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Thursday, June 6, 2013

2013 4-H Camp Audrain County

When:  Monday, June 3, 2013, 7 a.m. to Thursday, June 6, 2013, 1 p.m.

Description:

4-H Camp hosted at Camp Clover June 3-6 for Audrain, Callaway, Gasconade, and Maries counties.

Registration:

Contact the Audrain County office, 573-581-3231, or our website for camper registration form.  more...

Registration
deadline:

5/3/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Femrite, femrites@missouri.edu
Audrain County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/581-3231




Leadership Phelps County (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County
Rolla MO

Session topic:

LPC - Media Day/Graduation Day

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Saline Clover Kid Camp - Applying Science, Engineering and Technology - Collaborative

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
VanMeter State Park

Session topic:

Clover Kid Conservation Camp

Registration
deadline:

5/24/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Mercy Health Plans Building
3265 S. National Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) is a community-based program which assists participants in maintaining quality of life when faced with chronic medical conditions. The CDSMP is provided in two and a half hour sessions, once a week for six weeks, in community settings (e.g. senior centers, churches, libraries). People with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom deal with chronic diseases themselves. Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation, 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance, 3) appropriate use of medications, 4) communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals, 5) nutrition, and 6) how to evaluate new treatments. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Session topic:

Session one: Overview of self-managment and chronic health conditions; Using your mind to manage symptoms; Getting a good nights sleep; making an action plan

Registration
deadline:

6/3/2013

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pamela Duitsman, duitsmanp@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Forsyth Presbytarian Church
Forsyth MO

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) is a 10 week strength training program for older adults

Session topic:

Last of 10 sessions. A post-assessment will be conducted.

Registration:

Call the Taney County University Extension Office 417-546-4431

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
$25.00 for 10 sessions

Facilitator:

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




MU Extension/KOLR10 Television Interview "From the Ground Up" (Session 134 of 207)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
KOLR10 Studio

Description:

This live television program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. The KOLR10 meteorologist and others from KOLR10 television, Springfield, conduct the interview, which includes MU Extension horticulture specialists and others with gardening expertise. The program airs on Thursdays on the KOLR10 Midday Newscast, at 11:15am.

Session topic:

Blueberries

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced (Session 18 of 20)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Session topic:

Participants warm-up and complete a series of 8-10 exercises and cool down.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/679-4167




Tai Chi for Arthritis-Kingswood (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Kingswood Senior Living
10000 Warnall, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis is an easy and effective exercise class, integrating the mind and body, that improves flexibility, muscle strength and balance. The class is based on the Tai Chi for Arthritis program supported by the Arthritis Foundation of America.

Class size:

8

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost Bldg
4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) host a bi-monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting.

The Missouri PTAC seminar is available to Missouri based businesses the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month. Instructor: Michelle Cunningham

Session topic:

This introductory 3-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. Contracting issues covered include federal, state and local government registrations and certifications.

Registration:

Please call Michelle Cunningham at 816 235 2891 ext. 2

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00
Check or cash at the seminar

Facilitator:

Michelle Cunningham, cunninghammic@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816/235-2891




Starting a Small Business: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 1:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall Room 102, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

Three-hour course that introduces participants to the business planning process and provides tools to assess their personal, managerial, technical and financial skills to successfully run a business. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Karen Bradshaw, bradshaw-k@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417/625-9520




Strength and Balance Exercises for the Elderly (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Kingswood Senior Living
10000 Wornall, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Strength and Balance Exercises for the Elderly program is to help frail seniors learn to improve their mobility and balance and reduce risk of falls. The program focuses on breathing, strength, stretch, coordination, and balance.

Cost:

$0.00




Canceled: Show Me Better Health (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
First Christian Church
Highway 28, Belle MO map...



Mental Health First Aid

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Phyllis Flanigan, FlaniganP@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Area 4-H Camping program (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Sunday, June 2, 2013, 2 p.m. to Saturday, June 8, 2013, 11 a.m.

Where:  
Camp Inlow
Philadelphia MO

Description:

Camping through 4-H has been proven to be a substantial and effective youth development experience for youth aged 8-14. Two camp sessions are offered based upon the age of the child. more...

Session topic:

Session for all youth aged 11 - 14 years old
Session for all youth aged 8-10 years old

Registration:

Contact your local Extension Office for registration information and details.

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2014

Cost:

$80.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Fisher, FisherP@missouri.edu
Pike County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 324-5464




Mattie Rhodes Farmers Market (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Mattie Rhodes
148 N. Topping, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Fisher, FisherP@missouri.edu
Pike County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 324-5464




Roughriders Collegiate 4-H Meeting (Session 7 of 13)

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

Where:  
Classroom, Smith Hall, Crowder College
601 Laclede, Smith Hall

Description:

Crowder College Collegiate 4-H Meeting. Open to all former and non-former 4-H members who are interested in community service, community betterment and leadership development that attend any campus of Crowder College.

Session topic:

General meeting of the Roughriders Collegiate 4-H Chapter.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jeremy Elliott-Engel, elliottengelj@missouri.edu
Newton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/455-9500




4-H Camp Crowder (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Monday, June 3, 2013, 5 p.m. to Thursday, June 6, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Bethany Jun-Jul, 2013 (Session 2 of 17)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 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




Focus on Kids

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Scenic Regional Library in Union.
308 Hawthorne Dr, Union 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 is provided as the court ordered parenting classes for divorcing parents with minor age children, divorced parents who are filing a motion to modify, or never marrieds who are parents of a minor age child. more...

