MU Extension events calendar
Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013
Extension Council Election - Webster County
When: Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, midnight to Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, 4:30 p.m.
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall St, Marshfield MO map...
Residents age 18 and over may vote to elect Webster county Extension Council members for the 2013-2015 term. Balloting can be done online or by printed ballot.
Great Plains Growers Conference (Session 3 of 4)
When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Fulkerson Conference Center, Missouri Western State University
4525 Downs Dr, Saint Joseph MO map...
The premier conference for fruit, vegetable and flower growers. Click on "More information..." link below to go to the conference web site.
Great Plains Growers Conference - For complete information, see http://www.greatplainsgrowers.org/
Thursday Workshops $55
NW Regional 4-H Energizer
When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Hamilton Methodist Church
104 West Samuel, Hamilton MO map...
Join 4-H youth and adults from across the NW Region in interactive workshops, activities and fun!
Join 4-H members and adults from across NW Missouri as a variety of workshop topics are covered (see registration sheet for details).
For registration go to: http://extension.missouri.edu/livingston/events.aspx
Please register by December 21 ($5 including lunch!). After that date, registration is $10.
The entire family is encouraged to attend. more...
MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 146 of 211)
When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, 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.
Choosing landscape plants
Focus on Kids
When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Meeting Room 3 in the basement of Union Memorial Auditorium in Union.
500 East Locust Street, Union MO map...
More than half of all marriages end in divorce, and the majority of these involve children. Conflict between parents, both before and after a divorce, is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their divorce.
2 1/2 hour interactive workshop to help parents understand how to make divorce more successful for their children.
Contact Franklin County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-583-5141, 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084.
Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least 24 hours before class.
$40 per person payable by cash, check or money order made payable to: Franklin County Extension Council.
Classes are court ordered parenting classes for divorcing parents with minor age children, divorced parents who are filing a motion to modify, or never marrieds who are parents of a minor age child.
Fee can be waived by case judge.
Pleasant Day 4-H Club (Session 27 of 35)
When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Pleasant Day 4-H Club usually meets the 2nd Saturday of each month at Monroe City Christian Church, Monroe City.
For additional information, contact the Marion County Extension Center at 573/769-2177.