ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, August 22, 2017 >>
Event: Faithful Families Start: 8/22/17 5:00am
Fee: End: 8/22/17 6:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Panola Community Center County: Sumter
Contact Name: Tera Glenn Phone: 205-561-4094
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Event: Income Tax for Timber Operations Start: 8/22/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 8/22/17 4:30pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Alabama Power Company Building, 2030 7th Street S., Clanton, AL County: Chilton
Contact Name: Gay West Phone: (205) 280-6268
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...gement/timbertax/ Email:
Description: The Alabama Cooperative Extension System is offering Timber Tax Workshops at eight locations around the State. The 6-hour daytime program examines timber tax issues and also includes a discussion of the Forms used to report transactions to the IRS. Register online.

Event: Lee County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 8/22/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 8/22/17 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)
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Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Gardening for the Breast Cancer Community - Fall Gardening Start: 8/22/17 10:00am
Fee: $5 End: 8/22/17 11:30am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 2612 Lane Park Road, Birmingham, AL 35223 County: Jefferson
Contact Name: Megan Sisk Phone: 205-838-6159
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Description: Want to learn how to create new plants from a variety of sources, while also learning the benefits of how proper nutrition can improve your survivorship journey as a breast cancer survivor? Gardening in the fall can look very different than gardening in the summer months. Come and learn from a Master Gardener on how to best to prepare your fall garden. This program is a partnership between Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Forge Breast Cancer Survivor Center.

Event: Right Bite - Elmore County Start: 8/22/17 11:00am
Fee: Free End: 8/22/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: County: Elmore
Contact Name: Helen H Jones Phone: 334-201-6775
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Description: Studies have shown that Alabama has the highest rate of Diabetes in the United States. The Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School is a fun way to learn how to enjoy delicious food that is prepared with less fat, sugar, and sodium. The program will provide excellent information that will help anyone preparing food to control diabetes, high blood pressure or any chronic disease. It is sponsor by Alabama Cooperative Extension (Elmore County Office). It will be 6 sessions that will cover: Portion control, Label reading, use of various sweeteners, choosing carbohydrate wisely, increasing fiber, choosing the right fats and control of high blood pressure. The dates for the program are: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Tuesdays, August 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2017. Begins at 11:00 am -" 12:00 pm Sandtown School 3300 Sandtown Rd. Millbrook, AL 36054 Please call to register by Monday,July 10, 2017. Elmore County Extension Office: (334) 567-6301 Helen Jones: (334) 201-6775

Event: Lunch & Learn: Nuisance Wildlife Start: 8/22/17 12:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 8/22/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: ALFA Building, Farmers Federation Auditorium, Ashville, AL County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Bethany O'Rear Phone: 205-338-9416
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Description: Bring a lunch & bring a friend! Soft drinks provided! To adequately prepare, registration is appreciated.

Event: Right Bite Start: 8/22/17 2:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 8/22/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Morning Pointe Assisted Living Facility-Northport, AL County: Tuscaloosa
Contact Name: Tera Glenn Phone: 205-561-4094
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Description: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School

Event: AL Cottage Food - Union Springs Start: 8/22/17 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 8/22/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Bullock County Extension Office, 21578 Hwy 82E, Union Springs, AL 36089 County: Bullock
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-738-2580
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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: Gardening 101 - "Hands-On" Gardening - Gardening Basics, Preparing the Soil, Planting the Crop, Tending the Crop, Tentative Harvest Start: 8/22/17 5:30pm
Fee: None End: 8/22/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: Church Street Incubator, 207 E. Church Street, Atmore, Al 36502 County: Escambia
Contact Name: Jennifer Sanders Phone: (251)446-6119
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Description: "Hands-On" gardening workshop series. Gardening from planting to harvest. Attend 1 or all programs. Gardening attire recommended.