MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- March 24 to 28, 2014
Community Development Academy-Courses 1 and 2 Spring 2014
- March 24 to 27, 2014
- April 8, 2014
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2014
- April 10 to 12, 2014
National Block and Bridle Convention 2014
- April 14 to 16, 2014
2014 Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity
- April 16 to 18, 2014
2014 Broader Impacts Infrastructure Summit
- May 13 to 15, 2014
65th Annual Traffic Conference and Seminars
- May 28 to 30, 2014
IPG Symposium on Plant Protein Phosphorylation
- June 2 to 6, 2014
2014 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 3 to 4, 2014
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
- June 4 to 8, 2014
FRTI Summer Fire School 2014
- June 25 to 27, 2014
Cambio de Colores 2014
- July 13 to 24, 2014
Summers @ Mizzou 2014
- Oct. 9 to 12, 2014
SABE 2014 National Self Advocacy Conference
Missouri 4-H events
Development Program calendar
Telecenter Network calendar
Nursing Outreach Conferences
CAFNR events calendar
University of Missouri calendar
Monday, April 7, 2014
MU Extension Agriculture Connection Radio Program (Session 41 of 52)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
107.7 The Lake Radio Station
1225 Hwy 39 S, Stockton MO map...
This radio program is setup to educate listeners on current topic within agriculture and provide them with knowlege that they can implement to improve their agriculture enterprise. MU Extension Specialist involved in the program are from the areas of Livestock and Agronomy. The program is broadcasted weekly on Mondays at 8:30 a. m. on 107.7 FM The Lake in Stockton, MO.
VITA Tax Service- Taney County OACAC (Ozarks Area Community Action Council) (Session 21 of 22)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Taney County OACAC office.
610 S. Sixth St., Branson MO map...
VITA tax service and education. Clients meeting IRS eligibility for VITA service can make an appointment to have thier taxes done at no charge. Volunteers who do the taxes are trained and certified by the IRS and MU Extension. We do not do itemized taxes, business taxes or capital gains and losses.
For more information and/or to schedule an appointment call Jan 15 or after: 417-546-4431 or 888-504-0443.
Cooking Matters for Kids (Session 6 of 6)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Sessions will be held at our River Market Office Location
105 E. 5th St, Kansas City MO map...
Cooking Matters for Kids is designed to teach kids basic nutrition, cooking skills, and meal planning.
Hatching Chicks-Embryology (Session 4 of 7)
When: Monday, March 31, 2014, 2:30 p.m. to Friday, April 11, 2014, 4:30 p.m.
The program is a way to get a hands on learning experience in your educational setting. You will be given an incubator, supplies, and live eggs and you will be responsible for hatching them out and their first few days of life.
Gives a hands on learning experience in the educational setting.
Contact the extension office
Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 3 of 6)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
1150 State Hwy 248 (Cox Specialty clinic building)
1150 State Hy 248, Branson MO map...
The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP)assists participants in maintaining quality of life when faced with chronic medical conditions, and is provided in two and a half hour sessions. 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 three: Using your mind to manage symptoms; action planning; problem solving; physical activity and exercise; making decisions; pain and fatigue management
Class will be held at: 1150 State Hwy 248, Branson (Cox Speciality clinic building). Please call (417) 335-7075 to register.
Putnam County 4-H Council Meeting (Session 2 of 6)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Putnam County Courthouse
The By-monthly Putnam County 4-H Council Business Meeting
By-Monthly Putnam County 4-H Council Business Meeting
Building Strong Families (Session 5 of 5)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Evangelical United Church of Church
33 S.Ellis, Cape Girardeau MO map...
Parent education using the Building Strong Families curriculum
Family Strengths workshop, participants identify own family strengths and plan activities to build their family strenghts
Annie's Project - Greene County (Session 4 of 6)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Greene County Extension Center
2400 S Scenic Ave, Springfield MO map...
A series of farm management classes designed just for women. The course should be of interest to women who want to learn how to run a farm as a business, but it is also good for those that want to do a better job of marketing or need to learn how to pass the farm on to the next generation. Course topics will include: learning to communicate and work with each of the four basic personality types, economics of land ownership, farm record keeping and taxes, business plans, pasture rental contracts, how property is titled, insurance needs, financial statements, retirement and estate planning, farm succession planning for the next generation, using computers and the internet on the farm, understanding Missouri fence laws, livestock marketing and risk management, keys to being a profitable livestock producer, and more.
Session Four: Computers and the Internet on the Farm; Record Keeping
Managing for Today and Tomorrow - Business, Retirement, Estate and Succession Planning in Jefferson County (Session 1 of 5)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Jefferson County University of Missouri Extension Office meeting room
301 3rd Street, Hillsboro MO map...
Creating a transition plan to make sure a farm continues as a productive, agricultural business can be challenging. Farm women can have a key role in successful farm transitions. Managing for Today and Tomorrow, a new Annie's Project course for women, is divided into the following planning areas:
Succession Planning - Transferring knowledge, skills, labor, management, control and ownership between generations.
Business Planning - Developing goals, strategies and actions that form a road map to business growth.
Estate Planning - Managing an individual's asset base in one's lifetime, at death or after death.
Retirement Planning - Designing an enjoyable and productive time in life.
Extension specialists and local professionals will teach the sessions on business, estate, retirement and succession planning. Besides brief presentations, there will be discussions based on participant questions and follow-up activities for family members to complete at home.
Managing Today and Tomorrow is supported by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, USDA, Grant # 2011-49400-30584. This new Annie's Project course is offered by state university extension programs, Farm Credit Council, Farm Credit National Contributions Program, and several local Farm Credit associations.
To register, please call the Jefferson County Extension Office at (636) 797-5391. For general questions about Managing for Today and Tomorrow, please call Lynn Heins at the Washington County Extension Office at (573) 438-2671 or cell phone (618) 214-4059.
2014 Potting Shed University Gardening Classes (Session 7 of 10)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...
Weekly gardening class sponsored by the Master Gardeners of Greene County and taught by horticultural experts.
Introduction to Herbs with Barb Emge
Register and pay at the class.
4-H Council Meeting (Session 2 of 6)
When: Monday, April 7, 2014, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...
The 4-H Council meets to discuss business which affects Cape County 4-H. Each club has 2 representatives on the Council who are eligible to vote.