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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Council meeting (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Session topic:

Executive Committee meeting of the Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Understanding Financial Statements (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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:

Business owners, managers, accountants, bankers, and consultants need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. After attending this financial management series, you will be able to make better business decisions based on good financial information.

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Session topic:

Business owners, managers, accountants, bankers, and consultants need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. After attending this financial series, you will be able to make better business decisions based on good

Registration:

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

Cost:

$109.00
$109.00 per person, or $297.00 for three Financial Management seminars

Facilitator:

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




Hatching Chicks in the Classroom - Applying Science & Technology - School Enrichment (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Monday, April 28, 2014, 10 a.m. to Friday, May 9, 2014, 10 a.m.

Where:  
Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency Head Start classroom
401 North 1st Street, Edina MO map...

Description:

Embryology - “Hatching Chicks in the Classroom” is an exciting adventure for students and teachers alike. The curriculum brings action and experience to the classroom, using a still-air incubator. Students observe the development of the chicks in the egg, hatching and post-hatch care.

Session topic:

Youth currently enrolled in the Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency's Head Start program will receive their eggs April 28th. They will observe the chick as it develops in the egg, hatches & will learn how to care for the chicks.

Registration:

Contact the Knox County Univeristy of Missouri Extension center for available dates.
110 North 4th Street
Edina, MO 63537
660-397-2179 more...

Cost:

$0.25
A state participate fee of .25 per student is assessted. Additional program cost vary depending on the number of participants and sponsorship availability.

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Cox Monet Hospital
Monet, MO MO

Session topic:

Chronic Disease Self Management is a 6 week (2-hr sessions) of all the self-help health
management techniques used for chronic health conditions.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Wirth, WirthJ@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Building Better Health Class (CCPS) (Session 8 of 40)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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




Building Strong Families for Youth - puberty/hygiene & self esteem building for Twin Rivers 5th & 6th graders

When:  Monday, May 5, 2014, 1 p.m. to Friday, May 9, 2014, 10 a.m.

Where:  
Fisk & Qulin Middle Schools
Fisk & Qulin MO

Description:

This includes one presentation on puberty/hygiene and self esteem building for the boys and girls in the 5th and 6th grade at Twin Rivers Qulin & Fisk Middle Schools

Session topic:

This includes one presentation on puberty/hygiene and self esteem for the boys and girls who attend the 5th grade & 6th grade at Twin Rivers Qulin & Fisk Middle Schools.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Customer Service: Taking Care of Customers

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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



Understanding Financial Statements Workshop (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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

Description:

Using the information learned in the "Understanding Financial Statements" seminar, this 3-hour course will offer a hands-on, computer-based experience where the information learned in the seminar can be directly applied to a company's individual financial statement. Participants must first complete the 3-hour "Understanding Financial Statements" course before enrolling in this workshop. more...

Session topic:

Using information learned in the "Understanding Financial Statements" seminar, this course offers a hands-on, computer-based experience where the information learned in the seminar can be directly applied to a company's individual financial statment.

Registration:

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

Cost:

$109.00

Facilitator:

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




Eat Well, Be Well with Diabetes (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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 2 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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




Private Pesticide Applicator Training

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Clark Produce Auction
Clark MO

Session topic:

This training will meet the requirements for certification or re-certification for Private Pesticide Applicator's.

Cost:

$12.00
Each farm must own a copy of the Private Pesticide Applicator Training Manual to be certified. Bring your copy to the training if you already own one, or purchase a copy at the training session for $12.

Facilitator:

Max Glover, GloverM@missouri.edu
Shelby County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/633-2640




Crafts-n-Critters 4-H Club (Session 7 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Youth Building on the Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Intergenerational Science (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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 - Phelps

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Office
200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

Session topic:

The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Phelps County Extension Office at (573)458-6260.

Registration
deadline:

5/5/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Exploring Entrepreneurship

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7 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...



Chronic Disease Self-Management -- Springfield (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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 five: Using your mind to manage symptoms; Making an action plan; problem solving; healthy eating; making informed treatment decisions; dealing with depression

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




FastTrac - First Step (Session 23 of 24)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Economic Development
410 N Missouri St Ste D, Macon MO map...

Session topic:

Have the thrill of knowing they have made it through the program and now have the skills to assess their entrepreneurial dream from a business perspective

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$65.00
The Alternative Fee is that you will receive the $65.00 in return if You complete the project.

