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    Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017

    Focus on Kids - Phelps (Session 11 of 12)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Phelps County Extension Center
    200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

    Description:

    The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

    Registration:

    To register for this class please call the Phelps County Extension Office at (573)458-6260.

    Registration
    deadline:

    12/4/2017

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Phelps County
    phone: 573-458-6260




    Harrison County Extension Council Meeting November 2017

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Where:  
    1505 Main Street, Bethany MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly meeting of the Harrison County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county.  Meetings are open to the public.

    Registration:

    There is no registration required, contact the Harrison County University of Missouri Extension Office at (660) 425-6434 for more information.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Andrew Luke, lukea@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Harrison County
    phone: 660-425-6434




    Focus On Kids

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 5 p.m. to 8:25 p.m.

    Where:  
    From Hwy. 50 in Union, turn as if going to Taco Bell and Library is on the right.
    306 Hawthorne Drive, Union MO map...

    Description:

    Helps divorced and separated parents learn how to support their children through the divorce process and how to work together in co-parenting their children.  Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify the original divorce decree, or who have never been married but have filed a child custody case, to attend an educational parenting program.

    Registration:

    To register contact Franklin County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-583-5141, 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084.

    Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least 24 hours before class.

    $40 per person payable by cash, check or money order made payable to: Franklin County Extension Council.

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Franklin County
    phone: 636-583-5141




    Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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

    Description:

    This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts.  The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) host a bi-monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications.  The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting.

    The Missouri PTAC seminar is available to Missouri based businesses every month.  Instructor:  Michelle Cunningham

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Michelle Cunningham, cunninghammic@umkc.edu
    University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
    phone: 816-235-2891




    Women's Financial Education Series (Session 5 of 5)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Description:

    A five-week, educational series to help you learn to take control of your financial life by learning more about financial management, credit and debt management, estate planning, insurance, investing and retirement planning. There is no promotion of products or services.  more...

    Registration:

    Call MU Extension at 636-970-3000. All major credit cards accepted.

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/28/2017

    Cost:

    $49.00
    Partial scholarships are available. Call Suzanne Gellman for details.

    Facilitator:

    Suzanne Gellman, GellmanS@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Charles County
    phone: 636-970-3000




    Diabetes Self-management program (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Description:

    This course is designed to help people who have diabetes or individuals who care for someone who has diabetes to become better self-managers of their condition. This program will consist of six sessions each lasting 2 to 2 1/2 hours. Participants will learn to plan healthful meals with balanced carbohydrates, learn more about the benefits of physical activity, discuss blood sugar highs and lows, and how to communicate more effectively with health professionals. Participants will receive a free book.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Camden County
    phone: 573-346-2644




    A Matter of Balance in Sedalia (Session 7 of 8)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    Pettis County MU Extension Center
    1012A Thompson Boulevard, Sedalia MO map...

    Description:

    A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls.The program helps older adults learn to: -view falls as controllable -set goals for increasing activity -change their environment to reduce fall risk factors -exercise to increase strength and balance

    Registration:

    Participants should preregister by calling the Pettis County Extension center at 660-827-0591.

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/8/2017

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $25.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced Level 2 Union (Session 16 of 17)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Where:  
    115 S Washington Avenue, Union MO map...

    Description:

    This program is designed for adults who have already completed Stay Strong Stay Healthy and want to continue their strength training or adults who have been strength training regularly for at least 6 months.  Like basic Stay Strong Stay Healthy, the advanced class is a 8 week program for middle-aged and older adults.

    Registration:

    Contact the University of Missouri Extension Office, 116 West Main, Union, MO, 63084 at 636-583-5141 to register.

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $45.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 - Union (Session 16 of 17)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

    Where:  
    115 S Washington Avenue, Union MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong Stay Healthy is an evidence-based eight-week exercise program for older and sedentary, middle-aged adults. The hour long class meets twice a week, and includes warm-up activities, strengthening exercises with and without weights and cool down activities. Stay Strong Stay Healthy is safe for all who are physically ready to engage in strength training exercise.

    Registration:

    Contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084 or call 636-583-5141

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $45.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (MU Campus Tues/Thurs 12pm-1pm) (Session 14 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    616 Hitt Street, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Missouri’s 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! Over 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.

