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Monday, March 24, 2014

MU Extension Agriculture Connection Radio Program (Session 39 of 52)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Where:  
107.7 The Lake Radio Station
1225 Hwy 39 S, Stockton MO map...

Description:

This radio program is setup to educate listeners on current topic within agriculture and provide them with knowlege that they can implement to improve their agriculture enterprise. MU Extension Specialist involved in the program are from the areas of Livestock and Agronomy. The program is broadcasted weekly on Mondays at 8:30 a. m. on 107.7 FM The Lake in Stockton, MO.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
Cedar County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/276-3313




FCE Training (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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

Session topic:

All Club's Day-recognition of membership

Registration:

FCE Leader Training and All Club's Day

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




All Club's Day

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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

Session topic:

All Club's Day, Cape Girardeau County FCE, recognizing membership, programs on successful aging

Registration:

FCE All Club's Day provides speakers which supports successful aging and strengthen the aging family.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management-Nevada On My Own (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
On My Own
Nevada MO

Registration:

On My Own

Registration
deadline:

2/21/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Saralee Jamieson, JamiesonS@missouri.edu
St. Clair County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 646-2419




VITA Tax Service- Taney County OACAC (Ozarks Area Community Action Council) (Session 17 of 22)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Taney County OACAC office.
610 S. Sixth St., Branson MO map...

Description:

VITA tax service and education. Clients meeting IRS eligibility for VITA service can make an appointment to have thier taxes done at no charge. Volunteers who do the taxes are trained and certified by the IRS and MU Extension. We do not do itemized taxes, business taxes or capital gains and losses.

Registration:

For more information and/or to schedule an appointment call Jan 15 or after: 417-546-4431 or 888-504-0443.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




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

When:  Monday, March 17, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 10:30 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




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced (Session 14 of 19)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

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

Description:

Participants complete a series of 2 sets of 12 strength training exercises. Pre and post assessments to assess flexibility and balance will be conducted.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a series of 2 sets of 12 strength training exercises.

Registration:

Call Bates County Extension at 660-679-4167

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




KOLR10 TV Interview - Bacterial Testing of Water

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
KOLR10 television studio
Springfield MO

Session topic:

This live TV interview will cover common ways private water wells are contaminated, bacterial testing of drinking water, how to correct problems, and where to get unbiased information on treatment options.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
Webster County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 859-2044




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Bates (Session 15 of 20)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 11 a.m. to noon

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

Description:

A series of eight strengthening exercises will be completed in each class with a warm-up and cool down period. Wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to gain strength, flexibility and balance.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 2 sets each of 8 strength training exercises, and a cool down.

Registration:

call Bates County Extension at 660-679-4167

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Greene County Extension Center inside the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic, Springfield MO map...



Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension office to register at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa at bessmm@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beack Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa at bessmm@missouri.edu to register.

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Chronic Disease Self-Management -- Branson (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
1150 State Hwy 248, Branson (Cox Specialty clinic building)
1150 State Hwy 248, Branson MO map...

Description:

The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP)assists participants in maintaining quality of life when faced with chronic medical conditions, and is provided in two and a half hour sessions. People with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom deal with chronic diseases themselves. Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation, 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance, 3) appropriate use of medications, 4) communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals, 5) nutrition, and 6) how to evaluate new treatments. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Session topic:

Session one: Overview of self-managment and chronic health conditions; Using your mind to manage symptoms; Getting a good nights sleep; making an action plan

Registration:

Class will be held at: 1150 State Hwy 248, Branson (Cox Speciality clinic building). Please call CoxHealth Branson Wellness Center to register for the Monday 3:00 class: 417-335-7333

Registration
deadline:

3/20/2014

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Shelby County 4-H Council (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Shelby County Extension Office

Description:

The Shelby County 4-H Council is a decision making board made up of 4-H Club Leaders or delegates. This group helps organize county 4-H events and activities.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




4-H Council Meeting (Session 16 of 21)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missour-Shelby County Extension Center
106 E. Third Street, Shelbyville MO map...

Session topic:

The Shelby County 4-H Council will meet at the Shelby County Extension Center.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Daniel, DanielLB@missouri.edu
Shelby County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 633-2640




Missouri Master Naturalist Training (Session 9 of 15)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Joplin MO

Registration:

Contact the Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Center, 417/358-2158, e-mail: jasperco@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

1/17/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$85.00

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
Jasper County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 358-2158




Building Strong Families (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Evangelical United Church of Church
33 S.Ellis, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Parent education using the Building Strong Families curriculum

Session topic:

Money Matters-budgeting, money management

Registration
deadline:

3/5/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Annie's Project - Greene County (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Greene County Extension Center
2400 S Scenic Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

A series of farm management classes designed just for women. The course should be of interest to women who want to learn how to run a farm as a business, but it is also good for those that want to do a better job of marketing or need to learn how to pass the farm on to the next generation. Course topics will include: learning to communicate and work with each of the four basic personality types, economics of land ownership, farm record keeping and taxes, business plans, pasture rental contracts, how property is titled, insurance needs, financial statements, retirement and estate planning, farm succession planning for the next generation, using computers and the internet on the farm, understanding Missouri fence laws, livestock marketing and risk management, keys to being a profitable livestock producer, and more.

