ACES Calendar

<< Friday, December 9, 2016 >>
Event: Beekeeping Training for Nature Plex Employees Start: 12/9/16 8:00am
Fee: End: 12/9/16 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Urban Affairs
Address: Millbrook County: Autauga
Contact Name: Phillip Carter Phone: 3347944108
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Description: Train employees on beekeeping management to properly maintain colonies at the Nature Plex. Inspect colonies for pests and diseases and treat if necessary. Teach participants on seasonal management techniques.

Event: Youth Development Kick Off Start: 12/9/16 9:00am
Fee: End: 12/9/16 10:00am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Urban Affairs
Address: Greensboro Middle School, Greensboro, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Tyrone D. Smith Phone: 3346248710
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Event: Invasive Plants and Wildlife (PLM Credits) Start: 12/9/16 9:30am
Fee: 35 End: 12/9/16 4:30pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 101 N. Doswell St., Abbeville, AL 36310 County: Henry
Contact Name: Bence Carter Phone: 334-389-4055
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Description: This program will concentrate on invasive plant ID in Alabama forests, as well as wild pig history, biology and management. Additionally, participants will be able to certify or renew their CPR certification. This program offers 6 PLM credit hours.

Event: Diabetes Empowerment Education Program Start: 12/9/16 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 12/9/16 11:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Frank J. Green Building, 415 Fifth Avenue East, Suite A, Oneonta, AL 35121 County: Blount
Contact Name: Donna Shanklin Phone: 256-200-2997
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Description: Class dates are 11/4/2016, 11/11/2016, 11/18/2016, 12/2/2016, 12/9/2016, 12/16/2016 You can receive eight hours of diabetes self-management training in your community. These classes are designed to: * Educate on how to best control blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol levels; * Empower you to establish relationships with your primary care provider; * Encourage better nutrition and regular exercise; * Encourage lifestyle changes that lead to the reduction in the number of diabetes complications ( heart disease, blindness, nerve damage, etc.) and limb amputations; and * Express the importance of developing support networks of family, friends, and existing community-based social services. These six (6) classes present information in simple medical terms and concepts using props and pictures in a way that is conducive to better understanding and make learning fun. The classes are 60- 90 minutes long. If you have diabetes or pre-diabetes this is a class that would be of benefit.

Event: Rainwater Harvesting for the Homeowner Workshop Start: 12/9/16 10:00am
Fee: $25 End: 12/9/16 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: St. Clair Farmers Federation Auditorium, Ashville, AL County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Lee Ann Clark Phone: 205-338-9416
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Description: Make and take home your own rain barrel.