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Huntsville Photographic Society Exhibition

Arts & Culture [NOTE - dates and hours may vary based on the event schedule of the VBC. The dates and times shown here is the normal operating schedule.] Downtown Dazzle and other Delights! A photographic print show not to be missed. Go see! Two outstanding HPS photographers are currently exhibiting their work in the Arts Huntsville - Huntsville Photographic Society gallery section, located at the VBC. Prints by Emily Saile and Walt Tyszka are there. The gallery is located in the hallway between the Concert Hall and the Arts Huntsville office at the VBC, Among her several beautiful and exquisitely composed pictures, Emily has her popular “Downtown Dazzle” featuring notable Huntsville buildings depicted in a photo montage. Walt Tyszka a long-time photographer of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, has several large impressive prints of the entire orchestra on-stage, along with thoughtful and sensitive portraits of some of the orchestra musicians posed with their instruments. The show will continue at leas… Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, March 30, 2020.

CANCELED - Spring Break Biome Camp

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 4-7), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 4-7, will enjoy songs, books, crafts, games, Live Animal Presentations, snacks, and various activities all related to the biome of the day. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Wetlands; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Arctic; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Desert; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Oceans; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Forests; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, March 30, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Camp: Plants Rock!

Kids & Family For children ages 6 to 13 (Grades K – 6) Instructor: Misty Hertzig Your child can come all week or you can pick your days. Each day will have its own theme and set of activities that teach about the amazing world of plants and will include indoor and outdoor activities along with some free time throughout the day. Campers will also get to take part in the other events taking place in the Garden, providing it is age-appropriate. Sign up for one day or for the whole week. COST Garden Member: $50/day or $200/week Non-Member: $60/day or $250/week Early drop-off starting at 7:30 a.m. $5/day per child or $20/week. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, March 30, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Engineering Camp 2020

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 8-12), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 8-12, will jump into the world of engineering with a different type of engineering project each day and games that enhance their understanding of engineering. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Civil Engineering; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Chemical Engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Bioengineering; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Electrical engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Aerospace Engineering; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199 for the week. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, March 30, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Kid's Spring Academy at Topgolf

Sports The Topgolf Kids Spring Academy is three days of non-stop entertainment and learning that kids will love. This program includes all the components that make up the great game of golf. From chipping, putting and taking full swings, to rules and etiquette, kids will learn everything they need to know to improve their game. Each Academy is designed and taught by our professional golf instructors from Topgolf Coach in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Spring Academy is staffed with a low student-to-instructor ratio to ensure each Junior Golfer receives in-depth, hands-on attention while he or she develops a winning golf swing. Register your child(ren) today! The camp is for kids ages 6-12 y/o. Venue/ Attraction: Topgolf Huntsville. Cost: Early Bird Rate $99 / After Feb. 2nd $119. Event Web Link: http://bit.ly/HSVSpringAcademy2020. Facebook Event Web Link: https://business.facebook.com/events/187767082623836/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, March 30, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Day of Play

Kids & Family Cost: FREE for Members or with General Admission. Everyone needs a Day of Play! Individuals and families are welcome to come and try their hand at a variety of games and activities. How far can you make the marble run? Want to try a game of Woodland Croquet? Use your wits to see how fast you can put together the puzzle! Visit the Museum for a fun come-and-go event for children and adults from 10 am - 3 pm. There will be something for all ages! Be sure to mark your calendar for the other Day of Play dates: Monday, March 30 Thursday, April 2. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: Free for Members or with General Admission. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, March 30, 2020, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Drive In Comedy Show (G-rated)

Live Entertainment Drive in and tune in your radio!!  Giggles, goofs and plenty of dad jokes!  The drive through show will last about 10 minutes! Free and fun for all! Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, March 30, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - National Crayon Day

Kids & Family Unplug and color with us! Channel your inner-child on National Crayon Day. Drop in anytime and create your own crayon masterpiece. Crayons and coloring pages will be provided, but feel free to bring your own! This event is for all ages. Venue/ Attraction: Cavalry Hill Branch Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/4036529. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

Huntsville Photographic Society Exhibition

Arts & Culture [NOTE - dates and hours may vary based on the event schedule of the VBC. The dates and times shown here is the normal operating schedule.] Downtown Dazzle and other Delights! A photographic print show not to be missed. Go see! Two outstanding HPS photographers are currently exhibiting their work in the Arts Huntsville - Huntsville Photographic Society gallery section, located at the VBC. Prints by Emily Saile and Walt Tyszka are there. The gallery is located in the hallway between the Concert Hall and the Arts Huntsville office at the VBC, Among her several beautiful and exquisitely composed pictures, Emily has her popular “Downtown Dazzle” featuring notable Huntsville buildings depicted in a photo montage. Walt Tyszka a long-time photographer of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, has several large impressive prints of the entire orchestra on-stage, along with thoughtful and sensitive portraits of some of the orchestra musicians posed with their instruments. The show will continue at leas… Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

CANCELED - Spring Break Biome Camp

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 4-7), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 4-7, will enjoy songs, books, crafts, games, Live Animal Presentations, snacks, and various activities all related to the biome of the day. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Wetlands; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Arctic; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Desert; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Oceans; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Forests; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Camp: Plants Rock!

Kids & Family For children ages 6 to 13 (Grades K – 6) Instructor: Misty Hertzig Your child can come all week or you can pick your days. Each day will have its own theme and set of activities that teach about the amazing world of plants and will include indoor and outdoor activities along with some free time throughout the day. Campers will also get to take part in the other events taking place in the Garden, providing it is age-appropriate. Sign up for one day or for the whole week. COST Garden Member: $50/day or $200/week Non-Member: $60/day or $250/week Early drop-off starting at 7:30 a.m. $5/day per child or $20/week. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Engineering Camp 2020

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 8-12), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 8-12, will jump into the world of engineering with a different type of engineering project each day and games that enhance their understanding of engineering. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Civil Engineering; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Chemical Engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Bioengineering; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Electrical engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Aerospace Engineering; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199 for the week. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Kid's Spring Academy at Topgolf

Sports The Topgolf Kids Spring Academy is three days of non-stop entertainment and learning that kids will love. This program includes all the components that make up the great game of golf. From chipping, putting and taking full swings, to rules and etiquette, kids will learn everything they need to know to improve their game. Each Academy is designed and taught by our professional golf instructors from Topgolf Coach in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Spring Academy is staffed with a low student-to-instructor ratio to ensure each Junior Golfer receives in-depth, hands-on attention while he or she develops a winning golf swing. Register your child(ren) today! The camp is for kids ages 6-12 y/o. Venue/ Attraction: Topgolf Huntsville. Cost: Early Bird Rate $99 / After Feb. 2nd $119. Event Web Link: http://bit.ly/HSVSpringAcademy2020. Facebook Event Web Link: https://business.facebook.com/events/187767082623836/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Fun

Kids & Family Spend some of your Spring Break in Huntsville enjoying nature at Hays Nature Preserve! Drop in to the natural playground at Hays Nature Preserve any time between 10:00am and 1:00pm to do a nature activity with us on Tuesday, March 31, Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2. Nature activities include: March 31 - Hummingbirds Theme April 1 - Spring Nature Signs Scavenger Hunt April 2 - Bird Treat Tree Trail This event is FREE for children of all ages with their favorite available adult. Clothes that can get dirty are suggested. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2982386541824966/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2982386541824966/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

CANCELED - Raptor Show

Kids & Family The Southeastern Raptor Center from the Auburn School of Veterinary Medicine is bringing their popular show back to the Garden during Spring Break. This all-ages program is a great opportunity to experience live raptors up-close while learning about their natural history and vital ecological roles. The shows feature a selection of the Center's raptor ambassadors and may include owls, falcons, hawks, kites, vultures, and eagles. These raptor ambassadors have all been deemed non-releasable and permanently reside at the center. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/event/beaks-barks/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2526153707607197/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

CANCELED - Tuesdays at 2

Arts & Culture Join us in the Historic Park to learn about a historic craft or chore. You may be able to try your hand at it! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: included with admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Game Night

Social Events Bring your friends and your favorite game enjoy beer and board games at Straight to Ale. Board & Brew will be on site with great games for all ages available to rent (everything from classic family games to niche strategy games). Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Drive In Comedy Show (G-rated)

Live Entertainment Drive in and tune in your radio!!  Giggles, goofs and plenty of dad jokes!  The drive through show will last about 10 minutes! Free and fun for all! Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Free Spring Break Soccer Clinic

Sports Join us for some FREE soccer fun during Spring Break! March 31-April 2, 2020 , 6:00-7:30 PM , FREE for 3-Day Camp , Merrimack Fields 3/4 (Tues-Wed) and Merrimack Turf 12 (Thurs) , Boys and Girls Ages 7-14 (Open to the Public) , Register at NASCcamps.com. Venue/ Attraction: Merrimack Turf Field. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

CANCELED - A Talk with Two Lindas

Social Events Join New York Times bestselling authors Linda Howard and Linda Jones for a question and answer session and to learn more about their new book, After Sundown, on the night of its release date. Copies of the book will be available for sale from Snail on the Wall. Authors will be signing books after the discussion. Venue/ Attraction: Downtown Huntsville Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/4076272. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/498537234107439/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Beginner Chinese

Arts & Culture This FREE Continuing Education class, sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Alabama A&M University, will teach the basics of the Mandarin Chinese language, with an emphasis on spoken language and conversation. Participants will learn proper "tone" usage, essential vocabulary, simple sentences, common expressions and everyday greetings. Registration is required. Participants must be 18 years or older. No text book is required. Materials will be provided. To register, send an email to odees@aamu.edu or call 256.372.5753 *Class size is limited*. Venue/ Attraction: Alabama A&M. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

CANCELED - Intermediate Screen Printing

Arts & Culture Learn screen preparation, registration, and printing techniques for multiple-color images on t-shirts. For more information and to register, visit http://greenpeapress.com/workshops/intermediate-screen-printing. Venue/ Attraction: Green Pea Press Screen Printing Shop. Cost: $100. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

