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    Friday, May 3, 2019

    My Extension Test

    When:  Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 2 a.m. to Friday, May 3, 2019, 8 a.m.

    Description:

    The MU Conference Office is part of MU Extension Continuing Education and serves as a full-service planning office for the facilitation of consistent quality educational experiences of noncredit, face-to-face conferences and workshops.

    Registration
    deadline:

    4/26/2019

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $40.00

    Facilitator:

    Thomas Pritchard, pritchardt@missouri.edu
    MU Conference Office
    phone: 573-882-3890




    Eldon Area Chamber First Friday Coffee (Session 5 of 10)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 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




    Leadership Camden County Class 24 (Session 10 of 10)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Description:

    LEADERSHIP Camden County is an approach to community leadership intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of Camden County by developing an active group of effective leaders. The program is targeted at members of the community who are interested in realizing their leadership potential. Each participant in this program is both a learner and a teacher and is expected to share his or her knowledge and expertise with the group. LEADERSHIP Camden County aims to provide an active, hands-on learning experience.

    Session topic:

    Active Leadership and Graduation Banquet-The last session will be active leadership engagement with a designated non profit in the region and a class celebration.

    Registration
    deadline:

    8/15/2018

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $425.00

    Facilitator:

    Michele Kroll, KrollM@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Camden County
    phone: 573-346-2644




    Southern Boone Economic Dev Council - Community Economic Development

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Dean Larkin, LarkinL@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Montgomery County
    phone: 573-564-3733




    Regional Grazing School-Osage County

    When:  Thursday, May 2, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to Friday, May 3, 2019, 5 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Anita Ellis, snella@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Callaway County
    phone: 573-642-0755




    Master Pollinator Steward (Session 6 of 6)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 9 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    Eldon Central Bank
    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:

    All topic wrap up and field day

    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




    Canceled: Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention-Annex (Session 12 of 16)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

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



    A Matter of Balance (Session 1 of 8)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    A Matter of Balance is a holistic program focused on preventing falls among adults and seniors. Held at the Macon Senior Center at 1604 Maffry Ave, Macon, MO 63552

    Registration:

    Register at the Macon (660) 385-2173 or Randolph (660) 269-9656 Extension offices

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Candace Rodman, c.rodman@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Randolph County
    phone: 660-269-9656




    Master Gardener - Perry County Master Gardener Training Spring 2019 (Session 2 of 10)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 9 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    321 N Main Street Ste 1, Perryville MO map...

    Description:

    The University of Missouri Extension’s Master Gardener program is an opportunity for people of all ages to receive in-depth horticulture training and then apply what they have learned to improve lives in their communities and educate others about gardening. Training includes 30 hours of instruction by horticulture instructors as well as many guides and handouts:
    Topics include plant growth and development, soils and fertility, vegetable gardening, home fruit production, insect and disease control, annual and perennial flowers, basic landscaping concepts, and lawncare and weeds.
    After completing Master Gardener training, Master Gardeners volunteer 30 hours to educate others on gardening topics and research–based horticulture information. Volunteer activities may include work in clinics in the community, helping local residents diagnose plant and insect problems write articles for newsletters and newspapers, exhibits at home and garden shows and fairs, organize community gardening projects, develop youth gardening programs, teach gardening classes, conduct home horticulture research, and assist in senior gardening programs



     more...

    Registration:

    The registration fee for Master Gardener training is $165. The registration fee includes a state program fee, core manual book, nametag and training supplies. Deadline for registration is April 23, 2019. A minimum of 10 participants is required to hold the class. If this minimum is not met, refunds will be issued.

    Registration
    deadline:

    4/23/2019

    Cost:

    $165.00

    Facilitator:

    Donna Aufdenberg, aufdenbergd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bollinger County
    phone: 573-238-2420




    Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 1 of 6)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.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




    Food and Consumer Trends

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, noon to 1:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    The Kennett Chamber of Commerce is organized for the purpose of developing, promoting and protecting the commercial, industrial, professional, agricultural and civic interests of the city and its surrounding area. Our goal is to build healthy economics and improve the quality of life in our regional communities. The Chamber promotes business and city growth by providing leadership, advocacy, tools and resources for business success and expansion.
    1601 1st Street, Kennett MO map...

    Description:

    In this workshop we'll explore food, agriculture and consumer trends as they relate to small business opportunities.



     


    Registration:

    Please register because LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED. Visit engage.semo.edu/trainings or call 537-651-2304


     more...

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Lorena Pulido, pulidol@missouri.edu
    Missouri SBDC at Southeast Missouri State University (SEMO)
    phone: 754-226-4241




    Chronic Disease Self-Management with Freeman Advantage (Session 5 of 6)

    When:  Friday, May 3, 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




    4th Annual Spring Garden Kickoff

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Description:

    Free educational event, discounted soil samples, plant giveaway, chicken information, master gardener information, pressure canning testing and food demo.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

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




    Southeast Show-Me-Select Heifer Sale

    When:  Friday, May 3, 2019, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    SEMO Livestock Sales, LLC
    7505 US Highway 61, Jackson MO map...

    Description:

    This sale offers 120 fall-calving replacement heifers, due from late-August to November 2019. Mainly Angus influence cattle, with some Simmental, SimAngus, and Gelbvieh/Balancer. Several Registered heifers (Angus, Simmental, Gelbvieh/Balancer). Majority of heifers are AI bred and mainly blacks or black-baldies. Several Tier II heifers in the offering and several genomic tested "Show-Me-Plus" heifers.
    Heifers have met minimum standards for reproductive soundness, pelvic size, body condition and weight and are free of blemishes. Heifers have followed a strict vaccination program and will have health papers to go to any state. Heifers are guaranteed bred and have been checked within 30 days of the sale.  more...

    Session topic:

    Heifers available for inspection after 3:00 p.m. sale day.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Erin Larimore, LarimoreE@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581