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    Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020

    Foods 1 and 2 Class (Session 2 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 5 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    611 Kimberly Dr, Excelsior Springs MO map...

    Description:

    4-H members regularly attend a meeting that includes business items, educational programs and social activities. Youth make friends and memories in clubs or other groups while honing their knowledge, skills, attitudes and health to lead in a complex and changing world.

    Session topic:

    Foods 1 and 2

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    National Farm Machinery Show / Fair Oaks Dairy Bus Tour - Louisville KY

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, 7 a.m. to Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, 2 p.m.

    Where:  
    800 S. Marshall St., Marshfield MO map...

    Description:

    The Webster County University of Missouri Extension is offering a bus tour to Fair Oaks Dairy Adventure (Fair Oaks Indiana) and the National Farm Machinery Show (Louisville KY). The trip agenda is available in the calendar of events. We will leave for Fair Oaks Dairy at 7 am on Tuesday Feb. 11th and return approx. 2 pm on Friday Feb. 14th.
    Cost will be $375 per person (Double occupancy) a $175 deposit is due by Jan. 10th 2020. If the trip does not make the deposit will be refunded. Checks should be made to: Webster County Extension.

    Registration:

    Register by contacting the Webster County Extension Center at (417) 859-2044 or stopping by 800 S. Marshall Street Marshfield, MO. 65706.
    Cost is $375 per person, $175 deposit due Jan. 10th 2020, if the trip does not make your deposit will be refunded. The fee covers everything except meals. Breakfast is available at hotel and lunch is provided on Wednesday Feb. 12th. Cash or check only (No credit cards). Checks payable to: Webster County Extension

    Class size:

    54

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $375.00
    Deposit of $175 due by Jan. 10th 2020

    Facilitator:

    Kyle Whittaker, kyle.whittaker@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Cougar 4-H Club MEETING - Maplewood Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 7:30 a.m. to 8 a.m.

    Description:

    Club Leader: Geralyn Swoboda
    816-813-5107
    Geralyn.swoboda@nkcschools.org

    This Club also meets @ 3:30pm on Thursdays.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Northview Panthers 4-H Club MEETING - Northview Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 7:30 a.m. to 8 a.m.

    Description:

    Club Leader: Shannon McNerney
    816-813-5113
    Shannon.mcnerney@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Leadership Miller County 2020 (Session 2 of 7)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Location of each class varies from month to month

    Description:

    Leadership Miller County is an approach to community leadership intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of Miller County by developing an active group of effective leaders. Participants are provided with opportunities enhance their leadership skills, and familiarize themselves with the opportunities, needs, and resources that exist in Miller County.

    Session topic:

    Health and Education Miller County

    Registration:

    Registrations for Class closes January 13, 2020; For more information contact University of Missouri Miller County Extension at 573 369 2394 - Patricia Barrett barrettpr@missouri.edu or the Eldon Area Chamber of Commerce at 573 392 3752 more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/13/2019

    Cost:

    $275.00
    Applicants are asked to complete the registration form. They will be invoiced upon acceptance to the class

    Facilitator:

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




    Cole and Miller County Long Term Recovery Committee (Session 3 of 4)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 8 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

    Where:  
    United Way of Central Missouir
    205 Alameda Drive, Jefferson City MO map...

    Description:

    Cole and Miller County Long Term Recovery Committee - meets to address case management for tornado & disaster victims

    Session topic:

    Cole and Miller County Long Term Recovery Meeting

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    A Matter of Balance - County Seat Senior Center, Union, Mo. (Session 5 of 8)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    County Seat Senior Center
    1329 Union Avenue, Union MO map...

    Description:

    A Matter of Balance is a holistic program focused on preventing falls among adults and seniors.

    Session topic:

    Managing Concerns About Falling

    Registration:

    Registration is through the County Seat Senior Center

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/15/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 1 of 4)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Mississippi Co Library Charleston Mo
    109 N. First St., Charleston MO map...

    Description:

    The training is required for those producing agricultural commodities and wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides on land they own, rent or crop-share. Those needing recertification training to renew their license for another 5 years may also attend. Growers wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides must have a certified private pesticide applicators license issued by the Missouri Department of Agriculture. Successful completion of University of Missouri Extension private applicator training is the requirement for receiving the license. You must also be at least 18 years of age and directly involved in the production of agricultural commodities to apply for a certified private applicator license. There is no charge for the training, but EPA requires that each farm have a copy of their core Pesticide Applicator Manual, which has a charge of $12.

