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Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013

Mental Health First Aid (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Mississippi County Library
105 E. Marshall, Charleston MO map...

Description:

Two day training to gain the skills and knowledge to become a Mental Health First Aid volunteer.

Session topic:

One day training-Mental Health First Aid Training helps the participant learn how to stabilize a person until help arrive

Registration:

Call the Cape Girardeau County Extension Center

Registration
deadline:

7/12/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Mary Wescoat Engram, EngramM@missouri.edu
Mississippi County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 683-6129




10 Best Practices to "Rev Up Your Relationships, Referrals, & Revenues" with E-mail Marketing

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Where:  
St.Joseph Metro Chamber
3003 Frederick Ave, St.Joseph MO map...

Description:

This information-packed seminar will show you how e-mail marketing can help you get results. Discover how communicating with your customers regularly can help you stay connected, and generate increased referrals, repeat sales, and unwavering customer service. There will be a live demo on how to create your first e-mail marketing campaign with Constant Contact. Great for beginners that want to know how to start creating e-mail marketing campaign for their business or non-profit.

Session topic:

Discover how communicating with your customers regularly can help you stay connected, and generate increased referrals, repeat sales, and unwavering customer loyalty. This seminar will help you create your first e-mail campaign.

Registration:

RSVP-- 20 or more participants required to hold the class more...

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Funding Resources for Manufacturers - Webinar

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
On-line Webinar. Passcode emailed one day prior.

Session topic:

Program Summary for Federal Grant Program providing funding and managerial analysis to improve competitive abilities.

Registration:

Email: Jeannine Goodrich, goodrichj@taacenter.org

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2013

Cost:

$0.00




Introduction to QuickBooks Pro

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ozarks Small Business Incubator OzSBI
408 Washington Ave., West Plains MO map...

Description:

This one-day workshop offers six hours of an INTRODUCTORY, computer, hands-on learning opportunity for small business. Boost the accuracy of your small business accounting. In this session you will learn how to set up a company file, set up customers, employees and vendors, track accounts payable and receivable, reconcile accounts, and create reports.

Session topic:

In this session you will learn how to set up a company file, set up customers, employees and vendors, track accounts payable and receivable, reconcile accounts, and create reports.

Registration:

Contact OzSBI
Heather Fisher at (417) 256-9724
coordinator@ozsbi.com

Registration
deadline:

8/26/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00
OzSBI members $99

Facilitator:

Chrystal Irons, ironsc@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Walk With Ease-Twin Oaks Harbour (Session 3 of 18)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Twin Oaks Harbour Rec Room
Lowry City MO

Session topic:

Contract with Self
FITT Poster
Developing Your Walking Plan
Walk at Your 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




MU Extension/KOLR10 Television Interview "From the Ground Up" (Session 146 of 207)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
KOLR10 Studio

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:

Gardening Questions

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Tai Chi for Arthritis-Kingswood (Session 3 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 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.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Inspiring Success All-Arts Council (Session 2 of 13)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
Lexington, MO
Lexington MO

Description:

To enrich the quality of life and advance economic growth in Lexington and surrounding communities through appreciation, promotion and development of the arts.

Session topic:

A series of meetings working with local community members with the goal of forming a community arts council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Hickory County Master Gardener Training (Session 6 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 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:

Plant Diagnostics

Registration
deadline:

8/6/2013

Cost:

$135.00
$225 for couples

Facilitator:

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




Strength and Balance Exercises for the Elderly (Session 3 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Chillicothe (Session 4 of 20)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 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...

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




Lincoln County Master Gardener Level 1 Training Program (Session 2 of 14)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Lincoln County Extension Center
880 West College, Troy MO map...

Description:

The Lincoln County Master Gardener Level 1 Training Program will be conducted August 22 through December 12, 2013 with 13 class sessions. Master Gardener candidates receive 30 or more hours of horticulture training on a wide variety of topics taught by University of Missouri Extension Specialists and other qualified Master Gardeners.

Session topic:

Plants and their environment

Cost:

$185.00

Facilitator:

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




2013 Focus on Kids-Blue Springs (Session 5 of 7)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center in Blue Springs
1106 W. Main Street, Blue Springs MO map...

Description:

An educational program for divorcing parents.
The purpose of this workshop is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after their divorce.

Registration:

University of Missouri Extension at 816-252-5051

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00




Giving Your Best: Making Secure Attachments--Child Care Provider Training

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Central Bank Lake of the Ozarks Meeting Room
611 E North St, Eldon MO map...

Description:

If you make a list of qualities of successful adults it will likely include: confidence, independence, strong social skills, resilience, cooperation, etc. The foundation for these traits is built on the relationships that infants and toddlers form with the adults in their world. Learn what you can provide for children today to help prepare them to be successful adults tomorrow.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Miller County Extension Office at 573-369-2394.

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Credit Score: The Most Important Number in Your Financial Life, NW Technical School, Maryville, August 29-September 19, 2013 (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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



Lake Area Master Gardener Core Course (Session 1 of 11)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
Old Courthouse Annex, Tuscumbia.
134 2nd Street, Tuscumbia MO map...

Description:

After attendance at this course and completing 30 hours of volunteer service, participants may earn the status of Master Gardener.

Session topic:

Orientation:Course Overview, Policy and Procedures, Resources, Housekeeping, and Lake Area Organization and Projects.

Registration:

To register for this course please telephone, email Margie Howser or Ed Brown or stop by the Miller county Extension office in Tuscumbia. Telephone:573-369-2394
email:howserms@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

8/29/2013

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$250.00
$250 per individual or $400 per couple with $100 refunded upon completion of the volunteer hours.

Facilitator:

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




Extension Council Meeting & Barbeque - Webster County

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall St, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

Extension Council Meeting and Barbeque - August

Session topic:

Extension Council Meeting and Potluck Barbeque, including regcognition of the Century Farm families and the 2013 Webster County Farm Family.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
Webster County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 859-2044




Emerging Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity Programs (Session 33 of 52)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Healthy U 2013 - student meetings

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Megan D. Webb, webbmd@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




2014-15 Interstate Exchange Planning (Session 1 of 7)

When:  Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Scenic Regional Library
Union MO

Description:

Franklin County 4-H entered a partnership with Grafton County, New Hampshire for a tw0-year 4-H Interstate Exchange. Franklin County teens and adult advisors will travel to New Hampshire in the summer of 2014 to stay with Grafton County 4-H families, and in the summer of 2015, Grafton County teens and adults will come to Franklin County.

Session topic:

First Planning Meeting

Registration:

Must register and pay $50 deposit by February 15, 2014.

Registration
deadline:

2/15/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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