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Events for September 2015

  • "THE GREATEST POEM"-- AMERICAN ART IN THE ROBERT B. EKELUND, JR. AND MARK THORNTON COLLECTION

    Saturday, May 23rd - Sunday, September 6th

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849

    "The Greatest Poem" features a selection of paintings, prints, and drawings by such important American artists as Winslow Homer, George Bellows, and Arthur Dove. MORE »

    Tags: Film, Special Events, Visual Arts, Classes, Lectures, Parks, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Between the Black and Caspian Seas: Antique Rugs from the Caucasus

    BETWEEN THE BLACK AND CASPIAN SEAS: ANTIQUE RUGS FROM THE CAUCASUS

    Saturday, May 23rd - Sunday, September 6th

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849

    This exhibition will introduce our audiences to the handmade weavings of this region of western Asia. For centuries, this region has supported a diverse and rich history with influences from Byzantium, Islam, Central Asian Turks, as well as the Ottoman Empire and Europeanized Imperial Russia. MORE »

    Tags: Film, Special Events, Visual Arts, Classes, Lectures, Parks, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Volleyball vs. Florida A&M

    AU VOLLEYBALL VS. FLORIDA A&M

    Tuesday, September 1st
    6:00 PM

    at Auburn Arena

    AU Volleyball will host Florida A&M at 6:00 p.m. at the Auburn Arena. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, Meeting, Nightlife, Parties & Dances, Support Groups, College and Indoor

  • Football, Fans & Feathers

    FOOTBALL, FANS & FEATHERS

    Friday, September 4th
    4:00 PM

    at Southeastern Raptor Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join us on gameday Fridays for Football, Fans and Feathers at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine's Southeastern Raptor Center. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Beans and Bellies: A Belly Dance Showcase

    BEANS AND BELLIES: A BELLY DANCE SHOWCASE

    Friday, September 4th - Friday, September 4th
    6:00 PM until 9:00 PM

    at Coffee Cat | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join Village Plains Tribal Fusion for an evening of belly dance, live music, art and more at the Beans and Bellies showcase. A suggested donation of $10 covers the cost of entry. MORE »

    Tags: Performing Arts, Special Events, Nightlife, Parties & Dances, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Teenagers and Fundraiser

  • AU Soccer vs. Samford

    AU SOCCER VS. SAMFORD

    Friday, September 4th
    7:00 PM

    at Auburn Soccer Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    Auburn Soccer will host Samford on September 4 at 7 p.m. at the Auburn Soccer Complex. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Volleyball vs. Syracuse

    AU VOLLEYBALL VS. SYRACUSE

    Friday, September 4th
    7:00 PM

    at Auburn Arena

    AU Volleyball will host Syracuse at 7 p.m. at the Auburn Arena. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, Meeting, Nightlife, Parties & Dances, Support Groups, College and Indoor

  • First Fridays

    FIRST FRIDAYS "SHOP LATE, EAT LOCAL"

    Friday, September 4th (occurs monthly on the 1st Friday)
    until 8:00 PM

    at Downtown Opelika

    On the First Friday of each month, downtown Opelika shops will stay open until 8 p.m. so that diners of our downtown restaurants can shop before or after they eat. This is a great opportunity for those that work during retail hours to see what the Downtown shops have to offer. There will also be ent MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Soccer vs. Old Dominion

    AU SOCCER VS. OLD DOMINION

    Sunday, September 6th
    2:00 PM

    at Auburn Soccer Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    Auburn Soccer will host Old Dominion on September 6 at 2 p.m. at the Auburn Soccer Complex. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Discovery Hike

    DISCOVERY HIKE

    Tuesday, September 8th
    3:30 PM

    at Kreher Preserve & Nature Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Explore the preserve and learn something new each month about plants, wildlife and nature with a trained naturalist who will offer your family fun opportunities for hands-on learning, exploration, and exercise! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Parks, Outdoor and Families

