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Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013

FastTrac® NewVenture™ (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 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




Hickory County Master Gardener Training (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 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:

Soil & Plant Nutrition

Registration
deadline:

8/6/2013

Cost:

$135.00
$225 for couples

Facilitator:

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




Walking/Driving Tour Committee Meetings (Session 2 of 9)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Meetings with the Walking/Driving Tour Committee

Session topic:

Meeting to discuss developing the text for the map portion of the Walking/Driving Tour of Lexington and schedule for upcoming residency

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Chillicothe (Session 1 of 20)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Grand River Technical School
1200 Fair St, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

The Stay Strong, Stay Healthy program is built on simple, strength building exercises that will improve balance, health, and state of mind. No, it’s not strenuous weight-lifting; you’ll start at a level that’s right for you.  more...

Session topic:

In this session, pre tests are compeleted and an overview of the exercises is provided.

Registration:

Please contact Jessica Trussell at 660-646-0811 to register.

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
Livingston County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/646-0811




Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 6 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Forest Park - Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor Center
5595 Grand Dr, Saint Louis 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:

Basic Plant ID & Using Plants in the Classroom – During this session you will learn ideas and information on using plants in an educational setting. In addition you will learn basic plant ID techniques and apply those plant ID skills in the field.

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




Expansion & Review Committee (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Extension Center

Session topic:

Johnson County

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




4-H Club Leader Orientation (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Extension Center

Description:

All club leaders must attend this yearly meeting for updates of the next 4-H year and pick up their club's re-enrollment forms.

Session topic:

Johnson County

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Henry County Extension Center, Courthouse
100 West Franklin Street, Courthouse, Clinton MO map...

Description:

State-mandated program for divorcing and never-married parents to learn to co-parent their children.

Session topic:

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

Registration:

Call the Henry County Extension Center at 660-885-5556.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Lamar Fair (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Theibaud Auditorium
Lamar MO

Description:

Lamar Free Fair August 18-24 .County 4-H partiicpate in youth horse show, small exhibits conference judging, and livestock shows

Session topic:

Lamar 4-H Small Exhibits Conference Judging

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
Barton County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 682-3579




Clay County Extension Council meetings (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Clay County Annex
1901 NE 48th St., Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Clay County Extension Council

Session topic:

Monthly Meeting of Clay County Extension Council

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nancy Elkins-Mense, MenseN@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Managing for Today and Tomorrow in Park Hills (Annie's III) (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 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:

Estate Planning Part 1, Concepts and Tools
Succession Planning Part 1, COmmunication Barriers
Succession Planning Part 2, Improving Communications

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




Missouri Master Naturalist Volunteer Training (Session 4 of 14)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 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:

Botany Basics

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00




Presentations (Session 2 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Lexington City Hall
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 City Council. The emphasis of presentation was: how the arts can impact community and economic development in Lexington/region and progress of project.

Registration
deadline:

4/10/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Catholic Charities Farmers Market (Session 7 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

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

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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