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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

St. Louis Labor Law Breakfast Series June 2013

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Where:  
IBEW Local 1439 Hall. Use back entrance to meeting hall. Parking available on street, in back lot, or at Glaziers Hall at 5916 Wilson Ave.

2121 59th Street, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

A monthly labor education program targeted to union officers and staff in the St. Louis area. The program offers information on current issues impacting members and working families. Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday.

Registration:

8:00 a.m. breakfast buffet, 8:30-9:30 program presentation. Checks payable to: St. Louis County Extension Council. Mail to: University of Missouri Extension, 10650 Gateway Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63132. Fee may be paid at breakfast.

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
Fee may be paid at breakfast.

Facilitator:

Robert A Russell, russellrob@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7635




4-H Camp (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 8 a.m. to Thursday, June 13, 2013, 9 p.m.

Session topic:

4-H Camp

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kathleen Bondy, BondyK@missouri.edu
Lafayette County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 584-3658




Canceled: Polk/Dallas County 4-H Day Camp 2013 (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Monday, June 10, 2013, 9 a.m. to Friday, June 14, 2013, noon

Where:  
Buffalo
Buffalo MO



Lees Summit Farmers Market (Session 4 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Less Summit Farmers Market
Second & Douglas St., Lees Summit MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




Focus on Kids

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
The community room in the Pulaski County Courthouse
301 Historic 66 E, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

More than half of all marriages end in divorce, and the majority of these involve children. Conflict between parents, both before and after a divorce, is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their divorce.


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 program please call the Pulaski County Extension Office at 573-774-6177

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Cooper County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/882-5661




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies (Session 12 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
North Cross United Methodist Church
1321 NE Vivion Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Northland Grandfamilies program educates and supports grandparents/aunts/uncles who are raising grandchildren/nieces/nephews. The program is designed to assist grandparents and other relatives raising children with numerous issues that arise; including legal concerns, financial burderns as well as the emotional and physical stress that can result. Monthly meetings provide a confidential venue for support, in addition to guest speakers who address situations that the grandparents are facing. The Northland Grandfamilies program is made possible through a partnership that includes grant funding from Clay County Senior Services and the Platte County Senior Fund. The Clay County Extension Council provides in-kind support to the program, including office space for the part-time program associate.

Session topic:

This month's meeting will provide time for participants to share some of their concerns and celebrations as they reflect on the end of another school-year for their grandchildren/nieces/nephews.

Registration:

Any grandparent, aunt or uncle who is raising a grandchild, niece or nephew with little or no help from the child's parent(s) is welcome to participate in the Northland Grandfamilies program. Monthly meetings are free of charge, but if it is your first time to attend, we encourage you to contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 to obtain more information prior to the meeting.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Diana Milne, MilneD@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Focus on Kids - Bates County

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Butler Public Library
100 West Atkison, Butler MO map...

Description:

State-mandated class for divorcing and unmarried parents who have a court case dealing with custody, child support and/or visitation.

Session topic:

2.5 hour class for parents with a court case related to visitation, child support or custody. Mandated by the State of Missouri.

Registration:

Must register and pay one week prior to the class. more...

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Wallace, WallaceL@missouri.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 885-5556




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center
501 Ashland Ave, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

This progra will be held at the Warren County Senior Center on Wednesday mornings from 10:00 until 11:00.

Session topic:

Session 10 assesment and brief exercise

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the University of Missouri Extension Center in Warren County, 636-456-3444 or merrittc@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

4/10/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Cass) (Session 4 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
201 W. Wall, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is 20 classes over 10 weeks strength training program for adults 60 years and older. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The program incorporates warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches. Over the ten weeks participants learn exercises to improve strength and balance. The class meets twice weekly and all equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register contact MU Extension @ 816.30.8460

Cost:

$35.00
2nd person from same household is $15

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Family Love Adult Day Health Care (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Family Love Adult Day care
286 DeBaliviere Ave., St. Louis MO map...

Description:

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. An orientation and pre-assessment precede nine weeks of exercise sessions, and the program concludes with a post-assessment.

Registration:

Call Joyce Wilks
Phone: (314)367-5683

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Healthy Lifestyle Initiative (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Cooper County Health Department

Description:

Cooper County Healthy Lifestyle Initiative

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Megan D. Webb, webbmd@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Camp - Developing Youth Leadership and Citizenship to Enhance Community Viability - Complex

When:  Tuesday, June 11, 2013, noon to Thursday, June 13, 2013, 5 p.m.

Where:  
Heit's Point
Lincoln MO

Session topic:

4-H Camp including counties: Saline, Howard, Chariton, Carroll, Pettis, Benton and Cooper

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Megan D. Webb, webbmd@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




When Creditors are Preditors

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Branson West City Hall

110 Silver Lady Lane, Lower Level, Branson West MO map...

Description:

Predatory Lending is the practice of charging excessive fees for loans that are not in a borrower's best interest, sometimes through targeted, aggressive sales tactics, unscrupulous claims or failure to disclose all terms. The Predatory Lending program will assist participants to learn how to make wise decisions regarding their lending choices.

Registration:

Contact: Gail Compton at Stone County OACAC (417) 272-8508

Registration
deadline:

6/10/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Dig into Healthy Eating (Session 1 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Ozark Regional Library
115 South Main Street, Fredericktown MO map...

Description:

Looking for a program for your summer library reading program? The University of Missouri’s Family Nutrition Education Program has FREE and fun nutrition education classes that support your library reading program theme!
• One or more classes.
• Interactive and fun activities for kids, ages 2 through 12.
• Developmentally appropriate lessons.
• Reading books aloud to children.
• Food tastings, depending on your library’s request.
• Encouragement and education for making healthy food and activity choices.

