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Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013

FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost Ave. , Kansas City MO map...

Description:

FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ is targeted to existing businesses who want to develop a plan for growing their companies. Hindsight is 20/20, so use that to create a framework and a plan to improve your business performance. In this course, you are an active participant working on your own business strategy. Facilitators are knowledgeable entrepreneur practitioners who are attuned to the issues that influence the decisions you make about your company, making the program meaningful by applying this knowledge to your business. On-going coaching enables you to access one-on-one input to continue to move your business forward even after the program has ended.

Registration:

Register before December 15 to receive the early-bird price of $745.00. After December 15, price is $895.00.
For more information about this event, please contact Mark Allen at (816) 235-6430 or allenmd@umkc.edu.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$895.00

Facilitator:

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




From Individual Contributor to Leader (Learn it, Live it, Leadershop® series)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Technology Development Center
900 Innovation Dr, Rolla MO map...

Description:

The transition to leader or manager can be a challenging one. This workshop provides guidance to help navigate the changes associated with leading and managing others, and proves to be helpful for experienced and new managers alike. Participants will be able to relate their experience to the key shifts required to successfully lead others. This class will be taught by the outstanding Coaches of The Quality Coach! who have earned an impeccable reputation as some of the top Leadership development experts in the country. more...

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Registration:

Participants will earn CEUs (Continuing Education Units) for their participation in this class. Class size is limited to 20 participants. To reserve a place for yourself or members of your organization, or for additional information about the class, please contact Amy Eagan at amy@thequalitycoach.com.

Registration
deadline:

2/25/2012

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$155.00

Facilitator:

Robert Davis, robbiedavis@mst.edu
phone: 573/341-6272




An Introduction to Tax Accounting

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
St. Louis County Library Headquarters
1640 S Lindbergh Blvd, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

You will go through several IRS lessions that will be virtual in nature. You will learn what you need to know about federal taxes and your new business. How to set-up and run your business so paying taxes is not a hassle. How to file and pay your taxes using a computer. What you need to know when you run your business out of your home. How to set-up a retirement plan for yourself and your employees. What you need to know about federal taxes when hiring employees or contractors. How to manage payroll so you withhold the right amount of taxes from employees. How to make tax deposits and file your payroll taxes using a computer and finally what you need to know about Federal Unemployment Taxes (FUTA).

Session topic:

Designed to help small business owners understand and fulfill their Federal tax responsibilities. We will cover small business tax basics including:
different business entities; business use of home and car; record keeping;

Registration:

Call 314-994-3300 or stop by any St. Louis Country Library location to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lynette Watson, watsonly@missouri.edu
Business Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 314/241-1511




VITA Tax Service- Stone County OACAC (Ozarks Area Community Action Council) (Session 4 of 9)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County OACAC office. Lower level of shopping mall.
10944 East Hwy 76, Branson West MO map...

Description:

VITA tax service and education. Clients meeting IRS eligibility for VITA service can make an appointment to have thier taxes done at no charge. Volunteers who do the taxes are trained and certified by the IRS and MU Extension. We do not do itemized taxes, business taxes or capital gains and losses.

Registration:

For more information and/or to schedule an appointment call 417-357-6812.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Canceled: Advanced QuickBooks

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Saline County Career Center
900 W Vest St, Marshall MO map...



FREE Tax Preparation by Appointment, Savannah, MO (Session 6 of 14)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Andrew County Extension Office
411 Court, 2nd Floor Courthouse, Savannah MO map...

Description:

If you are low- to moderate-income, and would like help with filing your taxes, we will help you at no cost to you. Free tax returns can also be prepared for high school and college students; as well as individuals and families who do not own a business.
You do need to make an appointment. You can make your appointment by calling your local University of Missouri Extension Center or call the Andrew County Extension Center at 816.324.3147, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM or you can leave a message and Kathy or Rebecca will return your call. Bring picture IDs for all adults, Social Security cards for everyone you are claiming, W-2s, 1099s, etc. It is also a good idea to bring anything you receive in the mail that indicates it is tax related and a copy of your last years’ tax return.

Session topic:

Free Tax Preparation

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
Andrew County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 324-3147




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Union- Zion UCC - 9 AM (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Zion United Church of Christ
115 South Washington Avenue
Union, Missouri 63084
115 S Washington Ave, Union MO map...

Description:

A ten-week strengh training program to improve strength, flexiblity and balance in adults age 45 and older. more...

