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<< Wednesday, March 14, 2018 >>
Event: Houston County Master Gardener Course Start: 3/14/18 8:00am
Fee: Registration is $135 by December 15th; after which End: 3/14/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 1066 Ross Clark Circle Dothan, AL County: Houston
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-794-4108
Event Website: Email: lee0003@auburn.edu
Description: Join other gardeners for a 12 week volunteer training program. Subjects include botany, vegetable gardening, soils, propagation, disease and insect identification and much more.

Event: West Central Alabama Jr. Beef Expo Start: 3/14/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 3/14/18 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Montgomery,AL County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Brigid McCrea Phone: 334-750-5213
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email: mccreba@aces.edu
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Event: Alabama Private Training Course in region 2 Start: 3/14/18 9:00am
Fee: 20.0 End: 3/14/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Poultry
Address: 3200 A Meighan Blvd. Gadsden AL 35904 County: Etowah
Contact Name: Eric Schavey Phone: 256-547-7936
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...rsLicenseInfo.php Email: ets0003@auburn.edu
Description: A Private Applicator uses or supervises the use of any pesticide for producing any agricultural commodity on property owned or rented, or on the property of another person if applied without compensation. This is a full training course that is complete with a testing period after the course in order to provide the Private Applicator permit to the participant. *Additional fee of $25.00 shall be forwarded by the applicant to the Department of Ag for Permit. Commercial applicator points will be awarded in AP (Ag Plant) and D&R (Demonstration and Research).

Event: Jackson County Master Gardener Class Start: 3/14/18 9:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 3/14/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Jackson Co Extension Office Class is Meeting at the Veterans Building County: Jackson
Contact Name: Rhonda Britton Phone: 256-690-8979
Event Website: http://mg.aces.ed...g-class-schedule/ Email: rcb0003@aces.edu
Description: 2018 Spring Master Gardener Class to be held in Scottsboro, Al at the Veterans Building (across form the fairgrounds) starting February 7 through May 9, 2018. Start time is 9:00 am - 1:30 pm.

Event: Tax Assistance Program Start: 3/14/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/14/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development
Address: 13999 AL Hwy 22, Rockford, AL 35136 (behind the Courthouse) County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes Phone: 256-377-4713
Event Website: Email: sah0008@aces.edu
Description: Free tax assistance and electronically file of federal and state income. This is a free program to all. Tax preparers will be available every Wednesday starting February 21st through April 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Coosa County Extension Office. Call 256-377-4713 for more information.

Event: Right BIte Start: 3/14/18 9:30am
Fee: 10.00 End: 3/14/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 504 First Avenue, Clanton AL 35045 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Phone: 205-280-6268
Event Website: Email: cwl0015@aces.edu
Description: Right Bite Cooking Class: * Portion Control * Reading the Nutrition Label * Choosing the Right Fat: Controlling Risk for Cardiovascular Disease * Carbohydrate and Fiber: Friend or Foe? * Seven Ways to Control Your Blood Pressure. Throughout the four sessions we will learn more about overall healthy eating, as well as how diet affects diabetes and heart disease. There will also be food preparation and food tasting.

Event: Chilton County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management Start: 3/14/18 10:00am
Fee: 150 End: 3/14/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 504 First Avenue, Suite A, Clanton, AL 35046 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-280-6268
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/chilton Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
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: Right Bite Cooking Class Start: 3/14/18 10:00am
Fee: End: 3/14/18 11:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: St. Clair County Courthouse, 1815 Cogswell Avenue, Suite 103/B04 County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Donna Shanklin Phone: St. Clair Office (205) 338-9416
Event Website: http://offices.ac...ealthier-options/ Email: drs0009@auburn.edu
Description: Portion Control * Reading the Nutrition Label * Choosing the Right Fat: Controlling Risk for Cardiovascular Disease * Carbohydrate and Fiber: Friend or Foe? * Seven Ways to Control Your Blood Pressure Throughout the four sessions, we will incorporate some fun ways to look at calories and learn how portion sizes have changed through the years. There will be some food preparation and food tasting.

Event: Dale County Lunch and Learn Start: 3/14/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 3/14/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: 202 South Hwy 123, Ste. D Ozark, AL 36360 County: Dale
Contact Name: Dale County Extension Office Phone: 334-774-2329
Event Website: Email: lee0003@auburn.edu
Description: LUNCH & LEARN 2018 2ND WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Dale County Extension Office 202 South Hwy. 123 Ozark, AL 36360 14 March Garden Tool Care 11 April Raised Bed Gardens 9 May Fruit Production 13 June Invasive Plant Management 11 July native Plants 8 August Wildflower Gardens 12 September Landscape Diseases 10 October Indoor Plants 14 November Holiday Decor