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Upcoming Events:
  • Subject: Minding Our Future Forum
    Time: 5:00 PM -
    Location: Kingdom Authority Ministry, 4610 Desoto Caverns Parkway, Childersburg, AL 35044
    Calendar: ACES General Administration
    09/01 - Minding Our Future Forum
  • Subject: ServSafe
    Time: 10:00 AM -
    Location: 1702 Noble St., Anniston, AL
    Calendar: ACES Food Safety & Quality
    09/09 - ServSafe
  • Subject: ServSafe
    Time: 10:00 AM -
    Location: 1702 Noble St., Anniston, AL
    Calendar: ACES Food Safety & Quality
    09/11 - ServSafe
  • Subject: AIDB Senior Services Health Fair/Seminar
    Time: 8:00 AM -
    Location: Talladega Family Life Center, Talladega, AL
    Calendar: ACES General Administration
    09/22 - AIDB Senior Services Health Fair/Seminar
  • Subject: Servsafe - St Clair County
    Time: 9:00 AM -
    Location: St Clair County Extension Office in Pell City in the Courthouse
    Calendar: ACES Food Safety & Quality
    10/01 - Servsafe - St Clair County
  • Subject: ServSafe
    Time: 10:00 AM -
    Location: 112 Main St., Wedowee (ALFA Building)
    Calendar: ACES Food Safety & Quality
    Event Website
    10/06 - ServSafe
  • Subject: North Region Forestry Field Day/Landowner Tour
    Time: 8:45 AM - 1:45 PM
    Location: 7851 County Road 35, Bremen, Al
    Calendar: ACES Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
    Event Website
    10/08 - North Region Forestry Field Day/Landowner Tour
  • Subject: Servsafe - St Clair County
    Time: 9:00 AM -
    Location: St Clair County Extension Office in Pell City in the Courthouse
    Calendar: ACES Food Safety & Quality
    10/08 - Servsafe - St Clair County
  • Subject: ServSafe
    Time: 10:00 AM -
    Location: 112 Main St., Wedowee (ALFA Building)
    Calendar: ACES Food Safety & Quality
    Event Website
    10/08 - ServSafe
  • Subject: Lunch and Learn - Japanese Garden of Mobile
    Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Location: 1070 Schillinger Road North, Mobile, AL 36608
    Calendar: ACES Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
    10/19 - Lunch and Learn - Japanese Garden of Mobile


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Talladega County Extension Office

Talladega County Extension staff
Meet the Staff  &  Directions
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wanda Jurriaans
County Extension Coordinator
130 N. Court St.
Talladega, AL 35160
Phone: (256) 362-6187
Fax: (256) 362-4506

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About Talladega County

Talladega County was created in 1892 from land ceded by the Creek Indians near the state's geographic center. The county seat was established at Talladega in 1834.

The county's population is more than 81,000, with 32 percent black, 65.7 percent white and 2.3 percent hispanics and other. Most residents over age 25 have completed 11 years of schooling. Talladega County has eight elementary schools, three middle schools, eight high schools, one two-year colleges and one four-year college.

Tourist attractions include Talladega Super Speedway, the biggest motorsports track in the world, portions of Mt. Cheaha State Park and Desoto Caverns.

Principal agricultural products in Talladega County include cotton, soybeans and corn. Major companies include U.S. Alliance, Honda Manufacturing and Pursell Industries.

The Extension office has four full-time employees. Active programs include Master Gardener, Human Nutrition Diet & Healthy, Nutrition Education, Community Resource Development and the 4-H Program.

City of Talladega website

 
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