District 7

Teen Summer Reading

08-04-2024

Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Tue, May 28 @ 12:00 am Wed, May 29 @ 12:00 am Thu, May 30 @ 12:00 am + 66 more dates and times

Fri, May 31 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 01 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 02 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 03 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 06 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 08 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 09 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 10 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 11 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 12 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 13 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 14 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 15 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 16 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 17 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 20 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 21 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 22 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 23 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 24 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 25 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 26 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 27 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 28 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 29 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 30 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 01 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 02 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 03 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 04 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 05 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 06 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 07 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 08 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 09 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 11 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 12 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 13 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 14 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 15 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 19 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 20 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 21 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 22 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 23 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 24 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 25 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 26 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 27 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 28 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 29 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 30 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 12:00 am Thu, Aug 01 @ 12:00 am Fri, Aug 02 @ 12:00 am Sat, Aug 03 @ 12:00 am Sun, Aug 04 @ 12:00 am - less dates and times

(Ages 12-18) Sign up online beginning May 20 at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr. After signing up you will be assigned to one of four houses. For every three books or audiobooks you check out in-person or online, you earn a chance to enter the...

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(Ages 12-18) Sign up online beginning May 20 at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr. After signing up you will be assigned to one of four houses. For every three books or audiobooks you check out in-person or online, you earn a chance to enter the weekly drawing for a gift bag. Each entry is a point for your house. Each time you attend a program over the Summer you get another entry and point. The team with the most points by July 31st will be invited to solve the mystery of the houses at a special program on August 2. Entries will be kept throughout the Summer, so each one will have a chance to win the grand prize drawing on August 5.

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Kids Summer Reading 2024: Adventure Begins in Your Library

08-04-2024

Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Tue, May 28 @ 12:00 am Wed, May 29 @ 12:00 am Thu, May 30 @ 12:00 am + 66 more dates and times

Fri, May 31 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 01 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 02 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 03 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 06 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 08 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 09 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 10 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 11 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 12 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 13 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 14 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 15 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 16 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 17 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 20 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 21 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 22 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 23 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 24 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 25 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 26 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 27 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 28 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 29 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 30 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 01 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 02 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 03 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 04 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 05 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 06 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 07 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 08 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 09 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 11 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 12 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 13 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 14 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 15 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 19 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 20 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 21 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 22 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 23 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 24 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 25 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 26 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 27 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 28 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 29 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 30 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 12:00 am Thu, Aug 01 @ 12:00 am Fri, Aug 02 @ 12:00 am Sat, Aug 03 @ 12:00 am Sun, Aug 04 @ 12:00 am - less dates and times

(Ages 0-12) Summer is finally here, and we are ready for another spectacular summer reading program with you! Starting on May 20, come by the Homewood Public Library’s Children’s Department or visit our website at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr...

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(Ages 0-12) Summer is finally here, and we are ready for another spectacular summer reading program with you! Starting on May 20, come by the Homewood Public Library’s Children’s Department or visit our website at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr to sign up for summer reading. Once signed up, come pick up a goodie bag and a free book at the Friends Bookstore! You’ll receive a calendar reading log to track each day you read or listen to an audiobook. Bring your log to our children’s desk, and for every 3 days you mark off, you will earn an entry for our monthly drawings. A handful of winners are going to be picked on July 1 and August 5.

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Ukulele Camp for Beginners

05-31-2024

Presented by Mason Music at Mason Music: Bluff Park, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, May 29 @ 8:30 am Thu, May 30 @ 8:30 am Fri, May 31 @ 8:30 am

If you have an elementary-age child who is excited about music and loves the idea of playing a fun beginner instrument, then Mason Music Ukulele Camp for Beginners is the perfect fit. This camp is designed to guide students ages 6-10 through...

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If you have an elementary-age child who is excited about music and loves the idea of playing a fun beginner instrument, then Mason Music Ukulele Camp for Beginners is the perfect fit. This camp is designed to guide students ages 6-10 through ukulele basics like chords, strumming, tuning, and best practice habits so that by the end of the week campers are playing actual songs!

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West End Crocheters

05-29-2024

Presented by West End Branch Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, May 29 @ 10:00 am

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

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HPL Goes Medieval: Teen Summer Reading Kickoff

05-30-2024

Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Thu, May 30 @ 5:00 pm

(6th-12th Grade) We're hurtling back in time. Come to the large auditorium once you've signed up for Summer Reading to receive your house that you will be gaining points for over the Summer. Enjoy the games we have set up, and the themed snacks....

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(6th-12th Grade) We're hurtling back in time. Come to the large auditorium once you've signed up for Summer Reading to receive your house that you will be gaining points for over the Summer. Enjoy the games we have set up, and the themed snacks. Come in your best medieval, fantasy, or cosplay outfit and dance the afternoon away with modern songs styled with a medieval flair. No registration required!

