Sponsored by: House To House Minimum age: 16 House To House needs 2 skilled crew leaders and 10 volunteers aged 18 and older to help with framing a house. Don't worry! You will be trained onsite for this job if you have no experience. If you are interested in this opportunity, please click on SIGN UP below. If you are not already registered on
When: Aug 18, 2014 8 AM in Montgomery, Alabama (Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08 )
The Centralized Alabama Recipient Eligibility System (CARES) is Alabama’s approach to the modernization of the enrollment and eligibility systems for Medicaid, Child Health Insurance Program, Food Assistance, TANF and Subsidized Child Care. Through this system, citizens will be linked with critical, life-saving services in an efficient, user-centric interface.
We are actively seeking resource partners to provide staff to support the development CARES. If your organization provides development, design, analysis, infrastructure or project management services, please attend this event to learn how you can help.
When: Jul 30, 2014 10 AM to Jul 30, 2014 12 PMin Montgomery, Alabama (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10 )
Sponsored by: Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama Minimum age: 16 GSSA needs volunteers to help pack and move furniture and boxes. If you are able to volunteer, please contact Melinda Stallworth (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call 334-272-9164 for more information. If you are interested in these opportunities, please click on SIGN UP below. If you are not alrea
When: Jul 28, 2014 8 AM in Montgomery, Alabama (Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08 )
Please mark your calendars! We will hold our 10 year Class Reunion August 29-30, 2014 in Montgomery, Alabama. This will be an excellent opportunity to see old friends, swap stories about high school memories, and catch up on the past decade! I sincerely hope you can all come.
A list of reunion activities occuring over the weekend is below:
Meet and Greet: Friday, August 29 at 6:00pm
For a fun night out without the kids, we will be meeting at Alley Bar in downtown Montgomery to jump start our 10 year class reunion! Come grab a drink and hors d'oeuvres and catch up with your classmates!
School Tour and Family Picnic:
Saturday, August 30 at 11:00am
The morning will begin with a tour of the school, then we will proceed to the front lawn of JD where we will have our class picnic--food, drinks, games, and lots of fun memories! Please feel free to bring your children as this will be a Family Affair!
We will conclude our reunion weekend with an enjoyable dinner cruise along the Montgomery River. A three-course dinner and entertainment will be provided; cash bar also available. We will dance the night away so be sure to bring your dancing shoes. Class superlatives will also be announced during the dinner cruise!
The Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Resource Center and Alabama Launchpad are jointly hosting a workshop to help bring federal funding directly to Alabama's innovative technologies and small businesses. The workshop will be taught by Greenwood Consulting and will focus on applicants seeking funding from the Department of Defense (DOD). This workshop will be heavily focused on the chosen agency’s awards, key factors in succeeding within that program, and targeted examples. Attendees that have paid will have the opportunity to let Greenwood Consulting give their proposal a brief proposal review anytime within one year of attendance.
When: Aug 26, 2014 8 AM to Aug 26, 2014 4 PMin Montgomery, Alabama (Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08 )
Re-enactment of the Battle for Chehaw Station and the Battle of Franklin. More that 3,500 visit each year. Includes encampments, living history, Period Ball, school day and more. Cannons, horses, guns and hoop-skirts. We have it all. It's just like being in 1860's Alabama.
When: Nov 7, 2014 12 AM to Nov 9, 2014 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama Cost: $5 (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 00 )
The Homeschool Expo is a “don’t miss” whole family two-day event with hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of products where parents can review and purchase the latest curriculum, hear great speakers who give practical encouragement, and receive personalized help and answers to any question. Our workshops especially emphasize the practical aspects of working with children in ways that will promote their educational, social and emotional growth.
When: Jun 13, 2015 10 AM to Jun 13, 2015 5 PMin Montgomery, Alabama (Sat, 13 Jun 2015 10 )
The Montgomery Zoo presents a safe alternative to Halloween. ZooBoo provides a thrilling evening of games, treats, and costumed characters, a ride on a haunted hayride or for the young children a non-scary Pumpkin Pull ride. The Education Department presents “Creatures of the Night” programs. Dates of event: Oct 16th -19th; Oct. 23rd -26th; and Oct. 29th -31st.
When: Oct 16, 2014 12 AM to Oct 31, 2014 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama (Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00 )
Join us for a wonderful evening of fun under the stars at the Montgomery Zoo. Enjoy food and drinks from the finest River Region eateries, dance to the live entertainment, and try your luck out with the live and silent auctions. Adults only (21 years of age or older).
