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Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borer, a serious pest of ash trees has been confirmed Walworth County and several other counties of Southeast Wisconsin. Homeowners can take steps to provide their trees with a measure of security but it must be done proactively.


Walworth County Radon Poster Contest

Walworth County Division of Public Health is pleased to announce the first ever county wide Radon Poster Contest for children in 4th-8th grades. The goals of the contest are to raise awareness about the harmful effects of elevated levels of indoor radon gas and to increase the number of homes tested for radon. Any child in grades 4th-8th that lives or attends school in Walworth County is eligible to participate.

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2014 Back to 4-H Night!

Have you thought about joining 4-H, but felt you didn’t know enough about it? Come to this fun, open house event to find out if 4-H is a good fit for your family! Participation is absolutely free.


Sensational Soups

What is the difference between bisque, bouillabaisse, and borscht? Whether you are a soup connoisseur or a beginner, join us for an informational workshop covering how soup is part of a healthy diet, soup-making tips, and how to create tasty soups.

Freezer to Table

From Freezer to Table: Preparing Freezer Meals for Your Family

When you get home from work, do you struggle to decide what to make? Is time an issue for your family? Do you want to add more variety to your meals? The NEW From Freezer to Table workshop is an opportunity for you to prepare tasty meals that you can take home with you to freeze or eat right away.


Slow Cooking Your Fall Harvest

Is your garden bursting with fall favorites like sweet potatoes, squash, carrots, and potatoes? Looking for a new twist on old favorites? It’s time to bring your slow cooker out to enjoy the fall harvest!


Upcoming “Raising a Thinking Child” Programs

If you are a parent of a 4-7 year-old and your child has experienced temper tantrums, difficulty making or keeping friends, impatience or interrupting, and/or not listening, then the Raising a Thinking Child workshop may be just right for you! This evidence-based workshop series will help you guide your child to solve common, everyday problems by communicating with your child.