Selected Community Events
National Recovery Month Movie Night
Sep 20, 2013 6:30 p.m.
Harvest Church 2727 Fortner St., Dothan, AL
September is National Recovery Month. Recovery month promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery for substance abuse and mental disorders, celebrates people in recovery, and lauds the contributions of treatment and service providers, and promotes the message that recovery in all its forms is possible. Recovery month spread the positive message that behavioral health is essential to overall health, that prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can and do recover. The FREE movie night featuring the nationally acclaimed film, Home Run, is being shown in recognition of National Recovery Month.
SpectraCare Health Systems
"MITHRIL" - Celtic Music Unleashe
Aug 25, 2013 6 p.m.
Tabernacle United Methodist Church 4205 S. Brannon Stand Road Dothan, AL 36305
Summer Music Concert FREE ADMISSION
Sep 14, 2013 noon until 4 p.m.
Panhandle Pioneer Settlement
EXPERIENCE THE PAST: PUBLIC ARCHAEOLOGY DAY TO TAKE PLACE AT PANHANDLE PIONEER SETTLEMENT, Blountstown , FL
Organizations throughout the panhandle are teaming up for a fun-filled day of activities to educate the public about archaeological and historical resources.
The Florida Public Archaeology Network, University of West Florida, the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement and the Panhandle Archaeological Society at Tallahassee will host a Public Archaeology Day at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement from 12 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 14, 2013. The Panhandle Pioneer Settlement is located in Sam Atkins Park in Blountstown , Fla.
Archaeologists will be on-hand to provide general information about archaeology, historic preservation, and heritage tourism, as well as identify artifacts from the public’s personal collections. They will also bring authentic artifacts to share. Additionally, there will be craftsmen, vendors, and hands-on activities and old time games for children.
Have your personal artifact collections identified by archaeologist!
This event is free and open to the public!
For more information, contact FPAN Outreach Coordinator, Barbara Hines, RPA, at email@example.com or the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement at firstname.lastname@example.org.
K-Life Burger Ball
Aug 10, 2013 2 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Dave and Katy Maddox's Farm (complete directions available at dothan.klife.com)
On August 10th, K-Life of Dothan will host its second annual Burger Ball.
It will be an afternoon and evening of fun for the whole family.
Activities will begin at 2 p.m. and go until 8 p.m., although families can come at any time.
Activities include: tubing, a trapeze swing, wagon rides, lawn games, and more! A burger dinner will begin at 5:30pm and will be followed by both a Live and Silent Auction.
This event (including the burger dinner) is free! We hope families who come will consider supporting K-Life by taking part in the Live and Silent Auctions.
David Dault (334) 790-3663
Newton FIre Yellow Dot
Jul 13, 2013 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Newton Fire Department in Newton Alabama
The "Yellow Dot" Program is to let First Responders know vital information such as name, Contact person, Medical history, allergies, name of doctors, and Ect.
The "Yellow Dot" Program will help to ensure that you receive the medical attention you need during that first "Golden Hour" after a crash or other emergency involving you vehicle or home. There will be representative available at the Newton Volunteer Fire Department to assist you in signing up for this FREE program.
Downtown Christmas 2013
Dec 7, 2013 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
The 8th Annual Downtown Christmas will take place on North Foster Street in Dothan on Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
There will be snow activities (bring mittens- it’s cold!) and traditional Christmas elements such as caroling, visits with Santa and cookie decorating.
There is no cost to come out to the event and have fun! Plus there will be many vendors set up selling items and giving you ideas for Christmas shopping.
More information from The Downtown Group at (334) 793-3097 or to reserve a vendor space contact The Main Event at (334) 699-1475.
2013 Summer Music Youth Fest
Jun 8, 2013 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Poplar Head Park next to the Dothan Civic Center
A free event with Various cultural music, Youth Dancers, Arts & Crafts, and free food
National HIV Testing Day
301 W. Lafayette Street
FREE FOOD! FREE GAMES! FREE HIV TESTING!