Meet the Candidates Event: Tharptown Fire Department
Saturday, October 25, 2014: 4-7 p.m.
Voters from Franklin County (and others) are invited to a Meet the Candidates event at the Tharptown Fire Department (23 Hwy. 80- corner of Hwy 48 and 80) on Saturday October 25th. The sechedule of events is as follows.
4-7 PM –Spring Valley BBQ ($8.00) and free desert and coffee
5 PM. Silly games and prizes
6 PM Candidates Speak
Raffle with over $600.00 in prizes.
Although the event does not have question and answer period while the candidates are speaking, the organizers say the candidates usually show up early and stay around after they speak.
That is the best time to get their attention and ask questions about Tar Sands.
Franklin County Probate Judge Barry Moore will be present to explain the redistricting. Other expected attendees are Mr. Letson, State Rep. Johnny Mack Morrow and State Sen. Roger Bedford.
The organizers say it is very informal and normally a lot of fun.
Citizens Rally II
Thursday, September 25, 2014, 5-9 p.m.: Wilson Park, Downtown Florence.
Southern Exposure Film Screenings
The Southern Environmental Law Center funds the creation of documentary films on important environmental issues. Upcoming screenings for this year’s films are set for:
Tuesday, September 16, 2014: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Wednesday, September 24, 2014: Mobile
Thursday, September 25, 2014: Fairhope
Mt. Hope Meeting
Thursday, September 9, 2014, 6 – 8:30 p.m.
Town Creek Meeting
Citizens Rally in Florence: June 2014
Thursday, June 5, 2014, Wilson Park, Florence, Alabama.
4-8 p.m. Free event. Live music by legendary Shoals musicians, information booth, speakers, drum circle, candlelight vigil.