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Sylvia

06-09-2024

Presented by Homewood Theatre at Homewood Theatre, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Thu, May 30 @ 7:30 pm Fri, May 31 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Jun 01 @ 7:30 pm + 5 more dates and times

Sun, Jun 02 @ 2:30 pm Thu, Jun 06 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Jun 07 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Jun 08 @ 7:30 pm Sun, Jun 09 @ 2:30 pm - less dates and times

Tags:  Art + Stage

Saturday Seeds

06-01-2024

Presented by The Flourish Alabama at The Greenhouse, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 01 @ 10:00 am

The Flourish presents “SATURDAY SEEDS”.
You might ask, “What are Saturday Seeds?”. Saturday Seeds are a series of learning workshops of various topics that will help individuals learn more and improve their function for personal and/or...

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The Flourish presents “SATURDAY SEEDS”.
You might ask, “What are Saturday Seeds?”. Saturday Seeds are a series of learning workshops of various topics that will help individuals learn more and improve their function for personal and/or business use. Sign up/attend for betterment via the workshops and continue to flourish in your wholistic life.
Starting June 1st we welcome, Jordynn Wright!

The Topic(s): RE-IMAGINING UTOPIA: UNPACKING THE CONFLICT IN ISREAL. PALESTINE. CONGO. SUDAN.
Participants will participate in a discussion about cross-cultural solidarity. We will answer and pose questions about different global events. We will raise awareness, encourage dialogue, challenge preconceptions, and encourage empathy.
Make sure you are in the building for your growth and we will make sure it’s nurtured with care, responsibility, and honesty.
See you at Saturday Seeds

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CJWADE Creative presents IMPACT: All the Feels

06-01-2024

Presented by CJWADE Creative at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 01 @ 6:00 pm

Love. Grit. Prayer. Joy.

Music by Black artists has been there for it all, and so have dancers.

Experience the power of collaboration and celebration as we express all the feels through diverse dance genres.

We do not subscribe to the...

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Love. Grit. Prayer. Joy.

Music by Black artists has been there for it all, and so have dancers.

Experience the power of collaboration and celebration as we express all the feels through diverse dance genres.

We do not subscribe to the \"starving artist\" stigma, so all ticket profits will be shared equally with the dancers of this show. Thank you for respecting and supporting our Alabama-based artists. We are excited to present an exciting and passionate show you won\'t forget.

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Vulcan's 120th Birthday Bash

06-02-2024

Presented by Vulcan Park and Museum at Vulcan Park and Museum, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jun 02 @ 12:00 pm

Enjoy a wonderful Sunday afternoon at Vulcan Park with music by The Fungis band, dance performances by Magic City Disco, and free mini cupcakes provided by Piggly Wiggly. The ever-popular NASCAR pace car will return along with special guest...

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Enjoy a wonderful Sunday afternoon at Vulcan Park with music by The Fungis band, dance performances by Magic City Disco, and free mini cupcakes provided by Piggly Wiggly. The ever-popular NASCAR pace car will return along with special guest appearances from the Magic City Mermaid, Vesta, and ‘The Big Guy’ himself. Sloss Furnaces’ metal artists will demonstrate iron pouring process and over 20 local artists and crafters will sell their handmade goods. There will be more than 15 vendors with activities and giveaways for all guests to enjoy including a moonwalk, face painting, misting tent and more.

Burney’s Mean Greenz, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice of Vestavia Hills, D’s Crazy Dogs, The Recipe, and other food trucks will be onsite providing food for purchase. Beer and wine will also be available for purchase for those 21 and up.

The first 120 guests will receive a special Vulcan favor swag bag including a coupon for free ice cream from Jenni’s Splendid Ice Cream, Fanta provided by Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Co., and more.

Important Party Details:

Advanced tickets encouraged to skip the lines
Raffle tickets for prizes from Red Cat Coffee, Davenport’s Pizza and more will be available for $2
Special guests include the Birmingham Squadron Mascot- Commander, Magic City Mermaid, and Miss UAB 2024
Free mini cupcakes by Piggly Wiggly Birmingham (while supplies last)
Over 20 local artists and vendors selling handmade goods
Food and refreshments from Burney’s Mean Greenz, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice of Vestavia Hills, D’s Crazy Dogs, The Recipe, and Coca-Cola products available for purchase
Beer and wine will be available for purchase for adults 21 and over
On-site parking is limited. FREE shuttles will be available from the parking lot at the Jefferson County Board of Education across Valley Avenue
No pets allowed during special events

To purchase tickets and see a schedule of events, check out visitvulcan.com/events.

Vulcan’s 120th Birthday Bash is presented by Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Co. with additional support from Stone Building Company, Piggly Wiggly, Bradley Arant, ACIPCO, and media sponsors CBS 42, La Jefa, and Latino News. A special thanks to our annual corporate sponsors Protective Life, Regions Band and Vulcan Materials Company.

