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Infant Massage Class

Infant Massage Class

Infant massage helps early brain development, early bonding, attachment between you and your baby relieves colic symptoms and other signs of infant stress!  Child development research indicates that infant massage taught to parents  and adult caregivers by a certified instructor has positive outcomes that can last your child’s entire life. For additional information, please click […]

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Home Alone Workshop

Home Alone Workshop

Preparing children for self-care is the focus of this workshop.  Children will learn self-care skills, and parents will be given tools to help their children have a safe and positive experience.    Find additional information and registration HERE

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Raising a Thinking Child

Raising a Thinking Child

If you are a parent of a 4 – 7 year old and your child has experienced any of the following: Temper tantrums Difficulty making or keeping friends Impatience or interrupting Not listening Then the “Raising a Thinking Child” workshop may be just right for you.  This evidence based workshop series will help you guide […]

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Enjoyable Learning for a Lifetime

Enjoyable Learning for a Lifetime

Thursday, October 30, 2014 8:30 am—3:30 pm Hillside Assembly of God Church 5890 State Hwy 22 W, Gillett Enjoyable Learning for a Lifetime (ELL) is presented by Oconto County HCE and UW-Extension.  It is an enjoyable, educational experience that provides men and women an opportunity to explore a variety of subjects.  The $15.00 fee includes:  […]

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Tomatoes and Potatoes Infected with Late Blight:  Are They Safe for Eating or Preserving?

Tomatoes and Potatoes Infected with Late Blight: Are They Safe for Eating or Preserving?

With the discovery of late blight in tomatoes and potatoes in parts of Wisconsin, gardeners are wondering whether ripening tomatoes or freshly harvested potatoes are safe for eating or preserving. Late blight is a common disease in tomatoes and potatoes caused by the fungus Phytophthora infestans. According to Dr. Luke LaBorde, Pennsylvania State University, “The […]

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What is UW-Extension?

What is UW-Extension?

You’ll find Oconto County  Extension Educators out in the community, holding seminars on land use, teaching families about healthy eating and conducting parenting programs.  To find out how Cooperative Extension serves your community, take an inside look at our programs. Extending “The Wisconsin Idea” For decades, Cooperative Extension has had a trusted and valued presence […]

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