No Boundaries 5K Training Program

Runs & Walks Program Start: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Program Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 PM at Fleet Feet Goal Race: Cookie Dash 5k Program Fee: $100 (excluding race fee) Description: No Boundaries is a beginner 5K (3.1 miles) training program designed for people who are currently inactive or new to running and walking. It is a nationally organized and recognized program, offered at Fleet Feet stores across the country. While the focus is on beginners, all levels of walkers and runners are welcome. The program, like Fleet Feet, is all-inclusive. It knows no shape, size or speed. This 10 week training program includes weekly training sessions, informational newsletters, daily training schedule and educational clinics. Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Cost: $100. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

CANCELED - R&B Vibes Live Featuring Dani, Justice Strong DMR Soul, Humble

Live Music Join us for some Live Music with vocals from Dani, Justice Strong, and DMR Soul. Come enjoy some good vibes from our very own local talent that you don't want to miss! Doors open at 7pm $7 at the door. Venue/ Attraction: SideTracks Music Hall. Cost: $7. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

CANCELED - The Koffin Kats

Live Music Witness the long awaited return of one of the best rock and roll bands you’ve ever seen, The Koffin Kats!!! Along with them that night will be everyone’s favorite psycho-band, The Go-Go Killers, with other Huntsville local Savant Harde opening the night!!! Venue/ Attraction: Shagnasty's Grubbery and Pour House. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Trivia Night

Social Events Join us every Tuesday night for our Free Trivia Night at 7pm. Enjoy $5 beer and wine Play for a chance to wine a prize given to the top 3 teams. We can't wait to see you on Trivia Tuesdays. Venue/ Attraction: Pane e Vino. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Trivia Tuesdays with Fire&Spice

Free Events Come check out our new weekly general Trivia game with Fire & Spice every Taco Tuesdays! This event will be in support of Madison Friends of the Library and just by playing you will be supporting your local library. See you there! Venue/ Attraction: Fractal Brewing Project. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

CANCELED - EDM PARTY - featuring DJ KEAZ

Free Events Come out and rage with us, get yourself some 2 dollar tequila shots, and meet some of the most interesting people Huntsville has to offer! As always you’re 4 resident Dj’s are; Otto Keaz Subwolfer EzBake We also welcome rotating selections so you never know who might pop up on stage! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 8:00 PM – Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 12:00 AM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Biome Camp

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 4-7), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 4-7, will enjoy songs, books, crafts, games, Live Animal Presentations, snacks, and various activities all related to the biome of the day. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Wetlands; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Arctic; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Desert; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Oceans; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Forests; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Camp: Plants Rock!

Kids & Family For children ages 6 to 13 (Grades K – 6) Instructor: Misty Hertzig Your child can come all week or you can pick your days. Each day will have its own theme and set of activities that teach about the amazing world of plants and will include indoor and outdoor activities along with some free time throughout the day. Campers will also get to take part in the other events taking place in the Garden, providing it is age-appropriate. Sign up for one day or for the whole week. COST Garden Member: $50/day or $200/week Non-Member: $60/day or $250/week Early drop-off starting at 7:30 a.m. $5/day per child or $20/week. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Engineering Camp 2020

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 8-12), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 8-12, will jump into the world of engineering with a different type of engineering project each day and games that enhance their understanding of engineering. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Civil Engineering; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Chemical Engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Bioengineering; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Electrical engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Aerospace Engineering; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199 for the week. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Kid's Spring Academy at Topgolf

Sports The Topgolf Kids Spring Academy is three days of non-stop entertainment and learning that kids will love. This program includes all the components that make up the great game of golf. From chipping, putting and taking full swings, to rules and etiquette, kids will learn everything they need to know to improve their game. Each Academy is designed and taught by our professional golf instructors from Topgolf Coach in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Spring Academy is staffed with a low student-to-instructor ratio to ensure each Junior Golfer receives in-depth, hands-on attention while he or she develops a winning golf swing. Register your child(ren) today! The camp is for kids ages 6-12 y/o. Venue/ Attraction: Topgolf Huntsville. Cost: Early Bird Rate $99 / After Feb. 2nd $119. Event Web Link: http://bit.ly/HSVSpringAcademy2020. Facebook Event Web Link: https://business.facebook.com/events/187767082623836/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Fun

Kids & Family Spend some of your Spring Break in Huntsville enjoying nature at Hays Nature Preserve! Drop in to the natural playground at Hays Nature Preserve any time between 10:00am and 1:00pm to do a nature activity with us on Tuesday, March 31, Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2. Nature activities include: March 31 - Hummingbirds Theme April 1 - Spring Nature Signs Scavenger Hunt April 2 - Bird Treat Tree Trail This event is FREE for children of all ages with their favorite available adult. Clothes that can get dirty are suggested. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2982386541824966/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2982386541824966/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Drive In Comedy Show (G-rated)

Live Entertainment Drive in and tune in your radio!!  Giggles, goofs and plenty of dad jokes!  The drive through show will last about 10 minutes! Free and fun for all! Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Free Spring Break Soccer Clinic

Sports Join us for some FREE soccer fun during Spring Break! March 31-April 2, 2020 , 6:00-7:30 PM , FREE for 3-Day Camp , Merrimack Fields 3/4 (Tues-Wed) and Merrimack Turf 12 (Thurs) , Boys and Girls Ages 7-14 (Open to the Public) , Register at NASCcamps.com. Venue/ Attraction: Merrimack Turf Field. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Beyond Beginner Series: Chinese for Travelers

Arts & Culture This FREE 12-session Continuing Education class, sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Alabama A&M University, will focus on phrases and vocabulary useful for travel. Some basic knowledge of the Mandarin language is required. Registration is required. Participants must be 18 years or older. No textbook is required. Materials will be provided. To register, send an email to odees@aamu.edu or call 256.372.5753 *Class size is limited*. Venue/ Attraction: Alabama A&M. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

CANCELED - Bluegrass Jam

Social Events Live bluegrass music by local musicians. Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Speakeasy. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Moe's BBQ Downtown!

Social Events It's a Southern Soul Food Revival with BrainBlast Trivia every Hump Day! Enjoy great food in a super cool atmosphere, while testing your knowledge with friends and family! Prizes for the top three teams, and always free to play! Venue/ Attraction: Moe's Original BBQ Downtown. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Biome Camp

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 4-7), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 4-7, will enjoy songs, books, crafts, games, Live Animal Presentations, snacks, and various activities all related to the biome of the day. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Wetlands; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Arctic; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Desert; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Oceans; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Forests; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Camp: Plants Rock!

Kids & Family For children ages 6 to 13 (Grades K – 6) Instructor: Misty Hertzig Your child can come all week or you can pick your days. Each day will have its own theme and set of activities that teach about the amazing world of plants and will include indoor and outdoor activities along with some free time throughout the day. Campers will also get to take part in the other events taking place in the Garden, providing it is age-appropriate. Sign up for one day or for the whole week. COST Garden Member: $50/day or $200/week Non-Member: $60/day or $250/week Early drop-off starting at 7:30 a.m. $5/day per child or $20/week. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Engineering Camp 2020

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 8-12), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 8-12, will jump into the world of engineering with a different type of engineering project each day and games that enhance their understanding of engineering. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Civil Engineering; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Chemical Engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Bioengineering; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Electrical engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Aerospace Engineering; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199 for the week. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Day of Play

Kids & Family Cost: FREE for Members or with General Admission. Everyone needs a Day of Play! Individuals and families are welcome to come and try their hand at a variety of games and activities. How far can you make the marble run? Want to try a game of Woodland Croquet? Use your wits to see how fast you can put together the puzzle! Visit the Museum for a fun come-and-go event for children and adults from 10 am - 3 pm. There will be something for all ages! Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Fun

Kids & Family Spend some of your Spring Break in Huntsville enjoying nature at Hays Nature Preserve! Drop in to the natural playground at Hays Nature Preserve any time between 10:00am and 1:00pm to do a nature activity with us on Tuesday, March 31, Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2. Nature activities include: March 31 - Hummingbirds Theme April 1 - Spring Nature Signs Scavenger Hunt April 2 - Bird Treat Tree Trail This event is FREE for children of all ages with their favorite available adult. Clothes that can get dirty are suggested. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2982386541824966/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2982386541824966/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

CANCELED - Biergarten - Canceled

Free Events Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration on Thursdays from March 12th through November 19th for the German Biergarten, featuring authentic German cuisine. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with imported and domestic beers and delicious wines from the German region. It’s family-friendly and leashed dogs are welcome on our Apollo Terrace and in Apollo Courtyard.** Admission is free, and food and beverages are available for purchase. To support our local community, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is featuring a nonprofit organization each week, and a portion of food sales that evening will be donated to the organization. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

CANCELED - $5 After 5pm

Downtown Huntsville Join us Thursday evenings from 5p-8p, when admission to the Huntsville Museum of Art is only $5.  For your added enjoyment, a glass of wine will be available for $5! Additionally, every 1st Thursday enjoy Docent-led tours at no extra cost. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Event Web Link: https://hsvmuseum.org/5-after-5p/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Living Room Vinyl Thursdays at Stovehouse

Free Events Thursday evenings (6-9pm) we gather on the Leisure Lawn (or the Booth in bad weather) for fine food, cocktails, & the nostalgic scratch of great songs on record. We'll drag out the whole dang living room and spin classic records for ya from stage! Guests welcome to dig through the bin and chose a tune or two. Genres be damned! Dancing be encouraged! Free event • See you there! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Drive In Comedy Show (G-rated)

Live Entertainment Drive in and tune in your radio!!  Giggles, goofs and plenty of dad jokes!  The drive through show will last about 10 minutes! Free and fun for all! Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Free Spring Break Soccer Clinic

Sports Join us for some FREE soccer fun during Spring Break! March 31-April 2, 2020 , 6:00-7:30 PM , FREE for 3-Day Camp , Merrimack Fields 3/4 (Tues-Wed) and Merrimack Turf 12 (Thurs) , Boys and Girls Ages 7-14 (Open to the Public) , Register at NASCcamps.com. Venue/ Attraction: Merrimack Turf Field. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

