Wise Wisconsin Winter Series 2021

UW–Madison Division of Extension’s Life Span program presents

the Wise Wisconsin Winter Series!

Connect with others from around the state as you learn how to increase joy and satisfaction in your life during these cold, snowy winter months. Grab a hot beverage and join us!

For more in-depth descriptions of the sessions, visit: https://go.wisc.edu/b4z2s8


February 3rd through March 10th, 2021

Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. on Zoom

Register for the sessions you wish to attend at: https://go.wisc.edu/8s973c


Cultivating Optimism February 3, 2021: Optimism can help us meet challenges with a positive mindset even in challenging times!

Social Connections February 10, 2021: Learn about yourself, those you love, and how to really connect with “your people.”

Finding your Joy February 17, 2021: Rediscover the keys to happiness that will inspire you to find joy and build resiliency in your everyday living.

Money by the Heart February 24, 2021: Consider your values and emotions (and your partner’s) in setting and reaching financial goals.

Retirement Refirement March 3, 2021: Some people never retire. Think about this next phase of life as a refirement with new opportunities and purpose.

I’m Absolutely, Positively Aging!March 10, 2021: Successful aging includes a healthy lifestyle, a positive attitude, valuing friendships, and so much more!


Contact Life Span Program Manager: Sara Richie at sara.richie@wisc.edu with questions or for special accommodations.

Series presented by the following Human Development and Relationship Educators: Karen Dickrell, Faculty in Outagamie County; Ruth Schriefer, Faculty in Iowa County, Jane Jensen, Faculty in Sheboygan County; Amanda Kostman, Walworth County and Heather Quackenboss, La Crosse County