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Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Graves-Chapple Research Center Field Day

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Graves-Chapple Research Center, east side of I-29 at the foot of the bluffs just north of Corning, MO. Take exit 99 off the interstate and follow the signs
Rock Port MO map...

Description:

Twenty sixth annual field day. Topics will cover the pressing issues facing the agricultural producer at the time with an emphasis on environmental quality, stewardship and profitability.

Registration:

None more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Atchison County
phone: (660) 744-6231




FastTrac - First Step (Session 3 of 19)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Macon County Economic Development
410 N Missouri St Ste D, Macon MO map...

Session topic:

Learning Objectives with Partipant outcomes. Define their business concept statement and why having a good concept statement is important.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$65.00
The Alternative Fee is that you will receive the $65.00 in return if You complete the project.

Facilitator:

Christopher Shoemaker, shoemakercl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Macon County
phone: 660/385-2173




FastTrac NewVenture (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost, room 114, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The deadline for registration has passed. Please apply for our next session starting on September 30. In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the UMKC SBTDC and University of Missouri Extension, you will look at all aspects of your proposed company, exploring the feasibility of your business concept and learning how to develop a viable business plan. Participants will learn about start-up issues and learn to address the competition, legal matters, marketing and financial management aspects. FastTrac® participants don't just learn about business, they work on their own business endeavors throughout the course. This program is fast-paced and energizing, using guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities.

Session topic:

In FastTrac® New Venture, participants will learn about start-up issues such as the competition, legal matters, marketing & financial management aspects. This program is fast-paced & energizing, with guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities.

Class size:

25

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$649.00

Facilitator:

Carmen DeHart, dehartc@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: (816) 235-6428




KCTV 5 Health segment (Kansas City CBS affiliate) (Session 5 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 9:15 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.

Where:  
KCTV 5 studio
Kansas City MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Team Nutrition for Child Care (Session 2 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Where:  
OACAC In Springfield
Springfield MO

Description:

The program director and staff from Monett 2 HeadStart center will participate in the MFH Eat Smart/MOveSmart program. A program to encourage providers to incorporate more healthy eating habits and environments and physical activity into their program plans. The program supports physical activity and the reduction of childhood obesity.

Session topic:

Worked on final project Budget and completed action plans for grant year

Registration:

In-house training

Registration
deadline:

9/18/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816/482-5850




Relatives As Parents--Kansas City Area 2014 Grandfamilies Conference planning committee (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
Clay County Courthouse Annex--conference room
1901 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

A collaboration of agencies, organizations, educational institutions, non-profits, faith communities and volunteers, headed by AARP and University of Missouri Extension will plan and host the 2014 Kansas City Area Grandfamilies Conference. The planning committee will meet on a regular basis, leading up to the conference which will be held on October 17, 2014.

Session topic:

The 2014 Grandfamilies Conference planning committee meets on a regular basis to handle all details leading up to the conference on October 17, 2014.

Registration:

Community members who wish to participate on the planning committee for the 2014 Grandfamilies Conference may contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Better Health Class (CCPS) (Session 24 of 40)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

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

Description:

This weekly class focuses on the basics of nutrition, food safety, and food budgeting.

Registration:

This class is open only to Cass County Recovery Court participants

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy II, North County Health Campus (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Community Room

6121 N Hanley Rd, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

A strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The programs goal is to improve health and quality of life. Exercise sessions to improve strength and balance include warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises and cool-down stretches. An orientation and pre-assessment precede nine weeks of exercise sessions, and the program concludes with a post-assessment.

Registration:

De’Lacey Robinson 314-615-8928

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
The fee is normally $40. The Discounted Fee is $20 per County employee. (Anthem will pay $20 per person. If you have the County’s insurance). Participants who attend 9 out of 10 classes and complete pre- and post-assessments will receive a $10 refund.

Facilitator:

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




Steps to Success -- second session

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 1:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Where:  
Tyson Foods, Noel, MO
Noel MO

Description:

A lunch and learn program on basic money management for employees of Tyson in Noel.

