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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Successful Aging - Staying Sharp Seminar

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Methodist Church
Piedmont MO

Description:

Seniors Health Fair-Piedmont

Session topic:

staying sharp seminar

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Public Speaking Academy

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 8 a.m. to Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 10 p.m.

Where:  
Central Methodist University Campus
411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette MO map...

Description:

An opportunity for youth ages 11-13, to further develop their communications skills in the form of public speaking

Session topic:

Youth will attend sessions that will focus on researching, writing and presenting a speech on a topic of their choice. They will also participate in team building activities.

Registration:

Registration is due by May 1 to University of Missouri Extension Office in Pike County. more...

Registration
deadline:

5/17/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Fisher, FisherP@missouri.edu
Pike County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 324-5464




Entrepreneurship: Planning, Financing and Starting Your Business

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
615 Olive St, Suite 1300, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

This three-hour offering will provide you with a broad overview of the most critical aspects of planning, financing and starting your business venture. Participants will assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements, and identify the costs associated with starting and operating a business. The program will provide you with an opportunity to become familiar with the SBA loan programs, requirements and what constitutes a successful loan application.

Preparing a business plan is one of the most daunting tasks in starting and running a successful business. It could also be the most critical task! Our seminar will explain the fundamentals everyone needs to know before “putting pen to paper.”

Identify the key sources of business financing. Participants will also familiarize themselves with lending terminology, credit requirements, and loan evaluation criteria.

Provides tools to assess personal, managerial, technical and financial skills to successfully run a business.

Session topic:

This three-hour offering will provide you with a broad overview of the most critical aspects of planning, financing and starting your business venture. Participants will assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Aldis Jakubovskis, JakubovskisA@missouri.edu
Missouri SBTDCs, State Office
phone: 314/241-1591




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Union Hill Church of Christ, Nixa, 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

Registration
deadline:

5/16/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Team Nutrition for Child Care (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Description:

Eat Smart Guidelines intervention provided to child care facilities and providers in Joplin & Neosho. Providing one-on-one technical assistance and education through nutrition workshops for the staff.Centers are making changes to their menus and the environment in which they feed children.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
OACAC Dade County Neighborhood Center
150 S. Main St, Greenfield MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters is a culinary-based nutrition education program that aims at reducing food insecurity and empowering individuals and families with skills to cook at home.

Session topic:

Two hours include: engaging Nutrition & food safety discussions and food preparation. Participants make two recipes and enjoy eating together and discussing skills learned in class. Participants also take home groceries to make one of the recipe at home

Registration:

Registrations will be coordinated by Ashley Devore
417-637-2112

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Class is Free

Facilitator:

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




Garden Interest All Year - Home Horticulture and Environment

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Caruthersville Public Library
707 W 13th St , Caruthersville MO map...

Description:

If you are looking to create a statement in your yard all year long you must come to hear the ideas shared at this presentation. Find out what can be done to creat excitement and what plants will grow in our changing environment?

Session topic:

Learn what you can do in your landscape to grow interesting plants for this climate all year long.

Registration:

To register for this program call the Caruthersville Library at 573-333-2480.

Registration
deadline:

6/17/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Denkler, denklers@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Protecting and Restoring Your Credit

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
SBTDC Offices
500 E. Walnut, Suite 103, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Need a business loan, buying a home, car – You need good credit. Would you go back in time to fix your credit? This seminar will address the value of good
credit, how to raise your credit score and how to protect your credit.
Topics include: 10 Credit Myths that Fool Us, How much Debt is Too Much, How to Fix your Credit and Debt Help, Identity Theft, Restoring Your Credit, and Understanding your Credit Report.

Registration:

There is no charge for this session. Please RSVP to (573) 882-7096.

Registration
deadline:

6/14/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Olivia Gill, GillOS@umsystem.edu
University of Missouri SBTDC
phone: 573/884-8087




Customer Service Superhero

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Stone Castle Hotel
3050 Green Mountain Dr, Branson MO map...

Description:

This three hour workshop will focus on an essential aspect of a good business, customer service. The program will focus on how to handling difficult customers, analyzing each employee’s entrepreneurs “superpower,” and what a company can do to make customers the hero. Attendees will also get to hear real life examples of excellent customer service. A local small business owner wrote the curriculum for this program and participants will receive a workbook for future reference.

Session topic:

This three hour workshop will focus on one of the most essential aspects of a good business, customer service.

Registration:

To register for any of these workshops, or for additional information, visit www.bransonchamber.com or contact LaDella Thomas at 417-334-4084, ext. 315 or email esutliff@bransoncvb.com.

Registration
deadline:

6/18/2013

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
$10

Facilitator:

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




4-H Member Camp 1 (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Sunday, June 16, 2013, 1 p.m. to Wednesday, June 19, 2013, noon

Where:  
Camp Smokey, Roaring River State Park
Cassville MO

Description:

Southwest Missouri 4-H Member Camp 1

Session topic:

Southwest Missouri 4-H Member Camp 1

Class size:

85

Event full:

No

Cost:

$80.00

Facilitator:

Karla Deaver, DeaverK@missouri.edu
Lawrence County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/466-3102




CANCELLED - Introduction to QuickBooks (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall Room 320, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

June 18 (Tuesday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 1)

June 20 (Thursday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 2)

Learn how to use this popular Windows based computerized bookkeeping package that provides accounts receivable, accounts payable, and inventory functions. The participants will receive an overview of the QuickBooks Centers to gain an understanding of how the program processes information. Procedures to properly account for your business transactions and construct your own business financial reports will also be covered. The focus of this workshop is on the for-profit businesses. Non-profits will add valuable knowledge in using the software. more...

Session topic:

Day 1

Cost:

$95.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Barton County Memorial Hospital’s Board Room
Barton County Memorial Hospital, 29 NW 1st Lane, Lamar MO map...

Session topic:

Future plans for healthcare, healthy eating, communication skills, problem-solving, and making an action plan

Registration:

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

Class size:

15

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




4-H Camp

When:  Monday, June 17, 2013, 2 p.m. to Thursday, June 20, 2013, 10 a.m.

Where:  
Cuiver River State Park, Camp Derricotte
Troy MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




A Matter of Balance Fall Prevntion Class (Pike Co.) (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Pike County Agency for Developmental Disabilities
900 Independence Drive, Bowling Green MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. This program utilizes volunteer coaches to teach the eight two-hour sessions.

Session topic:

Learn the importance of exercise for preventing falls. Identify barriers to exercise for older adults. Learn about best exercises for fall prevention. Practice some fall prevention exercises.

Registration:

Call the Pike County Extension Center at 573-324-5464 to register. Space is limited to 25 people.

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2013

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$5.00

Facilitator:

Sherry F. Nelson, LCSW, MSW., NelsonS@missouri.edu
Marion County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 769-2177




Tai Chi for Health - UMKC (Session 3 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
UMKC - Volker Campus
Kansas City MO

Description:

Tai Chi for Health is easy to learn for relaxation, strengthening mind and body, and improving health and fitness. The gentle movements of Tai Chi have been shown to improve coordination, balance, flexibility, muscle strength, and posture. Tai Chi helps create a sense of well-being while facilitating mind/body awareness and reducing stress.

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension 816-252-5051

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00




Focus on Kids - Henry County

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Henry County Courthouse

100 West Franklin Street, Clinton MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is a 2.5 hour class mandated for parents with court cases involving child support, custody and/or visition issues. It is held monthly and pre-registration is required. more...

Session topic:

2.5 hour video-based class for parents with a court case related to child custody, child support and/or visitation. State-mandated.

Registration:

Call 660.885.5556 to pre-register.
Payment and pre-registration one week prior to the class is required.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Technology Entrepreneur Speakers Program (Tech ESP)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
700 W 47th St, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The 2013 Technology Entrepreneur Speakers Program (ESP), highlights the region’s most innovative technology business leaders as they discuss ideas and opportunities for the future generation of entrepreneurs. The series highlights experiences, lessons learned and unique issues and challenges faced by entrepreneurs in the creation of a new enterprise.

Registration:

All sessions are held at Polsinelli Law Offices, 700 W 47th St., Ste 1000, Kansas City, MO. View our Registration and Cancellation Policies here: http://info.umkc.edu/sbtdc/registration-policy/.

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
$15.00 is the discounted fee for paying online with a credit card. Fee is $20.00 at the door.

Facilitator:

Carmen DeHart, dehartc@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: (816) 235-6428




Food Preservation--Single Sessions (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Benton County Extension office

Session topic:

Food preservation class number two of three: hot water bath canning, jams and salsa

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
$15 per class session, or $40 to attend all three sessions

Facilitator:

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




Operation JumpStart (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast MO State University
Also the class will be available via live ITV at the Southeast Regional Campus in Sikeston, MO
920 Broadway, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Operation JumpStart is a hands-on 36 hour training program designed to help aspiring and existing entrepreneurs determine the feasibility of their business ideas while building essential business planning and preparation skills.

Session topic:

A hands-on, 36-hour training program designed to help aspiring and existing entrepreneurs determine the feasibility of their business ideas while building essential business planning and preparation skills.

Registration:

Register online more...

Registration
deadline:

5/9/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Glenna Ervin, gervin@semo.edu
Southeast Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 573/986-6084




Building Strong Families Parent Education Classes in Macon (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Extension Center
514 E Briggs Drive, Suite D, Macon MO map...

Description:

Sign up now for Parent Education using the Building Strong Families Curriculum. Four modules including Family Strengths, Postive Discipline, Stress Management and Balancing Work and Family will be used in the course. The 20.00 fee covers all four sessions.

Session topic:

This session will examine the strengths which every family has and we can enhance these strengths and build our strengths.

Registration:

Contact the Macon County Extension Center at 660-385-2173 or email Jane Hunter at hunterej@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

6/14/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Glenna Ervin, gervin@semo.edu
Southeast Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 573/986-6084




Food Preservation Workshops - Franklin County (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Union Memorial Auditorium, Classroom 3,Union, MO
500 E Locust Street, Union MO map...

Description:

Learn basic techniquest for pressure canning, water bath canning, freezing, making pickles, and jams and jellies. more...

Session topic:

Freezing Basics -- Topics include selecting foods for freezing, blanching, sugar vs. dry pack methods for fruit, proper packaging, and freezer storage temperatures.

Registration:

Contact University of Missouir Extension - Franklin County Phone 636-583-5141 more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$8.00
$35.00 for all 6 sessions.

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141




Catholic Charities Farmers Market (Session 2 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  
Catholic Charities Farmers Market
2220 Central Ave., Kansas City KS map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141