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Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013

Money Matters, Transition to Freedom, WRCC, Cameron

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
WRCC

Session topic:

Money Matters

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca J. Travnichek, Ph.D, AFC, TravnichekR@missouri.edu
Andrew County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 324-3147




Walk With Ease-Arthritis program-Osceola (Session 17 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church
Osceola MO

Session topic:

Review
Walk at own pace

Registration:

Call St. Clair county Extension Office at 417-646-2419

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
No fee

Facilitator:

Saralee Jamieson, JamiesonS@missouri.edu
St. Clair County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 646-2419




FastTrac® NewVenture™ (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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

Description:

Class dates/times in this series:

Day 1: July 30 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 2: August 6 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 3: August 13 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 4: August 20 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 5: August 27 (9:00 am - 2:00 pm)
(must attend all sessions to complete training )

In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City, 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.

Registration:

For more information and to receive an application, please email fasttrac@umkc.edu or call 816-235-6063. All application and payment materials must be completed no later than noon on Friday, July 26. View our Registration and Cancellation Policies here: http://info.umkc.edu/sbtdc/registration-policy/.

Class size:

35

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$595.00
Missouri dislocated workers may qualify for a full scholarship. Tuition is covered through a grant through Missouri Workforce Development. Any others who would like to attend may do so in paying the full tuition. You will receive more information once you apply.

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Low Cost, No Cost Energy Savers (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
OACAC Greene County Neighborhood Center
560 N Stewart Ave, Springfield MO map...



Canceled: Entrepreneurship: Planning, Financing and Starting Your Business

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
615 Olive St, Suite 1300, Saint Louis MO map...



Missouri State Fair - Exhibition

When:  Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, 9 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, 6 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri State Fair, Sedalia, Missouri
2503 W 16th St, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Annually hundreds of 4-H'ers share the skills and knowledge they have gained throughout the club and project year by exhibiting projects and presenting demonstrations at the Missouri State Fair. Not only do fairs provide an excellent way of showing individual accomplishments but also serve an important role in marketing 4-H to Missouri citizens.

Session topic:

Demonstrations and exhibits at the State Fair provide youth the opportunity to showcase knowledge and skills; practice skills in following specified guidelines, decision making, and organization; and in promoting 4-H.

Registration:

Demonstrators are selected at the county level to present demonstrations/illustrated talks at the Missouri State Fair. Registration information should be submitted by July 15. Exhibits are also selected at the county level to be showcased at the State Fair. Exhibits are delivered to the State Fair by county staff or volunteers and arrive Sunday, August 4 or Monday, August 5.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Aldis Jakubovskis, JakubovskisA@missouri.edu
Missouri SBTDCs, State Office
phone: 314/241-1591




Bi-lingual Tai Chi for Arthritis (Session 1 of 9)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Guadalupe Center
Kansas City MO

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis is an easy and effective exercise class, integrating the mind and body, that improves flexibility, muscle strength and balance. The class is based on the Tai Chi for Arthritis program supported by the Arthritis Foundation of America.

Cost:

$0.00




Creating a Mobile Phone App.

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
KMRN/KKWK Radio Station
607 Platte-Clay Way, Cameron MO map...

Description:

Learn how to create a mobile phone app for your business for free or very little money.

Session topic:

Learn how to create a mobile phone app for your business.

Registration:

Rebecca Evans 816-364-4105 evansr@nwmissouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

8/12/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Making Money Count Series (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Taney County OACAC
610 South 6th Street, Branson MO map...

Description:

5 sessions covering: Making Decisions and Communicating About Money, Spending Plans, Credit, Consumer Skills and Record Keeping

Session topic:

Session 3: Credit Issues

Registration:

Contact Taney County OACAC, 417-239-1882

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Hickory County Master Gardener Training (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Hickory County MU Extension Office
203 Cedar Street, Hermitage MO map...

Description:

The Master Gardener volunteer program began in the early 1970’s in response to the rapidly increasing interest in home gardening. The idea was to train knowledgeable garden volunteers to help University Extension staff deliver home gardening information to the public.

Today, the Master Gardener volunteer program is recognized nationally as a means for individuals to learn and to share horticultural knowledge with others.

The goal of the program is to involve the community in enhancing the local environment and economy through improved horticulture practices and education. Master Gardeners serve as representatives of the University of Missouri Extension. They may engage in a variety of interesting education activities that benefit the community.Master Gardeners develop their gardening and community potential while their efforts help others in the community.


Session topic:

Orientation

Registration
deadline:

8/6/2013

Cost:

$135.00
$225 for couples

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




How to Write a Successful Business Plan

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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

Description:

Designed for business owners and entrepreneurs who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a useful management tool. Participants will learn the importance of business plans, the key required elements of a basic plan and data that must be included. Participants will also get tips on writing style to make the business plan easier to understand and more professional in appearance. Participants will leave this session with a greater understanding of what their business plan should look like and how to get started writing one. more...

