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Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013

Leadership Phelps County (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County
Rolla MO

Description:

Leadership Phelps County is a program designed to ensure the continued improvement of the Phelps County area by developing a network of leaders throughout Phelps County that possess a broader understanding of the needs and issues of the county and to increase commitment to community service and leadership.

Session topic:

LPC - Community Service Day

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food Entrepreneurship: A New Way of Thinking About Food and Jobs (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Comfort Inn
1820 N. Missouri Street, Macon MO map...

Description:

This one-day workshop will explore issues and opportunities related to food-based businesses as an economic development strategy. Guest speakers will talk about innovative approaches currently in use. An overview of shared processing facilities will be provided, including types, feasibility considerations, and funding sources. Participants should expect to work in regional groups and develop 2-3 specific action plans by the end of the workshop. The workshop will be offered at least four times across Missouri, November 2013 to March 2014. At each event local information will be incorporated into the agenda.

Session topic:

This workshop, in addition to the core material, will include results of a local foods study conducted in the six bootheel counties, and a presentation by Dr. Sven Svenson, Southeast Missouri State University Department of Agriculture.

Registration:

Registration is being handled by our partner, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Register online or by calling 314-444-8891. more...

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sharon A. Gulick, GulickS@missouri.edu
ExCEED, MU Extension
phone: 573/884-0669




2013 SW Missouri Agricultural Lenders Seminar

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
MU Southwest Center
Mt. Vernon MO

Description:

This seminar will focus on key issues affecting agricultural lending decisions and will present an opportunity to discuss and learn about current trends.

Registration:

Contact University of Missouri Extension Christian County by November 29 to reserve meal and book at (417) 581-3558 or e-mail Gordon Carriker at carrikerg@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

11/29/2013

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Arthritis Exercise Classes (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
The Reynolds County Extension Educational Building
2310 Green Street, Centerville MO map...

Description:

The Reynolds County Extension Council and the Arthritis Foundation will be hosting a series of Arthritis Exercise Classes for the Month of December.

Session topic:

Program is a community based, recreational group exercise and education program designed specifically for people with arthritis and related diseases.

Registration:

Registration will be gin at 9:30am December 2nd.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Joyce Pyles, pylesv@missouri.edu
Reynolds County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/648-1035




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Forsyth Presbyterian Church
Forsyth MO

Description:

In older adults, poor diet and lack of physical activity contribute to declining muscle mass and thinning of the bones. Without adequate muscle mass and bone strength, older adults are more prone to falls and are more likely to develop osteoporosis, which currently affects about 55 percent of people over age 50. In this group, falls are more likely to result in broken bones.

Session topic:

Session 5-exercise

Registration:

Call the Taney County University of Missouri Extension Office

Registration
deadline:

11/6/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy,- Advanced (Session 20 of 20)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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

Description:

The goal of the Advanced SSSH program is to increase on the fitness base acquired from SSSH by adding new and more challenging exercises. Advanced SSSH is designed to challenge older adults in new and different ways, to help avoid staleness and plateaus, and to improve activities of daily living. This 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.

Session topic:

Class members will warm-up, complete 2 sets of a series of 9-10 exercises and then cool down. Post class assessments will be completed.

Registration:

Call the Bates County University of Missouri Extension office at 660-679-4167 for registration information.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Wayne County University of Missouri Extension Council meetings

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Greenville Extension office

Description:

met with the 4-H Specialist and to complete the budget request for the council

Session topic:

meeting of the Wayne County Extension Council secretary to finish budget request and to meet with the 4-H Specialist

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Phyllis Flanigan, FlaniganP@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




MU Extension/KOLR10 Television Interview "From the Ground Up" (Session 159 of 207)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
KOLR10 Studio

Description:

This live television program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. The KOLR10 meteorologist and others from KOLR10 television, Springfield, conduct the interview, which includes MU Extension horticulture specialists and others with gardening expertise. The program airs on Thursdays on the KOLR10 Midday Newscast, at 11:15am.

Session topic:

Local Holiday Decorations

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Healthy Life Initiative (Session 5 of 20)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Session topic:

Barton County Healthy Lifestyles Initiative

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Buchanan County Extension Office
From Mitchell, turn at the Kit Bond Science and Technology Incubator (Missouri Western Campus)
Go to top of hill and turn left at MU Extension Sign. Class will be held in red brick building in back conference room
4125 Mitchell Ave, St. Joseph MO map...



Introduction to QuickBooks (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall Room 320, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

December 10(Tuesday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 1)

December 12 (Thursday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 2)

Learn how to utilize QuickBooks software for your business bookkeeping needs. Emphasis will be placed on properly setting up list items which determine how the information feeds into the company financial statements. Details of the Customer and Vendor Centers will be discussed. The reconciliation process for bank accounts and credit card statements will be demonstrated. Reports for tracking accounts receivable, accounts payable, company profitability, and company status will be presented.  more...

Session topic:

Day 2

Cost:

$95.00

Facilitator:

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




Turfgrass Management Class (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Pennington Seed Conference Room; Greenfield, MO

Greenfield MO

Description:

Thursdays and Fridays; December 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20; 1:30-3:00pm Pennington Seed Conference Room; Greenfield, MO
This class will cover an introduction to grasses suitable for SW MO, turf management (including- establishment, mowing, aeration, dethatching), turf diseases, turf insects and rodents, weed management, fertilization of lawns and soil and site preparation for establishment of turf grasses.

Session topic:

Turf diseases Lee Miller, State Horticulture Specialist

Registration:

To register, contact Dade County MU Extension- 417-637-2112; registration fee will be due first day of class

Registration
deadline:

12/4/2013

Cost:

$50.00
$50/person; $80/couple (sharing materials)

Facilitator:

Jill Scheidt, scheidtjk@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




Clinton Cougars 4-H Club (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Clinton Methodist Church

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Clinton Cool Cats 4-H Club (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Clinton Methodist Church

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Health Insurance Education - Princeton 2013

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Hal England Building, Princeton, Missouri

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kevin Hansen, HansenK@missouri.edu
Fiscal Administrative Management, MU Extension
phone: 660/646-0811




Lincoln County Master Gardener Level 1 Training Program (Session 14 of 14)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Lincoln County Extension Center
880 West College, Troy MO map...

Description:

The Lincoln County Master Gardener Level 1 Training Program will be conducted August 22 through December 12, 2013 with 13 class sessions. Master Gardener candidates receive 30 or more hours of horticulture training on a wide variety of topics taught by University of Missouri Extension Specialists and other qualified Master Gardeners.

Session topic:

Master Gardener 101/ Graduation

Cost:

$185.00

Facilitator:

Wayne Shannon, ShannonS@missouri.edu
Lincoln County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 528-4613




Emerging Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity Programs (Session 48 of 52)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Healthy U 2013 - student meetings

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Better Child Care Fall 2013 (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Memorial Auditorium
500 E. Locust Street, Union MO map...

Description:

Fall 2013 Child Day Care Provider Training more...

Session topic:

"The States of Child Care: How Did We Get Here?”
This workshop will provide an overview of child care policy, funding, and the families who have come to rely upon child care to support their employment.

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension
116 West Main, Union, MO
Phone: 636-583-5141

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141