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Elementary Adventure Days (EAD) 2022

Ashland County 4-H Elementary Adventure Days is returning for Summer 2022! See what 4-H is all about on these fun half-day excursions for youth grades 2-6. Lead by 4-H Volunteers, 4-H Youth Ambassadors, and trained outdoor professionals. There is no charge for these adventures! Registration and Permission slips are required.

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AMP (Aging Mastery Program) Starts July 13th

The Aging Mastery Program is offering a free in person and virtual class for Ashland County Residents. Build your own personal playbook for aging well. This fun, innovative program empowers you to take key steps to improve your well-being, add stability to your life, and strengthen ties to your community. Feel better today and stay healthy for your future. We are committed to supporting lives well lived in communities across Wisconsin!

To register CLICK HERE.

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String Art at the Vaughn Public Library + Art Celebration

4-H artists worked hard this year to create amazing string art! Their art can be viewed on the second floor of the Vaughn Public Library Mon – Fri 9:00 – 6:00 pm   Saturday 9:00 – 1:00 pm! 4-H will also be hosting an art reception and award ceremony on Thursday, June 9th from 6-6:30 on the second […]

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Webinar June 7: Tick-Borne Diseases: How to Prevent, Diagnose, and Treat Them

Tuesday, June 7 at 9 AM (Central time) Northern Wisconsin is an epicenter for at least 6 tick-borne illnesses that can cause serious and sometimes long-lasting symptoms. Many of our friends and neighbors have gotten sick from Lyme, babesiosis, anaplasmosis, and other diseases while working or recreating outside. Warmer and shorter winter conditions are affecting how and when infected ticks spread their bacteria. Join us for this second session of a three-part series called “Living with Ticks” on Tuesday, June 7 at 9 AM (Central time) Register here.

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Webinar June 2: Tick-Borne Diseases and Your Pets

Thursday, June 2 at 11:00 AM (Central time) Northern Wisconsin is an epicenter for at least 6 tick-borne illnesses that can cause serious and sometimes long-lasting symptoms. Many of our friends and neighbors have gotten sick from Lyme, babesiosis, anaplasmosis, and other diseases while working or recreating outside. Warmer and shorter winter conditions are affecting how and when infected ticks spread their bacteria. Pets also need to be protected from tick bites, as these Warmer conditions are now causing pet illnesses in every month of the year.

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Webinar June 1: Green Your Life: Reduce Your Use of Hazardous Materials!

Wednesday, June 1st from 4:00 to 5:00 PM. All of us have it stored on shelves in our basements, garages, barns, out buildings, and other places–hazardous materials. Unused oil paint, old farm chemicals, toxic cleaners, burned out batteries and light bulbs. In this one-hour webinar, we’ll learn what happens to those products after you take them to a local Cleansweeps collection. And, we’ll learn how to avoid even using hazardous materials by purchasing safe products instead. Register here.

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Webinar May 20: Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases in Wisconsin

Speakers Include Dr. Susan Paskewitz is the chair of the Department of Entomology and director of the Midwestern Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Disease in Madison. Dr. Paskewitz is an expert on the biology and control of mosquitoes and ticks that transmit human and animal diseases including malaria, West Nile Virus, and Lyme disease. She and her lab […]

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Spring Shooting Sports Registration Now Open!

Registration is open for 2022 Spring Shooting Sports. Archery and Riflery should be fun this year, with some familiar friendly faces returning to coach! Registration is required. Sign up for the Archery Project and/or Riflery Project club(s) on 4-H Online!

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