correcting inaccurate records. Because […]

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Upham Woods – Summer Camps

 Session 1: Saturday, June 10th – Tuesday, June 13th  Session 2: Wednesday, August 2nd -Saturday, August 5th  Session 3: Sunday, August 6th -Wednesday, August 9th Open Enrollment Camps offer youth more opportunities to attend summer camp at Upham Woods. It’s open to 4-H and non-4-H youth from every county! Campers 3rd—6th grade are encouraged to […]

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Communicating With Children after They Leave Home: Striking a Healthy Balance

Leaving home for college doesn’t mean leaving behind regular communication between young adult children and their parents. According to educators from the University of Wisconsin-Extension, studies show that even after a child leaves home for college, a high level of communication continues between parents and their young adult children. “College students typically communicate with their […]

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