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BirthWise Open House

06-02-2024

Presented by BirthWise in Birmingham at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jun 02 @ 3:00 pm

Planning for the birth of your baby? Come meet our doulas and learn about the services we provide: childbirth classes, birth doulas, placenta encapsulation, birth tub rental and more!

Planning for the birth of your baby? Come meet our doulas and learn about the services we provide: childbirth classes, birth doulas, placenta encapsulation, birth tub rental and more!

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Art Studio for Teens

06-07-2024

Presented by Samford Academy of the Arts at Samford Academy of the Arts, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Students will plan their work and create 2D and 3D projects in paint, pencil, and clay.  Students will be encouraged to develop their own styles and to experiment with different methods to hone their art skills. We will not offer early drop-off...

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Students will plan their work and create 2D and 3D projects in paint, pencil, and clay.  Students will be encouraged to develop their own styles and to experiment with different methods to hone their art skills. We will not offer early drop-off or late pick-up. More details will be sent closer to camp start date via email.

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Once Upon a Fairytale

08-03-2024

Presented by The Dance Foundation at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 18 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jun 10 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 11 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 12 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 13 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 14 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 08 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 09 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

“Beauty and the Beast,” “Cinderella,” and “Jack and the Beanstalk" are some of the fairytales that will inspire daily adventures. Campers explore the day’s tale through dance, arts and crafts, music and storytelling. This is a great...

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“Beauty and the Beast,” “Cinderella,” and “Jack and the Beanstalk" are some of the fairytales that will inspire daily adventures. Campers explore the day’s tale through dance, arts and crafts, music and storytelling. This is a great introduction to day camp for your little one, complete with a tea party on the last day. Choose one of the weeks below

 

4K | T-TH | 9am-12pm -- June 11-13, June 18-20, July 16-18

5K | M-F | 9am-12pm -- June 3-7, June 10-14, July 8-12

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Art Zone Wildlife Camp

06-07-2024

Presented by Art Zone at Art Zone, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

The wildlife art camp is an excellent opportunity to indulge in drawing, painting, and crafting projects related to various types of animals and plants in the wilderness. You can choose to depict any creature, from birds, reptiles, and fish to...

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The wildlife art camp is an excellent opportunity to indulge in drawing, painting, and crafting projects related to various types of animals and plants in the wilderness. You can choose to depict any creature, from birds, reptiles, and fish to mammals, that you find fascinating. If you have a favorite animal, this camp is perfect for giving it your artistic touch!

 

Bring a snack and a bottle of water!
Art supplies are provided!
Teens are welcome! They can pick their art projects to work on!

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YMCA/HOMEWOOD SCHOOLS SUMMER DAY CAMP

06-07-2024

Presented by YMCA at Edgewood Elementary, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish...

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WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish to fit in just for being who they are? At Y Summer Day Camp, we are here to make your kids feel welcome and to help them quickly realize this is a place where they belong and can be themselves – try new things – learn new skills – make new friends – and be a part of something great! A camp experience can be a powerful tool for personal growth. Knowing this, we strive to offer the highest quality camps with the most diverse opportunities. Great care goes into creating a fun and safe environment. We work hard to hire staff of the highest integrity and personal and spiritual maturity, and are enthusiastic about camp. All staff are thoroughly screened and background checked and receive training in first aid, CPR, safety and child abuse prevention, character building, and program implementation. You can depend on the Y to ensure camp is well supervised. Summer Camp seems far off, but it will be here before you know it. We hope you and your family will join us and help make it their best summer ever. Our camp day is built on an open programming model where campers will experience daily opportunities to select which games, crafts, or activities they participate in. Not only will they get to follow their own interests, but they’ll make their own path throughout the summer. There will be organized events and large group games outside the regular open programming periods. Each week, different fun opportunities will come to our camps. Being part of our summer day camp program goes beyond silly songs and games. Camp is about learning who you are, becoming what you want to be, developing new skills and healthy habits, reaching goals, and building relationships. Our summer day camp helps kids gain self-confidence, build character, and focus on the whole child in spirit, mind, and body.

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SHADES VALLEY YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP

06-07-2024

Presented by YMCA at Shades Valley YMCA, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish...

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WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish to fit in just for being who they are? At Y Summer Day Camp, we are here to make your kids feel welcome and to help them quickly realize this is a place where they belong and can be themselves – try new things – learn new skills – make new friends – and be a part of something great! A camp experience can be a powerful tool for personal growth. Knowing this, we strive to offer the highest quality camps with the most diverse opportunities. Great care goes into creating a fun and safe environment. We work hard to hire staff of the highest integrity and personal and spiritual maturity, and are enthusiastic about camp. All staff are thoroughly screened and background checked and receive training in first aid, CPR, safety and child abuse prevention, character building, and program implementation. You can depend on the Y to ensure camp is well supervised. Summer Camp seems far off, but it will be here before you know it. We hope you and your family will join us and help make it their best summer ever. Our camp day is built on an open programming model where campers will experience daily opportunities to select which games, crafts, or activities they participate in. Not only will they get to follow their own interests, but they’ll make their own path throughout the summer. There will be organized events and large group games outside the regular open programming periods. Each week, different fun opportunities will come to our camps. Being part of our summer day camp program goes beyond silly songs and games. Camp is about learning who you are, becoming what you want to be, developing new skills and healthy habits, reaching goals, and building relationships. Our summer day camp helps kids gain self-confidence, build character, and focus on the whole child in spirit, mind, and body.

