Member Events

June 2 – 15, 2017 


Saturday, June 3

Mobile Baykeeper

Publix Grandman Triathlon / Jubilee Kids Triathlon

6/3 – 6/4/17

7 a.m. – Saturday / 7:30 a.m. – Sunday

$105 for individual racers / $215 for team racers / $50 for kid racers

Fairhope Municipal Pier, 1 N. Beach Rd., Fairhope


Up to 150 volunteers are needed to help run the events. Grandman is Saturday and Jubilee Kids on Sunday. Racers compete in a swim, bike and run through Fairhope and along the bay. Proceeds benefit Mobile Baykeeper and other community organizations.



Sunday, June 4

University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute

Survivor’s Day


3:30 to 5:30 p.m.


Mobile Convention Center, 1 S. Water St.


This day signifies a worldwide celebration of life. The event includes recognition activities, resources for cancer survivors and their families, and refreshments.



Wednesday, June 7

Bellingrath Gardens and Home

Summer Garden Walk


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., Theodore


Join Bellingrath’s horticultural team for a guided tour of the gardens to see gorgeous summer displays. It’s the first in the organization’s Wonderful Wednesdays series set for June and July.



Domke Market

Wine Wednesday


5 to 7 p.m.


720 Schillinger Rd. S, Unit 8


Celebrate Domke Market’s fifth anniversary at Wine Wednesday with Kathy Kellett of M&J Wines. Music by John Moore on guitar.



Thursday, June 8

Mobile Museum of Art

Improvisational Music Games


6 to 7 p.m.


4850 Museum Dr.


What happens when the notes a musician plays are determined by the roll of a dice? This June the museum will host a group of seasoned musicians who are interested in the intersection between creative choice and chance.



Friday, June 9

The Steeple on St. Francis

Rock the Block Party


5:30 p.m.


Joachim Street, between St. Francis and Dauphin


During LoDa ArtWalk. Food and drink available for purchase.



Saturday, June 10

Fuse Project

Dragon Boat Festival


8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$5 per person / children under 3 get in free

USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park, 2703 Battleship Parkway


Teams of 20 paddlers, 1 drummer & an experienced steerer will paddle in 46-foot-long Dragon Boats. Family friendly festival with food trucks, fashion trucks, children’s activities and more.



Mobile Museum of Art

A tour of CHRISTENBERRY: In Alabama


2 to 3 p.m.

$12 adults / $10 students and seniors / Free for Museum of Art members

4850 Museum Dr.


William Christenberry’s photography tells a story of the South through the landscapes and structures of Hale County. Hear stories of Christenberry himself, and the Alabama landscape to which he devoted his life’s work, from some of the people who knew him best.



Monday, June 12

UMS-Wright Preparatory School

Active Shooter Response Training (Instructor Course)

6/12 – 6/13/17

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days

$595 per person

65 N. Mobile St.


Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate (ALICE) is designed for law enforcement, school, church, hospital and workplace administrators. Learn how to protect your organization from an active shooter.



Tuesday, June 13

Children’s Medical Group

Expectantly Expectant Prenatal Class


6 to 7 p.m.


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


Meet our physicians, and learn about what to expect after your baby is born, and get your questions answered. Free giveaways.



Wednesday, June 14

Bellingrath Gardens and Home

Kids Gulf Discovery Day


9 a.m. to Noon

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

12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd., Theodore


Learn about the wildlife and ecology of the Gulf Coast from a variety of environmental organizations. The Environmental Studies Center will bring their Raptor Road Show to engage and educate guests about the wonders of native birds of prey. Dependent of weather, visitors may also take a Fowl River cruise for an extra free. Space limited.



Domke Market

Crafted Brands Boutique Wines


6 p.m.


720 Schillinger Rd. S.,Unit 8


Join Bayard Crawley, managing partner of Crafted Brands Boutique Wines and Kimberleigh Kelley of Grassroots Wines for a seated tasting.



Thursday, June 15

The University of Alabama

Professionally Speaking – Mobile


9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$375 per person

International Trade Center, 250 Water St.


Learn to design and deliver profitable presentations. Turn your team into brand ambassadors that engage with target audiences effectively and “close” with confidence through this one-day, interactive workshop.



Fairfield Inn & Suites

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting


4:30 to 7:30 p.m.


Fairfield Inn & Suites, 2950 Township Blvd., Saraland


Free food, live music, networking and more.



Mobile Museum of Art

LIVE at the Museum: Little Maker


7 to 9 p.m.

$10 cash

4850 Museum Drive


Little Maker is the solo project of New Orleans-native singer/songwriter Micah McKee (Empress Hotel, Silent Cinema).