No Boundaries 5K Training Program

Runs & Walks Program Start: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Program Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 PM at Fleet Feet Goal Race: Cookie Dash 5k Program Fee: $100 (excluding race fee) Description: No Boundaries is a beginner 5K (3.1 miles) training program designed for people who are currently inactive or new to running and walking. It is a nationally organized and recognized program, offered at Fleet Feet stores across the country. While the focus is on beginners, all levels of walkers and runners are welcome. The program, like Fleet Feet, is all-inclusive. It knows no shape, size or speed. This 10 week training program includes weekly training sessions, informational newsletters, daily training schedule and educational clinics. Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Cost: $100. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

CANCELED - Thursday Night Swing

Social Events Come swing dance with us every Thursday night at Lowe Mill A&E in the Flying Monkey Theatre. Each week, we teach a variety of levels of classes in: Charleston, Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Balboa, and even Blues. It’s fun, relaxed, and you’re never required to have a partner! After lessons, we open up the floor for an hour and half of social dancing and practice time to the tunes of some of the best swing DJs in town. Our beginner and core classes start at 7:30 PM, then we open up the floor at 8:30 PM for social dancing. More info at: www.swinghuntsville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: $10 general, $5 students & 1st time, $5 dance only. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 2, 2020, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

CANCELED - ZimSculpt

Arts & Culture Based in Harare, ZimSculpt is a family-run business that represents approximately 250 world-renowned sculptors and young apprentices from all over Zimbabwe. Their award-winning exhibition has been touring since 2000 and boasts the largest collection of Shona sculpture in Zimbabwe. Over 100 large sculptures will be on display in the Garden. Guests can visit a marketplace where stone sculptures are sold along with other African art and jewelry. With over 300 pieces ranging in size from handheld to tabletop and price points to fit every budget, there’s something for everyone. Sculptors will provide daily demonstrations to show guests their techniques – and maybe let them try it out for themselves! This exhibit is FREE with Garden membership or admission. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Free with Garden Admission. Event Web Link: https://hsvbg.org/event/zimsculpt/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 3, 2020 – Sunday, May 31, 2020.

CANCELED - Spring Break Biome Camp

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 4-7), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 4-7, will enjoy songs, books, crafts, games, Live Animal Presentations, snacks, and various activities all related to the biome of the day. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Wetlands; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Arctic; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Desert; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Oceans; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Forests; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 3, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Camp: Plants Rock!

Kids & Family For children ages 6 to 13 (Grades K – 6) Instructor: Misty Hertzig Your child can come all week or you can pick your days. Each day will have its own theme and set of activities that teach about the amazing world of plants and will include indoor and outdoor activities along with some free time throughout the day. Campers will also get to take part in the other events taking place in the Garden, providing it is age-appropriate. Sign up for one day or for the whole week. COST Garden Member: $50/day or $200/week Non-Member: $60/day or $250/week Early drop-off starting at 7:30 a.m. $5/day per child or $20/week. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 3, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Spring Break Engineering Camp 2020

Kids & Family Min/Max: 14/25 participants Registration Deadline: March 20 Cost: $199 per Child (Ages 8-12), $10 discount with Membership. Participants, ages 8-12, will jump into the world of engineering with a different type of engineering project each day and games that enhance their understanding of engineering. Lunch and snacks are included. Schedule: · Day 1: Civil Engineering; Hotdog and sides · Day 2: Chemical Engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 3: Bioengineering; Chicken Nuggets and sides · Day 4: Electrical engineering; Boxed Lunch from Nature's Table · Day 5: Aerospace Engineering; Pizza and sides. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Cost: $199 for the week. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 3, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Sip and Pour

Arts & Culture For students 21+ who want to learn paint pouring and relax. A spirited pour painting class where you can learn how to do a dirty pour (or two) with an adult beverage. It is BYOB, and works as a great date night or a girls’ night out. If you aren’t a drinker, you are more than welcome. Supplies will be furnished by the instructor. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 55.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 3, 2020, 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Alabama Spring Skies

Arts & Culture Enjoy a guided tour of the night sky visible from the Huntsville area for the upcoming month including stars, constellations, planets, deep sky objects, related mythological stories and updates of current astronomical discoveries. Learn about the spring night sky and the various objects that are visible at this time of year in this live and interactive presentation. Your personal tour guide to the cosmos will teach you to navigate through the sky and highlight constellations, planets and even some deep sky objects such as galaxies and nebulae. This presentation is great for all ages and is a traditional planetarium experience with a modern kick. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 3, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Spring Guided Hike Series: Monte Sano History Hike

Outdoors (4 hours / Difficult / 5 miles) Historian Bruce Martin will lead you down Alms House to historic Three Caves Quarry where you’ll learn more . From three, take in the views of Monte Sano on Water Line, Wagon, and High Trail as you travel to the remnants of the Monte Sano Hotel Baths built in 1887. Location: Monte Sano Nature Preserve (Bankhead Trailhead) – 2442 Bankhead Parkway, Huntsville, AL 35801 These FREE hikes offer natural beauty and exercise for the entire family but donations to help preserve green space are accepted! RESERVATION IS REQUIRED at landtrustnal.org/hikes. Space is limited. Please register by 5 PM on Friday before weekend hikes. The Land Trust office is closed on Saturdays & Sundays. Please call 256-534-5263 or email questions@landtrustnal.org if you need additional information. You don’t need fancy equipment! However, we do recommend: long pants and comfortable shoes with good tread bottled water hiking sticks trail snacks and a camera to capture the experience ​Dogs welco… Venue/ Attraction: Monte Sano Nature Preserve - Bankhead Trailhead. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.landtrustnal.org/hikes/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

CANCELED - Yoga in the Garden

Wellness & Education Instructor: Christine Worshester Enjoy the peace of the Garden while doing yoga. These are standalone classes so you can come for one or all. Please bring comfortable workout clothing and your yoga mat. Classes will be held outdoors, weather permitting. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Garden Members: $15 Non-Members: $25. Event Web Link: https://hsvbg.org/event/yoga-at-the-garden-6/2020-04-04/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Paint Pouring I

Arts & Culture xplore paint pouring, also known as fluid art, with this four-session course. We will be exploring one acrylic pour techniques per week in the course. You will get to take one paintings home each week. Supplies Stretched Canvas 4-5 acrylic paints Aluminum roasting pan Alternatively, you can pay $25 to your instructor for supplies for the class. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 70.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

BoardGame Lovers Event

Free Events Bring your family & friends and we'll supply great board games to play at Pelta Games, Studio 1063, Door#2 @ Lowe Mill. FREE EVENT- Fun for ALL- win PRIZES like Pins, Game Art & T-shirts for Game winners! More here: https://bit.ly/2KUPdpu. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 12:00 PM.

Paint Pouring II

Arts & Culture Explore paint pouring, also known as fluid art, with this 4-session course. We will be exploring two acrylic pour techniques per week in the course. You will get to take two paintings home each week. Supplies Stretched Canvas 4-5 acrylic paints Aluminum roasting pan Alternatively, you can pay $25 to your instructor for supplies for the class. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 80.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Wellness & Education Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Arts & Culture Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Coding Through Jewelry

Arts & Culture Whether you’re a kid or an adult, you are never too young or too old to learn how to use coding to make jewelry. We will cover Morse Code bracelets in class, and you will receive instructions to make ASCII and Binary Code bracelets at home. Supplies for Morse Code bracelets will be furnished and are included in the fee. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 55.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Huntsville’s Historic Lowry House Interactivity Ghost Hunt & Paranormal Investigation

Social Events Join TV Personality , Paranormal investigator & Psychic Medium Lesley Ann Hyde as she leads her Team the Southern Ghost Girls Tours  on a Historic Interactive Paranormal Investigation. You will be provided equipment and led by the Team! One of the Most Significant Homes in Alabama to have a Civil War History. The Home Holds a Sad Love Story that Ended In Tragedy for the Occupants in the Home that has led to the Lady in White Apparation being seen many times in the front Bedroom. Investigate to see if she is still lingering there. The Home was also part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War where many women,  men and families were hidden from  harms way as they escaped the atrocities of Slavery. There have been many sightings and noises in the house that could be the Spirits of those desperate souls. Other strange things have also happened and it is said that there are several bodies buried on the grounds of the property in unmarked graves. Join the interactive Investigation using State of the Art P… Venue/ Attraction: The Historic Lowry House. Cost: 30.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

CANCELED - DawgHaus at Open Bottle

Live Music Live music from DawgHaus! Venue/ Attraction: The Open Bottle. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM.

