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Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

Canceled: Starting and Managing a Business

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Saline County Career Center
900 West Vest, Marshall MO map...



Watershed Management & Planning (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
HomeBank Community Room
100 S. Main St., Palmyra MO map...

Description:

"Pesticides and Water Quality BMPs for Critical Watersheds"

Session topic:

Private Pesticide Applicator Training and Pesticides and Water Quality BMPs for Critical Watersheds - Palmyra

Registration:

Preregister by contaction the University of Missouri Extension Office in Marion County at 573-769-2177 or marionco@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$12.00
$12.00 fee is for M87: Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual. If in possession of this publication, please bring it to the training sessionsession to avoid purchasing a new copy.

Facilitator:

Kelly Dyer, kdyer@ucmo.edu
University of Central Missouri SBTDC
phone: 660/543-8777




Building Strong Families-training

When:  Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, 9 a.m. to Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 4 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
684 W. Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Session topic:

Facilitator training in adult and youth version of the Building Strong Families curriculum

Registration:

Training for facilitators for the Building Strong Families initiative in Cape Girardeau County.

Registration
deadline:

1/15/2014

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$180.00

Facilitator:

Mary Gosche, GoscheM@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 243-3581




Predicting Future Cash Needs (Session 7 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Missouri State University's Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development
405 N Jefferson Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Complete your financial education with this third course in our seminar series. This class is designed to teach you how to create and use a cash budget to prepare for future business performance. During this course, you will learn to estimate future sources and uses of cash. You will also learn how to analyze your predictions to make more informed decisions. You should leave this session feeling more comfortable about decisions related to preparing for growth, realistic loan and financing requests, how much cash you can safely take out of the business, and how to make affordable purchases for your business. At its conclusion, you should be able to: forecast sales, receivables and expenses, use a cash budget to create a month-by-month view and calculate Break-Even, as it relates to business expansions, workforce additions or capital expenditures.

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Session topic:

This class is designed to teach you how to create and use a cash budget to prepare for future business performance. During this course, you will learn to estimate future sources and uses of cash. Also learn how to analyze predictions and make decisions.

Registration:

Visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$109.00
$109.00 per person, or $297.00 for the series of three Financial Management seminars.

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 471/836-5685




Introduction to Quick Books for Farms and Agribusinesses - Maryville (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to midnight

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

Description:

Good business records can be an important source of information when analyzing your farm or business. Learning to develop good records can help you keep your business on the right track. In addition, good records will make filing income and sales taxes and other government reports easier.
We are offering a series of five classes to help you set up and use computer technology as an effective tool in your home or business accounting. The total time commitment for all five class sessions is 15 hours, but the knowledge gained will probably save you many hours later. It is strongly recommended that all participants already have basic computer operation skills.

Registration:

Register with Northwest Technical School by calling 660-582-8311 more...

Registration
deadline:

2/7/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Randa Doty, dotyr@missouri.edu
Nodaway County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/582-8101




Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Disease Class (Bethany, Feb-Mar, 2014) (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Harrison County Health Dept
Bethany MO

Description:

This 6 session course will help people with chronic illness learn healthy ways to live with a disease. Knowledge and skills learned include those needed to manage and overcome physical and emotional problems caused by the disease.

Registration:

Please contact Janet Hackert at 660.425.6434 or Sarah Linthacum at 660.425.6324 to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Homebank, Palmyra, MO
400 S. Main St., Palmyra MO map...

Description:

Private Pesticide Applicator certification is required to purchase and apply restricted-use pesticides. This session will provide certification and recertification for Private Pesticide Applicators. The session will also address pesticides and water quality. Those attending to certify or recertify as a Missouri Private Pesticide Applicator must bring their copy of M87: Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual to the session, or purchase a copy at the session in order to (re)certify).

Session topic:

Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Palmyra

Registration:

Please pre-register by contacting the Marion County University of Missouri Extension office at 573-769-2177 or marionco@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$12.00
The $12 fee is for the purchase of M87: Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual. If in possession of this publication, please bring it to the training session to avoid purchasing a new copy.

