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Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

Leadership Phelps County (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County
Rolla MO

Description:

Leadership Phelps County is a program designed to ensure the continued improvement of the Phelps County area by developing a network of leaders throughout Phelps County that possess a broader understanding of the needs and issues of the county and to increase commitment to community service and leadership.

Session topic:

LPC - Economic & Industry Impacts Day

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Accounting Basics for Small Businesses (Session 5 of 7)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development
405 N Jefferson Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

This program will provide participants with a solid foundation for developing their small business accounting methods, while serving as a platform for understanding and applying concepts presented in other SBTDC seminars related to business finances, such as QuickBooks® and Understanding Financial Statements. This class is focused on the small business owner or prospective owner  more...

Session topic:

This program will provide participants with a solid foundation for developing their small business accounting methods, while serving as a platform for understanding and applying concepts presented in other SBTDC seminars related to business finances.

Registration:

To register, visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call at 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$109.00

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 471/836-5685




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Union- Zion UCC - 9 AM (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Zion United Church of Christ
115 South Washington Avenue
Union, Missouri 63084
115 S Washington Ave, Union MO map...

Description:

A ten-week strengh training program to improve strength, flexiblity and balance in adults age 45 and older. more...

Session topic:

Class 1 Exercise

Registration:

Franklin County MU Extension Center
116 West Main Street
Union, MO 63084
Phone: (636) 583-5141 more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00
$15 refund if complete pre- and post-evaluation and attend all sessions

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141




Barton Soils and Crops Conference

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Thiebaud Auditorium, Lamar MO
Lamar MO

Session topic:

Topics: Cover Crops, Corn and Soybean Pollination, 100 bu. Wheat, Affordable Care Act and Farmers, Understanding GMOs

Registration
deadline:

1/23/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Bethany, Jan-Mar 2014 (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
Harrison County Extension Center
1505 Main St, Court House Basement, Bethany MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an ten-week strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The class will meet once a week.

We will incorporate warm-up exercises; simple strengthening exercises, with or without weights; and cool down stretches. Weights are provided for the class. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Bring water bottle and towel.

Registration:

Call Janet at the Harrison County Extension office 660-425-6434 to register.

Registration
deadline:

1/15/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
Scholarships are available.

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
Harrison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 425-6434




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Union- Zion UCC - 10:15 AM (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Where:  
Zion United Church of Christ
115 South Washington Avenue
Union, Missouri 63084
115 S Washington Ave, Union MO map...

Description:

A ten-week strengh training program to improve strength, flexiblity and balance in adults age 45 and older. more...

Session topic:

Class 1 Exercise

Registration:

Franklin County MU Extension Center
116 West Main Street
Union, MO 63084
Phone: (636) 583-5141 more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
$15 refund if complete pre- and post-evaluation and attend all sessions

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141




MU Extension/KOLR10 Television Interview "From the Ground Up" (Session 165 of 207)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
KOLR10 Studio

Description:

This live television program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. The KOLR10 meteorologist and others from KOLR10 television, Springfield, conduct the interview, which includes MU Extension horticulture specialists and others with gardening expertise. The program airs on Thursdays on the KOLR10 Midday Newscast, at 11:15am.

Session topic:

Beet Juice and Highway Ice

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Health Insurance Education and What you and your business need to know about the Affordable Care Act

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Thiebaud Auditorium,Lamar, MO 64759
To Register: call University of Missouri BartonExtension Office 417-682-3579 by email at macomberk@missouri.edu.
114 W 10th St, Lamar MO map...

