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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

How to Control Cash Flow (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development
405 N Jefferson Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

In this second class of the financial management series, we'll take a close look at where cash comes from in a small business, where it's used in day-to-day operations and how to identify and correct cash flow problems. You'll be able to identify key information on cash flow statements and be able to follow the path of cash as it travels through your company. You'll identify cash flow strategies to use in your organization. You'll become familiar with the sources and uses of cash, ratios and the most common "gobblers" of cash in any business. This isn't theory - it's practical application for real businesses - like yours! more...

Session topic:

Look at where cash comes from in a small business, where it's used in day-to-day operations and how to identify and correct cash flow problems. You'll be able to identify key information on cash flow statements and track cash through your company.

Registration:

Visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$109.00
$109.00 per person or $297.00 for the series of three Financial Management seminars.

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 471/836-5685




Canceled: Health Insurance Education For Small Business

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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



Creating a Spending Plan

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Taney County OACAC
610 South 6th Street, Branson MO map...

Description:

Learn how to prepare a spending plan (budget), set financial goals, keep track of expenses, pay bills on time.

Session topic:

Learn how to prepare a spending plan (budget), set financial goals, keep track of expenses, pay bills on time.

Registration:

Contact Taney County OACAC, 417-239-1882

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Dunklin County Ecology Day

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Lake
Kennett MO

Session topic:

Ecology Day for 4th grade students

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




KCTV 5 Health segment (Kansas City CBS affiliate) (Session 2 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 9:15 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.

Where:  
KCTV 5 studio
Kansas City MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Ozark Small Business Incubator
408 Washington Avenue, West Plains MO map...

Session topic:

The steps required to start a business in Missouri

Registration:

Register: Register and pay online. You may also email info@ozsbi.com or call 417-256-9724

Registration Deadline: Friday, May 9th
 more...

Registration
deadline:

5/9/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Willis Mushrush, MushrushW@missouri.edu
Howell County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 256-2391




4-H "From The Farm To You" (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Lamar Headstart
Lamar MO

Description:

From The Farm To You will be presented at Lamar Head start by Barton County Teen leaders . The 4 week program will highlight fresh fruits and vegtables, story time, songs, and ,hands-on classroom activities.

Session topic:

4-H From The Farm To You Field Trip

Registration
deadline:

4/3/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 682-3579




Bi-lingual Tai Chi for Arthritis (Session 8 of 21)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Guadalupe 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




Building Better Health Class (CCPS) (Session 9 of 40)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 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
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Making Money Count Series (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
STONE COUNTY OACAC NEIGHBORHOOD CENTER
Branson West City Hall

110 Silver Lady Lane, Lower Level, Branson West MO map...

Description:

2 Session Series: Creating a Spending Plan, Predatory Lending and ID Theft

Session topic:

Learn how to prepare a spending plan (budget), set financial goals, keep track of expenses, pay bills on time, use budgeted billing and payments for utilities, tips to save energy costs in your home.

Registration:

Contact: Lisa Soto at Stone County OACAC (417) 272-8508

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Canceled: Internet & Digital Marketing

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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



Eating from the Garden (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
South Elementary School-4th grade classrooms
Highway 25 South, Jackson MO map...

Description:

school year ending with radishes in garden and will plants sweet potato and tomato plants

Session topic:

picking radishes and pulling weeds

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Gosche, GoscheM@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 243-3581




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Hawthorn Bank
4675 N Gretna Rd, Branson MO map...

Description:

Each year the U.S. Small Business Administration takes the opportunity to highlight the impact of outstanding entrepreneurs and small business owners through National Small Business Week. This year, University of Missouri Extension, Taney County SBTDC and the Taney County Partnership will host two events to celebrate Small Business Week in the Branson area engaging the small business community and helping local entrepreneurs start and manage their businesses successfully. Starting a Business: The First Step is designed specifically for those who are thinking about a new business venture. Successful entrepreneur, Stephanie Barney of Lightspeed Electrical Services, will be on hand to share her experiences overcoming challenges small businesses face. Come hear how she creates a SPARK for business success!





Session topic:

First workshop celebrating National Small Business Week in the Branson area.

Registration:

Pre-registration is requested through eventbrite at:
For additional workshop information contact the Taney County Extension Office at 417-546-4431. more...

Registration
deadline:

5/12/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
FREE to any Taney County resident or Taney County business, underwritten by the Taney County Partnership.

Facilitator:

Chrystal Irons, ironsc@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
1012-A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Registration:

Registration is required by May 1, 2014. Please call the University of Missouri Extension/Pettis County office for more information or to sign up.

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Megan D. Webb, webbmd@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Barton County Extension Center at the Gardener Room
E. 12th St, Lamar MO map...

Description:

This is a Health Management Class. The six-week workshop for adults living with a chronic condition and their family members. Classes are highly interactive, where mutual support and success builds confidence in participants’ ability to manage their health while maintaining active & fulfilling lives.

Session topic:

Introduction to class, workshop overview and Responsibilities, definitions and introduction to action plans

Registration:

To register, please call Carla Reed, RN, at 417-681-5256

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
The class is free. Participants will receive a book, Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions

Facilitator:

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




Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Katy Trails Housing Complex Community Room
Clinton MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Intergenerational Science (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Faxon Elementary School

Description:

Help youth learn and explore natural resources in Missouri. Missouri Master Naturalists will teach a variety of workshops about forest, fish, and wildlife resources with hands-on activities to engage youth learning and sharing.

