ACES Calendar

<< Wednesday, August 29, 2018 >>
Event: Master Gardener Volunteer Training Start: 8/29/18 8:30am
Fee: $135 End: 8/29/18 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Dale County Extension Office 202 South Hwy. 123 Ozark, AL 36360 County: Dale
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-774-2329
Event Website: Email: lee0003@aces.edu
Description: Master Gardener Volunteer Training classes will be held each Wednesday at the Dale County Extension Office taught by Auburn University and Extension Specialist, Regional Extension Agents, and Certified Master Gardeners. Subject matter includes: plant nutrition, plant id, turf grass, landscape management, landscape design, entomology, plant diseases, vegetable gardening, home fruit production, and more. Fifty hours of volunteer service is required to become a Certified Master Gardener. Cost of the course is $135 by August 1st, after which price increases to $150.

Event: Shelby County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management Start: 8/29/18 10:00am
Fee: 150 End: 8/29/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 56 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-669-6763
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/shelby 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: St. Clair County "Pell City" Farmers Market Start: 8/29/18 2:00pm
Fee: End: 8/29/18 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Community & Workforce Development
Address: 2404 Forrest Lane, Pell City, AL 35125 County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Lee Ann Clark Phone: 205-338-9416
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/StClair Email: clarkla@aces.edu
Description: A growers-only market & senior nutrition voucher redemption site.