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    School of Rock

    Presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company at RMTC Cabaret Theatre, Birmingham

    April 21 - April 30, 2017

    Get ready for a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing musical direct from Broadway. The new musical, School of Rock, follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who poses as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. Disinterested in academic work, he creates his own rock band-themed curriculum. With its sensational live kids’ rock band, School of Rock is a must see this season! 

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    Alabama Wildlife Center and Audubon Teaches Nature: Alabama Birding Trails

    Presented by Alabama Wildlife Center and Birmingham Audubon Society at Alabama Wildlife Center , Pelham

    April 30, 2017

    Joe Watts, Guest Speaker. Refreshments are offered at 1:30 pm in the Alabama Wildlife Center observation room followed by the program at 2:00 pm in the AWC auditorium. Over 400 species of...more

    Discover the Dinosaurs UNLEASHED

    Presented by VStar Entertainment at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Exhibition Halls, Birmingham

    April 29 - April 30, 2017

    Venture back to a time when the dinosaurs roamed the earth at Discover the Dinosaurs UNLEASHED! Experience up-close encounters with a lifelike Stegosaurus, Velociraptor and the king T-Rex in this...more

    Baby Tales

    Presented by North Shelby Library at North Shelby Library, Birmingham

    January 3 - May 2, 2017

    A story time designed especially for babies and their caregivers. Stories and music provide interaction for the babies and time for caregivers to talk and share with each other.  Ages: Birth...more

    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl

    May 4, 2017

    Join the Birmingham Art Crawl every first Thursday from 5:00 - 9:00 pm, rain or shine, as downtown Birmingham, Alabama transforms into a walking art gallery full of artists, performers,...more

    May the Fourth Be With You

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

    May 4, 2017

    We will be showing a movie about a galaxy far, far away for Star Wars Day. This event is free and popcorn will be provided.

    Mad Scientist Day Junior

    Presented by SAACS at UAB

    May 6, 2017

    The Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society (SAACS) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham are hosting the fourth annual Mad Scientist Day Jr. 

    Mad Scientist Day Jr....more

    Big Green Eggs in the ‘Ham

    Presented by Easter Seals of the Birmingham Area at Birmingham Zoo, Birmingham

    May 6, 2017

    Easterseals of the Birmingham Area is preparing for the 5th annual Big Green Eggs in the ‘Ham, the only EggFest in Birmingham. The event will be held Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the Birmingham Zoo....more

    Building Workshop

    Presented by Home Depot

    May 6, 2017

    Join the hands-on workshop where you and your child can build a flower pot to hold spring flowers to keep or give to Mom. Once the project is complete, your child can paint their project to...more

    Going Places

    Presented by McWane Science Center at McWane Science Center, Birmingham

    January 11 - May 7, 2017

    Created by the renowned Scitech in Perth, Australia, Going Places is an interactive science exhibition that explores the technology humans have developed for travel. If you have ever wanted to...more

    Kidding Around Yoga Teacher Training

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

    May 6 - May 7, 2017

    KAY specializes in blended trainings for almost anyone who works with or has children.

    What sets KAY apart from similar companies is our unique approach to teaching children’s Yoga and a...more

    Get Healthy on the Railroad Presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama Cooking Class

    Presented by Railroad Park at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    May 7, 2017

    Classes will be held on the Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza on Sunday afternoons beginning at 3:30 p.m. Registration will open 30 minutes prior to the class. 

    Get Healthy on the...more

    Toddler Tales

    Presented by North Shelby Library at North Shelby Library, Birmingham

    January 2 - May 8, 2017

    Stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts make up a lively 30 minute program designed especially for short attention spans. Registration will begin one week prior to each storytime. Ages 19-36...more

    Sensory Storytime

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    May 8, 2017

    This monthly, all-ages storytime introduces stories and songs in a variety of engaging ways in a sensory friendly atmosphere.


    Intro to 3D Printing

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

    May 8, 2017

    Curious about 3D printing and all you can do with the technology? This class is the perfect introduction. Learn how the MakerBot works as well as the basics of finding and preparing models to...more

    Wee One's

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    May 2 - May 9, 2017

    Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for 24 months and under.


    Wiggleworm Wednesdays

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    May 10, 2017

    Join us for our weekly all-ages storytime filled with msuic, fun, and more!


