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    Tuesday, May 7, 2019

    Garden & Grow - Garden Program at South Elementary with 4th graders 2019 (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019

    Description:

    Summer volunteer gardening program for 9 to 13 year old youth. Participants learn not only vegetable gardening, but also develop science, math, team building, and language skills.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Donna Aufdenberg, aufdenbergd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bollinger County
    phone: 573-238-2420




    Eagle Heights Elementary Healthy Habits Gardening (Session 12 of 12)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019

    Description:

    Missouri 4-H is about young people discovering their interests with the guidance of caring adults. It’s about young people making friends and memories in clubs or other groups while honing their knowledge, skills, attitudes and health to lead in a complex and changing world.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Community Economic Development

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 2:15 a.m. to 4 a.m.

    Description:

    A cross-disciplinary program to stimulate entrepreneurial communities and foster a climate of community enterprise and entrepreneurship locally, regionally and statewide. This place-based regional approach to community revitalization focuses on entrepreneurship, leadership, youth engagement, and community wealth retention. This includes understanding the fundamentals of economic development, looking at data and local assets, developing and implementing a plan, and working collaboratively.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Stephen Mukembo, mukembos@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Johnson County
    phone: 660-747-3193




    EXCEL-Greene County Huddle (Session 1 of 9)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

    Where:  
    Room 212
    940 N Boonville Ave, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    Weekly huddles are offered by the Greene County government as part of its weekly huddle for employee empowerment and education. Attendance at this meetings can be educational and a way to earn points as part of Greene County MU Extension's EXCEL Leadership program. Communities investing in EXCEL programs see new and younger people running for public office, more involvement in community activities and organizations, heightened community appearance and better functioning boards and commissions. This week's special guest is Commissioner Bob Dixon.

    Session topic:

    Commissioner Bob Dixon gives a county update and answers questions about the business of the county.

    Registration:

    None required.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    2019 Lewis County Progressive Farm Safety Day

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Description:

    Progressive Farm Safety Day educates elementary students about safety issues with farm and rural living. Topics include poison look-a-likes, safety measures about farm machinery and livestock, electricity and seatbelt safety. Safety information is also presented on boating, lawnmowers, and chemicals around the house.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Brenda Schreck, schreckb@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Lewis County
    phone: 573-767-5273




    Creating Complex Environments for Positive Youth Development - Robberson Community School Intersession Experience (Session 2 of 4)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 8 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    Missouri 4-H is about young people discovering their interests with the guidance of caring adults. It’s about young people making friends and memories in clubs or other groups while honing their knowledge, skills, attitudes and health to lead in a complex and changing world.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Karla Deaver, DeaverK@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Lawrence County
    phone: 417-466-3102




    Starting or Growing a Veteran-Owned Business

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    St. Louis Community College-Forest Park
    5600 Oakland Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    Boots to Business Reboot is an entrepreneurial education and training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The course provides an overview of entrepreneurship and applicable business ownership fundamentals. Veterans of all eras, Active Duty Service members (including National Guard and Reserve), and spouses are eligible to participate.
    During Rebook, participants are introduced to the skills, knowledge, and resources they need to launch a business, including steps for developing business concepts, how to develop a business plan, and information on SBA resources available to help. The program is facilitated by subject matter experts from the SBA and their extensive network of skilled business advisors.
    Participants that complete an in-person B2B Reboot course can elect to further their study through one of many B2B reboot online courses, offered at no cost to service members, veterans and military spouses. If you've already attended an in-person B2B course, visit https://sbavets.force.com/ to sign up for once of the online B2B follow-on courses.

    Registration:

    For more information contact: Trish Freeland, patricia.freeland@sba.gov 314.539.6606
    To join the B2B community: https://sbavets.force.com/a/login/selfregister

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Karla Deaver, DeaverK@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Lawrence County
    phone: 417-466-3102




    Conect Strategy Interview (Session 2 of 8)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 9 a.m. to noon

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Tracie Moore, mooretra@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Chariton County
    phone: 660-288-3239




    Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention- NKC (Session 3 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 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!

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 9 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    McKee Gym
    116 Hitt St, Columbia MO map...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 2 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 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:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Master Pollinator Steward Program (Session 8 of 8)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 10 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    The Master Pollinator Steward Program is an unbiased, research-based curriculum, which includes hands-on activities and classroom presentations. Pollinators — such as bees, birds, butterflies, bats and insects — play a crucial role in the production of most fruits and vegetables. They also support healthy ecosystems that clean the air, stabilize soils and support wildlife. Studies show that pollinator populations are in decline because of a loss of feeding and nesting habitats, pollution and the misuse of pesticides. This program trains how to protect our agricultural economy and food supply with a series of classes. A five-part series of MU publications was created for this class series.  more...