CANCELED - The Choir Of Man

Downtown Huntsville NEW DATE: Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 8pm. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Event Web Link: https://broadwaytheatreleague.org/choir-of-man/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 4, 2020, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

CANCELED - Sunday Jazz LunchBrunch at Stovehouse feat. Josh Couts & Friends

Live Music Every Sunday, we gather on the Leisure Lawn (or inside The Booth in case of rain & cold) to recharge before the week ramps up. Let Mazzara's Italian Kitchen Kamado Ramen Oh, crêpe Fresko Grille Taqueria El Cazador at Stovehouse & Pourhouse Huntsville do the cooking & drink concocting while you relax. We'll have music by Huntsville jazz favorite Josh Couts, The Josh Couts Quartet (and whichever awesome friends he brings along). Can't wait to hang with ya! *** FAQ *** Music 12-3pm (restaurants open around 11am, bar open at 10am) Free Kid friendly Lawn games: Foot Pool, Bocce Ball, Hula Hoops, Cornhole, your imagination ... Dogs, cats and pet reptiles should stay home and rest y'all. Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 5, 2020, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Wellness & Education Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 5, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Spring Guided Hike Series: Wildflower Senior Stroll

Outdoors (2 hours / Easy / 1.5 mile) Enjoy a relaxed pace down Wildflower Trail with Botanist Lynne Weninegar as your guide. Lynne will make frequent stops to identify and discuss the many spring wildflowers newly in bloom along the trail. Location: Monte Sano Nature Preserve (Wildflower Trailhead) – 500 Cleermont Drive, Huntsville, AL 35801 These FREE hikes offer natural beauty and exercise for the entire family but donations to help preserve green space are accepted! RESERVATION IS REQUIRED at landtrustnal.org/hikes. Space is limited. Please register by 5 PM on Friday before weekend hikes. The Land Trust office is closed on Saturdays & Sundays. Please call 256-534-5263 or email questions@landtrustnal.org if you need additional information. You don’t need fancy equipment! However, we do recommend: long pants and comfortable shoes with good tread bottled water hiking sticks trail snacks and a camera to capture the experience ​Dogs welcome, but must be on leads. In case of rain, hikes may be cancelled.… Venue/ Attraction: Monte Sano Nature Preserve - Wildflower Trailhead. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.landtrustnal.org/hikes/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 5, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Arts & Culture Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 5, 2020, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Song Sessions at Stovehouse

Live Music Join us Sunday evenings as songwriters share songs & stories from the intimate Canteen or Shed stages at Stovehouse. Each show features an open-stage-style lineup of aspiring young artists, seasoned writers and a featured performer / host. Sign up on-site. Be part of our passionate audience ... a nurturing community that serves as a springboard for new writers, a proving ground for new tunes, and as a support and networking group for artists and fans alike. Each evening features a featured performer / host, along with about 15 artists who sign up to perform the day of the event. Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 5, 2020, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

CANCELED - BACKYARD JAM SUNDAY'S with Barry Billings

Downtown Huntsville Barry Billings is a Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter from Muscle Shoals. Join us every Sunday as he invites local talent for a songwriter's showcase! Grab a bite, have a drink, and rock out with us! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Cost: Free! Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 5, 2020, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

CANCELED - Walk@Lunch

Free Events Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama’s National Walk@Lunch Day is designed to complement—not compete with—your busy lifestyle. Created to improve personal health and decrease healthcare costs for employers and employees, National Walk@Lunch Day is the start of your new daily walking routine, helping you to improve your health – step by step. Walk@Lunch will take place in Big Spring Park and have numerous health related vendors providing information, samples and demonstrations along the scenic walk around the lake! Venue/ Attraction: Big Spring Park. Is the event free? Healthy Huntsville & Free. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/161912624776704/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

Tuesdays at 2

Arts & Culture Join us in the Historic Park to learn about a historic craft or chore. You may be able to try your hand at it! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: included with admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Game Night

Social Events Bring your friends and your favorite game enjoy beer and board games at Straight to Ale. Board & Brew will be on site with great games for all ages available to rent (everything from classic family games to niche strategy games). Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

CANCELED - Double Helix Dash

Runs & Walks The Double Helix Dash is a 5K and 1-mile fun run hosted by the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. Proceeds benefit childhood genetic disorders research at HudsonAlpha. The race begins and ends on Genome Way in front of HudsonAlpha and winds through McMillian Park’s distinctive double helix path. Venue/ Attraction: HudsonAlpha. Cost: 10-40. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

Beginner Chinese

Arts & Culture This FREE Continuing Education class, sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Alabama A&M University, will teach the basics of the Mandarin Chinese language, with an emphasis on spoken language and conversation. Participants will learn proper "tone" usage, essential vocabulary, simple sentences, common expressions and everyday greetings. Registration is required. Participants must be 18 years or older. No text book is required. Materials will be provided. To register, send an email to odees@aamu.edu or call 256.372.5753 *Class size is limited*. Venue/ Attraction: Alabama A&M. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

No Boundaries 5K Training Program

Runs & Walks Program Start: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Program Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 PM at Fleet Feet Goal Race: Cookie Dash 5k Program Fee: $100 (excluding race fee) Description: No Boundaries is a beginner 5K (3.1 miles) training program designed for people who are currently inactive or new to running and walking. It is a nationally organized and recognized program, offered at Fleet Feet stores across the country. While the focus is on beginners, all levels of walkers and runners are welcome. The program, like Fleet Feet, is all-inclusive. It knows no shape, size or speed. This 10 week training program includes weekly training sessions, informational newsletters, daily training schedule and educational clinics. Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Cost: $100. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Trivia Night

Social Events Join us every Tuesday night for our Free Trivia Night at 7pm. Enjoy $5 beer and wine Play for a chance to wine a prize given to the top 3 teams. We can't wait to see you on Trivia Tuesdays. Venue/ Attraction: Pane e Vino. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Trivia Tuesdays with Fire&Spice

Free Events Come check out our new weekly general Trivia game with Fire & Spice every Taco Tuesdays! This event will be in support of Madison Friends of the Library and just by playing you will be supporting your local library. See you there! Venue/ Attraction: Fractal Brewing Project. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

EDM PARTY - featuring DJ KEAZ

Free Events Come out and rage with us, get yourself some 2 dollar tequila shots, and meet some of the most interesting people Huntsville has to offer! As always you’re 4 resident Dj’s are; Otto Keaz Subwolfer EzBake We also welcome rotating selections so you never know who might pop up on stage! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 8:00 PM – Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 12:00 AM.

Beyond Beginner Series: Chinese for Travelers

Arts & Culture This FREE 12-session Continuing Education class, sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Alabama A&M University, will focus on phrases and vocabulary useful for travel. Some basic knowledge of the Mandarin language is required. Registration is required. Participants must be 18 years or older. No textbook is required. Materials will be provided. To register, send an email to odees@aamu.edu or call 256.372.5753 *Class size is limited*. Venue/ Attraction: Alabama A&M. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Moe's BBQ Downtown!

Social Events It's a Southern Soul Food Revival with BrainBlast Trivia every Hump Day! Enjoy great food in a super cool atmosphere, while testing your knowledge with friends and family! Prizes for the top three teams, and always free to play! Venue/ Attraction: Moe's Original BBQ Downtown. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Branding on Social Media Lunch & Learn

Join Move Digital Group for this Lunch & Learn social media training course. Learning from the experts: Hilary Dunham of Mint Julip Marketplace understands how to brand her business, and herself as a business owner. She’ll share her approach to branding. Venue/ Attraction: Redstone Federal Credit Union - Wynn Drive. Cost: $60. Event Web Link: https://movedigitalgroup.com/social-media-training-courses/. Company: Move Digital Group. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 9, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit movedigitalgroup.com.

Biergarten

Free Events Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration on Thursdays from March 12th through November 19th for the German Biergarten, featuring authentic German cuisine. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with imported and domestic beers and delicious wines from the German region. It’s family-friendly and leashed dogs are welcome on our Apollo Terrace and in Apollo Courtyard.** Admission is free, and food and beverages are available for purchase. To support our local community, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is featuring a nonprofit organization each week, and a portion of food sales that evening will be donated to the organization. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 9, 2020, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

$5 After 5pm

Downtown Huntsville Join us Thursday evenings from 5p-8p, when admission to the Huntsville Museum of Art is only $5.  For your added enjoyment, a glass of wine will be available for $5! Additionally, every 1st Thursday enjoy Docent-led tours at no extra cost. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Event Web Link: https://hsvmuseum.org/5-after-5p/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 9, 2020, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Living Room Vinyl Thursdays at Stovehouse

Free Events Thursday evenings (6-9pm) we gather on the Leisure Lawn (or the Booth in bad weather) for fine food, cocktails, & the nostalgic scratch of great songs on record. We'll drag out the whole dang living room and spin classic records for ya from stage! Guests welcome to dig through the bin and chose a tune or two. Genres be damned! Dancing be encouraged! Free event • See you there! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 9, 2020, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

No Boundaries 5K Training Program

Runs & Walks Program Start: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Program Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 PM at Fleet Feet Goal Race: Cookie Dash 5k Program Fee: $100 (excluding race fee) Description: No Boundaries is a beginner 5K (3.1 miles) training program designed for people who are currently inactive or new to running and walking. It is a nationally organized and recognized program, offered at Fleet Feet stores across the country. While the focus is on beginners, all levels of walkers and runners are welcome. The program, like Fleet Feet, is all-inclusive. It knows no shape, size or speed. This 10 week training program includes weekly training sessions, informational newsletters, daily training schedule and educational clinics. Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Cost: $100. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 9, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Thursday Night Swing

Social Events Come swing dance with us every Thursday night at Lowe Mill A&E in the Flying Monkey Theatre. Each week, we teach a variety of levels of classes in: Charleston, Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Balboa, and even Blues. It’s fun, relaxed, and you’re never required to have a partner! After lessons, we open up the floor for an hour and half of social dancing and practice time to the tunes of some of the best swing DJs in town. Our beginner and core classes start at 7:30 PM, then we open up the floor at 8:30 PM for social dancing. More info at: www.swinghuntsville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: $10 general, $5 students & 1st time, $5 dance only. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 9, 2020, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 9, 2020, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Huntsville Pet Expo

Downtown Huntsville PLAY + SHOP + LEARN + ADOPT All indoor and air-conditioned event is a woofing, chirping, and meowing good time for the whole family! Four-legged friends can receive ""spa treatments"" from local groomers, sample delicious treats, and try on the latest in furry fashions; their humans will enjoy interacting with top trainers and learning pet-care tips from animal welfare organizations. Rounding out the list of activities is an agility demonstration, pet talent and costume shows, and an exciting pet/owner look-alike contest! All well-behaved pets are welcome, as long as they’re on a fixed lead (or in a carrier) and have proof of age-appropriate rabies vaccines. See you at the show! Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center South Hall. Cost: $3-5. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 10, 2020 – Saturday, April 11, 2020.

