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Spotlight on Children & Adolescents Summit

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is excited to invite you to Spotlight on Children & Adolescents: How we can set the stage for a lifetime of mental wellness as part of the collaborative work around children’s mental health happening through the Mental Health Action Team. The goal of the summit is to build community understanding and […]


2016 4-H Discovery Day

The 2016 Eau Claire County 4-H Discovery Day is happening on Sunday, October 9, from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Eau Claire Sports Warehouse, 2983 11th St, Eau Claire. This event is targeted at youth in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Sessions will explore various interests, including arts/crafts, robotics, STEM, various animal projects, and so much more!  […]

UrbanForestry2016 brochure

2016 Urban Forestry Workshop

University of Wisconsin – Extension and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources are teaming up again this year to offer Urban Forestry Workshops across Wisconsin this September and October. This daylong workshop is an opportunity for public and private green industry professionals to expand their knowledge about urban forest health. Continuing education credits will be offered […]


Harvesting Food the Safe Way!

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 pressure canner for only $10/4 Days, and advice on how to preserve food safely. (A deposit of $10 is required […]