Session topic:

Session Three: Business Plans; How Property is Titled; Leases: Missouri Fence Laws

Registration
deadline:

2/17/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

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




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies (Session 17 of 23)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Platte Woods United Methodist Church
7310 NW Prairie View Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Northland Grandfamilies program serves grandparents in Clay and Platte Counties who are raising their grandchildren. The program also serves aunts/uncles and other relatives who are raising children under the age of 18. The program seeks to raise awareness of the issues facing grandparents/aunts/uncles who are filling the parenting role. Advocacy, education and referral services are important aspects of the program. Support group meetings are scheduled twice a month, with guest speakers on topics of interest. The program is made possible by a partnership of the Clay County Extension Council, the Platte County Senior Fund and Clay County Senior Services.

Session topic:

The evening support group meeting will include a speaker from the Platte County Health Department: Sherry Fogal, RN; will discuss "Teen Health".

Registration:

Any grandparent who is raising grandchildren age 18 or younger is welcome to participate in Northland Grandfamilies. The program is also open to aunts/uncles and other adult relatives who are raising children. The program is free of charge. If attending a Northland Grandfamilies support group meeting for the first time, please call in advance for more information: 816-407-3490

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




2014 Annie's Project I - Marceline (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Marceline High School Computer Lab
314 Santa Fe Avenue, Marceline MO map...

Description:

Annie's Project is a 6-week program to help farm women become better business partners in the farm business. Topics covered will include: estate planning, leases and legal issues, marketing, how property is titled and finances. Group discussion and a hands-on computer lab will also be part of this class.

Registration
deadline:

2/13/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
Putnam County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 947-2705




2013 Annie's Project I - Edina (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Knox County High School
Hwy 6 East , Edina MO map...

Description:

Annie's Project is a 6-week program to help farm women become better business partners in the farm business. Topics covered will include: estate planning, leases and legal issues, marketing, how property is titled and finances. Group discussion and a hands-on computer lab will also be part of this class.

Registration
deadline:

2/21/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Karisha Devlin, devlink@missouri.edu
Knox County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/397-2179




Canceled: 2013 Annie's Project I - Montgomery City (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Montgomery County Extension Center
310 Salisbury, Suite E , Montgomery City MO map...



Eat Well Be Well with Diabetes - Ste. Genevieve Community Center (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center

21390 Highway 32, Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670

21390 Highway 32, Ste. Genevieve MO map...

Description:

Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes (Dining With Diabetes) is a four-session series that provides people with type 2 diabetes, their family and friends, with tools for the self-management of diabetes. The series focuses on nutrition, the cornerstone of diabetes management, but also reviews other self-management strategies that can help individuals avoid diabetes complications. Food demonstrations and tasting are included more...

Session topic:

Carbohydrate Counting

Registration:

Katie Schwent
Program Coordinator
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center
573.883.5244
 more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardeners of Greene County Potting Shed University Gardening Classes (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Weekly gardening class sponsored by the Master Gardeners of Greene County and taught by horticultural experts.

Session topic:

Easy Care Lawns and Groundcovers with Patrick Byers

Registration:

Register and pay at the class.

Cost:

$5.00

Facilitator:

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




Christian County Master Gardeners monthy meeting (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Good Neighbors 4-H Club (Session 11 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Northside Christian Church, Warrensburg

Description:

Monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Extension Center
514 E Briggs Drive, Suite D, Macon MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jane Hunter, HunterEJ@missouri.edu
Macon County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 385-2173




Warren County Extension Council Meeting (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Totally Tomatoes

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center
21390 HWY 32, Ste. Genevieve MO map...



4-H Junior Leaders (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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

Description:

Cape County 4-H members between the ages of 14-18 from all clubs work together on community service projects, develop leadership skills and make a positive impact on the community. Leaders are Wanda Aufdenberg and LaFern Schoen.

Session topic:

For more information call the Extension Office at 573-243-3581.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Lichtenegger, lichteneggerj@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/243-3581




Lincoln County Extension Council meeting (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Description:

General monthly meeting of the Lincoln County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Shooting Sports Leaders Committee (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Monday, March 24, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Cass County extension office

Description:

The certified volunteer leaders of the Cass county Shooting Sports program

Session topic:

Leaders get together and plan out events, report on their disciplines and fund generation for the shooting sports program

Registration:

You have to take the course provided by Missouri State 4-H, and pass the volunteer screening.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brittany Nieder, NiederB@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/380-8460