Register to get a COVID-19 Vaccine

English Version of the flyer:   COVID-19 vaccines English Spanish Version of the Flyer:    Únase a nosotros para una reunión comunitaria virtual (2) Any one 12 years of age or older can now get a COVID-19 vaccine.  COVID19 vaccines are a safe and effective tool to prevent illness from the COVID-10 virus.  Getting vaccinated against […]

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Raising Healthy Eaters Class

Families in Barron, Burnett, Rusk, Sawyer, and Washburn counties are invited to a class titled, “Raising Healthy Eaters.”  The class will be on Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 and will be offered at 10:00 am, 1:00 am, or 8:00 pm.  It is being offered as a Online Zoom class that you can access from your computer, […]

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WeCOPE Interactive Program

WeCOPE This interactive program helps adults cope with stress & difficult times. WeCOPE has been shown to reduce stress and depression, increase positive affect, and improve healthy behaviors. Managing life’s challenges in healthy ways allows participants to take better care of themselves and others. This 6 week program meets via Zoom once a week for […]

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Barron-Polk Tractor Safety and Certification Program

The Barron-Polk County Tractor Safety Program will be held on June 14, 15, 16, and 17th, 2021 at the Barron High School.  The program will run from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.  Class will be from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm on Thursday. The cost is $20.00 per person. Tractor […]

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FTD “Blending the Tastes of Generations” Cookbooks!

Our office has found a few treasurers from Farm Technology Days!!  The FTD Cookbooks, “Blending the Tastes of Generations”!  We only have 6 books and they cost  $15.00 each.  They will be sold on a first come, first serve basis.  If you are interested in purchasing a copy of the cookbook just call the Barron […]

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Barron County FoodWIse Local Impact Report 2020

FoodWIse is a federally funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-ED) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP).  We advise healthy eating habits, active lifestyles and healthy community environments for Wisconsin residents with limited incomes through nutrition education at the individual, community and systems levels.  Please take a few minutes and read […]

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Financial Coaching is FREE!

Financial Coaching is Free! Do you have financial goals, but trouble sticking to them?  Call today to make an appointment!  Our financial coach is Missy Bablick. She has been trained through UW-Extension in Financial Coaching.  Missy also has a background in education where she taught personal financed for six years. Financial Coaching for individuals and […]

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Growing Together – the 2021 Western WI Spring Garden Seminar

SAVE THE DATES!! The 2021 Western WI Spring Garden Seminar is being held  Virtual Presentations via YouTube Live. Dates:  Saturdays at 10:00 am February 20th – 201 – Sonya Burke, “Soil Preparation for Planting Vegetables” February 27th, 2021 – Melinda Myers, “Creating A Private Space” March 6th, 2021 – Laura Jull, “Planting Trees and Shrubs” […]

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Positive Parenting Program – Discussion Groups

Triple P Discussion Groups are short, small group sessions that offer practical advice for tackling a specific problem behavior.  In a relaxed group session, your provider will give you trips and suggestions for dealing with your Childs’ problem behavior.  You’ll also be given a take-home workbook with simple exercises and information to help you try […]

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FoodWIse Zoom – Planning helps to save Time and Money!

Planning Helps to Save Time and Money! Get tips on how to:  have less stress, save time and stretch your food dollars throughout the month while making healthy choices!  Join us on Zoom for a 30- minute session. Every Thursday at 9:00 am or 1:00 pm (you choose) January 14 January 21 January 28 Contact […]

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