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    Monday, Jan. 7, 2019

    Rolla Towers, Population Engagement and Assessment

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019

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

    Description:

    Rolla Towers nutrition site visit. Presented a table top display and in person assessment conversation of health concerns of population and programs offered through MU Extension.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    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




    Ultrasound for carcass data - Forkner Farms (Session 1 of 26)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    Where:  
    Hwy 71 South to Exit 110 (Stotesburry). Turn Right to 1000 County Road. Turn left to Indian Line Road. Turn right to farm on left.
    9282 East Indian Line Road, Richards MO map...

    Description:

    Ultrasound images are collected on-farm for carcass evaluation. Images are later interpreted for loin eye area and back fat thickness. Other data collection on-farm includes: ear notch, breed, sex, weight, farrowing date, and registration number. Measurements and data are sent to the producer and the National Swine Registry for genetic evaluation and improvement. Breeds include: Berkshire, Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace, and Yorkshire. Data is collected on cross bred boars.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Heather Conrow, smithheather@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howard County
    phone: 660-248-2272




    Focus on Kids - Livingston County (43rd Circuit)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    1601 Bryan Street, Chillicothe MO map...

    Description:

    Focus on Kids is a workshop to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children through the divorce process and to help parents who are living apart develop ways to work together effectively as co-parents. Focus on Kids satisfies Missouri's educational requirement for parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts. 


    Registration:

    Pre-registration required prior to the class.



    To register contact:

    Teresa Smith or Jessica Trussell

    Livingston County Extension Office

    660-646-0811


    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Livingston County
    phone: 660-646-0811




    Monthly County Commission Meeting (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    Room 212
    940 N Boonville Ave, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    CES, faculty and staff work to build relationships and engage stakeholders, legislatures, community officials, business and other with University of Missouri Extension and the University of Missouri. Monthly meeting of the Greene County Commission

    Session topic:

    Monthly update to the Greene County Commission and Greene County department heads with presentation of our monthly newsletter.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909




    Work with Councils and County Offices

    When:  Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    County office in Tuscumbia
    134 Second Street, Tuscumbia MO map...

    Description:

    work on Annual reporting for Miller, Cole, Pulaski, Camden, LaClede, Osage, Maries

    Session topic:

    Developing Annual report

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Successful Aging (Session 1 of 24)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    Aurora Senior Center
    Aurora MO

    Description:

    Provides educational resources to support successful aging and to strengthen the aging family.

    Session topic:

    The group will begin discussions on the importance of improving one's brain and memory as we age. The participants will also learn some simple stretches and exercises to help build strength, improve balance and increase flexibility.

    Registration:

    To register, call the Aurora Senior Center 417-678-5383

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 2 of 17)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 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




    Boost Your Brain & Memory-Johnson County Senior Center (Session 2 of 9)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    You can boost your brain health by focusing on healthy habits in six areas: heart health, nutrition, physical activity, social engagement, cognitive engagement, and stress management.

    The class uses a whole-person approach that helps you form new habits to live a healthier lifestyle, remember things better, be more organized, pay closer attention and regulate your emotions. Each participant will receive a workbook including memory exercises, tips on nutrition and exercise, and summaries of evidence-based research on brain health. Our aim is to help participants implement new habits to maintain cognitive health while also practicing new skills for better memory.

    Registration:

    Register with the Warrensburg Senior Center.

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kyleigh Sullivan, sullivankd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cass County
    phone: 816-380-8460




    Taking Care of You (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    Hannibal MO

    Description:

    “Taking Care of You” is a multi-session program offering practical strategies and experiences to help you deal with the stress in your life. Managing life’s challenges in a healthy way allows you to take better care of yourself and your overall health.
    Each week you will explore topics through small group discussion, self-reflection and activities.

    You will consider ways to:
    Take better care of all aspects of your health — body, mind and spirit
    Become more aware of your mind-body connection and how to use this awareness for better health
    Respond versus react to the stress in your life
    Discover opportunities in life’s challenges
    Develop habits that can lead to a healthier you
    Find ways to bring more joy into your life
    Simplify your life
    Live more in the moment

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sherry F. Nelson, LCSW, MSW., NelsonS@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Shelby County
    phone: 573-633-2640




    Meeting with RUNG - non-profit supporting women

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 10:30 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    Focuses on the specific financial education needs of women.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sherry F. Nelson, LCSW, MSW., NelsonS@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Shelby County
    phone: 573-633-2640




    CDE Planning Meeting with Truman State University (Session 1 of 2)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Team effort of state and regional University of Missouri Extension faculty partnering with private businesses, agencies focused on enhancing economic viability and sustainability of Missouri agriculture. Accomplished through high quality, research based, frontier educational programs. For beginning, primary, secondary income and transitioning farmers, landowners and agribusiness agencies.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Darla Campbell, CampbellD@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Schuyler County
    phone: 660-457-3469




    KOLR-TV10 Mid-day show MU Extension Interview (Session 2 of 26)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    CBS station
    2650 E. Division, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    Join local MU Extension specialists on the mid-day show and learn more about local issues in agriculture, leadership, community betterment, nutrition, youth and more!

