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    Animal Appetites (Summer Library Program)

    Presented by Clay Public Library at Clay Community Center

    July 29, 2014

    Natural History Education Co. of the MidSouth presents "Animal Appetites." With each animal presented, learn how the animal hunts (or avoids being preyed upon), how it adapts and survives in its native habitat, the status of that species in the wild, and how humans impact these animals' ecosystem both positively and negatively. Join us for our 5th annual summer library program! We have lots of fun ...more


    Movie at the Library

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Woodlawn Branch Library (BPL)

    July 9 - July 30, 2014

    Get out of the heat and enjoy a cool movie. Call the library at (205) 595-2001 for more details.


    Regal Summer Movie Express

    Presented by Regal Entertainment Group at Regal Trussville Stadium 16

    June 3 - July 30, 2014

    The 2014 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer.

    6/3 Hotel Transylvania PG 10am
    6/4 The Smurfs 2 PG 10am...more

    Summer Film Series Baseball Thursday: The Sandlot

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    July 31, 2014

    Scotty Smalls moves to a new neighborhood with his mom and stepdad, and wants to learn to play baseball.101 min. PG.

    There will be a sing-along and Mighty Wurlitzer performance before each...more

    Liberty Day Art Exhibit featuring Scott Owen

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

    June 27 - July 31, 2014

    Annual Liberty Day Art Exhibit! Each year the Shelby County Arts Council features works of Local Artists as part of the Liberty Day Celebration held in Downtown Columbiana, Scott Vaughn Owen...more

    The 2014 "New Year, New You" Reveal Party benefitting Children's of Alabama

    Presented by L.I.F.E Fitness and Children's of Alabama at Iron City Bham

    July 31, 2014

    In January of 2014, we selected a winner to receive 6 months of free personal training. The 2014 “New Year, New You” Reveal Party benefitting Children's of Alabama is a night to...more

    Throwback Thursday Kids Club

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    July 10 - July 31, 2014

    Throwback Thursday Kids Club wants to help the now generation make modern memories at The Alabama Theatre! Each Thursday in July, you’re invited to treat your kids to a classic throwback...more

    Eat Up: A Taste of Uptown

    at Uptown Entertainment District

    July 31, 2014

    Seven restaurants, including two that have not yet opened, will serve samples of some of their dishes at Eat Up: A Taste of Uptown, a street party to celebrate the official opening of the new...more

    Barry Graham

    Presented by Aldridge Gardens at Aldridge Gardens

    June 2 - July 31, 2014

    Birmingham native Barry Graham discovered his fascination with art, architecture, and graphic design at a very early age. His creativity was encouraged by mentor artist Rik Lazenby with...more

    Leeds Summer Camp 2014

    Presented by C.L. E.A .R. INC. at Robert R. Moton Community Center

    June 2 - August 1, 2014

    The Leeds Summer Camp 2014 Program includes

    • Arts and Crafts
    • Reading Club
    • Character Building
    • Music
    • Swimming
    • Motivational...more

    Outdoor Adventures in Central Alabama

    Presented by Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve at Ruffner Mountain Nature Center

    July 28 - August 1, 2014

    This camp is for those on the go! Travel to different spots in and around Birmingham, as well as spend time exploring Ruffner Mountain. Field trip activities include: rock climbing, horseback...more

    Summer Film Series: Mamma Mia!

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    August 1, 2014

    The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular ’70s group ABBA.

    There will be a sing-along and Mighty Wurlitzer performance before each...more

    SU Academy of Arts Art Camp

    Presented by Samford University at Samford Academy of the Arts

    July 28 - August 1, 2014

    Academy of Art Summer Camp is one week of creative expressions in art with a touch of music. With the help of our experienced art and music Instructors, young Academy artists will see, touch, hear...more

    Fox 6 Free Friday Flicks

    at Veterans Park - Hoover

    May 30 - August 1, 2014

    Alagasco presents FOX6 Free Friday Flicks starting May 30th at Veteran's Park in Hoover! Grab your blanket, friends & family and join us every Friday night for a FREE family-friendly film...more

    AWC Summer Day Camp for 2nd-6th Graders-Week 2

    Presented by Alabama Wildlife Center at Alabama Wildlife Center

    July 28 - August 1, 2014

    Does your child love animals or enjoy being outdoors surrounded by nature? Is your child a future wildlife biologist or veterinarian who needs a place to develop his or her interests? If your...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

    Secret Headliner, Cy Barkley & The Way Outsiders, Me & My Knife

    Presented by Seasick Records and DIY Birmingham

    August 1, 2014

    Seasick Records & DIY Birmingham present...

