North Dakota State University www.ag.ndsu.edu Crops Family-Youth-4-H Economics-Community-Leadership Home-Lawn-Garden-Trees Environment-Natural Resources Energy Livestock Nutrition-Food Safety-Health
Event:
Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed to help family caregivers take care of themselves while caring for a relative or friend. You will benefit from this class whether you are helping a parent, spouse, friend, someone who lives at home, in a nursing home, or across the country. This class series meets every Tuesday for six weeks. Class size is limited and registration is required. Class fee is $50.00. For registration information call Linda Hammen at 780-8229.

Date:September 6 - October 11, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Molly Soeby

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: molly.soeby@ndsu.edu
Event:
Parents Forever

Parents Forever is a four hour, single-session research-based educational program designed to help parents make informed, child-supportive decisions during separation/divorce, resulting in healthy children and positive parent-child relationships.
This single-session workshop is not sponsored by the ND DHS.
Cost is $55/person. Participants must register & make payment at least 2 weeks before class date.
*A minimum of 5 paid participants are required to hold class.

WHEN: Saturday, October 1, 2016 8:30am – 12:30pm
LOCATION: Mandan ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc.
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
at least 2 weeks before class. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:October 1, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
National 4-H Week
Date:October 2 - 8, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

Help your child discover their greatness! Learn effective parenting techniques to address difficult and intense child behavior. See improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:October 3, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Signing

This is an awesome opportunity to learn basic sign language to use with young children. Signing is an effective, fun way to decrease frustration between you and your child.

Date:October 4, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
SE District Skype

Public Value Statements for Extension Work. Skype will be from 10 am to 11 am

Date:October 4, 2016
City:Fargo
Contact:E-mail: ron.wiederholt@ndsu.edu
Event:
New Agent/New Secretary Training

Annual in-service for NEW county agents and secretaries with pesticide responsibilities.
Oct. 4th 1:00pm-4:30pm
Oct. 5th 8:30am-12:00pm
Location: Fargo Holiday Inn

Date:October 4 - 5, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
New Agent/New Secretary Training

Annual in-service for NEW county agents and secretaries with pesticide responsibilities.
Oct. 4th 1:00pm – 4:30pm
Oct. 5th 8:30am – 12:00pm
Location: Fargo

Date:October 4 - 5, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
World Dairy Expo

The World Dairy Expo will be held in Madison Wisconsin.

Date:October 4 - 8, 2016
City:Madison, WI, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://worlddairyexpo.com/
Event:
National Youth Science Day

4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is the world’s largest youth-led science experiment.

Date:October 5, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Active Parenting of Teens

Enjoy the teen years by learning to be an active vs. reactive parent by using skills presented in this video and discussion based series.

Date:October 6, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline

Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline
This class series will provide you with the tools to turn conflict into cooperation and avoid teaching the very behavior you want to prevent. You’ll leave understanding the need your child is seeking to fulfill by their behavior. We will focus on making your parenting language effective and knowing your child, as well as knowing what is normal. Rather than teaching domination and fear, you’ll be able to teach the skills of cooperation and caring that will enable you to create a positive, healthy relationship with your child.
*Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the sessions. Parents and children must be pre-registered.
This five-session series is ND Growing Futures approved.

WHEN: Thursdays, September 29, October 6, 13, 27 & November 3, 2016
TIME: 6:30 – 8:00pm
WHERE: Mandan ND

Register online at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc.
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, a link on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, by scanning the QR code, or by calling 701-667-3342 by 5pm on September 28, 2016.

Date:October 6, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Nurtured Heart

Help your child discover their greatness! Learn effective parenting techniques to address difficult and intense child behavior. See improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:October 10, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www%2Cag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Happiest Baby on the Block

The title says it all! Learn techniques to calm and soothe your baby while increasing baby’s sleep time (and yours).

Date:October 11, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Signing

This is an awesome opportunity to learn basic sign language to use with young children. Signing is an effective, fun way to decrease frustration between you and your child.

Date:October 11, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Active Parenting of Teens

Enjoy the teen years by learning to be an active vs. reactive parent by using skills presented in this video and discussion based series.

Date:October 13, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline

Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline
This class series will provide you with the tools to turn conflict into cooperation and avoid teaching the very behavior you want to prevent. You’ll leave understanding the need your child is seeking to fulfill by their behavior. We will focus on making your parenting language effective and knowing your child, as well as knowing what is normal. Rather than teaching domination and fear, you’ll be able to teach the skills of cooperation and caring that will enable you to create a positive, healthy relationship with your child.
*Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the sessions. Parents and children must be pre-registered.
This five-session series is ND Growing Futures approved.

WHEN: Thursdays, September 29, October 6, 13, 27 & November 3, 2016
TIME: 6:30 – 8:00pm
WHERE: Mandan ND

Register online at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc.
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, a link on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, by scanning the QR code, or by calling 701-667-3342 by 5pm on September 28, 2016.

Date:October 13, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Ambassador Applications Due

Ambassadors are a group of young adults ages 16 to 22 who work to help North Dakota 4-H.

Date:October 15, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/member_information/4_h_ambassadors/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

Help your child discover their greatness! Learn effective parenting techniques to address difficult and intense child behavior. See improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:October 17, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Happiest Baby on the Block

The title says it all! Learn techniques to calm and soothe your baby while increasing baby’s sleep time (and yours).

Date:October 18, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Signing

This is an awesome opportunity to learn basic sign language to use with young children. Signing is an effective, fun way to decrease frustration between you and your child.

Date:October 18, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Extension and REC Fall Conference

The 2016 Extension and REC Fall Conference will take place October 18-20 at the Holiday Inn in Fargo.

Date:October 18 - 20, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Elizabeth Cronin

Phone: 701-231-7881
E-mail: elizabeth.cronin@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/conferences/2016-fall-conference
Event:
Parenting Pause: Keeping Your Child Well

Parenting Pause #1: Keeping Your Child Well
This one hour workshop is for expecting parents and parents of infants or toddlers. We will talk about the many ways you can (and already do!) keep young children healthy and well.

This single-session workshop does not offer ND Growing Futures credit.
There is no childcare provided for this class. If you have an infant that needs to attend with you, please contact Liz.

WHEN: Monday, October 24, 2016
TIME: 6:00 – 7:00pm
WHERE: Bismarck ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc or scan the QR Code:
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
no later than October 23, 2016. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:October 24, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Signing

This is an awesome opportunity to learn basic sign language to use with young children. Signing is an effective, fun way to decrease frustration between you and your child.

Date:October 25, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Location:
First Lutheran Church
408 9th Street NW, Mandan

Date:
October 25, November 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

Time:
1:30pm to 3:30pm

Registration Fee:
$50.00 (Includes The Caregiver Helpbook)
Make checks payable to: NDSU Extension Service/Morton County

Send Registration to:
Vanessa Hoines
NDSU Extension Service / Morton
210 2nd Avenue NW
Mandan, ND 58554
Phone: 701-667-3340

Whether you provide care for a loved one at home or in a care facility, whether down the block or miles away, yours is an important role. This course is for family caregivers like you.