Cost:

$0.00




Healthy Lifestyle Initiative (Session 6 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 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




Focus on Kids

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Sikeston Public Library
221 N. Kingshighway, Sikeston MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids - Helping Parents Help Their Kids Adjust to Divorce

Session topic:

Focus in Kids Class - Helping Parents Help their Kids Adjust to Divorce

Registration:

Southern Missouri Legal Services (800)748-7456 or (573)683-3786

Registration
deadline:

5/12/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




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

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 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 six: Using your mind to manage symptoms; Making an action plan; problem solving; working with your health care professional and system; weight management; future plans

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pamela Duitsman, duitsmanp@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Focus on Kids - Lafayette County (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Lafayette County Extension Center
14 East 19th Street, Higginsville MO map...

Description:

State-mandated program for area divorcing and never-married parents who have a court case. Co-parenting class to help parents learn to be civil and business-like for the sake of their children.

Session topic:

Co-parenting class for divorcing and never married parents.

Registration:

Call Lafayette county Extension Center at 660-584-3658 to register. Must pre-register one week in advance.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Wallace, WallaceL@missouri.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 885-5556




Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Disease Class (RIdgeway, May-Jun, 2014) (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Ridgeway School, Mrs. Wallace's room
305 Main Street, Ridgeway MO map...

Description:

This 6 session course will help people with chronic illness learn healthy ways to live with a disease. Knowledge and skills learned include those needed to manage and overcome physical and emotional problems caused by the disease.

Registration:

Please contact Janet Hackert at 660.425.6434 or Sarah Linthacum at 660.425.6324 to register.

Registration
deadline:

4/25/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Strong Families (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Hillcrest Thrift Shop community room--South Platte site
6520 NW Prairie View Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Building Strong Families program is taught year-round in partnership with Hillcrest Ministries, a faith-based social service agency and transitional housing program serving homeless families in the greater Kansas City area. When accepted into the Hillcrest program, adults agree to participate in an intensive 90-day program that emphasizes life-skills and financial solvency. Several modules from the Building Strong Families curriculum are utilized in the life-skills education component.

Session topic:

The May workshop topic for Hillcrest residents is "Guidance and Discipline-More than Time-Out".

Registration:

Registration for the Building Strong Families classes are handled directly by Hillcrest case managers. For general information, contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




2014 Master Gardener Classes (Session 11 of 24)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
St. Joseph, MO

Description:

2014 Master Gardener Classes. Registration for these classes ended on April 3, 2014. For more information about the classes, see the web site. If you would like to be considered for next year's class, email Tim Baker at BakerT@missouri.edu more...

Session topic:

Turf Class - St. Joseph. Registration for the 2014 Master Gardener Classes ended on April 3.

Registration
deadline:

4/3/2014

Cost:

$110.00

Facilitator:

Timothy Baker, BakerT@missouri.edu
Daviess/Caldwell County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/663-3232




2014 Master Gardener Classes (Session 12 of 24)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Princeton, MO

Description:

2014 Master Gardener Classes. Registration for these classes ended on April 3, 2014. For more information about the classes, see the web site. If you would like to be considered for next year's class, email Tim Baker at BakerT@missouri.edu more...

Session topic:

Turf Class - Princeton. Registration for the 2014 Master Gardener Classes ended on April 3.

Registration
deadline:

4/3/2014

Cost:

$110.00

Facilitator:

Timothy Baker, BakerT@missouri.edu
Daviess/Caldwell County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/663-3232




Missouri Master Naturalist - Development/Training (Session 10 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Busch Memorial Conservation Area
2360 Highway D, Saint Charles MO map...

Description:

Attendance at meetings is limited to members of the Missouri Master Naturalist Confluence Chapter. To lean more about the Missouri Master Naturalist program and about becoming a Master Naturalist call 636-970-3000. more...

Session topic:

Forest Park owls - Mark Glenshaw

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Health (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Southwood Elementary School
Kansas City MO

Description:

Tai Chi for Health is an easy to learn and effective program to help build strength, improve balance to prevent falls, slow down the loss of bone density, and improve quality of life.

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension 816-252-5051

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00




What is Extension program for Four-State Business Women

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Contact the Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Center, 417/358-2158, for more information.

Description:

Program on "What is Extension" for members of the Four-State Business Women organization.

Session topic:

What is Extension program for Four-State Business Women

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
Jasper County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 358-2158




Cedar County Extension Council Meetings (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Cedar County Extension Office
Stockton MO

Description:

These are monthly extension council meetings in which we discuss MU Extension business in Cedar County.

Session topic:

Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
Cedar County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/276-3313




Knox County 4-H/FFA Fair Board Meetings (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where:  
Knox County University of Missouri Extension's conference room.
110 North 4th Street, Edina MO map...

Description:

The Knox County 4-H/FFA Fair Board is comprised of two voting representatives from each of the 4-H community clubs and FFA chapter in the county. The board meets the second Tuesday of every month (with the exception of November and December in the Knox County University of Missouri Extension center's conference room.

Session topic:

The Knox County 4-H/FFA Fair Board meets monthly for the purpose of planning this countywide event. Together members, volunteers, parents and community members work to secure the necessary resources in order to provide an quality educational experience.

Registration:

Knox County 4-H/FFA Fair Board meetings are open to the public. Voting privileges are limited to the 4-H Clubs and FFA Chapters elected fair board voting representatives. The fair board welcomes and encourages individuals who are interested in helping plan and implement the county fair to attend meetings.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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