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    FOR TEENS

    Intermediate Zentangle Cross Class

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    July 29, 2015

    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! After you've taken a Beginning Zentangle class, put your skills together to become Zentangle Inspired to create this cross in sepia colors on 12" x 12" paper.  Great for framing!

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    Portfolio Development - Summer Course for Teens

    Presented by Space One Eleven at Space One Eleven, Birmingham

    July 27 - July 31, 2015

    Portfolio Development – Summer Course for Teens
    July 27 - 31, 2015
    9:00 am to 4:00 pm

    Are you a serious high school art student who plans to major in art or design in...more

    Girls Rock Bham Camp

    Presented by Girls Rock Bham

    July 27 - July 31, 2015

    Girls Rock Bham is a non-profit organization for girls ages 9-16. Their summer music camp promotes women empowerment through music and the arts. Throughout the week of camp girls will be placed in...more

    Victorian Inspired Ornaments

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    July 31, 2015

    We will create several Victorian cones, known as Tussie Mussies!  This fun items can be used as ornaments, decorations, or to hold fun surprises!  Always a popular class.  If time...more

    Annual Student and Teaching Artist Exhibition

    Presented by Space One Eleven at Space One Eleven, Birmingham

    July 31, 2015

    Space One Eleven's (SOE) Annual Student/Teaching Artists Exhibition will showcase the works of young artists who attended SOE's 2015 summer art camps. Rising second through eighth graders worked...more

    Birmingham Barons Baseball vs Mississippi Braves

    Presented by Birmingham Barons at Regions Field, Birmingham

    July 28 - August 1, 2015

    The Barons are looking to build on a record-setting two-year span at Regions Field that saw them welcome over 800,000 fans to downtown Birmingham while being named the 2013 Ballpark of the Year by...more

    McCalla Walla Music, Art & Rescue

    at Tannehill State Park, McCalla

    August 1, 2015

    McCalla Walla is a grass-roots festival, the brainchild of McCalla residents looking to gather talented local and regional artists of all genres together for a day of food, fun,...more

    Jill Scott

    Presented by Red Mountain Entertainment at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall , Birmingham

    August 1, 2015

    Jill Scott is an American singer, model and actress. Her 2000 debut, Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1, went platinum, and the followups Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol....more

    Between Fantasy and Reality: Frank Fleming

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

    February 27 - August 1, 2015

    Between Fantasy and Reality takes a focused approach in exploring the early period of Alabama artist Frank Fleming. Fleming has been working as an artist in Alabama for over forty...more

    McCalla Walla Festival - Music, Art & Animal Rescue

    Presented by McCalla Walla Festival at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    August 1, 2015

    Come dance with us in a field between the Alabama pines as Rollin' In The Hay, Mandi Rae - Music, Brad Shirley Music, Nathan Peek & The New Thread, Heath Green &...more

    Shake and Bake 5K

    Presented by Town of Mt. Laurel at Mt. Laurel Town Square, Birmingham

    August 1, 2015

    12th Annual Shake and Bake Race Race held amongst the shaded roads in the beautiful Town of Mt. Laurel - Enjoy a family friendly environment. USATF CERTIFIED COURSE This race will benefit the...more

    Shelby Iron Works Pancake Breakfast

    Presented by Shelby Iron Works at Shelby Iron Works, Shelby

    August 1, 2015

    The Iron Works Museum and Country Store will be open along with local blacksmiths crafting new pieces during this all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast.

     


    VST STARS (Students Take a Role at the Samford) Fundraiser!

    Presented by Virginia Samford Theatre and Barnes and Noble Booksellers at the Summit at Barnes & Noble at The Summit, Birmingham

    July 27 - August 1, 2015

    Support the arts in our community! Join VST STARS (Students Take a Role at the Samford) and selected cast members of SHREK the Musical, Jr., Monday, July 27 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Barnes...more

    Magic City Ice Classic 2015

    Presented by Birmingham Figure Skating Club at Pelham Civic Complex & Ice Arena, Pelham

    July 31 - August 2, 2015

    Magic City Ice Classic is a USFSA sanctioned figure skating competition hosted by the Birmingham Figure Skate Club. Competitors from throughout the region are invited to compete....more

    Secret Stages

    Presented by Secret City Productions at Downtown Loft District, Birmingham

    July 31 - August 2, 2015

    Secret Stages is a two-day walking music festival that takes place in downtown Birmingham, AL on the first weekend of August. For two nights a diverse group of music enthusiasts are treated to...more

    Mary Poppins

    Presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company

    July 10 - August 2, 2015

    One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney...more

    Erasistratus the Physician Discovers the Love of Antiochus for Stratonice

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

    August 2, 2015

    Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow...more

    Hairspray Jr.

