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Urban Extension is Online

Tune in for the same great interactive programming, available on new virtual platforms.

Urban Extension online learning classes are now accessible from anywhere with internet access by using computers, tablets, or cell phones. The Urban Extension team is utilizing the Zoom platform and Facebook Live to reach the community with empowering educational resources.

About Zoom – If you are new to Zoom, click on this link to the Zoom website to watch a video that will help you prepare for your class.

Online Learning Class Schedule

Click on a class below for registration and complete course schedule.

July 2020

Time - Week 1SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayTime - Week 2MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayTime - Week 3MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayTime - Week 4MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday FridaySaturdaySundayTime - Week 5MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
June 28June 29June 30July 1July 2July 3July 4July 5July 6July 7July 8July 9July 10July 11July 12July 13July 14July 15July 16July 17July 18July 19July 20July 21July 22July 23July 24July 25July 26July 27July 28July 29July 30July 31
10:00FLIP Goal Diggers10:00FLIP Goal DiggersUrban Green: Back 2 Basics10:00FLIP Goal DiggersUrban Green: Back 2 Basics10:00FLIP Goal DiggersUrban Green: Back 2 BasicsSeniors Safe at Home10:00FLIP Goal DiggersUrban Green: Back 2 Basics
11:00FLIP Goal Diggers11:00FLIP Goal Diggers11:00Book BitesFLIP Goal Diggers11:00Book BitesFLIP Goal Diggers11:00Book BitesFLIP Goal Diggers
Environmental Education
12:00Connecting to Nutrition12:00Connecting to Nutrition12:00Connecting to Nutrition12:00Connecting to Nutrition12:00Connecting to Nutrition
1:00Virtual Robotics Camp1:00Virtual Robotics Camp1:00Camp Conservation for TeachersVirtual Robotics CampCamp Conservation for Teachers1:00Camp Conservation for TeachersVirtual Robotics CampCamp Conservation for Teachers1:00Virtual Robotics Camp
2:00FLIP Goal Diggers2:00FLIP Goal Diggers2:00Camp Conservation for TeachersCamp Conservation for Teachers2:00Camp Conservation for TeachersCamp Conservation for Teachers2:00
3:00FLIP Goal Diggers3:00FLIP Goal Diggers3:003:003:00
4:00Meaningful Monday4:00Meaningful Monday4:00Meaningful Monday4:00Meaningful Monday4:00Meaningful Monday
5:00Connecting to Nutrition5:00Connecting to Nutrition5:00Connecting to Nutrition5:00Connecting to Nutrition5:00Connecting to Nutrition
6:006:006:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden6:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden6:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden
7:007:007:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden7:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden7:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden
8:008:008:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden8:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden8:00STEM in the GardenSTEM in the Garden

Scroll to the right for all July courses.

Download the pdf version of the Urban Extension Online Learning Class Schedule. For a complete listing of all Alabama Extension events and classes, visit the calendar.

Urban Extension Online Learning Classes

The Urban Extension online class schedule has been color-coded to help you quickly find classes within topic categories. Click on a class below for more information about registration, course schedule, possible continuing education credits, and future class sessions.

Lime Green Square  4-H Youth Development

  • Book Bites – Young children are invited to attend storytime. Each presenter will read a short children’s book that focuses on health and nutrition. Then, the children will have an opportunity to complete a fun activity.
  • Virtual Robotics Camp – Participants will learn about block coding and will then use block coding to program a virtual robot. Block coding is another way to conduct computer programming without using words.

Kelly Green Square  Finance

  • FLIP: Goal Diggers – Teens and young adults, ages 16-25, will learn how to develop SMART goals, vision boards, and actively pursue financial goals by becoming a goal digger.

Butternut Gold Square  Lawn & Garden

  • Back 2 Basics – Learn more about the basics of limited-space gardening and landscaping for urban areas.
  • STEM in the Garden – This webinar course will train teachers on basic gardening principles, ways to align the Alabama gardening calendar with the school year calendar, and solutions to common problems associated with outdoor classrooms.

Royal Blue Square  Natural Resources

  • Camp Conservation for Teachers – Teachers will learn new techniques for integrating environmental education into science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (E-STEM) learning in kindergarten through 8th grade classrooms.
  • Environmental Education – Whether an educator, an environmental professional, or a nature-lover, tune in to discover how to become a better steward of the environment and its precious resources.

Purple Square  Older Adults

  • Meaningful Mondays – Weekly estate planning series that will provide insight into advance planning.
  • Seniors Safe at Home – The series is set to empower seniors with the knowledge they need to live successfully in their own homes.

Salmon Red Square  (Spanish) Health & Nutrition

  • Connecting to Nutrition – This series will be taught in Spanish. In less than 30 minutes, participants will learn about general nutrition tips, eating a balanced diet, the importance of being active, and shopping tips for eating healthy on a budget.

More Information

  • We are on Facebook. Be sure to like and follow the Alabama Extension at Alabama A&M University Facebook page to receive alerts when new classes (events) are added.
  • We can still meet the needs of groups and organizations. We are currently scheduling both public and private class sessions. If you are interested in scheduling a private session for your group, email Kimberly Holmes to find out which of our programs can be adapted to suit your needs.

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (Alabama A&M University and Auburn University) is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Everyone is welcome! Please let us know if you have accessibility needs.

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