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Events for January 3 — January 9, 2021

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, January 3, 2021

Monday, January 4, 2021

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Facebook Live Food Safety Talk – Manufacturing Food

Online

Join us on Facebook the first Tuesday each month in 2021 for a Food Safety talk. You can pre-submit questions or ask during the noon hour on Facebook. January 5 we will be discussing Food Manufacturing and how to get started. We will be joined by Alabama Department of Public Health.

Contact:
Rebecca Catalena Lee
rjc0026@auburn.edu
(251) 574-8445

FREE Food Safety, Online, Statewide

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Friday, January 8, 2021

4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl/Skillathon Weekend

Alabama 4-H Center

Alabama 4-H will host the 4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl/Skillathon Weekend February 8 through 9 at the Alabama 4-H Center. Register through 4Honline 2.0. Registration closes Friday, December 11.

Friday, January 8, 2021

10:00 a.m.-Noon     Check-in open

12:00 p.m.                 Lunch (Upper Rec)

1:00 p.m.                  Skillathon/LQB Seeding Quizzes

1:45 p.m.                  Skillathon begins

5:00 p.m.                  Dinner

6:30 p.m.                  Bonfire/S’mores

7:30 p.m.                  Board Games

9:00 p.m.                  In dorm rooms

10:00 p.m.                Lights out

Saturday, January 9, 2021

7:00 a.m.                 Breakfast

8:00 a.m.                 Livestock Quiz Bowl Orientation

8:30 a.m.                 Livestock Quiz Bowl begins

12:00 p.m.                Lunch

1:00 p.m.                 Livestock Quiz Bowl continues

~4:00 p.m.               Awards

A one time, non-refundable payment of $75 per 4-H member due with registration if they are staying for both days.  If participating for only one day, the payment is $50. The last day to register through 4HOnline is Friday, December 11, 2020. Registration includes:

  • Dorm room* for 1 night (Friday, January 8 and Saturday, January 9, 2021)
  • 4 meals (Lunch and Dinner on 1/8/21; Breakfast and Lunch on 1/9/21)
  • Bonfire & snack time
  • T-shirt

*4-H members will be assigned only 2 to a dorm room to accommodate social distancing for Covid-19.  Members must wear a mask at this event.  The only time that more than 2 people will be assigned to a dorm room is if they are from the same family.  Boys and girlswill not be staying in the same dorm.   Properly trained chaperones will be on each floor.  Social distancing of 6 feet will be enforced throughout the contest.

Due to Covid-19 and social distancing policies, spectators, including coaches, are not allowed within contest walls. Family members that come to drop off participants may stay in the hotel by making their own reservations.  Family members will be responsible for making their own meal arrangements off-site.

The cost for an ACES employee, or Volunteer leader certified as chaperone, to stay inthe dorm is $75. All ACES employees and chaperones will be staying in the dorm.  Coaches who are not chaperones for the dorms will stay in the hotel.

If parents wish to attend, there are a limited number of hotel rooms available at the 4-H The cost of parents to attend is as follows:

  • $80/night for hotel room +11% sales tax Meals are per person; per day and need to be paid for through 4Honline.
  • Please note that there are two lunches, one on Friday and one on Saturday.
  • 2 PM is the earliest check-in time for the hotel rooms.
  • Additional meals can be purchased
    • Friday lunch $8
    • Friday dinner $9
    • Saturday breakfast $7
    • Saturday lunch $8
$75 Alabama 4-H, Statewide

Saturday, January 9, 2021

4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl/Skillathon Weekend

Alabama 4-H Center

Alabama 4-H will host the 4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl/Skillathon Weekend February 8 through 9 at the Alabama 4-H Center. Register through 4Honline 2.0. Registration closes Friday, December 11.

Friday, January 8, 2021

10:00 a.m.-Noon     Check-in open

12:00 p.m.                 Lunch (Upper Rec)

1:00 p.m.                  Skillathon/LQB Seeding Quizzes

1:45 p.m.                  Skillathon begins

5:00 p.m.                  Dinner

6:30 p.m.                  Bonfire/S’mores

7:30 p.m.                  Board Games

9:00 p.m.                  In dorm rooms

10:00 p.m.                Lights out

Saturday, January 9, 2021

7:00 a.m.                 Breakfast

8:00 a.m.                 Livestock Quiz Bowl Orientation

8:30 a.m.                 Livestock Quiz Bowl begins

12:00 p.m.                Lunch

1:00 p.m.                 Livestock Quiz Bowl continues

~4:00 p.m.               Awards

A one time, non-refundable payment of $75 per 4-H member due with registration if they are staying for both days.  If participating for only one day, the payment is $50. The last day to register through 4HOnline is Friday, December 11, 2020. Registration includes:

  • Dorm room* for 1 night (Friday, January 8 and Saturday, January 9, 2021)
  • 4 meals (Lunch and Dinner on 1/8/21; Breakfast and Lunch on 1/9/21)
  • Bonfire & snack time
  • T-shirt

*4-H members will be assigned only 2 to a dorm room to accommodate social distancing for Covid-19.  Members must wear a mask at this event.  The only time that more than 2 people will be assigned to a dorm room is if they are from the same family.  Boys and girlswill not be staying in the same dorm.   Properly trained chaperones will be on each floor.  Social distancing of 6 feet will be enforced throughout the contest.

Due to Covid-19 and social distancing policies, spectators, including coaches, are not allowed within contest walls. Family members that come to drop off participants may stay in the hotel by making their own reservations.  Family members will be responsible for making their own meal arrangements off-site.

The cost for an ACES employee, or Volunteer leader certified as chaperone, to stay inthe dorm is $75. All ACES employees and chaperones will be staying in the dorm.  Coaches who are not chaperones for the dorms will stay in the hotel.

If parents wish to attend, there are a limited number of hotel rooms available at the 4-H The cost of parents to attend is as follows:

  • $80/night for hotel room +11% sales tax Meals are per person; per day and need to be paid for through 4Honline.
  • Please note that there are two lunches, one on Friday and one on Saturday.
  • 2 PM is the earliest check-in time for the hotel rooms.
  • Additional meals can be purchased
    • Friday lunch $8
    • Friday dinner $9
    • Saturday breakfast $7
    • Saturday lunch $8
$75 Alabama 4-H, Statewide