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Perry County Extension office
321 N. Main St, Suite 1, Perryville MO map...

Description:

SSSH is modeled after the evidenced-based StrongWomen program developed by researchers at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science at Tufts University. While the original Tufts program includes only women, University of Missouri Extension has adapted the curriculum to include men.

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Over the 10 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. At 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:

Pre-registration is required by January 2, 2014. To register contact the Perry County Extension Office at 573-547-4504

Registration
deadline:

1/2/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Bethany Bachmann, SchindlerB@missouri.edu
Perry County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/547-4504




Canceled: Eat Well Be Well with Diabetes: John C. Murphy Health Center (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
John C. Murphy Health Center

6121 North Hanley Road, Kirkwood MO map...



Adaptive Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

This is an adaptive strength training program for clients of Callaway County Special Services.

Registration:

Register by contacting Callaway County Special Services.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Mansfield Community Center
Mansfield MO

Session topic:

Session 3- Better breathing, muscle relaxation, pain and fatigue management, endurance activities, making an action plan

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Angie Fletcher, fletchera@missouri.edu
Douglas County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/683-4409




Character Critters (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Lamar Head start
Lamar MO

Description:

The Character Critter program provided the six pillar of character Responsibility, Caring, Respect, Fairness, Trustworthiness, and Citizenship. Each session provides 30 youth a story, games and hand on activities. Students were provided a take home sheet to learn more about their family tree, they also made greeting card to take to someone they cared about.
The Character Critter program for ages 3-5 provided the six pillar of character Responsibility, Caring, Respect, Fairness, Trustworthiness, and Citizenship. Each session provides 30 youth a story, games and hand on activities. Worksheets are also left in the class room for students to do in free time.

Session topic:

Character Critters - Responsibility

Registration
deadline:

3/14/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 682-3579




Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 6 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
SIMS room at the Morgan Co. Extension Office
100 E. Newton St. 4th Floor, Versailles MO map...

Description:

Fulfills the requirement for private applicators to be licensed to use restricted use pesticides on their land.

Session topic:

Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Cost:

$0.00
M87 “Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual” required for class. If you don't have this manual it can be purchased for $12 at the class.

Facilitator:

Joni Ross Harper, rossjo@missouri.edu
Morgan County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/378-5358




CLIMB High (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 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
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Bates County Private Pesticide Applicator Training

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Bates County Health Department
501 N. Orange, Butler MO map...

Session topic:

Bates Co. Pesticide Applicator Training

Registration:

Call local Extension Center one week before the class

Registration
deadline:

2/20/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

The Advanced class is for those who have completed a Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The advanced class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

1/1/2014

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids--Pettis County--Sedalia, MO (Session 4 of 24)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Where:  
Located in Country Mall between Westlakes Hardware and Factory Return Outlet, enter the double doors and go to the right and follow hall to the end. Meeting is across hall from University of Missouri Extension Office. Call Extension office to pre-register and more information at 660-827-0591.
1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

More than half of all marriages end in divorce, and the majority of these involve children. Conflict between parents, both before and after a divorce, is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their divorce.

Registration:

To register contact the Pettis County University of Missouri Extension Office at 660-827-0591 located at 1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia, MO, Fee of $40 needs to be paid by the day before the class.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Kay Sparks, sparksl@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Youth Program Quality Assessment (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Boys and Girls Club, Forsyth
Forsyth MO

Description:

The Program Quality Assessment is a validated, evidence-based instrument developed by the David P. Weikart Center for Youth Development. The MU Extension 4-H Center for and the Missouri Afterschool Network are collaborating to train 4-H Youth Specialists and Educators in the instrumentation. 4-H Youth Specialists interested can become external, reliable afterschool program assessors of afterschool programs funded by the MO Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Session topic:

Afterschool program assessment

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Arthritis-Longview Community College (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Longview Community College
Lees Summit MO

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis is an easy and effective exercise class, integrating the mind and body, that improves flexibility, muscle strength and balance. The class is based on the Tai Chi for Arthritis program supported by the Arthritis Foundation of America.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$54.00




Grand River Tigers 4-H Club (Session 4 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 4:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a strength training program developed by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase middle age and older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. At 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 the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

1/1/2014

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
1st Floor Lounge at Pike County Court House
115 W. Main Street, Bowling Green MO map...



