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    Happy Hour at Hart and Soul Coffee Company

    Presented by Hart and Soul at Hart and Soul Coffee Company, Homewood

    Ongoing

    Wake up with coffee and cool down with a glass of wine. Whether morning or evening, Hart & Soul has you taken care of. If spending the evening with us, we have a large selection of wines and craft beers with seasonal selections, too. Food and drinks are best enjoyed with fellowship and fun, which is why Hart & Soul is really here. We can host ...more


    Community of Readers Literacy Program

    Presented by Birmingham Civil Rights Institute at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham

    July 31, 2015

    Families are invited to BCRI's Community of Readers program for books, crafts and snacks.  Reservations are suggested at 205-328-9696 x 249.


    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

    2nd Annual Alabama Launchpad Innovation Conference Poetry Contest

    Presented by Economic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA)

    July 1 - July 31, 2015

    In partnership with Create Birmingham, the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA) Foundation is holding a statewide poetry contest. Contestants are asked to submit an original...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

    FRESH GROUND COMICS HOT SUMMER!

    Presented by Fresh Ground Comics at Urban Standard, Birmingham

    July 31, 2015

    FGC is back for a hot and sweaty night of the best in local STAND UP COMEDY! Put on your short shorts, tank tops and sprinkle on some Gold Bond Powder. It's gonna be a hot one! ONLY $5!


    Open Mic Night

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    July 31, 2015

    Here is you chance to see if you have what it takes to be a stand -up comedian. Performed in the intimate Broadway Room, this is the perfect place to try it out. Designed for the those who might...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

    CPR and First Aid Training

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 1, 2015

    The Homewood Public Library and the Homewood Fire and Rescue Service are proud to offer this American Heart Association certified CPR and basic first aid training class.  Online registration...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

    Summer Lovin' Romance Conference

    Presented by North Shelby Library at North Shelby Library, Birmingham

    July 31 - August 1, 2015

    Summer Lovin' Romance Conference with Guest Speaker Dianna Love, New York Times Bestselling Author
    Friday, July 31st 2015...more

    Magdala Ramirez, Medicine Woman

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

    August 1, 2015

    The Time of the Emerging of a New World

    Mayan and Aztec Knowledge  

    This is a time when new doors are opening for understanding a universal knowledge about how to bring...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

    J Anthony Brown

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    July 31 - August 2, 2015

    He's Back!!!!!! J. Anthony Brown is a titanic comedic force! His sidesplitting antics and sensibilities have set a precedent that many now follow. Whether he is murdering the hits with his off key...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


    BAO BINGO

    Presented by Birmingham AIDS Outreach at Birmingham AIDS Outreach, Birmingham

    August 3, 2015

    Birmingham AIDS Outreach hosts a monthly BINGO game on the first Monday of every month. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the game is from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm. You must be 19 to enter....more

    Rocky Votolato & Dave Hause

    Presented by Saturn Birmingham at Saturn Birmingham, Birmingham

    August 3, 2015

    Rocky Votolato & Dave Hause
    With guests Chris Farren

    Over the course of the last 15 years, Rocky Votolato has produced some of the most powerful music to come out of Seattle, an...more

    Basic PC

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

    August 3, 2015

    Participants will be introduced to the computer, basic PC terms, components, hardware, peripherals, desktop features, and other applications. 


    Keyboarding

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

    August 3, 2015

    Public Computer Services trainers will show participants basics of working with the computer keyboard and the mouse.


    Job Search Tips with Jack Norris

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 4, 2015

    Local career counselor, Jack Norris, presents a program which will cover a variety of topics related to the job search process, including resume building; interviewing skills; networking; and,...more

    Canning Informational Workshop with Angela Treadaway

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 4, 2015

    Whether you are canning for survival or fun, please keep in mind that a lot of canning methods have changed since your grandparents' days.  For the sake of your family’s health only use...more

    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

    Word 2010 Basic Part 1

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

    August 4, 2015

    This Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010 training class is designed for students new to working with Microsoft Word in Windows. Students will learn to create, edit, and format Microsoft Word...more

    Word 2010 Basic Part 2

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

    August 4, 2015

    This class serves as a continuation of Part 1 of the basic class, focusing on basic features and applications of Microsoft Word 2010.

     


    The Pittin' Out Comedy Tour

    Presented by Seasick Records at Seasick Records, Birmingham

    August 4, 2015

    Keith Bergman and Dustin Meadows join forces with local hero Michael McCall for a night of comedy at Seasick Records! How cool is that? It's very cool. Come liven up...more

    Lunch and Learn: What's Bugging You?

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 5, 2015

    The ACES Diagnostic Plant Lab helps identify problems and give cures.


    Be Red Cross Ready

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

    August 5, 2015

    The program will instruct the audience how to build a kit, make a plan, and be informed when it comes to preventing home fires and preparing for other disasters such as tornadoes, floods, and...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

    Reverend Horton Heat

    Presented by Saturn Birmingham at Saturn Birmingham, Birmingham

    August 6, 2015

    Loaded .38s, space heaters, and big skies. Welcome to the lethal, littered landscape of Jim Heath's imagination. True to his high evangelical calling, Jim is a Revelator, both revealing &...more

    Pre-Code Film Festival: A 1931 Classic

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 6, 2015

    We will show a 1931 classic was without a doubt one of the best films of the pre-Code era, filled with everything that defines pre-Code cinema.  Both dark and hilarious, this fast-paced,...more

    Plant It, Pick It, Drink it!

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 6, 2015

    Gin Medleys

    Instructor: Clair Lafferty & Brooke McMinn

    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens – Plant Adventure Zone

    Thursday, August 6, 2015  

    6-8...more

    Michael Blackston

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    August 6, 2015

    He has been called one of the most original stand-up comics in the country, and his performances leave audiences laughing in tears. Michael Blackson, aka, ‘The African King of Comedy”, has...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

    Bards & Brews Open Mic Poetry Event

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

    August 7, 2015

    Usually held on first Fridays, the popular poetry performance/beer tasting event is hosted by Brian “Voice Porter” Hawkins. Live music starts at 6:30 and poetry at 7:00. Made possible in part...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

    Good Old War

    Presented by Saturn Birmingham at Saturn Birmingham, Birmingham

    August 8, 2015

    Good Old War
    With guests Elliot Root

    Keith Goodwin is a singer / songwriter / multi-instrumentalist who owns a cat named King and a dog named Jet. He’s a middle child with two...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

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