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Events for July 14 — July 20, 2019

Sunday, July 14, 2019

SerPIE-ASEMP 2019

Alabama A&M University, James I. Dawson Building, 4900 Meridian St Normal AL, 35762

SerPIE-ASEMPSynergistic Efforts to Reduce Pharmaceuticals in the Environment – Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program for Undergraduates.

Program DateJune 3–July 15, 2019

Program LocationsAlabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL (5 weeks) and Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN (1 week)

Application DeadlineApril 20, 2019

Stipend$1500 for six weeks (travel, meals, and lodging will be provided)

Support: USDA-NIFA grant #2017-38821-26426.

 

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), Alabama A&M University (AAMU), and Tennessee State University (TSU) are pleased to announce the second Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program (ASEMP). This summer undergraduate mentorship program is a six-week program that offers students a unique opportunity to explore science and Cooperative Extension-related professions that focus on concepts like pharmaceutical impacts on the environment (PIE). Participants will be placed with mentors from diverse backgrounds to participate in experiential learning activities that enhance their understanding of the impacts that pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) have on animal, human, and environmental health and the best management practices necessary to minimize the risk posed by these hazardous bioactive chemicals.

Apply Online

FREE SerPIE; SerPIE; Urban Extension

Monday, July 15, 2019

SerPIE-ASEMP 2019

Alabama A&M University, James I. Dawson Building, 4900 Meridian St Normal AL, 35762

SerPIE-ASEMPSynergistic Efforts to Reduce Pharmaceuticals in the Environment – Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program for Undergraduates.

Program DateJune 3–July 15, 2019

Program LocationsAlabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL (5 weeks) and Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN (1 week)

Application DeadlineApril 20, 2019

Stipend$1500 for six weeks (travel, meals, and lodging will be provided)

Support: USDA-NIFA grant #2017-38821-26426.

 

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), Alabama A&M University (AAMU), and Tennessee State University (TSU) are pleased to announce the second Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program (ASEMP). This summer undergraduate mentorship program is a six-week program that offers students a unique opportunity to explore science and Cooperative Extension-related professions that focus on concepts like pharmaceutical impacts on the environment (PIE). Participants will be placed with mentors from diverse backgrounds to participate in experiential learning activities that enhance their understanding of the impacts that pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) have on animal, human, and environmental health and the best management practices necessary to minimize the risk posed by these hazardous bioactive chemicals.

Apply Online

FREE SerPIE; SerPIE; Urban Extension

Food Safety for Older Adults, Diabetics, Cancer Patients, Caregivers

Bryan W. Whitfield Hospital, 105 US Hwy 80 Demopolis AL, 36732

Food safety class for older adults, diabetics, cancer patients, and their care givers. Call (334) 295-5959 to register. There is no cost to attend.

Address:
Bryan W. Whitfield Hospital
105 US Hwy 80
Demopolis, AL 36732

Contact:
Alice Moore
amm0167@aces.edu
(334) 216-0738

FREE Food Safety

Food Safety for Older Adults, Diabetics, Cancer Patients, Caregivers

Bryan W. Whitfield Hospital, 105 US Hwy 80 Demopolis AL, 36732

Food safety class for older adults, diabetics, cancer patients, and their care givers. Call (334) 295-5959 to register. There is no cost to attend.

Address:
Bryan W. Whitfield Hospital
105 US Hwy 80
Demopolis, AL 36732

Contact:
Alice Moore
amm0167@aces.edu
(334) 216-0738

FREE Food Safety

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

SerPIE-ASEMP 2019

Alabama A&M University, James I. Dawson Building, 4900 Meridian St Normal AL, 35762

SerPIE-ASEMPSynergistic Efforts to Reduce Pharmaceuticals in the Environment – Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program for Undergraduates.

Program DateJune 3–July 15, 2019

Program LocationsAlabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL (5 weeks) and Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN (1 week)

Application DeadlineApril 20, 2019

Stipend$1500 for six weeks (travel, meals, and lodging will be provided)

Support: USDA-NIFA grant #2017-38821-26426.

 

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), Alabama A&M University (AAMU), and Tennessee State University (TSU) are pleased to announce the second Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program (ASEMP). This summer undergraduate mentorship program is a six-week program that offers students a unique opportunity to explore science and Cooperative Extension-related professions that focus on concepts like pharmaceutical impacts on the environment (PIE). Participants will be placed with mentors from diverse backgrounds to participate in experiential learning activities that enhance their understanding of the impacts that pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) have on animal, human, and environmental health and the best management practices necessary to minimize the risk posed by these hazardous bioactive chemicals.