    Session topic:

    PAT session Mississippi County

    Registration:

    No registration necessary

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    No fee info

    Facilitator:

    Jeffrey House, housejl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in New Madrid County
    phone: 573-748-5531




    Promoting Your Business to Government Buyers

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    efactory - Robert W Plaster Free Enterprise Center
    405 N. Jefferson, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    The goal of this course is to prepare the participant to
    market their product or service to government buyers. Topics to be covered include:

    1. Capability Statements
    2. Solicitation Review including Q & A
    3. Research of Past Contracts/Schedules
    4. Networking Events
    5. Basic Marketing including websites, etc.  more...

    Session topic:

    The goal of this course is to prepare the participant to market their product or service to government buyers. Topics to be covered include: 1. Capability Statements 2. Solicitation Review including Q & A 3. Research of Past Contracts/Schedules 4. Networking Events 5. Basic Marketing including websites, etc.

    Registration:

    Please contact Tara Horton at 417-837-2617 or tarahorton@missouristate.edu more...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
    Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University (MSU)
    phone: 417-837-2617




    Diabetes Education including Diabetes Self-Management (Session 6 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Description:

    The Diabetes Self-Management program is comprised of weekly 2.5 hour sessions for six weeks, in community settings such as churches, community centers, libraries and hospitals.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Estrella Carmona, ecarmona@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Ste. Genevieve County
    phone: 573-883-3548




    Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    UMKC SBTDC
    4747 Troost Avenue, Kansas City MO map...

    Description:

    This introductory monthly 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. We cover how to get started in government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications.
    After attending this orientation seminar, a business is eligible to sign up for MO PTAC services including:
    •Marketing to the Government
    •Identifying Government Bidding Opportunities
    •Government Bid Preparation Assistance
    •Providing Government Specifications and Standards
    •Providing Government Bid Price Histories
    •Government Registration and Certification Assistance
    •Government Procurement Counseling

    Instructor:  Michelle Cunningham


    Registration
    deadline:

    2/11/2020

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elaine Palangpour, PalangpourE@missouri.edu
    Missouri PTAC at University of Missouri (MU)
    phone: 573-882-8058




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Butler Hospital 2020 (Session 12 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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 the Bates County Extension Office to Sign up - 660-679-4167

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Sara Bridgewater, sbridgewater@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bates County
    phone: 660-679-4167




    Diabetes Education including Diabetes Self-Management in Clinton (Henry County) (Session 6 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    Clinton Senior Center
    970 E Sedalia Avenue, Clinton MO map...

    Description:

    The Diabetes Self-Management program is comprised of weekly 2.5 hour sessions for six weeks, in community settings such as churches, community centers, libraries and hospitals.

    Registration:

    660-995-5556 or

    HenryCo@missouri.edu

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/6/2020

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Susan Jones-Hard, jones-hards@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Henry County
    phone: 660-885-5556




    Boost Your Brain and Memory (Session 2 of 4)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    2400 S. Scenic Ave, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    This 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.

    Session topic:

    Session 3 helps develop strategies in coping with emotional health. Session 4 introduces the participants into the benefits of intellectual activities to include learning new activities.

    Registration:


    Registration
    deadline:

    2/4/2020

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Amber Allen, amallen@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 12 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kelsie Lineback, kelsie.lineback@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Maries County
    phone: 573-422-3359




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 12 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Shanna Sorg, SorgSK@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Reynolds County
    phone: 573-783-3303




    Home Horticulture and Environment - Garden Tips for Retiree Teacher Association

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Donna Aufdenberg, aufdenbergd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581




    Engagement and Stakeholder Relations - Southeast reporting group, Kelly Brent meeting

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Description:

    CES, faculty and staff work to build relationships and engage stakeholders, legislatures, community officials, business and other with University of Missouri Extension and the University of Missouri.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Steven Ivy, ivysf@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Ripley County
    phone: 573-996-2921




    Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention - Ste. Genevieve (Session 9 of 13)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention allows you to express both mind and body, helping you to not only learn a new skill and promote good health, it will help you achieve harmony with yourself and the world around you. Come move with us!

    Classes will be held at:
    Ste. Genevieve Progress Sports Complex
    1300 Progress Parkway
    Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670

    Registration:

    Register online or contact the the Ste. Genevieve Extension Office at 573-883-3548.

