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Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Linn County Fair

When:  Friday, July 12, 2013, 8 a.m. to Sunday, July 21, 2013, 4 p.m.

Where:  
Linn County Fair Grounds
Brookfield MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Bates County Fair Livestock Exhibiting

When:  Monday, July 15, 2013, 8 a.m. to Friday, July 19, 2013, 7 p.m.

Registration
deadline:

6/22/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Alan Mundey, MundeyA@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 679-4167




KCK Green Market Farmers Market (Session 4 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
KCK Green Market Farmers Market
6th & Barnett, Kansas City KS map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Alan Mundey, MundeyA@missouri.edu
Bates County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 679-4167




Aerospace Camp (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 9 a.m. to Thursday, July 18, 2013, 12:20 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri University of Science and Technology
1870 Miner Circle, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Your Mission....
Prepare to blast off for three fun-filled
days on the Missouri University of Science
and Technology campus. Experience
aeronautics and space flight from a
ground-up perspective, as you learn
about the history of flight, astronomy
and space exploration.
Challenger Learning Center - Interactive
Computer-Based Flight Simulation
Hands-On Robotics
Rocket Construction and Launching
Orienteering Using Hand-Held GPS Devices
Annual Paper Airplane Contest with PRIZES
Science Learning with Faculty and Students
Adventure-Based Team Building Activities
Design Your Mission Patch more...

Session topic:

Prepare to blast off for three fun-filled
days on the Missouri University of Science
and Technology campus. Experience
aeronautics and space flight from a
ground-up perspective, as you participate in a Mission to Mars!

Registration:

Camp Fee
Registration Fee $225.00
Registration fee includes
housing and all meals during
the three-day camp.
Eligibility
Participants must be
between the ages of
10-13 by the first day
of the camp session
they’re attending.
Aerospace Camp
consistently fills all
available slots, so
early registration is
recommended. Campers
are registered on a
first-come, first-served
basis, according to when
registration and payment
are received.
If you do not have
Internet access,
please call Distance
and Continuing
Education at
573-341-6222
to register. more...

Class size:

60

Event full:

No

Cost:

$225.00

Facilitator:

Lynna Lawson, LawsonL@missouri.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-9359




Saline County Fair - Applying Science, Engineering and Technology - Collaborative

When:  Saturday, July 13, 2013, 9 a.m. to Sunday, July 21, 2013, 9 p.m.

Where:  
Marshall MO

Session topic:

Saline County Fair

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lynna Lawson, LawsonL@missouri.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-9359




Johnson County 4-H & FFA Livestock Show Events

When:  Saturday, July 13, 2013, 9 a.m. to Friday, July 19, 2013, 10 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center
501 Ashland, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Wednesday mornings at the Warren County Sr. Center.

Session topic:

Each course meeting will provide instruction and practice of strenght improving exercises that benefit bone strength, muscle strength, joint movement, and improved balance.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the Warren County Extensio Center (456-3444).

Registration
deadline:

6/26/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Cass) (Session 14 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
201 W. Wall, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is 20 classes over 10 weeks strength training program for adults 60 years and older. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The program incorporates warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches. Over the ten weeks participants learn exercises to improve strength and balance. The class meets twice weekly and all equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register contact MU Extension @ 816.30.8460

Cost:

$35.00
2nd person from same household is $15

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 816/380-8460




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Family Love Adult Day Health Care (Session 10 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Family Love Adult Day Care
286 DeBaliviere Ave., St. 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.

Session topic:

Post-assessments.

Registration:

Call Joyce Wilks
Phone: (314)367-5683

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Social Media Webinar

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Webinar
920 Broadway, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

The impact of social media on the society is dynamic and real. As an increasing trend, social media is so extensively tethered that it has now invaded corporate firms. What role can social media play in your business beyond connecting with your customers.

Session topic:

Social Media Webinar - The impact of social media on the society is dynamic and real. What role can social media play in your business beyond connecting with your customers.

Registration:

You may register online or by calling 573-651-2929 more...

Registration
deadline:

7/15/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Presentations (Session 1 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Lexington MO

Description:

Events, meetings, and other venues where I gave a presentation on behalf of the Community Arts Pilot Project.

Session topic:

Presentation given on the importance of the MU Extension Community Arts Pilot Project to the Lexington Rotary Club. Points of emphasis were: how the arts can impact economic development in Lexington, how people can become involved in/support the project.

Registration
deadline:

4/10/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mark Porth, PorthM@umsystem.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/885-5556




Dig into Healthy Eating (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Ozark Regional Library
115 South Main Street, Fredericktown MO map...

Description:

Looking for a program for your summer library reading program? The University of Missouri’s Family Nutrition Education Program has FREE and fun nutrition education classes that support your library reading program theme!
• One or more classes.
• Interactive and fun activities for kids, ages 2 through 12.
• Developmentally appropriate lessons.
• Reading books aloud to children.
• Food tastings, depending on your library’s request.
• Encouragement and education for making healthy food and activity choices.

