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Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

Northwest CCA Workshop

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 5 p.m.

Where:  
Fulkerson Center on Missouri Western State University Campus, St Joseph, MO
4525 Downs Dr, St. Joseph MO map...

Description:

Northwest CCA Workshop more...

Session topic:

The Northwest Missouri CCA Conference is targeted to Certified Crop Advisors and Crop Producers in Missouri, Nebraska, Iowa and Kansas. The conference offers 17 CEUs to participants.

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Registration:

Contact the Buchanan County Extension Center for registration information. 816-279-1691 more...

Registration
deadline:

1/17/2014

Cost:

$200.00

Facilitator:

Randa Doty, dotyr@missouri.edu
Nodaway County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/582-8101




QuickBooks for Small Business

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia Area Career Center, Room 103
4203 S. Providence Road, Columbia MO map...

Description:

This is a basic, computer, hands-on learning opportunity for small business owners, office managers, and anyone with financial responsibilities. Boost the accuracy of your small business accounting. In this session, you will learn how to: set up your company with the Easy Step Interview; create accounts, items, customers, vendors, and classes, enter transactions (bills, checks, invoices, sales receipts, and deposits), and generate financial reports.

Registration
deadline:

1/22/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00

Facilitator:

Olivia Gill, GillOS@umsystem.edu
University of Missouri SBTDC
phone: 573/884-8087




Health Insurance Education

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
St. Francis Mercy Hospital
100 W. US Highway 60
Mountain View, MO 65548
100 W. US Highway 60 , Mountain View MO map...

Description:

Health insurance education programs provide individuals and families with the resources and skills needed to make informed health insurance decisions.

Registration:

To register for this training please contact Deana Thompson at Mercy St. Francis Hospital, 417-934-7010.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Perry County Extension office
321 N. Main St, Suite 1, Perryville MO map...

Description:

SSSH is modeled after the evidenced-based StrongWomen program developed by researchers at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science at Tufts University. While the original Tufts program includes only women, University of Missouri Extension has adapted the curriculum to include men.

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Over the 10 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. 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:

Pre-registration is required by January 2, 2014. To register contact the Perry County Extension Office at 573-547-4504

Registration
deadline:

1/2/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Bethany Bachmann, bachmannb@missouri.edu
Perry County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/547-4504




Successful Aging - Staying Sharp Seminar

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Our Lord Church
Doniphan MO

Description:

Seniors Health Fair-Ripley

Session topic:

staying sharp seminar

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Phyllis Flanigan, FlaniganP@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Eating from the Garden (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
South Elementary-4th grade classroom
Highway 25 South, Jackson MO map...

Session topic:

Hands on gardening in the classroom

Registration:

Hands-on gardening inside the classroom and environomental awareness

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Private Pesticide Applicator Training

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Chariton County Courthouse - Blue Room
Keytesville MO

Description:

Fulfills the requirement for private applicators to be licensed to use restricted use pesticides on their land.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wayne Crook, CrookW@missouri.edu
Chariton County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 288-3239




Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Forage Systems Research Center
21262 Genoa Rd, Linneus MO map...

Description:

Private pesticide applicator training

Session topic:

Certification and recertification for private pesticide applicators

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Valerie Tate, tatev@umsystem.edu
Linn County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/895-5123




CLIMB High (Session 3 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 2:45 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension

Session topic:

Community Issues

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Georgia Stuart-Simmons, StuartSimmonsG@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 747-3193




Focus on Kids--Pettis County--Sedalia, MO (Session 2 of 24)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Where:  
Located in Country Mall between Westlakes Hardware and Factory Return Outlet, enter the double doors and go to the right and follow hall to the end. Meeting is across hall from University of Missouri Extension Office. Call Extension office to pre-register and more information at 660-827-0591.
1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

More than half of all marriages end in divorce, and the majority of these involve children. Conflict between parents, both before and after a divorce, is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their divorce.

Registration:

To register contact the Pettis County University of Missouri Extension Office at 660-827-0591 located at 1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia, MO, Fee of $40 needs to be paid by the day before the class.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Kay Sparks, sparksl@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

The Advanced class is for those who have completed a Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The advanced class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

1/1/2014

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Family Nutrition Program- Cooking Matters (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 3:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Where:  
Nevada Community Center
200 N. Ash, Nevada MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters for teens will be held at the Nevada Community Center. Participants will prepare and sample two dishes each week.

