MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- May 15 to 18, 2017
2017 Graduate Institute of Cooperative Leadership
- May 15 to 19, 2017
Youth Development Academy: Raising the Potential of Professionals
- May 17 to 18, 2017
Charting the LifeCourse Showcase
- May 17, 2017
Missouri Bridge Conference 2017
- May 19 to 20, 2017
39th Annual Common Childhood Problems Conference
- June 5 to 9, 2017
2017 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 6 to July 26, 2017
2017 Summer Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) Workshops
- June 7 to 9, 2017
2017 IPG Symposium on Root Biology
- June 8 to 9, 2017
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
- June 11 to 14, 2017
ICPR - International Conference on Pig Reproduction
- June 12 to 16, 2017
2017 University of Missouri Meta-Analysis Summer Institute
- June 14 to 16, 2017
Cambio de Colores 2017
- June 15 to 16, 2017
2017 MU Master Gardeners State Conference
- June 22, 2017
Workshop 1: June 22 in Jefferson City - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- June 27, 2017
Workshop 2: June 27 in Cape Girardeau - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- June 28, 2017
Workshop 3: June 28 in St. Louis - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- June 29, 2017
Workshop 4: June 29 in St. Louis - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- July 6, 2017
Workshop 5: July 6 in Kirksville - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- July 18, 2017
Workshop 6: July 18 in St. Joseph - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- July 19, 2017
Workshop 7: July 19 in Kansas City - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- July 25, 2017
Workshop 8: July 25 in Joplin - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- July 26, 2017
Workshop 9: July 26 in Springfield - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- July 27, 2017
Workshop 10: July 27 in Springfield - DESE Food and Nutrition Services 2017 Summer Workshops
- Aug. 5 to 9, 2017
56th Annual Meeting of the Phytochemical Society of North America
- Aug. 17, 2017
Family Caregivers Conference
- Sept. 17 to 21, 2017
TRTR 2017 - Test, Research and Training Reactors
- Sept. 22, 2017
5th Annual James and Nancy Cassidy Rheumatology Symposium
Missouri 4-H events
Development Program calendar
Telecenter Network calendar
Nursing Outreach Conferences
CAFNR events calendar
University of Missouri calendar
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Craft Entrepreneurship Program (5-part series) (Session 5 of 5)
When: Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Lybyer Technology Center, T-204
605 W Main St, West Plains, Mo 65775, West Plains MO map...
Learn How to Create an Online Shop for your Craft Products!
Do you already make custom jewelry, decorative home items, or other handmade products for sale or gift giving? If so, this course will teach you how to start an online shop for your unique line of handcrafted items.
In partnership with Etsy, a leader in e-commerce for creative entrepreneurs, SBTDC is offering free classes to help craft makers like you establish an online business to sell your products to a wider market and earn extra income.
Craft Entrepreneurship classes are taught by successful online craft sellers who coach and support participants through every aspect of setting up their online shops. Using Etsy as a learning lab, teachers share best practices on topics that impact new sellers most, including time management, branding, pricing, shipping, and photography, to help them earn supplemental income through their craft business. To minimize startup costs, students will be given the opportunity to list 20 items for sale for free on Etsy.com.
Instructor: Lisa Schiffleger, Certified Etsy Trainer & Professional Quiltmaker
- Lesson I: Becoming an Entrepreneur (Saturday, April 01, 2017)
- Lesson II: Building a Craft Brand & Get Found (Saturday, April 08, 2017)
- Lesson III: Business Logistics (Saturday, April 15, 2017)
- Lesson IV: Photography Day (Saturday, April 22, 2017)
- Lesson V: Strategies for Growth (Saturday, April 29, 2017)
A $60 refundable deposit is required to hold seat.
2017 Vegetable Grafting Workshop
When: Saturday, April 29, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon
Hillsboro CIty Hall
101 Main Street, Hillsboro MO map...
Learn how to graft annual vegetables to to utilize the strengths of hybrid root stocks with an heirloom scion. Participants will complete hands-on training by grafting 6 tomato plants which they can then take them home.
Call 636-797-5391 to register. Limited to the first 30 paid registrants.
Food Preservation: Freezing and Drying
When: Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon
Meeting Room at Grant's View Library
9700 Musick Road, Saint Louis MO map...
During this two-hour workshop participants will receive an overview of how to safely preserve food at home using their freezer.
This class will take place at the Grant's View Library- St. Louis Country Library. more...
Tractor Supply Co Paper Clover Campaign (Session 2 of 2)
When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 8 a.m. to Sunday, May 7, 2017, 9 a.m.
Come to the TSC store and support the 4-H program by buying a paper clover for $1. Youth will be in the store at various times to talk about 4-H and help customers. 60% of all paper clover money sold in the Cape Girardeau store is returned to the county program to support 4-H Camp.