ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, July 10, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 7/10/18 6:00am
Fee: Free End: 7/10/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Bloch Park 108 Dallas Ave. Selma, AL 36701 County: Dallas
Contact Name: Market Manager Phone: 334-366-4575
Event Website: Email:
Description: The Dallas County Farmers' Market will officially be opened for its 2018 season beginning on Saturday, June 2 through Saturday, November 3. The market will be opened on Tuesday's, Thursday's and Saturday's from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. or until the last vendor sells out. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the market manager at 334-366-4575.

Event: Alabama Private Training Course and Exam in Region 3 Start: 7/10/18 8:30am
Fee: 20 End: 7/10/18 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 218 S. Hamburg Street, Butler, AL 36904 County: Choctaw
Contact Name: Choctaw County Extension Office or Rudy Yates Phone: (205) 459-2133
Event Website: Email: yatesrp@aces.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 for the participant to obtain a Private Applicator Permit. *An additional fee of $25.00 must be included with the application and sent by the participant to the AL Department of Ag & Industries (ADAI). The ADAI issues the Private Applicator Permit.

Event: Athletic Turf Workshop Start: 7/10/18 8:30am
Fee: End: 7/10/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 23952 Hwy 55 County: Covington
Contact Name: Covington County Extension Office Phone: 334-222-1125
Event Website: Email:
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Event: Diabetes Basics Class Start: 7/10/18 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 7/10/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Dallas County Extension System 429 Lauderdale Street, Selma, AL 36702 County: Dallas
Contact Name: Callie Nelson Phone: 334-875-3200
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu Email: nelsoc3@auburn.edu
Description: Free Diabetes Education classes each second Tuesday for those who are newly diagnosed, at an increased risk for diabetes, referred by their Health Care Provider, wanting to lose weight or just would like to learn more about the disease. Please contact our office at 334-875-3200

Event: Right Bite Diabetic Class Start: 7/10/18 10:00am
Fee: $10.00 End: 7/10/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Family & Child Development
Address: Lee county Extension System 600 S 7th ST Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Helen Jones Phone: 334-749-3353
Event Website: http://aces.edu/lee Email: herndhj@aces.edu
Description: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking Class will be at Lee County Extension Office, starting 10:00AM, Tues. July 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st over 4 weeks. The cost is only 10 dollars for all 4 weeks. During these 4 sessions, you will learn to choose healthier food, prepare recipes lower in fat, cholesterol, sugar, and sodium, and control portion sizes. Please call the Lee County Extension Office to register, 334-749-3353.

Event: Today's Mom-Gateway WIC Start: 7/10/18 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 7/10/18 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: Parenting Series Start: 7/10/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 7/10/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Family & Child Development
Address: 230 Strickland Circle, Vernon, AL County: Lamar
Contact Name: Melanie Allen Phone: 256-200-2996
Event Website: Email: allenmg@aces.edu
Description: Parenting & Healthy Relationship Series of Classes

Event: Russell County Lunch and Learn Series Start: 7/10/18 12:00pm
Fee: na End: 7/10/18 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: Snake Identification Start: 7/10/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 7/10/18 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