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Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017

Cape County Clover Kids (Session 11 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

Countywide 4-H Clover Kid club for youth ages 5-7. For information, contact the Cape County Extension Office at 573-243-3581. If Jackson Public Schools are cancelled due to weather, the Clover Kid meeting will also be cancelled.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Road, Saint Peters MO map...

Description:

Helps divorced and separated parents learn how to support their children through the divorce process and how to work together in co-parenting their children. Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify the original divorce decree, or who have never been married but have filed a child custody case, to attend an educational parenting program.

Registration:

To register contact St. Charles County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-970-3000, 260 Brown Road, St. Peters, MO 63376 Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least one week before class. $45 per person. All credit cards accepted by phone; money order or cash payment can be arranged when you call to register.

Registration
deadline:

12/6/2017

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

Suzanne Gellman, GellmanS@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Charles County
phone: 636-970-3000




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 1 CJ (Session 18 of 18)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
103 Hodge Dr., Carl Junction MO map...

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

10/3/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




Boost your Brain & Memory: Brain Fitness Class (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

The class uses a whole-person approach that helps you form new habits to live a healthier lifestyle, remember things better, be more organized, pay closer attention and regulate your emotions. Each participant will receive a workbook including memory exercises, tips on nutrition and exercise, and summaries of evidence-based research on brain health.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Cooper County MU Extension Office in Boonville at 660-882-5661.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Your Money Your Goals

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
This is the Missouri Career Center - Arnold located in Arnold, Missouri. Missouri Career Center - Arnold provides the opportunity for anyone looking for a career to learn options and find a path to their goal. They can provide you with the information you need to get going on your job today.
3675 West Outer Road Suite 102, Arnold MO map...



Canceled: Take Control of Your Finances - Arnold Career Center

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
This is the Missouri Career Center - Arnold located in Arnold, Missouri. Missouri Career Center - Arnold provides the opportunity for anyone looking for a career to learn options and find a path to their goal. They can provide you with the information you need to get going on your job today.
3675 West Outer Road Suite 102, Arnold MO map...



Boost Your Brain and Memory, Chillicothe, MO (Session 7 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
607 W Business 36, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

The class uses a whole-person approach that helps you form new habits to live a healthier lifestyle, remember things better, be more organized, pay closer attention and regulate your emotions. Each participant will receive a workbook including memory exercises, tips on nutrition and exercise, and summaries of evidence-based research on brain health.

Registration:

Contact the Livingston County Extension Office at 660-646-0811.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Freeman Advantage (Session 17 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is an 8-week strength training program designed for older adults to maintain or gain strength, balance, and flexibility, which can decrease as we age.

Registration:

If interested, contact Jamie Gilmore with Freeman Advantage

Registration
deadline:

10/4/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$2.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 Freeman Advantage (Session 17 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2 is for individuals who have completed at least two rounds of Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 1. In Level 2 we continue to work toward improving strength, balance, and flexibility with more challenging exercises.

Registration:

If interested contact Jamie Gillmore with Freeman Advantage

Registration
deadline:

10/4/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$2.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 - St Clair Senior Center (Session 12 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
St. Clair Community Center
310 Park Avenue, Saint Clair MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is a strength training program for middle ages and older adults who want to improve their flexibility, strength and balance, which enables individuals to improve their quality of life and remain active.  No one is too inactive to participate. Each session includes warm-up exercised, simple strengthening exercises, with or without weights, and cool down exercises.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri, 116 West Main, Union, MO or call 636-583-5141 to register.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Free to Snap eligible participants

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




2017 Regional Corn Meeting

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Miner Convention Center
Sikeston MO

Description:

Participants will be provided research based information on corn production in SE Missouri. The Regional Corn Meeting will be held in Sikeston, MO at the Miner Convention Center.

Registration:

To register or for more information contact Anthony Ohmes (ohmesg@missouri.edu) or David Reinbott (renbottd@missouri.edu).

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

George Ohmes, OhmesG@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Northland Grandfamilies Northland Daytime Support Group (Session 4 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

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.

Session topic:

Holiday Potluck for all support groups

Registration:

No registration necessary. Join the group of your choice.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Christine Brunkow, brunkowc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Clay County
phone: 816-407-3490




Food Preservation for 4-H Youth: Jams and Jellies

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Joseph FCS Financial Building
2109 S Riverside Road, Saint Joseph MO map...

Description:

This workshop provides an introduction to safe and effective home food preservation. Participants will learn about the various methods of food preservation and will make and preserve their own homemade jam.

