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Training Sites for 2021

Several NDSU Extension offices will host the Spring Fever Garden Forums in 2021. Register now!


It is important to understand that in-person activities pose an unknown level of risk due to COVID-19. Participation is voluntary. NDSU Extension will take all reasonable measures, but cannot, at any level, assure protection from exposure.

At this time, facial coverings will be required to be worn by staff and attendees at all times. No more than 75% of room occupancy is allowed. 

Interested gardeners have the option of attending online at home. 

Attend at an NDSU Extension Office




Several NDSU Extension offices have agreed to host the Spring Fever Garden Forums. The local County Agent will provide educational materials that support the presentations.

PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED, depending on office. Click on the purple box above or your county's link below to register at a participating host site. This will help us to make room arrangements and prepare your educational materials. Access to your email or phone number will help us to contact you if the forums need to be canceled due to COVID-19.


Updated March 1, 2021. We will keep listing host sites until March 15, 2021. If you have any questions, contact your local Extension office.   

ADAMS COUNTY. Rural Collective, 506 2nd Ave S, Hettinger (across the street from KNDC). Contact person: Hannah Nordby. 701-567-2735/701-590-4071. Email: Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited to the first 20 registrants.

BARNES COUNTY. Barnes County Courthouse Basement. 230 4th St. NW, Valley City. Contact person: Randy Grueneich. 701-845-8528. Email: Pre-registration required and limited seating.

BOWMAN COUNTY.  Bowman City Hall, 101 1st St. NE, Bowman. Contact person: Max Robison. 701-523-5271 Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited to the first 20 registrants.

BOTTINEAU COUNTY. Community Room. Bottineau County Courthouse, 314 West 5th Street, Bottineau. Contact person: Sara Clemens. 701-228-2253. Email:  . Pre-registration is requested. Seating will be limited to 8 individuals.

BURLEIGH COUNTY. NDSU Extension Office, 3715 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck. Contact person: Kelsey Deckert. Phone: 701-221-6865. Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited to 50 participants.

CAVALIER COUNTY.  Courthouse, North Meeting Room, 901 3rd St., Langdon. Contact person: Anitha Chirumamilla. Phone: 701-256-2560. Email: . Pre-registration is required.

DIVIDE COUNTY.  Courthouse, Conference Room, 200 Main St. N; Crosby. Contact person: Travis Binde. Phone: 701-965-6501. Email: Pre-registration is requested. Limited to 30 persons. 

DUNN COUNTY.  Courthouse. 205 Owens St., Manning. Contact person: Rebecca Yarger. Phone: 701-573-5593. Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited to 20 participants.

EMMONS COUNTY.  Courthouse Auditorium, 100 4th St. NW, Linton. Contact person: Emily Leier. Phone: 701-254-4811. Email: Pre-registration is required. Minimum of 5 and a maximum of 15 persons is required to hold forums. Please follow current state guidelines in regards to masks and social distancing.

FOSTER COUNTY. Car.rington City Library. 87 8th Ave. N, Carrington. Contact person: Jeff Gale. Phone: 701-652-2581. Email: . Face-coverings required.

GRANT COUNTY. Grant County Courthouse, Second floor courtroom. 106 2nd Ave. NE, Carson. Contact person: Tessa Osterbauer. Phone: 701-622-3470. Email: .

GRIGGS COUNTY.  Griggs County Courthouse in Multi-Purpose Room or Court Room, 805 Odegard Ave. SW, Cooperstown. Contact person: Jeff Stachler. 701-797-3312. Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating capacity limited to 20 people.

LA MOURE COUNTY.  LaMoure County Courthouse. 202 - 4th Ave. NE, LaMoure. Contact person: Julianne Racine. Phone: 701-883-6080. Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited to 8 persons. 

McKENZIE COUNTY. NDSU Extension Office. County Building. 205 6th Street NW, Watford City. Contact persons: Devan Leo or Marcia Hellandsaas. Phone: 701-444-3451. Email: or . Pre-registration is required. Capacity is 20 participants.

McLEAN COUNTY. McLean County Courthouse. 712 5th Ave., Washburn. Contact person: Calla Edwards. Phone: 701-462-9903. Email: . Pre-registration is requested. This site will not host the first forum. 

MERCER COUNTY. NDSU Extension Office. 1400 Highway 49N, Beulah. Contact person: Craig Askim. Phone: 701-873-5195. Email: Registration is required. Call the office or contact Craig. Capacity is 8 participants. 

MORTON COUNTY. NDSU Extension Office, 3715 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck. Contact person: Kelsey Deckert. Phone: 701-221-6865. Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited to 50 participants.

MOUNTRAIL COUNTY. Mountrail County South Complex. 8103 61st St. NW, Stanley. Contact person: Lynnette Vachal. Phone: 701-628-2835. Email: Please contact the office to register for each session. 

OLIVER COUNTY. More information is coming.

PEMBINA COUNTY.  Farmers’ Room, Pembina County Courthouse, 301 Dakota St. W. #7, Cavalier. Contact person: Casey Krieg. 701-265-8411. Email: . Sessions will be hosted on March 22 and 29 only. Pre-registration is required as spaces are limited to 20 people, masks will be required. 

RAMSEY COUNTY. Armory room of the Memorial Building, 508 4th Av NE. Contact person: Bill Hodous. Phone: 701-662-7027. Email: Pre-registration is required. Room capacity is 30 persons. 

RANSOM COUNTY.  Ransom County Courthouse, Community Room, 204 5th Ave. W, Lisbon. Contact person: Brian Zimprich. 701-683-6128. Email: . Pre-registration is requested. Seating is limited to 20 persons.

SARGENT COUNTY. Sargent County Courthouse Conference Room, 355 Main St. S, Forman. Contact person: Melissa Seykora. Phone: 701-724-3355. Email: . Pre-registration is required by noon the day of the forum. Space is limited.    

SHERIDAN COUNTY. More information is coming. 

SLOPE COUNTY. Slope County Courthouse, 206 S. Main, Amidon. Contact: Shelby Hewson. Phone: 701-879-6270. Email: .

STARK/BILLINGS COUNTIES. Stark County Family and Ag Resource Campus. Dakota Room, Door C. 2680 Empire Road, Dickinson. Contact person: Kurt Froelich. Phone: 701-456-7665. Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited to 24 participants. 

STUTSMAN COUNTY.  NDSU Extension Office. 502 10th Ave. SE. Jamestown. Contact person: Alicia Harstad. 701-252-9030. Email: . Call or email the office to register. Registration is required and space is limited to 30 people. 

WARD COUNTY. Ward County Administration Building, Meeting Rooms 105 & 106. 225 3rd St. SE, Minot. Contact person: Paige Brummund. Phone: 701-857-6444. Email: . Pre-registration is required. Seating is limited.

WILLIAMS COUNTY. Williston Research Extension Center Conference Room, 14120 US Hwy 2, Williston. Contact person: Kelly Leo. Phone: 701-577-4595. Email: . Registration is required at https://bit.ly/2NLQkfn.


If you have any questions, please contact your local County Extension Agent or Tom Kalb at  or 701.328.9722.

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