ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, March 21, 2017 >>
Event: Scale Back Alabama Weekly Weigh-In Start: 3/21/17 7:45am
Fee: Free End: 3/21/17 7:53am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 13999 AL Hwy 22, Rockford, AL 35136 County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes, CEC Phone: 256-377-4713
Event Website: Email: sah0008@aces.edu
Description: Scale Back Alabama (SBA) free statewide weight loss program designed to encourage Alabamians to get healthy and to have fun while doing it. This is the final week of weigh-in, March 15-22nd.

Event: Infant Safety 2017 K&K Start: 3/21/17 8:00am
Fee: N/A End: 3/21/17 10:00am
Calendar(s): Family & Child Development
Address: County: Chilton
Contact Name: Sallie Hooker Phone: 334875-3200
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu Email: hookesl@aces.edu
Description: Covers aspects of infant safety

Event: Northview High School Career Countdown 9th Graders Start: 3/21/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/21/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; Family Resource Mngt. & Workforce Devel.; Urban Affairs
Address: 1699 Ross Clark Circle Suite 4 Dothan, Alabama County: Houston
Contact Name: Rosalind James Phone: 1-334-618-3421
Event Website: Email: jamesrr@aces.edu
Description: Career Countdown will be conducted at Northview High School for approximately 300 9th graders.

Event: Lee County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 3/21/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 3/21/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Lee
Contact Name: Master Gardener Helpline Phone: 1-877-ALA-GROW (toll Free)
Event Website: Email: mgcahh@aces.edu
Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Master Gardener Helpline Start: 3/21/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/21/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 600 S 7th ST Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Master Gardener Helpline Phone: 1-877-ALA-GROW
Event Website: Email: mgcahh@aces.edu
Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Private Pesticide Applicator Training & Test Start: 3/21/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/21/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture
Address: Gulf Coast REC: Hwy 104, Fairhope, AL County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Kelly Palmer Phone: (251)937-7176
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/anr/pesticidemgt Email: ridleka@aces.edu
Description: Provide private applicator training followed by proctored exam. For those seeking to renew of obtain a private pesticide applicators license.

Event: Beginning Beekeeping Workshop Start: 3/21/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/21/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 504 First Avenue, Suite A, Clanton AL 35046-0030 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-280-6268
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/chilton 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: Diabetes Education Classes Start: 3/21/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/21/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Nutrition Education Program
Address: Selma Public Library - 1103 Selma Avenue - Selma, Alabama 36701 County: Dallas
Contact Name: Callie Nelson Phone: 334-875-3200 or 334-292-1559
Event Website: Email: nelsoc3@auburn.edu
Description: Free diabetes education classes for those recently diagnosed with diabetes, prediabetes, care givers and family members. Eight hours of diabetes self-management training will be held at the Selma Public Library each Tuesday morning beginning March 21st, March 28, April 4, 11, 18 and 25th from 10:00-11:30 a.m. To register or for more information please call 334-875-3200 or 334-292-1559.

Event: ServSafe/ Henry County Start: 3/21/17 10:00am
Fee: $125 (online pay $120) End: 3/21/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Henry County Extension Office, 101 North Doswell Street in Abbeville. County: Henry
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone: 334-714-1248
Event Website: Email: huttobf@auburn.edu
Description: ServSafe Managers Training for food permit holders.

Event: Today's Mom- Health Services Inc. WIC Program Start: 3/21/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 3/21/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program
Address: 2101 Chestnut Street Montgomery, AL 36106 County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Jennifer Pinkard Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: jap0033@aces.edu
Description: Today's Mom is comprised of a series of six lessons, each containing clearly stated goals. Each lesson consists of verbal and written instructions along with interactive activities designed to help moms-to-be learn to make healthy diet and physical activity choices for themselves and their babies. Today's Mom lessons are designed for ease of preparation and implementation. Lessons are scripted to make delivery easy. Accompanying materials reinforce lesson concepts and make learning about healthy eating simple and fun. Each lesson includes hands-on activities, recipes, and more. Activities reinforce concepts in ways that are fun and interactive.

Event: Cottage Food Law Food Safety Class Start: 3/21/17 3:00pm
Fee: $25.00 End: 3/21/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: St. Clair County Extension Office, 1815 Cogswell Avenue, Suite 103/BO4, Pell City, AL 35125 County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Angela Treadaway Phone: 205-338-9416
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/StClair Email: treadas@auburn.edu
Description: Please register online at www.aces.edu/foodsafety

Event: Equine Pasture and Grazing Management Start: 3/21/17 6:00pm
Fee: $5; RSVP to Chambers County Extension Office 334-8 End: 3/21/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Animal Science & Forages
Address: event location: Chambers County Farmers Federation Building, 1006 Avenue A SE, Lafayette, AL County: Chambers
Contact Name: Sarah Dickinson Phone: 256-537-0024
Event Website: Email: sed0029@aces.edu
Description: A kick-off meeting for The Equine Forage and Pasture Series in Chambers County. This meeting will discuss pasture management and grazing strategies that will increase the quantity and quality of grazing available to your horses.

Event: Farming 101 - Value Added Products - Baked Goods/Cottage Food Law and Jams/Jellies Start: 3/21/17 6:00pm
Fee: 10.00 End: 3/21/17 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1070 Schillinger Road North, Mobile, AL 36608 County: external
Contact Name: Diane Anthony Phone: 2516563835
Event Website: Email: jda0002@aces.edu
Description: The series is to help beginning or transitioning farmers make good decisions in choosing which agriculture enterprise they are best suited and capable of developing and to provide them with research based information and other resources to help accomplish their goals. Pre-registration is required. 251-574-8445

Event: Recreational Pond Management Workshop Start: 3/21/17 6:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 3/21/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: 175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D Brewton, AL 36426-8149 County: Escambia
Contact Name: Anthony Wiggins Phone: (251) 867-7760
Event Website: Email: wiggia1@aces.edu
Description: A discussion of management strategies for ponds and lakes. Bring a water sample and/or a weed sample for identification and testing.