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Thomas Andrew Summer Art Camp

06-07-2024

Presented by Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery at Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Each child will receive a Thomas Andrew Art Art Camp t-shirt as well as a portfolio bag to store artwork.

 

​Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then...

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Each child will receive a Thomas Andrew Art Art Camp t-shirt as well as a portfolio bag to store artwork.

 

​Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then create a project, each day, based on the artist. Camp is limited to 8 kids per session, ages 8 - 11.

 

The camp starts promptly at 9 am and ends at noon. During camp, the kids will receive snacks and water, and there is a 30-minute art show on the last day (Friday) of your child's camp for the parents to view their child's art projects.

 

Lastly, you may cancel your child's camp order up to 48 hours after the order is placed to receive a full refund. After 48 hours, camp orders may not be canceled, but they may be transferred to another week if space is available. If space is not available, you will receive a store credit at Thomas Andrew Art that is valid for 1 year.

 

 

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Thomas Andrew Summer Art Camp ages 12 - 15

06-07-2024

Presented by Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery at Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jun 04 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jun 05 @ 1:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 07 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then create a project, each day, based on the artist. Camp is limited to 8 kids per session, ages 12 -15.

 

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Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then create a project, each day, based on the artist. Camp is limited to 8 kids per session, ages 12 -15.

 

The camp starts promptly at 1pm and ends at 4pm. During camp the kids will receive snacks and water, and there is a 30-minute art show on the last day (Friday) of your child's camp for the parents to view their child's art projects.

 

Lastly, you may cancel your child's camp order up to 48 hours after the order is placed to receive a full refund. After 48 hours, camp orders may not be cancelled, but they may be transferred to another week if space is available. If space is not available, you will receive a store credit at Thomas Andrew Art that is valid for 1 year.

 

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Dance for Adaptive Learning

08-03-2024

Presented by The Dance Foundation at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 04 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jun 05 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jun 11 @ 4:45 pm + 13 more dates and times

Wed, Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jun 18 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jun 19 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jun 25 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 09 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 10 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 16 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 23 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 30 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm - less dates and times

These dance classes are taught with attention to the unique needs of each student participating. Modifications to movement and choreography are provided. Learning happens at the pace of the group so that each student feels challenge,...

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These dance classes are taught with attention to the unique needs of each student participating. Modifications to movement and choreography are provided. Learning happens at the pace of the group so that each student feels challenge, accomplishment, and joy in dancing.

 

Movement-to-Music for ages 5-10    Wednesday 5:00-5:45

Ballet/Modern for ages 9-15             Tuesday 4:45-5:45

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West End Crocheters

06-05-2024

Presented by West End Branch Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 05 @ 10:00 am

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

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Moving Together

08-03-2024

Presented by The Dance Foundation at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 05 @ 10:10 pm Wed, Jun 12 @ 10:10 pm Wed, Jun 19 @ 10:10 pm + 5 more dates and times

Wed, Jun 26 @ 10:10 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 10:10 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 10:10 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 10:10 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 10:10 am - less dates and times

Toddler and adult participate together, sharing movement and music activities designed to nurture your toddler's physical and mental developmental growth. The class is led by a creative team of dancer and musician.

WEDNESDAY 10:10-10:55

Toddler and adult participate together, sharing movement and music activities designed to nurture your toddler's physical and mental developmental growth. The class is led by a creative team of dancer and musician.

WEDNESDAY 10:10-10:55

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Bards and Brews: Voice Porter Tribute Open Mic

06-07-2024

Presented by Birmingham Public Library at The Greenhouse, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 07 @ 6:30 pm

Voice Porter Tribute Open Mic @ The Greenhouse (602 19th St Ensley, Birmingham, AL 35218) 18+ to enter, 21+ to drink with proof of I.D

Voice Porter Tribute Open Mic @ The Greenhouse (602 19th St Ensley, Birmingham, AL 35218) 18+ to enter, 21+ to drink with proof of I.D

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Teen Summer Reading

08-04-2024

Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Tue, May 28 @ 12:00 am Wed, May 29 @ 12:00 am Thu, May 30 @ 12:00 am + 66 more dates and times

