Homeschool Events

Current Events: Click titles for full details!

Creative Writing Class
Mars Hill Cafe, 1087 Downtowner Blvd., Mobile, Alabama
Begins February 22, 2018
Cost is $10-$18 per class, depending on number enrolled.

Outdoor Adventure Skills Class
Village Point Park Preserve in Daphne, Alabama
March 7, 2018, 9 AM – 1 PM
Cost is $40 per student with a $20 sibling discount
Target ages 8-13
Animal Tracking, Shelter Building, Exploring Outdoors, Plant and Animal Identification

Coastal Bird Banding
Fort Morgan, Alabama
*April 17-21, 2018
No charge to attend the bird banding, but an entrance fee is required to enter Fort Morgan park. All ages welcome.
*Will announce our exact date of attendance in mid April as event is weather dependent.

Mobile/Baldwin Community Homeschool Graduation – Class of 2018
Robertsdale Church of the Nazarene
22024 Cedar St, Robertsdale, AL 36567
Thursday, May 17, 2018, 2 PM
Space is limited. Keep an eye on this Events page for informational meeting dates.
For more information, email

NGCHE events are open to any home-educating family living on or visiting the Northern Gulf Coast. If you can get here, you are welcome! Families who RSVP for NGCHE events must familiarize themselves not only with each particular event’s requirements but with the information on our Policies & Procedures page as well. Sign-up instructions are here.

For events not organized by NGCHE, we encourage you to contact the host organization with questions. If you’d like your group’s information posted here, contact us at

Past Events

October Graduation Meeting: Talking Nuts & Bolts… and Bowling
Skyline Bowling Lanes, 4120 Government Blvd, Mobile
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 10 AM
Topics of discussion will include ordering caps & gowns, diplomas, invitations. While moms talk shop, graduates and their siblings can bowl. Event is Dutch treat and should be over by 11:30 AM.

The Conclusion of Edgar Allan Poe
Playhouse in the Park, Mobile
Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at 10:30 AM
Cost: $8 per ticket
Suitable for middle & high school

Mobile Medical Museum Tour and the Medicinal Garden
In front of USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital
Friday, November 3, 2017, 2 PM – 3 PM

Cost: $4 for students and chaperones
Suitable for middle & high school.

Veterans Day Thank You Project
Municipal (Langan) Park
4901 Zeigler Blvd., Mobile, Alabama, 36608
Monday, November 6, 2017, 9 AM – 11 AM
Making goodie bags and “Thank You!” cards for our Veterans

November Graduation Meeting: Lunch with the Pastor
Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 12:00 PM
Newk’s Eatery, McGowin Park Shopping Center
1335 Satchel Paige Drive, Suite C-106, Mobile, AL 36606
Lunch with Pastor Melissa Aaron of Robertsdale Church of the Nazarene, our gracious host for graduation!

Impact Youth Theater presents Jack Frost
Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 10:00 AM
Daphne Civic Center, 2603 Hwy. 98, 36526
Join us for the school performance.
Admission is free, but donations are accepted.
All ages are welcome, as are family and friends. Please RSVP to Reservation deadline is Monday, December 4, 2017, by 12 PM.

Science and Archaeology Museum Tour with the Bone Lab
University of South Alabama Archaeology Museum
Postponed until spring. New date TBA.
Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, 9:00 – 10:30 AM
Cost: $5 for students and chaperones
Suitable for high school.

Airbus Americas Final Assembly Line Tour
Thursday, December 14th, 2017, 10:00 – 11:00 AM
Cost: None
Ages: 10-18
Chaperones: One adult per family. MUST BE VETTED AT LEAST ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE TOUR. See the post for full details.
Please RSVP to
Reservation deadline is Thursday, December 7, 2017, by 12 PM.

Get-to-Know Homeschooling Informational Meeting
Mobile Public Library Moorer/Spring Hill Branch
January 25, 2018, 6-7 PM
Free and open to the public. Join us as we discuss the basics of homeschooling in Alabama and share local, state, and national resources.

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