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Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013

Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Council meeting (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Session topic:

Executive Council meeting of the Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
Jasper County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 358-2158




Putnam County Fair (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Where:  
Putnam County Fairgrounds
Highway 5 North, Unionville MO map...

Description:

Putnam County Fair is held annually. It gives the youth an opportunity to exhibit their 4-H projects and to celebrate their achievements.

Session topic:

Putnam County Fair is held annually. It gives the youth an opportunity to exhibit their 4-H projects and to celebrate their achievements.

Cost:

$0.00




CPD Function--monthly staff meetings (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
Clay County Courthouse Annex
Conference Room
1901 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Monthly staff meetings are held at the Clay County Extension Center. It provides staff members an opportunity to provide updates, share information, make announcements, raise concerns that need to be addressed and ask/answer questions.

Session topic:

Monthly staff meetings are held at the Clay County Extension Center.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Diana Milne, MilneD@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Walk With Ease-Twin Oaks Harbour (Session 5 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Twin Oaks Harbour Rec Room
Lowry City MO

Session topic:

The Walking Progression Chart
More Tips for Walking Safely
Good Body Machincs
Walk at your own pace

Registration:

Call St. Clair county Extension Office at 417-646-2419

Registration
deadline:

8/23/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
No fee

Facilitator:

Saralee Jamieson, JamiesonS@missouri.edu
St. Clair County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 646-2419




Focus on Kids - Johnson County (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Extension Center
135 West Market Street, Warrensburg MO map...

Description:

State-mandated co-parenting class for divorcing and never married parents.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is a co-parenting class for parents who are divorcing or never married and have a court case.

Registration:

Pre-register one week in advance by calling the Johnson County Extension Center at 660-747-3193.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Wallace, WallaceL@missouri.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 885-5556




Master Gardener Club Meeting (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church
Rolla MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Laura Faherty, FahertyL@missouri.edu
Phelps County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/458-6260




Hickory County Master Gardener Training (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Hickory County MU Extension Office
203 Cedar Street, Hermitage MO map...

Description:

The Master Gardener volunteer program began in the early 1970’s in response to the rapidly increasing interest in home gardening. The idea was to train knowledgeable garden volunteers to help University Extension staff deliver home gardening information to the public.

Today, the Master Gardener volunteer program is recognized nationally as a means for individuals to learn and to share horticultural knowledge with others.

The goal of the program is to involve the community in enhancing the local environment and economy through improved horticulture practices and education. Master Gardeners serve as representatives of the University of Missouri Extension. They may engage in a variety of interesting education activities that benefit the community.Master Gardeners develop their gardening and community potential while their efforts help others in the community.


Session topic:

Annuals and Perennials

Registration
deadline:

8/6/2013

Cost:

$135.00
$225 for couples

Facilitator:

Laura Faherty, FahertyL@missouri.edu
Phelps County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/458-6260




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Waynesville/St. Robert Senior Center
1401 Ousley Rd, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eleven week program for middle-aged and older adults. The program's goal is to improve health and quality of life. We will be incorporating: warm-up exercises, simple strengthening exercises (with or without weights), and cool down stretches. Strength training can benefit you in many ways: Arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, maintain healthy blood sugar levels, etc.

Registration:

To register for this class please contact the Pulaski County MU Extension Office by:
Calling: 573-774-6177
Emailing: traubs@missouri.edu (Sarah Traub, the instructor)
Or stop by the office located in the Pulaski County Courthouse at 301 Historic 66 E, Suite 127, Waynesville, MO 65583

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Cooper County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/882-5661




Eating from the Garden (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Highway 25 South, Jackson MO map...

Description:

Open house to recruit volunteers for Eating from the Garden

Session topic:

Assisting with the volunteers with Eating from the Garden

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Gosche, GoscheM@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 243-3581




Advance Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
This class is being held at the Waynesville/St. Robert Senior Center
1401 Ousley Road, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

The goal of this program is to build on the fitness base acquired from the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy program by adding new, more complex upper and lower body strength-training exercises, core exercises, balance movements, and stretches.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Pulaski County Extension office at 573-774-6177.

Registration
deadline:

7/22/2013

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Cooper County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/882-5661




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Chillicothe (Session 5 of 20)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Grand River Technical School
1200 Fair St, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

The Stay Strong, Stay Healthy program is built on simple, strength building exercises that will improve balance, health, and state of mind. No, it’s not strenuous weight-lifting; you’ll start at a level that’s right for you.  more...

Registration:

Please contact Jessica Trussell at 660-646-0811 to register.

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 8 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area
2360 Highway D, Saint Charles MO map...

