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Events for October 11 — October 17, 2020

Most Extension events will be offered exclusively online 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, October 11, 2020

Monday, October 12, 2020

ServSafe – Valley

Valley Sportsplex, 130 Sportsplex Drive Valley AL, 36854

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. Class starts at 9 am EST (8 am CST).

Address:
Valley Sportsplex
130 Sportsplex Drive
Valley, AL 36854

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

Register Online

$140.00 Food Safety, Chambers County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coosa County, Elmore County, Lee County, Macon County, Randolph County, Russell County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County

PCREP

Online

What is PCREP?
PCREP is the acronym for Parent-Child
Reading Enhancement Program.

Additionally, the program provides tools and
resources that can be used when teaching
children to read.

Who is PCREP for?
PCREP was developed to support parents,
guardians & caregivers of children of any
age.

Alabama Extension understands that parents
have limited time. PCREP activities that
combine learning with quality time.

PCREP techniques can give beginning
readers a solid start, struggling readers needed
support and advanced readers techniques to
expand comprehension.

Contact:
Nkenge Hyter
nch0004@aces.edu
(205) 325-5342

Register Online

FREE Home & Family, Blount County, Jefferson County, Online, Shelby County, St. Clair County, Walker County

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

WREC Pod Blast Workshops

Henry County Ext. Office, 101 N. Doswell St Abbeville AL, 36310

Peanut Pod Blast workshop/ drive through Pod Blast program to determine optimum maturity of peanuts and when to dig.

Address:
Henry County Ext. Office
101 N. Doswell St
Abbeville, AL 36310

Contact:
James D. Jones
jonesja@aces.edu
3347261804

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Livestock, Urban Extension, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Pike County

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 scheduled date. COVID-19 safety precautions in place. LIMITED TO 16 SEATS.

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

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

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Baldwin County, Butler County, Clarke County, Conecuh County, Escambia County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Washington County

Preparing to Shop for the Holiday Season

Online

Please join Emily Hines and Renee’ Vines, Human Sciences Extension Regional Agents, for tips on how to prepare to shop for the upcoming holiday season. The following topics will be covered: saving money, saving time, staying healthy, shopping smart, and more.

Contact:
Emily Hines
eah0047@auburn.edu
(205) 757-5393

Register Online

FREE Urban Extension, Online, Statewide

The Best Deer Season Ever Webinar

Pickens County Extension Office, 155 Reform St Carrollton AL, 35447

https://www.aces.edu/blog/topics/forestry-wildlife/the-best-deer-season-ever-webinar-series/

Address:
Pickens County Extension Office
155 Reform St
Carrollton, AL 35447

Contact:
Jed Smart
BestDeerSeason@auburn.edu
(205) 367-8148

Register Online

FREE Forestry & Wildlife, 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

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

ServSafe – Valley

Valley Sportsplex, 130 Sportsplex Drive Valley AL, 36854

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. Class starts at 9 am EST (8 am CST).

Address:
Valley Sportsplex
130 Sportsplex Drive
Valley, AL 36854

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

Register Online

$140.00 Food Safety, Chambers County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coosa County, Elmore County, Lee County, Macon County, Randolph County, Russell County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County

Back 2 Basics Wednesdays – Asian Crucifer Cultivation Guide for Alabama

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.
Registration Link: http://www.aces.edu/go/B2Bzoom

Contact:
Rudy Pacumbaba
rop0001@aces.edu
(256) 425-8683

Register Online

FREE Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Urban Extension, Online, Statewide

DEEP-Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

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 Complications
-Learning about Medications and Medical Care
-Living with Diabetes: Mobilizing Your Family and Friends

Contact:
Tera Glenn
tkg00001@aces.edu
205-561-4094

FREE Home & Family, Choctaw County, Dallas County, Greene County, Hale County, Marengo County, Online, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Wilcox County

Resilient Gulf Communities: Neighborhood Response

Online

Please join this CoP webinar, where we will here from three experts undertaking neighborhood resilience from multiple perspectives! This webinar has been approved for 1.5 AICP credits and 1 CFM credit

Contact:
Jody Thompson
thomp13@auburn.edu
251 471-2124

Register Online

FREE Fish & Water, Baldwin County, Butler County, Clarke County, Conecuh County, Escambia County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Online, Washington County

Parent-Child Reading Enhancement Program

5340 Atlanta Highway, 5340 Atlanta Highway Montgomery AL, 36109

The PCREP program builds parental teaching skills over four, one-hour classes. Additionally, the program provides tools and resources that can be used when teaching children to read.

Address:
5340 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, AL 36109

Contact:
Danielle Rudolph
ddr0007@aces.edu
(334) 201-2847

http://www.aces.edu/go/PCREP

FREE Home & Family, Online, Statewide

Thursday, October 15, 2020

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 scheduled date. COVID-19 safety precautions in place. LIMITED TO 16 SEATS.

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

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

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Baldwin County, Butler County, Clarke County, Conecuh County, Escambia County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Washington County

Fall Virtual Field Trip to the Farm

525 SCHOOL STREET, 525 SCHOOL STREET Eufaula AL, 36027

Join ACES Extension Agents starting October 1 at 10 a.m. for a virtual field trip to the farm. We’ll be talking about the pumpkin patch, sunflowers, cotton, and peanuts. Join us on zoom or live on Facebook. Great opportunity for students to learn about what is happening on the farm during harvest!

Address:
525 SCHOOL STREET
Eufaula, AL 36027

Contact:
Allie Logan
corcoja@aces.edu
(334) 687-5688

Register Online

FREE Alabama 4-H, Crop Production, Farming, Fish & Water, Food Safety, Forestry & Wildlife, Home & Family, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Poultry, Urban Extension, Youth Development, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Online, Pike County

ServSafe exam testing only- Linden

2400 E. Coats Ave, 2400 E. Coats Ave Linden AL, 36748

The fee of $80.00 covers the exam and proctoring of the ServSafe food protection manager paper exam testing only. No class. Clients must self-study to prepare for the exam. The fee of $140.00 covers the proctor fee, exam, and 7th edition ServSafe manager book.

Address:
2400 E. Coats Ave
Linden, AL 36748

Contact:
Alice Moore
AMM0167@ACES.EDU
(334) 216-0738

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Choctaw County, Clarke County, Dallas County, Greene County, Hale County, Marengo County, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Washington County, Wilcox County

Diabetes Education Empowerment Program

Online

Six week series offered over ZOOM.
Topics include:
What is diabetes?
Understanding the human body and diabetes
Monitoring the body
Nutrition
Diabetes and exercise
Prevention of diabetes complications
Medication
Coping with diabetes
Communicating with health care professionals

Contact:
Christina LeVert
Christina.levert@aces.edu
(334) 292-1559

Register Online

FREE Home & Family, Online, Statewide

Friday, October 16, 2020

WREC Pod Blast Workshops

Henry County Ext. Office, 101 N. Doswell St Abbeville AL, 36310

Peanut Pod Blast workshop/ drive through Pod Blast program to determine optimum maturity of peanuts and when to dig.

Address:
Henry County Ext. Office
101 N. Doswell St
Abbeville, AL 36310

Contact:
James D. Jones
jonesja@aces.edu
3347261804

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Livestock, Urban Extension, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Pike County

Saturday, October 17, 2020