Member Events

July 21 – August 3, 2017  

 

 

Friday, July 21

Penelope House

Strike Out Domestic Violence

7/21/2017

7 p.m.

$8 to $16 (Entrance to game)

Hank Aaron Stadium, 755 Bolling Brothers Blvd.

251- 342-2809

www.penelopehouse.org

Each strike out by a Mobile BayBears pitcher as they take on the Chattanooga Lookouts, raises money for Penelope House. Call ahead to 251-342-2809 to make a pledge or donation, or participate the night of the game.

 

 

Tuesday, July 25

Benzer Pharmacy at Greer’s

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

7/25/17

11:30 a.m.

Free

3170 Dauphin St.

251-470-6300

www.mailorderx.com

 

 

Women’s Business Alliance

WBA Mobile Out to Lunch

7/25/2017

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

$25 for guests / $20 for alliance members

Spot of Tea, 310 Dauphin St.

251-660-2725

www.womensbusinessalliance.org/events

This month’s networking lunch and learn will feature Todd Greer from Exchange 202.

 

 

Wednesday, July 26

Bellingrath Gardens and Home

New, Better, Yours: Plant the Newest, Best Plants

7/26/17

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

$13 for adults / $7.50 for ages 5-12 / free to Bellingrath members and to ages 4 and younger

12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd.

251-459-8864

www.bellingrath.org

Solve your landscape challenges with expert advice from Kip McConnell, director of Plant Development Services Inc. He will discuss proper placement, planting and care tips for the newest releases.

 

 

Mobile Baykeeper

Bay Bites Food Truck Festival

7/26/17

5 to 8 p.m.

$15 in advance/ $20 at the gate

Cooper Riverside Park, S. Water St.

251-433-4229

www.mobilebaykeeper.org/bay-bites

Enjoy delicious cuisine from the area’s best food trucks, live music, craft beer, a dunking booth with local celebrity guests, and lawn games on the beautiful riverfront of downtown Mobile.

 

 

Thursday, July 27

Mobile Area Water & Sewer System (MAWSS)

Intro to Bid Estimating Workshop

7/27/17

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Free

MAWSS Park Forest Plaza, 4725 Moffett Rd.

251-694-3194

www.mawss.com

This free workshop will cover the basics about bidding and estimating. Lunch is provided. For reservations, call before July 24 at 251-694-3194.

 

 

USA Mitchell Cancer Institute

Science on Tap

7/27/17

6 to 7 p.m.

Free

Moe’s Original BBQ, 701 Spring Hill Ave.

251-341-4085

www.southalabama.edu/departments/specialevents/calendar/

Join USA Mitchell Cancer Institute for an informal talk and Q&A.

 

 

Exchange 202

Happy Hour – Validations

7/27/17

5:30 p.m.

Free

Exchange 202, 202 Government Blvd.

251-243-1043

www.exchange202.com

Hayley Van Antwerp with Innovation PortAL and Todd Greer, Exchange 202, discuss how they guide clients through the important process of validation.

 

 

Dauphin Island Sea Lab

Salt Marsh Excursion

7/27/17

9:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

$12

101 Bienville Blvd.

251-861-2141

www.disl.org/estuarium

Salt marshes are not monotonous expanses of grass; they are fascinating coastal wetlands that are critical to our estuary system. After meeting outside the Estuarium, you’ll be transported to the Dauphin Island salt marsh to explore this vital ecosystem. Reservations are recommended.

 

 

USA Children’s and Women’s Hospital

7/27 – 7/28/17

7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday / 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday

Fundraiser

USA Children’s and Women’s Hospital, 1700 Center St.

251-415-1123

www.southalabama.edu/departments/specialevents/calendar/?set=usachiwom

USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital volunteers are hosting a Uniforms 2 U on-site Uniform Show. Featuring a wide variety of scrubs, jackets, t-shirts, polos, socks, footwear, surgical hats, compression knee highs, scissors and scopes.

 

 

Friday, July 28

MTI Business Solutions

Supervisory Success Workshop: Managing to Individual Styles

7/28/17

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

$299 per person

MTI Training Center, 1110 Montlimar Dr., Suite 570

251-478-6848

https://training.mtibusiness.com/civicrm/event/info?id=212&reset=1

Learn how to capitalize on your strengths and get an individualized plan for making progress toward best practices within a practical framework you can immediately apply in your professional life for powerful results.

 

 

America’s First Federal Credit Union

Member Appreciation Day

7/28/17

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free

1050 Montlimar Dr.

251-342-2328

www.amfirst.org

Goodies, giveaways and treats as a thank you to our members.

 

 

Saturday, July 29

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

Celebrate Life!

7/29/17

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Free to the first 500 visitors, includes IMAX.

65 Government St.

251-208-6819

http://www.exploreum.com/event/celebrate-life-drug-prevention-expo/

Celebrate Life is an afternoon of informative and activities encouraging people to prevent alcohol and drug abuse. It event is oresented by the Exploreum, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Museum, DEA Educational Foundation and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration/Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.

 

 

Monday, July 31

The Child Advocacy Center

Cheers to Children

7/31/17

6 to 8:30 p.m.

$35

Moe’s Original BBQ, 701 Springhill Ave.

251-432-1101

www.cacmobile.org

Enjoy wine tasting with samples of signature dishes from Moe’s, along with a live and silent auction. Music by Harrison McInnis.

 

 

Tuesday, August 1

Remington College Mobile Campus

Back-to-School Haircuts in August

8/1/17

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free

4368 Downtowner Loop S.

251-342-4848

http://remingtoncosmo.com

During the month of August, Remington College will provide free back-to-school haircuts for students 17 and under. The haircuts will be done by students in the college cosmetology program.

 

 

Children’s Medical Group

Expectantly Expectant Prenatal Class

8/1/17

6 to 7 p.m.

Free

Children’s Medical Group, 610 Providence Park Dr., Ste. 201

251-342-3810

www.cmgdoctors.com

Come meet some of our physicians and staff, tour our office, learn what to expect after your baby is born and get answers for the questions and/or concerns you may have.

 

 

Wednesday, August 2

Mobile Area Water & Sewer System (MAWSS)

Supplier Diversity Fair

8/2/17

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free

MAWSS Park Forest Plaza, 4725 Moffett Rd.

251-694-3194

www.mawss.com

All diverse contractors and suppliers who wish to do business with MAWSS to meet consulting engineers and learn of upcoming business opportunities are invited. Contact Felicia Thomas at 251-694-3194.

 

 

Thursday, August 3

Mobile Museum of Art

Night Market

8/3/17

5 to 9 p.m.

Free

4850 Museum Dr.

251-208-5200

www.mobilemuseumofart.com/programs/night-market/

Night Market showcases makers, artists, artisans and craftsman who make locally-sourced, handmade goods. Support local artists and join the party with great food, drink and music.

 

 

Mobile Arc

Marc-Art 2017

8/3/17

6 to 9 p.m.

$25

Azalea Manor, 751 Dauphin St.

251-479-7409

www.facebook.com/MobileArc/

Benefiting Mobile Arc art programs for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, this event features music by Harrison McInnis, delicious dishes by Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe, and a colorful array of paintings and pottery created by art program participants and local artists. To reserve tickets, call 251-479-7409, ext. 623, or purchase at the door.