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Event:
National Diabetes Prevention Program

This lifestyle change program includes education and support for people with prediabetes and those at a high risk for prediabetes, and is designed to help people lose weight, be more active, and to prevent the onset of type 2 diabetes.

Class Offerings:
Mondays starting October 7, 5:15 – 6:15 pm at Cass County Annex Building, Fargo
Wednesdays starting November 6, 5:30 – 6:30 pm at Sanford Health SouthPointe Clinic,Fargo

Date:October 7, 2019 - November 4, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Rita Ussatis

Phone: 701-241-5700
Fax: 701-241-5935
E-mail: rita.ussatis@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/casscountyextension/food-nutrition-and-health/national-diabetes-prevention-program
Event:
Circle of Security®
Date:November 14, 2019 - November 14, 2024
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:
Stepping On

Stepping On is for people age 60 or older, who live independently, and who have fallen or want to reduce their risk of falling. It is a seven week course that covers strength exercises, balance exercises, home modifications, medications, and more! Pre-registration is required and there is no cost to attend.

Date:December 5, 2019 - January 16, 2020
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Holly Johnson

Phone: 701-456-7665
E-mail: holly.johnson.4@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/starkcountyextension
Event:
Love and Logic

Pending for credit with ND Growing Futures.
Class meets once per week for 5 weeks, starting January 6.

Date:January 6 - February 3, 2020
City:Forman, ND
Contact:
Cindy Klapperich

Phone: 701-724-3355
E-mail: cindy.klapperich@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/sargentcountyextension/events/parenting-the-love-logic-way
Event:
Parenting the Love & Logic Way®

This class is perfect for parents and caregivers of all ages of children. Love and Logic presents parenting techniques that emphasize respect, empathy, logic and limits.

Date:January 9, 2020
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 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: Grand Forks, Grand Forks County Ext, 151 S 4th St, Suite 302
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-3:00pm

Date:January 10, 2020
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 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/AES Research Greenhouse, Complex, 1440 18th St N
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED go to www.ndsupesticide.org
Registration: 8:00am
Training: 8:30am-3:00pm

Date:January 10, 2020
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:
Crop Insurance Conference

27th Annual Crop Insurance Conference
Location: Holiday Inn, 3803 13th Ave S, Fargo
Program: 8 a.m.
Registration: online at www.ndsu.edu/farmmanagement
Fee: $110

Date:January 13, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Paulann Haakenson

Phone: 701-231-7393
E-mail: paulann.haakenson@ndsu.edu
Event:
Agent Cover Crop In-Service

An in-person training for NDSU Extension agents, NRCS and SCD personnel.

Date:January 13, 2020
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Mary Keena

Phone: 701-652-2951
E-mail: mary.keena@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://forms.gle/vmHsbXgt3nTjxxN4A
Event:
Basic Beginnings

Are you 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, 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:January 14, 2020
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:
Addressing Challenging Volunteer Behaviors: The Firefighter Approach - Webinar

When dealing with challenging volunteer behavior we often hear the phrase, “putting out fires.” This webinar will focus on the Firefighter Approach of prevention, early detection, and rapid response to deal with negative volunteer behavior issues. An organizational fire hazard checkup will be shared while discussing the critical role of early detection and intervention to provide techniques that handle “hot situations” without being burned.

Presenters: Sharon Davis, Extension Educator, Animal Science Director & Extension Professor and Patrick Jirik, Extension Educator and Extension Professor – University of Minnesota Extension Center for Youth Development

Webinar Link: https://umnextcyd.adobeconnect.com/ydbb2020/

Registration Link: https://z.umn.edu/ydwebinar

Date:January 15, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Meagan Scott

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: meagan.scott@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Parenting the Love & Logic Way®
Date:January 16, 2020
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:
DYSP - Jamestown

Farmers Union Office
1415 12th Ave SE
Jamestown, ND 58401

5:00 pm – Supper
5:30 – 8:30 pm – program

Dates: Jan. 16th and 23rd

Date:January 16, 2020
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad and Christina Rittenbach

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: alicia.harstad@ndsu.edu or christina.rittenbach@ndsu.edu
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 NE
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:January 16, 2020
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:
Jamestown Winter Ag Expo
Date:January 16 - 17, 2020
City:Jamestown , ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad

Event:
Design Your Succession Plan-Grant, Morton, McLean, Oliver Counties

Multi-session workshop designed to help families get started on their plan, open lines of communication and work with professionals.

