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<< Wednesday, October 11, 2017 >>
Event: Master Gardener Volunteer Training Start: 10/11/17 8:30am
Fee: $135 End: 10/11/17 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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Description: Application deadline is August 4, 2017. Please call the Extension Office for more information or an application form.

Event: Farmers Market Training Series Start: 10/11/17 9:00am
Fee: Free! End: 10/11/17 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; Animal Science & Forages; Commercial Horticulture; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Urban Affairs
Address: 500 Grand Ave. SW., Suite 300 County: DeKalb
Contact Name: Hunter McBrayer Phone: (256) 845-8595
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Description: Built for Farmers- Open to Everyone!! This free workshop series, held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, will provide training to vegetable producers and homeowners alike. Topics including tomato production, organic production systems, high tunnel systems, marketing, and much more will be presented by Extension Specialist and University professors from around the state. Please call the DeKalb County Extension Office for more information. Training provided in Cooperation with Alabama Extension, Fort Payne Main Street and the Alabama Beginning Farms program.

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 10/11/17 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 10/11/17 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
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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: 10/11/17 9:00am
Fee: 130.00 End: 10/11/17 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
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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: Cottage FOod Safety - Madison Start: 10/11/17 10:00am
Fee: 25 End: 10/11/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: County: Madison
Contact Name: Christy Mendoza Phone: 2565477936
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Description: For individuals who would like to sell their home-made baked goods, jellies and candies. Registration is required before class. Use the link, number provided or call the county office. Class will be held in the Madison County Office.

Event: JMG Curriculum Training Start: 10/11/17 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 10/11/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Autauga County Extension Office 2226 Hwy 14 W, Suite E Autaugaville, AL 36003 Phone: (334) 361-7273 County: Autauga
Contact Name: Brenda Henson Phone: 334-850-5980
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Description: Workshop is for teachers and 4-H Volunteers to help them implement the JMG program curriculm in their class or 4-H Club.

Event: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Start: 10/11/17 10:00am
Fee: $5.00 End: 10/11/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 1070 Schillinger Road No, Mobile County: Escambia
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
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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 Mobile County Extension Office at 1070 Schillinger Road North, Mobile

Event: Claybank Master Gardener Lunch and Learn Start: 10/11/17 12:00pm
Fee: Free End: 10/11/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 202 South Hwy. 123, Ozark AL 36360 County: Dale
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-774-2329
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Description: Lunch and Learn Program 2nd Wednesday of the month at the Dale County Extension Office located at the Dale County Government Building (202 South Hwy. 123, Ozark, AL 36360). Each month will feature a timely gardening program during the lunch hour. March- Tools and Garden BMP's, April - Backyard Tomatoes, May - Weeds in Home Lawn, June - Attracting Pollinators, July - Irrigation, August - Shade Gardening, September - Plant Propagation, October - All About Bees, November - Growing Citrus. All are welcome and encouraged to bring their lunch and a friend!

Event: Faithful Families Start: 10/11/17 1:30pm
Fee: 0 End: 10/11/17 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
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Description: Faithful Families