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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Regional Management Intensive Grazing School

When:  Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 8 a.m. to Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 3 p.m.

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

Description:

This 2 day course will educate producers in the science of grazing management and qualify participants for the state DSP3 cost-share program.

Session topic:

The school will address Evaluating Farm Resources and Soils, Economics of Grazing Management, Grazing Management, Forage Quality, Fencing and Water Systems, Livestock Nutrition, Feeding Strategies, Layout and Design of Grazing Systems, and Grazing

Registration:

Warren County NRCS at(636) 456-3434, ext. 3

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wayne Shannon, ShannonS@missouri.edu
Lincoln County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 528-4613




Embryology - School Enrichment (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Monday, March 31, 2014, 8 a.m. to Friday, April 4, 2014, 4 p.m.

Where:  
Bolivar Elementary

Description:

Incubators and curriculum are rented by public schools, child care centers and other youth programs.

Session topic:

Embryology in the classroom - an opportunity to observe chicks hatching

Registration
deadline:

5/31/2014

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




Supervisory Certificate Series (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
White River Valley Electric Cooperative, Community Room
2449 E State Highway 76, Branson MO map...

Description:

This unique four-part “Supervisory Certificate Series” offers top-notch training for supervisors and managers in all industries including government, for-profit and non-profit organizations operating in southwest Missouri and northern Arkansas. The professional series will address the following topics: building effective relationships, legal responsibilities of a supervisor, communicating successfully, leading high-performance teams, coaching employees and guiding conflict resolution.

Session topic:

Coaching Employees: This session will provide you the coaching tools you need to motivate, delegate, and diagnose performance problems, provide performance feedback and facilitate the problem-solving process for employees.

Registration:

Contact the Taney County MU Extension office at 417-546-4431 or email Taneyco@missouri.edu to register via phone or email. Register online at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/supervisory-certificate-series-begins-march-17th-tickets-10575023179 more...

Registration
deadline:

3/12/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$700.00
$185 per session

Facilitator:

Chrystal Irons, ironsc@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




QuickBooks for Small Business

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia Area Career Center, Room 103
4203 S. Providence Road, Columbia MO map...

Description:

This is a basic, computer, hands-on learning opportunity for small business owners, office managers, and anyone with financial responsibilities. Boost the accuracy of your small business accounting. In this session, you will learn how to: set up your company with the Easy Step Interview; create accounts, items, customers, vendors, and classes, enter transactions (bills, checks, invoices, sales receipts, and deposits), and generate financial reports.

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management -- Springfield (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
CoxHealth Surgery Center, Springfield
Springfield MO

Description:

The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) is a community-based program which assists participants in maintaining quality of life when faced with chronic medical conditions. The CDSMP is provided in two and a half hour sessions, once a week for six weeks, in community settings (e.g. senior centers, churches, libraries). People with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom deal with chronic diseases themselves. Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation, 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance, 3) appropriate use of medications, 4) communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals, 5) nutrition, and 6) how to evaluate new treatments. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Session topic:

Session four: Making an action plan; problem solving; better breathing; healthy eating; communication skills

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pamela Duitsman, duitsmanp@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Registration
deadline:

2/28/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




YOUTH EXCEL Lamar HIgh School (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
Lamar High School
Lamar MO

Description:

Youth EXCEL Job Interviews - Lamar high school students 9-12 grade practice mock job interviews.

Session topic:

Youth EXCEL job interviews

Registration
deadline:

4/2/2014

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 682-3579




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Perry County Extension office
321 N. Main St, Suite 1, Perryville MO map...

Description:

SSSH is modeled after the evidenced-based StrongWomen program developed by researchers at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science at Tufts University. While the original Tufts program includes only women, University of Missouri Extension has adapted the curriculum to include men.

