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Friday, March 21, 2014

Music Residency/Recording Sessions (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to Saturday, March 22, 2014, 9 p.m.

Description:

A collaboration with the Mizzou New Music Initiative to produce audio composition for the Walking/Driving Tour

Session topic:

Educational workshop with local school and recording session for the audio portion of the Walking/Driving Tour

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mark Porth, PorthM@umsystem.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/885-5556




Events & Workshops (Session 11 of 11)

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Leslie Bell Elementary
Lexington MO

Description:

Events and workshops held or participated in by the Community Arts Pilot Project.

Session topic:

Organized a music composition workshop for kids in the 2nd - 4th grade music classes at Leslie Bell Elementary with Mizzou New Music Initiative Residency

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mark Porth, PorthM@umsystem.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/885-5556




FREE VITA Tax Preparation by Appointment Only, Northwest MO (Session 6 of 18)

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Gentry County Extension Office
1109 S Birch St, Albany 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 in Gentry County

Registration:

Call for appointment.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Spring Garden Workshop

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Linn County Area Career and Technical Center Conference room in Brookfield
Brookfield MO

Description:

This gardening workshop will cover a variety of topics. There will be a tour of two local greenhouses.

Session topic:

Workshop topics include: flower garden favorites, cool-season and unique vegetables, soil health, weed identification and control and spotted wing drosophila. After the morning sessions there will be a tour of two local greenhouses.

Cost:

$5.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Schutter, schutterjl@missouri.edu
Adair County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 665-9866




Adaptive Stay Strong, Stay Healthy--Callaway County (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Monday, March 17, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 10:30 a.m.

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

Description:

This is an adaptive strength training program for clients of Callaway County Special Services.

Registration:

Register by contacting Callaway County Special Services.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
OACAC Community Room
150 S. Main Street, Greenfield 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 University of Missouri Dade County Extension Office
Phone: 417-637-2112

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
$35.00 per person & $55.00 per couple

Facilitator:

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




Healthy Homes

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, 10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Where:  
GHCAA
1506 Oklahoma Ave., Trenton MO map...

Description:

Green Cleaning

Session topic:

Green Cleaning - Participants will learn how to improve their indoor air quality, save money and help conserve natural resources by making their own cleaning products. Participants will receive all ingredients to make their own cleaning products.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Connie Neal, NealCA@umsystem.edu
Nodaway County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/582-8101




Lunch and Learn - When Creditors are Preditors

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Salem Community Center at the Armory
1200 W Rolla Rd, Salem MO map...

Description:

Predatory Lending; Excessive Fees for Loans; Agressive Tactics; Rent-To-Own; More Money in Your Pocket

Session topic:

Predatory Lending Practices; Excessive Fees for Loans; Agressive Tactics; Rent-To-Own; More Money in Your Pocket

Registration:

Call the Dent County Extension office at 573-729-3196 or email

Registration
deadline:

3/20/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




'Hands On' Fruit Care Workshop Series (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Friday, March 21, 2014, 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Residence of James Quinn
719 West Broadway, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Join us for 1, 2 or all 3 workshops in this series. Each is 2 or 2.5 hours long & held in central Columbia. Fruit tree pruning (don't fall out of the tree!)- Fri. March 7th- 4-6 PM. Berries and organic fruit gardening- Fri. Mar. 21st at 4-6:30 PM (it's the 2nd day of spring!). Disease and insect pest control of fruit planting- (yikes!) Fri. April 11th 4-6 PM. Additional Bonus Class! A Mid Summer Fruit Review - Friday, June 6th at 4 pm (let's eat some strawberries, yum).

Session topic:

Pruning of raspberries, blueberries & grapes. Mulch removal of strawberries. Fig, paw paw, and Oriental persimmon production reviewed. Blackberries planting. Site selection and pest control will be reviewed for all in light of organic cultivation.

Registration:

For a complete information see the flier/registration form at- http://extension.missouri.edu/boone/mg.html or contact Frankie Anderson andersonfr@missouri.edu; phone 573-445-9792.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
75 for 3, but includes complimentary Midwest Home Fruit Manual

Facilitator:

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