Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Local Grocery Deals July 27-August 2, 2016

Here are a few good deals at local grocery stores in the river region this week! For the entire sales ad or to find store locations, click the links below.



AG Store: 
Fresh Fryer Thighs Family Pack 2 lbs for $1.00
Boneless Chuck Roast $3.49/lb
Sugar Dale Shank Portion Ham $1.29/lb
Boneless Pork Chops $1.79/lb
White or Red Seedless Grapes $1.99/lb
Fresh Green Bell Pepper 2 for $1.00
Fresh Tomatoes $0.99/lb

Renfroe's Foodland/SuperFoods
Boneless Chuck Roast $3.29/lb
Food Club Sugar 4 lb $1.50
Lucks Beans or Peas 2 for $1.00
Chicken Leg Quarters 10 lb bag $4.99
Green Cabbage $0.44/lb
Seedless Grapes $1.68/lb
Mangoes $0.88
Bama Mayonnaise $2.48

Cashsaver: 
Famly Pack Ground Chuck $2.19/lb
Boneless Skinless Fryer Breast $1.78/lb
Wrights 24 oz Sliced Bacon $5.99
Best Choice Cheese 6-8 oz chunk, shred $1.57
California Peaches $0.99/lb
Red or Black Plums $1.17/lb
Red Delicious Apples $0.99/lb
Tomatoes $0.87/lb
Medium Yellow Onions  3lb bag $1.47
Baking Potatoes $0.55/lb
All Purpose Potatoes 20 lb bag $4.99

Capitol Market (prices good July 27-Aug 9)
Ribeye Steak Family Pack $4.99/lb
Beef Stew Meat Family Pack $2.99/lb
Split Fryer Breast Family Pack $1.39/lb
Chicken Drumsticks 40 lb bag $22.99
Lee Bacon 10 lb box $26.99
Chicken Leg Quarters 10 lb box $4.99
Shank or Butt Portion Ham $0.99/lb
Green Cabbage $0.49/lb
Watermelons $4.99
Red Bell Pepper $1.99/lb
Idaho Potatoes 5lb bag $1.79

Food Outlet
Boneless Pork Chops $1.76/lb
Cube Steak 2.98/lb
Cucumber $0.35each
Ground Beef $1.86/lb
Shurfine Medium Eggs Dozen $0.44
Shurfine Sandwich Bread $0.64




Friday, July 22, 2016

Upcoming Events This Weekend/Week


For story times and summer reading program events at a library near you click these links:
Wetumpka Library:
Autauga County Library:
Check here for library programs for July at Montgomery City County Public Library locations. They will have a Back To School Bootcamp July 11-29. More info and registration forms can be found here.

Free kids activities, photo, bb shooting range, casting challenge, catch and release pond, and more! See the link for schedule of events.
Free workshops. Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
Receive a FREE lanyard* and earn a FREE pin* for every workshop you complete. *Pins and lanyards available while supplies last. Styles may vary. Recommended for ages 8-12. Workshops and events are subject to change.

Saturday 7/23/16
9 am-4 pm Alabama Nature Center Saturday Event-Archery (admission charged)

10 am Lowe's Build and Grow Thor 

5-7 pm Family Fun Night at Eastdale Mall-Pzaz Painting Party
Painting Party
Sponsored by P'zazz Art Studio
(Space is limited-RESERVATION REQUIRED. Call 334-277-7380.)

Monday 7/25/16
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Big Hero 6. Movie starts at dusk.

Tuesday 7/26/16
10 am Carmike Cinemas Summer Kids Series

11 am-Noon Naturalist Led Hike at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged) 

6-8 pm Chick-fil-A at Eastchase Kids Night
Painting Birdhouses. 

07 pm Creekwalk Concerts Series  Free 
At the Creekwalk behind City Hall in downtown Prattville

Wednesday 7/27/16
10 am & 1 pm Capri Theatre Childrens Matinee
All seats $1. 
 
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Thursday 7/28/16
10 am & 1 pm Capri Theatre Childrens Matinee
All seats $1.
 
Fried Green Tomatoes

Friday 7/29/16

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Local Grocery Deals July 13-19

Here are some good deals available this week at local grocery stores in the river region. For the full ad or store locations click the links below. 



