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Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017

MU Extension in Saline County - Council Meeting (Session 10 of 13)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, 6 p.m. to Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, 8 p.m.

Where:  
353 S. Lafayette, Marshall MO map...

Session topic:

Century Farms and Extension Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00




Miller County Council Meeting

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Miller County Courthouse Annex
134 Second St, Tuscumbia MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Miller 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 Miller County University of Missouri Extension Office at 573-369-2394 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Howard County Council Meeting 11/16/17

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Keller Building-in the meeting room
600 W Morrison Street, Fayette MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Howard 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 Howard County University of Missouri Extension Office at 660-248-2272 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Heather Conrow, smithheather@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Howard County
phone: 660-248-2272




County Council Meeting (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
132 E Monroe Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

Session topic:

Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dwayne James, jamesdt@missouri.edu
phone: 314-400-2115




Starting and Managing a Small Business

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
3201 West 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

For those in the start-up phase, or short time business owners, this workshop will give an overview of: 

* Resources for starting a business

* Training or assistance needed to operate a business

* Regulations and legalities involved in opening a business

* Business planning, marketing strategies, and financial processes

Registration:

thelearningforce@sfccmo.edu 660-530-5855

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC) - 74011
phone: 660-596-7350




The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
3201 West 16th Street, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

Learn the key components of a business plan. Topics covered are:

* Introduction

* The importance of a business plan

* Key elements of a business plan: Business description, Management & Organizational plan, Marketing plan, Financial plan, Supporting documents, Executive summary

Registration:

thelearningforce@sfccmo.edu

660-530-5855

Cost:

$49.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
State Fair Community College SBTDC (SFCC SBTDC) - 74011
phone: 660-596-7350




MU Extension Shelby County Council Meeting

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Shelby County office
Shelbyville MO

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Max Glover, GloverM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Shelby County
phone: 573-633-2640




Greene County EXCEL (Leadership Development) (Session 4 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Will vary from session to session but will always be in western Greene County.

Description:

Partnering with the Greene County Commonwealth newspaper, participants in this leadership development program will come to understand the local issues facing communities in western Greene County. They will share that they are learning with the public through community editorials published in the Greene County Commonwealth. The group will meet formally once per month and dinner will be served.  more...

Session topic:

Class four of our Excel program focuses on the community of Republic.

Registration:

Complete our application form and contact the Greene County Extension office. more...

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2017

Cost:

$0.00
This year's program is underwritten by a special grant.

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Union Chapel Lions 4-H Club Meeting (Session 1 of 12)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Danee Douglas , douglascd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Johnson County
phone: 660-747-3193




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

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
8000 Natural Bridge Road, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

This MU Extension strength-training program is for adults who want to challenge themselves a bit more! If you previously participated in Stay, Strong, Stay Healthy– Level 1 and/or have some background in performing strength- training exercises, you may enroll. Class is designed to improve flexibility, balance and strength. Level 2 participants are encouraged to be able to move to and from the floor. Equipment is provided. Pre-Registration forms must be completed prior to first class.

Registration
deadline:

9/11/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Morgan Co. Master Gardener Core Class (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Morgan Co. MU Extension office ( 4th Floor of the Morgan Co. Courthouse)
100 E Newton St., Courthouse 4th Floor, Versailles MO map...

Description:

The mission of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening and environmental education. The Master Gardener Program throughout Missouri promotes and raises public awareness of the University of Missouri Extension as a source of unbiased, research based gardening information.

Session topic:

Woody Ornamentals

Registration:

Fee covers instruction, manual, one soil test, and name tag upon completion of volunteer hours. A scholarship is available for those in need.

Registration
deadline:

9/22/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$135.00
Couple Fee -$225

Facilitator:

Todd Lorenz, LorenzT@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 2, Kirkwood, MO (Session 15 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Description:

The goal of the SSSH–Level 2 program is to expand the fitness base acquired from SSSH by adding new and more challenging exercises. SSSH–Level 2 is designed to challenge older adults in new and different ways, to help avoid staleness and plateaus, and to improve daily living activities. This 8-week program features exercises using resistance from body weight, hand weights and ankle weights. It also features balance exercises, core exercises, low back exercises and flexibility exercises.

Registration
deadline:

9/11/2017

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

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




Serving on Public Boards Program - Unionville (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Where:  
803 S 20th Street, Unionville MO map...

Description:

2-night program for public boards to educate them on the Sunshine Law and how it impacts their boards. Discuss fiscal responsibiliity, dealing with the media, resources, etc.  

Session topic:

EPN Room

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$55.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




Serving on Public Boards Program - Brookfield (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Where:  
Brookfield Career Center
122 N Pershing Drive, Brookfield MO map...

Description:

2-night program for public boards to educate them on the Sunshine Law and how it impacts their boards. Discuss fiscal responsibiliity, dealing with the media, resources, etc.  

Registration
deadline:

11/6/2017

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$55.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




Serving on Public Boards Program - Kahoka (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Where:  
111 E. Court St., Kahoka MO map...

Description:

2-night program for public boards to educate them on the Sunshine Law and how it impacts their boards. Discuss fiscal responsibiliity, dealing with the media, resources, etc.  

Registration
deadline:

11/6/2017

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$55.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




SSSH level 1 Camdenton (Session 6 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Camdenton MO

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 Camden County Extension Office at 573-346-2644.

Registration
deadline:

10/19/2017

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Selling to the Government: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension, St. Louis County Office
132 E Monroe Avenue, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

The federal government awards more than $400 billion dollars in contracts annually to small business owners. Are you ready to market yourself to the world's largest customer? This three-hour seminar offers an overview of the critical first steps to becoming a government contractor, how to identify opportunities and understanding the contracting process. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting.

