MU Extension events calendar
Friday, Sept. 12, 2014
Butler County Fair (Session 3 of 3)
When: Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Black River Coliseum
300 S 5th St, Poplar Bluff MO map...
Butler County Fair: September 10 3-8 pm for Entries, September 11 Entries from 7am-10am, Closed until 5pm for Judging, open 5-8pm, and September 12 9-6pm, and payouts from 6pm-8pm.
I Love Food: Making Missouri More Delicious
When: Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Held at the Hilton Garden Inn, Springfield, MO
This all day event will highlight the local food movement, and demonstrate how the pieces of our efforts and our local food system fit together.
Multiple speakers will address our local food effort using a face-paced Pecha Kucha format. Participants will gain knowledge about what is happening locally in our food system through hard work and collaboration.
Call Stephanie Smith at 417-862-8962 x2131 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Cost is $25 which includes yummy food.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy,- Advanced, Bates County (Session 4 of 20)
When: Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 Nursery Street, Butler MO map...
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.
Class members will warm-up, complete 2 sets of a series of 9-10 exercises and then cool down.
Call the Bates County University of Missouri Extension office at 660-679-4167 for registration information.
SEMO District Fair
When: Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, 10 a.m. to Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, 11 p.m.
410 Kiwanis Drive , Cape Girardeau MO map...
The theme for 2014 is "Sew It, Grow It, Show It" more...
Local 4-H and FFA members will be displaying their projects as well events for the whole family. New this year will be Agri-Land where youth can learn about agriculture while having fun.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Bates (Session 3 of 20)
When: Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, 11 a.m. to noon
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 W. Nursery, Butler MO map...
A series of eight strengthening exercises will be completed in each class with a warm-up and cool down period. Wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to gain strength, flexibility and balance.
Participants will complete a warm-up, 2 sets each of 8 strength training exercises, and a cool down.
call Bates County Extension at 660-679-4167
Fall Prevention -Villa Ventura (Session 1 of 6)
When: Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
12100 Warnall, Kansas City MO map...
The Fall Prevention program helps participants learn to reduce fear of falling and exercise to increase strength, flexibility, and balance.