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Friday, March 28, 2014

Community Development Academy- Course One: Building Communities from the Grassroots (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Friday, March 28, 2014, 8 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Mercy Conference and Retreat Center
2039 N Geyer Rd, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

CDA Course One: Building Communities from the Grassroots is an intensive, experiential, five-day course offered by the University of Missouri Extension Community Development Program covering community development principles, polarization, group dynamics, team building, dealing with differences, assessment, inclusion, action planning processes, evaluation and monitoring, developing indicators, measuring impact, and developing local leadership. more...

Session topic:

8-815 Basic Group Process, Steve Jeanetta, 915-1015 Comm Dev Review, Steve Jeanetta, 1030-12 Franklin Community Reports from Groups, Final Evaluation, disk distribution, Farewell

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Registration:

http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy
 more...

Registration
deadline:

3/7/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$450.00
http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy

Facilitator:

Stephen C. Jeanetta, JeanettaS@missouri.edu
Community Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 884-3018




Community Development Academy- Course Two: Empowering Communities for the Future (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Friday, March 28, 2014, 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Mercy Conference and Retreat Center
2039 N Geyer Rd, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

Community Development Academy's Course Two: Empowering Communities for the Future covers sustainability, grounding development in community, unerstanding the local economy and economic development, the role of local government in the local economy, participatory action research, discrimination, working together, coaltions, networks, partnerships, collaborations, building organizations, civil society, adn the environment. more...

Session topic:

Engaging Civic Capital for the Future: Synthesis, 8-8:10am Overview, Johanna Reed Adams, 8:10-9:45am Empowering Communities for the Future, Johanna Reed Adams, 10-11am Bedford Falls Report and Observations, 11-11:30am Return Final Evaluation, Closing

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Registration:

http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy more...

Registration
deadline:

3/7/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$450.00
http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy

Facilitator:

Johanna Reed Adams, Ph.D., AdamsJR@missouri.edu
Community Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-3978




Canceled: Starting and Managing a Business

When:  Friday, March 28, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
UCM Summit Center
850 NW Chipman Rd, Lees Summit MO map...



Spring Entrepreneur Camp (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Friday, March 28, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
REDI & SBTDC Offices
500 E. Walnut, Suite 103, Columbia MO map...

Description:

It's Spring Break for many of the Colleges in the Columbia area. Time to get to work on your business, startup, or entrepreneurial idea. This week (Tuesday - Friday) local experts and serial entrepreneurs will be giving concise workshops to help your venture today and long-term.

Some Topics Include: Starting a Business, Project Management, Technology Commercialization, Lean Startup Methods, Digital Marketing, Angel Investing,
Understanding Financials, Crowdfunding, Entrepreneurial Stories, SBA Loan Preparation, and Creating a Business Plan.

Speakers will be given a white board, the internet, and their knowledge to share and co-learn with the group. Attendees will then break out and work on the specific knowledge they just learned as it applies to their idea or business.

BRING YOUR FRIENDS!
All are welcome and you don't have to make the entire week to come.

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Olivia Gill, GillOS@umsystem.edu
University of Missouri SBTDC
phone: 573/884-8087




Healthy Recipe with The City Market on Kasas City Live (Channel 41)

When:  Friday, March 28, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Session topic:

Watch Kansas City Live on channel 41 for a healthy recipe featuring fresh foods from City Market vendors!

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Angela Lanigan, LaniganA@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: 816/482-5850




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Friday, March 28, 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




Spring Garden Workshop

When:  Friday, March 28, 2014, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Scotland County Fitness Center
Memphis MO

Description:

This spring gardening workshop will cover several topics. We will sample of fresh vegetables prepared in healthy ways.

Session topic:

The topics for this spring garden workshop include flower garden favorites, cool-season and unique vegetables, spotted wing drosophila and nutrition information update. There will also be sampling of fresh vegetable dishes.

Registration:

Call the Adair County Extension Center at 660-665-9866 to pre-register.

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2014

Cost:

$2.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters at the Store (CMAT) (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Friday, March 28, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Summer Fresh Supermarket

To register for tours, please call: 417-637-2112 or call the OACAC center at 417-637-2701

150 S. Main St, Greenfield MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters at the Store is an interactive grocery store tour that teaches low-income families to shop for healthy, affordable food. Participants learn to find whole grains, buy fruits and vegetables on a tight budget, compare unit prices, and read food labels.

Session topic:

Cooking Matters at the Store is an interactive grocery store tour that teaches low-income families to shop for healthy, affordable food. Participants learn to find whole grains, buy fruits and vegetables on a tight budget, compare unit prices.

Registration:

Call the Barton County Extension Office: 417-682-3579

Class size:

6

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




CCA Patriots 4-H Club (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Friday, March 28, 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:

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