    The headliner for this show will not be announced. The only way to find out who they are is to come to the show! We promise, you will not be...more

    Back to School Celebration/ Painting a Community Mural

    Presented by Homecoming Coffee & Gifts at Homecoming Coffee & Gift Shop

    August 2, 2014

    Homecoming Café and the community is sponsoring a Back to school celebration for families. Free food, drinks and plenty of music. We will be painting a large mural on our building in the...more

    Phish Summer Tour 2014

    Presented by Live Nation at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre

    August 2, 2014

    Phish is an American rock band noted for their musical improvisation, extended jams, blending of musical genres, and a dedicated fan base. (Wikipedia)

    An online ticket request period for...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

    Secret Stages

    Presented by Secret Stages at Downtown Loft District

    August 1 - August 2, 2014

    In each of its first three years (2011-2013), Secret Stages brought thousands of people to downtown Birmingham. For two nights a diverse group of music enthusiasts were treated to over 80 bands...more

    Summer TEEN Modern/Jazz Dance Class

    Presented by Children's Dance Foundation at Children's Dance Foundation

    June 2 - August 2, 2014

    This 8-week summer session is designed for the dancer who has not yet had formal training, or has taken a break from dancing. This is fun, high-energy class combining modern and jazz dance...more

    A Night of Big Stars

    Presented by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Birmingham at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center

    August 2, 2014

    Big Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Birmingham is proud to present the Third Annual "A Night of Big Stars" on August 2nd, 2014 at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center. This...more

    Shelby County Family Day

    Presented by McWane Science Center at McWane Science Center

    August 2, 2014

    Shelby County residents receive half-off admission to McWane Science Center's four floors of interactive exhibits.

    Shelby County residents must present ...more

    Shake and Bake 5K

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

    August 2, 2014

    11th 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

    Free Saturday Movie Matinee

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

    August 2, 2014

    The Five Points West Library presents a free Saturday afternoon movie matinee. We will be screening a newly released Johnny Depp SF blockbuster. Light refreshments will be served. Everyone is...more

    Jefferson/Shelby County Swim Championship

    Presented by Birmingham Crossplex at Birmingham Crossplex

    August 2 - August 3, 2014

    Come see the best swimmers in these two counties compete against each other.


    Slow Art Sunday: Portrait of Hugo Reisinger

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art

    August 3, 2014

    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...more

    Summer Film Series: Blue Hawaii

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    August 3, 2014

    Chad Gates has just gotten out of the Army, and is happy to be back in Hawaii with his surf-board, his beach buddies, and his girlfriend.

    There will be a sing-along and Mighty Wurlitzer...more

    Les Miserables

    Presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company at Dorothy Jemison Day Theater

    July 8 - August 3, 2014

    You'll want to riot in the streets. Discover a nation in the grip of revolution, where convict Jean Valjean is on the run. Hunted relentlessly by the policeman Javert for breaking his parole,...more

    The Music Man Junior

    Presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company at RMTC Cabaret Theatre

    July 18 - August 3, 2014

    These 76 trombones are really more like kazoos.

    Wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching, The Music Man Junior is a special adaptation of the classic musical. The story follows...more

    Jazz in the Park

    Presented by Magic City Smooth Jazz at Ensley Park and Recreation Center

    August 3, 2014

    August 3: Soul Collaboration and Dee Lucas

    Help keep our parks clean by placing all trash in cans.We encourage everyone to bring blankets, seat cushions, coolers, food,...more

    Global Cuisine @ the Plaza: Polynesia

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library

    August 3, 2014

    Coffee-ol-ogy Cafe presents FREE programs on food and coffee from around the world. This month we explore the foods and coffees of Polynesia. Complimentary samples provided.


    State Traditional Archery Championship

    Presented by Alabama Society of Traditional Bowmen at Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park

    August 1 - August 3, 2014

    The Alabama Society of Traditional Bowmen was formed in order to:
    · keep the Alabama archer in touch with others who have the same interests and ideas; who hold sacred the right, the...more

    ArtBreak: Different Tools, Same Art

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art

    August 5, 2014

    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...more

    Sidewalk Salon - Social Media Marketing

    Presented by Sidewalk Film Festival

    August 5, 2014

    Sidewalk Salon is a FREE monthly networking and educational event aimed at film makers and film fans alike. Join us the 1st Tuesday of each month to meet new people, learn something new and enjoy...more

    Calera Farmers Market

    Presented by Calera Farmers Market at Oliver Park

    June 3 - August 5, 2014

    Help us spread the word that right here in the great City of Calera neighbors are coming together to buy fresh local produce straight from the great Alabama farmers who grew it. We hope you and...more

    Pet Loss Support Group Sponsored by the Greater Birmingham Humane Society

    Presented by Homewood Public Library and Greater Birmingham Humane Society at Homewood Public Library

    August 5, 2014

    This group provides support for those grieving the loss of their pets. This group will meet for four consecutive weeks on Tuesday evenings.

