MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- March 12 to 15, 2015
Maize Genetics Conference 2015
- March 23 to 27, 2015
Community Development Academy-Courses 1 and 2 Spring 2015
- April 6 to 7, 2015
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2015
- April 9, 2015
1st Annual Missouri Bridge Conference
- April 20 to 22, 2015
2015 Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity
- April 21 to 22, 2015
Changing the Future of Childhood Obesity: Aligning and Amplifying Statewide Efforts
- May 12 to 14, 2015
66th Annual Traffic and Safety Conference
- May 27 to 29, 2015
2015 IPG Symposium
- June 1 to 5, 2015
2015 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 3 to 7, 2015
FRTI Summer Fire School 2015
- June 4 to 5, 2015
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
Missouri 4-H events
Development Program calendar
Telecenter Network calendar
Nursing Outreach Conferences
CAFNR events calendar
University of Missouri calendar
Monday, June 24, 2013
Polk/Dallas County 4-H Day Camp 2013 (Session 1 of 4)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 9 a.m. to Friday, June 28, 2013, noon
Polk County Fairgrounds
4-H, Growing our Future !! Summer Day Camp - A camp planned especially for youth 5—10 years of age.
Activities include science, games, art, cooking, snacks and more!
June 24—28, Bolivar— Pizza from the garden
Call the Polk County Extension Center for registration information - 417-326-4916
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 3 of 10)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Cape Fair Community Center
A program for seniors to help build strength, flexability, and balance.
Register by calling the Stone County Extension Office 417-357-6812
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Cass) (Session 7 of 20)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
MU Extension Center
201 W. Wall, Harrisonville MO map...
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is 20 classes over 10 weeks strength training program for adults 60 years and older. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The program incorporates warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches. Over the ten weeks participants learn exercises to improve strength and balance. The class meets twice weekly and all equipment is provided.
To register contact MU Extension @ 816.30.8460
2nd person from same household is $15
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 11)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Waynesville/St. Robert Senior Center
1401 Ousley Rd, Waynesville MO map...
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eleven week program for middle-aged and older adults. The program's goal is to improve health and quality of life. We will be incorporating: warm-up exercises, simple strengthening exercises (with or without weights), and cool down stretches. Strength training can benefit you in many ways: Arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, maintain healthy blood sugar levels, etc.
To register for this class please contact the Pulaski County MU Extension Office by:
Emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org (Sarah Traub, the instructor)
Or stop by the office located in the Pulaski County Courthouse at 301 Historic 66 E, Suite 127, Waynesville, MO 65583
Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced (Session 7 of 11)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...
This class is for those who have completed a beginner Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class.
Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa Bess at email@example.com
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 7 of 11)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...
Please call the Camden County MU Extension office at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa Bess at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Bethany Jun-Jul, 2013 (Session 7 of 17)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Harrison County Extension Center, Court House Basement
1505 Main Street, Bethany MO map...
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The class will meet twice a week.
We will incorporate warm-up exercises; simple strengthening exercises, with or without weights; and cool down stretches. Weights are provided for the class. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Bring water bottle and towel.
Call Janet at the Harrison County Extension office 660-425-6434
If both this basic and the advanced class (on Tuesdays) is taken, the fee for both is $40.
Greene County Extension Council Meeting (Session 5 of 25)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
inside Nathanael Greene Park
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield MO map...
The Greene County Extension Council is comprised of 16 publicly elected council members and 4 appointed members who work with MU Extension specialists to provide the county educational program, manage finances of local MU Extension operations, provide personnel to carry out MU Extension activities locally and organize the annual public election of MU Extension council members. more...
Specific items for this month’s meeting are posted on the Greene County Extension Center website under council business. Meetings are held to approve bills, plan programs and vote on policy related to the local county extension office.
None. Meetings are open to the public and conducted in accordance with the Missouri Sunshine Law. Council agendas are posted online prior to each meeting.
Healthy Lifestyle Initiative (Session 3 of 9)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
Warren County Extension Center, Warrenton Missouri.
