Quick Bites

Quick Bites are informative programs held over Interactive Video Conferencing on Thursdays from 12 noon – 1 p.m. Quick Bites are free to the public and cover a wide variety of topics. The best specialists and experts in Mississippi prepare a one-hour program on various topics such as gardening, horticulture, insect management, health, and cooking. Check back regularly for an updated calendar on upcoming topics and contact your local county Extension office to sign up to watch the programs.

For County Offices: To sign up for these programs, you can use the Online County Sign-Up Form or by emailing us at distanceed@ext.msstate.edu.

Interested individuals must contact their county office in order to participate in any interactive video program.

To view videos from past programs, click here.

Upcoming Quick Bites

Date: 04/27/2017 - 12:00pm
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What can you do to protect your home from termites? Join Dr. Layton to learn to identify termite infestation and damage as well as what can be done to prevent and remove termites from your home.

Date: 05/04/2017 - 12:00pm
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We will work on May Poles: topiary design forms, working with ribbon, and floral chandelier. These floral designs will make any May Day special!

Date: 05/11/2017 - 12:00pm
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National Women’s Health Week is an observance by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office. The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority. This program will provide practical tips that promotes healthy nutrition practices specific to women health concerns and offer solutions to typical barriers faced by women when trying to live a healthy lifestyle.

Date: 05/25/2017 - 12:00pm
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Research shows the average student loses two months-worth of math skills over the summer break. Learn ways children can prevent the "summer slide" by engaging in fun math activities using readily available materials. Take a vacation from school...not from learning!