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    After Hours @ the Plaza: Game Nite

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    May 22, 2015

    Put your game face on and team up with your fellow gamers! Join us for a night of board games, video games, snacks, door prizes and more!

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    Lunch and Learn: Luscious Lawns

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    May 27, 2015

    Growing and maintaining healthy lawns takes less effort than you might think.


    Bibb County Glades & Cahaba Lilies (fieldtrip)

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    May 27, 2015

    By popular demand, we will again lead this annual foray to one of our favorite locations in the state. Bibb County Glades, known well among in the world of botanists, is called "the botanical...more

    YPBirmingham May Social

    Presented by YPBirmingham at Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham

    May 28, 2015

    Summer is just around the corner and YPBirminghams ready to kick it off with our May Social! Instead of our standard social, we have partnered with the Junior Patrons of the Birmingham Museum of...more

    Enduring Legacy - The Tuskegee Airmen Exhibition

    Presented by Southern Museum of Flight at Southern Museum of Flight, Birmingham

    February 12 - May 30, 2015

    Enduring Legacy - The Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit features paintings and drawings by artist, Chris Hopkins. The collection is a visual narrative that records and pays tribute to the African-American...more

    6th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival

    Presented by Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival

    May 30, 2015

    Bessemer, Alabama  Barbecue and blues are a great combination so start planning for the 6th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq and Blues Festival set for Saturday, May 30th. The event will...more

    Alabama Wildlife Center Baby Bird Shower

    Presented by Alabama Wildlife Center at Alabama Wildlife Center , Pelham

    May 30, 2015

    You are cordially invited to attend a Baby Bird Shower: Bring a gift (see Baby Bird Wish List), guided tour of baby bird nursery & aviaries, fun...more

    Paddle at the Rock Paddleboard Race

    Presented by The Bell Center for Early Intervention Programs

    May 30, 2015

    This is the 3rd annual Paddle at the Rock Sponsored by Inline Lighting hosted by Smith Lake Paddle Boards. This years race is at the new location at Smith Lake Park. The 7 mile Long Course and 3...more

    10,000 Scoop Challenge

    Presented by Denali Flavors at Linn Park, Birmingham

    June 2, 2015

    Enjoy FREE Ice Cream to Help Generate $10,000 for The Salvation Army of Birmingham.

    Denali Flavors, developers of the legendary Moose Tracks flavor of ice cream, has partnered with...more

    Rail Safety Day

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

    June 4, 2015

    Free Train Rides & fun family activities!

    Alabama Operation LifeSaver, the Alabama Department of Transportation, and the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum co-sponsor Rail Safety Day at...more

    Tangles Inspired by the Gardens

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 6, 2015

    In this weekend workshop we will learn to use Tombow brush markers with water to create watercolor a large watercolor drawing of Zentangle® patterns that are inspired by the gardens. On...more

    18th Annual Family Fishing Rodeo

    Presented by City of Birmingham Park and Recreation Board at East Lake Park, Birmingham

    June 6, 2015

    Enjoy angling, activity booths, information on local organizations, contests, giveaways, entertainment, and more!

    Presented by City of Birmingham Park and Recreation...more

    Southeastern Outings Attendance at FREE Alabama Symphony Orchestra Concert in Railroad Park

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    June 6, 2015

    Thanks to the generous support of sponsors, the ASO is excited to play a free series of concerts in Birmingham's Railroad Park! Enjoy music under the stars with the Alabama Symphony...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra: Symphony in the Summer

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    June 5 - June 7, 2015

    Kick off the summer in musical style with three days of FREE concerts. Bring out your lawn chairs and blankets to be serenaded under the stars with the beautiful music of your Alabama Symphony...more

    Vulcan's 111th Birthday Bash

    Presented by Vulcan Park and Museum at Vulcan Park and Museum, Birmingham

    June 7, 2015

    Make plans to attend the BIGGEST Birthday Bash in Birmingham! Vulcan may be the world’s largest cast iron statue, but he still needs help blowing out his birthday candles! Join us as we host...more

    42nd Annual Tannehill Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show

    Presented by Alabama Mineral & Lapidary Society at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    June 6 - June 7, 2015

    The first weekend in June is the traditional meeting time for our annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show. This outdoor show is known throughout the Southeast as both a fun and a friendly show. The...more

    Lunch and Learn: Drink Your Garden

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 10, 2015

    Savor the fruits of your labor. Use botanicals to enhance flavor and add depth to create the perfect cocktail.


    Smith Lake Poker Run

    Presented by Birmingham AIDS Outreach

    June 12 - June 13, 2015

    Smith Lake Poker Run is an annual fundraiser for Birmingham AIDS Outreach.  Guests attend the registration party on Friday evening and enjoy water, sun, and fun all day on Saturday. ...more

    Up Close & Personal: Macrophotography

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 6 - June 13, 2015

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

    Alabama EDSers 2nd Annual Watermelon Festival

    Presented by Alabama EDSers at Homewood Central Park, Homewood

    June 13, 2015

    Our nonprofit is based out of Alabaster, AL. We strive to raise community awareness about Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS), support individuals with EDS, and help fund research on EDS. We have a...more

    Birmingham Zoo: Nature's Heroes

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    June 18, 2015

    If you love animals you will be delighted to learn about their SUPERHERO qualities!


    Bear Cub Adventures Summer Camp (rising 4k – 1st)

    Presented by Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve

    June 15 - June 19, 2015

    This week will allow our little campers to enjoy the great outdoors while they learn about animal encounters and adaptations. Activities will include animal crafts and and “going on a bear...more

    Father's Day Limited

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

    June 20, 2015

    Treat Dad to a train ride through the forests of Shelby County!  See railroad artifacts, memorabilia, and books in restored depots, and visit the Railroad Signal Yard.  

