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Events for July 28 — August 3, 2019

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Monday, July 29, 2019

ServSafe Class – Tuskegee

Macon County Extension Office, 207 N. Main St. Tuskegee AL, 36083

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:
Macon County Extension Office
207 N. Main St.
Tuskegee, AL 36083

Contact:
Janet Johnson
johns16@aces.edu
(334) 703-2237

Register Online

140 Food Safety

ServSafe Class-Eutaw

Greene Co. Health Department, 412 Morrow Ave. Eutaw AL, 35462

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:
Greene Co. Health Department
412 Morrow Ave.
Eutaw, AL 35462

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

Register Online

130 Food Safety

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Alabama Precision Ag. workshop

Birmingham Botanical Gardens, 2612 Lane Park Road Birmingham AL, 35223

Precision agriculture practitioners and industry professional will exchange information on latest precision agriculture technologies and best practices. Some of the topics discussed will be: UAV applications in agriculture, precision planting, irrigation water management, precision ag data management tools, nutrient management. The event will take place at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Registration will start at 7:30 am

Address:
Birmingham Botanical Gardens

2612 Lane Park Road

Birmingham, AL 35223

Contact:
Brenda Ortiz
bortiz@auburn.edu
(334)703-6412

Register Online

FREE Crop Production; Farming

ServSafe Class – Tuskegee

Macon County Extension Office, 207 N. Main St. Tuskegee AL, 36083

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:
Macon County Extension Office
207 N. Main St.
Tuskegee, AL 36083

Contact:
Janet Johnson
johns16@aces.edu
(334) 703-2237

Register Online

140 Food Safety

Cultural Competence and Suicide Prevention Workshop

The Salvation Army, 2015 26th Avenue North Birmingham AL, 35234

Urban Youth Development (UYD) in partnership with AL Suicide Prevention and Resource Center (ASPARC), Alabama Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (ALAFCS), and Alabama 4-H Health Rocks! will host a Cultural Competence and Suicide Prevention training/workshop for individuals, ACES, youth and family educators, etc.

Address:
The Salvation Army
2015 26th Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35234

Contact:
Danielle Rudolph
(334) 270-4133

Event has passed.

FREE Health; Home & Family; Youth Development

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

ServSafe Class-Eutaw

Greene Co. Health Department, 412 Morrow Ave. Eutaw AL, 35462

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:
Greene Co. Health Department
412 Morrow Ave.
Eutaw, AL 35462

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

Register Online

130 Food Safety

Home Grown Tomatoes (Growing and Pests)

Macon County Extension System, 207 North Main Street Tuskegee AL, 36083

Tomatoes are the most popular vegetable for homeowners to grow, but they are also the most problematic. Due to the popularity of tomatoes and the issues that can arise, the Alabama Cooperative Extension System will conduct a tomato workshop – More ‘Home Grown’ Tomatoes.The More ‘Home Grown’ Tomatoes Workshops will begin promptly at 9 a.m. and conclude at 12:00 p.m. This program will feature tips on growing healthy tomatoes, a taste testing of tomato varieties, information to help you select the right varieties for their uses, and a hands-on disease/insect diagnosis/problem solving session. Participants will gain tons of knowledge to help you become more successful in growing your own tomatoes.

Those attending are encouraged to bring fresh samples of an insect, disease or other problem found on your tomatoes and 3 to 6 tomatoes of a named variety for entry in the tomato tasting. Registration is required so make arrangements to attend today as space is limited.

Address:
Macon County Extension System
207 North Main Street
Tuskegee, AL 36083

Contact:
Diane Hodges
dzh0046@aces.edu
(334) 727-0340

FREE Food Safety; Lawn & Garden

Thursday, August 1, 2019

SmartMap 2.0

Tuscaloosa County High School, 12500 Wildcat Dr. Northport AL, 35475

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

DEEP

405 6th St. SW, 405 6th St. SW Fayette AL, 35555

Six Diabetes classes that 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 minutes long.

Address:
405 6th St. SW
Fayette, AL 35555

Contact:
Fayette County Extension Office and Karen E Softley
kes0021@aces.edu
(205) 932 – 8941

FREE Home & Family

Farming 201 Session #6- Plasticulture, Irrigation, Fertilization

This topic will be presented by Sam Boring & James Miles. Cost is $70 for the entire session or $10 per session, including materials and refreshments. To pre-register or for more information call 334-875-3200 or email James Miles at milesjd@auburn.edu.

Location: Central Alabama Farmer’s Co-op 2519 US Hwy 80 W Selma, AL 36701

Contact: Callie N. Nelson, 334-875-3200, nelsoc3@auburn.edu

$10 per session or $70 entire series Farming

Friday, August 2, 2019

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

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Alabama Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Certification

Eastmont Shopping Plaza, 5340 Atlanta Highway Montgomery AL, 36109

Alabama Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Certification
Why Be Certified? 
Infants who receive breastmilk have a reduced risk of sudden infant
death syndrome (SIDS). 
Infants who receive breastmilk have stronger immune systems and get
sick less often. 
Your child care program’s commitment to providing breastfeeding
support can help provide the best start in life for infants. 
Participation can provide marketing benefits for your child care
program. 
Breastmilk is a reimbursable meal component if your program
participates in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
A collaborative effort of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System,
the Alabama Department of Public Health, Alabama Partnership for
Children, and the Alabama Breastfeeding Committee.
All child care providers, including home-based, center-based, licensed
or license-exempt may apply for this certification.
Contact your county Extension office for more information on how to
get started or email herndhj@aces.edu

Address:
Eastmont Shopping Plaza
5340 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, AL 36109

Contact:
Helen H Jones
herndhj@aces.edu
334-270-4133

Registration closed for this event.

FREE Home & Family