What's Happening

See what's happening in Selma and Dallas County.

  • Terminator Exterminating
  • Cornerstone Realty
  • Legacy Properties
  • Pinebelt Wireless
  • Frazer Group
  • Town Country Real Estate
  • St Pauls Episcopal Selma
  • First Cahawba Bank
  • NexteraEnergy Logo

Month Flat Week Day

Fri. 1 Jul, 2016

Alzheimer's Outreach Contest

Fri. 1 Jul, 2016 12:00 am - Sat. 2 Jul, 2016 12:00 am
Alzheimer's Outreach is holding a contest for Regions Bank employees that give out the most Collegiate Minting key chains, accepting a minimum of a $15.00 donation for each, will be deemed the winner. The donations will fund transmitter bracelets for the Project Lifesaver Program, an organization dedicated to searching for demented individuals and is in the process of being available in every Alabama County. For more information about the contest visit alzheimersoutreach.com or call 334-419-3610.

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Fri. 1 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

A White Linen Opening

Fri. 1 Jul, 2016 7:30 pm

Live entertainment. Food. Drinks. Wear ALL-WHITE attire! You must wear white to enter. For all general questions contact: Shebra Kidd at 334-874-2169 or Pauline Williams 334-874-2109.

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Mon. 4 Jul, 2016

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Mon. 4 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

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. 

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Mon. 4 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Fourth of July Fireworks and Laser Show

Mon. 4 Jul, 2016 8:30 pm

The City of Selma presents the Fourth of July Fireworks & Laser Show at Memorial Park. Come join us at 8:30PM. Come early to enjoy music! After the fireworks show please join us for a night of Blues & R&B featuring "The Mighty Ralph" at the St. James Hotel from 8:30PM - 12:00AM. For more information call 334-874-2101.

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Tue. 5 Jul, 2016

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Tue. 5 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

Siren Testing

Tue. 5 Jul, 2016 10:00 am - 10:15 am

Dallas County EMA sounds the tornado sirens the first Tuesday of the month at 10:00AM.

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Tue. 5 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Wed. 6 Jul, 2016

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Wed. 6 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Wed. 6 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Thu. 7 Jul, 2016

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Thu. 7 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Thu. 7 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Fri. 8 Jul, 2016

Alzheimer's Outreach Contest

Fri. 8 Jul, 2016 12:00 am - Sat. 9 Jul, 2016 12:00 am
Alzheimer's Outreach is holding a contest for Regions Bank employees that give out the most Collegiate Minting key chains, accepting a minimum of a $15.00 donation for each, will be deemed the winner. The donations will fund transmitter bracelets for the Project Lifesaver Program, an organization dedicated to searching for demented individuals and is in the process of being available in every Alabama County. For more information about the contest visit alzheimersoutreach.com or call 334-419-3610.

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Fri. 8 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Sat. 9 Jul, 2016

Candidates Forum

Sat. 9 Jul, 2016 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

"The Coalition of Concerned Families (CCF) will host its usual candidates forum on Saturday, July 9, at The Pickard Auditorium.

 

 

The forum will cover two sessions:

 

Mayors and Presidents:

9:30 am - 11:30 am

 

Wards 1, 3 and 7 (the open-seat wards):

 

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

 

...

 

Please feel free to contact me with questions after 3:00 pm at 334-505-7493.

 

 

Jasmine Pritchett

President

Coalition of Concerned Families"

MJ90 Family Fun Day

Sat. 9 Jul, 2016 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Featuring Michael Johnson of the Cincinnati Bengals

Admission: A non-Perishable Food Item

Face Painting, Zumba, Water Games, Music , Food , Prizes and Much More

 

Sponsored by WCCS, Kona Ice, Sarrell Dental and Hardee's

For more information contact Thomasine Johnson 334-419-3544

 

MJ90 Family Fun Day

 

Selma-Dallas County Presents Male Chorus Showcase

Sat. 9 Jul, 2016 3:00 pm

Saturday, July 9, 2016

3;00 pm

Phoenix Park

Performances by Area Male Choruses

All make choruses are invited

FREE ADMISSION

For more information contact Samuel Randolph 334-349-2004

Mon. 11 Jul, 2016

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Mon. 11 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Mon. 11 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

Kingian Nonviolence Train the Trainer Summer Institute

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016 9:00 am - Sat. 16 Jul, 2016 11:00 am

Featuring Dr. Bernard Lafayette & Others

For more information, contact:

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Wed. 13 Jul, 2016

Kingian Nonviolence Train the Trainer Summer Institute

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016 9:00 am - Sat. 16 Jul, 2016 11:00 am

