Local highlights

 

Babysitting Short Course

University of Missouri Extension of Butler County along with Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center will offer a babysitting basics short course on Friday, July 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Poplar Bluff Municipal Library.  The course is open to youth 10 - 18 years old.  The course is free to attend but registration is required.  View the Babysitting Short Course Flyer (PDF) for more information.  To register call the Butler County Extension Center at 573-686-8064. 

Food Preservation Workshops and Demonstrations

University of Missouri Extension of Butler County will present Preparing Jams and Jellies on Tuesday, July 28 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Preparing Salsa from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Temple Baptist Church.  The church is located at 1813 Barron Road, Poplar Bluff.  These workshops and demonstrations are sponsored by Missouri Association for Family and Community Education of Butler County and are free to attend.  Pre-registration is required as class size is limited. Call 686-8064 to register. Food Preservation Workshops and Demonstrations flyer (PDF).

 

Regional newsletters

 

Missouri Ag News (PDF)

The Garden Spade (PDF)

Find Butler County University of Missouri Extension on Facebook Butler County Facebook