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Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013

Lees Summit Farmers Market (Session 9 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Less Summit Farmers Market
Second & Douglas St., Lees Summit MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00




Take Control of Your Finances

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
West Plains Career Center
3417 Division Drive, Suite 1, West Plains MO map...

Description:

Take Control of Your Finances

Session topic:

Don’t Panic, Take Control of Your Finances curriculum provides information about filing for unemployment benefits, reviewing available personal resources, developing a budget, setting priorities for debts, and considering available community resources.

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
Phelps County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/458-6260




14th Central Missouri Vegetable & Greenhouse Tour (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Directions for Central Missouri Produce Auction are at http://agebb.missouri.edu/hort/auction/index.htm
Highway E intersects US 50 between Tipton and California. Take Highway E to the south for 12 miles. The auction is on the right.
37808 Highway E, Fortuna MO map...

Description:

14th Central Missouri Vegetable & Greenhouse Tour
Wednesday August 28th, 2013 Rain or Shine

Consistent with previous years, we will meet at the Central Missouri Produce Auction and visit to nearby growers and then go to Lincoln University’s Carver research farm (Jefferson City).

This event is free and open to all. Transportation is ‘on your own’

Schedule (you are welcome to arrive up until just before noon)

10:00 AM Arrive and visit ‘on your own’ the auction. Auction starts at 10.
11 until 11:45 Free lunch (if preregistered): roast beef,greens beans, mashed potato, & bread.

11:45 to Noon Gather at field stop (adjacent to west side of auction, walking distance but occasionally rough and variable footing/ not handicap accessible)

Noon to 1:00 PM Nolt’s field visit, announcements & discussion.

1:00 to 1:30 PM Walk back to cars and drive to 2nd stop,which is several miles east of California, MO

1:30 to 2:15 PM Bonnie Plants #61- focus on spring plant marketing and distribution.

2:15 to 2:45 PM Drive to Lincoln Carver Farm (east of Jefferson City).

2:45 to 4:00 PM ‘Grower select’ tour of Lincoln Carver Farm.

Our tour ends. The Lincoln VEGETABLE & IPM Festival begins.

4:00 to 7:00 pm Lincoln’s public field day begins.

Session topic:

For information about what will be featured on the tour, please contact Morgan County Extension Center.

Registration:

Morgan County MU Extension office at call 573-378-5358 or e-mail: klindworthd@missouri.edu. Preregistration is requried for the free lunch.
Just let us know you are coming and how many will be in your party. Directions between stops will be provided when confirming your registration, and provided that day.

Registration
deadline:

8/23/2013

Class size:

60

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
This event is FREE

Facilitator:

Joni Ross Harper, rossjo@missouri.edu
Morgan County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/378-5358




Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis - DB (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Don Bosco 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




Winning Federal Research Grants: SBIR/STTR Workshop

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost Ave., Kansas City MO map...

Description:

This introductory seminar explains how to win SBIR (Small Business Initiative Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer Research) grants from Federal programs that provide R&D funds for small businesses. Lunch is included with the class.

Registration:

View our Registration and Cancellation Policies here: http://info.umkc.edu/sbtdc/registration-policy/.

Class size:

20

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Introduction to QuickBooks (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 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 2

Cost:

$59.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener Training in Kirksville (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Adair County Extension Center
503 E. Northtown Rd. , Kirksville MO map...

Description:

12 week training course on different horticulture topics. A 30 hour volunteer committement is required following the training in order to become a Master Gardener.

Session topic:

Herbaceous Ornamentals

Registration:

Pre-registration is required by August 16 at noon.

Registration
deadline:

8/16/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$150.00
Late fee after the deadline-$165

Facilitator:

Jennifer Schutter, schutterjl@missouri.edu
Adair County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 665-9866




Writing a Business Plan: The First Step to a Successful Business

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
SBTDC Offices (located directly across the street from the U.S. Post Office main entrance)
500 E. Walnut St., Suite 103, Columbia MO map...

