Home and Community Education 2021 Holiday Christmas Tea

Date: Saturday, December 4th, 2021 Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm Place: Menomonie Senior Center Donation: $2.00 suggested donation to cover the room rental cost Event Details: Dress in your favorite country’s hats and costumes from around the world. Give your tastebuds a passport to Enjoy sweet culinary delights made from traditional dessert recipes from around the […]

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2022 Sesquicentennial and Century Farm & Home Programs

In celebration of Wisconsin’s agricultural heritage, long-time farm and home owners are encouraged to register for a 2022 Sesquicentennial or Century Farm and Home Award. To qualify for the award, continuous family ownership of a property in the state of Wisconsin for the past 150 or 100 years must be proven. Applications are now available […]

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Entrepreneur in Training Bootcamp

Are you ready to become an ENTREPRENEUR IN TRAINING? Start your own business and join a community of formerly incarcerated business owners changing lives. Join us today! Next Session Starts November 2021 The Bootcamp is open to formerly incarcerated people who have been released for over six months, have housing and basic income, have access […]

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Eviction Moratorium ending July 31st

The CDC Federal Eviction Moratorium ends on July 31st. For landlords, this will allow evictions for non-payment of rent to begin again.  However, there are alternatives to eviction that can be mutually beneficial for both tenants and landlords. Eviction Alternatives for Landlords Renters who are behind on payments could be in danger of losing their […]

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Chippewa Valley Summer Activity Passport

Summer is a great time to set health goals.  The Chippewa Valley Summer Activity Passport is here to support you in this by providing you with ideas on where to find exciting opportunities not only in Dunn, Chippewa, and Eau Claire Counties.  Whether your goal is to exercise more or eat more fruits and veggies, […]

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Food Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Development (FEED) Project

FEED Project Virtual Summer 2021 Workshop Series Learn tips for starting or expanding a successful food business from Wisconsin-based specialists and entrepreneurs! This no-cost series of online trainings is for people who are interested in starting or expanding small-scale food businesses in Wisconsin. Starting a Farm- or Home-Based Food Business Monday, June 7th, 2021 2-3:30pm […]

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NEW CLASS ANNOUNCEMENT! WeCOPE – 7 Session Series

NEW CLASS ANNOUNCEMENT! WeCOPE – 7 Session Series WeCOPE is an evidence-based program that helps adults cope with life stress.  WeCOPE has been shown to reduce stress and depression, increase positive affect, and improve health behaviors in randomized trials.  ​ Managing life’s challenges in healthy ways allows participants to take better care of themselves and others. ​ This 7-week program meets via Zoom once […]

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“How to start therapy, asking for a friend” (Short Video + Resources)

How to start therapy, asking for a friend. This is a short and casual video describing how to start therapy with some tips and tricks added in from Stephanie Hintz, the Dunn County Human Development and Relationships Educator for UW-Madison Division of Extension Dunn County. Check out these resources for more support:  Health Dunn Right […]

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GRIEF, LOSS, AND NEW TRADITIONS DURING THE HOLIDAYS

GRIEF, LOSS, AND NEW TRADITIONS DURING THE HOLIDAYS Feelings of grief and loss can be particularly strong around the holidays. The drastic changes to our routine, traditions, and way of life we’ve experienced due to COVID-19 adds another layer to grief and loss. Join Health and Well-Being educators Debbie Moellendorf and Selena Freimark for an […]

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Food Safety News You can Use

Food Safety News You can Use from the Division of Extension. Summer weather can bring heavy rains and power outages due to lightning and high winds. Extension has information that you can use to keep yourself and your family food-safe. Emergency Preparedness (USDA; many resources in Spanish) Keep Food Safe after a Disaster or Emergency (CDC, also in […]

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