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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

FastTrac® NewVenture™ (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost, room 114, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the UMKC SBTDC and University of Missouri Extension, you will look at all aspects of your proposed company, exploring the feasibility of your business concept and learning how to develop a viable business plan. Participants will learn about start-up issues and learn to address the competition, legal matters, marketing and financial management aspects. FastTrac® participants don't just learn about business, they work on their own business endeavors throughout the course. This program is fast-paced and energizing, using guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities.  more...

Session topic:

In FastTrac® New Venture, participants will learn about start-up issues such as the competition, legal matters, marketing & financial management aspects. This program is fast-paced & energizing, with guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities.

Credit:

Continuing professional education units available.

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$649.00
Scholarships available

Facilitator:

Carmen DeHart, dehartc@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6428




Taney County Council Meeting (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
First Presbyterian Church
Forsyth MO

Description:

Each month the Taney Co. Extension Council meets to conduct business and further Extension efforts in Taney Co.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Focus on Kids-Harrisonville

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
201 W Wall Street, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

Conflict between parents who are separated and going through a custody case (whether it involves a divorce or a never married couple) is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their separation and/or divorce.

Registration:

To register for this course please call the Cass County MU Extension Office at 816-380-8460.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Focus on Kids-Clinton

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Room 16 in the Basement of the Henry County Courthouse
100 W Franklin Street, Clinton MO map...

Description:

Conflict between parents who are separated and going through a custody case (whether it involves a divorce or a never married couple) is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their separation and/or divorce.

Registration:

To register for this course please call the Henry County MU Extension Office at 660-885-5556.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Saline County 4-H Council (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
353 S. Lafayette, Marshall MO map...

Description:

The purpose of this organization shall be:

  1. To give guidance to County 4-H program planning by interpreting needs of groups in Saline County 4-H.
  2. To establish needed rules and regulations for the 4-H Club program.
  3. To plan and coordinate County and Area 4-H events.
  4. To plan and cooperate with County and Area Extension personnel in 4-H leader and officer training.
  5. To suggest areas of program emphasis and potential leadership for expanding membership and maintaining a good 4-H image.
  6. To prepare an annual budget of 4-H financial needs and develop a plan for raising funds in support of the budget.

Session topic:

May Meeting

Registration:

Open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Focus on Kids - Phelps (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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

Description:

The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Phelps County Extension Office at (573)458-6260.

Registration
deadline:

12/4/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Trinity Christian Academy 4-H Meeting (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, noon to 2 p.m.

Description:

Meeting of the Trinity Christian Academy Junior and Senior 4-H Clubs

Session topic:

Trinity Christian Academy 4-H Meeting

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
4-H fees are $20/year

Facilitator:

Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Sources of Funding

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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

Description:

This interactive lunch and learn is for current and future business owners to identify the key sources of business financing available. It will also acquaint participants with lending terminology, credit requirements and evaluation criteria. Representative from the US Small Business Administration (SBA) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) will be on-hand to discuss their small business loan programs. A panel of local bankers will cover the financing options in detail, help attendees understand what programs may work best, how the lending process works and what is required of loan applicants. Course Objectives: At the end of this learning experience, you will be able to: Identify sources of finance available to business owners Understand loan application evaluation criteria Identify local resources available for assistance more...

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

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




Become a Master Gardener Training (Session 15 of 15)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
260 Brown Road, Saint Peters MO map...

Description:

Learn by doing AND share the love of gardening -- training is the first step! Master Gardener registrants receive 45 hours of intense training and agree to give 30 hours of volunteer service in the year following training. Twenty of the volunteer hours will be working in the on-site demonstration gardens.  more...

Session topic:

Topic: IPM--Safe Use of Garden Chemicals. Registration is closed. Call 636-970-3000 to have your named added to the interested list for Spring 2018 training.

Registration:

Call the extension center at 636-970-3000 to register or for more information. All major credit cards accepted.

Registration
deadline:

1/17/2017

Cost:

$195.00

Facilitator:

Richard Hoormann, hoormannr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Charles County
phone: 636-970-3000




4-H Council Meetings (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
614 Lindsay Ave Suite 3, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

4-H Council meetings open to all

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Building Strong Families: Grundy County Children's Division (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
2926 Oklahoma Avenue, Trenton MO map...

Session topic:

Balancing Responsibilities

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811




Pettis County MU Extension Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
We are located in the Country Mall next to Westlake Hardware.
1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Pettis County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county.  Meetings are open to the public.

