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October 10th is #checkyourcredit Day!!!

Maintaining good credit is an essential part of your overall financial well-being. In today’s Mindful Money Moment, Extension educator Carol Bralich shows you how to get your credit report for free and what to look for to make sure it’s accurate How to Get Your Free Credit Report      

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The Parent Connection-Raising Caring Kids

  Join us virtually! Thursdays in October from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. Led by parenting educators from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension. Each week we will discuss Raising Caring Kids topics. Extension Educators will provide a variety of family-friendly topics for information sharing and opportunities for parent-to-parent support. You bring your willingness to […]

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Badger Seal Mask Filter

“A team of UW-Madison engineers has developed a simple and inexpensive DIY fitter than ensures a tighter mask seal around the wearer’s nose, mouth and face. The Badger Seal is a soft, adjustable “frame” with elastic worn either as ear loops or behind the head, and can be made in minutes at home using readily […]

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Register Today for Virtual Fall Forum 2020

Connect with other youth and adult leaders throughout the state for a weekend of fun, learning and sharing Top Ten Reasons YOU Will Want to Attend! Get ideas and projects to take home to use in clubs, schools and community settings! Meet Jennifer Sirangelo, CEO and Executive Director of National 4-H Council Learn about the […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Kicks Off Art Contest!

The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Celebrates the Arts Art Contest is open to any current Wisconsin 4-H member Cash prizes totaling near $1,000.00. The contest will be help virtually, with photos of all entries submitted electronically. Entries are being accepted now through November 1. 2020 The contest is broken into eight categories Drawing Using Any Medium […]

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Mindful Money Moment-Understanding Your Credit Score

Everyone knows that their credit score is important, but what does that number actually mean? In today’s Mindful Money Moment, Extension specialist Peggy Olive breaks down what goes into credit scores to help you understand how to bring your score up. Click on the following link to watch the video: Understanding Your Credit Score  

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2020 Wisconsin 4-H Virtual Livestock Judging Contest

Juniors (grades 3-9, age 8-13) and Seniors (grades 9-13, age 14-19) are invited to register as individuals to participate and display their livestock evaluation skills in this competitive educational experience. Youth will judge classes and enter placings through www.LivestockJudging.com. Seniors will present oral reasons via Zoom. Juniors and Seniors will also answer questions for a […]

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Youth Wanted as Paid Poll Workers

The youth led organization Poll Hero is a non-partisan effort to recruit high school and college students to work the polls on November 3rd. The group was moved to act after Spring primary challenges popped up in Milwaukee and other cities across the country. So far, Poll Hero has recruited more than 100 young people […]

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