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Monday, March 10, 2014

Food Safety ServSafe certification

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Warren County Extension Center
107 W. Walton, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

This program prepares participants to take the ServSafe Manager exam. By completing 8 hours of training and passing the exam participants will receive certification as a safe food service manager. This certification is required for managers is some communities. Current FDA guidelines on food handling are taught.

Session topic:

Course will prepare participants to take the ServSafe Manager Exam.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt 636-456-3444 or merrittc@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

2/24/2014

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00

Facilitator:

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




MU Extension Agriculture Connection Radio Program (Session 37 of 52)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

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

Description:

This radio program is setup to educate listeners on current topic within agriculture and provide them with knowlege that they can implement to improve their agriculture enterprise. MU Extension Specialist involved in the program are from the areas of Livestock and Agronomy. The program is broadcasted weekly on Mondays at 8:30 a. m. on 107.7 FM The Lake in Stockton, MO.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




VITA Tax Service- Taney County OACAC (Ozarks Area Community Action Council) (Session 13 of 22)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Taney County OACAC office.
610 S. Sixth St., Branson 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 Jan 15 or after: 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




Chronic Disease Self-Management-Nevada On My Own (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
On My Own
Nevada MO

Registration:

On My Own

Registration
deadline:

2/21/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Saralee Jamieson, JamiesonS@missouri.edu
St. Clair County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 646-2419




Health Insurance Education and What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act - Cole County

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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

Description:

Health insurance education programs provide individuals and families with the resources and skills needed to make informed health insurance decisions. This session will cover:
• How the new law affects you
• Understanding Missouri’s Health Insurance Marketplace
• Understanding your health insurance options
• How to get help to pay health insurance
• Impact on other types of health insurance

Registration:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or coleco@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

3/10/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced (Session 10 of 19)

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

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

Description:

Participants complete a series of 2 sets of 12 strength training exercises. Pre and post assessments to assess flexibility and balance will be conducted.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a series of 2 sets of 12 strength training exercises.

Registration:

Call Bates County Extension 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 9 of 10)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
lower level Cape Girardeau County Extension Center
684 W. Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

Effective strength traing program for those over 50 using weights along with warm-up and cool-down stretches.

Session topic:

Effective strength traing program for those over 50 using weights along with warm-up and cool-down stretches

Registration:

Call the Cape Girardeau County Extension Center

Registration
deadline:

1/6/2014

Class size:

22

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Bates (Session 11 of 20)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 11 a.m. to noon

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

Description:

A series of eight strengthening exercises will be completed in each class with a warm-up and cool down period. Wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to gain strength, flexibility and balance.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 2 sets each of 8 strength training exercises, and a cool down.

Registration:

call Bates County Extension 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




Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) Meeting (Session 31 of 32)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Emergency Management Center
433 E Commercial St, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

The Community Emergency Management Program works with the county Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) to develop the capability to assist communities and emergency responders in the area of hazardous materials management.

Session topic:

Bi-monthly meeting to discuss hazmat issues and planning in Webster County

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Greene County Extension Center inside the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic, Springfield MO map...



Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension office to register at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa at bessmm@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Quail's Nest Inn and Suites
4644 Osage Beack Parkway, Osage Beach MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office at 573-346-2644 or email Melissa at bessmm@missouri.edu to register.

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Soil, Water and Pest Management Seminar (West Plains)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
MDC Conservation Nature Center
West Plains MO

Description:

This SWCD-sponsored seminar will assist farmers market growers with in dealing with soil, irrigation and pest management issues on horticulture crops.

Session topic:

Topics to cover will include soil health, irrigation system design and management, and integrated pest management options.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center Meeting Room
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Registration:

Register with the Callaway County Circuit Clerk, Courthouse, 10 E. 5th St., Fulton
573-642-0780

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$60.00

Facilitator:

Kathy Dothage, DothageM@missouri.edu
Osage County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 897-3648




Missouri Master Naturalist Training (Session 8 of 15)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Joplin MO

Registration:

Contact the Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Center, 417/358-2158, e-mail: jasperco@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

1/17/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$85.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Strong Families (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Evangelical United Church of Church
33 S.Ellis, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Parent education using the Building Strong Families curriculum

Session topic:

Family Strengths workshop, participants identify own family strengths and plan activities to build their family strenghts

Registration
deadline:

3/5/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Serv Safe Winter 2014 (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Hannibal Career and Technical Center -- Room V200
4550 McMasters Avenue, Hannibal MO map...

Description:

An opportunity for anyone in Marion County that needs to have food safety training. This nationally regonized course is required by local county ordinance for foodserive workers.

Session topic:

Second session of the ServSafe course. This instruction will help participants prepare for the exam.

Registration:

Contact the Hannibal Career and technical Center at 573-221-4430 to register.

Registration
deadline:

3/3/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00
The fee includes the Serv Safe manual and exam answer sheet. If you already have the manual, you can register for $100.

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Country Kitchen Restaurant, Cuba, located right off I-44 on the north outer road
60 Highway P, Cuba MO map...

