MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- March 12 to 15, 2015
Maize Genetics Conference 2015
- March 23 to 27, 2015
Community Development Academy-Courses 1 and 2 Spring 2015
- April 6 to 7, 2015
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2015
- April 9, 2015
1st Annual Missouri Bridge Conference
- April 20 to 22, 2015
2015 Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity
- April 21 to 22, 2015
Changing the Future of Childhood Obesity: Aligning and Amplifying Statewide Efforts
- May 12 to 14, 2015
66th Annual Traffic and Safety Conference
- May 27 to 29, 2015
2015 IPG Symposium
- June 1 to 5, 2015
2015 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 3 to 7, 2015
FRTI Summer Fire School 2015
- June 4 to 5, 2015
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
Missouri 4-H events
Development Program calendar
Telecenter Network calendar
Nursing Outreach Conferences
CAFNR events calendar
University of Missouri calendar
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 2 of 6)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Union Hill Church of Christ, Nixa, MO
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 two: Making an action plan; Problem solving; Dealing with difficult emotions; physical activity and exercise; preventing falls
Garden N Grow- Houston (Session 1 of 19)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Classes will be held at the Texas County Extension Center and Outdoor learning center.
1418 S Sam Houston Blvd, Houston MO map...
In this session students will aquire awarness of the inequality of world food distribution and develop a plan to help alleviate hunger in our community. The students will also learn various record keeping methods for gardening.
Kids in Motion Staff Training
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Douglass Community Center
Annual training of Kids in Motion (KIM) summer supervisors.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 7 of 10)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Forsyth Presbytarian Church
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) is a 10 week strength training program for older adults
Seven of 10 sessions
Call the Taney County University Extension Office 417-546-4431
$25.00 for 10 sessions
Cooking Matters (Session 1 of 6)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 10 a.m. to noon
OACAC Dade County Neighborhood Center
150 S. Main St, Greenfield MO map...
Cooking Matters is a culinary-based nutrition education program that aims at reducing food insecurity and empowering individuals and families with skills to cook at home.
Two hours include: engaging Nutrition & food safety discussions and food preparation. Participants make two recipes and enjoy eating together and discussing skills learned in class. Participants also take home groceries to make one of the recipe at home
Registrations will be coordinated by Ashley Devore
Bi-lingual Tai Chi for Arthritis (Session 8 of 11)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Kansas City MO
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.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 4 of 11)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Waynesville/St. Robert Senior Center
1401 Ousley Rd, Waynesville MO map...
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eleven week program for middle-aged and older adults. The program's goal is to improve health and quality of life. We will be incorporating: warm-up exercises, simple strengthening exercises (with or without weights), and cool down stretches. Strength training can benefit you in many ways: Arthritis relief, improve balance, enhance flexibility, strengthen bones, weight control, lifts depression, stress reduction, reduce risks for heart disease, maintain healthy blood sugar levels, etc.
To register for this class please contact the Pulaski County MU Extension Office by:
Emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org (Sarah Traub, the instructor)
Or stop by the office located in the Pulaski County Courthouse at 301 Historic 66 E, Suite 127, Waynesville, MO 65583
Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 1 of 6)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Barton County Memorial Hospital’s Board Room
Barton County Memorial Hospital, 29 NW 1st Lane, Lamar MO map...
Introduction to class, workshop overview and Responsibilities, definitions and introduction to action plans
To register, please call Carla Reed, RN, at 417-681-5256
The class is free. Participants will receive a book, Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions
4-H Council Meeting (Session 10 of 21)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Little's Family Restaurant
115 E. Main, Shelbyville MO map...
The Shelby County 4-H Council will meet at Little's Family Restaurant.
Greene County Extension Council Meeting (Session 4 of 25)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
inside Nathanael Greene Park
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield MO map...
The Greene County Extension Council is comprised of 16 publicly elected council members and 4 appointed members who work with MU Extension specialists to provide the county educational program, manage finances of local MU Extension operations, provide personnel to carry out MU Extension activities locally and organize the annual public election of MU Extension council members. more...
Specific items for this month’s meeting are posted on the Greene County Extension Center website under council business. Meetings are held to approve bills, plan programs and vote on policy related to the local county extension office.
None. Meetings are open to the public and conducted in accordance with the Missouri Sunshine Law. Council agendas are posted online prior to each meeting.
Operation JumpStart (Session 5 of 12)
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast MO State University
Also the class will be available via live ITV at the Southeast Regional Campus in Sikeston, MO
920 Broadway, Cape Girardeau MO map...
Operation JumpStart is a hands-on 36 hour training program designed to help aspiring and existing entrepreneurs determine the feasibility of their business ideas while building essential business planning and preparation skills.
A hands-on, 36-hour training program designed to help aspiring and existing entrepreneurs determine the feasibility of their business ideas while building essential business planning and preparation skills.
Register online more...
Glenna Ervin, email@example.com
Southeast Missouri State University SBTDC
Master Gardener- May monthly meeting
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
930 McClung, Jefferson City MO map...
What to bring: a side dish and a serving utensil for your dish, if it needs one.
What will be provided: Meat (Hamburgers, hot dogs, brats?), buns, condiments, drinks, and table service.
Let's celebrate another successful Plant Sale and Scholarships!
RSVP by May 24, please, to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Franklin County 4-H Council Meeting
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Scenic Regional Library
308 Hawthorne Drive, Union MO map...
4-H Council Meeting
4-H Council Meeting
None - Meeting is open to all.