    Move and Groove Storytime

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    May 5 - May 12, 2017

    Join us for an interactive and energetic movement storytime for all ages filled with dance, yoga, and fun.


    Oak Mountain Spring State Fair

    Presented by Live Nation at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre, Pelham

    May 4 - May 14, 2017

    Enjoy the thrill of the world's tallest traveling giant Ferris Wheel. Visit the largest collection of exotic animals in North America. Our animals love to eat and you can hand feed them all. Win...more

    City Center Art After School Art Classes

    Presented by Space One Eleven at Space One Eleven, Birmingham

    January 9 - May 15, 2017

    City Center Art Level 1 (CCA1) Grades 2 – 5, Beginner Studio, Mondays 4:00 – 6:00 pm.
    CCA1 is a beginner level art studio class for youth in grades 2 – 5. This class is for the...more

    Together With Twos

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

    January 3 - May 16, 2017

    Ms. Kelly encourages participation, singing and movement during this special storytime for ages 18-36 months.


    PJ Storytime

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

    January 3 - May 16, 2017

    Come in your pajamas and join Ms. Courtney for fun stories, silly songs and yummy cookies! Every Tuesday night except Family Nights! All ages!


    Book Babies

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

    January 5 - May 18, 2017

    Join Ms. Lisa for a fun lap-sit program for our babies age birth to 18 months. Registration is suggested but not required. Limited to 12 babies.


    8th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival

    Presented by Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival at DeBardeleben Park in Downtown Historic Bessemer, Bessemer

    May 20, 2017

    In a state known for its music and bbq, the 8th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival combines the best of both Saturday, May 20th, 2017.  The event will take place at the beautiful...more

    Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    May 20, 2017

    Blake Richardson, Conductor
    Student concerto competition winner

    BIZET: Carmen Suite, No. 1
    HOLST: "Jupiter" from The Planets
    GRIEG: Peer Gynt Suite,...more

    23rd Annual Creek Bank Festival

    Presented by Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce at Leeds Memorial Park, Leeds

    May 20, 2017

    Join us for fun and fellowship for a full day of festivities with plenty of shopping at arts and craft booths, a full schedule of entertainment, and food provided by food vendors.


    Do Dah Day

    Presented by Do Dah Day, Inc. at Caldwell Park, Birmingham

    May 20, 2017

    Do Dah Day grew out of an idea in 1979 and has raised almost $1.5 million since! The South’s craziest parade kicks off at 11:01 a.m. on the streets of Highland Avenue in Birmingham’s...more

    SuperHero 5k/Fun Run

    Presented by SafeHouse of Shelby County, Inc.

    April 23 - May 20, 2017

    The SafeHouse Hero Run offers both a 5K (3.1 mile) course, as well as a 1K (.62 mile) Kids Fun Run. Participants of all ages and abilities are invited to attend and are encouraged to dress in...more

    Regions Tradition (PGA Champions Golf Tournament)

    Presented by Regions Tradition

    May 17 - May 21, 2017

    Collectively, the Champions Tour has the most recognizable and accomplished players in the game, with many of its 32 members in the World Golf Hall of Fame competing regularly in its events. The...more

    Day Out With Thomas

    Presented by Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum at Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum, Calera

    May 12 - May 21, 2017

    All aboard!  Thomas the Tank Engine™ is set to roll into the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum for Day Out With Thomas™ on May 12-14, 20-21, 2017!

    Take a ride with everybody’s...more

    7th Annual Salsa Showdown

    Presented by Sidewalk Film Festival at Cahaba Brewing Company, Birmingham

    May 27, 2017

    Welcome to the 7th Annual Salsa Showdown presented by Alagasco.  The Showdown is a fundraising competition among local restaurants & catering companies to determine who offers the...more

    Dreamgirls

    Presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company at RMTC Cabaret Theatre, Birmingham

    May 12 - May 28, 2017

    Celebrate the advent of R&B in the 1960s with a Motown-inspired score and dynamic performances in the powerhouse musical Dreamgirls. Experience onstage joy and backstage drama as an...more

    22nd Annual Rickwood Classic

    Presented by Birmingham Barons at Rickwood Field, Birmingham

    May 31, 2017

    The Birmingham Barons and The Friends of Rickwood will welcome baseball fans back to historic Rickwood Field for the 22nd Annual Rickwood Classic presented by Levy's Fine Jewelry. The annual game...more

