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<< 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:
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: or Adeline Quintana, 4-H Agent Assistant, office-205-669-6763, email:

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
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Description: WREC Pod Blast Workshops to determine when to dig peanuts at optimum maturity

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
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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: 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
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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 - Computer Science 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: external
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2567666223
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Description: Our new Computer Science Club will explore the principals of computer programming 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!

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
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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: 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
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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
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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
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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: 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
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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.