Registration:

Please contact Millie Miller-Hoover at 314 400 7378 or millerhooverm@missouri.edu

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Millie Miller-Hoover, millerhooverm@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314-400-7378




Serving on Public Boards Program - Edina (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Where:  
Knox County High School
55701 State Hwy 6 , Edina MO map...

Description:

2-night program for public boards to educate them on the Sunshine Law and how it impacts their boards. Discuss fiscal responsibiliity, dealing with the media, resources, etc.  

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$55.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




A Matter of Balance (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
St Anthony Church Parish Hall
132 Main Street, Iberia MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is a holistic program focused on preventing falls among adults and seniors. Missouri's population is aging. Citizens have identified aging and living independently as priorities for educational programming. MU Health Sciences and research states that falls are the most common reason for adult emergency room visits. If falls can be prevented, adults can save thousands of dollars in healthcare expenses.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Center in Miller County at 573-369-2394

Registration
deadline:

8/31/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
$35.00 for a couple living in the same household, to share the participant book and other program materials

Facilitator:

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




Serving on Public Boards Program - Trenton (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Where:  
Room 208 Geyer Hall
1301 Main Street , Trenton MO map...

Description:

2-night program for public boards to educate them on the Sunshine Law and how it impacts their boards. Discuss fiscal responsibiliity, dealing with the media, resources, etc.  

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$55.00

Facilitator:

Joseph Koenen, KoenenJ@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Putnam County
phone: 660-947-2705




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 Adrian (Session 8 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Where:  
Adrian United Methodist Church
202 E Main Street, Adrian MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy, Level 2 is an eight-week, evidence-based strength training program for people who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Level 1. This class helps adults stay active and improve their quality of life. The exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

Session topic:

Participants will complete warm-up sessions, a series of 8-10 strengthening exercises and then cool-down stretches.

Registration:

Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167

Registration
deadline:

10/23/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Edible Holiday treats-- cancelled due to low-enrollment

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Description:

Stumped on what to give this holiday season? What about an edible gift? In this class you will learn to make a seasonal jam or two and spices to gift to family and friends. What you make in class will be yours to take home along with ideas for other gifts to give year round. Supply fee of $10 is payable to the instructor at the start of class. FDS408-18A S

Registration:

Register through NKCCE 816-321-5010 more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$39.00
$10 supply fee to be paid the night of class to instructor

Facilitator:

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




County Outreach (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Parish Hall
St. Anthony MO

Description:

Tricia Barrett talks about her trip to the Antique Road Show in St. Louis

Session topic:

Tricia Barrett talks about her trip to the Antique Road Show in St. Louis

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-St. Louis County Govenment (Session 2 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Description:

Has your doctor advised you to be more active? Don't like going to the gym? Our low impact exercise program helps those that would like to be more active. This 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 a cool down. Equipment is provided.

Registration:

Call-314-400-7298

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$32.00
$32 for county employees.

Facilitator:

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




Small Business Tax Tips

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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

Description:

Find out the information you need to reduce your self-employment and income tax. Tax savings strategies discussed will include: hiring your minor children, renting property from a spouse, providing tax deductible health insurance for you and your family, contribution to a retirement plan, incorporating your business, and other opportunities for a tax reduction. Date: November 16 (Thursday), 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Location: Plaster Hall, MSSU. On the day of the event, yellow door signs will display room information. Cost: no cost more...

Registration:

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tyoi8mcab&oeidk=a07eeod5exdf23e583e more...

Registration
deadline:

11/16/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Gutter Gardening

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost:

$10.00

Facilitator:

Andrew Luke, lukea@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Harrison County
phone: 660-425-6434




Health Insurance Education

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

Where:  
Cameron Methodist Church
201 N Pine Street, Cameron MO map...

Description:

The window of time for signing up for Health Insurance through the Marketplace is short. You can start enrolling November 1 through December 15. If you have questions, or wish to learn more about the program, Grundy County Extension will provide a short program to explain the Affordable Care Act.

Registration:

No need to pre-register. For questions or special accommodations, please call the extension office at 660-359-4040 ext 8.

Class size:

130

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Meridith J. Berry Ed.D., BerryM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Grundy County
phone: 660-359-4040




Introduction to QuickBooks Pro

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
408 Washington Avenue, West Plains MO map...

Description:

Boost the accuracy of your small business accounting with a one-day, 6 hour introduction to QuickBooks. In this hands-on training you will learn how to set up a company file, create customers, employees and vendors, process payroll taxes and forms, track accounts payable and receivable, reconcile accounts, and create reports. Course Objectives: At the end of this training, you will be able to: ¨ Set up your business in QuickBooks ¨ Write checks, pay bills, and run payroll ¨ Process and pay quarterly payroll taxes and forms ¨ Create reports to track profitability and other key business performance measures more...

Registration:

To register contact OzSBI at 417-256-9724 or register online  more...

Registration
deadline:

11/14/2017

Cost:

$129.00
$99.00 for OzSBI members

Facilitator:

Willis Mushrush, MushrushW@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Howell County
phone: 417-256-2391




Canceled: 4-H Volunteer Orientation -- Canceled

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
14 E 19th St #102 , Higginsville MO map...



4-H Project Leader Training

When:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
PO Box 1070, Buffalo MO map...

Description:

Project Leader Training

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Rebecca Bell, bellrebe@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-345-7551