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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Cooking Matters for Adults Nevada Community Center (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Description:

Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sara Bridgewater, wikoffs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Nutrition & Health Locally Invited Programs: Spring Village in Nevada (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Description:

Programs that are 1 session and based on an invitation from local agencies and/or organizations

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sara Bridgewater, wikoffs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Youth Farm Animal Art Show

When:  Monday, March 25, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to Friday, April 5, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

Where:  
316 South Prairie, Bloomfield MO map...

Description:

MU Extension 4-H youth development faculty and staff collaborate with partners to address youth and family issues in the community. Rather than providing programs or services directly to an individual young person, the focus is upon influencing systems — people, programs, policies and services that impact the lives of young people and their families.
Youth Farm Animal Art Show is a celabration of Stoddard Counties rich farming history. It is an event for youth grades K-12. The exhibit is located in the Stoddard County Historic Courthouse.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kristi Baker, bakerkl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Stoddard County
phone: 573-568-3344




Introduction to Quick Books for Farms and Agribusinesses in Maryville (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Northwest Technical School
1515 S Munn Avenue, Maryville MO map...

Description:

Good business records can be an important source of information when analyzing your business. Learning to develop good records can help you keep your business on the right track. In addition, good records will make filing income and sales taxes and other government reports easier.
University of Missouri Extension will be offering QuickBooks training, in a series of four classes. This class will help you set up and use accounting principles and computer technology as an effective tool in your home or business environment.
This hands-on workshop will be held as part of Northwest Technical School’s Adult and Community Education Courses in Maryville. All enrolled will work independently at their own computer station. For purposes of instruction, sample programs of QuickBooks will be provided for your use. This will enable everyone to work on the same sample data sets. Randa Doty, MU Extension agriculture business specialist, has been teaching individuals how to use QuickBooks in their fam or small businesses for nine years. She will ensure that you get the most out of these classes. Topics covered will include setup, budgeting, cash and accrual basis, report generation, and payroll. You are not required to purchase computer software to participate in this class.
It is strongly recommended that all participants already have basic computer operation skills. You are the most important asset your business possesses. Invest in yourself and the future of your business by enrolling in this course today. Registration fee is only $50. For more information, contact Randa Doty at the Nodaway County Extension Center at 660-582-8101. Or to register you can contact Northwest Technical School at 660-582-8311 before March 20.

Registration:


Phone-In: 660-582-8311 or 660-562-3022
Walk-In: You may register in person at Northwest Technical School
Mail-In: You may register by mailing you course and fee to Northwest Technical School
Fax: You may register by using VISA or MasterCard. Fax registration to: 660-562-2010 more...

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Randa Doty, dotyr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Nodaway County
phone: 660-582-8101




SNAP RECIPIENTS: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 7 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Description:

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 meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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.
This course is free to recipients of SNAP.
Call the office to register, 573-458-6260.

Registration:

Call the office to register, 573-458-6260.
This course is free to recipients of SNAP.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rachel Buenemann, rachelbuenemann@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Phelps County
phone: 573-458-6260




Boost your Brain and Memory- Henry Co Extension (Session 2 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
120 E. Lincoln St., Clinton MO map...

Description:

Our aim is to help participants implement new habits to maintain cognitive health while also practicing new skills for better memory performance.

Registration:

To register please call the Henry County Extension Office at 660-885-5556

Registration
deadline:

3/21/2019

Cost:

$40.00
Fee is per participant and should be paid in advance to the Extension office. This does include a workbook the participant gets to keep. A minimum of five participants is required in order to conduct the class.

Facilitator:

Kyleigh Sullivan, sullivankd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816-380-8460




Thai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention (Session 12 of 16)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
201 West Wall St, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention allows you to express both mind and body, helping you to not only learn a new skill and promote good health, it will help you achieve harmony with yourself and the world around you. Come move with us!