CANCELED - Literary Trails - Children's Book & Exploring Club

Free Events Enjoy one of our favorite books with us and a themed nature activity afterward on the second Friday of the month at Hays Nature Preserve. Literary Trails takes place from 10am - 11am. Each month will be a different nature theme, with the activities being announced here before the event. FREE for children of all ages with their favorite available adult. Meet at the Education Building near the front of Hays Nature Preserve. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2748876415339694/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2748876415339694/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 10, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Park & Bass 8 Glow Flow

Downtown Huntsville Friday March 20th  we're all gonna Get our EDM FIX one more time and have a little fun ��. Bring ur glow sticks, hoops and poi!! Bring ur pets, friends and family as this is a FREE ALL AGES function ☺ Come get down to the sounds of the underground. We begin at 4pm. All ages welcome. Venue/ Attraction: Big Spring Park East. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 10, 2020, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Sip and Pour

Arts & Culture For students 21+ who want to learn paint pouring and relax. A spirited pour painting class where you can learn how to do a dirty pour (or two) with an adult beverage. It is BYOB, and works as a great date night or a girls’ night out. If you aren’t a drinker, you are more than welcome. Supplies will be furnished by the instructor. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 55.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 10, 2020, 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Cinderella & More

Live Entertainment Just three performances for this lovely show. The clock is ticking… Come meet Cinderella and her stepsisters, the fairies who bring Cinderella’s gown, tiara, etc. and of course Prince Charming. After intermission, our dancers will present new pieces entitled Helen Keller, Smile and Cerise, while our Liturgical Company will dance The Messiah. Join us at Lee High School’s Mainstage Theatre, April 10-11, 2020. Performances are scheduled for 10 April – 7:00 PM; 11 April at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM. Tickets are $20 for adults; $14 for children (10 & under) or $16 for Seniors/Military/Students. Tickets are available on line at http://www.alabamayouthballet.org/ and at the door. Venue/ Attraction: Lee High School Theatre. Cost: $20 adults; $16 Seniors/Military/Students; $14 Children. Event Web Link: http://www.alabamayouthballet.org/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/aybtheatre/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 10, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

CANCELED - Ricky j Taylor & the Live Roots in Concert!

Live Music Tangled String Studios is proud to announce Huntsville's own Ricky j Taylor and the Live Roots on April 10th! The concert starts at 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:15.) Tickets are $23. Don’t miss Ricky and his full six-piece ensemble as they celebrate the release of their second album! Come join us for an intimate evening with Ricky j Taylor and the Live Roots at our premiere listening room. Feel free to bring your beverage of choice! Venue/ Attraction: Tangled String Studios. Cost: $23. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 10, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Homegrown Comedy

Live Entertainment Homegrown Comedy is back at Straight to Ale's Speakeasy featuring a fantastic lineup of local and regional comics! Tickets are only $5 at the door. Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Cost: $5 at the door. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 10, 2020, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM.

Spring Guided Hike Series: Deep into Alum Hollow Hike

Outdoors (3 hours / Difficult / 6 miles) Dive deep into Alum Hollow on South Green Mountain. Land Trust Board Member Mike Dalen will start out on top and hike down Talus Trail to the valley floor, exploring several nooks and crannies on the way back out. Bring water & snacks. Location: Green Mountain Nature Preserve (Alum Hollow Trailhead) – 13800 S Shawdee Rd SE, Huntsville, AL 35803 These FREE hikes offer natural beauty and exercise for the entire family but donations to help preserve green space are accepted! RESERVATION IS REQUIRED at landtrustnal.org/hikes. Space is limited. Please register by 5 PM on Friday before weekend hikes. The Land Trust office is closed on Saturdays & Sundays. Please call 256-534-5263 or email questions@landtrustnal.org if you need additional information. You don’t need fancy equipment! However, we do recommend: long pants and comfortable shoes with good tread bottled water hiking sticks trail snacks and a camera to capture the experience ​Dogs welcome, but must be on lead… Venue/ Attraction: Green Mountian Nature Preserve - Alum Hollow Trail. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.landtrustnal.org/hikes/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Bunny Bonanza Member Event

Kids & Family Spend a fun-filled morning outdoors with your little bunnies! Thousands of treat-stuffed eggs will be available for four separate hunts (schedule coming soon). We'll also have music, games, crafts, face painting, and refreshments. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Event Web Link: https://hsvbg.org/event/bunny-bonanza-member-event/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Paint Pouring I

Arts & Culture xplore paint pouring, also known as fluid art, with this four-session course. We will be exploring one acrylic pour techniques per week in the course. You will get to take one paintings home each week. Supplies Stretched Canvas 4-5 acrylic paints Aluminum roasting pan Alternatively, you can pay $25 to your instructor for supplies for the class. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 70.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Battle of the Buffalo Round

Fundraisers Battle of the Buffalo is an annual outdoor festival put on by the brothers of the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity in honor of a brother that passed away from leukemia in 2007. At the festival, you will find many of the most popular restaurants from the Huntsville area competing in a wing cook off competition, in hopes to be crowned for having the best chicken wing in the Tennessee River Valley. When you buy a ticket to this year's event, you will be given 2 POUNDS of wings, along with a drink, and have access to live music all day, many local business selling their own items, and family fun for all ages, including a kid zone with a wide variety of yard games! This year's event will also feature a 5K run sponsored by Fleet Feet. More information on this year's event, or our story, can be found at battleofthebuffalo.org . Venue/ Attraction: Big Spring Park. Cost: $15. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

BoardGame Lovers Event

Free Events Bring your family & friends and we'll supply great board games to play at Pelta Games, Studio 1063, Door#2 @ Lowe Mill. FREE EVENT- Fun for ALL- win PRIZES like Pins, Game Art & T-shirts for Game winners! More here: https://bit.ly/2KUPdpu. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 12:00 PM.

Paint Pouring II

Arts & Culture Explore paint pouring, also known as fluid art, with this 4-session course. We will be exploring two acrylic pour techniques per week in the course. You will get to take two paintings home each week. Supplies Stretched Canvas 4-5 acrylic paints Aluminum roasting pan Alternatively, you can pay $25 to your instructor for supplies for the class. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 80.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Wellness & Education Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

CANCELED - Cinderella & More

Live Entertainment Just three performances for this lovely show. The clock is ticking… Come meet Cinderella and her stepsisters, the fairies who bring Cinderella’s gown, tiara, etc. and of course Prince Charming. After intermission, our dancers will present new pieces entitled Helen Keller, Smile and Cerise, while our Liturgical Company will dance The Messiah. Join us at Lee High School’s Mainstage Theatre, April 10-11, 2020. Performances are scheduled for 10 April – 7:00 PM; 11 April at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM. Tickets are $20 for adults; $14 for children (10 & under) or $16 for Seniors/Military/Students. Tickets are available on line at http://www.alabamayouthballet.org/ and at the door. Venue/ Attraction: Lee High School Theatre. Cost: $20 adults; $16 Seniors/Military/Students; $14 Children. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Arts & Culture Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Coding Through Jewelry

Arts & Culture Whether you’re a kid or an adult, you are never too young or too old to learn how to use coding to make jewelry. We will cover Morse Code bracelets in class, and you will receive instructions to make ASCII and Binary Code bracelets at home. Supplies for Morse Code bracelets will be furnished and are included in the fee. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 55.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

CANCELED - Cinderella & More

Live Entertainment Just three performances for this lovely show. The clock is ticking… Come meet Cinderella and her stepsisters, the fairies who bring Cinderella’s gown, tiara, etc. and of course Prince Charming. After intermission, our dancers will present new pieces entitled Helen Keller, Smile and Cerise, while our Liturgical Company will dance The Messiah. Join us at Lee High School’s Mainstage Theatre, April 10-11, 2020. Performances are scheduled for 10 April – 7:00 PM; 11 April at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM. Tickets are $20 for adults; $14 for children (10 & under) or $16 for Seniors/Military/Students. Tickets are available on line at http://www.alabamayouthballet.org/ and at the door. Venue/ Attraction: Lee High School Theatre. Cost: $20 adults; $16 Seniors/Military/Students; $14 Children. Event Web Link: http://www.alabamayouthballet.org/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/aybtheatre/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Chase Rice

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 11, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 12, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

CANCELED - Sunday Jazz LunchBrunch at Stovehouse feat. Josh Couts & Friends

Live Music Every Sunday, we gather on the Leisure Lawn (or inside The Booth in case of rain & cold) to recharge before the week ramps up. Let Mazzara's Italian Kitchen Kamado Ramen Oh, crêpe Fresko Grille Taqueria El Cazador at Stovehouse & Pourhouse Huntsville do the cooking & drink concocting while you relax. We'll have music by Huntsville jazz favorite Josh Couts, The Josh Couts Quartet (and whichever awesome friends he brings along). Can't wait to hang with ya! *** FAQ *** Music 12-3pm (restaurants open around 11am, bar open at 10am) Free Kid friendly Lawn games: Foot Pool, Bocce Ball, Hula Hoops, Cornhole, your imagination ... Dogs, cats and pet reptiles should stay home and rest y'all. Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 12, 2020, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Wellness & Education Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 12, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Arts & Culture Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 12, 2020, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Song Sessions at Stovehouse

Live Music Join us Sunday evenings as songwriters share songs & stories from the intimate Canteen or Shed stages at Stovehouse. Each show features an open-stage-style lineup of aspiring young artists, seasoned writers and a featured performer / host. Sign up on-site. Be part of our passionate audience ... a nurturing community that serves as a springboard for new writers, a proving ground for new tunes, and as a support and networking group for artists and fans alike. Each evening features a featured performer / host, along with about 15 artists who sign up to perform the day of the event. Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 12, 2020, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

BACKYARD JAM SUNDAY'S with Barry Billings

Downtown Huntsville Barry Billings is a Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter from Muscle Shoals. Join us every Sunday as he invites local talent for a songwriter's showcase! Grab a bite, have a drink, and rock out with us! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Cost: Free! Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 12, 2020, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, April 13, 2020.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, April 13, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Theory of a Deadman

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, April 13, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Gettin' Dirty at the Library

Outdoors Join us for monthly talks on a number of gardening topics, presented by a rotating group of speakers. Gettin’ Dirty at the Library is presented by the Limestone County Extension Office and Limestone County Master Gardeners. All classes are free, no registration required. February 11: Are You “FIT” for Gardening? presented by Carol Wood March 10: Wetland Ecosystems presented by Karen Malone April 14: The Benefits of Earthworms presented by Charles Hancock May 12: Culinary & Medicinal Uses of Herbs presented by Kipp Irland June 9: Managing Invasive Plants presented by Andy Baril July 14: Pruning: Why, When & How presented by Chris Becker August 11: Seed Saving & Seed Swap presented by Taylor Reeder September 8: Preparing a Fall Garden presented by Jay Moorer October 13: Native Azaleas presented by Doug Chapman November 10: Hummingbirds presented by Melissa Kirkendall. Venue/ Attraction: Athens-Limestone County Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Tuesdays at 2

