Upcoming Regional Events
Weds., Mar. 1, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Weds., Mar. 8, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 1:00 PM.
Weds., Mar. 1, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Weds., Mar. 8, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam will begin at 1:00 PM.
Join us for a series of presentations covering topical beef production and management topics. This session will focus on bull sale catalogs and upcoming workshops.
The Landscape IPM Seminar is a one-day turf and ornamental update that provides research-based information on insect and disease problems and offers re-certification and continuing education credits for licensed pesticide applicators, certified arborists, landscape architects and Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturists.
You are invited to attend the Western Pennsylvania Nearly Spring Greenhouse Night-Lighter, a greenhouse production and marketing meeting for producers and marketers of floriculture crops.
Agribusinesses and farm organizations are invited to participate as exhibitors at the 28th Annual Susquehanna Ag Day! A popular event, Ag Day is attended by local farmers and their families, as well as other individuals with an interest in agriculture.
Gardeners are invited to join us for the Smart Gardening Workshop! This workshop will include a series of four presentations to help participants prepare to garden a little smarter in 2017.
Before creating S.T.E.A.M. experiences for Infants and Toddlers, we must be able to identify the instinctive progression of these skills and identify our responsibility in keeping these experiences natural.
The Penn State Extension Pesticide Update is a traditional Core and Category credit session for private pesticide applicators; however, any applicator may attend.
Find out the latest dirt on container gardening as the Fayette County Master Gardeners welcome award-winning author and garden speaker, Jessica Walliser.
Mar. 21, 28; Apr. 4, & 11, 2017 (1:30 - 3:00 PM); Follow-Up: TBD (1:30 PM)
Dining with Diabetes is a program for adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes and their families that will increase knowledge of healthy food choices and diabetes management. The classes offer healthy meal planning, food demonstrations, class discussions, and new physical activity choices. Class Dates: Mar. 22, 29; Apr. 5 & 12; June 21, 2017
This session provides ECE Professionals with an introduction to the PA Keys' professional development system and two new resources that have been developed for practitioners' use. This session meets the requirements of the Keystone STARS Core Series for CBK/PDR.
Join us for a half-day gardening seminar, presented by the Washington County Master Gardeners. The Spring Gardening Seminar is open to the public.
The Grape Disease & Pest Management Workshop will review the major disease and insect problems for Pennsylvania grape growers and seeks to address them with current research and recommendations from Extension educators. Participants will meet at the Penn State Extension Westmoreland County office to view the live webinar.
This workshop teaches stewardship of your land. By enhancing or creating natural areas and woodland, landowners can enjoy recreation, aesthetics, wildlife, and water quality. If the lot connects to other lots, there is an opportunity to make an even bigger impact by getting neighbors involved! Join us to learn how landowners, of even just a few acres, can make a positive difference in the environment through planning and implementing simple stewardship practices.
This 6 hour event will define Curriculum and Assessment and the link to Early Learning Standards. Discussion will also revolve around how to apply your assessments to curriculum and then to all Key Learning areas in a program.
The intent of this lesson is to share with Early Care and Education teachers an alternative to typical storytelling using a book. Students will learn about the history of Kamishibai, how it was used in Japan, and how it is now being embraced by educators around the world.
The Garden & Landscape Symposium of Western Pennsylvania showcases internationally renowned horticulture experts in a daylong educational event attracting more than 300 attendees.
Weds., May 3, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Weds., May 10, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 1:00 PM.
Mon., May 22, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Tues., May 30, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 1:00 PM.
Weds., May 31, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Weds., June 7, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam will begin at 1:00 PM.
Weds., Aug. 2, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Weds., Aug. 9, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam will begin at 1:00 PM.
Weds., Nov. 1, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Weds., Nov. 8, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam will begin at 1:00 PM.