Family Calendar

Want to know what’s happening around town? You’re at the right place!  We love helping families find the perfect activities for getting out with each other and for connecting with our community.

May
25
Thu
Newcomers Club of Montgomery Monthly Luncheon
May 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

The Newcomers Club of Montgomery invites all women of the River Region to attend our monthly luncheon  at the Arrowhead Country Club. This month, put your creative ideas to work designing and constructing a new hat for our Mad Hatter’s Party. To make it more fun, we’ll all be voting on favorite hats in the following categories: Floral, Fruit, Whimsical and Theme, with a final vote for Best in Show. Join us for the light-hearted and fun competition! Cost is $18 and reservations must be made by noon Monday, May 22, to Jan Burdette.

ARTtalk at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts @ Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ARTtalk at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts @ Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

This unique program, designed for artists and art lovers alike, has been celebrating the work of Montgomery area artists for more than 25 years. Sign up for a new season of opportunities to view outstanding artwork and receive feedback about your own work. ARTtalk meets on select Thursday evenings in the Museum Library. Cost: $20 for Museum or Art Guild members; $35 for non-members. Register now and get an up-close look at artists, their work, and the creative process!

May
26
Fri
RXR Music Fest: Memorial Day Weekend — Through May 28
May 26 @ 6:00 pm

Nightly. Town Green at Russell Crossroads on Lake Martin. Friday bands include Airside and Lamont; Saturday bands Bank Walters and Raquel; Sunday bands Jordy Searcy and The Jonathan Bloom Band.

Friday Night Live Dance for 5th- and 6th-grade Students @ Doster Community Center
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday Night Live Dance for 5th- and 6th-grade Students @ Doster Community Center

$5 per child for students of Autauga County Schools. Every child must be on the school roster in order to attend. If you are interested in chaperoning, you must register by calling the office  the day before the dance. Children will not be allowed to leave until their parent or guardian arrives to pick them up.

Montgomery Symphony Jubilee Pops Concert
May 26 @ 7:00 pm
Montgomery Symphony Jubilee Pops Concert

Outdoor concert takes place at the Alabama Archives and History Building Lawn in downtown Montgomery. This is a FREE family friendly event sponsored by The J.K. Lowder Family Foundation.

May
27
Sat
Prattville/Autauga Farmers Market — Saturdays through September 16
May 27 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Prattville/Autauga Farmers Market  -- Saturdays through September 16

At the grove on Doster Road across from Gillespie Senior Center and Pratt Park. Featuring fruits and vegetables from local growers, fresh baked goods, honey, handmade soaps, music and a chef creating something tasty from products from the local growers.

Alabama Nature Center Weekends — Every Saturday @ Alabama Nature Center
May 27 @ 10:00 am
Alabama Nature Center Weekends -- Every Saturday @ Alabama Nature Center | Millbrook | Alabama | United States

Guests are encouraged to arrrive at 10 a.m. to enjoy the first of the day’s activities. Take a look around the the Discovery Hall, enjoy the movie specials in the theater, and explore the trails. Vending machines will provide snacks/drinks. Gift shop will be open.

Michael’s Kids Club
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Michael’s Kids Club

$2 per project. Supplies included. Ages 3 and up. Each session is 30 minutes. Parent or guardian must remain on premises. May 6 is Sprout Mother’s Day Frame; May 13 is Mother’s Day Cards; May 20 is Family Terrarium; and May 27 is Patriotic Cookies.

Civil Rights Walking Tours @ The Village Gallery
May 27 @ 1:30 pm
Civil Rights Walking Tours @ The Village Gallery | Montgomery | Alabama | United States

1:30 and 2:30 p.m. start times. Tours start from The Village Gallery. Come explore Montgomery’s history walking from different historical sties and engage in profound moments from slavery, the Civil War, and the Civil Rights Movement. This tour highlights pioneers and unsung heroes who contributed to a new era.
Cost: Adults – $10; 12 & under – $5; 4 & under FREE. Book your tour by calling.

AUM Offers Free Mandarin Classes — Every Saturday @ Auburn Montgomery
May 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
AUM Offers Free Mandarin Classes -- Every Saturday @ Auburn Montgomery

Auburn Montgomery’s Confucius Institute continues to offer free Mandarin classes to the community. To register, send the student’s name, age and contact information to ama@aum.edu.