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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

2019 Master Gardener Chapter Meetings (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Where:  
Viking Room
1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro MO map...

Description:

This is the bimonthly meeting of the Jefferson County Master Gardeners.

Registration:

Call 636-797-5391

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Debi Kelly, KellyD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jefferson County
phone: 636-797-5391




Babysitting Classes

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Lessons at the Middle School

Session topic:

babysitting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Focus on Kids - Livingston County (43rd Circuit)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
511 Elm St, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is a workshop to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children through the divorce process and to help parents who are living apart develop ways to work together effectively as co-parents. Focus on Kids satisfies Missouri's educational requirement for parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts. 


Registration:

Pre-registration required prior to the class.



To register contact:

Teresa Smith or Jessica Trussell

Livingston County Extension Office

660-646-0811


Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811




Focus on Kids-Sedalia

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
1012A Thompson Boulevard, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

An educational co-parenting class for parents that are divorcing or separating.


Registration:

To register for this class please call the MU Extension Office in Pettis County at 660-827-0591.


Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 573-882-2151




Tai Chi for Arthritis & Fall Prevention - Gentry County Library (Session 9 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention allows you to express both mind and body, helping you to not only learn a new skill and promote good health, it will help you achieve harmony with yourself and the world around you. Come move with us!

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
This class is brought to you at a reduced cost thanks to the sponsorship of the Gentry County Library

Facilitator:

Sarah Wood, woodsarah@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Gentry County
phone: 660-726-5610




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Description:

A program to assist participants in maintaining living an active and fulfilling life when faced with chronic medical conditions.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Schuyler County Soil and Water Conservation District (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Description:

CES, faculty and staff work to build relationships and engage stakeholders, legislatures, community officials, business and other with University of Missouri Extension and the University of Missouri.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Darla Campbell, CampbellD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Schuyler County
phone: 660-457-3469




Business Model Canvas

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
420 Grand Avenue, Joplin MO map...

Description:

The Business Model Canvas is a tool to analyze how a company delivers its product or service to their target customer. Participants will learn how the model can be used to create or build their business.
 more...

Registration:

https://missouri.ecenterdirect.com/events/21055 more...

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
Missouri SBDC at Missouri Southern State University (MSSU)
phone: 417-625-9575




Library Lunch & Learn - Memory and Brain Health

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Gentry County Library
Stanberry MO

Description:

Everyone knows that good nutrition is important for a healthy body, but did you know it’s also important for a healthy brain? Lifestyle habits including diet, physical activity, and sleep have been linked with risk of age-related memory decline as well as dementia. No matter your age, it’s never too early or too late to make healthy changes for your brain.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Wood, woodsarah@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Gentry County
phone: 660-726-5610




Brown Bag University (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
Republic Branch
921 N Lindsey Ave, Republic MO map...

Description:

Make time to invest in yourself professionally and begin a pathway to leadership with University of Missouri Extension’s “Brown Bag University” Series offered by the Greene County MU Extension office.

Dr. Amy Patillo, workforce development specialist and David Burton, county engagement and community development specialist, will teach the four classes designed to grow your leadership skills and improve your workplace.

These classes will make a difference in your professional and personal life. If you like what you receive as part of this class then we would recommend you enroll in our free Excel Leadership program so you will know about future classes. EXCEL program participants do receive discounts to programs of this type.
 more...

Session topic:

(seated class) This session is a discussion of the book “Made to Stick" at the Republic Library. Read the book ahead of time and learn even more at this community discussion.

Registration:

Attendees must complete advanced registration before the start of the first class. more...

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Leadership Book Discussion (Session 3 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Republic Branch Library
921 N Lindsey Avenue, Republic MO map...

Description:

A series of book discussions focused on leadership book as part of the Greene County EXCEL Leadership Series. The goal is to get residents and business leaders reading about and talking about leadership. That leads to improvements in our communities, organizations and our businesses that can have lasting impact.

The meeting is at noon and participants can bring their own lunch. Discussions will be shared Live on the Facebook page of the Greene County Extension Council.

Participants are encouraged to enroll in EXCEL to be kept up-to-date on local leadership programs. If there is interest these book discussions can be expanded to other Greene County communities.

Session topic:

“Made to Stick” by Chip Heath, discussion lead by David Burton, county engagement specialist with University of Missouri Extension.

Registration:

Call the Greene County MU Extension office at (417) 881-8909

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Engagement - Community outreach one shot presentations (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, noon to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Camdenton, MO

Description:


CES, faculty and staff work to build relationships and engage stakeholders, legislatures, community officials, business and other with University of Missouri Extension and the University of Missouri.