Date:January 17, 2020
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Renae Gress

Phone: 667-3340
E-mail: renae.gress@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mortoncountyextension/events/design-your-succession-plan
Event:
4-H Equine Quiz Bowl Contest

Quiz bowl contest with 3 age groups. To be held at the University of Jamestown campus. Details will be emailed out in December.

Date:January 18, 2020
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Robin Barnes

Phone: 701-252-9030
Fax: 701-251-2969
E-mail: robin.barnes@ndsu.edu
Event:
Basic Beginnings
Date:January 21, 2020
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:
NDSU Feedlot School

The NDSU Carrington Research Extension Center hosts a two-day school in Carrington going over all aspects of running a feedlot (nutrition, facilities, health, manure management, budgets…). Watch https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extension/livestock for updates and registration.

Date:January 22 - 23, 2020
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Mary Keena or Karl Hoppe

Phone: 701-652-2951
E-mail: mary.keena@nsdu.edu or karl.hoppe@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extension/livestock
Event:
Parenting the Love & Logic Way®
Date:January 23, 2020
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:
DYSP - Jamestown

Farmers Union Office
1415 12th Ave SE
Jamestown, ND 58401

5:00 pm – Supper
5:30 – 8:30 pm – program

Dates: Jan. 16th and 23rd

Date:January 23, 2020
City:Jamestown , ND
Contact:
Alicia Harstad or Christina Rittenbach

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: alicia.harstad@ndsu.edu or christina.rittenbach@ndsu.edu
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan-Grant, Morton, McLean, Oliver Counties

Multi-session workshop designed to help families get started on their plan, open lines of communication and work with professionals.

Date:January 24, 2020
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Renae Gress

Phone: 667-3340
E-mail: renae.gress@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mortoncountyextension/events/design-your-succession-plan
Event:
McLean County Hippology & Quiz Bowl Contest

Contestants will compete in the Hippology and Quiz Bowl Contest in three age divisions (Junior, Intermediate & Senior). Hippology Contest will involve two judging classes, a test, team problem and stations. More information will be available at a future date.

Date:January 25, 2020
City:Underwood, ND
Contact:
Calandria Edwards

Phone: 701-462-8808
E-mail: calandria.jarboe@ndsu.edu
Event:
Design Your Succession Plan-Grant, Morton, McLean, Oliver Counties

Multi-session workshop designed to help families get started on their plan, open lines of communication and work with professionals.

Date:January 28, 2020
City:Mandan, ND
Contact:
Renae Gress

Phone: 667-3340
E-mail: renae.gress@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/mortoncountyextension/events/design-your-succession-plan
Event:
Basic Beginnings
Date:January 28, 2020
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:
Northwest Farm Managers Meeting

Location: Fargo Holiday Inn
Registration: 8 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.
Fee: $75

Featuring:

More Information to Come

Date:January 29, 2020
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Paulann Haakenson

Phone: 701-231-7393
E-mail: paulann.haakenson@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: Horace Community Center, 214 Thue Court
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:January 29, 2020
City:Horace, 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: Ramad/Grand Dakota Hotel, 532 15th St W
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Registration: 7:30am (MT)
Training: 8:30am-4:00pm

Date:January 30, 2020
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:
Parenting the Love & Logic Way®
Date:January 30, 2020
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:
NW Judging Contest

4-H & FFA Livestock Judging, Hippology, Horse Judging,Crop Judging/Agrononmy, Livestock Quiz Bowl, Horse Quiz Bowl

Date:February 1, 2020
City:Stanley, ND
Contact:
Jim Hennessy

Phone: 701-628-2835
Fax: 701-628-1676
E-mail: jimh@co.mountrail.nd.us
Event:
Burleigh County HOpen Hippology Contest
Date:February 1, 2020
City:Bismarck, ND
Contact:
Lorie Erickson

Phone: 701-805-5503
E-mail: lorie@theprinters.com
Event:
Northwest District Archery Match ~ Minot

Open to all active 2019-2020 4-H members
Age Divisions:
*Beginner (8-10 Years on January 1)
*Junior (11-13 years)
*Senior (14 and over)
Bow Divisions: Bare bow and unlimited Freestyle
Course of Fire: 30 arrows at 15 yards (All Beg. Junior, and Senior Barebow)
60 arrows at 20 yards (Senior Freestyle only)
Target: All bare bow- 80cm NASP face
Freestyle– Option single 40 cm or 5 bull NFAA Blue and White indoor face

Not Available to at this time; registration will be on 4honline.com

Date:February 1, 2020
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
emily.goff

Phone: 1-701-857-6450
Fax: 1-701-857-6454
E-mail: emily.goff@ndsu.edu