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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Focus on Kids-Boonville

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

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

Description:

An educational co-parenting class for parents that are divorcing or separating.

Registration:

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

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Start Up - Other (Session 1 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia 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 Grow Your Farm (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
260 Brown Road, St. Peters MO map...

Description:

Grow Your Farm is designed for prospective farmers, beginners with some experience and seasoned farmers who want to make a "new beginning" with alternative farming methods. MU Extension specialists and experienced, innovative farmers teach the sessions. Participants attend a set of practical seminars and field days to learn from MU Extension specialists, farmers and agribusiness operators.This course will help you: Identify and prioritize personal and family values and use them as the foundation for the farm mission statement and goals. Learn how to "walk the farm" to assess the land and its facilities. Learn to evaluate the feasibility of particular farm opportunities. Understand the components of a business plan and create one of your own. Understand financial aspects of a business plan and review popular tools to manage financial records. Consider different types of agricultural marketing and draft a marketing plan. Become familiar with a variety of legal issues that pertain to farming enterprises. Network with other farmers.

Session topic:

Keeping Track of Finances

Registration:

There is a reduced fee of $35 for veterans and those from socially disadvantaged groups. There is a $130 fee for two attendees from the same farm and a $25 fee for each additional person from the same farm. Contact Debi Kelly, 636-797-5391 or kellyd@missouri.edu for more information. Register by Feb. 23 at the MU Extension Center in Jefferson County, 301 Third St, PO Box 497, Hillsboro, MO 63050.

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
There is a reduced fee of $35 for veterans and from socially disadvantaged groups. There is a $130 fee for two attendees from the same farm and a $25 fee for each additional person from the same farm.

Facilitator:

Debi Kelly, KellyD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jefferson County
phone: 636-797-5391




Focus on Kids - DeKalb County (43rd Circuit)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
207 McElwain Drive, Cameron MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is a workshop to help parents learn how to nurture and support their children through the divorce process and to help parents who are living apart develop ways to work together effectively as co-parents. Focus on Kids satisfies Missouri's educational requirement for parents who are divorcing or filing a motion to modify. It is conducted in cooperation with Missouri’s circuit courts. 

Registration:

Pre-registration required prior to the class.

To register contact:
Barbara Applebury or Jessica Trussell
Livingston County Extension Office
660-646-0811

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Extension Council - March

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Basement Community Room
101 N Jefferson St., Mexico AA map...

Description:

monthly extension council meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sobba, SobbaM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Audrain County
phone: 573-581-3231




2018 Grow Your Farm Miller County (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Eldon Career Center
112 S Pine Street, Eldon MO map...

Description:

Grow Your Farm is designed for prospective farmers, beginners with some experience and seasoned farmers who want to make a "new beginning" with alternative farming methods. MU Extension specialists and experienced, innovative farmers teach the sessions. Participants attend a set of practical seminars and field days to learn from MU Extension specialists, farmers and agribusiness operators.This course will help you: Identify and prioritize personal and family values and use them as the foundation for the farm mission statement and goals. Learn how to "walk the farm" to assess the land and its facilities. Learn to evaluate the feasibility of particular farm opportunities. Understand the components of a business plan and create one of your own. Understand financial aspects of a business plan and review popular tools to manage financial records. Consider different types of agricultural marketing and draft a marketing plan. Become familiar with a variety of legal issues that pertain to farming enterprises. Network with other farmers.  more...

Session topic:

Keeping Track of Finances

Registration:

There is a reduced fee of $35 for veterans and those from socially disadvantaged groups. Contact Patricia Barrett at 573-369-2394 or barrettpr@missouri.edu for more information. Register by March 3 at the MU Extension Center in Miller County, 134 Second St., P.O. Box 20, Tuscumbia, MO 65082. more...

Registration
deadline:

3/3/2018

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
There is a reduced fee of $35 for veterans, Latinos and those from socially disadvantaged groups. There is a $130 fee for two attendees from the same farm and a $25 fee for each additional person from the same farm.

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: CANCELED: Master Gardener Core Class Series - Boone County (Session 5 of 11)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Boone Electric Cooperative Community Room
1413 Range Line Street, Columbia MO map...



SSSH level 1 Lake Ozark (Session 15 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Class will be held in the multi purpose room
1600 Bagnell Dam Boulevard, Lake Ozark 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:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the (Insert county name) County Extension Office at (Insert county phone number).

