ACES Calendar

<< Friday, March 24, 2017 >>
Event: Chick Chain Registration Due Start: 3/24/17 7:30am
Fee: End: 3/24/17 4:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 502 School Street, Eufaula County: Barbour
Contact Name: Geni Dean Phone: 334-687-5688
Event Website: Email: barbour4h@auburn.edu
Description: Please call the county office before March 24th if you are interested in participating.

Event: Chick Chain Registration Due Start: 3/24/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 3/24/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 508 14th Street, Phenix City County: Russell
Contact Name: Geni Dean Phone: 334-298-6845
Event Website: Email: russell4h@auburn.edu
Description: Please call the county office if you are interested in participating before 5 PM on March 24th.

Event: Beekeepers Workshop 101 Start: 3/24/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/24/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 2513 7th Street, Tuscaloosa County Courthouse Annex, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 County: Tuscaloosa
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-349-4630
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/tuscaloosa Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
Description: The workshop is for Individuals that are thinking about becoming a Beekeeper and the established Beekeepers who wants a refresher course.

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 3/24/17 10:00am
Fee: 130 End: 3/24/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Tallapoosa County Extension Office, 125 North Broadnax Street, Dadeville, Alabama County: Tallapoosa
Contact Name: Shane Harris Phone: 256-825-1050
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/Tallapoosa Email: aharris@aces.edu
Description: The Tallapoosa County Extension Office will again offer the Master Gardener Volunteer Program in 2017, with a starting date on Friday, February 10th. All classes will be held during the day from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the County Extension office located in Dadeville. Applications are now being accepted and will be accepted through Friday, February 5th. The fee associated with this course is $130 per person. The Alabama Master Gardener training program will consist of 13 weeks of horticulture related classes and training. The course provides more than 50 hours of classroom and hands-on instruction in horticulture and related areas. Classes taught include soils and plant nutrition; composting, plant diseases; landscape design and plant selection; weed identification and control; entomology; pesticide education, fruit culture; plant propagation; home lawn care; vegetable gardening; wildlife control, care and maintenance of landscape plants; bedding plants, and more. Courses are taught by specialists from Auburn University, Extension agents from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, fellow certified Master Gardeners, and local horticulture professionals. If you are interested in participating in any of our courses or have any questions, please contact the Tallapoosa County Extension office at 256-825-1050 or visit us online at www.aces.edu/Tallapoosa.