For more info, please contact Vanessa Hoines – Morton County Extension or Shaundra Ziemann-Bolinske – Burleigh County Extension at 701-221-6865

Date:October 25, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Vanessa Hoines

Phone: 701-667-3340
E-mail: vanessa.hoines@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/burleighcountyextension/extension-events/powerful-tools-for-caregivers-Oct25-to-Nov29
Event:
Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline

Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline
This class series will provide you with the tools to turn conflict into cooperation and avoid teaching the very behavior you want to prevent. You’ll leave understanding the need your child is seeking to fulfill by their behavior. We will focus on making your parenting language effective and knowing your child, as well as knowing what is normal. Rather than teaching domination and fear, you’ll be able to teach the skills of cooperation and caring that will enable you to create a positive, healthy relationship with your child.
*Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the sessions. Parents and children must be pre-registered.
This five-session series is ND Growing Futures approved.

WHEN: Thursdays, September 29, October 6, 13, 27 & November 3, 2016
TIME: 6:30 – 8:00pm
WHERE: Mandan ND

Register online at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc.
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, a link on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, by scanning the QR code, or by calling 701-667-3342 by 5pm on September 28, 2016.

Date:October 27, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Devils Lake

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 10/27-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 11/3-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 11/10-6:00 p.m.
Armory Meeting Room
524 4th Ave NE (use south door)
Devils Lake, ND

Date:October 27, 2016
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Brenda Langerud

Phone: 701-662-7027
E-mail: brenda.langerud@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Grand Forks County Extension, 151 S 4th St Suite 302, Grand Forks
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:October 27, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Devils Lake Armory, Ramsey County Courthouse Complex, 5th St NE, Devils Lake
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm
Exams willnot be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:October 27, 2016
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Burleigh County Extension
3715 E Bismarck Expressway
Bismarck, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:October 27, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Parents Forever

Parents Forever is a four hour, single-session research-based educational program designed to help parents make informed, child-supportive decisions during separation/divorce, resulting in healthy children and positive parent-child relationships.
This single-session workshop is not sponsored by the ND DHS.
Cost is $55/person. Participants must register & make payment at least 2 weeks before class date.
*A minimum of 5 paid participants are required to hold class.

WHEN: Tuesday, November 1, 2016 5:30 – 9:30pm
LOCATION: Mandan ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc.
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
at least 2 weeks before class. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:November 1, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Signing

This is an awesome opportunity to learn basic sign language to use with young children. Signing is an effective, fun way to decrease frustration between you and your child.

Date:November 1, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Dickinson

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/1-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/3- 5:30 p.m.

Dickinson Research Extension Center(DREC)
1041 State Avenue
Dickinson, ND

Date:November 1, 2016
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Samantha Roth

Phone: 701-456-7665
E-mail: samantha.e.roth@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Dickinson

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/1-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/3- 5:30 p.m.

Dickinson Research Extension Center(DREC)
1041 State Avenue
Dickinson, ND

Date:November 3, 2016
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Samantha Roth

Phone: 701-456-7665
E-mail: samantha.e.roth@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline

Conscious Discipline: 10 Steps to Positive Discipline
This class series will provide you with the tools to turn conflict into cooperation and avoid teaching the very behavior you want to prevent. You’ll leave understanding the need your child is seeking to fulfill by their behavior. We will focus on making your parenting language effective and knowing your child, as well as knowing what is normal. Rather than teaching domination and fear, you’ll be able to teach the skills of cooperation and caring that will enable you to create a positive, healthy relationship with your child.
*Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the sessions. Parents and children must be pre-registered.
This five-session series is ND Growing Futures approved.

WHEN: Thursdays, September 29, October 6, 13, 27 & November 3, 2016
TIME: 6:30 – 8:00pm
WHERE: Mandan ND

Register online at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc.
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, a link on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, by scanning the QR code, or by calling 701-667-3342 by 5pm on September 28, 2016.

Date:November 3, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Devils Lake

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 10/27-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 11/3-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 11/10-6:00 p.m.
Armory Meeting Room
524 4th Ave NE (use south door)
Devils Lake, ND

Date:November 3, 2016
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Brenda Langerud

Phone: 701-662-7027
E-mail: brenda.langerud@ndsu.edu
Event:
ANR Team Leaders Meeting

ANR team leaders will be meeting via technology

Date:November 3, 2016
City:Fargo, nd
Contact:
Dr. Charlie Stoltenow

Phone: 701-231-7867
E-mail: charles.stoltenow@ndsu.edu
Event:
ND 4-H Foundation Meeting

The ND 4-H Foundation meeting will be held November 4th at the NDSU Alumni Center.

Date:November 4, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Alice Amundson

Phone: 701-231-7280
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: alice.amundson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/foundation/
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series if for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussion, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:November 7, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
SE Volunteer Project Training for Teens and Adults

The Center for 4-H Youth Development invites you to attend the ND 4-H Volunteer Project Training for Teens and Adults. This training is an excellent opportunity for you to gather new 4-H project ideas that create fun learning experiences for all 4-H members. Please join us for an evening to improve your skills as a 4-H teen or adult volunteer, parent/caregiver or staff member helping youth on their own 4-H journey! Workshop choices include: 1) What’s On Your Plate?, 2) What Do You Do With A Small Animal Project?, 3) Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Scratch, 4) Outdoor Skills and Natural Resources, 5) Growing True Leaders, 6) Exploring the Essential Elements of 4-H.

Date:November 7, 2016
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/volunteers/training/
Event:
Powerful Tools for Caregivers Training

Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class Leader Certification Program
November 8-9, 2016
8am-5pm
Harry D. McGovern Alumni Center
Klefstad Room

Date:November 8 - 9, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Jane Strommen

Phone: 701-231-5948
E-mail: jane.strommen@ndsu.edu
Event:
Annual In-Service for County Agents and Secretaries

Annual in-service for county agents and secretaries with pesticide responsibilities. Interactive Video Conference at multiple sites. Program will be repeated as a streaming video statewide on November 22, 2016.
Locations: Burleigh County Extension, Bismarck
Carrington REC, Carrington
Burke County Extension, Bowbells
Dickinson REC, Dickinson MOUNTAIN TIME
NDSU Loftsgard Hall, Room 260, Fargo
Grand Forks County Ext COB, Grand Forks
Hettinger REC, HEttinger MOUNTAIN TIME
Langdon REC, Langdon
Minot, North Central REC
McKenzie County Extension, Watford City
Time: 10:00am-2:30pm (1 hour for lunch)
MOUNTAIN TIME: 9:00am-1:30pm (1 hour for lunch)

Date:November 9, 2016
City:Various, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Devils Lake

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 10/27-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 11/3-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 11/10-6:00 p.m.
Armory Meeting Room
524 4th Ave NE (use south door)
Devils Lake, ND

Date:November 10, 2016
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Brenda Langerud

Phone: 701-662-7027
E-mail: brenda.langerud@ndsu.edu
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Towner

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/14-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 11/21-5:30 p.m.
McHenry County Extension Office
214 Main St S
Towner, ND

Date:November 14, 2016
City:Towner, ND
Contact:
Callie Johnson

Phone: 701-537-5405
E-mail: callie.johnson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series if for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussion, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:November 14, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years

Have fun, meet other parents and learn effective skills for parenting young children ages 0-5 with this video and discussion based program.

