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Event:
Active Parenting for Stepfamilies

This discussion and video-based program is the perfect way to learn the skills and techniques helpful for successfully building and nurturing a blended family.

Date:September 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:
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:September 11, 2017
City:Mino, 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:September 12, 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:
EFNEP/FNP Annual Conference 2017

Inservice training for EFNEP/FNP staff at the Cobblestone Inn & Suites in Devils Lake. Training includes topics on nutrition and program management.

Date:September 12 - 14, 2017
City:Devils Lake, ND
Contact:
Susan Finneseth

Phone: 701-231-7254
E-mail: susan.finneseth@ndsu.edu
Event:
Parents Forever

Parents Forever is a research-based educational program that puts parents on the path to minimizing stress for themselves and their children. Participants learn how to make informed, child-supportive decisions so children will come through separation or divorce having a positive relationship with both parents vs. feeling caught in the middle of their parent’s conflict.

Date:September 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:
Active Parenting for Stepfamilies
Date:September 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:
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:September 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:
Cooking with Kids & the Family Table

Tuesday, September 19
6:00-7:00pm

Join us for an evening where we will talk about cooking with kids, using slow cookers & the benefits of eating around the family table. Kids will be able to participate in the activities too.

This event is free, plus you’ll have a chance to win door prizes!!

Held at West River Head Start, 1004 7th St. SW, Mandan

Registration required

Register by calling 701-667-3340 or online www.tinyurl.com/region7prc

Individuals with disabilities are invited to request reasonable accommodations to participate in NDSU-sponsored programs and events. To request accommodation(s), please contact NDSU Extension Morton County, at 701-667-3340 at least one week prior to make arrangements.

Date:September 19, 2017
City:Mandan, ND, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
Fax: 701-667-3348
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
SE District Meeting

Annual update for staff in the SE District

Date:September 19, 2017
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Ron Wiederholt

Phone: 701.231.7171
E-mail: ron.wiederholt@ndsu.edu
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:September 19, 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:September 20, 2017
City:Towner, ND
Contact:
Callie Johnson

Phone: 701-537-5405
E-mail: callie.johnson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mchenrycountyextenion
Event:
State Range Judging Contest

The state range judging contest is held in conjunction with FFA at the USDA-ARS station in Mandan and includes practices sites on the first day and the contest starting mid-morning on the second day (September 21).

Date:September 20 - 21, 2017
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Kevin Sedivec or Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-7647or231-8595
E-mail: kevin.sedivec@ndsu.edu or dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/range_judging/
Event:
Basic Beginnings: Growing Together

Are you the parent of an infant, toddler, or expecting a new baby? Growing Together will cover topics including learning and play.
Growing Together series are Wednesdays: September 20 and 27, October 11 and 18, 2017.
Questions? Contact Liz at the Parent Resource Center at 701-667-3342.
Want to register? Call First Choice Clinic in Bismarck at 701-751-7656.
Learn more about Basic Beginnings at www.ag.ndsu.edu/basicbeginnings or call Liz at the Parent Resource Center at 701-667-3342.

Date:September 20 - October 18, 2017
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Active Parenting of Stepfamilies
Date:September 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:
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:September 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:
Active Parenting, Now in 3!

Are your kids between the ages of 5-12? This three-session series of Active Parenting will cover topics such as building courage and character, using effective discipline skills, teaching responsibility, and building active communication techniques. Plus many more topics!
Sessions are September 25, October 9 and 16, 2017.
Limited child care spots are available for children.
Growing Futures credits for child care providers are not available.

Date:September 25 - October 16, 2017
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

Phone: 701-667-3342
E-mail: liz.larson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.tinyurl.com/region7prc
Event:
Including Cover Crops into Farming Systems Field Day

Learning about the benefits of cover crops and how they can be used as part of an interseeding system will be the focus of a North Dakota State University Extension Service field day on Sept. 26.

The half day of educational sessions and field visits will be at the NDSU campus research plots at the corner of 15th Ave. North and 18th Street North in Fargo. The sessions begin at 8 a.m. and end at 1:30 p.m.

The field day will feature information about 32 different cover crop species and how they can fit into a farming operation. In addition, a soybean research plot interseeded with cover crops will be showcased. At a third station the effect of cover crops on soil health will be discussed.

Participants also will visit by bus the field research and demonstration plots near Hickson. Stops include cover crop interseeded corn fields, and a research site investigating the effect of cover crops on soil health and fertility when interseeded in corn.

Date:September 26, 2017
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Hans Kandel

Phone: 701-231-8135
E-mail: hans.kandel@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://goo.gl/forms/dM3lVdsUsO0s2rd52
Event:
SW District Conference
Date:September 26, 2017
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Jim Gray

Phone: 701-328-9716
E-mail: jim.gray@ndsu.edu
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:September 26, 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 & Logic Way®
Date:September 27, 2017
City:Towner, ND
Contact:
Callie Johnson

Phone: 701-537-5405
E-mail: callie.johnson@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/WardCountyExtension
Event:
Active Parenting of Stepfamilies
Date:September 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:
Marketing Club Facilitators Conference

Whether you facilitate a market club, want to start a market club, or just want to get updates on the latest topics affecting agriculture today, you are welcome.

Carrington Research Extension Center
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (estimated schedule)
A $10 lunch fee will be collected at the registration table.
Email paulann.haakenson@ndsu.edu if you plan to attend (for meal counts).

Date:September 28, 2017
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Frayne Olson

Phone: 701-231-7377
E-mail: frayne.olson@ndsu.edu or sandy.osborne@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ndsu.edu/farmmanagement
Event:
Love and Logic

Love and Logic strategies are introduced to reduce whining, arguing and complaining. Avoid power struggles and create effective limits. Learn what to do when your kids leave you speechless! And much more…
Sessions are September 28, October 12, 17, 24 and November 2, 2017.
6:00-6:30 PM Meal Available.
6:30-8:00 PM Class Session.
Register through the Wilton Public Schools at 701-734-6331.
Location details given when you call.
Child care available, spots are limited.
Growing Futures credits for child care providers are not available.

Date:September 28 - November 2, 2017
City:Wilton, ND
Contact:
Liz Larson

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

The Nurtured Heart Approach has been proven to create greatness in even the most intense children – very quickly and in inspiring and lasting ways. Children learn to believe in themselves and have confidence in successes that flow from investing intensity, intelligence and life force into positive action. Attend this 6-week series and you will leave with a powerful set of skills you can use immediately to help children live in positive ways – and flourish!

Date:September 28 - November 9, 2017
City:Grand Forks, ND
Contact:
Grand Forks County Extension

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: NDSU.GrandForks.Extension@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/grandforkscountyextension/parent_resource_coordinator/upcoming-classes