Fri, May 31 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 01 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 02 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 03 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 06 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 08 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 09 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 10 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 11 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 12 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 13 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 14 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 15 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 16 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 17 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 20 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 21 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 22 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 23 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 24 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 25 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 26 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 27 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 28 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 29 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 30 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 01 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 02 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 03 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 04 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 05 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 06 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 07 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 08 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 09 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 11 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 12 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 13 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 14 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 15 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 19 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 20 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 21 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 22 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 23 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 24 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 25 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 26 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 27 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 28 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 29 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 30 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 12:00 am Thu, Aug 01 @ 12:00 am Fri, Aug 02 @ 12:00 am Sat, Aug 03 @ 12:00 am Sun, Aug 04 @ 12:00 am - less dates and times

(Ages 12-18) Sign up online beginning May 20 at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr. After signing up you will be assigned to one of four houses. For every three books or audiobooks you check out in-person or online, you earn a chance to enter the...

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(Ages 12-18) Sign up online beginning May 20 at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr. After signing up you will be assigned to one of four houses. For every three books or audiobooks you check out in-person or online, you earn a chance to enter the weekly drawing for a gift bag. Each entry is a point for your house. Each time you attend a program over the Summer you get another entry and point. The team with the most points by July 31st will be invited to solve the mystery of the houses at a special program on August 2. Entries will be kept throughout the Summer, so each one will have a chance to win the grand prize drawing on August 5.

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Kids Summer Reading 2024: Adventure Begins in Your Library

08-04-2024

Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Tue, May 28 @ 12:00 am Wed, May 29 @ 12:00 am Thu, May 30 @ 12:00 am + 66 more dates and times

Fri, May 31 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 01 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 02 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 03 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 06 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 08 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 09 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 10 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 11 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 12 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 13 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 14 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 15 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 16 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 17 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 20 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 21 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 22 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 23 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jun 24 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jun 25 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jun 26 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jun 27 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jun 28 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jun 29 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jun 30 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 01 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 02 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 03 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 04 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 05 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 06 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 07 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 08 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 09 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 11 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 12 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 13 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 14 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 15 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 19 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 20 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 21 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 22 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 23 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 24 @ 12:00 am Thu, Jul 25 @ 12:00 am Fri, Jul 26 @ 12:00 am Sat, Jul 27 @ 12:00 am Sun, Jul 28 @ 12:00 am Mon, Jul 29 @ 12:00 am Tue, Jul 30 @ 12:00 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 12:00 am Thu, Aug 01 @ 12:00 am Fri, Aug 02 @ 12:00 am Sat, Aug 03 @ 12:00 am Sun, Aug 04 @ 12:00 am - less dates and times

(Ages 0-12) Summer is finally here, and we are ready for another spectacular summer reading program with you! Starting on May 20, come by the Homewood Public Library’s Children’s Department or visit our website at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr...

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(Ages 0-12) Summer is finally here, and we are ready for another spectacular summer reading program with you! Starting on May 20, come by the Homewood Public Library’s Children’s Department or visit our website at homewoodpubliclibrary.org/sr to sign up for summer reading. Once signed up, come pick up a goodie bag and a free book at the Friends Bookstore! You’ll receive a calendar reading log to track each day you read or listen to an audiobook. Bring your log to our children’s desk, and for every 3 days you mark off, you will earn an entry for our monthly drawings. A handful of winners are going to be picked on July 1 and August 5.

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Ukulele Camp for Beginners

05-31-2024

Presented by Mason Music at Mason Music: Bluff Park, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, May 29 @ 8:30 am Thu, May 30 @ 8:30 am Fri, May 31 @ 8:30 am

If you have an elementary-age child who is excited about music and loves the idea of playing a fun beginner instrument, then Mason Music Ukulele Camp for Beginners is the perfect fit. This camp is designed to guide students ages 6-10 through...

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If you have an elementary-age child who is excited about music and loves the idea of playing a fun beginner instrument, then Mason Music Ukulele Camp for Beginners is the perfect fit. This camp is designed to guide students ages 6-10 through ukulele basics like chords, strumming, tuning, and best practice habits so that by the end of the week campers are playing actual songs!

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West End Crocheters

05-29-2024

Presented by West End Branch Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, May 29 @ 10:00 am

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

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HPL Goes Medieval: Teen Summer Reading Kickoff

05-30-2024

Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Thu, May 30 @ 5:00 pm

(6th-12th Grade) We're hurtling back in time. Come to the large auditorium once you've signed up for Summer Reading to receive your house that you will be gaining points for over the Summer. Enjoy the games we have set up, and the themed snacks....

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(6th-12th Grade) We're hurtling back in time. Come to the large auditorium once you've signed up for Summer Reading to receive your house that you will be gaining points for over the Summer. Enjoy the games we have set up, and the themed snacks. Come in your best medieval, fantasy, or cosplay outfit and dance the afternoon away with modern songs styled with a medieval flair. No registration required!

