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Events for June 21 — June 27, 2020

Most Extension events will be offered exclusively online through October 10 due to coronavirus concerns. In limited cases, certain events may be offered in-person following health and safety recommendations from the University and public health officials, including the Centers for Disease Control and the Alabama Department of Public Health.

Sunday, June 21, 2020

Monday, June 22, 2020

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Tuning into Kids

A six-session parenting program for parents
Would you like to learn how be better at talking with your child?
• be better at understanding your child?
• help your child learn to manage their emotions?
• help to prevent behaviour problems in your child?
• teach your child to deal with conflict?

Tuning in to Kids shows you how to help your child develop emotional intelligence. Children with higher emotional intelligence:
• have greater success with making and keeping friends
• have better concentration at school
• are more able to calm down when upset or angry
• tend to have fewer childhood illnesses

Contact:
Synithia Flowers
willisl@auburn.edu
(205) 329-1148

Register Online

FREE Home & Family, Autauga County, Bibb County, Chilton County, Elmore County, Jefferson County, Lowndes County, Montgomery County, Online, Shelby County, St. Clair County, Statewide

2020 Environmental Education Webinar Series

Online

Alabama Extension’s Urban Forestry, Wildlife, and Natural Resource Management Team presents the Environmental Education (EE) Virtual Webinar Series. Join us on the fourth Thursday of each month at 11:00 a.m. CST 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 and environmental health, and practical solutions to help reduce your ecological footprint. Whether you are an educator, an environmental professional, or a nature-lover, join us to discover how you can become a better steward of the environment.

Each webinar offers professional contact hours by the AAMU/UAH Regional In-service Center on the PowerSchool platform. Certificates of Completion are available to all registered live attendees who attend 45 minutes or more of any webinar.

Sessions include:
June 23- PPCPs in the Home and Environment, Allyson Shabel
July 28- Effects of PPCPs on Society and the Environment, Roosevelt Robinson
August 25 – Electronic Waste in the Home and Environment, Allyson Shabel
September 22- Citizen Science: Ordinary People Changing the Face of Scientific Discovery, Roosevelt Robinson

Contact:
Allyson Shabel
ams0137@aces.edu
(256) 612-6766

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FREE Forestry & Wildlife, Home & Family, Livestock, Autauga County, Baldwin County, Barbour County, Bibb County, Blount County, Bullock County, Butler County, Calhoun County, Chambers County, Cherokee County, Chilton County, Choctaw County Clarke County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coffee County, Colbert County, Conecuh County, Coosa County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Cullman County, Dale County, Dallas County, DeKalb County, Elmore County, Escambia County, Etowah County, Fayette County, Franklin County, Geneva County, Greene County, Hale County, Henry County, Houston County, Jackson County, Jefferson County, Lamar County, Lauderdale County, Lawrence County, Lee County, Limestone County, Lowndes County, Macon County, Madison County, Marengo County, Marion County, Marshall County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Montgomery County, Morgan County, Online, Perry County, Pickens County, Pike County, Randolph County, Russell County, Shelby County, St. Clair County, Statewide, Sumter County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County, Tuscaloosa County, Walker County, Washington County, Wilcox County, Winston County

Virtual Pecan & Citrus Orchard Nutrition Workshop

Join us for this online (Zoom) workshop.

Orchard nutrition is important for full crop potential. We will discuss the benefit of a two-step process of managing your orchard nutrients. Speakers will address details of Soil testing and Leaf Sampling.

Soil Testing and results – James Miles, Regional Extension Agent

Tissue Analysis and results – Bryan Wilkins, Research Horticulturist

Contact:
James Miles
milesjd@auburn.edu
2513313700

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FREE Crop Production, Farming, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Online, Statewide

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

DEEP Session 5: Learning about Medications and Medical Care

The purpose this session is to teach participants about the mode of action, recommendations, care and side effects of the medications available to control diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol and triglycerides. To improve communication with health care providers. Educate participants with diabetes on the medical care guidelines

Contact:
Tera Glenn
tkg0001@aces.edu
(205) 561-4094

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FREE Home & Family, Online, Statewide

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Stay at Home Beekeeping Series

The need to practice social distancing in order to reduce transmission of COVID-19 means that beekeepers now need to gather together in different ways.

