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    Sidewalk E-Series #7 - Equality

    Presented by Sidewalk Film Festival at RMTC Cabaret Theatre

    July 22, 2014

     The E-Series is a year long film and discussion series designed to stimulate conversations about four issues that are particularly relevant to the Birmingham metro area today- Economic Development, Environment, Equality and Education. Each quarter we will screen three films (one per month) and host a panel discussion afterwards.  The E-Series is sponsored by EBSCO Media

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    Magic and Science with Larry Moore

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

    July 23, 2014

    What happens when you mix magic and science? You get a program that can only be explained by Larry Moore, the magic man. He shows you how your senses can be fooled by magic and how magic and...more

    Mockingbird Tribute

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    July 23, 2014

    • Signed first edition of The Mockingbird Next Door
    • Entry in drawing for 50th anniversary edition of To Kill a Mockingbird with bookplate signed by Harper...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

    Kier

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome

    July 22 - July 24, 2014

    Kier is his real name. He does some pretty incredible things with his voice. He’s very serious about writing songs, real serious about laughing, and not at all serious about ever getting a...more

    Luke Bryan - That's My Kind of Night Tour

    Presented by LiveNation at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre

    July 23 - July 24, 2014

    Lineup: Luke Bryan, Cole Swindell, and Lee Brice


    Summer Film Series Baseball Thursday: A League of Their Own

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    July 24, 2014

    Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry. 128 min. PG.

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

    Elementary! The Story of Shirley Holmes Featuring Hitman with a Heart

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

    July 24, 2014

    Shirley Holmes is an elderly—but spry—woman who is convinced that she is the only living descendant of the legendary crime solver Sherlock Holmes. She refuses to be convinced the...more

    UVH 12 FDR: The New Deal

    Presented by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Alabama and University of Alabama

    July 3 - July 24, 2014

    Franklin D. Roosevelt efforts of overcoming the challenges of the Great Depression vs. current presidents and similar crises. Review New Deal programs successes and failures.


    Free Adult Computer Classes

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

    July 8 - July 24, 2014

    The Five Points West will be sponsoring free adult computer classes. All adults were welcome. Registration is required.


    Beginning Zentangle Class

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff

    July 24, 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

    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

    Monty Python Live (mostly)

    Presented by Fathom Events at Regal Trussville Stadium 16

    July 20 - July 24, 2014

    Fathom Events and Picturehouse Entertainment invite you to experience comedy legends Monty Python’s long-awaited reunion when Monty Python Live (mostly) is broadcast LIVE to cinemas...more

    Total Assets 25th Anniversary Concert

    Presented by Total Assets at Iron City Bham

    July 25, 2014

    Please join Total Assets as the band celebrates its Silver Anniversary with a very special concert performance on Friday, July 25th. It's going to be the party of the Summer!


    Summer Film Series: The Big Lebowski

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    July 25, 2014

    “Dude” Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it. 117 min. R.

    There will be a...more

    Library Store

    Presented by Leeds Jane Culbreth Library at Leeds–Jane Culbreth Public Library

    July 25, 2014

    Save the tickets you earn to spend at the library store! The store will be open according to the calendar times listed. All store items will be marked with a 'price' for readers to...more

    The All White Concert and After Party

    Presented by BU Entertainment at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall

    July 25, 2014

    Featuring Tank. Tank is one of the most recognizable names in modern R&B, known for vivid storytelling and sensual love songs. He’s an icon in the making, with four albums and eight...more

    Summer Movies in the Park

    Presented by City of Center Point at Reed-Harvey Park

    June 13 - July 25, 2014

    Summer Movies in the Park is a perfect chance to relax and enjoy a safe and special night under the stars. Come early and get a good seat! All movies start at dusk (approx. 15 minutes after...more

    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...more

    13th Annual Math & Science Day

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

    July 26, 2014

    The Annual Math & Science Day conducted by Kwanzaa Year Round, Science for Kids Ministry, and hosted by the Five Points West Library, 4812 Avenue W, Birmingham, AL, will be held Saturday, July...more

    Medium Cindy Kaza

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome

    July 26, 2014

    Cindy Kaza is a clairvoyant (clear seeing), clairaudient (clear hearing) and clairsentient (clear feeling) who works across the country as an evidential medium. Evidential mediumship is a style of...more

    American Idol® Live!

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

    July 26, 2014

    Fans of the hit series can see this season's talented Top Ten Finalists live when the AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! tour returns this summer. AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! gives fans the unique...more

    Library Store

    Presented by Leeds Jane Culbreth Library at Leeds–Jane Culbreth Public Library

    July 26, 2014

    Save the tickets you earn to spend at the library store! The store will be open according to the calendar times listed. All store items will be marked with a 'price' for readers to...more

    Summer In The City” by Melissa Jones and Jill Marlar featuring local landmarks

    Presented by Naked Art Gallery at Naked Art Gallery

    June 20 - July 26, 2014

    “Summer In The City” Ceramic works by Melissa Jones and mono prints by Jill Marlar featuring local landmarks
    Opening receptions:
    Friday June 20th, 5:00 - 9:00 pm (in...more

    It’s Raining Cats and Dogs

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

    July 26, 2014

    Paint your pet or favorite animal in the style of George Rodrigue or Laurel Burch. The goal is to have something inspired by these artists, rather than copies of their work. Both artists will be...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

    Schaeffer Eye Center CityFest

    at Railroad Park

    July 26, 2014

    The Schaeffer Eye Center CityFest will be held on Saturday, July 26 at Railroad Park and features a phenomenal music lineup including the Grammy Award winning hip hop band, The Roots. Local...more

    Photography Class: Up Close & Personal

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    July 19 - July 26, 2014

     This Class will focus on all aspects of capturing, processing and displaying macro-photographic (extreme close-up) images using the plants, features and environment of the Birmingham...more

    Local Vendor Day

    Presented by Whole Foods Market Birmingham

    July 26, 2014

     Buy fresh! Buy local! We'll have food domonstrations going on through out the store featuring some of our favorite local and regional growers, producers and vendors. 


