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2016 Breakfast in the Valley

The 2016 Breakfast in the Valley will be held Friday, June 10, 2016 at the Eau Claire County Expo Center (located south of Eau Claire, just past the intersection of Hwy 93 and I-94).  Serving time is from 5:00 am – 10:00 am.  Admission is $7 adults | $2 children 3-12 | 2 & under […]


2016 Wisconsin State 4-H Dog Project INDOOR Agility Show

    The Eau Claire County Dog Project will be hosting the 2016 Wisconsin State 4-H Dog Project INDOOR Agility Show on August 27, 2016.  The show will be held at Smarty Paws, 4175 123rd St, in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. Entry deadline is July 16, 2016.  For Guidelines and Information Packet, Click HERE!     […]

Make and Take

Make and Take Vegetable Garden Workshop

Learn how to grow vegetables using a sub-irrigated gardening system with the Eau Claire Area Master Gardener Volunteers of UW-Extension Eau Claire County. Participants will create a vegetable garden and take it home that day. This type of gardening is great for people living in an apartment, beginner gardeners, and those gardeners wanting to try […]


Jeffers Road  Greenhouse – In the spring of 2015 UW-Extension added a small 8×12 foot greenhouse at the Jeffers Road Community Garden. The greenhouse provides rental space for up to 20 individuals to start seedlings in the spring, and extend the growing season with cold crops in the fall. If you would like more information about the Jeffers […]

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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 […]