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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Clay County Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
1901 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Clay County Extension meets tonight. The public is welcome to attend and voice their opinions.

Registration:

For questions about the meeting call 816-407-3490.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Vance, vanceam@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Clay County
phone: 816-407-3490




2017 Missouri 4-H Equine Tour

When:  Monday, May 22, 2017, 7 a.m. to Sunday, May 28, 2017, 6 a.m.

Description:

Tour for equine focused 4-H teens exploring equine related careers and the horse industry in Oklahoma and Texas. more...

Registration:

Completed application with deposit due March 1. Limited enrollment. more...

Registration
deadline:

3/1/2017

Class size:

50

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$600.00

Facilitator:

Debra Davis, davisdd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Clinton County
phone: 816-539-3765




Predicting Your Company's Cash Needs

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
405 N Jefferson Avenue, 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. Topics include: What is cash planning Preparing the cash budget Forecasting cash in Estimating cash out Making informed decisions Dealing with cash budgeting problems Break - even analysis more...

Registration
deadline:

5/22/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$109.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids - Lafayette County

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 10 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Where:  
14 E 19th Street Ste 102, Higginsville MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is a workshop to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children through the divorce process and to help parents who are living apart develop ways to work together effectively as co-parents. Focus on Kids satisfies Missouri's educational requirement for parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts.

Registration:

Pre-registration and pre-payment required prior to the class.

To register contact:
Judy Elling at the Lafayette County Extension Center
660-584-3658

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811




Focus on Kids - Saline County

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
353 S Lafayette Avenue, Marshall MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is a workshop to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children through the divorce process and to help parents who are living apart develop ways to work together effectively as co-parents. Focus on Kids satisfies Missouri's educational requirement for parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts.

Registration:

Pre-registration and pre-payment required 3 days prior to the class.

To register contact:
Saline County Extension Center
660-886-6908 

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811




Shelby County 4-H Council Meetings (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
106 E 3rd St, Shelbyville MO map...

Description:

Each 4-H Club should send a representative to the 4-H Council.  4-H Council is were decisions are made about happening with the county program.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracie Moore, mooretra@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Macon County
phone: 660-385-2173




Master Gardener Training in Reynolds County - Cancelled due to lack of registrations (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Centerville MO

Description:

The University of Missouri Extension's Master gardener program is an opportunity for people of all ages to receive in depth horticulture training and then apply what they have learned to improve lives in their communities and educate others about gardening. For information please call: 573-648-1035

Registration
deadline:

5/6/2017

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$165.00

Facilitator:

Donna Aufdenberg, aufdenbergd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bollinger County
phone: 573-238-2420




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced: UMSL (Session 15 of 15)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
8000 Natural Bridge Road, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

This MU Extension strength-training program can get your fitness journey (re)started. Participants will be guided safely by a trained instructor through warm up, eight muscle-strengthening exercises and cool down. Equipment is provided. The class is targeted toward older and sedentary middle-aged adults. There are no age limits.

Registration:

To Register use the link provided. more...

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314-400-2115




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1-Conway (Session 14 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
105 W Jefferson Avenue, Conway MO map...

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 Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Conway Senior Center in Conway, MO. Register with the MU Extension Center in Laclede at 417-532-7126.

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
There is no fee for this class.

Facilitator:

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




Minimize Your Home, Maximize Your Life (Fredericktown)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Description:

Minimize Your Home, Maximize Your Life will address topics such as: starting the organization process, determining what to keep and what to purge, organizing small spaces, choosing where to donate items to, and filing paperwork and record keeping. We will be joined by guest speaker, Alicia Hill, from the "Love You More" blog! If you have delayed your Spring cleaning, now is the time to start!

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension in Madison County 137 W. Main St., Fredericktown, MO 63645 (573) 783-3303 klineju@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

5/16/2017

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Ashley Bales, balesa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Madison County
phone: 573-783-3303




4-H Youth Futures: College Within Reach - Family Fun Night (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
105 E. 5th Street, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Family fun night for youth and their families enrolled in 4-H Youth Futures program. College preparation and career readiness curriculum is also taught during family fun nights.

