Events for Saturday, Feb 04, 2017

Snowbird Special at Bellingrath Gardens and Home

Save on Gardens-and-Home combination tickets with Bellingrath’s Snowbird Special, a discount for all ages in January and February. With the Snowbird Special, an adult Gardens-and-Home ticket costs $16.50 (regular price: $21) and a child Gardens-and-Home ticket costs $11.50 (regular price: $13). There is no admission fee for members of the Friends of Bellingrath, or for ages 4 and younger. The Gardens open at 8 a.m. and the last Home tour of the day is at 4 p.m. For details, visit bellingrath.org.

Location: Bellingrath Gardens and Home

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Gallery Talk: Art Bacon

In honor of Black History Month: Join us for a FREE gallery talk with the exhibiting artist! “Faces, Places, Relics and Remembrances” Paintings by Art Bacon. “People have always been my subjects of choice; especially older and often neglected people whose struggles show in proud faces. I also often try to preserve doomed elements of our physical environment in my paintings. Of course, a few of my pieces are influenced by my experiences during the Civil Rights Movement.” For more info, visit us at www.esartcenter.org

Location: Eastern Shore Art Center

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MPL: Reading PAWS: Meet, Greet & Read

Come meet the Pet Therapy dogs and their owners. Learn all about the dogs and the services they provide the community. Practice your reading skills with a four-legged friend.  

Location: Ben May Main Library

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MPL: Saturday Anime Teen Anime Club

Don’t have access to your favorite Anime? Join our Anime Club for two hours of some of your favorite Anime films.

Location: West Regional Branch

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Theatre 98: RIPCORD

A sunny room on an upper floor is prime real estate in the Bristol Place Senior Living Facility, so when the cantankerous Abby is forced to share her quarters with new arrival Marilyn, she tries to get rid of the infuriatingly chipper woman by any means necessary. A seemingly harmless bet between the women quickly escalates into a dangerous game of oneupmanship that reveals not just the tenacity of these worthy opponents, but also deeper truths that each would rather remain hidden.​ Click here for more information.

Location: Theatre 98

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MPL: Sew & Tell

Ages 8 and Up. Visit with friends and learn how to make Cross Stitch Hearts.

Location: Mobile Public Library: Moorer/Spring Hill Branch

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