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Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

Teen Pregnancy Responsibility Network

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Where:  
Cape Girardeau Public Health Center
1101 Linden, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Agency meeting whose goal is prevention of teen pregnancy and STDs.

Session topic:

agency meeting to discuss school enrichment

Class size:

8

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Gosche, GoscheM@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 243-3581




Summer Entrepreneur Boot Camp (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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

Description:

The Summer Entrepreneur Boot Camp is an intensive weeklong community of sharing best practices and essential business knowledge. The SBTDC & REDI have teamed up to call on thought leaders across the community to share their knowledge through focused sessions in areas we find key to long-term success. This week is about entrepreneurship, it doesn't matter if you don't have an idea yet or you've been in business for 20 years, there is something for you to learn and grow. The event is free, register online once, and attend whichever sessions you think are most valuable. Please remember the Columbia SBTDC is always available for no-fee 1 to 1 counseling and has many tools to help growing companies.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Olivia Gill, GillOS@umsystem.edu
University of Missouri SBTDC
phone: 573/884-8087




FastTrac - First Step (Session 2 of 19)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Macon County Economic Development
410 N Missouri St Ste D, Macon MO map...

Session topic:

Identify Model Business Criteria that can serve as the ultimate reality check. We do this by examining the individuals wants and needs out of this business. We also explore Time, commitments, and risk involvement

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$65.00
The Alternative Fee is that you will receive the $65.00 in return if You complete the project.

Facilitator:

Christopher Shoemaker, shoemakercl@missouri.edu
Macon County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/385-2173




Alternative Financing Panel Discussion

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
St. Louis County Library Headquarter
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

This three-hour session will provide an overview about the alternative financing sources availbale for starting a business. Panelist will discuss microlending, crowdsourcing, venture capital, Angel investing and Arch grants.
This session is designed for those in the initial planning stages of launching a business or need capital to expand a business. Participants will learn what each of these financing options are and how they work.

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
This is a free class through the St. Louis County Library/ All registration are handle with them..

Facilitator:

Diane Oliver, beckld@umsystem.edu
St. Louis - SBTDC
phone: 314/657-3768




4-H Camp (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kathleen Bondy, BondyK@missouri.edu
Lafayette County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 584-3658




FCE Leader planning

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Perry County Extension Center
321 N Main, Perryville MO map...

Description:

Planning meeting of program topoics

Session topic:

leader training planning meeting

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Gosche, GoscheM@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 243-3581




Fall Prevention -Kingswood (Session 22 of 33)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Where:  
Kingswood Senior Living
10000 Warnall, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Fall Prevention program helps participants learn to reduce fear of falling and exercise to increase strength, flexibility, and balance.


Registration:

816-942-0994

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




MU Extension/KOLR10 Television Interview "From the Ground Up" (Session 194 of 207)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
KOLR10 Studio
Springfield MO

Description:

This live television program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. The KOLR10 meteorologist and others from KOLR10 television, Springfield, conduct the interview, which includes MU Extension horticulture specialists and others with gardening expertise. The program airs on Thursdays on the KOLR10 Midday Newscast, at 11:15am.

Session topic:

Horticultural topic of interest

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Arthritis-Kingswood (Session 27 of 39)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Kingswood Senior Living
10000 Warnall, Kansas City MO map...

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.

Registration:

816-942-0994

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Canceled: Construction Contracting Webinar

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, noon to 4 p.m.

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



Stay Strong, Stay Healthy II, North County Health Campus (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Community Room



6121 N Hanley Rd, Saint 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.

Registration:

De’Lacey Robinson 314-615-8928

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
The fee is normally $40. The Discounted Fee is $20 per County employee. (Anthem will pay $20 per person. If you have the County’s insurance). Participants who attend 9 out of 10 classes and complete pre- and post-assessments will receive a $10 refund.

Facilitator:

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




Health Insurance Education and What you need to know about the Affordable Care Act

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Taney County OACAC
610 S 6th St Ste 202, Branson MO map...

Description:

Session goal is to provide Missourians with the knowledge and skills they need to make the best health insurance decisions possible for themselves, their families and their businesses. Session will include information on:
• New options for buying health insurance: Health Insurance Marketplace
• Tax credits to help pay for health insurance
• New health insurance company rules to protect you
• Medicare changes
• Access to enrollment assistance
• Other information and assistance sources
• Tips for using health insurance

Registration:

Taney OACAC: (417) 239-1882

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids--Cooper County--Boonville, MO (Session 6 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Cooper County Extension Center is located just east of the intersection of Hwy B and Jackson Rd (also called Logan's Lake Road to the west). We are next to Citizens Community Bank.

510 Jackson Rd Ste A, Boonville 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.

Session topic:

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 Cooper County Extension Center
510 Jackson Road, Suite A
Boonville, MO 65233
Phone: 660-882-5661. Fee of $40 needs to be paid by the day before the class.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Strength and Balance Exercises for the Elderly (Session 27 of 39)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Kingswood Senior Living
10000 Wornall, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Strength and Balance Exercises for the Elderly program is to help frail seniors learn to improve their mobility and balance and reduce risk of falls. The program focuses on breathing, strength, stretch, coordination, and balance.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Understanding Financial Statements

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Economic Development Alliance Building
315 S Franklin St, Kirksville MO map...

Session topic:

This class, taught by local CPA Corey Eagen, is designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers, and consultants who need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools.

Registration:

Please contact our office at 660-665-3348 to register by Wednesday, August 20th.

