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Thursday, June 26, 2014

The "Entrepreneur or Bust" Business Camp (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Central Missouri
Dockery Building, Room 107, Warrensburg MO map...

Description:

A business camp for students to learn all they need to know aboaut business now, so they can make money now. more...

Session topic:

A business camp for students to learn all they need to know about business now, so they can make money now.

Registration:

Contact brammer@ucmo.edu

Cost:

$400.00

Facilitator:

Darrell Brammer, brammer@ucmo.edu
University of Central Missouri SBTDC
phone: 660/543-4803




Marketing - Other (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
MSU Small Business & Technology Development Center
405 N Jefferson Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

This 6 session series will introduce the small business owner to better methods of marketing and increase the bottom line.

Registration:

Need to call Mineral Area College Continuing Education Department at 573-518-2342

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$180.00
Call Mineral Area College Continuing Education Department at 573-518-2342

Facilitator:

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




Cape County 4-H Camp

When:  Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 8 a.m. to Friday, June 27, 2014, 1 p.m.

Where:  
Fredericktown MO

Description:

4-H members from Cape County and surrounding counties participate in overnight camping to develop leadership and leadership skills while having fun and making new friends.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Meier, meierl@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/243-3581




Youth Workshop for Office of Job Training

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  
Meramec State Park
Sullivan MO

Description:

Interactive workshop to help participants in the Workforce Investment Act jobs program learn workplace skills.

Session topic:

Planned group activities and discussion to help youths understand how to be successful in the workplace.

Registration
deadline:

6/26/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
Franklin County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 583-5141




FastTrac New Venture (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Monday, June 23, 2014, 9 a.m. to Friday, June 27, 2014, 4 p.m.

Where:  
SLATE Missouri Career Center, 3rd Floor
1520 Market Street, St. Louis MO map...

Description:

In FastTrac® NewVenture TM you will look at all aspects of your proposed company, exploring the feasibility of your business concept and learning how to develop a viable business plan. Participants will learn about start-up issues and learn to address the competition, legal matters, marketing and financial management aspects. FastTrac® participants don't just learn about business, they work on their own business endeavors throughout the course. This program is fast-paced and energizing, using guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities. This is a five day workshop with materials and lunch provided. Workshop dates are June 23-27, 2014, times 9:00 am - 4:00 pm daily. Workshops are no cost to dislocated workers. To register, individuals must be currently unemployed and enrolled in the WIA Program at one of the Missouri Career Centers. Visit online at jobs.mo.gov to enroll. Scholarship 50% tuition reduction also available. Call (314) 657-3547 to register for the workshop.

Session topic:

In FastTrac® NewVenture TM you will look at all aspects of your proposed company, exploring the feasibility of your business concept and learning how to develop a viable business plan.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$795.00
Workshops are no cost to dislocated workers. To register, individuals must be currently unemployed and enrolled in the WIA Program at one of the Missouri Career Centers. Visit online at jobs.mo.gov to enroll. Scholarship 50% tuition reduction also available. Call (314) 657-3547 to register for the workshop.

Facilitator:

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




Operation JumpStart (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
920 Broadway St, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Operation JumpStart, a nationally-recognized, highly successful training model for individuals considering starting or expanding a business. Participants will learn essential business planning and preparation skills such as product pricing, legal structure, competition marketing and cash flow management

Session topic:

Operation JumpStart,highly successful training model for individuals considering starting or expanding a business.Participants will learn essential business planning & preparation skills such as product pricing,legal structure,competition,cash flow manage

Registration:

Register by emailing or calling Glenna Ervin at gervin@semo.edu or 573-651-2929 more...

Registration
deadline:

6/3/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy,- Advanced, Bates County (Session 11 of 20)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Where:  
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 Nursery Street, Butler MO map...

Description:

The goal of the Advanced SSSH program is to increase on the fitness base acquired from SSSH by adding new and more challenging exercises. Advanced SSSH is designed to challenge older adults in new and different ways, to help avoid staleness and plateaus, and to improve activities of daily living. This program features exercises using resistance from body weight, hand weights, and ankle weights. It also features balance exercises, core exercises, low back exercises, and flexibility exercises.

Session topic:

Class members will warm-up, complete 2 sets of a series of 9-10 exercises and then cool down.

Registration:

Call the Bates County University of Missouri Extension office at 660-679-4167 for registration information.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




2014 4-H Camp

When:  Monday, June 23, 2014, 10 a.m. to Thursday, June 26, 2014, 10 p.m.

Description:

Camp

Session topic:

4-H Camp

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Kempker, kempkerjm@missouri.edu
Miller County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/369-2394




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
First Christian Church
Clever MO

Description:

SSSH is modeled after the evidenced-based StrongWomen program developed by researchers at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science at Tufts University. While the original Tufts program includes only women, University of Missouri Extension has adapted the curriculum to include men.

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Over the 10 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of 8 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

Session topic:

class 9

Registration:

To register call the Christian County University of Missouri Extension office 417-581-3558 or send an email wardlowr@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

4/30/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Bates (Session 11 of 20)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 W. Nursery, Butler MO map...

Description:

A series of eight strengthening exercises will be completed in each class with a warm-up and cool down period. Wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to gain strength, flexibility and balance.

Session topic:

Participants will complete a warm-up, 2 sets each of 8 strength training exercises, and a cool down.

Registration:

call Bates County Extension at 660-679-4167

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Strong Families-Women Aware conference & committees

When:  Thursday, June 19, 2014, noon to Thursday, June 26, 2014, 1 p.m.

