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Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014

Healthy Food Demo at Catholic Charities Farmers's Market (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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

Description:

Farmers' Market Nutrition Volunteers will provide cooking demonstration and food tastings at metro farmers' markets.

Session topic:

Farmers' Market Nutrition Volunteers will provide cooking demonstration and food tastings at metro farmers' markets.

Cost:

$0.00




Accounting Basics for Small Businesses (Session 7 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development
405 N Jefferson Ave, Springfield MO map...

Description:

This program will provide participants with a solid foundation for developing their small business accounting methods, while serving as a platform for understanding and applying concepts presented in other SBTDC seminars related to business finances, such as QuickBooks® and Understanding Financial Statements. This class is focused on the small business owner or prospective owner  more...

Session topic:

This program will provide participants with a solid foundation for developing their small business accounting methods, while serving as a platform for understanding and applying concepts presented in other SBTDC seminars related to business finances.

Registration:

To register, visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call at 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$109.00

Facilitator:

Tara Horton, tarahorton@missouristate.edu
Missouri State University SBTDC
phone: 471/836-5685




FastTrac NewVenture (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost, room 114, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The deadline for registration has passed. Please apply for our next session starting on September 30. In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City and brought to you by the UMKC SBTDC and University of Missouri Extension, 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.

Class size:

25

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$649.00

Facilitator:

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




Team Nutrition for Child Care (Session 3 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Where:  
Where Families Grow Day Care Center located behind Dillon's grocery store on Battlefield and Kansas Expressway
Springfield MO

Description:

The director and Staff of "Where Families Grow" day care center will participate in a program supported by University Extension and funded by the State Health Department called MOve Smart. The program is to help day care center staff incorporate more physical activity into children's lives and to work to reduce the childhood obesity problem.

Session topic:

Staff will continue to incorporate physical activity into their plans. Site observation and suggestions for improvement will take place.

Registration:

In-house training

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters - Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Nutter Ivanhoe Neighborhood Center
3700 Woodland, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters for Teens

Registration
deadline:

6/25/2014

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Better Health Class (CCPS) (Session 21 of 40)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
201 West Wall, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

This weekly class focuses on the basics of nutrition, food safety, and food budgeting.

Registration:

This class is open only to Cass County Recovery Court participants

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Cass County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 380-8460




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy II, North County Health Campus (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 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.

Session topic:

Orientation/Pre 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




MARC Cornerstore Project (Store Meetings and Events) (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
8505 Woodland Ave, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Healthy Food Demonstration at Shayan EZ Shop (an event for the MARC Healthy Cornerstore Project)

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Warren County Farmers Market (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 4 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Jay Henges Shooting Range
1100 Antire Rd, High Ridge 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:

Fundamental Ecological Concepts - Ecological concepts such as succession, limiting factors, carrying capacity, biodiversity, habitat vs. niche, exotic/invasive species, preservation, restoration and management. Discussion of Missouri’s Land Type Areas.

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




Crafts-n-Critters 4-H Club (Session 10 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 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




Focus on Kids - Phelps

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

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Office
200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

Session topic:

The purpose of Focus on Kids is to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children during and after separation and divorce.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Phelps County Extension Office at (573)458-6260.

Registration
deadline:

8/4/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Home Food Preservation Workshop Series - Madison County (Session 3 of 4)

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

Where:  
St. Michael's Catholic Church
400 W Main St, Fredericktown MO map...

Description:

This series will provide researched and up to date methods for preserving food at home.

Session topic:

"Home Canning the Safe Way" - Pressure Canning Vegetables

Registration deadline for this session is July 31, 2014

Registration:

Pre-registration and payment is required in advance. To register, contact the Madison County Extension Office at 573-783-3303

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00
$15.00 for a single sessions or $35.00 for all three sessions.

Facilitator:

Bethany Bachmann, SchindlerB@missouri.edu
Perry County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/547-4504




Food Preservation--Single Sessions (Session 1 of 3)

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

Session topic:

Learn to make and can salsa and tomatoes.

Registration:

Please call the University of Missouri Extension office at (660)827-0591 for more information or to register.

