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    Tuesday, July 9, 2019

    Grazing School

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 to Thursday, July 11, 2019

    Description:

    Provides producers with a wealth of information on grazing systems, mostly related to beef production.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Eric Meusch, meusche@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Texas County
    phone: 417-967-4545




    2019 Master Gardener Chapter Meetings (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    Viking Room
    1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro MO map...

    Description:

    This is the bimonthly meeting of the Jefferson County Master Gardeners.

    Registration:

    Call 636-797-5391

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Debi Kelly, KellyD@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Jefferson County
    phone: 636-797-5391




    Community Economic Development (Session 3 of 8)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 7:45 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

    Description:

    Fostering community economic development through a holistic approach involves planning, economic analysis, leadership development, economic analysis, and fostering a climate for innovation.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Stephen Mukembo, mukembos@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Johnson County
    phone: 660-747-3193




    Johnson County Livestock Show Events (Session 10 of 13)

    When:  Sunday, July 7, 2019, 8 a.m. to Saturday, July 13, 2019, 9:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Johnson County Fairgrounds

    Session topic:

    Johnson County Fair Livestock Shows

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    EXCEL-Greene County Huddle (Session 8 of 9)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 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




    Platte County Youth Explorer Series (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Weston Red Barn Farm
    16300 Wilkerson Rd, Weston 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:

    Animal Science Youth will engage with animals and learn about nutrition, feeding, and health of large and small animals.

    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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 11 of 16)

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

    Where:  
    St. Charles Community College, College Center Building Rm #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




    Focus on Kids - Livingston County (43rd Circuit)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    511 Elm St, Chillicothe MO map...

    Description:

    Focus on Kids is a workshop to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children through the divorce process and to help parents who are living apart develop ways to work together effectively as co-parents. Focus on Kids satisfies Missouri's educational requirement for parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts. 


    Registration:

    Pre-registration required prior to the class.



    To register contact:

    Teresa Smith or Jessica Trussell

    Livingston County Extension Office

    660-646-0811


    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Focus on Kids - Phelps (Session 7 of 12)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 10 a.m. to 12:30 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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1: Nevada @ Spring Village (Session 11 of 17)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 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




    Blackberry Production Workshop - Mount Vernon

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Where:  
    MU Southwest Research and Education Center
    14548 Highway H, Mount Vernon MO map...

    Description:

    Blackberries offer huge potential for Missouri farmers. Though a challenging crop to produce, blackberries are in high demand for many markets. The Blackberry Production Workshop will offer educational sessions and a tours of an innovative blackberry farm. Join local and nationally known blackberry specialists and farmers to gain expertise on a wide range of blackberry topics, including the blackberry shift trellis, blackberry cultivars, establishing new blackberry plantings, blackberry production practices, blackberry weed management,updates on blackberry insect issues, creative marketing strategies for blackberries, processing blackberries into value-added products, blackberry growers profiles, and on-farm tours of innovative blackberry producers.

     more...

    Session topic:

    Participants will learn blackberry production methods and marketing strategies. There will be a tour of the research RCA blackberry planting.

    Registration:

    Register at the event website more...

    Cost:

    $10.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1: Kern Center in Rich Hill (Session 11 of 17)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 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 for Teens at Hazelwood East High School (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    11300 Dunn Road, Saint Louis MO map...

    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.

    Registration:

    This class is not open to the public. You must be a member of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater St. Louis and their Hazelwood East Summer Camp.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-2115




    Crawford County Extension Council Meeting (Session 7 of 12)

    When:  Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    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:

    Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-2115