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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

FastTrac® TechVenture™ (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

You’re on the cusp of developing a cutting-edge technology or science-based business while Kansas City’s entrepreneurial community is buzzing and moving faster than ever before. You want to be part of it, but you need help with the details including funding and intellectual property protection.                                 So where do you start?
Designed specifically by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, the Kauffman Foundation’s FastTrac® TechVenture™ program is an intensive eight-session course 
designed to give technology and science based entrepreneurs a proven framework and network of connections to help grow a great idea into the next viable 
innovation.
Experienced business coaches and successful entrepreneurs work together to facilitate critical teachings, guide lively small group sessions, and share practical experiences to enhance your business.  Participants learn with and from their peers, creating a powerful network that continues well after the program is complete.
Topics include:
~Business Model/Customer Development/Value Propositions 
~Researching Business Concept/Lean Canvas Product Development
~Entering the Market/Distribution Channels  
~Intellectual Property and Financial Projections  
~Building Management Teams and Advisory Boards   
~How to Pitch to Investors/Funding Sources  
~Identifying Funding and Working with Investors/Term Sheets and Due Diligence  

Cost:

$795.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




FastTrac® TechVenture™ (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

You’re on the cusp of developing a cutting-edge technology or science-based business while Kansas City’s entrepreneurial community is buzzing and moving faster than ever before. You want to be part of it, but you need help with the details including funding and intellectual property protection.                                 So where do you start?
Designed specifically by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, the Kauffman Foundation’s FastTrac® TechVenture™ program is an intensive eight-session course 
designed to give technology and science based entrepreneurs a proven framework and network of connections to help grow a great idea into the next viable 
innovation.
Experienced business coaches and successful entrepreneurs work together to facilitate critical teachings, guide lively small group sessions, and share practical experiences to enhance your business.  Participants learn with and from their peers, creating a powerful network that continues well after the program is complete.
Topics include:
~Business Model/Customer Development/Value Propositions 
~Researching Business Concept/Lean Canvas Product Development
~Entering the Market/Distribution Channels  
~Intellectual Property and Financial Projections  
~Building Management Teams and Advisory Boards   
~How to Pitch to Investors/Funding Sources  
~Identifying Funding and Working with Investors/Term Sheets and Due Diligence  

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




Missouri Master Naturalist (Session 5 of 17)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Mo Dept of Conservation
783 Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

Help protect the natural resources of Camden, Miller, Morgan and surrounding counties by becoming a Missouri Master Naturalist. The Missouri Master Naturalist program is a community-based, adult natural resource education and volunteer program designed to engage Missourians in the stewardship of our state's natural resources. Registration has begun for the Lake of the Ozarks Master Naturalist certification training course. An orientation session will be held January 17 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Mo. Dept of Conservation Office, Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton, MO. Closing date for the spring training registration is January 31st and class size is limited. Training sessions will be held at the Mo. Dept of Conservation office, Thunder Mountain Road, Camdenton, MO. from 6-9 pm on Wednesdays beginning February 28th and ending May 23th. Three Saturday field trips are included. The 50-hour course will teach you about Missouri's natural resource ecology and management. After graduation, participants are asked to provide 40 hours of volunteer service on land management, citizen science, education, and other conservation related projects in the local community and participate in eight hours of advanced training opportunities. For more information on the class, contact Patricia Barrett at 573-369-2394 or email at barrettpr@missouri.edu more...

Session topic:

Caves and cave ecology Invasive species

Registration:

Return your registration packet, along with payment to: University of Missouri Extension – Camden County 44 Roofener Street, P.O. Box 1405 Camdenton, MO 65020  more...

Registration
deadline:

1/31/2018

Class size:

24

Event full:

No

Cost:

$100.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




Eat Smart, Live Strong at Grants View Library (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Description:

Eat Smart, Live Strong is an intervention designed to improve fruit and vegetable consumption and physical activity among 60-74 year olds. The Eat Smart, Live Strong program promotes two key behaviors: •consume 3 1/2 cups of fruit and vegetable per day •participate in at least 30 minutes of physical activity most days of the week

Registration:

Contact Pamela Guest lemay@mid-eastaaa.org 314-631-8698

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2 (Session 16 of 18)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Session topic:

Inclement Weather Make-Up Date

Registration:

To register, contact the Cooper County Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Advanced QuickBooks (Desktop)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
Columbia Area Career Center is located south of town next to Rock Bridge High School. Please use the South 3 entrance of the parking lot and follow the signs to the class.
4203 S Providence Road, RM 135, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Learning how to use QuickBooks to its full potential goes beyond learning the program's basic features. Even experienced QuickBooks users struggle when applying certain business situations to QuickBooks. In this course, we'll go beyond the basics as you master QuickBooks' more advanced features and applications. This course is designed for those who already have a good grasp on the basics of this program or have successfully completed the Introduction to QuickBooks course. Whether you're a small business owner, or bookkeeper or accountant needing a QuickBooks refresher, this course will make you more confident and secure in accounting for your business.

