ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, September 21, 2017 >>
Event: Mobile County 4-H Straight Arrow Archery Club Start: 9/21/17 4:00am
Fee: $5/season End: 9/21/17 5:30am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N County: external
Contact Name: Sarah Butterworth Phone: 2515748445
Event Website: Email: sfb0010@aces.edu
Description: All Mobile County youth between the ages of 9-18 (as of January 1, 2018) are invited to join. All participants must wear closed toe shoes, bring a finger-tab or archery glove, donate $5 to the "arrow fund" for the season, have a parent sign an archery wavier and enroll in 4-HOnline. Please contact the Mobile County 4-H office if you have questions!

Event: Barbour Alert System Setup Start: 9/21/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/21/17 9:00am
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Family & Child Development; Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 3346875688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: Barbour County Extension Office will be assisting the Barbour County EMA with helping citizens sign up for the new Barbour County Alert System. Thursday Sept 21 -" Clio AM/Clayton PM Thursday Sept 28 -" Bakerhill AM/ Lousiville PM Friday Sept 29 - Eufaula

Event: Leadership Cleburne County Start: 9/21/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/21/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
Address: County: Cleburne
Contact Name: Debby Mathews Phone:
Event Website: Email: emathews@aces.edu
Description:

Event: Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference Start: 9/21/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/24/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Crossville, TN County: external
Contact Name: Joy Scott Phone: 205-612-2790
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: maxwesj@aces.edu
Description:

Event: Private Pesticide Applicator Testing Only Start: 9/21/17 8:30am
Fee: $10 End: 9/21/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Animal Science & Forages
Address: Chilton County Extension Office, 504 First Ave N, Clanton, AL 35045 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Elaine Densmore Phone: 205 280-6268
Event Website: Email: ezd0007@aces.edu
Description: A Private Applicator uses or supervises the use of any pesticide for producing any agricultural commodity on property owned or rented, or on the property of another person if applied without compensation. This is a testing period after studying the Study Manual in order to provide the Private Applicator permit to the participant after scoring at least 70. *Additional fee of $25.00 shall be forwarded by the applicant to the Department of Ag for Permit.

Event: Promoting Pollinators in Your Family Forest Start: 9/21/17 8:30am
Fee: $50.00 End: 9/21/17 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: Catch Club Start: 9/21/17 11:30am
Fee: End: 9/21/17 3:30pm
Calendar(s): Nutrition Education Program
Address: Greensboro Middle School, Greensboro, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Willie Brags Phone: 334.624.871
Event Website: Email:
Description:

Event: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Start: 9/21/17 1:00pm
Fee: $5.00 End: 9/21/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Mockingbird Pointe Apartments, 334 Hybart St, Monroeville, County: Monroe
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
Event Website: Email:
Description: Register for the Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School! Learn to prepare delicious meals and snacks to control or prevent diabetes and other chronic diseases. During six exciting lessons you will learn: * To choose healthier food at the store * Prepare recipes lower in fat, cholesterol, sugar and sodium and control portions sizes.

Event: Mobile County 4-H Archer Archery Club Start: 9/21/17 2:00pm
Fee: $5/season End: 9/21/17 3:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N County: external
Contact Name: Sarah Butterworth Phone: 2515748445
Event Website: Email: sfb0010@aces.edu
Description: All Mobile County youth between the ages of 9-18 (as of January 1, 2018) are invited to join. All participants must wear closed toe shoes, bring a finger-tab or archery glove, donate $5 to the "arrow fund" for the season, have a parent sign an archery wavier and enroll in 4-HOnline. Please contact the Mobile County 4-H office if you have questions!

Event: Russell County Farmer Market Start: 9/21/17 2:00pm
Fee: End: 9/21/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; General Administration; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Garrett-Harrison Stadium, at Airport and Summerville Road intersection County: external
Contact Name: Jennifer Davidson Phone: 3342986845
Event Website: http://www.agi.al...gov/divisions/fma Email: jenniferd@auburn.edu
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Event: Cooking Club for Kids Start: 9/21/17 4:00pm
Fee: Free End: 9/21/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Luverne Public Library County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Katlie Lee or Kathryn Tomlin Phone: 334-368-1394 Katie or 334-335-5326 Kathryn
Event Website: Email:
Description: Cooking Club for Kids is for ages 9-12. You must pre-register for the event, so make sure you call Mrs. Kathryn at Luverne Public Library to add your name to the list for each month's club meeting.

Event: Lauderdale County 4-H Sewing Club Start: 9/21/17 4:00pm
Fee: N/A End: 9/21/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 802 Veterans Drive County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Melinda Smith Phone: 2567666223
Event Website: Email: mas0070@aces.edu
Description: Introduction to Sewing/Basic Stitching (Tools of the Trade)

Event: AL Cottage Food - Eufaula Start: 9/21/17 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 9/21/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Barbour County Extension Office, 525 School St., Eufaula, AL 36027 County: Barbour
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-687-5688
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: Tri County Master Gardener Class Start: 9/21/17 5:00pm
Fee: End: 9/21/17 8:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Limestone
Contact Name: Rhonda Britton Phone: 256-532-1578
Event Website: Email: rcb0003@aces.edu
Description: Fall Tri County Master Gardener Class

Event: Beef Basics Series Start: 9/21/17 6:00pm
Fee: $25 for series or $5 for individual class (due on End: 9/21/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Animal Science & Forages
Address: event location: Tallapoosa County Extension Office, 125 N. Broadnax St, Dadeville, AL County: Tallapoosa
Contact Name: Sarah Dickinson Phone: 256-825-1050
Event Website: Email: sed0029@aces.edu
Description: **RSVP one week in advance of program or each class for meal counts.**An in-depth program designed in companion with the Beef Basics online class to provide cattle producers one on one interaction with extension specialists in beef cattle production. Meals provided to registered participants.Schedule: 09/07 -" Economics and Marketing 09/14 -" Nutrition for the Beef Herd 09/21 -" Reproductive Management & AI 09/28 -" Genetics, EPDs, Bull Selection 10/05 -" Forage Systems to Extend the Grazing Season; Closing Program

Event: Creating Sustainable Landscapes Start: 9/21/17 6:00pm
Fee: none End: 9/21/17 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: QuickBooks for Farmers Start: 9/21/17 6:00pm
Fee: $25 End: 9/21/17 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.