Session topic:

Class 7 Exercise

Registration:

Franklin County MU Extension Center
116 West Main Street
Union, MO 63084
Phone: (636) 583-5141 more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00
$15 refund if complete pre- and post-evaluation and attend all sessions

Facilitator:

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




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Truman Education Center, Bldg. 499 - Room 19
Constitution Avenue, Ft. Leonard Wood MO map...

Description:

Three-hour course that introduces participants to the business planning process and provides tools to assess their personal, managerial, technical and financial skills to successfully run a business.

Session topic:

This 3-hour offering will provide you with an overview of the critical first steps (planning, licensing, etc.) associated with starting a business.

Registration:

ACAP Office - Ph: 573-596-0175

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00
Free for Military Personnel/ACAP Clientele

Facilitator:

Jacqueline Rasmussen, RasmussenJ@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 346-2644




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced-Bates County Memorial Hospital (Session 14 of 20)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

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

Description:

Advanced Stay Strong Stay Healthy is for senior adults who have successfully completed Stay Strong Stay Healthy or already have a strength training regimen. We will complete a seres of 10 exercises with warm up and cool down each week. Pre and post assessments will be completed on each participant.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a series of 10 exercises with warm-up and cool down.

Registration:

Call the Bates County MU Extension Office at 660-679-4167

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 4 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
St. Patrick's Catholic Church
51 Highway H North , Greenfield MO map...

Description:

60 minutes of Strength training exercises

Session topic:

60 minutes of strength training exercises

Registration:

For registration information call: Tina Brownsberger, COUNTY OFFICE SUPPORT STAFF
or Email: brownsbergert@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

1/31/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
$40/couple

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




Small Loan Advantage (SLA) and Lender Management Tools

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Ozarks Small Business Incubator (OzSBI) - Meeting Room
408 Washington Avenue, West Plains MO map...

Description:

SLA was created as a streamlined loan application process for loans $350,000 and less. For use by all participating SBA lenders, the SLA program is available for term financing and offers an 85% guaranty on loans up to $150,000 and 75% guaranty on loans over $150,000 up to the maximum of $350,000.

Session topic:

SLA was created as a streamlined loan application process for loans $350,000 and less. For use by all participating SBA lenders, the SLA program is available for term financing and offers an 85% guaranty on loans up to $150,000 and 75% guaranty on loans

Registration:

Please register by calling 417-255-8789

Registration
deadline:

2/28/2013

Cost:

$0.00




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Union- Zion UCC - 10:15 AM (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Where:  
Zion United Church of Christ
115 South Washington Avenue
Union, Missouri 63084
115 S Washington Ave, Union MO map...

Description:

A ten-week strengh training program to improve strength, flexiblity and balance in adults age 45 and older. more...

Session topic:

Class 7 Exercise

Registration:

Franklin County MU Extension Center
116 West Main Street
Union, MO 63084
Phone: (636) 583-5141 more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
$15 refund if complete pre- and post-evaluation and attend all sessions

Facilitator:

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




MU Extension/KOLR10 Television Interview "From the Ground Up" (Session 121 of 174)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
High tunnel construction workshop
Springfield MO

Description:

This live television program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. Chris Smith and others from KOLR10 television, Springfield, conduct the interview, which includes MU Extension horticulture specialists and others with gardening expertise. The program airs on Thursdays on the KOLR10 Midday Newscast, at 11:15am.

Session topic:

High tunnel construction workshop

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Healthy Habits fo Life-daycare training

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Top meeting room
301 N Clark, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Training for Educare parents-Healthy Habits for Life-teaching nutrition to pre-schoolers

Session topic:

Teaching parents of Educare, nutrition for pre-schoolers

Registration:

Call the Educare office 573-651-9171 Ext. 107

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 14 of 20)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

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

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is a fun interactive class that involves a series of 8 strength training exercises with warm-up and cool down for each session. Participants can expect to improve their balance, strength and flexibility.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, series of ten strength training exercises and then cool down.

Registration:

Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Extension Council Annual Meeting - Webster County

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, noon to 2 p.m.

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

Description:

Extension Council Annual Meeting - February

Session topic:

Annual meeting of the Webster County Extension Council.

Registration:

Potluck luncheon with election of 2013 officers and recognition of outgoing members

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
Webster County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 859-2044




Master Gardener (Session 9 of 19)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri Botanical Garden - Kemper Center for Home Gardening
4344 Shaw Blvd, Saint Louis MO map...