Registration:

Register online or by calling Jessica Yates at (573) 884-8087.

 more...

Registration
deadline:

3/16/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$129.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Canceled: Diabetes Self-Management Program - Clarity Healthcare February 2018 (Session 7 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Clarity Healthcare 141 Communications Drive Hannibal, MO 63401
141 Communication Drive, Hannibal MO map...



Diabetes Self-Management (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

The 6-week class will help participants learn ways to self-manage their diabetes and take back control over their health. Participants will enjoy a safe, social environment where they can connect with others going through similar life situations. If you take care of a loved one with diabetes, this free class will be beneficial to you too.

Registration:

Call Lindsey Stevenson @ 417-682-3579 or e-mail stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

2/13/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters at the Store Virtual Tour

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Cole County East Head Start
605 Cherry Street, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

In this fun and interactive, 1 1/2-hour simulated grocery store tour, participants will learn skills for buying healthy foods on a budget. Topics will include: label reading; using the unit price to find the best deal; and choosing the healthiest options available. Each participant will receive: • Free tote bag for shopping • Free book with shopping tips and delicious, healthy recipes • Free app with hundreds of healthy recipes • $10 grocery store gift card Cooking Matters® at the Store is part of the No Kid Hungry campaign, working to connecting kids at risk of hunger in America with the healthy food they need every day. To learn more, visit CookingMatters.org.

Registration:

This class is for parents of children enrolled in Cole County East Head Start.

Cost:

$0.00
Funded in part by USDA SNAP and Operation Food Search.

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cole County
phone: 573-634-2824




Taking Care of You (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Located in the old William Kennedy School across from the Poplar Bluff public pool on the 3rd floor.
614 Lindsay Avenue Ste 3, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

Description: Taking Care of You  is a multi-session program offering practical strategies and experiences to help you deal with the stress in your life. Managing life’s challenges in a healthy way allows you to take better care of yourself and your overall health.  Each week you will explore topics through small group discussion, self-reflection and activities. You will consider ways to:   Take better care of all aspects of your health — body, mind and spirit    Become more aware of the mind-body connection and how to use this awareness for better health    Respond versus react to the stress in your life    Discover opportunities in life’s challenges    Develop habits that can lead to a healthier you    Find ways to bring more joy into your life    Simplify your life    Live more in the moment 

Session topic:

Second half of Coping with Stressful Situations You Can't Control and Moving Forward

Registration:

Registration form (PDF) can be downloaded and printed.  The form and the $20 registration fee covers the 8 week workshop must be returned by January 22, 2018 to 614 Lindsay Ave, Poplar Bluff, MO or call 573-686-8064.  There is a maximum of 15 seats. more...

Registration
deadline:

1/22/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

John Fuller, fullerjc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Diabetes Education including Diabetes Self-Management- MCPL- South East Library Branch (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
Covenant Presbyterian Church
5931 Swope Pkwy, Kansas City, MO , Kansas City MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
phone: 816-252-5051




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 1 (Session 2 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

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:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact Kelsey Weitzel at 5738822799 or weitzelkj@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

3/28/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Kelsey Weitzel, weitzelkj@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 573-882-2799




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 16 of 16)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kelsey Weitzel, weitzelkj@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 573-882-2799




Tackling The Tough Skills for Youth (Session 5 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Bull Breeding Soundness Exam Clinic - El Dorado Springs

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 8 a.m. to Thursday, March 22, 2018, 5 p.m.

Where:  
El Dorado Springs Veterinary Clinic
4975 S Highway 32, El Dorado Springs MO map...

Description:

Working with Dr. Collins and Zoetis to educated cattle producers on breeding soundness exams as well as other aspects of bull management including foot scoring, Genetic testing, and Body condition scoring

Registration:

Contact El Dorado Springs Veterinary Clinic to make an Appointment for breeding soundness exams on the bulls at 417 - 876 - 5805

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patrick Davis, DavisMP@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cedar County
phone: 417-276-3313




School Wellness- Grain Valley School District (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 11 a.m. to noon

Description:

Series of meetings, discussions and actions focused on healthier lunch rooms, "farm to institution" and other related school wellness initiatives.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
phone: 816-252-5051




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 16 of 18)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week, evidence based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active. The exercises are easy to learn, safe, and effective. You will gradually increase your strength, endurance, and improve your balance.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Cooper County MU Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Shannon County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisor meeting (Session 3 of 5)

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Shannon County SWCD office
Eminence MO

Description:

Regular Monthly Board Meeting.

Session topic:

Regular monthly board of supervisor meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Carter County
phone: 573-226-3268




Focus On Kids

When:  Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8:30 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.

Registration
deadline:

3/20/2018

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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