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    Friday, April 5, 2019

    Youth Civic Leadership Summit - Regional

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019 to Sunday, April 7, 2019

    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.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Jessie Furgins, furnishj@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
    phone: 816-252-5051




    Eldon Area Chamber First Friday Coffee (Session 4 of 10)

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 7 a.m. to 8 a.m.

    Description:

    Eldon Chamber First Friday Coffee - different locations each month

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    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




    Canceled: Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention-Annex (Session 4 of 16)

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Where:  
    1901 NE 48th Street, Kansas City MO map...



    Mississippi County Opioid Summit

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 9 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    The Mississippi County Opioid Summit will provide information about Opioids and the scope of the problem locally and allow community partners to.provide ideas for addressing the isisue. 

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Mary Wescoat Engram, EngramM@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Mississippi County
    phone: 573-683-6129




    Master Pollinator Steward (Session 3 of 6)

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 9 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    Central Bank of Eldon
    611 E North Street, Eldon MO map...

    Description:

    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. Learn how to protect our agricultural economy and food supply with the Master Pollinator Steward program.

    Session topic:

    Honey bees Characteristics and life cycle of the honey bee Habitats, communication and pollination Controlling bee pests Feral honey bees in the Midwest Hive products Should you keep bees? Choosing a beehive

    Registration:

    Contact Miller County Extension at 573 369 2394 for registration information.

    Registration
    deadline:

    3/15/2019

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $90.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Youth Entrepreneurial U

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    1701 N. 2nd St., Clinton MO map...

    Description:

    Do you dream of starting a business or have a great business idea? Every successful business begins with a good or great idea that must be expanded! This program will provide important components to begin your entrepreneurship journey! Training Objectives:
    Understand how to start a business
    Develop a business plan
    Get financing for the business
    Hire and train employees
    Run the business
    Grow the business

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Volunteer Orientation-Wayne County

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    109 Walnut St, Greenville MO map...

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Butler County
    phone: 573-686-8064




    Careers in Agriculture

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    Team effort of state and regional University of Missouri Extension faculty partnering with private businesses, agencies focused on enhancing economic viability and sustainability of Missouri agriculture. Accomplished through high quality, research based, frontier educational programs. For beginning, primary, secondary income and transitioning farmers, landowners and agribusiness agencies.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Engagement and Stakeholder Relations-Great Circle Meeting

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.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:

    Stephanie Milner, milnersn@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Butler County
    phone: 573-686-8064




    Understanding Financial Statements (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, noon to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    1640 S Lindbergh Boulevard, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    Designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers and consultants who need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools. Learn how to identify key business information that is captured on the income statement and balance sheet to help you make more informed decisions.

    Registration:

    FREE/ ADULTS. REGISTRATION REQUIRED

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Blackberry Production Workshop - Milan

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, noon to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Milan Community Center
    Milan MO

    Description:

    Geared towards small farm families, educational program that focuses on successful techniques, and marketing high horticulture value crops best suited to Missouri’s climate conditions.

    Session topic:

    Participants will learn blackberry production methods and marketing strategies. There will be a tour of a local blackberry planting.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Jennifer Schutter, schutterjl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Adair County
    phone: 660-665-9866




    Chronic Disease Self-Management with Freeman Advantage (Session 1 of 6)

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 1 p.m. to 3 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:

    This program helps participants with chronic conditions learn proven, effective interventions for self-managing their chronic disease or condition like high blood pressure, cancer, arthritis, osteoporosis, depression, or anxiety. These interventions can reduce symptoms, give participants the confidence to manage their condition, improve their quality of life and reduce health care costs.

    Registration:

    Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/13/2019

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Grant covered program

    Facilitator:

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




    Predicting Cash Needs

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

    Description:

    The third in a series of three, participants in this training will learn to estimate future sources and uses of cash. They will also learn how to analyze those predictions to make more informed decisions. Participants will leave this session feeling more comfortable about decisions related to preparing for growth, realistic loan and financing requests, how much cash they can safely take out of the business, and making affordable purchases for the business.  more...

    Registration:

    http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07eg11j2yh33945de7 more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    4/3/2019

    Cost:

    $69.00

    Facilitator:

    Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
    Missouri SBDC at Missouri Southern State University (MSSU)
    phone: 417-625-9575




    Apple Grafting Workshop - Kirksville

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Description:

    Patrick Byers and Jennifer Schutter will host a apple tree grafting workshop in Kirksville. The workshop will provide apple rootstocks, apple scion wood, and grafting supplies to workshop attendees. Attendees are welcome to bring scionwood of a favorite apple for grafting.

    Session topic:

    Apple Grafting Workshop

    Registration:

    $10 per attendee, which includes 2 apple rootstocks, apple scion if needed, and grafting supplies. Register with the Adair County Extension Office.

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $10.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Charleston Town Hall Meeting

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Description:

    The Charleston Town Hall Meeting will provide information about opioids and other drug use in Mississippi County to the general public. It will use a panel discussion to provide information with question and answer time for the audience. It will be live streamed for off-site audiences.. 

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Mary Wescoat Engram, EngramM@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Mississippi County
    phone: 573-683-6129




    Beginning Bee Keeping (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Friday, April 5, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Leadmine Produce auction
    839 State Road T, Leadmine MO map...

    Description:

    This program was designed to introduce the world of beekeeping to High School students in FFA. This will allow the students to see what it takes to get started in bee keeping as an SAE project. In turn they can profit , learn proper recorded keeping practices, and possibly receive awards through there efforts This is a two class period activity carried out over two days. The program inspires increased economic development, economic sustainability, and social viability in rural Missouri.

    Session topic:

    Introduction to Bee Keeping for High School, Amish Communiuty, various adult groups students.

    Registration:

    None required as I contacted the school individually

    Registration
    deadline:

    12/31/2018

    Class size:

    25

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    none

    Facilitator:

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