THE UNA PERCUSSION PROGRAM is excited to bring back the “Dynamic Duos” concert on Tuesday, March 9 at 7:30pm in Norton Auditorium.  This concert presents a wide variety of works for percussion duo. This year’s concert includes 3 world premieres, including two by UNA Student Composers Matt Ma…

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THE UNA PERCUSSION PROGRAM is excited to bring back the “Dynamic Duos” concert on Tuesday, March 9 at 7:30pm in Norton Auditorium.  This concert presents a wide variety of works for percussion duo. This year’s concert includes 3 world premieres, including two by UNA Student Composers Matt Ma…

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PHIL CAMPBELL - Northwest-Shoals Community College’s (NW-SCC) Music Department will hold The Sound of Musicals concert on Thursday, March 4 and Monday, March 8 at 7pm in the Lou B. Bevill Center on the NW-SCC Phil Campbell Campus.   

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A LOCAL BLACK HISTORY EXHIBIT is on display at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library through March 1.  Visit the library during February and see a historical photo exhibition of local families from the library’s archives.

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FLORENCE – Calling all artists! Arts Alive is northwest Alabama’s premiere visual arts festival, and is accepting submissions for the juried show in beautiful Florence, Alabama on May 15-16.

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MONTGOMERY –  Alabama will observe the state’s 10th Annual Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday this weekend Friday,-Sunday, February 26-28.   Last week’s reminder should impress upon all of us the need to be prepared in all seasons.  

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COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY OF NORTHWEST ALABAMA, Gerald Williams Cooperative Garden Program - Free vegetable garden supplies to help qualifying local residents wishing to grow their own gardens.

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CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF THE SHOALS presents Valentine’s Day Charcuterie and Flowers to go! - The event is sponsored by Sweet Basil Cafe and Kaleidoscope Florist & Designs which will donate a percentage of each order to the Children’s Museum. 

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TUSCUMBIA – The Tennessee Valley Museum of Art (TVMA) is hosting art exhibitions by two prominent Southern Black artists, Michi Meko and Lynthia Edwards, as well as displaying artwork by Charlie Lucas and Kerrigan Casey.  

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MILK OR WHITE CHOCOLATE COVERED STRAWBERRIES for Sale - $20 dozen, $13 1/2 dozen (picked up), $25 dozen, $18 1/2 dozen (delivered in Shoals area). To order call 931-252-8841. 

MUSCLE SHOALS - Northwest-Shoals Community College’s Student Support Services will provide a Virtual University Transfer Day on Thursday, February 4 for NW-SCC students interested in transferring credits to ten partnering universities. 

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FLORENCE – The Florence Indian Mound Museum is seeking volunteers for the Shoals Chapter of the Thousand Eyes Program. The program trains volunteers to assist archaeologists by helping to monitor archaeological sites in the Shoals for looting and vandalism. Thousands of Native American objec…

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