Date:November 15, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
SW Volunteer Project Training for Teens and Adults

The Center for 4-H Youth Development invites you to attend the ND 4-H Volunteer Project Training for Teens and Adults. This training is an excellent opportunity for you to gather new 4-H project ideas that create fun learning experiences for all 4-H members. Please join us for an evening to improve your skills as a 4-H teen or adult volunteer, parent/caregiver or staff member helping youth on their own 4-H journey! Workshop choices include: 1) What’s On Your Plate?, 2) What Do You Do With A Small Animal Project?, 3) Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Scratch, 4) Outdoor Skills and Natural Resources, 5) Growing True Leaders, 6) Exploring the Essential Elements of 4-H.

Date:November 15, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Langdon

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/15-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/17-5:30 p.m.

Langdon Research Extension Center
9280 107th Ave NE
Langdon, ND

Date:November 15, 2016
City:Langdon, ND
Contact:
Macine Lukach

Phone: 701-256-2560
E-mail: macine.lukach@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
Event:
1-2-3 Magic Parenting Class w/FREE Childcare

1-2-3 Magic
This program is considered a simple, easy to learn program for parents and caregivers with children aged 2-12 years. The goals include reducing oppositional and disruptive behaviors, improving compliance, and improving the quality of parent-child relationships – all to reduce family stress.

This three-session workshop series does not offer ND Growing Futures credit.
Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the sessions. Children must be pre-registered in addition to parents.

WHEN: Tuesdays, November 15, 22 & 29, 2016
TIME: 6:00 – 8:00pm
WHERE: Mandan ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc or scan the QR Code:
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
no later than November 14, 2016. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:November 15, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Langdon

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/15-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/17-5:30 p.m.

Langdon Research Extension Center
9280 107th Ave NE
Langdon, ND

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Langdon, ND
Contact:
Macine Lukach

Phone: 701-256-2560
E-mail: macine.lukach@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Carrington REC
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Hettinger REC 101
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Hettinger, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Williston, Broadway Commons Bldg – Conf. Room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Parents Forever

Transition program for parents as they continue to parent together through a divorce or separation, and for never-married parents whe they decide to parent apart. Parents forever is a research-based educational program to help parents through the process of making informed, child-supportive decisions during transition, resulting in healthy children and positive parent-child relationships.

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Molly Soeby

Phone: 70-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: molly.soeby@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Grand Forks Cty Ext. (3rd Floor Conf. Rm)
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop - McClusky

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 11/22-5:30 p.m.

Sheridan Co. Courthouse
215 2nd St. E.
McClusky, ND

Date:November 17, 2016
City:McClusky, ND
Contact:
Nicole Wardner

Phone: 701-363-2242
E-mail: nicole.wardner@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Richland Cty Ext. – Conf. room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Wahpeton, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Towner

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/14-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 11/21-5:30 p.m.
McHenry County Extension Office
214 Main St S
Towner, ND

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Towner, ND
Contact:
Callie Johnson

Phone: 701-537-5405
E-mail: callie.johnson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Lamoure – CCH meeting room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:November 17, 2016
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
NW Volunteer Project Training fro Teens and Adults

The Center for 4-H Youth Development invites you to attend the ND 4-H Volunteer Project Training for Teens and Adults. This training is an excellent opportunity for you to gather new 4-H project ideas that create fun learning experiences for all 4-H members. Please join us for an evening to improve your skills as a 4-H teen or adult volunteer, parent/caregiver or staff member helping youth on their own 4-H journey! Workshop choices include: 1) What’s On Your Plate?, 2) What Do You Do With A Small Animal Project?, 3) Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Scratch, 4) Outdoor Skills and Natural Resources, 5) Growing True Leaders, 6) Exploring the Essential Elements of 4-H.

Date:November 17, 2016
City:Alexander, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/volunteers/training/
Event:
4-H Ambassador Selections

More information to come!

Date:November 17 - 19, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-9218
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Kindred

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/28- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/5-5:30 p.m.

Kindred City Hall
31 5th Ave N
Kindred, ND

Date:November 21, 2016
City:Kindred, ND
Contact:
Rita Ussatis

Phone: 701-241-5700
E-mail: rita.ussatis@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series if for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussion, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:November 21, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop - McClusky

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 11/22-5:30 p.m.

Sheridan Co. Courthouse
215 2nd St. E.
McClusky, ND

Date:November 21, 2016
City:McClusky, ND
Contact:
Nicole Wardner

Phone: 701-363-2242
E-mail: nicole.wardner@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Parenting Pause: Just a Taste of... Support! w/FREE Childcare

Parenting Pause #2: Just a Taste of… Support!
Have you ever wondered… “where can I get support?” Here is your chance to test out a parent support group!

This single-session workshop does not offer ND Growing Futures credit.
Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the class. Children must be pre-registered in addition to parents.

WHEN: Monday, November 21, 2016
TIME: 6:00 – 7:00pm
WHERE: Bismarck ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc or scan the QR Code:
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
no later than November 20, 2016. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:November 21, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Wishek

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/28- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/5-5:30 p.m.

Location TBD, Wishek, ND

Date:November 21, 2016
City:Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: crystal.schaunaman@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
NE 4-H Volunteer Project Training for Teens and Adults

The Center for 4-H Youth Development invites you to attend the ND 4-H Volunteer Project Training for Teens and Adults. This training is an excellent opportunity for you to gather new 4-H project ideas that create fun learning experiences for all 4-H members. Please join us for an evening to improve your skills as a 4-H teen or adult volunteer, parent/caregiver or staff member helping youth on their own 4-H journey! Workshop choices include: 1) What’s On Your Plate?, 2) What Do You Do With A Small Animal Project?, 3) Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Scratch, 4) Outdoor Skills and Natural Resources, 5) Growing True Leaders, 6) Exploring the Essential Elements of 4-H.

Date:November 21, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/volunteers/training/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Towner

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/14-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 11/21-5:30 p.m.
McHenry County Extension Office
214 Main St S
Towner, ND

Date:November 21, 2016
City:Towner, ND
Contact:
Callie Johnson

Phone: 701-537-5405
E-mail: callie.johnson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-New Rockford

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 11/28-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 12/1-6:00 p.m.

Eddy County Extension Office
205 3rd St SE
New Rockford, ND

Date:November 21, 2016
City:New Rockford, ND
Contact:
Tim Becker

Phone: 701-947-2454
E-mail: tim.becker@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Annual In-Service for County Agents and Secretaries

Annual in-service for county agents and secretaries with pesticide responsibilities. Statewide streaming video conference.

