Ala. Historical Assoc. Pre-Meeting Options on April 14th!
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Join us for two exciting pre-meeting options on April 14th as a part of our annual meeting.
Tour the Mobile Delta by Boat
Join other AHA members and the captain of the Pelican for a Mobile Bay Delta tour. The two-hour eco-safari will meander through mostly open-river forested wetland habitats composed of marsh grasses, Cypress/Gum swamp and dryer sand hill habitats surrounded by low wetland swamps.
Two-hour tours will launch from 5 Rivers Center at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 14.
Cost: $20.00 per person. Space is limited. Visit www.alabamahistory.net for a registration form.
Enjoy an Alabama Afternoon with Author Roy Hoffman
Join us at 5 p.m. before the 6 p.m. reception at the fabulous 5 Rivers Delta Resource Center for a book talk by award-winning journalist and novelist Roy Hoffman on his new book Alabama Afternoons: Profiles and Conversations, published by the University of Alabama Press.
Alabama Afternoons is a collection of portraits of many remarkable Alabamians, including Mary Ward Brown, William Christenberry, Kathryn Tucker Windham, Winston Groom, Vivian Malone, and James Hood.
Roy Hoffman is a staff writer for the Mobile Press-Register and the author of the nonfiction collection Back Home: Journeys through Mobile and the novels Almost Family, winner of the Lillian Smith Award for fiction, and Chicken Dreaming Corn, a BookSense pick.
Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing. Cost is free for all attendees.
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