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    Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018

    Canceled: Blackwater Bobcats 4-H Club Meeting (Session 3 of 12)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.




    Mineral Creek 4-H Club Meeting (Session 3 of 12)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00




    Selling to the Government: The First Steps

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    University of Missouri Extension, St. Louis County Office
    132 E Monroe Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    The federal government awards more than $400 billion dollars in contracts annually to small business owners. Are you ready to market yourself to the world's largest customer? This three-hour seminar offers an overview of the critical first steps to becoming a government contractor, how to identify opportunities and understanding the contracting process. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting.

    Registration:

    Please contact Millie Miller-Hoover at 314 400 7378 or millerhooverm@missouri.edu

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Millie Miller-Hoover, millerhooverm@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-7378




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-St. Louis County Govenment (Session 13 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, noon to 1 p.m.

    Description:

    Has your doctor advised you to be more active? Don't like going to the gym? Our low impact exercise program helps those that would like to be more active. This strength-training program can get your fitness journey (re)started. Participants will be guided safely by a trained instructor through warm up, eight muscle-strengthening exercises and a cool down. Equipment is provided.

    Registration:

    Call-314-400-7298

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $32.00
    $32 for county employees.

    Facilitator:

    Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-7298




    Northland Grandfamilies Excelsior Springs Support Group (Session 5 of 11)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Description:

    Raising a grandchild or other relative? Support group meetings for grandparents and other caregivers in a parenting role. Providing information and resources to support your responsibilities. Three support group opportunities.

    Registration:

    No registration necessary. Join the group of your choice.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-7298




    Canceled: Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 1 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    135 W. Market, Warrensburg MO map...



    Start Up - Other (Session 2 of 12)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    29868 MO-5, Tipton MO map...

    Description:

    When you enroll in LaunchU, you receive the following:

    • Instruction from a certified facilitator
    • Feedback in small group activities
    • Insight from local experts
    • LaunchU startup handbook
    • Access to a LivePlan cloud-based business planning software
    • Access to market research data from SFCC's SBTDC
    • Support from a network of coaches and peers

    At the end of the twelve sessions, you will have ...

    • Completed an SBA-approved business feasibility plan
    • Perfected your business pitch
    • Determined if business concept is workable
    • Saved time and money
    • Completed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges

    Registration:

    Contact Kelly Asbury 660-596-7350 to apply!

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $250.00

    Facilitator:

    Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
    State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC)
    phone: 660-596-7350




    Exporting Livestock Genetics to Asia

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    110 Saint Louis Street, West Plains MO map...

    Description:

    Come hear Tony Clayton, President of Clayton Agri-Marketing, Inc., share his story about exporting livestock genetics to Asia. He will share about his experience entering international markets, navigating export and import requirements, selection, health testing, transportation and payments. There will be ample time for Q&A. more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/10/2018

    Class size:

    100

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
    State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC)
    phone: 660-596-7350




    Customer Satisfaction and Beyond

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Cape Girardeau County Extension Office
    684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

    Description:

    Attendees will learn different ways to deal with the five types of customers in a retail environment.

    Registration:

    Call 573-243-3581 to register

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/10/2018

    Cost:

    $30.00
    A late fee of $50 occurs if you register after 1/4/18

    Facilitator:

    Richard D. Proffer, profferrd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581




    Starting a Business: The First Steps

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

    Description:

    Before you start a business, be certain to attend this seminar. Participants will have an opportunity to assess their business idea, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, learn about marketing strategies, and identify sources of financing. Each participant will receive a Start-up Manual. Date: January 11 (Thursday), 1:30pm- 4:30pm Location: Plaster Hall, MSSU. (Yellow signs at Entrance will list room information) Cost: $29 per business (up to 2 attendees) more...

    Registration:

    http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07eewhllcc4753dd28 more...

    Cost:

    $29.00

    Facilitator:

    Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
    Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
    phone: 417-625-9575




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future - Trenton (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

    Where:  
    Alexander Student Services Building
    1301 Main Street, Trenton MO map...

    Description:

    3 night class (plus a weather date) to prepare farmers and businesses to understand estate and succession planning issues. Topics will include: communicating your wishes, estate tax and probate fees, steps in succession planning, estate planning tools, choosing a professional, etc.

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/8/2018

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $110.00
    50 more for additional persons from the same operation

    Facilitator:

    Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Putnam County
    phone: 660-947-2705




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future - Centralia (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

    Where:  
    Centralia High School Vo-Ag Room
    849 S Jefferson Street, Centralia MO map...

