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    Monday, Nov. 21, 2016

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Cass County Extension Center, Harrisonville (Session 7 of 16)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    Cass County Extension Center
    201 W Wall St, Harrisonville MO map...

    Description:

    Join an exercise group to maintain and increase your physical health.
    8 week course meets Monday and Wednesday 8:30 to 9:30am at Cass County Extension Center.

    Session topic:

    Join an exercise group to maintain and increase your physical health.
    8 week course meets Monday and Wednesday 9:30 to 10:30am at Cass County Extension Center.

    Registration:

    Register with MU Extension in Cass County at 816-380-8461.
    Cost $40 for 8 week course.
    Pre register by October 24

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/24/2016

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00




    Extension Council Meeting - Webster County

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, noon to 2 p.m.

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

    Description:

    Extension Council Meeting - November

    Session topic:

    Monthly business meeting of the Webster County Extension Council.

    Cost:

    $0.00




    Springfield Plateau Master Naturalists monthly chapter meeting (Session 86 of 95)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Mercy Chub O'Reilly Cancer Center
    2055 S. Fremont Avenue, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly chapter meeting, held at the Mercy Chub O'Reilly Cancer Center, 2055 S Fremont Ave, Springfield, MO 65804. For chapter information, contact Jay Barber at (417) 895-6880.

    Session topic:

    Monthly meeting of the Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist chapter

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Stay Strong Stay Healthy (Session 15 of 17)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Stay Strong Stay Healthy

    Session topic:

    Stay Stong Stay Healthy, Approved FNP site.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 7 a.m. to 8 a.m.

    Where:  
    Chariton County Court House
    306 S Cherry, Keytesville MO map...

    Description:

    Discussed MOPTAC to Rotary in Macon Missouri. Described what MOPTAC is, what it means to small business in the area. Described the services of MOPTAC. Explained the services of MOPTAC and how we assist all small business with government contracting. Also talked about the upcoming Conference in March.

    Session topic:

    Winning Government contracts presentation to the Chariton County Extension to educate on Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Lake Ozark, MO (Session 17 of 17)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

    Where:  
    Lake Ozark MO

    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.

    Registration:

    Classes will be held twice a week for eight weeks. Dates: SEPTEMBER 27 – NOVEMBER 17 Time: 8 AM – 9 AM Location: CHRIST THE KING LUTHERAN CHURCH, FELLOWSHIP HALL • 1700 Bagnell Dam Blvd. Lake Ozark, MO 65049 Register by calling the MU Extension Center in Camdenton, MO at 573-346-2644.

    Registration
    deadline:

    9/23/2016

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Camden County
    phone: 573-346-2644




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Ralls 2016 (Session 11 of 16)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    Where:  
    The MU Extension office - Ralls County is located in the basement of the courthouse in New London, MO.
    PO Box 540, New London MO map...

    Description:

    Missouri's SSSH program is designed to increase aging adults access to a safe, structured and effective strength training program. Over 8 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. During 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. 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.

    Registration:

    Contact the University of Missouri Extension - Ralls County office to register. You can call the office at 573-985-3911. Jim Meyer, Nutrition and Health Education Specialist will be the instructor if you have other questions. You can email him at meyerje@missouri.edu.

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/14/2016

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $25.00
    The University of Missouri Extension Council - Ralls County is sponsoring part of this program. The normal fee for this program is usually $40 per person.

    Facilitator:

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




    Cooking Matters for Adults Hermitage (Session 3 of 6)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Hickory County Farmers Market Kitchen
    South Hwy 254 and CR 283, Hermitage MO map...

    Description:

    Enlisting low-income adults in a series of cooking classes designed to empower them to get the most nutrition out of their limited budgets.

    Registration:

    Contact the Hickory County Health Department at 417-745-2138 pre-registration required. Minimum of 8 participants

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/4/2016

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Hickory County
    phone: 417-745-6767




    Take Control of Your Finances - Poplar Bluff Job Center

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 10 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    Poplar Bluff MO

    Description:

    Learn how to take control of your finances if you are facing unemployment or underemployment! Topics to be discussed include: how to file for unemployment, how to create a good spending plan, how to avoid credit scams, and what resources are available to you.

