Registration Open for 2024 County Officials Workshops (COWS)

Registration Open for 2024 County Officials Workshops (COWS)

Registration is open for the 2024 County Officials Workshops (COWS). This training is offered to Wisconsin county officials by UW-Madison, Extension – Local Government Education Program and the Wisconsin Counties Association.

These one-day workshops are a unique opportunity for newly elected county government officials and veterans of the county board to learn from experienced educators about best practices and how to avoid the pitfalls of governance.

The cost to attend is $75. The program runs from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

COWS 2024 dates and locations are listed below. Please click on the date you would like to attend to register. Click on “Virtual Option” to register for this choice.

Monday, May 6, 2024
Holiday Inn Convention Center
1001 Amber Avenue
Stevens Point, WI

Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Florian Gardens
2340 Lorch Ave.
Eau Claire, WI

Thursday, May 9, 2024
Flat Creek Lodge
10290 State Highway 27S
Hayward, WI

Friday, May 10, 2024
Reuland’s Conference Center
(adjacent to AmericInn)
700 U.S. Hwy 51 N
Minocqua, WI

Monday, May 13, 2024
Hubertus Sterling Chalet
1271 Highway 175
Hubertus, WI

Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Rock Garden Banquet & Conference Center / Comfort Suites
1951 Bond Street
Green Bay, WI

Thursday, May 16, 2024
Waterfront Hotel
113 S. Main St.
Prairie du Chien, WI

Virtual Option (attend all three sessions)

June 3, 2024 – 8:30 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.
June 10, 2024 – 8:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
June 17, 2024 – 8:30 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.

A full refund will be made if notice of cancellation is received in writing or by fax 7 days prior to the workshop. No-shows will not receive a refund, but materials can be sent. Any person requiring special accommodations should contact the Local Government Center (608.785.9763) at least 72 hours before the scheduled workshop date so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Please contact Sarah Diedrick-Kasdorf, Director of Outreach and Member Engagement at 608.663.7188 or via email.

We at #WisCounties were excited to sponsor today's 2024 Wisconsin Economic Forecast Luncheon in Madison & our own Forward Analytics Director @Knapp_D13 once again joined the panel discussion with other economists and financial representatives. @NACoTweets

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