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

 


 

Aug 6:  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.

 

Aug 15:  10am-11am:  5 Rivers StoryTime “Sweet Briar Goes To School” by Karma Wilson

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 skunk that is a bit nervous about her first day of school.  On the first day of school, no one wants to play with her at all! But soon Sweet Briar helps her classmates look beyond their noses to see just how special she is.

 

Aug 20:  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.

 

Aug 21:  Eclipse 2017 – We are open!

Wherever you are on this day, take time out to see the solar eclipse around 1:30pm!  We should have a little over 80% coverage here in south Alabama. Wear your solar eclipse glasses, and remember to never look directly at the eclipsing sun!

 

Sept 3:  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.

 

Sept 4: Labor Day: 5 Rivers Will Be Open 8am-5pm

 

Sept 5:  10am-11am:  5 Rivers StoryTime “Blue Burt and Wiggles” by Derek Anderson

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 unlikely friends that are besties even when they have to separate.

 

Sept 16: 30th Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup 8am-Noon

Show your support and concern for Alabama's waterways by participating in the 30th Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup scheduled for Saturday, September 16th from 8:00 a.m. until noon. You or your organization can make a difference by volunteering to clean up our cherished coastal area.  See http://www.alcoastalcleanup.com/  for more information on how to sign up and locations throughout the coastal counties where you can register.

 

 

Sept 17:  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.

 

Sept 19:  10am-11am:  5 Rivers StoryTime “The Three Little Gators” by Helen Ketteman

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 a toothy twist on the traditional Three Little Pigs. 

 

Sept 19-23:  67th Baldwin County Fair in Robertsdale

5 Rivers is going on the road!  Stop by and say hello to us at the Baldwin County Fair at the Baldwin County Coliseum and Arena in Robertsdale.  For information on hours and ticket pricing, visit www.baldwincofair.com

 

Oct 4-7:  14th Annual John L. Borom Birdfest: A Birding and Nature Festival

This year, the festival continues to offer more of what you love about "LA" (that's lower Alabama, in case you didn't know) with a birding & nature festival! Take expertly guided birding trips to prime spots along the Alabama Coastal Birding Trail,  plus trips on foot and by boatthat focus on more of our great outdoors. You'll see and learn more about alligators, dolphins, wildflowers, pitcher plants, pine forests, butterflies, snakes, turtles, and more. This year's BirdFest features trips, adventures, and workshops.  Register online from Aug 14 toSept 22 and view the full schedule at www.alabamacoastalbirdfest.com to make your plans.

 

Oct 3:  10am-11am; 5 Rivers StoryTime: “It Didn’t Frighten Me” by Goss and Harste

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 not being afraid, even when things seem a bit scary!

 

Oct 7:  Bird and Conservation Expo – Fairhope, 9am-4pm

Exhibits, vendors, artists, hands-on activities for all ages, live raptor demonstrations, sea creature touch tanks, and lots more!  FREE, 9am-4pm at Faulkner State Community College, Fairhope.

 

Oct 17:  10am-11am; 5 Rivers StoryTime: “Room on the Broom”  by Julia Donaldson

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 witch – because it’s almost Halloween!  The lovely lady loses some items off of her broom, and some friends help her find them.  All they want is a ride, but is there room? 

 

Oct 27:  5 Rivers Halloween Bash!  10am-4pm, Free, Family Fun!

Our favorite time of year! On Saturday, Oct 27 from 10am-4pm, we will have our FREE, family friendly Halloween celebration.  There will be crafts, music, movies, trail rides, games, $5 boat tours, food trucks, and a costume contest at 3pm.