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New Horizons 2018

4-H Family Times August Newsletter

Highlights in the August 2018 Family Times 4-H Newsletter:  Educational Travel Experiences, Adult Volunteer Leader Meeting, Volunteers Being Sought for Leaders Executive Board, Nominate Volunteers & Businesses for Recognition, SPIN Clubs, Record Books


4-H Camp: A Skill-Building Experience

4-H Camp has been a long-standing tradition in Fond du Lac County. Some of the volunteers have been serving the youth that attend camp for over 20 years. I have been a part of camp for about 9 years. I started attending as a camper in 2008. I skipped a year, but I returned as […]


UW-Extension brings families together around money management

Young children pick up the habits of the adults around them. The same is true when it comes to how role models make everyday decisions about spending, saving, and sharing money. Even if parents and caregivers don’t involve children in daily money management, chances are children have already picked up many beliefs and behaviors. Children […]


Launch your Business with IGNITE!

Do you have a business or want to start one IGNITE! Business Success is the network of 16 organizations in Fond du Lac County that are ready to help you with your dream. At these upcoming (and free) events, you can meet us and other innovators in the area. Tuesday, August 14, 5-7pm, at THELMA […]


FDL Fresh 5 – Farmers Market Donation Program

The “FDL Fresh 5” is a farmer’s market donation program with an emphasis on connecting Fond du Lac families with healthier food pantry donations. This program, started by Amanda Miller and Bill Zeleske (farmers market vendor), is an opportunity for Fond du Lac farmers and customers to donate fresh fruits and vegetables to local food […]


Now Hiring Positive Youth Development Educator

Fond du Lac & Washington County Positive Youth Development Educator The Positive Youth Development Extension Educator designs, delivers, and evaluates research-based educational programming and services aligned with the position’s programmatic focus. Initial programming focus will include: Increase community outreach of youth development programming & expand and develop programs focused on increasing community engaged leadership opportunities […]

Wis Youth Conference 2018

4-H Family Times July Newsletter

Highlights in the July Family Times 4-H newsletter include:  National Night Out, Dock Spiders Baseball Game, Fall Forum & Hall of Fame Celebration, Alto Fair, Robotics Academy, Space Academy, & more Fair information

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Check your free credit report to build financial security

The University of Wisconsin-Extension “Check Your Free Credit Report: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10” campaign seeks to make the process of remembering to order a free credit report as easy as possible. Anyone can sign up to receive an email reminder from UW-Extension three times a year—on 2/2, 6/6, and 10/10—on the campaign’s website: fyi.uwex.edu/creditreport. While you […]

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4-H Family Times June Newsletter

Highlights in the 4-H Family Times June Newsletter include: Welcoming Alexis, Upham Woods Open Enrollment, Keeping America Beautiful, TLA Information, Celebrating the Arts Opportunity, Operation Military Kids STEM Camp, Breakfast on the Farm, Community Health Assessment Forum, Dairy Promotion Program, Scholarship Recipients, Raffle Ticket and Fond du Lac County Fair Info, Animal Project Updates, Shooting […]