Arts & Culture Join us in the Historic Park to learn about a historic craft or chore. You may be able to try your hand at it! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: included with admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Game Night

Social Events Bring your friends and your favorite game enjoy beer and board games at Straight to Ale. Board & Brew will be on site with great games for all ages available to rent (everything from classic family games to niche strategy games). Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Beginner Chinese

Arts & Culture This FREE Continuing Education class, sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Alabama A&M University, will teach the basics of the Mandarin Chinese language, with an emphasis on spoken language and conversation. Participants will learn proper "tone" usage, essential vocabulary, simple sentences, common expressions and everyday greetings. Registration is required. Participants must be 18 years or older. No text book is required. Materials will be provided. To register, send an email to odees@aamu.edu or call 256.372.5753 *Class size is limited*. Venue/ Attraction: Alabama A&M. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

No Boundaries 5K Training Program

Runs & Walks Program Start: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Program Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 PM at Fleet Feet Goal Race: Cookie Dash 5k Program Fee: $100 (excluding race fee) Description: No Boundaries is a beginner 5K (3.1 miles) training program designed for people who are currently inactive or new to running and walking. It is a nationally organized and recognized program, offered at Fleet Feet stores across the country. While the focus is on beginners, all levels of walkers and runners are welcome. The program, like Fleet Feet, is all-inclusive. It knows no shape, size or speed. This 10 week training program includes weekly training sessions, informational newsletters, daily training schedule and educational clinics. Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Cost: $100. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Trivia Night

Social Events Join us every Tuesday night for our Free Trivia Night at 7pm. Enjoy $5 beer and wine Play for a chance to wine a prize given to the top 3 teams. We can't wait to see you on Trivia Tuesdays. Venue/ Attraction: Pane e Vino. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Trivia Tuesdays with Fire&Spice

Free Events Come check out our new weekly general Trivia game with Fire & Spice every Taco Tuesdays! This event will be in support of Madison Friends of the Library and just by playing you will be supporting your local library. See you there! Venue/ Attraction: Fractal Brewing Project. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Victor Wooten featuring the Wooten Brothers

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

EDM PARTY - featuring DJ KEAZ

Free Events Come out and rage with us, get yourself some 2 dollar tequila shots, and meet some of the most interesting people Huntsville has to offer! As always you’re 4 resident Dj’s are; Otto Keaz Subwolfer EzBake We also welcome rotating selections so you never know who might pop up on stage! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 8:00 PM – Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 12:00 AM.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 15, 2020.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Beyond Beginner Series: Chinese for Travelers

Arts & Culture This FREE 12-session Continuing Education class, sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Alabama A&M University, will focus on phrases and vocabulary useful for travel. Some basic knowledge of the Mandarin language is required. Registration is required. Participants must be 18 years or older. No textbook is required. Materials will be provided. To register, send an email to odees@aamu.edu or call 256.372.5753 *Class size is limited*. Venue/ Attraction: Alabama A&M. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Moe's BBQ Downtown!

Social Events It's a Southern Soul Food Revival with BrainBlast Trivia every Hump Day! Enjoy great food in a super cool atmosphere, while testing your knowledge with friends and family! Prizes for the top three teams, and always free to play! Venue/ Attraction: Moe's Original BBQ Downtown. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

2020 Spring Plant Sale: Member Sale

Social Events Join the Huntsville Botanical Garden and the Garden Guild for the 33rd annual Spring Plant Sale and Earth Day 50th Anniversary Celebration! Not only will you find a huge selection of plants, including hard-to-find native and new horticulture species, the Spring Plant Sale is also a great opportunity to learn from on-hand plant professionals. These dedicated individuals are passionate about sharing their knowledge so that you can make your own garden thrive. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://hsvbg.org/event/spring-plant-sale-2020-04-17/2020-04-18/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Voices of Our Times: P. Allen Smith

Downtown Huntsville Television host, Garden Designer, Conservationist Lunch, Talk and Book Signing Thursday, April 16, 2020 Loretta Spencer Hall Welcome Cocktails and Canapes 11:15 a.m. Lunch, Talk and Book Signing 12-1:30 p.m. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: Members $100 | Non-members $130. Event Web Link: https://hsvmuseum.org/p-allen-smith-april-16-2020/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Voices of Our Times- P. Allen Smith

Arts & Culture This annual series brings people of note from the areas of the arts, academia, publishing, politics and more to the Huntsville Museum of Art for candid, in-depth discussions and presentations. P. Allen Smith, often described as one of America’s most talented garden designers, is the product of five generations of southern nurserymen. Part of Smith’s life mission is to share his knowledge and enthusiasm for design and beauty. To date, he is the author of six bestselling books, host and producer of one of PBS’s most successful and award-winning television shows, he runs a media enterprise focused on garden design and health, he is a speaker at many of the country’s important architectural and historic homes and opens his own home to the public each Spring and Fall. He is often quoted in national publications and was a regular garden contributor on the Today Show and Good Morning America. Smith’s work has been featured in the New York Times, The Washington Post, Architectural Digest, People Magazine, Elle Dec… Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: Members: $100 Non-members: $130. Event Web Link: https://hsvmuseum.org/p-allen-smith-april-16-2020/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 11:15 AM – 1:30 PM.

Biergarten

Free Events Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration on Thursdays from March 12th through November 19th for the German Biergarten, featuring authentic German cuisine. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with imported and domestic beers and delicious wines from the German region. It’s family-friendly and leashed dogs are welcome on our Apollo Terrace and in Apollo Courtyard.** Admission is free, and food and beverages are available for purchase. To support our local community, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is featuring a nonprofit organization each week, and a portion of food sales that evening will be donated to the organization. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

$5 After 5pm

Downtown Huntsville Join us Thursday evenings from 5p-8p, when admission to the Huntsville Museum of Art is only $5.  For your added enjoyment, a glass of wine will be available for $5! Additionally, every 1st Thursday enjoy Docent-led tours at no extra cost. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Event Web Link: https://hsvmuseum.org/5-after-5p/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Living Room Vinyl Thursdays at Stovehouse

Free Events Thursday evenings (6-9pm) we gather on the Leisure Lawn (or the Booth in bad weather) for fine food, cocktails, & the nostalgic scratch of great songs on record. We'll drag out the whole dang living room and spin classic records for ya from stage! Guests welcome to dig through the bin and chose a tune or two. Genres be damned! Dancing be encouraged! Free event • See you there! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Fleet Feet Spring Fling Fun Run

Runs & Walks Bring in the warmer weather with a Spring Fling Fun Run at Fleet Feet Huntsville! 3 or 5 mile options. Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Is the event free? Yes. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

No Boundaries 5K Training Program

Runs & Walks Program Start: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Program Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 PM at Fleet Feet Goal Race: Cookie Dash 5k Program Fee: $100 (excluding race fee) Description: No Boundaries is a beginner 5K (3.1 miles) training program designed for people who are currently inactive or new to running and walking. It is a nationally organized and recognized program, offered at Fleet Feet stores across the country. While the focus is on beginners, all levels of walkers and runners are welcome. The program, like Fleet Feet, is all-inclusive. It knows no shape, size or speed. This 10 week training program includes weekly training sessions, informational newsletters, daily training schedule and educational clinics. Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Cost: $100. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Thursday Night Swing

Social Events Come swing dance with us every Thursday night at Lowe Mill A&E in the Flying Monkey Theatre. Each week, we teach a variety of levels of classes in: Charleston, Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Balboa, and even Blues. It’s fun, relaxed, and you’re never required to have a partner! After lessons, we open up the floor for an hour and half of social dancing and practice time to the tunes of some of the best swing DJs in town. Our beginner and core classes start at 7:30 PM, then we open up the floor at 8:30 PM for social dancing. More info at: www.swinghuntsville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: $10 general, $5 students & 1st time, $5 dance only. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Collective Soul

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, April 16, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Toastmasters District 77 Annual Conference

Social Events Embrace Change and Elevate to the Next Level.  Join us for 2 Days of Speech Contests, Educational Workshops, prizes and fun. Special Guest: Ramona Smith, Toastmaster’s 2018 World Champion of Public Speaking. Venue/ Attraction: Holiday Inn - Research Park. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020 – Saturday, April 18, 2020.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

CANCELED - Concerts on the Dock: Free Range & Silver Fern

Live Music This year marks our 12th annual Concerts on the Dock and it is sure to live up to it’s longevity! Our mission is to bring all who attend the best in local, regional and national acts they simply would not see anywhere else in town and provide those acts with a gracious built in audience hungry for the next big thing. We can’t make this happen without YOU, so bring friends, family, picnics, and pets on a leash to Huntsville’s most accessible concert series and join us under the water tower for 8 weeks in the Spring and 8 weeks in the Fall! Concerts on the Dock are always free to attend though we do charge $5 for parking on property. Please carpool! Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: $5 Parking. Event Web Link: https://lowemill.art/concerts-on-the-dock/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Technical Fridays - Free Soccer Training

Sports Registration information is online: NASCcamps.com Technical Fridays are FREE Community Outreach Soccer Training Opportunities for 7-13 year old boys and girls in North Alabama sponsored by North Alabama SC. The training sessions will focus on the technical aspects of the game (Dribbling, Passing, Shooting, Finishing, Receiving, and FUN Small-Sided Games). March - 6th, 13th, 20th and April - 17th Time: 6-7:30PM Merrimack Turf  Field #12 (3217 Ivy Ave SW) across the street from Milton Frank Stadium. , 7-13 Year Old Boys and Girls (OPEN TO THE PUBLIC) , Provide Additional Opportunities for ALL players to Improve their Soccer Technical Abilities and Agility. , Passing, Receiving/Trapping, Shooting/Finishing, Dribbling, Ball Mastery, Juggling. FUN Small Sided Games! Bring his/her own ball, shin guards, and water Come ready to work hard and have FUN! Must sign up/to attend EACH week's scheduled session by Wednesday. Venue/ Attraction: Merrimack Turf Field. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Crescen-Dough All Star Auction

Fundraisers 47 Years of Knocking it Out of the Park! The Crescen-Dough Auction is a fun-filled evening of bidding, socializing, and dining organized by the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra Guild to support the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra and music education. The Auction has been held annually in April since 1973. Advanced reservations are required to attend. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center North Hall. Cost: $85/person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM.

