ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, February 12, 2019 >>
Event: Coosa County Children Policy Council Start: 2/12/19 8:00am
Fee: End: 2/12/19 10:00am
Calendar(s): Family & Child Development
Address: 13999 AL Highway 22 County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes Phone: 256-377-4713
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Description: Monthly educational programs to enhance family knowledge of their family's strengths and policy meetings to plan and evaluate programming efforts for children and families.

Event: Produce Safety Grower Training - Andalusia Start: 2/12/19 9:00am
Fee: 15.00 End: 2/12/19 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality; Commercial Horticulture
Address: Covington County Extension Office, 23952 HWY 55, Ste. 4, Andalusia, AL 36420 County: Covington
Contact Name: Melissa Wise Phone: 334-222-1125
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Description: This course will provide fundamental, science based knowledge for on farm food safety including produce risk assessment, implementation of Good Agricultural Practices, details on how to develop a farm food safety plan and satisfies the FSMA Produce Safety Rule requirements.

Event: Chocolate: The Food of the Gods Start: 2/12/19 12:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 2/12/19 1:00pm
Calendar(s): General Administration
Address: 508 14th Street County: Russell
Contact Name: Jennifer Davidson Phone: 334.298.6845
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Description: February 12 Chocolate: The Food of the Gods Hayes Jackson In this lecture you will learn about the ancient Mayans and Aztecs and their love of chocolate and how it became a worldwide culinary sensation. Chocolate has an interesting history of how it spread from a beverage of the Aztec royalty to the mainstay of an American sweet tooth. We will look into the production of the coca bean and the differences in dark, milk and white chocolate. Join us as we delve into the ultimate sweetness of chocolate, the legendary food of the gods.

Event: Growing Camellias Start: 2/12/19 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 2/12/19 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: County: Elmore
Contact Name: Elmore County Extension Office Phone: 334-567-6301
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Description: Dr. Charles Mitchell, a retired agronomy and soils professor from Auburn University who is a member of the Lee County Camellia society will talk about variety selection and care of camellias.

Event: Fruit & Vegetable 6-Week Mini-Series Start: 2/12/19 6:00pm
Fee: $10/each or $50/course End: 2/12/19 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 3120 Hwy 36 W, Suite B, Hartselle, AL 35640 County: Morgan
Contact Name: Mike Reeves Phone: 256-773-2549
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Description: The Cullman & Morgan County Extension Offices have joined forces to offer a Fruit & Vegetable 6-week Mini-Series. Each county will alternate weeks hosting the classes. Fee for individual classes is $10 each or $50 for the series; includes refreshments & materials. Register & pay online at: *select Add to Cart; then Continue to the next page where you will be able to select individual classes or the entire series & enter your information.)