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Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014

Healthy Food Demo at KCK Greenmarket Farmers' Market (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
KCK Greenmarket
6th and Ann, Kansas City KS map...

Description:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Session topic:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Cost:

$0.00




The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
SLATE Missouri Career Center
1520 Market Street, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

Thinking about starting your own business, being your own boss and enjoying the life of an entrepreneur? Fantastic!
Of course you have a business plan, have secured funding, and have hired an accountant and lawyer, right?

Writing a Business Plan is a 3-hour workshop created for those considering going into business for themselves.

In just 3 hours, you will learn key elements of a business plan including …


• Writing style tips.
• Required content.
• How to use a business plan as a management tool.
• A greater understanding of what a business plan should look like and how to get started.


Who Should Attend?

Writing a Business Plan is designed for entrepreneurs of all ages, backgrounds, education and experience—regardless of the type of business you want to start! If you are a dislocated or laid off worker registered with jobs.mo.gov, you could attend this workshop at no cost. Please call 314-657-3547 for details.

Session topic:

Writing a Business Plan is a 3-hour workshop created for those considering going into business for themselves.


Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$49.00
No Cost to Dislocated Workers. Please call 314-657-3547 for details.




Creating a Spending Plan

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Taney County OACAC
610 South 6th Street, Branson MO map...

Description:

Learn how to prepare a spending plan (budget), set financial goals, keep track of expenses, pay bills on time.

Session topic:

Learn how to prepare a spending plan (budget), set financial goals, keep track of expenses, pay bills on time.

Registration:

Contact Taney County OACAC, 417-239-1882

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417/546-4431




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Harrisonville) (Session 10 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
201 West Wall, Harrisonville MO map...

Cost:

$40.00
2nd person from household is $20

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Diabetes Self-Management (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Mountain View MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Angie Fletcher, fletchera@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Texas County
phone: 417/967-4545




Cooking Matters for individuals with Developmental Disabilities and their care takers. - St. Louis ARC (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
St. Louis Arc Kitchen
1177 N. Warson Road, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters courses help families with limited resources make healthy meals at home. This course is for individuals with developmental disabilities and their caretakers. Participants will learn cooking skills, practical nutrition information and food budgeting strategies that will last a lifetime. This 6-weeks class is provided in collaboration with St. Louis Arc.

Session topic:

Healthy-Cooking Basics.

Registration:

To Register: Contact Brianne Smith @ 314-817-2216

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
This program is funded in part by USDA SNAP and Operation Food Search.

Facilitator:

Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314/400-7298




Focus on Kids - Bates County (Session 1 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Bates County Library
Delaware Street, Butler MO map...

Description:

State-mandated co-parenting class for divorcing and never-married parents. Participants are taught co-parenting skills and discussion included adult behavior to benefit their children.

Session topic:

Co-parenting class for divorcing and never-married parents. Parents learn why it is important to be civil and business-like for their children's sake.

Registration:

Call the Bates County Extension Center at 660-679-4167 to register. Pre-registration and the payment of the $35 fee is required.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Wallace, WallaceL@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Henry County
phone: 660/885-5556




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Kingsville) (Session 10 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
7th Day Adventist Church basement
Highway W, Kingsville MO map...

Cost:

$50.00
2nd person from same household is $25

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Lunch and Learn - Money Matters- Budgeting

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Center, Phelps County Courthouse
200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

How to budget, managing your money on less, how to keep track of your money

Session topic:

Budgeting/Money Management

Registration:

Call the Phelps County Extension office at 573-458-6260 or email Phelpsco@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

8/5/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Phelps County
phone: 573/458-6260




Cass County Coalition for Drug Prevention & Recovery (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center, 201 W.Wall St
Harrisonville MO

Description:

This coaltion or organizations and providers works to serve individuals and families in Cass County affected by substance use.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Building Strong Families for Youth - the back to school fair

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Exension Center and Twin Rivers High School
Broseley MO

Description:

Back to School Fair for Twin Rivers School

Session topic:

Back to School Fair at Twin Rivers. Resources were given to each child attending the fair. Church and community leaders worked together to purchase supplies for the children. MU had two booths at the event.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Phyllis Flanigan, FlaniganP@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573/686-8064




The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Carl G. Hefner Enterprise Center
1471 W South St, Ozark MO map...

