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    Tuesday, June 4, 2019

    4-H Camp (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Monday, June 3, 2019, 8 a.m. to Thursday, June 6, 2019, 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    Camp Bob White, Knob Noster State Park

    Description:



    Eric worked collaboratively with the group to develop the Program Plan around the central them, and assist in securing and communicating with break-out session presenters.

    Session topic:

    4-H Camp (Monday is only for counselors)

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Platte County Youth Explorer Series (Session 1 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Platte Ridge Park
    17130 MO-371 HWY, Platte City MO map...

    Description:

    Open to all youth ages 8-13 years old to engage in hands on experiences over the following topics: gardening, native preservation, outdoor and nature, science and technology, animal science, and arts and communication. As well as implementation of nutrition and health, growth and leadership, citizenship and service, and career exploration in all sessions. Only 60 spots available daily, chose only one or multiple. Registrations will remain open until full. 8AM-4PM daily

    Completed health forms maybe emailed, mailed, or turned in day of event to Laura Evans.

    Registration and for more current information go to...
    http://extension.missouri.edu/platte/plattecountyyouthexplorerseries.aspx

    Contact: Laura Evans
    MU Extension, Platte County
    11724 Plaza Circle, Ste 300
    Kansas City, MO 64153
    (816) 270-2141
    evansla@missouri.edu
     more...

    Session topic:

    Science and Technology Implementing Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) through hands on experiences focused on electricity, computer science, food science and Archimedes principle (gravity & buoyancy).

    Registration:

    Only 60 spots available daily, chose only one or multiple. Registrations will remain open until full. 8AM-4PM daily

    Completed health forms maybe emailed, mailed, or turned in day of event to Laura Evans. Registration conformation will be emailed out after registration is complete.

    Registration and for more current information go to...
    http://extension.missouri.edu/platte/plattecountyyouthexplorerseries.aspx

    Contact: Laura Evans
    MU Extension, Platte County
    11724 Plaza Circle, Ste 300
    Kansas City, MO 64153
    (816) 270-2141
    evansla@missouri.edu

    Class size:

    60

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Laura Evans, evansla@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Platte County
    phone: 816-270-2141




    EXCEL-Greene County Huddle (Session 6 of 9)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 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:

    TBA

    Registration:

    None required.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 1 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 8:15 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

    Where:  
    St. Charles Community College Building: College Center, Room #206
    4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, Saint Peters MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an 8-week strength training program geared towards individuals age 60+ who are looking for a challenge in their current fitness routine. Participants meet twice weekly for 8 weeks and complete upper and lower body exercises that improve their muscle strength, balance and flexibility. All program equipment is provided.

    Registration:

    To register, call the St. Charles Community College (636) 922-8233.

    Cost:

    $69.00

    Facilitator:

    Emily Barbee, CroweEM@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Charles County
    phone: 636-970-3000




    Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 6 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1: Nevada @ Spring Village (Session 3 of 17)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 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:

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




    Cooking Matters For Kids (Session 2 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Description:

    Participants will learn to use nutrition information to make healthier choices, cook delicious, affordable meals, and safe food handling practices. Encouraging these healthy behaviors helps reduce health care costs by helping prevent chronic health conditions throughout a person's life span, as well as reducing food waste and cost for a family or individual's budget.

    Registration:

    Call or e-mail Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Fees for this course are covered by the USDA SNAP grant

    Facilitator:

    Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barton County
    phone: 417-682-3579




    Alzheimer's 101- Holden Senior Center

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

    Description:

    Provides educational information on the warning signs of Alzheimer's disease and strategies to implement to decrease risk or progression of dementia.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kyleigh Sullivan, sullivankd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cass County
    phone: 816-380-8460




    Show Me Better Health Dallas County (Session 2 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Description:

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

    Registration:

    MU Extension in Dallas County or Engels Senior Center in Buffalo, MO

    Class size:

    18

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Mallie Gunter, gunterma@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Dallas County
    phone: 417-988-2176




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1: Kern Center in Rich Hill (Session 3 of 17)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.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:

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




    Cooking Matters- Pregnancy Care Center (Session 2 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    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:

    Stephanie Johnson, johnsonstephanie@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howell County
    phone: 417-256-2391




    Focus on Kids - Phelps (Session 6 of 12)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Phelps County Extension Center
    200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

    Description:

    The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

    Session topic:

    Focus on Kids is parent education. The program is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

    Registration:

    To register for this class please call the Phelps County Extension Office at (573)458-6260.

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/2/2019

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Phelps County
    phone: 573-458-6260




    Taney County Council Meeting

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

    Where:  
    downtown Forsyth
    271 Main Street, Forsyth MO map...

    Description:

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

    Registration:

    There is no registration required, contact the Taney County University of Missouri Extension Office at 417-546-4431 for more information.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Taney County
    phone: 417-546-4431




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

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    608 E State St, Mountain Grove 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 Wright County Extension office to register.
    417-349-4134

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Pasture Weed Control and Improvement Workshop (Session 3 of 5)

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    203 Cedar Street, Hermitage MO map...

    Description:

    The quality of your pastures were greatly damage during ,as well as after, the drought of 2018. Weed competition due to overgrazing conditions, thin ground cover, and hoof damaged pastures will become a reality this summer if precautions are not taken to curtail this from happening. Now is the time to get a plan of action in place to control and improve what is going on out in your grazing system. This targeted program teaches producers how to improve forage production economic return while protecting our environment. The program inspires increased economic development and social viability in rural Missouri as it applies to our grazing operations.

    Registration:

    Contact your local MU Extension offices for times and locations of the event. (Camden, Dallas, Hickory, Laclede, and Polk County MU Extension)

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $10.00
    $15.00 per couple if from the same farm/operation

    Facilitator:

    William Halleran, halleranw@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Hickory County
    phone: 417-745-6767




    McDonald County Council Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    306 E. Harmon, Pineville 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:

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




    Jasper Engagement and Stakeholder Relations

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 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




    St. Clair County Council Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    First Baptist Church, Osceola 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:

    Raysha Tate, TateRE@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Clair County
    phone: 417-646-2419




    Clay County 4-H Council meetings

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

    Where:  
    1901 N.E. 48th Street,Clay County Annex, Kansas City MO map...

    Description:

    The Clay County 4-H Council meets every other month at the county extension office. Each club has the opportunity to have two voting members and two voting adults representing their club at each meeting.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




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

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 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:

    June Council meeting

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Reading and Understanding Financial Statements: It's All About the Benjamins!

    When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    UMKC SBTDC
    4747 Troost Avenue, Kansas City MO map...

    Description:

    This course is designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers and consultants who need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. During this course, you will learn to identify key business information that is captured on the income statement and balance sheet. You will learn to calculate several ratios and understand what those ratios mean in terms of business productivity and success. You will leave this session with a greater understanding of how to read and interpret financial documents and how to use that information to drive business decisions.



    Course Objectives




    • Identify key business information on income statements and balance sheets.

    • Know what key ratios indicate, why to use them and how they are calculated.

    • Make better decisions for your business based on sound financial understanding.



    Scholarships may be available.



    Course is $149 or $279 if you take both classes in series. Register at link below. more...

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
    Missouri SBDC at University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC)
    phone: 816-235-6063