Registration
deadline:

7/31/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
20.00 per session, or $50.00 for all three sessions

Facilitator:

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




Operation JumpStart (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 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:

Yvetta Hamilton, hamiltony@umsystem.edu
Missouri SBTDCs, State Office
phone: 573/884-1555




Rent Smart (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Description:

Rent Smart - Hillcrest Ministries in Independence

Session topic:

Legal Aspects of Renting; Landlord-Tenant Relationships

Registration:

Program is provided for Hillcrest residents. Contact Marsha Alexander for program details.

Registration
deadline:

8/5/2014

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Marsha Alexander, AlexanderM@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: (816) 482-5850




Emerging Nutrition, Health & Physical Activity Programs- Strength in Numbers (Session 7 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Healthy Nevada Innovation Center
212 W. Walnut, Nevada MO map...

Description:

Strength in Numbers is based on the idea that people are more likely to change habits with the support of the people around them. Existing groups become a Strength in Numbers group. Group leaders receive lesson plans and packets for participants each month. They present the lesson plan and screening challenge and lead group members as they set a health goal each month. Group members support each other in achieving their health goal each month.

Session topic:

Chronic Conditions, Prevention and Management.

Registration:

Contact Tammy Roberts at robertstt@missouri.edu or Rachel Morris at rachel.morris@cerner.com

Class size:

500

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Council meeting (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Session topic:

Meeting of the Jasper County University of Missouri Extension Council and annual picnic.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Janet C. LaFon, LafonJ@missouri.edu
Jasper County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 358-2158




Tai Chi for Arthritis-LSWCC (Session 5 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Woods Chapel Church
4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lees Summit MO map...

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis is an easy, effective and safe exercise program based on a form of Tai Chi. The program helps improve flexibility, muscle strength, increase heart/lung activity, aligns posture, improve balance, and integrate the mind and body. The program is supported by the Arthritis Foundation.

Registration:

816-795-8848

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00




Barton County 4-H Council Mtg (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Wolf Center
801 east 12th , Lamar MO map...

Description:

Barton County 4-H Council Mtg held for organizational planning. Club Leaders, volunteers are ask to attend club meetings to recieve updates on county , regional, state and nationsl programs.

Session topic:

Barton County 4-H Council Mtg

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Hickory County Cattlemen's Bus Tour

When:  Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 8 p.m. to Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 8 p.m.

Where:  
Iowa stops include Werner Family Angus, Inc. which features the Werner Feed Efficiency Testing Center; Hoover Angus, 2005 Angus Producer of the Year; Couser Cattle Company, 2010 winner of NCBA’s Environmental Stewardship Award; Summit Farms; diversified beef, pork and crop production company; Sievers Family Farms, monoslope confinement feeding and direct beef marketing. Illinois stops include Werner Angus Farms, spring and fall calving purebred producer; Tyson Fresh Meats plant tour; Lowderman Cattle Company, purebred Hereford operation; Toland’s River Oak Ranch, specializing in low input contract growing beef replacement heifers utilizing rotational grazing on tall fescue pastures.

Description:

Hickory County Cattlemen's Bus Tour - Iowa stops include Werner Family Angus, Inc. which features the Werner Feed Efficiency Testing Center; Hoover Angus, 2005 Angus Producer of the Year; Couser Cattle Company, 2010 winner of NCBA’s Environmental Stewardship Award; Summit Farms; diversified beef, pork and crop production company; Sievers Family Farms, monoslope confinement feeding and direct beef marketing. Illinois stops include Werner Angus Farms, spring and fall calving purebred producer; Tyson Fresh Meats plant tour; Lowderman Cattle Company, purebred Hereford operation; Toland’s River Oak Ranch, specializing in low input contract growing beef replacement heifers utilizing rotational grazing on tall fescue pastures.
 more...

Session topic:

Hickory County Cattlemen's Bus Tour

Registration:

Registration is due by June 20, 2014 more...

Registration
deadline:

6/20/2014

Class size:

45

Event full:

No

Cost:

$335.00

Facilitator:

Gene Schmitz, schmitze@missouri.edu
Benton County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/438-5012