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Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

Canceled: Altogether 4-H Club Meeting (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.




Heartland 4-H Club Meeting (Session 11 of 12)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Session topic:

Heartland 4-H Club Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
MU Extension in Johnson County
phone: 660-747-3193




Nodaway County Extension Council

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
3rd Floor of the Nodaway County Administration Building
403 N Market Street, Maryville MO map...

Description:

The monthly meeting of the Nodaway County Extension Council.  Meetings are open to the public.  

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




County Council Meeting (Session 9 of 13)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Phelps County Extension Center
200 N Main Street, Rolla MO map...

Description:

Phelps County Council Meeting - Meetings are open to the Public

Session topic:

County Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chantae H. Alfred, alfredc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Phelps County
phone: 573-458-6260




Webster County COAD (Long Term Recovery Committee) Meeting (Session 5 of 10)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall St, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

University of Missouri Extension partners with faith-based community groups to provide assistance to individuals and families on disaster preparedness and recovery.

Session topic:

Quarterly meeting to discuss assisting people preparing for or recovering from disasters.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Webster County
phone: 417-859-2044




2017 SEMO District Fair

When:  Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, 8 a.m. to Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, 9 p.m.

Description:

4-H members exhibit and display their projects during the SEMO District Fair. Events are held throughout the week. 4-Her's will show their animals starting at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning in their respective tents. Members will also sell their animals on Thursday night starting at 4:30 p.m. in the Livestock Arena.

Registration:

There is a gate admission to entry the fair. 

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lesley Meier, meierl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




Butler County Extension Council meeting (Session 3 of 6)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
614 Lindsay Avenue, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

The Butler County Extension Council meets to conduct business and further Extension efforts in Butler County. Meetings are open to the public.

Session topic:

County Meeting

Registration:

For questions about the Extension Council meeting contact the Butler County Extension office at 573-686-8064.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Sarah Denkler, denklers@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Chronic Disease Self-Management- Northland Shepherd Center-cancelled (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Description:

Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop Are you affected by one or more chronc health conditions, such as arthritis, asthma, diabetes, heart disease, or high blood pressure? Are you a caregiver for someone with a chronic condition? Actively engaging in one's health, through self-management techniques and phsical activities can help to improve quality of life. This workshop is an evidence based program developed at Stanford University which provides a toolkit of techniques to assist in self-management of chronic illnesses.

Registration:

Call NSC at 816-452-4536 to register

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 2 of 17)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Eldon Community Center
309 E 2nd St, Eldon MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is a strength training program developed by Tufts University to help men and women increase strength, flexibility and balance. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase middle age and older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. At each session, a prescribed set of 8 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:

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

Registration
deadline:

8/30/2017

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
There is no charge due to a grant from the Miller County Health Center.

Facilitator:

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




Feel Better Now: A Chronic Disease Self-Management program (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
801 E 12th St, Lamar 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.

Session topic:

2

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu or Debbie Sheat at 417-682-3363 or dsheat@bchdhealth.com

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Women In Agriculture Annual Conference- Presenter- Food Preservation

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
Old Kinderhook meeting room
20 Eagle Ridge Rd, Camdenton MO map...

Description:

Food presentation break out sessions conducted by West Central HES Faculty, invitation only.

Registration:

must be registered through Women In Agriculture Conference to attend

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




SSSH level 2-Hughes Center (Session 15 of 16)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where:  
Lebanon senior center
460 W 5th Street, Lebanon 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.;Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, contact the Laclede County Extension Office at 417-532-7126

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Fall Master Gardener Program in Cole County (Session 2 of 12)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The Fall Master Gardener Program will be held at the Cole County Extension Center on Monday nights (6 - 9 p.m.) on August 28 through November 20. No class will be held on Labor Day. The fee for the program is $150 + 30 hours of volunteer service. Call The extension center at 573-634-2824 to find out more or email coleco@missouri.edu You can pay by credit card to reserve your space. All applications are due by Tuesday, August 22 with payment. A decision will be decided on that date if the program will take place, depending on the number of applications. If so, applications will be accepted until August 25. Some examples of topics taught across the 12 weeks include vegetables, turf, landscaping and flowers. Topics for a given session can be viewed, but may be adjusted. All classes are held at the extension center except for the class on Sept. 18th is at the Cedar City Room in North Jefferson City.

Session topic:

Soils

Registration:

Application form can be accessed with this link: http://extension.missouri.edu/cole/documents/upcoming%20events/2017%20fall%20mg%20application.pdf  more...

Registration
deadline:

8/22/2017

Cost:

$150.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (1:30 pm - Chillicothe) (Session 9 of 18)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
607 W Business 36, Chillicothe 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 Livingston County Extension Office at (660) 646-0811.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Free for Livingston County residents age 60 & over, $25 for those 59 and under, thanks to grant support provided by the Livingston County Senior Tax Board.

Facilitator:

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




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

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Where:  
607 W Business 36, Chillicothe 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 Livingston County Extension Office at (660) 646-0811.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
Free for Livingston County residents age 60 & over, $25 for those 59 and under, thanks to grant support provided by the Livingston County Senior Tax Board.

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Chillicothe) (Session 9 of 18)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
607 W Business 36, Chillicothe MO map...

