Events for Saturday, Feb 18, 2017
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
Join us for a SciFi/Fantasy book club from the comfort of your home. Meetings will be conducted entirely over Skype video chat. This month’s topic of discussion is The Princess Bride by William Goldman. To participate in the group chat, download and register for a Skype ID for free at: http://www.skype.com/en/. Once you’re registered, simply have the Skype program open, log in at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, and click or tap the answer button.
Location: Mobile Public Library: Moorer/Spring Hill Branch
Delightful story with music, by Joseph Robinette and Thomas Tierney. Directed by Jody Cain-Smith the play follows an inquisitive youngsters discovery of an old factory operated by Mr. Aesop. Aesop is waiting for a new Moral Maker part for his broken down fable machine. After showing some talent as the missing part Monroe is given the chance to try out. The adventure begins and some of Aesop’s best-known fables come to life including "The Ant and the Grasshopper", "The Lion and the Mouse", "The Tortoise and the Hare", and others. Box Office: 251-460-6306. Meet the cast in the Lobby after the show!
Location: Ladilaw Performance Arts Center Theatre, Univ. of So. Alabama
Members of the Tristan de Luna Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will be at the Local History and Genealogy Division from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. to assist you with your questions and research for documentation concerning your ancestors.
Location: Local History and Genealogy Division
Eager to have a younger sibling, a lonely kid beseeches the storks to deliver a baby to his workaholic parents -- despite the fact that the birds have long since gotten out of the baby business, and now courier packages for an Internet merchant. The film runs 89 minutes and is rated PG.
Location: Saraland Public Library
Join us for a Jewelry Making Workshop. Our focus will be on Mardi Gras jewelry. Supplies are limited and registration is required.
Location: Mobile Public Library: Parkway Branch
Make new friends and join in the book discussion of some of the best YA Literature for Teens. The topic of discussion is The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken.
Location: Mobile Public Library: West Regional Branch