Events for Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017

Baker High School: Summer Jungle Drama Camp

Join the fun as we explore the exciting world of THE JUNGLE BOOK through Pantomime, Improvisation, Acting Games, Theatre Crafts, and much, much more!  Camp is for grades K-8.  A showcase performance will take place on July 14th at 1PM.  

Location: Baker High School

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Sunny Side Drama: Super Summer Drama Camp: 3rd Grade and up!

Each two-week camp ends with a full-length play. All campers have lines, costumes, get to help with set painting, play games, and learn about acting and singing!

Not only do we prepare for the show but we have fun playing water games, doing crazy hair day, learning about acting, and painting sets!

Location: Azalea City Center for the Arts

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MPL: Book and Movie Matinee

Come watch movies based on some of the most beloved children’s books! For a complete list of film titles, please call 675-2879.

Location: Saraland Public Library

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Tea for Two: Fairhope Museum of History

Guests enjoy a cup of delicious Baldwin County tea, cookies and a lecture on an interesting aspect of Fairhope history.

Location: The Fairhope Museum of History

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MPL: Tuesdays For Teens!

Great fun just for Teens! For more information or a complete list of activities, please call the children’s department at 208-7086 or email lcoleman@mplonline.org.

Location: Ben May Main Library

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USA: Piano Camp Faculty Recital

Dr. Kevin Ayesh will perform the second of four Piano Camp Faculty Recitals on Tuesday, July 11 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall.  The emphasis of this year's piano camp is Romanticism and the Music of Frederic Chopin, hence Dr. Ayesh's program will feature Chopin's Sonata no. 3, and the Etudes Nos. 3, 4, 5, 6 and 12 from his opus 10 collection.

Tickets for this Department of Music event will be sold at the door only.  General admission is $5 for all attendees other than Piano Camp participants. 

Location: Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

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USA Music: Piano Camp

We are excited to offer this workshop to pianists age 11 through adult. The camp will focus on the music of Frédéric Chopin. Daily classes will focus on technique, theory, form and literature. Students will take mini-lessons and master classes with nationally renowned experts and USA piano faculty.

Students should bring 1 or 2 piano pieces to study during the workshop. Pieces by Chopin are recommended but not required.

Registered students may perform at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 15th, at the Student Recital in the Laidlaw Recital Hall.

Location: Laidlaw Performing Arts Center

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MPL: Teen Tuesdays in the Teen Spot

Great fun just for Teens! For more information or a complete list of activities, please call the children’s department at 340-8561.

Location: West Regional Branch

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MPL: Tinker Tuesdays

Create special projects from a wide array of materials and objects you have on hand. For more information, please call 470-7770 or email eenglish@mplonline.org.

Location: Spring Hill Branch

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HMPS: Ron Barrett presents “Carnival, Art, History”

HMPS is pleased to announce Ron Barrett who will explain the history of Mobile’s Mardi Gras costumes and stage decorations. Ron had a wildly successful show at Mobile Museum of Art last year and is a seductive and energetic lecturer....

Please reserve your place early.

Location: Cox Deasy House

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MPL: A Page in Time

If you love Historical Fiction this book club is for you. This month's topic of discussion is Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave. For more information, please call Michele at 340-8561.

Location: West Regional Branch

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Paint Party Sudios: Two for Tuesdays Paint & Sip

Pick what you want to paint. BYOB. Art supplies and instruction provided. Advance reservations recommended. Two painters, two 16×20″ canvases, $30 (approximately 3 hours), or two 11×14″ canvases for $25 (approximately 2 hours).

Location: Paint Party Studios

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ART BLAST SUMMER ART CAMP at MMofA

Art Blast Summer Art Camp registration is now open! With classes for 4-7 year olds, 8-11 year olds and 12 and up, there is truly something for everyone in the wide variety of art offered throughout the summer. Ceramics, painting, and drawing in all styles inspire students to energize their creativity, while learning about elements of art and art history.  The camp will run from June 12th through July 28th.

Location: Mobile Museum of Art

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July Exhibitions at MAC

This month, MAC will feature "Inner Transcendence," a new watercolor series by Lisa Hancock, in the Danielle Juzan Gallery; automotive photography by Kathleen Cope in the Skinny Gallery; and animal paintings and prints by Eliza Coral in the Small Room. Meet the artists during ArtWalk on Friday, July 14 (6 - 9 PM). Exhibition open weekdays from 9 AM - 5 PM throughout July.

Location: Mobile Arts Council

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