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Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

Missouri State Fair

When:  Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 8 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, 5 p.m.

Where:  
Sedalia, MO
Missouri State Fairgrounds

Description:

Youth who have qualified exhibit their projects at the state level.

Session topic:

Youth exhibit their projects at the State level

Registration:

County Extension Office

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brittany Nieder, NiederB@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/380-8460




MU Extension Agriculture Connection (Session 6 of 52)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

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

Description:

This is a once a week radio program that we do on 107.7 The Lake Radio Station in Stockton Mo. on an relevant agricultural topic.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Harrisonville) (Session 11 of 20)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
201 West Wall, Harrisonville MO map...

Cost:

$40.00
2nd person from household is $20

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Cooking Matters at the Store-Salem

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Country Mart
1204 Missouri 32, Salem MO map...

Session topic:

A guided grocery store tour to help families buy healthy, affordable foods. Practice skills like buying fruits and vegetables on a budget, comparing unit prices to find bargains, reading food labels, identifying whole grains and sticking to your budget.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Emily Crowe, CroweEM@missouri.edu
Gasconade County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/437-2165




I am Moving I am Learning (Session 3 of 9)

When:  Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, 10 a.m. to Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, 3 p.m.

Where:  
"I Can Too" and "Noah's Ark" Early Childhood Learning Centers
Salem MO

Description:

I am Moving I am Learning is in connection with First Lady Michelle Obama's healthy lifestyle initiative. The program is funded through Missouri Foundation for Health coordinated with Division of Health and Senior Services. MU Extension provides education and training for early childhood learning centers giving them coaching and guidance with required documentation and methods of a healthier learning environment.  more...

Session topic:

On-site observation to gain knowledge about the provider's nutrition and physical activity practices and to build relationships with provider's staff. Continue to assist with completing Action and Spending plans.

Registration:

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Cost:

$0.00
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Facilitator:

Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
Carter County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/323-4418




Fall Prevention - LSCC (Session 3 of 7)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 10:15 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Lee's Summit Christian Church
Lees Summit MO

Description:

The Fall Prevention program helps participants learn to reduce fear of falling and exercise to increase strength, flexibility, and balance.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Kingsville) (Session 11 of 20)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
7th Day Adventist Church basement
Highway W, Kingsville MO map...

Cost:

$50.00
2nd person from same household is $25

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Canceled: Developing Technical & Past Performance Volumes Webinar

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, noon to 3 p.m.

Where:  
UMKC SBTDC and MOPTAC
4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City MO map...



Tai Chi for Health - UMKC (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 12:10 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
UMKC - Volker Campus
Kansas City MO

Description:

Tai Chi for Health is easy to learn for relaxation, strengthening mind and body, and improving health and fitness. The gentle movements of Tai Chi have been shown to improve coordination, balance, flexibility, muscle strength, and posture. Tai Chi helps create a sense of well-being while facilitating mind/body awareness and reducing stress.

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension 816-252-5051

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Annex
Galena MO

Description:

The Advanced Stay Strong Stay Healthy program was developed in 2009 by a team of MU Extension Specialists to meet the increasing need for a follow-up program to the 10 week Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program.
The goal of the Advanced SSSH program is to increase on the fitness base acquired from SSSH by adding new and more challenging exercises. Advanced SSSH is designed to challenge older adults in new and different ways, to help avoid staleness and plateaus, and to improve activities of daily living. This program features exercises using resistance from body weight, hand weights, and ankle weights. It also features balance exercises, core exercises, low back exercises, and flexibility exercises

Session topic:

Session 8 of 10

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters at the Store-Salem

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Country Mart
1204 Missouri 32, Salem MO map...

Description:

A Guided Grocery Store Tour to Help Families Buy Healthy, Affordable Foods

Want to save money at the store?
Want to buy healthy foods to feed your family?
Need some tasty and healthy recipes for your family?

If you said yes, come join us for a free
Cooking Matters at the Store guided grocery store tour!

Practice skills like:
• buying fruits and vegetables on a budget
• comparing unit prices to find bargains
• reading and comparing food labels
• identifying whole grains
• and sticking to your budget!

After the tour you will receive a:
• FREE $10 gift card to the grocery store to buy healthy foods
• FREE workbook full of tasty recipes and simple tips on buying healthy, low-cost foods
• FREE reusable grocery bag

Class size:

8

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Emily Crowe, CroweEM@missouri.edu
Gasconade County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/437-2165




Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes, Vernon County (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
On My Own
428 E. Highland Avenue, Nevada MO map...

Description:

If you have type 2 diabetes or have a family member with diabetes, this class will help you gain knowledge and skills for managing it. Learn how to avoid short-term and long-term complications. You will sample two diabetes-friendly recipes each week. Participants will receive a recipe booklet and handouts for further reading.

Session topic:

This class is an introduction to self management of diabetes. Participants will discuss some myths and facts about diabetes, talk about exactly what diabetes is, and examine the causes of high and low blood sugar.

Registration:

Contact Vernon County University of Missouri Extension at 417-448-2560.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
If two members in the same family participate, the fee is $40 for two.

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/679-4167




Nodaway County Extension Council (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Coon Creek 4-H Club (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Coon Creek Baptist Church
Collins MO

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Phelps County Council Meetings (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Office
200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Phelps County Council Meetings

Session topic:

Phelps County Council meeting is open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
Phelps County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/458-6260




Altogether 4-H Club Meeting (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Church of Jesus Christ, Kingsville Restoration Branch

Description:

Monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Danee Douglas , douglascd@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 747-3193




Heartland 4-H Club (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Knob Noster Elementary School

Description:

monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Danee Douglas , douglascd@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 747-3193




4-H County Council Meetings (Session 12 of 14)

When:  Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Caldwell County Library Meeting Room
275 South Washington, Kingston MO map...

Description:

County 4-H Councils

Session topic:

Caldwell County 4-H Council Meeting, Representatives from clubs and leaders making decisions guiding the county 4-H programs

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Debra Davis, davisdd@missouri.edu
Clinton County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/539-3765