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Monday, Oct. 28, 2013

MU Extension Agriculture Connection Radio Program (Session 18 of 52)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Where:  
107.7 The Lake Radio Station
1225 Hwy 39 S, Stockton MO map...

Description:

This radio program is setup to educate listeners on current topic within agriculture and provide them with knowlege that they can implement to improve their agriculture enterprise. MU Extension Specialist involved in the program are from the areas of Livestock and Agronomy. The program is broadcasted weekly on Mondays at 8:30 a. m. on 107.7 FM The Lake in Stockton, MO.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
Cedar County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/276-3313




Building Strong Families (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Where:  
Warrensburg

Description:

Radio interview shows on KOKO, Warrensburg

Session topic:

Radio Interview Show on KOKO radio discussing family and relationship issues.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Wallace, WallaceL@missouri.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 885-5556




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced (Session 4 of 11)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Description:

You must have completed the beginner Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class to attend the advanced class.

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office to register at 573-346-2644.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 10 of 13)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Greene County Extension Center inside the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic, Springfield MO map...

Description:

The ten week Stay Strong Stay Healthy course is a moderate intensity, progressive exercise program that includes strength and balance training and is designed to improve muscle strength, dynamic balance, and flexibility.

Session topic:

Class will not be held today. Class will resume on Monday, 11-4-13 at 1:30.

Registration:

Pre-registration by Wednesday, September 4 is required. Please call the Greene County Extension office at 417-881-8909 to register.

Registration
deadline:

9/4/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 4 of 11)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office to register at 573-346-2644.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Maysville Sept-Nov, 2013 (Session 13 of 21)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Maysville United Methodist Church
400 West Main Street, Maysville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an ten-week strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The class will meet twice a week.

We will incorporate warm-up exercises; simple strengthening exercises, with or without weights; and cool down stretches. Weights are provided for the class. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Bring water bottle and towel.

Registration:

Call Janet at the Harrison County Extension office 660-425-6434 to register.

Registration
deadline:

9/9/2013

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Henry County Sharp Shooters 4-H Club (Session 12 of 12)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Youth Building on the Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Pulaski County Extension Council Meeting (Session 10 of 11)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Pulaski County Courthouse
301 Historic 66 E, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

The Pulaski County Extension Council meets the last Monday of the month at 5:30pm in the Pulaski County Courthouse.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Pulaski County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/774-6177




Greene County Extension Council Meeting (Session 9 of 25)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
inside Nathanael Greene Park
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield MO map...

Description:

The Greene County Extension Council is comprised of 16 publicly elected council members and 4 appointed members who work with MU Extension specialists to provide the county educational program, manage finances of local MU Extension operations, provide personnel to carry out MU Extension activities locally and organize the annual public election of MU Extension council members.  more...

Session topic:

Specific items for this month’s meeting are posted on the Greene County Extension Center website under council business. Meetings are held to approve bills, plan programs and vote on policy related to the local county extension office.

Registration:

None. Meetings are open to the public and conducted in accordance with the Missouri Sunshine Law. Council agendas are posted online prior to each meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Crowd Funding 101

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
103 Engineering Management, Missouri University of Science and Technology
600 E 14th St, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Learn how you might finance your business ideas, concepts, and projects with the non-traditional, internet-based approach to finding investors and getting capital. This seminar is ideal for all aspiring entrepreneurs, business owners, and students.

Hear from Jason Graf, the owner/founder of CrowdIt, a Missouri-based crowd funding platform. Also hear from Pixel Press, a St. Louis based company that successfully completed a KickStarter funding campaign.

Registration:

This class is offered at no charge.
To register, contact John Woodson, jwoodson@mst.edu, (573) 341-7544 or Eric Anderson, ericwa@mst.edu, (573) 341-4551.

Class size:

90

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

John Woodson, jwoodson@mst.edu
Missouri University of Science and Technology SBTDC
phone: 573/341-7544




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies (Session 8 of 23)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Platte Woods United Methodist Church
7310 NW Prairie View Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Northland Grandfamilies program serves grandparents in Clay and Platte Counties who are raising their grandchildren. The program also serves aunts/uncles and other relatives who are raising children under the age of 18. The program seeks to raise awareness of the issues facing grandparents/aunts/uncles who are filling the parenting role. Advocacy, education and referral services are important aspects of the program. Support group meetings are scheduled twice a month, with guest speakers on topics of interest. The program is made possible by a partnership of the Clay County Extension Council, the Platte County Senior Fund and Clay County Senior Services.

Session topic:

Evening support group meeting this month will feature guest speaker, Emily Roper-Parsons, Older Adult Outreach Coordinator at Tri-County Mental Health. Topic: "Automatic Negative Thoughts-Why Can't I Get Them Out of My Head?".