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Sylvia

06-09-2024

Presented by Homewood Theatre at Homewood Theatre, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Thu, May 30 @ 7:30 pm Fri, May 31 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Jun 01 @ 7:30 pm + 5 more dates and times

Sun, Jun 02 @ 2:30 pm Thu, Jun 06 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Jun 07 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Jun 08 @ 7:30 pm Sun, Jun 09 @ 2:30 pm - less dates and times

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Saturday Seeds

06-01-2024

Presented by The Flourish Alabama at The Greenhouse, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 01 @ 10:00 am

The Flourish presents “SATURDAY SEEDS”.
You might ask, “What are Saturday Seeds?”. Saturday Seeds are a series of learning workshops of various topics that will help individuals learn more and improve their function for personal and/or...

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The Flourish presents “SATURDAY SEEDS”.
You might ask, “What are Saturday Seeds?”. Saturday Seeds are a series of learning workshops of various topics that will help individuals learn more and improve their function for personal and/or business use. Sign up/attend for betterment via the workshops and continue to flourish in your wholistic life.
Starting June 1st we welcome, Jordynn Wright!

The Topic(s): RE-IMAGINING UTOPIA: UNPACKING THE CONFLICT IN ISREAL. PALESTINE. CONGO. SUDAN.
Participants will participate in a discussion about cross-cultural solidarity. We will answer and pose questions about different global events. We will raise awareness, encourage dialogue, challenge preconceptions, and encourage empathy.
Make sure you are in the building for your growth and we will make sure it’s nurtured with care, responsibility, and honesty.
See you at Saturday Seeds

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CJWADE Creative presents IMPACT: All the Feels

06-01-2024

Presented by CJWADE Creative at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 01 @ 6:00 pm

Love. Grit. Prayer. Joy.

Music by Black artists has been there for it all, and so have dancers.

Experience the power of collaboration and celebration as we express all the feels through diverse dance genres.

We do not subscribe to the...

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Love. Grit. Prayer. Joy.

Music by Black artists has been there for it all, and so have dancers.

Experience the power of collaboration and celebration as we express all the feels through diverse dance genres.

We do not subscribe to the \"starving artist\" stigma, so all ticket profits will be shared equally with the dancers of this show. Thank you for respecting and supporting our Alabama-based artists. We are excited to present an exciting and passionate show you won\'t forget.

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Vulcan's 120th Birthday Bash

06-02-2024

Presented by Vulcan Park and Museum at Vulcan Park and Museum, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jun 02 @ 12:00 pm

Enjoy a wonderful Sunday afternoon at Vulcan Park with music by The Fungis band, dance performances by Magic City Disco, and free mini cupcakes provided by Piggly Wiggly. The ever-popular NASCAR pace car will return along with special guest...

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Enjoy a wonderful Sunday afternoon at Vulcan Park with music by The Fungis band, dance performances by Magic City Disco, and free mini cupcakes provided by Piggly Wiggly. The ever-popular NASCAR pace car will return along with special guest appearances from the Magic City Mermaid, Vesta, and ‘The Big Guy’ himself. Sloss Furnaces’ metal artists will demonstrate iron pouring process and over 20 local artists and crafters will sell their handmade goods. There will be more than 15 vendors with activities and giveaways for all guests to enjoy including a moonwalk, face painting, misting tent and more.

Burney’s Mean Greenz, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice of Vestavia Hills, D’s Crazy Dogs, The Recipe, and other food trucks will be onsite providing food for purchase. Beer and wine will also be available for purchase for those 21 and up.

The first 120 guests will receive a special Vulcan favor swag bag including a coupon for free ice cream from Jenni’s Splendid Ice Cream, Fanta provided by Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Co., and more.

Important Party Details:

Advanced tickets encouraged to skip the lines
Raffle tickets for prizes from Red Cat Coffee, Davenport’s Pizza and more will be available for $2
Special guests include the Birmingham Squadron Mascot- Commander, Magic City Mermaid, and Miss UAB 2024
Free mini cupcakes by Piggly Wiggly Birmingham (while supplies last)
Over 20 local artists and vendors selling handmade goods
Food and refreshments from Burney’s Mean Greenz, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice of Vestavia Hills, D’s Crazy Dogs, The Recipe, and Coca-Cola products available for purchase
Beer and wine will be available for purchase for adults 21 and over
On-site parking is limited. FREE shuttles will be available from the parking lot at the Jefferson County Board of Education across Valley Avenue
No pets allowed during special events

To purchase tickets and see a schedule of events, check out visitvulcan.com/events.

Vulcan’s 120th Birthday Bash is presented by Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Co. with additional support from Stone Building Company, Piggly Wiggly, Bradley Arant, ACIPCO, and media sponsors CBS 42, La Jefa, and Latino News. A special thanks to our annual corporate sponsors Protective Life, Regions Band and Vulcan Materials Company.

