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    Summer Garden Chefs (K-2nd)

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    June 27 - July 1, 2016

    For children entering grades K-2nd / Limited to 20 children
    June 27-July 1  | 9-1 p.m.
    $160 Members* | $200 Non-Members
    *Hydrangea Level and above

    Join us for five days full of exploring, planting, smelling, tasting, creating, and cooking! We’ll discover summer vegetables growing in Bruno Vegetable Garden, fragrant herbs from the Herb Terrace, and mix up tasty cuisine each day ...more


    Memorable Images

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 9, 2016

    Instructor: Hank Siegel
    Saturday, July 9, 2016| 9:00 am - noon
    Saturday, July 16, 2016| 9:00 am - noon
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $100|Non-Members...more

    All the Colors of the Rainbow: Uzbekistan Ikats from the Collection of Peggy Slappey

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

    March 19 - July 10, 2016

    For the past decade, ikat patterns have permeated the fashion and design industry, touching everything from clothing and furniture to decorative arts. Despite its recent ubiquity, the ikat...more

    Thyme to Read Book Club

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 12, 2016

    When: July 12
    Title: Lost Antarctica
    Author: James McClintock

    6 p.m.


    Lunch & Learn: Oh Deer...

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 13, 2016

    Speaker: Andy Baril - Alabama Cooperative Extension System
    Wednesday, July 13, 2016 | 11:30-12:30 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Free

    Learn strategies on how...more

    Alabama Theatre Tour

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    July 13, 2016

    Join us for a tour of the historic Alabama Theatre, the Showplace of the South. The tour begins in the ticket lobby and leads you all the way up to the balcony, concluding in the auditorium with a...more

    French Film Fest: Hiroshima Mon Amour

    Presented by Emmet O'Neal Library

    July 13, 2016

    Join us at Emmet O'Neal Library each month this summer for a classic French film. 

    A cornerstone of the French New Wave, the first feature from Alain Resnais is one of the most...more

    Young Artists in The Gardens (K-2nd)

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 11 - July 15, 2016

    For children entering grades 5K-2nd / Limited to 20 children
    July 11-15 | 9-1 p.m.
    $160 Members* | $200 Non-Members
    *Hydrangea Level and above

    Explore a new garden each...more

    Young Artists in The Gardens

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 11 - July 15, 2016

    For children entering grades 3-6 / Limited to 20 children
    July 11-15 | 9-1 p.m.
    $160 Members* | $200 Non-Members
    *Hydrangea Level and above

    Explore a new garden each day...more

    2016 MIH Summer Performing Arts Academy

    Presented by Make It Happen Theatre Company and Birmingham Civil Rights Institute at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham

    June 6 - July 15, 2016

    Make It Happen Theatre Company (MIH) has the exciting opportunity to collaborate with the Birmingham Civil...more

    The Boy Illinois - American Nightmare Tour

    Presented by Workplay at Workplay, Birmingham

    July 15, 2016

    The Boy Illinois - American Nightmare Tour In Association With Lit House 4 Work Play Theatre and Pangea 

    Tickets $15 in Advance 

    Summer Jam 

    The Kick Back...more

    Memorable Images

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 9 - July 16, 2016

    Instructor: Hank Siegel
    Saturday, July 9, 2016| 9-noon
    Saturday, July 16, 2016| 9-noon
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $100|Non-Members $120

    Capture...more

    Flicks Among the Flowers

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 20, 2016

    Flicks Among the Flowers returns Mary 18, June 15 and July 20. Films TBA.


    Dig It! Dinosaurs Rock!

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 18 - July 22, 2016

    For children ages 4-5 years / Limited to 15 children
    July 18-22, 2016 | 9-1 p.m.
    $160 Members* | $200 Non-Members
    *Hydrangea Level and above

    Travel back in time...more

    Growing Through Yoga (II)

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 18 - July 22, 2016

    For children entering grades 5K-4/Limited to 20 children.
    July 18-22 | 9-1 p.m.
    $160 Members*|$200 Non-Members
    *Hydrangea Level and above

    Go on a yoga adventure in The...more

    Celebrate America!

    Presented by American Village at American Village, Montevallo

    June 1 - July 22, 2016

    Come for red, white and blue all-American family FUN this summer at the American Village! Step back in time and become part of the great American journey for independence and self-government. Meet...more

    Local Color by Charles Buchanan

    Presented by Naked Art Gallery at Naked Art Gallery, Birmingham

    June 17 - July 23, 2016

    June 17th through July 23

    Local Color” by Charles Buchanan

    Opening receptions:

    Friday...more

    Party at the Parks

    Presented by Alabama Baptist Children's Homes and Family Ministries at Railroad Park, Birmingham

    July 23, 2016

    A Family-Friendly Event!