    Registration
    deadline:

    12/20/2019

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Bethany Bachmann, bachmannb@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Perry County
    phone: 573-547-4504




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 2 - Winter 2020 in Kirkwood (Session 11 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    132 E. Monroe Avenue, Kirkwood MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 course is an 8-week program for older adults designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured and effective strength training program. Over 8 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. Each class includes upper and lower body strengthening exercises in a chair and on a mat 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:

    Contact the MU Extension Center in St. Louis County at 314-400-2115.

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/5/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Emily Barbee, emily.barbee@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-7298




    Walk with Ease at St. Sabina (Session 4 of 8)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    700 Trevis Avenue, Belton MO map...

    Description:

    This 6 week walking program is proven to reduce the pain of arthritis and improve overall health

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/10/2020

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cass County
    phone: 816-874-4826




    Douglas County Private Pesticide Applicator Training

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Conference room in basement of courthouse.
    203 SE 2nd Ave, Courthouse, Ava MO map...

    Description:

    The training is required for those producing agricultural commodities and wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides on land they own, rent or crop-share. Those needing recertification training to renew their license for another 5 years may also attend. Growers wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides must have a certified private pesticide applicators license issued by the Missouri Department of Agriculture. Successful completion of University of Missouri Extension private applicator training is the requirement for receiving the license. You must also be at least 18 years of age and directly involved in the production of agricultural commodities to apply for a certified private applicator license. There is no charge for the training, but EPA requires that each farm have a copy of their core Pesticide Applicator Manual, which has a charge of $25.

    Registration:

    $25 per person for instruction material.

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $25.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Kenyon, kenyons@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howell County
    phone: 417-256-2391




    Is Starting A Business in My Future?

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    420 Grand Avenue, Joplin MO map...

    Description:

    In this workshop, participants will learn a method to determine if their idea is feasible by learning about who their customers will be and their initial cost projections. Participants will also begin a personal assessment to see if small business ownership is right for them. Finally, participants will gain an understanding of what to do next after this workshop.

    Date: February 13 (Thursday), 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

    Location: Advanced Training & Technology Center - 420 Grand Ave. Joplin, MO 64801

    Cost: $0

    To register: http://cca.joplincc.com/EvtListing.aspx?dbid2=MOJop&evtid=631454&class=B

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
    Missouri SBDC at Missouri Southern State University (MSSU)
    phone: 417-625-9575




    Cooking Matters (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, noon to 2 p.m.

    Description:

    Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

    Class size:

    10

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Eden Stewart, stewarted@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barry County
    phone: 417-847-3161




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 at Family Impact Center Jan-Mar 2020 Tues/Thurs (Session 10 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    2nd floor
    105 E Ash Street, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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:

    Register online or call the MU Family Impact Center at 573-882-2428 more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/10/2020

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elizabeth Harrison, eharrison@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howard County
    phone: 660-248-2272




    Business SuperPower-Women in Business Connection Event

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    Columbia College
    550 Blues Lake Parkway , Rolla MO map...

    Description:

    Business SuperPower-Women in Business Connection Event
    Connect with other women in business (we'll match you up)
    Share a business skill where you excel (small group)
    Learn about a business skill where you need help (small groups)
    Bring your business cards and your own lunch

    Session topic:

    Business SuperPower Women in Busness Connection Event Connect with other women in business (we'll match you up) Share a business skill where you excel (small group) Learn about a business skill where you need help (small group) Bring your business cards and your own lunch

    Registration:

    Registration required
    businesssuperpower.eventbrite.com
    Questions? 573-341-7584
    Women.in.Business.Missouri@gmail.com
     more...

    Cost:

    $0.00




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 6 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    McKee Gym
    116 Hitt St, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Employees, retirees and community members are all invited to participate in this eight week strength training program that includes a full warm up, 8-10 muscle strengthening exercises, and a cool down lead by a certified instructor. Exercises can be modified to all fitness levels and experience. All equipment provided. (You can earn 100 wellness incentive points towards cycle 2 with completion of 14/16 classes)

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/30/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 2 at St. Louis County Dept of Health (Session 10 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    North County Health Center
    6121 N Hanley 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.


     more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/10/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00
    We need to offer a $10 discount code for the employees who will register for this class. The employees will pay $40; while, St. Louis County Health Department's insurance provider (Anthem) will pay the other $10. Could we please use the discount code stlouisco10off?