Session topic:

Pruning -
Ben Chu

Registration
deadline:

10/3/2011

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nathan Brandt, brandtn@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7388




Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Butler

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Bates County Health Dept.
501 N. Orange, Butler MO map...

Description:

Ag producers who need to obtain or renew a private pesticide applicator license can attend one of the following training sessions provided through University of Missouri Extension. This class also completes the EPA worker protection training program for ag employees who handle pesticides.

Session topic:

Ag producers who need to obtain or renew a private pesticide applicator license can attend one of the following training sessions provided through University of Missouri Extension. This class also completes the EPA worker protection training program.

Registration:

Register one week prior to the class by calling 417-448-2560. $12 M87 manual must be purchased unless you bring and '07 version with you.

Cost:

$12.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Miller, MillerPD@missouri.edu
Vernon County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 448-2560




2013 Master Gardeners of Greene County Level 1 Training (Session 3 of 14)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

An intensive in-depth training for those interested in the Master Gardener program. Preregistration and acceptance into the class is required.

Session topic:

Turf management

Registration:

Registration is closed for this class

Registration
deadline:

2/19/2013

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$150.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




VITA Tax Service- College of the Ozarks (Session 4 of 9)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
College of the Ozarks- Family & Consumer Science Building.
100 Opportunity Avenue, Point Lookout MO map...

Description:

VITA tax service and education. Clients meeting IRS eligibility for VITA service can make an appointment to have thier taxes done at no charge. Volunteers who do the taxes are trained and certified by the IRS and MU Extension. We do not do itemized taxes, business taxes or capital gains and losses.

Registration:

For more information and/or to schedule an appointment call 417-546-4431 or 888-504-0443.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Money Matters: Budgeting and Saving

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
MOCA Resource Center
219 S Walnut Street, Richland MO map...

Description:

How to budget and management your money on less

Session topic:

Budgeting/Money Management

Registration
deadline:

2/27/2013

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




CANCELED - Real World Marketing in Action

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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

Description:

This workshop is designed to give you tools you can use to see that your message is heard – and understood. You will learn about a series of marketing components that, when implemented together, can take your company a long way in refining your marketing. You will discover how to integrate social media tools into your marketing plan to help you build a community of customers that will become loyal to your business. You can utilize your marketing components to create a strong, successful marketing campaign. Ignoring just one of these areas will make your marketing efforts vulnerable and inefficient. Learning the basic components will help all business owners and marketers to know their market, customers and competition. more...

Cost:

$39.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, Lamar
1301 East 6th Street, Lamar MO map...

Description:

A ten week strength training program designed for middle-aged and older adults. Participation in regular strengthening exercises will help you to build muscle and increase bone density, thereby helping to prevent frailty and osteoporosis. Strength training can benefit you in many ways, arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, and maintain healthy blood sugar levels.

Session topic:

60 minutes of strength training exercises

Registration:

To register for programs, please contact Barton County Extension at 417-682-3579

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
$25.00 per person & $40.00 per couple

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 3 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, Lamar

Description:

A ten week strength training program designed for middle-aged and older adults. Participation in regular strengthening exercises will help you to build muscle and increase bone density, thereby helping to prevent frailty and osteoporosis. Strength training can benefit you in many ways, arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, and maintain healthy blood sugar levels.

Session topic:

60 minutes of strength training exercises

Registration:

To register for programs, please contact Barton County Extension at 417-682-3579

Registration
deadline:

2/8/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
$25.00 per person & $40.00 per couple

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/682-3579




4-H MOVE Club Meeting

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Bowling Center
RR 8 Box 3528, Doniphan MO map...

Session topic:

The 4-H MOVE Club will be meeting at the bowling center on February 28th at 4pm. Ages 5-18 are welcome to join. The cost for bowling is $3.75 each.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Ray-Pec Community Alliance (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Peculiar Fire Station near high school, Peculiar MO map...

Description:

This community grassroots group are addressing drugs, violence and bullying among youth in the Ray-Pec school district.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Bethany Jan-Mar, 2013 (Session 6 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Where:  
Harrison County Extension Center, Court House Basement
1505 Main Street, Bethany MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a ten week strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life.

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

Registration
deadline:

1/24/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
If both this basic and the advanced class (on Tuesdays) is taken, the fee for both is $40.

