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Monday, June 24, 2013

Polk/Dallas County 4-H Day Camp 2013 (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 9 a.m. to Friday, June 28, 2013, noon

Where:  
Polk County Fairgrounds
Bolivar MO

Description:

4-H, Growing our Future !! Summer Day Camp - A camp planned especially for youth 5—10 years of age.
Activities include science, games, art, cooking, snacks and more!

Session topic:

June 24—28, Bolivar— Pizza from the garden

Registration:

Call the Polk County Extension Center for registration information - 417-326-4916

Registration
deadline:

6/3/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 3 of 10)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Cape Fair Community Center

Description:

A program for seniors to help build strength, flexability, and balance.

Session topic:

Third class

Registration:

Register by calling the Stone County Extension Office 417-357-6812

Registration
deadline:

6/10/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Cass) (Session 7 of 20)

When:  Monday, June 24, 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
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Canceled: Eat Well Be Well with Diabetes: St. Louis County Extension Center (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
St. Louis County Extension Center
10650 Gateway Boulevard , Saint Louis MO map...



Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Waynesville/St. Robert Senior Center
1401 Ousley Rd, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eleven week program for middle-aged and older adults. The program's goal is to improve health and quality of life. We will be incorporating: warm-up exercises, simple strengthening exercises (with or without weights), and cool down stretches. Strength training can benefit you in many ways: Arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, maintain healthy blood sugar levels, etc.

Registration:

To register for this class please contact the Pulaski County MU Extension Office by:
Calling: 573-774-6177
Emailing: traubs@missouri.edu (Sarah Traub, the instructor)
Or stop by the office located in the Pulaski County Courthouse at 301 Historic 66 E, Suite 127, Waynesville, MO 65583

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Pulaski County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/774-6177




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Description:

This class is for those who have completed a beginner Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class.

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa Bess at bessmm@missouri.edu

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension office at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa Bess at bessmm@missouri.edu.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Henry County Sharp Shooters 4-H Club (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Youth Building on the Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Bethany Jun-Jul, 2013 (Session 7 of 17)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Where:  
Harrison County Extension Center, Court House Basement
1505 Main Street, Bethany MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The class will meet twice a week.

We will incorporate warm-up exercises; simple strengthening exercises, with or without weights; and cool down stretches. Weights are provided for the class. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Bring water bottle and towel.

Registration:

Call Janet at the Harrison County Extension office 660-425-6434

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00
If both this basic and the advanced class (on Tuesdays) is taken, the fee for both is $40.

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
Harrison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 425-6434




Pulaski County Extension Council Meeting (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Pulaski County Courthouse
301 Historic 66 E, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

The Pulaski County Extension Council meets the last Monday of the month at 5:30pm in the Pulaski County Courthouse.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Pulaski County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/774-6177




Greene County Extension Council Meeting (Session 5 of 25)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
inside Nathanael Greene Park
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield MO map...

Description:

The Greene County Extension Council is comprised of 16 publicly elected council members and 4 appointed members who work with MU Extension specialists to provide the county educational program, manage finances of local MU Extension operations, provide personnel to carry out MU Extension activities locally and organize the annual public election of MU Extension council members.  more...

Session topic:

Specific items for this month’s meeting are posted on the Greene County Extension Center website under council business. Meetings are held to approve bills, plan programs and vote on policy related to the local county extension office.

Registration:

None. Meetings are open to the public and conducted in accordance with the Missouri Sunshine Law. Council agendas are posted online prior to each meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Healthy Lifestyle Initiative (Session 3 of 9)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

Where:  
Warren County Extension Center, Warrenton Missouri.
107 West Walton, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

This program will focus on issues involving becoming over weight and obese. Safe ways to lose weight on a non medically supervised program. Techniques to control over eating and safe exercise programs will be the primarey topics. A walking session will be included with most sessions. The Warren County Health Department will be partnering in the program.

Session topic:

Each session will discuss a different technique to aid in personal weight control. Exercise and food intake will be discussed at each session. An opportunity to weigh and exercise will be available at all class meetings. Planning ahead for meals.

Registration:

Contact the Warren County Extension Center (456-3444) or the Warren County Health Department (456-7474) to register.