  • Nature Walk

    NATURE WALK

    Thursday, September 10th
    8:30 AM

    at Kreher Preserve & Nature Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join our guides for a peaceful morning walk as you take in the many sights and sounds of the preserve. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Parks, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Football vs. Jacksonville State

    AU FOOTBALL VS. JACKSONVILLE STATE

    Thursday, September 10th - Sunday, September 13th
    11:00 AM

    at Jordan-Hare Stadium

    Come cheer on your Auburn Tigers as they take on Jacksonville State! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Friday Football Luncheon

    FRIDAY FOOTBALL LUNCHEON

    Friday, September 11th
    11:30 AM

    at Letterman's Lounge at Jordan-Hare Stadium

    Kickoff home game weekends at the Friday Football Luncheon. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Adults 18 and Older and Senior Citizens

  • AU Equestrian Orange and Blue Scrimmage

    AU EQUESTRIAN ORANGE AND BLUE SCRIMMAGE

    Friday, September 11th
    3:00 PM

    at Auburn University Horse Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Auburn Equestrian will host an Orange and Blue Scrimmage on September 11 at 3 p.m. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Auburn University Campus Walking Tours

    AUBURN UNIVERSITY CAMPUS WALKING TOURS

    Friday, September 11th
    4:00 PM

    at Auburn Alumni Association | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join the War Eagle Girls and Plainsman on Friday afternoon before home games beginning at 4 p.m. from the Auburn Alumni Center for a special tour of campus. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Football, Fans & Feathers

    FOOTBALL, FANS & FEATHERS

    Friday, September 11th
    4:00 PM

    at Southeastern Raptor Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join us on gameday Fridays for Football, Fans and Feathers at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine's Southeastern Raptor Center. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Jordan-Hare Stadium Locker Room Tours

    JORDAN-HARE STADIUM LOCKER ROOM TOURS

    Friday, September 11th
    4:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at Jordan-Hare Stadium Gate 10

    Come experience the pre-game locker room setup for the Auburn football team at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Fridays prior to each home game from 4-6 p.m. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AUsome Amphibians & Reptiles

    AUSOME AMPHIBIANS & REPTILES

    Friday, September 11th
    4:30 PM

    at Kreher Preserve & Nature Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join the Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve & Nature Center staff for a one-hour presentation on the AUsome amphibians and reptiles found in our state and beyond. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Parks, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Wellness Kitchen Sunday Brunch

    WELLNESS KITCHEN SUNDAY BRUNCH

    Sunday, September 13th
    9:30 AM until 2:30 PM

    at The Wellness Kitchen | Auburn University, AL 36849

    Every Sunday following a home football game the Auburn University Wellness Kitchen will be open to the public for brunch. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Soccer vs. South Alabama

    AU SOCCER VS. SOUTH ALABAMA

    Sunday, September 13th
    6:00 PM

    at Auburn Soccer Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    Auburn Soccer will host South Alabama on September 13 at 6 p.m. at the Auburn Soccer Complex. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Football, Fans & Feathers

    FOOTBALL, FANS & FEATHERS

    Friday, September 18th
    4:00 PM

    at Southeastern Raptor Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join us on gameday Fridays for Football, Fans and Feathers at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine's Southeastern Raptor Center. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • 5th Annual Marie W. Wooten Memorial Run

    5TH ANNUAL MARIE W. WOOTEN MEMORIAL RUN

    Saturday, September 19th
    7:45 AM until 10:00 AM

    at Donald E. Davis Arboretum | Auburn University, AL 36849

    10k and 5k run, 1 mile walk to raise money for the Marie W. Wooten Memorial Scholarship in the College of Sciences and Mathematics at AU MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Health & Fitness and Outdoor

  • Fall Family Fun Day

    FALL FAMILY FUN DAY

    Saturday, September 19th
    10:00 AM

    at Kreher Preserve & Nature Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Bring your family to the preserve for the Family Fun Day! This will be an exciting day to celebrate the fall season harvest with a scarecrow decorating contest, pumpkin carving, costume parade, and story telling. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Parks, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Rhiannon Giddens Concert