Apply Online

FREE SerPIE; SerPIE; Urban Extension

Diabetes Empowerment Program

Join us for diabetes self-management training designed to:
Educate on how to best control blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol levels;
Empower you to establish relationships with your primary care provider;
Encourage better nutrition and regular exercise;
Encourage lifestyle changes that lead to the reduction in the number of diabetes complications ( heart disease, blindness, nerve damage, etc.) and limb amputations; and
Express the importance of developing support networks of family, friends, and existing community-based social services.
These six classes present information in simple medical terms and concepts using props and pictures in a way that is conducive to better understanding and make learning fun. The classes are 60- 90 minutes long. If you have diabetes or pre-diabetes, we invite you to contact us for more information.
When: July 16, 23,30, Aug. 6,13, & 20, 2019
Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Where: Phenix City Library, 1501 17th Avenue
Registration is FREE, but please let us know you are coming by calling 334.734.2379

Address:
508 14th Street

Contact:
Jennifer Davidson
jenniferd@auburn.edu
334.298.6845

FREE Home & Family

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

SerPIE-ASEMP 2019

Alabama A&M University, James I. Dawson Building, 4900 Meridian St Normal AL, 35762

SerPIE-ASEMPSynergistic Efforts to Reduce Pharmaceuticals in the Environment – Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program for Undergraduates.

Program DateJune 3–July 15, 2019

Program LocationsAlabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL (5 weeks) and Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN (1 week)

Application DeadlineApril 20, 2019

Stipend$1500 for six weeks (travel, meals, and lodging will be provided)

Support: USDA-NIFA grant #2017-38821-26426.

 

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), Alabama A&M University (AAMU), and Tennessee State University (TSU) are pleased to announce the second Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program (ASEMP). This summer undergraduate mentorship program is a six-week program that offers students a unique opportunity to explore science and Cooperative Extension-related professions that focus on concepts like pharmaceutical impacts on the environment (PIE). Participants will be placed with mentors from diverse backgrounds to participate in experiential learning activities that enhance their understanding of the impacts that pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) have on animal, human, and environmental health and the best management practices necessary to minimize the risk posed by these hazardous bioactive chemicals.

Apply Online

FREE SerPIE; SerPIE; Urban Extension

DEEP Workshop Peer Training

Alfa Building, 961 South Donahue Dr. Auburn AL, 36849

The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) train the trainer will be hosted by the Human Sciences Extension Agents from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. The DEEP curriculum is evidence-based and provides excellent diabetes and prediabetes education.

The Training will cover:
•What is Diabetes
•Understanding the Human Body & Diabetes
•Monitoring the Body
•Nutrition
•Diabetes & Exercise
•Prevention Of Diabetes Complications
•Medication
•Coping with Diabetes
•Communicating with Healthcare Professionals

Address:
Alfa Building
961 South Donahue Dr.
Auburn, AL 36849

Contact:
Sheree N Taylor
snr0010@auburn.edu
(256) 499-7146

Register Online

100.0 Home & Family

Thursday, July 18, 2019

SerPIE-ASEMP 2019

Alabama A&M University, James I. Dawson Building, 4900 Meridian St Normal AL, 35762

SerPIE-ASEMPSynergistic Efforts to Reduce Pharmaceuticals in the Environment – Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program for Undergraduates.

Program DateJune 3–July 15, 2019

Program LocationsAlabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL (5 weeks) and Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN (1 week)

Application DeadlineApril 20, 2019

Stipend$1500 for six weeks (travel, meals, and lodging will be provided)

Support: USDA-NIFA grant #2017-38821-26426.

 

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), Alabama A&M University (AAMU), and Tennessee State University (TSU) are pleased to announce the second Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program (ASEMP). This summer undergraduate mentorship program is a six-week program that offers students a unique opportunity to explore science and Cooperative Extension-related professions that focus on concepts like pharmaceutical impacts on the environment (PIE). Participants will be placed with mentors from diverse backgrounds to participate in experiential learning activities that enhance their understanding of the impacts that pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) have on animal, human, and environmental health and the best management practices necessary to minimize the risk posed by these hazardous bioactive chemicals.

Apply Online

FREE SerPIE; SerPIE; Urban Extension

SmartMap 2.0

Gulf Coast Regional Research & Extension Center, 8300 Hwy 104 Fairhope AL, 36345

SmartMap logoSmartMap 2.0 is focused on using low-cost UAS technology for video capture, forest mapping, and other natural resource applications. This course “unpacks” UAV technology and the applications and software needed to capture and generate forest imagery and maps. While SmartMap 1.0 provides an introduction to UAV technology, this course provides a more in-depth review with hands-on training in the use of apps for planning and conducting UAS flights.

Questions?

Email your questions to Smartmap@auburn.edu.

