ACES Calendar

<< Saturday, April 8, 2017 >>
Event: Recreational Pond Management Seminar - Wiregrass Area Start: 4/8/17 8:30am
Fee: 15 End: 4/8/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; 4-H & Youth Development; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Lake Simmie - 1958 County Road 4423, Brundidge, AL 36010 County: Pike
Contact Name: Bence Carter Phone: 334-389-4055
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Description: This workshop will focus in-depth on the management strategies for recreational fish ponds. Participants will be exposed to information and techniques to properly manage fish ponds for good fishing, controlling aquatic vegetation, and managing nuisance wildlife around the pond. Participants are also invited to bring a water sample and/or a weed sample for identification and testing. Lunch will be provided. Please call the Pike County Extension Office (334-566-0985) to pre-register for this seminar.

Event: Recreational Pond Management Workshop Start: 4/8/17 8:30am
Fee: $15 End: 4/8/17 2:30pm
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources
Address: Lake Simmie 1958 County Road 4423 Brundidge, AL County: Crenshaw
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Description: This event has been CANCELLED due to lack of interest.

Event: Alabama Water Watch Water Chemistry Monitoring Workshop Start: 4/8/17 9:00am
Fee: 0 End: 4/8/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 559 Devall Drive County: Lee
Contact Name: Alabama Water Watch Phone: 3348449228
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Event: KidsCope Parenting Class Start: 4/8/17 9:00am
Fee: *$20.00 if preregistered End: 4/8/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Family & Child Development
Address: Cullman County Extension Office, 402 Arnold Street NE, Suite G-1, Cullman, AL 35055 County: Cullman
Contact Name: Raydonna Sims Phone: 256-737-9386
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Description: The Cullman Circuit Court has mandated that all divorcing parents of minor children must attend one KidsCope parenting session that will last approximately two hours. *FEE: $20 per person if applications and payment are received by the Cullman County Extension Office prior to the session. A late fee of $5.00 will be charged if you pay at the time of the session. FEE MUST BE PAID BY MONEY ORDER OR CASH ONLY--NO LARGE BILLS OR CHECKS WILL BE ACCEPTED

Event: Mobile County 4-H Showcase and Competition Day Start: 4/8/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 4/8/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Sarah Butterworth Phone: 2515748445
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...unties/Mobile.php Email:
Description: This fun family day is an opportunity for young people to experience a variety of 4-H clubs and activities. Some of the 4-H Clubs demonstrating their club specialties are Alabama Gulf Coast Guardians, Archery, Animal Science, McDavid-Jones Clubs, Poultry Club/Chick Chain, and more. PLUS.. 4-H'ers can bring their competitive events project to enter. More details on available competitive event categories can be found at the Mobile County 4-H website.

Event: Native Azalea Plant Sale 2017 by Lee Co Master Gardener Start: 4/8/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 4/8/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Dean Road Recreation Center, 307 S. Dean Rd. Auburn. County: Lee
Contact Name: Lee Co Extension Phone: 334-749-3353
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Description: Native Azalea Plant Sale 2017 The Lee County Master Gardeners Association will be hosting a native azalea plant sale, as well as companion plants, April 8, 9am to 1pm, at the Dean Road Recreation Center, 307 S. Dean Rd. Auburn. The inventory of plants has been expanded due to increased interest in the sale. Native plants grew here prior to the arrival of Europeans in North America and generally require less care and maintenance and they contribute to maintaining our native ecosystem. Master Gardeners will be available to answer questions and offer suggestions. The LCMGA supports the Auburn-Opelika community by offering a variety of garden related programs and workshops for the public. The association also maintains several community demonstration gardens. Visit the LCMGA website at and become a Friend of Lee County Master Gardeners.

Event: The Spring Green Up: Forage Focus Field Day Start: 4/8/17 9:30am
Fee: free; but please RSVP to Clay County ACES Office ( End: 4/8/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: event location: Clay County Stockyard, 1050 Airport Rd, Ashland, AL 36251 County: Clay
Contact Name: Sarah Dickinson Phone: 256-537-0024
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Description: A Forage Focus Field Day will help producers with pasture management strategies following drought. Weed control, pasture assessment, pasture renovation, grazing strategies, and soil fertility and health will be discussed through presentations, a pasture walk, and a pasture health rainfall demonstration.