MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- April 24 to 25, 2017
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2017
- April 29 to 30, 2017
2017 MU Dental CE Weekend
- May 15 to 18, 2017
2017 Graduate Institute of Cooperative Leadership
- May 17 to 18, 2017
Charting the LifeCourse Showcase
- May 17, 2017
Missouri Bridge Conference 2017
- May 19 to 20, 2017
39th Annual Common Childhood Problems Conference
- June 5 to 9, 2017
2017 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 6 to July 26, 2017
2017 Summer Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) Workshops
- June 7 to 9, 2017
2017 IPG Symposium on Root Biology
- June 8 to 9, 2017
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
- June 11 to 14, 2017
ICPR - International Conference on Pig Reproduction
- June 12 to 16, 2017
2017 University of Missouri Meta-Analysis Summer Institute
- June 14 to 16, 2017
Cambio de Colores 2017
- June 15 to 16, 2017
2017 MU Master Gardeners State Conference
- Aug. 5 to 9, 2017
56th Annual Meeting of the Phytochemical Society of North America
- Aug. 17, 2017
Family Caregivers Conference
- Sept. 17 to 21, 2017
TRTR 2017 - Test, Research and Training Reactors
- Sept. 22, 2017
5th Annual James and Nancy Cassidy Rheumatology Symposium
Missouri 4-H events
Development Program calendar
Telecenter Network calendar
Nursing Outreach Conferences
CAFNR events calendar
University of Missouri calendar
Monday, April 3, 2017
Winning at Sales - 6 month (Session 5 of 9)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...
Do you want to jump out front and be
#WINNING in sales? Our series will
allow you to increase profits through
sales growth via accountability. In
these sessions, you will:
Network with other small businesses.
Learn tactical, applicable sales
information from experts.
Hold yourself and your peers accountable for your sales goals,
plans, and follow through.
Sales management is an integral part of your daily business success.
Learn to fill your sales funnel and become accountable to drive your
BEST sales performance!
Apply today to be a member of this non-competitive, one per industry
peer-to-peer sales accountability roundtable.
Carmen DeHart, email@example.com
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: (816) 235-6428
Potting Shed University (Session 4 of 7)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The 2017 Potting Shed University is a series of 7 classes hosted by the Master Gardeners of Greene County that cover a variety of gardening related topics. All classes are from 6-7 pm and are designed to be fun, laid-back and educational. All classes will be held inside the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center located at the beautiful Springfield Botanical Gardens at 2400 S. Scenic Ave. Springfield, MO 65807. more...
Potting Shed University-Fairy Gardens led by Sharon Masterson, Master Gardeners of Greene County; $5; Botanical Center
All classes are $5 per person. Participants may preregister in the gift shop at the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center or pay at the door the night of class.
For more information, call the Greene County MU Extension office at 417-881-8909.
VITA Tax Preparation and Education- Branson
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Taney County OACAC
610 S 6th Street Ste 202, Branson MO map...
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.
AFTER JANUARY 16, 2017, please call the Taney County University of Missouri Extension office to make an appointment: 417-546-4431
Diabetes Self-Management Program - Hannibal (Session 4 of 6)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Clarity Healthcare is located at 141 Communications Drive in Hannibal, MO.
141 Communications Drive, Hannibal MO map...
This course is designed to 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.
In this fourth session, participants will discuss ways of managing anger, fear and frustration; read and understand food labels; and practice guided imagery as a stress management technique.
Please call Clarity Healthcare at 573-603-1460 to reserve a seat. There is no charge for this program.
For questions about the program, please contact the instructor, Jim Meyer at 573-985-3911.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Waynesville (Session 5 of 16)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.
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.
8 week class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays at the Waynesville Senior Center in Waynesville, MO Register with the MU Extension Center in Pulaski County at 573-774-6177. Preregister is required and a physician's release for those age 69 and over.
Madison County Council Meeting - State Farm Family
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
lower level entrance
137 W Main Street, Fredericktown MO map...
Monthly MU Extension County Council Meeting. First Monday of each month at 6 pm in the MU Extension Center ar 137 W. Main St., Fredericktown, MO 63645. This is an open meeting and everyone is welcome.
No registration needed. Please call Office Manager, Juli, at 783-573-3303 if you will be any accommodations to attend the meeting.
Cooking Matters for Adults (Session 2 of 6)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
2 N Main St, Greenfield MO map...
Cooking Matters is a program provided by Share Our Strength, a nationwide initiative to end hunger in America. In this program, participants will learn how to buy and prepare budget friendly and healthy meals. Topics include kitchen and food safety, label reading, comparing unit prices, and eating from all 5 food groups. Each week participants get to take home the ingredients from one of the recipes made in class.
A lot of basic cooking skills are covered in this program. It's a great opportunity for anyone trying to lead a healthier lifestyle.
To register, contact Nicole Sparkman at Dade County OACAC in Greenfield.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 5 of 16)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Stone County Courthouse Annex
Participants will take part in the 8 week program. They will meet each Monday and Thursday morning at the Stone County Courthouse Annex in Galena.
Session 5 of 16 sessions
To register call the Stone County University of Missouri Extension Office 417-357-6812
One half of the $40.00 fee will be paid by the community group; Galena on the Move. The participant is responsible for paying the other half.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Sedalia) (Session 3 of 16)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College in the Kempton Room.
3201 W. 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...
The Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Program is an evidence-based strength training program designed to meet the fitness needs of older adults and middle age sedentary adults. It is an eight-week program, where participants are guided through a strength training routine two times per week.
The event will be held in the Kempton Room at the Fred E. Davis Multi-Purpose Center at State Fair Community College in Sedalia, MO. Class will be from 9:15-10:15 a.m.
Participants will complete a warm-up, 8 strength training exercises, and finish up with a cool-down that includes stretching and deep breathing.
Participants must contact Melissa Cotton at the Pettis County Extension Office at 1012A Thompson Blvd. Sedalia, MO 65301, by telephone at 660-827-0591, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Matter of Balance (Session 1 of 8)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon
4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis MO map...
A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. This program is taught by University of Missouri Extension Specialists and consists of eight, two-hour sessions. The sessions help participants learn how to view falls and the fear of falling as something controllable. There will also be information on how to set realistic goals for increasing activity, as well as how to change their environment to reduce fall risk factors. In general the program promotes exercise to increase strength and balance to help reduce the risk of falls in older adults.
To register contact the Missouri Botanical Gardens more...
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 University of Missouri Medical School (Session 1 of 16)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging 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 the 8 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their 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 encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.
Pre-registration required. Must have completed Level 1 twice. more...
Kelsey Weitzel, email@example.com
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
Canceled - 2017 Master Gardener Level I - Hillsboro (Session 1 of 12)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Jefferson College, Student Center - Viking Room, 1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro MO
The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening and environmental education. To become trained as a Master Gardener, an individual must attend a 30 hour classroom Core Course training. Then the Master Gardener trainee is required to give 30 hours of volunteer service back to their community in approved University of Missouri Extension activities.
4-H Maker Series (Session 2 of 8)
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Across from judicial center
122 Felkins Avenue, Forsyth MO map...
How does coding and robotics enhance our lives? Learn some new skills and how to innovate using these skills.
Participants will learn the differences in NXT and EV3 kits through inventory analysis.
The series are free to current 4-H members and $20 to new members (scholarships are available)
Livingston County Council Meeting
When: Monday, April 3, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
437 Locust Street, Chillicothe MO map...
Monthly meeting of the Livingston County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.
There is no registration required, contact the Livingston County University of Missouri Extension Office at 660-646-0811 for more information.