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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017

FastTrac® TechVenture™ (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

You’re on the cusp of developing a cutting-edge technology or science-based business while Kansas City’s entrepreneurial community is buzzing and moving faster than ever before. You want to be part of it, but you need help with the details including funding and intellectual property protection.                                 So where do you start?
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.
Topics include:
~Business Model/Customer Development/Value Propositions 
~Researching Business Concept/Lean Canvas Product Development
~Entering the Market/Distribution Channels  
~Intellectual Property and Financial Projections  
~Building Management Teams and Advisory Boards   
~How to Pitch to Investors/Funding Sources  
~Identifying Funding and Working with Investors/Term Sheets and Due Diligence  

Cost:

$795.00

Facilitator:

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




FastTrac® TechVenture™ (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

You’re on the cusp of developing a cutting-edge technology or science-based business while Kansas City’s entrepreneurial community is buzzing and moving faster than ever before. You want to be part of it, but you need help with the details including funding and intellectual property protection.                                 So where do you start?
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.
Topics include:
~Business Model/Customer Development/Value Propositions 
~Researching Business Concept/Lean Canvas Product Development
~Entering the Market/Distribution Channels  
~Intellectual Property and Financial Projections  
~Building Management Teams and Advisory Boards   
~How to Pitch to Investors/Funding Sources  
~Identifying Funding and Working with Investors/Term Sheets and Due Diligence  

Cost:

$795.00

Facilitator:

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




FastTrac® TechVenture™ (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

You’re on the cusp of developing a cutting-edge technology or science-based business while Kansas City’s entrepreneurial community is buzzing and moving faster than ever before. You want to be part of it, but you need help with the details including funding and intellectual property protection.                                 So where do you start?
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.
Topics include:
~Business Model/Customer Development/Value Propositions 
~Researching Business Concept/Lean Canvas Product Development
~Entering the Market/Distribution Channels  
~Intellectual Property and Financial Projections  
~Building Management Teams and Advisory Boards   
~How to Pitch to Investors/Funding Sources  
~Identifying Funding and Working with Investors/Term Sheets and Due Diligence  

Cost:

$75.00
UBGI scholarship only

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 1 CJ (Session 14 of 18)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
103 Hodge Dr., Carl Junction 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 Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

10/3/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




Boost your Brain & Memory: Brain Fitness Class (Session 4 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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

Description:

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.

Registration:

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

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters for Homeschool Families in Pettis County (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Celebration Center
701 W. 32nd St. , Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Learn how to prepare healthy, delicious meals and stretch your food dollars from trained nutrition professionals! Topics covered include: • Cooking tips and techniques • Tips for proper food safety, storage and sanitation • Nutrition information to keep your family healthy • Budgeting—Stretch your food $$ and maximize your resources!! • Tips to get your family to try new foods • Shopping healthfully on a limited budget

Registration:

Melissa Cotton 660-827-0591 cottonmr@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

10/27/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




Boost your Brain and Memory, Chillicothe, MO (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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

Description:

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.

Registration:

Contact the Livingston County Extension Office at 660-646-0811.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Freeman Advantage (Session 13 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is an 8-week strength training program designed for older adults to maintain or gain strength, balance, and flexibility, which can decrease as we age.

Registration:

If interested, contact Jamie Gilmore with Freeman Advantage

Registration
deadline:

10/4/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$2.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 Freeman Advantage (Session 13 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2 is for individuals who have completed at least two rounds of Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 1. In Level 2 we continue to work toward improving strength, balance, and flexibility with more challenging exercises.

Registration:

If interested contact Jamie Gillmore with Freeman Advantage

Registration
deadline:

10/4/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$2.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters for Adults- Plato (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Cooking Matters is a hands-on nutrition education program designed to teach families and individuals how to plan, prepare, and eat healthy, balanced meals on a budget.

Registration:

Call Rebecca Eadie with Plato R-V Parents as Teachers to register. 417-217-4002 readie@plato.k12.mo.us All classes will be held at the Roby Community Center in Roby, MO.

Registration
deadline:

10/30/2017

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Laclede County
phone: 417-532-7126




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 - St Clair Senior Center (Session 8 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  
St. Clair Community Center
310 Park Avenue, Saint Clair MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is a strength training program for middle ages and older adults who want to improve their flexibility, strength and balance, which enables individuals to improve their quality of life and remain active.  No one is too inactive to participate. Each session includes warm-up exercised, simple strengthening exercises, with or without weights, and cool down exercises.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri, 116 West Main, Union, MO or call 636-583-5141 to register.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Free to Snap eligible participants

Facilitator:

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




Annual Watermelon Meeting

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
American Legion Hall
1615 1st St, Kennett, MO 63857, Kennett MO map...

Description:

The annual watermelon program provides an opportunity for growers in southeast Missouri, Northeast Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee to converge for a day of education related to growing specialty crops emphasizing cucurbits. Growers can network with each other as well as industry while learning from specialists.

Registration:

Please pre-register with the number attending at 573-686-8064. We need this for lunch.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Denkler, denklers@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Chronic Disease Self-Management At Ferguson Community Center (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
1050 Smith Avenue, Ferguson MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 1 - Rolla (Session 18 of 18)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Rolla Housing Authority
1440 Forum Drive, Rolla MO map...



Appleton City After-School Robotics Program (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, 3:15 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Description:

After-School Robotics Program for students, 2nd grade-5th grade, for 8 weeks. Students will be introduced to Junk Drawer, WeDO, and EV3 Robotics, as well as programming using tablets and laptops, and teamwork.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robyn Eckhoff, eckhoffr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167