ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, October 30, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 10/30/18 6:00am
Fee: End: 10/30/18 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
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 Livestock Auction Start: 10/30/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/30/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; 4-H & Youth Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Urban Affairs
Address: 701 Hall Street Greensboro Alabama 36744 County: Perry
Contact Name: Tommie Teacher Phone: 332-624-8710
Event Website: Email: teachto@aces.edu
Description: Provide assistance to farmers in helping them understand fair market prices and to market extension programs and services

Event: Alabama Livestock Sales Start: 10/30/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/30/18 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
Event Website: Email: teachto@aces.edu
Description: Alabama Small Ruminants Sale/Auction on every Tuesday.

Event: Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC Start: 10/30/18 8:00am
Fee: free End: 10/30/18 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
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: jonesja@aces.edu
Description: Peanut Pod Maturity Determination to decide when to dig Peanuts at optimum maturity

Event: Backyard Poultry Processing Workshop Start: 10/30/18 8:30am
Fee: 10 End: 10/30/18 4:30pm
Calendar(s): Poultry; Animal Science & Forages
Address: Poultry Science Dept. Auburn University County: Lee
Contact Name: Dianna Bourassa Phone: 334-728-7538
Event Website: Email: dvb0006@auburn.edu
Description: The Backyard Poultry Processing Class provides information on backyard chicken processing, what procedures to use, and why. A hands-on processing session will follow. A registration fee of $10 per participant is due by Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Space is limited to 20 participants and is first come first serve.

Event: ServSafe - Opelika Start: 10/30/18 9:00am
Fee: 125 End: 10/30/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4, Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-70-2237
Event Website: http://foodsafety.aces.edu Email: johns16@aces.edu
Description: Food Safety Certification for food permit holders meeting the ADPH requirements. Class size limited to first 20 registered. Pre-registration is required.

Event: Growing Strong Trees Start: 10/30/18 10:00am
Fee: none End: 10/30/18 11:30am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Urban Affairs
Address: Delano Park Rose Garden, 625 Gordon Dr, Decatur, AL County: Morgan
Contact Name: Allyson Shabel Phone: 256-612-6766
Event Website: Email: ams0137@aces.edu
Description: Join the Delano Park Conservancy and Alabama Extension as Lee McBride, an International Society of Arboriculture certified arborist, teaches us proper pruning techniques and how to identify damage and disease among trees. We will tour Delano Park looking at these historic trees and at ways to make them healthy and safe.

Event: ServSafe-Mobile County Start: 10/30/18 10:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 10/30/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1070 Schillinger Road North County: Mobile
Contact Name: Rebecca Catalena Phone: 251-234-1050
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/foodsafety Email: rjc0026@auburn.edu
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: 10/30/18 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 10/30/18 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: ForestHER: A Luncheon For Women Who Love The Land Start: 10/30/18 11:00am
Fee: End: 10/30/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Dale County Extension Office - 202 South Highway 123, Ozark, AL 36360 County: Dale
Contact Name: Bence Carter Phone: 334-389-4055
Event Website: Email: jbc0057@aces.edu
Description: The ForestHER Luncheon is for any woman that owns forestland or is just interested in learning more about forestry in a relaxed, fun setting. In the luncheon, we will discuss Alabama Forest History, Tips for Women to be More Effective Landowners, and the ForestHER series. Lunch will be provided, so pre-registration is required. Please contact the Dale County Extension Office (334-774-2329) to register for this event.

Event: Outdoor Photography Course Start: 10/30/18 6:00pm
Fee: 50 End: 10/30/18 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
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/Tallapoosa Email: aharris@aces.edu
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.