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    Junior Master Gardener

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 20, 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

    Bright House Networks business solutions 1 Mile Challenge

    Presented by YMCA of Greater Birmingham-The Downtown Branch

    June 20, 2015

    This is not a fun run...but runners throughout the area will compete for the fastest mile in Birmingham.  Do you have what it takes?  A cash prize will be awarded to the fastest male and...more

    Soul Night At the Park

    at Avondale Park--Birmingham Park and Recreation Board, Birmingham

    June 20, 2015

    Soul Night at the Park Starring Miki Howard, Michel'le of R&B Divas of LA, Funk Factory Five, Birminghams own Connection Band and Show plus more... All Patrons Require Ticket Rain or...more

    Water Features of the Gardens

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 20, 2015

    Birmingham Botanical Gardens is a target destination for photographers throughout the southeast, and offers many beautiful and interesting sights for them to capture with their...more

    Lunch and Learn: Ideas to Actualities

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 24, 2015

    Visually Inspired? Discover how to transform that look to fit your space.


    Flicks Among the Flowers: Ghostbusters

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 24, 2015

    Flicks Among The Flowers returns to Birmingham Botanical Gardens with three dates in 2015: May 13, June 24 and July 15. “Jurassic Park” welcomes the summer on May 13,...more

    Ride the Calera & Shelby RR Train

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

    March 14 - June 27, 2015

    RIDE THE TRAIN! The golden age of railroads and the rich heritage of the people who built and operated them come together at the Heart of Dixie, the official railroad museum for the state of...more

    “Selma to Montgomery: A March for the Right to Vote- Photographs by Spider Martin"

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

    March 3 - June 28, 2015

    In conjunction with the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights March, BCRI will display this important set of images from our collection. A March for the Right to Vote chronicles the Selma to...more

    Thunder on the Mountain 2015

    Presented by Vulcan Park and Museum at Vulcan Park and Museum, Birmingham

    July 4, 2015

    For decades, Thunder on the Mountain, Birmingham’s Fourth of July fireworks celebration, has been hailed as one of the largest and most extravagant Independence Day traditions in the state of...more

    Mysteries of the Unseen World - IMAX

    Presented by McWane Science Center at McWane Science Center, Birmingham

    January 9 - July 8, 2015

    Mysteries of the Unseen World will transport audiences to places on this planet that they have never been before, to see things that are beyond their normal vision, yet literally right in...more

    Lunch and Learn: The Terrific Trio!

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 8, 2015

    Compost, soil and mulch - unearth what they are and how to use them properly.


    Seasonal Series

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 11, 2015

    This course will introduce the participant to techniques, tools and skills necessary to capture visually stunning and interesting images through the creation of a seasonal series of...more

    Antique Engine & Tractor Show

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, Bessemer

    July 11, 2015

    Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park has more than 1,500 acres in three counties set aside for hiking, camping and outdoor recreation. A miniature railroad chugs through the pines. From...more

    Flicks Among the Flowers: Top Gun

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 15, 2015

    Flicks Among The Flowers returns to Birmingham Botanical Gardens with three dates in 2015: May 13, June 24 and July 15. “Jurassic Park” welcomes the summer on May 13,...more

    Dirt Diggin' Summer Camp (rising 4k - 1st)

    Presented by Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve

    July 13 - July 17, 2015

    Ever thought much about dirt? From sticky mud to grainy sand, there is a wide variety. Not only will we learn about the different types of dirt, we will also discover what creatures and other...more

    Junior Master Gardener

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 18, 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

    Sloss Music & Arts Festival

    at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham

    July 18 - July 19, 2015

    The Inaugural Sloss Music & Arts Festival is a two-day music and lifestyle event taking place at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark on Saturday July 18 and Sunday July 19th of 2015. An...more

    Lunch and Learn: The Understory

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 22, 2015

    No sun, no problem! Learn to love the shade and the plants that grow there!


    PRIMETIME Family Reading Time

    Presented by YWoodlawn Family Resource Center and YWCA Central Alabama

    June 11 - July 23, 2015

    What is it?

    PRIMETIME Family Reading Time is a unique humanities-based and family-focused program proven to help children succeed academically and bond...more

    AWC Summer Day Camp for 1st-6th Graders

    Presented by Alabama Wildlife Center at Alabama Wildlife Center , Pelham

    July 20 - July 24, 2015

    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

    Carroll Weekend Basketball Clinic

    Presented by Carroll Family Foundation at John Carroll High School, Homewood

    July 25, 2015

    Join Atlanta Hawks own, DeMarre Carroll, for his first annual special edition basketball clinic in celebration of the Carroll Weekend in Birmingham, AL. As a Birmingham native,...more

    Water Features of the Gardens

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 25, 2015

    Birmingham Botanical Gardens is a target destination for photographers throughout the southeast, and offers many beautiful and interesting sights for them to capture with their...more

    Camp BREAD Summer Camp

    Presented by Birmingham Regional Empowerment and Development Center

    June 1 - July 31, 2015

    BREAD Center will provide its annual Camp BREAD at it's new location in Pratt Citty starting June 1, 2015! BREAD Center is a 21st Century Community Learning Center.
    Ages: K-8 grade...more

    Adventure Camp (rising 6th - 8th)

    Presented by Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve at Ruffner Mountain Nature Center, Birmingham

    July 27 - July 31, 2015

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

    McCalla Walla Music, Art & Rescue

    Presented by MCCalla Walla Festival 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

    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

    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.


    The Voting Rights Act @ 50 Series

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

    June 18 - August 6, 2015

    This three-part series educates audiences about the Voting Rights Act and its ongoing legal challenges.


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