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Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013

KCK Green Market Farmers Market (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
KCK Green Market Farmers Market
6th & Barnett, Kansas City KS map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00




Relatives As Parents--Northland Grandfamilies Program (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Northland Human Services Center
3100 NE 83rd Street, Kansas City 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 North Kansas City School 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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center
501 Ashland, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Wednesday mornings at the Warren County Sr. Center.

Session topic:

Each course meeting will provide instruction and practice of strenght improving exercises that benefit bone strength, muscle strength, joint movement, and improved balance.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the Warren County Extensio Center (456-3444).

Registration
deadline:

6/26/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Cass) (Session 20 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

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

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is 20 classes over 10 weeks strength training program for adults 60 years and older. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The program incorporates warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches. Over the ten weeks participants learn exercises to improve strength and balance. The class meets twice weekly and all equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register contact MU Extension @ 816.30.8460

Cost:

$35.00
2nd person from same household is $15

Facilitator:

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




Walking/Driving Tour Committee Meetings (Session 1 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Meetings with the Walking/Driving Tour Committee

Session topic:

Meeting to discuss the initial layout of maps and text for the Walking/Driving Tour map

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Building Strong Families for Youth - the back to school fair

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Exension Center and Twin Rivers High School
Qulin MO

Description:

Back to School Fair for Twin Rivers School

Session topic:

Back to School Fair at Twin Rivers. Resources were given to each child attending the fair. Church and community leaders worked together to purchase supplies for the children. MU had two booths at the event.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Phyllis Flanigan, FlaniganP@missouri.edu
Butler County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/686-8064




Focus On Kids, 45th Circuit, Lincoln County

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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

Description:

Focus on Kids, developed by the University of Missouri, is a court-approved educational program for parents with minor children, who are seeking divorce, legal separation, motion to modify, annulment or paternity. The educational session will increase awareness of the effects marriage dissolution and/or custody has on children.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is for parents to better understand how divorce affects children, and how their actions during and after the divorce can have long-term affects on the children involved.

Registration:

Call 636-970-3000 to register or for more information. VISA, Master Card or Discover accepted. Not open to the public - court ordered, call 636-970-3000 for more information. more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
One week is required prior to the date of the session you have registered to attend.

Facilitator:

Teresa L. Mareschal, Ph.D., MareschalT@missouri.edu
St. Charles County MU Extension Center
phone: (636) 970-3000




Exploring Entrepreneurship

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

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

Description:

This offering will provide you with an overview of the critical first steps associated with starting a business. It is designed specifically for those who are thinking about a new business venture. Participants will learn about the importance of planning, discuss basic legal and regulatory requirements such as legal structures, licensing, and tax form requirements. You’ll also be introduced to marketing and financial basics which will enable you to determine your market and competitive strategy. An aspiring entrepreneur needs to walk through this process and do the work up front before investing hard-earned money and avoid costly mistakes.

You’ll leave this class with tools for personal assessment, startup cost estimation, financial statements and sales projections. You’ll gain the basic knowledge to start a small business and be better able to make informed decisions.

Registration
deadline:

8/2/2013

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

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




Facebook for Business (Session 2 of 2)

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

Where:  
University of Central Missouri
Dockery Building, room 107, Warrensburg MO map...

Session topic:

This hand-on workshop will teach business owners and employees how to market, operate, optimize and monetize their efforts on the largest social media platform. (session 2)

Registration:

Register online at www.ucmo.edu/sbtdc or call 660-543-4402 more...

Registration
deadline:

7/29/2013

Class size:

14

Event full:

No

Cost:

$69.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Dyer, kdyer@ucmo.edu
University of Central Missouri SBTDC
phone: 660/543-8777




Focus on Kids - Bates County (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Bates County Library
Delaware Street, Butler MO map...

Description:

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

Session topic:

Co-parenting class for divorcing and never-married parents. Parents learn why it is important to be civil and business-like for their children's sake.

Registration:

Call the Bates County Extension Center at 6600-679-4167.

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus on Kids--Platte County

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Park Hill District Office Bldg.

(located approximately one mile West of I-29 & Barry Road; adjacent to Park Hill High School)
7703 NW Barry Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

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

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Platte County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office at 816-858-1986 to register for the Focus on Kids class. Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out-of-state, but wish to take the class in Platte County should contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 816-407-3490 for information on how to register.

Registration
deadline:

8/5/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

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




Grandparent Support Group (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Call the Cape Girardeau County Office for information-573-243-3581
684 W. Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

A Grandparent Support Group meets monthly in the Cape Girardeau County Extension Center. Agenda includes sharing of resources, educational program, sharing, refreshments, and babysitting upon request.

Session topic:

Family Picnic for grandparents who are raising their grandchildren. All family members invited to come.

Registration:

Call the Cape Girardeau County Extension Center to let us know you are coming 573-243-3581

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Gosche, GoscheM@missouri.edu
Cape Girardeau County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 243-3581




Building the Ultimate Business Plan (Session 31 of 43)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, 9 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri State University's Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise & Business Development.
405 N Jefferson, Springfield MO map...

Description:

Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, a solid business plan will prevent unexpected problems and help pave the way for a successful business venture. Learn how to utilize the “Ultimate Business Planner” software and companion workbook to aid you in the process of developing a solid business plan. This seminar provides an overview of the step-by-step approach to writing your plan and forecasting your financials. With the help of this course instruction and software, simplify the process of putting together your formal business plan with expert advice, tips and hints based on proven business practices.
• Defining the concept
• Understand how to research the feasibility
• Learn how to assess the industry, market and competition
• Focus on assembling a marketing plan/niche
• How to develop basic financial projections from marketing analysis
• Necessary components of the formal plan
• Learn successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors
 more...

Session topic:

Using examples and worksheets, we will show you how to translate your ideas into a written plan. The seminars are on two consecutive nights lasting a total of 6 hours.

Registration:

Visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call 417-837-2617 more...

Cost:

$139.00
$139.00 and $99.00 for a second person from the same business

Facilitator:

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




Sullivan County 4-H Advisory Board (Session 5 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
MIlan Community Center
Milan MO

Description:

The Sullivan County 4-H Advisory Board is made up of volunteers from each 4-H club in Sullivan County, they meet by-monthly on the first Wednesday.

Session topic:

By-Monthly meeting of the Sullivan County 4-H Advisory Board

Cost:

$0.00