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Monday, July 22, 2013

Pike County Youth Fair (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Sunday, July 21, 2013, 8 a.m. to Saturday, July 27, 2013, 8 p.m.

Where:  
Pike County Fairgrounds
15884 Hwy 54, Bowling Green MO map...

Description:

It is an opportunity for personal growth and development of the young person who participates. As the youth participants learn to do and do to learn, we provide opportunities for young people to develop character, learn to share, cooperate and develop life skills. – web description.

Session topic:

The fair consists of a variety of shows that will be evaluated by a judge, allowing the youth to receive knowledge on how to improve their livestock. Another part is self-evaluation judging that takes place with inside exhibits.

Registration:

Contact Pike County University of Missouri Extension Center, 115 W Main, Bowling Green, MO 63334.

Registration
deadline:

7/1/2011

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




MU Extension Agriculture Connection Radio Program (Session 4 of 52)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Where:  
107.7 The Lake Radio Station
1225 Hwy 39 S, Stockton MO map...

Description:

This radio program is setup to educate listeners on current topic within agriculture and provide them with knowlege that they can implement to improve their agriculture enterprise. MU Extension Specialist involved in the program are from the areas of Livestock and Agronomy. The program is broadcasted weekly on Mondays at 8:30 a. m. on 107.7 FM The Lake in Stockton, MO.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
Cedar County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/276-3313




Walk With Ease-Arthritis program-Osceola (Session 7 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church
Osceola MO

Session topic:

Key Points About Osteoarthritis
Key Points about Rheumatoid Arthritis
Key Points about Fibromyalgia
Walk at your own pace

Registration:

Call St. Clair county Extension Office at 417-646-2419

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
No fee

Facilitator:

Saralee Jamieson, JamiesonS@missouri.edu
St. Clair County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 646-2419




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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:

7th class of 10

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 15 of 20)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 4 of 10)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Courthouse Annex, on the square in Galena
Galena MO

Description:

A ten week course for people age 50 and older. The attendees will participate in exercises to improve their strength, balance, and flexability.

Session topic:

Session 4 of 10 weeks

Registration
deadline:

6/28/2013

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




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

When:  Monday, July 22, 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 11 of 11)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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 9 of 12)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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




Interstate Exchange

When:  Monday, July 15, 2013, 4:30 p.m. to Monday, July 22, 2013, 11 a.m.

Where:  
Franklin County and St. Louis
Unio MO

Description:

Franklin County 4-H enters into a 2 year agreement with a county in another state for an exchange of teens and volunteers. One year Franklin County teens and adult advisors travel to spend a week in homes of members from the partner county, and in the other year the Franklin County members host teens and adult advisors for a week in Franklin County.

Teens assist in choosing the partner county, planning and conducting fundraisers to supplement travel and hosting expenses, design exchange t-shirts, plan hosting activities, prepare a hosting notebook, and work with adults to plan and coordinate all events.

Session topic:

Interstate Exchange hosting delegates from Broadwater County, Montana

Registration:

Must register and provide $50 down payment by February 1, 2013.

Registration
deadline:

2/1/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




4-H Council Meeting (Session 11 of 21)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Little's Family Restaurant
115 E. Main, Shelbyville MO map...

Session topic:

The Shelby County 4-H Council will meet at Little's Family Restaurant.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Daniel, DanielLB@missouri.edu
Shelby County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 633-2640




2013 Audrain County 4-H & Youth Fair

When:  Friday, July 19, 2013, 5 p.m. to Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 10 p.m.

Description:

The Audrain County 4-H & Youth Fair will be July 19-23, 2013 at the Audrain Co. Fairgrounds in Mexico, MO more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Bethany Jun-Jul, 2013 (Session 15 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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




Healthy Lifestyle Initiative (Session 7 of 9)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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. Stress management.

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




Food Preservation Workshops - Farmington (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 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:

Drying Foods. Learn to safely dry jerky, fruits, fruit leathers and vegetables despite humid conditions.

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




Summers @ Mizzou (Session 7 of 8)

When:  Sunday, July 21, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, July 25, 2013, 3 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia MO

Description:

Summers @ Mizzou is a program designed to bring youth to the University of Missouri campus. Youth will have a chance to experience life as a college student by living in the dorms, eating in a dining hall and exploring campus and Columbia. These camps are great for those beginning to think about college and their future career.  more...

Session topic:

Spend time exploring a cave, collect and analyze geographic information and then use the geographic laboratory to plot your data on maps.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Teresa Bishop, bishopta@missouri.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573/884-0554




Weight Management Techniques (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Belton MO

Description:

This 6 session series focuses on successful weight managment techniques.

Registration:

This series is open ony to the members of this Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) chapter.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Dehydrating Fruits and Vegetables

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
3601 Sterling Ave., Independence MO map...

Session topic:

Learn the basics of dehydrating fruits, vegetables and making jerky. You will learn tips on how to dehydrate foods and taste samples of dehydrated foods. We will also discuss how herbs can be dried and using in cooking.

Registration:

Karen Elliott
2700 E. 18th, Suite 240
Kansas City, MO 64127
816-482-5850
elliottk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

7/19/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies (Session 2 of 23)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Platte Woods United Methodist Church
7310 NW Prairie View Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Northland Grandfamilies program serves grandparents in Clay and Platte Counties who are raising their grandchildren. The program also serves aunts/uncles and other relatives who are raising children under the age of 18. The program seeks to raise awareness of the issues facing grandparents/aunts/uncles who are filling the parenting role. Advocacy, education and referral services are important aspects of the program. Support group meetings are scheduled twice a month, with guest speakers on topics of interest. The program is made possible by a partnership of the Clay County Extension Council, the Platte County Senior Fund and Clay County Senior Services.

Session topic:

Evening support group meeting this month will provide time for grandparents to share concerns with one another and receive information and resources from facilitator.

Registration:

Any grandparent who is raising grandchildren age 18 or younger is welcome to participate in Northland Grandfamilies. The program is also open to aunts/uncles and other adult relatives who are raising children. The program is free of charge. If attending a Northland Grandfamilies support group meeting for the first time, please call in advance for more information: 816-407-3490

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Christian County Master Gardeners monthy meeting (Session 1 of 12)

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Gordon L. Carriker, Ph.D., carrikerg@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Homebuyer Education

When:  Monday, July 22, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Center
Courthouse Basement, 302 S. Main, Carthage MO map...

Description:

In order to be eligible for some home loans, first-time homebuyers must attend a homebuyer education class. This is a two-hour workshop that meets the requirements for a loan through USDA Rural Development.

Registration:

Contact the Jasper County Extension Center, Courthouse Basement, Carthage, MO 64836, 417/358-2158, e-mail: jasperco@missouri.edu

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$60.00

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
Jasper County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 358-2158




Canceled: Insects and Disease

When:  Monday, July 22, 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 4 of 11)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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




Master Gardener (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Monday, July 22, 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:

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