ACES Calendar

<< Wednesday, August 30, 2017 >>
Event: Calhoun County Farmers Market Start: 8/30/17 6:30am
Fee: free End: 8/30/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality; Human Nutrition Diet & Health; General Administration
Address: 1702 Noble Street, Anniston (behind the county admin bldg) underneath the shed County: Calhoun
Contact Name: David West Phone: 2562371621
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/calhoun Email: westdah@aces.edu
Description: Visit the original Downtown Farmers Market each Wednesday and Saturday. Vendors vary from week to week, but there is always a nice selection!

Event: Coffee County Master Gardener Course Start: 8/30/17 8:30am
Fee: 135 End: 8/30/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: Coffee County Extension Office - Community Room 1055 East McKinnon St. New Brockton, AL 36351 County: Coffee
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-894-5596
Event Website: Email: lee0003@aces.edu
Description: Master Gardener Volunteer Training classes will be held at the Coffee County Extension Office taught by Auburn University and Extension Specialist, Regional Extension Agents, and Certified Master Gardeners. Subject matter will include plant nutrition, plant id, turfgrass, landscape management, landscape design, entomology, plant diseases, vegetable gardening, home fruit production, and more. Fifty hours of volunteer service is required to become a Certified Master Gardener. Cost of the course is $135.

Event: Master Gardener Training Start: 8/30/17 8:30am
Fee: $135 End: 8/30/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 5 County Complex 1055 East McKinnon Street New Brockton, AL 36351 County: Coffee
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-894-5596
Event Website: Email: lee0003@aces.edu
Description: Master Gardener Volunteer Training classes will be held at the Houston County Extension Office taught by Auburn University and Extension Specialist, Regional Extension Agents, and Certified Master Gardeners. Subject matter will include plant nutrition, plant id, turfgrass, landscape management, landscape design, entomology, plant diseases, vegetable gardening, home fruit production, and more. Fifty hours of volunteer service is required to become a Certified Master Gardener. Please call the Extension office for more information or an application form. The deadline for application is August 4th, 2017.

Event: Master Gardener Volunteer Training Start: 8/30/17 8:30am
Fee: $135 End: 8/30/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 5 County Complex, 1055 East McKinnon Street, New Brockton, AL 36351 County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Phone:
Event Website: Email:
Description: Application deadline is August 4, 2017. Please call the Extension Office for more information or an application form.

Event: Autauga County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 8/30/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 8/30/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Master Gardener Helpline Phone: 1-877-ALA-GROW
Event Website: Email: mgcahh@aces.edu
Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 8/30/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 8/30/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 54 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-669-6763
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/shelby Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
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: Master Gardener Program Start: 8/30/17 9:00am
Fee: 130.00 End: 8/30/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Community & Workforce Development
Address: 132 North Court Street County: external
Contact Name: Dani Carroll Phone: 256-458-6043
Event Website: http://offices.ac...gardener-program/ Email:
Description: Join other gardeners for a 13 week volunteer training program. Subjects include botany, vegetable gardening, soils, propagation, disease and insect identification and much more.

Event: New and Emerging Pests in the Landscape Start: 8/30/17 9:00am
Fee: $40.00 End: 8/30/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 5521 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, 35242 County: Shelby
Contact Name: John Nabors Phone: 25-981-2326 x11
Event Website: https://www.smore.com/xa3h7 Email: jtn0003@aces.edu
Description: Come hear the latest updates from the experts! Specialists from across the state will discuss the latest research concerning new and emerging pest issues in the ornamental landscape. Registration fee includes lunch! Also, this event is pending approval from ADAI for pesticide re-certification points for OTPS / OTPC / D&R licenses. Special thanks to the Alabama Nursery and Landscape Association for sponsoring this event!

Event: DEEP Start: 8/30/17 9:30am
Fee: End: 8/30/17 10:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: McAbee Activity Center Tuscaloosa, AL County: Tuscaloosa
Contact Name: Tera Glenn Phone: 205-561-4094
Event Website: Email: tkg0001@aces.edu
Description: Diabetes Education Program

Event: Cleburne County Summer Workshop Series Start: 8/30/17 10:00am
Fee: $10.00 for series End: 8/30/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; General Administration
Address: Heflin Fire Department, 1335 Ross Street, Heflin, AL 36264 County: Cleburne
Contact Name: Dani Carroll Phone: 256-458-6043
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/cleburne Email: danicarroll@auburn.edu
Description: Straw Bale Gardening, Shalom Smith, ECentral Alabama Master Gardener

Event: ServSafe Training Start: 8/30/17 10:00am
Fee: $125 ( if pay online $120) End: 8/30/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Airport Road in Luverne, AL County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone: 334-714-1248
Event Website: Email: huttobf@auburn.edu
Description: Conduct Food Safety Training for food permit holders in Crenshaw and surrounding counties.

Event: Job Prep Workshop-Pell City Career Center Start: 8/30/17 11:00am
Fee: None End: 8/30/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
Address: 311 Miles Pkwy Pell City, AL 35125 County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Emily Hines Phone: 205-757-5393
Event Website: Email: eah0047@auburn.edu
Description: Job Prep Workshops will take place at the Pell City Career Center beginning Wednesday, August 2nd at 1:30 p.m. 8/2/17 Job Applications 8/9/17 Resume' Building 8/16/17 Professional Dress 8/30/17 Interview Skills

Event: Faithful Families Start: 8/30/17 1:30pm
Fee: 0 End: 8/30/17 2:30pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Greene County Public Library County: Greene
Contact Name: Tera Glenn Phone: 205-561-4094
Event Website: Email: tkg0001@aces.edu
Description: Faithful Families