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
Harrison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 425-6434




Focus on Kids

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
The community room in the Pulaski County Courthouse
301 Historic 66 E, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

More than half of all marriages end in divorce, and the majority of these involve children. Conflict between parents, both before and after a divorce, is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their divorce.


Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing to attend an educational parenting program. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts.

Registration:

To register for this program please call the Pulaski County Extension Office at 573-774-6177

Registration
deadline:

2/27/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Pulaski County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/774-6177




Emerging Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity Programs (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Description:

Healthy U community couch to 5K

Session topic:

Community Couch to 5K Kick-Off

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Megan D. Webb, webbmd@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Canceled: Nutrition Training for Child Care Providers

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Salem TCRC
1200 W Rolla Rd, Salem MO map...



Applying Science, Engineering and Technology - Complex (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Cuba Church of Christ
South Hwy. 19, Cuba MO map...

Description:

Livestock Quality Assurance Workshops

Session topic:

Livestock Quality Assurance training for all 4-H members enrolled in meat animal projects. Good Livestock management practises will be emphasized to insure a safe, wholesome product of the highest quality for the consumer.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Karen Branstetter, BranstetterK@missouri.edu
Crawford County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 775-2135




FastTrac - Planning & Growing a Business Venture - PB (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Poplar Bluff Area Chamber of Commerce
1111 West Pine Street, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ is targeted to existing businesses who want to develop a plan for growing their companies. Hindsight is 20/20, so use that to create a framework and a plan to improve your business performance. In this course, you are an active participant working on your own business strategy. Facilitators are knowledgeable entrepreneur practitioners who are attuned to the issues that influence the decisions you make about your company, making the program meaningful by applying this knowledge to your business. On-going coaching enables you to access one-on-one input to continue to move your business forward even after the program has ended.

Registration
deadline:

2/20/2013

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kevin Anderson, andersonkl@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Howell County Private Pesticide Applicator Training

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Howell County Extension Office
217 S Aid Ave, West Plains MO map...

Description:

Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.

Session topic:

Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.

Registration:

$12 for training manual

Cost:

$12.00
Persons from the same household can share material

Facilitator:

Sarah Kenyon, kenyons@missouri.edu
Texas County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/967-4545




Jefferson County 4-H Council (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Hillsboro MO

Description:

Members and volunteers from each 4-H Club in the county work together to plan and implement 4-H programs and activities. Meets every 4th Thursday at the Jefferson County Extension Office at 6:00 pm. For more information about 4-H in Jefferson County contact Melissa Scheer at the Extension Office.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Scheer, scheermb@missouri.edu
Jefferson County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/797-5054




Private Pesticide Applicator Training- Cedar County

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Cedar County Health Complex on Owen Mill Rd
Stockton MO

Description:

A Private Pesticide Applicator Training is being offered in Stockton for those who need to acquire or renew their license to purchase restricted-use pesticides for private-land use.

This license is valid for five years. Participants must be 18 or older to receive the license.

This session will be taught face-to-face with an instructor. Video, PowerPoint, and a practical exercise will be used during the training.

Call the Cedar County Extension office at 417-276-3313 to reserve a seat, make accommodations due to a disability, or for more information.

At least one Private Pesticide Applicator's Reference Manual must be purchased per household/family. The cost of the manual is $12. If you or an immediate family member already has a copy of the Reference Manual (2007 edition or more current), please bring it to the training to waive the fee.

Registration:

Call the Cedar County Extension office at 417-276-3313 to reserve a seat, make accommodations due to a disability, or for more information.

Registration
deadline:

2/27/2013

Cost:

$12.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Scheer, scheermb@missouri.edu
Jefferson County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/797-5054




The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Description:

Preparing a business plan is one of the most daunting tasks in starting and running a successful business. It could also be the most critical task! Our seminar will explain the fundamentals everyone needs to know before “putting pen to paper.” Attending this seminar will reduce your frustration and save you time and ultimately money. This program is for current and future business owners and focuses on understanding the key components of a business plan. It will also provide guidelines for style, appearance to help create a professional look for your business plan, and other tools and assistance in business planning. Enroll in both this class and Starting A Small Business – The First Steps and receive a $10 discount. more...

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Chris Thompson, ThompsonCV@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 634-2824




Canceled: Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes, St. Peters (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...



Women's Financial Education Series (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
St. Charles Community College
4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr, Cottleville MO map...

Description:

The Women's Financial Education Series (WFES) is a multi-session workshop that helps women to: improve money management skills, increase current levels of financial knowledge, develop confidence in decision-making abilities, gain control over lives by taking control of their finances. more...

