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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Take Control of Your Finances/Warrenton (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Description:

Clients learn how to take control of their finances when they lose their job or their job is downsized.

Registration:

Clients must register at the Missouri Career Center, Warrenton, MO

Cost:

$0.00




Harrison County InterAgency Council 2016-17 (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Harrison County Extension Office
Court House Basement, Bethany MO map...

Description:

Fitness & Wellness for a Lifetime

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Harrison County
phone: 660-425-6434




Canceled: Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Street level of the Walnut Street Parking Garage
500 E Walnut Street Ste 103, Columbia MO map...



Intermediate QuickBooks for Small Business

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia Area Career Center (CACC)
4203 S Providence Road, Columbia MO map...

Description:

This is an advanced QuickBooks (Desktop) workshop, computer, hands-on learning opportunity for small business owners, office managers, and anyone with financial responsibilities. In this session we’ll deal with some more challenging topics such as: customizing invoices, customizing basic QuickBooks reports, designing reports and exporting to Microsoft Excel, reconciling bank and credit card accounts, using the “find” feature to find and correct documents quickly, memorizing transactions, payroll, inventory, and more.

Registration:

Register online or by calling Sarah Boyce at (573) 884-8087.

Registration
deadline:

5/10/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Yates, yatesjj@missouri.edu
University of Missouri SBTDC
phone: 573-882-7701




The Successful Business: Planning & Funding

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6 p.m. to Thursday, May 11, 2017, 9 p.m.

Where:  
MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
405 N Jefferson Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, preparation is the key. Learn how to utilize several tools in the process of developing a plan for your business. Whether formal or informal, translating your ideas into a working plan will increase the odds in your favor. This seminar provides an overview of two approaches to business plans and the steps necessary to develop those plans. Also, a special emphasis will be placed how to fund the business once the plan has been developed. In addition to the course instruction, support material is provided which includes a workbook, software, and other documents.  more...

Registration
deadline:

5/9/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$139.00
A second person from the same business may attend for a fee of $99.00. Call the SBTDC for information on how to obtain this discounted fee. 417-837-2617

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 417-837-2617




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Waynesville (Session 16 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.

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.

Registration:

8 week class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays at the Waynesville Senior Center in Waynesville, MO Register with the MU Extension Center in Pulaski County at 573-774-6177. Preregister is required and a physician's release for those age 69 and over.

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Laclede County
phone: 417-532-7126




Focus on Kids, Circuit Court 11 - St. Charles County

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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

Description:

This program helps divorced and separated parents learn how to support their children through the divorce process and how to work together in co-parenting their children. Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify the original divorce decree, or who have never been married but have filed a child custody case, to attend an educational parenting program.

Registration:

To register contact St. Charles County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-970-3000, 260 Brown Road, St. Peters, MO 63376 Pre-registration and payment required at least one week before class. All credit cards accepted by phone; money order or cash payment can be arranged when you call to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

Emily Barbee, CroweEM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Charles County
phone: 636-970-3000




Cooking Matters Higginsville Habilitation Center (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Class size:

10

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracy Delaney, delaneyt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lafayette County
phone: 660-584-3658




Canceled: A Matter of Balance Cameron YMCA (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
1903 N Walnut St, Cameron MO map...



Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 University of Missouri Medical School (Session 12 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over the 8 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

Pre-registration required. Must have completed Level 1 twice.  more...

Registration
deadline:

4/3/2017

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Kelsey Weitzel, weitzelkj@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 573-882-2799




Southwest Center - Management Intensive Grazing School

When:  Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 8 a.m. to Thursday, May 11, 2017, 4 p.m.

Description:

A three-day seminar on management-intensive grazing for economic and environmental sustainability at the Southwest Research Center. more...

Registration:

Registration forms and payment must be received no later than May 1. more...

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2017

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$140.00
$140 per person or $225 for couples (couples share one set of printed materials.)

Facilitator:

Eldon Cole, ColeE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Lawrence County
phone: 417-466-3102




Cape County Clover Kids (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

Countywide 4-H Clover Kid club for youth ages 5-7. For information, contact the Cape County Extension Office at 573-243-3581. If Jackson Public Schools are cancelled due to weather, the Clover Kid meeting will also be cancelled.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Meier, meierl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist monthly board meeting (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
2630 N Mayfair Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist monthly board meeting

Session topic:

Springfield Plateau Master Naturalist monthly board meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Webster County
phone: 417-859-2044




QuickBooks Desktop: Utilization, Tips, and Tricks

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

Description:

This training will be a demonstration of QuickBooks (Windows) and how to best utilize the program and its features. Date: May 10 (Wednesday), 1:30pm-4:30pm Location: Plaster Hall, MSSU. On the day of the event, yellow signs at the entrances of Plaster Hall will display room number. Cost: $79 per person more...