    Join us on our rescheduled date of July 23, 2016 for our (Birthday) Party at the Parks! Celebrating 125 years of ministry through ABCH, we'll...more

    Teen Olympics – Summer Finale

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    July 26, 2016

    Teen Olympics – Summer Finale

    Tuesday, July 26, at 6:00 p.m. in the Large Auditorium

    The competition can be tough, but join us as we say goodbye to summer and hello to the...more

    Lunch & Learn: Better Veggies

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 27, 2016

    Speaker: William "Captain Compost" Cureton
    Wednesday, July 27, 2016 | 11:30-12:30 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Free

    From Soil to harvest, learn how to grow...more

    Throwback Thursday Kids Club

    Presented by Alabama Theatre at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    July 7 - July 28, 2016

    Join us Thursday mornings in July for the Throwback Thursday Kids Club!

    Enjoy FREE kid’s admission to The Birmingham Zoo after each movie (with full price adult admission) when wearing...more

    AWC Back to School Summer Day Camp for 1st-6th Graders

    Presented by Alabama Wildlife Center at Alabama Wildlife Center , Pelham

    July 25 - July 29, 2016

    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

    Summer Camp Programs

    Presented by Camp Fletcher - Camp Fire Alabama

    May 31 - July 29, 2016

    Camp Fletcher is located on a quiet and secluded 300 acre site, 5 miles from exit 1, I-459 in Bessemer, AL. We offer a variety of programs including day, resident, and specialty camps...more

    Get Growing: The Tiny Seed

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 25 - July 29, 2016

    For children ages 4-5 years / Limited to 15 children
    July 25-29, 2016 | 9-1 p.m.
    $160 Members* | $200 Non-Members
    *Hydrangea Level and above

    Explore The Gardens and...more

    Gardening in Wonderland: Designing and Modeling

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 25 - July 29, 2016

    For children entering grades 3-6 / Limited to 20 children
    July 25-29, 2016|9-1 p.m.
    $160 Members* | $200 Non-Members
    *Hydrangea Level and above

    Participants will sharpen...more

    Auditions for 2016-17 season

    Presented by Birmingham Girls Choir at Edgewood Presbyterian Church, Homewood

    July 25 - July 29, 2016

    Come audition to be part of The Birmingham Girls Choir! Become a member of an energetic and talented group of young people who serve their community, compete and perform. We have choirs for...more

    DeMarre Carroll Next-Level Basketball Camp

    Presented by DeMarre Carroll Next Level basketball camp

    July 29 - July 30, 2016

    DeMarre Carroll's Next Level Basketball Camp

    Boys & Girls Grades: 1st-9th | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Location: John Carroll High...more

    Flora Photography

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 30, 2016

    Instructor: Hank Siegel
    Saturday, July 30, 2016| 9:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $60|Non-Members $75

    Spring has sprung and this class...more

    Dino Discovery- They're Back!

    Presented by Birmingham Zoo at Birmingham Zoo, Birmingham

    March 26 - July 31, 2016

    Dinosaurs are returning to the Birmingham Zoo! Don’t miss the Zoo’s newest exhibit, back from extinction, Dino Discovery- They’re Back! This limited-time exhibit features 12 life-sized,...more

    The Art of Soy Candle Making

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    July 31, 2016

    Instructor: Brittney Stallworth of Scents From Heaven
    July 31, 2016 | 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $20 | Non-members $25

    Candles are...more

    Jennys to Jets: Birmingham's Military Aviation History

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

    April 19 - August 1, 2016

    The Jennys to Jets: Birmingham's Military Aviation History Exhibition features art and artifacts that create a visual narrative paying tribute to 100 years of worldwide aviation service by the men...more

    Thyme to Read Book Club

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 2, 2016

    When: August 2
    Title: The Gardener of Versailles: My Life in the World's Grandest Garden
    Author: Alain Baraton

    6:00 p.m.


    Magiccityreggaefestiival.com

    Presented by SLS Exprrres and Birmingham City Council

    August 5 - August 6, 2016

    A two day event kick of Fri 6:00 pm -11:00 pm on short 20st n in front of the City Hall, standing walking traffic ,vendor space is available ,Social service tables ,and art and craft vendors to...more

    lobby projects: Bethany Collins

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

    April 16 - August 7, 2016

    lobby projects is a new initiative by the Birmingham Museum of Art that invites contemporary artists to create site-specific commissions in the Museum’s main entrance.

    lobby...more

    Lunch & Learn: How Succulent

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 10, 2016

    Speaker: TBD
    Wednesday, August 10, 2016 | 11:30-12:30 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Free

    No time? No water? No problem! Se¬dums and other succulents thrive...more

    Family Yoga in The Gardens

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 13, 2016

    For ages 3 and up 
    Instructor: Annie Damsky
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Saturday, August 13 | 9-10 a.m.
    $15 drop-in (child+1 adult)
    $5 for an...more

    Photography Class: What’s This Button Do?

