Feb
26
Mon
Missouri Job Center (Columbia) Career Fair @ Bank of America
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Missouri Job Center in Columbia will host a career fair for the public in the lower level of the Bank of America in downtown Columbia, 800 E. Cherry St., from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 26. The event is a great opportunity for individuals to learn more about how employment in state government can advance — or launch — their careers.

Recent graduates are encouraged to attend. Students are also welcome to the career fair to learn more about internship opportunities.

Representatives from 12 of State of Missouri departments will be available to answer questions and provide helpful information about employment opportunities. A full list of these departments is included below.

Staff from the Office of Administration’s Division of Personnel will also be on-site to assist individuals with the State of Missouri’s electronic application system (EASe). Applicants for jobs and internships need to bring a resume.

State departments attending the career fair will be:

– Office of Administration
– Department of Agriculture
– Department of Corrections
– Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
– Department of Health and Senior Services
– Department of Labor and Industrial Regulations
– Department of Mental Health
– Department of Natural Resources
– Department of Public Safety: Capitol Police
– Department of Revenue
– Department of Social Services
– Department of Transportation

For more information about current job opportunities, go to mocareers.mo.gov.

Mar
2
Fri
HALO Home Gala @ HALO Home Jefferson City
Mar 2 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Please join us at our new HALO Home! As featured on The CBS Evening News, the 10th Annual ArtReach Auction features orphan artwork from around the world, artwork from nationally recognized artists, silent auction items, dinner and entertainment. This will be our best event yet!

Mar
6
Tue
Jim Turner, Mizzou Alum, Tells How He Prosecuted KKK for Murder @ University of Missouri School of Law, Hulston Hall, Room 5
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The trial of three Klansmen described in Jim Turner’s newest book, Selma and the Liuzzo Murder Trials, takes places as a result of the gruesome chase and murder of the only white woman killed during the civil rights movement. Turner’s book weaves newspaper articles, speeches by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and President Lyndon B. Johnson, as well as Turner’s insider view of the end of Klan terror in the south. The KKK/Liuzzo Trial was Turner’s first case he worked on at the Justice Department. Turner went on to serve as Deputy Assistant Attorney General, the senior career lawyer in the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, for 25 years.
Mar
7
Wed
1 Million Cups
Mar 7 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Join us every first Wednesday of the month to hear two small businesses present about what goes on behind the curtains: their successes and challenges, their growth, their future, and what makes them innovative.

Feel free to come early for networking!

Want to be a future presenter? Apply now!

Jim Turner, Mizzou Alum, Tells How He Prosecuted KKK for Murder @ Reynolds Journalism Institute, Smith Forum 200
Mar 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The trial of three Klansmen described in Jim Turner’s newest book, Selma and the Liuzzo Murder Trials, takes places as a result of the gruesome chase and murder of the only white woman killed during the civil rights movement. Turner’s book weaves newspaper articles, speeches by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and President Lyndon B. Johnson, as well as Turner’s insider view of the end of Klan terror in the south. The KKK/Liuzzo Trial was Turner’s first case he worked on at the Justice Department. Turner went on to serve as Deputy Assistant Attorney General, the senior career lawyer in the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, for 25 years.
Big Daddy Weave with Brandon Heath @ Concord Baptist Church
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Big Daddy Weave is hitting the road beginning this January for the Jesus I Believe Tour with special guest, Brandon Heath. Presented by World Vision, the tour kicks off in Camp Hill, PA and is slated to play 55 U.S. cities before wrapping on May 20th. It comes on the release of Big Daddy Weave’s newest radio single “Jesus I Believe” and follows their successful Fall 2017 Set Free tour, which hit 50+ cities across 24 states. The tour will feature beloved Christian music artist Brandon Heath, a five-time GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter. Heath is debuting his sixth studio album titled Faith Hope Love Repeat, featuring the hit single “Whole Heart.”
Mar
8
Thu
Jim Turner, Mizzou Alum, Tells How He Prosecuted KKK for Murder @ Inman E. Page Library, Lincoln University
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The trial of three Klansmen described in Jim Turner’s newest book, Selma and the Liuzzo Murder Trials, takes places as a result of the gruesome chase and murder of the only white woman killed during the civil rights movement. Turner’s book weaves newspaper articles, speeches by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and President Lyndon B. Johnson, as well as Turner’s insider view of the end of Klan terror in the south. The KKK/Liuzzo Trial was Turner’s first case he worked on at the Justice Department. Turner went on to serve as Deputy Assistant Attorney General, the senior career lawyer in the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, for 25 years.
Mar
9
Fri
Art by Men, for Men, about Men @ Capital Arts
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This exhibition consists of artwork created entirely by male artists. Most artists are local and there are a few regional artists as well. This exhibition allows viewers to explore themes on male identity and male artworks. Discover what male artists in Missouri are making through a dynamic mix of both professional and newly up-and-coming artists.

Capital Arts Trivia Nite Fundraiser! @ Avenue HQ
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

It’s that time again!!! Come on out to our annual Trivia Nite event. A cool night of hot competition benefiting Capital Arts…don’t miss it!

TIME: Friday, March 9, 2018 from 6-9pm
DOORS OPEN AT 5PM

LOCATION: Avenue HQ
621 E Capitol Ave
Jefferson City, MO 65101

PRICING:
$25.00 / Individual Ticket
$200 / Table of 8

We provide the competition, 50/50 raffle, silent auction, mulligans, light snacks & more! You bring your A-game & additional snacks…leave your worries and alcohol at home!

When reserving seating let us know if you have a team together (with a team name) OR register as individuals and join mixer tables.

Proceeds from this cool night of hot competition benefit Capital Arts. For reservations and tickets, call 573-635-8355 or email artsadmin@capitalarts.org

Mar
13
Tue
Focus on Fixed Income @ Hope Gerdes, Edward Jones
Mar 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Taking an Interest in Bonds May Help Provide Interest for Your Future. Owning investments that provide you with regular income can be a smart decision. That’s why it’s a good idea to learn how fixed-income investments such as bonds may help you to reach your financial goals. Attend our Focus on Fixed Income presentation to learn about bond characteristics and features, the relationship between interest rates and bond features, as well as how bonds may help you weather fluctuating markets.