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Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018

County Council Annual Meeting February 2018

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 5:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
TBA

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Marcia Evans, evansmarc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Harrison County
phone: 660-425-6434




Canceled: Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
135 W. Market, Warrensburg MO map...



Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 5 of 18)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
1515 S Munn Avenue, Maryville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an exercise program designed to help keep older adults active. Over this 8 week program, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. During each session, a prescribed set of 8 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

Registration:

Call 660-582-8311 to register

Registration
deadline:

1/18/2018

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Wood, woodsarah@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Buchanan County
phone: 816-279-1691




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced -- Union at Zion UCC (Session 6 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Where:  
115 S Washington Avenue, Union MO map...

Description:

This program is designed for adults who have already completed Stay Strong Stay Healthy and want to continue their strength training or adults who have been strength training regularly for at least 6 months.  Like basic Stay Strong Stay Healthy, the advanced class is a 8 week program for middle-aged and older adults.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Office, 116 West Main, Union, MO, 63084 at 636-583-5141 to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




Start Up - Other (Session 8 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
29868 MO-5, Tipton MO map...

Description:

When you enroll in LaunchU, you receive the following:

  • Instruction from a certified facilitator
  • Feedback in small group activities
  • Insight from local experts
  • LaunchU startup handbook
  • Access to a LivePlan cloud-based business planning software
  • Access to market research data from SFCC's SBTDC
  • Support from a network of coaches and peers

At the end of the twelve sessions, you will have ...

  • Completed an SBA-approved business feasibility plan
  • Perfected your business pitch
  • Determined if business concept is workable
  • Saved time and money
  • Completed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges

Registration:

Contact Kelly Asbury 660-596-7350 to apply!

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC)
phone: 660-596-7350




2018-Randolph County Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
509 W. Reed Street
509 W. Reed Street, Moberly MO map...

Description:

Randolph county private pesticide applicator training will have two sessions. Afternoon session will be from 2.00 to 5.00 pm and evening session will be from 6.00 to 9.00 pm.

Registration:

Please, call to Randolph county extension office at 660-269-9656 to register for this training.

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dhruba Dhakal, dhakald@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Chariton County
phone: 660-288-3239




2018-Randolph County Private Pesticide Applicator Training (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
509 W. Reed Street
509 W. Reed Street, Moberly MO map...

Description:

Randolph county private pesticide applicator training will have two sessions. Afternoon session will be from 2.00 to 5.00 pm and evening session will be from 6.00 to 9.00 pm.

Registration:

Please, call to Randolph county extension office at 660-269-9656 to register for this training.

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dhruba Dhakal, dhakald@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Chariton County
phone: 660-288-3239




Focus on Kids - Phelps (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Center
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.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Phelps County Extension Office at (573)458-6260.

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Boost Your Brain and Memory, Trenton, MO (Session 7 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Description:

The class uses a whole-person approach that helps you form new habits to live a healthier lifestyle, remember things better, be more organized, pay closer attention and regulate your emotions. Each participant will receive a workbook including memory exercises, tips on nutrition and exercise, and summaries of evidence-based research on brain health.

Registration:

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Jessica Trussell, trusselljl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Livingston County
phone: 660-646-0811




Stay Strong Stay Healthy - Independence (Session 8 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Noland Road Baptist Church
4505 S Noland Road, Independence MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength-training program. Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each class, a prescribed set of eight upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

Registration:

Contact Denise Sullivan at the University of Missouri-Jackson County Extension office at 816-482-5850.

Registration
deadline:

1/4/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Denise Sullivan, sullivand@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816-482-5850




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 8 of 18)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
801 E 12th St, Lamar MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a low-impact strength training program designed for older adults to increase strength and improve balance and flexibility. Strength training helps reduce the risk of falls and increases ability to remain independent and perform activities of daily living.

Registration:

To register call Lindsey at the Barton County Extension Center at 417-682-3579

Registration
deadline:

1/3/2018

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$15.00

Facilitator:

Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




FSMA Produce Safety Alliance

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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

Description:

Fruit and vegetable growers and others interested in learning about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule and Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs). The PSA Grower Training Course is one way to satisfy the FSMA Produce Safety Rule requirement outlined in §112.22(c) that requires "At least one supervisor or responsible party for your farm must have successfully completed food safety training at least equivalent to that received under standardized curriculum recognized as adequate by the Food and Drug Administration." Includes PSA Training Manual ($50), Association of Food and Drug Officials (AFDO) Certificate of Completion ($35), light refreshments, lunch ($15) and speakers (~$100). Payment is due at the time of registration, and WILL NOT be accepted at the door. Training will include: * Education and information on the FSMA Produce Safety Rule * FSMA PSA Manual and AFDO Certificate

Registration:

To register call 573-243-3581 by January 26

Registration
deadline:

1/26/2018

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Denkler, denklers@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Chronic Disease Self-Management at UMC Bolivar (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
United Methodist Church
105 E Division, Bolivar MO map...

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 2.5 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. The program was developed by Stanford University and is funded by the Arthritis Foundation.

Registration:

Call the Polk County Extension Office at 417-326-4916

Registration
deadline:

1/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Cooking Matters for Families at First Christian Church in Bolivar (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Description:

Learn how to prepare healthy, delicious meals and stretch your food dollars from trained nutrition professionals!

