ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, October 2, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 10/2/18 6:00am
Fee: End: 10/2/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Bloch Park 108 Dallas Ave Selma, Alabama 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: 10/2/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/2/18 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: Drug Take Back Start: 10/2/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/2/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Urban Affairs; Community & Workforce Development
Address: Tuscaloosa, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Tyrone D. Smith Phone: 3346248710
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Event: Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC Start: 10/2/18 8:00am
Fee: free End: 10/2/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Animal Science & Forages; Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture
Address: WREC County: Henry
Contact Name: James D. Jones Phone: 334-726-1804
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Description: Peanut Pod Maturity Determination to decide when to dig Peanuts at optimum maturity

Event: Learn to Earn Fondant Cake Decorating Workshop Start: 10/2/18 9:30am
Fee: $5.00 End: 10/2/18 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Stewartville VFD(located beside West Coosa Senior Center) - 4754 Coosa Co. Rd. 70 - Sylacauga, AL County: Coosa
Contact Name: Janice Hall / Cornelia Tuck Phone: 334-415-8658 / 256-377-4713
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Description: Come and Learn: 1)How to make fondant. 2) How to apply to cakes. 3)How to use cutters and mold to make beautiful designs Class taught by Janice Hall, REA - Food Safety, Preparation & Preservation ***Please call the Coosa County Extension Office at 256-377-4713 to register . Seats are limited.***

Event: Today's Mom-Gateway WIC Start: 10/2/18 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 10/2/18 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: Wiregrass Lunch and Learn Start: 10/2/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE End: 10/2/18 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
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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: Lee County Fair Start: 10/2/18 4:00pm
Fee: $3.00 End: 10/2/18 11:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Urban Affairs
Address: Lafayette Hwy, Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Phone: 334-749-3353
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Description: Lee County Fair Starting time is different on different days.

Event: Hoof Care Management Workshop Start: 10/2/18 6:00pm
Fee: End: 10/2/18 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; 4-H & Youth Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Urban Affairs
Address: 701 Hall Street Greensboro, Alabama 36744 County: Hale
Contact Name: Tommie Teacher Phone: 334-624-8710
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Description: This workshop will educate farmers on the necessity of proper hoof care in raising healthy and productive goats and sheep

Event: Outdoor Photography Course Start: 10/2/18 6:00pm
Fee: 50 End: 10/2/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Community & Workforce Development
Address: Alexander City, Alabama County: external
Contact Name: Shane Harris Phone: 2568251050
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Description: Interested in improving your photography skills? Then join us for an amateur outdoor photography course with 6 unique classes. Knowledge and use of a DSLR camera, tripod, multiple lens, and off-camera flash is recommended. This is NOT a beginner course. There will be homework assignments each week.  Cost of the course is $50. Class location will be in Alexander City on Tuesday evenings from 6 - 8 p.m. Instructors will be Kenneth Boone and Fletcher Scott.  Hosted by the Tallapoosa County Extension office. Classes are: Sept.18 - Basic Photography; Sept. 25 - Wildlife Photography; Oct. 2 - Macro Photography; Oct. 16 - Water Photography; Oct. 30 - Low Light Photography; Nov. 13 - Landscape Photography. Registration is required! To participate or for more information, contact the Tallapoosa County Extension Office at 256-825-1050.