Session topic:

There will be interactive and fun activities for children, ages 2 through 12 with developmentally appropriate lessons. Books will be read aloud to children. Children will be given encouragement and education for making healthy food & activity choices.

Registration:

No pre-registration is required. Please call the Madison County Extension Center at 573-783-3303 for more information on the program more...

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Focus On Kids, Circuit Court 11 - St. Charles

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Charles County Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids, developed by the University of Missouri, is a court-approved educational program for parents with minor children, who are seeking divorce, legal separation, motion to modify, annulment or paternity. The educational session will increase awareness of the effects marriage dissolution and/or custody has on children.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is for parents to better understand how divorce affects children, and how their actions during and after the divorce can have long-term affects on the children involved.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 to register or for more information. VISA, Master Card or Discover accepted. Not open to the public - court ordered, call 636-970-3000 for more information. more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00
One week is required prior to the date of the session you have registered to attend.

Facilitator:

Teresa L. Mareschal, Ph.D., MareschalT@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Arthritis Exercise Class (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Senior citizens center
Greenfield MO

Session topic:

Introduction to class, workshop overview. Each class is organized to include: Health Education, Joint check warm-up, Exercises for 35 minutes to include: Range of Motion & strengthening, Balance, endurance exercises; cool down and relaxation.

Registration:

To register, please call MU- Extension Office in Greenfield- Tina Brownsberger at 417-637-2112

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
The class is free- brought to you by The Arthritis Foundation. Participants will receive a Participant Manual with exercises and instructions on how to exercise safely.

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




Westport Plaza Farmers Market (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Westport Plaza Farmers Market
Westport Road and Wyoming, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




4-H Camp Crowder (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Monday, June 10, 2013, 5 p.m. to Thursday, June 13, 2013, 6 p.m.

Where:  
Trenton, MO

Description:

4-H Camp is a chance for youth to engage in fun outdoor activities centered around positive youth development. Come enjoy the great outdoors and 4-H at Camp Crowder!

Session topic:

4-H Camp is a chance for youth to engage in fun outdoor activities centered around positive youth development. Come enjoy the great outdoors and 4-H at Camp Crowder!

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Extension Center
514 E Briggs Drive, Suite D, Macon MO map...

Session topic:

Parent Education Class for parents filing for a divorce, a motion to modify their divorce decree or paternity.

Registration:

Register by calling the Macon County Extension Center at 660-385-2173.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener Level 1 Training (Session 15 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Session topic:

IPM - Safe Use of Garden Chemicals

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000. Visa, Master Card and Discover accepted.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$195.00

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Focus on Kids--Responsibilities As Parents

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
(located in the Clay County Courthouse Annex; next to Northgate Middle School)
1901 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Responsibilities As Parents (RAP) is the court-mandated program in Platte County for never-married parents and for parents involved in paternity establishment cases.

Session topic:

Responsibilities As Parents (RAP) is the court-mandated program in Platte County for never-married parents and for parents involved in paternity establishment cases.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Platte County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office to register for this class: 816-858-1986
Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out-of-state, but wish to take this class must contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at: 816-407-3490 for more information on how to register.

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2013

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Diana Milne, MilneD@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Home Food Preservation Series, Columbia

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Tasty tomatoes, colorful peppers, sweet juicy peaches and other fresh produce....are all so easy to preserve. This series of classes on home food preservation will teach the latest and safest ways to can, freeze and dry foods. Sign up for just one session, two, three, four or all five: June 12-Freezing & Drying, June 19-Jam & Jellies, June 26-Pressure Canning, July 10-Pickles & Relishes, July 17-Canning Salsa & Fruit.  more...

Session topic:

This session will cover the basics of freezing and drying fruits and vegetables.

Registration:

To register, mail the completed registration form and check made payable to University Extension Council to: University of MO Extension Center, 1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia, MO 65203. Registration deadline is June 6. Class size is limited. Enroll early. For questions or more information, contact the instructor Vera Massey: masseyv@missouri.edu or 573-445-9792. more...

Registration
deadline:

6/6/2013

Cost:

$15.00
$15 per session or $60 for all five.

Facilitator:

Vera Massey, masseyv@missouri.edu
Boone County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 445-9792




Mineral Creek 4-H Club (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Leeton Christian Church

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amanda Tempel, tempela@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Northwest Region Extension Council--2013 (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
United Methodist Church, 104 W. Samuel, Hamilton, MO
104 W Samuel St, Hamilton MO map...

Description:

Meeting of the Northwest Region MU Extension Council. more...

Session topic:

Meeting of the Northwest Region MU Extension Council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Karma Metzgar, MetzgarK@missouri.edu
Northwest Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 816/279-6064




Heartland 4-H Club (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Knob Noster Elementary School

Description:

monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amanda Tempel, tempela@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Pleasant Grove 4-H Club Meeting (Session 19 of 19)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Centenary Church

Description:

Pleasant Grove 4-H Club Meeting

Session topic:

Pleasant Grove 4-H Club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Katherine Hogan, hoganka@missouri.edu
Clark County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/727-3339




Ten Mile 4-H Club Meeting (Session 19 of 19)

When:  Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Ten Mile Grange Hall

Description:

Ten Mile 4-H Club Meeting

Session topic:

Ten Mile 4-H Club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Katherine Hogan, hoganka@missouri.edu
Clark County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/727-3339