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Friday, May 10, 2013

Leadership Phelps County-Leadercast

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County
Christian Life Center

Session topic:

Leadercast

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
Phelps County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/458-6260




National Park Day

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield MO map...

Description:

National Park Day will be observed locally at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park with several activities that highlight why green expanses are important to the community. On that day, beginning at 11 a.m. until 6 p.m., the Friends of the Garden-sponsored Dr. Bill Roston Native Butterfly House begins its fifth season of fun and education for adults and children alike. On National Public Gardens Day, admission is free to the 7.5-acre Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden. Hours are 9 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.

Master Gardeners of Greene County will be on hand to answer home gardening questions in the Hotline office located in the Botanical Center. Bring in an insect, diseased leaf or plant for diagnosis. The Hotline, 417-881-8909, ext. 320, is staffed from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

Visitors can also stroll through the Master Gardener Demonstration Garden with its mixed perennial border, themed herb beds, ornamental grasses, Missouri native plants, turf plots and kitchen garden to get ideas for their own gardens.

The Greene County Extension Center is also open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Visitors can also drop of soil tests from their lawn, garden or field during that time. Visitors can also view two Greene County Extension displays inside the Botanical Center. One entitled, “A Day in the Life of MU Extension” and another that showcases the “One-room Schools of Greene County.”
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Session topic:

Come celebrate National Park Day at the Botanical Center and see what this location has in store. While in the building/park learn more about Greene County Extension or get help from local Master Gardeners.

Registration:

None

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Adolescent Health/STD/HIV Prevention - Poplar Bluff 5 & 6 Grade Center

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 8 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Poplar Bluff 5 & 6 Grade Center
Poplar Bluff MO

Description:

A Health Fair was scheduled for 5-6 grades at Poplar Bluff. 32 speakers taught four subjects: Pubery/hygiene, cyberbullying, when real life hurts, and prescription drug prevention.

Session topic:

The health fair was taught by 32 volunteers. Topics: puberty/hygiene, cyberbullying, when real life hurts, and prescription drug prevention.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Phyllis Flanigan, FlaniganP@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




2013 Lawrence County Regional Grazing School

When:  Wednesday, May 8, 2013, 8 a.m. to Friday, May 10, 2013, 4 p.m.

Where:  
Soutwest Research Center
Hwy H, Mt. Vernon MO map...

Description:

A three-day seminar on management-intensive grazing for economic and environmental sustainability.

Session topic:

Regional Grazing School

Registration:

Contract Kendra Clift with NRCS in Mt. Vernon to preregister and for details about the cost to attend. 417-466-7682 ext. 3

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

C. Tim Schnakenberg, SchnakenbergC@missouri.edu
Stone County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/357-6812




Leadership Phelps County (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Christian Life Church
Rolla MO

Session topic:

LPC - Leadercast

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
Phelps County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/458-6260




Starting and Managing a Business

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
UCM Summit Center
850 NW Chipman Rd, Lees Summit MO map...

Description:

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.
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Registration:

Register online or contact the SBTDC at 660-543-4402 or email sbtdc@ucmo.edu more...

Registration
deadline:

5/8/2013

Cost:

$79.00
$39.50 for each additional person

Facilitator:

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




Senior Resource Fair (Webster County)

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Faith Southern Baptist Church
Marshfield MO

Description:

This event will include health screenings, prescription takeback for disposal, document shredding, and access to a variety of vendors of health and safety information for senior citizens.

Session topic:

This free event is targeted toward senior citizens, and will provide safety and health information including lawn mower safety and poison look-alikes.

Cost:

$0.00
This is a free event.

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
Webster County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 859-2044




Cooking Matters (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Share the Harvest Food Pantry
689 N State Highway 7, Camdenton MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office at 573-346-2644 to register.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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

Description:

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.

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

3/29/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Walk With Ease-Nevada (Session 17 of 18)

When:  Friday, May 10, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City 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:

3/29/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Starting a Small Business: The First Steps

When:  Friday, May 10, 2013, 1:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall Room 102, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

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...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Ken Surbrugg, surbrugg-k@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417/625-9557