    Wild West Day

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

    July 26, 2014

    Travel back to the 1800s and experience life in the Wild West!  Enjoy a train ride through the forests of Shelby County, but hang on to your gold and valuables just in case yer waylaid by...more

    Summer Film Series: The Sound of Music

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre

    July 27, 2014

    A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower. 174 min. G.

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

    Annie

    Presented by Virginia Samford Theatre at Virginia Samford Theatre

    July 10 - July 27, 2014

    The VST invites you to enjoy one Broadway’s most beloved musicals. With equal measures of pluck and positivity, ANNIE charms everyone’s hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s...more

    Jazz in the Park

    Presented by Magic City Smooth Jazz at Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens

    July 27, 2014

    July 27: Malik, Love Connection and Roy Ayers (Tentative)

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

    Steely Dan "Jamalot Ever After" Tour

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

    July 27, 2014

    Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Walter Becker and Donald Fagen will bring Steely Dan to the road in 2014, taking their "Jamalot Ever After" Tour across the U.S. and Canada. STEELY DAN has...more

    Slow Art Sunday: Imari Charger

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art

    July 27, 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

    Shrek the Musical

    Presented by Leeds Theatre and Arts Center at Leeds Theatre and Arts Center

    July 11 - July 27, 2014

    SHREK THE MUSICAL, based on the Oscar winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone’s favorite ogre to dazzling new life on the stage. In a faraway...more

    Rod Man

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome

    July 25 - July 27, 2014

    Rod Man is competing on the upcoming season of “Last Comic Standing” and has made many other television appearances, including "The Bad Boys of Comedy" for HBO, Martin...more

    Thy Kingdom Come Dance Concert

    Presented by Briarwood Ballet at Briarwood Presbyterian Church

    July 27, 2014

    Briarwood Ballet of Birmingham, AL presents “Thy Kingdom Come”, an inspiring evening dance concert event featuring professional, nationally known dancers from Hosanna Sacred Arts and...more

    6th Annual Rhythm of Gospel Awards

    Presented by National & Independent Gospel Music Association at Sheraton Hotel Downtown

    July 24 - July 27, 2014

    The Rhythm Of Gospel Awards Show is an Annual Event filled with a variety of innovative and exciting showcases, choir competitions, pageants and achievement galas, bringing in over 6,500 excited,...more

    Graham Stookey Live

    Presented by 2nd & Charles at 2nd and Charles

    July 27, 2014

     YouTube sensation Graham Stookey will be performing live at 2nd & Charles in Hoover.


    Hey Jude: A Rooftop Benefit Concert

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

    July 26 - July 27, 2014

    The Peytones will take to the rooftop of Southern Kitchen and Bar on July 27th to recreate The Beatles' final performance as well as their classic hits. A...more

    Monday Morning Knitting Club

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

    February 10 - July 28, 2014

    Come join an informal knitting group. First project provided. Beginners welcome.


    Speak-Easy Art

    Presented by Leeds Jane Culbreth Library at Leeds Civic Center

    July 28, 2014

    This is a simple, fun way to learn to paint and help the Leeds LIbrary, too! Join us to paint your very own masterpiece with step by step instructions. Take home a lovely work of art! Feel...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

    Maker Monday

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

    June 2 - July 28, 2014

    Register to participate in some cool hands-on activities.

    Most Maker Monday activities will be held outside, so wear...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

    Learn to Quilt

    Presented by Leeds Jane Culbreth Library at Leeds–Jane Culbreth Public Library

    July 29, 2014

    A centuries old craft done by our ancestors is brought back to life by YOU, the participant! This is a  fun and worthwhile craft to master.


    Genre Reading Group - National Parks/Travel/Vacations

    Presented by Emmet O'Neal Library at Emmet O'Neal Library (Mountain Brook)

    July 29, 2014

    In 2014, the Genre Reading Group will be celebrating a national holiday or commemorative month at each meeting. Participants are encouraged to pick ANY book relating to the topic...more

    Basic Crochet Class

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at West End Branch Library (BPL)

    June 2 - July 29, 2014

    If you are a beginner this class will be perfect for you. This fun class teaches you basic crochet stitches and much more. Joan Black, instructor.


    ArtBreak: Swords of the Samurai

    Presented by Birmingham Museum of Art at Birmingham Museum of Art

    July 29, 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

    The Better Than Therapy Book Club: Man in the Blue Moon by Michael Morris

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library

    July 29, 2014

    Join us as we welcome Michael Morris, award-winning Birmingham author, to our book club.

    We will be discussing his latest, Man in the Blue Moon, a magical...more

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