Calendar Events

JUNE 2019

BALDWIN

June 8 – FOLEY

Road Scholar presentation, Way Down in Alabam: Finding Old-Time Fiddlers & Their Tunes, by Joyce Cauthen.  10:00am.  Foley Public Library, 319 East Laurel Avenue, Foley, AL  36535. For more information, contact Auriette Lindsey / 850.417.6492.

DEKALB

June 5-25 – FORT PAYNE

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit.  Hunt Reception Hall, 510 Gault Avenue North, Fort Payne, AL 35967.  For more information, contact Maurey Roberts / 256.996.1635.

June 19-22 – FORT PAYNE

Alabama Community Scholars Institute at Little River Canyon Center. Grant to Alabama Folklife Association. For more information, contact Mary Allison Haynie / alabamafolklife@att.net.

JACKSON

June 1-30 – SCOTTSBORO

Wade Hall Traveling Postcard Buildings Exhibit at the Scottsboro Public Library. Grant to Troy University Libraries. For more information, contact Ruth Elder / 334.670.3874.

JEFFERSON

June 5-26 – BIRMINGHAM

June Book+Film Club series at Desert Island Supply Company. Grant to Alabama Moving Image Association. For more information, contact Catherine Wright / 205.324.0888.

June 10 – LEEDS

Road Scholar presentation, The Rise and Fall of Atticus Finch, by Dr. Christopher Metress.  11:00am.  Leeds Jane Culbreth Library, 8104 Parkway Drive, Leeds, AL 35094.  For more information, contact Ginny Edwards / 205.699.5962.

June 13 – HOMEWOOD

Road Scholar presentation, The Great War in the Heart of Dixie: Alabama in World War I, by Dr. Marty Oliff.  1:00pm.  Homewood Public Library, Round Auditorium, 1721 Oxmoor Road, Homewood, AL 35209.  For more information, contact Leslie West / 205.332.6620

June 27 & 28 – BIRMINGHAM

Partnership Workshop between Cultural Institutions and Special Education Teachers at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Grant to Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark. For more information, contact Ty Malugani / Tyler.Malugani@birminghamal.gov.

MACON

Through July 30 – TUSKEGEE

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit.  George Washington Carver Museum, Campus Road, Tuskegee, AL  36088.  For more information, contact Shirley Baxter / 334.727.3200.

MADISON

June 2-July 12 – HUNTSVILLE

Wade Hall Traveling Postcard Streets Exhibit at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library. Grant to Troy University Libraries. For more information, contact Ruth Elder / 334.670.3874.

PIKE

June 10-21 – BRUNDIDGE

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit.  Pike County High School, 552 South Main Street, Brundidge, AL  36010.  For more information, contact Britt Thomas / 334.268.0870.

MONTGOMERY

Through July 18 – MONTGOMERY

Alabama Justice: The Cases and Faces that Changed a Nation traveling exhibit at the Heflin-Torbert Judicial Building. Grant to Auburn University Department of Political Science. For more information, contact Blake Denton / blake.denton@bicentennial.alabama.gov.

June 18 & 19 – MONTGOMERY

SUPER Teacher Institute, Reflecting on Our Justice System. June 18, 4:00pm – 9:00pm; June 19, 8:00am – 3:00pm.  1200 Hilmar Court, Montgomery, Ala. 36117.  For more information, contact Melanie Bouyer / 205.558.3999.

June 20 – MONTGOMERY
“Food for Thought” lecture series w/Brian Odom – Alabama and the Moon Landing — at the Alabama Department of Archives and History. Grant to the Friends of the Alabama Archives. For more information, contact Georgia Ann Hudson /334.353.3312.

Through July 18 – MONTGOMERY
Alabama Justice: The Cases and Faces that Changed a Nation traveling exhibit at the Heflin-Torbert Judicial Building. Grant to Auburn University Department of Political Science. For more information, contact Blake Denton / blake.denton@bicentennial.alabama.gov.

SHELBY

June 9 – OAK MOUNTAIN

Road Scholar presentation, Alabama: From Territory to State, by Mike Bunn.  North Shelby Library, 5521 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, AL 35242.  For more information, contact Michelyn Reid / 205.439.5510.

June 27 – COLUMBIANA

Road Scholar presentation, Way Down in Alabam: Finding Old-Time Fiddlers & Their Tunes, by Joyce Cauthen.  5:30pm.  Columbiana Public Library, 50 Lester Street, Columbiana, AL 35051. For more information, contact Shelia Gallups / 205.669.5812.

OUT OF STATE

June 9-13 – College Park, MD

NATIONAL HISTORY DAY. On campus of University of Maryland.  For more information about Alabama students attending National History Day, contact Jerald Crook / 205.558.3996.