Featuring Dr. Bernard Lafayette & Others

For more information, contact:

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Wed. 13 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Wed. 13 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Thu. 14 Jul, 2016

Kingian Nonviolence Train the Trainer Summer Institute

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016 9:00 am - Sat. 16 Jul, 2016 11:00 am

Featuring Dr. Bernard Lafayette & Others

For more information, contact:

Edmundite Missions Free Summer Program

Thu. 14 Jul, 2016 8:00 am

From 8am-1pm across from Bosco Nutrition at 1108 Griffin Avenue

Program will include 

  • Banking/Finance
  • Computers
  • Arts/Crafts
  • Games
  • Leadership
  • College/Career
  • Sports

For more information call Sister Kathy at 334-455-0929

 

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Thu. 14 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Fri. 15 Jul, 2016

Kingian Nonviolence Train the Trainer Summer Institute

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016 9:00 am - Sat. 16 Jul, 2016 11:00 am

Featuring Dr. Bernard Lafayette & Others

For more information, contact:

Alzheimer's Outreach Contest

Fri. 15 Jul, 2016 12:00 am - Sat. 16 Jul, 2016 12:00 am
Alzheimer's Outreach is holding a contest for Regions Bank employees that give out the most Collegiate Minting key chains, accepting a minimum of a $15.00 donation for each, will be deemed the winner. The donations will fund transmitter bracelets for the Project Lifesaver Program, an organization dedicated to searching for demented individuals and is in the process of being available in every Alabama County. For more information about the contest visit alzheimersoutreach.com or call 334-419-3610.

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Fri. 15 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

SouthernSeed Boutique Ribbon-Cutting and Grand Opening

Fri. 15 Jul, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us as we host a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for one of Selma's newest retailers! 

Sat. 16 Jul, 2016

Kingian Nonviolence Train the Trainer Summer Institute

Tue. 12 Jul, 2016 9:00 am - Sat. 16 Jul, 2016 11:00 am

Featuring Dr. Bernard Lafayette & Others

For more information, contact:

Mon. 18 Jul, 2016

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Mon. 18 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Stopping Violence in Selma Discussion-Workshop

Mon. 18 Jul, 2016 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Hosted by Selma Avenue Church of Christ

Featuring Russell Bates of Simpson Street Church of Christ in Atlanta, GA

Topics:

  • U.S. Constitution
  • Law
  • Law Enforcement

Tue. 19 Jul, 2016

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Tue. 19 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Wed. 20 Jul, 2016

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Wed. 20 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Open House-Essence of a Therapeutic Touch

Wed. 20 Jul, 2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Essence of a Therapeutic Touch Open House

Thu. 21 Jul, 2016

Sears Ribbon Cutting & Grand Re-Opening

Thu. 21 Jul, 2016 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Sears Ribbon Cutting and Reopening

Sensational Selma Summer at the Library

Thu. 21 Jul, 2016 10:00 am

Held during June and July 

Some programs have limited seating and age recommendations.

Teen Talk is for ages 13-18-Come early and get your ticket for all limited seating events-Group leaaders must reserve for over 10 children-Programs end on Thursday, July 21, 2016. www.selmalibrary.org Sensational Selma Summer

 

Old Cahawba Public Archaeology Days

Thu. 21 Jul, 2016 10:00 am - Sat. 23 Jul, 2016 5:00 pm

Further details TBA.

Members of the general public who wish to dig must pre-register. Contact 334-872-8058 for more information.

Chamber of Commerce Lunch & Learn

Thu. 21 Jul, 2016 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Old Cahawba Lunch and Learn

Fri. 22 Jul, 2016

Old Cahawba Public Archaeology Days

Thu. 21 Jul, 2016 10:00 am - Sat. 23 Jul, 2016 5:00 pm

Further details TBA.

Members of the general public who wish to dig must pre-register. Contact 334-872-8058 for more information.

Alzheimer's Outreach Contest

Fri. 22 Jul, 2016 12:00 am - Sat. 23 Jul, 2016 12:00 am
Alzheimer's Outreach is holding a contest for Regions Bank employees that give out the most Collegiate Minting key chains, accepting a minimum of a $15.00 donation for each, will be deemed the winner. The donations will fund transmitter bracelets for the Project Lifesaver Program, an organization dedicated to searching for demented individuals and is in the process of being available in every Alabama County. For more information about the contest visit alzheimersoutreach.com or call 334-419-3610.

Sat. 23 Jul, 2016

Old Cahawba Public Archaeology Days

Thu. 21 Jul, 2016 10:00 am - Sat. 23 Jul, 2016 5:00 pm

Further details TBA.

