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Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018

Construction Business Management - UBGI scholarship (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Construction Business Management is targeted to existing construction industry businesses who want to develop a plan for growing their companies. Hindsight is 20/20, so use that to create a framework and a plan to improve your business performance.

In this course, you are an active participant working on your own business strategy. Facilitators are knowledgeable entrepreneur practitioners who are attuned to the issues that influence the decisions you make about your company, making the program meaningful by applying this knowledge to your business. On-going coaching enables you to access one-on-one input to continue to move your business ahead.

WEEK 1: SIZING UP YOUR BUSINESS

  • 8a Entrepreneur Speaker
  • Marketing Expert

WEEK 2: MAKING STRATEGIC DECISIONS

  • Real Estate & Construction Law
  • Proper Estimating Techniques

WEEK 3: CREATING A STRATEGIC PLAN
WEEK 4: USING FINANCIAL TOOLS

  • QuickBooks for Contractors
  • Construction Lending/Banking

WEEK 5: SEIZING THE MARKET

  • Bonding & Contracts Expertise
  • Aligning Financial Statements

WEEK 6: BUSINESS PLAN WORK SESSION
WEEK 7: MANAGING OPERATIONS FOR GROWTH

  • Organization & Operations Flow
  • Business Development Training

WEEK 8: MAKING IT HAPPEN

  • Contracting Opportunities
  • Participant Presentations

Available Scholarships:

 more...

Cost:

$75.00
Must fill out scholarship application and receive approval PRIOR to payment of fee.

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




Macon County 4-H Counicl Meetings

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
404 N Missouri St Suite A, Macon MO map...

Description:

Each 4-H Club should send two elected representatives to the 4-H Council meeting.  During these meeting decisions are made regarding the county 4-H program. 

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracie Moore, mooretra@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Macon County
phone: 660-385-2173




Focus on Kids-Warrensburg

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
135 W Market Street, Warrensburg MO map...

Description:

An educational co-parenting class for parents that are divorcing or separating.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the MU Extension Office in Johnson County at 660-747-3193.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Focus on Kids-Sedalia

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
1012A Thompson Boulevard, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

An educational co-parenting class for parents that are divorcing or separating.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the MU Extension Office in Pettis County at 660-827-0591.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Cooking Matters for Families in Boonville (Session 1 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Immanuel Lutheran Church
1001 Immanuel Drive, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters for Parents is a hands on cooking program that was developed to teach parents of young children how to prepare and eat a healthy, affordable, and delicious diet. Topics covered include: - cooking tips and techniques - tips for proper food safety, storage, and sanitation - nutrition information to keep your family healthy - budgeting information - tips to get your family to try new foods - shopping healthfully on a limited budget

Session topic:

Participants will receive information on important nutrition topics, cook a meal together, and enjoy eating and discussing the key points of the class.

Registration:

Melissa Cotton 660-827-0891 cottonmr@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

1/3/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Start Up - Other (Session 1 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 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 a 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
  • Completed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges

Registration:

Contact Kelly Asbury 660-596-7350 to apply!

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC) - 74011
phone: 660-596-7350




4-H Council Meeting (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Session topic:

Barton County 4-H council Mtg

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Building a Sustainable Rural Business (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Cape Girardeau County Extension Office
684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

This series will cover the unique basics of starting a rural business in Missouri. We will talk about what's important to the entrepreneur, rural business history and opportunities, business structure, business planning and how to get started.

Registration:

Call 573-243-3581

Registration
deadline:

1/2/2018

Cost:

$100.00
If register before 12/31/17, the fee is $100. If register after that date the fee is $150.

Facilitator:

Richard D. Proffer, profferrd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Farley Jolly 4-H Club Meetings (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Farley Jolly 4-H Club meets every second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm at the Platte City Lions Club Hall.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Laura Evans, evansla@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Platte County
phone: 816-270-2141




Hoover Heroes 4-H Club Meetings (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Hoover Christian Church
15180 NW State Rte 92,, Platte City MO map...

Description:

Hoover Heroes 4-H Club Meetings meet on the second Tuesday of each month 7pm Hoover Christian Church.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Laura Evans, evansla@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Platte County
phone: 816-270-2141




Construction Business Management (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Construction Business Management is targeted to existing construction industry businesses who want to develop a plan for growing their companies. Hindsight is 20/20, so use that to create a framework and a plan to improve your business performance.

