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January 9 - 10 - Come and celebrate the 80th Birthday of the King of Rock and Roll for a 'Birthday Tribute to the King!' at the Millbrook Theatre featuring Pat VanCor and the Memphis Show band. Reserved Tickets $20.00 - 1st two rows - Limited availability. General Admission $15.00. For more information check out www.millbrooktheatre.com or call 334-782-7317.

January 10 - The next Elmore County Cleanup Day will be January 10, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the old Sweeten School on Ingram Road just north of Myrick Road. For further information call Advanced Disposal toll free at 866-252-0458 or visit the Elmore County Commission web site www.elmoreco.org.

January 12 – Spring semester for Central Alabama Community College begins in Millbrook at Stanhope Elmore High School. Contact the Central Alabama Community College admissions office at 256-215-4255 or visit www.cacc.edu.

January 13 - Millbrook City Council Meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 3900 Grandview Road. Work Session begins at 5:30 p.m. Both sessions open to the public.

January 15-18 - The Millbrook Community Players will present "Murder Rides Again" a Murder Mystery performance sure to capture your attention and excite your mind! Check out www.millbrooktheatre.com or call 334-782-7317 for more information.

January 17 - The next City of Millbrook Cleanup Day will be January 17, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. Waste Man­agement will have trucks located at City Hall for your convenience. This is an opportunity to get rid of your holiday items as well as bulky items in your attic, storage shed and yard. House­hold and yard trash will be accepted. No flammable or toxic materials such as paint, oils, ap­pliances containing freon, etc. will be accepted. Call Mill­brook City Hall 285-6428 for additional information.

January 17-18 - The Alabama Nature Center "Go Hike" General Public Weekend will be January 17-18, 2015. During any ANC General Public Weekend, you can enjoy hiking five miles of scenic ANC trails while learning about the fascinating natural history of central Alabama. From distinguishing between a white oak and a red oak to observing the natural processes of a seasonal pond, you get more than just a walk in the woods when you pause to study the interpretive signs along the trails. From ponds and creeks to forests and fields, you can always find some kind of new life waiting around the next trail bend. You can even add to the outdoor experience with a tasty picnic under or around the ANC pavilion. Please visit their web site, http://www.alabamawildlife.org for additional information.

January 20 - Millbrook Planning Commission Meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 3900 Grandview Road.

January 24 - Miss Millbrook Pageant for ages 5 - 19 at the Grandview YMCA. Sponsored by the Millbrook Area Chamber of Commerce. Call 334-285-0085 or visit www.millbrookchamber.com for more details.

January 27 - Millbrook City Council Meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 3900 Grandview Road. Work Session begins at 5:30 p.m. Both sessions open to the public.

February 3 – The next application deadline for free Certified Nursing Assistant training provided by the City of Millbrook and Trenholm State Technical College is February 3, 2015 for course dates February 17 – March 19. Are you interested in becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) at NO COST to you? The City of Millbrook in conjunction with Trenholm State Technical College will continue to offer a CNA training program that is funded by a grant from the Governor's Office of Workforce Development of the State of Alabama. NO FEES, NO COSTS to the students. The 5-week course is free; it includes books, course materials and the fee for the certification test. Applications and additional information are available at the Millbrook Economic Development Office or City Hall. Qualified applicants must meet the following requirements: be a resident of the Millbrook area, have a High School Diploma or GED, pass a drug screen and TB skin test, keep 90% attendance for the entire 5 week program, and pass the 5 week-program and the state exam to become certified. Please be advised that NOT ALL APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. A selection committee will review the applications and the accepted students will be notified. Please call (334) 285-0085 or (334) 285-0330 for additional information.

2015 CNA Course Dates:

February 17 – March 19, 2015 - Application Deadline: February 3, 2015

March 31 – April 30, 2015 - Application Deadline: March 17, 2015

February 5 - Millbrook Baseball & Softball Registration for 2015 will be held on the second floor of the concession stand at Millcreek Sports Complex each Tuesday and Thursday from 5pm until 8pm through February 5, 2015. Saturday registrations are from 9am until 1pm through February 7, 2015. Millbrook Baseball and Millbrook Girls Softball League (MGSL) also have Facebook pages. For additional information please contact Dane Urban at 334-651-9587 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

February 7 - Millbrook Mardi Gras Parade and Festival will be Feb. 7th at the Village Green Park in Millbrook. Over 60 vendors from all over the South with lots of different food and fun for everyone. The festival begins at 9a.m. with the parade starting at NOON sharp. Anyone can enter into the parade: just go to www.millbrookrevelers.org for entry information.

Ongoing Events:

Second and Fourth Tuesdays - The Millbrook City Council meets in the Municipal Courtroom The City Council meets the second or fourth Tuesday of each month in the Judicial Complex located at 3821 Grandview Road at 6:00 p.m. Work session normally begins at 5:30 p.m. Meeting updates will be posted here as they become available.

Second and Fourth Thursdays - The Millbrook Men's Club meets the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Millbrook Memorial Center (behind Millbrook Library on Grandview Road). The club is open to interested men who live in the Millbrook area. The club raises money through a pair of annual barbecues to support local park improvements, city ammenities, youth scholarships, scouting troops and other improvements in Millbrook. The club meets for social time at 6:30pm with the business meeting at 7pm.

First Wednesdays - The Millbrook Library Book Club invites all area readers to attend a book discussion group on the first Wednesday of each month. Meetings are usually held at 10:00am at the Millbrook Library although evening meetings are sometimes scheduled. Our meeting schedule is arranged to meet the needs of the attendees. Any questions, suggestions or comments should be directed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . For more information about the Millbrook Library visit their webpage at library.cityofmillbrook.org.

Thursdays - The Elmore County Extension Offices offers FREE Basic Parenting lessons each Thursday from 1pm-2:30pm. Program covers child development, protective factors, appropriate discipline, communication, and stress management. Please contact the Elmore County Extension Office at 334-567-6301 for more information.

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The Millbrook Community Players
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