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CSI Tuscaloosa

Virtual!

OLLI at UA presents CSI Tuscaloosa.  Sharon Rudowski, a retired police officer, will describe how her talents as an artist contributed to the job.  Learn how an artist takes oral descriptions from a witness to turn it into a visual that can then be used for apprehension.  What skills and talents are required, what questions are asked and what happens afterward - all these questions will be answered in this class.  Free, but pre-registration is required.  All OLLI classes offered via Zoom technology.  Not familiar with Zoom?  No worries, free basic training sessions are also offered.  Call 205-348-6482 to registerContinue Reading ...

Free

Water is Life: TBA

Virtual!

Topic: TBA ABOUT THE WATER IS LIFE SERIES Each Tuesday, starting on Rivers of Alabama Day (April 14), we invite you to join us from noon – 1 pm for this virtual get-together…with a purpose! We will be highlighting the role that water plays in our lives throughout Alabama and we will share how you can participate in the efforts to protect water, even in this new “normal”. You’ll hear from our partners across the state, and leading experts in water protection. We’ll even have a few river history lessons thrown in!

Free

Water is Life: TBA

Virtual!

Topic: TBA ABOUT THE WATER IS LIFE SERIES Each Tuesday, starting on Rivers of Alabama Day (April 14), we invite you to join us from noon – 1 pm for this virtual get-together…with a purpose! We will be highlighting the role that water plays in our lives throughout Alabama and we will share how you can participate in the efforts to protect water, even in this new “normal”. You’ll hear from our partners across the state, and leading experts in water protection. We’ll even have a few river history lessons thrown in!

Free

Water is Life: TBA

Virtual!

Topic: TBA ABOUT THE WATER IS LIFE SERIES Each Tuesday, starting on Rivers of Alabama Day (April 14), we invite you to join us from noon – 1 pm for this virtual get-together…with a purpose! We will be highlighting the role that water plays in our lives throughout Alabama and we will share how you can participate in the efforts to protect water, even in this new “normal”. You’ll hear from our partners across the state, and leading experts in water protection. We’ll even have a few river history lessons thrown in!

Free

Water is Life: A Post-Election Conversation

Virtual!

Water is Life: Post-Election Conversation with Earthjustice and River Network Protecting clean water is definitely a bipartisan issue, but elections do make a difference when it comes to the approach for protecting water. Join us Tuesday for Water is Life: A Post-Election Conversation with Julian Gonzalez (Earthjustice) and Katherine Baer (River Network) . We’ll hear from our national partners at Earthjustice and River Network about what comes next for clean water at the federal level and how the election may affect current and future efforts to ensure just and equitable water policies. Click here to register.   ABOUT THE WATERContinue Reading ...

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FRIED DOWN, BUT NOT OUT! Cahaba River Society’s Hot Mess

Virtual!

The Cahaba River Fry-Down is a celebration of the Cahaba River – the heart of America’s Amazon and our region’s primary drinking water source. This annual competitive cook-off that is usually surrounded by a huge community party is the primary fundraiser for the Cahaba River Society. This year, since our community can’t be together in-person, we have a unique, interactive and FREE experience that everyone can enjoy! Each day, starting on Tuesday, Sept. 29th at noon and leading up to the Big Day on Oct. 4th, we will reveal something new right here on the Fry-Down website. You’ll be ableContinue Reading ...

World Premiere of Southern Exposure Films!

Virtual!

Join Alabama Rivers Alliance and our friends at Alabama Public Television  for the FREE premiere online screening of the 2020 Southern Exposure documentary films. Stay afterwards for a panel discussion with the four film fellows, Southern Exposure Series Producer Michele Forman and ARA’s Cindy Lowry. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! About the 2020 films: A FISHER’S RIGHT TO KNOW directed by John Haley Fishers throughout East Alabama depend on the mighty Coosa River for food, recreation and a family pastime that goes back generations. But do fishermen and women — and their families —  have a right to know which fish are safe to consume?Continue Reading ...

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Eating for Longevity

Virtual!

OLLI at UA presents Eating for Longevity with Katie Ghossein, wellness dietician. Nutrition plays an important role in maintaining optimal health throughout our lifetime. Join this informational session describing various nutritional needs as we age. You will learn about specific nutrients and general healthy eating patterns to ensure you are on the right path for a long, healthy life. All OLLI classes are being offered thru Zoom technology. Not familiar with Zoom? No worries, OLLI also has free basic Zoom training sessions. The nutrition class is free but advance registration is required to receive the link to enter the class.Continue Reading ...

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