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

    July 31 - August 2, 2015

    It’s 1962, and spunky, plus-size teen Tracy Turnblad has one big dream-to dance on the popular Corny Collins Show. When she finally gets her shot, she’s transformed from social outcast to...more

    ETC presents Vulcan's Underpants at Railroad Park

    Presented by Extemporaneous Theatre Company and Railroad Park at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    August 2, 2015

    ETC is proud to be a part of the SUNDAY LIVE festivities at Railroad Park. Come get some fresh air and fresh comedy! Join ETC for our special brand of comedy - made up on the spot with your...more

    Drag racing at Lassiter Mountain Dragway

    Presented by Lassiter Mountain Dragway at Lassiter Mountain Dragway, Mt Olive

    July 31 - August 2, 2015

    BIG WEEKEND ON THE MOUNTAIN


    ArtBreak: Woman in Green Coat

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

    August 4, 2015

    Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert!

    Today’s ArtBreak is...more

    Teen Movie Nights

    Presented by City of Alabaster at Veteran's Park - Alabaster, Alabaster

    June 9 - August 4, 2015

    Teen Movie Night, sponsored by the Alabaster Teen Council, will take place every other Tuesday beginning on June 9 through August 4. Concession stands will be open to purchase snacks. Movies will...more

    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl

    August 6, 2015

    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

    First Thursday: After Hours at the Museum

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

    August 6, 2015

    Your Night at the Museum!

    The Birmingham Museum of Art is pleased to present an after-hours experience on the first Thursday of each month. Wander the galleries, sip cocktails in the...more

    Self–Defense for Women with Det. Juan Rodriquez

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 8, 2015

    The best way to prepare yourself to fight off an attacker is to take a self-defense class. Join us as Detective Juan Rodriquez, owner of Summit Training Academy, teaches you how to size up a...more

    Kids Ultimate Fitness Challenge - Birmingham

    Presented by All-Star Active at UAB Campus Green, Birmingham

    August 8, 2015

    The Kids Ultimate Fitness Challenge—held at UAB Campus Green has been re-scheduled to Saturday, August 8th, from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.  

    The Kids Ultimate Fitness...more

    Willie Cole: Transformations

    Presented by Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA) at UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA), Birmingham

    June 5 - August 8, 2015

    Willie Cole, among the most noted American artists of his generation, is recognized for his potent and poetic sculptures, compositions, and installations. Transforming everyday objects such as...more

    The Freedom Exhibition: Two Countries/One Struggle

    Presented by Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA) at UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA), Birmingham

    June 5 - August 8, 2015

    The Comparative Civil Rights Photography of Spider Martin and Peter Magubane
    American Segregation and South African Apartheid
    50th Year Commemoration of the 1965 Voting Rights Act...more

    Southeastern Outings River Float, Picnic, Swim on the Locust Fork: River near Cleveland, Alabama

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    August 8, 2015

    Easy river float on the Locust Fork River.  Float in the river from Swann Covered Bridge to Powell Falls.  We’ll view a genuine, old but newly refurbished wooden covered bridge. ...more

    Hops for Hope

    Presented by Pathways at Avondale Brewing Company, Birmingham

    August 8, 2015

    Adults, kids, and dogs are all welcome at Avondale Brewery on Saturday, August 8 from 2:00 - 6:00 pm for Pathways’ 2nd annual Hops for Hope benefitting homeless women and children in...more

    Inherited Scars: A Meditation on the Southern Gothic

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

    April 2 - August 9, 2015

    Throughout the spring 2015 semester, University of Alabama at Birmingham students from Photography in the South course have studied photographs made in and about the South. The curriculum...more

    Slow Art Sunday: Builders No. 1

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

    August 9, 2015

    Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow...more

    Kids Exchange Consignment Sale

    Presented by Kids Exchange Consignment Sale

    August 5 - August 9, 2015

    Buy and sell gently used kid's items at a discounted price! Sellers make 2/3 of their asking price! See our website and facebook page for more information!

