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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Embryology - School Enrichment (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Monday, April 28, 2014, 8 a.m. to Friday, May 2, 2014, 4 p.m.

Where:  
Wheatland Schools preschool/Kindergarten/1st/2nd grades

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




QuickBooks for Beginners

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
University of Central Missouri
Dockery Building, Room 107, Warrensburg MO map...

Session topic:

Hands-on workshop to learn the basics of QuickBooks. This class targets businesses that have minimal experience with QuickBooks.

Registration:

Call 660-543-4402 or email sbtdc@ucmo.edu

Registration
deadline:

4/28/2014

Cost:

$69.00
$59 for Warrensburg Chamber members.

Facilitator:

Kelly Dyer, kdyer@ucmo.edu
University of Central Missouri SBTDC
phone: 660/543-8777




Hatching Chicks in the Classroom - Applying Science & Technology - School Enrichment (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Monday, April 28, 2014, 10 a.m. to Friday, May 9, 2014, 10 a.m.

Where:  
Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency Head Start classroom
401 North 1st Street, Edina MO map...

Description:

Embryology - “Hatching Chicks in the Classroom” is an exciting adventure for students and teachers alike. The curriculum brings action and experience to the classroom, using a still-air incubator. Students observe the development of the chicks in the egg, hatching and post-hatch care.

Session topic:

Youth currently enrolled in the Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency's Head Start program will receive their eggs April 28th. They will observe the chick as it develops in the egg, hatches & will learn how to care for the chicks.

Registration:

Contact the Knox County Univeristy of Missouri Extension center for available dates.
110 North 4th Street
Edina, MO 63537
660-397-2179 more...

Cost:

$0.25
A state participate fee of .25 per student is assessted. Additional program cost vary depending on the number of participants and sponsorship availability.

Facilitator:

Karen Loyd Minear, Loyd-MinearK@missouri.edu
Knox County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 397-2179




Building Better Health Class (CCPS) (Session 7 of 40)

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
201 West Wall, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

This weekly class focuses on the basics of nutrition, food safety, and food budgeting.

Registration:

This class is open only to Cass County Recovery Court participants

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Canceled: Borrower's Workshop

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
SBTDC Offices (located directly across the street from the US Post Office, downtown Columbia)
500 E. Walnut, Suite 103, Columbia MO map...



Healthy Lifestyle Initiative (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Where:  
Shelby County extension office
106 East third, Shelbyville MO map...

Session topic:

Maintaining a healthy weight has many advantages. Good nutrition, exercise, and making healthy choices all plays a part in a healthy body. This program is not only a weight loss program, but helps participants put the knowledge into practice.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wendeline Brumbaugh, BrumbaughW@missouri.edu
Shelby County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 633-2640




FastTrac - First Step (Session 21 of 24)

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Economic Development
410 N Missouri St Ste D, Macon MO map...

Session topic:

Gain more knowledge about where they can seek the money they need. Answer yuor questions on the amount of money needed and where to get it.

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$65.00
The Alternative Fee is that you will receive the $65.00 in return if You complete the project.

Facilitator:

Christopher Shoemaker, shoemakercl@missouri.edu
Macon County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/385-2173




Beginning Beekeeping (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Monday, April 28, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Texas County Extension Office, 1418 Sam Houston, Houston, MO
1418 Sam Houston, Houston MO map...

Description:

The University of Missouri Howell County Extension Beekeeping Class will be held February 11th & 13th from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. each night at Hirsch Feed and Farm Supply. Registration is $55 and includes a class book and First Lessons in Bee Keeping book.

Session topic:

Texas County Beginning Beekeeping Class
Date: Monday, April 28 and Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Cost: $85.00 includes book. Free for youth under 18!
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 23, 201

Registration:

Pre-registration is required by February 7, 2014, register in person or call the Howell County Extension Office, 417-256-2391. Questions may be directed to Amy Patillo, Ed.D. at patilloa@missouri.ed

Registration
deadline:

2/7/2014

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$55.00

Facilitator:

Amy Patillo, Ed.D., patilloa@missouri.edu
Howell County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/256-2391




Beginner Beekeeping Workshop (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Texas County Extension Office
1418 S Sam Houston Blvd, Houston MO map...

Description:

Focused program that provides research based horticulture information for gardeners and homeowners. They will learn techniques through workshops, demonstration plantings, newsletters, and horticulture training. Recaps the benefits of maintaining healthy turf, ornamental, or fruit and vegetable plantings.

Session topic:

Beekeeping requires advanced planning, education and preparation. Participants will learn about equipment, sources of bees, and how and when to start your own hives.
Join us in a bee keeping workshop to learn how to produce healthy, happy bees!

Cost:

$85.00
$60 for an additional person from the same home

Facilitator:

Amy Patillo, Ed.D., patilloa@missouri.edu
Howell County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/256-2391




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

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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




Debate of Presiding Commissioners Candidates

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Executive Conference Center
910 W Battlefield St, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Hear from the candidates running for Greene County Presiding Commissioner. The Greene County Extension Council is hosting this debate as a kickoff to the election. Council members will serve as hosts and moderator.

Session topic:

All candidates running for the Presiding County Commissioner's seat will participate in this debate and forum. Prepared questions will be asked along with questions from the audience.

Registration:

None

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




FastTrac GrowthVenture - Piedmont (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Clearwater Middle School Library
RT 4 Box 1004, Piedmont MO map...

Description:

FastTrac GrowthVenture helps existing entrepreneurs analyze their current business situation to identify the best opportunities for growth. Budgeting, sales strategies, management team roles, operational systems and business plan implementation are key areas of emphasis. The course also facilitates networking between entrepreneurs and professionals.

Session topic:

Attendees will consider funding opportunities for the business. After this module, entrepreneurs will complete their financial projections and seek funding from either internal or external sources.

Registration:

There is no fee for the class but registration is required. Funding for this opportunity was provided by the Delta Regional Authority. All participants will receive a textbook and handouts.

Registration
deadline:

2/14/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kevin Anderson, andersonkl@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Tobacco GAP Training

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
The training will be held in the basement of O'Malley's Pub in Weston.
500 Welt St., Weston MO map...

Description:

This training will meet the annual requirement of the U.S. Tobacco GAP Program for tobacco producers. The training will focus on Crop Management, Environmental Management, and Labor Management.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Wyatt Miller, millerww@missouri.edu
Ray County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/776-6961




Predicting Future Cash Needs

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
FEC Community Room
201 US Business 36, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

After examining case study scenarios, you'll learn to create a Cash Budget. The tools and strategies learned in this session can be applied to your business to help make decisions about making new investments, taking money out of the business, taking on new products or services to grow your business and other important financial decisions.

Session topic:

The tools & strategies learned in this session can be applied to your business to help make decisions about new investments, taking money out of the business, taking on new products/services to grow your business & other important financial decisions.

Registration:

Session three of a three-part series.

Cost:

$10.00
$10 per session or $25 if registered for all three.

Facilitator:

Matthew Trussell, trussellm@missouri.edu
Northwest Missouri State University SBTDC at Chillicothe
phone: 660-646-6920




Canceled: Starting a Garden - Preparing a Spot, Vegetables, Fruit (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
First Baptist church
505 Walnut, Osceola MO map...



2014 Polk County 4-H Council (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Call the extension office for location 417-326-4916.
Bolivar MO

Description:

A quaterly meeting to plan for the 4-H programming in Polk County. All 4-H volunteers, families and 4-H members are encouraged to attend. Community members who are interested in 4-H may also attend.

Session topic:

April meeting - Polk County 4-H Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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