Get Strong in 2022 with StrongBodies

It’s the perfect time to start thinking about your New Years resolutions for 2022! So why not incorporate a new strength training routine in your life? With benefits such as reducing risk for chronic disease, increasing muscle mass and bone density, we have you covered! The FoodWIse program for Douglas, Ashland, Bayfield and Iron Counties is offering another round of FREE virtual StrongBodies class, which can be done in the comfort of your own home. Continue reading to learn more!

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StrongBodies is BACK!

FoodWIse is back with another round of FREE StrongBodies virtual strength training classes. New classes start September 14th and the best part? You can join in on the fun from the comfort of your own home!

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Babysitter Training Registration is OPEN!

The Babysitter Training is a 2021 summer program designed to introduce youth, ages 11+, into the world of babysitting. They will learn how to properly take care of children of all different ages. They will also learn how to address and handle situations in a proper way. This year, participants will become certified in CPR by  and listen to guest speakers from the local fire and police department, and more!

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NICER Earth Day Community Clean Up

Do you want to find a way to make a difference in celebration of Earth Day 2021? Extension Iron County is partnering with local nonprofit, NICER (Northern Iron County Engaged Residents) on a community clean up event in celebration of Earth Day!

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Extension Iron County Committee Update

With much of the Extension Iron County programming being affected by COVID-19, the decision was made to put the July Iron County Extension Education Committee meeting on hold. Instead, the educators and staff decided to create 2 newsletters to let committee members know that even though the world is in the midst of a pandemic, they continue to work on some great projects and programs this summer. If you would like to check out the newsletters, continue reading.

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