Registration
deadline:

6/24/2013

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
2.00 per session attended.

Facilitator:

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




Preserving the Harvest Home Food Preservation Series (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Jefferson City MO

Description:

This 5-session series will teach participants the basics of food preservation through hands-on experience in pressure canning, water bath canning, freezing, and dehyrdating fruits and vegetables.

Registration:

Participants may register for individual workshops or all 5 workshops of the series. For more information, contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instuctor.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
$60 for all 5 sessions

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Food Preservation Workshops - Farmington (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Memorial United Methodist Church
Karsch Blvd., Farmington MO map...

Description:

Learn basic techniques for pressure canning, water bath canning, making jams and jellies and drying fruits, vegetables and jerky at home.

June 24-- Canning Fruits and Vegetables. Topics include a water bath and pressure canning demonstration. Learn to select and care for canning equipment as well as prepare food for canning, process it correctly, and check for seals.

July 8 --Preparing Jams and Jellies. Explore traditional ways to prepare jams and jellies, as well as alternative sweet spreads prepared with Splenda. Topics include sterilizing jars, water bath processing of jams and jellies, pectin products, freezer jams, and recipe sources for specialty jams.

July 22 -- Drying Fruit, Vegetables, and Jerky. Learn safe methods to dry jerky, fruit leather, fruits, and vegetables despite humid conditions. more...

Session topic:

Canning Basics - Learn safe methods for canning both fruits and vegetables for home use. Topics include a water bath canning and pressure canning demonstration.

Registration:

Contact University of Missouir Extension - St. Francois County: Phone 573-756-4539

Registration
deadline:

6/20/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00
$25 for all three sessions

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141




Corn Silage Production for Beef Cattle Operations - Part 2

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Windsor Livestock Auction is located on Highway 52 south of Windsor, MO.
1173 NE Highway 52, Windsor MO map...

Description:

High hay and grain supplement prices have made corn silage a more attractive energy supplement for beef cattle. Corn Silage Production for Beef Cattle Operations - Part 2 will discuss how to properly harvest, store, and feed corn silage to beef cattle.

Session topic:

Corn Silage Production for Beef Cattle Operations - Part 2 will focus on proper harvest, storage, and feeding techniques to more effectively utilize corn silage in beef cattle rations. The program will be held at Windsor Livestock Auction, Windsor, MO.

Registration:

There is no fee for this program. More information may be obtained by contacting Gene Schmitz at the Benton County Extension Center at (660) 438-5012 or by e-mail at schmitze@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Gene Schmitz, schmitze@missouri.edu
Benton County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/438-5012




Canceled: Container Gardening

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center
21390 HWY 32, Ste. Genevieve MO map...



Good Neighbors 4-H Club (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Northside Christian Church, Warrensburg

Description:

Monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Clark Junior Livestock (Session 25 of 25)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Meetings of the Clark County Junoir Livestock Committee

Session topic:

Clark County Junior Livestock Committee June Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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

Session topic:

The Macon/Shelby Master Gardeners meet the fourth Monday of every month for a business meeting and program. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jane Hunter, HunterEJ@missouri.edu
Macon County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 385-2173




Pasture Weed Walk

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Don McCoy farm. The farm is located one-half mile north of the Highways 43 and 54 intersection, west of Nevada.
16462 South 1100 Road, Nevada MO map...

Description:


Pasture Weed Walk Set for June 24 near Nevada
Producers wanting to learn to identify pasture weeds and make control decisions are invited to attend a Pasture Weed Walk on June 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Don McCoy farm. The farm is located one-half mile north of the Highways 43 and 54 intersection, west of Nevada. A rain date is set for June 25. The address is 16462 South 1100 Road, Nevada. University of Missouri Extension Specialists, Pat Miller and Patrick Davis, will be there to identify weeds and answer grazing questions. Producers are encouraged to bring weed samples for identification. For more information, contact University of Missouri Extension Center in Vernon County at 417-448-2560.

Session topic:

Producers wanting to learn to identify pasture weeds and make control decisions are invited to attend

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Miller, MillerPD@missouri.edu
Vernon County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 448-2560