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We have something for everyone, and we hope to see you soon!


May 2:  10am-11am;  5 Rivers StoryTime “Hi! Fly Guy” by Tedd Arnold

The 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month is StoryTime at 5 Rivers.  Children under the age of 6 are welcome to stop by for a free reading of a nature based story followed by arts and crafts. This week’s story is about a buzzy little pet fly.

 

May 2:  5 Rivers Outdoor Adventure Night

Free, everyone is welcome.  Meet and mingle with local outdoor enthusiasts and enjoy monthly programs.

  • 6:15-8:45- Mobile Bay Canoe and Kayak Club and the Mobile Bay Sierra Club

are teaming up this night for an Environmental Film Festival!  Two 55-min documentaries with light refreshments.

 

May 6:  5 Rivers Road Show: Open House at the Environmental Studies Center 10am-2pm
Free family fun!  Bring your family out to the 500 acre property that is the Mobile County School System’s Environmental Studies Center.  Enjoy a day of walking trails, native wildlife exhibits, animal presentations, planetarium shows, food, and fun.  All proceeds from concessions and all donations go to wildlife care.

May 7:  5 Rivers Animal Ambassadors Meet and Greet: 2-2:30pm, Free

Alabama has one of the highest plant and animal diversities in the United States.  Join a member of our human educational staff and meet one of the local critter inhabitants from the Mobile-Tensaw Delta and beyond.

 

May 9:  5 Rivers Outdoor Adventure Night

Free, everyone is welcome.  Meet and mingle with local outdoor enthusiasts and enjoy monthly programs.

  • 7pm-8pm; Mobile Bay Audubon Society

 

May 11 – Taste of the Towns, 6pm-8pm
The Kiwanis Club of Daphne-Spanish Fort and Safe Harbor Financial Services are pleased to invite you to the annual Taste of the Towns fundraiser on May 11 from 6-8pm at 5 Rivers.  Featuring specialty tastes from over 25 restaurants, complimentary beverages, a silent auction and live music.  All proceeds benefit area youth.  For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit the website at www.daphnespanishfortkiwanis.org

May 13:  5 Rivers Road Show: Creek Fest! 10am-2pm, Tricentennial Park, Mobile
Stop by Tricentennial park and say hi to us at the 5 Rivers table.  Free family fun!  The event will include a cane pole fishing tournament for ages 16 and under, along with other family-friendly activities. Live music, food and kayak rides also will be part of the half-day event as the natural beauty of one of Mobile’s historic waterways is showcased. Three Mile Creek was the city’s first source of drinking water.  There also will be opportunities for area Boy Scouts to earn merit badges.  For more information, visit www.creekfest.org

May 16:  10am-11am;  5 Rivers StoryTime “Giraffes Can’t Dance” by Giles Andreade

The 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month is StoryTime at 5 Rivers.  Children under the age of 6 are welcome to stop by for a free reading of a nature based story followed by arts and crafts. This week’s story follows the beat of its own drum with a clumsy, long-legged Gerald the giraffe.

 

May 21:  5 Rivers Animal Ambassadors Meet and Greet: 2-2:30pm, Free

Alabama has one of the highest plant and animal diversities in the United States.  Join a member of our human educational staff and meet one of the local critter inhabitants from the Mobile-Tensaw Delta and beyond.

 

May 26:  5 Rivers Road Show: Grand Bay Visitor’s Center, 10am-3pm
The new Grand Bay Visitor’s Center on the Alabama-Mississippi line right off of Interstate 10 greets many visitors coming to or passing through Alabama.  It also doubles as a hurricane shelter designed to withstand Category 5 Hurricanes!  Come visit us at their grand opening, 10am-3pm!

 

June 6:  10am-11am;  5 Rivers StoryTime “The Bugliest Bug” by Carol Diggory Shields

The 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month is StoryTime at 5 Rivers.  Children under the age of 6 are welcome to stop by for a free reading of a nature based story followed by arts and crafts. This week’s story is about a contest for insects!  Who is the bugliest bug of them all? Come find out in this whirring, zinging, hopping-good show!