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August 11, 2011

Professional Development Day Photos, July 2011

Members Find Balance: Spirit, Mind & Body
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June 4, 2010

Engaging the Aging with Technology 2010 Professional Development Day

The National Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences, Minnesota Affiliate Professional Development committee is hosting our professional development day on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus. Come and learn about what we know about aging and use of technology, how to reach out using social media and how to train your brain and keep it sharp. Check out the agenda and register today! Invite your colleagues. Non NEAFCS members welcome!

NEAFCS Professional Development Flyer 2010 .pdf

April 27, 2010

April News - Committee reports

The Award/Membership committee is proud to announce this years NEAFCS-MN affiliate award winners:

1. DSA - Suzanne Driessen
2. NEAFCS Extension Educator of the Year - Colleen Gengler
3. Food Safety Award - Peddling Your Pickles Safely? - Debra Botzek-Linn with team of Carol Ann Burtness; Lou Ann Jopp
4. Educational Curriculum Package - Dollar Works 2: A Personal Financial Education Program - Cindy Petersen with team of Shirley Anderson-Porisch; Rosemary Heins; Susan Hooper; Jean Bauer
5. Educational Publications -Parenting for School Success - Kathleen Olson with team of Colleen Gengler; Patricia Stoppa; Joanne Musich; Madge Alberts
6. Internet Education Technology - Family Education Network - Ellie McCann with team of Rose Allen; Colleen Gengler; Joanne Musich; Kathleen Olson; Minnell Tralle
7. Newsletters - Home Food Preservation Newsletter - Debra Botzek-Linn with team of Carol Ann Burtness
8. Written Press Releases - Thaw and cook your Thanksgiving Turkey safely - Debra Botzek-Linn
9. Marketing Package Award - Marketing Package - Suzanne Driessen with team of Elena Yepiz; Joellen Feirtag

Congratulations to everyone!!

The Professional Development committee is still in the process of securing speakers for the workshop on Aging and Technology. They are tentatively planning for a July 20th or 21st event. Please hold those dates until all the speakers have been confirmed. Topics the committee is exploring include: mental acuity, aging and technology, retiree panel, good food and fellowship.

From the Living Well committee: 'Tis the season of graduations, weddings, showers, and Mother's Day! Would you be interested in purchasing more copies and if so how many? The Living Well resource book is available for only $23. Please let Rosi know by April 30th if you are interested in ordering more 'Living Well' cookbooks.

March 18, 2010

Board and Committee List Updated 3-18-10

Here is the latest board and committee list.

MEAFCS Board Committees 2009-2010 3-18-10.xls

May 13, 2009

May 1, 2009 Professional Development Day

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NEAFCS - Minnesota Affiliate members

April 2, 2008

Professional Development Day

National Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences
Minnesota Affiliate
Professional Development Day

Growing Personally and Professionally:
Connecting with University of Minnesota Research

Thursday, April 24, 2008
9:30 am – 3:00 pm
University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus
McNeal Hall, Room 274

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