ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, September 19, 2017 >>
Event: Hope Christian Archery 4-H Club Start: 9/19/17 2:30am
Fee: none End: 9/19/17 3:30am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 419 Philippians Blvd, Pelham, AL 35124 County: Shelby
Contact Name: John Wallace Phone: n/a
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...unties/Shelby.php Email: archery@hopechristian.net
Description: This 4-H Archery club is offered to all Hope Christian students. If you have any further questions you can also contact Charity Battles, 4-H Foundation Agent Shelby County, office-205-669-6763, cell-205-532-1246, email: caw0046@auburn.edu or Adeline Quintana, 4-H Agent Assistant, office-205-669-6763, email: amf0024@aces.edu

Event: WREC Peanut Pod Blast Workshops Start: 9/19/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 9/19/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Agronomic Crops; Animal Science & Forages; Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture; Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: 101 N. Doswell St. Suit A; Abbeville AL 36310 County: Henry
Contact Name: James Jones Phone: 3345856416
Event Website: http://aces.edu/Henry Email: jonesja@aces.edu
Description: WREC Pod Blast Workshops to determine when to dig peanuts at optimum maturity

Event: ServSafe Food Safety Certification Course Start: 9/19/17 8:30am
Fee: $125.00 End: 9/19/17 4:30pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality; Community & Workforce Development
Address: 1748 S. Washington Street, Marion, AL 36756 County: Perry
Contact Name: Janice Hall Phone: 334-361-7273
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email: howarje@auburn.edu
Description: ServSafe is an accredited course in compliance with the new Alabama Department of Public Health FDA Food Code Adoption. Class size is limited; pre-registration is required.

Event: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Start: 9/19/17 10:00am
Fee: $10.00 End: 9/19/17 11:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Lee County Extension Office 600S 7th Street Suite 4, Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Helen Jones Phone: 334-749-3353
Event Website: Email: herndhj@aces.edu
Description: Register Now for the Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School! Learn to prepare delicious meals and snacks to control or prevent diabe- tes and other diseases. During six exciting lessons you will learn: * To choose healthier food at the store * Prepare recipes lower in fat, cholesterol, sugar and sodium * Control portions Tues. September 5 & 12, 2017 Tues. September 19 & 26, 2017 Tues. October 3 & 10, 2017 Lee County Extension 600 S 7th Street, Suite 4, Opelika, AL 36801 Call: 334-749-3353 to register.

Event: Right Bite Lee County Start: 9/19/17 10:00am
Fee: 10.0 End: 9/19/17 11:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 600 S 7th Street, Suite 4 Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Helen H Jones Phone: 334-749-3353
Event Website: Email: herndhj@aces.edu
Description: The Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School is a fun way to learn how to enjoydelicious food that is prepared with less fat, sugar and sodium. Managing diabetes and other chronic diseases doesn't have to be boring or tasteless.

Event: Fall Into Gardening Start: 9/19/17 12:00pm
Fee: free End: 9/19/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 1501 17th Avenue County: Russell
Contact Name: Michele Kilday Phone: (334) 297-1139
Event Website: Email: mkilday@phenixcityal.us
Description: September 5 Gardening with Kids Come join Alabama Extension 4-H agent, Geni Dean, for tips and a couple of projects to engage your children in their natural world. September 12 Fall Gardening 101 David Koon, Alabama Extension Regional Agent, will discuss the basics of implementing your fall garden. From soil testing to plant selection-" he will start you off right! September 19 Organics in the Garden Have you ever wondered what organic products work? Ann Randle , of University of Georgia Extension, can help you start gardening organically this fall! September 26 Garden Fertilization How do you read a soil test? What do those numbers on the fertilizer bag even mean? Join Chip East, Alabama Extension Agent in exploring how you can make the soil you have in your garden work for you.

Event: Tech Tuesdays - Robotics I Club Start: 9/19/17 4:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 9/19/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 802 Veterans Drive County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2567666223
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: Robotics 1 is for youth who are in their 1st or 2nd year of 4-H Robotics. Join us as we learn more about programming and engineering using Lego Mindstorm NXT and EV3 Robot kits. Members also work on projects preparing for a Regional STEM competition in March 2018.

Event: 4-H GigaKids Club (computer science/programming) Start: 9/19/17 4:30pm
Fee: none End: 9/19/17 6:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Colbert County Courthouse, Basement County: Franklin
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 256-284-3572
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: This Regional Computer Science Club is open to 4-H'ers ages 9-18 in Colbert, Franklin, and Lauderdale Counties. We will explore the principals of computer science through both "unplugged" activities and online programming with lessons from CS First and using MIT's Scratch software. Activities will have a different theme each month - animation, art, fashion, friends, gaming, music, sports - members can join the fun any time! Contact Information: Colbert - Leslie Moore (256-275-5701) Franklin & Lauderdale - Janet Lovelady (256-284-3572)

Event: AL Cottage Food - Montgomery Start: 9/19/17 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 9/19/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Montgomery County Extension Office, 5340 Atlanta Highway, Montgomery, AL 36109 County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email: johns16@aces.edu
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: Faithful Families Start: 9/19/17 5:00pm
Fee: End: 9/19/17 6:00pm
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
Event Website: Email: tkg0001@aces.edu
Description:

Event: Gardening 101 - "Hands-On" Gardening - Gardening Basics, Preparing the Soil, Planting the Crop, Tending the Crop, Tentative Harvest Start: 9/19/17 5:30pm
Fee: None End: 9/19/17 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
Event Website: Email: jennifer.sanders@unitedbank.com
Description: "Hands-On" gardening workshop series. Gardening from planting to harvest. Attend 1 or all programs. Gardening attire recommended.

Event: Beekeeping Workshop 101 Start: 9/19/17 5:45pm
Fee: Free End: 9/19/17 7:45pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 5521 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, AL 35242 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-669-6763
Event Website: http://offices.aces.edu/shelby/ Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
Description: This workshop will be good for Individuals that are thinking about becoming a Beekeeper and for established Beekeepers who wants a refresher course.

Event: Creating Sustainable Landscapes Start: 9/19/17 6:00pm
Fee: none End: 9/19/17 7:00pm
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: Live Well Faithful Families Start: 9/19/17 6:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 9/19/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 2281 Hwy 77 LaFayette, Al 36862 County: Chambers
Contact Name: Sheree Taylor Phone: 256-499-7146
Event Website: Email: snr0010@auburn.edu
Description: Engaging through Faith communities to reduce and prevent obesity. Eat healthy, Move more, & make a change.

Event: QuickBooks for Farmers Start: 9/19/17 6:00pm
Fee: $25 End: 9/19/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Franklin Co Extension Office, Courthouse Basement, Room 1, 410 N Jackson Ave, Russellville, AL 35653 County: Franklin
Contact Name: Robert Page Phone: 12562012465
Event Website: Email: rlp0005@aces.edu
Description: QuickBooks for Farmers is a two evening class to train farmers on using the basic features of QuickBooks Pro accounting software. The first evening will cover building a sample farm file and entering sample data. The second evening will review a completed sample farm's year-end and management reports. This allows students to see a full year of QuickBooks data.

Event: Tech Tuesdays - Robotics II Club Start: 9/19/17 6:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 9/19/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 802 Veterans Drive County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2567666223
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: Tech Tuesdays - Robotics II Club is for youth who are in at least the 3rd year of 4-H robotics. Join us as we learn more about programming and engineering using Lego Mindstorm NXT and EV3 Robot kits. Members also work on projects preparing for a Regional STEM competition in March 2018.