Garden to Market 2017

Garden to Market 2017 starts in June! All interested students in 5th and 8th grade are invited to participate. The registration cost for the 12 week program is $10. The youth horticulture summer program, Garden to Market, begins June 16th and runs through August 30th.  Over the summer there will be a mix days spent […]

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Babysitter Training Available in June 2017

This informative training will take place on June 19-22 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Topics covered: Safety, Child Development, Nutrition, Entertaining Children, The Business of Baby Sitting, American Red Cross First Aid, CPR and AED Certification

For more information, please call 715-561-2695

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Rent Smart Classes Coming Soon

Rent Smart focuses on knowledge and skills essential for a successful renting experience.
Classes start on April 13, 2017 and take place in the Iron County Courthouse Boardroom. To learn more, please call 715-561-2695.

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FAMILY LIVING PROGRAM CLASSES TO START JANUARY 26TH

  Iron County UW-Extension’s Family Living Program will be offering classes starting on January 26th. Class Descriptions…. Active Parenting is a parenting program for parents with kids ages 5-12. This video-based program focuses on brain development, effective discipline, communication, and building self esteem. The videos used demonstrate specific and relevant situations for parents an provide concrete […]

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Iron Co. UW-Extension Welcomes Family Living Staff

Hi! My name is Heidi Ungrodt, and I began working as a Family Living Educator in Iron and Ashland Counties this past November. I have been working with UW Extension for over 15 years, both in the Family Living Program and the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program. On both a personal and professional level, I value […]

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EHPAC Advances Local Collaborative Health Efforts

This spring heralded a new chapter of collaborative efforts to improve health in the Gogebic Range when Iron County UW-Extension and partners successfully launched the Eating Healthy and Physical Activity Coalition of the Gogebic Range.  The mission of EHPAC is to promote physical activity and healthy eating across the Gogebic Range through a multifaceted strategy […]

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Iron County, WI Mobile Food Pantry – Change to One Distribution Site

Beginning in January 2016, Iron County will have one Mobile Food Pantry distribution site for all eligible Iron County, WI residents. Distribution will be at the Hurley location on the last Monday of each month from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. Free Supplemental Food for Low-Income Residents Who can receive food? Low income residents of Iron […]

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