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    InstaBiz: Instagram Masterclass For Retail Business Owners

    Presented by Small Talk Social

    February 21, 2016

    With over 400 million active monthly users, Instagram has gone from a just a "hip smartphone app" to one of the most popular social media platforms in the world.

    During this extensive one-day training, you will learn how to harness the power of Instagram to increase the visibility of your retail business, discover how to create amazing visual content + learn ways to strategically target potential ...more


    Watercolor Workshop with Pat Hall, Saturday Mornings

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    February 13, 2016

    Water Color painting workshop with instructor Pat Hall. In this class, you will learn the basics of watercolor painting - All Levels welcome. No Drawing Necessary. Ages 15 and up! Materials...more

    Spring Cleansing

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    February 13, 2016

    Ease your winter to spring transition with emerging spring plants. Cameron and Antonia will discus the traditional use of herbs to jump start your body with a spring cleaning.


    Seasonal Series

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    February 13, 2016

    Instructor: Hank Siegel
    Saturday, February 13, 2016| 9-1 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $65 | Non-Members $75
    2 for 1

    Learn the techniques,...more

    Spring Cleansing

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    February 13, 2016

    Instructor: Antonia Viteri & Cameron Strouss
    Saturday, February 13 | 10-noon
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $15 | Non-Members $20

    Ease your winter to...more

    Chili Cook Off

    Presented by Saturn Birmingham at Saturn Birmingham, Birmingham

    February 13, 2016

    Saturn's 1st ever chili cook off. Bring your appetite or enter to compete. Cash prize for the chili winner!

    This event is 18 and over.


    Saturn Cocktail Classes: Cocktail Techniques

    Presented by Saturn Birmingham at Saturn Birmingham, Birmingham

    February 14, 2016

    Have you ever wanted to know why some cocktails are stirred, while others are shaken? This is the class for you. Steva will take you through 10 essential cocktails, how they’re made, and why....more

    Family Search

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 15, 2016

    Take a detailed look at the features of FamilySearch.org, a website that allows you to research your ancestry for free.


    Databases for Genealogy

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 15, 2016

    Make use of all our resources in your game plan for family history research. Learn how to locate BPL's databases and discover the wealth of genealogical information they have to offer. 


    Knight Chess Tournament

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 15, 2016

    Join us for a monthly chess tournament where you will learn strategy and have fun in equal measure!  Preschool-12th grade.


    Beginning Zentangle Class

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    February 15, 2016

    Zentangle® is an easy to learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is fun, relaxing, and anyone can use it to create beautiful pieces of art! It is enjoyed by a wide...more

    Zentangle Dr Seuss Garden

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    February 15, 2016

    Select one of Dr Seuss' inspirational quotes or bring your favorite!  We will add some Seuss-like flowers with some Zentangle patterns, then some bright colors to our garden! We...more

    The Road to College

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 16, 2016

    This informational workshop is geared towards high school students and parents who are overwhelmed with the college application process. Admissions counselors from several local colleges and...more

    The ABC’s of Medicare

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 16, 2016

    Have you been wondering about all the new changes to our Medicare Benefits? Karen Haiflich will answer all your questions about how benefits are currently computed, how to become insured, and how...more

    The ABC’s of Medicare

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 16, 2016

    Have you been wondering about all the new changes to our Medicare Benefits? Karen Haiflich will answer all your questions about how benefits are currently computed, how to become insured, and how...more

    Excel Basic 2010 Part 1

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 16, 2016

    Public Computer Services trainers will introduce participants to Microsoft Excel 2010. Registrants will learn skills to create, edit, format, and other basic features and applications of...more

    Excel Basic 2010 Part 2

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 16, 2016

    Public Computer Services trainers will introduce participants to Microsoft Excel 2010. Registrants will learn skills to create, edit, format, and other basic features and applications of...more

    French Conversation Club

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    February 16, 2016

    Adults of all skill levels are invited to practice French and learn about French culture.


    Art Journal - Color Splash Technique

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    February 16, 2016

    Art Journaling is a great way to express yourself!   There is an array of different techniques to create an art journal that you can use to enhance your written journaling, or...more

    Art Journal - Color Splash Technique

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    February 16, 2016

    Art Journaling is a great way to express yourself!   There is an array of different techniques to create an art journal that you can use to enhance your written journaling, or...more

    Teens Engineer BHM / STEM-L

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 16, 2016

    Do you love technology? Want to know how to program a robot? Do you like to take things apart to see what makes them tick? Join us after school each Tuesday through the spring to work with UAB’s...more

    Teen Knitting

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 17, 2016

    Whether you’re new or a knitting wonder, join our team of expert and teen knitters weekly as we stitch our way to glory! We meet after school Wednesdays through spring. Knitting needles and...more

    Brush, Floss, and Rinse

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    February 18, 2016

    Parents, have you asked yourself any of these questions? When should I schedule my child's first trip to the dentist? Should my 3-year-old be flossing? Join us and learn the importance of...more

    Free Adult Computer Class - Basic Internet

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Five Points West Regional Library (BPL), Birmingham

    February 4 - February 18, 2016

    The Five Points West Regional Branch Library presents a free computer class on basic Internet. Registration is required.


    Steel City Hackers

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 18, 2016

    What do Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat & Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook have in common? They’re both experts at coding! Hang with us on Thursdays to get your start in coding, building...more

    Common Threads II 2016: Our Quilts, Our Souls, Our Heritage

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Springville Road Regional Library (BPL), Birmingham

    February 19, 2016

    Phyllis Lawson, author of Quilt of Souls, will give a talk about her book and being raised by her grandparents in Livingston, Alabama. Following the talk there will be an heirloom quilting...more

    Healthy Soul Food Cooking with Chef E

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Powderly Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    February 19, 2016

    Chef E will demonstrate how to cook healthy meals and offer food samples to taste. Target audience: seniors. 
     


