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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Randolph County Youth EXCEL 2017-2018 (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 4 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Description:

Applications are currently being accepted for the Randolph County Youth EXCEL 2017-2018 class. EXCEL is a leadership program that builds skills useful in both public service and career development, and increases knowledge about the local community. The program kicks off on the morning of Saturday, September 30, and runs through early April, meeting roughly once a month. The program is open to high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

Session topic:

Civic engagement simulation game and graduation celebration.

Registration:

Brochure (with full schedule) and application available on the Randolph County Extension web site.

Registration
deadline:

9/27/2017

Cost:

$50.00
Scholarships available, see application for eligibility information.

Facilitator:

Letitia K. Johnson, JohnsonLK@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Boone County
phone: 573-445-9792




Canceled: Master Gardener Program - Laclede County (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
186 N Adams Avenue Ste D, Lebanon MO map...



Start Up - Other (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

When you enroll in LaunchU, you receive the following:

  • Instruction from a certified facilitator
  • Feedback in small group activities
  • Insight from local experts
  • LaunchU startup handbook
  • Access to a LivePlan cloud-based business planning software
  • Access to market research data from SFCC's SBTDC
  • Support from a network of coaches and peers

At the end of the twelve sessions, you will have ...

  • Completed an SBA-approved business feasibility plan
  • Perfected your business pitch
  • Determined if business concept is workable
  • Saved time and money
  • Completed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges

Registration:

Contact Kelly Asbury 660-596-7350 to apply!

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC)
phone: 660-596-7350




Canceled: Making Money Count--Credit

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
5680 State Road PP, High Ridge MO map...



Annie's Project - Newton County (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Ag Building, next to the doorms
601 Laclede Avenue, Neosho MO map...

Description:

Annie’s Project is a seven-week course that is a discussion-based workshop bringing women together to learn from experts in production, financial management, human resources, marketing and the legal field. There is plenty of time for questions, sharing, reacting, and connecting with presenters and fellow participants. It's a relaxed, fun, and dynamic way to learn, grow, and meet other farm women.

 more...

Registration:

Please send Registration and $75 enrollment fee to McDonald County Extension Office. If you need assistance please call the office at 417-223-4775

Registration
deadline:

2/23/2018

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Lutes, lutesjl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in McDonald County
phone: 417-223-4775




Extension Council Meeting

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Peters
260 Brown Road, St. Peters MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Emily Barbee, CroweEM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Charles County
phone: 636-970-3000




Youth EXCEL - Lamar Career & Tech Center (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Lamar Career and Tech Center
Lamar MO

Description:

EXCEL: Experience in community Enterprise and Leadership. will be presented to student in Lamar Career and Tech Center enrolled in business enterprise and financial planning classes.

Session topic:

Youth Financial Abuse/ Stability

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Advisory Board Development(Managing and Forming) (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Where:  
911 Washington Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

This 12-session class shows you how an advisory board is an informal group of local business professionals who can help you run your business better. And because advisory boards are unofficial, you have a great deal of latitude in how set it up. Advisory boards can be structured both to help with the direct operation of your company and to keep you informed on various business, legal and financial trends that may affect you and your business. This class shows you how to: . Form an advisory board . Choose the members . Set an agenda for success . Create accountability . Expand your business . Build capacity this class is hosted by the University of Missouri Extension Small Business Development Center and the Regional Union Construction center. Join today

Registration:

Private workshop

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Diane Oliver, beckld@umsystem.edu
St. Louis North City - SBTDC
phone: 314-405-8400




Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon

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

Description:

This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts.  The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) host a bi-monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications.  The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting.

The Missouri PTAC seminar is available to Missouri based businesses every month.  Instructor:  Michelle Cunningham

 more...

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Michelle Cunningham, cunninghammic@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-2891




Introduction to QuickBooks Desktop

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Lebanon Chamber of Commerce
186 North Adams, Lebanon MO map...

Description:

This class is a HANDS ON introduction to QuickBooks (Desktop Version). The following will be covered: * Setting up your company * Setting up your chart of accounts * Navigating through QuickBooks * Setting company preferences * Writing checks * Entering and paying bills * Entering transactions * Tidbits and shortcuts * And Much More! This class targets businesses that have some or no experience with QuickBooks.

Registration:

Call: (417) 588-3256 Email: Chamber@lebanonmissouri.com

Registration
deadline:

4/3/2018

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$99.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 16 of 17)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center in St. Louis County
132 E Monroe Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 is for individuals who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The Level 2 class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

Contact the MU Extension Center in St. Louis County at 314-400-2115

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314-400-7298




Show-Me Quality Assurance (SMQA)--Rock Port

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Velma Houts Fair Building
201 E US Hwy 136, Rock Port MO map...

