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Saturday, May 3, 2014

Master Gardener Annual Plant Sale

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 7 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Jefferson City Jaycees Fairgrounds

Hwy. 50 W to S. Country Club Dr., S. Country Club to Fairgrounds
This exit is 4 miles west of 63 & 50m interchange
1445 Fairgrounds Rd, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Tomato plants are the Central Missouri Master Gardeners signature offering, but there will also be a variety of herbs, perennials, and annuals. This is their primary fundraiser to support the other community beautification projects. Doors open at 7 AM and the sale continues until sold out (about noon in prior years). Presentations on tomato and herb growing accentuate the shopping environment.

Registration:

none required

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Salt River Master Gardeners' Plant Sale

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Y Men's Pavilion
100 block of Hill Street , Hannibal MO map...

Description:

The Salt River Master Gardeners will hold their annual plant sale on Saturday, May 3, from 8:00 a.m. to noon at the Y Men's Pavilion in the 100 block of Hill Street in downtown Hannibal.

There will be a large selection of annuals, perennials, vegetable, bedding, and herb plants, bulbs, hanging baskets, and more. Free seeds will be offered at checkout. Master gardeners will be available to answer your gardening questions.

All proceeds benefit northeast Missouri communities. For information please contact Sue Lewis, President, 573-795-2334, or Janet Miller, Vice-President 573-784-2584.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




County Fair weigh-ins (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Description:

County Fair weigh-ins

Session topic:

Swine Weigh-in

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Kempker, kempkerjm@missouri.edu
Miller County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/369-2394




Ozark Gateway Master Gardener Plant Sale

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Powers Museum,1617 Oak Street, Carthage, MO
1617 Oak Street, Carthage MO map...

Description:

The Ozark Gateway Master Gardeners annual plant sale to support various projects.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
Jasper County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 358-2158




Plant Sale, limited varieties/quantities (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Description:

Hosted by St. Charles County Master Gardeners. Plants may include vegetables, Missouri natives, annuals, herbs, perennials and others.

Session topic:

Plants remaining from April 26 sale will be sold 9 am to Noon or until gone.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 214 of 240)

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

Where:  
Radio station KWTO
Springfield MO

Description:

This radio program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. Morris Westfall conducts the interview with Patrick Byers, MU Extension-Greene County regional horticulture specialist. The program airs several times on Saturday and Sunday on radio stations KWTO, KTXR, and KBFL.

Session topic:

Mowing the lawn

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Master Gardener (Session 10 of 11)

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Pulaski County Extension Office


403 School St. Ste. 1, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

Bring Your Own Chair (BYOC)
In the Garden Class Series more...

Session topic:

Being Water-Wise in the Garden

Registration:

Call 573-774-6177

Cost:

$0.00
All classes are free except propagation $15 and worm shop $5 for handouts &/or $35 for the bin.




Hatching Chicks in the Classroom - Applying Science & Technology - School Enrichment (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Monday, April 28, 2014, 10 a.m. to Friday, May 9, 2014, 10 a.m.

Where:  
Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency Head Start classroom
401 North 1st Street, Edina MO map...

Description:

Embryology - “Hatching Chicks in the Classroom” is an exciting adventure for students and teachers alike. The curriculum brings action and experience to the classroom, using a still-air incubator. Students observe the development of the chicks in the egg, hatching and post-hatch care.

Session topic:

Youth currently enrolled in the Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency's Head Start program will receive their eggs April 28th. They will observe the chick as it develops in the egg, hatches & will learn how to care for the chicks.

Registration:

Contact the Knox County Univeristy of Missouri Extension center for available dates.
110 North 4th Street
Edina, MO 63537
660-397-2179 more...

Cost:

$0.25
A state participate fee of .25 per student is assessted. Additional program cost vary depending on the number of participants and sponsorship availability.

Facilitator:

Karen Loyd Minear, Loyd-MinearK@missouri.edu
Knox County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 397-2179




Harrison County Wellness Challenge-Nutrition Treasure Hunt 5/3/14

When:  Saturday, May 3, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Hy-Vee store in Bethany
1104 S 25th St, Bethany MO map...

Session topic:

Participants will learn a treasure trove of nutrition facts about fruits and vegetables. They will also receive a code to use in achieving points in the Harrison County Wellness Challenge.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
Harrison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 425-6434