Free Online Mindfulness Class for Kids

For the next couple of weeks, Mindful Schools will be offering mindfulness classes for kids! Join us online – for mindful activities, mindful movement, read-alouds – and let’s have fun exploring mindfulness together. Free: Online Mindfulness Class for Kids!

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COVID-19 Health and Well-being

GENERAL PUBLIC HEALTH INFORMATION: Oneida County Health Department STRESS & ANXIETY RESOURCES: Managing Fears & Anxiety Managing Anxiety & Stress Coping with a Disaster or Traumatic Event MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES: Living with Mental Illness During COVID-19 Outbreak – Preparing For Your Wellness National Alliance on Mental Illness Information and Resources WHO-Mental Health Considerations During COVID-19 […]

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COVID-19 and Extension Resources

We wanted to send you the latest information on Extension’s response to the COVID-19 virus outbreak. As of now, guidance from our Campus connection to UW-Madison is to limit on-site work and postpone events. This guidance follows state and local agencies in reaction to a worldwide event whose impact is growing in our area. This […]

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Welcome to Teresa Kolb our new Health & Well-Being Educator

Terri Kolb is a Health and Well-Being Educator with an emphasis in behavioral health serving Forest, Oneida and Vilas counties. She will be assessing community efforts related to youth and family health and well-being, including physical, social and emotional health. Additionally, she will provide leadership and educational outreach to individuals, families and communities to promote […]

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Commitment to Nondiscrimination

Each year the University of Wisconsin-Extension in Oneida County, Oneida County 4-H and Cooperative Extension takes steps to assure that the public knows and understands our policy of nondiscrimination. Extension and Oneida County 4-H do not discriminate in the treatment of individuals, in admission or access to its programs and activities, in the provision of […]

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Oneida County 4-H at Tractor Supply

On November 23rd the Oneida County 4-H teamed up with Tractor Supply in Rhinelander to hold their open house. Our members attended to serve Hot dogs and answer questions about the local program. Tractor Supply was a great partner and supplied the food and offered us a $50 gift card! Oneida County 4-H looks forward […]

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Welcome Carrie Kubacki

 The University of Wisconsin Extension, Langlade and Oneida Counties is pleased to announce that as of January 14, 2019, Carrie Kubacki has become their new Positive Youth Development/Health & Well Being Educator. Carrie is coming back to UW Extension after serving for a time as the interim Family Living Educator in Langlade County.  Extension is […]

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Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program Now Called FoodWise

Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program Contact Amber Canto, 608-262-0384, amber.canto@ces.uwex.edu A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has […]

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Make room for more voices in parliamentary procedure

By Myles Alexander Community, Natural Resources and Economic Development Educator UW-Extension Oneida County Phone: 715-365-2750 Email: myles.alexander@ces.uwex.edu   In August I promised a few suggestions for how other discussion methods may take place during a meeting run according to parliamentary procedure. It is simple. Make a motion to suspend the rules. All good motions are […]

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