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816-380-8461




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1- Blue Springs (Session 9 of 18)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Description:

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 meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. 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.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Schuyler County Soil and Water Conservation District (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Description:

CES, faculty and staff work to build relationships and engage stakeholders, legislatures, community officials, business and other with University of Missouri Extension and the University of Missouri.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Darla Campbell, CampbellD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Schuyler County
phone: 660-457-3469




Master Pollinator Steward Program (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10 a.m. to noon

Description:

The Master Pollinator Steward Program is an unbiased, research-based curriculum, which includes hands-on activities and classroom presentations. Pollinators — such as bees, birds, butterflies, bats and insects — play a crucial role in the production of most fruits and vegetables. They also support healthy ecosystems that clean the air, stabilize soils and support wildlife. Studies show that pollinator populations are in decline because of a loss of feeding and nesting habitats, pollution and the misuse of pesticides. This program trains how to protect our agricultural economy and food supply with a series of classes. A five-part series of MU publications was created for this class series.  more...

Registration:

Register directly with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute more...

Registration
deadline:

3/8/2019

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
See Osher pricing for other options. For this event & semester only the minimum is $80

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cole County
phone: 573-634-2824




Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy: Crystal City Public Library (Session 10 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.




Boost your Brain and Memory- Henry Co Extension (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
120 E. Lincoln St., Clinton MO map...

Description:

Our aim is to help participants implement new habits to maintain cognitive health while also practicing new skills for better memory performance.

Registration:

To register please call the Henry County Extension Office at 660-885-5556

Registration
deadline:

3/21/2019

Cost:

$40.00
Fee is per participant and should be paid in advance to the Extension office. This does include a workbook the participant gets to keep. A minimum of five participants is required in order to conduct the class.

Facilitator:

Kyleigh Sullivan, sullivankd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816-380-8460




Shelby County Scholarship Luncheon

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
106 E 3rd St., Shelbyville MO map...

Description:

Fun Raiser Luncheon to raise awareness about the Paul and Louise Wilson scholarship and raise funds for the scholarship.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sherry F. Nelson, LCSW, MSW., NelsonS@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Shelby County
phone: 573-633-2640




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy: DeSoto Public Library (Session 10 of 17)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, noon to 1 p.m.

Description:

This MU Extension strength-training program can get your fitness journey (re)started. Participants will be guided safely by a trained instructor through warm up, eight muscle-strengthening exercises and cool down. Equipment is provided. The class is targeted toward older and sedentary middle-aged adults, although there are no age limits. 


Registration:

To register, please call the Jefferson County MU Extension office at 636-797-5391

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314-400-2115




A Matter of Balance preview

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, noon to 12:30 p.m.

Description:

A Matter of Balance is a holistic program focused on preventing falls among adults and seniors.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

A program to assist participants in maintaining living an active and fulfilling life when faced with chronic medical conditions.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Master Gardeners of Greene County 2019 Core Training (Session 11 of 13)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Description:

Provides in depth horticulture training for Missourians who wish to spread their knowledge of gardening. Prepares volunteers for horticulture questions frequently asked by citizens around the state, based on unbiased research based gardening information.

Class size:

50

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
$160 per person or $275 per couple sharing a training manual

Facilitator:

Kelly McGowan, mcgowank@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Taking Care of You: Body*Mind*Spirit

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Rocktree Apartments
2089 Manor Drive, Fulton MO map...

Description:

Taking Care of You offers practical strategies to help you deal with stress in your life. Managing life’s challenges in healthy ways allows you to take better care of yourself and your health.

Registration:

Contact Rocktree Apartments at 573-592-0880

Registration
deadline:

3/29/2019

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters- St.James (Session 1 of 5)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Description:

Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

Registration:

Register at 816-595-4294

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Vance, vanceam@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Clay County
phone: 816-407-3490




Cooking Matters for Teens (Twin Rivers School) (Session 5 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Maude Harris, HarrisMau@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Scott County
phone: 573-545-3516




Cooking Matters for Kids at Community Center Nevada, MO (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Description:

Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sara Bridgewater, wikoffs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Cooking Matters for Hope Haven (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension in Cass County
201 W Wall Street, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cass County
phone: 816-380-8461




Focus on Kids - Phelps (Session 4 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 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.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is parent education. The program 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.

