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<< Tuesday, April 25, 2017 >>
Event: 4-H Archery - Archer Archery Club Meeting Start: 4/25/17 1:30am
Fee: End: 4/25/17 3:00am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Sarah Butterworth Phone: 2515748445
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Description: All Mobile County youth between the ages of 9-18 (as of January 1, 2017) are invited to join this 4-H Archery Club. All participants must wear closed toe shoes, bring a finger-tab or archery glove, donate $5 to the "arrow fund" for the season, and enroll in 4-H. Please contact the Mobile County 4-H office if you have questions!

Event: Career Countdown Rehobeth High School 8th graders Start: 4/25/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/25/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.; Urban Affairs
Address: 1699 Ross clark Circle, Suite 4 County: Houston
Contact Name: Rosalind James Phone: 1-334-618-3421
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Description: Agent Rosalind James will conduct Career Countdown for Rehobeth High School 8th graders.

Event: Farmer Market Board Meeting Start: 4/25/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 4/25/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Hale County County: Hale
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Event: Child Care Provider Resource Affair Start: 4/25/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 4/25/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Family & Child Development
Address: Talladega County Extension Meeting Room, 132 N Court Street, Talladega, AL 35160 County: Talladega
Contact Name: Debra Ward-Family & Child Development-REA Phone: 334-750-11253
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Description: Alabama Cooperative Extension System partnering with the Cheaha Regional Head Start to share resources and education with childcare providers, parents, and caregivers. Each participant will leave with a wealth of information that will promote a quality life and the well being of the children in their communities. Vendors will be present on site and door prizes will be given. This event is FREE! Registration is required for lunch. Please call 334-750-1253 for more information.

Event: Lee County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 4/25/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 4/25/17 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)
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Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Master Gardener Helpline Start: 4/25/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/25/17 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
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Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Color Me Healthy - Future Achiever Learning Enrichment Center Start: 4/25/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/25/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 532 So Main St. Evergreen, AL County: Conecuh
Contact Name: Caroyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
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Event: Got Sugar? Help control your diabetes Start: 4/25/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/25/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education
Address: Selma Public Library - Meeting Room County: Dallas
Contact Name: Christina LeVert Phone: 334-292-1559
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Description: Free Diabetes education classes where you can find out about: Diabetes and its risks, Healthy eating and exercise, Talking with your health care team and Managing medications.

Event: ServSafe-Mobile County Start: 4/25/17 10:00am
Fee: 125 End: 4/25/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1070 Shillinger Road North County: Mobile
Contact Name: Rebecca Catalena Phone: 251-574-8445
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Description: This is a two day class April 24 and 25th. Cost/registration for the two day class is $125.00 per person paid by check or money order. Class begins at 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Please schedule your class visit at least two weeks ahead for sufficient time to study.

Event: Today's Mom- Health Services Inc. WIC Program Start: 4/25/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 4/25/17 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
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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: Spring Home Gardening Workshop Start: 4/25/17 4:00pm
Fee: $5.00 End: 4/25/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Central Alabama Farmer's Co-op - Hwy 80 W. Selma, AL County: Dallas
Contact Name: Callie Nelson Phone: 334-875-3200
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Description: Three topics that will help your garden be the shining star in your neighborhood - Home Vegetable Production, Organic Insect/Pest Control and Vegetable Disease and Control will all be covered. The cost is $5.00 and will cover a lite meal and materials.

Event: AL Cottage Food - Union Springs Start: 4/25/17 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 4/25/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Bullock County Extension Office, 21578 Hwy 82E, Union Springs, AL 36089 County: Bullock
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-738-2580
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Description: Course meeting ADPH requirement to operate as a Cottage Food Operation. Course includes specifics about the AL Cottage Food Law, identify foods that can be sold, where foods can be sold, recognize labeling requirements and food safety recommendations for the cottage food operator.

Event: Estate Planning Start: 4/25/17 5:30pm
Fee: 0.00 End: 4/25/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
Address: 202 S Highway 123 Ste D, Ozark, AL 36360 County: Dale
Contact Name: Gloria Marks Phone: 205-301-0336
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Description: Individuals and families will learn what you need to know about wills, trusts, taxes, probate and how to keep your money in your family.

Event: Farming 101: Basic Soils Start: 4/25/17 6:00pm
Fee: $50 for full course or $10 per class End: 4/25/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Houston County Extension Office County: Houston
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-329-1672
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...r/beginningfarms/ Email:
Description: The goal of this series is to help beginning or transitioning farmers make good decisions in agriculture. The classes will provide research-based information and other resources to help accomplish their goals. This complete course will cover: Basic Soils, Vegetable Production, Row Crop Production, Beekeeping, Small Fruit Production, Farm Financial Management & Resource Agencies, High Tunnel Production, Pest Management, Marketing and Value Added Products.