The Cherokee County K-State Research and Extension Office, in an effort to inform area residents of educational meetings and events has put together the following calendar and hope to make it a monthly referral for you.

Those items marked with an * (asterisk) require pre-registration. Contact the office at 620-429-3849 for further details on any of the items.

Your County Extension Agents are: Ag - Dale Helwig; Family and Consumer Sciences-Christina Holmes and 4-H - Katrina Curry.

This list does not include regular monthly 4-H or FCE meetings - if you want information on these groups, please contact the Extension Office.

Dec. 12 - 10 a.m. - Family & Children Together (FACT) (formally Mommy Mingle) Galena 1st Christian Church

Dec. 15 - Navigating A Struggling Farm Economy - SEK Research Center, Parsons, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Dec. 20 - Beef Night - 4-H Bldg. 6 p.m.

* Dec. 20 - Mugs of Love Class - 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

* Dec. 21- 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Bread in a Bag

* Dec. 22 - 10-3 - Bake A Cupcake

Dec. 22- Horse Quiz Bowl practice 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Dec. 23 & 26 - Office closed for Christmas

*Dec. 28 - 10 - 3 Electricity Class - registration required

Dec. 30 - Close at noon

Jan 2 - Office closed for New Year’s