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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

MU Youth Development Academy

When:  Monday, May 19, 2014, 8:15 a.m. to Friday, May 23, 2014, 5 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension
1110 South College Avenue, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Are you a youth development professional who designs or leads programs, or who makes policy decisions affecting youth at program, organization, community, or system levels? Do you puzzle over programmatic decisions or policy choices, trying to make all the pieces fit in order to foster positive growth, learning, and development of children and youth?

The University of Missouri (MU) Youth Development Academy provides youth development professionals with research-based education and resources for leading and engaging others in positive youth development. Participants gain a foundation of knowledge, skills, and competencies to lead, and support others in leading, high-quality youth programs in public, private, or civic sectors. more...

Session topic:

MU Youth Development Academy

Credit:

Continuing education units available.
Continuing professional education units available.

Registration:

Non-credit option includes lunches, books and materials. Hotel/lodging is on your own. Include $499.00 payment with registration.

For-credit option includes lunches, books and materials. Hotel/lodging is on your own. MU course registration and payment is at http://myzou.missouri.edu. Send in registration sheet, and course registration info will be sent to you.

Cancellation requests received 30 days prior to event refunded, minus $25 admin fee. Requests received afterward may involve additional fees. more...

Registration
deadline:

5/5/2014

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$499.99
Clock hours (30 hours) - $499.99 Youth Development CEUs (3 credits) - $509.99 Undergraduate seminar course (3 credits) - $982.20 Graduate seminar course (3 credits) — $1,183.50




Starting a Business in Missouri

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

Where:  
Direct Impact Business Education Center
10263 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Louis MO map...

Description:

Thinking about starting your own business, being your own boss and enjoying the life of an entrepreneur? Fantastic!
Of course you have a business plan, have secured funding, and have hired an accountant and lawyer, right?

Starting a Business in Missouri is a 3-hour workshop created for those considering going into business for themselves.

In just 3 hours, you will…

• Discover if you have what it takes to be an owner by assessing your strengths and weaknesses.
• Learn the importance of having a business plan and what might go wrong if you don’t!
• Learn how to assess the industry, market and competition.
• Discuss legal and regulatory requirements.
• Find successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investor.
• Identify sources of funding.
• Receive a Start-up Manual.

Who Should Attend?

Starting a Business in Missouri is designed for entrepreneurs of all ages, backgrounds, education and experience—regardless of the type of business you want to start! If you are a dislocated or laid off worker registered with jobs.mo.gov, you could attend this workshop at no cost. Phone 314-657-3547 to register. Please call 314-657-3547 for details.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$39.00
No Cost to Dislocated Workers. Please call 314-657-3547 for details.

Facilitator:

Tiffany Todd, toddti@umsystem.edu
Missouri SBTDCs, State Office
phone: 314/657-3547




Predicting Future Cash Needs (Session 8 of 8)

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

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

Description:

Complete your financial education with this third course in our seminar series. This class is designed to teach you how to create and use a cash budget to prepare for future business performance. During this course, you will learn to estimate future sources and uses of cash. You will also learn how to analyze your predictions to make more informed decisions. You should leave this session feeling more comfortable about decisions related to preparing for growth, realistic loan and financing requests, how much cash you can safely take out of the business, and how to make affordable purchases for your business. At its conclusion, you should be able to: forecast sales, receivables and expenses, use a cash budget to create a month-by-month view and calculate Break-Even, as it relates to business expansions, workforce additions or capital expenditures.

 more...

Session topic:

This class is designed to teach you how to create and use a cash budget to prepare for future business performance. During this course, you will learn to estimate future sources and uses of cash. Also learn how to analyze predictions and make decisions.

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




QuickBooks for Beginners

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Black Dawn Armory & Range
1511 N Ohio Ave, Sedalia MO map...

Session topic:

Hands-on workshop to learn the basics of QuickBooks. This class targets businesses that have minimal experience with QuickBooks.

Registration:

Register online at www.ucmo.edu/sbtdc, call 660-543-4402 or email sbtdc@ucmo.edu more...