Register Online

50 Forestry; Forestry & Wildlife

Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop – Loachapoka

Lee County Historical Society – Pioneer Park, 6500 Stage Rd Loachapoka AL, 36865

Alabama Rivers Book Workshops, funded by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and based on Dr. Bill Deutsch’s newly released book Alabama Rivers, A Celebration and Challenge, are ideal for educators, outreach specialists, classroom teachers, and volunteers who work with 4th-12th grades.This workshop will also include a second day of instruction that will focus on the Exploring Our Living Streams: Stream Biomonitoring Curriculum. Participants will learn how to teach their students about the water environment, water pollution, stream ecology, and how to conduct a stream bioassessment that uses aquatic macroinvertebrates as indicators of pollution.

Address:
Lee County Historical Society – Pioneer Park
6500 Stage Rd
Loachapoka, AL 36865

Contact:
Sydney Smith
awwprog@auburn.edu
(334) 844-4785

Register Online

35 Fish & Water; Forestry & Wildlife

DEEP Workshop Peer Training

Alfa Building, 961 South Donahue Dr. Auburn AL, 36849

The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) train the trainer will be hosted by the Human Sciences Extension Agents from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. The DEEP curriculum is evidence-based and provides excellent diabetes and prediabetes education.

The Training will cover:
•What is Diabetes
•Understanding the Human Body & Diabetes
•Monitoring the Body
•Nutrition
•Diabetes & Exercise
•Prevention Of Diabetes Complications
•Medication
•Coping with Diabetes
•Communicating with Healthcare Professionals

Address:
Alfa Building
961 South Donahue Dr.
Auburn, AL 36849

Contact:
Sheree N Taylor
snr0010@auburn.edu
(256) 499-7146

Register Online

100.0 Home & Family

Canning Workshop – Elmore County

Elmore County Extension Office, 340 Queen Ann Rd. Wetumpka AL, 36092

Food preservation workshop designed to teach participants safe canning methods through use of waterbath canning, pressure, freezing, drying, and pickling canning methods. The water bath canning method will be demonstrated. Participants learn the principles of proper selection and washing of all fruits and vegetables; proper equipment selection for canning type to prevent botulism; selection of products and gadgets used for canning; importance of using USDA approved recipes; techniques that will yield high quality and safe products. Upon completion, the participants are given an evaluation to assess knowledge. Participants were given an Extension Food Preservation Cookbook to enforce safe use of approved recipes. Samples will also be given.

Address:
Elmore County Extension Office
340 Queen Ann Rd.
Wetumpka, AL 36092

Contact:
Janice Hall
jehall@aces.edu
334-567-6301

Register Online

$10.00 Food Safety

ServSafe-Mobile County

Mobile County Extension Office, 1070 Schillinger Road North Mobile AL, 36608

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:
Mobile County Extension Office
1070 Schillinger Road North
Mobile, AL 36608

Contact:
Rebecca Catalena
rjc0026@auburn.edu
(251) 234-1050

Register Online

140.0 Food Safety

Friday, July 19, 2019

SerPIE-ASEMP 2019

Alabama A&M University, James I. Dawson Building, 4900 Meridian St Normal AL, 35762

SerPIE-ASEMPSynergistic Efforts to Reduce Pharmaceuticals in the Environment – Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program for Undergraduates.

Program DateJune 3–July 15, 2019

Program LocationsAlabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL (5 weeks) and Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN (1 week)

Application DeadlineApril 20, 2019

Stipend$1500 for six weeks (travel, meals, and lodging will be provided)

Support: USDA-NIFA grant #2017-38821-26426.

 

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), Alabama A&M University (AAMU), and Tennessee State University (TSU) are pleased to announce the second Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program (ASEMP). This summer undergraduate mentorship program is a six-week program that offers students a unique opportunity to explore science and Cooperative Extension-related professions that focus on concepts like pharmaceutical impacts on the environment (PIE). Participants will be placed with mentors from diverse backgrounds to participate in experiential learning activities that enhance their understanding of the impacts that pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) have on animal, human, and environmental health and the best management practices necessary to minimize the risk posed by these hazardous bioactive chemicals.

Apply Online

FREE SerPIE; SerPIE; Urban Extension

Farmers Market

13486 St Stephens Ave, 13486 St Stephens Ave Chatom AL, 36518

Starting May 1st through November 1st, farmers from all over will be stationed at 13486 St. Stephens Ave. for the annual Washington County Farmers’ Market! Please come out and shop local as well as learn more about your local Extension office and what it has to offer!

