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

251-433-4229

www.thegrandman.com

www.mobilebaykeeper.org/jubileekidstriathlon

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

6/4/17

3:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Free

Mobile Convention Center, 1 S. Water St.

615-794-3006

http://www.ncsd.org/

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

6/7/17

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., Theodore

251-459-8864

www.bellingrath.org

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

6/7/17

5 to 7 p.m.

Free

720 Schillinger Rd. S, Unit 8

251-287-1851

www.domkemarket.com

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

6/8/17

6 to 7 p.m.

Free

4850 Museum Dr.

251-208-5200

www.mobilemuseumofart.com/event/improvisational-music-games/?instance_id=3859

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

6/9/17

5:30 p.m.

Free

Joachim Street, between St. Francis and Dauphin

251-415-4641

www.thesteeplemobile.com

During LoDa ArtWalk. Food and drink available for purchase.

 

 

Saturday, June 10

Fuse Project

Dragon Boat Festival

6/10/17

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$5 per person / children under 3 get in free

USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park, 2703 Battleship Parkway

251-265-3873

https://www.fuseproject.org/dragon-boat-festival/

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

6/10/17

2 to 3 p.m.

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

4850 Museum Dr.

251-208-5200

http://www.mobilemuseumofart.com/our-programs/stories-family-tour-christenberry-alabama/

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.

1-330-661-0106

www.alicetraining.com

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

6/13/17

6 to 7 p.m.

Free

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

251-342-3810

www.cmgdoctors.com

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

6/14/17

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

251-459-8864

www.bellingrath.org

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

6/14/17

6 p.m.

$15

720 Schillinger Rd. S.,Unit 8

251-287-1851

www.domkemarket.com

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

6/15/17

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$375 per person

International Trade Center, 250 Water St.

205-348-9066

http://www.professionallyspeaking.ua.edu

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

6/15/17

4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Free

Fairfield Inn & Suites, 2950 Township Blvd., Saraland

251-406-8572

www.marriott.com

Free food, live music, networking and more.

 

 

Mobile Museum of Art

LIVE at the Museum: Little Maker

6/15/17

7 to 9 p.m.

$10 cash

4850 Museum Drive

251-208-5200

http://www.mobilemuseumofart.com/our-programs/little-maker/

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