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Week of May 2, 2021

Sunday, May 2, 2021
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Monday, May 3, 2021
May 3    9:00am - 5:00pm     Online
Farming is a demanding job filled with economic uncertainty, vulnerability to weather events, and long work hours, among other stressors. These stressors can lead to poor mental health if they are not managed appropriately. Many farmers are reluctant to ...
May 3    10:00am - 4:00pm     Dadeville, 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: Tallapoosa County Extension O...
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
May 4    10:00am - 11:00am     Online
Did you know you can grow your own food from kitchen scraps that usually end up in the trash can? “Kitchen Scrap Gardening” is the ultimate in recycling. It’s environmentally friendly, can save on grocery bills, and it’s a fun, homemade, hands-on s...
May 4    10:00am - 12:00pm     Online
Learn weed management strategies for blueberry, peach, and strawberry from Extension Specialist, Dr. Steve Li. https://www.aces.edu/go/regionalfruitmeetings Contact: Chip East eastwil@aces.edu (256) 846-0314 Register Online ...
May 4    11:30am - 1:30pm     Jackson, AL
Interested in homesteading ? Wondering if you can make a profit ? This series is for you ! We will focus on the requirements of different homesteading endeavors and how to make them into a successful business. Economists and production specialists with The...
May 4    1:00pm - 2:30pm     Eufaula, AL
Barbour County Citizens Money Smart Tuesdays from 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. May 4th Spending Plan • Money Values and Goals • SMART Goals • External Influencers • Creating a Spending Plan May 11th Credit • Understanding Your Credit Score • Understandi...
May 4    6:00pm - 8:00pm     Grant, AL
The Beef Systems Short Course is designed for new and beginning farmers and ranchers. Topics covered will be: Forages and Nutrition; Herd Health, Reproduction and Genetics; Record Keeping and Environmental Stewardship; Economics and Meat Science. Address:...
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
May 5    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...
May 5    10:00am - 4:00pm     Dadeville, 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: Tallapoosa County Extension O...
May 5    10:00am - 12:00pm     Hayneville, AL
3rd grade teachers will register their students for participation by contacting the Lowndes County Office Address: Lowndes County Extension Office P.O. Box 456 Hayneville, AL 36040 Contact: Tana Shealey tjs0032@auburn.edu (334) 548-2315 ...
May 5    10:00am - 5:00pm     Eutaw, AL
Food Safety 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. COVID guidelines will be followed. Address: Greene County Extens...
May 5    12:00pm - 1:00pm     Online
Selecting and using herbicides to retain and enhance native grasses is an important component to controlling invasive and non-desirable plants for timber and wildlife management. Contact: Norm Haley nvh0001@aces.edu (256) 574-2143 Register Online ...
May 5    2:00pm - 3:00pm     Online
Come to our zoom meeting and get your gardening questions answered! Send your quetions and pictures to alabamagardenchat@gmail.com. We will meet at 2:00 every wednesday from April to August. Contact: Jack LeCroy jml0003@auburn.edu 2512882874 ...
Thursday, May 6, 2021
May 6    8:00am - 8:30am     Online
Nutrition segment for CHAMPION. Contact: Megan Lester mkl0046@aces.edu (256) 445-0696 ...
May 6    8:00am - 1:00pm     Vernon, AL
Is Lawn Maintenance a Struggle? Are weeds, insects, and diseases getting ahead of you? Are you irrigating your lawn correctly? We Can Help! Come Learn About: Fire Ant Control Weed Control Insect and Disease Control Fertilization Irrigation and Lawn Mai...
May 6    10:00am - 4:00pm     Pell City, AL
Food Safety Certification for those that work in the food service industry and need to meet the requirements of the State Health Department. Address: Pell City Municipal Complex 100 Bruce Ethridge Pkwy Pell City, AL 35125 Contact: Angela Treadaway atrea...
May 6    10:00am - 11:00am     Online
Participants will learn various line dances as a fun way incorporate physical activity in their daily routine. Participants will as so learn a variety of stretching, balancing, and strength training exercises in this series. Contact: Danielle Rudolph ddr0...
May 6    10:00am - 5:00pm     Eutaw, AL
Food Safety 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. COVID guidelines will be followed. Address: Greene County Extens...
May 6    1:00pm - 2:00pm     Online
Explore innovative ways to use basic, lost-cost supplies to make crafty creations. This class will present a wide range of activities great for enjoyment among family and friends. Contact: Danielle Rudolph ddr0007@aces.edu (334) 201-2847 www.aces.edu/g...
May 6    7:00pm - 9:00pm     Online
- Problems created when there is no Will - Alabama’s intestacy statute (no Will) - Advanced Directive for Health Care - Power of Attorney - Wills - Trusts Contact: Robert Tufts tuftsra@auburn.edu (334) 734-2120 Register Online ...
Friday, May 7, 2021 Today
May 7    8:00am - 3:00pm     Fairhope, AL
The Alabama Cooperative Extension System invites you to attend a workshop on Chainsaw Safety. The goal of this workshop is to provide training on personal protective equipment, safe chainsaw operation and precision felling. Address: Gulf Coast Research a...
May 7    10:00am - 3:00pm     Phenix City, AL
Hurtsboro Rolling Store will be available for the community to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables, first Friday of each month. Address: 508 14 th street Phenix City, AL 36867 Contact: Jennifer Davidson jenniferd@auburn.edu (334) 298-6845 ...
May 7    11:30am - 12:30pm     Online
This is a biweekly interactive event from March-Oct 2021 where REAs and Specialists from the Commercial Horticulture Team answer questions and highlight major farming issues. It is streamed live at https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaExtensionCommercialHorticu...
May 7    12:00pm - 1:00pm     Online
Right Bite: Setting the Table for Healthy Eating is a fun way for adults and teens to discover how to make tasty changes to their diet and make easy changes to their physical activity. Lessons include (1) being your best while eating on the run, (2) becomi...
Saturday, May 8, 2021
May 8    9:00am - 11:30am     Dothan, AL
Veterans and their families and/or support networks are invited to build and strengthen the local food system while coming together for a hands-on, mission-driven, gardening project. From tomatoes to native pollinator beds, veterans from all age groups and...
May 8    10:00am - 2:00pm     Dothan, AL
The rescheduled drug take-back day is May 8th, 2021. There will be a drive-by drop-off event at the Houston County Farm Center Parking Lot from 10-2. Accepting expired, unwanted, or no longer needed prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines, vitamins,...