Central Time: 10:00am – 2:30pm (1 hour for lunch)
Mountain Time: 9:00am – 1:30pm (1 hour for lunch)

Date:November 22, 2016
City:Various, ND, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years

Have fun, meet other parents and learn effective skills for parenting young children ages 0-5 with this video and discussion based program.

Date:November 22, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop - McClusky

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 11/22-5:30 p.m.

Sheridan Co. Courthouse
215 2nd St. E.
McClusky, ND

Date:November 22, 2016
City:McClusky, ND
Contact:
Nicole Wardner

Phone: 701-363-2242
E-mail: nicole.wardner@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
1-2-3 Magic Parenting Class w/FREE Childcare

1-2-3 Magic
This program is considered a simple, easy to learn program for parents and caregivers with children aged 2-12 years. The goals include reducing oppositional and disruptive behaviors, improving compliance, and improving the quality of parent-child relationships – all to reduce family stress.

This three-session workshop series does not offer ND Growing Futures credit.
Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the sessions. Children must be pre-registered in addition to parents.

WHEN: Tuesdays, November 15, 22 & 29, 2016
TIME: 6:00 – 8:00pm
WHERE: Mandan ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc or scan the QR Code:
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
no later than November 14, 2016. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:November 22, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
National 4-H Congress

The National 4-H Congress is a 5-day conference for youth ages 15-19 held at the end of November in Atlanta, GA.

Delegates will meet other 4-H members from around the country and share ideas;
participate in workshops designed to develop leadership skills;
experience service learning with hands-on projects; and
have opportunities to tour Atlanta.

Date:November 25 - 29, 2016
City:Atlanta, GA, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/national_trip_opportunities/national_4_h_congress/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Wishek

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/28- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/5-5:30 p.m.

Location TBD, Wishek, ND

Date:November 28, 2016
City:Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: crystal.schaunaman@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series if for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussion, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:November 28, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Kindred

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/28- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/5-5:30 p.m.

Kindred City Hall
31 5th Ave N
Kindred, ND

Date:November 28, 2016
City:Kindred, ND
Contact:
Rita Ussatis

Phone: 701-241-5700
E-mail: rita.ussatis@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-New Rockford

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 11/28-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 12/1-6:00 p.m.

Eddy County Extension Office
205 3rd St SE
New Rockford, ND

Date:November 28, 2016
City:New Rockford, ND
Contact:
Tim Becker

Phone: 701-947-2454
E-mail: tim.becker@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Watford City

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/29-1:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/5- 1:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/6-1:30 p.m.

NDSU Extension Service-McKenzie County Building
201 5th St NW
Watford City, ND

Date:November 29, 2016
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Marcia Hellandsaas

Phone: 701-444-3451
E-mail: marcia.hellandsaas@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years

Have fun, meet other parents and learn effective skills for parenting young children ages 0-5 with this video and discussion based program.

Date:November 29, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
1-2-3 Magic w/FREE Childcare

1-2-3 Magic
This program is considered a simple, easy to learn program for parents and caregivers with children aged 2-12 years. The goals include reducing oppositional and disruptive behaviors, improving compliance, and improving the quality of parent-child relationships – all to reduce family stress.

This three-session workshop series does not offer ND Growing Futures credit.
Childcare will be provided FREE of charge during the sessions. Children must be pre-registered in addition to parents.

WHEN: Tuesdays, November 15, 22 & 29, 2016
TIME: 6:00 – 8:00pm
WHERE: Mandan ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc or scan the QR Code:
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
no later than November 14, 2016. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:November 29, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Jamestown

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/29-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/5- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/6-5:30 p.m.

NDSU Extension Service-Stutsman County Office
502 10th Ave SE
Jamestown, ND

Date:November 29, 2016
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: alicia.harstad@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fargodome – In conjunction with the Northern Ag Expo
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:00am
Training: 8:00am-5:00pm

In collaboration with the MN Ag Dept

Date:November 30, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-New Rockford

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 11/28-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 12/1-6:00 p.m.

Eddy County Extension Office
205 3rd St SE
New Rockford, ND

Date:December 1, 2016
City:New Rockford, ND
Contact:
Tim Becker

Phone: 701-947-2454
E-mail: tim.becker@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Watford City

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/29-1:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/5- 1:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/6-1:30 p.m.

NDSU Extension Service-McKenzie County Building
201 5th St NW
Watford City, ND

Date:December 5, 2016
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Marcia Hellandsaas

Phone: 701-444-3451
E-mail: marcia.hellandsaas@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series if for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussion, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:December 5, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Wishek

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/28- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/5-5:30 p.m.

Location TBD, Wishek, ND

Date:December 5, 2016
City:Wishek, ND
Contact:
Crystal Schaunaman

Phone: 701-288-5180
E-mail: crystal.schaunaman@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Kindred

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/21-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 11/28- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/5-5:30 p.m.

Kindred City Hall
31 5th Ave N
Kindred, ND

Date:December 5, 2016
City:Kindred, ND
Contact:
Rita Ussatis

Phone: 701-241-5700
E-mail: rita.ussatis@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Jamestown

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/29-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/5- 5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/6-5:30 p.m.

NDSU Extension Service-Stutsman County Office
502 10th Ave SE
Jamestown, ND

Date:December 5, 2016
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: alicia.harstad@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Williston

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 12/6-1:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/13- 1:30 p.m.

Williston Research Extension Center
14120 Hwy 2
Williston, ND

Date:December 6 - November 6, 2016
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Danielle Steinhoff

Phone: 701-577-4595
E-mail: danielle.steinhoff@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Jamestown

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/29-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/5-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/6-5:30 p.m.

NDSU Extension Service-Stutsman County Office
502 10th Ave SE
Jamestown, ND

Date:December 6, 2016
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: alicia.harstad@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Watford City

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 11/29-1:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/5- 1:30 p.m.
Session #3 12/6-1:30 p.m.

NDSU Extension Service-McKenzie County Building
201 5th St NW
Watford City, ND

Date:December 6, 2016
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Marcia Hellandsaas

Phone: 701-444-3451
E-mail: marcia.hellandsaas@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Washburn

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 12/6-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 12/8-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 12/13-6:00 p.m.

North Dakota 4-H Camp
2702 8th St SW
Washburn, ND

Date:December 6, 2016
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Calandria Edwards

Phone: 701-462-8541
E-mail: calandria.jarboe@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
7 Habits of Highly Effective People

This program has a strong emphasis on effectiveness in the workplace. Based on the best-selling business book by the same name, this three-day workshop experience provides the foundation to strengthen the human side of performance at the personal, managerial, and organizational levels. The content helps build a stronger Extension organization by strengthening and exercising the character and competence of the individual employee.

Date:December 6 - 8, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Jodi Bruns

Phone: 701-231-9688
E-mail: jodi.bruns@ndsu.edu
Event:
New Staff Orientation

Orientation for New Extension Staff.

