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Week of February 21, 2021

Sunday, February 21, 2021
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Monday, February 22, 2021
Feb 22    9:00am - 4:00pm     Auburn, AL
Food Protection Manager Certification Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Pre-registration required. Address: CASIC Building 559 Devall Drive Auburn, AL 36832 Contact: J...
Feb 22    9:00am - 10:00am     Online
This is a monthly webinar that features 2-3 speakers from the Extension Commercial Horticulture Team. The Zoom link is https://auburn.zoom.us/j/590217859 which is open to all. This can also be seen on Facebook Live, https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaExtensio...
Feb 22    10:00am - 4:00pm     Roanoke, AL
Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date. Address: Randolph County Economic Deve...
Feb 22    12:15pm - 1:15pm     Online
February is American Heart Month, the perfect time to learn ways to prevent heart-related disease and the steps to take towards a healthier heart. Join us on Monday, February 22nd at 12:15 PM with Educator Michele Gholston. Healthy habits are your heart...
Feb 22    4:00pm - 5:00pm     Huntsville, AL
Participants will learn about all things related to planning, spending, savings, credit and banking and In addition to discussions participants will have interactive participation and Q & A's from field experts Address: 228-F Binford Dr. Huntsville, A...
Feb 22    4:00pm - 5:00pm     Online
You will be able to decide wisely which bank accounts are the BEST fit to help you earn more money. Contact: Juana Macias-Christian maciaju@aces.edu (256) 572-0241 Register Online ...
Feb 22    4:00pm - 5:00pm     Online
Youth ages 6-12 are invited to join Alabama 4-H at AAMU for a special STREAM Stories event featuring our guest host, Hudson Alpha. During this FREE virtual event, we will read a story about genetics and then complete a DNA extraction activity! There is no ...
Feb 22    4:00pm - 5:00pm     Online
Weekly series hosted by Alabama Extension, AARP Alabama, and Faulkner University Jones School of Law. These sessions will provide insight on preparation for organization and advance planning. TOPICS INCLUDE: Organizing Important Papers (1/25), Advance ...
Feb 22    5:30pm - 6:15pm     Online
Right Bite: Setting the Table for Healthy Eating is a fun way for adults and teens to learn how to: Understand and use the Nutrition Facts label, make incremental changes in their diet and physical activity to add up to great results; small changes add up....
Feb 22    6:00pm - 8:00pm     Guntersville, AL
Career Countdown is an educational series for youth and adults that uses interactive lessons to enable each participant to prepare a career pathway. Address: 424 Blount Avenue Contact: Juana Macias Christian maciaju@aces.edu (256) 572-0241 Register Onl...
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Feb 23    8:00am - 4:30pm     Montgomery, AL
ServSafe food safety certification course for food permit holders. This course is one of the courses recognized by the Alabama Department of Public Health for state complicacy in food safety. This class is taught in a two day format, with exam given on day...
Feb 23    9:00am - 10:00am     Troy, AL
This event provides training and testing for private applicator license required by growers to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides on their farm or operation. A written exam follows the training. There is a fee of $20 payable at the door. Due to...
Feb 23    9:00am - 4:00pm     Auburn, AL
Food Protection Manager Certification Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Pre-registration required. Address: CASIC Building 559 Devall Drive Auburn, AL 36832 Contact: J...
Feb 23    10:00am - 12:00pm     Online
Virtual Career Countdown is designed to help participants discover their career interest, skillset and develop an education plan in alignment with their career interest. Contact: Monica Townser met0066@aces.edu 251-574-8445 Register Online ...
Feb 23    10:00am - 4:00pm     Roanoke, AL
Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date. Address: Randolph County Economic Deve...
Feb 23    12:00pm - 1:00pm     Online
As we begin to think about Spring and planting trees, we want to encourage you to plant species that are native to Alabama. Please join us for this hour long webinar where you will learn what native species we encourage you to plant and why we want to avoi...
Feb 23    1:00pm - 3:00pm     Online
Breastfeeding is becoming increasingly more important to today’s parents. Many families are searching and comparing child care programs that are willing to support their decision to breastfeed and are educated on the best methods for feeding and caring f...
Feb 23    5:00pm - 9:00pm     Oneonta, AL
Free event for any landowner wanting to manage for wild turkeys. Address: Oneonta First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall Oneonta, AL 35121 Contact: Amy P Burgess burgeap@auburn.edu (205) 274-2129 ...