    Facilitator:

    Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-2115




    Mizzou Community & Leadership Network (Session 4 of 4)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

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

    Description:

    This event is open to community minded individuals that want to learn from examples of leadership in our community. Guests also help to raise the local awareness of the impact of Mizzou alumni in Greene County and, over time, helps to create a regular networking opportunity for Mizzou alumni, supporters and staff in the area.

    Session topic:

    The special guest is Dan Reiter, Vice President/General Manager of the Springfield Cardinals. Reiter has been with the Cardinals since 2004, working himself up from sales to General Manager. He is a 2003 graduate of Mizzou with a degree in marketing. The meeting will include a live question and answer session conducted by David Burton, county engagement specialist with University of Missouri Extension.

    Registration:

    Pre-registration is needed online.
    For more information call the Greene County MU Extension office at (417) 881-8909. You may also email David Burton at burtond@missouri.edu
    Pre-registration is required. $15 includes the cost of a boxed lunch.

    Class size:

    75

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $10.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention, Moberly (Session 12 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

    Where:  
    509 W. Reed Street, Moberly MO map...

    Description:

    Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention allows you to express both mind and body, helping you to not only learn a new skill and promote good health, it will help you achieve harmony with yourself and the world around you. Come move with us!

    Class size:

    16

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Candace Rodman, c.rodman@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Randolph County
    phone: 660-269-9656




    Living a Healthy Life: Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 2 of 7)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Hilltop Manor Apartments
    11 Hilltop Village Center Drive, Eureka MO map...

    Description:

    This evidence-based program is designed to assist participants in maintaining an active and fulfilling life when faced with chronic medical conditions. Learn how to set healthy goals, make action plans, manage pain, embrace nutrition and exercise, understand
    medication and increase your confidence in managing your health. Developed by Stanford University’s Patient Education Research Center. All registration is being coordinated by The Oasis Institute.

    Session topic:

    Session 1

    Registration:

    To register, please call 314.996.5433

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Emily Barbee, emily.barbee@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-7298




    TEST- Master Gardener

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

    Where:  
    503 E. Northtown Road, Kirksville MO map...

    Description:

    Provides in depth horticulture training for Missourians who wish to spread their knowledge of gardening. Prepares volunteers for horticulture questions frequently asked by citizens around the state, based on unbiased research based gardening information.

    Class size:

    40

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $10.00

    Facilitator:

    Michael Salmons, salmonsm@missouri.edu
    Extension Ecommerce, MU Extension
    phone: 573-882-0588




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 11 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Shanna Sorg, SorgSK@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Reynolds County
    phone: 573-783-3303




    Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 3 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    1912 N Belt Highway, Saint Joseph MO map...

    Description:

    A program to assist participants in maintaining living an active and fulfilling life when faced with chronic medical conditions.

    Registration:

    Contact the Andrew County Extension Center at 816-324-3147 for additional information.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Gina Lucas, lucasg@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Andrew County
    phone: 816-324-3147




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Lafayette County

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Lafayette County Extension Center
    14 E. 19th St., Suite 102, Higginsville MO map...

    Description:

    Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/12/2020

    Class size:

    100

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Program is free of charge. However, purchase of a $12 training manual may be required if student has not previously purchased manual.

    Facilitator:

    Travis Harper, harpertw@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Henry County
    phone: 660-885-5556




    Canceled: Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    100 S 10th Street, Saint Joseph MO map...



