Food Safety for Flooded Farms

Flooding events, especially during the harvest season, can have a significant impact on a farm’s bottom line. Growers need to also consider food safety impacts as they assess damage and consider their options. Several resources are available to help growers in the aftermath of  significant rain events. Visit:https://fyi.uwex.edu/safepreserving/2018/08/31/food-safety-for-flooded-farms/ for more information.

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Operation Peaceful Family – for parents/caregivers and youth age 10-14

Registration is open now until January 29th for this Feb-March 2018 program. If you have wondered or worried about your youth’s choices or behaviors, this program is for you and your youth. Enjoyable and educational, proven positive results, free dinner and child care. Complete details and registration information on the program PeacefulFamilyMSFP2018 or call Sue Allen, […]

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Babysitting Certification January 14, 2017

Babysitting Basics and CPR Certification  for youth ages 12-15 on Saturday, January 14, 2017 from 8am – 4:30pm at the Marquette County Services Center, 480 Underwood Avenue in Montello. The cost is $25.00. Registration deadline is January 10th. Class is limited to 20 students on first-come, first serve basis. Any questions, please call, 608-297-3141. For more information and […]

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Join the Fun! Family Adventure Day & Resource Fair – May 14th

It was a great day on Saturday, May 14th 10am-1pm. Montello High School Varsity Gym and Outdoor Area.  We had sunshine, snow and lots of fun indoors!!  Over 200 parents, children, and community members enjoyed great activities and booths.  Thank you to financial sponsors, performers, exhibitors and activity leaders!! Sponsored by High Marq Environmental Charter School, UW-Extension, […]

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Family Resources Directory – Marquette County

Marquette County Family Resources Directory (Google Drive Document; updates are made regularly) The Marquette County Family Resources Directory lists many services and opportunities. Table of Contents is on page 3. Please let us know corrections, changes or additions — call UWEX at 608-297-3141 or email jackie.stoneman@ces.uwex.edu Updates are made as things change. The Directory is a service of Marquette County […]

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Marquette County Barn Quilts

Marquette County Home & Community Education Association (HCE) is working with you and Marquette County groups to create, hang, and promote the Barn Quilts of Marquette County! NEWLY REVISED Colorful maps of the “Barn Quilts and Hidden History Mural Trail” are now available at area libraries, stores, and motels.  Or stop by the Visitor’s Information […]

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Parent Pact

The PARENT PACT is a handy, colorful 2-page guide about house rules for parents of teens and tweens. Guidelines about alcohol, bullying, weapons, cellphone and Internet use, and much more. Conversation starters to use with other parents when your children and their friends are at each other’s houses. Developed by the Marquette County Parent Information Exchange(PIE). and endorsed by many community […]

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