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Extension Racine County’s 2019 Annual Report

Extension Racine County is proud to release its 2019 Annual Report that details the many ways the organization has transformed lives and communities in Racine County. The report includes information from each program area, Positive Youth Development and 4-H, Human Development and Relationships, Agriculture, Horticulture, Nutrition, and Community Development, about the programming offered and participants […]

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Message to Our Community

Extension Racine County shares in the heartbreak of the tragic and senseless loss of yet another Black life. The thousands of individuals who have come together to stand up for justice gives us hope that we can end the systemic racism that plagues our communities and our country. As community educators, we are committed to […]

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Extension Racine County – COVID-19 Food & Financial Resources, Office and Staff Availability

Office and Staff Availability Due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak and guidelines from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, UW-Madison, Racine County, and federal agencies, our office will have limited availability and access with many staff members working remotely. Extension programs have been transitioned to video conference, when feasible. Call 262-767-2929 or email uwextension@racinecounty.com for […]

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Save the Date: Child Support and Family Court FAQ

Child Support and Family Court FAQ is an opportunity for professionals to hear about updates and ask for clarification about child support and family court processes and requirements. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainty of meeting in person, please hold the following dates and times for the program.  In January, 2021, the Child […]

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More Virtual Parenting Workshops

Attention Parents of Young Children (Ages 0 to 6) Are you looking for new ways to get your children to listen more often? Do you want ideas on how to help your child develop strong friendship skills? Do you want less stress in your home? If you answered “yes”, then the Positive Solutions workshop series […]

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Emotion Coaching Tutorial

This is the first in a series of six videos on helping your child manage strong emotions.   Strong Feelings: What is emotion coaching? (PBTB #84) ***HELP US OUT! – Please take this short survey about our videos: https://uwmadison.co1.qualtrics.com/…/fo…/SV_6nz6RhzQIpyLrx3***Emotion coaching helps children understand their emotions and the emotions of others. Supporting children's emotions helps them […]

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Workshop – Creating Safe Environments for Young Children

Extension’s Early Learning Series will be presenting “Creating Safe Environments for Young Children” on Wednesday, Oct. 7 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM via Zoom. The workshop will provide age-appropriate ideas, activities, and resources to help promote the use of masks and social distancing for children ages 3 and up. The participants will look at social […]

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Fall Parenting Workshops

Extension will be hosting a variety of parenting workshops this fall. The workshops are targeted at parents and caregivers of children ages 2 – 6 years old. All workshops are FREE and will be held online using Zoom. Workshops include: Emotion Coaching – Oct. 6 at 9:00 AM and Oct. 8 at 2:00 PM Block Play […]

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Racine County 4-H Open House

Racine County 4-H will be hosting a virtual open house over the course of several evenings in September.  4-H is a hands-on, learn by doing program the enhances youth leadership, communication, team work, social skills and so much more.  We hope you can join us to learn more about 4-H and the wonderful projects that […]

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Rent Smart Virtual Workshops

Are you a renter? Are you interested in learning about your rights and responsibilities as a tenant? If so, registration is now open for Rent Smart. Rent Smart is taught online by Extension Educators. You will attend six Zoom modules over the course of 3 weeks. You’ll learn important skills like how to meet monthly […]

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Agricultural Chemical Waste Collection August 19th

2020 Kenosha & Racine Counties Agricultural Clean Sweep Wednesday, August 19, 1 PM – 4 PM Old Settlers Park (Racine Co Fairgrounds), 19805 Durand Avenue, Union Grove If you are an active farmer, owner of agricultural land, nursery, orchard, or greenhouse operator in Kenosha or Racine County you may bring in up to 200 pounds […]

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