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Childrens Museum

BRAIN Night at the Museum

Please join Dr. Brain for an interactive and fun learning night at the Museum on Thursday, November 6, 2014 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at the Children’s Museum in Eau Claire, WI. For more information please click HERE!  

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Raising a Thinking Child Workshop Series

Give your child the tools he or she needs to be a social problem solver! Words parents and caregivers use with children set the stage for a child to think and independently solve problems. Children need practice thinking of alternatives and developing their problem solving skills. Parents and other caregivers can develop and practice these […]

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Eau Claire County 2015 Budget Survey

Eau Claire County seeks “To provide quality, innovative services that safeguard and enhance the well-being of all our residents.” Your opinion is important to us.  Once again the coming budget year will be difficult and the Eau Claire County Committee on Finance & Budget is seeking your opinion on priorities. This survey is organized by […]

hidden hunger

Community Increases Hunger Awareness

In 2013, nearly 500 community members gained local food security awareness at five events and media outreach (For an example, view WQOW $4.50 a Day video below). One third of those members requested additional information and/or offered to assist with local hunger initiatives. Eau Claire County Hidden Hunger  Newsletter was initiated in June. $4.50 a […]

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Harvest Food Safely

UW-Extension offers a variety of resources to help you preserve food safely. Free pressure gauge testing at the UW-Extension office in Altoona, 227 1st street West, access to recipes tested by reliable sources, and rent a pressure canner for only $10/4 Days, and advice on how to preserve food safely. (A deposit of $10 is […]