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<< Friday, June 30, 2017 >>
Event: Painting with Passion Start: 6/30/17 1:00am
Fee: $25.00 End: 6/30/17 3:00am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 600 S 7th ST Suite 4 opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Deborah Stewart Phone: 334-749-3353
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Description: Friday, July 28-" 1:00-3:00 pm $25 Activity Fee Youth will learn basic acrylic technique while creating a painting of their choice Age 9-18 Must be registered in 4-H on-line.

Event: Greensboro Farmer's Market Start: 6/30/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 6/30/17 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
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Description: Selling local farmers fruits and vegetables

Event: 4 Days of 4-H Day Camp Start: 6/30/17 9:00am
Fee: $25.00 End: 6/30/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 175 Ag Science Drive, Ste. D County: Escambia
Contact Name: Kelly Rexroat, Sheila McDonald or Spencer Williams Phone: 251-867-7760
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Description: Four days of fun activities including cooking, food prep, rocketry, woodworking, and some life skills. LIMITED availability so call to reserve your spot no later than June 9, 2017!

Event: 4-H Outdoors Adventures Day Camp Start: 6/30/17 9:00am
Fee: $25 End: 6/30/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: McFarland Park County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Charleen Wilbanks Phone: 256-766-6223
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Description: Join us for 3 days of outdoor fun! We will fish, kayak, cook out, play frisbee golf, and more! Plus, the High School Bass Fishing World Finals will be in town, and we get to help with weigh-ins each afternoon. We will start and end at McFarland Park each day; transportation to different activities will be provided. Health forms and water waivers are required for each 4-H'er. Participants must be at least 9 years old to attend. ($25) Pre-registration is required (see event website); limited to 15 youth so register early! Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday: June 28-30 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event: 4-H Sportfishing Day Start: 6/30/17 9:00am
Fee: $15.00 End: 6/30/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Chewacla State Park County: Lee
Contact Name: Lee Co Extension Office Phone: 334-749-3353
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Description: Friday, June 30th 9:00am-12:00 pm Youth will learn about fishing equipment, knots, casting and types of fish. Limited spots available. Activity fee $15 Ages 9-18 Must be registered on 4-H on-line.

Event: Managing Wild Pig Damage Workshop Start: 6/30/17 9:00am
Fee: 15.00 End: 6/30/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Bullock Co. Extension Office 21578 Hwy 82E Union springs, AL For Directions Call: 334.738.2580 County: Bullock
Contact Name: Mark Smith Phone: 334.844.8099
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Description: LOCATION & DatES: 9am - 2pm June 30, 2017 - Bullock Co. Extension Office 21578 Hwy 82E Union springs, AL For Directions Call: 334.738.2580 July 29, 2017 - Bass Pro/Leeds, AL (Start time here is 10am - 3pm) 5000 Bass Pro Blvd, Leeds, AL 35094 For Directions Call: 205.702.7500 August 1, 2017 - Limestone Co. Sheriff's Rodeo Arena 18118 AL Hwy 99 Athens, AL 35614 For Directions Call: 256.232.5510 August 3, 2017 - 5-Rivers Delta Resource Center 3945 Five Rivers Blvd Spanish fort, AL For Directions Call: 251.625.0814 September 15, 2017 - Covington Co Extension Office 23952 AL Hwy 55 Andalusia, AL 36420 For Directions Call: 334.222.1125 Topics covered Wild Pig History, Biology, and Ecology Overview of Wild Pig Control Methods Trapping of Wild Pigs How to Get Money For Pig Traps OUTSIDE DEMONSTRATION OF TRAP DESIGNS & TECHNIQUES Registration Fee: $15.00 - Handouts & lunch provided on site ONLINE REGISTRATION or Mail a check to: (Please Include Date and Location you wish to attend) Managing Wild Pig Damage Workshop 602 Duncan Drive, Forestry & Wildlife Sciences Bldg. Auburn, AL 36849 if you need help call: 334.844.1010 Online Registration: Continuing Education Credits Available 4.5 PLM Hours 2 Cat 1 - CF 2 & 2 Cat 2* Alabama Cooperative Extension System (Alabama A&M Universi

Event: Shelby Co. 4-H RiverKids Start: 6/30/17 10:00am
Fee: $0 End: 6/30/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 33709 Hwy 25 Wilsonville, AL County: Shelby
Contact Name: Charity Battles Phone: 205-532-1246
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Description: Shelby County River Kids participants will launch at 33709 Highway 25 in Wilsonville at the private residence of Buck & Paula Phillips. We will paddle paddle, stopping near the Alabama Power Plant for lunch and an environmental lesson, then return to the Phillips' residence for take out. Space is limited. Contact Charity Battles to check availability.

Event: Diabetes Empowerment Education Program - Lowndes Start: 6/30/17 11:00am
Fee: FREE End: 6/30/17 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
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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: 6/30/17 3:00pm
Fee: End: 6/30/17 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
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Description: Headland Farmers Market on the Square in Headland June 2nd - July 28th