On-Line Parenting Program Available for Parents of Pre-teens and Teens

How is it that an adolescent who has excellent abilities to reason with his teachers, possesses the skills and knowledge to reconfigure your entire computer system, and can formulate a courtroom argument for a later curfew still manages to make the life-threatening decision to drink and drive? And how is it that your daughter will […]

Read More...

Master Gardener 2016 Level 1 Training Will Return Fall of 2017

Would you like training in the science and art of gardening, to learn more about horticulture (plants, soils, insects, landscaping and more) so you can have better gardens at home, have more information on a garden-related project you’re already involved with? If so, let us know and we’ll contact you as the 2017 training date approaches.

Read More...

PALS Day Camp Counselors Needed

Youth going into grades 6th through 12th with an interest  in working with younger youth, are encouraged to apply to be a PALS Day Camp Counselor.  Youth going into grades 6th – 8th will be Jr. Counselors and those going into grades 9th – 12th will be counselors.  Applications are due May 23rd. PALS day […]

Read More...

Because of UW-Extension…

“Because of UW-Extension” Social Media Campaign Gov. Scott Walker’s 2015-2017 Wisconsin budget included a $250 million cut to the University of Wisconsin System. This severe and abrupt cut represents an approximate 13 percent reduction to the State of Wisconsin’s General Purpose Revenue (GPR) support for the UW System. Because UW-Extension is part of the UW […]

Read More...

First Driftless Gardeners’ Gathering – April 2

April 2, 2016 First Driftless Gardeners’ Gathering Platteville, WI Offered by the Grant County MGA and the Horticulture Club of UW-Platteville, with keynote speaker Lee Somerville, choice of three breakout sessions, and a tour of the UWP greenhouse. $25. For more information contact Terry Wood or download the registration brochure.

Read More...

Check Your Credit Report on 2/2/2017!

You visit the doctor to safeguard your physical health; experts say your financial health can also benefit from a routine check-up.  There is only one way to obtain the free credit reports you are entitled to by law.  UW-Extension’s “Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10″ tells you how to get your free […]

Read More...