The 12 Gifts of Christmas
Shop with Our MMS Downtown District Members from December 6th-20th for chances to win FABULOUS PRIZES!
Library Bake Sale
Stop by to support the library and pick up your favorite baked goods baked by some of the community’s best bakers.
Gifts from Mexia book signing
Gifts from Mexia author to sign books at Museum
Monroeville, AL – Mexia, Alabama native Gwenyth Jaye McCorquodale will be in the Bird’s Nest Gift Shop at the Old Courthouse Museum on Thursday, December 13 from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm to sign copies of her new book, Gifts from Mexia: My Small Alabama Hometown. The author is retired from teaching at Judson College, where she was Professor of Education, Head of the Department of Education, and Chair of the Social Science Division. Her professional writings have been published by the National Association of English Teachers, the Association for Childhood Education International, the Reading Teacher, and other international and national journals. Gifts from Mexia is a collection of heartwarming stories celebrating the human spirit of people in a small, rural Alabama community and is available for purchase at the Bird’s Nest Gift Shop, located inside the Old Courthouse Museum.
Laura Harris, Gift Shop Manager
Monroe County Museum
Mobile Symphony Christmas Concert
The Mobile Symphony Christmas Concert will be Dec. 14, 2018. The theme this year will be "Tis the Season." The concert will feature the Eastern Shore Choral Choir with two soloists. Scott Speck will be the Conductor this year.
Polar Express Pajama Party
Come aboard the Polar Express, a magical train heading to the North Pole. The young and young-at-heart are encouraged to come dressed in Christmas pajamas and enjoy the special story-time. Santa will be on hand to hear Christmas wishes, and true to the Polar Express experience, hot chocolate and cookies will be available, too.