ACES Calendar

<< Wednesday, September 20, 2017 >>
Event: Calhoun County Farmers Market Start: 9/20/17 6:30am
Fee: free End: 9/20/17 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: Master Gardener Volunteer Training Start: 9/20/17 8:30am
Fee: $135 End: 9/20/17 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 5 County Complex, 1055 East McKinnon Street, New Brockton, AL 36351 County: Crenshaw
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Event Website: Email:
Description: Application deadline is August 4, 2017. Please call the Extension Office for more information or an application form.

Event: Promoting Pollinators in Your Family Forest Start: 9/20/17 8:30am
Fee: $50.00 End: 9/20/17 6:30pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 3301 School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences County: Lee
Contact Name: Kelly Knowles Phone: 334.844.1010
Event Website: Email: knowlkw@auburn.edu
Description: This hands-on workshop will help you create beautiful and effective native pollinator habitat in your yard, forest or farm! Dress for the weather and being outside for the field portion of the workshop. Overview of what you will learn * Native Pollinator 101 -" What pollinators are and how they help us all * Habitat needs and enhancement basics * How habitat enhancement help other wildlife * Pollinator monitoring * Nest box construction * Pollinator garden establishment techniques.

Event: ServSafe Food Safety Certification Course Start: 9/20/17 8:30am
Fee: $125.00 End: 9/20/17 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: Master Gardener Course Start: 9/20/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 9/20/17 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: 9/20/17 9:00am
Fee: 130.00 End: 9/20/17 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: 1.Job Prep Series: Blount Co. Extension Start: 9/20/17 10:00am
Fee: None End: 9/20/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
Address: Frank J. Green Building, 415 Fifth Ave., East, Suite A, Oneonta, AL 35121 County: Blount
Contact Name: Emily Hines Phone: 205-757-5393
Event Website: Email: eah0047@auburn.edu
Description: Job Prep Series begins Wednesday, September 6th at 10:00 a.m. 9/6/17 Job Applications 9/13/17 Resume' Building 9/20/17 Professional Dress 9/27/17 Interview Skills

Event: Gardening 101 Workshop Series Start: 9/20/17 10:00am
Fee: Free and Open to the Public! End: 9/20/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Urban Affairs
Address: 1101 Sunset Drive, Guntersville County: Marshall
Contact Name: Hunter McBrayer Phone: (256) 582-2009
Event Website: Email: rhm0015@aces.edu
Description: The Gardening 101 Workshop Series will be held at the Church of the Epiphany in Guntersville on every 3rd Wednesday of the month. This program will cover topics ranging from plant propagation, lawn care, vegetable production, and much more! Contact the Marshall County Extension Office for more information

Event: Faithful Families Start: 9/20/17 1:30pm
Fee: 0 End: 9/20/17 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

Event: Growing Hops and Home Brew Workshop Start: 9/20/17 3:00pm
Fee: 15.0 End: 9/20/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: County: Lee
Contact Name: Mallory Kelley Phone: Lee County Office: 334-749-3353
Event Website: http://offices.aces.edu/lee/ Email: jones57@aces.edu
Description: Come Learn what varieties of Hops are best for central Alabama and how to grow them. We will also learn about disease and insect issues as well as general harvest information. Information on brewing will also be given and registration includes a tour and dinner at the Red Clay Brewing Company in Opelika, AL.

Event: HOPS & Home Brew PROGRAM Start: 9/20/17 3:00pm
Fee: 15.00 End: 9/20/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: 600 S 7th ST Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Mallory Kelley Phone: 334-749-3353
Event Website: Email:
Description: Topics to be discussed: Hops Varieties in the South * How to Grow & Harvest Hops * Major Pest & Disease Issues * How to Process Hops for Brewing How to Home Brew from Start to Finish * Liquor Laws in Alabama *Tour and Dinner Included Following the Workshop at the Red Clay Brewing Company