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After School Art I (ages 6 - 9)

JAN 18th | 3:45-4:45pm | Montgomery Museum of Fine Art

Jan. 18 & 25. In this series of classes, students grow as artists while exploring a range of techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking. Through using a variety of materials, participants are encouraged to discover their individual joys in art making. Regular gallery visits and discussions of works on view also inspire students with their studio creations. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students. Visit mmfa.org.

 

After School Art II (ages 10 to 14)

JAN 19th | 4-5pm | Montgomery Museum of Fine Art

Jan 19, 26. More advanced principles of design and art techniques will be explored in this weekly class for older students. Studying drawings, paintings, prints and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own two-dimensional and three-dimensional artwork. They will explore drawing and painting with a variety of media, printmaking, and working with clay and other three-dimensional materials. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students. Visit mmfa.org.

 

Aaron Lewis “Sinner”

JAN 22nd | 7:30pm | Montgomery Performing Arts Centre

Sinner is the second solo studio album by Aaron Lewis from the American rock band Staind. Ticket prices vary. Visit mpaconline.org.

 

Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams

JAN 22nd | 2-4pm | Montgomery Museum of Fine Art

Bring the entire family to this free, fun event, and enjoy a little jazz, and wonderful art work in the galleries! www.mmfa.org.

 

Feast of Flavours

JAN 23rd | 5:30-8:30pm | Alabama Shakespeare Festival

Local celebrity chefs and mixologists will prepare tastes of entrees, desserts and cocktails that are sure to delight your palate! Gypsy Cornbread will entertain with their unique sounds of European gypsy jazz. Nibble on treats and view all the items on display offered through the 2017 ASF Auction - it's a delightful evening for only $35! TICKETS ARE LIMITED for this special ASF fundraising event! Ages 21 and over only. IDs will be checked at the door. Visit asf.net.

 

Young Artists (ages 3-5 with a caregiver)

JAN 24th | 3:45-4:30pm | Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

In this introductory class, preschoolers learn about the elements of art through creating with a variety of materials. Projects are based on art from both the museum’s collection and temporary exhibitions, and each class delves into multi-step processes to engage students in a range of activities from color mixing and collaging to printmaking and sculpting. Class size is limited to 10 children with an adult caregiver. All supplies are provided. Visit mmfa.org.

 

Tales for Tots (ages 2-5 with a caregiver)

JAN 25th | 10:30 am and 11am | Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning about art fundamentals as participants are engaged with storybooks and simple craft activities related to art on display in the galleries. Visit mmfa.org.

 

AUM COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES LECTURE SERIES

JAN 26th | 12:30pm | Auburn University at Montgomery, Library Tower, 10th Floor

Dr. Eric Sterling of the Department of English and Philosophy will present a lecture titled “Desperate Motives for Murder: Mercenary Female Baby Killers in Victorian England.” Sterling will focus on the socioeconomic and political conditions that led to the rise of the deadly baby farming industry in Victorian England, when baby farmers took infants into their homes for a fee but often killed the vulnerable children for profit.

 

Business After Hours

JAN 26th | 5-7pm | Wind Creek Montgomery, 1801 Eddie Tullis Rd.

This popular after-work networking event is the perfect place to exchange business cards and meet potential customers. People do business with people they know. Be sure to bring plenty of business cards and build your customer base. Sponsored by Guardian Credit Union and Double Tree by Hilton. For more information, contact Lynn Norton at 334.240.9431 or at lnorton@montgomerychamber.com.

 

Because of Winn Dixie

JAN 27th | Times Vary- | Alabama Shakespeare Festival

Jan. 27 – Feb. 12. See it before it hits Broadway! Because of Winn-Dixie is a charming story all about a dog who brings new life and hope into a family as Opal Buloni and her preacher father settle in a new Southern town full of quirky characters. Visit asf.net.