Calendar Events

JANUARY 2020

BALDWIN

January 28 – GULF SHORES

Road Scholar presentation — Through the Back Door: The Music That Bridged the Bayou – by Dolores Hydock.  11:00am.  Gulf Shores Cultural Center, 19470 Oak Road West, Gulf Shores, AL 36542.  For more information, call 251.968.1176.

Through January 30 – GULF SHORES

Wade Hall Traveling Postcard Tourism Exhibit at the Gulf Shores Museum. 244 W 19th Avenue, Gulf Shores, AL 36542. Grant to Troy University Libraries. Click here for more information.

ETOWAH

January 6 – GADSDEN

Teaching with Stories: Holocaust Education Series Workshop at the University of Alabama Gadsden Center, Room 108, 121 North 1st Street, Gadsden, AL  35901. 8:00am – 3:00pm. Grant to the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center. For more information, call 205.795.4176.

MOBILE

January 11 – MOBILE

Road Scholar presentation — Rock in a Weary Land: The Black Church in the 19th Century – by Richard Bailey.  2:00pm. Ben May Main Library, 701 Government Street, Mobile, AL 36602.  For more, call 251.340.1458.

MONTGOMERY

January 16 – MONTGOMERY

“Food for Thought” lecture series w/ Daniel Dupre, ALABAMA’S SHIFTING FRONTIER: CREEK AND ANGLO-AMERICAN CONFLICT12:00pm.  Farley Auditorium, Alabama Department of Archives and History, 624 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36130. Grant to the Friends of the Alabama Archives. For more information, contact Georgia Ann Hudson /334.353.3312.

Through January 31 – MONTGOMERY

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit.  Alabama State Capitol, 600 Dexter Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36130.  For more, contact Laura Anderson / 205.558.3992.

RUSSELL

January 13 – PHENIX CITY

Teaching with Stories: Holocaust Education Series Workshop at Troy University Phenix City, Riverfront Campus Building, Room 213, 1510 Whitewater Avenue, Phenix City, AL 36867. 8:00am – 3:00pm. Grant to the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center.  For more, call 205.795.4176.

SHELBY

January 9 – HELENA

Road Scholar presentation — Music of the Mines, Mills, and Railroads of the Birmingham District – by Karen Utz. 6:00pm.  Jane B. Holmes Public Library, 230 Tucker Road, Helena, AL 35080.  For more information, call 205.664.8308.

** STATEWIDE **

January 9 – via ZOOM

Alabama History Day Teacher Training Webinar. 6:00pm. Get an overview of History Day, tips on historical research in the middle and high school classroom, exposure to resources, and opportunity to chat with a veteran National History Day teacher and State Coordinator. To register for the webinar click the following link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UX2UrEmgSbqUysAbx4yveg.  For more information, contact Jerald Crook / 205.558.3996.

ONGOING

MONTGOMERY

Through January 31 – MONTGOMERY

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit. Alabama Public Television (APTV), 1255 Madison Avenue, Montgomery, AL  36107. For more information, contact Mary Davis / 334.694.5875.

Through 2020 – MONTGOMERY

2019 Food for Thought Series. Grant to Alabama Department of Archives and History. For more, contact Georgia Ann Hudson / 334.353.3312.