Session topic:

"Steps to Success" will be a lunch and learn presentation discussing strategies for effectively managing money.

Registration:

Contact the Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Center, 417/358-2158

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jasper County
phone: (417) 358-2158




SBA Loan Seminar

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
MAEDC Office
115 N Williams St, Moberly MO map...

Description:

Lenders are invited to participate in this free event. SBA Repesentative, Bob Newman will be there to speak about becoming an SBA lender.

Registration:

Please call 660.263.8811 to RSVP

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Food Preservation--Single Sessions (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Session topic:

Learn to make and can fresh jams and jellies.

Registration:

Please call the University of Missouri Extension office at (660)827-0591 for more information or to register.

Registration
deadline:

7/31/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
20.00 per session, or $50.00 for all three sessions

Facilitator:

Megan D. Webb, webbmd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660/827-0591




SBA Loan Seminar

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
MAEDC Office
115 N Williams St, Moberly MO map...

Description:

Borrowers are invited to participate in this free event. SBA Repesentative, Bob Newman will be there to speak about becoming an SBA lender.

Registration:

Please call 660.263.8811 to RSVP

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 8 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Meramec State Park
115 Meramec Park Dr, Sullivan MO map...

Description:

A training program to help you discover the natural Missouri by developing your skills as a naturalist, resource scientist, botanist educator or recreations specialist. You'll gain a wealth of natural science information in classes given by some of Missouri's finest biologists and build new friendships with others who share a love of Missouri's outdoors. more...

Session topic:

Cave Ecology, Karst & Bats - Learn about the central importance of bats to ecosystems both inside and outside of caves, and the threat represented by white-nose syndrome.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 more...

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Charles County
phone: (636) 970-3000




Rent Smart (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Where:  
Hillcrest Ministries
Lee's Summit MO

Description:

Rent Smart - Hillcrest Ministries in Lee's Summit.

Session topic:

Legal Aspects of Renting; Maintaining Positive Landlord-Tenant Relationships

Registration:

Rent Smart program specifically for Hillcrest Ministries clients. Contact Marsha Alexander for details.

Registration
deadline:

8/25/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Marsha Alexander, AlexanderM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: (816) 482-5850




Operation JumpStart (Session 7 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
920 Broadway St, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Operation JumpStart, a nationally-recognized, highly successful training model for individuals considering starting or expanding a business. Participants will learn essential business planning and preparation skills such as product pricing, legal structure, competition marketing and cash flow management

Session topic:

Operation JumpStart,highly successful training model for individuals considering starting or expanding a business.Participants will learn essential business planning & preparation skills such as product pricing,legal structure,competition,cash flow manage

Registration:

Register by emailing or calling Glenna Ervin at gervin@semo.edu or 573-651-2929 more...

Registration
deadline:

8/1/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Glenna Ervin, gervin@semo.edu
Southeast Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 573/986-6084




Building Strong Families--Platte County (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Heartland Church of Christ
(conference room--use lower level south entrance)
6120 NW Prairie View Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Building Strong Families classes are offered in partnership with the Hillcrest Transitional Living program in Platte County. Hillcrest residents have been homeless or at-risk for homelessness. During their stay in Hillcrest apartments, residents must complete a variety of classes to assist them in becoming self-sufficient.

Session topic:

Session 3 in the Building Strong Families series is "Setting & Achieving Goals".

Registration:

Transitional living residents are enrolled in the Building Strong Families classes by their case managers at Hillcrest.

Registration
deadline:

8/1/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Linn County Extension Council Meeting- August

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
To be determined

Description:

Linn County Extension Council Meeting

Session topic:

Council meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Valerie Tate, tatev@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Linn County
phone: 660/895-5123




Cass 4-H Leaders' training

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Cass County Extension Office
Harrisonville MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brittany Nieder, NiederB@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816/380-8460




Hickory County Extension Council Meetings (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Hickory County Extension Center
203 Cedar St., Hermitage MO map...

Description:

Open meetings of the Hickory County Extension Council.

Session topic:

August meeting of the Hickory County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Polk County
phone: 417/326-4916