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CMHAW Schedule of Events.pdf
New Possibilities Youth Center After School Program
Monday through Thursday
Grades 6,7, & 8
3:30 pm-6:00 pm
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
Dallas County EMA sounds the tornado sirens the first Tuesday of the month at 10:00AM.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
SELMA REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
The SELMA REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (the Authority) will hold its regular meeting of
the Board of Directors of the Authority on the THIRD THURSDAY of each month at 4:00 PM
in the conference room of ArtsRevive in the Carneal Building, located at 3 Church Street,
Selma, AL, 36701, for the purpose of transacting such business or taking such action as may
Come before the Board of Directors of the Authority.
SCHEDULE FOR 2017:
February 16, 2017
March 16, 2017
April 20, 2017
May 18, 2017
June 15, 2017
July 20, 2017
August 17, 2017
September 21, 2017
October 19, 2017
November 16, 2017
December 14, 2017 (Second Thursday due to Christmas holidays)
These meetings are open to the public. For further information please contact:
Juanda Maxwell, Chair, NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
Juanda Maxwell, Chair,
1 ticket = $1
25 tickets = $20
45 tickets = $35
Writsband = $25
Parking lot next to burger king
Tang Soo Do (related to Taekwondo)
Fee: $30/family (adults encouraged)
Ages: Grade 2+ accompanied by an adult
Free uniforms/free month of trial classes
Sr. Kathy, 4th degree Certified Black Belt Instructor
WSFA is programming weather radios for free! More info: 334.613.8221
Discussing speek breakers on Cedar and McDonald
National Day of Prayer
Carl C. Morgan Convention Center
Praying for the Mayor and Selma City Council
Movie Showings on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sundays
For current show times and pricing, click here.
Bird Walk for Beginners (& History Buffs)
Saturday, May 6, 2017
8:00 am – 10:00 am
Learn the basics of bird identification from an experienced birder on this easy two-hour walk through historic Old Cahawba Archaeological Park. Meet at the visitor’s center, rain or shine, and bring your binoculars and bird guide if you’ve got them.
All skill levels are welcome to attend this bird-walk. Knowledgeable birders will guide you through the identification of the birds that abound at this time of year. A wide variety ranging from the “large” (like Bald Eagles and Turkey Vultures) to Barred Owls, Brown Thrashers and Hermit Thrushes on down to White-throated Sparrows, Carolina Wrens & Chipping Sparrows may be seen. So mark your calendars and plan on joining us for a morning of bird watching at Alabama’s first state capital. Call 334-872-8058 for more information or visit www.cahawba.com or www.facebook.com/oldcahawba.
ADDRESS: 9518 Cahaba Rd, Orrville, AL 36767
GPS: N 32.31963, W 87.10463
FEES: $8 per person
$5 admission (Children 5 & under free)
More info: (334)419-3271 or (334)412-2528
May 6 is our next trade day in the park. The campsite reservations are going fast, and we only have a limited supply of modern campsites. So if you wanting to make a reservation for that weekend please call 334- 872-5846.....Also if you are wanting a spot to set up a booth they are going fast as well, they are 10.00 a spot this year as well, so you need to call Anita Ellison @ 334-419-3271 to make those reservations.....So make you plans to be here May 6, Hope to see you there !!!!!
An update on Trade Day. We are up to 23 vendors. Some of those coming are Hazel Grey Boutique, Groovy Girl Designs, Mama's Sweet Tooth, Connie Smith with L ularoe clothing, Denise Rushton with her special jellies and goodies, and Southern Rose Travel who will be having a drawing for a 3day/2night resort vacation. And of course the Friends of Paul M. Grist State Park will have our booth selling t-shirts and providing information on what we do. We have for food vendors so far, including the Johnson's with Gateway Baptist Church, Chef Eli, Anthony's Dogs, and Hearn's BBQ. This is not the complete list, but I will add more as we get closer to the date. Remember, May 6th at Paul M. Grist State Park. Please continue to share so we can get the word out. My contact information is 334-419-3271. Thanks for all your support!
Latest update on vendors for Trade Day. We currently have 36 committed to coming to the event. Jennifer Davis will be selling children's books to raise money for Relay for Life, Chuck's Metal Art, Treba Trotter with sewing and crafts, Jessica Vines with Ozark tumblers and vinyl cut outs, Tabetha Moore with wreaths, drawings, jewelry and monogrammed items, Deb Kemper selling books and hats, and Andrea Holley selling wood crafts. The Plantersville Baptist Church youth group will be selling snow cones and other goodies, Evelyn Cox will be selling deserts and lemonade, and Jewell Williamson will be making stew. This is only a small portion of the vendors, but I will be adding more as we go along. Everyone please continue to share the information about Trade Day. The word is getting out. Thanks to everyone for your support! My contact information is 334-419-3271, or you can message me on Facebook.
