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    Lakeshore's Amazing Race

    Presented by Lakeshore Foundation

    July 26, 2014

    Modeled after the popular show, The Amazing Race, teams of four will be assembled representing a variety of age groups and affiliations. Teams will “race” throughout Lakeshore Foundation’s 45-acre campus completing interactive challenges and competing for the grand prize.

    Lakeshore’s Amazing Race gives our teams the chance to challenge themselves mentally and physically while ...more


    Lunch and Learn: GrandScapes: Playful Gardening

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    July 23, 2014

     Kindle the imagination of the (grand)kids in your life by creating fairy gardens, worm habitats and other play inspiring features. Bring your lunch and we'll provide the drinks and...more

    Baby Led Weaning Class

    Presented by Gardendale Martha Moore Public Library at Gardendale–Martha Moore Public Library

    July 24, 2014

    Come to our monthly mommy playdate and learn about Baby Led Weaning while the kiddos play. Already done weaning? No problem! All are welcome at any stage of motherhood and we hope...more

    Brews, Boots & Bowties

    Presented by American Diabetes Association AL/MS Junior Board

    July 24, 2014

    Join the Junior Board of the American Diabetes Association for the 3rd Annual Brews, Boots & Bowties party!!

    Tickets are $30 single/$50 couples in advance & $40 single/$60 couples...more

    Community Shred Day

    Presented by The Arc of Jefferson County

    July 24, 2014

    The Arc of Jefferson County’s recyclABILITY program will its monthly Shred Day at The Arc’s main campus on 215 21st Avenue South. The event runs from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm that day in the...more

    Party on the Porch

    Presented by Alabama Outdoors at Alabama Outdoors

    July 25, 2014

    Join Alabama Outdoors (Homewood location) as they host Party on the Porch Friday, July 25th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. Enjoy the Cantina Food Truck, live music by Sylvia Rose and plenty of local beer!...more

    Southeastern Outings Short Hikes and Long Swims on South Caney Creek in Bankhead National Forest

    Presented by Southeastern Outings at K-Mart Green Springs meeting location

    July 26, 2014

    Short hikes and Long Swims Join us for short, moderately easy hikes to two waterfalls on South Caney Creek.  We’ll swim at both of the falls. These...more

    Let's Make a Racquet in Helena

    Presented by 10 and Under Tennis Birmingham

    July 26, 2014

     The United States Tennis Association (USTA) will provide a free play day for kids ages 7-10 Come join the fun. USTA will provide everything you need to come out and enjoy a morning of tennis...more

    The ABC'S of Alzheimers

    Presented by Gardendale Martha Moore Public Library at Gardendale–Martha Moore Public Library

    July 28, 2014

    A representative from Alzheimer's of Central Alabama will be discussing the  disease from diagnosis to day to day care of the patient. if you have a  loved one who has this disease...more

    Family Yoga

    Presented by Whole Foods Market Birmingham

    July 28, 2014

     We've teamed up with Villager Yoga to bring you a FREE Family Yoga Class! Bring your water bottle and a mat or towel, and join us for this family...more

    Cloth Diaper Class

    Presented by Collectively Cloth at Gardendale Civic Center

    May 27 - July 29, 2014

    Why Cloth? Cloth diapering can save parents thousands of dollars and help save the environment. So long are the days of prefolds and pinning. Come out and see what modern cloth diapering is all...more

    Camp Coleman Day Camp 2014

    Presented by Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama at Camp Coleman

    July 21 - August 1, 2014

    CAMP COLEMAN IS BACK! 

    We will be offering 2 weeks of Day Camp for Children ages 5-14. There are themes for each age group both weeks which include Blast from the Past, Amazing Race,...more

    Southeastern Outings Kayak/Canoe Trip, Elk River near Elkmont, AL

    Presented by Southeastern Outings at Hayden/Corner Park and Ride

    August 2, 2014

    The section we will paddle is easy with few obstructions. This is a scenic stretch of river located in a very rural area. Novice canoeists are welcome and may come...more

    Hikes for Tykes

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 2, 2014

     Pre-school children will go on a shape hunt with Anwen! We will go through the garden hunting for shapes and discussing why plants grow that way. Free


    Birmingham Area Racquet in the Park

    Presented by 10 and Under Tennis Birmingham at George Ward Park Tennis Center

    August 2, 2014

    The United States Tennis Association (USTA) will provide a free play day for kids ages 7-10. Come join the fun on August 2 at George Ward Park in Birmingham from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. USTA will...more

    Doggie Work Day

    Presented by Red Mountain Park at Red Mountain Park

    August 2, 2014

    Join us as Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 9:00 AM until Noon as we continue to prepare for the opening of Remy's Dog Park! Call 205-202-6043 or email ...more