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Over the 10 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of 8 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

Registration:

Pre-registration is required by January 2, 2014. To register contact the Perry County Extension Office at 573-547-4504

Registration
deadline:

1/2/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Bethany Bachmann, bachmannb@missouri.edu
Perry County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/547-4504




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Missouri Botanical Garden (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Session topic:

Session #5

Registration:

Contact Mary Wissmann at WissmannM@missouri.edu or 314-400-2115 more...

Registration
deadline:

3/5/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$54.00
$65 for nonmembers

Facilitator:

Mary Wissmann, MS, RD, LD, WissmannM@missouri.edu
phone: 314/400-7287




Cass County Coalition for Drug Prevention & Recovery (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
Cass County Justice Center -- Jury Pool room
Harrisonville MO

Description:

This coaltion or organizations and providers works to serve individuals and families in Cass County affected by substance use.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Focus On Kids, 45th Circuit, Lincoln County

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Lincoln County Extension Center
880 West College, Troy MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids, developed by the University of Missouri, is a court-approved educational program for parents with minor children, who are seeking divorce, legal separation, motion to modify, annulment or paternity. The educational session will increase awareness of the effects marriage dissolution and/or custody has on children.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is for parents to better understand how divorce affects children, and how their actions during and after the divorce can have long-term affects on the children involved.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 to register or for more information. VISA, Master Card or Discover accepted. Not open to the public - court ordered, call 636-970-3000 for more information. more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00
One week is required prior to the date of the session you have registered to attend.

Facilitator:

Teresa L. Mareschal, Ph.D., MareschalT@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Character Education-Osceola (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Osceola Elementary School
Osceola MO

Session topic:

Fran the Fair Fron

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, St. Luke's Plaza (Session 3 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
St. Luke's Plaza Community Room

5602 Enright Avenue, St. Louis MO map...

Description:

A strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The programs goal is to improve health and quality of life. Exercise sessions to improve strength and balance include warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises and cool-down stretches. An orientation and pre-assessment precede nine weeks of exercise sessions, and the program concludes with a post-assessment.

Registration:

Call Jean @ (314) 361-3962

Registration
deadline:

3/14/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Class funded by St. Luke's Plaza

Facilitator:

Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7298




Master Gardener Core Training Class (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Boonville, MO
Cooper County Extension Center; 510 Jackson Road, Suite A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Master Gardener Core Training Class more...

Session topic:

Master Gardener Core Training Class

Registration
deadline:

3/24/2014

Cost:

$150.00
Registration deadline - March 24, 2014 Payment options 1) Send in $140 ($150 - $10 discount*) by March 17 (Preferred method) 2) After March 17 thru March 24 — $150. (no discount with this option) 3) Additional member from same household based on sharing one set of materials and soil test $60 ea.

Facilitator:

Todd Lorenz, LorenzT@missouri.edu
Cooper County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 882-5661




Master Gardener Level 1 Training (Session 5 of 15)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Session topic:

Colors

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000. Visa, Master Card and Discover accepted.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$195.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids--Platte County

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Park Hill District Office / Community Education Center
7703 NW Barry Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separated or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separated or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Platte County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office at 816-858-1986 for information on how to register for the class.
Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out-of-state, but wish to take the Platte County class must contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 for registration information.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Diana Milne, MilneD@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Divorce Recovery II (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lee's Summit MO map...

Description:

These eight sessions for adults address the “Neutral Zone” (Self-Awareness and Self-Healing) of the divorce recovery process. The focus is on the present and on the individual, as a person. It is important that a person says “goodbye” to the past and gets ready to move on toward a different future.

Cost:

$0.00




Lucky Clover 4-H Club meeting (Session 2 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
LaBelle Christian Church

Session topic:

Lucky Clover 4-H Club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Katherine Hogan, hoganka@missouri.edu
Clark County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/727-3339




Lincoln County Fairboard (Session 1 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Troy MO

Description:

Lincoln County Fairboard

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rhonda Shafer, ShaferR@missouri.edu
Lincoln County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/528-4613