Update#3: We now have 40 vendors committed to coming to Trade Day at Paul M. Grist State Park on May 6th. Adding to the list is: Buckle and Hide, selling leather goodsCindy Osbourne, selling vinyl cut outsDave Speed, the Tupperware manSherrer Holbrook, Premier JewelryMelanie Boozer, photographs and PhotographyDale and Ruth Boswell, The Swing ShopPaulette James, JewelryJennifer Armstrong, Just Painted arts and paintingsCindy Anderson, Mary Kay cosmetics andPersonal paintingsKatie Cooper, Kliz Dyes and designsRita Jordan, crocheted items, wine bottleDecorative lightingAmanda Vinson, Southern Camilla with Vinyl projects and home decorKayla Smith, with wood artAmber Lucas, The Pink Zebra wax melts, warmers, and jewelryTim Jones, Gumbo Kim Jones and Rachael Norris, crafts.
I think that is everyone so far ( putting all three list together). We are going to have Concert in the Park again and we are working on getting local talent. So far we have Jordan Harrison who won the Central Alabama talent show in 2016. Anyone else interested in participating please contact me. 334-419-3271. Thanks everyone for your support!
Update#4: We have reached our 50 vendors goal for Trade Day, so we are going to extend that number to 65. This is amazing and I would like to thank everyone for their support! Here are the most recent additions:
Rustic Roots, custom furniture building. Mongolia Creations, recycled creations from vintage and household items and one of a kind. Beverly Huffman with "Want to be rescued"Tracy Abbott, wood working, homemade clocks, candle holders.Joy Brunette, yard sale items.Ashley Brick, "It Works" health and wellness products. Annette Andrews, "Perfectly Posh" pampering products. Jamie Rose, "Thirty One" bags.Sheila Ferrell, face painting. Terri Johnson, wind chimes, fused glass jewelry, and other glass art.
The activities for the children are coming along. We currently have pony rides, prize walk, and paint me a butterfly.
Again thanks everyone for your support and continue to share the information. My contact information is 334-419-3271 or you can message me on Facebook.
DCMGA Annual Plant Sale
Date: Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Trade Days
Paul M Grist State Park
1546 Grist Road
Dallas County Master Gardeners Association
President: Tina Lancaster
Vice President: Evelyn Cox
Secretary: Peggy Verhoff
Check us out on Facebook;
Dallas County Master Gardener Association, Alabama
Stop by our booth to learn more about the Dallas County Master Gardeners Association.
We would love to share information on how to become a Master Gardener!
There will be a variety of plants and other gardening items available for purchase. Come out and see what we have to offer and speak with a Dallas County Master Gardener for assistance with your new plants or issues that you may be having in your personal gardens.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, INC., Selma Alumnae Chapter would like to cordially invite you to fellowship with us for our First RED Kentucky Derby. For this inaugural event, attendance of more than 150 people is anticipated with a goal of $4,500 raised.
100% of all proceeds will go to support and encourage junior and senior high school students in Dallas, Lowndes, and Perry counties through the Selma Alumnae Chapter Scholarship Fund. The principal aim of this scholarship program is to offer financial support and to encourage serious and deserving students as they embark on their college studies.
We are seeking sponsorship or giveaways for this great event. On top of having your products served at the event, your company would be featured on our program for public acknowledgement. The funds would also aid in fueling the dreams of our future.
The Run for the Roses Come join
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
Selma Alumnae Chapter
RED Kentucky Derby
Joseph T. Smitherman Historic Building & Museum
109 Union St.
Selma, AL 36701
Saturday, May 6, 2017 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p. m. Food, Fun & Mint Juleps
(Ladies-Don’t forget your hats & Gents-Grab your bowties) For more information and/or to purchase tickets
Visit us at selmaalumnaedst.org or call 334-324-8351
We would be delighted to discuss this further at your convenience. Please contact using the below information.
Dr. Sherica B. Hatcher, President
Yeteva M. Johnson
Red Derby Committee
Save the Date!
More details to follow
Contact: Ann Murray
YMCA of Selma-Dallas County
(334) 874 9622
Please mark your calendars for the upcoming LoveTheseClothes by Britches and Bows sale sponsored by the Vaughan Auxiliary.
The sale is next Thursday, May 11th from 8 – 4 and Friday, May 12th from 7 – 3 pm. Please check out the attached flyer for more information.
Thanks for supporting our volunteers!!!
LOVE THESE CLOTHES.PDF
Join the Chamber and Main Street Selma with Kathryn Mayo as she discusses her ongoing Selma Portrait Project. More details TBA!
Thanks to the genrosity of our friends at Riverdale Credit Union, we are excited to host our annual community shred it day on May, 13, 2017!
This free service is for residential, personal use only. All members of the community are invited to discard of thier unwanted sensitive documents as they are shredded safely and securely onsite.
Businesses and organizations interested in bulk shredding services are invited to contact Shred-It at 847-943-6240.