Session topic:

There will be interactive and fun activities for children, ages 2 through 12 with developmentally appropriate lessons. Books will be read aloud to children. Children will be given encouragement and education for making healthy food & activity choices.

Registration:

No pre-registration is required. Please call the Madison County Extension Center at 573-783-3303 for more information on the program more...

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mark Porth, PorthM@umsystem.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/885-5556




Interstate Exchange

When:  Monday, July 15, 2013, 4:30 p.m. to Monday, July 22, 2013, 11 a.m.

Where:  
Franklin County and St. Louis
Unio MO

Description:

Franklin County 4-H enters into a 2 year agreement with a county in another state for an exchange of teens and volunteers. One year Franklin County teens and adult advisors travel to spend a week in homes of members from the partner county, and in the other year the Franklin County members host teens and adult advisors for a week in Franklin County.

Teens assist in choosing the partner county, planning and conducting fundraisers to supplement travel and hosting expenses, design exchange t-shirts, plan hosting activities, prepare a hosting notebook, and work with adults to plan and coordinate all events.

Session topic:

Interstate Exchange hosting delegates from Broadwater County, Montana

Registration:

Must register and provide $50 down payment by February 1, 2013.

Registration
deadline:

2/1/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids--Platte County

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Park Hill District Office Bldg.

(located approximately one mile West of I-29 and Barry Road; adjacent to Park Hill High School)
7703 NW Barry Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separated/divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Platte County for separated/divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Platte County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office to register for the Focus on Kids class. Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out-of-state, but wish to take the class in Platte County should contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 for registration information.

Registration
deadline:

7/15/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Diana Milne, MilneD@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Home Food Preservation Series, Columbia

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Tasty tomatoes, colorful peppers, sweet juicy peaches and other fresh produce....are all so easy to preserve. This series of classes on home food preservation will teach the latest and safest ways to can, freeze and dry foods. Sign up for just one session, two, three, four or all five: June 12-Freezing & Drying, June 19-Jam & Jellies, June 26-Pressure Canning, July 10-Pickles & Relishes, July 17-Canning Salsa & Fruit.  more...

Session topic:

Canning salsas and fruits, using the water bath canning method, will be the focus of this session.

Registration:

To register, mail the completed registration form and check made payable to University Extension Council to: University of MO Extension Center, 1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia, MO 65203. Registration deadline is June 6. Class size is limited. Enroll early. For questions or more information, contact the instructor Vera Massey: masseyv@missouri.edu or 573-445-9792. more...

Cost:

$15.00
$15 per session or $60 for all five.

Facilitator:

Vera Massey, masseyv@missouri.edu
Boone County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 445-9792




Canceled: Summers @ Mizzou (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Sunday, July 14, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, July 18, 2013, 3 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia MO



Summers @ Mizzou (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Sunday, July 14, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, July 18, 2013, 3 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia MO

Description:

Summers @ Mizzou is a program designed to bring youth to the University of Missouri campus. Youth will have a chance to experience life as a college student by living in the dorms, eating in a dining hall and exploring campus and Columbia. These camps are great for those beginning to think about college and their future career.  more...

Session topic:

Explore living the life of an artist through this immersive studio experience in an atmosphere that allows ample time to create as well as explore materials, techniques, art galleries and museums. Discover all that MU offers emerging artists.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Teresa Bishop, bishopta@missouri.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573/884-0554




Canceled: Summers @ Mizzou (Session 4 of 8)

When:  Sunday, July 14, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, July 18, 2013, 3 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia MO



Summers @ Mizzou (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Sunday, July 14, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, July 18, 2013, 3 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia MO

Description:

Summers @ Mizzou is a program designed to bring youth to the University of Missouri campus. Youth will have a chance to experience life as a college student by living in the dorms, eating in a dining hall and exploring campus and Columbia. These camps are great for those beginning to think about college and their future career.  more...

Session topic:

Spend time exploring different health careers through hands-on experiences, guest speakers and opportunities at the University Hospital. Discover all the possibilities of the Health field.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Teresa Bishop, bishopta@missouri.edu
4-H Center for Youth Development, MU Extension
phone: 573/884-0554




Food Preservation - Pickles and Relishes - Desoto

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Andrew’s UMC
1004 Rock Rd
Desoto, MO
1004 Rock Rd, Desoto MO map...

Description:

Pickles and Relishes -- Learn to safely prepare fermented dill pickles as well as quick pack pickles such as bread & butter pickles, relishes and fruit pickles

Session topic:

Pickles and Relishes -- Learn to safely prepare fermented dill pickles as well as quick pack pickles such as bread & butter pickles, relishes and fruit pickles

Registration:

Jefferson County Extension Center,301 3rd Street,Hillsboro, MO 63050

To register, please contact University of Missouri Extension at 636.797.5391 or by emailing jeffersonco@missouri.edu.

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$7.00

Facilitator:

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