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


Mar 30:  5 Rivers Road Show:  Daphne Public Library Spring Break Book Bash 2pm-4pm

Join us at the Daphne Public Library for their annual Spring Break Book Bash.  2pm-4pm, free admission. See http://www.daphnelibrary.org/ for more details.

 

Mar 31-Apr 2: 5 Rivers Road Show: Mobile Boat Show

Join us at the Mobile Boat Show from Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2.  We will be downstairs in the ballroom, so stop by and say hello!  Boat show hours, prices, and events are listed on their website at http://gulfcoastshows.com/mobile/

 

Apr 2:  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.

 

Apr 4:  10am-11am;  5 Rivers StoryTime “One Hundred Hungry Ants” by Elinor J. Pinczes

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, hungry ants stop by uninvited to a picnic.

 

Apr 4:  5 Rivers Outdoor Adventure Night

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

  • 7pm-8:30pm; Mobile Bay Canoe and Kayak Club
  • 7pm-8:30pm; Mobile Bay Sierra Club

 

Apr 8:  5 Rivers Road Show: Dauphin Island Discovery Day 10am-2pm

5 Rivers is going on the road!  Stop by and say hello to us at Dauphin Island’s Discovery Day from 10am – 2pm.  Admission outside the Estuarium is free, with reduced rates for adult entrance into the Estuarium.  Discovery Day is the Dauphin Island Sea Lab's open house for the public. Once a year, the public is given a tour of our research facilities to learn about our coastal environment and the research our team is working on. Visitors will learn about the coastal ecosystem we live in and why it's important to conserve our precious and unique environment. The research vessel Alabama Discovery will also be available for tours. For more information, check out http://www.disl.org/estuarium/discoveryday/

 

April 16 – Easter Sunday – 5 Rivers will be closed, and will reopen April 17 at 8am.

 

Apr 18:  10am-11am;  5 Rivers StoryTime “There’s No Place Like Space” by Tish Rabe, from the Cat in the Hat Learning Library

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 explores outer space with the Cat in the Hat!

 

April 18:  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

 

Apr 22:  5 Rivers Road Show: Earth Day Mobile Bay, Fairhope Pier Park

5 Rivers is going on the road!  Stop by and say hello to us at the beautiful Fairhope Pier Park from 10am to 7pm.  Free admission, children’s activities, fun for the whole family!

 

Apr 22:  5 Rivers Road Show: Earth Day Eco-Expo, Graham Creek Nature Preserve, 10am-2pm.

5 Rivers is going on the road!  Stop by and say hello to us at Graham Creek Nature Preserve’s Earth Day Eco-Expo.  Free, family friendly and open to the public.  See their website at http://grahamcreekpreserve.org/events/ for details.

 

Apr 29:  Delta Woods and Water Expo!  9am-4pm

5 Rivers Delta Resource Center and the City of Spanish Fort have once again teamed up to bring all the delta has to offer to you! This free, public event will showcase not only the educational aspect of the delta, but the recreational as well. For more information, give us a call at 251-625-0814 or visit the website at http://www.deltawoodsandwatersexpo.com/

 

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 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.