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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Healthy Food Demo at Catholic Charities Farmers's Market (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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

Description:

Farmers' Market Nutrition Volunteers will provide cooking demonstration and food tastings at metro farmers' markets.

Session topic:

Farmers' Market Nutrition Volunteers will provide cooking demonstration and food tastings at metro farmers' markets.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Angela Lanigan, LaniganA@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: 816/482-5850




Surviving a Layoff and Preparing to Succeed in Your Next Job (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Florissant Career Center Suite 166
4040 Seven Hills Drive Suite 166, St. Louis MO map...

Description:

If you have been laid off and are looking for your next job, attend this program for displaced workers in Florissant, Missouri.

This two day training will have three sessions:

Tackling the Tough Skills
Career Options
Take Control of Your Finances


Session topic:

The focus on the today's training will be on Tackling the Tough skills.

Registration:

If you have questions or wish to register over the phone please call: 1-800-392-2949

If you are not able to attend both days accommodations can be made.

Light Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

 more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Dove, dovea@missouri.edu
Missouri SBTDCs, State Office
phone: 573/882-0694




Surviving a Layoff and Preparing to Succeed in Your Next Job (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Saint Patrick's Center
800 North Tucker, St. Louis MO map...

Description:

If you have been laid off and are looking for your next job, attend this program for displaced workers in St. Louis, MO. This two day training will have three sessions:

Career Options
Take Control of Your Finances
Tackling the Tough Skills

Session topic:

The focus on the today's training will be on Career Options and Take Control of Your Finances.

Registration:

If you have questions or wish to register over the phone please call: 1-800-392-2949

If you are not able to attend both days accommodations can be made.

Light Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

 more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Dove, dovea@missouri.edu
Missouri SBTDCs, State Office
phone: 573/882-0694




Successful Aging - Aging Wisely Conference, Doniphan

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
His Place Church
Doniphan MO

Description:

aging wisely, Doniphan

Session topic:

aging wisely conference

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Mind your business: "Turning Passions into Profits"

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
St. Louis County Library - Headquarters
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis MO map...

Description:

St. Louis County Library, the University of Missouri Extension, and the Small Business & Technology Development Centers are pleased to invite you to a lecture series to provide information and valuable resources to small business owners, entrepreneurs, and those who are thinking about starting a business.

All programs will be held in the Auditorium at the St. Louis County Library Headquarters at 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd.

The July lecture topic will be "Turning Passions into Profit"

These sessions are designed to be interactive workshops including practical exercises and course materials. Each session will begin with morning refreshments and networking period from 8:30-9 am with the workshop starting at 9 am.

To make your reservation for a Mind Your Business workshop, please contact the St. Louis County Library at 314-994-3300 or stop by any St. Louis County Library location.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Certified Global Business Professional Exam Training (3 day course)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Campus
Columbia MO map...

Description:

This will be a three-day course covering the primary content areas of the CGBP exam. These areas include global business management, global marketing, resources/data sources, international supply chain management with a focus on export facilitation and trade finance. Specific topics included and skills participants will learn are assessing company readiness to export, international business plan development, foreign partner selection, channel management, incoterms, international export documentation, financing export growth, risk management (political, economic, finance), foreign market selection, foreign market entry mode, international logistics (moving freight globally), international trade compliance issues, and international payment methods.

Session topic:

This course is aligned with the national NASBITE CGBP trade professional exam and would support efforts of participants to sit for the national exam.

Registration:

To Register: Contact Yvetta Hamilton 573-884-1555 musbdcadmin@missouri.edu


Questions: Larry Dill dilll@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

7/18/2014

Cost:

$500.00

Facilitator:

Yvetta Hamilton, hamiltony@umsystem.edu
Missouri SBTDCs, State Office
phone: 573/884-1555




Grundy County Fair

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 9 a.m. to Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, 10 p.m.

Description:

More information found online at

http://trentonfair.com/ more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Shaun Murphy, murphyse@missouri.edu
Livingston County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/646-0811




FastTrac NewVenture (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost, room 114, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The deadline for registration has passed. Please apply for our next session starting on September 30. In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the UMKC SBTDC and University of Missouri Extension, 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.

Session topic:

In FastTrac® New Venture, participants will learn about start-up issues such as the competition, legal matters, marketing & financial management aspects. This program is fast-paced & energizing, with guest speakers and lots of group breakout activities.

Class size:

25

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$649.00

Facilitator:

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




Small Business Boot Camp (Accounting/Legal)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
UCM Summit Center, door 54, room 129
850 NW Chipman Road, Lee's Summit MO map...

Description:

If you would like to have an overview of starting and managing the accounting and legal aspects of a small business. more...

Session topic:

Overview of starting and managing the accounting and legal aspects of a small business.

Registration:

register on line at www.ucmo.edu/sbtdc, email sbtdc@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-4402 more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters-Vernon County (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Nevada Community Center
200 N. Ash, Nevada MO map...

Description:

Participants get hands-on cooking experience in each class. Also included is nutrition education, food shopping on a budget, and food safety.

Session topic:

Participants will prepare two recipes and sample full-sized portions. Members of the class will participate in a mock grocery store tour. Participants will take home most ingredients from one of the recipes.

Registration:

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters - Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Nutter Ivanhoe Neighborhood Center
3700 Woodland, Kansas City MO map...

Registration
deadline:

6/25/2014

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Angela Lanigan, LaniganA@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: 816/482-5850




Building Better Health Class (CCPS) (Session 20 of 40)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

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

Description:

This weekly class focuses on the basics of nutrition, food safety, and food budgeting.

Registration:

This class is open only to Cass County Recovery Court participants

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Analyzing & Managing Cash Flow

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall Room 104, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

This training is designed for those who want to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. During this course, participants will take a close look at where cash comes from, where it’s used in day-to-day business, and learn to identify and correct cash flow problems.  more...

Cost:

$59.00

Facilitator:

Ken Surbrugg, surbrugg-k@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417/625-9557




Canceled: Borrower's Workshop

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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



Family Nutrition Program Cooking Matters for Kids-Vernon County (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 3:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Where:  
Nevada Community Center
200 N. Ash, Nevada MO map...

Description:

Children will prepare and sample two recipes in each class. They will also learn about food safety and eating nutritious foods.

Session topic:

Participants will prepare and sample two recipes. Food safety, physical activity, and nutrition will also be covered.

Registration:

Call the Nevada Community Center at 417-448-2740

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 2 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center
11715 Cragwold Rd, Kirkwood MO map...

Description:

A training program to help you discover the natural Missouri by developing your skills as a naturalist, resource scientist, botanist educator or recreations specialist. You'll gain a wealth of natural science information in classes given by some of Missouri's finest biologists and build new friendships with others who share a love of Missouri's outdoors. more...

Session topic:

Naturalist Pursuits (split session) - This session will offer a few naturalist profiles, tips for science note-booking and program presentation, and a fun game of Natural, not trivial, pursuit.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 more...

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00

Facilitator:

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




Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 3 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area
2360 Highway D, Saint Charles MO map...

Description:

A training program to help you discover the natural Missouri by developing your skills as a naturalist, resource scientist, botanist educator or recreations specialist. You'll gain a wealth of natural science information in classes given by some of Missouri's finest biologists and build new friendships with others who share a love of Missouri's outdoors. more...

Session topic:

Naturalist Pursuits (split session) - This session will offer a few naturalist profiles, tips for science note-booking and program presentation, and a fun game of Natural, not trivial, pursuit.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 more...

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00

Facilitator:

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




Marion County Jr. Fair

When:  Thursday, July 24, 2014, 4:30 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, 1 p.m.

Where:  
Flower City Park, Palmyra Mo.
Palmyra MO

Description:

The Marion County Jr. fair runs from Thursday July 24th until Saturday August 2nd.

Registration
deadline:

7/1/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

John Martellaro, martellaroja@missouri.edu
Marion County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/769-2177




Marion County Jr. Fair

When:  Thursday, July 24, 2014, 4:30 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, noon

Where:  
Flower City Park, Palmyra
Palmyra MO

Description:

Come join us at the Marion County fair for good food, great shows, and tons of fun. From Marksmanship to Showmanship we have it all. Join us. You're guaranteed to have a ball!

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

John Martellaro, martellaroja@missouri.edu
Marion County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/769-2177




Sullivan County Agricultural Tour

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
The first stop on the tour will be at the Phillip and Jane Wise farm (15891 Highway 139 at Harris MO The tour will then proceed to the Medicine Creek Community Center in Harris for a free meal. After dinner, the final stop will be at Glenn and Jane Heisey’s farm (40442 Highway E, Harris MO – one mile west of the Hwy 139/Hwy E Junction, north side of the road on top of the hill)

Description:

The Sullivan County University of Missouri Extension Council will host a Sullivan County Farm Tour on Tuesday, July 29th 2014. This will be the first annual county farm tour to showcase the diverse farming systems and operations in Sullivan County. The first stop on the tour will be at the Phillip and Jane Wise farm (15891 Highway 139 at Harris MO - we will gather at the drive just south of the old Harris state shed) to view his cow/calf operation and management intensive grazing system: fencing, paddock set-up and rotation, and forage development. The tour will then proceed to the Medicine Creek Community Center in Harris for a free meal, sponsored by the Sullivan County Farm Bureau and Sullivan County Soil and Water Conservation District Board. Sullivan County Cattlemens will be cooking and Sullivan County 4-H members will be serving the meal. After dinner, the final stop will be at Glenn and Jane Heisey’s farm (40442 Highway E, Harris MO – one mile west of the Hwy 139/Hwy E Junction, north side of the road on top of the hill) to see their low cost-low maintenance water gaps, tractor tire waterer, rotational grazing systems and prestigious Percheron Draft Horses. more...

Session topic:

Two producer visits and a free meal. Visits will look at rotational grazing systems, fencing, waterers and forage utilization.

Registration:

Please RSVP to Sullivan County Extension Office at 660-265-4541 for head count on meal.  more...

Registration
deadline:

7/29/2014

Class size:

200

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Gentrie Shafer, shaferg@missouri.edu
Sullivan County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/265-4541




Perry County 4-H Fair and Chicken Dinner

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 8:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dianna Koenig, KoenigD@missouri.edu
Perry County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 547-4504




Home Food Preservation Series (Jul 29, 2014, Orscheln Trenton)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Orscheln Store, Trenton
Hwy 6 and 65, Trenton MO map...

Description:

Participants will receive an overview and the most current step by step recommendations for canning foods.

Session topic:

6-6:30 Pressure Canner Gauge Testing
6:30-7:30 Canning Basics and Q&A

Registration:

Contact Janet Hackert at 660.425.6434 or HackertJ@missouri.edu for more information or to register.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Arthritis-LSWCC (Session 4 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Woods Chapel Church
4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lees Summit MO map...

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis is an easy, effective and safe exercise program based on a form of Tai Chi. The program helps improve flexibility, muscle strength, increase heart/lung activity, aligns posture, improve balance, and integrate the mind and body. The program is supported by the Arthritis Foundation.

Registration:

816-795-8848

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00