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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

ELEVATIONLAB™ NEW VENTURE

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

o you dream of owning your own business? Are you ready for a realistic perspective on whether or not people really want to buy what you want to sell? This program helps aspiring entrepreneurs look at all aspects of their business idea, exploring the feasibility of their new venture and learning how to develop a viable business. This business creation program is fast-paced, interactive, fun and energizing. The Small Business & Technology Development Center at UMKC (SBTDC) ELEVATIONLAB offers the program in an accelerated time frame to let potential entrepreneurs get started with their businesses as soon as possible. Guest speakers and entrepreneurs bring their real-world experience to make topics come alive. Participants develop their businesses through the group activities and coaching from professional business counselors. The class materials include FastTrac, GrowthWheel and other elements with step-by-step activities and in-depth information. Participants also have access to business plan and financial templates. You don't just learn about business, you work on your own business venture throughout the program.

Registration:

Scholarships may be available for Dislocated Workers or those that live or own a business in Kansas City, MO.

 more...

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$649.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




ELEVATIONLAB™ NEW VENTURE - UBGI scholarship only

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This session has class on July 31, August 7, 14, 21 and 28 - attendance at all five classes is required. DO NOT pay at this link unless you have been approved for the scholarship by filling out the application for UMKC SBTDC Do you dream of owning your own business? Are you ready for a realistic perspective on whether or not people really want to buy what you want to sell? This program helps aspiring entrepreneurs look at all aspects of their business idea, exploring the feasibility of their new venture and learning how to develop a viable business. This business creation program is fast-paced, interactive, fun and energizing. The Small Business & Technology Development Center at UMKC ELEVATIONLAB™ offers the program in an accelerated time frame to let potential entrepreneurs get started with their businesses as soon as possible. Guest speakers and entrepreneurs bring their real-world experience to make topics come alive. Participants develop their businesses through the group activities and coaching from professional business counselors. The class materials include FastTrac, GrowthWheel® and other elements with step-by-step activities and in-depth information. You don’t just learn about business, you work on your own business venture throughout the program.

Registration:

 more...

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




2018 Marion County Jr. Fair

When:  Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 5 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, noon

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Livingston County Back to School Bonanza (10th Annual)

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Calvary Baptist Church Family Life Center
206 Locust Street, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

Welcome to the 10th Annual Back To School Bonanza! The purpose of this event is to provide health and safety information to Livingston County students who are in Kindergarten through 8th Grade. Also, all students in attendance will receive a back pack with school supplies which are purchased through local community grants and donations. School supplies may only be picked up on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 between 3:30pm – 6:00pm during the Back to School Bonanza at the Calvary Baptist Church Family Life Center, 206 Locust Street. The Livingston County Back to School Bonanza is open to Livingston County residents only who are entering Kindergarten - 8th grade.

Registration:

All applications are due on Monday, July 16, 2018.  more...

Registration
deadline:

7/16/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (MU Campus Tue/Thurs @ 12pm) (Session 13 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
616 Hitt Street, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, click the registration link.

 more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Sydney White, sswcm3@mail.missouri.edu
phone: 573-882-2146




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (MU Campus Tues/Thurs 5:30PM-6:30PM) (Session 13 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
616 Hitt Street, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, click the registration link.

 more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Sydney White, sswcm3@mail.missouri.edu
phone: 573-882-2146




Boost Your Brain and Memory - East Prairie (Session 6 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
305 E. Main St., East Prairie MO map...

Description:

Boost Your Brain and Memory is an eight-session class that uses a whole-person approach that helps you form new habits to live a healthier lifestyle, remember things better, be more organized, pay closer attention and regulate your emotions. Each participant will receive a workbook including memory exercises, tips on nutrition and exercise, and summaries of evidence-based research on brain health.

Registration:

Contact Talia Thurman at the East Prairie Nutrition Center at 573 649-5805

Registration
deadline:

6/25/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Wescoat Engram, EngramM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Mississippi County
phone: 573-683-6129




Mental Health First Aid

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
1012 N. Highway UU, Columbia MO map...

Description:

A person you know could be experiencing a mental health or substance use problem. Lean an action plan to help. This program is open to anyone interested.

Registration:

To register for this call Sarah Traub at 660-882-5661 or email traubs@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

7/11/2018

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




ELEVATIONLAB™ NEW VENTURE - Hille only

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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

Description:

Do you dream of owning your own business? Are you ready for a realistic perspective on whether or not people really want to buy what you want to sell?This program helps aspiring entrepreneurs look at all aspects of their business idea, exploring the feasibility of their new venture and learning how to develop a viable business. This business creation program is fast-paced, interactive, fun and energizing.

The Small Business & Technology Development Center at UMKC ELEVATIONLAB™ offers the program in an accelerated time frame to let potential entrepreneurs get started with their businesses as soon as possible. Guest speakers and entrepreneurs bring their real-world experience to make topics come alive.

Participants develop their businesses through the group activities and coaching from professional business counselors. The class materials include FastTrac, GrowthWheel® and other elements with step-by-step activities and in-depth information. You don’t just learn about business, you work on your own business venture throughout the program.

Registration:

Scholarships may be available for Dislocated Workers or those that live or own a business in Kansas City, MO.

 more...

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$150.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




Warm Season Grass Cattle Grazing Pasture Tour

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ron Locke Farm The Ron Locke Farm is in state highway V near Long Lane. From Buffalo, take highway 32 east, toward Long Lane to V. The farm is approximately ¾ a mile south of 32 on the west side of the road.
Long Lane MO

Description:

Topics/Presenters: Warm Season Grass Establishment and Management; Cattle Nutrition and Grazing Management on Warm Season Pasture; Warm Season Grass Plant Identification and Usage; NRCS cost share programs related to cattle grazing and warm season grasses

Registration:

To register or for more information contact the Dallas County MU Extension Center at 417-345-7551 or Andy McCorkill by email at mccorkilla@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

7/30/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Andrew McCorkill, mccorkilla@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-532-7126




Cooking Matters -Gethsemane New Testament Church (Session 2 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
105 E. 5th St
105 East 5th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

A Program from “Share Our Strength” that is designed for families with limited resources. Cooking Matters is a six session course that combines hands-on cooking experience with nutrition education.

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
phone: 816-252-5051