Enjoy these super fun events in February.
Date: February 06, 2016
Time: 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM
Chewacla State Park
124 Shell Toomer Parkway
Auburn, AL 36830
On Saturday, February 6, 2016, come take part in the Great Backyard Bird Count at Chewacla State Park. This is a free, fun and easy event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of bird populations. Bring your camera and enjoy a morning of wonderful events. Introduction to common birds, attracting birds, great migration learning game, bird hike, Great Backyard Bird Count photo posting and a whooping crane migration tutorial. While in attendance, participants are invited to count birds and report their sightings online at birdcount.org. Anyone can take part in the Great Backyard Bird Count, from beginning bird watchers to experts, and you can participate from your backyard, or anywhere in the world. While the event is free, there is a $4 parking fee per adult at Chewacla State Park. In the event of rain, this event will be canceled. For weather updates, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date: February 11 – February 13, 2016
Time: 5:30 PM until 8:00 PM
Clarion Inn and Suites
1577 S. College St
Auburn, Al 36832
This is the night for memories! Join us for our 27th Annual Daddy-Daughter Date Night. Girls, get ready to dress up and enjoy an evening of dancing, refreshments, pictures and other surprises with your Dad. Don’t miss out on the chance to win a trophy or door prizes throughout the evening. Dads – you don’t want to miss this exciting event! Three nights are available to attend this event: February 11, February 12 and Feburary 13.
Empty Bowls to Benefit the East Alabama Food Bank
Date: February 13, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Denson Drive Recreation Center
1102 Denson Drive
Opelika, Al 36801
Auburn Parks and Recreation’s Dean Road Ceramics Studio and Opelika Parks and Recreation’s Denson Drive Recreation Center will host the 3rd Annual Empty Bowls event on Saturday, February 13 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.at the Denson Drive Recreation Studio in Opelika. A minimum donation of $10 per person to the Food Bank of East Alabama entitles each ticket holder to their choice of a handmade bowl created by studio potters and a selection of soup and bread donated by local restaurants. Advance ticket purchases are encouraged. Empty Bowl tickets go on sale beginning Monday, Jan. 11 at the Dean Road Ceramics Studio, 307 South Dean Road in Auburn and Denson Drive Recreation Center, 1102 Denson Drive in Opelika. Checks may be made payable to the Food Bank of East Alabama. All proceeds from the event benefit the Food Bank of East Alabama.
Walk with a Doc
Date: February 16, 2016
Time: 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM
East Alabama Medical Center Fitness Trail
2000 Pepperell Parkway
Join doctors and other healthcare professionals from EAMC in the hospital main lobby for a few words about the benefits of physical activity, and then walk with the group on a refreshing, rejuvenating one mile walk around the EAMC Fitness Trail. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Feel free to bring friends, family and loved ones and walk as long as you like. For more information, please call (334) 528-6806.
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