ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, August 7, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 8/7/18 6:00am
Fee: Free End: 8/7/18 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: Today's Mom-Gateway WIC Start: 8/7/18 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 8/7/18 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: Grassroots Meeting Start: 8/7/18 12:00pm
Fee: End: 8/7/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Animal Science & Forages; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Human Nutrition Diet & Health; 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 3346875688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: Barbour County Grassroots Meeting to discuss with members of the community about ACES programming to serve county needs for the next year.

Event: Wiregrass Lunch and Learn Start: 8/7/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 8/7/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: Dothan Houston County Library (445 North Oates Street Dothan, AL 36303) County: Houston
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-329-1672
Event Website: Email: lee0003@auburn.edu
Description: The Wiregrass Master Gardeners are hosting a Lunch and Learn series featuring a different topic each month. Topics will include: January 2 A year of Gardening, February 6 A Year of Gardening Continued, March 6 Landscaping, April 3 Container Gardening, May 1 Succulents and House Plants, June 5 Home Pest Control, September 4 Herbs, October 2 Native Plants, November 13 Fruit and Citrus Trees. Bring a sack lunch (drinks provided) and enjoy a free program!

Event: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Start: 8/7/18 5:00pm
Fee: Free End: 8/7/18 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Agape Ministry 2306 Hwy 80 E Selma, AL 36701 County: Dallas
Contact Name: Callie Nelson Phone: 334-875-3200
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu Email: nelsoc3@auburn.edu
Description: Learn to prepare delicious meals and snacks to control or prevent diabetes, high blood pressure and other diseases. You will learn how to choose healthier food, prepare recipes low in fat, cholesterol, sugar, and sodium, portion control, label reading, use various sweeteners, choose carbohydrates wisely, and choose the right fats. Classes will be taught by Regional Extension Agent and Registered Dietitian Christina LeVert. The focus is on citizens 40 years or age or older. Please pre-register by calling 334-875-3200. This is co-sponsored by AGAPE Ministry.