Date:December 6 - 8, 2016
City:Fargo, ND, ND
Contact:
Kris Holt

Phone: 701-231-9688
Fax: 701-231-5045
E-mail: kris.holt@ndsu.edu
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Washburn

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 12/6-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 12/8-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 12/13-6:00 p.m.

North Dakota 4-H Camp
2702 8th St SW
Washburn, ND

Date:December 8, 2016
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Calandria Edwards

Phone: 701-462-8541
E-mail: calandria.jarboe@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Parents Forever

Parents Forever is a four hour, single-session research-based educational program designed to help parents make informed, child-supportive decisions during separation/divorce, resulting in healthy children and positive parent-child relationships.
This single-session workshop is not sponsored by the ND DHS.
Cost is $55/person. Participants must register & make payment at least 2 weeks before class date.
*A minimum of 5 paid participants are required to hold class.

WHEN: Monday, December 12, 2016 5:30 – 9:30pm
LOCATION: Mandan ND

Register online to attend at www.tinyurl.com/region7prc.
You may also register through a link on our Facebook page, through a link
on our website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/pen/region-7, or by calling 701-667-3342
at least 2 weeks before class. Register early, class sizes are limited.

Presented by NDSU Extension Service/Region VII Parenting Resource Center.

North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a U.S. veteran. Direct inquiries to: Vice Provost for Faculty and Equity Old Main 201 701-231-7708 or Title IX/ADA Coordinator Old Main 102 701-231-6409

Date:December 12, 2016
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series if for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussion, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:December 12, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Reducing the Risks - Parenting Teens/Pre-teens about Drugs/Alcohol

Joint this discussion/video based class to gain the tools and confidence to implement 10 risk-prevention strategies; communicate and set limits regarding risky behavior; be a parental filter and model; and more to help your teen/pre-teen make good choices in challenging situations.

Date:December 13, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6450
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Williston

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 12/6-1:30 p.m.
Session #2 12/13- 1:30 p.m.

Williston Research Extension Center
14120 Hwy 2
Williston, ND

Date:December 13, 2016
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Danielle Steinhoff

Phone: 701-577-4595
E-mail: danielle.steinhoff@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Washburn

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 12/6-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 12/8-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 12/13-6:00 p.m.

North Dakota 4-H Camp
2702 8th St SW
Washburn, ND

Date:December 13, 2016
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Calandria Edwards

Phone: 701-462-8541
E-mail: calandria.jarboe@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
ANR REC Based Specialists Meeting

This is a meeting of the REC based ANR specialists from across the state.

Date:December 14 - 15, 2016
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Dr. Charlie Stoltenow

Phone: 701-231-7867
E-mail: charles.stoltenow@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: ND REC – meeting room – Minot
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Dickinson State University, Klinefelter Hall, Room 220
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2016
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Grand Forks County Extension 151 S 4th St Suite 302
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2016
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Burleigh County Extension, 3715 E Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2016
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: NDSU, QBB Hall, Room 422 – Fargo
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:December 15, 2016
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Central Dakota Ag Day

A one day program offering thirty 1/2 hour sessions that will provide a wealth of educational information on a variety of topics (some old, some new)to crop and livestock producers, not only in central North Dakota, but state-wide, addressing animal science/livestock production, agronomy/crop production, marketing/economics, soil health, plant health, horticulture topics, etc. The program will conclude with a one hour general presentation.

Date:December 16, 2016
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Joel Lemer

Phone: 701-652-2581
Fax: 701-652-2081
E-mail: joel.lemer@ndsu.edu
Event:
Reducing the Risks - parenting Teens/Pre-teens about Drugs/Alcohol

Joint this discussion/video based class to gain the tools and confidence to implement 10 risk-prevention strategies; communicate and set limits regarding risky behavior; be a parental filter and model; and more to help your teen/pre-teen make good choices in challenging situations.

Date:December 20, 2016
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Napoleon

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/3-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 1/9-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 1/10-6:00 p.m.

Logan County Courthouse
301 Broadway
Napoleon, ND

Date:January 3, 2017
City:Napoleon, ND
Contact:
Sheldon Gerhardt

Phone: 701-754-2504
E-mail: sheldon.gerhardt@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
4-H Western National Roundup

Western National Roundup provides a place for youth to compete nationally while encouraging teamwork and self-confidence, and while focusing on the 4-H Mission Mandates: Science, Engineering, Technology, Mathematics, Healthy Living and Citizenship

Western Roundup will be held in Denver Colorado.

Date:January 5 - 8, 2017
City:Denver, CO, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.westernnationalroundup.org/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Napoleon

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/3-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 1/9-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 1/10-6:00 p.m.

Logan County Courthouse
301 Broadway
Napoleon, ND

Date:January 9, 2017
City:Napoleon, ND
Contact:
Sheldon Gerhardt

Phone: 701-754-2504
E-mail: sheldon.gerhardt@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Happiest Baby on the Block

The title says it all! Learn techniques to calm and soothe your baby while increasing baby’s sleep time (and yours).

Date:January 9, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Cavalier

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/9-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 1/10-6:00 p.m.

Pembina County Courthouse Farmer’s Room
301 Dakota St W
Cavalier, ND

Date:January 9, 2017
City:Cavalier, ND
Contact:
Samantha Lahman

Phone: 701-265-8411
E-mail: samantha.lahman@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Napoleon

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/3-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 1/9-6:00 p.m.
Session #3 1/10-6:00 p.m.

Logan County Courthouse
301 Broadway
Napoleon, ND

Date:January 10, 2017
City:Napoleon, ND
Contact:
Sheldon Gerhardt

Phone: 701-754-2504
E-mail: sheldon.gerhardt@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Cavalier

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/9-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 1/10-6:00 p.m.

Pembina County Courthouse Farmer’s Room
301 Dakota St W
Cavalier, ND

Date:January 10, 2017
City:Cavalier, ND
Contact:
Samantha Lahman

Phone: 701-265-8411
E-mail: samantha.lahman@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Elgin

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/10-11:00 a.m.MT
Session #2 1/13-11:00 a.m.MT
Session #3 1/17-11:00 a.m.MT

Community Center Meeting Room
305 N Main St
Carson, ND

Date:January 10, 2017
City:Carson, ND
Contact:
Katie Wirt

Phone: 701-622-3470
E-mail: katie.wirt@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:January 10, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Elgin

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/10-11:00 a.m.MT
Session #2 1/13-11:00 a.m.MT
Session #3 1/17-11:00 a.m.MT

Community Center Meeting Room
305 N Main St
Elgin, ND

Date:January 10, 2017
City:Elgin, ND
Contact:
Katie Wirt

Phone: 701-622-3470
E-mail: katie.wirt@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Jamestown Civic Center, 212 3rd Ave SW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

In conjunction with the Jamestown Ag Show

Date:January 11, 2017
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Home, Industrial & Institutional Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their H,I,I certification.
Categories: Home, Industrial & Institutional, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Fargo, NDSU Loftsgard Hall, Room 380
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-3:00pm

Date:January 12, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Happiest Baby on the Block

The title says it all! Learn techniques to calm and soothe your baby while increasing baby’s sleep time (and yours).

