MU Extension events calendar
Friday, Aug. 10, 2012
Starting and Managing a Business
When: Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
University of Central Missouri
Dockery Building, Room 107, Warrensburg MO map...
This eight-hour offering will acquaint you with the basics of starting and managing a small business in Missouri. It is designed for those who are thinking about starting a business, have made a decision to start a business or have been in business for less than two years.
Register online or contact the SBTDC at 660-543-4402 or email firstname.lastname@example.org more...
$34.50 for each additional person
Kelly Dyer, email@example.com
University of Central Missouri SBTDC
Show Me 4-H Wares - Youth Selling Items at the State Fair
When: Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, 9 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, 5 p.m.
Mizzou Central Bldg - Missouri State Fairgrounds
2503 W 16th St, Sedalia MO map...
The 6th Annual Show Me 4-H Wares booth is accepting applications for young entrepreneurs to market and sell 4-H projects, or other original goods or services at the Missouri State Fair on August 9, 10, 11 or 12, 2012. The 4-H youth marketplace is located in the Mizzou Central Building.
Individual 4-H youth, or groups of up to three youth representing a 4-H club, can apply to market or sell original products or services (except food products to be consumed at the fair).
Youth enrolled in the 4-H entrepreneurship project, or participating in Show Me 4-H Wares county fair booths, are encouraged to apply, but any 4-H member is eligible.
Show Me 4-H Wares at the Missouri State Fair
The application should include:
1. A thorough description of the product or service
2. A recommendation from an unrelated adult
3. A sample item or quality photo of the item
4. Approval of county 4-H staff
Up to 16 youth exhibitors will be selected to represent Missouri 4-H, and to display/sell in a 4-hour or 8-hour timeslot on August 9, 10, 11, or 12. Exhibitors will start being selected after July 1. Youth may apply until August 1, or until all booth spaces fill up. more...