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BirthWise Open House

06-02-2024

Presented by BirthWise in Birmingham at Homewood Public Library, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jun 02 @ 3:00 pm

Planning for the birth of your baby? Come meet our doulas and learn about the services we provide: childbirth classes, birth doulas, placenta encapsulation, birth tub rental and more!

Planning for the birth of your baby? Come meet our doulas and learn about the services we provide: childbirth classes, birth doulas, placenta encapsulation, birth tub rental and more!

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Art Studio for Teens

06-07-2024

Presented by Samford Academy of the Arts at Samford Academy of the Arts, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Students will plan their work and create 2D and 3D projects in paint, pencil, and clay.  Students will be encouraged to develop their own styles and to experiment with different methods to hone their art skills. We will not offer early drop-off...

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Students will plan their work and create 2D and 3D projects in paint, pencil, and clay.  Students will be encouraged to develop their own styles and to experiment with different methods to hone their art skills. We will not offer early drop-off or late pick-up. More details will be sent closer to camp start date via email.

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Once Upon a Fairytale

08-03-2024

Presented by The Dance Foundation at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 18 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jun 10 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 11 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 12 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 13 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 14 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 18 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 19 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 08 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 09 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 16 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

“Beauty and the Beast,” “Cinderella,” and “Jack and the Beanstalk" are some of the fairytales that will inspire daily adventures. Campers explore the day’s tale through dance, arts and crafts, music and storytelling. This is a great...

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“Beauty and the Beast,” “Cinderella,” and “Jack and the Beanstalk" are some of the fairytales that will inspire daily adventures. Campers explore the day’s tale through dance, arts and crafts, music and storytelling. This is a great introduction to day camp for your little one, complete with a tea party on the last day. Choose one of the weeks below

 

4K | T-TH | 9am-12pm -- June 11-13, June 18-20, July 16-18

5K | M-F | 9am-12pm -- June 3-7, June 10-14, July 8-12

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Art Zone Wildlife Camp

06-07-2024

Presented by Art Zone at Art Zone, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

The wildlife art camp is an excellent opportunity to indulge in drawing, painting, and crafting projects related to various types of animals and plants in the wilderness. You can choose to depict any creature, from birds, reptiles, and fish to...

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The wildlife art camp is an excellent opportunity to indulge in drawing, painting, and crafting projects related to various types of animals and plants in the wilderness. You can choose to depict any creature, from birds, reptiles, and fish to mammals, that you find fascinating. If you have a favorite animal, this camp is perfect for giving it your artistic touch!

 

Bring a snack and a bottle of water!
Art supplies are provided!
Teens are welcome! They can pick their art projects to work on!

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YMCA/HOMEWOOD SCHOOLS SUMMER DAY CAMP

06-07-2024

Presented by YMCA at Edgewood Elementary, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish...

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WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish to fit in just for being who they are? At Y Summer Day Camp, we are here to make your kids feel welcome and to help them quickly realize this is a place where they belong and can be themselves – try new things – learn new skills – make new friends – and be a part of something great! A camp experience can be a powerful tool for personal growth. Knowing this, we strive to offer the highest quality camps with the most diverse opportunities. Great care goes into creating a fun and safe environment. We work hard to hire staff of the highest integrity and personal and spiritual maturity, and are enthusiastic about camp. All staff are thoroughly screened and background checked and receive training in first aid, CPR, safety and child abuse prevention, character building, and program implementation. You can depend on the Y to ensure camp is well supervised. Summer Camp seems far off, but it will be here before you know it. We hope you and your family will join us and help make it their best summer ever. Our camp day is built on an open programming model where campers will experience daily opportunities to select which games, crafts, or activities they participate in. Not only will they get to follow their own interests, but they’ll make their own path throughout the summer. There will be organized events and large group games outside the regular open programming periods. Each week, different fun opportunities will come to our camps. Being part of our summer day camp program goes beyond silly songs and games. Camp is about learning who you are, becoming what you want to be, developing new skills and healthy habits, reaching goals, and building relationships. Our summer day camp helps kids gain self-confidence, build character, and focus on the whole child in spirit, mind, and body.

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SHADES VALLEY YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP

06-07-2024

Presented by YMCA at Shades Valley YMCA, Homewood
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish...

