ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, November 14, 2017 >>
Event: Master Gardener Volunteer Meeting Start: 11/14/17 8:00am
Fee: End: 11/14/17 9:00am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 508 14th street County: Russell
Contact Name: Jennifer Davidson Phone: 3342986845
Event Website: Email: jenniferd@auburn.edu
Description: Join Russell Master Gardeners as they learn about gardening and volunteer opportunities in Russell County.

Event: Alabama's Freshwater Ecosystems and Wetlands (Naturalist Program) Start: 11/14/17 9:00am
Fee: 30.00 End: 11/14/17 9:07am
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Landmark Park Dothan, AL County: Crenshaw
Contact Name: Bence Carter Phone: 334-389-4055
Event Website: Email: jbc0057@aces.edu
Description: The Alabama Master Naturalist Program is offering its first training in the Wiregrass Region of Alabama starting in October, 2017 and ending in March, 2018. This is a statewide program whose goal is to help promote awareness, understanding, and respect of Alabama's natural world among Alabama's citizens and visitors. In addition, the AMN program strives to develop a statewide corps of wellinformed volunteers providing education, outreach, and service dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within their communities.

Event: November 2017 Agronomic Crops Webinar Start: 11/14/17 9:00am
Fee: free End: 11/14/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: online webinar at: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196 County: Online
Contact Name: Kathy Flanders Phone:
Event Website: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196 Email: flandkl@auburn.edu
Description: Timely information on agronomic crops. Topics include: Soil & water runoff considerations; Eve Brantley Update on bioenergy crops, Mark Hall; Soybean maturity dates and varieties, Tyler Sandlin; Cotton Production Update, Trey Cutts

Event: ServSafe Training in Houston Start: 11/14/17 10:00am
Fee: $125 ( if pay online $120) End: 11/14/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle in Dothan County: Houston
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone:
Event Website: Email: huttobf@auburn.edu
Description: Conduct food safety training for food permit holders in Houston and surrounding counties.

Event: Central Alabama Master Gardener Lunch and Learn (Elmore) Start: 11/14/17 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 11/14/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka, AL County: Elmore
Contact Name: Elmore County Extension Office Phone: 334-567-6301
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/elmore Email: jones57@aces.edu
Description: LUNCH & LEARN 2017 2ND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Elmore County Extension Office 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka 36092 10 January Monthly Gardening at a Glance 14 February Pruning Pointers 14 March Gardening without Injury 11 April Backyard Tomatoes 9 May Propagating Plants 13 June Hydrangeas 11 July Name that Tree- Tree Identification 8 August Preserving your Garden's Bounty 12 September Fall Gardening and Harvest 10 October Sweet & Sour Facts of Citrus 14 November Holiday Plants & Forcing Bulbs 12 December Orchids

Event: Wiregrass Master Gardener Lunch and Learn Series Start: 11/14/17 12:00pm
Fee: End: 11/14/17 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: 1,2,3, 4-H Club (Homeschool 4-H Club) Start: 11/14/17 1:00pm
Fee: none End: 11/14/17 2:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 9851 N. Main St , Wilsonville, AL 35186 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Andie Bell or Diane Webb Phone: Shelby County Extension office: 205-669-6763
Event Website: Email: bellcircus@gmail.com or dianewwebb@gmail.com
Description: This is a Homeschool 4-H club that is open to both Cloverbuds (5-8) & 4-H members (9-18). They are a great club and have different programs and activities for their 4-H members through out the year. You can also contact Shelby County Extension Office and talk to Charity Battles 4-H Foundation Regional Agent- (office) 205-669-6763, (cell) 2085-532-1246, email-caw0046@auburn.edu or Adeline Quintana 4-H Agent Assistant (office) 205-669-6763, email-amf0024@aces.edu for more information.

Event: Tech Tuesdays - Robotics I Club Start: 11/14/17 4:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 11/14/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 802 Veterans Drive County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2567666223
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: Robotics 1 is for youth who are in their 1st or 2nd year of 4-H Robotics. Join us as we learn more about programming and engineering using Lego Mindstorm NXT and EV3 Robot kits. Members also work on projects preparing for a Regional STEM competition in March 2018.

Event: Job Readiness Course Start: 11/14/17 5:30pm
Fee: free End: 11/14/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Urban Affairs; Community & Workforce Development
Address: Autauga Prattville Public Library,254 Doster Street, Prattville, AL 36067 County: Autauga
Contact Name: Lindsey Milam, Autauga Prattville Public Library Phone: 334-365-3396
Event Website: Email:
Description: Learn how to write a resume, complete a job application, and prepare for job interviews in this free Job Readiness Course. The course will be led by Regional Extension Agent Sharlean Briggs who serves Autauga County in the area of Family Resource Management & Workforce Development. Registration is required to attend these classes. Please call Lindsey Milam at the Autauga Prattville Public Library at 334-365-3396.

Event: QuickBooks for Farmers Start: 11/14/17 6:00pm
Fee: $25 End: 11/14/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Tennessee Valley Research & Extension Center, 9494 Experimental Loop, Madison, AL 35756 County: Madison
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 reports. This allows students to see a full year of QuickBooks data.

Event: Tech Tuesdays - Robotics II Club Start: 11/14/17 6:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 11/14/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 802 Veterans Drive County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2567666223
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: Tech Tuesdays - Robotics II Club is for youth who are in at least the 3rd year of 4-H robotics. Join us as we learn more about programming and engineering using Lego Mindstorm NXT and EV3 Robot kits. Members also work on projects preparing for a Regional STEM competition in March 2018.