    The Fascinating World of Carnivorous Plants

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 2, 2014

     The southeastern United States is a hotspot of diversity for carnivorous plants, which obtain their nutrients by attracting, capturing, and digesting living animals. They inhabit some of our...more

    Red Hot for the Cause

    Presented by AIDS Alabama at Workplay

    August 2, 2014

    Join us in recreating the glamour of a Roaring Twenties speakeasy. Shimmy your way into a decadent evening of hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, and jazz. Bid on one-of-a-kind artwork and other hot...more

    Dixie's Group

    Presented by Greater Birmingham Humane Society at Homewood Public Library

    July 15 - August 5, 2014

    This group provides support for those grieving the loss of their pets. Dixie's Group will meet for four consecutive weeks on Tuesday evenings. There is a $25 fee for the four sessions, and...more

    Lunch and Learn: The Buzz on Pollinators

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 6, 2014

     For a bountiful garden, learn how to welcome bee pollinators in colorful and exciting ways in your garden. Bring your lunch and we'll provide the drinks and desserts!


    Depression and Bipolar Support Group

    Presented by Crisis Center at Crisis Center

    August 8, 2013 - August 7, 2014

     The Crisis Center Hosts a FREE support group for individuals with depression and/or Bipolar Disorder. This group meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month from 6:30- 8:00 pm. You can...more

    Rest & Renew: Restorative Yoga

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

    August 8, 2014

     Join yoga instructor Lauren Brown and find yourself snug and supported by blankets and props, learning and experiencing how to rest, recover, and renew with a full two hour session of...more

    Nighttime on the Cahaba – by Canoe! (field trip)

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 9, 2014

     What better way to escape the heat of summer than participating in a leisurely moonlight paddle on the Cahaba River? This unique and relaxing way of enjoying a flat water portion of the...more

    Kidfest

    Presented by Belk

    August 9, 2014

    Does your child dream of becoming a model? They can be the star of the show at Belk Riverchase's Kidfest on Saturday, August 9 from Noon - 3:00 PM. Join us for a back to school fashion show...more

    The History of Coffee & Free Coffee Tasting with Floyd Brown

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library

    August 15, 2014

    Myth has it that coffee was first discovered in or around the 9th century in Ethiopia by a young goatherd. He noticed that his goats liked to graze upon berries which seemed to have interesting...more

    Hikes for Tykes

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 16, 2014

     Go on a magical storytelling hike with Fresh Air Family's Verna Gates. Are there fairies and dragons in the Gardens? We will be on the lookout! Fairy house building to follow. Free.


    Southeastern Outings Canoe and Kayak Trip on the Coosa River at Wetumpka, AL

    Presented by Southeastern Outings at McDonald's across from the Galleria

    August 16, 2014

    Scenic Southeastern Outings canoe and kayak trip on the Coosa River near Wetumpka, Alabama. This canoe trip is moderate with one class III rapid. The river itself...more

    Bats and Plants

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 16, 2014

    After visiting some distinctive botanical sites en route to our destination, we will gather at the 264 acre Sauta Cave National Wildlife Refuge, whose cave is home to federally endangered gray and...more

    CranioSacral Therapy Level I Training with the Upledger Institute

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

    August 14 - August 17, 2014

    Few systems have as much impact on the human body as the craniosacral system. It protects and nourishes the brain and spinal cord - and affects nearly every aspect of central nervous...more

    Summer Dance 2014

    Presented by The Stevan Grebel Center for Dance and Alabama Youth Ballet Company (AYBC)

    June 2 - August 22, 2014

    Grebel Dance will host its Summer Programs for ages 3 and up. A variety of classes are designed for different levels and are taught by a team of talented instructors. There are many things to do...more

    Hikes for Tykes

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 23, 2014

     A member of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens educational staff will take pre-school children and their families on a hands-on educational adventure through the gardens. Free.


    Southeastern Outings Short Hike and Glorious, Long Swim

    Presented by Southeastern Outings at Applebee's Trussville

    August 23, 2014

    Short Dayhike and Glorious Swim at the bottom of DeSoto Falls in DeSoto State Park

    Moderately strenuous walk through the woods and down a short, but very steep hill in DeSoto State Park to...more

    Rock 'n' Run 5K

    Presented by IMPACT Family Counseling at Homewood Central Park

    August 23, 2014

    Join the Young Professionals of Impact Family Counseling as they host the 3rd annual IMPACT Family Counseling 5K Rock ‘n’ Run Saturday, August 23 at 8:00 a.m. at Homewood Central Park....more

    The Art of Being Human

    Presented by Birmingham Shambhala Meditation Center at Birmingham Shambhala Meditation Center

    August 23 - August 24, 2014

    Living as if each moment were fresh and new, renouncing warfare with self and other, feeling the strength of one’s being, the tenderness of one’s heart – these are some of the...more

    Free Community Education Series

    Presented by Levite Jewish Community Center at Levite Jewish Community Center

    June 24 - August 26, 2014

    Free Education Series Brown Bag and Lean Tuesdays at Noon Co-Sponsored by LJCC, Home Instead Senior Care and Fair Haven Retirement Community CEU's.