    Registration:

    To register, click "more" below.

     more...

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Sydney White, sswcm3@mail.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-882-2146




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (MU Campus Tues/Thurs 5:30PM-6:30PM) (Session 14 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    616 Hitt Street, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Missouri’s 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! Over 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.

    Registration:

    To register, click "more" below.

     more...

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Sydney White, sswcm3@mail.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-882-2146




    Extension Council Meeting

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    University of Missouri Extension Center
    260 Brown Road, St. Peters MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly business meeting of the St. Charles County Extension Council. Meetings are open to the public.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Emily Barbee, CroweEM@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Charles County
    phone: 636-970-3000




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 (Session 12 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    8000 Natural Bridge Road, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    This MU Extension strength-training program is for adults who want to challenge themselves a bit more! If you previously participated in Stay, Strong, Stay Healthy– Level 1 and/or have some background in performing strength- training exercises, you may enroll. Class is designed to improve flexibility, balance and strength. Level 2 participants are encouraged to be able to move to and from the floor. Equipment is provided. Pre-Registration forms must be completed prior to first class.

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/11/2017

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-2115







    Morgan Co. Master Gardener Core Class (Session 6 of 10)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Morgan Co. MU Extension office ( 4th Floor of the Morgan Co. Courthouse)
    100 E Newton St., Courthouse 4th Floor, Versailles MO map...

    Description:

    The mission of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening and environmental education. The Master Gardener Program throughout Missouri promotes and raises public awareness of the University of Missouri Extension as a source of unbiased, research based gardening information.

    Session topic:

    Turfgrass

    Registration:

    Fee covers instruction, manual, one soil test, and name tag upon completion of volunteer hours. A scholarship is available for those in need.

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/22/2017

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $135.00
    Couple Fee -$225

    Facilitator:

    Todd Lorenz, LorenzT@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cooper County
    phone: 660-882-5661




    Cooking Matters for Parents (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    Description:

    Participants will learn to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices, cook delicious, affordable meals, and safe food handling practices. Encouraging these healthy behaviors helps reduce health care costs by helping prevent chronic health conditions throughout a person's life span, as well as reducing food waste and cost for a family or individual's budget.

    Registration:

    Call or e-mail Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/26/2017

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Canceled: Focus on Kids-Boonville

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...



    A Matter of Balance in Sedalia (2) (Session 7 of 8)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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

    Description:

    A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls.The program helps older adults learn toview falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors, exercise to increase strength and balance.

    Registration:

    Participants should preregister by calling the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591.

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/7/2017

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $25.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Understanding Your Hay Crop and How to use It For Maximum Potential/ Profit (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Lebanon Technology & Career Center Vo-Ag Room
    757 Brice St , Lebanon MO map...

    Description:

    This Program is designed to discuss the attributes of hay and how it may be used in your operation. Areas to be discussed but not limited to are as follows: Just what is quality hay and how do you know that? How is hay bought and sold? Which forages make the best hay? What are some of the common mistakes made when purchasing and feeding hay? What is hay really worth? How to take a hay sample and send it to the lab. Understanding the results of the hay analysis. Common variables affecting hay quality. Animal Requirements and developing a supplement around what you have. Hay Feeding methods and tips.

    Session topic:

    This Program is designed to discuss the attributes of hay and how it may be used in your operation: Just what is quality hay and how do you know that? How is hay bought and sold? Which forages make the best hay? What are some of the common mistakes made when purchasing and feeding hay? What is hay really worth? How to take a hay sample and send it to the lab. Understanding the results of the hay analysis. Common variables affecting hay quality. Animal Requirements and developing a supplement around what you have. Hay Feeding methods and tips.