In this course, you are an active participant working on your own business strategy. Facilitators are knowledgeable entrepreneur practitioners who are attuned to the issues that influence the decisions you make about your company, making the program meaningful by applying this knowledge to your business. On-going coaching enables you to access one-on-one input to continue to move your business ahead.

WEEK 1: SIZING UP YOUR BUSINESS

  • 8a Entrepreneur Speaker
  • Marketing Expert

WEEK 2: MAKING STRATEGIC DECISIONS

  • Real Estate & Construction Law
  • Proper Estimating Techniques

WEEK 3: CREATING A STRATEGIC PLAN
WEEK 4: USING FINANCIAL TOOLS

  • QuickBooks for Contractors
  • Construction Lending/Banking

WEEK 5: SEIZING THE MARKET

  • Bonding & Contracts Expertise
  • Aligning Financial Statements

WEEK 6: BUSINESS PLAN WORK SESSION
WEEK 7: MANAGING OPERATIONS FOR GROWTH

  • Organization & Operations Flow
  • Business Development Training

WEEK 8: MAKING IT HAPPEN

  • Contracting Opportunities
  • Participant Presentations

Available Scholarships:

 more...

Cost:

$645.00
Must fill out scholarship application and receive approval PRIOR to payment of fee.

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




Stay Strong Stay Healthy - Independence (Session 1 of 16)

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

Where:  
Noland Road Baptist Church
4505 S Noland Road, Independence 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.

Registration:

Contact Denise Sullivan at the University of Missouri-Jackson County Extension office at 816-482-5850.

Registration
deadline:

1/4/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 2 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
801 E 12th St, Lamar MO map...

Description:

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

Registration:

To register call Lindsey at the Barton County Extension Center at 417-682-3579

Registration
deadline:

1/3/2018

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

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




Barry Co. Soils and Crops Conference

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Description:

89th annual Barry Co. Soils and Crops Conference at Cassville First Christian Church Mineral Supplementation to your beef herd - Dr. Eric Bailey, MU State Beef Splst, Columbia Soybeans and Dicamba - Ben Fizette, Certified Crop Advisor MFA Preparing for your income taxes - Jennifer Lutes, MU Extension Ag Business Splst How to get LOCAL beef into your child's school - Panel: Mark Russell, Exe Director of MO Beef Council; Jim McCann, 5th gen Lawrence Co. Beef Producer & MoBeef Coordinator; Shon Bishop, Lincoln University small farms splst; Eric Bailey, MU Extension State Beef splst

Registration:

Call Barry Co. Extension office to preregister at 417-847-3161

Cost:

$5.00
$7.00 night of the event

Facilitator:

Reagan Bluel, BluelRJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barry County
phone: 417-847-3161




Private Pesticide Applicator Training in Pike County-Evening Session (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Pike County Courthouse
115 W. Main, Bowling Green MO map...

Description:

Ag producers needing to obtain or renew their private pesticide applicator license for purchase of restricted-use pesticides can attend the Private Pesticide Applicator Training being offered in Bowling Green. This license is valid for five years and participants must be 18 or older to receive the license. Training will be given on safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides.

Registration:

Contact the Marion County Extension Center at (573) 769-2177 to reserve a seat, make accommodations due to a disability, or for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wyatt Miller, millerww@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Marion County
phone: 573-769-2177




Sew Native Classes 2018 (Session 1 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Waynesville, MO, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

Come and let Missouri Master Naturalists teach you all about Symbols of Missouri in the Natural World. At the completion of each class you will be presented with a unique quilt block pattern inspired by Symbols of Missouri in the Natural World. January: Fossil - Crinoids February: Bird - Bluebird March: Flower - Hawthorn Blossom April: Tree - Dogwood May: Reptile - Three Toed Box Turtle June: Amphibian - North American Bull Frog July: TBA August: Grass - Big Bluestem September: TBA October: Game Bird - Bobwhite Quail November: Mineral - Galena December: TBA This class is free, but reservations are required, space is limited.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Cathy Galland, gallandcs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394