Registration
deadline:

8/21/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00




Lucerne Stock Show (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where:  
Fairgrounds in Lucerne
Lucerne MO

Description:

fair held in western Putnam County for last 75 years. Includes livestock shows, tractor pulls, games and other events and of course fair food.

Session topic:

Sheep and Goat Shows

Registration:

no pre-registration required

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
Putnam County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 947-2705




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

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Henry County Extension Center
Clinton MO

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:

Henry County

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Mountain Lions 4-H Club (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
631 NW 1251 Road, Pittsville

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids - Pulaski

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Extension Office
403 School Street, Suite 1, Waynesville MO map...

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

8/27/2014

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

Kathy Dothage, DothageM@missouri.edu
Osage County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 897-3648




Chronic Disease Self-Management -- Springfield (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Cox Surgery Center; CoxHealth
Springfield MO

Description:

The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) is a community-based program which assists participants in maintaining quality of life when faced with chronic medical conditions. The CDSMP is provided in two and a half hour sessions, once a week for six weeks, in community settings (e.g. senior centers, churches, libraries). People with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom deal with chronic diseases themselves. Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation, 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance, 3) appropriate use of medications, 4) communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals, 5) nutrition, and 6) how to evaluate new treatments. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Session topic:

Overview of self-managment and chronic health conditions; Using your mind to manage symptoms; Healthy Eating; Getting a good nights sleep; making an action plan

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pamela Duitsman, duitsmanp@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Lamar Fair 4-H events (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Moore Pavillion
Lamar MO

Session topic:

4-H Lamar Fair

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Team Nutrition for Child Care

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
University Day Care Center
Springfield MO

Description:

"The Little School" day care center staff will participate in a two-hour workshop titled "I Am Moving, I Am Learning. The workshop will help staff understand the importance of physical activity in reducing childhood obesity and in helping children to grow up having good over-all health.

Session topic:

Staff will learn about the "I Am Moving, I Am Learning" curriculum. They will receive program resources such as CD's and handouts to help them incorporate more physical activities into their daily plans.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Cole County Extension Center
2436 Tanner Bridge Rd., Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Preparing a business plan is one of the most daunting tasks in starting and running a successful business. It could also be the most critical task! Our seminar will explain the fundamentals everyone needs to know before “putting pen to paper.” Attending this seminar will reduce your frustration and save you time and ultimately money. This program is for current and future business owners and focuses on understanding the key components of a business plan. It will also provide guidelines for style, appearance to help create a professional look for your business plan, and other tools and assistance in business planning. Enroll in both this class and Starting A Small Business – The First Steps and receive a $10 discount. more...

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Chris V. Thompson, ThompsonCV@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 634-2824




Focus on Kids - Pike County 2014 (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension - Pike County
Pike County Courthouse
115 W. Main, Bowling Green MO map...

Session topic:

Divorce and separating parents class as required by Missouri Courts.

Registration:

The 2014 Focus on Kids Classes in Pike County are held on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Call 573-324-5464 to register. Payment of $35 in the form of a money order or cash is required 48 hours prior to the date of the session you are registered to attend. You are not fully registered for the class unless your fee has been paid. The fee can be mailed to: University of Missouri Extension
115 West Main
Bowling Green, MO 63334

If you are more than 10 minutes late for the class you will need to reschedule.

Class size:

13

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Sherry F. Nelson, LCSW, MSW., NelsonS@missouri.edu
Marion County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 769-2177




Organic Gardening Academy (Session 9 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

The Greene County MU Extension office is pleased to host the 2014 Organic Gardening Academy. This series of classes related to organic gardening will present proven, science based techniques on a wide range of topics. Each class will include a presentation of the subject, followed by a hands-on demonstration of the techniques learned during the class. The speakers have a passion for organic gardening, and subject matter expertise.

Session topic:

Four Season Gardening the Organic Way

Registration:

The introductory class on April 17 is free. The registration fee for each following class is $20. A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014. To register or for more information, contact Lorri Winters at the MU Extension - Greene County office; 2400 S. Scenic, Springfield, MO; call 417-881-8909, or email WintersL@missouri.edu

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014.

Facilitator:

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




Operation JumpStart (Session 6 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
920 Broadway St, Cape Girardeau MO map...

Description:

Operation JumpStart, a nationally-recognized, highly successful training model for individuals considering starting or expanding a business. Participants will learn essential business planning and preparation skills such as product pricing, legal structure, competition marketing and cash flow management

Session topic:

Operation JumpStart,highly successful training model for individuals considering starting or expanding a business.Participants will learn essential business planning & preparation skills such as product pricing,legal structure,competition,cash flow manage

Registration:

Register by emailing or calling Glenna Ervin at gervin@semo.edu or 573-651-2929 more...

Registration
deadline:

8/1/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food Preservation - pressure canning

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Camdenton United Methodist Church
340 W US Highway 54, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

Each workshop will vary, but content will focus on one or more of these topics:
Preservation method to use for highest quality and safety in home preserved foods.
Solutions to common canning problems.
Hands-on experience with new recipes and sources of the latest research—each workshop will feature different
processes and use different produce (chosen by availability).

Session topic:

This class will focus on pressure canning vegetables.

Registration:

Please call the Camden County MU Extension Office at 573-346-2644 or email camdenco@missouri.edu.

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

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




Audrain County 4-H Council (Session 4 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Femrite, femrites@missouri.edu
Audrain County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/581-3231