Summer around the Lake Martin area is a busy time, and the Lake Martin Young Professionals group has been keeping pace with all the summertime activity. Strand Sessions, LMYP's spring-and-summer concert series in downtown Alexander City's Strand Park has welcomed some great acts to the stage in April, May, June and July. The series will wrap up on August 2nd with Birmingham-area artist, Bailey Ingle, treating fans to her style of country and singer/songwriter tunes. Here's a look at what's happening over the for the rest of the summer and into August.
YP Summertime Social - Thursday, July 26th @ Fermenter's Market
Join us for an afternoon at Fermenter's Market with our friends from the Lake Martin Area United Way. YP members will receive 2 complimentary drinks and the United Way will have the snacks covered! Come hang for a bit, catch up with what we have going on and learn a little about the fantastic work that the United Way does for the area. If you know someone interested in getting involved with the YP group, this will be a great time to bring them out. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Strand Sessions #5 - Thursday, August 2nd @ Strand Park
Access to the Issues - State Representative Town Hall Forum
YP's Access to the Issues series is a quarterly event that brings important topics to the forefront by giving community leaders and participants a chance to engage. Our first Access to the Issues event focused on Alexander City Schools, and we're excited to announce that the year's second installment will feature candidates running to represent Alexander City and District 81 in the Alabama House of Representatives taking part in a town hall forum. Pending the results of Tuesday, July 17th's Republican runoff, Terry Martin or Ed Oliver will join Democratic nominee Jeremy Jeffcoat to dive into the issues impacting our area and their plans for addressing them at the State House. The event will be held on Thursday, August 16th, 5:30 pm at Valley National Bank's Highway 280 location in Alex City. Contact email@example.com with any questions.