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Monday, July 9, 2018

Heartland 4-H Club Meeting (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00




Lady Bugs and Beetles 4-H Club Meeting (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Lady Bugs and Beetles 4-H Club meet on a monthly bases, every second Monday at 7pm First Christian Church in New Market, Missouri.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids (Session 7 of 12)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Waynesville MO

Description:

Helps divorced and separated parents learn how to support their children through the divorce process and how to work together in co-parenting their children. Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify the original divorce decree, or who have never been married but have filed a child custody case, to attend an educational parenting program.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Cathy Galland, gallandcs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




County Council Meeting (Session 6 of 13)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Butler County Extension Center
614 Lindsay Avenue, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

The monthly meeting of the Butler County Extension Council. The council meets to review the budget and programming, to discuss current issues in the county and make decisions of the future of program for extension in Butler County.

Session topic:

Monthly Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Denkler, denklers@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-379-5431




Health Care Self-Management--Houston (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, noon to 2 p.m.

Where:  
114 West Main Street Ste 2, Houston MO map...

Description:

The workshop is open to any adult who may need help in managing arthritis, asthma, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, depression or any other chronic health condition. Participants will learn; how to deal with stress, fear and anxiety, manage medications, manage symptoms, eat more healthy, communicate more effectively, sleep better and develop a healthier lifestyle.  more...

Registration:

To register, simply come to the first class session.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Denkler, denklers@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-379-5431




Nodaway County University of Missouri Extension Council Meeting

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Nodaway County Administration Center
403 N Market Street Rm 308, Maryville MO map...

Description:

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

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Randa Doty, dotyr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Nodaway County
phone: 660-582-8101




2018 Row Crops and Pasture Update Lunch Meeting

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, noon to 1 p.m.

Description:

These are open to all interested row crop, hay and pasture producers. The meeting is free to attend, but lunch is on your own. Participants can bring a picture or specimen of their crop plants, insects or weeds for identification or diagnosis. We will discuss the management and control method at the meetings and provide follow up suggestion/recommendation/publication/farm visit.

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dhruba Dhakal, dhakald@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Chariton County
phone: 660-288-3239




Food, Culture, and Reading - Homeschool (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Stone County Library system
322 West State Highway 248, Galena MO map...

Description:

Food, Culture and Reading is a global education curriculum that uses hands on activities to learn about food, healthy living, and different cultures.Through experiential activities, youth will be able to recognize a variety of healthful foods, explore the similarities of food from various cultures, and develop an understanding and appreciation of cultures that are different than their own.

Registration:

Contact the library to participate. This session is geared to homeschool families but there is an additional program at 1 PM. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food, Culture, and Reading (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Library system
322 West State Highway 248, Galena MO map...

Description:

Food, Culture and Reading is a global education curriculum that uses hands on activities to learn about food, healthy living, and different cultures.Through experiential activities, youth will be able to recognize a variety of healthful foods, explore the similarities of food from various cultures, and develop an understanding and appreciation of cultures that are different than their own.

Registration:

Registration:Contact the library to participate. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food, Culture, and Reading (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Library system
201 Main Street, Crane MO map...

Description:

Food, Culture and Reading is a global education curriculum that uses hands on activities to learn about food, healthy living, and different cultures.Through experiential activities, youth will be able to recognize a variety of healthful foods, explore the similarities of food from various cultures, and develop an understanding and appreciation of cultures that are different than their own.

Registration:

Contact the library to participate. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 FBC (Session 8 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




DeKalb County Council Meeting (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Description:

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

Session topic:

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

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tom Fowler, FowlerT@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Buchanan County
phone: 816-279-1691




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 1 Mercy Village (Session 13 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 11 a.m. to noon

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

5/9/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




A Matter of Balance - St. Peters (Session 6 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension - St. Charles County
260 Brown Road, Saint Peters MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is an award-winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. There will also be information on how to set realistic goals for increasing activity, as well as how to change their environment to reduce fall risk factors. The 8 week course helps participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable. If you share these concerns and are interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength, this class is for you. This program is a partnership with Oasis Institute and BJC Progress West.

Registration:

To register, please call (314) 862-4859 Ext 24.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 12 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center in St. Louis County
132 E Monroe Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 is for individuals who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The Level 2 class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

Contact the MU Extension Center in St. Louis County at 314-400-2115

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314-400-7298




Living a Healthy Life with Diabetes (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Mercy-Smith-Glynn-Callaway, Diabetes Room
Springfield MO

Description:

This program helps adults with diabetes better self-manage their condition with techniques such as how to deal with symptoms; appropriate exercise and use of medication; healthy eating; and working effectively with health care providers.