Registration:

Enrollment in the Youth Futures program is required. Contact Tommy E. Thomas III at 816-252-5051 for information on how to enroll in the Youth Futures program.

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tommy Thomas, thomasto@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
phone: 816-252-5051




Canceled: FastTrac - New Venture Workshop (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
1520 Market Street, St. Louis MO map...



Cooking Matters for Adults, COM First Christian Church, Bolivar (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Description:

Program empowers low-income families with the skills to stretch their food budgets so their children get healthy meals at home. Cooking Matters is a hands-on, six-week cooking course. Participants learn to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices, and cook delicious, affordable meals.

Session topic:

Celebrate participants success

Registration:

Call Polk County Extension at (417) 326-4916

Registration
deadline:

4/14/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Cooking Matters for Adults Hickory County Health Department May 2017 (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Hickory Co Community Kitchen
South Highway 254 & County Road 283 , Hermitage MO map...

Description:

Program empowers low-income families with the skills to stretch their food budgets so their children get healthy meals at home. Cooking Matters is a hands-on, six-week cooking course. Participants learn to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices, and cook delicious, affordable meals.

Session topic:

Basic nutrition, simple recipes, handwashing and knife safety

Registration:

Call Hickory County Extension to register 417-745-6767

Registration
deadline:

5/24/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Canceled: Quality for Keeps: Home Food Preservation (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Vienna United Methodist Church
1102 Highway 63 N, Vienna MO map...



Growing Hops in Missouri- planting, cultivar selection & trellis system

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
8 miles east of Columbia
4968 Rangeline Road, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Join us on Tuesday afternoon May 23rd to learn about growing hops. This event is free, open to all, and just 8 miles from Columbia (Bradford Research Farm, follow link for directions- http://bradford.cafnr.org/contact/ ). It will be held from 1 to 5 PM, beginning with discussion and questions at the ¼ acre hop planting from 1 to 2. Then it will move indoors for presentations on the following: construction on the trellis system and review commonly used trellis systems, steps involved to ready the planting and why the cultivars were chosen, future plans for the hop yard and other outreach activities. Please forward info on this event to any individual interested in growing hops. At 4 PM the site will be visited again for anyone missed that initial site visit.

Registration:

A RSVP is appreciated but not necessary. Contact Byers at byerspl@missouri.edu or 417-859-2044.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cole County
phone: 573-634-2824




Who Gets Grandma's Yellow Pie Plate?

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Memorial Union, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Your pie plates may not be round and they may not have a yellow rose, but every family has it pie plates. What are yours? This workshop is about passing on non-titled property.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




A Matter of Balance-Princeton May-Jun 2017 (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
1308 E Main Street, Princeton MO map...

Description:

The eight-session Matter of Balance series helps participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable. If you share these concerns and are interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength, this class is for you.

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
Scholarships available. Ask for free voucher for the class when registering.

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters at the Store-Camdenton

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
grocery store
709 N Bus Rt 5, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters at the Store is a free, guided grocery store tour that teaches low-income adults how to get the most nutrition for their food dollars. During the tour, participants practice key food shopping skills, such as buying fruits and vegetables on a budget, comparing unit prices, reading food labels, and identifying whole grain foods.

Registration:

To register, call the Jackie Bartley at the Pathways office 573-317-9100.

Registration
deadline:

5/16/2017

Class size:

8

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




SkillUP-Making Money Count

When:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Rolla Job Center

Description:

The SkillUP program offers SNAP recipients in Missouri the opportunity to gain skills, training or work experience. The SkillUP Program is funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS). SkillUP is offered at no cost to the participant and helps promote employability and self-sufficiency. We will be with you every step of the way. SkillUP offers a variety of services to participants based on an Individual Employment Plan which is created between the participant and SkillUP staff. These services include: • Staff Assisted Job Search • Job Search Training • Work-Based Learning • Vocational Training • Education • Supportive Services

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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