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Friday, June 7, 2013

4-H Farm Visits

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Ripley County
Doniphan MO

Session topic:

4-H Livestock Project Members Farm Visits

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




4-H Day Camp-old fashioned fun

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Platte county Fair Grounds--4-H Exhibit Hall
Tracy, MO

Description:

A day of old time fun and learning for youth ages 7-10. June 7th at Platte County Fair Grounds. Registration required by May 31

Session topic:

4-H Day Camp, sponsored by Platte 4-H for ages 7-10. Theme is Old Fashioned Fun, so will include colonial games, crafts, & 'chores' as well as science
registration required by 5-31;

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sharen Hunt, HuntS@missouri.edu
Platte County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/270-2141




Small Business Summit

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
MWSU - Fulkerson Center
Downs Drive., St. Joseph MO map...

Description:

Conference for small businesses.

Session topic:

Small business conference.

Registration:

St. Joseph Metro Chamber more...

Registration
deadline:

6/7/2013

Class size:

150

Event full:

No

Cost:

$19.95
29.95 for non-members

Facilitator:

Rebecca Evans, evanssbdc@saintjoseph.com
Northwest Missouri State University SBTDC at St. Joseph
phone: 816/232-4461




North Kansas City Farmers Market (Session 1 of 7)

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
North Kansas City Farmers Market
Armour Road & Howell St., Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca Evans, evanssbdc@saintjoseph.com
Northwest Missouri State University SBTDC at St. Joseph
phone: 816/232-4461




Master Gardeners of Greater Kansas City Garden Tour

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 9 a.m. to Saturday, June 8, 2013, 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
South Kansas City
Kansas City MO

Description:

The Master Gardeners of Greater Kansas City Garden Tour is an opportunity to have a sneak peak into some of the most spectacular gardens in Kansas City. This year we are focusing on seven gardens in the South KC area. The wide variety of garden aesthetics means there will be something for everybody. You will leave feeling inspired and exciting for the growing season ahead.  more...

Registration:

Tickets will be available online through the Master Gardener website or can be bought at the first garden on the tour.

Registration
deadline:

5/11/2013

Cost:

$15.00




4-H Day Camp

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Platte County Fair Grounds, in the 4-H Building

Description:

a day of science and fun for youth ages 7-10 on June 7th 9 am to 4 pm

Session topic:

4-H Day Camp: science, nature, art, teamwork, games

Registration
deadline:

6/3/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sharen Hunt, HuntS@missouri.edu
Platte County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/270-2141




Advanced Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

The Advanced class is for those who have completed a Stay Strong, Stay Healthy class or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The advanced class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

3/29/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Cooking Matters (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Share the Harvest Food Pantry
689 N State Highway 7, Camdenton MO map...

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office at 573-346-2644 to register.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa M. Bess, bessmm@missouri.edu
Camden County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/346-2644




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a strength training program developed by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase middle age and older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. 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.

Registration:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or e-mail the instructor.

Registration
deadline:

3/29/2013

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Webb City Farmers Market "Ask the Expert" booth (Session 11 of 14)

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Webb City Farmers Market
555 South Main , Webb City, MO map...

Description:

First Friday informational booth at the Webb City Farmers Market. Join MU Extension and LU Extension horticulture specialists for information on gardening in the Ozarks. Consultation for commercial vegetable and fruit producers is also available.

Session topic:

Informational booth at the Webb City Farmers Market

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Columbia Tenant Association Training (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Paquin Towers
1201 Paquin Street, Columbia MO map...

Description:

This is a joint project between Columbia Housing Authority, City of Columbia Neighborhood Services and University of Missouri Extenion.
The purpose is to help members of tenants associations within the Columbia Housing Authority learn the skills and knowledge to build capacity within themselves and help strengthen their associations.

Session topic:

This session is on strategic planning and is being presented by Larry Dickerson, MU Extension Community Development Specialist from Boone County. He will cover the basic tenants of the subject and how it will benefit tenant's organizations.

