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Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Ag Marketing Group Breakfast (Session 20 of 23)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 6:30 a.m. to 8 a.m.

Where:  
Dad's Junction Cafe
New Florence MO

Description:

Montgomery County farmers meet over breakfast to discuss and share crop information and marketing intellegience about the county, region, state and national level. The goal is to provide good discussion for making informed individual marketing decisions.

Registration:

No registration reguired.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Richard Hoormann, hoormannr@missouri.edu
Montgomery County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/564-3733




Rev Up Your Relationships, Referrals, & Revenues with Email Marketing

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
SBTDC
500 East Walnut, Suite 103, Columbia MO map...

Description:

In just a few short hours, this information-packed seminar will show you how email marketing –can help you get results. Discover how communicating with your customers regularly can help you stay connected, and generate increased referrals, repeat sales, and unwavering customer loyalty.

You will learn…
• what email marketing “is” and “is not”
• why businesses are using email marketing today
• the “ do’s” and “don’ts” of email marketing
• best email practices to help you create successful email campaigns
• how to get your emails opened
• how an email service provider can make your life simpler
• tips on crafting up content for your email campaigns
• learn from your results and reporting

As a bonus, this seminar will help you create your first email campaign - we'll provide tips, techniques, and strategies to you while we guide you through the tools and features in Constant Contact. This seminar is great for beginners that want to know how to start creating an email marketing campaign for their business or non-profit.

You want to implement an email marketing campaign into your marketing plan, but don’t know what to do or where to start? You have heard of Constant Contact but not sure what it does? If you have these questions and want to learn more than this seminar is for you.

You will learn how to:
• Create your first email in Constant Contact
• Add or Import your contacts or customer names
• Work with graphics (import, size, and link)
• Add, edit, and format text
• Insert attachment, YouTube, social media buttons
• Modify your email template (color, blocks, and spell check)
• Schedule and send your email
• Analyze your email reports to see if your email campaigns are successful

Registration:

Register online or contact the Small Business & Technology Development Center at (573) 882-7096.

Registration
deadline:

4/26/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Strong Women, Healthy Hearts (Cass) (Session 18 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

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

Description:

This 10 week program is for women 4o years and older who are primarily sedentary. This program helps participants build up to 30 minutes of daily walking. There is also a focus on heart health -- class activities include nutrition and food connection for protecting the heart.

Registration:

callthe MU Extension Center @ 816.380.8460

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a strength training program developed by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase middle age and older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. 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:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

2/27/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 4 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center
501 Ashland Ave, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

This progra will be held at the Warren County Senior Center on Wednesday mornings from 10:00 until 11:00.

Session topic:

Session 4 exercise and individual review of technique

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the University of Missouri Extension Center in Warren County, 636-456-3444 or merrittc@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

4/10/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Cooking Matters (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
JOPLIN FAMILY YMCA

510 S. Wall Joplin, Joplin MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters is a culinary-based nutrition education program that aims at reducing food insecurity and empowering individuals and families with skills to cook at home.

Session topic:

Two hours include: engaging Nutrition & food safety discussions and food preparation. Participants make two recipes and enjoy eating together and discussing skills learned in class. Participants also take home groceries to make one of the recipe at home

Registration:

Registrations will be coordinated by Jan Thurman,at the JOPLIN FAMILY YMCA
510 S. Wall Joplin, MO. 64801 (417) 623-4597 ext 131

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Class is Free

Facilitator:

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




Scams & Fraud Prevention

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
The program is held at a lower meeting room at St. Paul United Methodist church, 413 E. Walnut, Springfield, MO
Springfield, MO

Session topic:

This is a session of the LIFT (Learning is Fun Together) series of programs held for seniors in Greene County.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Wirth, WirthJ@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Walk With Ease-Nevada (Session 13 of 18)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Osage Praire YMCA
Nevada MO

Description:

Walk With Ease program is designed to help participants become a knowledgeable, conficent arthritis self-manager--that is, a person who can take acion to ease arthritis symptoms and maintain your overall fitness and quality of life. Walk With Ease may be different from other walking programs you know about, because it offers a structured program that has been tested and proven to benefit those who complete it. Walk With Ease is shown to reduce the pain aand discomfort of arthritis and increase balance, strength, and walking pace.

Registration:

Free class

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2013

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis - DB (Session 9 of 13)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Don Bosco Center
Kansas City MO

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis is an easy and effective exercise class, integrating the mind and body, that improves flexibility, muscle strength and balance. The class is based on the Tai Chi for Arthritis program supported by the Arthritis Foundation of America.

Cost:

$0.00




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Cass) (Session 18 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

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

Registration:

To register contact Cass Career Center @ 816.380.3253, extension 7223

Cost:

$35.00
2nd person from same household is $15

Facilitator:

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




Cass County Coalition for Drug Prevention & Recovery (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center, 201 W.Wall St
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
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Adaptive Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
Callaway County Extension Center
5803 County Road 302, Fulton MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a strength training program developed by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase middle age and older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. 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:

This class is for clients of Callaway County Special Services.