Registration:

This workshop is limited to 4-H Youth Space is limited, call 816-279-1691 to register

Registration
deadline:

12/11/2017

Class size:

7

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Wood, woodsarah@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Buchanan County
phone: 816-279-1691




FSMA Training For Produce Growers - Morgan Co.

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Morgan County Seeds
18761 Kelsay Rd. , Barnett MO map...

Description:

How the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) affects you Writing a Farm Food Safety Plan Water, Waste and Wildlife Issues Production and Postharvest Water Postharvest Sanitation and Handling Agriculture Water and Soil Amendments

Registration:

Return form with fees by December 7 to register. Registration fee $50 per person (books and certification fees are covered by a grant). Class is limited to 50 people.  more...

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Miller, MillerPD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Vernon County
phone: 417-448-2560




Canceled by Linn Creek Career Center--Health Insurance Education - Linn Creek

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Description:

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), often referred to as Obamacare, is the most sweeping health-policy change since Medicare was established in 1965. Congress passed the law in 2010, and the Supreme Court declared it to be constitutional in 2012. If you buy a plan in the Health Insurance Marketplace, you may get help from the government to pay for your premiums. The amount of help you get, called a premium tax credit, is based on how much money you earn in a year. We are here to provide you the facts you need to know to understand your rights, requirements and opportunities under the law.

Registration:

Contact the MO Career Center in Linn Creek @ (573) 346-1766.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




Canceled by Linn Creek Career Center--Take Control of Your Finances - Linn Creek

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
204 Business Park Road, Linn Creek MO map...

Description:

Free workshops to help you keep control of family finances while you are laid off are available at Missouri Career Centers, statewide. Managing and budgeting your bills and your money until a new job opportunity appears is less stressful when you have a plan. The workshops will be taught by University of Missouri Extension Family Financial Education instructors. Topics include: How to track your spending and how to develop a budget; How to cut expenses; HOPE NOW mortgage services that can help you keep ownership of your home; How to prioritize debts and how to maintain good relations with creditors; Understanding health insurance coverage options; How to avoid debt and credit scams that target unemployed victims; How to identify resources in your community that can help you save money. Learning more about these topics will help relieve financial strain on you and your family while you are unemployed or underemployed.

Registration:

Contact Linn Creek Career Center at (573) 346-1766. Must have a minimum of 5 class participants listed on the registration form by 5:00 pm the proceeding day. Participants will be notified of cancelation.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




SkillUP in Linn Creek

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
204 Business Park Road, Linn Creek MO map...

Description:

WEP Prep held at the MO Career Center in Linn Creek, MO.

Registration:

Contact the MO Career Center in Linn Creek

Registration
deadline:

12/12/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




Private Pesticide Applicator Training Lawson MO

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Description:

Certification class for a private pesticide applicator license as required by the MO Dept of Agriculture. After attending this event individuals will have obtained their license which is required to be renewed every 5 years. Certified Private Applicators are defined by the Missouri Pesticide Use Act as any individual who is certified by the director as authorized to use, or to supervise the use of, any pesticide which is classified for restricted use for purposes of producing any agricultural commodity on property owned or rented by the applicator or their employer or on the property of another person, if used without compensation other than trading of personal services between producers of agricultural commodities, on the property of another person. There is a $12 fee for the private applicator manual if one is not already in possession of the applicator.

Registration:

Please contact the Ray County Extension office at 816-776-6961 by December 8th if you are planning to attend.

Registration
deadline:

12/8/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Catherine Neuner, neunercm@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-584-3658




Cultural Heritage Workshop

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Historic Fourth Street Theater
110 N. Fourth Street, Moberly MO map...

Description:

This free, one-day workshop will focus on how culture, heritage and the arts can enhance local community and economic development practices. Participants will learn tools for evaluating local assets; how a community’s culture, history and creative population can be a cornerstone for community and economic development (with examples from communities across Missouri and the nation); how to plan, develop, implement, and evaluate cultural heritage and arts-based initiatives; and more.

Registration:

Register required more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lee Ann Woolery, wooleryl@missouri.edu
Community Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 573-884-9025




Focus on Kids - Pulaski

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Pulaski County Extension Center
201 North Street, Waynesville 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 contact the Pulaski County Extension office at 573-774-6177

Registration
deadline:

12/12/2017

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Chillicothe) (Session 14 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Where:  
607 W Business 36, Chillicothe 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:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Livingston County Extension Office at (660) 646-0811.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Chillicothe) (Session 14 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
607 W Business 36, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, contact the Livingston County Extension Office at (660) 646-0811.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Leadership Camden County Class 23 (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Registration
deadline:

8/15/2017

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$295.00

Facilitator:

Michele Kroll, KrollM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644