Registration:

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07edwotv8ie14650ec more...

Registration
deadline:

5/8/2017

Cost:

$79.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417-625-9575




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 7 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
Pettis County Extension Office
1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2, is an advancement of SSSH Level 1. This event takes place on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Pettis County MU Extension Center. Participants take part in a warm-up, 8-10 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretches and deep breathing.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 8-10 strength training exercises, and a cool-down that includes stretching and deep breathing.

Registration:

Melissa Cotton University of Missouri Extension in Pettis County 660-827-0591 cottonmr@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

4/17/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Miller County) (Session 3 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Iberia Church of the Nazarene
201 W Main Street, Iberia MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 is a strength training program based on research by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 program is designed to provide access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program for middle age and older adults. During each session, a 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 MU Extension Center in Miller County at 573-369-2394

Registration
deadline:

4/28/2017

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
There is no charge for this program due to a grant from Miller County Health Center

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters-Richland (MOCA) (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Cooking Matters is a 6-session culinary-based nutrition education program that is delivered through; powerful, engaging lessons featuring hands-on learning that include group discussion with instructors. Program Goal: This program’s main goals are: 1. to provide knowledge and skills to help seniors prepare food at home more, and become aware of the negative health behaviors associated with obesity and sedentary lifestyles. The primary objectives are to teach: (1) Cooking tips and techniques; (ii) tips for proper food safety; (iii) storage and sanitation; (iv) nutrition and health information to ensure optimal health; (v) budgeting -stretching food dollars and maximizing resources; (vi) tips to get families to try new foods; and (vii) shopping healthfully on a limited budget. The program evaluates participants at week 1 and week 6 and behavior changes occur consistently in all individuals.

Registration:

Call the MU Extension office in Pulaski County to register for this class. 573-774-6177 Maximum 12 participants, must call to register. Instructor: Amy Bartels, Nutrition and Health Education Specialist Classes will be held at the MOCA office in Richland, MO.

Class size:

8

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Laclede County
phone: 417-532-7126




The Alphabet Soup of USDA

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Courthouse meeting room
200 North Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

University of Missouri Extension invites beginning farmers and ranchers to attend a free workshop about resources offered by state and federal agencies. “Understanding the Alphabet Soup of USDA Programs” The session covers funding options offered through the Natural Resources Conservation Service, the Office of Rural Development and the Farm Services Agency. Especially for veterans, an afternoon session will feature speakers who will explain the process of applying for state and federal resources available to veterans. Missouri AgrAbility Project state director Karen Funkenbusch and representatives from Vocational Rehabilitation Services and other agencies will give case studies. This is a great opportunity to meet your local USDA, NRCS, FSA and MU Extension representatives and learn how to get started in farming and ranching.

Registration:

May 10 - 9 am—4:30 pm Phelps County Courthouse Multipurpose Room 200 North Main St Rolla, MO 65401 RSVP by May 8th to Patricia Barrett, Ag Business Specialist at the Miller County Extension Office, 573-369-2394 or E-mail: barrettpr@missouri.edu OR to the Phelps County Farm Service Agency - ROLLA SERVICE CENTER 1050 E STATE ROUTE 72 STE 1 ROLLA, MO 65401 (573) 364-2088  more...

Registration
deadline:

5/8/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Cole County) (Session 3 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

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



Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Cole County) (Session 3 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

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



MTI—Communicating Successfully: St. Joseph

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

Description:

Successful communication requires more than just speaking your mind loudly enough for others to hear you. Participants will sharpen both written and verbal communication skills to maximize understanding and minimize confusion among those they communicate with.

Registration:

Contact Buchanan County Extension Office at (816) 279-1691 or email Cindy Wells at wellsci@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Cynthia Wells, WellsCI@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Buchanan County
phone: 816-279-1691




MTI—Your Legal Responsibilities: St. Joseph

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Historic Green Acres Building near The Shoppes at North Village
3500 Village Drive Ste 100, Saint Joseph MO map...

Description:

Supervisors are often placed in a difficult position. Participants will explore the legal responsibilities of the supervisory role by examining best practice solutions to discrimination, sexual harassment and the progressive discipline process.

Registration:

Contact Buchanan County Extension Office at (816) 279-1691 or email Cindy Wells at wellsci@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Cynthia Wells, WellsCI@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Buchanan County
phone: 816-279-1691




Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
614 Lindsay St., Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

The Butler County support group for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren and other relatives raising children other than their own will meet at the Extension Center at noon every second Wednesday except June, July and August.. Lunch will be provided.

Registration:

To register call the Butler County Extension Center at 573 686-8064

Registration
deadline:

5/10/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Wescoat Engram, EngramM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Mississippi County
phone: 573-683-6129




Canceled: Taking Control of Your Finances-Cancelled

When:  Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Warrenton Career Center
Warrenton MO