MU Extension events calendar
Friday, March 8, 2013
Opening the Door to Quality-Child Care Conference
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Zion Lutheran Church
32405 Business Route 36 E, Macon MO map...
The Northeast Missouri Early Childhood Association invites you to attend a spring conference entitled Opening the Door to Quality. Six clock hours of approved child care training will be offered from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday, March 8. Topics include: "Being a Professional", "Fitness for Life", Health and Safety Practices for Children", "Art for Young Children", "True Colors", and "What Kind of Family Is This?". Call 660-385-2173 to register for the conference or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A Spring Conference designed to provide education to child care providers.
Call the Macon County Extension Center at 660-385-2173 or email Jane Hunter at email@example.com to register for the conference.
Starting and Managing a Business
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
UCM Summit Center
850 NW Chipman Rd, Lees Summit MO map...
This eight-hour offering will acquaint you with the basics of starting and managing a small business in Missouri. It is designed for those who are thinking about starting a business, have made a decision to start a business or have been in business for less than two years.
Register online or contact the SBTDC at 660-543-4402 or email firstname.lastname@example.org more...
$39.50 for each additional person
Kelly Dyer, email@example.com
Business Development Program SBTDC, MU Extension
FREE Tax Preparation by Appointment, Maryville, MO
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Nodaway County Extension
403 N Market St Room 308, Maryville MO map...
Save your MONEY! Get your taxes done for FREE! You can get free tax preparation assistance from IRS certified VITA/TCE preparer. You could qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit.
Dr. Rebecca J. Travnichek, AFC® will prepare:
• Form 1040 (With Schedule A, B, C-EZ, C, EIC & R)
• Form 1040-ES
• Form 2441
• Form 8863
• Form 8812
• State income tax returns [Let tax site know if you have income from states other than MO, KS, and IA.]
Dr. Rebecca J. Travnichek, AFC® will NOT prepare:
• Complicated & Advanced Schedule D
• Form SS-5
• Form 2106
• Form 3903
• Form 8606
• Form 8615
• Injured Spouse
Please see a paid preparer for assistance with complicated returns.
What YOU should bring?
• Government issued Photo Id (Driver’s License) for taxpayer and spouse.
• Valid Social Security cards or ITIN numbers for taxpayer, spouse, and all dependents.
• Birthdates of all primary, secondary, and dependents on the tax return. If married and filing jointly, both spouses should be present.
• All wage and income statements for 2012 (e.g., W-2, W-2G, 1099-R forms).
• Interest and dividend statements from financial institutions (Form 1099) if applicable.
• Proof of day-care expenses paid in 2012 including: provider’s name, address, phone number, and federal ID number.
• A copy of last year’s federal and state returns, if available.
• To directly deposit your refunds, bring a check or savings book with you to verify the account and bank routing numbers.
One hour 2012 income tax return appointments
Call the Nodaway County Extension Center at 660.582.8101to make your appointment for free 2012 income tax return preparation.
The Cousin Carl Farm Show (Session 1 of 2)
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
410 Kiwanis Drive
Round table discussions featuring Max Armstrong “The Voice of American Agriculture”
Ag Expo! Tractor Parade - Antique Tractor Pull & Display - Great Food - Farm Toy Show
Fun For Kids! Wagon Rides - Pig Races - Petting Zoo - Pedal Tractor Pull more...
High Tunnel Installation Workshop (Session 1 of 2)
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
University of Missouri Southwest Research and Education Center
14548 Highway H, Mount Venon MO map...
Interested in Season Extension? High Tunnels are a cost effective way for small/beginning farmers to extend their growing season and increase revenue. The purpose of this hands-on workshop is to supply interested individuals with the practical knowledge needed to install their own high tunnels and enjoy the benefits of season extension.
This workshop will be led by:
Patrick Byers, University of Missouri Extension Horticulture Specialist
Shon Bishop, Lincoln University 2501 Program Educator
High tunnel installation workshop
Pre-registration is required by Friday March 1st with registration
fee of $25. Class size will be restricted to 20 participants. Registration includes lunch on both days, educational materials, and snacks. Make checks payable to University of Missouri Extension - Greene County and return with registration form to:
2400 S. Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807
Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 11)
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...
The Advanced class is for those who have completed a Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The advanced class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.
Contact the Callaway Cole Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.
Living Healthy with Chronic Conditions (Session 3 of 6)
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Program presented for residents in an assisted living residence in Springfield
These sessions will help participants in self care as they deal with chronic health conditions in their life.
Family Nutrition ProgramCooking Matters, Adrian (Session 6 of 6)
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Houston Plaza Apartments
125 S, Houston, Adrian MO map...
Adults participating in Cooking Matters will learn basic cooking techniques as they prepare two dishes in each of the six classes. Each week there is also a nutrition education lesson that includes information on how to make the most of your food dollar, reading food labels and planning menus. Participant take home ingredients for one of the recipes each week.
Participants will celebrate their success in all they have learned during the six weeks of class. They will have the opportunity to test their new knowledge as they face off in a game that tests them over main points of each of the last five lessons.
Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167
Starting a Small Business: The First Steps
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 1:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Plaster Hall Room 102, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...
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. more...
Karen Bradshaw, firstname.lastname@example.org
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
2012 4-H Afterschool- Blazing the 4-H Trail (Session 14 of 17)
When: Friday, March 8, 2013, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
4-H Afterschool program to be held at Hawthorn and Hurricane Deck Elementary Schools
Preparing for the Oregon Trail: Determining supplies, Life on the trail
Camdenton R-III Afterschool Services