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Operation Breakthrough Farmers Market (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Operation Breakthrough
3039 Troost, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Karen Elliott, ElliottK@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: 816/482-5850




Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 5 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center - St. Charles County
260 Brown Rd, Saint Peters 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:

Soils of Missouri:Soil formation and soil genesis; basic principles of soil’s physical, chemical,and biological properties; relationship between landscape, native plants/trees, and the resulting soil type; county soil surveys and uses; Soil testing.

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




Master Gardener - Core Training (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Butler County Extension Center
222 N. Broadway, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

30 hours of Core Training in the area of horticulture which can be used toward becoming a master gardener. This training will occur on Tuesday nights at the Butler County Extension Center from 5:00 to 8:00pm. For more information call the Butler County Extension Center at 573-686-8064.

Session topic:

Master Gardener Training

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$150.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Denkler, denklers@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Focus on Kids - Cass County (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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

Description:

Focus on Kids is a state-mandated co-parenting education program for divorcing or never-married parents.

Session topic:

Co-parenting program for divorcing and never-married parents.

Registration:

Call the Cass County Extension Office at 816-380-8460 to pre-register.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Wallace, WallaceL@missouri.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 885-5556




Butler County Fair Board

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Session topic:

Monthly meeting of the fair board;

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Strong Families--Hillcrest (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Hillcrest Transitional Housing--Platte City site
Platte City MO

Description:

Building Strong Families is a multi-session life-skills program series that assists participants in identifying their strengths and learning to build on those strengths.
Classes are held once or twice a month in a group setting.

Session topic:

Classes in August will be on the topic of "Family Strengths".

Registration:

Extension specialists partner with Hillcrest Ministries to offer the Building Strong Families program year-round. Adults who reside in Hillcrest Transitional Living communities are required to attend life skills classes during their stay. Case managers and resident managers enroll the participants and keep the attendance roster updated with the Clay County Extension Center. Individuals who are not residents of Hillcrest Transitional Living may participate in the Building Strong Families program on a case by case basis, and if space allows.

Registration
deadline:

7/26/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food Preservation--Pressure Canning

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Community Christian Church
1064 N Business Route 5, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

This class will cover the technique for pressure canning vegetables. Class will include a hands-on demonstration of canning green beans.

Registration:

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

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

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




Managing for Today and Tomorrow in Park Hills (Annie's III) (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Mineral Area College North College Center, Room B
5270 Flat River Road, Park Hills MO map...

Description:

It’s hard to talk about passing on the farm. Managing for Today and Tomorrow is for farm and ranch women of all ages who want to plan now for a successful transition later. Through this five-session program, farm women will learn about the four components that create a successful transition—Succession, Business, Estate, and Retirement Planning.

Session topic:

Introduction Part 1, Transition Planning
Introduction Part 2, Goal Setting
Business Planning Part 1, Financial Statements

Registration:

Please pre-register by calling the Washington County Extension Office at (573) 438-2671 or emailing HambletonL@missouri.edu before August 9th. Registration is $75 and includes 15 hours of education, course notebook and curriculum handouts and light dinner each evening.

Registration
deadline:

8/9/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Lynn Heins, hambletonl@missouri.edu
Washington County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/438-2671




Master Gardeners of Greene County monthly chapter meeting (Session 37 of 48)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Master Gardeners of Greene County chapter; for chapter members and guests.

Session topic:

Greene County Master Gardener chapter meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Missouri Master Naturalist Volunteer Training (Session 3 of 14)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
4750 Troost Ave., Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Ecological Concepts

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00




Shooting Sports (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Fair Grounds

Session topic:

Monthly Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amanda Tempel, tempela@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Missouri Master Naturalist - Development/Training (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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

Description:

Attendance at meetings is limited to members of the Missouri Master Naturalist Confluence Chapter. To lean more about the Missouri Master Naturalist program and about becoming a Master Naturalist call 636-970-3000. more...

Session topic:

Spiders - presented by James Trager, PhD, Shaw Nature Reserve

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food Preservation Q&A off-hours (Jul-Sept, 2013, Bethany) (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Description:

Participants will have access to nutrition and health education specialist for answers to food preservation questions and problems.

Session topic:

Call in, email or text to email with quesstions about canning, freezing and/or dehydrating.

Registration:

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

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Engaging Residents Memory through Food --Skilled Care Facility Staff training

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, 10:30 p.m. to noon

Where:  
clinton MO

Description:

Skilled nursing care activities directors will learn how to engage residents' memories via food related activities.

Registration:

This program is closed to public registration.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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