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<< Thursday, June 22, 2017 >>
Event: Dekalb County Master Gardener Training Start: 6/22/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 6/22/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: DeKalb
Contact Name: Eric Schavey Phone: 256-504-0351
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Event: Right Bite - Bullock County Start: 6/22/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 6/22/17 9:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 166 Railroad Street Midway, AL County: Bullock
Contact Name: Helen H Jones Phone: 334-738-2580 or 334-529-3858
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Description: Learn to prepare delicious meals and snacks to control or prevent diabetes and other diseases. During six exciting lessons you will learn: to choose healthier food at the store, prepare recipes lower in fat, cholesterol, sugar and sodium and control portions.

Event: ServSafe Training Start: 6/22/17 8:00am
Fee: $120 online; $125 by mail End: 6/22/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: County: Chilton
Contact Name: Janice Hall Phone: 334-361-7273
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Description: ServSafe food safety certification course required by Department of Public Health.

Event: Summer Camp Start: 6/22/17 8:00am
Fee: NA End: 6/22/17 8:05am
Calendar(s): Urban Affairs
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd., N County: external
Contact Name: Pamela Irby Phone: (251) 574-8445
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Description: Summer Camp in for youth ages 10-18. They will have fun exercising, preparing healthy snacks and creating science experiments. (parents welcomed)

Event: Yield monitor calibration and Yield data management for Precision Ag Start: 6/22/17 8:00am
Fee: None End: 6/22/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: E. V. Smith - Farm services unit (4725 County Road 40 - Shorter, AL) County: Macon
Contact Name: Brenda V. Ortiz, Christy Hicks Phone:
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Description: Good data will result into right decisions. This workshop will be focused on the main aspects related to calibration or yield monitors. In addition, a hands-on session on analysis of yield data will be included. The use of Yield data will be essential for Precision Ag. CEUs will be available. Limited seats are available, please register with a click here:

Event: Sew It Seams Start: 6/22/17 8:30am
Fee: $30.00 End: 6/22/17 11:30am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 600 South 7th Street Suite 4, Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Lee Co Extension Office Phone: 334-749-3353
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Description: Beginner Class: June 19 -23 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-11:30 am) $30 Activity Fee-" includes sewing machine and basic sewing tools. Does NOT include fabric. Ages 9-18 only

Event: Elmore Master Gardener Helpline Start: 6/22/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 6/22/17 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)
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Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Pressur Canning Class-Monroe County Start: 6/22/17 10:00am
Fee: 10.0 End: 6/22/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 334 Agriculture Dr. Suite 104 County: Monroe
Contact Name: Rebeca Catalena Phone: 251-234-1050
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Description: Participates will learn how to operate and maintain a pressure canner. Explore what foods need to be pressure canned. As a group the class will pressure can a seasonal vegetable to take home. Cost 10.00

Event: 4-H Creative Clovers Start: 6/22/17 1:00pm
Fee: $5 each End: 6/22/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 802 Veterans Drive County: external
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 256-766-6223
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Description: Spend the afternoon crafting with us! We will explore different mediums and techniques, and everyone will have a project or two to take home. It may or may not turn out to be "Pinterest-worthy", but it will be fun! ($5 each day) Pre-registration required (see event web page). Wednesday & Thursday: June 21-22 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event: Canning and Gardening Workshop Start: 6/22/17 1:00pm
Fee: 5 End: 6/22/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Cattlemans Building in Troy County: Pike
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon or Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-566-0985
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Description: Conduct training on how to can pickles and other vegetables and how to grow vegetables.

Event: Russell County Farmer Market Start: 6/22/17 2:00pm
Fee: End: 6/22/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; General Administration; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Garrett-Harrison Stadium, at Airport and Summerville Road intersection County: external
Contact Name: Jennifer Davidson Phone: 3342986845
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Event: Eufaula Farmers Market Start: 6/22/17 3:00pm
Fee: End: 6/22/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Community & Workforce Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Family & Child Development; Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 3346875688
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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: 4-H Sport Fishing Start: 6/22/17 4:00pm
Fee: End: 6/22/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Crenshaw County Lake County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Katie Lee, 4-H REA or Kathryn Tomlin, Librarian Phone: Katie Lee 334-368-1394 or Kathryn Tomlin 335-5326
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Description: We will pair with the Luverne Public Library to do a Sport Fishing Summer Event at the Crenshaw County Lake! On these two days we will meet at 4:00 pm at the County Lake.

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 6/22/17 4:00pm
Fee: 125.0 End: 6/22/17 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
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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 - Montgomery Start: 6/22/17 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 6/22/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Montgomery County Extension Office, 5340 Atlanta Highway, Montgomery, AL 36109 County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-270-4133
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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.

Event: DEEP Start: 6/22/17 5:30pm
Fee: Free End: 6/22/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Escambia County Health Department, 1115 Azalea Pl, Brewton, AL County: Escambia
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: (251) 533-9073
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Description: DEEP Diabetes Education Enrichment Program. Learn how diabetes affects the body

Event: Estate Planning for Farmers and Landowners Start: 6/22/17 6:00pm
Fee: End: 6/22/17 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: 175 AG Science Drive County: Dallas
Contact Name: Ken Kelley Phone: 251-238-0373
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Event: QuickBooks for Farmers Start: 6/22/17 6:00pm
Fee: $25 End: 6/22/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Cane Creek Master Gardener Classroom, 77 Justice Ave, McClellan, Anniston, AL 36205 County: Calhoun
Contact Name: Robert Page Phone: 12562012465
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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: Estate Planning for Farmers and Other Landowners Start: 6/22/17 6:15pm
Fee: End: 6/22/17 9:15pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Black Belt Research and Extension Center - 60 Co. Rd. 944 - Marion Jct., Alabama County: Dallas
Contact Name: Research and Extension Center Phone: 334-872-7878
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Description: To register online go to or call the Research and Extension Center Office at (334) 872-7878. The following topics will be discussed: Succession Planning; Basic documents in an estate plan; Issues specific to landowners; Problems with joint management; Which business entity; Problems when there is no estate plan; Avoiding probate; Estate (death) taxes; Using a business entity in an estate plan and Would a trust be better than a business.

Event: Estate Planning Meeting for Farmers & Landowners Start: 6/22/17 6:15pm
Fee: End: 6/22/17 9:15pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture; Animal Science & Forages
Address: Blackbelt REC 60 County Road 944 Marion Junction, AL County: Dallas
Contact Name: Rudy Yates Phone: 334-295-5959
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...nning-for-farmers Email:
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