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Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

Extension Council Online Election - Webster County

When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, midnight to Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, 11:45 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall St, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

Citizens age 18 and over in Webster County, pursuant to the provisions of Sec. 262 577, R.S. MO 1969, will have an opportunity to vote for and elect members to the University of Missouri Extension Council. The elected and appointed members of the Extension Council will guide and direct Extension work within the county.



Voting will occur online at http://extension.missouri.edu/webster/election.aspx or by printed ballot at the Webster County Extension Center. more...

Session topic:

Online voting is available from Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 at 12 a.m. through Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 at midnight. In-person voting is available during normal business hours 8 a.m. to noon and 12:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Webster County
phone: 417-859-2044




Lake Ozark Regional Economic Development Council

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Description:

Annual meeting of LORDEC

Session topic:

Annual meeting at Port Arrowhead

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Phelps County Commissioner Meeting - Budget Hearing Meeting

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Center Rolla, MO
Rolla MO

Description:

Meeting with Phelps County Commissioners and County Clerk

Session topic:

Budgetary meeting with County Commission

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Northwest Missouri Corn Growers Meeting

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Northwest Missouri Corn Growers and Missouri Corn Growers offer a free educational event open to growers in Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska with educational topics of marketing, market outlook, making money with row crops, weather outlook and commodity update.

Registration:

No registration required

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wayne Flanary, flanaryw@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Holt County
phone: 660-446-3724




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
110 N 12th Street, Saint Joseph MO map...

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.


Registration:

Contact Gina Lucas at 816-324-3147 or lucasg@missouri.edu


Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Gina Lucas, lucasg@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Andrew County
phone: 660-582-8101




Money Smart Month Planning (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 10 a.m. to noon

Description:

A curriculum to address the need for financial management education. A train-the-trainer curriculum, targeting helping professionals who are working with people having money problems. Includes seven modules: introduction to money management, developing a spending plan, record keeping, credit, communication about money, insurance and consumer issues. Each module includes background information as well as activities, handouts and worksheets for one-on-one or group settings.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Suzanne Gellman, GellmanS@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Charles County
phone: 636-970-3000




Rolla Towers, Benefit of PA, Pectoral Stretch

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
200 N. Main, Courthouse, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Rolla Towers nutrition site visit. Presented a table top display and in person instruction on the benefits of physical activity.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rachel Buenemann, rachelbuenemann@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Phelps County
phone: 573-458-6260




Joplin Food Action Network monthly meeting (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

The Joplin Food Action Network works to address food insecurity in Joplin and the surrounding communities. They seek out and implement grant project to address this need, as well as other health related needs like access to healthy food or safe physical activity.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Lunch & Learn: Personal Credit Matters

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
405 N Jefferson Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Think your personal credit does not or will not impact your business? You may want to think again. Join the efactory and Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBTDC) for a lunch and learn focused on personal credit and successful business ownership presented by Great Southern Bank.

Commercial lender Jason Hall will walk current and prospective business owners through the different ways that your personal credit can come into play when starting and running a business. He will also share credit and borrowing options for small businesses, especially when owners find themselves needing a cash advance for payroll purposes. more...

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University (MSU)
phone: 417-837-2617




Live Plan: Building a Business Plan

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Whether you are starting a business, trying to obtain financing from lenders or investors, or expanding your company, you should consider writing a business plan. Live Plan is an online business planning software that works on any type of computer with an Internet connection. You can construct a business plan and financial statements, which can be accessed by multiple users. This workshop will introduce you to the Live Plan software and provide tips on writing a successful business plan. Each participant, who are MSSU SBTDC, will receive 90-day access to Live Plan.

Date: January 17 (Thursday), 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Location: Plaster Hall, MSSU. On date of event, look for yellow signs for room information.

Cost: $39

https://missouri.ecenterdirect.com/events/20796
 more...

Registration:

https://missouri.ecenterdirect.com/events/20796 more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$39.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
Missouri SBDC at Missouri Southern State University (MSSU)
phone: 417-625-9575




Canceled: Taking Care of You in Harrisonville (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.




Cooking Matters for Kids - Butler Youth Advocacy Center (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Description:

Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sara Bridgewater, wikoffs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Dade County Forage and Crops Conference

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
United Methodist Life Center 410 Main Street Lockwood MO 65682
410 Main Street

Description:

4:00 p Registration- $5/person

4:30 p Grazing During Drought
Sarah Kenyon, MUE agronomy

5:20 p Calculating Cost Production
Jim Spencer, MUE ag business

6:00 p Dinner - Maggie Mae’s, Miller
MU SW Research Center Update– David Cope

6:45 p Herbicide and Fertilizer Management in Pasture
Tim Schnakenberg, MUE agronomy
 more...

Registration:

call 417-637-2112

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2019

Cost:

$5.00

Facilitator:

Jill Scheidt, scheidtjk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Building Your Business Plan

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
405 N Jefferson Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, planning is critical. This seminar provides an overview of two approaches to business plans and the steps necessary to develop those plans.

