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Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014

Healthy Food Demonstration at Gladstone Farmers' Market (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, 7 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Gladstone Farmers' Market
HyVee Parking Lot
7117 N. Prospect, Gladstone MO map...

Description:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Session topic:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Cost:

$0.00




Healthy Food Demo at Blue Springs Market (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Blue Springs Market (behind Baptist Church in parking lot)
15th and Main , Blue Springs MO map...

Description:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Session topic:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Cost:

$0.00




Missouri State Fair

When:  Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 8 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, 5 p.m.

Where:  
Sedalia, MO
Missouri State Fairgrounds

Description:

Youth who have qualified exhibit their projects at the state level.

Session topic:

Youth exhibit their projects at the State level

Registration:

County Extension Office

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brittany Nieder, NiederB@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816/380-8460




Missouri State Fair - Exhibitor Participation - Knox County (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 9 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, 6 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri State Fairgrounds, Pettis County, Sedalia, Missouri
2503 W 16th St, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Learning by Doing is the basis of 4-H work. Each year Knox County 4-H members between the ages of 8 and 18 do just that. 4-H members are selected at the county level to exhibit their projects in the 4-H Building at the Mo State Fair. Members exhibiting livestock at the state fair have raised and trained their project animal for exhibition.

Session topic:

Ten days of members' blue-ribbon exhibits, working and general demonstrations and specialty contests. For 2014 State Fair 4-H Bldg. stats, go to http://bengal.missouri.edu/~gillespiet/statefair2014/story.html and hover your mouse over the circles.

Registration:

July 1, 2014
4-H exhibitors must have their registrations submitted and fees paid by July 1, 2014.
Forms available at registration link or contact the Knox County MU Extension center at 660-397-2170 for hard copies of the registration forms. more...

Registration
deadline:

7/1/2014

Cost:

$0.00
See Missouri State Fair Premium Book at: www.mostatefair.com

Facilitator:

Tammy M. Gillespie, GillespieT@missouri.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-3316




Missouri State Fair - Exhibitor Participation - Knox County (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 9 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, 6 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri State Fairgrounds, Pettis County, Sedalia, Missouri
2503 W 16th St, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Learning by Doing is the basis of 4-H work. Each year Knox County 4-H members between the ages of 8 and 18 do just that. 4-H members are selected at the county level to exhibit their projects in the 4-H Building at the Mo State Fair. Members exhibiting livestock at the state fair have raised and trained their project animal for exhibition.

Session topic:

4-H members enrolled in a livestock project, raise and train their animals for exhibition. Annually Knox county 4-H members and their project animals represent our county well at the Missouri State Fair.

Registration:

July 1, 2014
4-H exhibitors must have their registrations submitted and fees paid by July 1, 2014.
Forms available at registration link or contact the Knox County MU Extension center at 660-397-2170 for hard copies of the registration forms. more...

Registration
deadline:

7/1/2014

Cost:

$0.00
See Missouri State Fair Premium Book at: www.mostatefair.com

Facilitator:

Tammy M. Gillespie, GillespieT@missouri.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-3316




MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 228 of 261)

When:  Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, 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:

Gardening for kids

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




I am Moving I am Learning (Session 3 of 9)

When:  Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, 10 a.m. to Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, 3 p.m.

Where:  
"I Can Too" and "Noah's Ark" Early Childhood Learning Centers
Salem MO

Description:

I am Moving I am Learning is in connection with First Lady Michelle Obama's healthy lifestyle initiative. The program is funded through Missouri Foundation for Health coordinated with Division of Health and Senior Services. MU Extension provides education and training for early childhood learning centers giving them coaching and guidance with required documentation and methods of a healthier learning environment.  more...

Session topic:

On-site observation to gain knowledge about the provider's nutrition and physical activity practices and to build relationships with provider's staff. Continue to assist with completing Action and Spending plans.

Registration:

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Cost:

$0.00
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Facilitator:

Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Carter County
phone: 573/323-4418




Osage River 4-H Club (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Youth Building on the Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids

When:  Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, 8 p.m.

Where:  
Scenic Regional Library in Union.
308 Hawthorne Dr, Union MO map...

Description:

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.

Focus on Kids is provided as the 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. more...

Session topic:

2 1/2 hour interactive workshop to help parents understand how to make divorce more successful for their children.

Registration:

To register 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.

Registration
deadline:

8/15/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00
Fee may be waived by Family Court Judge

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: (636) 583-5141