Session topic:

2 1/2 hour interactive workshop to help parents understand how to make divorce more successful for their children.

Registration:

To register contact Franklin County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-583-5141, 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084.
Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least 24 hours before class.
$40 per person payable by cash, check or money order made payable to: Franklin County Extension Council.

Registration
deadline:

6/4/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00
Fee may be waived by Family Court Judge

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141




Invest An Acre Project (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Wheat Tour
Lamar MO

Description:

MOHOCOLA youth in Barton County will be providing the community with the Invest An Acre project

Session topic:

Invest An Acre

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 682-3579




Mountain Lions 4-H Club (Session 3 of 19)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
631 NW 1251 Road, Pittsville

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Mountain Lions 4-H Club (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
631 NW 1251 Road, Pittsville

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Building the Ultimate Business Plan (Session 29 of 44)

When:  Wednesday, June 5, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, June 6, 2013, 9 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri State University's Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise & Business Development.
405 N Jefferson Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, a solid business plan will prevent unexpected problems and help pave the way for a successful business venture. Learn how to utilize the “Ultimate Business Planner” software and companion workbook to aid you in the process of developing a solid business plan. This seminar provides an overview of the step-by-step approach to writing your plan and forecasting your financials. With the help of this course instruction and software, simplify the process of putting together your formal business plan with expert advice, tips and hints based on proven business practices.
• Defining the concept
• Understand how to research the feasibility
• Learn how to assess the industry, market and competition
• Focus on assembling a marketing plan/niche
• How to develop basic financial projections from marketing analysis
• Necessary components of the formal plan
• Learn successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors
 more...

Session topic:

Using examples and worksheets, we will show you how to translate your ideas into a written plan. The seminars are on two consecutive nights lasting a total of 6 hours.

Registration:

Visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$139.00
$139.00 and $99.00 for a second person from the same business

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 471/836-5685




Economic Gardening Conference 2013 -- Kansas City Downtown Marriott

When:  Wednesday, June 5, 2013, 6 p.m. to Friday, June 7, 2013, 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Marriott Muelhlebach Hotel
200 W 12th St, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This conference will bring together Economic Gardening program administrators and community leaders, businesses and EG Team members, to network, to share best practices and to learn what innovations are taking place within Economic Gardening. In addition to conference attendance, which is projected to be over 200 individuals from 20 states, the conference message will reach thousands of Economic Development Agency leaders and employees, Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs), Universities, public policy makers, entrepreneurial support services, prime contractors and second-stage businesses. more...

Session topic:

• Nurturing Entrepreneurs-targets the Economic Gardening program developers and specialists providing advanced professional development and networking opportunities
• Growing Economies-targets policy makers, economic/community development professionals

Registration:

May 28 is final deadline for registration.
May 8 is final deadline for room block at conference rate. See travel and lodging tab on website.
Contact Conference Coordinator with questions: phillipsdr@missouri.edu more...

Registration
deadline:

5/28/2013

Cost:

$200.00

Facilitator:

Denise Phillips, phillipsdr@umsystem.edu
Business Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-2269




Operation JumpStart (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast MO State University
Also the class will be available via live ITV at the Southeast Regional Campus in Sikeston, MO
920 Broadway, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Operation JumpStart is a hands-on 36 hour training program designed to help aspiring and existing entrepreneurs determine the feasibility of their business ideas while building essential business planning and preparation skills.

Session topic:

A hands-on, 36-hour training program designed to help aspiring and existing entrepreneurs determine the feasibility of their business ideas while building essential business planning and preparation skills.

Registration:

Register online more...

Registration
deadline:

5/9/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Glenna Ervin, gervin@semo.edu
Southeast Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 573/986-6084




Rent Smart (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Hillcrest Ministries in Lee's Summit, MO

Session topic:

Rent Smart session is number 3 of a 4 session series. This session will focus on the legal aspects of renting.

Registration
deadline:

5/29/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Marsha Alexander, AlexanderM@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: (816) 482-5850




Extension Council Meeting (Session 12 of 12)

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

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

Session topic:

General monthly meeting of the St. Charles County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Taking Care of You--Mind Body and Spirit (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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



Mt Zion Country Clovers 4-H Club (Session 32 of 35)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The Mt Zion 4-H Club usually meets the first Thursday of each month at FCS Financial, Hannibal. For more information contact the Marion County Extension Center at 573/769-2177.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Taylor 4-H Club (Session 32 of 35)

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

Description:

The Taylor 4-H Club usually meets the 1st Thursday of each month. For addtional information contact the Marion County Extension Center at 573/769-2177.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Emerging Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity Programs (Session 21 of 52)

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

Description:

Healthy U 2013 - student meetings

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Harrison Co Extension Council Meeting Jun 6, 2013

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Harrison County Extension Center
1505 Main St, Bethany MO map...

Description:

University of Missouri in Harrison County Extension Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Christian County Extension Council Meetings (FY 2013) (Session 12 of 12)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
105 N. 2nd Street, Ozark MO map...

Description:

Monthly meetings of the Christian County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Marion Boosters 4-H Club (Session 32 of 35)

When:  Thursday, June 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The Marion Boosters 4-H Club usually meets the 1st Thursday of each month at the Anew Balance Building 308 B South Main, Palmyra MO. Time: 6:00pm to 7:00pm.

Session topic:

The Marion Boosters 4-H Club usually meets the first Thursday of each month at the Zion Luthern School. For more information contact the Marion County Extension Center at 573/769-2177.

Registration:

Contact the Marion County University Extension Center at 573/769-2177 for additional information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736