The Alabama Cooperative Extension proposes that members of beekeeping clubs attend ’remote’ meetings from the comfort of their own home using a computer or mobile device. Each event will allow participants to learn about timely beekeeping information and to contribute to discussions.
March 19: Minimizing Swarming with Phillip Carter
April 2: Ten Mistakes Beginners Make with Lonnie Funderburg
April 7: Coping with Pesticide Sprays with Jack Rowe
April 16: Learning from Pandemics, with Dr. J. Tsuruda
April 30: Queen Management Essentials, with Dr. J. Rangel
May 14: Bee and Parasite Biogeography, with Dr. K. Delaplane
May 28: What’s Killing Honeybees, with Dr. J. Ellis

Contact:
Allyson Shabel
ams0137@aces.edu
(256) 612-6766

Register Online

FREE Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Urban Extension, Autauga County, Baldwin County, Barbour County, Bibb County, Blount County, Bullock County, Butler County, Calhoun County, Chambers County, Cherokee County, Chilton County Choctaw County, Clarke County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coffee County, Colbert County, Conecuh County, Coosa County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Cullman County, Dale County, Dallas County, DeKalb County, Elmore County, Escambia County, Etowah County, Fayette County, Franklin County, Geneva County, Greene County, Hale County, Henry County, Houston County, Jackson County, Jefferson County, Lamar County, Lauderdale County, Lawrence County, Lee County, Limestone County, Lowndes County, Macon County, Madison County, Marengo County, Marion County, Marshall County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Montgomery County, Morgan County, Online, Perry County, Pickens County, Pike County, Randolph County, Russell County, Shelby County, St. Clair County, Sumter County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County, Tuscaloosa County, Walker County, Washington County, Wilcox County, Winston County

Touch Base Thursdays

Mark your calendars for Thursdays at 2pm and tune into Alabama Human Sciences Extension weekly for brief educational segments aimed at helping you and your family to thrive in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic! (https://m.facebook.com/AlabamaHumanSciencesExtension/) June 4 Sallie Hooker — Hooked on Hookah
June 11 Melanie Allen — Shake Away Stress June 18 Synithia Flowers — Relationship Workout: Love & Conflict June 25 Wanda Carpenter — Complimenting Value
July 2 Leigh Akins— Making Memory Boxes for Isolated Seniors
July 9 Margaret Odom— Spending Quality Time with Children
July 16 Debra Ward — Positive Ways to Climate Self-Awareness-Caring for Self

Contact:
Synithia Flowers
willisl@auburn.edu
(205) 329-1148

FREE Home & Family, Autauga County, Baldwin County, Barbour County, Bibb County, Blount County, Bullock County, Butler County, Calhoun County, Chambers County, Cherokee County, Chilton County, Choctaw County, Clarke County, Clay County Cleburne County, Coffee County, Colbert County, Conecuh County, Coosa County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Cullman County, Dale County, Dallas County, DeKalb County, Elmore County, Escambia County, Etowah County, Fayette County, Franklin County, Geneva County, Greene County, Hale County, Henry County, Houston County, Jackson County, Jefferson County, Lamar County, Lauderdale County, Lawrence County, Lee County, Limestone County, Lowndes County, Macon County, Madison County, Marengo County, Marion County, Marshall County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Montgomery County, Morgan County, Online, Perry County, Pickens County, Pike County, Randolph County, Russell County, Shelby County, St. Clair County, Sumter County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County, Tuscaloosa County, Walker County, Washington County, Wilcox County, Winston County

Friday, June 26, 2020

Seniors Safe @ Home Seminar Series

Online

Monthly workshop series for senior adults
June 26th Fraud and Scam Prevention
July 24th Disaster Preparedness
August 28th Fitness and Hydration
September 25th Senior Healthcare Planning
October 23rd Prescription Drug Abuse
*November 20th Fraud and Scam Prevention
*December 11th Managing Holidays Stress
*denotes dates other than 4th Fridays due to holidays

Contact:
Danielle Rudolph
ddr0007@aces.edu
(334) 270-4133

Register Online

FREE Home & Family, Urban Extension, Autauga County, Bullock County, Elmore County, Macon County, Montgomery County, Online, Russell County

Saturday, June 27, 2020