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Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Lafayette County Center

14 E. 19th St., , Higginsville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is a strength training program to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri's Stay Strong Stay Healthy (SSSH) program was designed to increase middle-age and older adults' access to a safe, structured and effective strength training program. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial for health.

Registration:

To register, please contact the Lafayette County Extension Office at 660-584-3658 or email the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

9/20/2014

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Shanshan Chen, chensha@missouri.edu
Lafayette County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/584-3658




Show Me Better Health -- Cooper County (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Cooper County Extension Office Conference Room
510 Jackson Rd Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Learn how to manage your ongoing health condition. This six-week workshop will teach you the tools to design your own day-to-day self-management program.

Registration:

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

Cost:

$0.00
This program is free due to a grant.

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy,- Advanced, Bates County (Session 15 of 20)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Where:  
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 Nursery Street, Butler MO map...

Description:

The goal of the Advanced SSSH program is to increase on the fitness base acquired from SSSH by adding new and more challenging exercises. Advanced SSSH is designed to challenge older adults in new and different ways, to help avoid staleness and plateaus, and to improve activities of daily living. This program features exercises using resistance from body weight, hand weights, and ankle weights. It also features balance exercises, core exercises, low back exercises, and flexibility exercises.

Session topic:

Class members will warm-up, complete 2 sets of a series of 9-10 exercises and then cool down.

Registration:

Call the Bates County University of Missouri Extension office at 660-679-4167 for registration information.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/679-4167




Tai Chi for Health - UMKC (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, noon to 12:50 p.m.

Where:  
UMKC - Volker Campus
Kansas City MO

Description:

Tai Chi for Health is easy to learn for relaxation, strengthening mind and body, and improving health and fitness. The gentle movements of Tai Chi have been shown to improve coordination, balance, flexibility, muscle strength, and posture. Tai Chi helps create a sense of well-being while facilitating mind/body awareness and reducing stress.

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension 816-252-5051

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy for special needs adults (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
Session 1 on 9/29 will be held at the MU Extension Center in Callaway County, 5803 County Rd. 302, Fulton, MO.
All other sessions will be held at 300 Pioneer St. in Fulton, MO
Fulton MO

Description:

10 week basic strength training program.

Session topic:

Session 1 on 9/29 will be held at the MU Extension Center in Callaway County, 5803 County Rd. 302, Fulton, MO.
All other sessions will be held at 300 Pioneer St. in Fulton, MO

Registration:

Contact Chris merritt by phone at 636-456-3444 or by email merrittc@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

9/29/2014

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Stay Strong, Stay HealthyAdvanced (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Courthouse Annex
Galena MO

Description:

The Advanced Stay Strong Stay Healthy program was developed in 2009 by a team of MU Extension Specialists to meet the increasing need for a follow-up program to the 10 week Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program.
The goal of the Advanced SSSH program is to increase on the fitness base acquired from SSSH by adding new and more challenging exercises. Advanced SSSH is designed to challenge older adults in new and different ways, to help avoid staleness and plateaus, and to improve activities of daily living. This program features exercises using resistance from body weight, hand weights, and ankle weights. It also features balance exercises, core exercises, low back exercises, and flexibility exercises.

Session topic:

Session 8 of 10

Registration:

Call the Stone County University Extension Office 417-357-6812

Registration
deadline:

9/12/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




2014 Master Gardener Core Training - Taney County (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
OTC
Hollister MO

Description:

A training program designed for Master Gardener volunteers.

Session topic:

Landscape Trees - Greg Cassell / Cindy Garner, Presenters (MO Dept of Conservation)

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$150.00
A price break is available for couples of the same household.

Facilitator:

C. Tim Schnakenberg, SchnakenbergC@missouri.edu
Stone County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/357-6812




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
300 Pioneer street I Fulton, MO
300 Pioneer Dr, Fulton MO map...

Description:

Basic Stay Strong Stay Healthy 10 week program.

