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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

FastTrac® NewVenture™ (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 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




Focus on Kids-Warrensburg

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
135 W Market Street, Warrensburg 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 Johnson County MU Extension Office at 660-747-3193.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids-Butler

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
1 N Delaware Street, Butler 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 Bates County MU Extension Office at 660-679-4167.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Sunrise 4-H Meeting (Session 7 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Description:

Sunrise 4-H club monthly meeting

Session topic:

SH Elementary

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Todd, toddks@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Holt County
phone: 660-446-3724




Canceled: Building Better Child Care - Union (Session 5 of 5)

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

Where:  
Memorial Auditorium, Classroom 3, Lower Level
500 E Locust Street, Union MO map...



Hoover Heroes 4-H Club Meeting (Session 11 of 15)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Laura Evans, evansla@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Platte County
phone: 816-270-2141




Understanding Your Financial Statements

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

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

Description:

Business owners, managers, accountants, bankers, and consultants need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. After attending this financial management series, you will be able to make better business decisions based on good financial information. Topics include: Financial Management Cycle Accrual vs. cash accounting How to document past performance Case study introduction Income statements Net income formula Percentage size statements Balance sheets Ratio analysis more...

Registration
deadline:

5/8/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$109.00

Facilitator:

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




Give Ozarks

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 12:05 a.m. to 11:55 p.m.

Description:

Give Ozarks is a one-day, online fundraising event for nonprofit partners of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. Your online gifts will support Greene County MU Extension operations during 2017. more...

Registration:

None required.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Give Ozarks Day (Webster County)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, midnight to 11:55 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall Street, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

Give Ozarks Day is a midnight-to-midnight online crowd-funding event. Our goal for the day is $10,000, to help grow an existing endowment that provides permanent funding for Webster County Extension educational programs and services. Make donations online at https://giveozarks.org/2017/webster-county-extension, or by check at the Webster County Extension Center.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Macon County 4-H Counicl Meetings (Session 5 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
404 N Missouri St Suite A, Macon MO map...

Description:

Each 4-H Club should send two elected representatives to the 4-H Council meeting.  During these meeting decisions are made regarding the county 4-H program.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracie Moore, mooretra@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Macon County
phone: 660-385-2173




Give Ozarks

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 1 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Give Ozarks is an annual one-day online giving event that focuses on non-profits in the Ozarks. Greene County MU Extension is one of the participating organizations that can benefit from your online donations. Your gift funds research-based, low-cost, educational programs that help to improve the lives of 45,000 or more county residents every year. No part of your donation goes to salaries at Greene County MU Extension. But your donation can make a big difference in the lives of your neighbors. This year we have a goal to raise $5,000 to fund free attendance for owners of Century Farms in Greene County at our annual Century Farms education and awards banquet. Also on this day, Greene County Extension is working with other partners to sponsor special activities at the Springfield Botanical Gardens at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park. 8 a.m. -10 a.m. “Hands on Work in the Gardens” with David Middleton / Meet in Botanical Center lobby 9:30 a.m. Presentation by David Burton on historic schools of Greene County / 1-hour in large classroom 10 a.m. –noon Butterfly house sneak peak with Kelly McGowan, horticulture educator / visit butterfly house 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oldies music performed by Joe and Harold at Peace Pavilion./ Enjoy free popcorn and soda in botanical center 1 p.m.—3 p.m. Historic buildings at the Gray/Campbell Farmstead open. / Special midweek opening 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Guided tram tours of the botanical gardens starting at the south patio of the Botanical Center. 3:30 p.m. “Iris, Peony and Hostas, oh my,” walk with Katie Keith, director of Botanical Center/ Meet in Botanical Center lobby 5:00 p.m. Enjoy kite flying on the great lawn with friends and family. Bring your own kite. 6 p.m. The Springfield Botanical Gardens is a Pokemon Go trainer spot and a popular location with numerous PokeStops. Join in the fun.  more...

Registration:

None required. Online donations is what this event is all about! more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Farley Jolly Workers 4-H Club Meeting (Session 11 of 15)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Laura Evans, evansla@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Platte County
phone: 816-270-2141




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced: UMSL (Session 11 of 15)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 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 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 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




County Council Meeting (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
101 E. Missouri, Oregon MO map...

Description:

Holt County Extension Council Meeting

Session topic:

Holt County Extension Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wayne Flanary, flanaryw@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Holt County
phone: 660-446-3724




Cooper County Extension Council Meeting (Session 2 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Cooper County MU Extension Center
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Meeting of the Cooper County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county.  Meetings are open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Todd Lorenz, LorenzT@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Southwest Center - Management Intensive Grazing School

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 8 a.m. to Thursday, May 11, 2017, 4 p.m.

Description:

A three-day seminar on management-intensive grazing for economic and environmental sustainability at the Southwest Research Center. more...

Registration:

Registration forms and payment must be received no later than May 1. more...

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2017

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$140.00
$140 per person or $225 for couples (couples share one set of printed materials.)

Facilitator:

Eldon Cole, ColeE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lawrence County
phone: 417-466-3102




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 at McCarty Senior Center in Hermitage (Session 5 of 19)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 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




CWF Presidential Inaguration Community Presentations (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, midnight to 1 p.m.

Session topic:

Lamar Rotary Club

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters for Adults, COM First Christian Church, Bolivar (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 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:

Power of planning and breakfast

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