When: Sep 18, 2014 12 AM to Sep 18, 2014 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama (Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00 )
Help us say thank you to all the brave men and women that serve in the armed forces. Half of regular admission for Veterans, active duty military personnel and immediate family members, regular admission fees applies for all others
When: Nov 9, 2014 12 AM to Nov 15, 2014 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama Cost: Half of regular admission for Veterans, active duty military personnel and immediate family members, regular admission fees applies for all others (Sun, 09 Nov 2014 00 )
See what school was like in the 19th century by touring our one-room schoolhouse, complete with the schoolmaster (for guided tours). Individual self-guided tours offered Monday through Saturday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Guided tours available by reservation only, and only for groups of 10 or more.
When: Sep 1, 2014 12 AM to Sep 30, 2014 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama (Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00 )
An astonishing first play, initially presented by the Actors Theatre of Louisville, then Off-Broadway, and then on Broadway, where it established the author as a major voice in our theatre. Warm-hearted, irreverent, zany and brilliantly imaginative, the play teems with humanity and humor as it examines the plight of three young Mississippi sisters betrayed by their passions
When: Oct 23, 2014 12 AM to Nov 2, 2014 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama Cost: $18 Adults $10 Students (Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00 )
Come down to Old Alabama Town throughout October as we feature Harvest Time in the 1800s. Join us for tours of the cotton gin and grist mill, and get a first hand look at farming in the 19th century. Harvest Time will culminate in Landmarks Foundation's annual fall event Tavern Fest! Dance the night away to fabulous live music and tease your palette with the guiltiest of Southern pleasures, plus craft beer tasting and fine wine. Contact Old Alabama Town for more info and dates for Tavern Fest.
When: Oct 1, 2014 12 AM to Oct 31, 2014 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00 )
Sponsored by: Council on Substance Abuse-NCADD Minimum age: 65 COSA-NCADD is using a grant from the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to implement the Million Hearts Montgomery Project. The purpose of the project is to provide awareness, educational and screening activities on cardiovascular disease and other risk-reduction topics t
When: Aug 2, 2014 9 AM in Montgomery, Alabama (Sat, 02 Aug 2014 09 )
Sponsored by: Family Guidance Center Minimum age: 12 Join the Family Guidance Center for the 5th Annual Walk/Run, Sept 14th, 7:30AM, at the Shoppes EastChase. Volunteers are needed for various race day tasks. Specific task instructions will be provided at the event. Dress is casual and T-shirt provided.
When: Sep 12, 2014 6 AM in Montgomery, Alabama (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06 )
Sponsored by: Joy For Johnny Minimum age: 18 Care Providers Needed Joy for Johnny is a respite ministry for families that have children with special needs. The organization is equipped to work with children with physical and/or developmental disabilities. Volunteers work one-on-one with the special needs children and their siblings. Activities
When: Aug 9, 2014 3 PM in Montgomery, Alabama (Sat, 09 Aug 2014 15 )
Sponsored by: Bridge Builders Alabama Minimum age: 18 Paddles Up! The Montgomery Dragon Boat Race and Festival is pleased to present the Southeast Dueling Dragon Classic returning to Montgomery on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Teams from across the Southeast and East Coast will paddle down the Alabama River in 500m, 2,000m and 100m racing. The Montgomery
When: Aug 23, 2014 7 AM in Montgomery, Alabama (Sat, 23 Aug 2014 07 )
You know that there is more to life than just ‘waiting to die’ and you realize that you have a lot more LIVING to do.
You’re a woman who is tired of wearing masks…
You’re not interested in wasting your time, energy and efforts on what might have been – could have been – should have been…
You’re ready to find your voice…
You’re ready for a new vision of you…
You’re ready to take charge of your life and pursue your dreams…
So…here's a workshop designed specifically for you!
THIS ONE-DAY WORKSHOP IS DESIGNED TO INSPIRE, EDUCATE AND EQUIP YOU WITH THE NECESSARY TOOLS TO:
Discover the treasure within you
Identify your strengths
Face your fears
Exchange lies for truth
Believe in possibilities
Begin to HOPE again
Finally, take the limits off
Author of “Finding Martha’s Place”
Owner of Martha’s Place Restaurant – Montgomery, AL
Even as a poor single mother without a high school diploma, Martha dreamed of one day opening a restaurant that would make people feel at home. She desired to serve food that would nourish body and soul. But time went by, and that dream slipped further and further away as Martha battled the onset of what would later become a severe mental illness…
YOU WILL HEAR WHAT TURNED MARTHA’S DREAMS INTO REALITY
Tasha M. Scott
Entrepreneur, Author, Speaker, Life Coach
Tasha M. Scott shares personal strategies and lessons learned along the way in her own personal entrepreneurial journey that will help challenge any dreamer to take the first steps to pursuing her long-awaited dreams or to take her dream to the next level. You will receive practical application tools to help you succeed with your next steps.
