ACES Calendar

<< Wednesday, April 4, 2018 >>
Event: Bee Keeping Basics Start: 4/4/18 9:00am
Fee: 10 End: 4/4/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 3200 A West Meighan Blvd Gadsden Alabama 35904 County: Etowah
Contact Name: Eric Schavey or Hunter McBrayer Phone: 256-547-7936
Event Website: Email: ets0003@aces.edu or rhm0015@aces.edu
Description: This workshop series is designed as an introductory course for beginner Bee keepers or those interested in General Apiology.

Event: Jackson County Master Gardener Class Start: 4/4/18 9:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 4/4/18 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: Scale Back Alabama Weigh Out Start: 4/4/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/4/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 13999 AL Hwy 22, Rockford, AL 35136 County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes Phone: 256-377-4713
Event Website: Email: sah0008@aces.edu
Description: Final weigh out of the statewide weight loss program.

Event: Smart Yard Series Start: 4/4/18 9:00am
Fee: $5 each or $15 for full series End: 4/4/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 1055 East McKinnon Street County: Coffee
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-894-5596
Event Website: Email: lee0003@auburn.edu
Description: Join us each Wednesday in April for home landscape tips. Each week will feature a topic timely to your lawn and garden needs. Learn best management practices that will save you time and create your ideal landscape! April 4th - Designing a Smart Yard; April 11th - Turf and Weed Control; April 18th - Fruits and Vegetables; April 25th - Year Round Color

Event: Tax Assistance Program Start: 4/4/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/4/18 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: Chilton County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management Start: 4/4/18 10:00am
Fee: 150 End: 4/4/18 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: Cancer Risks: Do My Genes Matter? Start: 4/4/18 11:00am
Fee: FREE End: 4/4/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Moody City Hall, 670 Park Avenue, Moody, AL County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Lee Ann Clark Phone: 205-338-9416
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/StClair Email: clarkla@aces.edu
Description: Are you curious about your risk for cancer? Of the affect family history has on your risk? Join Dr. Nancy Merner, a Geneticist with Auburn University, as she shares her research on the genetics of breast, ovarian, and prostate cancer. She aims to identify genetic reasons why cancer appears in certain families. No charge to attend, but seating is limited. Lunch provided. Please pre-register by calling (205) 338-9416.

Event: Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes! CCMGA Lunch and Learn Start: 4/4/18 12:00pm
Fee: End: 4/4/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: County: Montgomery
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Description: ¬Capital City Master Gardener Association LUNCH & LEARN 2018 1ST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Armory Learning Arts Center 1018 Madison Avenue, Montgomery 36104 3 January Kitchen Orchids Charlotte Bent, Master Gardener 7 February Home Gardening Facts Mallory Kelley, Horticulturist, ACES 7 March How to Add Color in the Landscape~ Variety & Sustainable Jane McCarthy, Horticulturist 4 April Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes! Mallory Kelley, Horticulturist, ACES 2 May Dabbling with Daylilies Terese Goodson, Master Gardener 6 June Butterfly Gardening in the South Jane Mobley, Advanced Master Gardener 11 July Working with Ponds in the Landscape Leonard Shannon, Master Gardener 1 August Grow Your Fall Salad Mike Forster, Master Gardener 5 September Decorating with Gourds Sandy Rosamond, Master Gardener 3 October Native Drought Tolerant Plants Dr. Sue Webb, Petals from the Past 7 November Capturing the Beauty in Photography DiAnna Paulk 5 December Down to Earth Landscaping Karen Weber, Horticulturist