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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge’s Medicinal and Edible Plant Walk #5

Jeff Friend Trail 13900 AL-180, Gulf Shores, AL

From the organizers: "Take a journey back to when native tribes and early colonizers needed to rely on the land around them to supply the medication and food they needed to live in this coastal habitat.  This walk will begin at the Jeff Friend Trail. The guided walks are free to the public; however, space [...]

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2018 Free Family Farm Day

Alabama A&M Agribition Center 4925 Moores Mill Rd, Huntsville, AL

From the organizers: Hosted by the Tennessee Valley Women in Ag: FREE family fun, demos, vendors, children’s make and takes, animals, food and fun. This year we are having  a bake sale to benefit 2 of our local HEROES Huntsville Madison County Rescue Squad And Huntsville Search Dog Unit Financial Classes sponsored by Thrivent Financial For [...]

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Earth Day Mobile Bay

Fairhope Pier Park 1 Beach Drive, Fairhope, AL

From the organizers: " Earth Day Mobile Bay, Inc., invites you to be a vital part of our celebration honoring the Earth and our beautiful Mobile Bay. Earth Day Mobile Bay is again expected to attract over 6,000 participants from communities throughout Baldwin and Mobile Counties and the northern Gulf Coast area. Earth Day Mobile [...]

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“Uniontown” Film Screening

Coleman Center for the Arts 211B Broad Street (Highway 17), York, AL

From the organizers: Join filmmaker Fraser Jones and members of the Black Belt Citizens for a screening of #Uniontown, a documentary film. "Uniontown" weaves together the untold narratives of local heroes in Uniontown, Alabama, a long-silenced southern city continuously polluted with industrial waste and environmental racism. Driven by the story of Esther Calhoun, a community [...]

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Shiitake Mushroom Workshop

Hays Nature Preserve 7153 Highway 431 S, Owens Cross Roads, AL

Hosted by Operation Green Team and ACES.  From the organizers: Ever wondered what that mushroom is in your yard, near your tree or growing on your tree? Learn all about mushrooms that we avoid and ones that have nutritional value during this free Saturdays at Hays DIY Workshop on Saturday, February 9 from 10am-12pm. Rhonda [...]

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“Irondale Growers” kickoff meeting

Irondale Public Library 105 20th St S, Irondale, AL

From the organizers: The Irondale Growers will meet February 12th from 5:30-6:30 PM in the meeting room at the Irondale Library. We will meet every second Tuesday of each month, with speakers and discussions on food production and preservation, as well as a variety of other homestead skills that were once common knowledge. At our [...]

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Planning meeting: Global Strike 4 the Climate

Unitarian Universalist Church of Birmingham 4300 Hampton Heights Dr, Birmingham, AL

From the organizers: "The climate crisis is an emergency. Join us on Friday, Sept 20 from 11-1 in front of Birmingham City Hall. People around the word are walking out of their homes, workplaces, and schools to join the youth-led #ClimateStrike actions demanding that leaders respond to this emergency. To learn more and get involved, [...]

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Compost Climate Connections webinar

From the organizers: "Our Compost Climate Connections webinar series features the crucial role of compost to protect the climate. Join us to hear Dr. Sally Brown of the University of Washington discuss how compost avoids methane emissions and sequesters carbon in soil. She will also present metrics that consider other ecosystem services and public health [...]

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Global Strike 4 the Climate

Birmingham City Hall 710 20th St N, Birmingham, AL

From the organizers: "The climate crisis is an emergency. Join us on Friday, Sept 20 from 11-1 in front of Birmingham City Hall. People around the word are walking out of their homes, workplaces, and schools to join the youth-led #ClimateStrike actions demanding that leaders respond to this emergency."

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Central Alabama CRAFT: Homestead-Scale Poultry-Keeping

***THIS IS A FREE, VIRTUAL EVENT**** After postponing our April event, we are BACK. Our 2nd CRAFT of 2020 will be our first attempt at a virtual event. The McDowell Farm School will lead a virtual workshop on homestead-scale poultry-keeping. We will have lots of space for Q&A, just like a regular CRAFT event, and [...]

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