UW-Extension Wood County Cow Calf Meeting
5:15pm - 9pm
Tower Hill Farms, 6676 State Highway 13-34, Rudolph, WI 54475
A UW-Extension Beef Cow/Calf producer meeting is being offered August 19 in Wood County to producers of all sizes and the agriculture professionals who service their operations. The evening’s agenda will include a farm tour, meal, and speakers. Speaker topics will include preventing and managing Pinkeye, herd sire health and management, and vaccination protocols for your herd. A local topic will be keeping cattle safe on pasture. Attendees of the meeting will qualify for one continuing education credit for Beef Quality Assurance recertification. The meeting will be held at Tower Hill Farms, located at 6676 State Highway 13-34, Rudolph, WI 54475.
Registration fee is $10 if preregistered by August 8 or $15 at the door (or after pre-registration deadline). Registration brochure can be found at the web link (http://goo.gl/GoJzyu).
Tower Hill Farms is a beef grazing operation that also shows steers at regional shows. Tower Hill Farms runs a mix of Hereford, Angus, and Simmental cattle. A unique aspect to this farm is the use of embryo transfer in their beef herd.
This beef cow/calf meeting is sponsored by the UW-Extension Beef and Livestock Teams. For more information please contact the Marquette County UW-Extension office at 608-297-3141.
Marquette County UW-Extension Office, 608-297-3141
Self Esteem Building Series for those with Learning Differences
Date(s): 6/16/2014 Date(s): 7/21/2014 Date(s): 8/18/2014
5pm - 7:30pm
Marshfield Public Library BEE BEE Room
This is a three meeting series where ways to increase the self esteem of those with learning differences will be taught by Dixie Weber, a professional education consultant. We will be creating a "re-framing" note book during the first meeting. Our second session will consist of strategies for home work and everyday activities as well as real personal stories being told by our guest speakers with learning differences. The third meeting will show how " to teach out side of the box" presented by Robyn Jeffords from the Achieve More Center in Sun Prairie WI. The series will cost $10, A subway card with coupons totaling $50 will be given with your registration.
Laura Binder, Anger Me Not Foundation, 715-207-7785
Compassionate Friends Support Group Meeting (FREE Adult group for Parents/Grandparents/Family of children who have died
Date(s): 1/15/2014, 2/19/2014, 3/19/2014, 4/16/2014, 5/21/2014, 6/18/2014, 7/16/2014, 8/20/2014, 9/17/2014, 10/15/2014, 11/19/2014, 12/17/2014
3rd Wedneday of Each Month 7pm - 9pm
St. Matthew's Parish Center/229 S. 28th Ave. Wausau, WI 54401/Parking lot and Parish Center are east of & behind school. Enter first door adjacent to additional parking/building parking
If you live in the Wausau/Marathon County, or in any neighboring communities, and you or your family member has suffered the death of a child, The Compassionate Friends is here to help you, while also providing support for the entire family. We have FREE, monthly, face-to-face meetings that provide a safe place to listen to other's grief experiences, or share your own. Talking and attendance is not mandatory.
When you call our Chapter Leader, we will be happy to put together a free, customized packet of bereavement materials for you.
Discussions, snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, books, audio, video, and many bereavement resources available
Contact the Parish Office for Contact Information