ACES Calendar

<< Wednesday, May 3, 2017 >>
Event: Alabama Invasive Plant 15th Annual Conference Start: 5/3/17 8:00am
Fee: $55 End: 5/3/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Betty Carol Graham Technology Center, 1675 Cherokee Rd, Alexander City County: Tallapoosa
Contact Name: Nancy Loewenstein Phone: 334-844-1061
Event Website: https://www.event...ckets-32405578959 Email:
Description: This one day meeting will include indoor talks in the morning followed by outdoor field stations in the afternoon. It will be of interest to a wide range of people including foresters and other natural resource managers, horticultural professionals and Government agency personnel. The focus of this year's meeting is invasive plant control for habitat restoration, with closer looks at chinaberry, wisteria and kudzu control, as well as how to use herbicides effectively and an update on the revised certificate standards for pesticide applicators. An invasive plant ID challenge will be held again this year, with prizes to the top scorers. The meeting has been approved for the following CEUs:5 Cat 1 CFE, 5 PLM, and 6 CCA. Pesticide recertification points have been applied for ... and should be posted soon.

Event: DIABETES Education Start: 5/3/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 5/3/17 9:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: County: DeKalb
Contact Name: Shonda Miller Phone: 256-426-8444
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Description: Diabetes Education

Event: Exploring Our Living Streams Educator's Workshop Start: 5/3/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 5/3/17 9:00am
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: 892 Four H Rd, Columbiana, AL 35051 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Mona Dominguez Phone: 8888444785
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Description: See event website for registration fees and details.

Event: Autauga County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 5/3/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 5/3/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Master Gardener Helpline Phone: 1-877-ALA-GROW
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Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Choctaw Co. Canning class Start: 5/3/17 9:00am
Fee: 5.0 End: 5/3/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Choctaw County Extension Office Butler, AL County: Choctaw
Contact Name: Alice Moore Phone: 334 216 0738
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Description: We will cover when to use a water bath canner or a pressure canner, where to find canning recipes, and the equipment needed for canning. Bring your pressure canner cover and have your dial gauge checked for accuracy.

Event: Capital City Lunch and Learn Program (Montgomery) Start: 5/3/17 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 5/3/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 1018 Madison Avenue, Montgomery AL County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Montgomery County Extension Office Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: http://www.aces.e... Email:
Description: LUNCH & LEARN 2017 1ST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Armory Learning Arts Center 1018 Madison Avenue, Montgomery 36104 4 January What is a Master Gardener? 1 February Making my Garden Organic 1 March Planting your Summer Garden 5 April Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes! 3 May Herbs - Growing, Drying, & Storing 7 June Selecting & Caring for Roses 5 July Name that Tree 2 August Water Wisely- Drip Irrigation 6 September Fall Gardening for Spring Color 4 October Backyard Varmints 1 November Papercrete 6 December Houseplants

Event: Canning and Gardening Workshop/Covington County Start: 5/3/17 1:00pm
Fee: 5 End: 5/3/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Covington County Extension Office, 23952 Alabama Hwy 55, Andalusia County: Covington
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone: 334-714-1248
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Description: Pickling and Gardening Workshop