Family Calendar

Want to know what’s happening around town? You’re at the right place!  We love helping families find the perfect activities for getting out with each other and for connecting with our community.

Jun
8
Fri
Coping with Stress: Mindfulness Meditation @ West Regional Branch
Jun 8 @ 9:15 am

Do you feel stressed? Do you feel like there are not enough hours in the day to get your work done? Join us for a guided mindfulness meditation with introduction and stretching

Boredom Busters @ West Regional Branch
Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come by the Library Fridays between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m.and check out our weekly boredom buster. We’ll be crafting, building, creating and so much more!

Rock Out at the Library! @ Saraland Public Library
Jun 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Find your inner Rock Star at the Library! A karaoke machine and costumes will be provided. All ages.

Feature Fridays @ Ben May Main Library
Jun 8 @ 4:00 pm
Feature Fridays @ Ben May Main Library | Mobile | Alabama | United States

Movies Based on Books & Crafts Too! Movie – Wonder

Joe Jefferson Players present “Ragtime” @ Joe Jefferson Playhouse
Jun 8 @ 7:30 pm
Joe Jefferson Players present "Ragtime" @ Joe Jefferson Playhouse | Mobile | Alabama | United States

Based on the novel of the same name by E.L. Doctrow, Ahren’s and Flaherty’s Ragtime is a compelling epic capturing the American experience at the turn of the 20th century.

Mobile Theatre Guild presents “Closed Session” @ Mobile Theatre Guild
Jun 8 @ 7:30 pm
Mobile Theatre Guild presents "Closed Session" @ Mobile Theatre Guild | Mobile | Alabama | United States

Mobile Theatre Guild presents “Closed Session”.

Milton Brown’s “Closed Session”
The play takes place in a recording studio.

Milton Brown is a Mobile native and multiple award winning, nationally recognized songwriter whose songs have been performed and recorded by some of the best artists in the music business.

Free Family Movie Night @ West End Beach
Jun 8 @ 8:00 pm
Free Family Movie Night @ West End Beach | Dauphin Island | Alabama | United States

Free Family Movie Night at the West End Beach. Movies start at dusk (around 8pm). Snack vendor will be on site during movies. Bring your own folding chairs or beach towels for seating and bug spray, just in case. Admission is free, but please no pets, grills or glass allowed. Weather permitting! Movie Schedule – May 31 Furry Vengeance, June 1 A Dog’s Purpose, June 7 Little Mermaid, June 8 Pirate’s of the Caribbean-Dead Man’s Chest, June 14 Hidden Figures, June 15 Coco, June 21 Paddington 2 , June 22 Smurf’s The Lost Village, June 28 Jaws, June 29 Trolls, July 5 Frozen, July 6 Zootopia

Jun
9
Sat
Dragon Boat Festival @ USS Alabama Battleship Memorial
Jun 9 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dragon Boat Festival @ USS Alabama Battleship Memorial  | Mobile | Alabama | United States

We are thrilled to be back for our fifth year as we present one of the largest Dragon Boat Festivals in the nation,” said Jessica Wofford, Director of Operations for Fuse Project. The family friendly festival includes children’s activities, all of the exhibits of the Battleship and a number of wonderful local food trucks and vendors.

Market in the Park @ Cathedral Square
Jun 9 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Market in the Park @ Cathedral Square  | Mobile | Alabama | United States

The City of Mobile’s Certified Alabama Farmers Market has a new name- Market in the Park -along with a new logo and location. The Spring Market is in Cathedral Square, with not only the vendors you’ve come to love, but with new vendors as well! Now you have more locally-produced, locally-made items to choose from.

Abba Shrine Craft & Attic Show @ Abba Shrine
Jun 9 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

We will have amazing crafts, vendors, antiques and attic items for sale. Something for everyone. Bring a new toy for a chance at a door prize. One chance per toy donated. concessions available.