Session topic:

The 4th session of the Crawford County Master Gardeners Winter Garden Lecture will be on March 10, 2014 with Dr. Lee Miller presenting on Managing lawns and turf grasses to be held at Country Kitchen Restaurant in Cuba. Cost: $5 per person.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Snodgrass, SnodgrassP@missouri.edu
Crawford County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 775-2135




4-H Counselor Training (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

Workshops for teens to give them the skills needed to help campers have a safe rewarding experience at 4-H Camp.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




2014 Annie's Project I - Marceline (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Marceline High School Computer Lab
314 Santa Fe Avenue, Marceline MO map...

Description:

Annie's Project is a 6-week program to help farm women become better business partners in the farm business. Topics covered will include: estate planning, leases and legal issues, marketing, how property is titled and finances. Group discussion and a hands-on computer lab will also be part of this class.

Registration
deadline:

2/13/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
Putnam County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 947-2705




2013 Annie's Project I - Edina (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Knox County High School
Hwy 6 East , Edina MO map...

Description:

Annie's Project is a 6-week program to help farm women become better business partners in the farm business. Topics covered will include: estate planning, leases and legal issues, marketing, how property is titled and finances. Group discussion and a hands-on computer lab will also be part of this class.

Registration
deadline:

2/21/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Karisha Devlin, devlink@missouri.edu
Knox County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/397-2179




Canceled: 2013 Annie's Project I - Montgomery City (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Montgomery County Extension Center
310 Salisbury, Suite E , Marceline MO map...



Eat Well Be Well with Diabetes - Ste. Genevieve Community Center (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center
21390 Missouri 32, Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670

573.883.5244

21390 Missouri 32, Ste. Genevieve MO map...

Description:

Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes (Dining With Diabetes) is a four-session series that provides people with type 2 diabetes, their family and friends, with tools for the self-management of diabetes. The series focuses on nutrition, the cornerstone of diabetes management, but also reviews other self-management strategies that can help individuals avoid diabetes complications. Food demonstrations and tasting are included more...

Session topic:

Intro to Diabetes Self-Management

Registration:

Katie Schwent
Program Coordinator
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center
573.883.5244
 more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Butler County University of Missouri Extension Council meetings

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
First United Methodist Church
Poplar Bluff MO

Description:

council meeting, annual dinner meeting, and training of members.

Session topic:

monthly meeting of the Butler County Extension Council, annual dinner meeting, and council training.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Phyllis Flanigan, FlaniganP@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Annie's Project - Greene County (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Description:

A series of farm management classes designed just for women. The course should be of interest to women who want to learn how to run a farm as a business, but it is also good for those that want to do a better job of marketing or need to learn how to pass the farm on to the next generation. Course topics will include: learning to communicate and work with each of the four basic personality types, economics of land ownership, farm record keeping and taxes, business plans, pasture rental contracts, how property is titled, insurance needs, financial statements, retirement and estate planning, farm succession planning for the next generation, using computers and the internet on the farm, understanding Missouri fence laws, livestock marketing and risk management, keys to being a profitable livestock producer, and more.

Session topic:

Session One - Introduction, Communication, Management

Registration
deadline:

2/17/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

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




Health Insurance Education and What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act - Cole County

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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

Description:

Health insurance education programs provide individuals and families with the resources and skills needed to make informed health insurance decisions. This session will cover:
• How the new law affects you
• Understanding Missouri’s Health Insurance Marketplace
• Understanding your health insurance options
• How to get help to pay health insurance
• Impact on other types of health insurance

Registration:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or coleco@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

3/10/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Phelps County Council Meetings (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Office
200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Phelps County Council Meetings

Session topic:

Phelps County Council meeting is open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Coon Creek 4-H Club (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Coon Creek Baptist Church
Collins MO

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Low Cost Home Energy Savings Tips and Tools Workshop

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Hal England Center

801 E Hickland St, Princeton MO map...



Cooper County 4-H SMQA Meeting

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Cooper County Fairgrounds
Boonville MO

Description:

Members learn how to properly care for their animals and how to present themselves in the show ring.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Daneal Gerke, gerked@missouri.edu
Cooper County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/882-5661




Master Gardeners of Greene County Potting Shed University Gardening Classes (Session 3 of 10)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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

Description:

Weekly gardening class sponsored by the Master Gardeners of Greene County and taught by horticultural experts.

Session topic:

Missouri Native Plants for Home and Display with Linda Ellis

Registration:

Register and pay at the class.

Cost:

$5.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: What's Wrong With My Plant???

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center
21390 HWY 32, Ste. Genevieve MO map...



Shawnee Indians 4-H Club (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Shawnee R-3 School

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Presentations (Session 14 of 16)

When:  Monday, March 10, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Maryville MO

Description:

Events, meetings, and other venues where I gave a presentation on behalf of the Community Arts Pilot Project.

Session topic:

Presentation given on the MU Extension Community Arts Pilot Project at the Nodaway County Annual Dinner. Points of emphasis were: how the arts can impact development in rural communities, how people can look at what they can do in their own communities.

Registration
deadline:

4/10/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mark Porth, PorthM@umsystem.edu
Lafayette County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/259-4633