Registration:

Any grandparent who is raising grandchildren age 18 or younger is welcome to participate in Northland Grandfamilies. The program is also open to aunts/uncles and other adult relatives who are raising children. The program is free of charge. If attending a Northland Grandfamilies support group meeting for the first time, please call in advance for more information: 816-407-3490

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Woodworking Class (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Fredericktown Middle School Shop located at 825 East Hwy 72-back of the building
825 East Hwy 72, Fredericktown MO map...

Description:

The Madison County Extension Counil is sponsoring a woodworking class. Participants will be making a bird feeder. This is a two-session class to be held on October 28th and November 4th. Scott Wilkerson from the Fredericktown Middle School will be teaching the class. You must register to participate

Session topic:

This is the first session of the bird feeder woodworking class. In this session safety in using equipment will be discussed

Registration:

To register call the Madison County Extension Center at 783-3303

Registration
deadline:

10/21/2013

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Brenda Brewington, brewingtonb@missouri.edu
Madison County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/783-3303




Christian County Master Gardeners monthy meeting (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Gordon L. Carriker, Ph.D., carrikerg@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Master Gardener Core Course (Session 12 of 12)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Pulaski County Extension Center

301 Historic 66 E., Suite 127

Description:

Since 1997 the University of Missouri Extension has trained volunteers for the Missouri Master Gardener program. After completing the Core Course, Master Gardeners advise and train communities on gardening and environmental horticulture, and participate in various educational service projects. The Master Gardener program is instrumental in building strong communities in our region.

Participants will become certified as Master Gardeners after taking the 30-plus hour training course and fulfilling the first year’s 30 hour garden education related volunteer requirement. Every subsequent year, certification is maintained through the completion of at least 20 hours of volunteer time on projects and taking an additional 6 hours of continued horticultural education.

Anyone interested in becoming a Missouri Master Gardener can apply to take the fall 2013 core course. The course will begin with an orientation on Thursday, August 22 at the Pulaski County Courthouse 301 Historic 66 East, Waynesville, MO 65583. Some refreshments will be provided.

Participants will become certified as Master Gardeners after taking the 30-plus hour training course and fulfilling the first year’s 30 hour garden education related volunteer requirement. Every subsequent year, certification is maintained through the completion of at least 20 hours of volunteer time on projects and 6 hours of learning through continuing horticultural education.

Anyone interested in becoming a Master Gardener can apply to take the fall 2013 core course. The course will start with an orientation on Thursday, August 22 from 6-9:30 pm and thereafter will run once a week from September 5 through October 24, 2013 at the Pulaski County Courthouse 301 Historic 66 East, Waynesville, MO 65583. Claases will be held on Thursday evenings from 6-9:30pm and two field trips will be held on Saturday September 7, and October 5 from 9am-5pm.Some refreshments will be provided.

Session topic:

Master Gardener Graduation
Speaker: Patrick Greenwald Horticulture Speacialist. Carrie Williamson, Pulaski COunty Master Gardener.

Registration:

The complete course fee is $125. The optional Master Gardener Core Manual is available for purchase for an additional $30. All core manual materials are available for download online at no charge. A limited amount of partial scholarships are available. The registration deadline is August 9, 2013. Registrations may be submitted now with a $25 deposit with all fees due by August 9th.

Members of the general public not interested in becoming an active master gardener may audit individual classes of interest. The fee for auditing a Thursday night class is $15 and the fee for auditing a field trip is $35 (includes a box lunch).

For more details, email or call Carrie Williamson or visit the group on Facebook. To register for the training or to audit classes, complete a registration form and send it to the Pulaski County Extension Center. Copies of the trainee and auditing registration forms are available at the Pulaski County Extension Center and online at http://extension.missouri.edu/pulaski .

Contact: Carrie Williamson, Pulaski County Master Gardener
Phone: (573) 855-0128
Email: mopcmg@gmail.com
Facebook: Pulaski County, MO Master Gardeners
 more...

Registration
deadline:

8/9/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00
$30.00 Optional Master Gardener Core Course Manual.

Facilitator:

Gordon L. Carriker, Ph.D., carrikerg@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Bates County Extension Council meeting (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/679-4167




Master Gardener (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Extension Center
514 E Briggs Drive, Suite D, Macon MO map...

Session topic:

The Macon/Shelby Master Gardeners meet the fourth Monday of every month for a business meeting and program. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jane Hunter, HunterEJ@missouri.edu
Macon County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 385-2173




Good Neighbors 4-H Club (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
This month only: Warrensburg Police Department

Description:

Monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jane Hunter, HunterEJ@missouri.edu
Macon County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 385-2173




Warren County Extension Council Meeting (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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