ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, January 9, 2018 >>
Event: Hope Christian Archery 4-H Club Start: 1/9/18 2:30am
Fee: none End: 1/9/18 3:30am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 419 Philippians Blvd, Pelham, AL 35124 County: Shelby
Contact Name: John Wallace Phone: n/a
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...unties/Shelby.php Email: archery@hopechristian.net
Description: This 4-H Archery club is offered to all Hope Christian students. If you have any further questions you can also contact Charity Battles, 4-H Foundation Agent Shelby County, office-205-669-6763, cell-205-532-1246, email: caw0046@auburn.edu or Adeline Quintana, 4-H Agent Assistant, office-205-669-6763, email: amf0024@aces.edu

Event: Today's Mom-Gateway WIC Start: 1/9/18 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 1/9/18 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: Garden Lessons Learned Start: 1/9/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 1/9/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: County: Elmore
Contact Name: Carol Pugh Phone: 334-567-6301
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/elmore Email:
Description: Central Alabama Master Gardeners Association LUNCH & LEARN 2018 2ND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Elmore County Extension Office 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka 36092 9 January Garden Lessons Learned Mary McCroan, Adv. Master Gardener 13 February Backyard Birding & Wildlife Hal Smith, Wild Birds Unlimited 13 March Gardening without Injury Don Graham, Physical Therapist 10 April Alabama Wildflowers Shirley Fifield 8 May Herbal Teas Debbie Boutelier, Master Gardener 12 June Landscape Design Rip Weaver, Director of Aldridge Gardens 10 July Snake Identification Mary McCroan, Advanced Master Gardener 14 August The Life of Butterflies Deborah Batson, Photographer 11 September Fall Gardening and Harvest Lee and Amanda Borden, Advanced Master Gardeners 9 October Succulents Jane McCarthy, Horticulturist & MG 13 November Garden Varmints Chris Jaworowski, Wildlife Biologist, ACES 11 December Floriculture Charlotte Hall, Master Gardener

Event: Russell County Lunch and Learn Series Start: 1/9/18 12:00pm
Fee: na End: 1/9/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 508 14th Street County: Russell
Contact Name: Jennifer Davidson Phone: 334.298.6845
Event Website: Email: jenniferd@auburn.edu
Description: A variety of Lunch and Learns offered on all Extension topics at no charge to general public.

Event: 1,2,3, 4-H Club (Homeschool 4-H Club) Start: 1/9/18 1:00pm
Fee: none End: 1/9/18 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: 1/9/18 4:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 1/9/18 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: How Does a Lender Determine Whether to Renew My Line of Credit? Start: 1/9/18 5:30pm
Fee: $10 End: 1/9/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: 802 Veterans Drive, Florence County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Robert Tufts Phone: (334) 734-2120
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/lender Email: tuftsra@auburn.edu
Description: A review of financial statements and how lenders use that information to assess financial health of borrowers. Lenders will be present to answer questions.

Event: Livestock Club Start: 1/9/18 5:30pm
Fee: none End: 1/9/18 7:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 410 North Jackson Avenue, Courthouse Bsmnt 1 County: external
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 2562843572
Event Website: http://www.alabama4h.com Email: lovelj1@auburn.edu
Description: Pig, cattle, and lambs... oh my! The Livestock Club is designed to help your project work in Pig Squeal, Chick Chain, Market Lamb, Beef It Up!, Skillathon, Quizbowl, and Judging. Whew! That's a lot of fun! You do not have to own animals to be in the Livestock Club, We will also talk about the careers that are related to agriculture, as well as the technology used in farming. Join the fun any time!

Event: Beginning BeeKeeping Course 2018 Start: 1/9/18 6:00pm
Fee: $55.00 End: 1/9/18 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 600 S 7th ST Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Damon Wallace Phone: 334-745-5312
Event Website: Email: Damonwallace.beeman@gmail.com
Description: Beginners Beekeeping Course 2018 The Saugahatchee Beekeepers Association and Claybird Bee Education Association, in cooperation with the Lee County Cooperative Extension System, will be conducting the 12th annual Beginners Beekeeping Course, beginning Tuesday, January 9, 2018 and continuing weekly, ending on Feb 27. We will meet weekly, on Tuesday, beginning at 6:00 PM at the Lee County Cooperative Extension System, 600 S. 7th Street, Opelika, Alabama. Each session will last about 1hr 30 minutes. Cost of the course is $55.00, which includes course fee, the textbook and a 1-year membership in the Saugahatchee Beekeepers Association. This course will enable the aspiring beekeeper to have honeybees this spring. You will need to bring note taking materials with you. Registration will be at the door. We expect to have honeybees available on Mar 28. Bees are not included in the course fee.The course will be taught by Damon Wallace, Master Beekeeper, along with Greg and Sam . For more information, or to pre-register (not required), please contact Damon Wallace at 334-745-5312 or email Damonwallace.beeman@gmail.com.

Event: Farming 101 Start: 1/9/18 6:00pm
Fee: 50.0 End: 1/9/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 13346875688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: FARMING 101: FOR BEGINNING FARMERS BARBOUR COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE 6:00 TO 8:00 P.M. Speakers and Topics: ' January 9 Basic Soils - Management and Improvement: Brandon Dillard, Regional Extension Agent, Agronomic Crops ' January 11 Small Scale Vegetable Production: Dr. Wheeler Foshee, Dwight and Ruth Bond Endowed Professor, Auburn University ' January 16 Overview of Major Vegetable Insect Pests and Management Options for Market Gardens and Small Farms: Dr. Ayanava, IPM Extension Specialist, Auburn University ' January 18 Small Fruit Production - Strawberries, Blueberries, Blackberries and Grapes: Neil Kelly, Regional Extension Agent, Commercial Horticulture ' January 23 Protected Production-Getting Started with Your High Tunnel: Dr. Joe Kemble, Extension Specialist Professor, Auburn University ' January 25 Farm Management and Financial Planning: Jessica Kelton, Regional Extension Agent, Farm and Agribusiness Management

Event: Farming 101 - For Beginning Farmers Start: 1/9/18 6:00pm
Fee: 50.00 End: 1/9/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: 525 School Street, Eufaula, AL 360217 County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 334-687-5688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@auburn.edu
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Event: Tech Tuesdays - Robotics II Club Start: 1/9/18 6:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 1/9/18 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.