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    Wednesday, May 8, 2019

    Live and Learn (Session 3 of 31)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019

    Where:  
    291 U.S. Hwy 60 W, Republic MO map...

    Description:

    A weekly column that highlights local MU Extension efforts impacting Republic, Willard and Ash Grove. Efforts focus on enhancing local capacity to engage citizens in planning and making sound policy choices. Facilitation of this process broadens understanding, mitigates conflict, and engages citizens in meaningful participation.

    Session topic:

    Column headline for this week: Learn What Makes Things Stick at Book Discussion

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Labor Law Breakfast

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    2121 59th Street, St. Louis MO map...

    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




    Canceled: Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention-Annex (Session 13 of 16)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Where:  
    1901 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...



    Show-Me Better Health, Miller County (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    Eldon Senior Center
    926 E North Street, Eldon MO map...

    Description:

    The University of Missouri Extension is offering the six-week workshop "Show Me Better Health" licensed by Stanford University. This workshop will teach persons with chronic conditions and their caregivers the tools needed to design their own self-management program so they can live a longer and healthier life.

    Workshop participants will learn tips on how to eat well and exercise; how to manage their symptoms; how to relax and handle difficult emotions; develop effective problem-solving skills; how to work well with their doctor; and how to manage their medications. They will receive a copy of the workshop manual, Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions and a relaxation cd.

    Registration:

    To register, please call the Miller County MU Extension Office at 573-369-2394.
    All sessions will be held at the Miller County Senior Center 926 E. North Street Eldon, MO.

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    This class is free thanks to a partnership with the Central MO Regional Arthritis Center and Area Agency on Aging.

    Facilitator:

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




    CES work with Councils

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    135 W. Market, Warrensburg MO map...

    Description:

    CES work with councils

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Montgomery Senior Center (Session 14 of 18)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Tyler Hall, hallty@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Warren County
    phone: 636-456-4108




    Councils

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Description:

    MU Extension Work with Councils

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Google Livestream

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 11 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    Corner of S. Franklin and Pierce Streets
    315 S Franklin St, Kirksville MO map...

    Description:

    We're partnering with Google and the Kirksville Chamber of Commerce to celebrate National Small Business Week with a livestream on the fundamentals of advertising with Google Ads. We'll explore popular campaign types and how each help your business connect with local customers online, promote special offers, and grow brand awareness.

    Bring your lunch if you'd like!

    Session topic:

    We're partnering with Google and the Kirksville Chamber of Commerce to celebrate National Small Business Week with a livestream on the fundamentals of advertising with Google Ads. We'll explore popular campaign types and how each help your business connect with local customers online, promote special offers, and grow brand awareness.

    Cost:

    $0.00




    Drive Business Results With Google Ads (livestream)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 11 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    Learn how to make the most of Google Ads

    Registration:

    Please email AliceBarnes@missouristate.edu or Darrell Hampsten@missouristate.edu to reserve your seat.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Alice Barnes, barnesali@missouri.edu
    Missouri SBDC in West Plains
    phone: 417-255-7966




    Engagement and Stakeholder Relations: Nevada Health Coalition 2019 Meetings (Session 2 of 5)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.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:

    Sara Bridgewater, sbridgewater@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bates County
    phone: 660-679-4167




    Webster County Soil and Water Conservation District board meeting (Session 9 of 10)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    Webster County USDA-FSA Office
    Ash Drive, Marshfield MO map...

    Description:

    The monthly meeting of the Webster County Soil and Water Conservation District board.

    Session topic:

    Monthly meeting of the Webster County Soil and Water Conservation District

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Brown Bag University (Session 2 of 4)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, noon to 1:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    This class will be offered online via Zoom.

    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:

    (online class) "Hello, I'm Busy." This online class is about setting priorities and managing time. This class is not for people who say, “I'd love to, I have nothing else to do."

    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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 10 of 16)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    SBA Small Business Week Matchmaking Event

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    St. Louis County Library 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
    1640 S Lindbergh Boulevard, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    The SBA St. Louis District Office, in conjunction with St. Louis County Library, will host a free matchmaking event during Small Business Week on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. This event allows small businesses the opportunity to meet with federal, state and local agencies to learn about potential contracting and subcontracting opportunities.
    The agencies include: Scott AFB Air Force Installation Contracting Agency (AFICA), 763rd Specialized Contracting Squadron (SCONS), USTRANSCOM, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St. Louis District, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Acquisition Center, National Park Service, Missouri Department of Transportation, St. Louis County, St. Louis Lambert International Airport/City of St. Louis, Bi-State Development | Metro, MOHELA, Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center.

    For information about the Missouri Procurement and Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) please contact Jaymie Mitchell (314) 376-5375 or mitchelljl@missouri.edu./p>



     more...

    Registration:

    Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
     more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    5/7/2019

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elaine Palangpour, PalangpourE@missouri.edu
    Missouri PTAC at University of Missouri (MU)
    phone: 573-882-8058




    Show-Me Better Health, Jordan Valley Clinic in Lebanon (Session 2 of 6)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Description:

    The University of Missouri Extension is offering the six-week workshop "Show Me Better Health" licensed by Stanford University. This workshop will teach persons with chronic conditions and their caregivers the tools needed to design their own self-management program so they can live a longer and healthier life.