Feb 23    5:00pm - 7:00pm     Huntsville, AL
Join us to learn how to actively pursue your goals by becoming a Goal Digger. Participants will engage in hands-on learning activities to Develop SMART Goals, Create a Vision Board, Make Planned Buying Decisions, Create a Spending Plan and learn the import...
Feb 23    6:00pm - 7:00pm     Online
Do you have questions about how to grow the best-looking grass in south Alabama? If so, this webinar is for you! We will cover grass types, herbicides, correct lawn maintenance, and how to troubleshoot problems in your yard. Please click here to register i...
Feb 23    6:00pm - 6:45pm     Online
Let's have a DEEP conversation about managing your diabetes. Participants will learn: Understanding the Human Body, Understanding Risk Factors for Diabetes, Monitoring Your Body, Being Physically Active, Planning Meals, Identifying and Preventing Complicat...
Feb 23    6:30pm - 7:30pm     Online
We’re offering beekeepers the chance to attend virtual meetings from the comfort of one’s own home using a computer or mobile device. Each event will bring participants up to date on timely beekeeping topics. Time for Q&A included. January 26: The...
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Feb 24    8:00am - 4:30pm     Montgomery, AL
ServSafe food safety certification course for food permit holders. This course is one of the courses recognized by the Alabama Department of Public Health for state complicacy in food safety. This class is taught in a two day format, with exam given on day...
Feb 24    8:30am - 12:00pm     Marion Junction, AL
This event provides training and testing for private applicator license required by growers to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides on their farm or operation. A written exam follows the training. There is a fee of $20 payable to ACES at the door. ...
Feb 24    9:00am - 12:00pm     Gadsden, AL
Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Certification allows the producer to accept SFMNP vouchers in 2021 Address: 623 Broad Street gadsden, AL 35901 Contact: Eric Schavey ets0003@aces.edu (256)-547-7936 ...
Feb 24    9:00am - 2:00pm     Rockford, AL
Free Tax Assistance Program for individuals with income of $54,000 or less or if age 60 and older any income. Certified and Trained Tax Preparers will provide free tax assistance and electronically filing of federal and state income tax forms Address: 66...
Feb 24    9:00am - 12:00pm     Mobile, AL
Outdoor demonstration of pruning your fruit trees and ornamental plants Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36608 Contact: Jack LeCroy jml0003@auburn.edu (251) 288- 2874 ...
Feb 24    10:00am - 11:00am     Online
These educational webinar series are to provide adult online training on basic gardening and landscaping for clients in limited space urban areas. Join the Home Grounds Team on Wednesdays to learn about basic urban limited space gardening. www.aces.edu/blo...
Feb 24    12:00pm - 1:00pm     Online
Forestry is Alabama's #1 industry. This webinar will focus on the methods of carrying out a sale and some of the key items to consider throughout the timber sale process. Contact: Norm Haley nvh001@aces.edu (256) 574-2143 Register Online ...
Feb 24    2:00pm - 3:00pm     Online
2/3 - Course Intro and Business Structures 2/10 - Food Hub Industry Overview and Value Chain Partnerships 2/17 - Infrastructure and Roles 2/24 - Forecasting 3/3 - Customer Relationship Management and Point of Sale Software 3/10 - Funding Food and Farm Proj...
Feb 24    2:00pm - 4:00pm     Oneonta, AL
If you are 60 years old or older, please consider signing up for this program- if you need help signing up online, please consider coming into the Blount County Extension Office in the Frank Green Building (or driving up) on the following dates and times f...
Feb 24    5:30pm - 7:00pm     Online
Are you a small business owner or entrepreneur looking for funding? Join Alabama Extension for this webinar that will explain the different kinds of small business funding (from bank loans to non-profit lending) and teach recommended actions to prepare ent...
Feb 24    6:00pm - 7:00pm     Online
Many colleges require youth to write an essay to accompany their application for attendance. Furthermore, scholarships often require essay submissions. In this workshop, learn about the importance of composing a well-developed essay to submit with college ...
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Feb 25    8:00am - 8:30am     Online
Nutrition segment for CHAMPION. Contact: Megan Lester mkl0046@aces.edu (256) 445-0696 ...
Feb 25    9:00am - 1:00pm     Crossville, AL
This event allows individuals to training and test the same day to receive or renew their 3-year permit to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides. Cost is $20 by check at the door. Address: Sand Mountain Research & Extension Center 13112 AL HWY....
