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Monday, Feb. 19, 2018

Royal Clovers 4-H Club Meetings (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00




Missouri 4-H Legislative Academy

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10 a.m. to Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, 4 p.m.

Where:  
Jefferson City MO

Description:

Selected teen leaders serve as Missouri 4-H youth ambassadors in the capitol city. They meet with major supporters of 4-H, shadow legislators, and learn about state government, policymaking, and careers in public service. more...

Registration:

For eligibility, selection criteria, and how to apply, visit: http://4h.missouri.edu/legislativeacad/adhoc more...

Registration
deadline:

12/15/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Steven A. Henness, hennesss@umsystem.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573-884-6618




Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2 (Session 10 of 19)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville 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, contact the Cooper County Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 10 of 19)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

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

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week, evidence based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active. The exercises are easy to learn, safe, and effective. You will gradually increase your strength, endurance, and improve your balance.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Cooper County MU Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Sedalia (Session 13 of 17)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College Room 163
3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia 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.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 8 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretching.

Registration:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591.

Registration
deadline:

12/29/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 Sedalia 2018 (Session 13 of 17)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College Room 163
3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Missouri 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! During the 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.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 8-10 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretching.

Registration:

To register, contact the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591.

Registration
deadline:

12/29/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced -- Union at Zion UCC (Session 11 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 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:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1-Conway (Session 9 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
105 W Jefferson Avenue, Conway 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:

All classes will be held at the Conway Senior Center on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30am-10:30am. Registration is required. To register, call the Laclede County Extension office at 417-532-7126.

Registration
deadline:

1/18/2018

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
There is no fee for this class.

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Laclede County
phone: 417-532-7126




Office Closed - Washington's Birthday

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Audrain County Courthouse
101 N Jefferson Street Rm 304, Mexico MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sobba, SobbaM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Audrain County
phone: 573-581-3231




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 9 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracy Delaney, delaneyt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-885-5556




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

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00
Fee covered by FNEP grant.

Facilitator:

Tracy Delaney, delaneyt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-885-5556




Dairy Profit Seminars (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri State Fair Pork House Sedalia, MO
Sedalia MO

Description:

Dr. Bewley, University of KY, keynotes the 2018 dairy profit seminar, 3 additional presentations and lunch included.

Registration:

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

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




Diabetes Education including Diabetes Self-Management (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Mercy, Smith-Glynn-Callaway Clinic
3231 S National Ave #220, Springfield MO map...

Description:

This six-week program helps adults with diabetes better self-manage their condition with techniques such as how to deal with symptoms; appropriate exercise and use of medication; healthy eating; and working effectively with health care providers.

Registration:

417-888-6787

Registration
deadline:

1/17/2018

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Boost Your Brain and Memory (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  
Located in the old William Kennedy School across from the Poplar Bluff public pool on the 3rd floor.
614 Lindsay Avenue Ste 3, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

The class uses a whole-person approach that helps you form new habits to live a healthier lifestyle, remember things better, be more organized, pay closer attention and regulate your emotions. Each participant will receive a workbook including memory exercises, tips on nutrition and exercise, and summaries of evidence-based research on brain health.

Session topic:

Benefits of nutrition

Registration:

Registration form (PDF) can be downloaded and printed.  The form and the $35 registration fee covers the 8 week workshop must be returned by January 17, 2018 to 614 Lindsay Ave, Poplar Bluff, MO or call 573-686-8064.  There is a maximum of 15 seats. more...

Registration
deadline:

1/17/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

John Fuller, fullerjc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Canceled: Annie's Project - Crawford County (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
People's Bank Annex
408 W. Washington Street, Cuba MO map...



Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 in Warsaw (Session 7 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Boonslick Regional Library
102 E Jackson Street, Warsaw 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.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 8 strength training exercises, and a cool-down including stretches and deep breathing.

Registration:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Pettis County Extension Office at 660-827-0591

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 at CMH Senior Health Center (Session 11 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
CMH Senior Health Center
1815 W Broadway St, Bolivar MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week, evidenced-based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active.

Registration:

Contact Jody at 417-777-7171

Registration
deadline:

1/12/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Small Steps to Health & Wealth at Osceola (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Description:

The Small Steps to Health and Wealth program motivates participants to improve both their health and their finances. Participants are encouraged to set a health goal and/or wealth goal, then take action to achieve their goals by identifying small progress steps. Participants discuss 20 similarities between health and personal finance issues and learn 10 suggested behavior change strategies that can be applied to either area of life. The impact of health on finances and finances on health is also explored. The program concludes with a discussion of seven key health and wealth success factors: attitude, automation, awareness/knowledge, control, environment, goals, and time.

