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Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Leadership Phelps County (Session 4 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 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 - State Government Day

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Disease Class (Bethany, Feb-Mar, 2014) (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Registration
deadline:

2/28/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Character Critters (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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 - Respect

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




Events & Workshops (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Lexington MO

Description:

Events and workshops held or participated in by the Community Arts Pilot Project.

Session topic:

Organized a follow up fundraising/development workshop with Cynthia Crawford.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Full Employment Council - Career Centers
3100 NE 83rd St. Ste.2100, kansas city MO map...

Description:

This two-hour offering is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have little or no knowledge of writing a business plan."The Basics of Writing a Business Plan" is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a useful management tool. During this course, participants will learn the importance of business plans, the key required elements of a basic plan and data that must be included.Participants will also get tips on writing style to make the business plan easier to understand and more professional in appearance. Participants will leave this session with a greater understanding of what their business plan should look like and how to get started writing one.It will also provide guidelines for style and appearance to help create a professional look for your business plan. Discussions are facilitated by business counselors who will help you examine your individual situation, explore opportunities and discover new ideas. Youll learn from other participants and have a host of valuable resources available to you. more...

Registration:

Contact Richard Zarate at 816-407-3496 or zarater@missouri.edu

Class size:

8

Event full:

No

Cost:

$49.00
Free with Dislocated Worker Scholarship

Facilitator:

Richard Zarate, zarater@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Mansfield Community Center
Mansfield MO

Session topic:

Session 4- future plans for health care, healthy eating, communication skills, problem-solving, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Missouri Botanical Garden (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Missouri Botanical Garden

Session topic:

Pre-assessment and Session #1

Registration:

Contact Mary Wissmann at WissmannM@missouri.edu or 314-400-2115 more...

Registration
deadline:

3/5/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$54.00
$65 for nonmembers

Facilitator:

Mary Wissmann, MS, RD, LD, WissmannM@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7287




Fall Prevention - DB (Session 4 of 23)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Don Bosco Center
Kansas City MO

Description:

The Fall Prevention program helps participants learn to reduce fear of falling and exercise to increase strength, flexibility, and balance.

Cost:

$0.00




Cass County Coalition for Drug Prevention & Recovery (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
Cass County Justice Center -- jury pool room
Harrisonville MO

Description:

This coaltion or organizations and providers works to serve individuals and families in Cass County affected by substance use.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 816/380-8460




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Full Employment Council - Career Centers
3100 NE 83rd St, Ste 2100, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This three-hour offering will provide you with an overview of the critical first steps associated with starting a business. It is designed specifically for those who are thinking about a new business venture. Participants will assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements and identify sources of funding. Discussions are facilitated by business counselors who will help you examine your individual situation, explore opportunities and discover new ideas. You'll learn from other participants and have a host of valuable resources available to you. more...

Registration:

Richard Zarate
University of Missouri Business Specialist
Email: zarater@missouri.edu
Phone: (816) 407-3496

For payment information call (816) 407-3490

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$99.00
Scholarships available for Missouri Dislocated Workers.

Facilitator:

Richard Zarate, zarater@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Focus On Kids, 45th Circuit, Lincoln County

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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

Description:

Focus on Kids, developed by the University of Missouri, is a court-approved educational program for parents with minor children, who are seeking divorce, legal separation, motion to modify, annulment or paternity. The educational session will increase awareness of the effects marriage dissolution and/or custody has on children.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is for parents to better understand how divorce affects children, and how their actions during and after the divorce can have long-term affects on the children involved.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 to register or for more information. VISA, Master Card or Discover accepted. Not open to the public - court ordered, call 636-970-3000 for more information. more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00
One week is required prior to the date of the session you have registered to attend.

Facilitator:

Teresa L. Mareschal, Ph.D., MareschalT@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Character Education-Osceola (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Osceola Elementary School
Osceola MO

Session topic:

Tommy the Trustworty Turtle

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Christian County Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Christian County Extension Center
105 N. 2nd Street

Registration
deadline:

2/28/2014

Cost:

$0.00
Current Private Pesticide Applicator training manual (dated New 12/07) is required. Attendees must bring as proof. Manuals are available for purchase for $12. Additional $3 donation requested to cover local materials costs.

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Arthritis-Longview Community College (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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




Ice House Entrepreneurship Program (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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 9 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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




Master Gardener Level 1 Training (Session 1 of 15)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Session topic:

Program Overview - History and Mission of Extension

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000. Visa, Master Card and Discover accepted.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$195.00

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Focus on Kids--Platte County

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Park Hill District Office / Community Education Center
7703 NW Barry Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separating or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separating or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Platte County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office at 816-858-1986 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 Platte County class must contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 for information on how to register.

Registration
deadline:

3/3/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Divorce Recovery II (Session 4 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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




Health Insurance Education March 5

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Nortg East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) office in Warrenton.
120 E. Main St., Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Health Insurance education to assist participants in making educated choices when purchasing health insurance.

Session topic:

This program is designed to give individuals and families information to help them make educated choices when selecting health insurance.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the Warren County Extension Center. 636-456-3444 or merrittc@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

3/5/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Health Insurance Education (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Paris Public Library

101 N Main Street, Paris MO map...

Session topic:

Because of the new health care law, individuals, families and businesses will need
to make decisions about their health insurance. As a nonpartisan, neutral entity,
University of Missouri Extension provides this education opportunity.

Registration
deadline:

3/4/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Charles Holland, hollandca@missouri.edu
Monroe County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/327-4158




Lucky Clover 4-H Club meeting (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
LaBelle Christian Church

Session topic:

Lucky Clover 4-H Club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Katherine Hogan, hoganka@missouri.edu
Clark County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/727-3339




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, March 5, 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