What’s Happening 01/08 – 01/15

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014 in RunDown | No Comments

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NYE 2014 - Fuse Project - Mobile, AL
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1/8/14: Networking at the Chamber:
Mobile Chamber of Commerce: Networking@Noon is a bi-monthly event offering members 45 seconds to introduce themselves and their business. Following a brief presentation, introductions and lunch, attendees are invited to continue to network.The event is limited to Mobile Area Chamber members only, and one representative per company.

 1/9/14: Family Game Night:
Saraland Public LIbrary: For all ages; board games, card games and puzzles. The fun starts at 6 PM! Gather your kiddos and head to the public library!

 1/10/14: Opening: Cyrano de Bergerac:
Joe Jefferson Playhouse, 11 S. Carlen Street: This swashbuckling tale of adventure and romance is by Edmond Rostand and directed by Jim Faust. It promises to be one you’ll not want to miss!

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1/11/14: Black Jacket Symphony: The Beatles:
Mobile Civic Center:  Relive the ’60s with the Black Jacket Symphony as it presents “The Beatles Abbey Road.” Tickets range from $18 – $28. Get your tickets now!

 1/12/14: Dauphin Way United Methodist Church Centennial Celebration:
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church: This church will celebrate 100 years of ministry in the Mobile community on 1/12 at 0:30 a.m. with a special worship service. The service will include participation by former senior ministers, glorious music by all choirs, and sermon by Bishop B. Michael Watson.

 1/12/14: Mobile Jewish Film Festival:
Springhill Avenue Temple, 1769 Spring Hill Ave: The first film showing is Besa – The Promise. A guest speaker will include the film Producer Jason Williams. Viewing starts at 3 PM. On 1/14, the MJFF will show Suskind, a best feature film at the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival. A post film discussion led by Roy Hoffman will be held!

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1/12/14: First Light Marathon:
Atrium of Government Plaza, Downtown Mobile: Run for a cause beneath a canopy of oaks in the heart of downtown Mobile. The event consists of a full marathon, a half marathon, a five-person relay and a 1.2 mile fun run for both runners and walkers. Proceeds benefit L’Arche Mobile Foundation. Layer up!

1/13/14: Stella & Dot Circle of Success Training & Spring 2014 Collection Rally:
Pinzone’s Italian, Downtown Fairhope: Learn the top trends to help you look gorgeous this season! Get inspired by Spring style with the new collection of jewelry and accessories from Stella & Dot.  Meet Stylists in your area and learn more about fun, fashion and flexibility that comes with being a Stella & Dot Stylist! All guests receive a free jewelry gift for attending!

1/14/14: “Flight of the Butterflies”:
Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center, 65 Government St.: The beauty of the iconic monarch butterfly is coming to the big screen of the IMAX Dome. The film follows the impressive yearlong migration cycle of the monarch butterflies, from Canada, through the United States to remote 10,000-foot-high peaks in the Sierra Madre Mountains of Mexico, and back. You’ll not want to miss this!

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1/16/14: Cocktail Party & Benefit Performance of When the Saints Go Marching In:
Cockroach Hall, Mobile Theatre Guild:  This awesome play satirizing Mobile’s Mardi Gras madness benefits the South Alabama Volunteer Lawyers Program! A sneak preview: An Eastern Shore socialite absolutely mortified that her debutante daughter is dating a carwash magnate from Elba in the Wiregrass Country… Don’t miss it!

 Upcoming Event: 1/18: Panther Pride 5K and Panther Prowl Fun Run
Murphy High School:  Come out and support Murphy High School in running either a fun run or a certified 5k course through the neighborhoods surrounding Murphy High!

Upcoming Event: 1/28/14: 177th Annual Meeting of Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce:
Mobile Civic Center: The Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 177th Annual Meeting on Tuesday, January 28,2014 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the Mobile Civic Center. Member and potential members are welcome!

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