ACES Calendar

<< Friday, June 23, 2017 >>
Event: Greensboro Farmer's Market Start: 6/23/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 6/23/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): General Administration
Address: Hale County Farmer Market, Greensboro, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Bill Henry Phone: 334.624.0080 or 904.316.9192
Event Website: Email:
Description: Selling local farmers fruits and vegetables

Event: ServSafe Training Start: 6/23/17 8:00am
Fee: $120 online; $125 by mail End: 6/23/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: County: Chilton
Contact Name: Janice Hall Phone: 334-361-7273
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email:
Description: ServSafe food safety certification course required by Department of Public Health.

Event: Summer Camp Start: 6/23/17 8:00am
Fee: NA End: 6/23/17 8:05am
Calendar(s): Urban Affairs
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd., N County: external
Contact Name: Pamela Irby Phone: (251) 574-8445
Event Website: Email: pgi0001@aces.edu
Description: Summer Camp in for youth ages 10-18. They will have fun exercising, preparing healthy snacks and creating science experiments. (parents welcomed)

Event: Sew It Seams Start: 6/23/17 8:30am
Fee: $30.00 End: 6/23/17 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
Event Website: Email:
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: Playground of Dreams Ceremony Start: 6/23/17 10:00am
Fee: End: 6/23/17 12:00pm
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
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: Grand reopening of the Playground of Dreams in Eufaula. The Eufaula Alprohealth Obesity Coalition has helped refurbish the playground through grant funds and will celebrate the opening of the playground with the city of Eufaula.

Event: Diabetes Empowerment Education Program - Lowndes Start: 6/23/17 11:00am
Fee: FREE End: 6/23/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Commisioners Meeting Room - Courthouse Annex Building; 205 Tuskeena E. Tusckeena St, Hayneville, AL 36040 County: Lowndes
Contact Name: Christina/Dianne Phone: 334-548-2315
Event Website: Email: CWL0015@aces.edu
Description: Under contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS), atom Alliance will be offering free diabetes education classes in Alabama. You can receive eight hours of diabetes self-management training in your community. These classes are designed to: * Educate on how to best control blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol levels; * Empower you to establish relationships with your primary care provider; * Encourage better nutrition and regular exercise; * Encourage lifestyle changes that lead to the reduction in the number of diabetes complications ( heart disease, blindness, nerve damage, etc.) and limb amputations; and * Express the importance of developing support networks of family, friends, and existing community-based social services. These six (6) classes present information in simple medical terms and concepts using props and pictures in a way that is conducive to better understanding and make learning fun. The classes are 60- 90 minutes long. If you have diabetes or pre-diabetes, we invite you to contact us for more information; or if you are an organization that wishes to become a community partner and provide a location for diabetes education.

Event: Headland Farmers Market Start: 6/23/17 3:00pm
Fee: End: 6/23/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality; Food Safety & Quality; Agronomic Crops; Animal Science & Forages; Community & Workforce Development; Agronomic Crops
Address: On the Square in Headland County: Henry
Contact Name: Jimmy Jones Phone: 334565-6416
Event Website: http://aces.edu/Henry Email: jonesja@aces.edu
Description: Headland Farmers Market on the Square in Headland June 2nd - July 28th