The Strong Couples Program

January 1, 2024 - February 29, 2024Virtual

Having a strong relationship with your romantic partner can be hard. And when you need help, finding trustworthy support can be difficult. The Strong Couples Program can help. Whether you want to build greater intimacy and connection, communicate more effectively with your partner, or protect…

Pitching to Investors

February 29, 2024In-personKansas CityMO

Learn about what investors need to know and want to see before making an investment in a start-up. Get the details in real-life examples and easy to follow steps!

Presented by an expert in the field of small business investing and an…

Keeping Your Forest in the Family

February 29, 2024Hybrid

Do you own a forest or woodland? Have strong feelings about leaving your land in good condition for your heirs? Have you shared your passion and vision with them?

This evening event will help you and your heirs in planning a successful…

Missouri Master Naturalist - Mississippi Hills Chapter Core Training 2024

March 5, 2024 - June 29, 2024In-personPerryMO

Educational program Improving understanding of natural resource ecology and management, and enhances existing natural resource education. Provides framework for conducting volunteer educational programs towards management of natural resources.  

Maintaining Healthy Trees and Woods

March 6, 2024 - March 27, 2024Virtual

Whether you have a tree in your yard, or an acre or two of woods to several hundred acres, this program will provide you with tips and information on how to keep your trees healthy and control unwanted plants and bugs. If you are a woodland owner and complete the entire series, you may qualify…

Selling Local Foods Workshop - Hannibal

March 15, 2024In-personHannibalMO

Join us for this learning and networking opportunity.

Selling locally grown and produced foods can be a great way for entrepreneurs to start or grow a small business, as consumers have growing interest in purchasing local foods and…

New Venture Nuggets

March 19, 2024Virtual

Who: Entrepreneurs ready to start or ready to learn what you might have missed

How: These virtual sessions are available through Zoom. There is no fee, but pre-registration is required. You can attend any single sessions. 

Mental Health First Aid for Youth - Online

March 21, 2024Virtual

Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches adults how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders in youth. This virtual 5.5-hour training gives adults who work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to children and…

Bridging the Gap in Modern Workspaces

March 21, 2024Virtual

The hybrid work model calls for a new approach to relationship-building. This session explores how to build authentic connections in a mix of physical and virtual spaces. Learn to navigate virtual team dynamics, optimize digital communication tools, and cultivate an environment where every team…

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 - Online (Mar 25.- May 20)

March 25, 2024 - May 20, 2024Virtual

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured, and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis, and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants…

USDA, FSA & NRCS Resources for Sheep & Goat Producers "Ask the Experts"

March 26, 2024Virtual

This webinar session will provide information on the agricultural state programs and initiatives available to producers.  Experts from Farm Service Agency (FSA) and Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) agencies under the United States Department of Agriculture will discuss their…

Embracing Constructive Disagreement

April 2, 2024Virtual

In this dynamic session, participants will discover the power of constructive disagreement as a catalyst for innovation and progress. Explore techniques for fostering a culture where diverse viewpoints are welcomed, conflicts are addressed head-on, and outcomes lead to stronger team cohesion and…

Intro to DCAA and Audit Process Overview / Breaking Into GovCon from a DCAA Perspective

April 3, 2024Virtual

The National APEX Accelerator Alliance (NAPEX) and your local APEX Accelerator Program is excited to announce the upcoming DCAA Introductory Series.  The Introductory Series includes Intro to DCAA and Audit Process Overview and Breaking Into GovCon from a DCAA Perspective.

Building Strong Families Statewide - Online

April 4, 2024 - May 9, 2024Virtual

This program helps families identify and build on their strengths, face challenges, and make informed choices. Learn to identify and build family strengths to make your family even stronger. You can learn new skills to help you improve your communication, increase your child's self-esteem,…

2024 MAPP Conference & Vendor Networking

April 10, 2024 - April 12, 2024In-personLake OzarkMO

Registration is NOW open for the 2024 MAPP Conference!

You are invited to the 2024 Missouri Association of Public Purchasing (MAPP) Vendor Networking Event!

MAPP is hosting a vendor…

Supervisory Certificate Series

April 11, 2024 - April 17, 2024In-personColumbiaMO

Step into the realm of transformative supervision with our Supervisory Certificate Series—an immersive program meticulously crafted for current and aspiring supervisors seeking to unlock their full potential. This dynamic journey spans 16 enriching hours of content with invigorating live, in-…

NSF SBIR Interactive Workshop

April 16, 2024 - April 17, 2024Virtual

This day and a half workshop is designed to assist technology start-ups and existing businesses in learning how to apply for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grants and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) to fund their R&D. This hands-on…

Showcasing Your Professional Superpowers: A Workshop for Administrative Professionals

April 23, 2024Virtual

Celebrate Administrative Professionals Day by unveiling your professional superpowers. Delve into sessions tailored to your unique role, including effective communication, resilience-building, and personal brand enhancement. Harness your triumphs and elevate your skills for a successful future…

Incurred Cost Submissions / Contract Briefs

May 1, 2024Virtual

The National APEX Accelerator Alliance (NAPEX) and the Missouri APEX Accelerator are excited to announce the upcoming DCAA Cost Reimbursable Requirements Series.  Part 1 of the Cost Reimbursable Requirements Series includes Incurred Cost Submissions and Contract Briefs. 

Nurturing Accountability in Virtual Workspaces

May 7, 2024Virtual

Elevate employee engagement and productivity through modern accountability strategies. Learn to set clear expectations, provide continuous feedback, and empower employees to take ownership of their performance. Explore technology-driven tools and virtual communication techniques that align with…

Civil Conversations

May 21, 2024Virtual

In today’s polarized and divisive discourse, many wonder if civil conversations are even possible.  Strong opinions and an unwillingness to listen or consider a differing point of view can make civility difficult to achieve.  However, by examining your own motivation when communicating with…

Beginners Grass-fed Beef Production and Marketing School

May 31, 2024In-personCook StationMO

Please join us for the Beginners Grass-fed Beef Production and Marketing School. Representatives from MU extension, the Missouri Forage and Grassland Council, and producers will present on topics throughout the workshop. Participants will gain a better understanding of marketing, including…

Show Me Neighborhood Art Week

June 1, 2024 - June 15, 2024Hybrid

Show Me Neighborhood Art Week is open to any resident of Missouri. This outreach effort by University of Missouri Extension and Creating Whole Communities seeks to empower public art made by residents as a contribution to the area’s sense of place where they live. 

Accounting System Requirements / Real-Time Labor Evaluations

June 5, 2024Virtual

The National APEX Accelerator Alliance (NAPEX) and the Missouri APEX Accelerator Program is excited to announce the upcoming DCAA Cost Reimbursable Requirements Series.  Part 2 of the Cost Reimbursable Requirements Series includes Audits Under the SBIR/STTR Programs from a DCAA Perspective and…

Cultivating High Performance

June 19, 2024Virtual

This session helps professionals with both the formal and informal processes of performance management.  Find out what it takes to conduct successful, objective, and meaningful performance appraisals.  Learn what you can do to facilitate improved performance of employees and shape their behavior…