ACES Calendar

<< Wednesday, March 22, 2017 >>
Event: Scale Back Alabama Weekly Weigh-In Start: 3/22/17 7:45am
Fee: Free End: 3/22/17 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: Career Countdown Northview High School for 12th graders Start: 3/22/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/22/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; Family Resource Mngt. & Workforce Devel.; Urban Affairs
Address: 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Suite 4, Dothan, Alabma 36301 County: Houston
Contact Name: Rosalind James Phone: 1-334-618-3421
Event Website: Email: jamesrr@aces.edu
Description: Agent James will conduct Career Countdown for Northview High School for 300 12th graders . This is a career development money management program , a real world experience.

Event: Houston County Master Gardener Course Start: 3/22/17 8:00am
Fee: $135 End: 3/22/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan, AL 36301 County: Houston
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-794-4108
Event Website: Email: lee0003@aces.edu
Description: Master Gardener Volunteer Training classes will be held at the Houston County Extension Office taught by Auburn University and Extension Specialist, Regional Extension Agents, and Certified Master Gardeners. Subject matter will include plant nutrition, plant id, turfgrass, landscape management, landscape design, entomology, plant diseases, vegetable gardening, home fruit production, and more. Fifty hours of volunteer service is required to become a Certified Master Gardener.Please call the Extension office for more information or an application form. The deadline for application is January 2nd, 2017.

Event: Autauga County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 3/22/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 3/22/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Autauga
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: Master Gardener Course Start: 3/22/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 3/22/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
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 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: ServSafe - Wetumpka Start: 3/22/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 3/22/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Elmore County Extension Office, 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka, AL 36092 County: Elmore
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-567-6301
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email: johns16@aces.edu
Description: Food Safety Certification for food permit holders meeting the ADPH requirements. Class size limited to first 20 registered. Pre-registration is required.

Event: Alabama Master Gardener Volunteer Training - Calhoun Start: 3/22/17 9:30am
Fee: End: 3/22/17 2:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Calhoun
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Event: Infant Safety for Kids and Kin Start: 3/22/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/22/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Friends of the MOWA, McIntosh County: Washington
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: 251-87-7760
Event Website: Email: bivincf@auburn.edu
Description: Covers all aspects of Infant Safety

Event: ServSafe/ Henry County Start: 3/22/17 10:00am
Fee: $125 (online pay $120) End: 3/22/17 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: 3/22/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 3/22/17 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: Senior Computer and Smart Technology Classes Start: 3/22/17 1:00pm
Fee: NA End: 3/22/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development
Address: 4131 Hwy 14, Millbrook AL County: Elmore
Contact Name: Katrina Mitchell Phone: 334-567-6301
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/elmore Email: mitchk1@aces.edu
Description: Basic Computer Skills; Internet Safety; Basics of Smart Technology -" Phones & Tablets; Social Media and Recreational Applications