ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, October 24, 2017 >>
Event: WREC Peanut Pod Blast Workshops Start: 10/24/17 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 10/24/17 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: fruit and Vegetable meeing at Holmstead Farm in Clay County Start: 10/24/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 10/24/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 6582 County Road 7, Talladega, Al. (farm is located in Clay county) County: Clay
Contact Name: Chip East Phone: 256-846-0314
Event Website: Email: eastwil@aces.edu
Description: Join Extension Agents, Dani Carroll and Chip East for a walking tour to discuss fruit and vegetable production at Holmstead Farm. The topics discussed at this tour include planting, pruning, and proper management of crops such blueberries, muscadines, blackberries, peaches, apples, strawberries along with vegetable crops.

Event: Gardening for the Breast Cancer Community - Fall Decorating Start: 10/24/17 10:00am
Fee: $5 End: 10/24/17 11:30am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 2612 Lane Park Road, Birmingham, AL 35223 County: Jefferson
Contact Name: Megan Sisk Phone: 205-838-6159
Event Website: http://www.forgeon.org/news-events Email: www.forgeon.org/news-events
Description: Fall has arrived and creating fall d├ęcor can make your home feel more festive. Learn fall decorating tips and how to arrange, position and prepare a floral arrangement inside a pumpkin; while also learning the benefits of how it improves your survivorship journey. This special event is for anyone who has ever been diagnosed with breast cancer, as well as their loved ones. This program is a partnership between Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Forge Breast Cancer Survivor Center.

Event: Today's Mom-Gateway WIC Start: 10/24/17 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 10/24/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program
Address: 2905 East South Blvd. County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Jennifer Pinkard Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: jap0033@aces.edu
Description: To provide nutrition education to limited-resource moms-to-be, while contributing to their personal development, physical development and nutritional welfare of baby.

Event: QuickBooks for Farmers Start: 10/24/17 6:00pm
Fee: $25 End: 10/24/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Jackson Co Extension Office, 27115 John T. Reid Pkwy, Scottsboro, AL 35768 County: Jackson
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 management reports. This allows students to see a full year of QuickBooks data.