Registration:

To register call the St Clair County Extension office at 417-646-2419

Registration
deadline:

2/19/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

David Black, blackdav@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Vernon County
phone: 417-448-2560




Chronic Disease Self-Management---Program being rescheduled at a later date. (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
MCPL - South Independence Branch
13700 E 35th Street S, Independence MO map...

Description:

Are you affected by one or more chronic health conditions, such as arthritis, asthma, diabetes, heart disease, or high blood pressure? Are you a caregiver for someone with a chronic condition? Actively engaging in one's health, through self-management techniques and physical activities can help to improve quality of life. This workshop is an evidence based program developed at Stanford University which provides a toolkit of techniques to assist in self-management of chronic illnesses.

Registration:

Register through Mid Continent Public Library more...

Registration
deadline:

2/5/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Missouri S&T Rolla (Session 9 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Residential Commons 2 basement
700 University Drive, Rolla MO map...



SSSH level 1 Lebanon (Session 9 of 16)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Lebanon senior center
460 W 5th Street, Lebanon 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:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact Laclede County Extension office at 417-532-7126.

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Laclede County
phone: 417-532-7126




Office Closed - State Holiday (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 8 a.m. to 5 a.m.

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

Description:

Office Closed - State Holiday

Session topic:

President's Day

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Office Closed - State Holiday (Session 12 of 12)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 8 a.m. to 5 a.m.

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

Description:

Office Closed - State Holiday

Session topic:

President's Day - State Holiday

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 10 of 17)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center in Cole County
2436 Tanner Bridge Rd, Jefferson City MO map...



Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 10 of 17)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center in Cole County
2436 Tanner Bridge Rd, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 is a strength training program based on research by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 program is designed to provide access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program for middle age and older adults. During each session, a 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 MU Extension Center in Cole County at 573-634-2824.

Registration
deadline:

1/17/2018

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Richards Mennonite community

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Mennonite School
On O 2 1/2 miles south of D, Richards MO map...

Cost:

$0.00
$12 for book unless you bring one

Facilitator:

Patricia Miller, MillerPD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Vernon County
phone: 417-448-2560




Horse Project Meeting (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
684 Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

4-H members and parents will have the opportunity to learn basic information about the Horse and Horseless Horse projects over the course of multiple meetings. It will include identification of parts of a horse, breeds, care, judging, etc. Led by Debbie Birk, 4-H volunteer.

Session topic:

Lower level

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Meier, meierl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Buffalo Alumni Building just north of the Mallory Elementary School
108 S. Maple St., Courthouse Basement, Buffalo MO map...

Description:

The Private Pesticide Applicator Training (PPAT) Program at the University of Missouri involves the initial training and recertification of Missouri’s approximately 24,000 private pesticide applicators. The need for training in the application of pesticides is of high importance due to both the legal requirements and a real need for technical knowledge. Society’s demands for a cleaner environment encourage private applicators (farmers) to increase their knowledge and put new practices into use. The MU private pesticide applicator program reaches into essentially each of Missouri's 114 counties to train farmers on the safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on their farmlands, including restricted-use pesticides (RUPs). To meet the legal requirement mandated by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s Bureau for Pesticide Control for obtaining certification, an aspiring private applicator must fulfill one to the following: 1) attend a training program conducted by a local regional extension specialist, or 2) complete a self-study tutorial course through the use of an interactive CD-ROM or video/workbook in their local University of Missouri Extension Center. To keep the certification valid, the private applicator is required to renew once every five years by repeating the same process. Currently there are approximately 30 regional extension specialists who conduct educational programs for certifying and recertifying private applicators. Once per year, new regional specialists are funded through program funds to come to Columbia for orientation of the PPAT program.

Session topic:

Pesticide Training in Dallas County

Registration:

Call Hickory County Extension for registration information at 417-745-6767.

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
If you have a current Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual (2007) bring it with you. The cost is only $5.00 for handouts and refreshments. Registration due one week prior to class date and would be appreciated.

Facilitator:

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




MoTax Initiative

When:  Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
186-D N. Adams Ave, Lebanon MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644