Music in the Park: Wednesdays in May and June
Updated Music in The Park Schedule:
May 18th- Jacob Adams
May 25th- Jeff Hornbuckle
June 1st- Juanica Baugh & Friends
June 8th- Drumb & Drumber
June 15th- Steve Price
June 22nd- Joseph Baldwin
June 29th- Trey & Gary Nichols
Sweetwater Pop-Up Market Event
We are excited to invite you to kick off summer at the Sweetwater Pop-Up Market on Saturday, June 4, from 9:00 am-noon. The family-friendly event will feature local businesses, live music, local product vendors, and fresh produce.
District 3 Council Member Bill Griffin emphasizes, “There will be plenty of activities for the kids such a rock-climbing wall, corn-hole, and inflatables. While enjoying the fun, shop with local vendors and eat with local businesses, including Sweetwater Bakery, Staggs, and Rays at the Bank.” Hunter Jackson with My101.5 will be onsite with music and giveaways. The event and activities will take place on Huntsville Road near the roundabout, and there is no fee to attend or be a vendor.
Do you sell or make a local product? Click to register to be a vendor.
Colbert County Tree Risk Workshop
This event will be from 8:00-11:00 am at The Roundhouse in Tuscumbia.
Registration information is detailed on the attached flyer.
Young Learner's Series: Sunflowers
The program on Sunflowers will take place Saturday, May 21st at 10 am. The program will focus on sunflowers and its uses by southeastern Indigenous people. Students will learn about the importance of sunflowers and work to create an outdoor exhibit for the Museum. Visit https://www.florencealmuseums.com/young-learners to sign up.
This program is sponsored by the City of Florence Department of Arts and Museums and the Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area. Call 256-760-6427 for more information.
Shoals Storytelling Festival
Shoals Storytelling Festival to be held May 19 – 21, 2022.
World-class storytellers and musicians will be in Florence, Al at the Shoals Theatre on May 19, 20 and 21 to regale expected crowds with tales of heart, humor and music. The Shoals Storytelling Festival continues with the 11th annual event in the North Alabama area.
JUNETEENTH Celebration: Calling All Vendors & Organizations!
Sunday, June 19
Lewis Field-1050 Pruitt Street
The University of North Alabama and the City of Florence invite Shoals Area residents for a day of celebration, fun, and remembrance. Join us for live music, a DJ, spoken word poetry, face painting, and many other activities.
Use the link below to be a part of the JUNETEENTH Celebration:
Spirit of Freedom Celebration
Muscle Shoals Music Camp Registration
Registration is Open Until June 1
Muscle Shoals Music Camp, a day camp for high schoolers hosted primarily at the University of North Alabama’s School of the Arts and the Department of Entertainment Industry facilities, will be July 18-22. Applications are available at muscleshoalsmusiccamp.com. Deadline to submit applications is Wednesday, June 1. Campers will study songwriting, recording technology, the music business and the history of Muscle Shoals music. Cost of the camp is $250, which includes meals as well as transportation and admission to field-trip sites. Deadline for payment is Friday, July 1. For more information, visit muscleshoalsmusiccamp.com, email email@example.com or call 256.765.4559
Bookin' It - 5k Fundraiser
Registration is open now for the 5k fundraiser scheduled for Saturday, June 18, starting at 8 a.m., followed by a 1 Mile Fun Run! Cost is $30 to register and includes a Bookin' It 5k T-shirt!
The run is sponsored by the Friends of the library, and Solid Rock Running Company. Register now at BookinIt5k.ItsYourRace.com and help support the library's programming!