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Health Care Management Program-Dallas Co (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
OACAC Dallas County Neighborhood Center

1350 Carlson Lane, Buffalo MO map...

Description:

This class is for anyone living with a chronic condition. Participants will learn tips on: Pain Management; Working with your Doctor; Medication Usage; Exercise; Nutrition; Assessing Health Information; and Stress Management.

Session topic:

Participants will learn about nutrition, future plans for health care, and communication. They will practice feedback/problem-solving and make an action plan.

Registration:

Please register before Monday, April 8, 2013 by contacting OACAC, Dallas County Neighborhood Center at 417-345-7964.

Registration
deadline:

4/8/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Customer Service: Taking Care of Customers

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Audrain County Courthouse (Basement)
Community Room
Courthouse, 101 N Jefferson St, Mexico MO map...

Description:

This program uses interactive lecture and video to teach what outstanding customer service looks like. Participants will learn how to deliver outstanding customer service by learning how to avoid and prevent some of the most common mistakes made when interacting with customers.

Session topic:

This program uses interactive lecture and video to teach what outstanding customer service looks like. Participants will learn how to deliver outstanding customer service by learning how to avoid and prevent some of the most commonly made mistakes.

Registration:

Register online or contact the Small Business & Technology Development Center at 573-581-3231.

Registration
deadline:

4/26/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Virgil Woolridge, WoolridgeV@missouri.edu
Audrain County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 581-3231




Focus On Kids, 45th Circuit, Lincoln County

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 2 p.m. to 4:30 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:

$35.00
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




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Clinton) (Session 18 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Where:  
Senior Nutrition Center
Clinton MO

Description:

This advanced program is for participants who have completed the basic STay Strong, Stay Healthy program. This program focuses on advanced strength training for persons 60 years and older.

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Health - Mizzou (Session 4 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Mizzou Center/Mizzou Health Impact Center
1600 NE Coronado Drive, Blue Springs MO map...

Description:

Tai Chi for Health is easy to learn for relaxation, strengthening mind and body, and improving health and fitness. The gentle movements of Tai Chi have been shown to improve coordination, balance, flexibility, muscle strength, and posture. Tai Chi helps create a sense of well-being while facilitating mind/body awareness and reducing stress.

Registration:

Mizzou Center/Mizzou Health Impact Center
816-655-6718

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00
$30 for 6 weeks $50 for 12 weeks




Modified Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Henry) (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Clinton Housing Authority Community room
#7 Bradshaw Drive, Clinton MO map...

Description:

Modified Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is 12 classes over 6 weeks strength training program for adults 60 years and older who use a walker or wheelchair. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The program incorporates warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches. Over the six weeks participants learn exercises to improve strength. The class meets twice weekly and all equipment is provided.

Registration:

Call 660-885-5556 to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Robotics (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Extension Center

Description:

Monthly Meeting

Session topic:

Monthly Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amanda Tempel, tempela@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Canceled: Rev Up Your Relationships, Referrals, & Revenues with Email Marketing

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
SBTDC
500 East Walnut, Suite 103, Columbia MO map...



How to Control Cash Flow

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Rd., Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

The second in a series of four financial management programs for those with little-to-no financial training, this course is designed for anyone needing to understand and manage how cash flows into and out of a business. Topics include identifying key information on a cash flow statement, identifying the sources of cash, the “gobblers” of cash, and how to control cash flow. $65 for each individual program, sign up for all four for $220, a $40 savings. You bring a pencil; we’ll provide the calculator more...

Cost:

$65.00

Facilitator:

Chris Thompson, ThompsonCV@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 634-2824




Master Gardener Level 1 Training (Session 9 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Session topic:

Plant Pathology

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, May 1, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Park Hill School District Offices / Community Education Center
(located directly west of Park Hill High School, approximately one mile from the intersection of I-29 and Barry Road)
7703 NW Barry Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separating and divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of parenting plans.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separated/divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

4/26/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Credit Building Workshop

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Southeast Missouri State University Regional Campus
Room 112
2401 N. Main, Sikeston MO map...

Description:

During this workshop a nationally recognized leader in the field of financial capability will focus on how individuals build credit and have high credit scores.

Session topic:

During this workshop a nationally recognized leader in the field of financial capability will focus on how individuals build credit and have high credit scores.

Registration:

Register online or by calling 573-651-2929 more...

Registration
deadline:

4/29/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Glenna Ervin, gervin@semo.edu
Southeast Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 573/986-6084




Pork Quality Assurance Plus and Site Assessment Training

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

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

Description:

This course will allow producers to obtain PQA Plus Certification and/or Site Status Self-Assessment Training.

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Home Landscape Design

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Charles County Extension Center
260 Brown Rd., St. Peters MO map...

Description:

Want to understand how to landscape your yard? Then this class is for you. It covers basic landscape techniques, plant selection and growing needs, and plant arrangement. Instructor: David Barylski more...

Registration:

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

Cost:

$20.00
Additional family members at the same address may register at half price if class handouts are shared.

Facilitator:

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




Lucky Clover 4-H Club Meeting (Session 18 of 19)

When:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
LaBelle Christian Church

Description:

Lucky Clover 4-H Club Meeting

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