Registration:

There is no registration required, contact the Pettis County University of Missouri Extension Office at (660)827-0591 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brent Carpenter, carpenterb@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




4-H council planning mtgs (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

4-H Council mtg.

Session topic:

4-H council Mtg

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Atchison County MU Extension Council monthly meeting

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Velma Houts Fair Building
201 E US Highway 136, Rock Port MO map...

Description:

The monthly meeting of the extension council to conduct business and discuss upcoming programming in the region.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Atchison County
phone: 660-744-6231




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced: UMSL (Session 9 of 15)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
8000 Natural Bridge Road, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

This MU Extension 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 cool down. Equipment is provided. The class is targeted toward older and sedentary middle-aged adults. There are no age limits.

Registration:

To Register use the link provided. more...

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314-400-2115




Cooking Matters for Adults (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
First Presbyterian Church-Westminster Hall
417 Lexington Ave, Independence MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters is a program provided by Share Our Strength, a nationwide initiative to end hunger in America. In this program, participants will learn how to buy and prepare budget friendly and healthy meals. Topics include kitchen and food safety, label reading, comparing unit prices, and eating from all 5 food groups. Each week participants get to take home the ingredients from one of the recipes made in class. A lot of basic cooking skills are covered in this program. It's a great opportunity for anyone trying to lead a healthier lifestyle.

Registration:

To register or for more information: Denise Sullivan, MU Extension: 816-482-5850, sullivand@missouri.edu

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tractor Supply Co Paper Clover Campaign (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 8 a.m. to Sunday, May 7, 2017, 9 a.m.

Description:

Come to the TSC store and support the 4-H program by buying a paper clover for $1. Youth will be in the store at various times to talk about 4-H and help customers. 60% of all paper clover money sold in the Cape Girardeau store is returned to the county program to support 4-H Camp.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Meier, meierl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




"Getting That Register to Ring"

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
Rolla, MO
Rolla MO

Description:

Using Basic Influencers to Increase Sales

Registration:

Location: Columbia College Auditorium, Rolla, Mo, To RSVP, call the Rolla Chamber of Commerce, (573) 364-3577 or email, rollacc@rollachamber.org Register online at www.rollachamber.org $15 for Members, $20 for Non Members

Cost:

$15.00
$15.00-Member $20.00-Non Member

Facilitator:

Travin Shelton, sheltontt@mst.edu
Missouri University of Science and Technology SBTDC
phone: 573-341-6272




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1-Conway (Session 8 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
105 W Jefferson Avenue, Conway MO map...

Description:

A strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The programs goal is to improve health and quality of life. Exercise sessions to improve strength and balance include warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises and cool-down stretches.

Registration:

8 week class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Conway Senior Center in Conway, MO. Register with the MU Extension Center in Laclede at 417-532-7126.

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
There is no fee for this class.

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Laclede County
phone: 417-532-7126




Cooking Matters for Adults (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
First Christian Church
205 W Normal Street, Iberia MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters for Adults teaches how to prepare and shop sensibly for healthy meals on a limited budget.

Registration:

This class is for parents of children enrolled in Iberia Head Start. Pre-registration is required. Contact Vicki Baucom at Iberia Head Start for more information.

Registration
deadline:

3/13/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cole County
phone: 573-634-2824




MU Extension Helping Communities program (Marshfield Rotary Club)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Sheila's Restaurant
915 S Marshall Street, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

This program will explain the history of MU Extension, how it is funded, the benefits it provides to the community, and the funding issues that must be remedied for educational programs and services to continue.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Webster County
phone: 417-859-2044




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 at McCarty Senior Center in Hermitage (Session 3 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Description:

Eight week, evidence-based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active.

Registration:

Register at McCarty Senior Center, Hwy 54 Wheatland, MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Cooking Matters for Adults, COM First Christian Church, Bolivar (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Description:

Program empowers low-income families with the skills to stretch their food budgets so their children get healthy meals at home. Cooking Matters is a hands-on, six-week cooking course. Participants learn to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices, and cook delicious, affordable meals.

Session topic:

Healthy starts at home

Registration:

Call Polk County Extension at (417) 326-4916

Registration
deadline:

4/14/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Building Strong Families at Ridgeway Elementary School (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ridgeway Elementary School
305 Main Street, Ridgeway MO map...

Session topic:

BSF: Managing Stress

Registration:

Contact Kristi Weldon at Ridgeway School.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811