Early Childhood Development





  • Feb 8

    Online Extension Extras Parenting Hour Purpose of Play

    February 8, 2022 8:00PM – 9:30PM Online

    Extension Extras Parenting Hour is a free online series of parenting workshops that provides guidance for parents of young children as they navigate the challenges, joys, and concerns of parenting.

  • Feb 9

    Homeownership Education webinar (MSHDA) 02-9-2022

    February 9, 2022 9:00AM – 1:00PM Zoom Webinar

    This homeownership seminar from MSU Extension will provide you with valuable information about the home buying process.

  • Feb 9

    ServSafe® Manager Training and Certification Exam- Tuscola County - February 9, 2022

    February 9, 2022 9:00AM – 5:00PM Tuscola County MSU Extension, 362 Green St., Caro, MI 48723

    Michigan State University Extension offers ServSafe®, a national certification program for those working in foodservice.

  • Feb 9

    Birds and Coffee Chat

    February 9, 2022 10:00AM – 11:00AM Online

    Grab your morning beverage and join us to learn more about birding and bird species! Each month, we highlight birds that you can find in southwest Michigan during this time of year.

  • Feb 9

    Mindful Eating 2.9.22

    February 9, 2022 12:00PM – 1:00PM Online

    Mindful Eating explores ways mindfulness can improve your relationship with food.

  • Feb 9

    Show Me Nutrition 2nd Grade at Crystal Lake Elementary Session 5

    February 9, 2022 2:30PM – 3:00PM Crystal Lake Elementary, 7048 Severance Street, Benzonia, MI 49616

    Show Me Nutrition offers six lessons for youth, Pre-K through 8th grade. It is geared to promote healthy eating, physical activity, and food safety. Age appropriate topics include MyPlate, nutrients, vitamins, snacks, healthy eating, and physical activity.

  • Feb 9

    MSU Feedlot Educational Series - February

    February 9, 2022 6:00PM – 7:00PM Beagio's, 5795 Sanilac Rd, Kingston, MI 48741

    The MSU Feedlot Educational Series is a monthly presentation on a topic related to feedlot cattle production. February's topic will focus on identifying, treating, and preventing respiratory disease in feedlot cattle.

  • Feb 9

    Beginning Farmers DEMaND Webinar Series

    February 9, 2022 7:00PM – 8:30PM Webinar

    Learn basic financial management for your agricultural operation as part of the Beginning Farmers DEMaND series scheduled Wednesdays at 7 p.m. from Jan. 12 to Feb. 9.

  • Feb 10

    2/10/22 Virtual Mental Health First Aid

    February 10, 2022 8:30AM – 4:30PM Zoom

    The 2/10/22 Virtual Mental Health First Aid certification course is for adults 18 years and older who hope to learn how to assist other adults experiencing a mental health challenge or crisis.

  • Feb 10

    8-hour ServSafe Manager Certification - Wexford County

    February 10, 2022 9:00AM – 5:00PM Baker College, 9600 E. 13th St., Cadillac, MI 49601

    MSU Extension offers 8-hour ServSafe® training, which is a national certification program. This class is designed for anyone working in the food service industry, including non-profit organizations.

  • Feb 10

    Eat Healthy, Be Active at Benzie Drop In Center Session 5

    February 10, 2022 10:30AM – 11:30AM Benzie Drop In Center, 1034 Michigan Ave., Benzonia, MI 49616

    Eat Healthy, Be Active helps participants to learn the skills they need to make healthy eating and regular physical activity a part of their lifestyle.

  • Feb 10

    Guiding Principles for Highly Effective Families

    February 10, 2022 – March 10, 2022 Zoom

    In this workshop authored by Dr. Bob Sornson, parents will learn about supporting their child’s success in school and life. Guiding Principles for High Successful Parenting is a five-part parenting series for parents and other caregivers.

  • Feb 10

    Wealth Building Webinar - February 10, 2022

    February 10, 2022 12:00PM – 1:00PM Virtual

    This one-hour webinar will provide you with valuable information about building wealth, assessing your risk tolerance, saving and investment options.

  • Feb 10

    Preserving MI Harvest-Soup and Chili

    February 10, 2022 1:00PM – 2:00PM Zoom Webinar

    Safe techniques to preserve soups and chilis to enjoy all winter season.

  • Feb 10

    Preserving MI Harvest-Soup and Chili

    February 10, 2022 6:00PM – 7:00PM Zoom Webinar

    Safe techniques to preserve soups and chilis to enjoy all winter season.

  • Feb 11

    Positive Discipline

    February 11, 2022 Zoom

    Helping young children learn self-control is important to their ability to be successful citizens now and in the future and adults play an important role in creating appropriate environments and experiences can strengthen that development.

  • Feb 11

    Snowshoe through the Straits: A Life of the Straits Program

    February 11, 2022 6:00PM – 8:00PM 15675 Headlands Rd, Mackinaw City, MI 49701

    Join 4-H and Michigan Sea Grant and learn snowshoe basics and fun winter facts while on a snowshoe hike. Youth ages 8-14 and their families are welcome to join. Registration required.

  • Feb 12

    Animal and Vet Science Sampler 4-H Volunteer and Teen Leader Workshop

    February 12, 2022 9:30AM – 5:30PM MSU Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center 3775 S Reese Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734

    4-H Volunteer and Teen Leader Workshop focused on animal and vet science projects

  • Feb 12

    Winter Twig ID Workshop

    February 12, 2022 1:00PM – 3:00PM W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary, 12685 East C Ave., Augusta MI, 49012

    Have you ever been curious about a plant during the winter but couldn’t tell what it was? Join the W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary for a workshop and learn to identify trees without leaves pesent.

  • Feb 14

    Love Your Money 4-H GooseChase

    February 14, 2022 – February 21, 2022 online

    Love games? Love prizes? Love money? If so, join the 4-H Love Your Money GooseChase game taking place February 14-February 21, 2022.