    Registration:

    Preferred Registration 3 days prior to class attended $10.00 per person $15.00 per couple Hickory County MU Extension 203 Cedar Street Hermitage, MO 65668 Hickory Co Office:417-745-6767 Laclede Co Office:417-532-7126 Dallas Co Office:417-345-7551 Email: halleranw@Missouri.edu shaverj@missouri.edu mccorkilla@Missouri.edu

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/1/2017

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $10.00
    $15.00 per couple

    Facilitator:

    William Halleran, halleranw@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Hickory County
    phone: 417-745-6767




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 2, Kirkwood, MO (Session 11 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    The goal of the SSSH–Level 2 program is to expand the fitness base acquired from SSSH by adding new and more challenging exercises. SSSH–Level 2 is designed to challenge older adults in new and different ways, to help avoid staleness and plateaus, and to improve daily living activities. This 8-week program features exercises using resistance from body weight, hand weights and ankle weights. It also features balance exercises, core exercises, low back exercises and flexibility exercises.

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/11/2017

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Starting a Business: The First Steps

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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

    Description:

    Before you start a business, be certain to attend this seminar. Participants will have an opportunity to assess their business idea, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, learn about marketing strategies, and identify sources of financing. Each participant will receive a Start-up Manual. more...

    Registration:

    http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07eemvrseea90e7df9 more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/31/2017

    Cost:

    $29.00

    Facilitator:

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




    SSSH level 1 Camdenton (Session 2 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Where:  
    Camdenton MO

    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:

    Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Camden County Extension Office at 573-346-2644.

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/19/2017

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Camden County
    phone: 573-346-2644




    Canceled: Build Your LinkedIn Profile with Photo Shoot

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Redi Innovation Hub - We are just south of the Post Office, on the corner of Walnut and 6th Street in the lower level of the Walnut Street Parking Garage.
    500 E Walnut Street Ste. 103, Columbia MO map...



    Business Plan Series

    When:  Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, noon

    Where:  
    1640 S Lindbergh Boulevard, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    Mind Your Business Lectures: St. Louis County Library and the University of Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Centers are pleased to invite you to a three-part lecture series that will help you turn your business ideas into written plans. This event will begin with refreshments and a networking period from 8:30-9:00a.m. with lecture starting at 9:00a.m. Registration is recommended. Register at www.slcl.org/events.. or call 314-994-3300 *** October 20- part 1: Writing Your Business Plan *** October 27-Part 2" Conducting Your Market Analysis *** November 3- Part 3: Financial Analysis

    Registration:

    Register at www.slcl.org/events or call 314-994-3300

    Cost:

    $0.00
    No cost

    Facilitator:

    Diane Oliver, beckld@umsystem.edu
    St. Louis North City - SBTDC
    phone: 314-405-8400




    17th Annual Women Landowner's Agriculture Conference

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    1001 W 22nd St, Higginsville MO map...

    Description:

    A one day conference discussing issues in agriculture pertaining to women. This years topics include: cover crops, food preservation and canning, pollinators on the farm and straw bale gardening. The keynote speaker is Tyne Morgan of the US Farm Report. This conference is out on in partnership with the USDA

    Registration:

    Lafayette County Extension Office 14 E 19th St Suite 102 Higginsville MO 64037 660-584-3658 Conference Fee $20 thru Oct 20th late registration fee is $30 beginning Oct 21st

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/20/2017

    Class size:

    150

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Catherine Neuner, neunercm@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Lafayette County
    phone: 660-584-3658




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 Adrian (Session 4 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

    Where:  
    Adrian United Methodist Church
    202 E Main Street, Adrian MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong Stay Healthy, Level 2 is an eight-week, evidence-based strength training program for people who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Level 1. This class helps adults stay active and improve their quality of life. The exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

    Session topic:

    Participants will complete warm-up sessions, a series of 8-10 strengthening exercises and then cool-down stretches.

    Registration:

    Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/23/2017

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Catherine Neuner, neunercm@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Lafayette County
    phone: 660-584-3658




    Youth Officer Training

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    14 E. 19th St., Suite 102, Higginsville MO map...

    Description:

    6pm held at the Lafayette County office.

    Class size:

    60

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    James Jackson, jacksonjamese@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Lafayette County
    phone: 660-584-3658




    National 4-H Volunteer e-Forum

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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

    Description:

    Volunteers are invited to the National 4-H Volunteer e-Forum.  Get energized as you network with volunteers, county-based staff, and state specialist form across the county.  leave with new ideas you can use to grow 4-H in your community.