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 13, 2016

    Instructor: Hank Siegel
    Saturday, August 13 | 9-noon
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $50|Non-Members $60
     

    This class is designed for those who...more

    Just A Call Away 5K & Fun Run

    Presented by Crisis Center at Uptown Entertainment District, Birmingham

    August 20, 2016

    Just A Call Away 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run
    UPTOWN - Birmingham, Alabama
    Saturday, August 20, 2016

    Crisis Center, Inc. is proud to present the second annual...more

    Birmingham Restaurant Week

    Presented by Birmingham Restaurant Week

    August 12 - August 21, 2016

    Experience Birmingham’s rich culinary culture at the 7th Annual Birmingham Restaurant Week! Taking place Aug. 12 - 21, Birmingham Restaurant Week 2016 (BRW2016) is a 10-day culinary affair where...more

    Words are our World--PNC Back to School Bash

    Presented by McWane Science Center at McWane Science Center, Birmingham

    August 21, 2016

    Having a good vocabulary is the key to success, and no one knows this better than Vocabby–the Words are our World mascot. Meet Vocabby and enjoy some fun science programs aimed at strengthening...more

    Red Star Rising: The Russian Revolution of 1917 with Niki Sepsas

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 23, 2016

    Tuesday, August 23, at 1:00 p.m. in the Round Auditorium

    Join us as Niki Sepsas examines the fascinating series of events that led to the overthrow of the Romanov dynasty and the creation...more

    Lunch & Learn: Yard Art

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 24, 2016

    Speaker: Hope Long
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016 | 11:30-12:30 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Free

    Discover fun alternatives to plants in your landscape while...more

    Thursdays At Arlington

    Presented by Arlington Historic Home and Gardens at Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens, Birmingham

    June 2 - August 25, 2016

    Every Thursday in June, July and August the public is invited to have lunch with us. Dine in another century. Built in the 1840s, Arlington prepares delicious Southern gourmet cuisine. Menu varies...more

    Flora Photography

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

    August 27, 2016

    Instructor: Hank Siegel
    Saturday, August 27 | 9:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Members $60|Non-Members $75

    this class is designed to teach the...more

    18th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival

    Presented by Sidewalk Film Festival at Sidewalk Film Festival, Birmingham

    August 26 - August 28, 2016

    The 18th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival will take place August 26-28, 2016 in downtown Birmingham's historic theatre district. 

    Sidewalk Film Festival has been named one of...more

    Sports Car Club of America

    Presented by Sports Car Club of America at Barber Motorsports Park, Leeds

    August 27 - August 28, 2016

    Double SARRC/Concurrent Double SECS/TT Level 3

    Barber Motorsports Park is one of the most challenging and fun tracks to drive in the Southeast. Challenge the intense elevation, blind...more

    Harry Potter Trivia Night

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    August 29, 2016

    Harry Potter Trivia Night
    Monday, August 29, at 6:30 p.m. in the Large Auditorium

    Join us for an evening wizarding...more

    Tuesday Night Lights at the West Homewood Farmer's Market

    Presented by West Homewood Farmer's Market at Shades Valley Community Church, Homewood

    June 7 - August 30, 2016

    The NEW 2016 West Homewood Farmer's Market schedule: Every Tuesday evening June through August from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

    Voted "Best Market in Central Alabama" by 40% AL.com...more

    Alabama Splash Adventure

    Presented by Alabama Splash Adventure at Alabama's Splash Adventure Waterpark, Bessemer

    May 28 - September 5, 2016

    Alabama Splash Adventure offers two theme parks including family rides and slides for one great price. The amusement park has grown to be Alabama’s premier destination offering a day of family...more

    Hall of Heroes

    Presented by McWane Science Center at McWane Science Center, Birmingham

    May 14 - September 5, 2016

    Learn the circumstances that create superheroes, discover the ideals that heroes uphold, and push boundaries as to what it truly means to be heroic in the Hall of Heroes!

    Starting your...more

    25th Annual Labor Day Celebration and Moon Pie Eatin' Contest

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

    September 5, 2016

    On Labor Day you can participate in Alabama’s largest moon pie eating contest and compete for prize money in both children and adult categories. Across the park, the United Mine Workers hold...more

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