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Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013

4-H Farm Visits

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Ripley County
Doniphan MO

Description:

Farm Visits for all fair livestock participants.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies Program (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
Lewis Elementary School
501 Leavenworth Street, Excelsior Springs MO map...

Description:

The Northland Grandfamilies Program strives to raise awareness of issues facing grandparents and aunts/uncles who are raising grandchildren/nieces/nephews. The program offers twice-monthly support group meetings featuring a wide variety of speakers and topics. The program also provides information and referrals to community agencies, access to counselors, health professionals and legal advice. Updates on current legislation affecting relatives as parents are shared on a regular basis and opportunities to educate and advocate are provided to paticipants. The University of Missouri Extension Council in Clay County partners with Clay County Senior Services and the Platte County Senior Fund to provide this program in Clay and Platte Counties.

Session topic:

The Northland Grandfamilies Program will provide an exhibit at the Excelsior Springs District's "Back to School" fair and share information about the program with those participating.

Registration:

For more information on the Northland Grandfamilies Program, contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490. The program is free and open to any grandparent, aunt or uncle who is raising grandchildren, nieces or nephews under the age of 18.

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Food Safety- ServSafe Training (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Extension Center in Warren County
107 W. Walton, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

ServSafe Training, 8 hours of training and the certification exam.

Session topic:

The last 5 chapters of the servsafe manual will be covered

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt, MU Extension. merrittc@missouri.edu or 636-456-3444

Registration
deadline:

8/5/2013

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$125.00

Facilitator:

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




Walk With Ease-Arthritis program-Osceola (Session 14 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church
Osceola MO

Session topic:

Walk at own pace

Registration:

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

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




FastTrac® NewVenture™ (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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

Description:

Class dates/times in this series:

Day 1: July 30 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 2: August 6 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 3: August 13 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 4: August 20 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Day 5: August 27 (9:00 am - 2:00 pm)
(must attend all sessions to complete training )

In FastTrac® NewVenture TM, a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City, 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.

Registration:

For more information and to receive an application, please email fasttrac@umkc.edu or call 816-235-6063. All application and payment materials must be completed no later than noon on Friday, July 26. View our Registration and Cancellation Policies here: http://info.umkc.edu/sbtdc/registration-policy/.

Class size:

35

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$595.00
Missouri dislocated workers may qualify for a full scholarship. Tuition is covered through a grant through Missouri Workforce Development. Any others who would like to attend may do so in paying the full tuition. You will receive more information once you apply.

Facilitator:

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




Success with No Till Forage Establishment (Houston, MO)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Houston MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Ted Probert, ProbertT@missouri.edu
Wright County MU Extension Center
phone: (417) 741-6134




Making Better Business Decisions Using Your Financial Statements

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall Room 104, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

This workshop is designed for business owners, managers and those who want to learn how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. They will learn how to capture information from the Income Statement and Balance Sheet, calculate several useful Ratios and learn to make business decisions from this information. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Ken Surbrugg, surbrugg-k@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417/625-9557




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

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 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




Focus on Kids - Phelps

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 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.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$30.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids - Johnson County (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Johnson County Extension Center
135 West Market Street, Warrensburg MO map...

Description:

State-mandated co-parenting class for divorcing and never married parents.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is a co-parenting class for parents who are divorcing or never married and have a court case.

Registration:

Pre-register one week in advance by calling the Johnson County Extension Center at 660-747-3193.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Wallace, WallaceL@missouri.edu
Henry County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 885-5556




Missouri Master Naturalist Volunteer Training (Session 2 of 14)

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

Where:  
Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
4750 Troost Ave., Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Missouri Conservation History

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00




Master Gardener Club Meeting (Session 8 of 12)

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

Where:  
First Baptist Church
Rolla MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Laura Faherty, FahertyL@missouri.edu
Phelps County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/458-6260




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

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 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




Salt River Master Gardeners monthly meeting (Session 7 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Palmyra Sesquicentennial Building
Flower City Park
Palmyra MO

Description:

The Salt River Master Gardeners are a group of Missouri Master Gardeners from Marion, Ralls, Monroe, Pike, and Lewis counties. The group meets the first Tuesday of the month, and has an educational presentation at each meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Fabius 4-H Club (Session 34 of 35)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The Fabius 4-H Club generally meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at the Fabius Community House.

Registration:

Contact the Marion County University Extension Center at 573/769-2177 for additional information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Coffee Creek 4-H Club (Session 21 of 22)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Philadelphia Community Center, Philadelphia, MO
Philadelphia MO

Description:

The Coffee Creek 4-H Club usually meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at the Philadelphia Community Center. Time: 6:30pm to 8pm

Registration:

Contact the Marion County University Extension Center at 573-769-2177 for additional information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Barton County 4-H council Mtg (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Wolf Center
Lamar MO

Description:

Barton County 4-H council meet to discuss updates and implemeantion of 4-H programming

Session topic:

Barton County 4-H Council Mtg

Registration
deadline:

9/4/2012

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Atchison County Extension Council (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Atchison County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
Atchison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 744-6231




Clay County 4-H Council meeting (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
Clay County Annex
1901 NE 48th St.,, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Quarterly meetings of Clay County 4-H Council




Session topic:

Quarterly Clay County 4-H Council

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nancy Elkins-Mense, MenseN@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Catholic Charities Farmers Market (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

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

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nancy Elkins-Mense, MenseN@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490