ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, May 25, 2017 >>
Event: QuickBooks for Farmers Start: 5/25/17 6:00am
Fee: $25 End: 5/25/17 8:00am
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Sand Mt Research & Extension Center, 13112 Alabama Highway 68, Crossville, AL 35962 County: DeKalb
Contact Name: Robert Page Phone: 12562012465
Event Website: Email: rlp0005@aces.edu
Description: QuickBooks for Farmers is a two evening class to train farmers on using the basic features of QuickBooks Pro accounting software. The first evening will cover building a sample farm file and entering sample data. The second evening will review a completed sample farm's year-end and management reports. This allows students to see a full year of QuickBooks data.

Event: Elmore Master Gardener Helpline Start: 5/25/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 5/25/17 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: Tree Risk Assessment and Post-Storm Tree Restoration workshop Start: 5/25/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 5/25/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; 4-H & Youth Development; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Community & Workforce Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Family & Child Development; Family Resource Mngt. & Workforce Devel.; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 3346875688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: Interested in learning about what to do about your trees after a storm? This workshop will help you learn to care for your trees and detect defects in trees before the storm. Workshop will be held at the Barbour County Extension Office in Eufaula.

Event: Mastering Food Preservation Start: 5/25/17 9:30am
Fee: 30.0 End: 5/25/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1070 Shillinger Road North County: Mobile
Contact Name: Rebeca Catalena Phone: 251-574-8445
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu Email: rjc0026@auburn.edu
Description: Mastering Food Preservation Class Series. Four day series class for both beginning and experienced canners. Participants will learn the latest most up to date procedures on canning, drying, and pickling. Cost is 30.00 and seating is limited to the first 15 that register.

Event: Color Me Healthy- Brewton Start: 5/25/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 5/25/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Brewton Head Start, Belleville Ave, Brewton County: Escambia
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
Event Website: Email: bivincf@auburn.edu
Description:

Event: Smart Yards Horticulture Update: Drought and Your Yard Start: 5/25/17 1:00pm
Fee: End: 5/25/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 27115 John T. Reid Parkway Scottsboro, Al County: Jackson
Contact Name: Rhonda Britton Phone: (256) 574-2143
Event Website: Email: rcb0003@aces.edu
Description: COME JOIN US FOR A FREE CLASS WHERE YOU CAN LEARN ABOUT THE AFFECTS OF DROUGHT ON YOUR YARD, NATIVE PLANTS FOR YOUR LANDSCAPE, IRRIGATION, AND MUCH MORE!

Event: Eufaula Farmers Market Start: 5/25/17 3:00pm
Fee: End: 5/25/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Community & Workforce Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Family & Child Development; Family Resource Mngt. & Workforce Devel.; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 3346875688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: Eufaula Farmers Market downtown Eufaula on Broad Street. Every Thursday starting May 25-August 10. Call the Barbour County Extension Office for more information.

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 5/25/17 4:00pm
Fee: 125.0 End: 5/25/17 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: AL Cottage Food - Opelika Start: 5/25/17 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 5/25/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4, Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 33-749-3353
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email: johns16@aces.edu
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.