    Registration:

    Missouri Job Center 1903 Northwood Dr, Suite 2 Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Ashley Bales, balesa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Madison County
    phone: 573-783-3303




    Chronic Disease Self-Management - L. B. Branch of Henry Co. Library in Windsor, Windsor Missouri (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Participants will learn how to more effectively manage their chronic condition or help their loved ones. Free and open to the public.

    Registration:

    Please register with Holly Jay 816-380-8461 or email jayh@missouri.edu

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/27/2016

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Ashley Bales, balesa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Madison County
    phone: 573-783-3303




    Food Preservation: Homemade Holiday Gifts

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Saint Louis County Library Grant's View Branch
    9700 Musick Road, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    Interested in making unique homemade holiday gifts. This workshop will teach particpants how to safely prepare canned holiday gifts, such as jams, jellies, pickled vegetables, and/or salsa. Participants will engage in a hands-on activity making a spiced blueberry jam and will learn how to properly can the jam at home. Please note: due to equipment limitations, we will prepare the jam, but will not actually be able to can the jam on site.

    Registration:

    Register on-line with the St. Louis County Library more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/17/2016

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-2115




    Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Chillicothe (Session 6 of 18)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Where:  
    607 W Business 36, Chillicothe MO map...

    Description:

    The Advanced 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.  In order to participate in this program, individuals must have completed Stay Strong Stay Healthy within the last 6 months or be currently strength training. Additionally, participants must be able to get up and down off of the floor.  

    Registration:

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

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    University of Missouri Extension Council- Ralls County

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    The MU Extension office - Ralls County is located in the basement of the courthouse in New London, MO.
    PO Box 540, New London MO map...

    Description:

    The University of Missouri Extension Council - Ralls County meets on a monthly basis except in December. The council meeting is usually held the fourth Thursday of the month in the basement of the courthouse in New London. The meetings are open to the public.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Boonville (Session 11 of 18)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Boonville (Session 11 of 18)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    2016 Certified Crop Adviser Meeting (Session 1 of 4)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 8 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    Multi-session event which provides crop advisers continuing education units in the areas of pest management (session 1), crop management (session 2), soil fertility (session 3) and soil and water (session 4). Attendees will receive 16 hours of research based information in these core areas over 2 days.  more...

    Session topic:

    Pest management in the areas of weeds, insects, disease.

    Registration:

    Certified Crop Advisers seeking to register for this event can contact University of Missouri Fisher Delta Research Center at (573) 379-5431 or University of Missouri Extension Cape Girardeau County at (573) 243-3581.

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/21/2016

    Cost:

    $50.00
    Registration is $50 per session or $180 for all four sessions.

    Facilitator:

    George Ohmes, OhmesG@umsystem.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581




    2016 Certified Crop Adviser Meeting (Session 2 of 4)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Description:

    Multi-session event which provides crop advisers continuing education units in the areas of pest management (session 1), crop management (session 2), soil fertility (session 3) and soil and water (session 4). Attendees will receive 16 hours of research based information in these core areas over 2 days.  more...

    Session topic:

    Crop production in the areas of soybean breeding, cotton variety development, corn production, and budgeting and marketing crops

    Registration:

    Certified Crop Advisers seeking to register for this event can contact University of Missouri Fisher Delta Research Center at (573) 379-5431 or University of Missouri Extension Cape Girardeau County at (573) 243-3581.

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/21/2016

    Cost:

    $50.00
    Registration is $50 per session or $180 for all four sessions.

    Facilitator:

    George Ohmes, OhmesG@umsystem.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581




    Beginners Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Chillicothe, MO (Session 6 of 18)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    607 W Business 36, 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. 

    Registration:

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

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Chillicothe, MO (Session 6 of 18)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

    Where:  
    607 W Business 36, 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. 