    Registration:

    Register directly with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    3/8/2019

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    See Osher pricing for other options. For this event & semester only the minimum is $80

    Facilitator:

    James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cole County
    phone: 573-634-2824




    Work Force Development Meeting (Session 11 of 12)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    The MU Labor Education Program provides continuing education classes and conferences for practitioners in the field of labor and employment relations, including labor organizations and joint labor-management committees. Classes address both theoretical and applied principles of labor relations policy and practice.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Douglas Swanson, swansondj@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-7635




    Republic Chamber of Commerce (Session 2 of 4)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

    Where:  
    711 E Miller Road, Republic MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly network meeting which includes updates from the city and the school as well as other businesses that make Republic a thriving community.

    Session topic:

    Guest speaker this month is David Burton who will speak on the topic of time management.

    Registration:

    Pre-registration with the Republic Chamber of Commerce is required. more...

    Cost:

    $10.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 9 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    McKee Gym
    116 Hitt St, Columbia MO map...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Online Marketing Tools

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, noon to 1:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    To foster business, community, and workforce development and facilitate the process of innovation to enhance the regional economy and support the transfer of institutional knowledge and resources derived from within the University to the external environment to create new, high-value jobs, positive economic and social benefits, and advance entrepreneurship.
    920 Broadway Street, Cape Girardeau MO map...

    Description:

    In this workshop we'll explore tools and resources for small businesses to improve their marketing strategy and efforts.


     more...

    Registration:

    Please register because LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED. Visit engage.semo.edu/trainings or call 573-651-2304


     more...

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00




    FFA Alumni Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    Description:

    Educates farmers and ranchers to plan and undertake a business like approach to the use of land and resources in agriculture or farm endeavors. Programs focus on financial resources, record keeping, computer use, marketing, and legal issues.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Nodaway County Council Board-Officer Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    403 N Market Street, Maryville MO map...

    Description:

    Interviews for new office administrate assistant

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Randa Doty, dotyr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Nodaway County
    phone: 660-582-8101




    Worth County Progress Association Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Grant City MO

    Description:

    CES work with the Worth County Progress Association.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Jackie Spainhower, spainhowerj@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Harrison County
    phone: 660-425-6434




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 9 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    McKee Gym
    116 Hitt St, Columbia MO map...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Andrew County Youth Foundation

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

    Description:

    The Andrew County Youth Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 organization that works with the Andrew County Commissioners, Andrew County Extension Council on capital improvements for the Andrew County Fairgrounds.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    James Humphrey, humphreyjr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Andrew County
    phone: 816-324-3147




    Lab:Revolution Steering Committee Meeting (Session 8 of 8)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    1 W. Liberty, Suite 101, Farmington MO map...

    Description:

    MU Extension 4-H youth development faulty and staff develop and support volunteer systems in order to engage caring adults in delivering educational programs and services. Examples: 4-H volunteers, teachers, human service providers

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kayce Amsden, amsdenk@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Francois County
    phone: 573-756-4539




    McDonald County Council Board-Officer Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    306 E. Harmon, Pineville MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly board meeting of County Extension Council board and officers.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Jasper Engagement and Stakeholder Relations

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    302 S. Main, Courthouse Basement, Carthage MO map...

    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:

    Maria Rodriguez Alcala, rodriguezalcalam@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Jasper County
    phone: 417-358-2158




    Jasper Engagement and Stakeholder Relations

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    302 S. Main, Courthouse Basement, Carthage MO map...

    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:

    Maria Rodriguez Alcala, rodriguezalcalam@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Jasper County
    phone: 417-358-2158




    Pettis County Council Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

    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:

    Blake Gazaway, gazawayb@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Pettis County
    phone: 660-827-0591




    Atchison County MU Extension Council monthly meeting (Session 9 of 10)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

    Description:

    The monthly meeting of the extension council to conduct business and discuss upcoming programming in the region.

    Session topic:

    May council meeting

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Atchison County
    phone: 660-744-6231




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

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    107 W Walton

    Description:

    MU Extension 4-H youth development faculty and staff collaborate with partners to address youth and family issues in the community. Rather than providing programs or services directly to an individual young person, the focus is upon influencing systems — people, programs, policies and services that impact the lives of young people and their families.

    Session topic:

    Monthly Council Mtg

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Caroline Benne, bennecb@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Warren County
    phone: 636-456-3444




    DeKalb County 4-H Personal Defense SPIN Club. (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Description:

    DeKalb County 4-H Personal Defense SPIN Club.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Steven Steiner, steinerst@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clinton County
    phone: 816-933-2138




    Livingston County Extension Council - Engagement (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Description:

    MU Extension 4-H youth development faculty and staff collaborate with partners to address youth and family issues in the community. Rather than providing programs or services directly to an individual young person, the focus is upon influencing systems — people, programs, policies and services that impact the lives of young people and their families.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Shaun Murphy, murphyse@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Livingston County
    phone: 660-646-0811