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Friday, Sept. 20, 2013

Canceled: Starting and Managing a Business

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Central Missouri
Dockery Building, Room 107, Warrensburg MO map...



FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
4747 Troost Ave. , Kansas City MO map...

Description:

FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ is targeted to existing businesses who want to develop a plan for growing their companies. Hindsight is 20/20, so use that to create a framework and a plan to improve your business performance. In this course, you are an active participant working on your own business strategy. Facilitators are knowledgeable entrepreneur practitioners who are attuned to the issues that influence the decisions you make about your company, making the program meaningful by applying this knowledge to your business. On-going coaching enables you to access one-on-one input to continue to move your business forward even after the program has ended.

Registration:

View our Registration and Cancellation Policies here: http://info.umkc.edu/sbtdc/registration-policy/.

Class size:

20

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$995.00
Register before August 15 to receive the early-bird price of $845.00. After August 15, price is $995.00.

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Cole (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...



FastTrac New Venture

When:  Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, 9 a.m. to Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 2 p.m.

Where:  
Ozarks Small Business Incubator (OzSBI) Training Room
408 Washington Avenue, West Plains MO map...

Description:

In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the West Plains SBTDC, 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.

Session topic:

Participants will look at all aspects of their proposed company to include exploring the feasibility of their business concept, developing a viable business plan, identifying start-up issues, legal matters, marketing, competition and financial management.

Registration:

For more information and registration for this class, please contact the West Plains Branch of the Missouri Career Center at 417-256-3158.

Registration
deadline:

9/13/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Farm Safety Workshop (Springfield, MO)

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri State University's Darr Agricultural Center
Springfield MO

Description:

This workshop will address farm safety topics to an audience of 350 MSU students and advisors.

Session topic:

This workshop will cover gun safety, animal handling, small engines, tractors, 4-wheelers, and electricity, plus a session on the realities of accidents in SW Missouri.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wesley Tucker, tuckerw@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




A Matter of Balance in Macon (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
First Christian Church

806 E Briggs Drive, Macon MO map...

Description:

Do you have concerns about falling? "A Matter of Balance" can help reduce the fear of falling and increase your activity level. The program will promote basic and safe exercises to increase strength and blance and consider modifications to indoor and outdoor environments to reduce the risk of falls. The program is interactive and a lot of fun! Come and enjoy learning with others!

Session topic:

Session 4 will focus on gaining confidence and assertiveness as related to fall prevention.
Exercises time will take place.

Registration:

Macon County Extension Center
Call 660-385-2173 or email Jane Hunter at hunterej@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

9/4/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Wesley Tucker, tuckerw@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 3 of 13)

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Laclede County MU Extension Office
186-D N. Adams Ave, Lebanon MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Laclede Co Extension Office at 417-532-7126 to register.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Cole (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a strength training program developed by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase middle age and older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. At each session, a prescribed set of 8 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:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

9/6/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes

When:  Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
The program will be held at St. Francis Mercy Hospital in Mountain View, MO.
Mountain View MO

Session topic:

The program includes four, two-hour sessions and encourages participants to engage in active learning through discussions, activities and the U.S. Diabetes Conversation Maps interactive educational tools.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Fish Fry Fundraiser for Webster County Extension Center

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Holy Trinity Catholic Church parish hall
515 E Washington St, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

The event is sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council #10844 to benefit the University of Missouri Extension Center in Webster County, to allow them to continue providing unbiased, science-based educational advice and programming to county residents.

The meal will include fried or baked catfish, hush puppies, green beans, cole slaw, homemade desserts, and beverages. more...

Session topic:

Proceeds go to support operational costs of the Webster County Extension Center.

Cost:

$7.00
Cost is $7 per adult, $5 for ages 5-12, and free for those under age 5. Donations are tax-deductible.

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
Webster County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 859-2044




Small Business Financial Series (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 11 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Delta Area Economic Opportunity Corporation
99 Skyview Rd, Portageville MO map...

Description:

A series of classes designed to help the small business owner avoid tax issues and how to better manage the business by learning how to review the financials of the business. Class #1 - Smalll Business Tax Class and Classes 2-4 - the Small Business Financial Literacy Series; Lunch is provided

Session topic:

The Financial Literacy Series is designed for the small business owner who wants or needs to learn how to better the business by getting a handle on the financial reports, and how to improve the bottom line.

Registration:

Call 573-243-3581

Registration
deadline:

9/4/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00
Call 573-243-3581 for group discounts; You can attend all four classes or just the tax class or just the financial literacy series; pricing available for either situation

Facilitator:

Richard D. Proffer, profferrd@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/243-3581