Session topic:

Kiwanas - program presentation

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




Focus on Kids-Saline County

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Saline County Extension Office Meeting Room
353 S. Lafayette, Marshall MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing to attend an educational parenting program. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts.

Registration:

To register for this class call the Saline County Extension Office at 660-886-6908.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 573-882-2151




Cooking Matters for Hope Haven (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
201 West Wall St, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816-380-8461




Crawford County Extension Council Meeting (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Description:

Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kendra Swee, sweek@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Crawford County
phone: 573-775-2135




Stress Less

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
North Central Career Center
1401 Daily Rd., Bethany MO map...

Description:

Stress is an unfortunate part of our daily lives. Chronic stress can cause issues with sleep, relationships, health, and overall well-being. While we can’t eliminate stress from our lives, we can learn how to manage it in healthy and effective ways. In this class, we will discuss the impact that stress has on our lives, sources of stress, and what we can do to manage it.

Session topic:

Stress is an unfortunate part of our daily lives. Chronic stress can cause issues with sleep, relationships, health, and overall well-being. While we can’t eliminate stress from our lives, we can learn how to manage it in healthy and effective ways. In this class, we will discuss the impact that stress has on our lives, sources of stress, and what we can do to manage it.

Registration:

Please contact Mary Ward at mward@shr2.k12.mo.us

Registration
deadline:

5/13/2019

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Wood, woodsarah@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Gentry County
phone: 660-726-5610




Building Better Child Care-Texas (Actions Speak Louder Than Words/Taking Care of You)

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
114 West Main Street Ste 2, Houston MO map...

Description:

3. Actions Speak Louder Than Words: Role Modeling for Healthy Kids
This workshop will increase childcare providers’ ability to describe and role model desirable health-related behaviors in childcare settings.

4. Taking Care of You: Managing Stress and Improving Health in Your Work and Life
This session offers practical strategies and experiences to help individuals better manage their stress which can lead to improvement in their overall health and well-being. This in turn can allow individuals to improve their ability to provide care and support for the children they serve.

Registration:

Call the Texas County Extension office to register.
417-967-4545

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




MU Variety Plot Wheat Tour

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Wally Norton farm; Rain or Shine- From 160/I-49: go west on 160 to 10th Lane, go north on 10th Ln 1.5 miles, plots are on the west side.
Lamar MO

Description:

MO Wheat Association update- Richard Arnett
Soybean Cyst Nematode in Double Crop Beans and MO Strip Trials- Kaitlyn Bissonette
Tour of MU Variety Trial Plots

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jill Scheidt, scheidtjk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




ABCs of USDA Programs Workshop

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6 p.m. to Thursday, May 16, 2019, 9 p.m.

Where:  
101 Main Street, Hillsboro MO map...

Description:

Come learn what USDA farm cost share and farm loan programs are available to you through the Farm Service Agency, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Rural Development as well as the AgrAbility Program with MU Extension on May 14 (part 1) & May 16 (part 2). Free but RSVP is required since a light dinner will be offered each evening.

Registration:

Call 636-797-5391 or email jeffersonco@missouri.edu to RSVP. Free however RSVP is required as a light dinner will be available.

Registration
deadline:

5/11/2019

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Debi Kelly, KellyD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jefferson County
phone: 636-797-5391




Invasive Species

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
101 12th St, Crocker MO map...

Description:

Provides information on how to identify invasive species, information on how to remove or control them and alternative native plants to replace the invasive plants with.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Havens, havenss@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Phelps County
phone: 573-458-6260




How Healthy Is Your Health Food?

When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
North Central Career Center
1401 Daily Rd., Bethany MO map...

Description:

With so many people interested in healthy living, it’s only natural that food manufacturers try to jump on the bandwagon. Buzzwords such as “natural”, “organic”, “whole grain”, and “low fat” are put on food packages to entice consumers; but what do these words really mean? Join Registered Dietitian and MU Extension Nutrition Specialist, Sarah Wood for an eye-opening look at the truth behind the claims on the package.

Session topic:

With so many people interested in healthy living, it’s only natural that food manufacturers try to jump on the bandwagon. Buzzwords such as “natural”, “organic”, “whole grain”, and “low fat” are put on food packages to entice consumers; but what do these words really mean? Join Registered Dietitian and MU Extension Nutrition Specialist, Sarah Wood for an eye-opening look at the truth behind the claims on the package.

Registration:

Please contact Mary Ward at mward@shr2.k12.mo.us

Registration
deadline:

5/13/2019

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Wood, woodsarah@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Gentry County
phone: 660-726-5610