North Alabama Agriplex brings love in February

(Amy Leonard for The Cullman Tribune)

CULLMAN, Ala. – The North Alabama Agriplex continues to offer educational and exciting courses for naturalists of all ages. In February, classes will cover a range of subjects from woodworking to beekeeping.

February 2nd

Heritage Homeschool Secondary – Be a field biologist


$10 per child, maximum $20 for families

Homeschooled students in grades 6 through 12 will take part in interactive presentations by International Crane Foundation biologist Jessie Taylor on “Name that Adaptation” and “Be a Field Biologist.”

February 4th

Farm Kids Club – Seed Safari

9-10:30 a.m

$10 per child, maximum $20 for families

Children aged 5+ learn about seeds and how they grow and plant their own seeds to take home and watch as they grow.

February 7th

Living Landscapes – Start your hobby greenhouse

6 p.m

$10 per person

In the sustainability series, Tony Glover will show how to run a personal greenhouse as a hobby or for profit.

February 10th

Small farmers – garden friends

10-11 a.m

$5 per child, maximum $10 for family

Children aged 3 to 5 years are introduced to the creatures that live in and under the garden.

February 15

Lunch and Learn – Which trees are for me?

12-1 p.m


Bring your own lunch and find out which trees are right for you ahead of the February 18 tree sale. Stay tuned for more information on tree sales.

21st of February

Veteran and aspiring farmer – so you want to keep bees for fun and profit?

6-8 p.m


The workshop will provide an introduction to beekeeping with the Alabama Cooperative Extension and local beekeepers presenting a panel discussion and exhibits.

February 23

Heritage Homeschool Elementary – Pottery with Rebecca Horner of Keramos Ceramics

9-11 a.m

$20 per child, class capacity of 25

Homeschool students from kindergarten through sixth grade will learn the pottery process and make their own pots to take home.

February 23

Heritage Skills – How to get started with woodworking

6-8 p.m

$10 per person

The course will be run by the Cullman Woodworkers Guild who will demonstrate basic woodworking tools and techniques.

Registration for events varies. For more information, visit or call 256-297-1044 or email [email protected]