Where:  
holiday inn or bread company or Extension office
Poplar Bluff MO

Description:

This includes conference committee meetings, curriculum committee meetings, and lunchens

Session topic:

This includes committee meetings for the Women Aware Inc. conference chairs, curriculum committee meetings, and bi monthly lunches. (3 meetings)

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Extension Council Meeting - Webster County

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, noon to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall St, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

Extension Council Meeting - June

Session topic:

Monthly business meeting of the Webster County Extension Council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, North County Health Campus (Session 7 of 10)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Community Room

6121 N Hanley Rd, Saint Louis 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. An orientation and pre-assessment precede nine weeks of exercise sessions, and the program concludes with a post-assessment.

Registration:

De’Lacey Robinson 314-615-8928

Registration
deadline:

5/2/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
The fee is normally $40. The Discounted Fee is $20 per County employee. (Anthem will pay $20 per person. If you have the County’s insurance). Participants who attend 7 out of 8 classes and complete pre- and post-assessments will receive a $10 refund.

Facilitator:

Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7298




Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 1 (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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

Description:

June 24 (Tuesday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 1)

June 26 (Thursday), 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (part 2)

Learn the practical uses of Microsoft Excel 2010. Participants will be given an overview of Excel and will learn how to build, format, save, and print Excel workbooks. During the workshop, participants will learn how to create basic worksheets with text, numbers, formulas, and functions. Learn to utilize ribbons, the help system and other Excel features. Find out how to insert, delete, move, and copy data. more...

Session topic:

Day 2

Cost:

$119.00

Facilitator:

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




Healthy Food Demonstration at Raytown Farmers' Market (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Raytown Farmers' Market
6210 Raytown Road, Raytown MO map...

Description:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Session topic:

Volunteers will conduct cooking demonstrations and food tastings at metro area farmers' markets.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Bethany, May-Jun 2014 (Session 8 of 9)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Eastwood Meeting Room
2602 Crossan Street, Bethany MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The class will meet once a week.

We will incorporate warm-up exercises; simple strengthening exercises, with or without weights; and cool down stretches. Weights are provided for the class. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Bring water bottle and towel.

Registration:

Call Janet at the Harrison County Extension office 660-425-6434 or email HackertJ@missouri.edu to register.

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
Scholarships are available.

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids - Pulaski

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Waynesville MO

Registration:

To register for this program please call the Pulaski County Extension Office at 573-774-6177.

Registration
deadline:

6/25/2014

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
Cooper County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/882-5661




Canceled: Food Preservation--River Market Office (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Jackson County Office
(corner of 5th and Walnut)
105 E. 5th, Kansas City MO map...



Home Food Preservation Series (May-Jul, 2014, Living Hope-Dek Co) (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
DeKalb County Senior Center
530 E Hwy. 6, Maysville MO map...

Description:

Participants will receive hands on experience as well as the most current step by step recommendations for food preservation procedures (harvesting/storing fresh produce, pressure canning, water bath canning, freezing and dehydrating).

Session topic:

Boiling Water Canning - Making and preserving salsa

Registration:

Contact Janet Hackert at 660.425.6434 or HackertJ@missouri.edu for more information or to register.
Also to register, visit Living Hope Thrift Store and Food Pantry, 118 W Main, Maysville or call 816-449-2163.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Fee is being sponsored by a Healthy Eating Active Living grant from Heartland Health Foundation so classes are free. Register for individual classes or take all four.

Facilitator:

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




Identification of Common Forages and Weeds - Kearney

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
KCB Bank

950 W 92 Hwy, Kearney MO map...

Description:

This course is designed t help beginning farmers and those who have moved to rural areas identify common forages and weeds on their property. Growers who have been in agriculture will also benefit by attending this class.

Session topic:

Students will learn concepts of weed identification followed by hands on activities learning plat parts, examining live weed specimens, and using resources to identify weeds.

Registration:

Please contact the Ray County Extension office at (816) 776-6961 by Friday, June 20th to register. Payment is to accompany registration so materials can be ordered.

Registration
deadline:

6/20/2014

Cost:

$50.00
Payment by check is preferred and made payable to the Ray County Extension Office.

Facilitator:

Wyatt Miller, millerww@missouri.edu
Ray County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/776-6961




Master Gardener Training/Development (Session 11 of 11)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Session topic:

Training and Development - Nature's Blooming Beauties - Using native plants in home landscapes.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Scott Killpack, KillpackS@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Chilhowee Indians 4-H Club (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Baptist Church in Chilhowee

Description:

monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Danee Douglas , douglascd@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 747-3193




Microsoft Windows Excel Training

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Cedar County Memorial Hospital Conference Room
1401 South Park Street, El Dorado Springs MO map...

Description:

Session Taught By:
Leslie Carroll-Bartlett
Retired MU Extension
Technology Specialist

Topics:
Creating workbooks
Learning about rows and columns
Entering data/formatting cells
Creating formulas
Analysis of data working with tables
Create a chart
Import data from other sources

Registration:

Contact the Cedar County MU Extension Center (113 South Street, Stockton, MO) at (417) 276-3313 by June 24, 2014

Registration
deadline:

6/24/2014

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
Cedar County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/276-3313




Johnson County Livestock Activities (Session 7 of 30)

When:  Thursday, June 26, 2014, 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Fairgrounds

Description:

Johnson County large animal livestock shows (beef, sheep, swine, dairy, lead line, goat, horse, auction, carcass contest,jackpot show); weigh-ins for beef, sheep, goats, and swine; and committee meetings. Also includes the small animal committee meetings and small animal shows (rabbit, poultry, dog, cat, buck calf).

Session topic:

Livestock Committee Meeting

Registration:

To participate in the livestock shows 4-H and FFA members must complete pre-registration form by July 1 for the Johnson County fair.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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