Members of the general public who wish to dig must pre-register. Contact 334-872-8058 for more information.

Unity in the Community Praise & Worship

Sat. 23 Jul, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Unity in the Community 2016

Mon. 25 Jul, 2016

Ward 4 Quarterly Meeting & Work Session

Mon. 25 Jul, 2016 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Ward 4 Meeting and Work Session

Game Check Seminar Series

Mon. 25 Jul, 2016 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Fri. 29 Jul, 2016

Alzheimer's Outreach Contest

Fri. 29 Jul, 2016 12:00 am - Sat. 30 Jul, 2016 12:00 am
Alzheimer's Outreach is holding a contest for Regions Bank employees that give out the most Collegiate Minting key chains, accepting a minimum of a $15.00 donation for each, will be deemed the winner. The donations will fund transmitter bracelets for the Project Lifesaver Program, an organization dedicated to searching for demented individuals and is in the process of being available in every Alabama County. For more information about the contest visit alzheimersoutreach.com or call 334-419-3610.

Sat. 30 Jul, 2016

8th Annual Community Fun Day-City of Selma Youth Conference

Sat. 30 Jul, 2016 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Community Fun Day 2016

Sun. 31 Jul, 2016

Internship Closing Ceremony

Sun. 31 Jul, 2016 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Selma, AL, July 28, 2016: You are invited to attend the Closing Ceremony for the 1st Connie Tucker Social Justice Internship on Sunday, July 31, 2016, beginning at 1:30 p.m. The ceremony will honor 9 interns who have lived and worked in Selma and engaged in youth and community work for 5 weeks. In particular, they have implemented Project GROW in Selma and Montgomery which is a grassroots organization project. The interns are from Rhode Island and Alabama cities and include college students, high school students and community youth workers. The internship was initiated by the Selma Center for Nonviolence and the Bridge Crossing Jubilee to honor the life and work of Connie Tucker who helped start and grow the National Voting Rights Museum, the Bridge Crossing Jubilee and the Selma Tracking Movement. Your attendance would demonstrate your gratitude for Ms. Tucker and the 9 interns who are carrying on her legacy and work. The ceremony will take place at the Selma Center for Nonviolence at 8 Mulberry Road at 1:30 p.m. For further information, contact Attorney Ainka Jackson at (334) 526-4539 or email .

 

One Selma: Mayoral Debate/Forum

Sun. 31 Jul, 2016 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

"Submit your questions for the Mayoral Debate/ Forum June 12-30, 2016.

 

We are soliciting questions from the Faith Community for the upcoming mayoral debate/forum that will be held Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Selma High School Auditorium. The debate forum will be moderated by Mr. Darryl Hood, WAKA newscaster. All five mayoral candidates have agreed to be present. The questions submitted will be used to guide the discussion and be asked of the mayoral candidates.

 

The mayoral candidates are:

 

Mayor George Evans

Former Mayor, Rev. James Perkins

Minister Jerria Martin

Councilman Greg Blejke

Rep. Darrio Melton

 

To ensure no candidate has an advantage, Dr. Bridgett A. King, Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Auburn University has agreed to assist us and provide administrative support for question submission. Dr. King, will be the person with access to the questions prior to the debate. Dr. King will go through them to remove any language that is inflammatory and/or biased. Duplicate questions will also be removed.

 

You may submit questions from June 12-30, 2016. The questions will go directly to Dr. King and be used in preparation for the mayoral debate/forum. If you would like to address a specific question to a candidate, please do so.

 

Submitted questions may address the following categories:

 

Economy

Crime

Education

Infrastructure

City Services

Communities and neighborhoods

 

**Questions can be submitted online or by U.S. mail.

 

For online question submission visit: www.facebook.com/selmafaithunited or www.unitingselma.org

 

**You do not need a Facebook account to submit online. Once on the Selma Faith United page, you will be directed to an online form.

 

**For U.S. mail question submission, questions must be postmarked by June 30, 2016 and can be sent to:

 

Dr. Bridgett A. King

Assistant Professor

Department of Political Science

Auburn University

351 W. Thach Ave.

7080 Haley Center

Auburn, AL 36849

 

 

We have worked very hard to ensure that all is done "decently and in order"! We especially want to thank Auburn University and Dr. Bridgett King for all of their technical support.

 

...

 

Please pray for guidance and direction for us and Selma!

 

Yours In Christ,

 

Dr. Jerry Light

Mrs. Juanda Maxwell

 

"For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them."  Ephesians

 

2:10 NKJV"