    Registration:

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

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Cooking Matters (Session 3 of 6)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Where:  
    Franklin P. Norman Community Center
    200 N Ash Street, Nevada MO map...

    Description:

    Cooking Matters for Kids uses the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and MyPlate as the foundation for teaching children about food preparation, food safety, and food resource management.

    Session topic:

    Participants will learn about whole grains and how to identify and whole grain. Recipes prepared will include whole grains.

    Registration:

    Call the Nevada Community Center at 417-448-2740

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/7/2016

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    Yes

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Diabetes Education including Diabetes Self-Management - NKC Library (Session 3 of 6)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Amy Vance, vanceam@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Cancelled-Taking Control of Your Finances

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    PCRMC - Waynesville Medical Plaza (small conference room)
    1000 Gw Lane, Waynesville MO map...

    Description:

    Free workshop to help you keep control of family finances are available statewide. Managing and budgeting your bills, how to avoid debt and credit scams are topics covered in the program. The workshop will be taught by University of Missouri Extension Family Financial Education instructor. Topics include: How to track your spending and how to develop a budget How to cut expenses How to talk to family members about finances How to prioritize debts and how to maintain good relations with creditors Understanding health insurance coverage options How to avoid debt and credit scams that target unemployed victims How to identify resources in your community that can help you save money Learning more about these topics will help relieve financial strain on you and your family workshop

    Registration:

    Please call the Pulaski County Extension Center to register for the training: 573-774-6177

    Registration
    deadline:

    11/17/2016

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-St. Louis County Extension Center (Session 11 of 16)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    132 E Monroe Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    This 8-week strength-training program can get your fitness journey (re)started. Participants will be guided safely by a trained instructor through warm up, eight muscle-strengthening exercises and a cool down. more...

    Registration:

    register on-line Extension.missouri.edu/stlouis/classes

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Carter County Extension Council Meeting

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Carter County Nutrition Center
    Van Buren MO

    Description:

    The Carter County Extension Council meets to conduct business and further Extension efforts in Carter County.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Shannon County
    phone: 573-226-3268




    MU Extension Agriculture Connection October 17, 2016 to December 26, 2016 (Session 6 of 11)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

    Where:  
    107.7 The Lake
    1225 S Highway 39, Stockton MO map...

    Description:

    This is a radio program that allow MU Extension Specialist in the area of Agronomy, Livestock and Ag Business to educate the public on current issue with the goal of providing listeners information to improve their agricultural operations.

    Session topic:

    This is a radio program that allow MU Extension Specialist in the area of Agronomy, Livestock and Ag Business to educate the public on current issue with the goal of providing listeners information to improve their agricultural operations.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cedar County
    phone: 417-276-3313




    Canceled: Making Money Count-- Saline - P&P (Session 2 of 3)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    Marshall
    900 W Vest Street, Marshall MO map...



    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Trenton, Nov-Dec 2016) (Session 6 of 18)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Where:  
    2610 Princeton Road, Trenton MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-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 twice 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 or HackertJ@missouri.edu to register. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. If you need special accommodations because of a disability, or if you need materials in an alternative format, please inform me when registering.

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/21/2016

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00
    Fee is waived - class sponsored by Horizons Foundation and University of Missouri Extension.

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cedar County
    phone: 417-276-3313




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 10 of 16)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    Northview Senior Center
    Springfield MO

    Description:

    16 classes will be held at the Northview Senior Center in Springfield, Missouri. People 55 and over can participate at no cost to them. The class is funded by the Greene County Senior Citizen's Tax.

    Session topic:

    Session 10

    Registration:

    To register call or visit the Northview Senior Center

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/17/2016

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    all fees are paid through a grant from the Greene County Senior Tax Fund

    Facilitator:

    Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909




    Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist monthly chapter meeting (Session 5 of 15)

    When:  Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Mercy Hospital O'Reilly Cancer Center
    2055 S Fremont Ave , Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly chapter meeting of the Springfield Plateau Master Naturalists

    Session topic:

    Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist monthly chapter meeting

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044