Free Tax Preparation

Harrison County Extension Center March 11, 2015
Save your MONEY! Get your taxes done for FREE!
You can get free tax preparation assistance from IRS certified VITA/TCE preparer.
To schedule your appointment in Bethany or for more information, call Marcia at the University of Missouri Extension in Harrison County at 660-425-6434 or email her

A Matter of Balance

Do you have concerns about falling? A Matter of Balance can help reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falling.
If you are concerned about falls and interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength, join us!

  • Gentry County Extension Center, 1109 S. Birch St., Albany MO 64402
  • Tues. & Thurs., March 31 - April 23, 2015, 1 - 3 p.m.
  • Cost $10 (scholarships available)
    This program is funded, in part, by the Northwest Missouri Area Agency on Aging with funding from the Older American’s Act of 1965, as amended through a contract with Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.

For more information about A Matter of Balance, please call; Janet Hackert, Harrison County Extension Center, (660) 425-6434 or Connie Neal, Nodaway County Extension Center, (660) 582-8101. Class size is limited; please call ahead to secure a spot.

S.A.L.E  Conference March 7

Save the date. March 7th, 2015. far more information contact the Nodaway County Extension Center.

Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use

This monthly newsletter provides practical advice on a variety of subjects and reports on extension activities throughout the region. Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use

Updating History of Extension in Harrison County

Recently a booklet was found about the first 50 years of extension in Harrison County Missouri. The report titled "Excerpts From History 1919-1969," contains numerous entries that are amusing and gave some perspective about how the Extension service has impacted Harrison County. You can find some of the entries here on our website,  We wish to update the history of the extension center, which will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2019. If you have any stories or information about the history of MU Extension in Harrison County in specific, please contact us by phone (660)425-6434 or email

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