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, contact the Livingston County Extension Office at (660) 646-0811.

Registration
deadline:

8/7/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00
FREE for Livingston County residents who are 60 and above, $25 for those 59 and under, thanks to grant support by the Livingston County Senior Tax Board. The class is limited to 25 participants.

Facilitator:

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




Cooking Matters for Adults - Covenant Presbyterian Church KC (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 10 a.m. to midnight

Where:  
Covenant Presbyterian Church
5931 Swope Pkwy, Kansas City, MO , Kansas City MO map...

Description:

A Program from “Share Our Strength” that is designed for families with limited resources. Cooking Matters is a six session course that combines hands-on cooking experience with nutrition education. Participants take home the ingredients for one recipe to make at home after each workshop

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816-482-5850




Buy, Sell or Replace...What to Consider When Developing Heifers

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
P.O. Box 81
21262 Genoa Road, Linneus MO map...

Description:

Zac Erwin, MU Extension Livestock Specialist, will talk about the pros and cons of heifer development, strategies for maximizing returns and minimizing losses, and how management decisions affect price. He will also discuss how the Show Me Select protocol has changed heifer development.

Registration:

Call 660-895-5123 or email tatev@missouri.edu to register

Registration
deadline:

9/7/2017

Cost:

$15.00
includes a light supper

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2, Adrian (Session 7 of 17)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

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:

8/17/2017

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2, Butler (Session 7 of 17)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Where:  
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 W Nursery Street, Butler 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

Registration
deadline:

8/17/2017

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




A Matter of Balance (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. This program is taught by University of Missouri Extension Specialists and consists of eight, two-hour sessions. The sessions help participants learn how to view falls and the fear of falling as something controllable. There will also be information on how to set realistic goals for increasing activity, as well as how to change their environment to reduce fall risk factors. In general the program promotes exercise to increase strength and balance to help reduce the risk of falls in older adults.

 

Registration:

Register by visiting the Missouri Botanical Gardens webpage. Click on the "Learn and Discover" heading.  more...

Registration
deadline:

9/8/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Chronic Disease Self-Management (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  
ROC Fitness Center Connection Point Church
10500 E State Route 350, Raytown MO map...

Description:

Are you affected by one or more chronic health conditions, such as arthritis, asthma, diabetes, heart disease, or high blood pressure? Are you a caregiver for someone with a chronic condition? Actively engaging in one's health, through self-management techniques and physical activities can help to improve quality of life. This workshop is an evidence based program developed at Stanford University which provides a toolkit of techniques to assist in self-management of chronic illnesses.

Registration:

Register by calling Connection Point Church, ROC Fitness Center at 816-268-1527

Registration
deadline:

9/6/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Denise Sullivan, sullivand@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816-482-5850




Maker Mondays at Crane Library (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Pick up new science skills while making rockets or repairs and upgrades on your bike. September 11 Straw and Water Rockets October 2 Bicycle Repair (Bring your bike or join us to learn bike physics and engineering)  more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1, Butler (Session 7 of 16)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
615 W Nursery Street, Butler MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is a strength training class for middle-aged and older adults. Exercises are designed to increase strength and improve balance. The class meets twice per week. Exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

Session topic:

Participants will complete warm-up exercises, a series of two sets of eight simple strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches.

Registration:

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

Registration
deadline:

8/18/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

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




Canceled: Conquer Your Fear of Public Speaking

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
REDI Inc. offices, 500 East Walnut Street. We are located just south of the Post Office, on the corner of Walnut and 6th Street in the lower level of the Walnut Street Parking Garage.
500 E Walnut Street, Ste. 103, Columbia MO map...



4H Club visits (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Session topic:

Shiloh 4-H club visit

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Davis, DavisJer@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Cedar County Commissioners Meetings (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Cedar County Courthouse Commissioners Room
113 South Street, Stockton MO map...

Session topic:

These are monthly meetings where I educate Cedar County Commissioners on MU Extension activities locally, regionally and statewide.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




Cedar County MU Extension Council Meeting (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Cedar County Memorial Hospital Health Complex Classroom
807 Owens Mill Road, Stockton MO map...

Session topic:

These are monthly meeting of the Cedar County MU Extension Council in which they conduct business of the council and are educated on council member activities as well as Extension council activities, locally, regionally, and statewide.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




MU Extension Agriculture Connection (Session 11 of 13)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Where:  
107.7 The Lake
1225 S Highway 39, Stockton MO map...

Description:

This is a radio program that allow MU Extension Specialist in the area of Agronomy, Livestock and Ag Business to educate the public on current issue with the goal of providing listeners information to improve their agricultural operations.

Session topic:

Andy McCorkill Dallas County MU Extension Regional Livestock Specialist provided a radio interview on an agriculture relevant topic in the area of Livestock.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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




County Council Meeting (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
Courthouse, lower level.
700 Main Street Ste 2, Trenton MO map...

Description:

The monthly meeting of the Grundy County Extension Council is generally held on the first Monday of the month at 5:30 PM at the Grundy County Courthouse. The agenda is posted at least 24 hours ahead of time in the Grundy County Extension office, basement floor of the Grundy County Courthouse. The meeting provides an open comment time (limited to three minutes) for interested parties.

Session topic:

March Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

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