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<< Saturday, May 30, 2009 >>
Event: Cahaba Lily Festival Start: 5/30/09 8:00am
Fee: Free End: 5/30/09 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.
Address: Cahaba Lily Center - Main Street - West Blocton, Alabama County: Bibb
Contact Name: West Blocton City Hall Phone: 205-938-7622
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Description: The Cahaba Lily Festival is held each year in West Blocton, Alabama. The festival is scheduled for May 30. Each year the program begins in the morning (roughly 9 am) with indoor presentations by various nature/wildflower groups. Botanist Larry Davenport, an expert on the lilies, presents an informative presentation about the lilies. Lunch is served just before attendees go to the river for viewing the lilies. Canoe rentals are $10.00. There will be a story telling event at 4:00PM, a dulcimer concert by the Cahaba Olde Tyme Music Society at 6:00PM followed by a concert by area musicians John and Peggy McKay. For more information and to download the flyer go to

Event: NE/NW Regional 4-H Congress Start: 5/30/09 8:45am
Fee: $10.00 End: 5/30/09 4:45pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: John Sparkman Civic Center; 406 NanceFord Road; Hartselle, AL 35640 County: Morgan
Contact Name: Marian Beck Phone: 256-541-1506
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Description: Eleven (11) counties (Cherokee, Colbert, DeKalb, Franklin, Jackson, Lawrence, Lauderdale, Limestone, Madison, Marshall and Morgan) in North Alabama will bring participants to compete in about 20 different competitive events in the following age categories:(Junior; Intermediate; Senior I; and Senior II) at the John Sparkman Civic Center in Hartselle, Alabama.