Help us launch the Discover Tech exhibit AND Summer Reading at our grand opening festival! We'll have science crafts, snacks, face painting, and live music. Be one of the first people to try out the Discover Tech hands on exhibit! Read more about Discover Tech Kick Off
You can raise your diabetes awareness during a seminar at the Bessie K. Russell Public Library! Nutritionist Victor Owens will discuss the risk factors for type II diabetes as well as signs and symptoms of the disease, myths about diabetes and resources to help you manage the disease. The public is invited. For more information, call the Russell Library at 256-859-9050. Read more about Understanding Type II Diabetes
It's Spring Break, so let's go to the Beach! Virtually, that is. We'll be visiting with Rangers and kid hosts from the National Park Service as they talk about the islands in the Gulf of Mexico, how they track the animals and plants on those islands, and how influences from nature and humans (including the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill) have changed the seashore. This event is perfect for kids in grades 3 and up. Read more about Virtual Field Trip: Spring Break Beach Trip!
Frye Gaillard and Kathryn Scheldt intertwine music and poetry in this special literary concert.
Frye, author and writer in residence at the University of South Alabama, discusses the literature and poetry of music and songwriting. Then Nashville recording artist and singer-songwriter Kathryn performs songs from her collaboration with Frye: their book/CD project, The Quilt.Read more about Special Literary Concert: The Poetry of Alabama Music