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Monday, Aug. 26, 2013

MU Extension Agriculture Connection Radio Program (Session 9 of 52)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Where:  
107.7 The Lake Radio Station
1225 Hwy 39 S, Stockton MO map...

Description:

This radio program is setup to educate listeners on current topic within agriculture and provide them with knowlege that they can implement to improve their agriculture enterprise. MU Extension Specialist involved in the program are from the areas of Livestock and Agronomy. The program is broadcasted weekly on Mondays at 8:30 a. m. on 107.7 FM The Lake in Stockton, MO.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
Cedar County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/276-3313




Walk With Ease-Twin Oaks Harbour (Session 1 of 18)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Twin Oaks Harbour Rec Room
Lowry City MO

Session topic:

Introduction
Walk With Ease Program Goals
Health Concerns Checklist
Walk at own pace

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

8/23/2013

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 9 of 10)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Courthouse Annex, on the square in Galena
Galena MO

Description:

A ten week course for people age 50 and older. The attendees will participate in exercises to improve their strength, balance, and flexability.

Session topic:

session 9 of 10 sessions

Registration
deadline:

6/28/2013

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Waynesville/St. Robert Senior Center
1401 Ousley Rd, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eleven week program for middle-aged and older adults. The program's goal is to improve health and quality of life. We will be incorporating: warm-up exercises, simple strengthening exercises (with or without weights), and cool down stretches. Strength training can benefit you in many ways: Arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, maintain healthy blood sugar levels, etc.

Registration:

To register for this class please contact the Pulaski County MU Extension Office by:
Calling: 573-774-6177
Emailing: traubs@missouri.edu (Sarah Traub, the instructor)
Or stop by the office located in the Pulaski County Courthouse at 301 Historic 66 E, Suite 127, Waynesville, MO 65583

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Introduction to QuickBooks (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Neosho Area Chamber of Commerce
216 W Spring St, Neosho MO map...

Description:

August 26 (Monday), 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (part 1)

August 28 (Wednesday), 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (part 2)

Learn how to use this popular Windows based computerized bookkeeping package that provides accounts receivable, accounts payable, and inventory functions. The participants will receive an overview of the QuickBooks Centers to gain an understanding of how the program processes information. Procedures to properly account for your business transactions and construct your own business financial reports will also be covered. The focus of this workshop is on the for-profit businesses. Non-profits will add valuable knowledge in using the software. more...

Session topic:

Day 1

Cost:

$59.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: (417) 625-9575




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 1 of 13)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
Greene County Extension Center inside the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic, Springfield MO map...

Description:

The ten week Stay Strong Stay Healthy course is a moderate intensity, progressive exercise program that includes strength and balance training and is designed to improve muscle strength, dynamic balance, and flexibility.

Session topic:

This session is a mandatory orientation. Participants will view a powerpoint covering the health benefits of strength training, will complete required paperwork, and will participate in fitness assessments.

Registration:

Pre-registration by Wednesday, September 4 is required. Please call the Greene County Extension office at 417-881-8909 to register.

Registration
deadline:

9/4/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Advance Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
This class is being held at the Waynesville/St. Robert Senior Center
1401 Ousley Road, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

The goal of this program is to build on the fitness base acquired from the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy program by adding new, more complex upper and lower body strength-training exercises, core exercises, balance movements, and stretches.

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

7/22/2013

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Henry County Sharp Shooters 4-H Club (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Youth Building on the Henry County Fairgrounds

Session topic:

Monthly Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




4-H Council Meeting (Session 12 of 21)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Little's Family Restaurant
115 E. Main, Shelbyville MO map...

Session topic:

The Shelby County 4-H Council will meet at Little's Family Restaurant.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Daniel, DanielLB@missouri.edu
Shelby County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 633-2640




Shelby County 4-H Council (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Shelby County 4-H Council (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Shelby County Extension Office

Description:

The Shelby County 4-H Council is a decision making board made up of 4-H Club Leaders or delegates. This group helps organize county 4-H events and activities.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Greene County Extension Council Meeting (Session 7 of 25)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
inside Nathanael Greene Park
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield MO map...