Description:

Show-Me Quality Assurance is a fun, hands-on program where 4-H youth with livestock projects learn more about producing safe, quality food! 4-H members with food animal projects must be SMQA-certified as part of the requirements to be a member in good standing.

Registration:

To register or for more information contact the MU Extension office in Atchison County at 660-744-6231 or atchisonco@missouri.edu

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amie Schleicher, schleichera@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Atchison County
phone: 660-744-6231




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Before you start a business, be certain to attend this seminar. Participants will have an opportunity to assess their business idea, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, learn about marketing strategies, and identify sources of financing. Each participant will receive a Start-up Manual. more...

Registration:

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07ef22lvile67d3865 more...

Registration
deadline:

4/4/2018

Cost:

$29.00

Facilitator:

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




3rd Annual Summer Lovin' Health Challenge (Session 6 of 12)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
1301 E 12th St, Lamar MO map...

Description:

The Summer Lovin' Health Challenge is a 12-week journey to sustainable, healthier living. Participants check in at the Barton County Health Department and discuss any successes or struggles in making the healthy choice the easy choice. Each week, a new topic is highlighted pertaining to making healthy lifestyle behavior changes like goal setting, motivation, preventative health, and more. more...

Registration:

Register with Debbie and the health department

Registration
deadline:

3/2/2018

Cost:

$0.00
Some optional classes will cost money.

Facilitator:

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




Google Grow Your Business webinar

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Description:

UMKC SBTDC and ElevationLAB are excited to invite you to join us online for a webinar led by Google! Paige Cahill a national trainer for Google’s “Get Your Business Online” Program will coach and connect you to Google tools and online marketing best practices to help you grow your business, get found, and succeed online. In today’s fast, furious, and ever-changing marketing landscape it is critical that your small business or nonprofit is online. Learn how customers find your business online. Walk-away with simple search engine optimization (SEO) tips and tools that you can implement right away to maximize your online marketing results. Please register to attend the webinar and you will receive a link to sign in. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




Cooking Matters - Clay County Public Health Center (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Liberty MO

Description:

This 6 session class will incorporate; cooking tips and techniques, tips food safety, storage and sanitation, nutrition information to keep your family health, budgeting—stretch your food $$ and maximize your resources, tips to get your family to try new foods and shopping healthfully on a limited budget.
Class participants will receive a bag of FREE groceries for one of the lesson’s recipe each week for you to prepare the recipe at home, lessons feature hands-on learning and include group discussion with instructors, graduation certificate, recipe book and other freebies provided upon completion of the program, and food prepared by the chef and you...the class participants!

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




MS Excel Training - Ralls County 2018 (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Mark Twain High School Ag Education building
21622 Highway 19, Center MO map...

Description:

Basic training in MS Excel 2013 to help participants better use Excel.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jim Meyer, MeyerJE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Ralls County
phone: 573-985-3911




Understanding Credit Reports and Scores (Piedmont)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Description:

Participants will learn what is contained on a credit report, how to report inaccurate information, how to re-build credit and how to find their credit scores.

Registration:

Karen Suzanne Sutton 209 North Main Street Piedmont, Missouri 63957 573-223-7495 Phone

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Ashley Bales, balesa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Madison County
phone: 573-783-3303




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 11 of 16)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00
Fee covered by FNEP grant.

Facilitator:

Ashley Bales, balesa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Madison County
phone: 573-783-3303




Chronic Disease Self-Management MCPL - Plaza Branch (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Mid-Continent Public Library, officially known as Consolidated Library District #3, is a consolidated public library system serving Clay, Platte, and Jackson Counties in Missouri, with headquarters in Independence, Missouri.
Excelsior Springs Branch, Excelsior Springs MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
phone: 816-252-5051




Shannon County Council Meeting (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Shannon County Extension Council office.
14923 Old West Eminence Rd, , Eminence MO map...

Description:

Regular Monthly Council meeting

Session topic:

Regular Monthly Council meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Shannon County
phone: 573-226-3268




Focus On Kids

When:  Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Franklin County MU Extension Foundation Meeting Room
102 Union Plaza Drive, Union MO map...

Description:

Helps divorced and separated parents learn how to support their children through the divorce process and how to work together in co-parenting their children.  Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify the original divorce decree, or who have never been married but have filed a child custody case, to attend an educational parenting program.

Registration:

To register contact Franklin County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-583-5141, 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084.

Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least 24 hours before class.

$40 per person payable by cash, check or money order made payable to: Franklin County Extension Council.

Registration
deadline:

4/4/2018

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141