    Participation in the workshop is free, however...more

    Wacky Wednesday Summer Movie Series

    Presented by Premiere Cinemas at Tannehill Premiere Cinema 14

    June 18 - August 6, 2014

    Premiere Cinemas presents its annual Wacky Wednesday summer program with FREE (G & PG) movies sponsored by Town and Country Ford. Admission will be free for everyone and groups are welcomed....more

    Crestline Farmers Market

    Presented by Urban Cookhouse

    June 4 - August 6, 2014

    This summer, Urban Cookhouse will be managing three Farmer’s Markets, and we’d love for you to join us! We are excited to present vendors of all kinds at each location, including...more

    Bill Dooley

    Presented by PaperWorkers Local at PaperWorkersLocal

    June 20 - August 6, 2014

    PaperWorkers Local is honored to present "Drawing on Clairmont Avenue," William T. Dooley's first solo exhibition with the co-op. Vibrant layers of dry media and oil paint create...more

    Visit by Children's Author and Storyteller Bil Lepp

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

    August 6, 2014

    Join BPL for a night of humor and storytelling. Bil Lepp's family-friendly tall tales and stories have gained fans of all ages and walks of life. His latest book, The King of Little...more

    Summer Showcase

    Presented by Desert Island Supply Co. (DISCO) at Desert Island Supply Co. (DISCO)

    August 7, 2014

    Open House: 2:00 - 7:00 pm | Performance: 5:00 pm
    We will display the work of all eight camps and hold a special presentation to showcase some of the stories, comedy and inventions from the...more

    Edge Theatres Summer Series

    Presented by Edge Theatre at The Edge 12

    June 3 - August 7, 2014

    Come joins us this summer and blast through it with a new adventure every week!!!

    June 3-5: We Bought a Zoo
    June 10-12: How to Train Your Dragon
    June 17-19: Journey 2 the...more

    Carmike Cinemas Summer Kid Series

    Presented by Carmike Cinemas at Carmike Cinemas Summit 16

    June 2 - August 7, 2014

    Every Monday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.

    6/2 and 6/5 Epic
    6/9 and 6/12 The Croods
    6/16 and 6/19 Turbo (2D)
    6/23 and 6/26 Despicable Me
    6/30 and 7/3 Despicable Me...more

    Carmike Cinemas Summer Kid Series

    Presented by Carmike Cinemas

    June 2 - August 7, 2014

    Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.

    6/2-6/5 Epic
    6/9-6/12 The Croods
    6/16-6/19 Turbo (2D)
    6/23-6/26 Despicable Me
    6/30-7/3 Despicable Me...more

    Carmike Cinemas Summer Kid Series

    Presented by Carmike Cinemas

    June 2 - August 7, 2014

    Every Monday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.

    6/2 and 6/5 Epic
    6/9 and 6/12 The Croods
    6/16 and 6/19 Turbo (2D)
    6/23 and 6/26 Despicable Me
    6/30 and 7/3 Despicable Me...more

    Art and Conversation

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art

    August 7, 2014

    A New Gift Revealed

    Museum Director Gail Andrews unveils an exciting gift to the BMA folk art collection consisting of over 400 objects by artists working across the South in the 20th...more

    Can You Repeat That? A game show of the Birmingham History Center

    Presented by Birmingham History Center and Virginia Samford Theatre at Virginia Samford Theatre

    August 7, 2014

    Watch Birmingham history entertainingly repeat itself in a 90-minute live game show on stage at the Virginia Samford Theatre.  "Can You Repeat That?" the Birmingham History Center...more

    Radio Hero: The Story of Paul “Tall Paul” White with Bob Friedman

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library

    August 7, 2014

    Join us for Bob Friedman’s dynamic presentation on Black-oriented Radio in Birmingham. This is a riveting account of a vital, yet too often overlooked, aspect of the city’s heritage....more

    Beginning Zentangle Class

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff

    August 7, 2014

    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...more

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