    RHIANNON GIDDENS CONCERT

    Wednesday, September 23rd
    7:30 PM

    at Opelika Center for the Performing Arts

    As the blazing new star of the Americana music scene, Rhiannon Giddens has released her first solo album, Tomorrow Is My Turn, deftly incorporating folk, jazz, gospel, country, and the blues MORE »

    Tags: Concert, Special Events, Meeting, Nightlife, Parties & Dances, Support Groups and Fundraiser

  • AU Football vs. Mississippi State

    AU FOOTBALL VS. MISSISSIPPI STATE

    Thursday, September 24th - Sunday, September 27th

    at Jordan-Hare Stadium

    Come cheer on your Auburn Tigers as they take on Mississippi State! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Lipbone Redding in concert at Sundilla

    LIPBONE REDDING IN CONCERT AT SUNDILLA

    Thursday, September 24th
    7:30 PM until 9:30 PM

    at AUUF | Auburn, AL 36830

    “Unpretentious, Unadulterated, Unique Music. The “Lipbone” is used as a secret weapon … A pleasure to hear, and a must see… Electrifying!” Lipbone Redding plays at Sundilla on Sept. 24. MORE »

    Tags: Concert, Performing Arts, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Friday Football Luncheon

    FRIDAY FOOTBALL LUNCHEON

    Friday, September 25th
    11:30 AM

    at Letterman's Lounge at Jordan-Hare Stadium

    Kickoff home game weekends at the Friday Football Luncheon. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Adults 18 and Older and Senior Citizens

  • Auburn University Campus Walking Tours

    AUBURN UNIVERSITY CAMPUS WALKING TOURS

    Friday, September 25th
    4:00 PM

    at Auburn Alumni Association | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join the War Eagle Girls and Plainsman on Friday afternoon before home games beginning at 4 p.m. from the Auburn Alumni Center for a special tour of campus. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Football, Fans & Feathers

    FOOTBALL, FANS & FEATHERS

    Friday, September 25th
    4:00 PM

    at Southeastern Raptor Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join us on gameday Fridays for Football, Fans and Feathers at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine's Southeastern Raptor Center. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Jordan-Hare Stadium Locker Room Tours

    JORDAN-HARE STADIUM LOCKER ROOM TOURS

    Friday, September 25th
    4:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at Jordan-Hare Stadium Gate 10

    Come experience the pre-game locker room setup for the Auburn football team at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Fridays prior to each home game from 4-6 p.m. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AUsome Amphibians & Reptiles

    AUSOME AMPHIBIANS & REPTILES

    Friday, September 25th
    4:30 PM

    at Kreher Preserve & Nature Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join the Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve & Nature Center staff for a one-hour presentation on the AUsome amphibians and reptiles found in our state and beyond. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Parks, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Soccer vs. LSU

    AU SOCCER VS. LSU

    Friday, September 25th
    7:00 PM

    at Auburn Soccer Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    Auburn Soccer will host LSU on September 25 at 7 p.m. at the Auburn Soccer Complex. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Volleyball vs. Tennessee

    AU VOLLEYBALL VS. TENNESSEE

    Friday, September 25th
    7:00 PM

    at Auburn Arena

    AU Volleyball will host Tennessee at 7 p.m. at the Auburn Arena. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, Meeting, Nightlife, Parties & Dances, Support Groups, College and Indoor

  • Wellness Kitchen Sunday Brunch

    WELLNESS KITCHEN SUNDAY BRUNCH

    Sunday, September 27th
    9:30 AM until 2:30 PM

    at The Wellness Kitchen | Auburn University, AL 36849

    Every Sunday following a home football game the Auburn University Wellness Kitchen will be open to the public for brunch. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Soccer vs. Florida

