ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, October 3, 2017 >>
Event: Growing Herbs Start: 10/3/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 10/3/17 9:00am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: 504 First Avenue, Suite A, Clanton AL 35046-0030 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-280-6268
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/chilton Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
Description: General information on growing and pest management concerning herbs

Event: National 4-H Dairy Conference Start: 10/3/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/6/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Madison, WS County: external
Contact Name: Brigid McCrea Phone: 334-750-5213
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: mccreba@aces.edu
Description:

Event: National 4-H Week Start: 10/3/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/9/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Statewide County: online
Contact Name: Joy Scott Phone: 205-612-2790
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: maxwesj@aces.edu
Description:

Event: WREC Peanut Pod Blast Workshops Start: 10/3/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 10/3/17 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 - Montgomery Start: 10/3/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 10/3/17 4:00pm
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: Food Safety Certification for food permit holders meeting the ADPH requirements. Class size limited to first 20 registered. Pre-registration is required.

Event: DEEP (Diabetes Education Empowerment Program) Start: 10/3/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 10/3/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: G. P. Thames Senior Center, Chicago Street, Robertsdale, AL County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
Event Website: Email: bivincf@auburn.edu
Description: This program is ideal for adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes, family members, and care givers of people with Diabetes. DEEP is designed to Educate on how to best control blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol levels

Event: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Start: 10/3/17 10:00am
Fee: $10.00 End: 10/3/17 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: 10/3/17 10:00am
Fee: 10.0 End: 10/3/17 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: Wiregrass Master Gardener Lunch and Learn Series Start: 10/3/17 12:00pm
Fee: End: 10/3/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Dothan Houston County Library (445 North Oates Street Dothan, AL 36303) County: Houston
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-329-1672
Event Website: Email: lee0003@aces.edu
Description: The Wiregrass Master Gardeners are hosting a Lunch and Learn series featuring a different topic each month. Topics will include: pruning, growing blueberries, starting a garden, tomatoes, annual & perennial flowers, hydrangeas, fall gardening, division of bulbs, rhizomes & perennials, and holiday decorating. Bring a sack lunch (drinks provided) and enjoy a free program!

Event: Faithful Families Start: 10/3/17 5:00pm
Fee: End: 10/3/17 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: Pike County Fair Start: 10/3/17 5:00pm
Fee: End: 10/3/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Pike County Fairgrounds County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Phone:
Event Website: Email:
Description: Our Cackle Club members will show their chickens

Event: Gardening 101 - "Hands-On" Gardening - Gardening Basics, Preparing the Soil, Planting the Crop, Tending the Crop, Tentative Harvest Start: 10/3/17 5:30pm
Fee: None End: 10/3/17 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: Alfalfa in Summer Perennials Start: 10/3/17 6:00pm
Fee: none End: 10/3/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: 2513 7th Street, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 County: Tuscaloosa
Contact Name: Jonathan Gladney Phone: 334-341-1674
Event Website: Email: gladnjb@auburn.edu
Description: Planting and management techniques of using Alfalfa in summer perennial grasses.

Event: Live Well Faithful Families Start: 10/3/17 6:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 10/3/17 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: Planting Alfalfa in Summer Perennials Start: 10/3/17 6:00pm
Fee: n/a End: 10/3/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: 2513 7th Street County: Tuscaloosa
Contact Name: Jonathan Gladney Phone: 334-341-1674
Event Website: https://www.bamab...summer-perennials Email: gladnjb@auburn.edu
Description: A class on planting and management techniques of growing Alfalfa in primarily bahiagrass and bermudagrass.

Event: QuickBooks for Farmers Start: 10/3/17 6:00pm
Fee: $25 End: 10/3/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Lauderdale Co Extension Office, 802 Veterans Drive, Florence, AL 35630 County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Robert Page Phone: 12562012465
Event Website: Email: rlp0005@aces.edu
Description: QuickBooks for Farmers is a two evening class to teach 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.