Registration
deadline:

5/19/2014

Class size:

14

Event full:

No

Cost:

$69.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Better Health Class (CCPS) (Session 10 of 40)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 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
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Eating from the Garden (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 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:

planting sweet potato and tomato plants

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




How to Write a Successful Business Plan

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Carl Junction Community Center, 303 N Main St, Carl Junction, MO 64834
303 N Main St, Carl Junction MO map...

Description:

Designed for business owners and entrepreneurs who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a useful management tool. Participants will learn the importance of business plans, the key required elements of a basic plan and data that must be included. Participants will also get tips on writing style to make the business plan easier to understand and more professional in appearance. Participants will leave this session with a greater understanding of what their business plan should look like and how to get started writing one. more...

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Cost:

$39.00

Facilitator:

Karen Bradshaw, bradshaw-k@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417/625-9520




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

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 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




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

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 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
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Extension Center- Gardner 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:

Problem solving, Dealing with difficult emotions, physical activity and exercise and making and action plan

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




Healthy Lifestyle Initiative (Session 7 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 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 (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Randolph County MU Extension conference room at 423 East Logan, Moberly, MO 65270. This is in the lower level of the Randolph County Health Department. Enter under the red metal awning going down the ramp at the southwest corner of the building. Drive East on Logan one block from Morley Street and park in parking lot on left.
423 East Logan,, Mobelry MO map...

Description:

This workshop is for parents currently going through a divorce or motion to modify. Current research about the five top strategies to assist your children through the divorce process will be presented. Six video clips will be viewed and discussed, critiquing what the parents in the vignettes did well, and not so well. The session will conclude with an evaluation of the program.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is a workshop for divorcing parents. This month 2 women and 5 men attended the class. Research is presented, parenting plan is reviewed and six video clips are viewed and processed. The session closes with evaluation.

Registration:

Call Helen or Tom, at 660-269-9656 to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Thomas Fuhrman, fuhrmant@missouri.edu
Randolph County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/269-9656




Focus on Kids (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Henry County Extension Center, Courthouse
100 West Franklin Street, Courthouse, Clinton MO map...

Description:

State-mandated program for divorcing and never-married parents to learn to co-parent their children.

Session topic:

Co-parenting class for divorcing and never-married parents.

Registration:

Call the Henry County Extension Center at 660-885-5556.

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 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 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




Kirksville Area Master Gardener Meeting

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
At the nursery on Spencer Lane, southeast of Kirksville
Spencer Lane, Kirksville MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Kirksville Area Master Gardeners

Session topic:

Monthly business meeting and tour of a local nursery/producer of perennial plants.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Schutter, schutterjl@missouri.edu
Adair County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 665-9866




Health Insurance Education

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Warren County Extension Center
107 W. Walton, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Educational program for individuals and families who are in need of health insurance or who have insurance and would like information on what is covered and how to use the insurance.

Session topic:

Educational program for individuals and families who are in need of health insurance or who have insurance and would like information on what is covered and how to use the insurance.

Registration:

Pre-registration is not required.
Contact Chris Merritt, Warren County Extension Center for information. 636-456-3444

Registration
deadline:

5/20/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Health (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 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




Cass County 4-H Council meeting (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Cass County Extension Office
201 W. Wall St, Harrisonville MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brittany Nieder, NiederB@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/380-8460




Building Better Child Care Spring 2014 (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Memorial Auditorium
500 E. Locust Street
Union, MO 63084
500 E. Locust Street, Union MO map...

Description:

Spring 2014 Child Day Care Provider Training more...

Session topic:

Reducing Asthma Triggers in Child Care Environments

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension
116 West Main, Union, MO
Phone: 636-583-5141

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Kandace Fisher-McLean, fisherkl@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7657




Linn County Extension Council Meeting- May

When:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
To be determined

Description:

Linn County Extension Council Meeting

Session topic:

Council meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Valerie Tate, tatev@umsystem.edu
Linn County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/895-5123