MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- March 24 to 28, 2014
Community Development Academy-Courses 1 and 2 Spring 2014
- March 24 to 27, 2014
- April 8, 2014
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2014
- April 10 to 12, 2014
National Block and Bridle Convention 2014
- April 14 to 16, 2014
2014 Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity
- April 16 to 18, 2014
2014 Broader Impacts Infrastructure Summit
- May 13 to 15, 2014
65th Annual Traffic Conference and Seminars
- May 28 to 30, 2014
IPG Symposium on Plant Protein Phosphorylation
- June 2 to 6, 2014
2014 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 3 to 4, 2014
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
- June 4 to 8, 2014
FRTI Summer Fire School 2014
- June 25 to 27, 2014
Cambio de Colores 2014
- July 13 to 24, 2014
Summers @ Mizzou 2014
- Oct. 9 to 12, 2014
SABE 2014 National Self Advocacy Conference
Missouri 4-H events
Development Program calendar
Telecenter Network calendar
Nursing Outreach Conferences
CAFNR events calendar
University of Missouri calendar
Friday, March 21, 2014
FREE VITA Tax Preparation by Appointment Only, Northwest MO (Session 9 of 12)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Worth County Extension Office
Courthouse, Grant City MO map...
If you are low- to moderate-income, and would like help with filing your taxes, we will help you at no cost to you. Free tax returns can also be prepared for high school and college students; as well as individuals and families who do not own a business.
You do need to make an appointment. You can make your appointment by calling your local University of Missouri Extension Center or call the Andrew County Extension Center at 816.324.3147, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM or you can leave a message and Kathy or Rebecca will return your call. Bring picture IDs for all adults, Social Security cards for everyone you are claiming, W-2s, 1099s, etc. It is also a good idea to bring anything you receive in the mail that indicates it is tax related and a copy of your last years’ tax return.
Free Tax Preparation in Worth County
Call for appointment.
Spring Garden Workshop
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Linn County Area Career and Technical Center Conference room in Brookfield
This gardening workshop will cover a variety of topics. There will be a tour of two local greenhouses.
Workshop topics include: flower garden favorites, cool-season and unique vegetables, soil health, weed identification and control and spotted wing drosophila. After the morning sessions there will be a tour of two local greenhouses.
Advanced Hay School
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Douglas County Livestock Auction, Squires MO
Highway 5 South , Squires MO map...
Targeted program to teach producers how to improve forage production economic return while protecting the environment. Techniques include management intensive grazing, pasture based dairying, seasonal feeding systems, and fescue toxosis. The program inspires increased economic development and social viability in rural Missouri.
Area specialist will discuss the following topics: interpreting hay tests and soil tests, things to know before buying or selling hay, making baleage, and different cultivars of tall fescue in Missouri.
$20.00 per person or $30.00 per pair from the same farm
$30 per pair from the same farm
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
OACAC Community Room
150 S. Main Street, Greenfield MO map...
A ten week strength training program designed for middle-aged and older adults. Participation in regular strengthening exercises will help you to build muscle and increase bone density, thereby helping to prevent frailty and osteoporosis. Strength training can benefit you in many ways, arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, and maintain healthy blood sugar levels.
60 minutes of strength training exercises
To register for programs, please contact University of Missouri Dade County Extension Office
$35.00 per person & $55.00 per couple
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
1506 Oklahoma Ave., Trenton MO map...
Green Cleaning - Participants will learn how to improve their indoor air quality, save money and help conserve natural resources by making their own cleaning products. Participants will receive all ingredients to make their own cleaning products.
Lunch and Learn - When Creditors are Preditors
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.
Salem Community Center at the Armory
1200 W Rolla Rd, Salem MO map...
Predatory Lending; Excessive Fees for Loans; Agressive Tactics; Rent-To-Own; More Money in Your Pocket
Predatory Lending Practices; Excessive Fees for Loans; Agressive Tactics; Rent-To-Own; More Money in Your Pocket
Call the Dent County Extension office at 573-729-3196 or email
Hatching Chicks-Embryology (Session 3 of 7)
When: Monday, March 17, 2014, 2:30 p.m. to Friday, March 28, 2014, 4:30 p.m.
The program is a way to get a hands on learning experience in your educational setting. You will be given an incubator, supplies, and live eggs and you will be responsible for hatching them out and their first few days of life.
Gives a hands on learning experience in the educational setting.
Contact the extension office
'Hands On' Fruit Care Workshop Series (Session 2 of 4)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Residence of James Quinn
719 West Broadway, Columbia MO map...
Join us for 1, 2 or all 3 workshops in this series. Each is 2 or 2.5 hours long & held in central Columbia. Fruit tree pruning (don't fall out of the tree!)- Fri. March 7th- 4-6 PM. Berries and organic fruit gardening- Fri. Mar. 21st at 4-6:30 PM (it's the 2nd day of spring!). Disease and insect pest control of fruit planting- (yikes!) Fri. April 11th 4-6 PM. Additional Bonus Class! A Mid Summer Fruit Review - Friday, June 6th at 4 pm (let's eat some strawberries, yum).
Pruning of raspberries, blueberries & grapes. Mulch removal of strawberries. Fig, paw paw, and Oriental persimmon production reviewed. Blackberries planting. Site selection and pest control will be reviewed for all in light of organic cultivation.
For a complete information see the flier/registration form at- http://extension.missouri.edu/boone/mg.html or contact Frankie Anderson email@example.com; phone 573-445-9792.
75 for 3, but includes complimentary Midwest Home Fruit Manual