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Saturday, May 18, 2013

Discover St. Louis for Middle School Youth

When:  Friday, May 17, 2013, 6 a.m. to Sunday, May 19, 2013, 7 p.m.

Where:  
St. Louis MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Debra Davis, davisdd@missouri.edu
Clinton County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/539-3765




Stewards' Training: Effective Grievance Administration

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
10650 Gateway Boulevard, Creve Coeur MO map...

Description:

This introductory course on the role of the shop steward will focus on the function of the steward in the workplace and their responsiblity in effective grievance administration.

Registration
deadline:

5/14/2013

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$60.00
Pre-registration is required; complete registration by May 14th.

Facilitator:

Robert A Russell, russellrob@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7635




Young Sprouts in the Garden

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Where else could you find a zip line, archery, geocaching, worm hunting and seed planting in the same place for FREE? Make a smoothie with a bike blender, grind corn, visit a Plant Zoo and make your own hummingbird feeder at one of Springfield’s most popular children’s events, Young Sprouts in the Garden! For the sixth year, Master Gardeners of Greene County will again sponsor their signature children’s event, “Young Sprouts in the Garden,” from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Nathanael-Greene Close Memorial Park, 2400 S. Scenic Ave. The free event, in collaboration with National Kids to Parks Day, will take place rain or shine.

Several area organizations team up to host dozens of free hands-on activities including the National Weather Service, Springfield Area Herb Society, Beekeepers Association of the Ozarks, Missouri Department of Conservation, and Greater Ozarks Audubon Society.

 more...

Session topic:

Young Sprouts in the Garden

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 164 of 240)

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

Where:  
Radio station KWTO
Springfield MO

Description:

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.

Session topic:

Frost risk

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Accessible Gardening

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
St. Charles County Extension Center
260 Brown Rd., St. Peters MO map...

Description:

Gardening should be for everyone! Learn ideas and techniques that make gardening accessible to those in a wheelchair or those who move from a sitting or leaning position — old or young.
Includes tour of the on-site Enabling Garden and resources.
Instructor: Mary Medina
 more...

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000. Visa, Master Card or Discover accepted.

Cost:

$20.00
Additional family members at the same address may register at half price if class handouts are shared.

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Alton Comet Cavaliers Meeting (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Oregon County Courthouse basement
1 Courthouse Square- Courthouse Basement, Alton MO map...

Description:

Community 4-H club meeting.

Session topic:

Traditional club meeting. Youth work on community service, individual and club projects.

Registration:

To enroll call Fay Moore @ (573) 255-3461 or attend a meeting and fill oput enrollments then.

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Scott Greer, greers@missouri.edu
Oregon County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/778-7490




Ste. Genevieve Garden Walk

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to Sunday, May 19, 2013, 4 p.m.

Where:  
Ste. Genevieve Welcome Center
66 N. Main, Ste. Genevieve MO map...

Description:

Tour private and public gardens, plant sale, horse-drawn trolley rides, and farmer's market in historic Ste. Genevieve. more...

Session topic:

Tour private & public gardens. Several gardens are part of historic homes in Ste. Genevieve and are typical of the 18th Century time period.

Cost:

$7.00

Facilitator:

Katie Kammler, kammlerk@missouri.edu
Ste. Genevieve County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/883-3548




Johnson County 4-H Council (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Extension Center

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Southern Boone County Learning Garden- Vegetable IPM Community Workshop

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Ashland High School
14520 S Crump Ln

Description:

Topics include pest control and fertilizing & watering for the summer.

Session topic:

Join us for an easygoing walk and discussion about vegetable pest issues (weeds, diseases and insects). Flower gardening may also be covered. If weather is poor it can be held indoors.

Registration:

E-mail your intent to attend to Rebekah Hammett rhammett@ashland.k12.mo.us or call 823-3611

Registration
deadline:

5/17/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




4-H Work Day

When:  Saturday, May 18, 2013, noon to 3 p.m.

Where:  
4-H Building at the Fairgrounds
Hwy 142, Doniphan MO map...

Description:

Being a member of 4-H provides awesome opportunities to be involved in your community! Recently Ripley County received a grant to fix up our local 4-H Building. A requirement of keeping this grant is that local 4-H’ers has to help in the process. Please help 4-H in fixing up our 4-H Building at the Fairgrounds. We have scheduled a workday on May 18 from 12 noon-3 pm. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Please be sure to wear the 4-H Clover on a shirt or hat. If you need a t-shirt please call 996-2921 in advance. I hope to see you all there!

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064