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Monday, Nov. 12, 2012

School Enrichment--More Than a Bystander (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Clark County Middle School Library
Kahoka MO

Description:

"More Than a Bystander" provides students with strategies to deal with bullying and realize if you see something, say something.

Session topic:

More than a bystander provides students with strategies to deal with bullying and realize if you see something, say something.

Class size:

80

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Platte County Character Council teaching

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 8 a.m. to Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, 3 p.m.

Where:  
Platte County R3 schools

Description:

High school teens teach in 6th grades at R3 schools

Session topic:

Interaction sessions on teamwork, anti bullying, and avoiding stereotypes

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sharen Hunt, HuntS@missouri.edu
Platte County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/270-2141




Canceled: Small Business Academy (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, 8 a.m. to Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, 11 a.m.

Where:  
Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce
213 Adams Street, Jefferson City MO map...



A Matter of Balance-Jackson (Session 7 of 8)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Lower level in the Cape Girardeau County Extension Office
684 W. Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

A series of workshops that emphasizes practical coping strategies to reduce fall concerns and encorporates chair exercises.

Session topic:

A series of workshops that emphasizes practical coping strategies to reduce fall concerns and encorporates chair exercises

Registration:

Call the Cape Girardeau County Extension Office at 573-243-3581

Registration
deadline:

9/21/2012

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Northwest Missouri Drought Meetings (Session 5 of 7)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
MO Department of Conservation Regional Bulding, Missouri Western State University
701 James McCarthy Dr, Saint Joseph MO map...



Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Hickory County (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Hickory County MU Extension Center located beside the Hickory County Health Department in Hermitage
203 Cedar St. , Hermitage MO map...

Description:

The "Stay Strong, Stay Healthy" program was developed by Tufts University and is designed to help middle-aged and older adults improve strength, flexibility, and balance. According to research conducted by Tufts, strength training improves bone density, can help reduce falls, improves arthritis symptoms, and increases flexibility in middle-aged and older adults and can lead to a healthier, more active lifestyle.

Session topic:

Participants will do warm-up exercises for about 5 minutes. They will do 8 simple strengthening exercises that can be done with or without weights. Cool down stretches will be done at the end of the session.

Registration:

Pre-registration by Wednesday Sept. 19 is required. Please call the Hickory County Extension office at 417-745-6767 to register.

Registration
deadline:

9/19/2012

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Heather Benedict, benedicth@missouri.edu
Harrison County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/425-6434




Ripley County Youth Task Force meetings

When:  Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, noon to Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, 5 p.m.

Where:  
doniphan, poplar bluff, and ellsinore MO

Description:

monthly meetings in THE county.

Session topic:

three meetings in one month of the youth task forces

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy: Shepherd's Center, Glendale, MO (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Shepherds Center of Webster/Kirkwood
Located in the Christian Life Center of Webster Hills UMC


1333 W. Lockwood Ave.,, St. Louis MO map...

Description:

A strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The programs goal is to improve health and quality of life. Exercise sessions to improve strength and balance include warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises and cool-down stretches. An orientation and pre-assessment precede nine weeks of exercise sessions, and the program concludes with a post-assessment.

Session topic:

Exercise

Registration:

Call Gayle at 314-395-0988 or Damaris 314-615-7618

Registration
deadline:

9/12/2012

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7298




Aspiring Student Entrepreneurs - The First Steps

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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

Description:

This introductory workshop will provide college students with an overview of the critical first steps associated with starting a business. It is designed specifically for those who are thinking about starting a business. Participants will have an opportunity to assess their strengths and weaknesses, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, and identify sources of financing. Each participant will receive a Start-up Manual. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced (Session 8 of 13)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Hotel meeting room
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension office at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa at bessmm@missouri.edu

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




FLASH After School Program - Developing Youth Leadership and Citizenship to Enhance Community Viability - Complex

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 3 p.m. to Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, 5 p.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church in Sweet Springs
Sweet Springs MO

Session topic:

FLASH After School Program

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Clinton Cougars 4-H Club (Session 1 of 12)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Clinton Methodist Church

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 (Session 8 of 13)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Hotel meeting room
4644 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office to register at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa at bessmm@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Chillicothe (Session 11 of 23)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Grand River Technical School
1200 Fair St, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

The Stay Strong, Stay Healthy program is built on simple, strength building exercises that will improve balance, health, and state of mind. No, it’s not strenuous weight-lifting; you’ll start at a level that’s right for you.  more...

