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Welcome to Cascade County Extension
MSU Extension provides non-formal education and learning activities for individuals throughout the county from farmers and rural residents to urban communities. MSU Cascade County Extension emphasizes taking knowledge gained through research and education to bring it directly to the people of Cascade County to create positive changes. Find classes to improve your quality of life, engage with community members, and find solutions to real-world issues.
How May We Assist You?
4-H & Youth
Cascade County proudly offers 4-H, a nationally recognized youth enrichment program,
to youth ages 5-18. Our 2018-2019 4-H year saw 318 youth and 108 adult volunteers
Family & Consumer
FCS serves individuals and families by providing educational resources in the areas of community health, financial management, family and human development, food and nutrition, and housing and environmental health.
The program's purpose is to provide technical assistance and unbiased, research-based information in consumer horticulture to people in all Montana communites through qualified volunteers.
What is a MontGuide?
Current information in a concise format on topics relevant to you! MontGuides are free and can be mailed to you for a nominal fee.
News & Upcoming Events
(Contact the Extension Office at 406-454-6980 for more information. Activities are
held at the
Cascade County MSU Extension office located at 3300 3rd Street NE #9, Great Falls unless otherwise noted.)
September 12, 2019 Dining with Diabetes four class series registration OPENS
September 16, 2019 4-H Enrollment OPEN online
September 16, 2019 4-H Air Rifle Shooting Sports registration OPENS
September 16, 2019 Powerful Tools for Caregivers Support and Educaion Group Noon-1:00 at the Sletten Cancer Institute
September 17, 2019 Cascade 4-H Foundation Meeting 6:00 p.m.
September 17, 2019 YOU CAN! Pickles & Salsa Food Preservation Class 6:00-8:00 p.m. (CLASS FULL)
September 24, 2019 4-H Air Rifle Registration Orientation Night, held at the Extension Office 5:00-6:30 p.m.
September 24, 2019 YOU CAN! Vegetables & Freezing Food Preservation Class 6:00-8:00 p.m. (CLASS FULL)
September 28, 2019 Rocky Mountain Poultry Fall Show, held at the Montana ExpoPark in Great Falls; Contact Desiree Roth at 406-590-7911 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and registration forms
October 1, 2019 YOU CAN! Meats & Dehydrtion Food Preservation Class 6:00-8:00 p.m. (CLASS FULL)
October 1, 2019 4-H Horse Leaders Committee Meeting 5:30 p.m.
October 1, 2019 4-H Livestock Leaders Committee Meeting 7:00 p.m.
October 2, 2019 Cascade County Homemakers Leaders Council Meeting 1:00 p.m.
October 8, 2019 Dining with Diabetes four class series registration CLOSES
October 9, 2019 Dining with Diabetes Class 1 of 4, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
October 16, 2019 Dining with Diabetes Class 2 of 4, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
October 21, 2019 Powerful Tools for Caregivers Support and Education Group, Noon-1:00 p.m. at the Sletten Cancer Institute
October 27, 2019 4-H Achievement Night, 2:00 p.m. at the College of Great Falls MSU Heritage Hall, Great Falls
October 30, 2019 Dining with Diabetes Class 3 of 4, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
November 6, 2019 Dining With Diabetes Class 4 of 4, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.