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Ag Grant Workshop

October 11, 2017~ 9 am – 4 pm~ EOC Room, Bayfield County Courthouse Annex~Washburn,WI~Join us for a workshop designed to help you identify which grants or other financial options might be right for you. This workshop will address ways to plan your project and strengthen your application. $15 registration fee~October 4th registration deadline.

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Basic Budgeting Workshop

Basic Budgeting is a free workshop designed to help people learn the skills and strategies they need to meet monthly household expenses and build savings. Participants will learn to develop a spending and saving plan, discuss goal setting and identify community resources

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It’s Never Too Late to Add Rollover Protection to Your Tractors

The occupational death rate on farms is nearly 800 percent greater than in all other industries combined. The leading cause of farm deaths is tractor rollovers. It’s Never Too Late to Add Rollover Protection to Your Tractors. To address this issue, and encourage and incentivize ag producers to add this important safety device, a variety of public and private organizations have come together to provide significant rebates to assist with the costs of installing a ROPS on unprotected tractors.

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Living Well in Our Best Years – Newsletter for Caregivers and Families

This newsletter is a collaborative effort between the Bayfield County offices of the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of the North and the UW-Extension. Both departments are committed to providing a broad array of information and resources to older adults, caregivers and family members to assist them in growing and aging with grace, dignity and respect.

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FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program

FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with limited incomes. While the program remains strong, much has changed at the national, state and local level since it first began.

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Parent Cafes

Parent Cafes;~ Brewing Strong Families and Communities! Connect with other families who understand the unique challenges and joys of raising children.

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Business On Stage – July 25, 2017

Business on Stage, July 25, 2017, NGLVC – 6 pm – The title of the program is, “It’s All About the Arts Biz” The evening will feature a presentation by three area artist entrepreneurs, who will each describe their experiences developing and growing a successful arts business in the Chequamegon Bay area.

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Children In The Middle-Successful Co-Parenting

Co-parenting families have a unique set of challenges. They also have opportunities to build strengths. For children it may mean adapting to a new family arrangement, moving between households, or living with a single parent or another caregiver.

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Caregiver Meet & Greet

Meet and greet. Learn about funding sources. Assistance available to sign up for the Lifespan Respite Registry with Lisa Schneider, Respite Care Association of Wisconsin, for both those who need respite care or other care services, and for those who can provide respite care or other care services

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2017 Clean Sweep Hazardous Waste Collections Scheduled

Do you have old, unwanted chemicals stored in your closet, basement, garage, shed, barn or business? Wonder where you can get rid of them? Area residents, farmers, small businesses, governmental units and schools will have an opportunity to properly dispose of unwanted hazardous chemicals at a number of Clean Sweep collection events this summer.

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