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Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018

Pettis County MU Executive Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
We are located in the Country Mall next to Westlake Hardware.
1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Monthly board meeting of Pettis County Extension Council board and officers.


 

Registration:

<p>For questions contact the Pettis County Extension office at (660)827-0591.
 

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brent Carpenter, carpenterb@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 573-882-6527




FastTrac New Venture (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Do you dream of owning your own business, and are you ready to take the deep dive into business feasibility planning? 

The FastTrac® NewVenture™ program helps aspiring entrepreneurs look at all aspects of their business idea, exploring the feasibility of their new venture and learning how to develop a viable business plan. This “gold standard” business plan development program is fast-paced, interactive and energizing. 

Participants develop their business plan through group activities and coaching from professional business counselors. The workbook has step-by-step activities and in-depth information. FastTrac® participants also have access to business plan and financial templates online. Participants don't just learn about business, they work on their own business venture throughout the program. 

Registration:

Scholarships may be available for Dislocated Workers or those that live or own a business in Kansas City, MO.

 more...

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$649.00

Facilitator:

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




FastTrac New Venture - UBGI (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Do you dream of owning your own business, and are you ready to take the deep dive into business feasibility planning? 

The FastTrac® NewVenture™ program helps aspiring entrepreneurs look at all aspects of their business idea, exploring the feasibility of their new venture and learning how to develop a viable business plan. This “gold standard” business plan development program is fast-paced, interactive and energizing. 

Participants develop their business plan through group activities and coaching from professional business counselors. The workbook has step-by-step activities and in-depth information. FastTrac® participants also have access to business plan and financial templates online. Participants don't just learn about business, they work on their own business venture throughout the program. 

Registration:

Scholarships may be available for Dislocated Workers or those that live or own a business in Kansas City, MO.

 more...

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids-Boonville

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

An educational co-parenting class for parents that are divorcing or separating.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the MU Extension Office in Cooper County at 660-882-5661.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters for Families in Boonville (Session 3 of 9)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Immanuel Lutheran Church
1001 Immanuel Drive, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters for Parents is a hands on cooking program that was developed to teach parents of young children how to prepare and eat a healthy, affordable, and delicious diet. Topics covered include: - cooking tips and techniques - tips for proper food safety, storage, and sanitation - nutrition information to keep your family healthy - budgeting information - tips to get your family to try new foods - shopping healthfully on a limited budget

Session topic:

Participants will receive information on important nutrition topics, cook a meal together, and enjoy eating and discussing the key points of the class.

Registration:

Melissa Cotton 660-827-0891 cottonmr@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

1/3/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816-380-8461




Start Up - Other (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 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's 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

Registration:

Contact Kelly Asbury 660-596-7350 to apply!

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC)
phone: 660-596-7350




Stay Strong Stay Healthy - Independence (Session 5 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Noland Road Baptist Church
4505 S Noland Road, Independence MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength-training program. Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each class, a prescribed set of eight 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 Denise Sullivan at the University of Missouri-Jackson County Extension office at 816-482-5850.

Registration
deadline:

1/4/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Denise Sullivan, sullivand@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816-482-5850




Canceled: Take Control of Your Finances- Washington Career Center

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
This is the Missouri Career Center - Washington located in Washington, Missouri. Missouri Career Center - Washington provides the opportunity for anyone looking for a career to learn options and find a path to their goal. They can provide you with the information you need to get going on your job today.
1108 Washington Square Shopping Center, Washington MO map...



Perry County 4-H Club Officers Training Workshop

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Description:

What does a 4-H Club Officer do and what is parliamentary procedure? Find out at the county-wide 4-H Club Officers Training Workshop and get officers supplies for the coming year.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dianna Koenig, KoenigD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Perry County
phone: 573-547-4504




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 5 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
801 E 12th St, Lamar MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a low-impact strength training program designed for older adults to increase strength and improve balance and flexibility. Strength training helps reduce the risk of falls and increases ability to remain independent and perform activities of daily living.

Registration:

To register call Lindsey at the Barton County Extension Center at 417-682-3579

Registration
deadline:

1/3/2018

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

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




Missouri's Complex Fence Laws - Moberly

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
509 W Reed Street, Moberly MO map...

Description:

One time program discussing Missouri's 2 complicated fence laws, depending on what county your land is located in.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
Additional persons from the same farm/family are $5 each (with just one set of materials to share with all). If all want materials then $15 each.

Facilitator:

Mary Sobba, SobbaM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Audrain County
phone: 573-581-3231




Missouri's Complex Fence Laws - Doniphan

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
2nd Floor Courtroom
100 Courthouse Square, Doniphan MO map...

Description:

one time program discussing Missouri's 2 complicated fence laws, depending on what county your land is located in.

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




Missouri's Complex Fence Laws - Buffalo

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
108 S. Maple St., Courthouse Basement, Buffalo MO map...

Description:

one time program discussing Missouri's 2 complicated fence laws, depending on what county your land is located in.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




Missouri's Complex Fence Laws - West Plains

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
1376 Bill Virdon Blvd., West Plains MO map...

