Business on Stage 1-25-18

Business On Stage – January 25, 2018

Business on Stage, Jan 25, 2018 – 6 pm – The title of the program is, “Local Foods: A Winner for Ashland & Bayfield Counties” Two local farmers will share their stories and involvement with Northland College’s Local Foods Iniative and the Bayfield Foods Cooperative.

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Resilience Jan 25, 2018

Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope

You are invited to a showing of RESILIENCE, a one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress.
Now understood to be one of the leading causes of everything from heart disease and cancer to substance abuse and depression, extremely stressful experiences in childhood can alter brain development and have lifelong effects on health and behavior. Two showings-1/25 in Iron River; 2/21 in Washburn.

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Mt Ashwabay X-Country

Ashwabay Summit Race

Saturday, February 3, 2018~ A community run cross country ski race. Funds raised promote youth development programs, and quality trail grooming.

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schematics of a yellow airplane

4-H Aerospace Project

The 4-H Aerospace Project is being led by certified 4-H Volunteer Leader Brian Lintonen.  Organized in partnership with Ashland County UW-Extension, Ashland Parks & Rec, and JFK Memorial Airport.

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Red, round ornaments with snowmen

Christmas Tree Production

The holidays are just around the corner and obtaining a Christmas tree is an annual tradition for many people.  While some people choose to cut their own trees the majority of Christmas trees are purchased.  Once you purchase or cut your own Christmas tree there are a few things . . . . .

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small green leaf in a light bulb

Renewable Energy Workshop Series

UW-Extension in partnership with CheqBay Renewables and the City of Ashland will be hosting a Renewable Energy Winter Workshop Series with sessions happening each month this winter.  The purpose of the workshops is to provide information to homeowners, businesses, and governments on renewable energy options including biomass, solar, and geothermal.

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Parent Cafes

Explore ways to reduce household stress and build resilience. Register online for Parent Cafes;~ Brewing Strong Families and Communities! Connect with other families who understand the unique challenges and joys of raising children. Free childcare available upon request at some locations.

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2017 Equipment Lending Flyer

Food Preservation Equipment Lending Library

Want to start preserving your own fresh food,but don’t have the equipment? We have you covered! With our Food Preservation Equipment Lending Library! We have water bath & pressure canners, a juicer, dehydrators & more……. Contact Ashland County UW-Extension office at 715-682-7017 or Bayfield County UW-Extension Office at 715-373-6104.

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