MU Extension events calendar
Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012
Educational Robotics Conference
When: Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, 8 a.m. to Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, 3 p.m.
Jefferson City, Missouri
There are grant funds available for teachers, volunteers or students in the Thayer district interested in implimenting an educational robotics program. The funding will cover the costs of registration, mileage and hotel stay. more...
Community Heritage Tourism Conference (Session 2 of 2)
When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Black River Electric facility, Fredericktown MO
The sessions covering the two days include: marketing your community for tourism, designing public space for residents and tourists, sowing the seeds of economic success with Agritourism, integrating local foods and products to increase tourism economies, reaching new customers with social media and mobile media marketing, increasing sales through a website strategy-this session is designed for retail, hospitality, and tourism businesses, increasing revenues through customer service,public sector, tourism organizations, general public and local government,hospitality and heritage tourism.
Morning session:reaching new customers with social media and mobile media marketing, increasing sales through a website strategy-this session. Afternoon tracts marketing your community, designing public space for community and tourism or customer service
This is a two day conference. Registration includes lunch on Saturday
Organizationall Development and Management - Complex
When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Pine Ridge Church on NW Barry Road
Local artists and businesses and 4-Her, volunteers will have displays of items for gift giving; Fund raising event for Platte County 4-H includes raffle tickets for doorprizes from the venders.
MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 137 of 240)
When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, 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.
Strawberry winter protection
Ripley County Youth Task Force meetings
When: Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, noon to Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, 5 p.m.
doniphan, poplar bluff, and ellsinore MO
monthly meetings in THE county.
three meetings in one month of the youth task forces
Pleasant Day 4-H Club (Session 25 of 35)
When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, 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.