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Valley Grande Fourth of July Extravaganza

All day

This year featuring music from Dallas County's own Charlie Argo! Complete with games and events that are fun for all ages. The day will end with a fireworks spectacular sponsored by the City of Valley Grande. 

VOTE: Municipal Election Day

All day

Have your voice heard. Be part of the process. Get to the polls and vote for your candidate for Mayor, City Council, and School Board. 

Diabetes Support Group Meeting

All day

Topic: “Developing a Winning Plan”

The support group is open to all who are living with diabetes, caregivers, family and friends.

For more information, contact the Dallas County Extension Office at 334-875-3200

Paint the Town Purple

All day

Join SABRA Sanctuary and help them paint Selma purple during the month of October to raise awareness and show hope in the battle to end domestic violence. Please wear purple attire and place a purple ribbon or bow on your door. 

Sav-A-Life Bass Tournament

All day

Participants have the exciting opportunity to choose from three different launch sites: Selma City Marina, Swift Creek, or Roland Cooper State Park. 1st place will win $3,000, 2nd $1,000, 3rd $500, 4th $300, and 5th $200. Blast off is at safe daylight and weigh-in is at 3pm. All entrants must weigh-in at Selma City Marina. For more information, contact Steve Craig (334)375-6208.

Fall Festival

All day

Vendors interested in booth space may contact 334-419-3271. Booths are $10. 

Event complete with games for kids and of course the hay ride!

Thanks to much hard work and innovative local leadership, organizers are thrilled to bring this event back after last year's hiatus.

One Way Bookstore Blowout Sale

All day

Friday November 4th OneWay will be open 7AM-5PM having an Inventory Blowout and Sidewalk Sale.

Many gift items that have been sitting on the shelves will be outside on display at up to 90% off regular retail price, and we will also have many many books for sale for $1-$2 

Saturday November 5th OneWay will be open 7AM-4PM and will be having the same Inventory Blowout / Sidewalk Sale but will also have items brought from home and will be having a yard sale on the premises in addition to the store sale.

One Way Bookstore Blowout Sale

All day

Friday November 4th OneWay will be open 7AM-5PM having an Inventory Blowout and Sidewalk Sale.

Many gift items that have been sitting on the shelves will be outside on display at up to 90% off regular retail price, and we will also have many many books for sale for $1-$2 

Saturday November 5th OneWay will be open 7AM-4PM and will be having the same Inventory Blowout / Sidewalk Sale but will also have items brought from home and will be having a yard sale on the premises in addition to the store sale.

West Dallas Antique Tractor, Car, Gas Engine & Craft Show

All day

For more information, check out their website: http://www.orrvilletractorshow.com/

 

Kingdom Convocation 2016

All day

The Season of Apostolic Release 

December 1-4

 

THURSDAY EVENING SERVICE – 7PM Apostle W. Channing Jackson, Speaker

FRIDAY EVENING SERVICE – 7PM Bishop Freddie B. Marshall, Speaker

SUNDAY WORSHIP CELEBRATION – 12PM Evangelist E. Lorraine Langham, Speaker

SUNDAY HIGH AND HOLY SERVICE–4PM Bishop Jacqueline D. McLemore, Speaker 

 

GREATER KINGDOM CITADEL 2902 NORTH BROAD STREET

KC2016-Flyer-1.pdf

Kingdom Convocation 2016

All day

The Season of Apostolic Release 

December 1-4

 

THURSDAY EVENING SERVICE – 7PM Apostle W. Channing Jackson, Speaker

FRIDAY EVENING SERVICE – 7PM Bishop Freddie B. Marshall, Speaker

SUNDAY WORSHIP CELEBRATION – 12PM Evangelist E. Lorraine Langham, Speaker

SUNDAY HIGH AND HOLY SERVICE–4PM Bishop Jacqueline D. McLemore, Speaker 

 

GREATER KINGDOM CITADEL 2902 NORTH BROAD STREET

KC2016-Flyer-1.pdf

Kingdom Convocation 2016

All day

The Season of Apostolic Release 

December 1-4

 

