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Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017

FastTrac® NewVenture™ (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost, room 114, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the UMKC SBTDC and University of Missouri Extension, you will look at all aspects of your proposed company, exploring the feasibility of your business concept and learning how to develop a viable business plan. Participants will learn about start-up issues and learn to address the competition, legal matters, marketing and financial management aspects. FastTrac® participants don't just learn about business, they work on their own business endeavors throughout the course. This program is fast-paced and energizing, using guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities.  more...

Session topic:

In FastTrac® New Venture, participants will learn about start-up issues such as the competition, legal matters, marketing & financial management aspects. This program is fast-paced & energizing, with guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities.

Credit:

Continuing professional education units available.

Class size:

25

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$649.00
Scholarships available

Facilitator:

Carmen DeHart, dehartc@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6428




Focus on Kids - Ray County

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Ray County Extension Office (Eagleton Civic Center)
1015 W Royle Street, Richmond 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 is required. If your case is being heard in Ray County, to register contact: Circuit Clerk 816-776-2335 P.O. Box 594 Richmond, MO 64085 If your case is being heard out of county, to register contact: Ray County Extension Office (816) 776-6961.

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2017

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids-Boonville

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

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

Description:

An educational co-parenting class for parents that are divorcing or separating.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the MU Extension Office in Cooper County 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 at McCarty Senior Center, second session (Session 15 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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:

Call Hickory County Extension office at 417-745-6767 to pre-register. Registration required.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Canceled: Jackson County-Stay Strong Stay Healthy (Level 1) (Session 13 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
613 S Main Street, Independence MO map...



Business 101 Lunch & Learn Series (Business Resource Panel)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia College Auditorium
550 Blues Lake Parkway, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Learn and ask questions about some of the many free and low-cost business resources available.  more...

Registration:

Click on registration URL to register for class more...

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Karen Leatherman, leathermank@mst.edu
Missouri University of Science and Technology SBTDC
phone: 573-341-4551




Canceled: Green Beans 2 Ways - Home Food Preservation

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
River Market Office
105 E 5th St, Kansas City MO map...



Diabetes Self-Management (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Description:

Diabetes is an elaborate condition that requires careful attention to keep it in check. Diabetes Self-Management is a program designed to help individuals with diabetes find strategies to monitor their condition through lifestyle modifications. Class topics include, nutrition, physical activity, action planning, medications, monitoring your blood sugar, and more. This class is also beneficial for individuals who care for a loved one with diabetes.

Registration:

Contact Heather Scott with the Missouri Arthritis Center at Mercy Hospital in Springfield Heather.Scott2@mercy.net

Registration
deadline:

8/21/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Team Nutrition for Child Care - 4 workshop Series- LINC (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
The Local Investment Commission (LINC) is a non-profit organization that works with state and local government, businesses, community and civic leaders to improve the lives of children and families in the Kansas City region.
3100 Broadway St., Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Wellness Workshop approved by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Child Care Care Services. Core competency area: Health, Safety, and Nutrition. CDA area: Safe, Healthy Learning Environment.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816-482-5850




Employment Law Update

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Hampton Inn & Suites Kansas City - Country Club Plaza
4600 Summit , Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Agenda Updates to Missouri Employment Law The following Legislative changes will be discussed as well as employment best practices and how to best take advantage of these new laws: Discrimination / Missouri Human Rights Act, Workers’ Compensation Damages and Standard of Proof, Minimum Ban on Project Labor, and Right to Work. Federal Labor and Employment Law and Procedures: New Agenda – New Directions Since the inauguration of President Donald Trump on January 20, 2017, significant changes have been made with respect to policies, law and procedures at the U. S. Department of Labor. Also, President Trump has announced major policy making appointments at the U. S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the National Labor Relations Board which should result in significant policy changes at the EEOC and the NLRB. This portion of the program will highlight the New Agenda – New Directions being implemented in this area by the Trump Administration. more...

Registration:

Register Online: more...

Registration
deadline:

8/25/2017

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00
Member price: $99

Facilitator:

Kelly Dyer, kdyer@mochamber.com
Business Development Program SBTDC, MU Extension
phone: 573-634-3511




UMKC Medical Nutrition - Micronutrients (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816-482-5850




Cole County Fair Board Meeting

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
6124 Falcon Ln, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Cole County Fair Board Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Christal Huber, hubercd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cole County
phone: 573-634-2824




Alzheimer's Education Series (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Central Bank of Eldon Community Room
611 E North Street, Eldon MO map...

Description:

Most people know someone who is affected by Alzheimer’s disease. However, very few people know what to do to help that family, that caregiver, or that individual. To help find answers, Alzheimer's sessions will be offered in Eldon August 28, 29 and 20, 2017

Session topic:

Know the Ten Signs Separate myth from reality and address commonly-held fears about Alzheimer's disease. Find out how to recognize the signs, learn the benefits of early detection, and discover resources to help.

Registration:

Contact Miller County Extension at 573 369 2394 or Patricia Barrett at barrettpr@missouri.edu. No fees

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 1 - Owensville (Session 3 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
Owensville Senior Center
214 North 1st Street, Owensville 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. Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each class, a prescribed set of eight 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:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Gasconade County Extension Office at 573-437-2165.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Hawau Bojuwon, bojuwonh@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Gasconade County
phone: 573-437-2165