ACES Calendar

<< Saturday, September 23, 2017 >>
Event: Calhoun County Farmers Market Start: 9/23/17 6:30am
Fee: free End: 9/23/17 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: Email:
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 University Ag Discovery Day Start: 9/23/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/23/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Tallassee, AL County: Elmore
Contact Name: Molly Gregg Phone: 334-750-3603
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email:

Event: Russell County Farmer Market Start: 9/23/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/23/17 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: Email:

Event: Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference Start: 9/23/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 9/26/17 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:

Event: Making the Most of your Small Garden Spaces- Bonsai and other gardening methods Start: 9/23/17 9:00am
Fee: Free, but you must call to put your name on the li End: 9/23/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Autauga County Extension Office Phone: 334-361-7273
Event Website: Email:
Description: Interested in bonsai, but don't know where to start? The first half of this workshop will focus on choosing plants for bonsai, benefits to starting from new plants versus buying ready-made, and tips on maintaining your bonsai. Speaker: Mark Waldo, Certified as a Master Gardener in 2012 and has been working with bonsai for 19 years. Want to grow fruits and vegetables but don't have a lot of space? The second half will be an introduction to methods of growing plants in other than traditional and typical beds. There are new and unique methods to make it more enjoyable and increase yield. Speaker: Glenn Huovinen, Certified as a Master Gardener in 2016 and has been researching and working with alternative gardening methods for two years.

Event: Prostate Cancer Screening Start: 9/23/17 10:00am
Fee: End: 9/23/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 670 Hall Street County: external
Contact Name: Urology Health Foundation & Hale County Health Phone:
Event Website: Email:
Description: Free prostate cancer screening for men 40 and older.

Event: East AL 4-H Chick Chain Show and Action Start: 9/23/17 1:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 9/23/17 4:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Poultry
Address: Chambers Co Agr Arena County: Lee
Contact Name: Lee Co Extension Phone: 334-749-3353
Event Website: Email:
Description: 4-H youth from Chambers, Lee, Macon and Tallapoosa counties will be showing their 20 week-old pullets of various breeds starting at 10 a.m. Birds will be open to view at noon before the auction begins at 1 p.m. (All pullets, no cockerels.)