Date:January 16, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:January 17, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop - Grand Forks

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 1/24-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 1/31-5:30 p.m.

Grand Forks Co. Extension Office Conference room #302
151 S. 4th St.
Grand Forks, ND

Date:January 17, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Willie Huot

Phone: 701-780-8229
E-mail: willie.huot@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Elgin

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/10-11:00 a.m.MT
Session #2 1/13-11:00 a.m.MT
Session #3 1/17-11:00 a.m.MT

Community Center Meeting Room
305 N Main St
Elgin, ND

Date:January 17, 2017
City:Elgin, ND
Contact:
Katie Wirt

Phone: 701-622-3470
E-mail: katie.wirt@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Building Strong and Effective Extension Programs (Phase 2 Orientation)

Becoming an effective Extension agent/specialist requires one to provide relevant programs that meet the needs of your clients. This workshop will offer insight regarding character traits of a successful Extension agent/specialist, methods to gather citizen input, outline the program planning team process, share effective evaluations, and describe tips for writing relevant Impact Reports. In addition, you will learn skills to strengthen teamwork, manage conflict, and improve communications in the office.

Date:January 18 - 20, 2017
City:Fargo, ND, ND
Contact:
Kris Holt

Phone: 701-231-9688
Fax: 701-231-5045
E-mail: kris.holt@ndsu.edu
Event:
Southwest District Archery Match

More information to come!

Date:January 21, 2017
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop - Grand Forks

uccession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 1/24-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 1/31-5:30 p.m.

Grand Forks Co. Extension Office Conference room #302
151 S. 4th St.
Grand Forks, ND

Date:January 24, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Willie Huot

Phone: 701-780-8229
E-mail: willie.huot@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:January 24, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
4-H Program Planning Meeting

More information to come!

Date:January 25 - 26, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Meagan Scott

Phone: 701-231-7964
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: meagan.scott@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Parents Forever

Transition program for parents as they continue to parent together through a divorce or separation, and for never-married parents when they decide to parent apart.
Parents Forever is a research-based educational program to help parents through the process of making informed, child-supportive decisions during transition, resulting in healthy children and positive parent-child relationships.

Date:January 26, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Molly Soeby

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: molly.soeby@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension
Event:
4-H Ambassador Winter Retreat

More information to come!

Date:January 27 - 29, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-9218
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

If you missed the first session of Nurtured Heart, this is another opportunity to acquire effective techniques to address difficult and intense child behaviors that will result in improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:January 30, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop - Grand Forks

uccession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 1/17-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 1/24-5:30 p.m.
Session #3 1/31-5:30 p.m.

Grand Forks Co. Extension Office Conference room #302
151 S. 4th St.
Grand Forks, ND

Date:January 31, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Willie Huot

Phone: 701-780-8229
E-mail: willie.huot@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Fargodome, 1800 N University Dr, Fargo
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:January 31, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:January 31, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Basic 4-H Training

More information to come!

Date:January 31 - February 1, 2017
City:WASHBURN, ND
Contact:
Meagan Scott

Phone: 701-231-7964
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: meagan.scott@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Dickinson, Ramada Inn/Dakota Lodge, 532 15th St SW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am MOUNTAIN TIME
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm MOUNTAIN TIME

Date:February 2, 2017
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Watford City, CCH EDC meeting room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 2, 2017
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

If you missed the first session of Nurtured Heart, this is another opportunity to acquire effective techniques to address difficult and intense child behaviors that will result in improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:February 6, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Lamoure County Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm

Date:February 7, 2017
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:February 7, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.ede
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Minot

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 2/7-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 2/9-5:30 p.m.

Ward Co. Administration Building
225 3rd St SE
Minot, ND

Date:February 7, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Hettinger Research Extension Center, West Highway 12 Room 101
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am MOUNTAIN TIME
Training: 8:00am-3:30pm MOUNTAIN TIME

Date:February 7, 2017
City:Hettinger, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Mohall, Renville County Extension, 205 Main St E
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm

Date:February 7, 2017
City:Mohall, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Carrington REC – 663 HWY 281 N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:February 7, 2017
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Minot

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 2/7-5:30 p.m.
Session #2 2/9-5:30 p.m.

Ward Co. Administration Building
225 3rd St SE
Minot, ND

Date:February 9, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Northeast District Archery Match

More information to come!

Date:February 11, 2017
City:Cando, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

If you missed the first session of Nurtured Heart, this is another opportunity to acquire effective techniques to address difficult and intense child behaviors that will result in improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:February 13, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Long Term Health Care Planning for Farm and Ranch Families

Long-term health care has become a major issue for farm
and ranch families who want to transition their business to
the next generation. A long-term health-care plan is an essential
part of any succession and estate plan to ensure the business
transitions as the family desires. This session will help farmer and ranch families be award of the laws, rules and regulations governing the payment for long term health care.

Date:February 13, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Kelcey Hoffman, Rita Ussatis

Phone: 701-241-5700
E-mail: kelcey.hoffman@ndsu.edu, rita.ussatis@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
Event:
Long Term Health Care Planning for Farm and Ranch Families

Long-term health care has become a major issue for farm
and ranch families who want to transition their business to
the next generation. A long-term health-care plan is an essential
part of any succession and estate plan to ensure the business
transitions as the family desires. This session will help farmer and ranch families be award of the laws, rules and regulations governing the payment for long term health care.

Date:February 14, 2017
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Ashley Stegeman, Vanessa Hoines

Phone: 701-221-6865
E-mail: ashley.Stegeman@ndsu.edu, vanessa.hoines@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Aerial Applicators Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their Aerial certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way
Core: Aerial/Ground
Location: St. Cloud, MN River’s Edge Convention Center
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Tristate Aerial Applicators Convention Feb. 13,14,15, 2017

Date:February 14, 2017
City:St. Cloud, MN
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Long Term Health Care Planning for Farm and Ranch Families

Long-term health care has become a major issue for farm
and ranch families who want to transition their business to
the next generation. A long-term health-care plan is an essential
part of any succession and estate plan to ensure the business
transitions as the family desires. This session will help farmer and ranch families be award of the laws, rules and regulations governing the payment for long term health care.

Date:February 15, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Paige Brummund, Ellen Bjelland

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: paige.f.brummund@ndsu.edu, ellen.bjelland@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
Event:
Long Term Health Care Planning for Farm and Ranch Families

Long-term health care has become a major issue for farm
and ranch families who want to transition their business to
the next generation. A long-term health-care plan is an essential
part of any succession and estate plan to ensure the business
transitions as the family desires. This session will help farmer and ranch families be award of the laws, rules and regulations governing the payment for long term health care.

Date:February 16, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Willie Huot

Phone: 701-780-8229
E-mail: willie.huot@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Minot Research Extension Center, 5400 Hwy 83 S
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:30pm

Date:February 16, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:February 21, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Eastern Crop & Pest Management School

The school is designed for individuals who will be scouting crops for pest and production problems. The program has multiple components to teach the basics in weed, disease and insect identification and scouting procedures, plus hands-on sessions devoted to important pest and production issues for major crops in the region. The school helps prepare individuals to be successful field scouts, and will update agricultural professionals on research and crop production recommendations for major crops grown in North Dakota.

