Playground

Summer Family Fun!

Looking for something fun to do this summer with your children, grandchildren or friends? Crawford County has great parks and playgrounds to explore and five Family Fun Nights in the Park are scheduled just for!!

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Farm to School AmeriCorps Outreach Position Open

Crawford County UW-Extension is seeking one half-time AmeriCorps farm to school member for a position beginning in August 2015.  The AmeriCorps Farm to School program is a great opportunity to engage in public service, gain professional development and actively participate in the Farm to School movement.  We are looking for a self-motivated team player with a passion for […]

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Check Your Credit Report

Check Your Credit Report 2/2 6/6 10/10

You visit the doctor to safeguard your physical health; experts say your financial helath 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 […]

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Parenting Teens

Strengthening Families Program 10-14

Parents and kids often feel like they are from different planets. Come back to earth with Strengthening Families Program and weather the teen years with ease! Join other parents/caregivers AND their children (ages 10-14) for the next Strengthening Families program in Prairie du Chien. Tuesdays, January 27-March 10, 2015 (Register by January 22) Family Supper at 5:30 p.m. followed by Activities from […]

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weights

Stay Strong Strength Training Program Offered in Prairie du Chien

The ‘STAY STRONG” Program is a safe and effective weekly exercise program for men and women of all ages. Each class includes progressive weight training, flexibility and balance activities. Not only will you be able to increase your strength and flexibility, but it will help to Improve your mood & attitude, help you to sleep more soundly as well as provide you the opportunity to socialize with others & build a new circle of friends. The upcoming Winter session starts January 26, 2015.

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Parenting - Teens

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 […]

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Pressure Canner Dial Gauge Testing

Pressure Canner Dial Gauge Testing

Dial gauge testing for pressure canners. Bring in the dial gauge or the lid with the gauge attached, we can test it for accuracy.  Dial gauges should be checked for accuracy and overall condition every year prior to the beginning of canning season. If you use your dial gauge canner throughout the year, check it […]

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Managing your personal finances in tough times

Managing your personal finances in tough times

Knowing what to do when you’re faced with an abrupt drop in income due to a layoff, salary reduction, illness or divorce can seem overwhelming. To help people find ways to make ends meet in the midst of turbulent economic times, the UW-Extension Family Living Program has developed a new financial management tool.   A website […]

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