Registration:

Advanced registration is required. To receive additional information and to register, call Karen Roberts with the Ozark Chamber & Carl G. Hefner Enterprise Center at 417-581-6139, or by email at: info@OzarkChamber.com

Registration
deadline:

8/5/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00
$45 for Ozark Chamber or $65 for non-members

Facilitator:

Chrystal Irons, ironsc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417/546-4457




MARC Cornerstore Project (Store Meetings and Events) (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
3646 Indiana Ave, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Healthy Food Demonstration at Indiana Market (an event for the MARC Healthy Cornerstore Project)

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chrystal Irons, ironsc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417/546-4457




Healthy Food Demonstration at Gladstone Farmers' Market (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Gladstone Farmers' Market
HyVee Parking Lot
7117 N. Prospect, Gladstone MO map...

Description:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Session topic:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chrystal Irons, ironsc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417/546-4457




Cooking Classes, Nutrition and Health Education at Farmers Market (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Farmers market of the Ozarks -- Ozark
Ozark MO

Description:

Cooking demonstrations and nutrition education at the Farmers Market of the Ozarks

Session topic:

Nutrition Education event at Ozark Farmer's Market Birthday Bash

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pamela Duitsman, duitsmanp@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417/881-8909




Focus on Kids

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Park Hill District Office / Education Center
(approximately one mile west of the intersection of I-29 & Barry Road and directly west of Park Hill High School)
7703 NW Barry Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separating/divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of parenting plans.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separating/divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Platte County must register through the circuit court.
Call 816-858-1986 for more information. Parents whose cases are filed in another county or
out-of-state, but wish to take the class in Platte County must contact the MU Extension Center.
Call 816-407-3490 for more information.

Registration
deadline:

8/5/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Diana Milne, MilneD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Clay County
phone: 816/407-3490




Hickory County Cattlemen's Bus Tour

When:  Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 8 p.m. to Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 8 p.m.

Where:  
Iowa stops include Werner Family Angus, Inc. which features the Werner Feed Efficiency Testing Center; Hoover Angus, 2005 Angus Producer of the Year; Couser Cattle Company, 2010 winner of NCBA’s Environmental Stewardship Award; Summit Farms; diversified beef, pork and crop production company; Sievers Family Farms, monoslope confinement feeding and direct beef marketing. Illinois stops include Werner Angus Farms, spring and fall calving purebred producer; Tyson Fresh Meats plant tour; Lowderman Cattle Company, purebred Hereford operation; Toland’s River Oak Ranch, specializing in low input contract growing beef replacement heifers utilizing rotational grazing on tall fescue pastures.

Description:

Hickory County Cattlemen's Bus Tour - Iowa stops include Werner Family Angus, Inc. which features the Werner Feed Efficiency Testing Center; Hoover Angus, 2005 Angus Producer of the Year; Couser Cattle Company, 2010 winner of NCBA’s Environmental Stewardship Award; Summit Farms; diversified beef, pork and crop production company; Sievers Family Farms, monoslope confinement feeding and direct beef marketing. Illinois stops include Werner Angus Farms, spring and fall calving purebred producer; Tyson Fresh Meats plant tour; Lowderman Cattle Company, purebred Hereford operation; Toland’s River Oak Ranch, specializing in low input contract growing beef replacement heifers utilizing rotational grazing on tall fescue pastures.
 more...

Session topic:

Hickory County Cattlemen's Bus Tour

Registration:

Registration is due by June 20, 2014 more...

Registration
deadline:

6/20/2014

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$335.00

Facilitator:

Gene Schmitz, schmitze@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Benton County
phone: 660/438-5012




Team Nutrition for Child Care (Session 6 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 10 p.m. to noon

Where:  
University Day Care Center
South Street, Springfield, MO MO map...

Description:

University of Missouri Extension partnered with the State Health Department to work with Child Day Care Providers who want to become a MOve Smart Center. The purpose is to encourage centers to incorporate more physical activity into the program that they already have. The project is to help children become more physically active and thus living a longer, healthier life.

Session topic:

work on coaching day care providers on physical activities for children
work with day care director to write a physical activity plan

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417/881-8909