Speakers include NDSU state and area Extension specialists and North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station faculty. Reference materials will be provided.

For further information about the content of this program, contact Darla Bakko in the Plant Pathology Department at (701) 231-8866 or email darla.bakko@ndsu.edu

Date:February 21 - 22, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Darla Bakko

Phone: 701-231-8866
Fax: 701-231-7851
E-mail: darla.bakko@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extplantpath/events
Event:
Northwest District Archery Match

More information to come!

Date:February 25, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

If you missed the first session of Nurtured Heart, this is another opportunity to acquire effective techniques to address difficult and intense child behaviors that will result in improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:February 27, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:February 28, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 28 - March 1, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Foundation Hall Fame Applications Due

This award is given to outstanding leaders and volunteers that have been involved in 4-H for 15 years or more at the local, county, or state level.

Date:March 1, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Alice Amundson

Phone: 701-231-7280
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: alice.amundson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/foundation/recognition/
Event:
Climate Curriculum Training for Agents

Agents will have the opportunity to receive training from Daryl Richison on a new climate curriculum developed through the NDSU Extension Service. Additionally, agents from Montana Extension Service will also be attending the training.

Date:March 1, 2017
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Dr. Charlie Stoltenow

Phone: 701-231-7867
E-mail: charles.stoltenow@ndsu.edu
Event:
Foundation Scholarships Due
Date:March 1, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Alice Amundson

Phone: 701-231-7280
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: alice.amundson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/foundation/scholarships/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Grand Forks Public Safety Center, 1220 S 52nd St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 2, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Climate Curriculum Training for Agents

Agents will have the opportunity to receive training from Daryl Ritchison on a new climate curriculum developed through the NDSU Extension Service. The training will be in conjunction with the Montana State University Extension Service at Lewistown, MT.

Date:March 2, 2017
City:Lewistown, MT
Contact:
Dr. Charlie Stoltenow

Phone: 701-231-7867
E-mail: charles.stoltenow@ndsu.edu
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Fargodome, 1800 N. University Dr, Fargo
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.
In collaboration with MN Ag Dept.

Date:March 3, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest
Date:March 4, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/livestock_judging/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

If you missed the first session of Nurtured Heart, this is another opportunity to acquire effective techniques to address difficult and intense child behaviors that will result in improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:March 6, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:March 7, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Western Crop and Pest Management School

The school is designed for individuals who will be scouting crops for pest and production problems. The program has multiple components to teach the basics in weed, disease and insect identification and scouting procedures, plus hands-on sessions devoted to important pest and production issues for major crops in the region. The school helps prepare individuals to be successful field scouts, and will update agricultural professionals on research and crop production recommendations for major crops grown in North Dakota.

Speakers include NDSU state and area Extension specialists and North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station faculty. Reference materials will be provided.

For further information about the content of this program, contact Darla Bakko in the Plant Pathology Department at (701) 231-8866 or email darla.bakko@ndsu.edu

The Location is Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge Dickinson

Date:March 7 - 9, 2017
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Darla Bakko

Phone: 701-231-8866
Fax: 701-231-7851
E-mail: darla.bakko@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extplantpath/events
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Stanley, Mountrail Co Extension, 8103 6st ST NW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 9, 2017
City:Stanley, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
State 4-H Crop Judging
Date:March 11, 2017
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakrer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/crop_judging/
Event:
Southeast District Archery Match

More information to come!

Date:March 11, 2017
City:West Fargo, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
NDWS Hippology Contest

This hippology contest will consist of the test, stations, and team problem. It will not include horse judging classes. This is a tentative date, possibility of being held Friday, March 10.

Date:March 11, 2017
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/horse_judging/
Event:
Air Rifle Shootout

More information to come!

Date:March 12, 2017
City:West Fargo, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
Nurtured Heart

If you missed the first session of Nurtured Heart, this is another opportunity to acquire effective techniques to address difficult and intense child behaviors that will result in improved behaviors at home, school and in public.

Date:March 13, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Dickinson State University, Klinefelter Hall, Room 220
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:00am-3:30pm MOUNTAIN TIME
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 14, 2017
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Williams County Broadway Commons Building, 302 E Broadway, Williston
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 14, 2017
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location:Minot NCREC Meeting Room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 14, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Climate Curriculum Training for Agents

Agents will have the opportunity to receive training from Daryl Richison on a new climate curriculum developed through the NDSU Extension Service.

Date:March 14, 2017
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Dr. Charlie Stoltenow

Phone: 701-231-7867
E-mail: charles.stoltenow@ndsu.edu
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Oakes

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 3/14-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 3/16-6:00 p.m.

Oakes Ambulance Training Facility
615 Ivy Ave
Oakes, ND

Date:March 14, 2017
City:Oakes, ND
Contact:
Breana Kiser

Phone: 701-349-3249, ext. 2
E-mail: breana.s.kiser.3@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:March 14, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf Recertification Training

Commercial Greenhouse and Ornamental & Turf recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Greenhouse, Ornamental & Turf, Research & Demo
Core: Ground
Location: Bismarck, Burleigh County Comm. Room
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am
Training: 9:00am-4:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 14, 2017
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Lamoure County Extension, 202 4th Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 16 - February 16, 2017
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Mohall, Renville County Extension, 202 Main St E
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 16, 2017
City:Mohall, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Carrington, Research Extension Center, 663 Hwy 281 N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 16, 2017
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Hettinger, Research Extension Center, West Hwy 12, Room 101
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:30am MOUNTAIN TIME
Training: 9:00am-1:30pm MOUNTAIN TIME
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 16, 2017
City:Hettinger, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Fargo, NDSU QBB 422
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 16, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Fumigation Recertification Training

Commercial Fumigation recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Category: Fumigation
Core: Ground
Location: Williston, Williams County Broadway Commons Building, 302 E Broadway
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:30am
Training: 10:00am-2:30pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:March 16, 2017
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan Workshop-Oakes

Succession Planning workshop for farm and ranch families.
Session #1 3/14-6:00 p.m.
Session #2 3/16-6:00 p.m.

Oakes Ambulance Training Facility
615 Ivy Ave
Oakes, ND

Date:March 16, 2017
City:Oakes, ND
Contact:
Breana Kiser

Phone: 701-349-3249, ext. 2
E-mail: breana.s.kiser.3@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/succession/events
Event:
4-H Ambassador Sprint Retreat

More information to come!

Date:March 17 - 19, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-9218
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series is for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussions, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:March 20, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fessenden, Wells Co Extension, 600 Railway St N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 21, 2017
City:Fessenden, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:March 21, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6450
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Langdon, Research Extension Center, 9280 107 Ave NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 21, 2017
City:Langdon, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Bowbells, Burke County Extension, 103 Main St
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – GO TO http://www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 21, 2017
City:Bowbells, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: LaMoure County Extension
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 21, 2017
City:LaMoure, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Linton, Emmons County Courthouse, 100 4th St NW
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 21, 2017
City:Linton, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Ramsey CCH – meeting room – Devils Lake, ND
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 23, 2017
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Air Rifle State Championship

More information to come!

