Mark your calendar for a play date when UAB's Alys Stephens Center presents Disney's "Choo-Choo Soul with Genevieve!" at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19 in the center. Tickets are $15 for kids, $27 for adults. Call 975-2787 or go to

"Choo-Choo Soul with Genevieve!" is one of the new family fun performances presented by the center. Come early at 2 p.m. for an exciting preview celebration of the Alys Stephens Center's new Arts Education Institute, ArtPlay, set to open January 2011.

Then get on board with musical artist Genevieve Goings as she drives her train through fantastical lands while singing soulful, contemporary, kid-friendly hip-hop songs about ABC's, 1-2-3s, being polite and more.