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Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017

CLIMB High (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Community Center

Session topic:

Leadership Activities, Presentations & Gradution

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Social Media Secrets and Strategies for Business

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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

Description:

This 3 hour training will show you: What a real Business-to-Business vs Business-to-Customer Social Media strategy looks like, How your website should be working to help facilitate the growth of your business, How to get targeted clients, prospects and industry media to share your stuff, What to do about ugly comments and trolls, How to "warm up" trade show leads weeks before the event starts, How to stay in Facebook's news feed without paying so much for ads, Facebook advertising tricks for businesses with small budgets, What do all the numbers mean? What really matters when it comes to social media analytics, How much time does it really take to be successful with social media? This class will be taught by Anne Cull from ThinkViral LLC.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$199.00

Facilitator:

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




Missouri 4-H Legislative Academy

When:  Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, 10 a.m. to Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 5 p.m.

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:

12/15/2016

Class size:

12

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- Camden County (Session 12 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Description:

A strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The programs goal is to improve health and quality of life. Exercise sessions to improve strength and balance include warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises and cool-down stretches.

Registration:

Registration required. Call MU Extension in Camden County at 573-346-2644. Maximum 12 participants. Cost: $40 for 8 week series.

Registration
deadline:

12/21/2016

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




A Matter of Balance (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Description:

The eight-session Matter of Balance series helps participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable. If you share these concerns and are interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength, this class is for you.

Registration:

Pre-register: Call the MU Extension office in Camden County at 573-346-2644 Minimum of 8 registrations required for classes to be held. Cost: $25 includes all materials. Location: Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach. 3rd floor in conference room A-B.

Registration
deadline:

1/3/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




QuickBooks Online for Small Business

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia Area Career Center (CACC)
4203 S Providence Road, Columbia MO map...

Description:

This is a hands-on learning opportunity for small business owners, office managers, and anyone with financial responsibilities. This class is specifically for Online QuickBooks users. The Desktop and Online versions of QuickBooks are completely different software programs so we are offering two classes to give you the best education for the product you use. In this session, you will learn how to: create accounts, products and services, customers, and vendors, enter transactions (bills, checks, invoices, sales receipts, and deposits), and generate financial reports. The ultimate goal is to help you boost the accuracy of your financial data.

Registration:

Register online or by calling Sarah Boyce at (573) 884-8087.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Dyer, kdyer@mochamber.com
Business Development Program SBTDC, MU Extension
phone: 573-634-3511




Newton/McDonald Private Pesticide Applicator Training

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Crowder College Williams Ag Building
601 Laclede Avenue

Registration:

call 417-455-9500

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
If you are renewing your license, bring your old M87, Private Pesticide Applicator Manual and you will not be charged the $15.

Facilitator:

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




Living Healthy with Chronic Conditions in Sedalia (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Pettis County University of Missouri Extension Conference Room
1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Caregivers and those with ongoing health conditions will learn how to make changes toward a happier and healthier lifestyle through this self-management course. Topics covered include fatigue, increasing energy, decreasing pain and stiffness, building muscle strength and stamina, decreasing feelings of depression and distress, and increasing physical activity.

Registration:

To register, please contact Nutrition and Health Education Specialist, Melissa Cotton at 660-827-0591, cottonmr@missouri.edu, or at 1012A Thompson Blvd. Sedalia, MO.

Registration
deadline:

1/16/2017

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 Sarcoxie (Session 14 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
On the south side of the square
506 Center Street, Sarcoxie MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is a low-impact strength training program for older adults that combats the side effects of inactivity, and improves balance, flexibility, and strength.

Session topic:

Class 13

Registration:

To register, please go to the Sarcoxie Library where they can help you get started with the paperwork.

Registration
deadline:

1/18/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Free

Facilitator:

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




VITA Tax Preparation and Education- Forsyth

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
122 Felkins Avenue, Forsyth MO map...

Description:

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) volunteers prepare tax returns for low-moderate income individuals. Education is provided on the individual's tax return as well as other financial strategies. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED- see registration information.

Registration:

AFTER JANUARY 16, 2017, please call the Taney County University of Missouri Extension office to make an appointment: 417-546-4431

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




VITA Tax Preparation and Education- Galena

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
On square in Galena, MO
106 E 5th Street, Galena MO map...

Description:

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) volunteers prepare tax returns for low-moderate income individuals. Education is provided on the individual's tax return as well as other financial strategies. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED- see registration information.

Registration:

AFTER JANUARY 16, 2017, please call the Stone County University of Missouri Extension office to make an appointment: 417-357-6812

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

Description:

In just 3 hours, you will... . Discover if you have what it takes to be an owner by assessing your strengths and weaknesses. . Learn how to assess the industry, market and competition. Discuss legal and regulatory requirements. . Find successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investor. learn the importance of a business plan . identify sources of funding. Receive a Start-up Manual COST: $99.00/ No cost to Dislocated Workers If you are a dislocated or laid off worker registered with jobs.mo.gov, you could attend this workshop at no cost... Please call 314-657-3768 for details

Cost:

$99.00
No cost if dislocated/laid off workers and register with jobs.mo.gov

Facilitator:

Diane Oliver, beckld@umsystem.edu
St. Louis - SBTDC
phone: 314-657-3768




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Perryville (Session 8 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
321 N Main Street Ste 1, Perryville MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Bethany Bachmann, bachmannb@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Perry County
phone: 573-547-4504




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy at RCF in El Dorado (Session 5 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Description:

Missouri’s SSSH program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured and effective strength training program. Over 8 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. During 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 Cedar County Extension Center at 417-326-3313 to register

Registration
deadline:

2/27/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Increasing Profitability Through Data Analysis

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
303 N Main Street, Carl Junction MO map...