Registration:

To register, call 417-888-6787.

Registration
deadline:

6/4/2018

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Living a Healthy Life with Diabetes (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Republic Rec Center
711 E Miller Rd,, Republic MO map...

Description:

This program helps adults with diabetes better self-manage their condition with techniques such as how to deal with symptoms; appropriate exercise and use of medication; healthy eating; and working effectively with health care providers.

Registration:

To register, call 417-888-6787.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2 (Session 6 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

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, contact the Cooper County Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 6 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week, evidence based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active. The exercises are easy to learn, safe, and effective. You will gradually increase your strength, endurance, and improve your balance.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Cooper County MU Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 Freeman Advantage (Session 7 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu Or Jamie Gillmore with Freeman Advantage

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management - Mexico (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 12:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Mexico Senior Center
606 E Park Street, Mexico MO map...

Description:

Chronic Disease Self-management is a six week course. The teaching process makes this program effective. Classes are highly participatory. Mutual support and success builds participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives. Participants make weekly action plans, share experiences, and help each other solve problems they encounter in creating and carrying out their self-management program. Physicians and other health professionals both at Stanford and in the community have reviewed all materials in the workshop. Subjects covered are: •Techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation. • Appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance • Appropriate use of medications • Communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals • Nutrition • Decision making • How to evaluate new treatments The class meets once a week for two hours for a total of six weeks.

Registration:

Contact Beth Busseau at (573) 443-5823 to register.

Registration
deadline:

6/15/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jim Meyer, MeyerJE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Ralls County
phone: 573-985-3911




Soybean Scouting Clinic - Scott County

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
TEVA, Corp building I-55, Exit 80 (Benton) East on MO Hwy 77
6100 MO-77, Benton MO map...

Description:

MU Extension plant pathologist, Kaitlyn Bissonnette, will provide in the field, hands-on education on scouting soybean for diseases. This event will also provide information on weed and insect management. Continuing education units (CEU) will be applied for this event.

Registration:

Contact MU Extension in Scott County (573) 545-3516 or Cape Girardeau County (573) 243-3581.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

George Ohmes, OhmesG@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 7 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Located in the old William Kennedy School across from the Poplar Bluff public pool on the 3rd floor.
614 Lindsay Avenue Ste 3, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

SSSH is modeled after the evidenced-based StrongWomen program developed by researchers at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science at Tufts University. While the original Tufts program includes only women, University of Missouri Extension has adapted the curriculum to include men. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Over the 10 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of 8 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. 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.

Registration:

To register, please contact John Fuller or Pam Gray at the Butler County Extension office, 573-686-8064.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

John Fuller, fullerjc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Soybean Scouting Clinic - Cape Girardeau County

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center Lower Level
684 W. Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

This event is a repeat of the morning scouting event. MU Extension plant pathologist, Kaitlyn Bissonnette, will demonstrate and provide information on soybean diseases. Information on weed and insect management will also be provided. Continuing education units (CEU) will be applied for this event.

Registration:

Contact MU Extension in Scott County (573) 545-3516 or Cape Girardeau County (573) 243-3581.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

George Ohmes, OhmesG@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Saline County 4-H/FFA Fair

When:  Saturday, July 7, 2018, 8 a.m. to Sunday, July 15, 2018, 10 p.m.

Description:

At the Saline County Fairgrounds in Marshall, Mo.  more...

Registration:

http://extension.missouri.edu/saline/salinecofair.aspx more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Jackson, jacksonjamese@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-584-3658




Drought Management Meeting for Beef Producers

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Bluebird Crossing Event Hall
806 Mulberry St, Quitman MO map...

Description:

This meeting for beef cattle producers will provide strategies for dealing with drought issues.

Registration:

For more information or to register, contact Amie Schleicher at the University of Missouri Extension office in Atchison County at 660-744-6231 or schleichera@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$0.00
No cost to attend.

Facilitator:

Amie Schleicher, schleichera@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Atchison County
phone: 660-744-6231




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Advanced Bolivar 12:30 - 1:30 pm (Session 11 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-745-6767




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Bolivar 1:35 - 2:35 pm (Session 11 of 16)

When:  Monday, July 9, 2018, 1:35 p.m. to 2:35 p.m.

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-745-6767