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Creative Journaling

Sep 25, 2014 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau WI
Try a cognitive "workout" that flexes your creativity and engages the sensory parts of your brain. Alter a provided book during free, monthly creative-expression sessions, guided by educator Jayna Hintz. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail to register.

Visitor Services, 715.845.7010,

ISO Internal Auditor Training

Oct 27, 2014 - Oct 28, 2014 8am - 4:30pm

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Memorial Student Center, 302 10th Ave., Menomonie, WI 54751
Program Details: Internal auditors are vital to a successful management system. Good internal auditing provides the necessary insight on how well the system is performing for you. The course will provide a detailed review of the ISO standard requirements and the proof that should be available to the auditor.

Target Audience: Our internal auditor course is designed to help a range of people, from ISO novices to those experienced in auditing or managing the systems.
Register at:

Joni Geroux, 715-232-5270

Nurturing Skills for Families

Jun 24, 2014 - Aug 26, 2014 1pm - 2:30pm

Located in the lower level of the St. Vincent DePaul Community Care Center, 401 W. Main St. Merrill, WI
Children often present parents with behaviors that can be challenging.
Nurturing Skills for Families provides parents the opportunity to learn new approaches and skills that will empower parents to provide a safe and loving environment in which children can grow to be respectful and responsible adults.
Learn about healthy family structure, child development,
appropriate expectations, stress management,
family values and rules, communication,
discipline, setting limits, and more. Each class will
cover different topics. To get the most out of this class,
attend as many sessions as possible.
No childcare is available during this program.

Here are the topics that will be discussed:
Parenting workshop discussing Brain Development (7/8/2014)
Feelings (7/15/2014)
Communicating with Respect (7/22/2014)
Stress/Anger (7/29/2014)
Building Self Worth (8/5/2014)
Family Morals, Values, & Rules (8/12/2014)
Praise (8/19/2014)
Alternative to Spanking (8/26/2014)

Call the Lincoln County Family Resource Center
at 715-539-9228 to register

ExporTech Program

Sep 17, 2014 - Nov 18, 2014 8am - 5pm

Menomonie, Wisconsin
Program Details: ExporTech was designed specifically for manufacturers that need innovative ways to grow, and see international sales as part of the answer. The program provides executive leaders with a systematic approach for entering or expanding in global markets. It is the only national export assistance program that offers a structured, yet customizable process that guides companies through every aspect of export growth.

Target Audience: Company Executives including CEO, Owner, VP/Director of International Sales, VP/Director of Sales and Marketing
Register at:
This program is being hosted by University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Professional Education Programs & Services and UW-Stout Wisconsin Manufacturing Outreach Center (MOC).

Contact: Joni Geroux, 715-232-5270,


Jun 2, 2014 - Aug 25, 2014 6pm - 9pm

Wausau R/C Sportsmen Pilot Training Program. Learn to fly R/C aircraft using (yours or ours) with the assistance of a qualified flight instructor. Brush up on your flight skills using a "Buddy Box". NOTE: Minimum Buddy Box Training Age is Restricted to Ages 11 and Older.

Bob Weller-715-842-1755 or Louie Stark 715-241-0648