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Join Junior Master Gardeners (JMG)

Looking for a free interactive, educational program for your child this summer? If you answered yes, then you’ll want to check out UW-Extension’s Junior Master Gardener (JMG) Program. It is a summer-long gardening/cooking program for youth, ages 8-12 years, that teaches them to “dig in the dirt”, care for plants, cook in the kitchen and […]

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Latino Family Group Interviews

The most recent census recorded a 123% increase in the Latino population in Fond du Lac County between 2000 and 2010. In an effort to learn more about these newcomers, Fond du Lac County held five structured conversations with about 50 Latino residents in the winter of 2012. The results are presented in this report […]

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4-H Family Times March Newsletter

Highlights in the March 4-H Family Times newsletter include:  Orientation for 1st Year 4-H Families, Spring Leaders Meeting, Market Livestock Orientation, Small Animal Fun Day, Super Craft Saturday, Fashion Revue, Summer Camp, Speaking & Demonstration Contest

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Equity Ripon-Lomira Shipping Association College Scholarship

Equity is offering up to two $500.00 scholarships to students in their livestock marketing area.  Parents of applicant must be members of the shipping association. While we are looking for students pursuing an agricultural career, other academic choices will be given consideration.  Applications forms must be completed in full and accompanied by the student’s high […]

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Electronics Recycling

Electronics Recycling Locations in Fond du Lac County Facility Items Accepted Aronson’s Recycling 513 Fond du Lac St., Waupun, WI 920/324-2209 Monitors, desktop computers, laptops, printers/printer combos, computer peripherals, digital video recorders, and VCR’s. Bargains Galore Thrift Store 810 W. Main St., Waupun, WI www.BargainsGaloreThriftStore.com 920/324-8677 Hours:  Thursday 10:00 am-8:00 pm, Friday 10:00 am-2:00 pm, and […]

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Looking for County Fair Judges

There will be a webinar for County Fair Judges.  The 2015 Fair Judges Training Webinar will be held on March 3rd at 6:00 p.m. and is geared for new county fair judges as well as judges that would like to be updated on the general principles of what it takes to judge at Wisconsin County […]

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2015 Rent Smart Schedule Now Available!

Rent Smart provides practical education to help people looking for rental housing to acquire and keep decent housing. Our 2015 Rent Smart brochure includes a complete listing of workshop offerings in both Winnebago and Fond du Lac counties. Call 920-929-3174 to register or to obtain additional information.

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Beginning Beekeeping Program Offered

Individuals interested in pursuing beekeeping as a hobby are encouraged to attend a seven-hour Introduction to Beekeeping program being offered this winter. Classes will be held from 6:00-8:30 PM on February 25, March 11, and June 24 at UW-Fond du Lac in Room AE-205/206 Administration/Extension Building. The UW-Extension sponsored classes are being taught by local veteran […]

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Become a Friend of Fond du Lac County 4-H

Thank you to Baker Cheese for being a generous lead supporter of the Fond du Lac County 4-H program over the years! And thank you to all of you who have contributed in some way to the success of our program! Letters will be going out soon to many businesses, 4-H leaders and alumni inviting […]

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