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Hurley, R. V.; Clark, J. W.; Blodau, Violet V. / County and home agents' report--1942 [Dane County, Wisconsin]
(1942)

Distribution of home agent's activities,   pp. 26-28 PDF (1.0 MB)


Page 28


                            CO-OPRATIVE EXTNSON WOM
 COLLEGE Of AGRICULTURE OF
 THL UNIVSITY OP WISCONSIN              -IN-
u- $. ODAR*TmENT OF AGRcULTuE"  AGRICULTURE AND HOME ECONOMKC
COUNTY SOARO OF SUPERVISORS
      CO-OPERATINO                STATE OF WISONS
AGRICULTURAL EXTINSON
      SEvnVcC
 COUNTY AGRICULTURAL
 REPRESENTATIVE WORK
                                                  353 Vest Johnson Street
                                                  Madison, Wisconsin
                                                  September 16, 1942
Dear Nutrition Leader, or Club Officers
     These are days when lkeeping our homes cheorful and our equipment in
good
ordor are particularly timely in view of the war. So the County Agricultural
Comnitteo has approvod this program which was roquostod by homemakers' repre-
sentativos last spring:
  CLEANING AND ADJUSTING THE SEWING MACHIN1 -- in January
  CONSUMER INFORMATION (prices, shortages, substitutes; buying, saving, otc.)
                                            -- in March
  HOUSECLEANING HELPS (paint and varnish finishes, wallpaper, metals, uphol-
     story and other furnishings; methods; rocipes for cloanors) -- in February
 BRAIDED RUGS (using discarded cloth, and nooding no special equipment;
     including planning of colors and pattern) - in October and November
     This program was ,arrangod with the help of the University of Wisconsin
Home 3cononics Extonsion spocialists. Now wo need your help to fit this work
to the needs and wants of our Dane county women, The Honomakers' Executive
Committeo theroforo invitos your neighborhood (oi club) to sond ropresentatives
(president and socrotary, if yours is a club) to make plans with us. At these
short meetings you will help decide where and when loader training centors
will
be hold, and other important matters. Your representatives will want to cone
to the most conveniont neotings
Marxville - Thursday, Sept. 24
Sun Prairlo - Friday, Seot, 25
Verons - Tuosday, Sept. 29
Cottago Grove - Wodnosday, Sept. 30
Mt. Horeb - Thursday, October 1
Stoughton - Friday, October 2
Oregon _ Tuesday, October 6
Waunakee - Wednesday, October 7
Weis progran is for every part of Dano County -- every family. Last year
we bad
forty-five groups sending leaders to get information.
During Sumner nutrition leaders reached about 5,000 families.
women may want to got all of the program or only parts of it.
to decido that after these meotings. So wetre counting on you
somoone,
Tbu year
They'll
to come or
                                             Sincerely,
                                             Violet V, Blodau
                                             Dane County Homo Agent
P.S. Plans will necessarily be tentative. But, if we know you and neighbors
     are interested, we'll find ways to got this information to you if driving
     beconoes a groator probloe.
VVBsBN
your
rent
send


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