AG Stores:
Pork Chops $1.29/lb
Hormel Riblets 10 lb box $9.99
USDA Fresh Ground Beef Family Pack $1.79/lb
Fresh Fryer Breasts $1.39/lb
Bone in Chuck Roast $2.89/lb
Baking Potatoes 5lb bag $1.5
Cabbage $0.44/lb
Cantaloupe $2.00
Strawberries 1lb $2.00

Renfroe's Foodland: 
Quarter Loin Pork Chops $1.68/lb
Chicken Thighs or Drumsticks $0.99/lb
Ground Round $3.49/lb
Seedless grapes $1.98/lb
Freshland Large Dozen Eggs $1.25
Russet Potatoes 8 lb bag $2.28
Vine Ripe Tomatoes $0.88/lb
Food Club Butter 1lb $2.98

Three Day Sale July 15-17
New York Strip $6.49/lb
Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast $1.88/lb
Seedless Grapes $1.79/lb
Bananas $0.38/lb
Food Club Mustard 8 oz 3 for $1.00
Sauers Mayonnaise $1.98
Green Cabbage $0.38/lb
Food Club Soft Drinks 2l $0.59
Oscar Mayer Weiners 1lb $1.25
Blue Bell Ice Cream 1/2 gallon or 12 pack cups 2 for $10.00

Vowell's Marketplace Cashsaver: 
Family Pack Ground Beef $1.78/lb
Gwaltney Hot Dogs 1lb $0.77
Fresh Fryer Leg Quarters 10 lb bag $0.39/lb
Kellogg's Cereals Select Varieties $1.88
Kraft Cheese 6-8 oz select varieties $1.75
Birds Eye Vegetables 10-16 oz select varieties $0.88 
Green Cabbage $0.37/lb
Russet Potatoes 10 lb bag $2.27
Kiwi Fruit 4 for $1.00


Food Outlet Grocery:
Ground Beef $1.86/lb
Pork Chops $1.24/lb
Leg Quarters 10 lb bag $3.90
Cabbage $0.38/lb
Roma Tomatoes $0.84/lb

Piggly Wiggly/Mega Meats: 













Friday, July 1, 2016

Local Grocery Deals June 29-July 5

Here are a few deals this week at local grocery stores. For store locations or to view the complete ad, click the links below.



USDA Fresh Ground Beef Family Pack $1.89/lb
Loinend Pork Chop Family Pack $1.29/lb
Country Style Ribs Family Pack $1.69/lb
Fresh Ripe Tomatoes $0.89/lb
Baking Potatoes 5lb bag $1.50
Shur Fine Hamburger and Hot Dog Buns $0.99

Boston Butt Pork Butts $1.48/lb
Fresh Ground Beef $1.99/lb
Seedless Watermelon $3.98
Vine Ripe Tomatoes $0.99/lb
Sweet Fresh Berries $1.98
Vidalia Onions $0.78/lb
Luvs Diapers 21-48 ct $6.88

Family Pack Ground Beef $1.77/lb
Boston Butt Pork Roast $1.37/lb
Boneless Ribeye Steak $8.97/lb
Whole Seeded Watermelons $3.99
Cherries $2.17/lb
Southern Peaches $0.89/lb
Pineapples $1.35
All Purpose Potatoes 5 lb bag $1.50
Sweet White Onions 2lb bag $1.39


Tbone Steaks $3.99/lb
Chicken Leg Quarters 10 lb bag $4.29
Large Seeded Watermelons $3.99
Fresh Whole Fryers $0.99/lb
Drumsticks 10 lb $6.99


Spare Ribs $1.86/lb
Ball Park Franks $1.15
Leg Quarters 10 lb $4.40
Seeded Watermelons $3.75
Shurfine Medium Eggs $0.98

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Calendar: July 2016

If you know of an event I should add to the list, please leave a comment here or on the River Region Family Facebook page! Have fun  exploring Montgomery with your family! As always, I recommend that you follow the links for more information and call ahead to confirm. Event information often changes!



For story times and summer reading program events at a library near you click these links:
Wetumpka Library:
Autauga County Library:
Check here for library programs for July at Montgomery City County Public Library locations. They will have a Back To School Bootcamp July 11-29. More info and registration forms can be found here.

Free kids activities, photo, bb shooting range, casting challenge, catch and release pond, and more! See the link for schedule of events.
Free workshops. Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
Receive a FREE lanyard* and earn a FREE pin* for every workshop you complete. *Pins and lanyards available while supplies last. Styles may vary. Recommended for ages 8-12. Workshops and events are subject to change.


Thursday 6/30/16
Admissions is only $4.00 + tax. Includes - 16oz drink and 46 oz. popcorn with every ticket.
Seating is first come, first serve with doors opening at 9:30am.  

$6.50 for ages 5 and up.

5-8 pm Sounds of Summer Near Gap at Eastchase. Free

Friday 7/1/16


Saturday 7/2/16


Fun activities, free pinwheel, prizes.

7-8:30 pm Patriotic Concert Pratt Park Amphitheatre FREE

Sunday 7/3/16
1-2 pm First Sundays at Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Learn more about artwork in the Museum in these FREE docent-led tours, held the FIRST Sunday of each month at 1P.M.


Monday 7/4/16
9 -10 am Independence Day Parade Prattville
The parade will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Autauga County Courthouse and will end at Stanley-Jensen Stadium. The community is encourage to participate in this free parade.

