ACES Calendar

<< Friday, July 21, 2017 >>
Event: Greensboro Farmer's Market Start: 7/21/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 7/21/17 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: Sew It Seems Start: 7/21/17 8:30am
Fee: $30 End: 7/21/17 11:30am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Lee Co Extension Office, 600 S 7th ST Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Lee Co Extension Office Phone: 334-749-3353
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Description: Intermediate Class: July 17 -21 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-11:30 am) **Intermediate class is only for past beginner participants or youth with previous sewing experience. $30 Activity Fee-" includes sewing machine and basic sewing tools. Does NOT include fabric. Ages 9-18 only! Must be a member of 4-H.

Event: Trees, Trucks & Powerlines: A Guide to Safety Where Trees & Powerlines Meet Start: 7/21/17 8:30am
Fee: $30 End: 7/21/17 3:30pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Mobile Botanical Gardens, 5151 Museum Drive, Mobile, AL 36608 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Beau Brodbeck Phone: 251-574-8445
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Description: Workshop Goals:1) Electrical hazards awareness when working in-and-around trees. 2) Safe work practices using aerial lifts 3) Basic tree pruning and rigging practices. Pre-registration is required since lunch will be included. Registration is $30 and should be made payable to ACES & mailed to: Attn: Trees, Trucks & Powerlines, ACES, 1070 Schillinger Rd.,N, Mobile, AL 36608-5298. Registration form can be found at

Event: Chef 4-H Cooking Camp Start: 7/21/17 9:00am
Fee: no fee End: 7/21/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 504 First Ave. N., Clanton, AL 35045 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Elaine Densmore Phone: 205 280-6268
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Description: At camp, kids will learn food safety, kitchen safety, food preparation skills, different cooking techniques, and how to prepare tasty, healthy dishes. The camp is free, but child needs to be enrolled in 4-H at and register for the camp by calling the Chilton Co Ext. Office at 205 280-6268 by July 13th. Space is limited.

Event: STEM Challenges 4-H Day Camp Start: 7/21/17 9:00am
Fee: $15 End: 7/21/17 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: Are you up to the CHALLENGE? Or, should I say, challenges? Participants will be challenged to build a robot that can complete a course, launch a rocket that keeps its payload safe, fly a drone through an obstacle course, and create a game in a computer program. Whew! For ages 9 and up. ($15) Monday thru Friday: July 17 - 21 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event: Choctaw County Cottage Law class Start: 7/21/17 10:00am
Fee: 25.00 for certification End: 7/21/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Choctaw County Extension Office County: Choctaw
Contact Name: Alice Moore Phone:
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Description: Understand the Alabama Cottage Law and basic food safety practices. Recognize labeling requirements.

Event: Shelby 4-H RiverKids Kayaking Start: 7/21/17 10:00am
Fee: $0 End: 7/21/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 33709 Hwy 5 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 begin with a brief paddling and safety lesson, paddle, break for lunch (participants need to bring a bag lunch) and then return to the Phillips' residence for take out. Contact Charity Battles to check availability.

Event: High Tunnel and Vegetable Weed Manageemnt Meeting Start: 7/21/17 1:00pm
Fee: End: 7/21/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 1235 Bufford Road, Auburn, AL County: Macon
Contact Name: Chip East Phone: 256-846-0314
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Description: Managing Insects in the High Tunnel: Dr. Ayanava Majumdar, Extension Vegetable Entomologist Weed Management on Vegetable Farms: Dr. Steve Li, Extension Weed Scientist

Event: Headland Farmers Market Start: 7/21/17 3:00pm
Fee: End: 7/21/17 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