ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, August 14, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 8/14/18 6:00am
Fee: Free End: 8/14/18 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
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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 Livestock Sales Start: 8/14/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 8/14/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; 4-H & Youth Development; 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 701 Hall Street Greensboro Alabama 36744 County: Perry
Contact Name: Tommie Teacher Phone: 3346248710
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Description: Alabama Small Ruminants Sale/Auction on every Tuesday.

Event: Field Visit Start: 8/14/18 9:00am
Fee: End: 8/14/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; General Administration
Address: Akron, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Tyrone D. Smith Phone: 3346248710
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Event: ServSafe- Escambia County Start: 8/14/18 10:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 8/14/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1070 Shillinger Road North County: Escambia
Contact Name: Rebecca Catalena Phone: 251-234-1050
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Description: Food Safety Certification for food permit holders meeting the ADPH requirements. Class size limited to first 20 registered. Pre-registration is required.

Event: Today's Mom-Gateway WIC Start: 8/14/18 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 8/14/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program
Address: 2905 East South Blvd. County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Jennifer Pinkard Phone: 334-270-4133
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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: Russell County Lunch and Learn Series Start: 8/14/18 12:00pm
Fee: na End: 8/14/18 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
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Description: A variety of Lunch and Learns offered on all Extension topics at no charge to general public.

Event: The Life of Butterflies Start: 8/14/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 8/14/18 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
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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

Event: Garden Club Extension Presentation Start: 8/14/18 2:00pm
Fee: End: 8/14/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Greensboro, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Tyrone D. Smith Phone: 3346248710
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Event: Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Start: 8/14/18 5:00pm
Fee: Free End: 8/14/18 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
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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.