10 am-2 pm Lions Club BBQ, Arts and Crafts/Cardboard Boat Races Pratt Park
Children’s area, arts and crafts, bbq to purchase. The boat races begin at 10:00am, with the teams creating their competition boats out of cardboard, pool noodles and duct tape. Trophies awarded. Two people, no more or less must race on the boats. New rules this year so you must pre-register. Fee: $5 per boat. Call (334) 595-0800 for more info. SWIMMING POOL Independence Day Special: $2.00 per person. 1-3pm

5 pm Picnic on the River Riverfront Park FREE
Live music, food vendors, children’s activities, fireworks

The annual fireworks presentation will be held at Stanley-Jensen Stadium. Gates open at 6pm with a concert by the band “Creativity.” Fireworks begin at dark. The admission to this spectacular event is FREE and the public is encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. NO pets or bottles are allowed.

Live music, children’s activities, Fireworks at 9. Goldstar Park.




Tuesday 7/5/16


Wednesday 7/6/16
10:30-11 & 11-11:30 Tales for Tots at Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
This FREE monthly program introduces preschoolers to the Museum through storybooks and simple craft activities that relate to different works of art in the Museum’s galleries each meeting. Two sessions are offered each month to accommodate a maximum of 25 participants/session.

3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Thursday 7/7/16
6 pm Alabama In The Movies Summer Film Festival at Alabama Archive FREE
Forrest Gump

Friday 7/8/16

Saturday 7/9/16

Register online for this free event.

2-9 pm Second Saturday Riverfront Park



Sunday 7/10/16
2 pm Landmarks Foundation Discovery Sunday-A Photographic Journey through Montgomery’s Past, Meet at the Winter Loeb Building, 105 Tallapoosa. Discovery Sundays will meet one Sunday a month at 2 pm, and the program will vary from presentations at Old Alabama Town to field trips around Montgomery. Free to the public.


Monday 7/11/16
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

7 pm Movie Mondays at Riverfront Park (Inside Out) FREE
Movie begins at dusk.

Tuesday 7/12/16

Wednesday 7/13/16
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Thursday 7/14/16
6 pm Alabama In The Movies Summer Film Festival at Alabama Archive FREE
Big Fish

Friday 7/15/16

Saturday 7/16/16


5-7 pm Family Fun Night at Eastdale Mall-Chuck E Cheese Party


Monday 7/18/16
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Lego Movie

Tuesday 7/19/16

Wednesday 7/20/16
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Thursday 7/21/16
Swing by and hum a few bars or just sit back and enjoy the traditional musical stylings of the Shape Note Singers! Loeb Reception Center, 301 Columbus Street

6 pm Alabama In The Movies Summer Film Festival at Alabama Archive FREE
Tom and Huck

Friday 7/22/16

Saturday 7/23/16
9 am-4 pm Alabama Nature Center Saturday Event-Archery (admission charged)

10 am Lowe's Build and Grow Thor 

5-7 pm Family Fun Night at Eastdale Mall-Pzaz Painting Party
Painting Party
Sponsored by P'zazz Art Studio
(Space is limited-RESERVATION REQUIRED. Call 334-277-7380.)

Monday 7/25/16
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Big Hero 6. Movie starts at dusk.

Tuesday 7/26/16
At the Creekwalk behind City Hall in downtown Prattville

Wednesday 7/27/16
10 am & 1 pm Capri Theatre Childrens Matinee
All seats $1. 
 
3:30-4 pm Creature Feature at Alabama Nature Center (admission charged)

Thursday 7/28/16
10 am & 1 pm Capri Theatre Childrens Matinee
All seats $1.

6 pm Alabama In The Movies Summer Film Festival at Alabama Archive FREE
Fried Green Tomatoes

Friday 7/29/16

Saturday 7/30/16
9 am-4 pm Alabama Nature Center Saturday Event-Animal Track Casting (admission charged) 

9 am-1 pm Community Health Fair  and School Supply Giveaway at Health Services Inc-River Region Healthy 1845 Cherry St. Montgomery AL 36107
Give-aways, zumba, health screenings, food and more! 

With Jesse Muse, Shelby Brown and Jake Curley

Sunday 7/31/16
7:30 Stars on the Riverfront Alabama Dance Theatre FREE
The Summer Dance Seminar culminates with two FREE performances of “Stars on the Riverfront” that will feature a unique array of classical and contemporary works. Performances are Sunday, July 31st and Monday, August 1st at 7:30 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater. For more information call 334-241-2590.

Monday 8/1/16
7:30 Stars on the Riverfront Alabama Dance Theatre FREE
The Summer Dance Seminar culminates with two FREE performances of “Stars on the Riverfront” that will feature a unique array of classical and contemporary works. Performances are Sunday, July 31st and Monday, August 1st at 7:30 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater. For more information call 334-241-2590.

Disclaimer: We do our best at River Region Family to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. We do our best to confirm details before they are posted here. Sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go. River Region Family is in no way responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities recommended on this site.