Description:

BizMiner is an analytical database that provides industry financial reports for over 30,000 banking professionals; hundreds of accounting, valuation, CRE and consulting firms; and universities. The database provides industry financial ratios, balance sheet data, and detailed profit and loss statements, and industry market statistics. more...

Registration:

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=F66697E4CB7753C40207CEFCC718B3C5.worker_registrant?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07edqcr45yfef34374 more...

Registration
deadline:

2/17/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




MTI—Coaching Employees: Maryville

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
1515 S Munn Avenue, Maryville MO map...

Description:

The coaching process is central to performance management. We’ll provide you the coaching tools you need to motivate, delegate and diagnose performance problems; provide performance feedback; and facilitate the problem-solving process for employees.

Registration:

Contact Lori Tally at the Northwest Technical School at (660) 582-8311 or email ltally@maryville.k12.mo.us.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811




Weed Managment Update: Some Thoughts on 2016 and Looking Forward to 2017

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Description:

Herbicide management strategies old and new, dealing with resistant weeds, palmer amaranth showing up in the area, sprayer and drift management importance by Dr. Kevin Bradley

Registration:

call 660-679-4167 by Feb, 20 to register

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$5.00

Facilitator:

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




Clay County Council Meeting

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
1901 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Clay County Extension meets tonight. The public is welcome to attend and voice their opinions.

Registration:

For questions about the meeting call 816-407-3490.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Vance, vanceam@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Clay County
phone: 816-407-3490




4-H Coordinator Meeting

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, noon to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Greenville Courthouse
PO Box 200, Greenville MO map...

Description:

4-H meeting for Wayne County 4-H Club Coordinators to discuss club goals and future club events. Plan club calendar.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kristi Baker, bakerkl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Wayne County
phone: 573-224-5600




Small Steps to Health & Wealth- Park Hills (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 10 a.m. to Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
St. Francois County Careers Center
403 Parkway Drove, Park Hills MO map...

Description:

Small Steps to Health and Wealth is a program designed to motivate participants to improve both their health and their finances. Participants are encouraged to set a health goal and/or a wealth goal and take action to achieve their goals by identifying small progress steps. The impact of health on finances and finances on health is also explored. Participants are encouraged to share their successes.

Session topic:

Small Steps Intro,.Similarities in Health and Wealth Issues, Overeating, O verspending, and Making Small Changes

Registration:

Registration through North County Adult Education Center - phone: 573-518-2431

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Cunningham, cunninghamsm@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jefferson County
phone: 636-797-5391




Diabetes Education including Diabetes Self-Management in El Dorado Springs (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
RCF
805 N Jackson Street, El Dorado Springs MO map...

Description:

This course is designed for 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 and weekly prizes!

Session topic:

Planning a menu with nutrition guidance Introduction to problem solving Preventing low blood sugar

Registration:

To register, call the Cedar County Extension office at 417-276-3313

Registration
deadline:

3/1/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Linn County 4-H Council (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
29248 Idalis Dr. , Brookfield MO map...

Description:

Each 4-H Club should send 3 representatives to 4-H Council.  During 4-H Council meetings decisions are made about the county program.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracie Moore, mooretra@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Macon County
phone: 660-385-2173




MU Extension in Saline County - Council Meeting (Session 1 of 13)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
353 S. Lafayette, Marshall MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Taylor Bryant, BryantT@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Saline County
phone: 660-886-6908




GAPS On Farm Food Safety Training Workshop - Webb City

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Description:

GAPS On Farm Food Safety Training Workshop is an in-depth exposure to produce food safety for farmers. Topics included in the workshop include on overview of produce food safety issues, updates on GAPS and FSMA, agricultural water use, harvest/postharvest water use, use of soil amendments of biological origin, heath and hygiene, harvest/postharvest/transport/marketing issues, recordkeeping, traceback, and development of farm food safety plans.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




A Matter of Balance - Maryville Feb-Mar 2017 (Session 3 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
403 N Market Street, Maryville MO map...

Description:

The eight-session Matter of Balance series helps participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable. If you share these concerns and are interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength, this class is for you.

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
Scholarships available.

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop Series - Marshfield (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Description:

An effective self-management education program for people with chronic health problems. The program specifically addresses arthritis, diabetes, lung and heart disease, but teaches skills useful for managing a variety of chronic diseases.

Registration:

Call 417-888-6787 to register. Class will be held in Marshfield at the Webster County University of Missouri Extension Center, 800 S. Marshall St., Marshfield, MO 65706.

Registration
deadline:

2/10/2017

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




First Grade Gardening Program (Missouri Grow Well Program)

When:  Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, noon to Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, 3 p.m.

Where:  
203 Cedar Street, Hermitage MO map...

Description:

This program was developed by Hickory County MU Extension and our Master Gardeners of Hickory County. All elementary schools (First graders only) in Hickory County, with the assistance of their local FFA chapters, planted vegetable garden seed provided by the Missouri Grow Well program, to take home to start a garden.

Registration:

N/A

Registration
deadline:

2/10/2017

Class size:

200

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
N/A

Facilitator:

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