Address:
13486 St Stephens Ave
Chatom, AL 36518

Contact:
Sabra Johnson
sej0025@aces.edu
251-847-2295

FREE Crop Production; Farming; Forestry & Wildlife; Lawn & Garden; Livestock; Poultry

Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop – Loachapoka

Lee County Historical Society – Pioneer Park, 6500 Stage Rd Loachapoka AL, 36865

Alabama Rivers Book Workshops, funded by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and based on Dr. Bill Deutsch’s newly released book Alabama Rivers, A Celebration and Challenge, are ideal for educators, outreach specialists, classroom teachers, and volunteers who work with 4th-12th grades.This workshop will also include a second day of instruction that will focus on the Exploring Our Living Streams: Stream Biomonitoring Curriculum. Participants will learn how to teach their students about the water environment, water pollution, stream ecology, and how to conduct a stream bioassessment that uses aquatic macroinvertebrates as indicators of pollution.

Address:
Lee County Historical Society – Pioneer Park
6500 Stage Rd
Loachapoka, AL 36865

Contact:
Sydney Smith
awwprog@auburn.edu
(334) 844-4785

Register Online

35 Fish & Water; Forestry & Wildlife

DEEP Train the Trainer Program

Alfa Agricultural Services Building, 961 South Donahue Drive Auburn AL, 36849

Train the Trainer Certification

The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) train the trainer will be hosted by the Human Sciences Extension Agents from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. The DEEP curriculum is evidence-based and provides excellent diabetes and prediabetes education.

The Training will cover:

  • What is Diabetes
  • Understanding the Human Body & Diabetes
  • Monitoring the Body
  • Nutrition
  • Diabetes & Exercise
  • Prevention Of Diabetes Complications
  • Medication
  • Coping with Diabetes
  • Communicating with Healthcare Professionals

The DEEP Curriculum presents simple medical terms and concepts using hands-on activities that engage the participants. This curriculum will give the participants the knowledge and tools to help them manage their diabetes and prevent complications. There is a small certification fee of $100.00. Come be a part of the fight against diabetes!!!

Address:
Alfa Agricultural Services Building
961 South Donahue Dr.
Auburn, AL 36849

Contact:
Helen Herndon-Jones
Office: (334) 270-4133
Mobile: (334) 201-6775
Email: herndhj@aces.edu

Sheree N. Taylor
Office (256) 237-1621
Mobile (256) 499-7146
Email: snr0010@aces.edu

Register Online

100 Home & Family

DEEP Workshop Peer Training

Alfa Building, 961 South Donahue Dr. Auburn AL, 36849

The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) train the trainer will be hosted by the Human Sciences Extension Agents from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. The DEEP curriculum is evidence-based and provides excellent diabetes and prediabetes education.

The Training will cover:
•What is Diabetes
•Understanding the Human Body & Diabetes
•Monitoring the Body
•Nutrition
•Diabetes & Exercise
•Prevention Of Diabetes Complications
•Medication
•Coping with Diabetes
•Communicating with Healthcare Professionals

Address:
Alfa Building
961 South Donahue Dr.
Auburn, AL 36849

Contact:
Sheree N Taylor
snr0010@auburn.edu
(256) 499-7146

Register Online

100.0 Home & Family

ServSafe-Mobile County

Mobile County Extension Office, 1070 Schillinger Road North Mobile AL, 36608

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:
Mobile County Extension Office
1070 Schillinger Road North
Mobile, AL 36608

Contact:
Rebecca Catalena
rjc0026@auburn.edu
(251) 234-1050

Register Online

140.0 Food Safety

Saturday, July 20, 2019

SerPIE-ASEMP 2019

Alabama A&M University, James I. Dawson Building, 4900 Meridian St Normal AL, 35762

SerPIE-ASEMPSynergistic Efforts to Reduce Pharmaceuticals in the Environment – Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program for Undergraduates.

Program DateJune 3–July 15, 2019

Program LocationsAlabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL (5 weeks) and Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN (1 week)

Application DeadlineApril 20, 2019

Stipend$1500 for six weeks (travel, meals, and lodging will be provided)

Support: USDA-NIFA grant #2017-38821-26426.

 

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), Alabama A&M University (AAMU), and Tennessee State University (TSU) are pleased to announce the second Agricultural Science Extension Mentorship Program (ASEMP). This summer undergraduate mentorship program is a six-week program that offers students a unique opportunity to explore science and Cooperative Extension-related professions that focus on concepts like pharmaceutical impacts on the environment (PIE). Participants will be placed with mentors from diverse backgrounds to participate in experiential learning activities that enhance their understanding of the impacts that pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) have on animal, human, and environmental health and the best management practices necessary to minimize the risk posed by these hazardous bioactive chemicals.

Apply Online

FREE SerPIE; SerPIE; Urban Extension