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. 

On one hand, choose from boxes of fine Cured Meats, Soft and Hard Cheeses, Nuts, Sweet Bites, Gourmet Honey or Fruit Preserves, and mouthwatering Sweet Basil specialties.  There’s even a kids Mac N’ Cheese dinner for 4 little appetites.  On the other hand, choose from 3, 6, or 12 Roses, a Cosmopolitan Arrangement, boxed Chocolates, Plush Teddy Bears, or Valentine’s Balloons. 

Custom orders are welcome.  

The deadline for orders is 5pm on Wednesday, February 10.  For more details, a list of options, or to order, call the Children’s Museum at 256 - 284–7107 between 10am-5pm.  You MUST call CMS for them to receive a portion of the proceeds.   


THE UNITED WAY OF NORTHWEST ALABAMA hopes to ‘Clear the Waitlist’ of children who are waiting to be enrolled in Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, Success By 6.  Every $30 donation will enroll a child for an entire year, but ANY amount will help! To donate online, visit or call 256-764-5892 or more information.