nature lecture with owl at gulf shores welcome center

Winter Lecture Series

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism 

Join us for our free educational lecture series highlighting a variety of local interests, such as military history, nature and local artisans. The lectures are approximately 60 minutes in length and will only occur at the Gulf Shores Welcome Center (3459 Gulf Shores Pkwy.)

New this year: Admission is free, but seating is limited, and reservations are required.

Do We Have A Story to Tell
Jeanette Bornholt with Foley Library 
Tues, 1/28 at 9am
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History of the Orange Beach Indian & Sea Museum
Marc Anderson & Gail Graham with Orange Beach Indian and Sea Museum
Tues, 1/28 at 1pm
Waitlist

Steamboats on the Western Waters
Historian, Dan Back
Wed, 1/29 at 9am
FULL

Steamboats on the Western Waters
Historian, Dan Back
Wed, 1/29 at 11:30am
FULL

What You See From Here
Dan Bizzell with Pensacola Lighthouse
Wed, 1/29 at 1pm
Waitlist

Alabama Biodiversity
Colin Rye with Five Rivers
Fri, 1/31 at 10am
FULL
 

Alabama Biodiversity
Colin Rye with Five Rivers
Fri, 1/31 at 12pm
FULL

All Things Foley
Zana Price with Visit Foley
Tues, 2/4 at 1pm
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Hand-building Clay Sea Turtles
Artisan, Steve Dark
Wed, 2/5 at 10am
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Suzanne Hudson & Joe Formichella
Authors
Wed, 2/5 at 1pm
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Blue Girl Beading
Tara Gifford with Blue Girl Beeding
Mon, 2/6 at 10am

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Medicinal & Edible Plants
SuzAnne Pendley with Marine Science Center
Thurs, 2/6 at 1pm
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Historic Districts Of Mobile
Architect, Craig Roberts
Fri, 2/7 at 11am
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Mardi Gras in Mobile
Historian, Craig Roberts
Fri, 2/7 at  1pm
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Mardi Gras in Mobile
Historian, Craig Roberts
Fri, 2/7 at  3pm
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Back Bay Bluewater
Phillip Hinesley with Nature Tourism Specialist
Mon, 2/10 at 10am
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Alabama the Beautiful
Angela Underwood with Weeks Bay Reserve
Tues, 2/11 at 9am
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Legends in Concert
Alvita Russell with Legends at OWA
Tues, 2/11 at 1pm
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Stepping into WWII
Rhonda Davis with USS Alabama
Wed, 2/12 at 11am
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Stepping into WWII
Rhonda Davis with USS Alabama
Wed, 2/12 at 1pm
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Jellyfish
Kelly Reetz with Gulf State Park
Thurs, 2/13 at 9am
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Alabama History
Mike Bunn with Historic Blakeley
Thurs, 2/13 at 1pm
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Shell Art
Artist, Maegan Bratton
Mon, 2/17 at 1pm
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We Have to Put Our Faith in God
Historian, Mike Bailey
Tues, 2/18 at 10am
Registration Opens: Feb 3

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Contemporary Handwovens-Show & Tell
Celia Dionne with Clara’s Loom
Tues, 2/18 at 1pm
Registration Opens: Feb 3

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What You See From Here
Dan Bizzell with Pensacola Lighthouse
Wed, 2/19 at 1pm
Registration Opens: Feb 3

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If Walls Could Talk
Hill Goodspeed with Naval Aviation Museum
Thurs, 2/20 at 1pm
Registration Opens: Feb 3

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Feedsacks and their Role in WWI & WWII
Coletta Bailey with Baldwin County Heritage
Mon, 2/24 at 10am
Registration Opens: Feb 3

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The Canal Era
Historian, Dan Back
Wed 2/26 at 9am
Registration Opens: Feb 3

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