Member Events

October 18 – November 1, 2018 

 

 

Friday, Oct. 19

Focus Empowering Women     

Focus Women’s Conference

10/19/18

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

$125

USA Student Center, 350 Campus Dr.

251-366-0666

www.focuswc.com

The conference will feature a full day of speakers, workshops and panel discussions to educate, encourage and empower women and girls. See the full schedule and list of speakers at www.focuswc.com.

 

 

University of Mobile

Junior Recital: Erica Burleson

10/19/18

7 p.m.

Free

Moorer Auditorium, Martin Hall, 5735 College Pkwy.

251-442-2285

www.umobile.edu

Erica Burleson will perform works by Bach, Beethoven and Chopin, showcasing music and her own progress through her musical study with Dr. Kadisha Onalbayeva.

 

 

Saturday, Oct. 20

SouthWest Mobile County Chamber of Commerce

Holiday Market at the Corner

10/20/18

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$5

Tillman’s Corner Community Center, 5055 Carol Plantation Rd.

251-666-2488

https://swmcchamber.com/

Start your holiday shopping early. Lots of gift items, accessories, clothing, furniture, one-of-a-kind items and more. Teachers show your Teacher ID and receive free admission.

 

 

Mobile Arts Council

Mimosas & Meet the Artist

10/20/18

10 a.m. to Noon

Free

318 Dauphin St.

251-432-9796

www.mobilearts.org

Featuring complimentary refreshments and a talk by ceramicist Dawson Dunn Morgan discussing her new “Splash” series of sculptures.

 

 

USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute

Salty Worm & Brackish Classic & Delta Bash

10/20/18

1 to 5 p.m.

$50 adults (includes Delta Dash) / $30 for children 10 and under / $30 for Delta Bash tickets

Bluegill Restaurant, 3775 Battleship Pkwy.

251-460-6209

http://www.usahealthsystem.com/community-events

The Salty Worm Brackish Classic is a one-of-a-kind fishing tournament that pits saltwater speckled trout fishermen head-to-head with freshwater bass fishermen. The Delta Bash, a family friendly party following the tournament, enables non-fishermen to join the fun.

 

 

Fuse Project

Wine on the River

10/20/18

3 to 8 p.m.

Free if you volunteer

Cooper Riverside Park

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0d4ea9a92ba2fb6-wine

 

 

Monday, Oct. 22

Dollar General Bowl

C Spire 1st & 10 Club October Meeting

10/22/18

6 p.m.

$100 for the year

Mobile Marriott, 3101 Airport Blvd.

251-635-0011

http://bit.ly/1st10JoinNow

The C Spire 1st & 10 Club has five monthly meetings from August to December with sports celebrity speakers. This month features UA OC Mike Locksley.

 

 

University of South Alabama  

Cellist Juan José Gutierrez

10/22/28

7:30 to 9 p.m.

$8 general admission / $5 for USA students and faculty

Laidlaw Performing Arts Center, 5751 USA Dr. S.

251-460-7116

http://www.southalabama.edu/colleges/music/deptcalendar.html

Dr. Juan José Gutiérrez is a USA faculty cellist.

 

 

Tuesday, Oct. 23

Saenger Theatre

TOTO

10/23/18

8 p.m.

$39.50 and up (Additional fees may apply)

6 South Joachim St.

251-208-5600

www.mobilesaenger.com

TOTO will bring their “40 Trips Around The Sun Tour” to Mobile, performing their greatest hits, including “Rosanna” and “Africa.”

https://files.emailmeform.com/1252779/4bwEAiiD/TOTO.jpg

 

 

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Mobile Museum of Art

Director’s Series: From Manchester to Montgomery

10/24/18

6 p.m.

$20 for guests / $10 for MMofA members

4850 Museum Dr.

251-208-5200

http://www.mobilemuseumofart.com/our-programs/directors-series-from-manchester-to-montgomery-textile-conservation/

Join an art talk with Howard Sutcliffe, a textile conservator in private practice based in Montgomery.

 

 

Thursday, Oct. 25

Historic Mobile Preservation Society (HMPS)

Church Street Graveyard Tours
10/25/18
5:30 p.m.
$10 / HMPS members are free

350 Oakleigh Place

251-432-6161

https://www.historicmobile.org/events?mc_cid=383f77ab34&mc_eid=2786cece9f
The Historic Mobile Preservation Society and the Church Street Graveyard Society are proud to present a tour of Mobile’s oldest cemetery.

 

 

Distinguished Young Women

One Night in Havana

10/25/18

6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

$100 general admission / $150 VIP

23 East, 1886 Fifth St.

251-438-3621

www.OneNightInEvent.com

One Night in Havana will transport you to a tropical night club filled with live music, food and drink and charitable gaming. Proceeds benefit the Distinguished Young Women Foundation.

 

 

The Mobile Law Enforcement Foundation

Police Chief’s Gala – An Evening to Salute the “Blue”

10/25/18

6:30 to 10 p.m.

$75 per person / table of 8 for $600

Fort Whiting, 1630 S. Broad St.

251-208-1947

Attend the inaugural Police Chief’s Gala featuring Michael Durant, master pilot, best-selling author. Hear his story of survival, motivation, the power of teamwork and leadership and how his writing became the inspiration for the movie “Black Hawk Down. The event will feature music and dining from a showcase of Mobile’s best restaurants.