Registration:

Call the Polk County Extension Office at 417-326-4916

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Class size:

8

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551




Beef Profit Series (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Reynolds County Educational Building across the street from the Reynolds County Courthouse
2319 Green Street, Centerville MO map...

Description:

This three night series is designed to educate and inform beef producers to enhance the profitability of their operations.

Session topic:

Session 2: Farm Lease Agreements and Should you consider Novel Endophyte Fescue?

Registration:

Please contact the Reynolds County Extension Office at: 573-648-1035

Registration
deadline:

1/23/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00
$50.00 per person/farm couple for all 3 nights or $20.00 per person/farm couple for 1 night.

Facilitator:

Rachel Hopkins, hopkinsrm@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Washington County
phone: 573-438-2671




Canceled: Beef Profit Series (Session 2 of 3)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
2319 Green Street, Centerville MO map...



Youth EXCEL - Lamar Career & Tech Center (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 8 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Lamar Career and Tech Center
Lamar MO

Description:

EXCEL: Experience in community Enterprise and Leadership. will be presented to student in Lamar Career and Tech Center enrolled in business enterprise and financial planning classes.

Session topic:

Introduction "You are a Leader"

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Advisory Board Development(Managing and Forming) (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Where:  
911 Washington Avenue, St. Louis MO map...

Description:

This 12-session class shows you how an advisory board is an informal group of local business professionals who can help you run your business better. And because advisory boards are unofficial, you have a great deal of latitude in how set it up. Advisory boards can be structured both to help with the direct operation of your company and to keep you informed on various business, legal and financial trends that may affect you and your business. This class shows you how to: . Form an advisory board . Choose the members . Set an agenda for success . Create accountability . Expand your business . Build capacity this class is hosted by the University of Missouri Extension Small Business Development Center and the Regional Union Construction center. Join today

Registration:

Private workshop

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Diane Oliver, beckld@umsystem.edu
St. Louis North City - SBTDC
phone: 314-405-8400




A Course on Beginning Beekeepers (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where:  
Hermitage Nursing Home Community Room Just after you have crossed the river bridge on the west side.
US Highway 54, Hermitage MO map...

Description:

This is a four session course discussing the "First Lessons In Beekeeping" by Keiths Delaplane. There are 8 chapters in all and we will covering two chapters a night as well as answering any questions about bee keeping as they arise. Our instructors are Beekeepers. This is a program developed by the Pomme De Terre Beekeepers Association as we try to introduce patrons to the wonderful world of bees. First Night Activities Chapter 1: The place of honey bees in the world and Chapter 2: The honey Bees' world Second Night Activities Chapter 3: The bee hive and its accessories and Chapter 4: Getting Started Third Night Activities Chapter 5: Management for honey production and pollination and Chapter 6: Products of the bee hive Forth Night Activities Chapter 7: Off-season management and Chapter 8: Honey bee disorders, parasites, and nest invaders

Session topic:

This is a four session course discussing the "First Lessons In Beekeeping" by Keiths Delaplane. This is a program developed by the Pomme De Terre Beekeepers Association as we try to introduce patrons to the wonderful world of bees. First Night Activities Chapter 1: The place of honey bees in the world and Chapter 2: The honey Bees' world Second Night Activities Chapter 3: The bee hive and its accessories and Chapter 4: Getting Started Third Night Activities Chapter 5: Management for honey production and pollination and Chapter 6: Products of the bee hive Forth Night Activities Chapter 7: Off-season management and Chapter 8: Honey bee disorders, parasites, and nest invaders

Registration:

Registration will be at the door. Cost is $35.00 per couple which covers a one year membership to the Pomme de Terre Beekeepers Association as well as a copy of the text we will be discussing.

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

William Halleran, halleranw@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Hickory County
phone: 417-745-6767




Shelby County Show Me Quality Assurance

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Description:

Each member enrolled in a 4-H food animal project must have a current Show Me Quality Assurance card.  Participants will learn about the importance of water and quality feed, reading labels, animal identification, meat quality and more. 

Registration:

RSVP to the Shelby County Extension Office by February 7th. 

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tracie Moore, mooretra@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Macon County
phone: 660-385-2173




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 2 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center in St. Louis County
132 E Monroe Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 is for individuals who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 or have been strength training regularly for six months or longer. The Level 2 class includes more complex upper and lower body strengthening exercises, core body exercises, and balance movements.

Registration:

Contact the MU Extension Center in St. Louis County at 314-400-2115

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Focus On Kids

When:  Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Franklin County MU Extension Foundation Meeting Room
102 Union Plaza Drive, Union MO map...

Description:

Helps divorced and separated parents learn how to support their children through the divorce process and how to work together in co-parenting their children.  Focus on Kids satisfies the Missouri law that requires parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify the original divorce decree, or who have never been married but have filed a child custody case, to attend an educational parenting program.

Registration:

To register contact Franklin County University of Missouri Extension Office, 636-583-5141, 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084.

Pre-registration and pre-payment required at least 24 hours before class.

$40 per person payable by cash, check or money order made payable to: Franklin County Extension Council.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141