Date:March 25, 2017
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
National 4-H Conference

National trips are another great opportunity for youth to expand their knowledge of our nation, develop friendships from a diverse group of youth, and learn excellent leadership skills.

Date:March 25 - 30, 2017
City:Washington, DC, ND
Contact:
Natalie Hilgers

Phone: 701-231-7259
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: natalie.hilgers@ndsu.edu
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series is for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussions, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:March 27, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Bismarck, Hillside Community Room, 1719 E Blvd Ave
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:March 28, 2017
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:March 28, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fargodome, 1800 N University Dr
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:00am
Training: 8:00am-4:30pm

Date:March 30, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
4-H Horse Events

The horse event weekend will consist of horse judging, hippology, quiz bowl and public speaking and demonstration contests. This is a tentative date. Other possible dates include March 25-26 and April 8-9.

Date:April 1 - 2, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/horse_judging/
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series is for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussions, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:April 3, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:April 4, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
4-H Spring Training

More information & location to come!

Date:April 5 - 6, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Meagan Scott

Phone: 701-231-7964
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: meagan.scott@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Gardening Saturday

Gardening Saturday is April 8th at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. Sponsored by the NDSU Extension Service Grand Forks County and Grand Forks Horticultural Society. The day-long event features a keynote speaker and includes multiple breakout sessions with local experts presenting a variety of gardening topics. The registration fee covers all of the day’s events including the educational programs, gardening vendors, breaks, lunch door prizes, a free perennial, and lots of great gardening camaraderie. For more information visit the website or call 701-780-8229.

Date:April 8, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Steve Sagaser

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: stevan.sagaser@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.gardeningsaturday.info/
Event:
Archery Indoor Championship

More information to come!

Date:April 8, 2017
City:Edgeley, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
4-H Aerospace Event

More information to come!

Date:April 9 - 10, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-9218
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series is for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussions, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:April 10, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

This video based program addresses the parenting issues created as a result of divorce/separation. Learn techniques to give your children the opportunity to grow and flourish in home environments that are free from parental hostility. Your children will thank you.

Date:April 11, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:April 18, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series is for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussions, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:April 24, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:April 25, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
HDFS/HNES/CV Spring Professional Development

NDSU – Room of Nations-Memorial Union

Date:April 25 - 27, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Jeanne Erickson

Phone: 701-231-8652
E-mail: jeanne.erickson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Foundation Century Family Applications Due

Any family whose years as a 4-H member, leader, and/or volunteer add up to 100 or more are eligible.

Date:May 1, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Alice Amundson

Phone: 701-231-7280
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: alice.amundson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/foundation/recognition/
Event:
Basic Beginnings

If you are a new or expecting parent (or maybe it has been awhile since there was a baby in the house), this series is for you. By engaging in hands on activities, demonstrations, discussions, and facilitation, you will learn the basics of baby care as it relates to bonding, attachment, safety, health, sleep, feeding, and development. This is a great opportunity to meet other new parents too.

Date:May 1, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:May 2, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Happiest Baby on the Block

The title says it all! Learn techniques to calm and soothe your baby while increasing baby’s sleep time (and yours).

Date:May 8, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:May 9, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Ambassador Applications Due

Ambassadors are a group of young adults ages 16 to 22 who work to help North Dakota 4-H.

Date:May 15, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 7012317251
Fax: 701-231-7251
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/member_information/4_h_ambassadors/
Event:
Happiest Baby on the Block

The title says it all! Learn techniques to calm and soothe your baby while increasing baby’s sleep time (and yours).

Date:May 15, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Parenting the Love and Logic Way®

Love and Logic is a video based parenting class for parents of young children. The five sessions illustrate parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits. Learn to put the fun in parenting.

Date:May 16, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial pesticide applicators who work in mosquito control.
Categories: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Bismarck, Burleigh County Extension, 3715 E Bismarck Expressway
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:00am
Training: 9:30am-4:00pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:May 25, 2017
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial pesticide applicators who work in mosquito control.
Categories: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Fargo, NDSU, Quentin Burdick Building, Room 422
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:00am
Training: 9:30am-4:00pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:May 25, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Pesticide Recertification Training

Commercial pesticide recertification training for those renewing their certification.
Categories: Ag Pest, Right-of-Way, Seed Treatment, Research & Demo
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Minot, NCREC 101
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:May 25, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
Commercial Public Health Recertification Training

This training is for commercial pesticide applicators who work in mosquito control.
Categories: Public Health
Core: Ground and Aerial/Ground
Location: Grand Forks, County Extension, 151 S 4th St, Suite 302
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 9:00am
Training: 9:30am-4:00pm
Exams will not be administered at the training. If testing is required, an appointment is to be made with the local NDSU County Extension Service.

Date:May 25, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Andrew Thostenson

Phone: 701-231-8050
Fax: 701-231-5907
E-mail: NDSU.pesticide@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsupesticide.org/
Event:
4-H Dairy Judging Contest

The dairy judging contest will be held in conjunction with the FFA dairy judging contest during the State FFA Convention.

Date:June 6, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/dairy_judging/
Event:
4-H Meat Judging Contest

This contest will be held in conjunction with the FFA meat judging contest held during the state FFA convention.

Date:June 8, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre or Dr. Robert Maddock

Phone: 701-231-8595/231-8975
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu or robert.maddock@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/meats_judging/
Event:
Archery State Championship

More information to come!

Date:June 9 - 10, 2017
City:WASHBURN, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
Extension Youth Conference

The Mission

To energize and empower North Dakota youth with the tools necessary to form partnerships among youth, volunteers, Extension staff and communities.

Who Should Attend? YOU, if…

you have completed the seventh grade,
are willing to share new ideas with others, and
want to be among those who will gain the most from the experience and who can provide leadership.
Youth do not need to be enrolled in 4-H to attend.

Date:June 19 - 22, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/overnight_tripscamps/extension_youth_conference/
Event:
National Shooting Sports
Date:June 25 - 30, 2017
City:Grand Island, NE, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
North Dakota State Fair
Date:July 21 - 29, 2017
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre (for 4-H events)

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://ndstatefair.com/
Event:
Shotgun State Championship

More information to come!

Date:August 12, 2017
City:Bismarack, ND
Contact:
Adrian Biewer

Phone: 701-231-7251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: adrian.biewer@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/shooting_sports/
Event:
Ambassador Applications Due

Ambassadors are a group of young adults ages 16 to 22 who work to help North Dakota 4-H.

Date:October 15, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 7012317251
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/member_information/4_h_ambassadors/
Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 13 - 14, 2018
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 12 - 13, 2019
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Event:
Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop
Date:February 11 - 12, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres