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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Regional Grazing School-Savannah, Missouri

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 5:30 p.m.

Where:  
Clasbey Center
411 Court, Savannah MO map...

Session topic:

Regional Grazing School

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Humphrey, humphreyjr@missouri.edu
Andrew County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 324-3147




Polk/Dallas County 4-H Day Camp 2013 (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 9 a.m. to Friday, June 28, 2013, noon

Where:  
Polk County Fairgrounds
Bolivar MO

Description:

4-H, Growing our Future !! Summer Day Camp - A camp planned especially for youth 5—10 years of age.
Activities include science, games, art, cooking, snacks and more!

Session topic:

June 24—28, Bolivar— Pizza from the garden

Registration:

Call the Polk County Extension Center for registration information - 417-326-4916

Registration
deadline:

6/3/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 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 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

Registration
deadline:

5/16/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 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




Mental Health First Aid (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Delmonico Restaurant
Jackson Blvd, Jackson MO map...

Description:

Two day training to gain the skills and knowledge to become a Mental Health First Aid volunteer.

Session topic:

Marketing presentation "A Taste of Mental Health First Aid" at Rotary Club

Registration:

Call the Cape Girardeau County Extension Center

Registration
deadline:

7/12/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




KKOZ Radio Interview - Irrigation for Drought Protection

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
KKOZ Radio Station
Ava MO

Session topic:

This live radio interview will cover low-cost options for efficient irrigation to protect valuable plants from drought.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
Webster County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 859-2044




CANCELLED - Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 2 (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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

Description:

June 25 (Tuesday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 1)

June 27 (Thursday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 2)

This workshop will cover the new intermediate features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Participants will learn to develop more advanced formulas and to apply absolute and relative cell references. In addition, they will learn to link cells between multiple worksheets. Learn how to sort and filter data. Participants will also learn how to create, modify, and print a chart within an Excel spreadsheet. more...

Session topic:

Day 1

Cost:

$95.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 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:

Medication usage, making informed treatment decisions, depression management, positive thinking, guided imagery, 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




A Matter of Balance Fall Prevntion Class (Pike Co.) (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 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:

Begin developing personal action plan for preventing falls. Identify personal obstacles to exercise. Learn balance exercises to prevent falls. Identify ways to support others in class regarding fall prevention.

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




Operation Breakthrough Farmers Market (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Operation Breakthrough
3039 Troost, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Health - UMKC (Session 4 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 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




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

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Benton County Extension office

Session topic:

Food preservation class number three of three: pressure canning

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




Master Gardener- June monthly meeting

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
McClung Park
930 McClung, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Central Missouri's 'unofficial' (but always camera armed) photographer, Anika Norman will present CMMG at Work and Play.

Registration:

The educational portion of the Central Missouri Master Gardener meeting is open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Lewis and Clark Ham Curing (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Highland Ag Shop

Session topic:

Ham Trimming and Bacon Cure

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Katherine Hogan, hoganka@missouri.edu
Clark County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/727-3339




Canceled: Polk County 4-H Council (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Call Polk County Extension Center for location
Bolivar MO



Food Preservation Workshops - Franklin County (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 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:

Jams and Jellies -- Explore traditional ways to preserve jams and jellies, as well as alternative sweet spreads prepared with Splenda(R)

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




Social Security Retirement - Strategies for Maximizing Benefits

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Saline County MU Extension Center
353 S. Lafayette Ave., Marshall MO map...

Description:

Most workers and their spouses will become eligible to receive Social Security benefits; unfortunately, many do not have a solid understanding of what those benefits entail, how they are calculated or the strategies and options that are available for maximizing their benefits. If you are nearing Social Security retirement or have been receiving benefits for less than a year, this workshop can provide you with the information needed to assist you in analyzing how you can maximize your retirement benefits. The difference in benefits between various strategies for couples are frequently over $100,000.

Session topic:

Most workers and their spouses will become eligible to receive Social Security
benefits; unfortunately, many do not have a solid understanding of what those
benefits entail.

Registration:

Register by calling the Saline County MU Extension Center at (660) 886-6908.
Registration fee: $15 per single, $20 per couple

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2013

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Registration fee: $15 per single, $20 per couple

Facilitator:

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




Henry County Extension Council (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Henry County Courthouse

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Lincoln County 4-H Council Meeting (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rhonda Shafer, ShaferR@missouri.edu
Lincoln County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/528-4613