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    Art On The Rocks!

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art and Junior Patrons of the Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham

    June 23, 2017

    From illusionists to contortionists, breakdancing to Bollywood, and pop-up opera to body painting, Art On The Rocks is gearing up to be the most dynamic event of the summer! The best of Birmingham’s artists, makers, and musical guests come together in one spot for three nights of exciting performances inspired by art and culture around the world.  

    June ...more


    First Friday Fiber Arts

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

    July 7, 2017

    Join us on the first Friday of each month for knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, crewel, embroidery and smocking.  All skill levels are welcome. Drop in and stay awhile!

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    Purl at the Plaza

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    July 8, 2017

    Bring your red, white, and blue yarn to celebrate Independence. All fiber crafts welcome!


    Stuffed Animal Taxidermy

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    July 11, 2017

    Stuffed Animal Taxidermy

    Tuesday, July 11, at 3 p.m. in the Large Auditorium

    This might sound a bit strange, but you will be amazed at what a...more

    Build it: Bring it, Screen it, Color it!

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Avondale Regional Library (BPL), Birmingham

    July 11, 2017

    Drop off a NEW white t-shirt at the construction site (Avondale Youth Department) no later than July 6th. We will screen your shirt and have it ready for you to color during the "Build a Better...more

    3D Printing Open Lab

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest

    July 13, 2017

    See the 3D printers in action and get your printing questions answered. The open lab will also offer tips for best practices to achieve a successful print from your model. Registration is not...more

    Art Journal Camp for Adults

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    July 10 - July 14, 2017

    Why should just the kiddos have all the summer camp fun?!?  In this week long camp, we will learn different elements to put together an art journal!  Art journals can have words, but...more

    Tannehill Trade Days

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    July 15 - July 16, 2017

    The third weekend of each month, from March through November, shoppers and swappers come from far and near to Tannehill Trade Days in search of tools, clothing, jewelry, knives, furniture and...more

    Sloss Music & Arts Festival

    Presented by Red Mountain Entertainment at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham

    July 15 - July 16, 2017

    Sloss Music & Arts Festival is a two-day music and lifestyle event that takes place at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark in Birmingham, Alabama.

    Sloss Fest is 40 bands on 4...more

    Design Squad Global

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    June 15 - July 20, 2017

    Design Squad Global

    Thursdays, June 15 – July 20, at 2 p.m. in the Round Auditorium

    Kids explore engineering through fun-packed, high-energy,...more

    Upcycle City: Mod Podge Magic

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

    July 21, 2017

    Create beautiful art with mod podge, craft paper and dollar-store frames!  All supplies, wine and light snacks provided. Free event; must be 21+ to attend. Space is limited.  Call...more

    Art On The Rocks!

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art and Junior Patrons of the Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham

    July 21, 2017

    From illusionists to contortionists, breakdancing to Bollywood, and pop-up opera to body painting, Art On The Rocks is gearing up to be the most dynamic event of the summer! The...more

    Craft Time

    Presented by North Shelby Library at North Shelby Library, Birmingham

    July 11 - July 25, 2017

    Drop in anytime between 2:00 – 3:30. All ages welcome. Registration required. Registration begins 1 week prior to craft date.


    Summer Youth Apprenticeship

    Presented by Sloss Metal Arts at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham

    June 19 - July 28, 2017

    This eight-week program employs 12 students, ages 16-18, to work and study under professional artists for 30 hours a week, at a minimum wage. The program is designed to expose students to a...more

    Adult Summer Reading - Read & Win!

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

    June 1 - July 31, 2017

    Have you signed up yet?

    Our Summer Reading Program for Adults kicks off June 1st, so be sure to register to Read & Win! In addition to weekly prizes for reading, we have a summer...more

    DIY Fidget Spinners

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 1, 2017

    DIY Fidget Spinners

    Tuesday, August 1, at 5:30 p.m. in the Round Auditorium

    Teens, make your very own fidget spinner! All supplies provided....more

    Summer Reading Program

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

    June 1 - August 1, 2017

    Have you signed up yet?

    Our Summer Reading Program for Adults kicks off June 1st, so be sure to register to Read & Win! In addition to weekly prizes for reading, we have a summer...more

    Art On The Rocks!

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art and Junior Patrons of the Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham

    August 18, 2017

    From illusionists to contortionists, breakdancing to Bollywood, and pop-up opera to body painting, Art On The Rocks is gearing up to be the most dynamic event of the summer! The...more

    Tannehill Trade Days

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    August 19 - August 20, 2017

    The third weekend of each month, from March through November, shoppers and swappers come from far and near to Tannehill Trade Days in search of tools, clothing, jewelry, knives, furniture and...more

    Birmingham Artwalk 2017

    Presented by Birmingham Artwalk at Birmingham Historic Loft District, Birmingham

    September 8 - September 9, 2017

    Artwalk is an arts festival that transforms Birmingham's loft neighborhood into an arts district, featuring the work of more than 100 visual artists, live musicians, street performers, food and...more

    Alabama Forge Council Annual Blacksmithing Conference

    Presented by Alabama Forge Council at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    September 9 - September 10, 2017

    The Alabama Forge Council is a non-profit organization that promotes the knowledge of Blacksmithing skills and works to promote the continued re-discovery of the art of Blacksmithing.The AFC is an...more

    Tannehill Trade Days

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    September 16 - September 17, 2017

    The third weekend of each month, from March through November, shoppers and swappers come from far and near to Tannehill Trade Days in search of tools, clothing, jewelry, knives, furniture and...more

    Homestead Hollow Arts & Crafts Festival

    Presented by Homestead Hollow at Homestead Hollow, Springville

    September 22 - September 24, 2017

    Homestead Hollow 2017 festivals featuring fine arts, unique – one of a kind – hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time days- see wood carving, blacksmithing, wood...more

    Irondale Whistle Stop Festival

    Presented by The Commercial Development Authority of Irondale

    September 30, 2017

    The Whistle Stop Festival brings in a wide variety of art and food vendors from around the region.


    Tannehill Trade Days

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    October 21 - October 22, 2017

    The third weekend of each month, from March through November, shoppers and swappers come from far and near to Tannehill Trade Days in search of tools, clothing, jewelry, knives, furniture and...more

    Tannehill Trade Days

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    November 18 - November 19, 2017

    The third weekend of each month, from March through November, shoppers and swappers come from far and near to Tannehill Trade Days in search of tools, clothing, jewelry, knives, furniture and...more

    The Market at Pepper Place

    Presented by Pepper Place Farmer's Market at Pepper Place, Birmingham

    April 8 - December 9, 2017

    The Market at Pepper Place brings the best Alabama growers, food producers and artisans to Birmingham. Join us every Saturday, April - December, rain or shine! #LocalisBetter”.


    Yard Art

    Presented by Naked Art Gallery at Naked Art Gallery, Birmingham

    April 7 - December 24, 2017

    “Yard Art”

    Functional art for the garden by various artists

    Opening receptions:
    Friday April 7th, 5-8 pm: refreshments served
    Saturday April 8th, 10:30 am-6 pm:...more

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