MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- April 6 to 7, 2015
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2015
- April 8, 2015
Scholastic Journalism Day 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 18 to 22, 2015
Youth Development Academy: Raising the Potential of Professionals
- 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
- June 10 to 12, 2015
Cambio de Colores 2015
- July 7 to 8, 2015
2015 Missouri Dairy Grazing Conference
Missouri 4-H events
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Telecenter Network calendar
Nursing Outreach Conferences
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Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013
State 4-H Public Speaking Contest 2013
When: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Middlebush Hall on the MU Campus - Columbia, MO
The 2013 State 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held Saturday, September 21 at Middlebush Hall on the MU Campus in Columbia. The contest takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Youth compete in a communication category of their choice, alongside other Juniors (ages 8-10), Intermediates (ages 11-13) or Seniors (ages 14-18) in their age division.
Registration fee is $25 per competitor. Family and friends who come to support the speakers get in free. All youth must be pre-registered for the contest and a currently enrolled member of Missouri 4-H to compete. more...
Junior (ages 8-10), Intermediate (ages 11-13) and Senior (ages 14-19) contestants compete in one of the following categories:Prepared, Extemporaneous, Tech-Assisted, PSA or Interpretation.
To register, please contact the 4-H office in your local MU Extension center, which will be able to provide local deadline and qualification information. The individuals selected by their counties are typically the top finishers at their county 4-H public speaking contest, but each county may have a different selection process.
The number of speakers counties may send is determined by the competition category:
Counties may send up to three speakers per division (Junior, Intermediate and Senior) per category for the Prepared, Extemporaneous, and Technology-Assisted categories. For the Public Service Announcement category, counties may send up to five competitors per division. Counties may send up to five competitors per division for each of the Interpretation sub-categories: Dramatic, Humorous, and Pantomime.
Registration form and guidelines are at http://4h.missouri.edu/go/events/publicspeaking/registration.htm. more...
Missouri Eat Smart Guidelines Workshops 1-4 (Session 1 of 4)
When: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...
This 4-hour workshop will help child care facilities improve the nutrition and feeding environments for children in their care. Participants will learn about “best practices” for promoting optimal health and lifelong positive eating habits in young children.
The following sessions will be included: Eating Well--Basic Nutrition for Kids and for You; Childhood Obesity and Missouri’s Eat Smart Guidelines for Child Care; Setting the Stage for Eating Well – The Nutrition Environment; and Healthy Habits for Life--Teaching Nutrition to Preschool Children.
There is no charge to attend, due to a Missouri Team Nutrition grant.