Saturday, January 24, 2015

Special Editions: Valentine's Day in Athens-Limestone Alabama




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Athems Limestone

January 24, 2015

Special Edition: Valentine's Day Events
In and About Athens-Limestone Alabama

Hello Everyone,
This special edition is a collection of the Valentine's Day events in and around Athens-Limestone to help you and that special someone build memories.  

We have included a few family-friendly activities to consider too!

We're adding events every day to the 2015 Event Calendar - so check back frequently for more ideas of things to do.

Don't forget to check out our Recurring Happenings for those events that happen weekly or monthly throughout community including children's story times, community organization meetings, pickin' and grinnin', farmer markets, farm tours and more!

VALENTINE'S DAY IDEAS

2015 Events - If you have an event you would like posted on our website, send information to teresa@VisitAthensAL.com or


Jan 31st -- Valentine Craft & Vendor Show Days Inn Banquet Room 1322 U.S. Highway 72E, Athens, AL  Shop a variety of vendors for your Valentine gifts from 10:00AM-3:00PM.   Door prizes, free admission.   For more information: 256-698-8127

Jan 31st -- The Flashbacks Dinner Show  Yesterday's Event Center 15631 Brownsferry Road, Athens, AL   Come enjoy the sounds of The Flashbacks performing your favorites from the 70's and 80's.  Complete county dinner available including drink and dessert for $9.95.  Show admission is $15.00 and E-mail reservation is required.  All seats reserved and not attended are subject to a fee of 50% of the ticket price if not cancelled with notice 48-hours prior to show and will be billed to reserving individual. Doors open at 6:00PM, dinner available from 6:00PM-7:00PM, showtime 7:00PM. To reserve your seats:  info@yesterdaysevents.com

Jan 31st -- Ticket Deadline for Heart and Soul: 2015 Valentine Dinner  The Bridge 1627 South Hine Street, Athens, AL  Enjoy an evening of fine cuisine featuring a 4-course meal catered by Arabellas' Cakes and Catering, music and a relaxing atmosphere.  Tickets are $25.00 and purchase deadlline is January 31st.  To purchase tickets: 256-777-4613

Feb 5th -- Deadline for Feb 10th Painting Pizazz   Alabama Center for the Arts Room 208, 133 2nd Avenue NE, Decatur AL  Join Calhoun Community College Continuing Education Instructor, Robin Locke, for an evening of acrylic painting on February 10th from 6:00PM-8:30PM.  Couples will paint on two separate canvas and make one image.  Individual painters will complete the image on one canvas.  Beginner to advance painters welcome. Pre-registration is required.  Course Code: CEI 714  Cost: $35.00 for singles, $65.00 for couples (includes all supplies).   To register for this course or for more information, contact: dbass@calhoun.edu or 256-260-2462. 

 
Feb 6th - 7th -- Love & Respect Video Conference  First Baptist Church 201 East Hobbs Street, Athens, AL  Friday, from 6:30PM-10PM and Saturday, from 8:45AM-1:45PM; come 30 minutes early to pickup Conference materials. Conference provides resources to the married, divorced, separated, dating and single. Men and women will learn how to resolve conflict, dealing with the negative reactions (the crazy cycle). They will also learn how to motivate each other by meeting each other's need (the energizing cycle). Even those who feel hopeless in their relationships will gain understanding on how to handle an indifferent or unresponsive partner (the rewarded cycle).  Early Bird Special through January 26-$15.00, After January 26-$20.00  Contact Doug Walker 256-232-6571 To register: loveandrespect.com/events/details/1517

 Feb 7th -- Sweet Life!  Dessert Comedy Theatre  Emmanuel Baptist Church 1917 U.S. Highway 72W, Athens, AL  Enjoy clean comedy, great music and a yummy dessert.  Doors open at 6:00PM; Event starts at 7:00PM.  Tickets are $10.00 in advance; $15.00 at the door; $40.00 per family.  Free childer for ages birth through 7 years; reservation required.   More information: 256-232-6193 or www.ebcathens.com 

Feb 7th -- Spirit of Athens Chocolate Walk 12:00pm to 5:00pm in downtown Athens, AL.  Join participating retailers and sample a variety of chocolate goodies.  Fee to participate. Limit 100 tickets. For more information 256-232-9040
Feb 13th -- Valentine's Dinner with Hickory Barn BBQ  Hickory Barn Barbecue 12250 U.S. Highway 72, Athens, AL  Enjoy an elegant evening with candlelight, three-course meal and live acoustic music starting at 6:00PM. Course 1: Stuffed Ravioli with Marinara for dipping; Course 2: Grilled Steak Medallions & Grilled Chicken Breast, Baked Potato, House Salad, Breadsticks; Course 3:  Chocolate Blackout Cake with Strawberries.  Reservations Required: 256-262-4460
Feb 14th -- Family Tree Scrapbooks: From One Generation To The Next Athens-Limestone Public Library  603 South Jefferson Street, Athens, AL     The Library will help with scrapbooking supplies, Family Tree Software and the printing - Grandparents, parents and kids need to bring the pictures, stories and creative energies to bring their Family Tree Scrapbook to life!  The event is free but registration is required.  For more details or to sign up your family, call the Athens-Limestone Public Library: Kelli McLemore 256-232-1233

 
Feb 14th -- Valentine's Dinner with Hickory Barn BBQ  Hickory Barn Barbecue 12250 U.S. Highway 72, Athens, AL  Enjoy an elegant evening with candlelight, three-course meal and live acoustic music starting at 6:00PM. Course 1: Stuffed Ravioli with Marinara for dipping; Course 2: Grilled Steak Medallions & Grilled Chicken Breast, Baked Potato, House Salad, Breadsticks; Course 3:  Chocolate Blackout Cake with Strawberries.  Reservations Required: 256-262-4460

Feb 14th -- Magic In Your Heart Limestone County Event Center 114 West Pryor Street, Athens, AL  Join Mission Athens for a night of entertainment and dinner while supporting the efforts of Mission Athens from 7:00PM-9:00PM.  Entertainment provided by Johnny Diesel.  Tickets $35.00, VIP Table $280.00. For tickets call: 256-777-9456, email: missionathensal@gmail.com or mail: Mission Athens c/o T. Griffin 1119 East Pryor Street, Athens, AL 35611

Feb 14th -- Valentine's Parents Night Out  The Clubhouse Indoor Playground  905 S Clinton Street, Athens, AL  Give yourself and child a treat on Valentine's with a reservation from 6:00-10:00PM.  Cost is $20.00 per child and includes pizza and drink.  Reservation required: 256-444-2761

Feb 14th -- Valentine's Date Getaway  Joe Wheeler State Park  4403 McLean Drive, Rogersville, AL  Plan a special getaway with room for 1 night, seafood buffet for 2, bottles of wine available for purchase for $20.00.  Cost is $109.00 plus tax.  Reservation required: 256-247-5461

Feb 14th -- Have A Heart Day  Sci-Quest 1435 Paramount Drive, Huntsville, AL  Join Sci-Quest and celebrate Valentine's Day the geeky way - learning all about the heart from 10:00AM-4:00PM.  Make a fun heart necklace, see a real dissection of sheep and cow hearts, learn about heart healthy exercises and more.  LifeSouth Blood Drive from 10:00AM-2:00PM.  For more information: 256-837-0606 or www.sci-quest.org


Want to see what events are coming to Athens-Limestone in 2015?
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Quick Links



Athens-Limestone Visitors Center
100 North Beaty Street
Athens, AL 35611
256-232-5411
Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:30 pm

Find lodging, dining, attraction and event information at our website www.VisitAthensAL.com


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