2024 Wise Wisconsin Virtual Learning Series

Wise Wisconsin Series 2024

Registration is now open for the 2024 Wise Wisconsin Virtual Learning Series!

UW-Madison Division of Extension’s Life Span program presents Wise Wisconsin Virtual Learning Series. Extension Faculty, staff and partners from around the state will host sessions on topics that will help you increase joy and satisfaction in your life, provide you with new skills and resources, and help you connect with others during the cold, snowy winter months. Grab a hot beverage of your choice and join us on Wednesdays at 9am on Zoom starting February 7th through March 27th.


2/7: The Power of Awe!, Presented by Jackie Carattini, Human Development and Relationships Educator

2/14: Wisconsin’s First Nations, Presented by Dr. Annie Jones, Organizational Development and Tribal Nations Extension Specialist

2/21: Grandparenting; Connecting through Traditions and Rituals, Presented by Dr. Anne Clarkson, Digital Parenting Extension Specialist and Alicia Utke-Becher, Human Development and Relationships Educator  

2/28: UW Cancer Carbone Center: Facts, Myths, and Screening for Cancer, Presented by Meredith Turany, UW Cancer Carbone Community Outreach Specialist 


3/6: Wise Money, Presented by Jenny Abel, Financial Security Program Manager and Jonathon Furgason, Financial Capability Extension Specialist 

3/13: What’s the Deal with No Mow May?, Presented by Julie Hill, Horticulture Outreach Specialist and Ann Wied, Horticulture Educator

3/20: Preparing to Care: The what, why, and how of supporting a loved one through a health crisis, Presented by Extension’s Life Span Program Team

3/27: We Can Do Hard Things: Tools for current and future caregivers, Presented by Extension’s Life Span Program Team 

For detailed session information and to register go to,  https://aging.extension.wisc.edu/programs/wise-wisconsin-program/