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Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017

Building Better Child Care Workshop Clinton, MO (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Rotary Building in Clinton
Clinton MO

Session topic:

Grow It Try It Like It

Cost:

$0.00




Building Better Child Care Workshop Clinton, MO (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Rotary Building in Clinton
Clinton MO

Session topic:

Moving and Learning

Cost:

$0.00




Building Better Child Care Workshop Clinton, MO (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Rotary Building in Clinton
Clinton MO

Session topic:

Eating Well

Cost:

$0.00




Community Leadership Development - Adult

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Description:

Funding Your Neighborhood Project Saturday, February 18 || 9 AM–1 PM School of Social Work, UMSL Bellerive Hall, Chapel Classroom (2nd floor) Join us to learn the tools and techniques to secure funding for your neighborhood project. Learn how to seek out a variety of funding opportunities and sources specific to your project. Become skilled in the art of persuasive writing as a tool for making your funding request successful. This hands-on workshop will provide you with real-world examples and take-aways that will help you get your neighborhood project started or expand an existing one. Whether you’re new to grant writing or fundraising, or a seasoned professional, this workshop is for you. more...

Registration:

Registration required. For questions or accommodations, please contact Claire Wolff: 314-516-6392 or wolffca@missouri.edu  more...

Registration
deadline:

2/15/2017

Class size:

27

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

Claire Wolff, wolffca@missouri.edu
St. Louis County Extension Center at UMSL
phone: 314-516-6392




Achievers 4-H Club Meeting (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Description:

Taney County 4-H Shooting Sports Club: Meets 3rd Saturday of every month for range practice. Contact: Cassandra Nabena, 417-230-8077 or cnabena9823@gmail.com

Session topic:

4-H Shooting Sports Club Meeting

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
There is an annual 4-H fee of $20 and an annual club fee of $15

Facilitator:

Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




MU Extension Resources for College Readiness, Family Nutrition, Financial Planning and Business Development

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Description:

Learn about the different programs offered by MU Extension in applying for college, eating healthy, improving your family finances and starting or growing a business. Extension specialists will be available to provide counseling and explain the different types of assistance Extension can provide for responsible, relevant and reliable solutions to individuals, businesses and communities.

Registration:

Please call or email Pablo Arroyo, Business Development Specialist, 636-583-5141, arroyop@missouri.edu

Class size:

75

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pablo Arroyo, arroyop@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Participants will have an opportunity to assess their business idea, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, learn about marketing strategies, and identify sources of financing.  more...

Registration:

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=533198F50BA64C2F7E73AFDE58179EFF.worker_registrant?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07edkvh3ge7fa8841a more...

Registration
deadline:

2/9/2017

Cost:

$29.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417-625-9575




2017 SE 4-H Regional Energizer

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 9 a.m. to 5 a.m.

Where:  
PO Box 169, Bloomfield MO map...

Description:

This year’s Southeast Regional Energizer is for the 4-H family – youth ages 8-18. Come and explore some of the projects that you may not normally sign up for. There will also be sessions for volunteers to learn more about their role in the youth-adult partnership.

Registration:

Forms and Money postmarked by Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Forms Needed: Southeast Regional Energizer Registration Form Missouri 4-H Health Form (from 4-H Online) Send Forms and Fees To: Cape Girardeau County Extension Council PO Box 408 Jackson MO 63755 573-243-3581

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Meier, meierl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




MoTax Initiative - Camdenton (Session 4 of 15)

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center - Camden County
44 Roofener Street, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

MoTax offers a gateway to financial education through taxpayer assistance. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program provides free tax assistance (preparation of federal and state tax returns) to low income, disabled, homebound and English as a second language taxpayers. Some VITA sites provide assistance only to those taxpayers who are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit. MoTax is supported by University of Missouri Extension along with federal and local partners. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) volunteers provide free tax assistance to low income, disabled, homebound and English as a second language taxpayers. Some VITA sites provide assistance only to those taxpayers who are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit. more...

Session topic:

Free income tax preparation in Camdenton

Registration:

Call Rebecca at 573-319-9053. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




Master Beekeepers - Level 1

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 8 a.m. to 1 a.m.

Where:  
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

“Introduction to Bees and Beekeeping” will focus on the principles of beekeeping. Those principles include the history of beekeeping, honeybee biology, plant and pollinator relationship, and essential equipment and requirements. Dan Cropper, a beekeeper from West Plains, will teach the course using curriculum developed by the University of Missouri. “This high-quality program will offer both classroom instruction and mentoring opportunities for participants,” said David Burton, county program director for Greene County Extension. The Missouri Master Beekeeper certification program consists of six levels: Beginner Beekeeper, Apprentice Beekeeper, Journeyman Beekeeper, Junior Master Beekeeper, Master Trainer, and Master Beekeeper. By the end of this first course, individuals will be able to help experienced beekeepers in the management of hives. Individuals must have one year of experience rearing bees and join a local beekeeping club before taking an exam to move up to the next level. Experienced beekeepers can test up through the first two levels of the program if they have three or more years of experience. This introduction class is for any individual interested in learning beekeeping.  more...

Registration:

Pre-registration is required.The course costs $61 and includes a beekeeping book. Registration and payment must be made by Feb 14 to Greene County Extension, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. 65807.  more...

Registration
deadline:

2/14/2017

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$61.00

Facilitator:

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




Lewis and Marion County Cattlemen's Association Annual Scholarship Banquet

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Description:

The Lewis and Marion County Cattlemen's Association provides area producers with opportunities to learn the latest advancements in livestock production and management. The Association provides scholastic opportunities for area youth enrolled in secondary education and supports efforts to encourage women in agriculture.  more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brenda Schreck, ArnoldBr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lewis County
phone: 573-767-5273




Starting and Managing a Business (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
St. Louis Community College-Meramec Campus
11333 Big Bend Road

Description:

Are you thinking about starting and managing a small business in Missouri? Designed for individuals who are considering starting a business, have made the decision to start or who have been in business for less than two years. These are two session: February 18, 2017 & April 1, 2017 (All Saturdays)

Session topic:

Are you thinking about starting and managing a small business in Missouri? Designed for individuals who are considering starting a business, have made the decision to start or who have been in business for less than two years.

Registration:

registrations through St. Louis Community College at Meramec. http://www.stlcc.edu

Cost:

$59.00

Facilitator:

Diane Oliver, beckld@umsystem.edu
St. Louis - SBTDC
phone: 314-657-3768




First Grade Gardening Program (Missouri Grow Well Program)

When:  Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, noon to Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, 3 p.m.

Where:  
203 Cedar Street, Hermitage MO map...

Description:

This program was developed by Hickory County MU Extension and our Master Gardeners of Hickory County. All elementary schools (First graders only) in Hickory County, with the assistance of their local FFA chapters, planted vegetable garden seed provided by the Missouri Grow Well program, to take home to start a garden.

Registration:

N/A

Registration
deadline:

2/10/2017

Class size:

200

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
N/A

Facilitator:

William Halleran, halleranw@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Hickory County
phone: 417-745-6767