    June 24- Dementia 101: Understand...more

    Art and Meditation

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art

    July 26 - August 30, 2014

    Six Saturdays, July 26-August 30
    No drop-ins
    Registration is required; space is limited

    Learn to meditate and naturally grow your confidence, awareness, and compassion, while...more

    Hikes for Tykes

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    August 30, 2014

     Go on a magical storytelling hike with Fresh Air Family's Verna Gates. Are there fairies and dragons in the Gardens? We will be on the lookout! Fairy house building to follow. Free.


    Southeastern Outings Canoe/Kayak Trip on Tallapoosa R. at Wadley

    Presented by Southeastern Outings at Leeds Highway 78 Gravel Parking Lot Meeting Location

    August 30, 2014

    Southeastern Outings Relaxing Canoe and Kayak Trip on the Lower Stretch of the Tallapoosa River near Wadley, Alabama with Optional Dinner After

    The section we will paddle is relatively...more

    Kickin' It for Kids with Cancer 2014

    Presented by Samford University Athletic Department at Samford University Track and Soccer Stadium

    September 5, 2014

    Kickin' It for Kids with Cancer will be hosted by the Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer and the Samford University Women's Soccer Team at the Bulldogs match against Belmont...more

    How to Detox with Food

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

    September 6, 2014

     How do we support our bodies' natural processes of detoxification with food without shocking the system? We do not have to fast or go on an all raw diet to help our bodies detoxify and...more

    Equal Access Birmingham Heart + Sole 5K/Fun Run

    Presented by UAB Medicine and Equal Access Birmingham at UAB Campus Green

    September 6, 2014

    On September 6, 2014, Equal Access Birmingham (EAB) is planning its inaugural Heart + Sole 5K/Fun Run to support the operations of EAB while promoting health and wellness in the Birmingham...more

    Southeastern Outings Four-Mile Moonlight Night Walk

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 7, 2014

    Join friendly folks on an easy four-mile walk on a full moonlit night on the Hillsboro Trail in Helena, Alabama. This smooth trail is wide, paved and with only a few short hills. On this...more

    Signature Chefs Auction of Birmingham, Benefiting the March of Dimes

    Presented by March of Dimes Alabama Chapter at Iron City Bham

    September 11, 2014

    Bring together top local chefs showcasing their culinary masterpieces, a generous sampling of fine wines, fabulous entertainment, and a lively auction featuring one-of-a-kind packages, and...more

    Southeastern Outings Kayak/Canoe Trip on Tallapoosa River nr. Heflin, AL

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 13, 2014

    The section we will paddle is relatively easy with no classified rapids. This is a scenic stretch of river located in a very rural area. Forty-four SEO people participated in this very popular...more

    Spiritual Assessment and Treatment Tools, A Workshop For Therapists

    Presented by Andrea Mathews, LPC, LLC at Homewood Public Library

    September 19, 2014

    Until recently, most therapists have been taught that speaking to a client about spiritual concerns, would be considered to be attempting to influence or...more

    Southeastern Outings Canoe/Kayak and Potluck Picnic Lunch at Oak Mountain State Park

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 20, 2014

    Southeastern Outings Potluck Picnic Lunch, Afternoon Canoe and Kayak or Afternoon Dayhike Outing

    Where: Lower Fishing Lake, Oak Mountain State Park, located at the back entrance to the...more

    Recruitment Workshop for Roller Derby

    Presented by Tragic City Rollers

    September 22 - September 24, 2014

    Wonder if you've got what it takes to be a derby girl, zebra (referee) or non skating official? We're looking for some fresh meat to join the team!

    No prior skating experience...more

    Southeastern Outings Dayhike on the Chief Ladiga Trail

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 27, 2014

    Join friendly folks on an easy six to seven-mile dayhike and picnic on the Chief Ladiga Trail east of Piedmont, Alabama. Walk on Alabama’s first extended...more

    Southeastern Outings 28-mile bicycle ride on the Chief Ladiga Trail

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    September 27, 2014

    Join friendly folks for a 28-mile bicycle ride on the Chief Ladiga Trail in the Piedmont, Alabama area. Ride on Alabama’s first extended rails-to-trails...more

    Cahaba River Fry-Down

    Presented by Cahaba River Society at Trussville Springs

    September 28, 2014

    Join the Cahaba River Fry-Down for fun, friends and a good ole' fashioned fish fry!

    Learn more about the relationship between water quality and the health of humans and aquatic life...more

    The Alabama Project

    Presented by UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center

    July 1 - September 30, 2014

    The Alabama Project, an art exhibit that documents moments in the lives of breast cancer survivors from around the state, is on display at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center located in the...more

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