Description:

This workshop will provide you with step-by-step instructions for completing each section of your business plan, including the marketing plan, operations plan and financial plan. You will receive the guide on "How to Prepare a Business Plan", as well as access to our online Financial Projections Spreadsheet to produce a 3-year income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement for your business plan. You will also receive guidance on style and appearance to help you create a more appealing business plan.

Registration
deadline:

8/23/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids--Pettis County--Sedalia, MO (Session 14 of 23)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 3 p.m. to 5:30 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 $35 needs to be paid by the day before the class.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Westport Plaza Farmers Market (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Westport Plaza Farmers Market
Westport Road and Wyoming, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener Training Level I (Session 3 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Trails West Library
11401 East 23rd Street, Independence MO map...

Session topic:

Introduction to plants

Registration
deadline:

6/12/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$175.00




Focus on Kids--Ray County

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ray County Extension Center
(located on the Ray County Fairgrounds in the Eagleton Civic Center)
1015 W. Royle Street, Richmond MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Ray County for separated/divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court-mandated program in Ray County for separated/divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Ray County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office at 816-776-2335 to register for the class. Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out of state, but wish to take the class in Ray County must contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 for information on how to register.

Registration
deadline:

8/23/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
WHVC; 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:

Session two: Making an action plan; Problem solving; Dealing with difficult emotions; physical activity and exercise; preventing falls

Registration
deadline:

9/11/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Farm Lease Program - Maryville

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Northwest Technical School
1515 South Munn, Maryville MO map...

Description:

this 1 evening program will discuss farm leases in detail, including: current rental rates and trends, items to include in a farm lease, terminating a farm lease legally, recreational (hunting) leases and crop & livestock share arrangements. A light meal and materials will be provided.

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
35 per couple or 2 from same operation (1 set of materials)

Facilitator:

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




Farm Lease Program - Green City

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Green City School
301 North East Street, Green City MO map...

Description:

this 1 evening program will discuss farm leases in detail, including: current rental rates and trends, items to include in a farm lease, terminating a farm lease legally, recreational (hunting) leases and crop & livestock share arrangements. A light meal and materials will be provided.

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
35 per couple or 2 from same operation (1 set of materials)

Facilitator:

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




Farm Lease Program - Macon

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Description:

this 1 evening program will discuss farm leases in detail, including: current rental rates and trends, items to include in a farm lease, terminating a farm lease legally, recreational (hunting) leases and crop & livestock share arrangements. A light meal and materials will be provided.

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
35 per couple or 2 from same operation (1 set of materials)

Facilitator:

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




Farm Lease Program - Columbia

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Boone County Extension Center
1012 North Hwy UU, Columbia MO map...

Description:

this 1 evening program will discuss farm leases in detail, including: current rental rates and trends, items to include in a farm lease, terminating a farm lease legally, recreational (hunting) leases and crop & livestock share arrangements. A light meal and materials will be provided.  more...

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
35 per couple or 2 from same operation (1 set of materials)

Facilitator:

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




Understanding Financial Statements (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Cape Girardeau County Extension office
684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

During this course, you will learn how to identify key business information that is captured on the income statement and balance sheet. You will learn to calculate several ratios and understand what those ratios mean in terms of business productivity and success.

Session topic:

During this course, you will learn how to identify key business information that is captured on the income statement and balance sheet. You will learn to calculate several ratios and understand what those ratios mean in terms of business productivity and

Registration:

Call 573-243-3581 to register

Registration
deadline:

8/13/2013

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$200.00
Call 573-243-3581 for group discounts or returning attendee discount

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener Core Training--Park Hills (Session 3 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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

Session topic:

Plant Propagation

Registration
deadline:

8/9/2013

Cost:

$165.00

Facilitator:

Katie Kammler, kammlerk@missouri.edu
Ste. Genevieve County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/883-3548




Mt. Moriah Hustlers 4-H Club (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Jacoby Chapel Church

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stone 4-H Club (Session 34 of 35)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The Stone 4-H Club usually meets the last Wednesday of each month at the United Methodist Church in Monroe City. For more information, contact the Marion County Extension Center at 573/769-2177.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




4-H Council Development (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Unniversity of Missouri Extension Center
260 Brown Road, St. Peters MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

John Nickler, NicklerJ@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000