    Session topic:

    "O Great One!" workplace recognition with David Burton

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909




    Missouri Eats

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Lean on Me Ministries Food Bank
    202 W Highway Street, Doniphan MO map...

    Description:

    Missouri EATs is a partnership with Extension and communities across the state. Missouri EATs connects local stakeholders to build and strengthen their community’s food system. Missouri EATs is a community development process designed to engage people to identify local assets and needs; help them develop a plan to act on their top priorities; and make lasting changes to transform their local food system. Missouri EATs seeks to create healthy, resilient, equitable, and economically-viable community food systems.

    Session topic:

    Committee meeting to go over needs and how UM Extension B"&C may be able to help

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    4-H Council Meetings (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    614 Lindsay Ave Suite 3, Poplar Bluff MO map...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kimberlin Allison, allisonks@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Butler County
    phone: 573-686-8064




    County Council Meeting

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    614 Lindsay Ave Suite 3, Poplar Bluff MO map...

    Description:

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

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Butler County
    phone: 573-686-8064




    Cedar County Extension Council Meeting

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    El Dorado Springs High School Ag Room: Located on South Park St. directly behind the school on the east side, next to the ball fields.
    901 S Grand Avenue, El Dorado Springs MO map...

    Description:

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

    1-7-2019
    • Tammy Ikerd attended the monthly board meeting and the council conducted business related to the Cedar County MU Extension
    • Tammy Ikerd discussed the various extension activities going on in the county and surrounding areas in the Outreach Report
    • Field Specialist in Human Development, Kyleigh Sullivan (housed in Cass County, serving Barton, Cedar, Dade Hickory, St. Clair and Vernon counties) discussed her role with Extension
    • Tammy Ikerd compiled information from other employees in the Cedar County MU Extension Center to develop the Outreach Report

    1-7-2019
    • Knowledge gained:
    o Council was educated on the programming available in Human Development by Field Specialist Kyleigh Sullivan
    o Council was educated on budget presentation to commissioner's and acceptance of said budget proposal
    o Council was educated on audits of 4-H clubs
    o Council was educated on the council's 2019 election process to date
    o Council was educated on annual meeting preparations
    o Council was educated in regards to YPA position update
    o Council was educated on Tigers for Troops program to be held in Cedar County
    o Council was educated on the December West Central MU Extension Regional Council Meeting
    o Council was educated on the various activities being conducted by Extension faculty in the county and surrounding areas through the Outreach Report
    • Short term outcomes
    o Education led to proposed 2019 fiscal budget approval
    o Education led to Election committee determination of time and location to county ballots for election results
    o Education led to final preparations of agenda and food assignments for annual meeting
    o Education led to preparations of determining locations and volunteers to assist with Tigers for Troops

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Tambra Ikerd, ikerdt@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cedar County
    phone: 417-276-3313




    Basic Parenting (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Jeremiah Terrell, terrellj@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Randolph County
    phone: 660-269-9656




    4-H Club Meetings (volunteer led) (Session 1 of 2)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Fair Grounds
    Hwy 21 South, Doniphan 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.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Steven Ivy, ivysf@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Ripley County
    phone: 573-996-2921




    Bollinger County Council Meeting

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Where:  
    302 Union Street, Marble Hill MO map...

    Description:

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

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Robinn Daves-Huey, daves-hueyr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bollinger County
    phone: 573-238-2420




    Cooper County Council Meeting

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

    Description:

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

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Robin Gammon, RD, LD, GammonR@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cooper County
    phone: 660-882-5661




    Mercer County Extension Council Meeting (Session 10 of 11)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Where:  
    807 E. Hickland Street, Princeton MO map...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Jenna Monnig, monnigjm@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Mercer County
    phone: 660-748-3315




    DeKalb County Council Meeting (Session 4 of 4)

    When:  Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 7 p.m.

    Description:

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

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Tom Fowler, FowlerT@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Buchanan County
    phone: 816-279-1691