Feb 25    9:00am - 1:00pm     Oneonta, AL
SFMNP Certification allows producers to accept SFMNP vouchers in 2021. Address: 415 5th Avenue E A Oneonta, AL 35121 Contact: Eric Schavey ets0003@aces.edu (256) 504-0351 ...
Feb 25    10:00am - 11:00am     Headland, AL
This training is for growers handling and spraying dicamba in resistant crops. Address: WREC PO Box 217 Headland, AL 363645 Contact: Jessica Kelton keltoja@auburn.edu 334-693-3800 ...
Feb 25    10:00am - 10:45am     Online
Right Bite: Setting the Table for Healthy Eating is a fun way for adults and teens to learn how to: Understand and use the Nutrition Facts label. Make incremental changes in their diet and physical activity to add up to great results; small changes add up....
Feb 25    11:00am - 1:00pm     Online
Annie's Project is a 4 week series focused on farm financial management for women in agriculture. The course will consist of live, virtual meetings once a week as well as video and activity requirements during the week. Contact: Jessica Kelton keltoja@au...
Feb 25    2:00pm - 4:00pm     Pell City, AL
Testing only for those needing to retest or to recertify Address: St Clair County Extension Office 1815 Cogswell Ave Pell City, AL 35125 Contact: Angela Treadaway treadas@auburn.edu (205) 410-3696 Register Online ...
Feb 25    3:30pm - 3:55pm     Online
Learn healthy habits through reading books with USNAP-Ed and UEFNEP nutrition educators. For children k-4th grade. Adult must be present with children. Contact: Andrea Morris morrian@aces.edu 2563728082 Register Online ...
Feb 25    5:30pm - 6:30pm     Online
Are you ready to learn more about lambing and kidding preparation? Join Alabama Extension’s Animal Science Team at Alabama A&M and guest speaker, Professor Ken Coffey in the Animal Science Department at University of Arkansas, as they present the we...
Feb 25    7:00pm - 8:30pm     Online
What duty do you owe to individuals on your property? It depends on their classification--trespasser, licensee or invitee. Alabama case law will be used to discuss landowner liability. Contact: Robert Tufts tuftsra@auburn.edu (334) 734-2120 Register Onli...
Friday, February 26, 2021 Today
Feb 26    8:00am - 12:00pm     Mobile, AL
Any Grower needing to renew a Private Applicator Permit is invited to attend the testing. This is NOT a training. We are only testing. Upon passing the test with a grade of 70% or higher the applicant must submit the application to the Alabama Department o...
Feb 26    9:00am - 11:00am     Pike Road, AL
During this two-hour webinar in honor of Arbor Day we will discuss native trees of Alabama and tree identification tips. Address: 9575 Vaughn Road Pike Road, AL 36064 Contact: Lynn Dickinson rhodela@aces.edu (334) 303-8360 Register Online ...
Feb 26    9:00am - 6:00pm     New Brockton, AL
This event provides training and testing for private applicator license required by growers to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides on their farm or operation. A written exam follows the training. There is a fee of $20 payable at the door. Due to...
Feb 26    11:00am - 12:00pm     Online
Join us for training sessions on traditional conservation topics as well as new and emerging issues in environmental education. This free virtual webinar series offers effective best management practices (BMPs) aimed at safeguarding human, animal & env...
Feb 26    11:30am - 12:30pm     Huntsville, AL
Join us to learn how to actively pursue your goals by becoming a Goal Digger. Participants will engage in hands-on learning activities to Develop SMART Goals, Create a Vision Board, Make Planned Buying Decisions, Create a Spending Plan and learn the import...
Feb 26    12:00pm - 1:00pm     Online
Both home gardeners and small-scale commercial growers can benefit from growing Alabama-emergent Asian vegetables. Growing emergent crops, such as bitter melon and yardlong bean, enhances the novelty of gardens, the biodiversity of growing operations, and ...
Feb 26    6:00pm - 7:00pm     Online
FUN Fridays is part of the Walking like a CHAMPION weekly activities, bringing fun, nutrition timely information, and engaging participants in fun physical activities every Friday. Contact: Juana Macias Christian maciaju@aces.edu (256) 572-0241 Register...
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Feb 27    2:00pm - 2:45pm     Online
We are going to learn how to make a healthy meal with an Airy Fryer in 30 minutes for you and your family to enjoy! We will be demonstrating how to make healthy chicken and veggies! Registration is required to attend. Contact: Shonna Carranza szc0036@aces...