Description:

Session goal is to provide business owners with the knowledge and skills they need to make the best health insurance decisions possible for themselves, their families and their businesses. Session will include information on:
• New options for buying health insurance: Health Insurance Marketplace
• Tax credits to help pay for health insurance
• New health insurance company rules to protect you
• Access to enrollment assistance
• Other information and assistance sources
• Tips for using health insurance
Using the SHOP marketplace
* How to calculate firm size
* Understanding the calculations for penalties
* Calculating the shared responsiblity payments
* Reporting requirements

Session topic:

Because of the new health care law, individuals, families and businesses will need
to make decisions about their health insurance. As a nonpartisan, neutral entity,
University of Missouri Extension provides education to ensure informed decisions

Registration:

To Register Call the University of Missouri Extension Center: 417-682-3579 or by email Kathy Macomber at macomberk@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

1/23/2014

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kathryn Macomber, macomberk@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy - University of Missouri St. Louis (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Session topic:

Pre-assessment and Session #1

Registration
deadline:

1/16/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Wissmann, MS, RD, LD, WissmannM@missouri.edu
phone: 314/400-7287




Extension Council Meeting - Webster County

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, noon to 2 p.m.

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

Description:

Extension Council Meeting - January

Session topic:

Monthly business meeting of the Webster County Extension Council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




How to Write a Successful Business Plan

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall Room 104, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

Designed for business owners and entrepreneurs who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a useful management tool. Participants will learn the importance of business plans, the key required elements of a basic plan and data that must be included. Participants will also get tips on writing style to make the business plan easier to understand and more professional in appearance. Participants will leave this session with a greater understanding of what their business plan should look like and how to get started writing one. more...

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Cost:

$39.00

Facilitator:

Karen Bradshaw, bradshaw-k@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417/625-9520




Canceled: Writing a Business Plan: The First Step to a Successful Business

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
SBTDC Offices (located directly across the street from the U.S. Post Office main entrance)
500 E. Walnut, Suite 103, Columbia MO map...



Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
503 E. Northtown Raod, Kirksville 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




When & How to Use Social Media

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Economic Development Alliance Building
315 S Franklin St, Kirksville MO map...

Session topic:

Keep Customers and Make Money With Social Media: Entrepreneurs and business owners will learn when and how to use social media most effectively to grow and market their specific business.

Registration:

SBDC Office- Phone 660-665-3348

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00




Focus On Kids, Circuit Court 11 - St. Charles

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Charles County Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids, developed by the University of Missouri, is a court-approved educational program for parents with minor children, who are seeking divorce, legal separation, motion to modify, annulment or paternity. The educational session will increase awareness of the effects marriage dissolution and/or custody has on children.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is for parents to better understand how divorce affects children, and how their actions during and after the divorce can have long-term affects on the children involved.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 to register or for more information. VISA, Master Card or Discover accepted. Not open to the public - court ordered, call 636-970-3000 for more information. more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00
One week is required prior to the date of the session you have registered to attend.

Facilitator:

Teresa L. Mareschal, Ph.D., MareschalT@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Northgate Middle School
2117 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Northland Grandfamilies Program strives to raise awareness of issues facing grandparents/aunts/uncles who are raising grandchildren or nieces and nephews under the age of 18. In addition to providing support groups, programs and resources for the grandfamily participants; staff members also present informative programs and educational displays/exhibits throughout the Northland community to increase public knowledge and awareness. Venues include Parent Fairs, service club meetings, and volunteer trainings.

Session topic:

Northland Grandfamilies will be providing an educational exhibit at North Kansas City School District's annual "Parenting Fair". Come and learn more about this program which serves grandparents, aunts & uncles who are raising grandchildren/nieces/nephews.

Registration:

For more information on educational programs and exhibits related to the Northland Grandfamilies Program, contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Dade Soils and Crops Conference

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
United Methodist Life Center
410 Main St, Lockwood MO map...

Description:

Topics: Affordable Care Act and Farmers, Cover Crops, Correctly Measuring Chemicals

Session topic:

Affordable Care Act and Farmers, Cover Crops, Correctly Measuring Chemicals
Meal by Maggie Mae of Miller

Registration
deadline:

1/20/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids - Pulaski

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Waynesville MO

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

1/22/2014

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




2014 Clever Hay School (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Where:  
Clever High School Vo-Ag Dept.
Hwy 14, Clever MO map...