THURSDAY EVENING SERVICE – 7PM Apostle W. Channing Jackson, Speaker

FRIDAY EVENING SERVICE – 7PM Bishop Freddie B. Marshall, Speaker

SUNDAY WORSHIP CELEBRATION – 12PM Evangelist E. Lorraine Langham, Speaker

SUNDAY HIGH AND HOLY SERVICE–4PM Bishop Jacqueline D. McLemore, Speaker 

 

GREATER KINGDOM CITADEL 2902 NORTH BROAD STREET

KC2016-Flyer-1.pdf

Minter Homecoming Christmas Parade

All day

Details TBA. For more information, call Margaret Fails at (334) 875-7028

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Workforce Summit

All day

City of Selma MAyor Darrio Melton cordially invites all business leaders to attend. Please call to RSVP (334)874-2100

 

City of Selma and Partners Host Local Workforce Summit

Selma, AlabamaMayor Darrio Melton and the City of Selma are partnering with the Selma & Dallas County Economic Development Authority, the Selma and Dallas County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Information, the Selma Career Center, AL Department of Commerce (Made In Alabama), AIDT, Alabama Works, and the Dallas County Commission to host a seminar for Human Resource Directors, Small Business Owners, Educators, and Healthcare Professionals. The Summit will be on Friday, January 27, 2017 in the Community Room of the Dallas County Family Resource Center (formerly Alagasco).

This Summit will feature Information on new regional alignment for workforce development and corresponding new programs that can help businesses reduce employment costs and assist in developing a better-trained workforce (apprenticeship programs).

“This is an opportunity for rebranding the workforce climate in Selma while simultaneously engaging all economic development partners. Please let us know if you need any additional information,” said Mayor Darrio Melton, champion of this event.

 

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

The Art of Marriage

All day

Deadline to register is Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017.

For more information and to register, call (334)872-3456 or visit elkdale.org

$45/couple

Material, refreshments, and childcare provided 

The Art of Marriage

All day

Deadline to register is Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017.

For more information and to register, call (334)872-3456 or visit elkdale.org

$45/couple

Material, refreshments, and childcare provided 

Family Karate

All day

Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)

Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged) 

Scholarships available. 

Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult

Free uniforms/free month of trial classes

Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor

Call 334-455-0929

BBCF Arts Grant Workshop

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Black Belt Community Foundation announces 2017 Arts Grant Cycle

The BBCF seeks to support organizations like yours who engage citizens in the Black Belt region in the arts.  The 2017 Arts Grant Cycle will support projects addressing the arts in these categories: arts education programming, arts exposure programming and arts professional development.

The BBCF will offer funding in two ways:

  • Small grants pool with funding up to $3,000 will cover arts education programming, arts exposure programming and arts professional development.
  • Larger grants with funding up to $10,000 will cover arts education programming only. This grant category is for organizations who have received funding from BBCF and that have a proven track record of quality arts education programming.

The BBCF will be hosting six grant seeking workshops for the organizations who are interested in applying for a 2017 Arts Grant. Attendance at one of the workshops is mandatory in order to be considered for a 2017 Arts Grant. The Grant seeking workshops will be held at the following locations:

·         University of West Alabama, Livingston, Al. on Saturday, February 11th from 10 am to 12 pm

·         BBCF office in Selma on Wednesday, February 15th from 10 am to 12 pm

·         BBCF office in Selma on  Thursday, February 16th from 6 pm to 8 pm

·         Black Belt Treasures, Camden, Al on Friday, February 17th from 10 am to 12 pm

·         Tuskegee Human & Civil Rights Multicultural Center, Tuskegee, Al. on

            Saturday, February 18th from 2 pm to 4 pm

·         BBCF office in Selma on Saturday, February 25th from 10 am to 12 pm

Please contact Jo Taylor at 334-874-1126 or jtaylor@blackbeltfound,org for more information about the workshops and to register for one of them.    