ALSO INCLUDED IN THIS ONE-DAY WORKSHOP:
Live Coaching Sessions by Coach Tasha
Vendors - Dreamers just like you
Gifts and Prizes
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Puppetry experts Rod and Toni Bourke return to the Playhouse with their engaging and entertaining style of introducing puppetry as an accessible, hands-on theater art for all ages.
Join us for a three-day workshop that will explore the amazing technical and creative art of puppetry! Incorporating storytelling, design, construction, and play, puppetry is a great way to learn the bigger elements of theatrical production on a smaller scale.
The workshop will be from 1pm to 3pm each afternoon at the Cloverdale Playhouse.
Parents and friends will be invited to watch a final performance at the end of the class session.
This class is designed for ages k-12. Class size is limited. Please register early.
**Students should dress to move and play. Wear comfortable clothing and closed-toed shoes.No loose jewelry. Please call in advance if a student will miss a class or be late.**
Financial Aid is available thanks to the Central Alabama Community Foundation's support of the Playhouse School. No auditions are required- just a strong interest in theater and a need for assistance. If your student could benefit from the Playhouse School Scholarship Fund, please let us know.
When: Aug 5, 2014 1 PM to Aug 7, 2014 3 PMin Montgomery, Alabama (Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13 )
GRANT-WRITING 101 - Tips & Tools to Get Funded (Montg)
Are you a new or growing community or faith-based organization?
Are you looking for grants as a part of your fundraising plan to sustain your organization or ministry?
If the above describes your situation, this workshop is for you! It will cover the basic elements of understanding and preparing a grant proposal in an atmosphere that's interactive, informative, and engaging. This workshop is especially designed for agencies or organizations with limited staffing or little experience writing proposals. Overcome the fear and intimidation often associated with grant-writing and walk away with tips and tools to get started.
The presenter, Mr. Derek Lane, and the Lane Consulting Group have helped launch over a dozen non-profit organizations and secured $60 million in successfully funded grants through foundations and federal agencies. Its team of consultants have an average 25 years of experience in community and faith-based development work. To learn more about the Lane Consulting Group, visit www.laneconsultinggroup.org.
1. To determine or increase "readiness" for grants
2. To understand the "pre-grant" essentials
3. To review the basic elements a grant proposal
You will receive:
* Hard-copy and electronic samples of successfully-funded grants
*An interactive online "walk-thru" of local available funding opportunities
*A step-by-step guide to launching a non-profit in the state of Alabama
For additional information please contact Felecia Martin @ email@example.com
If your kid enjoys singing, movement, pretending, and storytelling, then sign him or her up now for the Cloverdale Playhouse's Summer 2014 K-2 Class! Teacher Katie Svela Crews leads a three-day class from 9am to Noon on July 29, 30, and 31st that feels like playtime while developing important skills like empathy, teamwork, confidence, and focus.
Parents and family friends will be invited to the final performance on the last day of class.
Students should wear comfortable clothing and closed-toed shoes and bring their own water and small snacks.
Please call 262-1530 ext 2 with any questions, or to discuss financial assistance options (made possible by support from the Central Alabama Community Foundation).
When: Jul 29, 2014 9 AM to Jul 31, 2014 12 PMin Montgomery, Alabama (Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09 )
"The Brides and Groom Wedding Showcase is an international trade exhibition that is going to be held in Montgomery County, the United States of America. It is a one day business to business event that is meant to ensure commercial growth and improvement of the fashion, design and entertainment world. This bridal show includes display of a stylish variety of sophisticated products and services. This grand event is decorated with great food and entertainment services. The Brides and Groom Wedding Showcase will offer destinations & honeymoon facilities. The display range of this event includes bridal gowns, grooms wear, eveningwear, accessories, lingerie, jewelry, hotels & wedding venues, photography & video production, florists, stage design, limo services, beverage companies, catering services, and so much more."
When: Mar 15, 2015 12 AM to Mar 15, 2015 12 AMin Montgomery, Alabama (Sun, 15 Mar 2015 00 )
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