Look What is Happening This Week Sept 9, 2008

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Real Estate Agent with Mentone Cabins Realty, LLC

Mentone, Fort  Payne,  Lookout  Mountain  and  Sand Mountain

September 11 Appreciation Day for First Responders Santa Fe Cattle Co. invites you to come and show your appreciation to our National Heroes.  This is and all day event honoring our Fire, Police, EMS, and Military Personnel. 256-844-9422

September 12 - 13 Family Weekend DeSoto State Park JSU Field Schools and DeSoto State Park will offer fun activities Friday night, all day Saturday and Saturday night for families who want to learn about nature together. Join JSU Dr. Jim Rayburn for fun live animal Campfire Talks Friday and  Saturday night. 256-782-5697

September 12 Wild Cave Tour Go beyond where the average tourist explores!  This 2.5 hour adventure is for those of you ready to explore on your knees, on your belly, in the mud and through tight tunnels. Adventure includes helmet, cave lamps plus a fun informative guide.  Meet at True Adventure Sports. $30 per person.  5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 256-997-9577

September 12 DeSoto State Park Campfire Talks: Frog Metamorphosis Explore how amphibians transform from a single cell to the wonderful hopping creatures we adore. Dr. Rayburn will also discuss problems faced by all animals during their development. 8 p.m. 256-845-0051

September 13 Rappelling Adventure Come experience the thrill of rappelling down the sheer sandstone gems of NE Alabama.  No previous experience necessary.  Each trip includes all the gear plus basic instruction.  $37 per person 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 256-997-9577

September 13 Woodsy Stroll Explore the trails of DeSoto State Park and hike along the Little River with Dr. Jim Rayburn. Be sure to wear appropriate footwear and clothing.  Pre-registration is required.  No Fee. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 256-782-5697

September 13 Raku Pottery Workshop Miracle Pottery & Art Gallery are inviting you to bring the entire family and experience how pottery is made. Glaze and fire your own piece of Raku pottery. Reservations required due to limited spacing. Session at 6 p.m. 256-635-6863.

September 13 DeSoto State Park Campfire Talks: Venomous Organisms of Alabama Some plants and animals really get your attention with their special lines of defense. Toxicologist Dr. James Rayburn of JSU will present this program on a variety of species that can cause pain, injury, or even death. 8 p.m. 256-845-0051

September 14 Patriot Day Enjoy Gospel singing at Sequoyah Caverns & Ellis Homestead.  800-843-5098

September 15 Extreme Night Hike This end-of-day adventure does not slow down just because it's dark.  Intended for a large group team-building exercise, this hike has a bit of bouldering, some scrambling, some spelunking, and a whole lot of required working together.  Headlamp and enthusiastic guide included. Meet at True Adventure Sports.  $18pp.  6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 256-997-9577

Mentone has much to offer!  Have fun this week!

 

Comments (1)

Gena Bolton
eXp Realty LLC | CRS, GRI, CLHMS | SoWal 30A Your Beach Awaits | - Sandestin, FL
Sandestin, Destin and South Walton 30A Real Estate

Sounds like a great month

Sep 10, 2008 09:33 AM