    What's That Plant? A Workshop for Learning How to Identify Plants

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    February 20, 2016

    Instructor: Tom Diggs, Ph.D.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Saturday, February 20 | 8:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    $80 Members | $90 Non-Members

    Identifying plants can be...more

    Birmingham Botanical Gardens PHOTO-TALK

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    January 18, 2015 - February 21, 2016

     If you can answer yes to any of these questions then this discussion group is for you!
    1. I'm interested in photography.
    2. I want to develop my photographic skills.
    3....more

    Sushi Making Class

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 22, 2016

    Sushi Making Class
    Monday, February 22, at 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. in Room 101
    Interested in learning the art and ease behind making...more

    Basic PC

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 22, 2016

    Participants will be introduced to the computer, basic PC terms, components, hardware, peripherals, desktop features, and other applications. 


    Keyboarding

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 22, 2016

    Public Computer Services trainers will show participants basics of working with the computer keyboard and the mouse. 


    BPL Database: Financial Ratings Series Online

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 22, 2016

    Business, Science and Technology staff will demonstrate the library's newest financial planning resource, Financial Ratings Series Online.  This powerful database provides users with detailed...more

    Online Language Resources

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 22, 2016

    Want to study another language but don’t want to pay for costly software or learning aids? Let your local librarian show you all the top FREE online language learning tools available to you in...more

    Makers & Bakers

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 22, 2016

    Learn a new skill from our FACS friends at the Homewood Middle School!


    AARP Driving Course

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest and Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest at Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest, Vestavia Hills

    February 22, 2016

    A course for older drivers to update their knowledge and skills. Attendees may qualify for insurance discounts; check with your insurance company. Drinks are provided, but bring a lunch....more

    Excel Advanced 2010 Part 1

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 23, 2016

    Participants will advance their skills by learning to work with simple formulas, sorting, using charts, and other features. 


    Excel Advanced 2010 Part 2

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 23, 2016

    This class serves as a continuation of Part 1 of the advanced class, focusing on more intermediate to advanced features and applications of Microsoft Excel 2010.


    Teens Engineer BHM / STEM-L

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 23, 2016

    Do you love technology? Want to know how to program a robot? Do you like to take things apart to see what makes them tick? Join us after school each Tuesday through the spring to work with UAB’s...more

    Next Step Wednesdays: I-Pads & I-Phone Intermediate Class

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 24, 2016

    Have you been wondering what all you can do with your iPad and iPhone? This workshop is geared towards the intermediate user. Join us as Jeff Mann, Apple® Certified trainer for Alabama Tech-Ease,...more

    Teen Knitting

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 24, 2016

    Whether you’re new or a knitting wonder, join our team of expert and teen knitters weekly as we stitch our way to glory! We meet after school Wednesdays through spring. Knitting needles and...more

    Rough Draft Writing Crew

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 25, 2016

    Thursday, February 25, at 4:30 p.m. in Room 101 (Lower Level) Do you write poetry? Short stories? Journal or blog? Improve your writing skills while meeting other teens who are interested in...more

    Neuroscience Café: Beyond Pharma - Therapeutic Strategies for Parkinson’s

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 25, 2016

    Thursday, February 25, at 6:30 p.m. in the Large Auditorium

    The symptoms of Parkinson's disease may cause you to move more slowly. You may also feel tightness, pain, and weakness,...more

    Free Adult Computer Class - Microsoft Word

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Five Points West Regional Library (BPL), Birmingham

    February 11 - February 25, 2016

    The Five Points West Regional Branch Library presents a free computer class on Microsoft Word. Registration is required.


    Steel City Hackers

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 25, 2016

    What do Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat & Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook have in common? They’re both experts at coding! Hang with us on Thursdays to get your start in coding, building...more

    African American Storytelling: Goin' Someplace Special

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at North Avondale Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham

    February 25, 2016

    During this storytime, kids will learn about people from all socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds. Kids will learn the concept of diversity.
     


    Haitian Vodou Ceremonies, Songs, and Sacred Objects

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham

    February 26, 2016

    This lecture will discuss Haitian Vodou ceremonies that are dedicated to spirits, called loa. Songs, drumming, and sacred objects such as flags, rattles, and drums are used in the salutation of...more

    Embody Winter Retreat

    Presented by Embody Practice Center - Yoga, Tai Chi, Manual Therapy

    February 27, 2016

    Join the therapists and teachers at Embody for a day to disconnect from outside stresses and reconnect with yourself. We will turn off our phones and plug into awareness through breath work,...more

    Class - Introduction to Arduino

    Presented by Red Mountain Makers at Red Mountain Makers , Birmingham

    February 27, 2016

    This class is for anyone who has never played around with Arduino before and those who have played around a little bit but aren't entirely sure about how the basics work. You'll put together basic...more

    Teen Anime Club

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    February 29, 2016

    Monday, February 29, at 3:30 p.m. in the Large Auditorium.

    Love manga or anything Japanese related? Join the Teen Anime Club as we discuss and watch anime, while sampling various...more

    Downloadable: Free E-Books/Audio

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 29, 2016

    Participants will be introduced to the digital library and how to download free E-books and audiobooks onto their computers and devices, such as smartphones and tablets.


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