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Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017

Chilhowee Indians 4-H Club Meeting (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Session topic:

Chilhowee Indians 4-H Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Johnson County
phone: 660-747-3193




4-H Leader Round-Up

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
14 E 19th St #102 , Higginsville MO map...

Description:

Lafayette County 4-H Council meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Jackson, jacksonjamese@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-584-3658




Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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 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

 more...

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




County Council Meeting

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Wolfe Center
801 E 12th Street, Lamar MO map...

Description:

Full Barton County Extension council event.  The agenda will include review of financial statements, staff reports, information on upcoming programs, and council training.  The CPD letter will include additional details for specific meetings.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kathryn Macomber, macomberk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Harrison County Extension Council Meeting September 2017

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
1505 Main Street, Bethany MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Harrison 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 Harrison County University of Missouri Extension Office at (660) 425-6434 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Harrison County
phone: 660-425-6434




Focus On Kids

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
From Hwy. 50 in Union, turn as if going to Taco Bell and Library is on the right.
306 Hawthorne Drive, Union 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 Franklin County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-583-5141, 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084.

Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least 24 hours before class.

$40 per person payable by cash, check or money order made payable to: Franklin County Extension Council.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




County Council Meeting (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kristen Williams, williamskriste@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Marion County
phone: 573-769-2177




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 at McCarty Senior Center, second session (Session 18 of 18)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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:

Call Hickory County Extension office at 417-745-6767 to pre-register. Registration required.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




A Matter of Balance (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Iberia Church of the Nazarene
201 W Main Street, Iberia MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is a holistic program focused on preventing falls among adults and seniors. Missouri's population is aging. Citizens have identified aging and living independently as priorities for educational programming. MU Health Sciences and research states that falls are the most common reason for adult emergency room visits. If falls can be prevented, adults can save thousands of dollars in healthcare expenses.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Center in Miller County at 573-369-2394

Registration
deadline:

8/31/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
$35.00 for a couple living in the same household, to share the participant book and other program materials

Facilitator:

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




Quality for Keeps: Home Food Preservation Made Easy (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Description:

This is a food preservation and canning series with four classes with topics that include water bath canning, pressure canning, freezing, and dehydrating fresh produce. Participants will learn methods and recipes that have been tested for both safety and high quality. This class provides the hands-on experience and a thorough guidebook that will allow participants to walk away with not only their own canned items, but also the confidence to preserve food at home.

Session topic:

Topic: Freezing and Dehydrating

Registration:

To register, please contact: Sarah Wood, Nutrition and Health Specialist woodsarah@missouri.edu (816)279-1691 Class sizes are limited, so pre-registration is requested. Call ahead to make sure space is available.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
The cost is $15 per class or $12 per class if registering for all 4 sessions.

Facilitator:

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




Taking Care of You (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Lake Career and Technical Center in Camdenton
269 Dare Blvd, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

The Taking Care of You program was developed to help participants reduce stress levels and improve lifestyle behaviors. Over the eight program sessions, participants learn about concepts and practical strategies they can incorporate into their everyday lives to better deal with life’s challenges and stressors through discussions, mini-lectures and experiential opportunities. Program participants are provided opportunities to practice strategies during the program sessions and are encouraged to use program strategies outside of class.

Registration:

Registration will be through Lake Career and Technical Center Camdenton, MO. You can register by calling 346-9271. Classes will be taught by Amy Bartels, Nutrition and Health Education Specialist.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Tipton (Session 2 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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 short warm-up, followed by 8 strength training exercises and a cool down including stretches.

Registration:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Melissa Cotton at 660-827-0591.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Garlic Festival

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

Join MU Extension specialists for a fun evening of everything garlic! Learn how to grow garlic, discuss the latest research on the healthful qualities of garlic, consider commercial garlic production, check out the results of the 2016-17 garlic planting date study, taste several types of garlic, and purchase garlic to plant in your garden! more...

Registration:

Register by contacting the Greene County MU Extension office at 417-881-8909, or register online and pay with a credit card. more...

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Webster County
phone: 417-859-2044




How To Set Up Your Professional Email Address

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
REDI Inc. offices, 500 East Walnut Street. We are located just south of the Post Office, on the corner of Walnut and 6th Street in the lower level of the Walnut Street Parking Garage.
500 E Walnut Street, Ste.103, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Generic email addresses (yahoo.com, gmail.com, aol.com) can negatively affect customers' perception of your business. Already have a website, but never updated your email address to match the domain name? Learn how to set up your email address with a professional domain to build credibility among your customers and market your business.

Registration
deadline:

9/5/2017

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Yates, yatesjj@missouri.edu
University of Missouri SBTDC
phone: 573-882-7701




How your small business can sell to the Federal Government - SBA's Contracting programs

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
110 Saint Louis Street, West Plains MO map...

Description:

Government Contracting can be a critical tool for growing your business and increasing your bottom line. While not all small businesses are suitable for government contracting, SBA has several certification programs and a business development program designed to help those who are socially and economically disadvantage. You will learn about the basics of Government Contracting, SBA’s certification programs, and SBA’s Business Development program. All of these programs are provided at no cost. more...

Registration:

https://eventbrite.com more...

Registration
deadline:

9/6/2017

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Cooking Matters for Families (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Linwood YMCA
3800 E Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City MO map...

Class size:

12

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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