Protective Factors Framework Available in 2018!

Dear Colleagues and Community Partners, Winnebago County UW-Extension has the opportunity to bring the Protective Factors Framework to our community in 2018. To learn more about this work please visit this website. We are seeking parent co-presenters who might have a unique perspective navigating systems of care for this work. Please see the position description […]

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“Form”ing a Good Rental Business – Registration Open Now!

Are you a landlord or considering becoming a landlord?  Would you like information and advice on how to run a property rental business? The Winnebago Apartment Association, in partnership with Wisconsin Legal Blank and Winnebago County UW-Extension, is offering a free training for using WAA-approved forms for your rental business! Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 10:00 […]

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Kelsey Potratz – 2017 Winnebago County 4-H Key Award Recipient

Congratulations Kelsey Potratz! Kelsey is a 10-year member of Newcomers 4-H Club where she has served many club offices. Kelsey has a perfect attendance record, attending every Newcomers 4-H club meeting in the 10 years that she has been a member. Organizational Leader of Newcomers 4-H Club, Shannon Besaw says “Kelsey is a wondeful role model to the […]

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Anna Chapin – 2017 Winnebago County 4-H Key Award Recipient

CONGRATULATIONS ANNA CHAPIN! Anna is a 12-year member of Newcomers 4-H Club where she has served in multiple club officer positions, currently as President of the club. Omro High School teacher, Kayla Goranson says “Anna is an incredibly mature, driven, creative, hard-working student. She is always a positive contributor to class and a variety of clubs. […]

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Rent Smart

RENT SMART: A FREE TENANT TRAINING WORKSHOP November 8 & 10 (Wednesday & Friday) 9:00am – 11:30am J.P. Coughlin Center 625 E. County Rd. Y, Oshkosh, WI 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 […]

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4-H Pizza Making – DATE CHANGE

PIZZA MAKING DATE CHANGE – Due to a scheduling conflict, Pizza Making has been moved to Saturday, Nov. 4.  Please mark your calendars! Set-up will be on Friday, November 3. Pizza Count will remain on Monday, October 23 at JPCC.  

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Land Conservation Poster Contest

The Winnebago County Land Conservation Department is sponsoring a Conservation Poster Contest which offers an opportunity for young individuals to become interested in the conservation of our natural resources through artistic design. The link below contains the contest guidelines which include some tips for making your poster as well as an entry form that must […]

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REGISTER TODAY for “Growing True Leaders” National Event !

 “Cultivating an Environment for Growing True Leaders” – This National Event will feature ideas and activities that help foster life skill development by focusing on strategies for more effective club interactions. Youth Leaders, Adult Leaders and Parents are welcome to attend. You will be able to interact with other 4-Her’s from around the country. The […]

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Security Freezes and Fraud Alerts

If you believe you are the victim of identity theft, visit the Federal Trade Commission’s identity theft website , which lists the steps you need to take.  The FTC has a second website, “Immediate Steps to Repair Identity Theft,” with similar information. For individuals who believe they have been or will be the victims of identity theft, […]

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Continue to Check your Free Credit Report After a Data Breach

The recent data breach in the news comes from Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus in the U.S. This breach involves computer hackers accessing personal data – social security numbers, birth dates, addresses, and potentially more information – of 143 million U.S. consumers. Equifax advises all consumers to determine if their personal information […]

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