ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, June 13, 2017 >>
Event: Exploring Our Living Streams Educator's Workshop Start: 6/13/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 6/13/17 9:00am
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: Weeks Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve 11401 US Highway 98 Fairhope, AL 36532 County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Mona Dominguez Phone: 8888444785
Event Website: http://www.alabam...ucator-workshops/ Email: srs0013@auburn.edu
Description: See event website for registration fees and details.

Event: Fish Camp Start: 6/13/17 8:00am
Fee: yes End: 6/13/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; 4-H & Youth Development; Aquatic Resources; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: 203 Swingle Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849 County: Lee
Contact Name: David Cline Phone: 334-844-2874
Event Website: http://www.auburn...programs/fish.htm Email: clinedj@auburn.edu
Description: The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) and Auburn University Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures Department are offering Fish Camp-"five days of intense fun and hands-on activities blended into a creative learning experience that provides the broadest possible exposure to natural resource careers with an emphasis on aquaculture, fisheries, and aquatic ecology. This camp involves a lot of field/outdoor activity and is a great opportunity to learn from Auburn's renowned fisheries, aquaculture, and aquatic ecology professionals. The camp is open to high school students age 15-18. Students will have the opportunity to make their own lures, fish for a trophy size bass in the AU fisheries research ponds, kayak in the Coosa River, seine a fish pond, see flying carp, and much more. Students will experience an amazing campus-life in this one week program full of evening social and recreational activities. Camp participants will have 24/7 counselor supervision.

Event: Master Gardener Volunteer Meeting Start: 6/13/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 6/13/17 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: Cotton and Soybean Pest Management/Scouting Short Course Start: 6/13/17 8:30am
Fee: None End: 6/13/17 3:30pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: 9494 Experimental Loop, Madison, AL 35756 County: Winston
Contact Name: Tim Reed Phone: 256-627-3450
Event Website: Email: reedtim@auburn.edu
Description: Extension personnel will discuss insect and weed management in cotton and soybeans. Insect pest information will include descriptions, biology, economic thresholds and management options. Weed identification and management options will be covered. State pesticide points and 5.5 CCA points in the pest management category will be provided.

Event: June 2017 Agronomic Crops Webinar Start: 6/13/17 9:00am
Fee: free End: 6/13/17 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 topics on agronomic crops: Common Corn Diseases , Austin Hagan; Applying Growth Regulators to Cotton, Trey Cutts; Management of Other Sorghum Insect Pests, Kathy Flanders; Kudzu Bug Update, Tim Reed; Calcium (gypsum) in peanuts, Kris Balkcom; Determining the best time to harvest corn: what factors affect the decision? Erik Larson, Mississipppi State University

Event: Lee County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 6/13/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 6/13/17 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: 6/13/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 6/13/17 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: ServSafe - Eufaula Start: 6/13/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 6/13/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Barbour County Extension Office, 525 School St., Eufaula, AL 36027 County: Barbour
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-687-5688
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email: johns16@aces.edu
Description: Food Safety Certification for food permit holders meeting the ADPH requirements. Class size limited to first 20 registered. Pre-registration is required.

Event: ServSafe Training Start: 6/13/17 10:00am
Fee: $125 unless pay online then cost is $120 End: 6/13/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Pike County Extension Office, 306 South Three Notch Street in Troy. County: Pike
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone: 334-714-1248
Event Website: Email: huttobf@auburn.edu
Description: Food Safety training for food permit holders in Pike and surrounding areas.

Event: Today's Mom- Health Services Inc. WIC Program Start: 6/13/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 6/13/17 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: Getting Dirty at the Library Start: 6/13/17 11:00am
Fee: End: 6/13/17 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: Right Bite Diabetes Educatoin Start: 6/13/17 11:00am
Fee: Free End: 6/13/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 819 Cook Ave. NW Ste 106 County: Madison
Contact Name: Shonda A. Miller Phone: 2564268444
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: sam0059@aces.edu
Description: The Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School shows people affected by diabetes, especially type 2 diabetes, how to enjoy healthy food while controlling their diabetes. It provides excellent information that will help anyone preparing food to control diabetes, high blood pressure or any other chronic disease

Event: Central Alabama Master Gardener Lunch and Learn (Elmore) Start: 6/13/17 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 6/13/17 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: Rite Bite (Diabetic Class) Start: 6/13/17 2:00pm
Fee: $10:00 End: 6/13/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 600S 7th ST Suite 4 County: Lee
Contact Name: Helen Jones Phone: 334-749-3353
Event Website: Email:
Description: 6 week diabetic class

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 6/13/17 4:00pm
Fee: 125.0 End: 6/13/17 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: Farming 101: Marketing and Value Added Products Start: 6/13/17 6:00pm
Fee: $50 for full course or $10 per class End: 6/13/17 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.