ACES Calendar

<< Saturday, September 16, 2017 >>
Event: Calhoun County Farmers Market Start: 9/16/17 6:30am
Fee: free End: 9/16/17 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: Auburn Ag Roundup & 4-H Football Day Start: 9/16/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/16/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Auburn, AL County: Lee
Contact Name: Nancy Alexander Phone: 334-750-0839
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: alexana@aces.edu
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Event: Founders' Day Photo Contest Start: 9/16/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/16/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development
Address: Red Bay City Hall; Red Bay, Alabama County: Franklin
Contact Name: Katernia Cole Coffey-County Extension Coordinator Phone: 256-332-8880
Event Website: Email: colekat@auburn.edu
Description: Theme: Explore Red Bay Entries will be received at the Red Bay City Hall on Thursday, September 14, 2017 between the hours of 8:30 A.M.-"4:00 P.M. Winners will be announced during the Festival and winners photos will be featured in the Franklin County Times, Franklin Free Press and Red Bay News. Winners in each category will be awarded a cash prize and ribbon as follows: 1st place: $50.00, 2nd place: $25.00, and 3rd place: $15.00. Best in Show will receive a Plaque

Event: Russell County Farmer Market Start: 9/16/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/16/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; General Administration
Address: Beside Chattahoochee Brewing Company on 13th Street County: Russell
Contact Name: Jennifer Davidson Phone: 334.298.6845
Event Website: http://www.agi.al...gov/divisions/fma Email: jenniferd@auburn.edu
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Event: Conecuh County Pig Show and Sale Start: 9/16/17 8:30am
Fee: End: 9/16/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Evergreen, AL County: external
Contact Name: Cindy Knowlton Phone: 2517098749
Event Website: Email: knowlcg@aces.edu
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Event: 4-H Shotgun Club Start: 9/16/17 9:00am
Fee: $5.00 per round End: 9/16/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: McLaughlin Rd, Florence (St. Florian), for your GPS: N 34 55.950, W 087 34.731 County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2567666223
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: Learn firearm safety and shooting skills while practicing the sports of skeet and trap. Bring a .12 gauge or .20 gauge shotgun, 2 or 3 boxes of target load ammo, safety glasses or sunglasses, and hearing protection. $5 per round Meets at the Muscle Shoals Skeet & Trap Range in St. Florian/Greenhill. Directions: from Florence: take CR47 through St. Florian, cross over Happy Hollow bridge, turn left on CR 353, follow signs to the range. State Competition: April 13-14, 2018

Event: Fall Fest / 4-H Chick Chain Show & Auction Start: 9/16/17 9:00am
Fee: $1.00 (12 & under free) End: 9/16/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Cane Creek Community Gardens, 77 Justice Ave, McClellan 36205 County: Calhoun
Contact Name: David West Phone: 2562371621
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/calhoun Email: westdah@aces.edu
Description: FallFest is a throwback to the old fashioned country fair. Visit our Farmers & Crafts market, attend the 4-H Chick Chain Show & Auction, enjoy the pony rides, and even a wildlife show! The Farmers Federation Womens Committee will be there with their Grocery-GiveAway, and we'll awards blue ribbons in canning, arts & crafts, and quilting. For vendor applications, contact the Extension office.

Event: Creating Sustainable Landscapes Start: 9/16/17 9:30am
Fee: none End: 9/16/17 10:30am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Urban Affairs
Address: 202 Gordon Drive, Decatur, 35601 County: Morgan
Contact Name: Allyson Shabel Phone: 256-773-2549 or 256-612-6766
Event Website: Email: ams0137@aces.edu
Description: -" Learn how to create a beautiful landscape that is sustainable and environmentally friendly. We will look at which plants work best for our area, when and how to plant and divide, ways to create a sustainable lawn while minimizing chemical applications, and ways to reduce water usage in the landscape. Session 1: Annuals and perennials Session 2: Lawns Session 3: Trees and shrubs

Event: 4-H Archery Club Start: 9/16/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 9/16/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: McLaughlin Rd, Florence (St. Florian), for your GPS: N 34 55.950, W 087 34.731 County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2567666223
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: Learn and practice archery safety and skills using a compound or recurve bow. Some Genesis bows are available to use; bring your own bow and 3 arrows if you can. Equipment provided through a grant from NW Alabama RC&D Council. Meets on the same day and place as the Shot-gun Club. Participants can do both activities.