Registration:

Please contact Jessica Trussell at 660-646-0811 to register.

Registration
deadline:

10/5/2012

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




Missouri Master Naturalist (Session 16 of 16)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Walter Woods Conservation Area lodge. One mile east of Redings Mill on Route NN, then 3/4 mile south on Dutch Elm Dr. Turn left at the stone wall entrance. The lodge is about 750 feet from Dutch Elm Dr.
Dutch Elm Dr, Redings Mill MO map...

Description:

Missouri Master Naturalist course including 12 classroom type sessions and 3 field sessions.

Session topic:

Review - The Nuts & Bolts of Being a Master Naturalist,
Review – Group/Individual Capstones,
Graduation

Registration
deadline:

8/15/2012

Class size:

24

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$85.00
one time fee for all sessions

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids - Lafayette County

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Call 660-584-3658 for details and to pre-register.
14 East 19th Street, Higginsville MO map...

Description:

Lafayette County Focus on Kids Class. A court-mandated class offered monthly. Video-based, 2.5 hour class. Fee is $35.00.
Call 660-584-3658 for details and to sign up. Registrations due one week before the class date. more...

Session topic:

Lafayette County Focus on Kids Class

Registration:

Call 660-584-3658 for details and to sign up.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County
Extension Center

5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Registration:

Register with the Circuit Clerk in Callaway County at 573-642-0780

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$60.00

Facilitator:

Kathy Dothage, DothageM@missouri.edu
Osage County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 897-3648




Mineral Research Update (see specific mineral in description) (TOPS-Belton) (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
belton MO

Description:

This program will provide the latest research on a different major mineral. You will learn the health benefits, dose recommendations, food sources and practical tips for using this mineral to improve your health.

Session topic:

this session focuses on copper and zinc

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




FastTrac® TechVenture™ (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Kauffman Foundation
4801 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Designed specifically by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, the Kauffman Foundation’s FastTrac® TechVenture™ program is an intensive eight-session course designed to give technology and science-based entrepreneurs a proven framework and network of connections to help grow a great idea into the next viable innovation. Experienced business coaches and successful entrepreneurs work together to facilitate critical teachings, guide lively small group sessions, and share practical experiences to enhance your business. Participants learn with and from their peers, creating a powerful network that continues well after the program is complete.

Registration:

If you have questions regarding the FastTrac® TechVenture™ program, please contact Jill Meyer at 816-235-6072 or meyerjz@umkc.edu.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$695.00
Early Registration Cost: $695. After September 10 cost: $895. Includes dinner, program manual, and online toolkit.

Facilitator:

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




Child Observation--Child Care Provider Training

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
First Christian Church
Highway 28, Belle MO map...

Description:

Observation is a critical skill for effectively working with children in early care and education settings. Learning how to "see", objectively record, and effectively interpret children's behaviors and experiences is important for many reasons. This workshop will help you understand the importance of child observation and will provide several opportunities for practicing different kinds of child observation.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Maries County Extension Office at 573-422-3359.

Registration
deadline:

11/9/2012

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

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




Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes in Randolph County (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Country Villas meeting room.
2251 Silva Lane, Moberly MO map...

Description:

Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes program provides you with practical information and skills needed to self-manage diabetes and promote optimal health.

Session topic:

First Session of Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes.

Registration:

Contact the Randolph County University of Missouri Extension center at 660-269-9656 to register. Pre-registration is required.

Registration
deadline:

11/9/2012

Class size:

14

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
$25 for single person; $30 for two people from the same family.

Facilitator:

Jim Meyer, MeyerJE@missouri.edu
Ralls County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 985-3911




Dallas County Recognition Night2012

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Dallas County Extension Office
Courthouse, Buffalo MO map...

Session topic:

Dallas County 4H Recognition Night

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jim Meyer, MeyerJE@missouri.edu
Ralls County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 985-3911




Marion County 4-H Council, 2013 (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Courthouse courtroom
Palmyra MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Altogether 4-H Club Meeting (Session 7 of 12)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Church of Jesus Christ, Kingsville Restoration Branch

Description:

Monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Marion County 4-H Council (Session 14 of 14)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Courthouse, Courtroom.

Session topic:

The Marion County 4-H Council coordinates the overall 4-H Club Program in Marion County.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Phelps County Council Meetings (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Office
200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Phelps County Council Meetings

Session topic:

Phelps County Council meeting is open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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