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    Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018

    Northland Grandfamilies Northland Daytime Support Group (Session 5 of 11)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon

    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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Sedalia (Session 2 of 17)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Where:  
    Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College Room 163
    3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...

    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 warm-up, 8 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretching. Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College Room 163

    Registration:

    Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591.

    Registration
    deadline:

    12/29/2017

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cass County
    phone: 816-380-8461




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 Sedalia 2018 (Session 2 of 17)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College Room 163
    3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...

    Description:

    Missouri Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program.Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! During the eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

    Session topic:

    Participants will complete a warm-up, 8-10 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretching.

    Registration:

    To register, contact the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591.

    Registration
    deadline:

    12/29/2017

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cass County
    phone: 816-380-8461




    QuickBooks Desktop: Utilization, Tips, and Tricks

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

    Description:

    This training will be a demonstration of QuickBooks and how to best utilize the program and its features. Date: January 10 (Wednesday), 1:30pm- 4:30pm Location: Plaster Hall, MSSU. On the day of the event, yellow signs at each entrance will provide room information. Cost: $79 more...

    Registration:

    http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07eewhmp9a58babc30 more...

    Cost:

    $79.00

    Facilitator:

    Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
    Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
    phone: 417-625-9575




    Canceled: Your Money Your Goals

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    This is the Missouri Career Center - Arnold located in Arnold, Missouri. Missouri Career Center - Arnold provides the opportunity for anyone looking for a career to learn options and find a path to their goal. They can provide you with the information you need to get going on your job today.
    3675 West Outer Road Suite 102, Arnold MO map...



    Canceled: Take Control of Your Finances - Arnold Career Center

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    This is the Missouri Career Center - Arnold located in Arnold, Missouri. Missouri Career Center - Arnold provides the opportunity for anyone looking for a career to learn options and find a path to their goal. They can provide you with the information you need to get going on your job today.
    3675 West Outer Road Suite 102, Arnold MO map...



    Cape Girardeau County Clover Kids (Session 1 of 12)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Lower Level
    684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

    Description:

    Countywide 4-H Clover Kid club for youth ages 5-7. For information, contact the Cape County Extension Office at 573-243-3581. If Jackson Public Schools are cancelled due to weather, the Clover Kid meeting will also be cancelled.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Lesley Meier, meierl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 3 of 17)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
    3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 1 is a beginner level, low-impact strength training program for older adults. The class performs 8 exercises to target the large muscle groups to improve strength, balance, and flexibility.

    Registration:

    To register, contact Jamie with Freeman Advantage, or call Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/2/2018

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barton County
    phone: 417-682-3579




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 3 of 17)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
    3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is an advanced, low-impact strength training program designed for older adults to improve strength, balance, and flexibility. Classes work all major muscle groups through eight different exercises.

    Registration:

    To register, contact Jamie Gillmore with Freeman Advantage, or call Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/2/2018

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barton County
    phone: 417-682-3579




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 1 of 17)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

    Where:  
    103 Hodge Dr., Carl Junction MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 1 is a beginner, low-impact strength training program designed for older adults to increase their strength and improve their balance and flexibility. Strength training can help reduce the risk of falls in older adults and increase ability to remain independent and perform activities of daily living.

    Registration:

    To register, call Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/9/2018

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barton County
    phone: 417-682-3579




    The Successful Business: Planning and Funding

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 6 p.m. to Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
    405 N Jefferson Avenue, 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, preparation is the key. Learn how to utilize several tools in the process of developing a plan for your business. Whether formal or informal, translating your ideas into a working plan will increase the odds in your favor. This seminar provides an overview of two approaches to business plans and the steps necessary to develop those plans. Also, a special emphasis will be placed how to fund the business once the plan has been developed. In addition to the course instruction, support material is provided which includes a workbook, software, and other documents. Topic Include: Discuss business success factors Critical steps to a great business plan Understand the Business Model Canvas for an informal plan Explore the planning process Identify the critical components of a formal Business Plan Review funding options How to research the feasibility Sources for evaluating the industry, market and competition How to develop basic financial projections for financing Successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors Using the plan to manage your business  more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/9/2018

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $139.00

    Facilitator:

    Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
    Missouri State University SBTDC
    phone: 417-837-2617




    Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist Chapter Board Meeting (Session 1 of 9)

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Missouri Department of Conservation Service Center
    2630 N Mayfair Ave, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    The Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist Chapter board meets monthly to plan and evaluate chapter activities. The meeting consists of approval of previous meeting minutes, financial report, committee activities reports, and reports from MDC and MU Extension coordinators.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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