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Community Educational Outreach Service Conference

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April 19-23, 2021

Join hands (virtually) and come together with your fellow CEOS members for a new Spring  leadership and enrichment conference!

The 2021 State CEOS Conference will be held virtually starting April 19 at 9:30 a.m. A pre-conference will be held Friday, April 16, then an opening introduction of the conference starts Monday, April 19, at 9:30 a.m. followed with classes starting at 10 a.m., and ending on Friday, April 23, at 4 p.m. Registration will remain open through the conference and is free for everyone.

Classes will be offered four times a day at 10 and 11 a.m., and 2 and 3 p.m. 

Classes will feature:

  • Craft classes
  • Food demonstrations
  • Home health and wellness topics
  • 2021 Committee Meeting
  • 2021 Fall Conference Planning Committee Meeting
  • And much more

Registration Open

Get complete registration information and register online. Browse the tentative conference agenda.

The CEOS spring conference is FREE and open to CEOS members as well as adults interested in the classes and learning more about CEOS. Learn more about the Community Educational Outreach Service.

Announcements & Reminders

CEOS Virtual Fall Conference Videos

List of supplies needed for Spring Craft Classes (Coming Soon)

Spring Flower Mason Jar
Supplies Needed:
  • 16 oz regular mouth mason jar (may be hard to find)
  • Wooden tray to fit your craft (f ound at Hobby Lobby - prices vary)
  • Chalk paint - cottage white (small $1.99 each)
  • Additional chalk paint - color of your choice for jar (small $1.99 each)
  • Clear acrylic sealer gloss spray (any craft store or Walmart - price may vary)
  • Your choice of artificial flowers (can find at Dollar Tree)
  • Twine/raffia (whatever you may have or find - price varies)
  • Your choice of twine decoration (price varies depending on choices)
  • A couple of paintbrushes
  • Dry rags
  • Have glue gun ready
Spring Flower Mason Jar photo
Beehive Basket
Beehive Basket photo


Past 2020 CEOS Virtual Fall Conference

October 6-22, 2020

Join hands (virtually) and come together with your fellow CEOS members for the annual leadership and enrichment conference! 

The 2020 State CEOS Conference was held virtually starting on October 6 at 10 a.m. A pre-conference was held October 5, followed with classes every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday through October 22.

Classes featured:

  • 2021 CEOS Lessons
  • food demonstrations
  • wellness topics
  • the 2021 Health Motivators
  • officer training
  • crafts and much more

The CEOS conference is FREE and open to CEOS members as well as adults interested in the classes and learning more about CEOS. CEOS stands for Community Educational Outreach Service, an organization that focuses on community service, continuing education and leadership.

Link to the recorded virtual sessions

CEOS Virtual Fall Conference Videos

Supplies needed for Fall craft videos

Supplies needed for Pom Pom Wreath Class: 

Purple Pom Wreath
  • 1 11.8" Hard Foam Wreath ($3.50-$4.50) depending on sales (Hobby Lobby or Michaels)
  • 2-3 skeins of yarn at least 5 oz. each. 142-150 g (size of yarn) ($2.50-$5 per skein depending on sales) use yarn that you already have at home if desired. Can find at Wal-Mart/Hobby Lobby/Michaels or other craft stores.
  • Straight pins with heads - use white heads but any color will do.
  • Scissors
  • 3" sturdy cardboard square - cut 2 of them out and tape them together for added strength.
  • Any decorations you want to add to the finished wreath.

Supplies needed for  Wine Glass Snowman Class: 

Wine Glass Snowman.   

Items to Purchase

  • Wine glass
  • Tacky glue
  • Fake snow
  • Snowman hat (already decorated if you can find/materials to make a hat if not. I bought a undecorated one at Hobby Lobby)
  • Ribbon (to decorate hat if need be and tie around the stem)
  • Buttons (two different sizes)
  • Orange and black paint markers (I purchased at Hobby Lobby) (Orange is for the nose. I purchased a 3-D wooden nose to use.)
  • Foam paint applicators
Already had at home:
  • Glue gun
  • Plate
  • Small bowl
  • Scissors