ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, April 27, 2017 >>
Event: Career Countdown Rehobeth High School 8th graders Start: 4/27/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/27/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; Family Resource Mngt. & Workforce Devel.; Urban Affairs
Address: 1699 Ross Clark Circle Suite 4 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 Rehobeth High School 8th graders on April 27, 2017. This is a career development ad money management program about the real world.

Event: Food Entrepreneur Conference Start: 4/27/17 8:00am
Fee: 150 End: 4/27/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 201 Poultry Science Bldg County: Lee
Contact Name: Dr. Jean Weese Phone: 334-844-3269
Event Website: Email: weesesj@auburn.edu
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Event: Water Festival: Wondrous Water Start: 4/27/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 4/27/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Darrue Sharpe Phone:
Event Website: Email:
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Event: Beef Quality Assurance Training Start: 4/27/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 4/27/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: See event website for locations County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Phone:
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...omingPrograms.php Email:
Description: Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) is a nationally coordinated, state implemented program that provides education and training for cattle producers about good animal husbandry and management.

Event: Elmore Master Gardener Helpline Start: 4/27/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/27/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Elmore
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: Home Lawn Workshop Start: 4/27/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 4/27/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 2765 East State Hwy. 52 Hartford, AL 36344 County: Geneva
Contact Name: Gavin Mauldin Phone: 334-684-2484
Event Website: Email: gpm0006@aces.edu
Description: TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED: MOWING, TURF SELECTION, FERTILIZATION, WEED CONTROL, IRRIGATION, INSECTS, AND DISEASE. The home Lawn program is open to the public! Please call the Extension office for more details and registration.

Event: Montgomery County Master Gardener Course Start: 4/27/17 9:00am
Fee: 150 End: 4/27/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 5340 Atlanta Highway, Montgomery AL County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Mallory Kelley Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: Email: jones57@aces.edu
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Event: Color Me Healthy - Evergreen Head Start Start: 4/27/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/27/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Evergreen Head Start Center, Hwy 31 Evergreen County: Conecuh
Contact Name: Caroyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
Event Website: Email: bivincf@auburn.edu
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Event: Making your Money Count Start: 4/27/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 4/27/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Family Resource Mngt. & Workforce Devel.; Community & Workforce Development
Address: 600S 7th ST Suite 4 opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Lee CO Ext. Phone: 3347493353
Event Website: Email: vwy0001@auburn.edu
Description: Making your Money Count- Budgeting Workshop on Decision Making and Communication, Credit, Spending Plan, Banking/Power Plan. Join us at the Lee County Extension Office, Thursday, April 20th and 27th, from 10AM -" 12PM for this financial workshop. Please call 334-749-3353 for registration. Dairy U Returns to Auburn University AUBURN, Ala. -" Dairy U is returning to the campus of Auburn University for a day of learning and fun. Dairy U is an educational, hands-on workshop for youth that introduces them to the world of dairy cattle. The event will be held Saturday, April 22, at the Auburn Beef Teaching Unit from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Event: Upper Coastal Plain Agricultural Research Center BQA Training Start: 4/27/17 2:00pm
Fee: None End: 4/27/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: County: Marion
Contact Name: Soren Rodning Phone: 334-329-1665
Event Website: http://www.bamabeef.org/bqa Email: rodnisp@auburn.edu
Description: Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) is a nationally coordinated, state implemented program that provides education and training for cattle producers about good animal husbandry and management. The goal of BQA is to help producers raise cattle under the best management and environmental conditions possible. The training is practical and based on scientific knowledge. BQA guidelines are also designed to ensure all beef consumers can trust and have confidence in the entire beef industry. Participants in this BQA training will have the opportunity to engage in four interactive rotations to learn about: 1. different options for animal identification and record keeping, as well as how to most effectively manage the data recorded for improved herd production and profitability 2. how to evaluate brood cows every year based on 'Seven Quality Checks' 3. safe livestock handling and hauling 4. how to administer all animal health products to beef cattle

Event: Growing Tomatoes, A Beginner's Guide Start: 4/27/17 5:30pm
Fee: none End: 4/27/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: 119 Commerce Street, Greenville, Al County: Butler
Contact Name: Beeland Park Phone: 334.382.5111
Event Website: Email: mcquegj@aces.edu
Description: Come join us for this Alabama Extension program: A Beginner's Guide to Growing tomatoes. Topics covered: Basics of Growing Tomatoes, Varieties, Managing Pests, and Beneficial Insects.

Event: Mobile County 4-H Animal Science Club Meeting Start: 4/27/17 6:00pm
Fee: End: 4/27/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Denise Anderson Phone: 2515748445
Event Website: Email: cda0019@auburn.edu
Description: 4-Her's that participate in Animal projects have the opportunity to develop life-skills such as responsibility, animal care, management and knowledge, money and time management, as well as goal setting and leadership skills. The Mobile County Animal Science Club includes lessons and projects for a variety of livestock.

Event: Pasture Recovery Options after the Drought Start: 4/27/17 6:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 4/27/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: 1526 Chesnut Bypass, Centre AL County: Etowah
Contact Name: Landon Marks Phone: 256-927-3250
Event Website: Email: mlm0013@auburn.edu
Description: This meeting will be a presentation of strategies to help with post-drought pasture recovery with topics such as: Impacts on Cool Season Annuals; Responses on Perennial Grass Pastures; Management with Recovery in Mind; Potential Animal Impacts from Drought

Event: Pig Pen Meeting Start: 4/27/17 6:00pm
Fee: End: 4/27/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Pike County Extension Office County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Crenshaw County Extension Office Phone: 334-335-6312
Event Website: Email:
Description: Meeting for the parents and kids who signed up for the 2017 Pig Pen club.