Focus on Kids--Ray County

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Eagleton Civic Center
(located on the Ray County Fairgrounds)
1015 W. Royle Street, Richmond MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Ray County for separated or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of parenting plans.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Ray County for separated or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of parenting plans.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Ray County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office at 816-776-2335 for information on how to register for the class.
Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out-of-state, but wish to take the class in Ray County must contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-671-4160 for information on how to register.

Registration
deadline:

2/24/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Ice House Entrepreneurship Program (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost, room 114, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program is a revolutionary new learning program designed to inspire and engage participants in the fundamental aspects of an entrepreneurial mindset and the unlimited opportunities it can provide. The overall objective is to empower learners through entrepreneurial thinking and immerse them in entrepreneurial experiences that will enable them to develop entrepreneurial skills.

Registration:

View our Registration and Cancellation Policies here: http://info.umkc.edu/sbtdc/registration-policy/.

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$545.00

Facilitator:

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




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

The Advanced class is for those who have completed a Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The advanced class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

1/1/2014

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 7 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
SIMS room at the Morgan Co. Extension Office
100 E. Newton St. 4th Floor, Versailles MO map...

Description:

Fulfills the requirement for private applicators to be licensed to use restricted use pesticides on their land.

Session topic:

Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Cost:

$0.00
M87 “Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual” required for class. If you don't have this manual it can be purchased for $12 at the class.

Facilitator:

Joni Ross Harper, rossjo@missouri.edu
Morgan County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/378-5358




Inspiring Success All-Arts Council (Session 11 of 13)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Lexington, MO
Lexington MO

Description:

To enrich the quality of life and advance economic growth in Lexington and surrounding communities through appreciation, promotion and development of the arts.

Session topic:

A series of meetings working with local community members with the goal of forming a community arts council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mark Porth, PorthM@umsystem.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/885-5556




Divorce Recovery II (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lee's Summit MO map...

Description:

These eight sessions for adults address the “Neutral Zone” (Self-Awareness and Self-Healing) of the divorce recovery process. The focus is on the present and on the individual, as a person. It is important that a person says “goodbye” to the past and gets ready to move on toward a different future.

Cost:

$0.00




Cape County Clover Kids (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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

Description:

Clover Kids introduces 5 to 7 year olds to a variety of 4-H experiences. Activities help them learn how to get along and share with others, explore different interests, build self-confidence, and how to be part of a group.

Leaders are Lafern Schoen and Kate Sievers. The club meets the third Wednesday of the month in the Lower Level of the Extension Office. Call 573-243-3581 to confirm the meeting date or to get information about joining.

Session topic:

Club for 5 to 7 year olds - the topic will be feeding birds for February

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Atchison County Extension Council (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Atchison County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 744-6231




Mt. Moriah Hustlers 4-H Club (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Crest Ridge Elementary School

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 744-6231




Linn County 4-H Council (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
TBA

Description:

Each Linn County 4-H Club selects people to represent their club on the Linn County 4-H Council. The council meets six times a year to discuss 4-H business and learn about Youth Development related to 4-H programing.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center, 501 Ashland Warrenton, MO
501 Ashland Ave, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Participants meet weekly at the Warren County Senior Center. Trained instructors provide direction in performing a variety of strength improving exercises. The exercises are designed to improve muscle and bone strength. There are also discussion of basic health and safety issues.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the Warren County, MU Extension center, (636-456-3444) or contact the Senior Center at 636-456-3379

Registration
deadline:

1/15/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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