ACES Calendar

<< Monday, March 5, 2018 >>
Event: Creating a Fruitful Landscape Start: 3/5/18 9:00am
Fee: $10.00 End: 3/5/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Moody City Hall, 670 Park Avenue, Moody, AL 35004 County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Bethany O'Rear Phone: 205-612-9524
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Description: Come join us to learn just what it takes to have a bountiful backyard! We will discuss pruning, fertilization, and pest management of some of our favorite berries and tree fruits. Must pre-register to attend by calling the St. Clair County Extension Office at (205) 338-9416.

Event: Lee County Master Gardener Intern Class Start: 3/5/18 9:00am
Fee: End: 3/5/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: County: Lee
Contact Name: Dani Carroll Phone:
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Description: Lee County Master Gardener Intern Class

Event: Scale Back Alabama Start: 3/5/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/5/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 13999 AL Hwy 22, Rockford, AL 35136 (beside the courthouse) County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes Phone: 256-377-4713
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Description: Weekly weigh-in for participants. Participants can also weigh Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Event: Sumter Co. ServSafe Start: 3/5/18 9:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 3/5/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Land Hall- UWA, Student Union Drive County: Sumter
Contact Name: Alice Moore Phone: 334 216-0738
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Description: A two-day ServSafe course taught by the Food Safety Team for the food service industry to obtain food safety certification that meets the requirements of the ADPH. Must register two weeks before scheduled date.

Event: Landscape Pruning Workshop Start: 3/5/18 10:00am
Fee: free End: 3/5/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Meditation Garden at the Ozark First United Methodist Church County: Dale
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: Dale County Extension Office 334-774-2329
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Description: Landscape Pruning Workshop at Ozark First United Methodist Church Topics will include: the importance of pruning, tools for pruning, how to prune, amount to prune, when to prune, and pruning safety Bring your pruners for the hands-on demonstration.

Event: Muscadine Grape Pruning Workshop Start: 3/5/18 1:00pm
Fee: Free End: 3/5/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Urban Affairs
Address: County: Marshall
Contact Name: Dan Porch or Eddie J. Wheeler Phone: 256-582-2009 or 205-274-2129
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Description: Topics for the workshop will include: Muscadine Grape Varieties, Pruning Benefits Pruning Tools and Safety and Proper Pruning Techniques. The workshop is free, however for planning purposes everyone is asked to please preregister. Interested persons are asked to call (256) 582-2009. For more information contact Dan Porch, County Extension Coordinator, Blount County at (205) 274-2129 or Eddie J. Wheeler, County Extension Coordinator, Marshall County at (256) 582-2009. Participants are being asked to bring hand pruners, loppers, safety goggles and gloves.

Event: Farmers Market Meeting Start: 3/5/18 4:00pm
Fee: Free End: 3/5/18 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Food Safety & Quality; Commercial Horticulture
Address: Central Alabama Farmer's Co-op 2519 US Hwy 80 W Selma, AL 36701 County: Dallas
Contact Name: Callie Nelson Phone: 334-875-3200
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Description: This meeting will feature a training on "Selling at the Farmers Market and Pest Management Update" and farmers will receive their Nutrition Voucher Certification. Anyone planning to sell at the Dallas County Farmer's Market and receive the nutrition vouchers are encouraged to attend. A meal will be served and registration is required; for more information and to register contact the Dallas County Extension Office at 334-875-3200 before Friday, March 2, 2018.

Event: "Sow A Garden-Grow a Garden, Gardening Series Start: 3/5/18 5:30pm
Fee: 0.00 End: 3/5/18 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Church Street Incubator, 207 E. Church Street, Atmore, AL 36502 County: Escambia
Contact Name: Anthony Wiggins Phone: 2518677760
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Description: Learn Soil Basics, Garden Basics and Managing Pests during this gardening series.

Event: Pasture and Hay Field Weed Management Workshop Start: 3/5/18 6:00pm
Fee: N/A End: 3/5/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Agronomic Crops
Address: 56 Kelly Lane Columbiana AL, 35051 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Ricky Colquitt Phone: (205) 438-3722
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Description: Program will discuss weed management options for pastures and hay fields. Please RSVP if you plan to attend.