    Description:

    3 night class (plus a weather date) to prepare farmers and businesses to understand estate and succession planning issues. Topics will include: communicating your wishes, estate tax and probate fees, steps in succession planning, estate planning tools, choosing a professional, etc.

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/8/2018

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $110.00
    50 for each additional person from the same operation

    Facilitator:

    Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Putnam County
    phone: 660-947-2705




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future - Maryville (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

    Where:  
    403 N Market, Room 308, Maryville MO map...

    Description:

    3 night class (plus a weather date) to prepare farmers and businesses to understand estate and succession planning issues. Topics will include: communicating your wishes, estate tax and probate fees, steps in succession planning, estate planning tools, choosing a professional, etc.

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/8/2018

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $110.00
    50 for each additional person from the same operation

    Facilitator:

    Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Putnam County
    phone: 660-947-2705




    Canceled: Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future - New London (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

    Where:  
    311 South Main, Courthouse, New London MO map...



    Stay Strong Stay Healthy - Independence (Session 2 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Where:  
    Noland Road Baptist Church
    4505 S Noland Road, Independence MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength-training program. Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each class, a prescribed set of eight upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

    Registration:

    Contact Denise Sullivan at the University of Missouri-Jackson County Extension office at 816-482-5850.

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/4/2018

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    Yes

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Denise Sullivan, sullivand@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
    phone: 816-482-5850




    2018 Polk County Clover Kids (Session 4 of 8)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Polk County Clover Kids is open to youth ages 5 - 7 on or before December 31, 2017.

    Session topic:

    January meeting of the Polk County Clover Kids Club. 6pm - Polk County Fairgrounds, Bolivar, MO

    Registration:

    Call the Polk County Extension office for registration information. 417-326-4916

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Polk County
    phone: 417-326-4916




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 3 of 18)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    801 E 12th St, Lamar MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a low-impact strength training program designed for older adults to increase strength and improve balance and flexibility. Strength training helps reduce the risk of falls and increases ability to remain independent and perform activities of daily living.

    Registration:

    To register call Lindsey at the Barton County Extension Center at 417-682-3579

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/3/2018

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $15.00

    Facilitator:

    Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barton County
    phone: 417-682-3579




    Leadership Phelps County (Session 5 of 11)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Where:  
    Phelps County Extension Center
    Courthouse, 200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

    Description:

    Leadership Phelps County - Leadership Development for New and Seasoned Leaders/Managers in the Phelps County Community. What is leadership? Challenges, skills to be successful.

    Session topic:

    Leadership Phelps County - Economic and Industry Impacts Day

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Phelps County
    phone: 573-458-6260




    Cooking Matters for Families at First Christian Church in Bolivar (Session 1 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Learn how to prepare healthy, delicious meals and stretch your food dollars from trained nutrition professionals!

    Registration:

    Call the Polk County Extension Office at 417-326-4916

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/10/2018

    Class size:

    8

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Hickory County
    phone: 417-745-6767




    The Successful Business: Planning and Funding

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 6 p.m. to Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
    405 N Jefferson Avenue, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, preparation is the key. Learn how to utilize several tools in the process of developing a plan for your business. Whether formal or informal, translating your ideas into a working plan will increase the odds in your favor. This seminar provides an overview of two approaches to business plans and the steps necessary to develop those plans. Also, a special emphasis will be placed how to fund the business once the plan has been developed. In addition to the course instruction, support material is provided which includes a workbook, software, and other documents. Topic Include: Discuss business success factors Critical steps to a great business plan Understand the Business Model Canvas for an informal plan Explore the planning process Identify the critical components of a formal Business Plan Review funding options How to research the feasibility Sources for evaluating the industry, market and competition How to develop basic financial projections for financing Successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors Using the plan to manage your business  more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/9/2018

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $139.00

    Facilitator:

    Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
    Missouri State University SBTDC
    phone: 417-837-2617




    Shannon County Agency Meeting (Session 1 of 2)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    Assembly of God Church fellowship hall
    Eminence MO

    Description:

    Regular Quarterly Shannon County Agency Meeting/.

    Session topic:

    Regular quarterly Shannon County Agency meeting.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Shannon County
    phone: 573-226-3268




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future - Memphis (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

    Where:  
    Scotland County Hospital - South Library Conference Rm
    450 East Sigler Ave, Memphis MO map...

    Description:

    3 night class (plus a weather date) to prepare farmers and businesses to understand estate and succession planning issues. Topics will include: communicating your wishes, estate tax and probate fees, steps in succession planning, estate planning tools, choosing a professional, etc.

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $110.00
    50 for each additional person from the same operation

    Facilitator:

    Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Putnam County
    phone: 660-947-2705