For more information, call 334-875-7241
Find the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/406091243087789/
· Wannabe Rescued’ s Fourth Annual “Butt” for Mutts Barbecue. Smoked Boston Butts Or Turkey Breasts -$35- Each. Pre-sell only. Purchase tickets by April 25th. Pick up Saturday, May 13, 2017, Lannie’s BBQ, 205 Medical Center Parkway, Selma. 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. For more information contact Margie Johnson, (334) 412-8041, Lorraine Alexander, (334) 412-1963, Beverly Huffman, (334) 239-1039, Valley Creek Vet, (334) 872-7577, Northside Animal Hospital, (334) 872-2355, Selma Animal Hospital, (334) 875-3700.
1st - $3,000
2nd - $1,000
3rd - $500
4th - $300
5th - $200
Safe daylight - 3pm
More Information/Entry Forms:
PO Box 832
Selma, AL 36702
Steve Craig: Office- 334-875-4020 Cell- 334-375-6208
JAZZ in the PARK Mother’s Day Concert
from 6pm-9pm at the Riverfront Park Amphitheater. The event is free and open to the public. Featuring TAD of Jazz and N’ Fusion ft. James Crumb, Jr. Guests are welcome to bring coolers with snacks and non-alcoholic beverages and encouraged to bring chairs or blankets.
Recreational Fish Pond Management Meeting
A workshop on managing recreational fish ponds will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Central Alabama Farmers Co-op, Hwy 80 West in Selma, Alabama. This workshop will cover fish selection, ration, fish disease, pond construction and much more.
The cost is $5.00 per person and a dinner will be provided. For more information and to register, contact the Dallas County Extension Office at 334-875-3200 by Monday, May 15, 2017. This meeting is open to all and everyone is invited.
The City of Selma partners with RDS (Revenue Discovery Systems) to assist the City’s staff in the collection of local Sales/Use Tax.
Taxpayer Education Sessions will be hosted by the City staff and RDS. This event will be held on Thursday, May 18 at the Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Ave. with three session times available. Choose the time that works best for you.
RDS representatives will be present to answer questions regarding Sales/Use tax, assist taxpayers with online tax filing setup, and update taxpayer account information, as needed.
Taxpayer Education Day
Thursday, May 18, 2017
City of Selma Taxpayer Education Day
Thursday, May 18
Performing Arts Center, 1000 Selma Ave.
(Choose the session time that works best for you.)
Session 1: 9 am - 10 am
Session 2: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Session 3: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
subject line “Selma Taxpayer Day”.
For questions regarding the public outreach meeting, contact the City of Selma at (334) 874-2115 or RDS Taxpayer Support at (800) 556-7274 or at
Join us to learn about establishing or increasing your credit score,
creating a budget, how to read a credit report and what can be done to
correct errors that may negatively affect your credit rating.
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO RSVP:
OPERATION HOPE AND REGIONS BANK
Selma Dallas County Public Library
GED Room, 1st floor
1103 Selma Avenue
Saturday, May 20th, 2017
Please RSVP as seating is limited:
For more information, contact Jo Taylor at 334-412-3852 or at
You are invited to a the first annual Spring Concert of the Selma Children’s
Chorus on Sunday, May 21 at 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (210
Lauderdale St.) In its first year, the chorus is made up of 2nd and 3rd
graders. In subsequent years, the chorus will grow to include children of all
ages. For more information, please contact our Director, Dr. Camilla Horne
by using the email below.
Vaughan Regional Medical Center’s
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Registration Starts at 9:00 am
Shotgun Start at 11:00 am
Lunch will be provided
Players to check in by 10:30 am
3 Person Scramble - $80.00 per player
$240.00 per team
Tournament Sponsor - $500.00
Hole Sponsor –Team – Lunch - Name Displayed on Banner
Team Sponsorship - $240.00
3 Person Team Fee
Hole Sponsorship - $150.00
How to Register
Registration forms are enclosed here. Send completed registration and checks to:
Vaughan Regional Medical Center
Attn: Maegan Austin
1015 Medical Center Parkway
Selma, AL 36701
Checks should be made payable to American Cancer Society. In the memo line, please denote Relay for Life. We are anticipating a highly successful and well-attended tournament. We invite you to show our friends, neighbors, and colleagues your company’s commitment to finding a cure and becoming a sponsor.
RFL Golf Tournament 2017.doc
In front of Memorial Stadium
sponsored by VFW Post 3016
Making Money Count will share a wide variety of financial information that can help you sharpen your money management skills. Classes are designed to assist you in improving your overall economic well-being.
It is important to compare institutions and their services to find the one that best fits your situation and needs. Learn how to properly use the services you choose. How do I balance/reconcile my checking account, what is over draft and NSF? How can I start over, after a bad experience with a financial institution?
LOCATION: Alagasco Building, 10096 Alabama Highway 14 West, Selma, AL 36701
INSTRUCTOR: Sharlean Briggs with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System
PLEASE CALL THE DALLAS COUNTY FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER AT 334-874-7785 TO REGISTER
Light snacks and program material will be provided for each participant.