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Ø The King Center is accepting Nominations and Applications for our Summer Youth Leadership Academy
June 17-28-The Leadership Academy is designed to develop leaders who have the skills to positively influence and impact themselves, their peers and their communities using the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The intense two week on campus experience prepares youth, ages 13 – 18, to be influential leaders and change agents for their schools, communities and the world. The two week camp includes: A Civil Rights tour of Alabama, Small group facilitation, Interactive modules , Learn to code, Create nonviolent video games & apps, Produce short films and music videos, Learn to utilize Dr. King's principles to combat bullying and a 12 month follow-up plan with monthly in-person and virtual meetings. The Leadership Academy fee is $350. Nominate a student for the Academy here: Nomination Form - Register your student for the Academy here: Application (A non-refundable deposit of $25.00 is required for each application.) Apply for a scholarship to attend the Academy here: Scholarship Application
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 Trustmark Bank, 310 Broad 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 2019:
January 15, 2019 705 Alabama Avenue 12:00PM * note change
February 21, 2019
March 21, 2019
April 18, 2019
May 16, 2019
June 20, 2019
July 18, 2019
August 15, 2019
September 19, 2019
October 17, 2019
November 21, 2019
December 12, 2019 (Second Thursday due to Christmas holidays)
These meetings are open to the public. For further information please contact:
Juanda Maxwell, Chair,
Bird Walk for Beginners (& History Buffs)
Saturday, May 18, 2019
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. All skill levels are welcome to attend. Meet at the visitor’s center, rain or shine, and bring your binoculars and bird guide if you’ve got them.
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
Get Ready for the Annual SELMA, Alabama #MAYDAY & Haitian Flag Day Charity Festival, Saturday May 18th (Next to Concordia College and Selma High Baseball Field) at 2116 Franklin Street, Selma, Alabama! CLICK ON THIS LINK TO REGISTER --> https://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/O80FMnCaQbadalGs5ecjhRCalling ALL family's, schools and organizations to come on out for something different and a GREAT TIME for (Food, Vendors, Music, Games, Car Show, etc.) GATES OPEN AT 12PM....TO BE A VENDOR, REGISTER FOR CARSHOW, 3 ON 3 BASKETBALL GAME, OR FOR More INFORMATION CALL (334) 327-5165 (786) 413-8853! Be there Saturday May 18th for Selma's big MayDay! It's a family affair event! Proceeds to benefit a worthy cause!