Topics Include:

· Business success factors
· Business Model Canvas for an informal plan
· Five minutes, three crucial sections
· Sources for evaluating the industry, market and competition
· Target market identification
· How to develop basic financial projections
· Debt and equity funding options
· Successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors
· Using the plan to manage your business  more...

Registration:

Visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$79.00

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University (MSU)
phone: 417-837-2617




2018-2019 Pettis County 4-H Council Monthly Pregame (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
1012A Thompson Blvd., Sedalia MO map...

Description:

2018-2019 Pettis County 4-H Council Monthly Pregame

Session topic:

Pettis County 4-H Council Monthly Pregame

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Blake Gazaway, gazawayb@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




4-H Club meeting ( Teen Leaders ) (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Description:

MU Extension 4-H youth development faculty and staff collaborate with partners to address youth and family issues in the community. Rather than providing programs or services directly to an individual young person, the focus is upon influencing systems — people, programs, policies and services that impact the lives of young people and their families.

Session topic:

club meeting - service project planning

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Richland School Library
714 E Jefferson Avenue, Richland MO map...

Description:

Targeted at farmers and small businesses, this program provides basic estate planning concepts as well as helps participants seek out professional help.

Session topic:

Introduction & Retirement, Goal Setting, Effective Communication, Calculations, and Planning

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension is reaching out to communities to help farm families, individuals and businesses with succession, estate and retirement planning. The program is called Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future and consists of a three-night workshop being held January 17, 24, 31, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings. If there should be winter weather problems, the class will be extended one week and meet February 7, 2019. Classes will be held at the Richland School, 714 E. Jefferson Avenue, Richland, MO 65556.

Cost:

$110.00
Pre-registration is required by 5:00 Friday, January 11th. The cost is $110 per individual plus $50 for each additional person from the same business with one set of materials. Participants may also register for a single session at a cost of $45 for the first person and $20 for the second person from the same business with one set of materials. The cost includes materials that cover case study examples, forms for planning, developing financial statements and record keeping. A light dinner is provided each night.

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Winter Feeding Program (Survining the Drought) (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
203 Cedar Street, Hermitage MO map...



Focus on Kids

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Franklin County MU Extension Foundation Meeting Room
102 Union Plaza Drive, Union MO map...

Description:

Helps divorced and separated parents learn how to support their children through the divorce process and how to work together in co-parenting their children.  Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify the original divorce decree, or who have never been married but have filed a child custody case, to attend an educational parenting program.


Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the 20th Circuit Court mandated for parents involved in custody cases where minor age children are involved.

Registration:

To register contact Franklin County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-583-5141, 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084.



Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least 24 hours before class.



$45 per person payable by cash, check or money order made payable to: Franklin County Extension Council.


Registration
deadline:

1/16/2019

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




2019 Crafts & Critters 4-H Club Meeting (volunteer led - St. Clair County) (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Osceola Optimist Building
760 2nd Street, Osceola MO map...

Description:

4-H members regularly attend a meeting that includes business items, educational programs and social activities. Youth make friends and memories in clubs or other groups while honing their knowledge, skills, attitudes and health to lead in a complex and changing world.

Open to youth age 8-18 on or before December 31, 2018

Session topic:

January 17, 2019 Crafts & Critters 4-H Club meeting

Registration:

Contact the St. Clair Extension office for more information at 417-646-2419

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Polk County
phone: 417-326-4916




Union Chapel Lions 4-H Club Meeting (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Johnson County
phone: 660-747-3193




Lafayette County 4-H Council (Session 7 of 7)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Jackson, jacksonjamese@missouri.edu
Human Resource Development, MU Extension
phone: 573-882-0456




Ray County Council Meetings

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
1015 West Royle Street, Richmond MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Ray County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

Registration:

There is no registration required, contact the Ray County University of Missouri Extension Office at 816-776-6961 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Catherine Neuner, neunercm@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-584-3658




2018-2019 Pettis County 4-H Council Monthly Meeting (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
1012A Thompson Blvd., Sedalia MO map...

Description:

2018-2019 Pettis County 4-H Council Monthly Meeting

Session topic:

Pettis County 4-H Council Monthly Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Blake Gazaway, gazawayb@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




LaunchU - Tipton (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
29868 MO-5, Tipton MO map...

Description:

When you enroll in LaunchU, you receive the following: Instruction from a certified facilitator -Feedback in small group activities -Insight from local experts -LaunchU startup handbook -Access to a LivePlan cloud-based business planning software -Access to market research data from SFCC & SBTDC -Support from a network of coaches and peers At the end of the twelve sessions, you will have ... -Completed an SBA-approved business feasibility plan -Perfected your business pitch -Determined if business concept is workable -Saved time and money -Completed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges

Session topic:

Products and Services

Registration:

Contact Kelly Asbury 660-596-7350 to apply!

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
Missouri SBDC at State Fair Community College
phone: 660-596-7350