Washburn County – News and Posts

Free Airplane Rides!

EAA Chapter 631 will host Young Eagle flights for youths 8-17 (weather permitting) at theairports and dates listed below. Date Time Airport Location Saturday, May 18, 2024 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Vetterkind Field8306 270th Ave, New Auburn, WI 54757 Saturday, June 1, 2024 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Chetek645 Lakeview Dr., Chetek, WI 54728 […]




First meeting will be held on Sunday June 2nd at 6 pm at the fairgrounds.  NO DOGS at first this meeting. We will be reviewing the schedule and hand out weekly plans and going over introductions.  If you are interested in dog project, you can still join by the first meeting!

Please contact leader Courteney at 715-419-0610 with any questions!

Passport to Summer Olympics

Summer 2024. Get ready little Olympians in Kindergarten to 2nd grade. Participate in fun activities all summer long with Barron, Burnett, Rusk, Sawyer and Washburn County 4-H! Pick up a Passport to the Summer Olympics at your local 4-H office starting June 1. Be sure to join us at any of the events listed on the flier to get a stamp on your passport! Kindergarten to 2nd Grade. Register in 4-honline: https://2cloverbud.4honline.com

Passport to Summer Olympics Flier

Dairy Poster Contest

Dairy Poster Contest is back!! Love ice cream? Enjoy chocolate milk? Get creative and enter the Dairy Poster Contest (details on the flyer)! Win prizes and show your love for yummy dairy treats. Due June 5th. Drop off at Extension Washburn County Office, 304 2nd St., Shell Lake, WI Dairy Poster Contest is back!! Love […]

Focus on Fathers!

Join fathers, father figures, and others in that role via Zoom to explore parenting topics and learn ways to strengthen your relationship with your child!

Badger Crop Connect Webinar!

Back for its fifth year, Badger Crop Connect begins on April 10 at 12:30 p.m. and continues every second and fourth Wednesday of each month through late October. Join UW–Madison researchers, Extension specialists and educators, and industry experts to learn more about the research, resources, and strategies that will help you optimize crop yield, quality, and profitability on your farm this year. Register for the series and sign up for email updates at go.wisc.edu/BadgerCropConnect

2024 Garden and Landscape Q&A

The Ask the Experts: Monthly Garden and Landscape Q&A Series begins Monday, January 22, 1:00-2:00 PM. These sessions allow you to ask questions about your trees and shrubs, garden vegetables and ornamentals, and lawn. Whether it’s about plant diseases, pesky insects, or the selection and general care of plants in and around your home, our seasoned experts will provide insightful answers. To learn more and register: https://bit.ly/47zheec.

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