Registration:

Free to tenant's association members with the Columbia Housing Authority.

Registration
deadline:

9/28/2012

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Johanna Reed Adams, Ph.D., AdamsJR@missouri.edu
Community Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-3978




Farm/Local Food Tour

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Stop 1: Brent and Lucinda Coursey, 32728 Highway E, LaPlata, MO. From highway 63 go east on highway E for 4 miles. Highway E is 3.3 miles south of the Kirksville Airport. They are on the north side of the road. Look for a red barn with a green metal roof.
Stop 2: By 2:30 we will leave the Coursey farm, get back on highway 63 and travel south to Singing Prairie Farm (John and Holly Arbuckle), 30552 Lantern Street, La Plata, MO. From Highway 63 south, turn left onto Lantern street. This is directly across from the Depot Inn. You will cross the northbound lanes of 63 onto Lantern. The farm is approximately 1-1.5 miles from the highway. While on Lantern, you will cross the railroad tracks and go another half a mile or so. Do not turn onto Mockingbird road which intersects with Lantern. The Arbuckles have a white house with a green roof.
32728 Highway E, LaPlata MO map...

Description:

Tour of two farms producing food for local markets.

Session topic:

We will tour two local farms to learn about wood chip gardening, solar energy use, raising chickens for meat and eggs, vegetable and fruit production, natural and organic practices used, IPM, and free range livestock raised for meat production.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Schutter, schutterjl@missouri.edu
Adair County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 665-9866




Area 4-H Camping program (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Sunday, June 2, 2013, 2 p.m. to Saturday, June 8, 2013, 11 a.m.

Where:  
Camp Inlow
Philadelphia MO

Description:

Camping through 4-H has been proven to be a substantial and effective youth development experience for youth aged 8-14. Two camp sessions are offered based upon the age of the child. more...

Session topic:

Session for all youth aged 11 - 14 years old
Session for all youth aged 8-10 years old

Registration:

Contact your local Extension Office for registration information and details.

Registration
deadline:

5/1/2014

Cost:

$80.00

Facilitator:

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




St. Joseph Business Summit

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Spene, speneje@umsystem.edu
Business Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 573/884-8806




Economic Gardening Conference 2013 -- Kansas City Downtown Marriott

When:  Wednesday, June 5, 2013, 6 p.m. to Friday, June 7, 2013, 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Marriott Muelhlebach Hotel
200 W 12th St, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This conference will bring together Economic Gardening program administrators and community leaders, businesses and EG Team members, to network, to share best practices and to learn what innovations are taking place within Economic Gardening. In addition to conference attendance, which is projected to be over 200 individuals from 20 states, the conference message will reach thousands of Economic Development Agency leaders and employees, Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs), Universities, public policy makers, entrepreneurial support services, prime contractors and second-stage businesses. more...

Session topic:

• Nurturing Entrepreneurs-targets the Economic Gardening program developers and specialists providing advanced professional development and networking opportunities
• Growing Economies-targets policy makers, economic/community development professionals

Registration:

May 28 is final deadline for registration.
May 8 is final deadline for room block at conference rate. See travel and lodging tab on website.
Contact Conference Coordinator with questions: phillipsdr@missouri.edu more...

Registration
deadline:

5/28/2013

Cost:

$200.00

Facilitator:

Denise Phillips, phillipsdr@umsystem.edu
Business Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-2269




Food Preservation--Single Sessions

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
The program will be held at the Howell County Library in West Plains, MO.
West Plains MO

Session topic:

The food preservation program will answer consumer questions and teach safe food preservation techniques. Extension will deliver food preservation lessons based on safe food handling research.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
Carter County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/323-4418




Organizationall Development and Management - Complex

When:  Friday, June 7, 2013, 8 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Platte County Fair Grounds

Session topic:

4-H Day camp featuring old time activities for youth age 7-10. $10 fee for youth not enrolled in Platte County 4-H

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sharen Hunt, HuntS@missouri.edu
Platte County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/270-2141