    Workshop participants will learn tips on how to eat well and exercise; how to manage their symptoms; how to relax and handle difficult emotions; develop effective problem-solving skills; how to work well with their doctor; and how to manage their medications. They will receive a copy of the workshop manual, Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions and a relaxation cd.

    Registration:

    To register, please call the Laclede County MU Extension Office at 417-532-7126.
    All sessions will be held at Jordan Valley Clinic 1216 Deadra Dr, Lebanon, MO 65536.

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    This class is free thanks to a partnership with the Central MO Regional Arthritis Center and Jordan Valley Clinics.

    Facilitator:

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




    Why Customers Buy From You: Understanding your Value Proposition

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    5988 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Charles MO map...

    Description:

    Your product or services relives your best customer's pain. Do you know what that pain is and why? Answering that question will help you replicate your best company for increased sales.
    Join Justin Schulz, Small Business Development Counselor, for this hand's on exploration of your customer's profile and your business' value proposition

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    The Southeast Youth Coalition- Policy, Systems & Environmental (PSE) Changes (Session 1 of 7)

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

    Where:  
    Covenant Presbyterian Church
    5931 Swope Pkwy, Kansas City, MO , Kansas City MO map...

    Description:

    Community needs assessments may identify a need that requires a policy, system or environmental (PSE) change to be made to impact the larger community rather than individual educational efforts. PSE strategies is a global term for a number of strategies that can be implemented all with the long term goal of improving the overall health of the community.

    The Southeast Youth Coalition(SEYC or the Coalition) formed in April 2018 to address behavior health issues affecting the youth of the Southeast community of Kansas City Missouri. Specifically,SEYC focuses on Alcohol, Tobacco, and other Drug use and abuse, Violence, and Suicide. The Coalition defines youth generally between the ages of 13-24. Mission Statement and Guiding Values. a.Mission.SEYC facilitates positive youth health outcomes by empowering families and communities through education, community connectedness,and behavioral health services. b.Guiding Values.?Education -Promoting learning and information sharing?Connectedness -Bringing youth and communities together to establish real communication and access?Collaboration -Working with youth and others to produce excellence?Openness-Welcoming Everyone in our community without discrimination?Integrity -Being real and having strong moral principles?Leadership -Helping young people build the judgement, confidence, and responsibility necessary to be effective leaders. c.General Strategies.?Identify Youth ages 13-24 in Southeast Kansas City And invite them to participate in SEYC activities?Develop and support innovative community programming?Educate the public about youth and family issues?Serve as an access hub for state and local health and wellness resources?Maintain funding for programs and services that promote positive outcomes in the Southeast

    Session topic:

    Monthly FULL Coalition Meetings takes place on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 3-4pm follwed by a Youth program 4-7 pm to support the coalition mission.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Northwest Enterprise Facilitation Celebration

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

    Where:  
    Maryville MO

    Description:

    CES work with the Northwest Missouri Enterprise Facilitation, a enterprise that works with new and expanding businesses. Celebrated a new business in Maryville.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Missouri Master Naturalist (Session 14 of 19)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Mo. Dept of Conservation
    783 Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton MO map...

    Description:

    Help protect the natural resources of Camden, Miller, Morgan and surrounding counties by becoming a Missouri Master Naturalist. The Missouri Master Naturalist program is a community-based, adult natural resource education and volunteer program designed to engage Missourians in the stewardship of our state's natural resources. Registration has begun for the Lake of the Ozarks Master Naturalist certification training course. An orientation session will be held January 17 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Mo. Dept of Conservation Office, Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton, MO. Closing date for the spring training registration is January 31st and class size is limited. Training sessions will be held at the Mo. Dept of Conservation office, Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton, MO. from 6-9 pm on Wednesdays beginning February 28th and ending May 23th. Three Saturday field trips are included. The 50-hour course will teach you about Missouri's natural resource ecology and management. After graduation, participants are asked to provide 40 hours of volunteer service on land management, citizen science, education, and other conservation related projects in the local community and participate in eight hours of advanced training opportunities. For more information on the class, contact Patricia Barrett at 573-369-2394 or email at barrettpr@missouri.edu more...

    Session topic:

    Native Plants for Landscaping and Backyard Wildlife, Watershed Protection

    Registration:

    Return your registration packet, along with payment to: University of Missouri Extension – Camden County 44 Roofener Street, P.O. Box 1405 Camdenton, MO 65020  more...

    Class size:

    24

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $100.00

    Facilitator:

    Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Miller County
    phone: 573-369-2394




    Missouri Master Naturalist (Session 10 of 12)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Description:

    Educational program Improving understanding of natural resource ecology and management, and enhances existing natural resource education. Provides framework for conducting volunteer educational programs towards management of natural resources.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Bollinger County Building Local Prosperity Local Leadership Team Meeting

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

    Description:

    A meeting of the LLT to get them back on track with the project.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Robinn Daves-Huey, daves-hueyr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bollinger County
    phone: 573-238-2420




    Union Hall 4-H Club Meeting (Session 8 of 11)

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

    Tambra Ikerd, ikerdt@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cedar County
    phone: 417-276-3313




    Bates County Fair Board meeting (Session 4 of 4)

    When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 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:

    Robyn Eckhoff, eckhoffr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bates County
    phone: 660-679-4167