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<< Wednesday, November 1, 2017 >>
Event: Marion County 4-H Sweet Potato Fundraiser Start: 11/1/17 7:30am
Fee: $20 End: 11/1/17 3:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 372 7th Avenue SW County: external
Contact Name: Rebecca Danley Phone: 2059213551
Event Website: http://offices.ac...otato-fundraiser/ Email: rgd0007@aces.edu
Description: Fall is in the air! Support Marion County 4-Her's by placing your Sweet Potato Pre-Order by November 1st! Your order will be ready for pick up November 16th-17th (just in time for Thanksgiving) at the Marion County Extension Office. Call or email the 4-H Agent with questions. (205)921-3551 or rgd0007@aces.edu You can download an order form here: http://offices.aces.edu/marion/2017-4-h-sweet-potato-fundraiser/

Event: 4-H Citizenship Washington Focus Applications Open Start: 11/1/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 11/1/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Statewide County: online
Contact Name: Joy Scott Phone: 205-612-2790
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: maxwesj@aces.edu
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Event: Alabama National Fair Start: 11/1/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 11/11/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Montgomery,AL County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Molly Gregg Phone: 334-750-3603
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: greggmh@aces.edu
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Event: National 4-H Conference Applications Open Start: 11/1/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 11/1/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Statewide County: online
Contact Name: Joy Scott Phone: 205-612-2790
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: maxwesj@aces.edu
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Event: Produce Safety Alliance Training Start: 11/1/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 11/1/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Farm Center Building 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Suite 4 Dothan, AL County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Charlotte Countryman Phone: 334-693-2363
Event Website: Email: countcg@auburn.edu
Description: Lunch will be provided! The trainers will spend approxi-mately seven hours of instruction time covering content contained in these seven modules  Intro to Produce Safety  Worker Health, Hygiene & Training  Soil Amendments  Wildlife, Domesticated Animals, & Land Use  Agricultural Water (Part 1 Produc-tion Water, Part 2 Postharvest Wa-ter)  Post Harvest Handling & Sanitation  How to develop a farm food safety plan

Event: Alabama's Antropods (Naturalist Program) Start: 11/1/17 9:00am
Fee: 30.00 End: 11/1/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Landmark Park Dothan, AL County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Bence Carter Phone: 334-389-4055
Event Website: Email: jbc0057@aces.edu
Description: The Alabama Master Naturalist Program is offering its first training in the Wiregrass Region of Alabama starting in October, 2017 and ending in March, 2018. This is a statewide program whose goal is to help promote awareness, understanding, and respect of Alabama's natural world among Alabama's citizens and visitors. In addition, the AMN program strives to develop a statewide corps of wellinformed volunteers providing education, outreach, and service dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within their communities.

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 11/1/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 11/1/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 54 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-669-6763
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/shelby Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
Description: The Alabama Master Gardener Program is a volunteer training program by which the Alabama Cooperative Extension System expands its outreach mission to the citizens of Alabama. This program represents an effective partnership between the land-grant universities of this state and motivated volunteers interested in educating their communities with research-based information. Master Gardeners are trained volunteers that offer the local community Reliable, Relevant and Reachable gardening information and education opportunities

Event: Master Gardener Program Start: 11/1/17 9:00am
Fee: 130.00 End: 11/1/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Community & Workforce Development
Address: 132 North Court Street County: external
Contact Name: Dani Carroll Phone: 256-458-6043
Event Website: http://offices.ac...gardener-program/ Email:
Description: Join other gardeners for a 13 week volunteer training program. Subjects include botany, vegetable gardening, soils, propagation, disease and insect identification and much more.

Event: Capital City Lunch and Learn Program (Montgomery) Start: 11/1/17 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 11/1/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 1018 Madison Avenue, Montgomery AL County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Montgomery County Extension Office Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: http://www.aces.e... capcitymga.org Email: jones57@aces.edu
Description: LUNCH & LEARN 2017 1ST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Armory Learning Arts Center 1018 Madison Avenue, Montgomery 36104 4 January What is a Master Gardener? 1 February Making my Garden Organic 1 March Planting your Summer Garden 5 April Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes! 3 May Herbs - Growing, Drying, & Storing 7 June Selecting & Caring for Roses 5 July Name that Tree 2 August Water Wisely- Drip Irrigation 6 September Fall Gardening for Spring Color 4 October Backyard Varmints 1 November Papercrete 6 December Houseplants