 

 

Mobile Civic Center

Us Against the World Mann Family Tour

10/25/18

7 p.m.

$59.50, $39.50, $33.50, $23.50 (Additional fees may apply.)

401 Civic Center Dr.

251-208-7261

www.mobilecivicctr.com

The “Us Against the World Mann Family Tour” will feature David, Tamela, son David Mann Jr. and daughter Tia Mann, sharing an evening of music, comedy and family entertainment.

 

 

University of Mobile

UM Jazz Band: The Legendary Music of Count Basie

10/25/18

7 p.m.

$10

Ram Hall, 5736 College Pkwy.

251-442-2383

www.itickets.com

The UM Jazz band performs classic Jazz tunes from Jazz Pianist, William James “Count” Basie.

 

 

SMG Mobile

Riley Green + Troy Cartwright

10/25/18

7:30 p.m. / 6:30 p.m. Doors open

$37.50, $34.50, $31.50, $27.50 (Additional fees may apply)

Saenger Theatre, 6 S. Joachim St.

251-208-5600

www.mobilesaenger.com

Born in Jacksonville, Ala., Riley Green was raised on the sounds of old traditional country, bluegrass and Southern gospel music, laying a foundation for his future hits.

 

 

Saturday, Oct. 27

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

Halloween at the Exploreum

10/27/18

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$5 to $12 General admission for guests / Free for Exploreum members

65 Government St.

Gulf Coast Exploreum

251-208-6893

www.exploreum.com

Family friendly activities and demos. Costume contest. We will also be joined by Animal Tales LLC for a “creepy” installment of their awesome animal experiences.

 

 

Bellingrath Gardens and Home

Boo at Bellingrath

10/27/18

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$14 for adults / $8 for ages 5-12 / Free to Bellingrath members

12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd.

251-973-2217

www.bellingrath.org

Enjoy trick-or-treating in the gardens. The Halloween fun includes Magic Shows, Spooky Storytime, musical entertainment and food trucks on the Great Lawn.

 

 

Sunday, Oct. 28

First Class Arms Training

Gunport Match

10/28/18

Noon

$20

1 Defenders Way, Coden

251-824-1776

www.firstclassarmstraining.org

Membership not required first three matches. Practice defensive skill. Have fun and safety are primary goals. Every safe shooter is welcome. Held in conjunction with the International Defensive Pistol Association.

 

 

SMG Mobile

Don Felder, Formerly of The Eagles

10/28/18

7:30 p.m. / 6:30 p.m. Doors open

$52.50, $42.50, $32.50 and $23.50 (Additional fees apply)

Saenger Theatre, 6 South Joachim St.

251-208-5600

www.mobilesaenger.com

Don Felder is renowned as a former lead guitarist of The Eagles, one of the most popular and influential rock groups of our time.

 

 

Monday, Oct. 29

Volunteers of America Southeast

Mental Health Seminar

10/29/18

8:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Free

1204 Hillcrest Rd.

251-338-1297

www.voase.org

Seminar topics include dementia, forgiveness, suicide and more. Social workers earn four continuing education credits.

 

 

University of South Alabama

Scary Stories with Stephen Graham Jones

10/29/18

7 p.m.

Free

USA Student Center Outdoor Amphitheater, 350 Campus Dr.

251-460-6146

Novelist Stephen Graham Jones will give a fiction reading.

 

 

University of South Alabama

Thomas L. Rowell, Faculty Voice Recital

10/29/18

7:30 to 9 p.m.

$8 general / $5 for USA faculty & staff, USA students, youth under 18 and all senior citizens (cash or check only)

Laidlaw Performing Arts Center, 5751 USA S. Dr.

251-460-7116

http://www.southalabama.edu/colleges/music/deptcalendar.html

Thomas L. Rowell, associate professor of music, will present his annual faculty voice recital.

 

 

Tuesday, Oct. 30

Ozanam Charitable Pharmacy

Open House

10/30/18

3 to 7 p.m.

Free

109 S. Cedar St.

251-432-4111

www.ozanampharmacy.org

Ozanam Charitable Pharmacy is holding an open house to commemorate 20 years of service to the Mobile, Baldwin and Escambia county communities. Health, legal and other services will be on site.

 

 

Mobile Arts Council & Joe Jefferson Playhouse

Art After Hours

10/30/18

5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Free

Joe Jefferson Playhouse, 11 S. Carlen St

Enjoy complimentary wine and light appetizers as you learn more about Mobile arts and culture.

 

 

Thursday, Nov. 1

Mobile Society for Human Resource Management (MSHRM)

2018 Gulf Coast Human Resource Pre-Conference & Conference

11/1 – 11/2/18

1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Thursday /  7 a.m to 5 p.m. Friday

$159 Pre-Conference / $239 both days – pre-conference and conference for guests

Renaissance Riverview Plaza Hotel, 64 N. Water St.

https://mobileshrm.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=90

Two-day conference for human resource and managers. The pre-conference topic is

Agile Leadership Essentials: Transforming Your Organization From Traditional to Agile, presented by Mary Gormandy White. Conference topics include Leading a Multi-Generational Workforce; Mistakes Employers Make in Hiring; Managing the Opioid Epidemic; and more.