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<< Tuesday, May 9, 2017 >>
Event: 4-H Archery - Archer Archery Club Meeting Start: 5/9/17 1:30am
Fee: End: 5/9/17 3:00am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Sarah Butterworth Phone: 2515748445
Event Website: Email: sfb0010@aces.edu
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: Friends of the Forest Start: 5/9/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 5/9/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Darrue Sharpe Phone:
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Event: Master Gardener Volunteer Meeting Start: 5/9/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 5/9/17 9:00am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 508 14th street County: Russell
Contact Name: Jennifer Davidson Phone: 3342986845
Event Website: Email: jenniferd@auburn.edu
Description: Join Russell Master Gardeners as they learn about gardening and volunteer opportunities in Russell County.

Event: Agronomic Crops Webinar Start: 5/9/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 5/9/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: online webinar at: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196 County: Online
Contact Name: Kathy Flanders Phone:
Event Website: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196 Email: flandkl@auburn.edu
Description: Timely information on agronomic crops presented via webinar. Topics for May include Installing soil moisture probes Brandon Dillard Farm Bill/Washington Update WIlliam Birdsong Sugarcane aphid update Alana Jacobson Scouting for important insects: cotton Tim Reed Irrigation scheduling for cotton, corn, peanuts, soybeans, including when to cut it off for corn Anis Bouselmi Economics of irrigation sensor utilization Jessica Kelton

Event: Lee County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 5/9/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 5/9/17 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)
Event Website: Email: mgcahh@aces.edu
Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Master Gardener Helpline Start: 5/9/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 5/9/17 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
Event Website: Email: mgcahh@aces.edu
Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Winston County 4-H Round Up Start: 5/9/17 9:00am
Fee: 0 End: 5/9/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 23415 Highway 195 Double Springs, AL 35553 County: Winston
Contact Name: Kerri Roberts Phone: 205.489.5376
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/Winston Email: roberk5@aces.edu
Description: 4-H County Round Up for school club winners.

Event: Color Me Healthy - Future Achiever Learning Enrichment Center Start: 5/9/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 5/9/17 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
Event Website: Email: bivincf@auburn.edu
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Event: ServSafe- Monroe County Start: 5/9/17 10:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 5/9/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 334 Agriculture Dr. Suite 104 County: Monroe
Contact Name: Rebeca Catalena Phone: 251-234-1050
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email: rjc0026@auburn.edu
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: 5/9/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 5/9/17 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: Tomato Grafting Workshop Start: 5/9/17 10:00am
Fee: $ 5.00 per person End: 5/9/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: 3200 A West Meighan Blvd Gadsden Al 35904 County: Etowah
Contact Name: Eric Schavey Phone: 256-547-7936
Event Website: Email: ets0003@aces.edu
Description: Learn how to successfully graft tomatoes. Presentation and hands-on training by Dr. Chip East and local extension Agents.

Event: Getting Dirty at the Library Start: 5/9/17 11:00am
Fee: End: 5/9/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 1109 W. Market Street County: Limestone
Contact Name: Chris Becker Phone: 256-232-5510
Event Website: Email: cmb0034@aces.edu
Description: Gardening series at the Athens Limestone Library

Event: Central Alabama Master Gardener Lunch and Learn (Elmore) Start: 5/9/17 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 5/9/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka, AL County: Elmore
Contact Name: Elmore County Extension Office Phone: 334-567-6301
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/elmore Email: jones57@aces.edu
Description: LUNCH & LEARN 2017 2ND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Elmore County Extension Office 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka 36092 10 January Monthly Gardening at a Glance 14 February Pruning Pointers 14 March Gardening without Injury 11 April Backyard Tomatoes 9 May Propagating Plants 13 June Hydrangeas 11 July Name that Tree- Tree Identification 8 August Preserving your Garden's Bounty 12 September Fall Gardening and Harvest 10 October Sweet & Sour Facts of Citrus 14 November Holiday Plants & Forcing Bulbs 12 December Orchids

Event: AGCG 4-H Club Meeting Start: 5/9/17 3:30pm
Fee: End: 5/9/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Angie Hunt Phone: 2515748445
Event Website: Email: angelahunt233@comcast.net
Description: AGCG (Alabama Gulf Coast Guardians) 4-H club is a community based club which accepts all children 5-18. We do science based activities, community service, leadership, and have lots of fun!!

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 5/9/17 4:00pm
Fee: 125.0 End: 5/9/17 8:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 183 S.W. Davidson Drive, Suit A, Centreville, AL 35042 County: Bibb
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-926-4310
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/Bibb 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: Parks and Rec Meeting Start: 5/9/17 5:00pm
Fee: End: 5/9/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Greensboro, AL County: Hale
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Event: Farming 101: Small Scale Vegetable Production Start: 5/9/17 6:00pm
Fee: $50 for full course or $10 per class End: 5/9/17 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: lee0003@aces.edu
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.

Event: Summer Camp Meeting Start: 5/9/17 6:00pm
Fee: End: 5/9/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Tom Harbin Ag Center County: Crenshaw
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