MU Extension events calendar
Friday, June 7, 2013
Master Gardeners of Greater Kansas City Garden Tour
When: Friday, June 7, 2013, 9 a.m. to Saturday, June 8, 2013, 4:30 p.m.
South Kansas City
Kansas City MO
The Master Gardeners of Greater Kansas City Garden Tour is an opportunity to have a sneak peak into some of the most spectacular gardens in Kansas City. This year we are focusing on seven gardens in the South KC area. The wide variety of garden aesthetics means there will be something for everybody. You will leave feeling inspired and exciting for the growing season ahead. more...
Tickets will be available online through the Master Gardener website or can be bought at the first garden on the tour.
Economic Gardening Conference 2013 -- Kansas City Downtown Marriott
When: Wednesday, June 5, 2013, 6 p.m. to Friday, June 7, 2013, 11:30 a.m.
Marriott Muelhlebach Hotel
200 W 12th St, Kansas City MO map...
This conference will bring together Economic Gardening program administrators and community leaders, businesses and EG Team members, to network, to share best practices and to learn what innovations are taking place within Economic Gardening. In addition to conference attendance, which is projected to be over 200 individuals from 20 states, the conference message will reach thousands of Economic Development Agency leaders and employees, Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs), Universities, public policy makers, entrepreneurial support services, prime contractors and second-stage businesses. more...
• Nurturing Entrepreneurs-targets the Economic Gardening program developers and specialists providing advanced professional development and networking opportunities
• Growing Economies-targets policy makers, economic/community development professionals
May 28 is final deadline for registration.
May 8 is final deadline for room block at conference rate. See travel and lodging tab on website.
Contact Conference Coordinator with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org more...