Facilitator:

Christopher Shoemaker, shoemakercl@missouri.edu
Macon County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/385-2173




Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Disease Class (RIdgeway, May-Jun, 2014) (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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 9 of 10)

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

Where:  
Hillcrest community room--Platte City site
202 N. Second Street, Platte 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




FastTrac GrowthVenture - Piedmont (Session 10 of 10)

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

Where:  
Clearwater Middle School Library
RT 4 Box 1004, Piedmont MO map...

Description:

FastTrac GrowthVenture helps existing entrepreneurs analyze their current business situation to identify the best opportunities for growth. Budgeting, sales strategies, management team roles, operational systems and business plan implementation are key areas of emphasis. The course also facilitates networking between entrepreneurs and professionals.

Session topic:

This is the final session of the FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ program. Entrepreneurs have completed the strategic planning process and prepared their Business Plans.

Registration:

There is no fee for the class but registration is required. Funding for this opportunity was provided by the Delta Regional Authority. All participants will receive a textbook and handouts.

Registration
deadline:

2/14/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kevin Anderson, andersonkl@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/648-1035




Emerging Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity Programs- Strength in Numbers (Session 4 of 11)

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

Where:  
Healthy Nevada Innovation Center
212 W. Walnut, Nevada MO map...

Description:

Strength in Numbers is based on the idea that people are more likely to change habits with the support of the people around them. Existing groups become a Strength in Numbers group. Group leaders receive lesson plans and packets for participants each month. They present the lesson plan and screening challenge and lead group members as they set a health goal each month. Group members support each other in achieving their health goal each month.

Session topic:

Managing Stress is the topic of the month.

Registration:

Contact Tammy Roberts at robertstt@missouri.edu or Rachel Morris at rachel.morris@cerner.com

Class size:

500

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/679-4167




Organic Gardening Academy (Session 3 of 11)

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

Where:  
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

The Greene County MU Extension office is pleased to host the 2014 Organic Gardening Academy. This series of classes related to organic gardening will present proven, science based techniques on a wide range of topics. Each class will include a presentation of the subject, followed by a hands-on demonstration of the techniques learned during the class. The speakers have a passion for organic gardening, and subject matter expertise.

Session topic:

Basic Plant Nutrition and Organic Fertilizers

Registration:

The introductory class on April 17 is free. The registration fee for each following class is $20. A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014. To register or for more information, contact Lorri Winters at the MU Extension - Greene County office; 2400 S. Scenic, Springfield, MO; call 417-881-8909, or email WintersL@missouri.edu

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014.

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Tai Chi for Health (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 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




Spring Gardening Seminars (Session 2 of 3)

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

Where:  
127 West Main Street, Fredericktown MO map...

Description:

The Madison County Master Gardeners and University of Missouri Extension are cohosting the annual Spring Gardening Seminars. There will be three gardening seminars, they will begin at 6:30pm and cover three topics. On May 1st, Horticulture Specialist Katie Kammler will be speaking on Vegetables in Containers. May 6th, Horticultre Specialist Donna Aufdenburg will discuss Garden Journaling. May 15th Horticulture Specialist Sarah Denkler will speak on Plant Propagatoin. For more information please contact Donna Aufdenberg at 573-238-2420 or the Madison County Extension Office at 573-783-3303

Session topic:

May 6th, Horticultre Specialist Donna Aufdenburg will discuss Garden Journaling.

Registration:

No registration is necessary.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Butler County 4-H Council Meeting

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

Where:  
Extension office
222 N Broadway, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Session topic:

4-H Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Pettis County Extension Council Meeting (Session 4 of 13)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Session topic:

Executive Council meeting at 6:30. Full Council meeting at 7:00.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kay Sparks, sparksl@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Atchison County Extension Council (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Atchison County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 744-6231




Barton County 4-H Council Mtg (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Wolf Center
801 east 12th , Lamar MO map...

Description:

Barton County 4-H Council Mtg held for organizational planning. Club Leaders, volunteers are ask to attend club meetings to recieve updates on county , regional, state and nationsl programs.

Session topic:

Barton County 4-H Council Mtg

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Clay County 4-H Council meeting (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
Clay County Annex
1901 NE 48th St.,, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Quarterly meetings of Clay County 4-H Council




Session topic:

Quarterly Clay County 4-H Council

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nancy Elkins-Mense, MenseN@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490