Description:

The Greene County Extension Council is comprised of 16 publicly elected council members and 4 appointed members who work with MU Extension specialists to provide the county educational program, manage finances of local MU Extension operations, provide personnel to carry out MU Extension activities locally and organize the annual public election of MU Extension council members.  more...

Session topic:

Specific items for this month’s meeting are posted on the Greene County Extension Center website under council business. Meetings are held to approve bills, plan programs and vote on policy related to the local county extension office.

Registration:

None. Meetings are open to the public and conducted in accordance with the Missouri Sunshine Law. Council agendas are posted online prior to each meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909




Pulaski County Extension Council Meeting (Session 8 of 11)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Pulaski County Courthouse
301 Historic 66 E, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

The Pulaski County Extension Council meets the last Monday of the month at 5:30pm in the Pulaski County Courthouse.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food Preservation--Pressure Canning

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
First United Methodist Church
300 N Madison Ave, Lebanon 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 Laclede County MU Extension Office at 417-532-7126.

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

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




2014 Hickory County Organizing New Clubs (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Hickory County Extension
Hermitage MO

Session topic:

Hickory County 4-H Club organizational meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies (Session 4 of 23)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Platte Woods United Methodist Church
7310 NW Prairie View Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Northland Grandfamilies program serves grandparents in Clay and Platte Counties who are raising their grandchildren. The program also serves aunts/uncles and other relatives who are raising children under the age of 18. The program seeks to raise awareness of the issues facing grandparents/aunts/uncles who are filling the parenting role. Advocacy, education and referral services are important aspects of the program. Support group meetings are scheduled twice a month, with guest speakers on topics of interest. The program is made possible by a partnership of the Clay County Extension Council, the Platte County Senior Fund and Clay County Senior Services.

Session topic:

Evening support group meeting this month will provide time for grandparents to share concerns and to receive resources from group facilitator.

Registration:

Any grandparent who is raising grandchildren age 18 or younger is welcome to participate in Northland Grandfamilies. The program is also open to aunts/uncles and other adult relatives who are raising children. The program is free of charge. If attending a Northland Grandfamilies support group meeting for the first time, please call in advance for more information: 816-407-3490

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Christian County Master Gardeners monthy meeting (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Gordon L. Carriker, Ph.D., carrikerg@missouri.edu
Christian County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 581-3558




Education Committee Meetings (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Description:

A series of meetings with community members to discuss ideas around education, educational opportunities, and collaborations with local and area schools.

Session topic:

Discuss plans for event marketing, rack cards, speakers bureau, music residency visitors

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




4-H Club Reorganization Training

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Union Scenic Regional Library
Union MO

Description:

Meeting to provide materials and training on enrolling for the coming 4-H year and completing the previous year.

Session topic:

4-H Club Re-organization Meeting

Registration:

None

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Bates County Extension Council meeting (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Extension Center
514 E Briggs Drive, Suite D, Macon MO map...

Session topic:

The Macon/Shelby Master Gardeners meet the fourth Monday of every month for a business meeting and program. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Clark County 4-H Council (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Meetings of the clark County 4-H Council

Session topic:

August Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Shelby County Youth Fair Board Meeting (Session 10 of 13)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Shelby County Extension Center
106 3rd St, Shelbyville MO map...

Session topic:

Shelby County Youth Fair Board Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Daniel, DanielLB@missouri.edu
Shelby County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 633-2640




Chilhowee Indians 4-H Club (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Baptist Church in Chilhowee

Description:

monthly 4-H club meetings

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Franklin County 4-H Council Meeting

When:  Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Scenic Regional Library
308 Hawthorne Drive, Union MO map...

Description:

4-H Council Meeting

Session topic:

4-H Council Meeting

Registration:

None - Meeting is open to all.

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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