    Registration:

    RSVP to the Macon County Extension Office.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Tracie Moore, mooretra@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Chariton County
    phone: 660-288-3239




    New Food Conference

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9 a.m. to Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Hilton Garden Inn
    4155 S Nature Center Way, Springfield MO map...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 4 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

    Where:  
    Bates County Memorial Hospital
    615 W Nursery Street, Butler MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong Stay Healthy, Level 2 is an eight-week, evidence-based strength training program for people who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Level 1. This class helps adults stay active and improve their quality of life. The exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

    Session topic:

    Participants will complete warm-up sessions, a series of 8-10 strengthening exercises and then cool-down stretches.

    Registration:

    Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/20/2017

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 3 of 16)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 11 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    Cass County University of Missouri Extension
    615 W Nursery Street, Butler MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong Stay Healthy, Level 1, is an eight-week, evidence-based strength training program for middle age and older adults who desire to improve balance, strength, and flexibility. This class helps adults stay active and improve their quality of life. The exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

    Session topic:

    Participants will complete warm-up sessions, a series of 8-10 strengthening exercises and then cool-down stretches.

    Registration:

    Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/20/2017

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    1-Page Business Plan

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    Southwest Baptist University
    501 S Grand Street , Salem MO map...

    Description:

    Own a small business and want to grow it? Just getting started with your business and need help? Develop your own 1-page business plan during this working session. Come prepared to work and brainstorm with each other. Want a one-on-one appointment to meet privately to talk about your business plan, how to start a business or other area of business where you need help? Times are available after the seminar to meet with a business development specialist. Sign up to reserve your time. (Seminar Includes free lunch)

    Registration:

    Email: hultines@missouri.edu or Call 573-729-3196

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/2/2017

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Karen Leatherman, leathermank@mst.edu
    Missouri University of Science and Technology SBTDC
    phone: 573-341-4551




    Online Marketing Trends & Tactics (Session 1 of 2)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
    405 N Jefferson Avenue, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    It's been said that the Internet levels the playing field for large and small businesses. You don't have to spend tons of money on a web site to gain on-line customers, but you do need a plan. If you want to know how successful web marketers design web sites and communicate with their customers, this "best practices" presentation is for you. Did you jump onto the web bandwagon without first defining what your organization wants to accomplish? This seminar will introduce the powerful and effective tips, tools, and techniques for planning and executing an effective Internet presence. You will learn how to develop objectives, strategies, tactics, and measurable results for marketing your business on the worldwide web. Plus, discover how to avoid the most common mistakes companies make in the transition to e-commerce.  more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/1/2017

    Cost:

    $109.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Ozarks Press Association Annual Meeting (Session 3 of 4)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    Houlihans
    Springfield MO

    Description:

    Annual gathering of the Ozarks Press Association will bring together area newspaper owners, editors and other journalists for a day of learning with great guest speakers. more...

    Session topic:

    Reorganization meeting for the Board of the Directors for OPA which a goal of planning an additional OPA meeting for membership in the winter.

    Registration:

    Register via the Missouri Press Association

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Volunteer Development - e-Forum Trainings (Session 2 of 3)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Co MO Headquarters
    29868 Highway 5, Tipton MO map...

    Description:

    In October, November, December will hold a session each month. The topics include October - Cultivating an Environment for Growing True Leaders November - "STEM"ming into Animal Science, Growing True Leaders December - Helping 4-H'ers Grow in Life and Work

    Session topic:

    Build on the roots of 4-H as we STEM our way into agriculture and animal science for experienced and new 4-H’ers. Gain resources to incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) leaders through traditional animal sciences project areas in communities. Volunteers will gain ideas for planning and organizing fun, educational sessions for youth.

    Registration:

    Call 573-378-5358 to register.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elaine Anderson, andersonela@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Moniteau County
    phone: 573-378-5358




    2018 Polk County 4-H Council meetings (Session 1 of 6)

    When:  Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Polk County Extension Center
    110 E. Jefferson Street, Bolivar MO map...

    Description:

    Planning meetings for the 2018 4-H year. All meetings are open to the public to those interested in the county 4-H program.

    Session topic:

    November meeting of the Polk County 4-H Council

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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