Monthly Educational Webinars Available

K-State Research and Extension offers a free educational webinar every first Friday of the month with topics relevant to business and community development.

Nancy Daniels, Community Vitality Specialist with K-State Research and Extension, coordinates the First Friday webinars.

“The next two presenters have direct impact on community development,” Daniels said. Deb Brown from SaveYour.Town will be the featured presenter on February 1 and will discuss marketing your small town. Ben Winchester, Extension Educator with University of Minnesota, will discuss rewriting the rural narrative on March 1.

Previous webinars — including a wide range of topics such as cyber security, agritourism, e-commerce and more — are recorded and available online at To be added to the list to participate in upcoming calls, email

This article appeared in the January 2019 NCRPC Newsletter.