Description:

one time program discussing Missouri's 2 complicated fence laws, depending on what county your land is located in.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




Beginning Farmers "Building It from the Ground Up Program" (Bolivar, MO) (Session 2 of 9)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Polk County Fair Grounds 4 H Building
4560 S 100th Rd, Bolivar MO map...

Description:

This program is designed to address the needs of land owners looking to improve their property as well as their outputs and profitability over the long run of the operation. Realizing finances may be limited and/or restricted we will be working with those individuals trying to make sound economic decisions about their operations. Targeting both new and old land owners/operators looking to run up to 30-75 breeding cows, 100 stockers, 50-75 breeding goats and/or sheep, or a small registered livestock operation, on farms ranging from 20-160+ acres, operated as a part time and/or hobby farm as well as the full time farmer. This may not be their sole source of income, but a part-time occupation, recreational/retirement farm. It is not only about making a living on the farm, but about living on the farm, raising children on the farm, and having the rural way of life. The farm just needs to pay for itself and if it makes a little money along the way….. Great! Each program will consist of two or three segments, running approximately 45-90 minutes, with a break in between allowing for questions and refreshments. You may attend only the evenings you want or sign up to attend the entire program. The choice is yours.

Session topic:

Session #2 Pasture Conditions: Inventorying current pasture conditions, Plant Identification, Pasture Renovation (re-building the pasture), Chemicals used in the pasture to control weed competition, etc.

Registration:

Hickory County MU Extension Office, 203 Cedar St., Hermitage MO, 65757 For additional information contact: Terry Halleran @ Hickory County MU Extension Office at 417-745-6767 Classes will run from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Individuals wanting to attend any of the programs may do so for $10.00 per person or a couple fee of $15.00 a night. If you sign up for all nights @ $75.00 per individual or a couple fee of $100.00 you will receive a three ring binder to place all handout materials made available during the sessions.

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00
$10.00 per person or a couple fee of $15.00 a night If you sign up for all nights @ $75.00 per individual or a couple fee of $100.00 you will receive a three ring binder to place all handout materials made available during the sessions.

Facilitator:

William Halleran, halleranw@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Hickory County
phone: 417-745-6767




2018 Master Gardener Core Training/Greene County (Session 2 of 13)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Master Gardener training for new members.

Session topic:

Master Gardener Orientation

Cost:

$160.00

Facilitator:

Kelly McGowan, mcgowank@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




CPD work with Councils

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Home office
684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

This was the agenda for the meeting. UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY FOUNDATION January 23, 2018 7PM EXTENSION OFFICE JACKSON, MO. Expected Attendees: L Simon, R Proffer, R Russell, C Weiss, R Myer, J Koehler, D Wichern, D Reeves Call to Order Minutes and Approval Treasurer’s Report (Motion made by (name) and 2nd by (name) to receive & file the financial report for an audit) Old Business April Dinner theatre Fundraiser Report on Letter Campaign Fundraiser Ideas (always on agenda) New Business Open Discussion Motion to Adjourn Remember next meeting April 16 at 7pm.

Registration:

This was an officer meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Richard D. Proffer, profferrd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Women in Business Group B

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Technology Development Center
900 Innovation Drive , Rolla MO map...

Description:

Share your ideas and opinions about creating a women in business group

Registration:

Reserve your spot: https://rollawomenfocus-groupb.eventbrite.com  more...

Registration
deadline:

1/23/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Karen Leatherman, leathermank@mst.edu
Missouri University of Science and Technology SBTDC
phone: 573-341-4551




Meet The Team-Small Business & Technology Development Center

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Technology Development Center
900 Innovation Drive , Rolla MO map...

Description:

Help your business clients: Identify & prioritize improvements Present a better business plan Project future sales Understand profit, loss and cash flow Access market research, industry averages and rules-of-thumb

Registration:

RSVP: sheltontt@mst.edu 573-341-6272

Registration
deadline:

1/23/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Travin Shelton, sheltontt@mst.edu
Missouri University of Science and Technology SBTDC
phone: 573-341-6272




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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

Description:

This two-hour offering will provide you with an overview of the critical first steps associated with starting a business. It is designed specifically for those who are thinking about a new business venture. Participants will assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements and identify sources of funding. Course Objectives: At the end of this learning experience, you will be able to: Identify resources that will assist you in starting a business in Missouri. Identify areas in which you need additional training or assistance for the operation of your business. Find out if business ownership is for you! This workshop is designed specifically for those who are thinking about starting a business. The workshop will examine the importance of planning, legal and regulatory requirements, and identify sources of financing. Program highlights include: evaluating a business idea, estimating start-up costs, identifying competitors and customers, and discussing the challenges of small business ownership. more...

Registration
deadline:

1/23/2018

Cost:

$59.00

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 417-837-2617




School Wellness- Grain Valley School District (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 11 a.m. to noon

Description:

Series of meetings, discussions and actions focused on healthier lunch rooms, "farm to institution" and other related school wellness initiatives.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
phone: 816-252-5051