Description:

A training program to help you discover the natural Missouri by developing your skills as a naturalist, resource scientist, botanist educator or recreations specialist. You'll gain a wealth of natural science information in classes given by some of Missouri's finest biologists and build new friendships with others who share a love of Missouri's outdoors. more...

Session topic:

Aquatic Ecosystems - Basics of stream function, how the parts of a watershed interact with each other, how these interactions affect the physical and biological integrity of the stream ecosystem and the nature of wetlands and their importance.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 more...

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Master Gardener Core Course (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Gasconade County Extension Center
(Farm Bureau building).

1106 West Hwy 28, Owensville MO map...

Description:

The University of Missouri Extension has trained volunteers for the Missouri Master Gardener program since 1983. After completing the Core Course, Master Gardeners advise and train communities on gardening and environmental horticulture, and participate in various educational service projects. The volunteer based, not-for-profit Master Gardener program is instrumental in building strong communities in our region.

Participants will become certified as Master Gardeners after taking the 30-plus hour training course and fulfilling the first year’s 30 hour garden education related volunteer requirement. Every subsequent year, certification is maintained through the completion of at least 20 hours of volunteer time on projects and taking an additional 6 hours of continued horticultural education.

Session topic:

Policies and Procedures and Plants and their Environment:
We will be piloting this portion of the new Master Gardener one-line training by Dr. David Trinklein – Associate Professor of Horticulture – University of Missouri.

Cost:

$150.00

Facilitator:

Virginia Buschmeyer, buschmeyerv@missouri.edu
Gasconade County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/437-2165




Focus on Kids - Phelps

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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

Description:

The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

Session topic:

The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Phelps County Extension Office at (573)458-6260.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Managing for Today and Tomorrow in Park Hills (Annie's III) (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Mineral Area College North College Center, Room C
5270 Flat River Road, Park Hills MO map...

Description:

It’s hard to talk about passing on the farm. Managing for Today and Tomorrow is for farm and ranch women of all ages who want to plan now for a successful transition later. Through this five-session program, farm women will learn about the four components that create a successful transition—Succession, Business, Estate, and Retirement Planning.

Session topic:

Retirement Part 1, What does your someday look like?
Succession Planning Part 3, Analyze Your Situation
Estate Planning Part 3, Transferring Assets, Use of Trusts, DPA, Long-term Care Health Insurance

Registration:

Please pre-register by calling the Washington County Extension Office at (573) 438-2671 or emailing HambletonL@missouri.edu before August 9th. Registration is $75 and includes 15 hours of education, course notebook and curriculum handouts and light dinner each evening.

Registration
deadline:

8/9/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Lynn Heins, hambletonl@missouri.edu
Washington County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/438-2671




Canceled: Master Gardener Training (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Audrain 4-H Center - located South of Mexico on D. Call the Audrain MU Extension office at (573) 581-3231 for directions.
21509 HWY D, Mexico MO map...



Cass County Master Gardener Training (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension - Cass County Center
201 W. Wall Street, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

An opportunity to become a certified Master Gardener in Cass County

Session topic:

Introduction to Plants/Master Gardener Orientation

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$180.00

Facilitator:

Max Glover, GloverM@missouri.edu
Shelby County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/633-2640




Barton County 4-H club visits (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Lamar Saddle Club
Lamar MO

Description:

Barton County 4-H Club visit provide enrollment information and updated materials to begin the new 4-H year. Club visits are completed 1- 2 times per 4-H year.

Session topic:

Rough Riders 4-H club Visit

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 682-3579




Missouri Master Naturalist Volunteer Training (Session 6 of 14)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
4750 Troost Ave., Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Forest Management

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00




Salt River Master Gardeners monthly meeting (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Palmyra Sesquicentennial Building
Flower City Park
Palmyra MO

Description:

The Salt River Master Gardeners are a group of Missouri Master Gardeners from Marion, Ralls, Monroe, Pike, and Lewis counties. The group meets the first Tuesday of the month, and has an educational presentation at each meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Alix Carpenter, CarpenterAC@missouri.edu
Marion County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 769-2177




Fabius 4-H Club (Session 35 of 35)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The Fabius 4-H Club generally meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at the Fabius Community House.

Registration:

Contact the Marion County University Extension Center at 573/769-2177 for additional information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Coffee Creek 4-H Club (Session 22 of 22)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Philadelphia Community Center, Philadelphia, MO
Philadelphia MO

Description:

The Coffee Creek 4-H Club usually meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at the Philadelphia Community Center. Time: 6:30pm to 8pm

Registration:

Contact the Marion County University Extension Center at 573-769-2177 for additional information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Atchison County Extension Council (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Atchison County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 744-6231