    The Fantastic Ravens 4-H Club Meeting - Ravenwood Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Club Leader: Samatha Beucher
    816-813-5118
    Samanth.beucher@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Oakwood Manor 4-H Club Meeting - Oakwood Manor Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leader: Avonlea Lichner
    816-813-5110
    Avonlea.lichner@nkcschools.org
    Meetings are 3:40 p.m. to 4:10 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Cheeta 4-H Club Meeting - Crestview Elementary (Session 21 of 36)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leader: Regina McFarland
    816-813-5096
    Regina.mcfarland@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Creative Crusaders 4-H Club Meeting - Gracemor Elementary (Session 16 of 31)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leader: Tammy Debrick
    816-813-5102
    Tammy.debrick@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Brainiacs 4-H Club Meeting - Clardy Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Club Leader: Lauren Haldeman
    816-813-5767
    Lauren.haldeman@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Eagle Pride 4-H Club Meeting - West Englewood Elementary (Session 19 of 34)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Club Leader: Melissa Brandon
    816-813-5114
    Melissa.brandon@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Gashland Stars 4-H Club Meeting - Gashland Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Club Leader: Tommie Jordan
    816-813-5103
    Tommie.jordan@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Leopards 4-H Club Meeting - Lakewood Elementary (Session 21 of 36)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Club Leader: Lauren Shea
    816-813-5116
    Lauren.shea@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Briarcliff 4-H Club Meeting - Briarcliff Elementary, KCMO (Session 19 of 34)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leaders: Tiara Wiltsey & Nicole Wilson
    816-813-5098
    Tiara.wiltsey@nkcschools.org
    Nicole.wilson@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Chouteau Unicorns 4-H Club Meeting - Chouteau Elementary, KCMO (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leader: Kaitlyn Johnston
    816-813-5104
    Kaitlyn.johnston@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    West Englewood Elementary 4-H SNAC - Eating from the Garden (Session 5 of 9)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elsa Macedo, macedoe@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
    phone: 816-482-5850




    Chapel Hill 4-H Club Meeting - Chapel Hill Elementary (Session 19 of 34)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leader: Margaret Mancuso and Angela Rampel
    816-813-5097
    Margaret.mancuso@nkcschools.org
    Angela.rampel@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Rising Hill Explorers 4-H Meeting - Rising Hill Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Club Leader: Amanda Ross
    816-853-9259
    Amanda.ross@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Try & Achieve 4-H Club Meeting - Bell Prairie Elementary (Session 20 of 35)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Club Leader: Missy Hickey
    816-813-5112
    Missy.hickey@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Fox Hill Adventure 4-H Club - Fox Hill Elementary (Session 19 of 34)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leader: Jennifer Johnson
    816-813-5100
    Jennifer.johnson@nkcschools.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Building Your Business Plan

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    efactory - Robert W Plaster Free Enterprise Center
    405 N. Jefferson, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, planning is critical. This seminar provides an overview of two approaches to business plans and the steps necessary to develop those plans. $79. per person. Register online: https://efactory.loxi.io/building-your-business-plan-13-4637 more...

    Session topic:

    Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, planning is critical. This seminar provides an overview of two approaches to business plans and the steps necessary to develop those plans.

    Registration:

    Please contact Tara Horton at 417-837-2617 or tarahorton@missouristate.edu more...

    Cost:

    $79.00

    Facilitator:

    Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
    Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University (MSU)
    phone: 417-837-2617




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 6 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    McKee Gym
    116 Hitt St, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Employees, retirees and community members are all invited to participate in this eight week strength training program that includes a full warm up, 8-10 muscle strengthening exercises, and a cool down lead by a certified instructor. Exercises can be modified to all fitness levels and experience. All equipment provided. (You can earn 100 wellness incentive points towards cycle 2 with completion of 14/16 classes)

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/30/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Ray County

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Ray County Extension Office
    1015 West Royle Street, Richmond MO map...

    Description:

    Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/12/2020

    Class size:

    100

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Program is free of charge. However, purchase of a $12 training manual may be required if student has not previously purchased manual.

    Facilitator:

    Travis Harper, harpertw@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Henry County
    phone: 660-885-5556




    Clinton County Private Pesticide Applicator Training

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    251 E 116 Hwy, Plattsburg MO map...

    Description:

    Private Pesticide Applicator Training (PPAT) Program at the University of Missouri involves the initial training and recertification of Missouri private pesticide applicators. The need for training in the application of pesticides is of high importance due to both the legal requirements and a real need for technical knowledge.

    Registration:

    Please contact Clinton County Extension office at 816-933-2138 to pre-register.

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Fee is only for training manual if applicator does not have manual. Applicators can bring manual and family members can share manual at no expense.

    Facilitator:

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




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

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    LaunchU - Tipton (Session 12 of 12)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 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 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
    - Competed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges

    Registration:

    Contact Kelly Asbury

    Cost:

    $250.00

    Facilitator:

    Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
    Missouri SBDC at State Fair Community College
    phone: 660-596-7350




    Row Crop and Beef Producer Workshop

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, 6 p.m. to Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    21262 Genoa Rd., Linneus MO map...

