We bring Mizzou to you.
MU Extension in Saint Louis County is the outreach and engagement arm of the University of Missouri system providing research-based educational programs for youth and families, businesses and communities, and horticulture. MU Extension is known as a valued and trusted resource for Missourians; providing programming needs throughout the 90 municipalities of St. Louis County in addition to residents in St. Louis City.
- Our 4-H, community development, horticulture and nutrition/wellness programs provide direct impact to our residents while business development and labor and workforce education support the infrastructure of the community.
- We support STEM education in schools and community clubs, provide leadership development for residents and organizations, support the local Master Gardener and Master Naturalist Chapters, help small businesses start and grow, provide current workforce information to unions and businesses, and keep families and residents healthy and active.
We do all this through collaborations and partnerships, and through the support of the community.
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Event date: Oct. 6, 2022
Event time: | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
This 90 minute class will introduce technology start-ups, or those thinking about starting one, to the initial steps of how to develop their idea. It will provide a brief overview of the Tech Business Model Canvas and how to build a hypothesis for ...
Event date: Oct. 6, 2022 - Nov. 3, 2022
This program helps families identify and build on their strengths, face challenges, and make informed choices. Learn to identify and build family strengths to make your family even stronger. You can learn new skills to help you improve yourself, ...
Event date: Oct. 6, 2022
Event time: | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
In this workshop, developed by University of Missouri Extension, participants will learn the importance of play for children's development and be able to identify specific skills that are developed through play. We will discuss bias related to what ...
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022
HILLSBORO, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension is offering an Oct. 26 workshop to help socially disadvantaged farmers and beginning veteran farmers learn about services from U.S. Department of Agriculture agencies. Anyone interested in USDA ...
- Published: Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Mike Parson proclaimed Oct. 2-8 as National 4-H Week in Missouri. 4-H State Council President Emily Taylor, Vice President Lynn Dyer and council adviser Erin Stanley received the proclamation at the governor’s office ...
- Published: Monday, Sept. 19, 2022
When a family-run small business loses its leader and, shortly afterward, loses its largest client, it can send the company into a tailspin.“We were frantic,” said Christine Jeep, CEO of Mueller Industries in St. Louis, Missouri. “We didn’t ...
- Published: Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2022
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Missouri Good Neighbor Week is Sept. 28 to Oct. 4. All Missourians are encouraged to participate by doing and reporting an act of neighboring and nominating someone as a great example of neighboring.This is the first year for ...
Publication date: April 21, 2022
Cleaning up after a flood takes special care. Families returning to their flooded homes should exercise caution before and during the cleanup process. To help you get your life and home back to normal, download this PDF.ContentsSteps toward ...
Publication date: Dec. 1, 1980
Missouri CourthousesContact and other information about this county is available on the National Association of Counties website.Marian M. OhmanDepartment of Community DevelopmentCounty: St. LouisOrganized: Oct. 1, 1812Named after: St. LouisCounty ...
Food Preservation 2022
This self-paced course provides research based information needed to safely and successfully preserve food at home. Participants of all levels of food preservation experience are welcome, including individuals with little or no previous food ...
Missouri Master Gardener Online Core Training - Fall 2022
Aug. 13, 2022 - Dec. 31, 2022
Your $200 registration fee includes a FREE Missouri Master Gardener Core Manual. To receive your manual, you must login to the course and follow the instructions in the first module for placing the order using a discount code. Please place your order ...
Fundamentals of Supervision
July 1, 2021 - Oct. 31, 2021
Transitioning to a supervisory role can be difficult; it can be challenging to be the boss of those who used to be your peers. As an individual contributor, you developed specific technical expertise that made you proficient in completing ...
The Beginning Gardener-Getting Started with Vegetables 2021
Feb. 27, 2021 - April 17, 2021
Thank you for enrolling in the The Beginning Gardener Series. This course is designed to give you just enough information to plant your first vegetable garden, without overwhelming you with too much detail. This is a self-paced course designed for ...
Becoming an Engaged Neighbor
March 20, 2021 - May 2, 2021
Becoming an engaged neighbor means learning and using the names of people who live next to you, developing relationships with them, and being involved in your neighborhood. It does take time and effort. But there are personal and community benefits. ...
21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader
April 11, 2021 - June 11, 2021
Everything rises and falls on leadership. The challenge is that leadership develops from the inside out. If you can become the leader you ought to be on the inside, you will be able to become the leader you want to be on the outside. Learn more about ...
St. Louis County - 2016 Annual Report, 2016 Saw a lot of new changes for the St Louis County MU Extension office. We moved into a new building in Downtown Kirkwood which has opened up many new partnerships and opportunities for us and the community. ...
St. Louis County - 2017 Annual Report, 2017 brought St. Louis County MU Extension many new opportunities and growth. (Optimized for faster viewing on the web. For a printed or printable version, please contact our office at: 314-400-2115 or ...
St. Louis County - 2018 Annual Report, Optimized for faster viewing on the web. For a printed or printable version, please contact our office at: 314-400-2115 or [email protected]
St. Louis County - 2019 Annual Report, Optimized for faster viewing on the web. For a printed or printable version, please contact our office at: [email protected]
MU Extension St. Louis Metro Area Office
8225 Florissant Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63121-2020
|8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday|
MU Extension in St. Louis County
132 E. Monroe Avenue
Kirkwood, MO 63122
|9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday|