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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Healthy Food Demonstration at Lee's Summit Farmers' Market (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Lee's Summit Farmers' Market
2nd and Douglas Street (Downtown Lee’s Summit), Lee's Summit 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:

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




2014 North American Manure Expo (Springfield, MO)

When:  Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 4 p.m.

Where:  
Ozark Empire Fairgrounds
3001 N Grant Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

The two-day event will feature tours on July 8 to a pasture-based dairy for concrete tank and lagoon agitation demonstrations, and to a wastewater treatment facility featuring anaerobic digestion, nutrient management planning and field mapping.

On July 9, there will be solid and liquid application demonstrations, an equipment and trade show, and educational sessions. Speakers include several MU Extension specialists: agricultural engineer Joe Zulovich, economist Ray Massey, water quality specialist Bob Broz, and nutrient management specialist John Lory.

The 2014 North American Manure Expo will conclude with demonstrations on manure gas and safety, and manure spill response and management.

The expo offers practical demonstrations, classroom teaching, and the opportunity to interact with industry representatives and regulators. The expo is not just for producers; it is for everyone who works with nutrient management.

Session topic:

The expo rotates among states each year, and this is the first year Missouri is hosting the event.

Registration:

Admission is free, but preregistration is required. For more information and to register for the expo, visit http://www.manureexpo.org. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Teng Teeh Lim, limt@missouri.edu
Agricultural Engineering, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-9519




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

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Market Area MU Extension Center First Floor
105 East 5th Street, Kansas City MO map...



Shelby County Fair

When:  Monday, July 7, 2014, 8 a.m. to Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10 p.m.

Where:  
Shelby County Fairgrounds

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




St. Louis Labor Law Breakfast Series July 2014

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Where:  
IBEW Local 1439 Hall. Use back entrance to meeting hall. Parking available on street, in back lot, or at Glaziers Hall at 5916 Wilson Ave.

2121 59th St, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

A monthly labor education program targeted to union officers and staff in the St. Louis area. The program offers information on current issues impacting members and working families. Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday.

Session topic:

Title: Supreme Court Update
Presenter: Paul Rainsberger, Director and Associate Professor, University of Missouri Labor Education Program

Registration:

8:00 a.m. breakfast buffet, 8:30-9:30 program presentation. Checks payable to: St. Louis County Extension Council. Mail to: University of Missouri Extension, 10650 Gateway Blvd., St Louis, MO 63132.

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Robert A Russell, russellrob@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7635




Macon County Town & Country Fair

When:  Sunday, July 6, 2014, 8 a.m. to Sunday, July 13, 2014, noon

Where:  
Macon County Park
Hwy 63, Macon MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Bates County Fair Livestock Exhibiting

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 8 a.m. to Friday, July 11, 2014, 7 p.m.

Where:  
Bates County Fairgrounds
Butler MO

Session topic:

July 9: Goat and sheep shows; July 10: Rabbit, poultry, beef, steer and pee wee shows; July 11: Swine and Round Robin

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Land O Lakes Youth Fair

When:  Monday, July 7, 2014, 9 a.m. to Friday, July 11, 2014, 10 p.m.

Where:  
Land O Lakes Youth Fairgrounds
El Dorado Springs MO

Description:

Schedule of Events
Monday July 7, 2014:
9:00 AM Shooting Sports-Shotgun
4:00-6:00 PM Shooting Sports-Archery

Tuesday July 8, 2014:
3:00-7:00 PM Non-Livestock entries check-in and judging
6:00 PM Dog Check-in
6:30 PM Dog Show (released after show)
7:00 PM Royalty Coronation

Wednesday July 9, 2014:
8:00 AM Cook shack opens
Metal building opens
8:00-9:00 AM Check-in Horses (pre-entry required)
9:00 AM Introduction of Fair Queen and Princesses
9:15 AM FFA and 4-H Horse Show
Horses released after barn cleaned
4:00-7:00 PM weigh in at fairgrounds-steers, market lambs, swine and market goats
5:00-9:00 PM check in for ALL livestock exhibits (excluding dairy cattle) at fair board office
8:00 PM Cook shack and Exhibit building closes
9:00 PM Show book closes

Thursday July 10, 2014:
7:30 AM Weigh in Market rabbits and Market birds
8:00 AM Cook shack opens
8:00 AM Exhibit building opens
8:00 AM Introduction of Fair Queen and Princess
8:00-10:00 AM-Poultry and Rabbit show (non-sale animals released following show)\
11:00 AM FFA and 4-H livestock judging contest
1:00 PM Beef Breeding stock show
4:00 PM Release of breeding beef cattle
5:00 PM Show of exotic animals (if any)
Land-o-Lakes Youth pet show
Bucket calf show
5:30 PM Market animal exhibitions, lambs, goats, swine and beef
Swine and Beef showmanship to follow last market class
8:00 PM Exhibit building closes

Friday July 11, 2014
8:00-9:00 AM Exhibitor breakfast
8:00 AM Exhibit building opens
8:30 AM Swine breeding classes
8:45 AM Sheep breeding classes, followed by sheep showmanship
Goat breeding classes, followed by goat showmanship
Dairy Cow show followed by dairy cattle showmanship
9:00 AM Cook shack opens
9:00-9:30 Dairy cattle check in at announcers stand
1:00 PM Pedal Tractor Pull
4:00 PM Non-sale Livestock released after barns cleaned
5:00 PM Exhibit building closes
6:15 PM Fair Royalty and special awards
7:00 PM Livestock Auction

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Wright, wrightsarah@missouri.edu
Cedar County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/276-3313




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Harrisonville) (Session 2 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

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

Cost:

$40.00
2nd person from household is $20

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids - Pulaski

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
Waynesville MO

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

7/8/2014

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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

Session topic:

Session one will involve pre course measures and exercise descriptions. Safety while exercising will be discussed.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the Warren County Extension Center

Registration
deadline:

5/16/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Living the Mediterranean Lifestyle...Mindful Living

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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

Description:

The good news is you can enjoy the health benefits of the Mediterranean way of life regardless of where you live. During this program session you will have an opportunity to explore different aspects of living the Mediterranean lifestyle and living life with more awareness….being more “mindful.” Making some simple changes in the way you eat and live can affect your health today, tomorrow, and for the rest of your life.

Registration:

CLASS IS FILLED

Registration
deadline:

6/25/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

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




Beyond Banking for Agriculture meeting--Maryville

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
First Christian Church fellowship hall
201 W 3rd St, Maryville MO map...

Description:

Sponsored by Bank Midwest and University of Missouri Extension, this meeting will cover several very timely topics for beef cattle producers. Is this the right time to expand? And how can we be prepared to mitigate the many challenges and risk involved in beef production? Scott Brown, livestock economist with the University of Missouri, will present, "Is Now the Time to Expand Your Cattle Herd?". Also on the program is Ryan Milhollin, MU ag economist, to talk about mitigating risk with livestock and forage insurance.

Session topic:

Beyond Banking for Agriculture meeting--Maryville

Registration:

RSVP to Carole Couts at Bank Midwest at 660-582-2131 or ccouts@bankmw.com

Registration
deadline:

7/2/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amie Schleicher, schleichera@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 744-6231




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Kingsville) (Session 2 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
7th Day Adventist Church basement
Highway W, Kingsville MO map...

Cost:

$50.00
2nd person from same household is $25

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Government Contracts Negotiations Webinar

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, noon to 4 p.m.

Where:  
UMKC SBTDC and MOPTAC
4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City MO map...



Focus On Kids, Circuit Court 11 - St. Charles

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Charles County Extension Center
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids, developed by the University of Missouri, is a court-approved educational program for parents with minor children, who are seeking divorce, legal separation, motion to modify, annulment or paternity. The educational session will increase awareness of the effects marriage dissolution and/or custody has on children.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is for parents to better understand how divorce affects children, and how their actions during and after the divorce can have long-term affects on the children involved.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 to register or for more information. VISA, Master Card or Discover accepted. Not open to the public - court ordered, call 636-970-3000 for more information. more...

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00
One week is required prior to the date of the session you have registered to attend.

Facilitator:

Teresa L. Mareschal, Ph.D., MareschalT@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Focus on Kids--Pettis County--Sedalia, MO (Session 13 of 24)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Located in Country Mall between Westlakes Hardware and Factory Return Outlet, enter the double doors and go to the right and follow hall to the end. Meeting is across hall from University of Missouri Extension Office. Call Extension office to pre-register and more information at 660-827-0591.
1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

More than half of all marriages end in divorce, and the majority of these involve children. Conflict between parents, both before and after a divorce, is associated with many negative outcomes in children. The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their divorce.

Registration:

To register contact the Pettis County University of Missouri Extension Office at 660-827-0591 located at 1012A Thompson Blvd, Sedalia, MO, Fee of $40 needs to be paid by the day before the class.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Kay Sparks, sparksl@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Franklin County Exhibit Day

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Franklin County Fair Grounds
Union MO

Description:

4-H members display the items they have grown, raised, or made at the Franklin County Fair. Volunteers are recruited to judge the quality of items, or in some cases to interview the members about their item in a process called conference judging. Items are awarded a blue, red, or white ribbon, and the best blue ribbon items are selected to represent the county in the Missouri State Fair 4-H Building. 4-H members volunteer to help as judges assistants and to take exhibits from the registration table to the judges. Adults volunteer to help register exhibits, judge exhibits, and set up a state fair display. The items are displayed throughout the Franklin County Fair to demonstrate the achievement of county 4-H members to the general public.

Session topic:

Franklin County Fair 4-H Exhibit Day

Registration:

Members must register their exhibit with the Franklin County MU Extension Center by June 20.

Registration
deadline:

6/20/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Take Control of Your Finances, 2014-2015

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Market Area MU Extension Center
105 E 5th Street, First Floor, Kansas City MO map...



Achievement Day & Contest Event Activities (Session 3 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Achievement Day Judging

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Warrensburg
135 W Market, Warrensburg MO map...

Description:

This introductory 2-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) host a bi-monthly seminar on how to get started in the government contracting arena including federal, state and local government registrations and certifications. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting.

Session topic:

This introductory 2-hour seminar is an overview of the critical first steps associated with winning government contracts. The Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (MO PTAC) host a bi-monthly seminar on how to get started in the government cont

Registration:

Please call for information: 660-747-3193 Traci Baldwin

Registration
deadline:

7/7/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Traci Baldwin, baldwintl@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Vernon County Youth Fair (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Monday, July 7, 2014, 5 p.m. to Saturday, July 12, 2014, 9 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Christine Mosbrucker, mosbruckerc@missouri.edu
Boone County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/445-9792




Community Leadership Development - Adult

When:  Monday, July 7, 2014, 6 p.m. to Saturday, July 12, 2014, 11:59 p.m.

Where:  
Fairgrounds, Cuba, MO
Cuba MO

Session topic:

Crawford County Fair

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Snodgrass, SnodgrassP@missouri.edu
Crawford County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 775-2135




Sources of Finance: For Business Start-Up or Expansion (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Clinton Building
501 Campanella Dr, Sikeston MO map...

Description:

Attendees will learn about smart financial decisions to help their business grow or get started.

Session topic:

Attendees will learn about smart financial decisions to help their business grow or get started.

Registration:

Call 573-243-3581

Registration
deadline:

6/3/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Richard D. Proffer, profferrd@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/243-3581




Building the Ultimate Business Plan (Session 42 of 43)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 6 p.m. to Thursday, July 10, 2014, 9 p.m.

Where:  
Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development
405 N Jefferson Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, a solid business plan will prevent unexpected problems and help pave the way for a successful business venture. Learn how to utilize the “Ultimate Business Planner” software and companion workbook to aid you in the process of developing a solid business plan. This seminar provides an overview of the step-by-step approach to writing your plan and forecasting your financials. With the help of this course instruction and software, simplify the process of putting together your formal business plan with expert advice, tips and hints based on proven business practices.
• Defining the concept
• Understand how to research the feasibility
• Learn how to assess the industry, market and competition
• Focus on assembling a marketing plan/niche
• How to develop basic financial projections from marketing analysis
• Necessary components of the formal plan
• Learn successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors
 more...

Session topic:

Using examples and worksheets, we will show you how to translate your ideas into a written plan. The seminars are on two consecutive nights lasting a total of 6 hours.

Registration:

Visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$139.00
$139.00 and $99.00 for a second person from the same business

Facilitator:

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




Mineral Creek 4-H Club (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Leeton Christian Church

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Ten Mile 4-H club meeting (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Ten Mile Grange Hall

Session topic:

Ten Mile 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Industry Outlook & Risk Management Meeting for Beef Producers

When:  Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Platte County Resource Center auditorium
11724 NW Plaza Circle, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This meeting will cover several very timely topics for beef cattle producers. Is this the right time to expand? And how can we be prepared to mitigate the many challenges and risk involved in beef production? Scott Brown, livestock economist with the University of Missouri, will present, "Is Now the Time to Expand Your Cattle Herd?". Also on the program is Ryan Milhollin, MU ag economist, to talk about mitigating risk with livestock and forage insurance.

Session topic:

Industry Outlook & Risk Management Meeting for Beef Producers

Registration:

To register, contact the Platte County MU Extension Center at 816-270-2141 or platteco@missouri.edu. For questions about the program topics, contact Amie Schleicher at the Atchison County MU Extension Center at 660-744-6231 or schleichera@missouri.edu or Nate Cahill at the Johnson County MU Extension Center at 660-747-3193 or cahilln@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

7/8/2014

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Amie Schleicher, schleichera@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 744-6231




Linn County Fair

When:  Sunday, July 6, 2014, 8 p.m. to Sunday, July 20, 2014, 10 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