The attached grant applications are for you to read, review and plan your grant.  Grant applications that are fillable PDF will be available after a representative from your organization has attended one of the grant seeking workshops.

Please remember the following as you begin developing your grant application:

·         Larger grants with funding up to $10,000 will cover arts education programming only. This grant category is for organizations who have received funding from BBCF and that have a proven track record of quality arts education programming.

·         Attendance at one of the Grant Seeking Workshops is mandatory in order to be considered for a 2017 Arts Grant.

 

These grants are made possible by the generous support of The Alabama State Council on the Arts  

 

Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns and I look forward to meeting all of you at one of the Grant Seeking Workshops.

 

Jo

 

Jo Taylor

Program Manager for the Arts

Black Belt Community Foundation

Website: www.blackbeltfound.org

Office: (334)874-1126

Fax: (334)874-1131

Email:

            

 

Women's Heart Health Luncheon

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Women’s Heart Health Luncheon

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

12:00 pm

MOB Classroom

with Jody Allyn, CRNP

RSVP by February 13, 2017 to

or

334-418-4122

New Possibilities Youth Center After School Program

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 3:30 pm

New Possibilities Youth Center After School Program

Monday through Thursday

Grades 6,7, & 8

3:30 pm-6:00 pm

  • Tutoring
  • Computers
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career Club

Sister Kathy, Director 334-872-2359

Patrick Evans: Coordinator

Registration: Monday, August 15, 2016 3-6pm at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Sponsored by the Edmundite Missions 

 

BBCF Arts Grant Workshop

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Black Belt Community Foundation announces 2017 Arts Grant Cycle

The BBCF seeks to support organizations like yours who engage citizens in the Black Belt region in the arts.  The 2017 Arts Grant Cycle will support projects addressing the arts in these categories: arts education programming, arts exposure programming and arts professional development.

The BBCF will offer funding in two ways:

  • Small grants pool with funding up to $3,000 will cover arts education programming, arts exposure programming and arts professional development.
  • Larger grants with funding up to $10,000 will cover arts education programming only. This grant category is for organizations who have received funding from BBCF and that have a proven track record of quality arts education programming.

The BBCF will be hosting six grant seeking workshops for the organizations who are interested in applying for a 2017 Arts Grant. Attendance at one of the workshops is mandatory in order to be considered for a 2017 Arts Grant. The Grant seeking workshops will be held at the following locations:

·         University of West Alabama, Livingston, Al. on Saturday, February 11th from 10 am to 12 pm

·         BBCF office in Selma on Wednesday, February 15th from 10 am to 12 pm

·         BBCF office in Selma on  Thursday, February 16th from 6 pm to 8 pm

·         Black Belt Treasures, Camden, Al on Friday, February 17th from 10 am to 12 pm

·         Tuskegee Human & Civil Rights Multicultural Center, Tuskegee, Al. on

            Saturday, February 18th from 2 pm to 4 pm

·         BBCF office in Selma on Saturday, February 25th from 10 am to 12 pm

Please contact Jo Taylor at 334-874-1126 or jtaylor@blackbeltfound,org for more information about the workshops and to register for one of them.    

The attached grant applications are for you to read, review and plan your grant.  Grant applications that are fillable PDF will be available after a representative from your organization has attended one of the grant seeking workshops.

Please remember the following as you begin developing your grant application:

·         Larger grants with funding up to $10,000 will cover arts education programming only. This grant category is for organizations who have received funding from BBCF and that have a proven track record of quality arts education programming.

·         Attendance at one of the Grant Seeking Workshops is mandatory in order to be considered for a 2017 Arts Grant.

 

These grants are made possible by the generous support of The Alabama State Council on the Arts  

 

Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns and I look forward to meeting all of you at one of the Grant Seeking Workshops.

 

Jo

 

Jo Taylor

Program Manager for the Arts

Black Belt Community Foundation

Website: www.blackbeltfound.org

Office: (334)874-1126

Fax: (334)874-1131

Email: