June at Lake Martin
It is officially SUMMA TIME at the lake. Yay! Lots to See & Do in June. Have Fun and Be Safe!!
June 4 - Oil Painting Basics
You will love this one day workshop for beginners. Perry Austin will instruct the class at Tallapoosa School of Art. Tuition is $150 and includes lunch, coffee, tea and snacks. Contact Dorothy Littleton at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
June 6 - Wakeboard/Wakesurf Clinic
Kowaliga Marina will host a clinic for wakeboarders and wakesurfers. The class will take place from 8am-5pm at Kowaliga Marina, 255 Kowaliga Marina Road, Eclectic. For more information call 256.397.1210
March 2 - Lake Martin Cleanup Walk
Meet Saturday morning at designated areas to receive breakfast from Dirt Road Gourmet and supplies from Lake Martin Resource Association. Bring your own gloves. There are four main areas that will be covered this morning. For more in Contact the Lake Martin Resource Assocation.
June 8 - Antique Car Show
Wind Creek State Park will host a collection of automobiles on display from 9am - 2pm. Come peruse this beautiful collection. Daily entrance fees to the park will apply for non-campers.
June 8 - Intro to Sailing
The Dixie Sailing Club will host a free class from 10am to 4pm for those interested in learning to sail. There will be lessons on the basics of sailing,parts of the sailboat, how to capsize and upright the boat, along with learning how to sail a Sunfish. A DSC member will provide each student a sail on thier boat. A free hot dog lunch will be provided. The class is limeted to 60 participants. To learn more and register, call Keith Bennett at 334.324.9383 or email him at email@example.com
June 8 - Lil’ Calypso
Time for the annual art show at Chuck’s Marina! The 17th annual Lil’ Calypso will take place from 10am-4pm. Come see more than 60 regional artist and their amazing artwork. The show will include crafs, jewelry, pottery, paintings, photography, metal work, furniture and more. For more information visit Chuck’s Facebook page.
June 9 - Miss Lake Martin Area Rodeo Pageant
Contestants from newborn to 20 years old will compete for the Miss Lake Martin Area Rodeo Pageant to be held at 2pm in the BRHS Auditorium. Girls up to age 9 will model Western wear while young ladies from 10 to 20 will showcase the evening wear. Winners will participate in local and countywide events and will represent the boys and Girls Club of the Lake martin Area throughout the year. For registration information and more info email Courtnie Perry at the Boys and Girls Club. firstname.lastname@example.org
June 11- Still Life in Acrylics
Artist Nan Cunningham will lead the second summer series session at Tallapoosa School of Art. This beginner’s level one-day workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. includes tuition, lunch, coffee, tea, bottled water and snacks. Email email@example.com for more info.
June 12- Guided Geocaching
Learn what a cache is and how to find caches that are hidden in Wind Creek. Download the geocaching app on your device at geocaching.com. Then, meet the guide at 10 a.m. at the beach parking lot for guidance and help finding the caches.
June 15- Brett Cobb & Them at Standard Deluxe
Music venue Standard Deluxe in Waverly will host Brett Cobb and Them on the outdoor stage. Gates will then open at 4 p.m, and supper will be available in the FeedShak. The show begins at 7 p.m. and tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Kids under the age of 14 are free. You might wanna bring something comfortable and a cooler for your refreshments. For more info or to purchase a ticket, visit StandardDeluxe.com.
June 18- All Wakesurf Clinic
Russell Marine will host an all wakesurf clinic at The Ridge Marina, 450 RIdge Marina Way, from 8 a.m. to 5p.m. For more info, call 256-397-1300.
June 26- Trail Scavenger Hunt
Complete a nature scavenger hunt while hikng the Campfire Trail at Wind Creek. Meet at the trail head in the North Picnic Area at 10 a.m., for the 1.8-mile hike. Day-use fee applies for non-campers.
June 28-30- Nautique Southwest Regatta
Nautique Boats has tamed up with World Wake Association for a weekend of family-friendly events on and off the water. The Ridge Marina, will include private demos and clinics with Team Nautique athletes, a poker run, kids’ contest, a golf tournament and a dinner with an awards ceremony. The even fee will go to the Nautique owners.. You can register for activities at www.thewwa.com/event/.