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Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018

Cooper County Extension Council Meeting (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 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.

Session topic:

Annual Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




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

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




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

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

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Selling to the Government: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 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




Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts.  The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) host a bi-monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications.  The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting.

The Missouri PTAC seminar is available to Missouri based businesses every month.  Instructor:  Michelle Cunningham

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Michelle Cunningham, cunninghammic@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-2891




Northland Grandfamilies Excelsior Springs Support Group (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 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:

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




A Matter of Balance - St. Charles (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Kathryn Linnemann Library
2323 Elm Street, St. Charles MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. There will also be information on how to set realistic goals for increasing activity, as well as how to change their environment to reduce fall risk factors. The eight-session series helps participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable. If you share these concerns and are interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength, this class is for you.

Session topic:

Introduction

Registration:

To register, please call (636) 928-9355.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Emily Barbee, CroweEM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Charles County
phone: 636-970-3000




Marketing Strategies for Business Expansion

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
East Central College Business & Industry Center
42 Prairie Dell Plaza, Union MO map...

Description:

Find specific and practical information on possible partners and trade leads in domestic and foreign markets. Participants will learn about the best practices in advanced research methodology and resources for obtaining market data that is current and actionable. This will help to identify the most promising markets within the B2C and B2B environment. E-commerce, social media and web optimization tips will be provided.

Registration:

To register: Call (636) 649-5803 or Email: cwd@eastcentral.edu

Registration
deadline:

2/7/2018

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pablo Arroyo, arroyop@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




Private Pesticide Applicator Training in Steelville (Crawford County)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
61 MO-8 East, Steelville MO map...

Description:

Missouri law requires all purchasers and users of restricted-use pesticides to attend a training session to be certified for a private applicators license. During this training, participants will learn about safe handling of pesticides, proper mixing, calibration techniques, environmental ramifications of improper mixing or careless application, chemical breakdown of pesticides in the environment, what records are needed, pesticide formulations, personal protective wear and how to clean it, pesticide storage, common MO pests, and integrated pest management (IPM).

Registration:

Please call Presha at the MU Extension office in Steelville at 573-775-2135 to reserve your space ahead of time. Registration is required, space is limited.

Registration
deadline:

2/8/2018

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lindsey Hethcote, hethcotel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Crawford County
phone: 573-775-2135




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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

Description:

Are you affected by one or more chronic health conditions, such as arthritis, asthma, diabetes, heart disease, or high blood pressure? Are you a caregiver for someone with a chronic condition? Actively engaging in one's health, through self-management techniques and physical activities can help to improve quality of life. This workshop is an evidence based program developed at Stanford University which provides a toolkit of techniques to assist in self-management of chronic illnesses.

Registration:

Contact Tracy Delaney at delaneyt@missouri.edu or 660-584-3658

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracy Delaney, delaneyt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-584-3658




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 7 of 18)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
1515 S Munn Avenue, Maryville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an exercise program designed to help keep older adults active. Over this 8 week program, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. During each session, a prescribed set of 8 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:

Call 660-582-8311 to register

Registration
deadline:

1/18/2018

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced -- Union (Session 7 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, 9 a.m. to Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 10 p.m.

Where:  
115 S Washington Avenue, Union MO map...

Description:

This program is designed for adults who have already completed Stay Strong Stay Healthy and want to continue their strength training or adults who have been strength training regularly for at least 6 months.  Like basic Stay Strong Stay Healthy, the advanced class is a 8 week program for middle-aged and older adults.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Office, 116 West Main, Union, MO, 63084 at 636-583-5141 to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced -- Union (Session 8 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
115 S Washington Avenue, Union MO map...

Description:

This program is designed for adults who have already completed Stay Strong Stay Healthy and want to continue their strength training or adults who have been strength training regularly for at least 6 months.  Like basic Stay Strong Stay Healthy, the advanced class is a 8 week program for middle-aged and older adults.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Office, 116 West Main, Union, MO, 63084 at 636-583-5141 to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

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




Start Up - Other (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 8, 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) - 74011
phone: 660-596-7350