MU Extension events calendar
Friday, Sept. 5, 2014
Putnam County Fair (Session 4 of 5)
When: Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Highway 5 North
The Putnam County Fair is held annually starting the first Tuesday after Labor Day. This a chance for the 4-H exhibitors to showcase their 4-H projects that they have worked on all year long.
Putnam County Fair
shows include: master showman, open bottle baby show
Team Nutrition for Child Care (Session 6 of 7)
When: Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Where Families Grow Day Care Center located behind Dillon's grocery store on Battlefield and Kansas Expressway
The director and Staff of "Where Families Grow" day care center will participate in a program supported by University Extension and funded by the State Health Department called MOve Smart. The program is to help day care center staff incorporate more physical activity into children's lives and to work to reduce the childhood obesity problem.
Observation and classroom coaching
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy,- Advanced, Bates County (Session 3 of 20)
When: Friday, Sept. 5, 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.
Webb City Farmers Market "Ask the Expert" display (Session 5 of 5)
When: Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Webb City Farmers market
Webb City, MO
First Friday informational booth at the Webb City Farmers Market. Join MU Extension and LU Extension horticulture specialists for information on gardening in the Ozarks. Consultation for commercial vegetable and fruit producers is also available.
Informational booth at the Webb City Farmers Market
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Bates (Session 2 of 20)
When: Friday, Sept. 5, 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
Starting a Small Business: The First Steps
When: Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Plaster Hall, Room 102, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...
Three-hour course that introduces participants to the business planning process and provides tools to assess their personal, managerial, technical and financial skills to successfully run a business. more...
Participants will have an opportunity to assess their business idea, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, learn about marketing strategies, and identify sources of financing.
Ken Surbrugg, email@example.com
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC