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.

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.

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.


4-H Canski – Chequamegon Area Nordic

4-H CANSKI is a partnership between Ashland and Bayfield County 4-H, local schools, BART, and the Ashwabay Outdoor Education Foundation. The mission of 4H-CANSKI is to promote fun,
fitness, safety and excellence in the lifelong sport of cross country skiing.
4H-CANSKI provides ongoing instruction, social opportunities and leadership development for skiers of all levels. We will emphasize technique, conditioning, safety and provide leadership opportunities all in a fun filled atmosphere in the great outdoors.

Purple outline of Wisconsin with hand holding seedling.

New Master Gardener Training to Start

Who is a Master Gardener?

A Master Gardener is a trained volunteer who aids University of Wisconsin Extension Staff by helping people in the community better understand horticulture and their environment.
Master Gardeners help educate local community members in applying horticultural science to manage their landscapes and gardens in a science-based, sustainable manner

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.

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 . . . . .