    AU SOCCER VS. FLORIDA

    Sunday, September 27th
    1:00 PM

    at Auburn Soccer Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    Auburn Soccer will host Florida on September 27 at 1 p.m. at the Auburn Soccer Complex. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Volleyball vs. Texas A&M

    AU VOLLEYBALL VS. TEXAS A&M

    Wednesday, September 30th
    8:00 PM

    at Auburn Arena

    AU Volleyball will host Texas A&M at 8 p.m. at the Auburn Arena. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, Meeting, Nightlife, Parties & Dances, Support Groups, College and Indoor

  • "FLORA AND FAUNA: SELECTIONS FROM THE SHEILA J. MCCARTNEY COLLECTION AT JCSM"

    Thursday, June 18th - Sunday, November 1st

    at jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849

    The exhibition features highlights from JCSM’s growing collection of natural history prints donated by Sheila J. McCartney. MORE »

    Tags: Film, Special Events, Visual Arts, Classes, Lectures, Arts & Crafts, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Opelika Mainstreet Farmers Market

    OPELIKA MAINSTREET FARMERS MARKET

    Tuesday, September 1st (occurs weekly on Tuesday until 9/1/2015)
    3:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at Courthouse Square-Downtown Opelika

    The Opelika Main Street Farmers Market begins on May 12, 2015 at 3 p.m. at the Opelika Courthouse Square. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Jazz! Food! Art!

    JAZZ! FOOD! ART!

    Thursday, September 3rd (occurs weekly on Thursday until 7/28/2016)
    5:00 PM until 8:00 PM

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36830

    On Thursdays from 5 to 8 pm, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art offers an evening of "Jazz! Food! Art!" MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Nightlife and Adults 18 and Older

  • Extended Museum Gallery and Cafe Hours

    EXTENDED MUSEUM GALLERY AND CAFE HOURS

    Thursday, September 3rd (occurs weekly on Thursday until 12/17/2015)
    5:00 PM until 8:00 PM

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn , AL 36849

    Auburn's Art Museum is open late on Thursday nights. Whether you want to take in an exhibition, share some small plates with friends in the Cafe, or enjoy a dynamic program, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art has the relaxed and entertaining atmosphere. MORE »

    Tags: Comedy, Concert, Film, Special Events, Visual Arts, Classes, Lectures, Arts & Crafts, Nightlife, Parties & Dances, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Auburn University Museum of Natural History First Wednesday Tour

    AUBURN UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY FIRST WEDNESDAY TOUR

    Wednesday, September 23rd (occurs every 5 weeks on Wednesday until 12/2/2015)
    4:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at AU Museum of Natural History

    Members of the public interested in visiting the Auburn University Museum of Natural History are encouraged to join us on the first Wednesday of each month from 4-6 p.m. for a tour of the museum's collections. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Playhouse Creatures

    PLAYHOUSE CREATURES

    Thursday, September 24th - Sunday, October 4th

    at Telfair Peet Theatre Main Stage | Auburn University, AL 36849

    It’s 1669, and the English monarchy has been restored. England’s theatres have re-opened after eighteen years of Puritan rule, and for the first time in British history women can legally perform on public stages. MORE »

    Tags: Theatre, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • "ALONG THE EASTERN ROAD: HIROSHIGE'S FIFTY-THREE STATIONS OF THE TOKAIDO"

    Saturday, September 26th 2015 - Sunday, January 10th 2016

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849

    The exhibition features fifty-five revolutionary, color wood-block prints by Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797–1858). MORE »

    Tags: Film, Special Events, Visual Arts, Classes, Lectures, Arts & Crafts, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • "WILLIE COLE: INDELIBLE"

    Saturday, September 26th 2015 - Sunday, January 10th 2016

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849

    The exhibition features a selection of paintings, photographs, prints and other works on paper, along with recent unique and limited edition sculptures by Willie Cole (American, born 1955). MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Visual Arts, Lectures, Arts & Crafts, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

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