MU Extension events calendar
Friday, March 21, 2014
Music Residency/Recording Sessions (Session 6 of 6)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to Saturday, March 22, 2014, 9 p.m.
A collaboration with the Mizzou New Music Initiative to produce audio composition for the Walking/Driving Tour
Educational workshop with local school and recording session for the audio portion of the Walking/Driving Tour
Events & Workshops (Session 11 of 11)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon
Leslie Bell Elementary
Events and workshops held or participated in by the Community Arts Pilot Project.
Organized a music composition workshop for kids in the 2nd - 4th grade music classes at Leslie Bell Elementary with Mizzou New Music Initiative Residency
Spring Garden Workshop
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Linn County Area Career and Technical Center Conference room in Brookfield
This gardening workshop will cover a variety of topics. There will be a tour of two local greenhouses.
Workshop topics include: flower garden favorites, cool-season and unique vegetables, soil health, weed identification and control and spotted wing drosophila. After the morning sessions there will be a tour of two local greenhouses.
FREE VITA Tax Preparation by Appointment Only, Northwest MO (Session 6 of 18)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Gentry County Extension Office
1109 S Birch St, Albany MO map...
If you are low- to moderate-income, and would like help with filing your taxes, we will help you at no cost to you. Free tax returns can also be prepared for high school and college students; as well as individuals and families who do not own a business.
You do need to make an appointment. You can make your appointment by calling your local University of Missouri Extension Center or call the Andrew County Extension Center at 816.324.3147, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM or you can leave a message and Kathy or Rebecca will return your call. Bring picture IDs for all adults, Social Security cards for everyone you are claiming, W-2s, 1099s, etc. It is also a good idea to bring anything you receive in the mail that indicates it is tax related and a copy of your last years’ tax return.
Free Tax Preparation in Gentry County
Call for appointment.
Adaptive Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 9 of 9)
When: Monday, March 17, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 10:30 a.m.
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...
This is an adaptive strength training program for clients of Callaway County Special Services.
Register by contacting Callaway County Special Services.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
OACAC Community Room
150 S. Main Street, Greenfield MO map...
A ten week strength training program designed for middle-aged and older adults. Participation in regular strengthening exercises will help you to build muscle and increase bone density, thereby helping to prevent frailty and osteoporosis. Strength training can benefit you in many ways, arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, and maintain healthy blood sugar levels.
60 minutes of strength training exercises
To register for programs, please contact University of Missouri Dade County Extension Office
$35.00 per person & $55.00 per couple
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
1506 Oklahoma Ave., Trenton MO map...
Green Cleaning - Participants will learn how to improve their indoor air quality, save money and help conserve natural resources by making their own cleaning products. Participants will receive all ingredients to make their own cleaning products.
Lunch and Learn - When Creditors are Preditors
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.
Salem Community Center at the Armory
1200 W Rolla Rd, Salem MO map...
Predatory Lending; Excessive Fees for Loans; Agressive Tactics; Rent-To-Own; More Money in Your Pocket
Predatory Lending Practices; Excessive Fees for Loans; Agressive Tactics; Rent-To-Own; More Money in Your Pocket
Call the Dent County Extension office at 573-729-3196 or email
'Hands On' Fruit Care Workshop Series (Session 2 of 4)
When: Friday, March 21, 2014, 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Residence of James Quinn
719 West Broadway, Columbia MO map...
Join us for 1, 2 or all 3 workshops in this series. Each is 2 or 2.5 hours long & held in central Columbia. Fruit tree pruning (don't fall out of the tree!)- Fri. March 7th- 4-6 PM. Berries and organic fruit gardening- Fri. Mar. 21st at 4-6:30 PM (it's the 2nd day of spring!). Disease and insect pest control of fruit planting- (yikes!) Fri. April 11th 4-6 PM. Additional Bonus Class! A Mid Summer Fruit Review - Friday, June 6th at 4 pm (let's eat some strawberries, yum).
Pruning of raspberries, blueberries & grapes. Mulch removal of strawberries. Fig, paw paw, and Oriental persimmon production reviewed. Blackberries planting. Site selection and pest control will be reviewed for all in light of organic cultivation.
For a complete information see the flier/registration form at- http://extension.missouri.edu/boone/mg.html or contact Frankie Anderson firstname.lastname@example.org; phone 573-445-9792.
75 for 3, but includes complimentary Midwest Home Fruit Manual