Registration:

To register contact the MU Extension Center in Callaway County 573-642-0755. YOu may also stop at the Extension Center 5803 County Rd 302, Fulton, MO or email Chris Merritt; merrittc@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

10/1/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Lowry City Town & Country 4-H Club (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Youth Building on the Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Justen McCarter, mccarterj@missouri.edu
St. Clair County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/646-2419




Master Gardener Core Training - Pettis County (Session 4 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 6 p.m. to Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, 9 p.m.

Where:  
Pettis County Extension Center

1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

The mission of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening and environmental education. The Master Gardener Program throughout Missouri promotes and raises public awareness of the University of Missouri Extension as a source of unbiased, research based gardening information.

Session topic:

3-hour sessions covering the following topic: Soil and composting

Registration
deadline:

10/10/2014

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$149.00
Fee covers all course materials and classes. A $15 discount is available for those households who would like only one core manual. Registration and payment are due by October 10, 2014 to the Pettis County Extension Center 1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO 65301 660-827-0591

Facilitator:

Joni Ross Harper, rossjo@missouri.edu
Morgan County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/378-5358




2014 Master Gardener Core Training - Christian County (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
OTC - Richwood Valley
Ozark MO

Description:

A training program designed for Master Gardener volunteers.

Session topic:

Landscape Trees - Greg Cassell / Cindy Garner, Presenters (MO Dept of Conservation)

Registration
deadline:

10/9/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$150.00
A price break is available for couples of the same household.

Facilitator:

Gordon L. Carriker, Ph.D., carrikerg@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Master Gardener core class series- Cole County (Session 12 of 12)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Rd, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Twelve classes will be held at this office from August 18th until November 10th on Monday evenings. Class time is 6 to 9:15 pm.. Trained Master Gardeners, Extension Specialists and instructors from the University of Missouri will teach the classes. Topics may include, but are not limited to: plant growth; soils; vegetables; fruit; insects; woody ornamentals, turf and landscaping.

Session topic:

Vermiculture & Composting

Registration:

Send payment to Cole County Extension Center, Attn: MG course; 2436 Tanner Bridge Road; Jefferson City, MO 65101. Make check payable to Cole County Extension Center. Or stop by during office hours- 8 AM to 4:30 PM.
573/634-2824  more...

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$135.00

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Master Gardener Core Training - Pettis County (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Pettis County Extension Center

1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

The mission of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening and environmental education. The Master Gardener Program throughout Missouri promotes and raises public awareness of the University of Missouri Extension as a source of unbiased, research based gardening information.

Session topic:

3-hour sessions covering the following topic: Insects and IPM

Registration
deadline:

10/10/2014

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$149.00
Fee covers all course materials and classes. A $15 discount is available for those households who would like only one core manual. Registration and payment are due by October 10, 2014 to the Pettis County Extension Center 1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO 65301 660-827-0591

Facilitator:

Joni Ross Harper, rossjo@missouri.edu
Morgan County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/378-5358




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

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 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:

Danee Douglas , douglascd@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 747-3193




Marion County Council Meeting (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Marion County Courthouse


100 S. Main, 2nd floor courtroom, Palmyra MO map...

Description:

Marion County Extension Council Meeting more...

Session topic:

Monthly Business meeting.

Registration:

Monthly business meeting of Marion County Extension Council.
Facilitator: Sherry Nelson
NelsonS@missouri.edu Phone: 573-769-2177

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sherry F. Nelson, LCSW, MSW., NelsonS@missouri.edu
Marion County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 769-2177




Barton County Extension Council Meeting (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Wolfe Building, Gardner Room
810 E 12th

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Barton County Extension Council to review Extension programs and expenditures and plan for future educational programing

Session topic:

Planning for open house, budget preparation for 2015 appropriation request

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kathryn Macomber, macomberk@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




MU Extension Agriculture Connection (Session 18 of 52)

When:  Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 8:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

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

Description:

This is a once a week radio program that we do on 107.7 The Lake Radio Station in Stockton Mo. on an relevant agricultural topic.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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