ACES Calendar

<< Saturday, April 14, 2018 >>
Event: Plant sale Start: 4/14/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 4/14/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 77 Justice Ave. Ft. McClellan, AL County: Calhoun
Contact Name: Pat Killian Phone: 256-237-1621
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Description: Plant sale sponsored by Calhoun County Master Gardeners/Tree Amigos. To benefit the 4H program at Coosa Valley Attention Home. Plants are grown by the Master Gardeners. Hayes Jackson, URBAN ACES Regional Agent assists with the plants.

Event: Spring Workshop: “Sheep Flock and Goat Herd Health Management” Start: 4/14/18 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/14/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; 4-H & Youth Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Urban Affairs
Address: 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Ste 4 Dothan, AL 36301 Phone: (334) 794-4108 County: Houston
Contact Name: Maria Leite-Browning Phone: 256 372 4954
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Description: This program is designed for anyone who has interest in expanding their knowledge to raise sheep and goats to sustain production. Program will be held at Houston CO Extension Office Location: 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Ste 4, Dothan, AL 36301,Phone: (334) 794-4108. Presentation and classroom discussions will cover several management issues of sheep and goat management such as: tagging, injection sites, hoof health management, FAMACHA system for worm control, newborn care, CMT (California Mastitis Test) to identify does and ewes with mastitis, body condition scoring, nutritional and good forage management, biosecurity measures, disposal of medication and others substances. Lunch will be provided. Hands-on demonstrations will be held at a local sheep or goat producer farm after lunch. Time 9:00 to Noon -" Class Room 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm -" Hands-on Demonstrations

Event: State 4-H Shotgun Championship Start: 4/14/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 4/15/18 6:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Childersburg, Al County: Talladega
Contact Name: Kim Good Phone: 256-252-9029
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email:

Event: Drug TakeBack with Decatur Police Departemnt Start: 4/14/18 9:00am
Fee: none End: 4/14/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Animal Science & Forages; Urban Affairs
Address: County: Morgan
Contact Name: Allyson Shabel Phone: 256-612-6766
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Description: Its time to clean out your medicine cabinet! The Decatur Police Department will be accepting prescription pharmaceuticals and OTC medicines for safe disposal in this spring drug take back event. It will be held from 9AM-1PM at the Decatur City Street and Environmental Services Building (1802 Central Parkway Decatur,) in conjunction with the Household Hazardous Chemical Collection Day.

Event: Low/No Sugar Jam and Jelly (Citronelle) Start: 4/14/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/14/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1070 Shillinger Road North County: Mobile
Contact Name: Rebecca Catalena Phone: 251-234-1050
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Description: Join us for a hands-on low sugar/no sugar canning class that will teach you the basics of using a water bath canner and all the tools you will need for a successful canning season.