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Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018

FastTrac® TechVenture™ (Session 2 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

You’re on the cusp of developing a cutting-edge technology or science-based business while Kansas City’s entrepreneurial community is buzzing and moving faster than ever before. You want to be part of it, but you need help with the details including funding and intellectual property protection.                                 So where do you start?
Designed specifically by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, the Kauffman Foundation’s FastTrac® TechVenture™ program is an intensive eight-session course 
designed to give technology and science based entrepreneurs a proven framework and network of connections to help grow a great idea into the next viable 
innovation.
Experienced business coaches and successful entrepreneurs work together to facilitate critical teachings, guide lively small group sessions, and share practical experiences to enhance your business.  Participants learn with and from their peers, creating a powerful network that continues well after the program is complete.
Topics include:
~Business Model/Customer Development/Value Propositions 
~Researching Business Concept/Lean Canvas Product Development
~Entering the Market/Distribution Channels  
~Intellectual Property and Financial Projections  
~Building Management Teams and Advisory Boards   
~How to Pitch to Investors/Funding Sources  
~Identifying Funding and Working with Investors/Term Sheets and Due Diligence  

Cost:

$795.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




Missouri Master Naturalist (Session 2 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Mo Dept of Conservation, Camdenton MO
783 Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

Help protect the natural resources of Camden, Miller, Morgan and surrounding counties by becoming a Missouri Master Naturalist. The Missouri Master Naturalist program is a community-based, adult natural resource education and volunteer program designed to engage Missourians in the stewardship of our state's natural resources. Registration has begun for the Lake of the Ozarks Master Naturalist certification training course. An orientation session will be held January 17 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Mo. Dept of Conservation Office, Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton, MO. Closing date for the spring training registration is January 31st and class size is limited. Training sessions will be held at the Mo. Dept of Conservation office, Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton, MO. from 6-9 pm on Wednesdays beginning February 28th and ending May 23th. Three Saturday field trips are included. The 50-hour course will teach you about Missouri's natural resource ecology and management. After graduation, participants are asked to provide 40 hours of volunteer service on land management, citizen science, education, and other conservation related projects in the local community and participate in eight hours of advanced training opportunities. For more information on the class, contact Patricia Barrett at 573-369-2394 or email at barrettpr@missouri.edu more...

Session topic:

Opening Session Program Overview Role of Naturalists

Registration:

Return your registration packet, along with payment to: University of Missouri Extension – Camden County 44 Roofener Street, P.O. Box 1405 Camdenton, MO 65020  more...

Registration
deadline:

1/31/2018

Class size:

24

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2 (Session 13 of 19)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville 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 Cooper County Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 13 of 19)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

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

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week, evidence based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active. The exercises are easy to learn, safe, and effective. You will gradually increase your strength, endurance, and improve your balance.

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Social Media Marketing for Small Business

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
900 W Vest Street, Marshall MO map...

Description:

Whether you have been in business for a while, or just beginning, this workshop will provide powerful tools to help market your business. You will learn:

* How social media is changing the way businesses interact with customers

* The ins and outs of Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, YouTube, and Webpages

* Why social media is more than just marketing 

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC) - 74011
phone: 660-596-7350




Starting and Managing a Small Business (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
900 W Vest Street, Marshall MO map...

Description:

For those in the start-up phase, or short time business owners, this workshop will give an overview of: 

* Resources for starting a business

* Training or assistance needed to operate a business

* Regulations and legalities involved in opening a business

* Business planning, marketing strategies, and financial processes

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC) - 74011
phone: 660-596-7350




Northland Grandfamilies Northland Evening Support Group (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.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:

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




Linn County 4-H Council

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
124 Z Pershing Dr , Brookfield MO map...

Description:

Each 4-H Club should send 3 representatives to 4-H Council.  During 4-H Council meetings decisions are made about the county program. 

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Sedalia (Session 16 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College Room 163
3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia 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.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 8 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretching.

Registration:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591.

Registration
deadline:

12/29/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 Sedalia 2018 (Session 16 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College Room 163
3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Missouri 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! During the 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.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 8-10 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretching.

Registration:

To register, contact the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591.

Registration
deadline:

12/29/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591