    Description:

    Three part educational series featuring Specialists with the University of Missouri Extension. February 6th - Blake Conrad, FSA, Upcoming Programs; February 13th - Donna Brandt, Soil Specialist, Soils; February 20th - John Kruse, Ag Economist, Market Trends.

    Registration:

    Register by calling the Linn County Extension office, 660-895-5123. Address questions to Jason C. Morris, 660-895-5123 or email: jcmorris@missouri.edu

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/3/2020

    Cost:

    $20.00
    $20.00 fee per person or $30.00 fee per couple, meals provided

    Facilitator:

    Caroline Lake, lakecar@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Linn County
    phone: 660-895-5123




    Calving Clinics (Session 2 of 2)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Description:

    This is a hands-on learning experience. Topics covered: Determination of calf presentations during calving, Techniques to assist livestock through a difficult birth, Techniques to care for the mother after a difficult birth, and Techniques to care for a newborn calf. Participants will have the opportunity to practice pulling calves and tube feeding. Be sure to come in your "working" clothes.
    FFA & 4-H members 12 years old and older are encouraged to attend. Boone, Carroll, Chariton, Howard, Randolph, and Saline County 4-Hers receive project hours for attending.

    Registration:

    For more information contact: Heather Conrow, smithheather@missouri.edu or 660-248-2272. To register contact the Howard County Extension Office, 600 W. Morrison, Fayette, howardco@missouri.edu or 660-248-2272

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Heather Conrow, smithheather@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howard County
    phone: 660-248-2272




    Hay Production Program (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    This event will be held in the meeting room of the Texas County Extension Office
    114 West Main Street Ste 2, Houston MO map...

    Description:

    Hay School is designed to train livestock producers who own their own hay equipment to improve their hay production skills. This program will help hay producers analyze their operation and find ways to increase their production and profitability. There will be discussion on all aspects of hay production including understanding and using hay tests, matching hay to livestock nutrition, soil fertility for hay fields, economics of hay production, hay storage and feeding management, forages for hay production, pest management, and hay and round bale silage harvest systems. Snacks and handout materials will be provided.

    Session topic:

    The first session includes and introduction to forage qualtiy, forages of Southwest/Southcentral Missouri, and pest management.

    Registration:

    To register contact Texas County Extension Office at 417-967-4545.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/7/2020

    Class size:

    45

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $30.00
    Fee includes printed materials and refreshments.

    Facilitator:

    Eric Meusch, meusche@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Texas County
    phone: 417-967-4545




    2020 Taney County Livestock & Forage Conference

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

    Where:  
    Forsyth High School Cafeteria and Performing Arts Center
    178 Panther Rd, Forsyth MO map...

    Description:

    Reproductive Management for the Cow Herd
    Elizabeth Picking, Field Specialist in Livestock, West Plains
    Financial Considerations of Hay Production
    Taylor Young, County Engagement Specialist - Ag Business, Gainesville
    Ways to Successfully Achieve Unsuccessful Pasture Weed Control
    Tim Schnakenberg, Field Specialist in Agronomy, Galena

    Registration:

    No charge to attend but preregistration is required.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/10/2020

    Class size:

    150

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    C. Tim Schnakenberg, SchnakenbergC@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Stone County
    phone: 417-357-6812




    The Art of Neighboring

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Get inspired to know your neighbors.
    Ozark MO

    Description:

    Neighbors working together can make our neighborhoods safer, more active, and friendlier. Learn how to improve your neighborhood, one relationship at a time. The basics of community development can be applied to your neighbors. Surveys show that fewer than 5% of Americans know their neighbors. Yet, there is wide-spread loneliness in the United States. The two are incompatible and can be improved if we will take a few minutes to get to know our neighbors.

    Registration:

    Register for the Christian County Annual Meeting

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




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

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Show-Me-Select Producer Meeting

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    PO Box 242, Kirksville MO map...

    Description:

    This is an open meeting, so if you know of any interested consignors or cooperators that wish to learn more about the SMS program, please extend this invitation to them or pass their names to me and I can reach out to them.

    Beef production educational experience examining breeding/mating, herd health management, methods of reproduction, and production economics. Participants come from a wide range, different sizes in herds, forage availability, and experience, and leave with a vast knowledge of beef production.

    Registration:

    No registration required. Just show up.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Zachary Erwin, erwinz@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Adair County
    phone: 660-665-9866