CANCELED - Huntsville Ballet presents Peter Pan

Live Entertainment Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Mon, 9 Sep 2019 at 10:00 AM. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Event Web Link: https://www.huntsvilleballet.org/spring. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Dwight Yoakam

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Cocktails & Cosmos: Earth

Arts & Culture Sip a specialty, space-themed cocktail and enjoy a discussion on astronomical topics such as exoplanets, spacecraft missions, black holes, or other obscure topics appropriate for an adult audience. Science and humor included! April 17, Cocktails & Cosmos: Earth During Earth Week this year, we’re hosting an event dedicated to the protection of our planet. The first Earth Day was in 1970, and since then it has been credited with setting in motion the modern environmental movement and driving the passage of several landmark environmental laws. In spite of all the progress made, we’re still fighting an uphill battle. Let’s talk about the earth and how we can take better care of her every day. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, April 17, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

2020 Spring Plant Sale

Social Events Join the Huntsville Botanical Garden and the Garden Guild for the 33rd annual Spring Plant Sale and Earth Day 50th Anniversary Celebration! Not only will you find a huge selection of plants, including hard-to-find native and new horticulture species, the Spring Plant Sale is also a great opportunity to learn from on-hand plant professionals. These dedicated individuals are passionate about sharing their knowledge so that you can make your own garden thrive. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020.

Mustang Mud Run 5k

Fundraisers A family friendly 5k mud run with obstacles. We even agave a 1K Lil Muddy Run for ages 6-11.     Join us at Madison Academy!  Http://www.mustangmudrun.com. Venue/ Attraction: Madison Academy. Cost: $50. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

2020 Huntsville Heart Walk

Wellness & Education The 2020 Huntsville Heart Walk is set for Saturday, April 18th in Downtown Huntsville. Get #heartwalking and join us to #movemore. Walk in honor of someone you love or create a team and join the fight against the #1 and #5 killer of all Americans, heart disease and stroke. The Huntsville Heart Walk will honor survivors of cardiovascular disease and stroke in our community. There will be activities including a kids area, CPR Demo, Healthy Food Area, and blood pressure screenings. Leashed pets are welcome! Venue/ Attraction: Downtown Huntsville Square. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Then and Now: New Hope's Annual Quilt Show

Fundraisers Join us for New Hope's 7th Annual Then and Now Quilt Show! The quilts will be shown at 5 locations: Elizabeth Carpenter Public Library, New Hope City Hall, New Hope Methodist Church, and 2 local homes. Tickets are $5.00 (includes entry to the bed turning and all locations). A quilt will be raffled off. Raffle tickets are $1.00 each. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Friends of the Elizabeth Carpenter Library of New Hope. Venue/ Attraction: Elizabeth Carpenter Public Library of New Hope. Cost: 5.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Spring Guided Hike Series: Fanning and Jones Valley Loop Hike at Blevins Gap

Outdoors (2 hours / Moderate to Difficult / 2 miles) Enjoy a good uphill walk with Rick Rodriguez along some of the newer Blevins Gap Trails. We’ll enjoy the beautiful flora along Jones Valley Trail as we make our way up towards the top of Huntsville Mountain. Rick has adopted and cares for both the Fanning and Stevenson trails on this part of the preserve and will give you plenty of insight on what makes this area so unique. Location: Blevins Gap Nature Preserve (Fanning Trailhead) – 275 Cecil Ashburn Drive (behind SE Church of the Nazarene), Huntsville, AL 35802 These FREE hikes offer natural beauty and exercise for the entire family but donations to help preserve green space are accepted! RESERVATION IS REQUIRED at landtrustnal.org/hikes. Space is limited. Please register by 5 PM on Friday before weekend hikes. The Land Trust office is closed on Saturdays & Sundays. Please call 256-534-5263 or email questions@landtrustnal.org if you need additional information. You don’t need fancy equipment! However, we do… Venue/ Attraction: Blevins Gap Nature Preserve - Fanning Trailhead. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.landtrustnal.org/hikes/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

2020 Walk for Autism Huntsville/Madison County

Runs & Walks The Walk for Autism AL events are held in various locations around the state. They are hosted by volunteers to celebrate individuals with autism, meet new friends, educate about autism services and build a better community for all.  Registration for the 2020 Walk for Autism - Huntsville/Madison County is $25 and includes a t-shirt, raffle tickets, lunch and refreshments.  Family friendly event with activities for kids! Resource fair, arts & crafts, games and emergency vehicles. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville High School. Cost: $25. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Earth Day At Hays Nature Preserve

Kids & Family Earth Day at Hays Nature Preserve is fun for the whole family and it's all FREE. Come check out more than 80 earth-friendly exhibitors with informative displays & demonstrations on Saturday, April 18 from 10am-2pm. It's the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day this year! Watch for more details on all the fun coming soon, including times for butterfly releases, early morning yoga with Big Happy Yoga and the birding hikes schedule. Also please note, the Hays Nature Preserve Playground will be closed to the public April 16 and 17 to prepare for Earth Day.  Entrance gates will be closed April 17. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Art on the Lake- Guntersville

Arts & Culture The 59th Annual Art on the Lake at Guntersville Rec Center (Corner of Sunset Drive & Highway 69) is proud to offer a great selection of paintings, sculpture, photography, needlecrafts, wood crafts, jewelry and more for sale! April 18th and 19th. Open 10 am – 5 pm Saturday and 10 am –4 pm Sunday. Enjoy games and activities for the young and old, Great food and home baked desserts! Admission is $2.00 for ages 13 and up; children under 12 accompanied by an adult-FREE.. For more information, visit our website @ www.artonthelake-guntersville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Guntersville Parks & Recreational Center. Cost: $2 for ages 13 and older. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Paint Pouring I

Arts & Culture xplore paint pouring, also known as fluid art, with this four-session course. We will be exploring one acrylic pour techniques per week in the course. You will get to take one paintings home each week. Supplies Stretched Canvas 4-5 acrylic paints Aluminum roasting pan Alternatively, you can pay $25 to your instructor for supplies for the class. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 70.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Car Boot Sale

Free Events Back by popular demand, the Car Boot Sale returns to Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment from April – June and August – October! Come shop from a variety of vendors set up on our East Field Parking Lot to sell gently used items out of the “boot” of their car. Based on the ridiculously popular British model, this event is a mobile outdoor flea market. Browse a huge selection of antiques, jewelry, vintage and casual clothing, 90’s CDs, cartoon lunch boxes, furniture, tools, and original artwork. This year we are inviting farmers and growers as well. If you are seeking a unique or one of a kind item you can’t seem to find anywhere else, chances are you will find it here. Come haggle with local sellers and get the deal you have been hunting for ages! The event will take place on the third Saturday of every month from April – June & August – October. Please read the Rules and Regulations before purchasing a vendor spot. Apply to vend at lowemill.art/vend! Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: http://lowemill.art/events/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Earth Day 2020

Outdoors 50th Earth Day Festival and Farmer’s Market. Venue/ Attraction: Monte Sano State Park. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Record Store Day 2020

Downtown Huntsville Record Store Day 2020 is upon us! April 18th from 12-6pm our doors will be open for you #Huntsville! The list of Record Store Day 2020 limited edition releases is online at: https://recordstoreday.com/SpecialReleases! Record Store Day titles are first come first serve and there are no holds or pre-sales on those specific titles! Customers are only allowed one copy per title of RSD releases. We suggest arriving early to get a good spot in line because it is one of our busiest days of the year! Keep an eye on our Facebook and Instragram accounts for pictures of some of the releases that will be available closer to the date! Last year we starting implementing a ten at a time method that worked pretty well so we will stick with that! First ten in line get let in at 12pm and that will continue as long as necessary. Please be nice to your fellow shoppers! This event is for music lovers and should be about celebrating music and indie record shops! We ❤️ you! Venue/ Attraction: Vertical House Records. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

BoardGame Lovers Event

Free Events Bring your family & friends and we'll supply great board games to play at Pelta Games, Studio 1063, Door#2 @ Lowe Mill. FREE EVENT- Fun for ALL- win PRIZES like Pins, Game Art & T-shirts for Game winners! More here: https://bit.ly/2KUPdpu. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 12:00 PM.

Derby Day Luncheon

Social Events Celebrate the Derby with a Fundraiser for the Monrovia Public Library. Lunch will be served and a Derby hat is encouraged. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the Monrovia Public Library starting February 1. This event is for adults only. There will be door prizes and a hat contest. Contact Amanda at acampbell@hmcpl.org for more information. Venue/ Attraction: Monrovia Public Library. Cost: $25. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3826065. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Paint Pouring II

Arts & Culture Explore paint pouring, also known as fluid art, with this 4-session course. We will be exploring two acrylic pour techniques per week in the course. You will get to take two paintings home each week. Supplies Stretched Canvas 4-5 acrylic paints Aluminum roasting pan Alternatively, you can pay $25 to your instructor for supplies for the class. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Art League. Cost: 80.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Wellness & Education Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

CANCELED - Huntsville Ballet presents Peter Pan

Live Entertainment Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Mon, 9 Sep 2019 at 10:00 AM. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Event Web Link: https://www.huntsvilleballet.org/spring. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Arts & Culture Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

CANCELED - Will Hoge feat. Cory Branan In Concert!

