Upcoming Events



Christmas on the Square

Christmas

CHRISTMAS ON THE SQUARE

Friday, December 7, 2018

Parade starts at 5:30 P.M. and ends on the Centreville Courthouse Square.  There will be vendors for food and shopping and don’t forget the adopted Christmas Trees.  The trees will be judged for first, second and third places.

Bibb County 4-H Youth Leadership will be selling HOT DOGS plus!!!!  

To adopt a Christmas Tree click MORE INFORMATION & complete FORM TO ADOPT.

Click TO ENTER PARADE.     Vendors click HERE.

Email your forms to bcchristmasparade@gmail.com OR

Hand deliver to Centreville City Hall (205)926-5052 or Bibb County Extension Office (205)926-4310.

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Bibb County Professional Logging Managers (PLM) Seminar

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Bibb County Professional Logging Manager (PLM) Seminar

Five (5) PLM & Continuing Forestry Education Units (CFEs)

Tuesday, December 11, 2018   –    8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Sawmeal Restaurant, 6880 Alabama Highway 5, Brent, AL  35034

NO FEE; pre-register at 205-926-4310 by 4:00 PM Friday, December 7

Lunch will be provided (LIMIT 50 participants)

For Flyer & More Information Click HERE

SPONSORED BY: Bibb County Natural Resources Committee & KyKenKee    

2018 Forestry Awareness Week Now (F.A.W.N.)

Bibb County Forestry Awareness Week Now (FAWN) 2018 Program for Bibb County Schools

FAWN 2018 was a natural resources education program held in mid-October for 534 5th and 6th graders at West Blocton Middle School, Centreville Middle School, and Randolph Elementary School. The purpose of FAWN is to provide engaging natural resources education to youth through interactive presentations by forestry, wildlife, environmental and other related professionals, with an emphasis on conservation, forest stewardship, outdoor recreation and careers in natural resources.

West Blocton Middle School 

Centreville Middle Schoole 

Randolph Elementary 

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Blocton History Day

Blocton History Days

West Blocton Coke Ovens Park

Sunday, November 4, 2018

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Everyone is invited to attend.  You are welcome to bring your old Blocton photos, family treasures, heirlooms, and other Blocton memorabilia.  Picnic tables will be provided under the pavilion for you to showcase your items.  It will be a great way to spend a fall afternoon – visiting the newly cleaned Coke Ovens and sharing Blocton history.  Reserve your table by calling 205-532-0812 or messaging the West Blocton Coke Ovens Park on Facebook.  There is NO charge for a table or to attend, however donations for the Park are welcome.

West Blocton Coke Ovens

 

Bibb County Community News

Bibb County

Bibb County Chamber Coffee

November’s Coffee will be held at the Chamber Depot on Thursday, November 1st at 9am. It will be hosted by Servpro of Centreville, Marion, and Selma.

Come celebrate the partnership of our own Bibb County Career Academy with Lawson State Community College. Join us for OPEN HOUSE December 11 @ 9:00 AM to learn more about upcoming excellent training opportunities.  Click FLYER for more information.

Valerie Cook – Bibb County, AL. Chamber of Commerce, Director

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Bibb Medical Center

This is your time to see if you can find lower premiums and extra benefits.

Look at your Medicare Health plan choices for 2019.

Call for more information 205-926-3288 or email maverette@bibbmedicalcenter.com

More information contact:   Jami Carlee  (205) 926-3292

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HOPE in Bibb County Food Banks

Please click November’s CALENDAR for dates & times

Contact for Thanksgiving Dinner  –  205-966-4988

Lillie Star Church

Thursdays – 205-535-0421

Cahaba Medical Care Community Center

195 Hospital Drive, Centreville

Agape Food Pantry/New Beginning Bibb

205-361-7351  kmcmillan@cchs.ua.edu

First Baptist Church Pantry

1239 Main Street, West Blocton

True Vine Thrift Store

2293 Main Street, Brent   205-828-2152

Brent Baptist Church Caring Center

205-926-7687  *By appointment only  *Need a valid photo ID

CSP – need to Pre-register

Call Charron Davis  205-926-9384

First Baptist Church of Woodstock

Highway 5 & Coldwater Road, Woodstock

Soup Kitchen

1728 Main Street, Brent    205-876-6931

AFVGA Conference and Trade Show!

Registration is open for the AFVGA Conference & Trade Show!

Registration for Attendees, Exhibitors, Vendors & Speakers, please click the following link:

http://www.cvent.com/events/2018-alabama-fruit-and-vegetable-growers-association-annual-conference-tradeshow/event-summary-7222fea6a94e4233b54545ada1e3598b.aspx

Join us November 15 & 16 at the Clanton Conference & Performing Arts Center, located at 850 Lay Dam Road, Clanton, AL 35045

  • Registration for Attendees: Conference & Trade Show will be $85 per person, $65 for spouse/guest and includes a one-year membership to the AFVGA.
  • Registration for Industry: Exhibitors & Vendors has been lowered to $300 per booth with two people attending and includes a one-year membership to the AFVGA. $40 for electricity, $65 for additional persons. Equipment display, and sale of products is allowed at the conference.
  • Registration for Non-profit, Agencies & Universities: Trade Show cost has been lowered to $200 per booth with two people attending and includes a one-year membership to the AFVGA. ($40 for extra electricity), $65 for additional persons.
  • Conference flash drive: $25 (contains presentations and videos that will be mailed after the conference).

Registration deadline is October 29, 2018

Click for FLYER

Gary Gray, Regional Extension Agent, Commercial Horticulture

Central West Alabama and the Black Belt – Alabama Cooperative Extension System

 

Bibb County Parks and Trail Guide

Live Well Bibb County trail guide

If you took the Bibb County Mayors’ 100 Mile Walking Challenge, you probably already know about the great public places in Bibb County where you can enjoy the outdoors while walking.  If you don’t know, or would simply like to know more, take a look at our Extension website launched about a month ago, www.aces.edu/movemore that shows you those places, their amenities, and how to find them using your tablet or smartphone.  Move More Bibb County!