FREE SKI OPEN HOUSE HOSTED BY THE SISU ENDURANCE TEAM

The SISU Endurance Team coaches and volunteers will be hosting a FREE XC Ski Open House at the ABR Ski Trails on December 10, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm.
If your child is interested in joining the SISU Endurance Team, early registration will take place after the open house.
For more information, call Neil Klemme at 715-561-2695.

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Iron County Youth to Serve in Leadership Roles in County Government

On November 7th 2017 the Iron County Board took a major step in engaging the counties young people in local decision making by approving a resolution that creates 4 seats for youth in grades 9-12 on the Iron County Board of Supervisors. Six students from Mercer and Hurley Schools will be the first members of the Iron County Youth Leadership Council.

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Felivelife.org Introduces Gogebic Range Calendar

For the Gogebic Range community of Iron County, WI and Gogebic County, MI, the challenge isn’t finding something to do, it’s trying to find a place to learn about everything going on! Iron County UW-Extension and partners proudly present felivelife.org, a new community tool to find a wide range of community events.  Posting events is […]

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Klemme Featured On Wiconsin Public Radio

Neil Klemme, Iron County 4-H Youth Development Educator was featured on Wisconsin Public Radio, Central Time, where he discussed the work he has been doing to engage youth in community development projects.

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UW-Extension To Offer Master Gardener Training

Iron County UW-Extension will be offering another beginner Master Gardener Training this fall.
Leven I Training will be held in Hurley and run from October 11 through January 10th.
For more information, call Iron County Horticulture Educator, Darrin Kimbler at 715-561-2695.

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In My Backyard: Turning a Chore into Feeding Ourselves and the Community

Darrin Kimbler, Iron County UW-Extension Horticulture Educator Originally published in the Wisconsin Master Gardener Volunteer Vibe, June 2017 I would like to tell you about my front yard today.  When we moved to our little forty-acre farm in the far Northwoods in 2013, it came with a two-acre lawn.  The only things in those two […]

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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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