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Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014

Putnam County Fair (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Highway 5 North
615 North 22nd Street , Unionville MO map...

Description:

The Putnam County Fair is held annually starting the first Tuesday after Labor Day. This a chance for the 4-H exhibitors to showcase their 4-H projects that they have worked on all year long.

Session topic:

Putnam County Fair

shows today include: dairy cattle, dairy goats and swine

Cost:

$0.00




Health Insurance Education and What you need to know about the Affordable Care Act

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Taney County OACAC
610 S 6th St Ste 202, Branson MO map...

Description:

Session goal is to provide Missourians with the knowledge and skills they need to make the best health insurance decisions possible for themselves, their families and their businesses. Session will include information on:
• New options for buying health insurance: Health Insurance Marketplace
• Tax credits to help pay for health insurance
• New health insurance company rules to protect you
• Medicare changes
• Access to enrollment assistance
• Other information and assistance sources
• Tips for using health insurance

Registration:

Taney OACAC: (417) 239-1882

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Harrisonville) (Session 18 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

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

Cost:

$40.00
2nd person from household is $20

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




QuickBooks for Small Business

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia Area Career Center, Room 135
Columbia Area Career Center, 4203 S. Providence, Room 135, Columbia MO map...

Description:

This is a basic, computer, hands-on learning opportunity for small business owners, office managers, and anyone with financial responsibilities. Boost the accuracy of your small business accounting. In this session, you will learn how to: set up your company with the Easy Step Interview; create accounts, items, customers, vendors, and classes, enter transactions (bills, checks, invoices, sales receipts, and deposits), and generate financial reports.

Registration
deadline:

8/27/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00

Facilitator:

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




Livestock Risk Management Seminar

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
FCS Financial meeting room. Lower level.
2600 S Limit, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

A number of relatively new tools are available to livestock producers.
Learn more about:
Weather Patterns and Drought Cycles
Livestock Boom-Bust Cycles
Pasture, Range and Forage Insurance (PRF)
Forage Disaster Program (LFP)
Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP)
Livestock Risk Protection (LRP)
Livestock Gross Margin Insurance (LGM) and Dairy Margin Protection (MPP)
Heat Stress and Engineering Risk Management Strategies

MU Extension Instructors:
Dr. Ray Massey, Dr. Joe Zulovich, Ryan Milhollin, Joe Horner, Brent Carpenter more...

Registration:

Free. Lunch is provided.
Register by calling the Pettis County Extension Center, 660-827-0591 or email thomasara@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

9/1/2014

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Brent Carpenter, carpenterb@missouri.edu
Pettis County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/827-0591




Grandparent Support Group (Session 2 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Cape Girardeau County Extension Center
684 W. Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

Grandparent Support Group meets monthly in Jackson, MO. The agenda includes: sharing, refreshments, and educational programming. Babysitting available upon request.

Session topic:

Agenda: educational program on the services of Health Department

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters for individuals with Developmental Disabilities and their care takers. - St. Louis ARC (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
St. Louis Arc
1177 N. Warson Road, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters courses help families with limited resources make healthy meals at home. This course is for individuals with developmental disabilities and their caretakers. Participants will learn cooking skills, practical nutrition information and food budgeting strategies that will last a lifetime. This 6-weeks class is provided in collaboration with St. Louis Arc.

Session topic:

Shopping Smart.

Registration:

To Register: Contact Brianne Smith @ 314-817-2216

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
This program is funded in part by USDA SNAP and Operation Food Search.

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy(Kingsville) (Session 18 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  
7th Day Adventist Church basement
Highway W, Kingsville MO map...

Cost:

$50.00
2nd person from same household is $25

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Cass County Coalition for Drug Prevention & Recovery (Session 9 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, noon to 1:30 p.m.

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

Description:

This coaltion or organizations and providers works to serve individuals and families in Cass County affected by substance use.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
West Central Regional Office, MU Extension
phone: 660/383-1633




Health Insurance Education and What you need to know about the Affordable Care Act

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Branson West City Hall
110 Silver Thread Ln, Branson West MO map...

Description:

Session goal is to provide Missourians with the knowledge and skills they need to make the best health insurance decisions possible for themselves, their families and their businesses. Session will include information on:
• New options for buying health insurance: Health Insurance Marketplace
• Tax credits to help pay for health insurance
• New health insurance company rules to protect you
• Medicare changes
• Access to enrollment assistance
• Other information and assistance sources
• Tips for using health insurance

Registration:

Registration is required to attend. Please contact Lisa or Misti at (417) 272-8508

Class size:

40

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Nellie Lamers, LamersN@missouri.edu
Taney County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/546-4431




Chronic Disease Self-Management -- Springfield (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Cox Surgery Center; 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

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Eating from the Garden (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
South Elementary School
Highway 25 South, Jackson MO map...

Description:

4th graders at South Elementary in Jackson, MO participate in hands-on gardening and nutrition lesson

Session topic:

dug sweet potatoes and picked tomatoes

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Master Gardener Level I Training (Session 4 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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

Session topic:

Home lawn

Registration
deadline:

6/12/2014

Class size:

30

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$175.00




2014 Focus on Kids (Session 6 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 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




Lucky Clover 4-H Club meeting (Session 5 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
LaBelle Christian Church

Session topic:

Lucky Clover 4-H Club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Katherine Hogan, hoganka@missouri.edu
Clark County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/727-3339




Team Nutrition for Child Care (Session 8 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 10 p.m. to noon

Where:  
University Day Care Center
South Street, Springfield, MO MO map...

Description:

University of Missouri Extension partnered with the State Health Department to work with Child Day Care Providers who want to become a MOve Smart Center. The purpose is to encourage centers to incorporate more physical activity into the program that they already have. The project is to help children become more physically active and thus living a longer, healthier life.

Session topic:

site visit, coaching and observing of the day care center staff and activities

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center
105 Ash, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Strength training program designed for Senior Citizens, 10 one hour session.

Session topic:

Session one 10 weekly sessions.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt 636-456-3444

Registration
deadline:

8/27/2014

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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