    Lakeshore's Amazing Race

    Presented by Lakeshore Foundation at Lakeshore Foundation, Homewood

    June 3, 2017

    Modeled after the popular TV show, teams of four will “race” throughout Lakeshore's 45-acre campus completing interactive challenges and competing for great prizes. Past challenges...more

    Steel City Jazz Festival

    Presented by Empowermint, Inc. at Linn Park, Birmingham

    June 2 - June 3, 2017

    Today’s Premier Jazz Artists Sprinkled With A Few Legendary R&B Performers & A-List MC, Tops Off Your Overall Experience During The Course Of Two-Days In Historic Paved Linn...more

    Hogwarts Academy – Herbology, Defense Against the Dark Arts, and Astronomy

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    June 6, 2017

    Hogwarts Academy – Herbology, Defense Against the Dark Arts, and...more

    Build it: Think it, Create it, LEGO it!

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

    June 6, 2017

    Now is the time to step up to the table and prove to the LEGO world that you are truly ready to build. Successfully complete a number of LEGO challenges and claim your title as an Avondale Library...more

    Baby & Me Storytime

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    June 10, 2017

    Join Ms. Mary for an educational and engaging storytime filled with songs, fingerplays, and short stories. Designed for babies up to 12 months in age and a parent/caregiver.


    Chopped Jr.

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    June 15, 2017

    Join us for our first ever family cooking competition! Register your family team of 4 online at www.homewoodpubliclibrary.org.


    Singing Safari Preschool Music Camp

    Presented by Mason Music

    June 12 - June 16, 2017

    The songbirds are singing,
    it’s time to play.
    So join our safari,
    we’ll lead the way!
    Through jungles and rivers
    of rhythm and pitch,
    by the end of the...more

    Father's Day Limited

    Presented by Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum at Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum, Calera

    June 17, 2017

    Make great memories with your Father and treat him to a day of fun this Father's Day on the Father's Day Limited! Take Dad on a relaxing one hour train ride through the scenic forests of Shelby...more

    Sensory Storytime

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    June 17, 2017

    This monthly, all-ages storytime introduces stories and songs in a variety of engaging ways in a sensory friendly atmosphere.


    Let's Build a Better Storytime

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

    June 19, 2017

    Come join us in building and creating great stories for the summer. Target audience: children.

    Scuba Camp (kids ages 12-17)

    Presented by Family Dive Club

    June 19 - June 23, 2017

    Scuba Camp is a safe and affordable premier personal growth and leadership experience for kids ages 12-17. Kids learn organization, focus, awareness, safety, communication, self-confidence and...more

    Young Musicians Camp

    Presented by University of Montevallo

    June 18 - June 23, 2017

    The University of Montevallo Department of Music welcomes middle and high school-aged vocalists, instrumentalists, guitarists, pianists, and aspiring music technologists and composers to the 14th...more

    Fiddler on the Roof

    Presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company at Dorothy Jemison Day Theater, Birmingham

    June 9 - June 25, 2017

    When Jewish milkman Tevye’s daughter falls in love with a poor tailor rather than the middle-aged butcher chosen for her, the father strives to maintain "Tradition” in one of Broadway’s most...more

    Rock Painting

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

    June 29, 2017

    Build a better community with us! We will be painting rocks and leaving kind and uplifting messages on the rocks. You are welcome to place them in parks, playgrounds, or give one to a friend or...more

    Singing Safari Preschool Music Camp

    Presented by Mason Music at Mason Music: Cahaba Heights, Birmingham

    June 26 - June 30, 2017

    The songbirds are singing,
    it’s time to play.
    So join our safari,
    we’ll lead the way!
    Through jungles and rivers
    of rhythm and pitch,
    by the end of the...more

    Theatre Camp 2017

    Presented by Theatre Tuscaloosa and Tvwkswzw

    June 19 - June 30, 2017

    Tuscaloosa Children's Theatre and Theatre Tuscaloosa are partnering once again to offer Theatre Camp 2017 this summer from June 19th - 30th in the fine arts center on Shelton State's...more

    Let's Build a Better Storytime

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

    July 3, 2017

    Come join us in building and creating great stories for the summer. Target audience: children.

    Sensory Storytime

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    July 8, 2017

    This monthly, all-ages storytimes introduces stories and songs in a variety of engaging ways in a sensory friendly atmosphere.


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