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Laclede County
phone: 417-532-7126




Canceled: Your Money Your Goals

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
This is the Missouri Career Center-Park Hills located in Park Hills, Missouri. Missouri Career Center-Park Hills provides the opportunity for anyone looking for a career to learn options and find a path to their goal. They can provide you with the information you need to get going on your job today.
403 Parkway Drive Suite A, Park Hills MO map...



Value Proposition Canvas

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  
303 N Main Street, Carl Junction MO map...

Description:

A business model is the foundation upon which an organization's strategy is constructed. In our dynamic economy, companies must review their business model on a regular basis to maximize their performance and increase their profits. The Value Proposition Canvas is a tool to analyze a company and to more clearly understand their customers, create better products, and grow businesses.  more...

Registration:

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07ef3seeyeb4be4716 more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417-625-9575




Diabetes Self-Management (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Next to Dade County Health Department
409 W Water St, Greenfield MO map...

Description:

An evidence-based program that provides tools and tips for individuals with diabetes to improve their quality of life. Topics include nutrition & exercise, pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, and medications & making treatment decisions.

Registration:

Register with Rochelle at Live Well Health and Fitness Center in Greenfield- 417-637-6041

Registration
deadline:

3/16/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Free

Facilitator:

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




MS Excel Training - Ralls County 2018 (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Mark Twain High School Ag Education building
21622 Highway 19, Center MO map...

Description:

Basic training in MS Excel 2013 to help participants better use Excel.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jim Meyer, MeyerJE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Ralls County
phone: 573-985-3911




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 1 (Session 3 of 16)

When:  Monday, March 26, 2018, 9 a.m. to Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 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




Cedar County Master Gardeners Training (Session 4 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Cedar County Library
808 S Main Street, El Dorado Springs MO map...

Description:

Opportunities to gain and share horticultural knowledge is available through University of Missouri Extension’s Master Gardener program in Cedar County. The Master Gardener Program is an intensive horticulture course offered statewide by University of Missouri Extension. The 30 hours of classroom training provided by area horticulture and agricultural specialists set Master Gardeners apart from other home gardeners and programs. A total of 10 three-hour sessions taught by trained professionals will cover horticulture principles and practices. Course topics are: •Woody Ornamentals & Trees •Irrigation, Hobby Greenhouses & Tool Care •Plant Growth & Development •Plant Diseases •Soils & Composting •Entomology •Vegetable Gardening •Flower Gardening •Growing Fruit Crops •Turfgrass Master Gardeners are volunteers who assist with horticulture education in the community. Thirty volunteer hours from participants are required the first year after training. Following that, 20 volunteer service hours are required each year to remain an active Master Gardener. Volunteer service hours are usually acquired by serving in a county master gardeners organization. Activities might include serving as an advisor for a community garden, or helping to maintain a demonstration garden.

Session topic:

Soils and Composting taught by Terry Halleran Hickory County MU Extension Agronomy Specialist

Registration:

To register for the course or to request more information please contact the Cedar County MU Extension Center at (417) 276-3313 or by email at cedarco@missouri.edu. If you are attending please contact us immediately if you need accommodations because of a disability, need to relay emergency medical information or need special arrangements if the building is evacuated.

Registration
deadline:

2/27/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$150.00
This is per person registration and registration is $250 per couple (with one set of materials).

Facilitator:

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




Diabetes Self-Management at McCarty Senior Center, Wheatland (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
McCarty Senior Center
Hwy 54, Wheatland MO map...

Description:

The Diabetes Self-Management program (DSMP) is a community-based program that assists participants in managing type 2 diabetes. DSMP is provided in 2.5 hour sessions once a week for six weeks in community settings (e.g. churches, community centers, libraries and hospitals). The weekly sessions are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom deal with diabetes themselves. Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with the symptoms of diabetes, fatigue, pain, hyper/hypoglycemia, stress and emotional problems such as depression, anger, fear and frustration; 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength and endurance; 3) healthy eating 4) appropriate use of medication; and 5) working more effectively with health care providers. Participants make weekly action plans, share experiences and help each other solve problems they encounter in creating and carrying out their self-management program.

Registration:

Pre-registration is required. Contact the Hickory County Extension Office at 417-745-6767.

Registration
deadline:

3/6/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-745-6767




Keeping the Farm in the Family Workshop

When:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Description:

Farm and Landowners will be learning about legal aspects of passing down the family property to family members.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Camelia Younger, YoungerC@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Carter County
phone: 573-323-4418