Registration
deadline:

1/2/2019

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




LaunchU - Sedalia (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
3201 W. 16th St., 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 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
• Competed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges
 more...

Registration
deadline:

3/26/2019

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

Yvetta Hamilton, hamiltony@umsystem.edu
Missouri SBDC Lead Center
phone: 573-884-1555




Taney County Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
downtown Forsyth
271 Main Street, Forsyth MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Taney County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public

Registration:

There is no registration required, contact the Taney County University of Missouri Extension Office at 417-546-4431 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Building Better Child Care-Wright (Actions Speak Louder Than Words/Taking Care of You)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
800 S. Marshall St., Marshfield MO map...

Description:

3. Actions Speak Louder Than Words: Role Modeling for Healthy Kids
This workshop will increase childcare providers’ ability to describe and role model desirable health-related behaviors in childcare settings.

4. Taking Care of You: Managing Stress and Improving Health in Your Work and Life
This session offers practical strategies and experiences to help individuals better manage their stress which can lead to improvement in their overall health and well-being. This in turn can allow individuals to improve their ability to provide care and support for the children they serve.

Session topic:

Actions Speak Louder than Words Taking Care of You

Registration:

Call the Webster County Extension office to register.
417-859-2044

Registration
deadline:

4/1/2019

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amy Bartels, bartelsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Camden County
phone: 573-346-2644




McDonald County Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
306 E. Harmon, Pineville MO map...

Description:

Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jennifer Lutes, lutesjl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in McDonald County
phone: 417-223-4775




Jasper Engagement and Stakeholder Relations

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
302 S. Main, Courthouse Basement, Carthage MO map...

Description:

CES, faculty and staff work to build relationships and engage stakeholders, legislatures, community officials, business and other with University of Missouri Extension and the University of Missouri.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Maria Rodriguez Alcala, rodriguezalcalam@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jasper County
phone: 417-358-2158




Jump Starting Pastures - Sullivan County (Session 1 of 3)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The drought of 2018 led to overgrazing of many pastures. Learn more about jump starting them for 2019.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Valerie Tate, tatev@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Linn County
phone: 660-895-5123




Beef Production Systems

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

Provides producers with a wealth of information on beef production. Topics span disease prevention, sanitation, vaccinations, site evaluations, appropriate feed rations, nutrition, and reproductive physiology.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Penny Kittle, KittleP@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Sullivan County
phone: 660-265-4541




St. Clair County Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
First Baptist Church, Osceola MO map...

Description:

Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Raysha Tate, TateRE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Clair County
phone: 417-646-2419




Clay County 4-H Council meetings

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
1901 N.E. 48th Street,Clay County Annex, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

The Clay County 4-H Council meets every other month at the county extension office. Each club has the opportunity to have two voting members and two voting adults representing their club at each meeting.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Clay County
phone: 816-407-3490




Atchison County MU Extension Council monthly meeting (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Velma Houts Fair Building
201 E US Highway 136, Rock Port MO map...

Description:

The monthly meeting of the extension council to conduct business and discuss upcoming programming in the region.

Session topic:

April Council meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James J.W. Crawford, CrawfordJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Atchison County
phone: 660-744-6231




Pettis County Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
1012A Thompson Blvd., Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Blake Gazaway, gazawayb@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




LaunchU - SFCC (Session 5 of 12)

When:  Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
3201 West 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 & 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

Session topic:

Industry & Competition

Registration:

Contact Kelly Asbury 660-596-7350 to apply!

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$250.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
Missouri SBDC at State Fair Community College
phone: 660-596-7350