MU Extension events calendar
Saturday, May 3, 2014
Master Gardener Annual Plant Sale
When: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 7 a.m. to noon
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...
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.
Salt River Master Gardeners' Plant Sale
When: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8 a.m. to noon
Y Men's Pavilion
100 block of Hill Street , Hannibal MO map...
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.
Ozark Gateway Master Gardener Plant Sale
When: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Powers Museum,1617 Oak Street, Carthage, MO
1617 Oak Street, Carthage MO map...
The Ozark Gateway Master Gardeners annual plant sale to support various projects.
Plant Sale, limited varieties/quantities (Session 1 of 2)
When: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...
Hosted by St. Charles County Master Gardeners. Plants may include vegetables, Missouri natives, annuals, herbs, perennials and others.
Plants remaining from April 26 sale will be sold 9 am to Noon or until gone.
MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 214 of 270)
When: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
Radio station KWTO
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.
Mowing the lawn
Master Gardener (Session 10 of 11)
When: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon
Pulaski County Extension Office
403 School St. Ste. 1, Waynesville MO map...
Bring Your Own Chair (BYOC)
In the Garden Class Series more...
Being Water-Wise in the Garden
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.
Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency Head Start classroom
401 North 1st Street, Edina MO map...
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.
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.
Contact the Knox County Univeristy of Missouri Extension center for available dates.
110 North 4th Street
Edina, MO 63537
A state participate fee of .25 per student is assessted. Additional program cost vary depending on the number of participants and sponsorship availability.
Harrison County Wellness Challenge-Nutrition Treasure Hunt 5/3/14
When: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to noon
Hy-Vee store in Bethany
1104 S 25th St, Bethany MO map...
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.