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    Shrek the Musical

    Presented by Virginia Samford Theatre at Virginia Samford Theatre, Birmingham

    July 30 - August 9, 2015

    The VST STARS (Students Take a Role at the Samford) present a tale that takes place in a faraway kingdom turned upside down where things get ugly when an unseemly ogre shows up to...more

    My Morning Jacket

    Presented by Red Mountain Entertainment at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall , Birmingham

    August 10, 2015

    Special Guest: Mini Mansions


    Nature/Animal Documentary

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    August 10, 2015

    Explore the African rain forest with an adventurous young chimpanzee in this heart-warming nature film. The Hoover Library presents free screenings of classic and contemporary documentary films...more

    Kids' Sewing 101: Headtime Story

    Presented by Joann

    June 16 - August 10, 2015

    Kids' will learn during a 3-hour session with an instructor how to sew their very own pillow for bedtime and story time. Your child will exude confidence in creating their very own pillow and...more

    Kids' Knitting 101: Kids Can Knit

    Presented by Joann

    July 11 - August 10, 2015

    Kids will learn the knitting basics with an instructor during a 3-hour session. This class will have your kids falling in love with the endless opportunities of yarn. Ages 8 &...more

    Kids' Sewing 201: Lets Pretend Apron

    Presented by Joann

    July 10 - August 11, 2015

    Kids will learn during a two 2-hour sessions with an instructor how to sew their very own apron for coooking in the kitchen. Your child will exude confidence in creating and...more

    ArtBreak: Prints from the Green Collection

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

    August 11, 2015

    Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert!

    Today’s ArtBreak is...more

    Cream of the Crop

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 11, 2015

    Join Ryan & Geri-Martha O’Hara as they lead your five senses into the world of Big Spoon Creamery. This delicious class includes a love story, ice cream samples, and a pint of your very own...more

    Hitchcock Midday Marathon

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

    August 13, 2015

    Celebrate Alfred Hitchcock's birthday with a special midday marathon of classic films from the master of suspense. Popcorn—and birthday cake—provided.
     


    Tim McGraw Shotgun Rider Tour

    Presented by LiveNation at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre, Pelham

    August 14, 2015

    The SHOTGUN RIDER TOUR ‘15 will kick off in June with Special Guest Billy Currington and newcomer Chase Bryant along for the ride. McGraw will bring his high-energy show and dynamic...more

    #DefendRivers Paddle

    Presented by Alabama Rivers Alliance

    August 14, 2015

    The #DefendRivers Campaign engages citizens across Alabama in raising awareness of water issues and communicating their significance to state elected officials and those seeking...more

    "She Kills Monsters" by Qui Nguyen

    Presented by Theatre Downtown

    July 30 - August 15, 2015

    From the mind that brought you "Alice in Slasherland", comes a comedy straight from the world of Dungeons and Dragons! When a young girl named Tilly finds her sister's D&D...more

    Beach Music with Panama Jack and the Hangouts

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

    August 15, 2015

    This is Carolina Beach Music from the 50's and 60's. Music you can "bop and shag" to. You will hear music from the Temptations, The Drifters, The Tams, The Embers, and more. All performed...more

    Junior Master Gardener

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 15, 2015

    The Junior Master Gardener program is an international youth gardening program of the university cooperative Extension network. JMG engages children in novel, “hands-on” group and...more

    Kids' Crochet 101: Kids Can Crochet

    Presented by Joann

    July 20 - August 15, 2015

    Kids will learn the crocheting basics with an instructor during a 3-hour session. This class will have your kids falling in love with the endless opportunities of yarn. Ages 8 &...more

    Kids' Sewing 201: Simple Summer Shorts

    Presented by Joann

    July 16 - August 15, 2015

    Kids will learn during two 2-hour sessions with an instructor how to sew their very own summer shorts for the beach. Your child will exude confidence in creating and...more

    Southeastern Outings Tube Float

    Presented by Southeastern Outings

    August 15, 2015

    Southeastern Outings is planning to once again offer summer tube floats to our people.  We have found a customer-accommodating outfitter who will provide us with excellent service and not...more

    Mural Tour Road Trip

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

    August 15, 2015

    Meet at the Museum for a curator-led tour of Rising Up: Hale Woodruff Murals of Talladega College. After the tour, visit mural sites created by Museum staff over the past twenty years. The...more

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