Session topic:

Participants will learn about food safety, nutrition, and proper methods of measuring and preparing food. They will prepare and sample two recipes.

Registration:

Call the Nevada Community Center at 417-448-2740

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/679-4167




Grand River Tigers 4-H Club (Session 3 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Youth Building on the Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 4:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton 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:

1/1/2014

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Ice House Entrepreneurship Program (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost, room 114, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program is a revolutionary new learning program designed to inspire and engage participants in the fundamental aspects of an entrepreneurial mindset and the unlimited opportunities it can provide. The overall objective is to empower learners through entrepreneurial thinking and immerse them in entrepreneurial experiences that will enable them to develop entrepreneurial skills.

Registration:

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

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$545.00

Facilitator:

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




Home Buyer Education / H.O.M.E in NW MO - 2013-2014 (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
DeKalb County Extension Center
Cameron MO

Session topic:

USDA Homebuyer Education

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
Andrew County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 324-3147




Canceled: Focus on Kids - Clark County (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Classroom in Clark County Courthouse basement.
111 E. Court St., Kahoka MO map...



MU Extension Ag Land Lease Seminar (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Richmond MO

Description:

Land leases are an important aspect farm management. About one-third of Missouri’s agricultural land is farmed under lease agreements. While ag land leases are commonplace in Missouri, there is a lot of uncertainty among land owners and tenants regarding the fairness and legality of leases. Land owners and tenants often ask the following questions: What is a fair cash rental rate? What costs are customarily shared in a crop share lease? What is a “flexible cash rent” arrangement?—Is a flexible cash rent arrangement right for me? What are my legal obligations as a land owner or tenant? These questions and more will be addressed in the MU Extension Ag Land Lease Seminar to be held in Lafayette, Ray, Saline, and Carroll counties in January and February.

Session topic:

The MU Extension Ag Land Lease Seminar will be held in Richmond on January 22nd (6 to 8 PM at the Eagleton Center)

Registration:

The MU Extension Ag Land Lease Seminar will be held in Higginsville on January 15th (6 to 8 PM at the Lafayette County MU Extension Center), Richmond on January 22nd (6 to 8 PM at the Eagleton Center), Marshall on January 29th (2 to 4 PM at the Saline County MU Extension Center), and Carrollton on February 5th (2 to 4 PM at the Carrollton Public Library). During the seminar, Whitney Wiegel, Agricultural Business Specialist with MU Extension, will make presentations and answer questions related to agricultural land leases. Participants will receive informative publications, lease templates, and other resources that will help them manage their leases. For more information or to register to attend the seminar, call the sponsoring MU Extension Center of the seminar location of your choosing.—For the Higginsville seminar call 660-584-3658, for Richmond call 816-776-6962, for Marshall call 660-886-6908, and for Carrollton call 660-542-1792.

Cost:

$0.00
The cost to attend the seminar is $10 for early registrants (early registration closes the Friday before the respective seminar) and $15 for late registrants. All fees collected will be used to offset the material costs of the seminar.

Facilitator:

Whitney Wiegel, WiegelW@missouri.edu
Lafayette County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/584-3658




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

The Advanced class is for those who have completed a Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The advanced class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

1/1/2014

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids--Platte County

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Park Hill District Office / Community Education Center
7703 NW Barry Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separating or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separating or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Platte County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office for information on how to register: 816-858-1986
Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out-of-state, but wish to take the Platte County class must contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 for information on how to register.

Registration
deadline:

1/20/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Project Leader Training

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Troy, MO

Description:

Project Leader Training

Session topic:

Project Leader Training

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rhonda Shafer, ShaferR@missouri.edu
Lincoln County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/528-4613




Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 2 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Forage Systems Research Center
21262 Genoa Rd, Linneus MO map...

Description:

Private pesticide applicator training

Session topic:

Certification and recertification for private pesticide applicators

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Valerie Tate, tatev@umsystem.edu
Linn County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/895-5123




Mt. Moriah Hustlers 4-H Club (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Crest Ridge Elementary School

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Valerie Tate, tatev@umsystem.edu
Linn County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/895-5123




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center, 501 Ashland Warrenton, MO
501 Ashland Ave, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Participants meet weekly at the Warren County Senior Center. Trained instructors provide direction in performing a variety of strength improving exercises. The exercises are designed to improve muscle and bone strength. There are also discussion of basic health and safety issues.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the Warren County, MU Extension center, (636-456-3444) or contact the Senior Center at 636-456-3379

Registration
deadline:

1/15/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444