Session topic:

Banking, credit and debt management

Registration:

Click the more information link above for program and registration details or call 636-922-8233.

Cost:

$49.00
Partial scholarships available

Facilitator:

Suzanne Gellman, GellmanS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/970-3000




Andrew County Extension Council Meetings, 2012-2013 (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Jury Room, Courthouse
411 Court, Savannah MO map...

Description:

Open monthly meetings of the Andrew County Extension Council

Session topic:

February Extension Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
Andrew County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 324-3147




Master Gardener Training/Development (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Session topic:

Growing in a Greenhouse

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Jasper County Master Gardener Level I training (Session 4 of 13)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
Jasper County Central Annex
105 Lincoln, Carthage MO map...

Description:

The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri. Those trained through the program volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening. To become trained as a Master Gardener, an individual must attend a 30 hour Core Course Training. Then the Master Gardener trainee is required to give 30 hours of volunteer service back in approved University of Missouri Extension activities. A large percentage of volunteer hours is dedicated to providing assistance with the heavy workload of horticulture questions in county Extension offices. Through activities such as Extension hot lines, workshops, speakers bureaus, garden show booths and demonstration projects, Master Gardeners provide gardening information to thousands of Missourians each year.

Session topic:

Home Lawn and Turf

Registration:

Contact the Jasper County Extension Center for an application and registration information.

Registration
deadline:

2/6/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$145.00
Ozark Gateway Master Gardeners are underwriting part of the fee. See application for details.

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
Jasper County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 358-2158




Emerging Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity Programs (Session 7 of 52)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Healthy U 2013 - student meetings

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Megan D. Webb, webbmd@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Fair Board (Session 2 of 7)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Henry County Fair Board Meeting

Cost:

$0.00




Eat Smart Guidelines - Lessons 3 & 4 Franklin County

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Memorial Auditorium, 500 E. Locust Street * Union, MO 63084
500 E Locust St, Union MO map...

Description:


"Setting the Stage for Eating Well-The Nutrition Environment" training discusses why and how to create a child care environment that encourages children to eat well and practice healthy eating habits. "Healthy Habits for Life-Teaching Nutrition to Preschool Children" training covers the importance of nutrition education and physical activity in the preschool curriculum. Participants will receive teaching resources and share ideas. This is most appropriate for teachers of 3 to 5 year olds. Provides 2 clock hours for providers.

Session topic:

Eat Smart 3 & 4: Setting the Stage for Eating Well - the Nutrition Environment
and Healthy Habits for Life – Teaching Nutrition to Preschoolers

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension - Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Private Pesticide Applicator Training: Kahoka

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Clark County Extension Center

111 E Court St Ste 10, Kahoka MO map...

Description:

Certify for or recertify a private pesticide applicator's license.

Registration:

To ensure an adequate supply of materials, please contact the Marion County University of Missouri Extension Center (573-769-2177 or marionco@missouri.edu) if you plan on attending this meeting.

Cost:

$0.00
M87: Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual is required for certification or recertification, and must be brought to the meeting. Producers who do not have this manual may purchase a copy at the meeting for $12.

Facilitator:

Alix Carpenter, CarpenterAC@missouri.edu
Marion County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 769-2177




Daviess County Extension Council (Session 11 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Daviess County Courthouse
102 N. Main, Ste 1, Gallatin MO map...

Description:

In every Missouri county, an MU Extension council — comprised of elected and appointed citizens — guides local educational programming. County council members are partners in the entire educational process, from needs assessment through program implementation and evaluation of outcomes.

Council members:

Work with regional specialists to provide the county educational program
Manage finances of local extension operations
Provide personnel to carry out extension activities
Elect and organize the local extension council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Becky Simpson, simpsonre@missouri.edu
Daviess/Caldwell County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/663-3232




Johnson County Livestock Activities (Session 3 of 30)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Fairgrounds

Description:

Johnson County large animal livestock shows (beef, sheep, swine, dairy, lead line, goat, horse, auction, carcass contest,jackpot show); weigh-ins for beef, sheep, goats, and swine; and committee meetings. Also includes the small animal committee meetings and small animal shows (rabbit, poultry, dog, cat, buck calf).

Session topic:

Livestock Committee Meeting

Registration:

To participate in the livestock shows 4-H and FFA members must complete pre-registration form by July 1 for the Johnson County fair.

Registration
deadline:

7/1/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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