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Friday, Oct. 25, 2013

Missouri Dairy Grazing Conference

When:  Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 3 p.m.

Where:  
University Plaza Hotel
417-864-7333
333 John Q. Hammons Parkway, Springfield MO map...

Session topic:

Presentations and farm tours addressing pasture-based dairy systems

Registration:

Online: http://dairy.missouri.edu/grazing/conference
Mail: Missouri Dairy Grazing Conference
348 Hearnes Center
Columbia MO 65211 more...

Cost:

$150.00
$125 second person/same organization $125 third person/same organization $25 late fee/person

Facilitator:

James Humphrey, humphreyjr@missouri.edu
Andrew County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 324-3147




Small Business Boot Camp

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
The Banquet Center, North Main & Fountain Road, Joplin
Joplin MO

Description:

About the Event:
If you are a small business owner you do not want to miss this Small Business Boot Camp. Special guest speaker Dr. Beverly Browning will be discussing topics such as small business basics, small business communications, small business guerilla marketing and small business sustainability. Invest in your small business and network with other small business owners. For more information contact Linda Hemphill at US Bank.

About the Facilitator:
Dr. Beverly Browning, Author, A Guide to Sustainability for Small Business and 40-year successful minority female entrepreneur

RSVP: Linda.K.Hemphill@usbank.com or 417-625-3289
 more...

Registration:

To Register: Debbie Cash, Employer Advantage, 417-782-2909 ext. 148
Registration Deadline: September 21, 2012
Cost: APA Members $75.00; Non-Members $90.00; Student Discount $75.00 (Currently enrolled in a College/University or a trade school)
 more...

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

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




Relatives As Parents--Grandfamilies Conference

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Kansas City Health Department
2400 Troost, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

A "Grandfamilies Conference" for grandparents and other caregivers raising children is scheduled for October 15, 2013 at the KCMO Health Department. Sponsored by AARP, in partnership with several other agencies and organizations, the all day conference will feature a keynote speaker, workshops, exhibits, displays and door prizes.

Session topic:

The Kansas City "Grandfamilies Conference" sponsored by AARP in partnership with other community organizations will offer educational workshops and informative exhibits on topics of interest to grandparents/aunts/uncles raising children.

Registration:

To register for the conference, contact the AARP office at 1-877-926-8300 or register on-line: aarp.cvent.com/MOgrandfamiliesKC

Registration
deadline:

10/21/2013

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
4747 Troost Ave. , Kansas City MO map...

Description:

FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ is targeted to existing 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 forward even after the program has ended.

Registration:

View our Registration and Cancellation Policies here: http://info.umkc.edu/sbtdc/registration-policy/.

Class size:

20

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$995.00
Register before August 15 to receive the early-bird price of $845.00. After August 15, price is $995.00.

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Cole (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...



Cooking Matters for Adults - Oct-Nov, 2013, Chillicothe Housing Authority (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Chillicothe Housing Authority
320 Park Lane, Chillicothe MO map...

Registration
deadline:

10/4/2013

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
Harrison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 425-6434




School Wellness (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Where:  
Daniel Boone elementary school
Warrenton MO

Description:

Demonstration of Combining History and Nutrition into one lesson. Cross curriculum programs help students apply facts they learn to life situations

Session topic:

The Lewis and Clark Expediton will be the back ground to compare food safety and nutrition practices of pioneers and society today.

Registration
deadline:

10/24/2013

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Cooking Matters (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Registrations will be coordinated by Tonya Wogoman
417-637-2112
NUTRITION PROGRAM ASSOCIATE. BARRY COUNTY, SOUTHWEST REGION
Phone: 417-847-3161
Aurora MO

Description:

Cooking Matters is a culinary-based nutrition education program that aims at reducing food insecurity and empowering individuals and families with skills to cook at home.

Session topic:

Two hours include: engaging Nutrition & food safety discussions and food preparation. Participants make two recipes and enjoy eating together and discussing skills learned in class. Participants also take home groceries to make one of the recipe at home

Registration:

Registrations will be coordinated by Tonya Wogoman
417-637-2112
NUTRITION PROGRAM ASSOCIATE. BARRY COUNTY, SOUTHWEST REGION
Phone: 417-847-3161

Registration
deadline:

9/20/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Class is Free

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 13)

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Laclede County MU Extension Office
186-D N. Adams Ave, Lebanon MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Laclede Co Extension Office at 417-532-7126 to register.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Cole (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a strength training program developed by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase middle age and older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. At each session, a prescribed set of 8 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 the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

9/6/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Health Insurance Education

When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
State Fair Community College Thompson Conference Center

The Thompson Center is located in the Heckart Science and Allied Health Center at State Fair Community College, 3201 W 16th St., Sedalia, MO 65301
1012-A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Health insurance education programs provide individuals and families with the resources and skills needed to make informed health insurance decisions.

Registration:

Call the Pettis County University of Missouri Extension office for more information or to register to attend.

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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