MU Extension events calendar
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Master Gardeners of Greater Kansas City Garden Tour
When: Friday, June 7, 2013, 9 a.m. to Saturday, June 8, 2013, 4:30 p.m.
South Kansas City
Kansas City MO
The Master Gardeners of Greater Kansas City Garden Tour is an opportunity to have a sneak peak into some of the most spectacular gardens in Kansas City. This year we are focusing on seven gardens in the South KC area. The wide variety of garden aesthetics means there will be something for everybody. You will leave feeling inspired and exciting for the growing season ahead. more...
Tickets will be available online through the Master Gardener website or can be bought at the first garden on the tour.
MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 167 of 261)
When: Saturday, June 8, 2013, 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.
Focus on Kids
When: Saturday, June 8, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Meeting Room 3 in the basement of Union Memorial Auditorium in Union.
500 East Locust Street, Union MO map...
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.
2 1/2 hour interactive workshop to help parents understand how to make divorce more successful for their children.
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.
Classes are 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.
Fee can be waived by Family Court Administrator
The Rose - Queen of Flowers
When: Saturday, June 8, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
St. Charles County Extension Center
260 Brown Rd., St. Peters MO map...
Learn all the basics for growing beautiful roses. Topics include: what, where, how and when to plant; soil preparation; pruning, fertilizing and watering; and pest and disease management. Instructor: Sharon Givan
Call 636-970-3000. Visa, Master Card or Discover accepted.
Additional family members at the same address may register at half price if class handouts are shared.
Area 4-H Camping program (Session 3 of 5)
When: Sunday, June 2, 2013, 2 p.m. to Saturday, June 8, 2013, 11 a.m.
Camping through 4-H has been proven to be a substantial and effective youth development experience for youth aged 8-14. Two camp sessions are offered based upon the age of the child. more...
Session for all youth aged 11 - 14 years old
Session for all youth aged 8-10 years old
Contact your local Extension Office for registration information and details.
Pleasant Day 4-H Club (Session 32 of 35)
When: Saturday, June 8, 2013, 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.