107 West Walton, Warrenton MO map...
This program will focus on issues involving becoming over weight and obese. Safe ways to lose weight on a non medically supervised program. Techniques to control over eating and safe exercise programs will be the primarey topics. A walking session will be included with most sessions. The Warren County Health Department will be partnering in the program.
Each session will discuss a different technique to aid in personal weight control. Exercise and food intake will be discussed at each session. An opportunity to weigh and exercise will be available at all class meetings. Planning ahead for meals.
Contact the Warren County Extension Center (456-3444) or the Warren County Health Department (456-7474) to register.
2.00 per session attended.
Preserving the Harvest Home Food Preservation Series (Session 2 of 5)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
This 5-session series will teach participants the basics of food preservation through hands-on experience in pressure canning, water bath canning, freezing, and dehyrdating fruits and vegetables.
Participants may register for individual workshops or all 5 workshops of the series. For more information, contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instuctor.
$60 for all 5 sessions
Food Preservation Workshops - Farmington (Session 1 of 3)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Memorial United Methodist Church
Karsch Blvd., Farmington MO map...
Learn basic techniques for pressure canning, water bath canning, making jams and jellies and drying fruits, vegetables and jerky at home.
June 24-- Canning Fruits and Vegetables. Topics include a water bath and pressure canning demonstration. Learn to select and care for canning equipment as well as prepare food for canning, process it correctly, and check for seals.
July 8 --Preparing Jams and Jellies. Explore traditional ways to prepare jams and jellies, as well as alternative sweet spreads prepared with Splenda. Topics include sterilizing jars, water bath processing of jams and jellies, pectin products, freezer jams, and recipe sources for specialty jams.
July 22 -- Drying Fruit, Vegetables, and Jerky. Learn safe methods to dry jerky, fruit leather, fruits, and vegetables despite humid conditions. more...
Canning Basics - Learn safe methods for canning both fruits and vegetables for home use. Topics include a water bath canning and pressure canning demonstration.
Contact University of Missouir Extension - St. Francois County: Phone 573-756-4539
$25 for all three sessions
Corn Silage Production for Beef Cattle Operations - Part 2
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Windsor Livestock Auction is located on Highway 52 south of Windsor, MO.
1173 NE Highway 52, Windsor MO map...
High hay and grain supplement prices have made corn silage a more attractive energy supplement for beef cattle. Corn Silage Production for Beef Cattle Operations - Part 2 will discuss how to properly harvest, store, and feed corn silage to beef cattle.
Corn Silage Production for Beef Cattle Operations - Part 2 will focus on proper harvest, storage, and feeding techniques to more effectively utilize corn silage in beef cattle rations. The program will be held at Windsor Livestock Auction, Windsor, MO.
There is no fee for this program. More information may be obtained by contacting Gene Schmitz at the Benton County Extension Center at (660) 438-5012 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Clark Junior Livestock (Session 25 of 25)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Meetings of the Clark County Junoir Livestock Committee
Clark County Junior Livestock Committee June Meeting
Master Gardener (Session 1 of 11)
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Macon County Extension Center
514 E Briggs Drive, Suite D, Macon MO map...
The Macon/Shelby Master Gardeners meet the fourth Monday of every month for a business meeting and program. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.
Pasture Weed Walk
When: Monday, June 24, 2013, 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Don McCoy farm. The farm is located one-half mile north of the Highways 43 and 54 intersection, west of Nevada.
16462 South 1100 Road, Nevada MO map...
Pasture Weed Walk Set for June 24 near Nevada
Producers wanting to learn to identify pasture weeds and make control decisions are invited to attend a Pasture Weed Walk on June 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Don McCoy farm. The farm is located one-half mile north of the Highways 43 and 54 intersection, west of Nevada. A rain date is set for June 25. The address is 16462 South 1100 Road, Nevada. University of Missouri Extension Specialists, Pat Miller and Patrick Davis, will be there to identify weeds and answer grazing questions. Producers are encouraged to bring weed samples for identification. For more information, contact University of Missouri Extension Center in Vernon County at 417-448-2560.
Producers wanting to learn to identify pasture weeds and make control decisions are invited to attend