Gulf Shores Museum hosts video series: "Alabama 200: The Stories That We Tell"
You're invited to celebrate Alabama's history at the Gulf Shores Museum with a video series, "Alabama 200: The Stories That We Tell." This event is free and open to the public. Videos will begin at 10 a.m. Refreshments will be provided.
The schedule of the video series is as follows:
January 2: Man vs. Wild: Bear Grylls explores the wilds of Alabama
January 9: Journey Proud: Alabama Dialects, North
January 16: Journey Proud: Alabama Dialects, South
January 23: Discovering Alabama: Alabama State Archives
January 30: Lorna Woods: The Alabama storyteller and ancestor of "Clotilda" survivor, shares her experiences of life growing up in Africatown.
February 6: Journey Proud: Blessing of the Fleet, a tradition that began centuries ago in Mediterranean fishing communities, not just a fish story.
February 20: Discovering Alabama: A special episode with Doug Phillips featuring one of the most valued contributors to Discovering Alabama, Dr. E. O. Wilson.
February 27: Fried Green Tomatoes: Features Kathy Bates and Jessica Tandy. Based on the book Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Alabama Author Fannie Flagg.
For more information, please call the museum at 251-968-1473.