June Fit Families Newsletter

Summer is upon us. We hope your gardens are growing delicious and healthy veggies and you are enjoying your time in the sun. June is dairy month and we have some tips on how you can enjoy your dairy and be FIT at the same time. Make every sip count! More healthy beverages! When enjoying […]

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WIC Food Demonstration

Join us Tuesday June 13th for the WIC Cooking Demo hosted by UW-Extension FoodWIse. Learn new recipes, enjoy some tasty nibbles and have fun! Kids are welcomed and can take part in kid friendly activities. The “Fast and Fresh” Cooking Demo will be located at the Walworth County government center in room 220 (100 W […]

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Canning season is coming!

Start planning now for home canning, food preservation season UW-Extension website offers recipes, how-to videos and more When it comes to flavor and taste, few things compare to home-canned produce fresh from the garden. The home canning and preserving season will be here before we know it, so now is a good time to start […]

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COMMUNITY GARDEN OPEN HOUSE!

Walworth County and FoodWIse UW-Extension, in collaboration with several county organizations will host a community garden open house. Join us for some Garden fun & learning. We will have activities for the kids and even some taste-testing nibbles! Saturday June 17th, 9:00-11:00 AM Phoenix Middle School (Near Soccer Field) Delavan, WI 53115 Check out our […]

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Tips for parents when a child is affected by bullying

Tips for parents when a child is affected by bullying In the past, bullying was considered an unpleasant, but common part of growing up. Today, that’s no longer the case as medical experts recognize the serious impacts bullying can have on both victims and those doing the bullying. For teenagers, technology and social media can […]

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Rent Smart Program – Renters’ Success

Rent Smart program sets the stage for renters’ success  UW-Extension educational initiative helps new and high-risk tenants navigate rental process. More and more Americans are choosing to live in rental units, rather than buy their own home. For people new to renting or for those considered high-risk tenants, finding and maintaining rental housing can be a […]

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Have you checked your credit report?

UW-Extension: Check your free credit report to build financial security  Federal law gives everyone the right to request three free credit reports each year—one each from the three credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion. There are three ways to order your free credit report: through the mail, by phone toll free, or at the official […]

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May Newsletter and Community Garden

Spring is here! By now, the family has probably been eating more veggies since our March edition. If you missed our March edition, you can go to our Fit Families page to catch up on past newsletters. Now that May is here, it is time to start eating some more veggies and even growing veggies! […]

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