February Professional Photo Days
Tuesday, Feb. 4, and Wednesday, Feb. 5, from 8 to 11 a.m., Peterson House
University Marketing & Communications is pleased to offer Professional Photo Days. Each month, the University photographer will have two designated mornings available for professional headshots. Anyone on campus is welcome to participate (faculty, staff or student). There is no charge. This month’s Professional Photo Days are Tuesday, Feb. 4, and Wednesday, Feb. 5, from 8 to 11 a.m. Please contact Alyssa Green to reserve a time slot.
Center for the Arts Floor Signing
Friday, Feb. 7, from noon to 1:30 p.m., Center for the Arts lobby
The College of Fine Arts will be opening the lobby of the new Center for the Arts at the intersection of Oak Street and University Promenade for the University community to come be part of the foundation and leave a message and sign the floor of the lobby.
Montevallo Artwalk Pop-Up Artist Market: Victory at Victory!
Friday, Feb. 7, from 2 to 6 p.m., Victory Auto building (corner of Main and Shelby Streets)
Montevallo Artwalk is holding a pop-up artist market, Victory at Victory! Themed offerings in purple and gold as well as Montevallo-unique items will be available. Need a last-minute gift? Have guests in town you need to entertain? Come out before the performances and then make your way to Montevallo’s many other businesses and restaurants.
Annual Alumni Art Auction & Bloch Party
Preview and early bidding of Art Auction, Feb. 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Feb. 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bloch Party, Saturday, Feb. 8, from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
The Gallery at Bloch Hall
This exciting auction and party is your best opportunity to take home some of the incredible works of art created and donated by alumni, faculty and current students in all media. For 24 years, this event has been the centerpiece fundraiser for the Department of Art.
Make and Take Event
Tuesday, Feb. 11, from 4 to 6 p.m., Bloch Hall 112
Co-sponsored by E-club, FCS and Sustainability Committee
What are we making? Sustainable meals, facial cleansers, laundry detergent, small clothing alterations and patches. First come, first served for containers. Bring your own containers to maximize sustainability efforts. Wear comfortable work clothes and bring any small hems, buttons and patchwork alterations you would like to fix. First come, first served for patches provided.
A Black History Appreciation Afternoon
Thursday, Feb. 20, from 4 to 6 p.m., Bloch Hall 112
UM’s FCS Department presents a Black History Appreciation Afternoon. Come out for an afternoon full of encouragement and empowerment. There will be poetry, art, trivia, music and food. See you there!