Friday, April 27, 2012

Weekend Activities 4/28/12

Saturday 4/28/12


8am-Noon Master Gardener Plant Sale (Prattvillage Garden-Prattville)
Plants of all types (annuals, perennials, herbs, roses, shrubs, and trees) will be sold. Other garden related items will also be available for purchase. Since most of the plants are potted and grown by local Master Gardeners, exactly which plants will be available will be unknown until the day of the sale.
Free pH soil testing will be available. One-half cup of soil is needed for the free testing. For a more comprehensive soil testing by Auburn University (AU), free containers with instructions will be available. There is a $7 processing fee for the AU testing.
For more info see the event page.
10 am Saturday Walking Tours
Some 25 towns across the state are offering free guided walking tours each Saturday morning in April. Each tour begins at 10 a.m. and is approximately one hour long. Community leaders will escort you through the historic districts or courthouse square areas of their hometowns, sharing their personal remembrances and some tall tales from the old days.
In Montgomery the starting location is the Montgomery Area Visitor center in Union Station, in Wetumpka the starting location is Chamber Of Commerce, in Prattville the starting location is Autauga County Heritage Center.

10 am Lowe's Build and Grow Clinic-Terrarium
FYI: I just tried to sign up (late-whoops) and the Montgomery store was full, but Wetumpka and Prattville were still available.


1-5 pm Bark In The Park (Cooter's Pond Park-Prattville)
Prizes for Best Costume, Pet/owner Look Alike, Sm...allest Dog & Largest Dog (depending on what donations are received prior to the event) Visit Local Vets, Pet Product Vendors, Pet Stores, Dog Exhibitions & Concessions! Door Prizes! Bake Sale, Many children's activities, Onsite adoption team with animals looking for forever homes! Concessions will be sold. Call 334-361-3640 for more information.

Sunday 4/29/12

1-2 pm Sundays at 1 (Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts)
Free Docent-led tours of the museum every Sunday at 1pm


2-4 pm Jazz Jams (Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts)
Enjoy the Museum and a little Jazz on a Sunday afternoon. Dessert, coffee and wine will be available for purchase. There is no charge to attend this event, but seating is limited. This event is partnered with Alabama Roots Music Society.     

4 pm Cloverdale Idlewild Association Spring Concert Series
Every Sunday afternoon beginning April 1st at Cloverdale “Bottom” Park's gazebo, at Cloverdale Rd and Ponce de Leon (From the “5-Points” intersection near the Capri, go south one block.) Bring your chairs or blankets (or both), coolers and snacks. Plan to sit under the beautiful oak trees in the park and enjoy the free music. Looney's Super Skate will again be providing inflatables for the youngsters and Pine Bar will be providing restroom facilities for all.
More info including a schedule of artists can be found on their Facebook page.


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