Session topic:

The program will focus on the topics of economics of hay production, hay and round bale silage management, hay storage and feeding to keep losses low.

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
$60 for couples from the same household.

Facilitator:

C. Tim Schnakenberg, SchnakenbergC@missouri.edu
Stone County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/357-6812




Missouri Show Me Quality Assurance (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Nodaway County Administration Center
403 N Market St, Maryville MO map...

Session topic:

SMQA Maryville 1/23/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amie Schleicher, schleichera@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/744-6231




4-H Clay County Volunteer Orientation

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
Annex
1901 NE 48TH ST., KANSAS CITY MO map...

Description:

Volunteer Orientation for Clay County leaders

Session topic:

Clay County 4-H Volunteer Orientation

Class size:

7

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nancy Elkins-Mense, MenseN@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Basic Parenting (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Clinton Christian Church
1201 East Ohio, Clinton MO map...

Description:

MOPS - Mothers of Preschoolers after Dark is a program for mothers to network and learn more about the job of parenting and relationships.

Session topic:

Basic parenting. Support for moms of young children.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener Training/Development (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Session topic:

Planning for 2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




St. Clair County 4-H Council (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
St. Clair County Courthouse

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Junior Livestock Committee meeting

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Community First Bank basement
W. 52 Hwy, Butler MO map...

Session topic:

The Junior Livestock Committee will meet to select a chairman and review livestock rules for the Bates County Fair.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Alan Mundey, MundeyA@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 679-4167




Presentations (Session 10 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Lexington MO

Description:

Events, meetings, and other venues where I gave a presentation on behalf of the Community Arts Pilot Project.

Session topic:

Presentation given on the importance of the MU Extension Community Arts Pilot Project at the Lexington Town Hall Meeting. Points of emphasis were: how the arts can impact Lexington, how people can become involved in/support the project.

Registration
deadline:

4/10/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mark Porth, PorthM@umsystem.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/885-5556




Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 4 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
503 E Northtown Road, Kirksville 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




Health Insurance Education and What you and your business need to know about the Affordable Care Act

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
United Methodist Church Life Center, Lockwood, MO 65682
To Register: call University of Missouri Dade Extension Office 417-637-2112 by email at macomberk@missouri.edu.
410 Main St, Lockwood MO map...

Description:

Session goal is to provide business owners with the knowledge and skills they need to make the best health insurance decisions possible for themselves, their families and their businesses. Session will include information on:
• New options for buying health insurance: Health Insurance Marketplace
• Tax credits to help pay for health insurance
• New health insurance company rules to protect you
• Access to enrollment assistance
• Other information and assistance sources
• Tips for using health insurance
Using the SHOP marketplace
* How to calculate firm size
* Understanding the calculations for penalties
* Calculating the shared responsiblity payments
* Reporting requirements

Session topic:

Because of the new health care law, individuals, families and businesses will need
to make decisions about their health insurance. As a nonpartisan, neutral entity,
University of Missouri Extension provides education to ensure informed decisions

Registration:

To Register Call the University of Missouri Extension Center: 417-682-3579 or by email Kathy Macomber at macomberk@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

1/23/2014

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kathryn Macomber, macomberk@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




Johnson County Livestock Activities (Session 2 of 30)

When:  Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Fairgrounds

Description:

Johnson County large animal livestock shows (beef, sheep, swine, dairy, lead line, goat, horse, auction, carcass contest,jackpot show); weigh-ins for beef, sheep, goats, and swine; and committee meetings. Also includes the small animal committee meetings and small animal shows (rabbit, poultry, dog, cat, buck calf).

Session topic:

Livestock Committee Meeting

Registration:

To participate in the livestock shows 4-H and FFA members must complete pre-registration form by July 1 for the Johnson County fair.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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