Live Entertainment Tangled String Studios is proud to present Will Hoge in concert on April 18th! Don’t miss this acclaimed rock n roll country soul talent perform at Huntsville’s premiere listening room. Buy tickets at our website! Rolling Stone placed Will Hoge’s My American Dream on their year-end list of Best Country and Americana Albums of 2018. Rolling Stone ranked Will Hoge’s single “Thoughts & Prayers” on their top 25 Best Country Songs of 2017. Wide Open Country placed Will Hoge’s Anchors on their list of 25 Best Albums of 2017. Opening for Will is Cory Branan, another talented musician that has received critical praise from the likes of Rolling Stone, NPR All Things Considered, Wall Street Journal, Past Magazine and many others. Venue/ Attraction: Tangled String Studios. Cost: $25. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

CANCELED - Huntsville Ballet presents Peter Pan

Live Entertainment Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Mon, 9 Sep 2019 at 10:00 AM. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Event Web Link: https://www.huntsvilleballet.org/spring. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, April 18, 2020, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020.

2020 Spring Plant Sale

Social Events Join the Huntsville Botanical Garden and the Garden Guild for the 33rd annual Spring Plant Sale and Earth Day 50th Anniversary Celebration! Not only will you find a huge selection of plants, including hard-to-find native and new horticulture species, the Spring Plant Sale is also a great opportunity to learn from on-hand plant professionals. These dedicated individuals are passionate about sharing their knowledge so that you can make your own garden thrive. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://hsvbg.org/event/spring-plant-sale-2020-04-17/2020-04-18/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Art on the Lake- Guntersville

Arts & Culture The 59th Annual Art on the Lake at Guntersville Rec Center (Corner of Sunset Drive & Highway 69) is proud to offer a great selection of paintings, sculpture, photography, needlecrafts, wood crafts, jewelry and more for sale! April 18th and 19th. Open 10 am – 5 pm Saturday and 10 am –4 pm Sunday. Enjoy games and activities for the young and old, Great food and home baked desserts! Admission is $2.00 for ages 13 and up; children under 12 accompanied by an adult-FREE.. For more information, visit our website @ www.artonthelake-guntersville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Guntersville Parks & Recreational Center. Cost: $2 for ages 13 and older. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

CANCELED - Sunday Jazz LunchBrunch at Stovehouse feat. Josh Couts & Friends

Live Music Every Sunday, we gather on the Leisure Lawn (or inside The Booth in case of rain & cold) to recharge before the week ramps up. Let Mazzara's Italian Kitchen Kamado Ramen Oh, crêpe Fresko Grille Taqueria El Cazador at Stovehouse & Pourhouse Huntsville do the cooking & drink concocting while you relax. We'll have music by Huntsville jazz favorite Josh Couts, The Josh Couts Quartet (and whichever awesome friends he brings along). Can't wait to hang with ya! *** FAQ *** Music 12-3pm (restaurants open around 11am, bar open at 10am) Free Kid friendly Lawn games: Foot Pool, Bocce Ball, Hula Hoops, Cornhole, your imagination ... Dogs, cats and pet reptiles should stay home and rest y'all. Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELED - Huntsville Ballet presents Peter Pan

Live Entertainment Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Mon, 9 Sep 2019 at 10:00 AM. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Event Web Link: https://www.huntsvilleballet.org/spring. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Wellness & Education Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2017 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Spring Guided Hike Series: Kids’ Wilderness Training

Outdoors (1 hour / Easy / 1.5 miles) Do your children know how to keep themselves safe when out in the woods? Join Alisa Koken from the Cook Museum of Natural Science to learn outdoor basics such as how to read a topographic map, what to include in your pack, the best gear for hiking, and how to identify Northern Alabama’s poisonous plants and animals. Location: Wade Mountain Nature Preserve (Spragins Hollow Road Trailhead) – 10130 Spragins Hollow Road, Huntsville, AL 35810 These FREE hikes offer natural beauty and exercise for the entire family but donations to help preserve green space are accepted! RESERVATION IS REQUIRED at landtrustnal.org/hikes. Space is limited. Please register by 5 PM on Friday before weekend hikes. The Land Trust office is closed on Saturdays & Sundays. Please call 256-534-5263 or email questions@landtrustnal.org if you need additional information. You don’t need fancy equipment! However, we do recommend: long pants and comfortable shoes with good tread bottled water hiking sticks… Venue/ Attraction: Wade Mountain Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.landtrustnal.org/hikes/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Arts & Culture Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Astronomy for All: Hubble 30th Anniversary

Arts & Culture This monthly feature includes a presentation on astronomical topics such as exoplanets, spacecraft missions, black holes or other educational topics appropriate for all ages. Science, humor and an activity included! April 19, Hubble 30th Anniversary Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the launch of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope with us as we take a retrospective look at the cosmic accomplishments of the first major optical telescope in space. From its lookout point in low Earth orbit, high above city lights and bad weather, Hubble has been able to capture vivid imagery of areas in space never seen before and contribute to innumerable astronomical studies. Come help us wish Hubble a happy birthday! Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

FREE ACT Class

Wellness & Education FREE ACT Class for highs school students. Venue/ Attraction: Rocket City Learning Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

CANCELED - Huntsville Ballet presents Peter Pan

Live Entertainment Sale Dates and Times: Public Onsale : Mon, 9 Sep 2019 at 10:00 AM. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Event Web Link: https://www.huntsvilleballet.org/spring. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

CANCELED - Song Sessions at Stovehouse

Live Music Join us Sunday evenings as songwriters share songs & stories from the intimate Canteen or Shed stages at Stovehouse. Each show features an open-stage-style lineup of aspiring young artists, seasoned writers and a featured performer / host. Sign up on-site. Be part of our passionate audience ... a nurturing community that serves as a springboard for new writers, a proving ground for new tunes, and as a support and networking group for artists and fans alike. Each evening features a featured performer / host, along with about 15 artists who sign up to perform the day of the event. Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

BACKYARD JAM SUNDAY'S with Barry Billings

Downtown Huntsville Barry Billings is a Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter from Muscle Shoals. Join us every Sunday as he invites local talent for a songwriter's showcase! Grab a bite, have a drink, and rock out with us! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Cost: Free! Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, April 19, 2020, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

5th Annual Huntsville and Comic Pop Culture Expo

Social Events We are excited to bring the 5th Annual Huntsville and Comic Pop Culture Expo back to the VBC. This year is continuing to grow and eclipse previous years. It’s hard to believe that five years ago, what was a simple idea has expanded beyond our wildest of dreams! This year, we are bringing back more guests, more cosplay, more gaming, and even throwing in a surprise or two! We look forward to seeing you all there! Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center South Hall. Cost: $20-40 passes, $125 VIP passes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, April 20, 2020.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, April 20, 2020.

HSOG Annual Crescen-Dough All-Star Auction

Fundraisers Online auction in support of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra.  This is an annual event that has been going on for 47 years. Due to the unprecedented circumstances we find ourselves in, the auction is going to be 100% online and online attendees do not have to purchase any form of ticket. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: www.crescendough.givesmart.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleSymphonyOrchestraGuild/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, April 20, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

The Head and the Heart

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, April 20, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

5th Annual Huntsville and Comic Pop Culture Expo

Social Events We are excited to bring the 5th Annual Huntsville and Comic Pop Culture Expo back to the VBC. This year is continuing to grow and eclipse previous years. It’s hard to believe that five years ago, what was a simple idea has expanded beyond our wildest of dreams! This year, we are bringing back more guests, more cosplay, more gaming, and even throwing in a surprise or two! We look forward to seeing you all there! Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center South Hall. Cost: $20-40 passes, $125 VIP passes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

OLLI at UAH Spring Term

Wellness & Education OLLI at UAH Spring Term- Never stop learning with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH, a learning community for adults 50+. Stay intellectually and socially active while having lots of fun! Select from daytime and evening courses, with no grades or tests. Spring term starts April 13th. Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Details: Osher.uah.edu/Catalog or 256.824.6183. Venue/ Attraction: UAHuntsville Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Is the event free? No. Cost: Annual membership $25 and a $99 term fee covers up to three courses. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

Tuesdays at 2

Arts & Culture Join us in the Historic Park to learn about a historic craft or chore. You may be able to try your hand at it! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: included with admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Planting a Butterfly Garden

Kids & Family It's time to plant a butterfly garden! We will install the plants that were started in February and create a beautiful garden to attract Monarchs and many other butterflies. Ages 5 and up In partnership with the Children's Education Team from the Huntsville Botanical Garden. Venue/ Attraction: Madison Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/4052143. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Game Night

Social Events Bring your friends and your favorite game enjoy beer and board games at Straight to Ale. Board & Brew will be on site with great games for all ages available to rent (everything from classic family games to niche strategy games). Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2015 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Beginner Chinese

Arts & Culture This FREE Continuing Education class, sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Alabama A&M University, will teach the basics of the Mandarin Chinese language, with an emphasis on spoken language and conversation. Participants will learn proper "tone" usage, essential vocabulary, simple sentences, common expressions and everyday greetings. Registration is required. Participants must be 18 years or older. No text book is required. Materials will be provided. To register, send an email to odees@aamu.edu or call 256.372.5753 *Class size is limited*. Venue/ Attraction: Alabama A&M. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

Trivia Night

Social Events Join us every Tuesday night for our Free Trivia Night at 7pm. Enjoy $5 beer and wine Play for a chance to wine a prize given to the top 3 teams. We can't wait to see you on Trivia Tuesdays. Venue/ Attraction: Pane e Vino. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

CANCELED - Trivia Tuesdays with Fire&Spice

Free Events Come check out our new weekly general Trivia game with Fire & Spice every Taco Tuesdays! This event will be in support of Madison Friends of the Library and just by playing you will be supporting your local library. See you there! Venue/ Attraction: Fractal Brewing Project. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

The Revivalists with PJ Morton

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available at Ticketmaster or the VBC Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2020 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

EDM PARTY - featuring DJ KEAZ

Free Events Come out and rage with us, get yourself some 2 dollar tequila shots, and meet some of the most interesting people Huntsville has to offer! As always you’re 4 resident Dj’s are; Otto Keaz Subwolfer EzBake We also welcome rotating selections so you never know who might pop up on stage! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 8:00 PM – Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 12:00 AM.