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WELCOME Is your child ready to trade stories, share a favorite book, or sing camp songs with a new friend? Do they like to be greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and fellow campers for accomplishing something new? Does your child wish to fit in just for being who they are? At Y Summer Day Camp, we are here to make your kids feel welcome and to help them quickly realize this is a place where they belong and can be themselves – try new things – learn new skills – make new friends – and be a part of something great! A camp experience can be a powerful tool for personal growth. Knowing this, we strive to offer the highest quality camps with the most diverse opportunities. Great care goes into creating a fun and safe environment. We work hard to hire staff of the highest integrity and personal and spiritual maturity, and are enthusiastic about camp. All staff are thoroughly screened and background checked and receive training in first aid, CPR, safety and child abuse prevention, character building, and program implementation. You can depend on the Y to ensure camp is well supervised. Summer Camp seems far off, but it will be here before you know it. We hope you and your family will join us and help make it their best summer ever. Our camp day is built on an open programming model where campers will experience daily opportunities to select which games, crafts, or activities they participate in. Not only will they get to follow their own interests, but they’ll make their own path throughout the summer. There will be organized events and large group games outside the regular open programming periods. Each week, different fun opportunities will come to our camps. Being part of our summer day camp program goes beyond silly songs and games. Camp is about learning who you are, becoming what you want to be, developing new skills and healthy habits, reaching goals, and building relationships. Our summer day camp helps kids gain self-confidence, build character, and focus on the whole child in spirit, mind, and body.

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Thomas Andrew Summer Art Camp

06-07-2024

Presented by Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery at Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 05 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 07 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Each child will receive a Thomas Andrew Art Art Camp t-shirt as well as a portfolio bag to store artwork.

 

​Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then...

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Each child will receive a Thomas Andrew Art Art Camp t-shirt as well as a portfolio bag to store artwork.

 

​Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then create a project, each day, based on the artist. Camp is limited to 8 kids per session, ages 8 - 11.

 

The camp starts promptly at 9 am and ends at noon. During camp, the kids will receive snacks and water, and there is a 30-minute art show on the last day (Friday) of your child's camp for the parents to view their child's art projects.

 

Lastly, you may cancel your child's camp order up to 48 hours after the order is placed to receive a full refund. After 48 hours, camp orders may not be canceled, but they may be transferred to another week if space is available. If space is not available, you will receive a store credit at Thomas Andrew Art that is valid for 1 year.

 

 

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Thomas Andrew Summer Art Camp ages 12 - 15

06-07-2024

Presented by Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery at Thomas Andrew Art Studio Gallery, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 03 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jun 04 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jun 05 @ 1:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 06 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 07 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then create a project, each day, based on the artist. Camp is limited to 8 kids per session, ages 12 -15.

 

The camp...

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Each camp lasts one week, Monday through Friday, and the kids will learn about a different "famous" artist each day. They will then create a project, each day, based on the artist. Camp is limited to 8 kids per session, ages 12 -15.

 

The camp starts promptly at 1pm and ends at 4pm. During camp the kids will receive snacks and water, and there is a 30-minute art show on the last day (Friday) of your child's camp for the parents to view their child's art projects.

 

Lastly, you may cancel your child's camp order up to 48 hours after the order is placed to receive a full refund. After 48 hours, camp orders may not be cancelled, but they may be transferred to another week if space is available. If space is not available, you will receive a store credit at Thomas Andrew Art that is valid for 1 year.

 

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Dance for Adaptive Learning

08-03-2024

Presented by The Dance Foundation at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 04 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jun 05 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jun 11 @ 4:45 pm + 13 more dates and times

Wed, Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jun 18 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jun 19 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jun 25 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 09 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 10 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 16 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 23 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm Tue, Jul 30 @ 4:45 pm Wed, Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm - less dates and times

These dance classes are taught with attention to the unique needs of each student participating. Modifications to movement and choreography are provided. Learning happens at the pace of the group so that each student feels challenge,...

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These dance classes are taught with attention to the unique needs of each student participating. Modifications to movement and choreography are provided. Learning happens at the pace of the group so that each student feels challenge, accomplishment, and joy in dancing.

 

Movement-to-Music for ages 5-10    Wednesday 5:00-5:45

Ballet/Modern for ages 9-15             Tuesday 4:45-5:45

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West End Crocheters

06-05-2024

Presented by West End Branch Library at West End Branch Library (BPL), Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 05 @ 10:00 am

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

The West End Crocheters meet at the library every Wednesday morning. Learn to crochet or work on a project of your own. Enjoy a snack and the company of friends. All are welcome.

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Moving Together

08-03-2024

Presented by The Dance Foundation at The Dance Foundation, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 05 @ 10:10 pm Wed, Jun 12 @ 10:10 pm Wed, Jun 19 @ 10:10 pm + 5 more dates and times

Wed, Jun 26 @ 10:10 am Wed, Jul 10 @ 10:10 am Wed, Jul 17 @ 10:10 pm Wed, Jul 24 @ 10:10 am Wed, Jul 31 @ 10:10 am - less dates and times

Toddler and adult participate together, sharing movement and music activities designed to nurture your toddler's physical and mental developmental growth. The class is led by a creative team of dancer and musician.

WEDNESDAY 10:10-10:55

Toddler and adult participate together, sharing movement and music activities designed to nurture your toddler's physical and mental developmental growth. The class is led by a creative team of dancer and musician.

WEDNESDAY 10:10-10:55

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Bards and Brews: Voice Porter Tribute Open Mic

06-07-2024

Presented by Birmingham Public Library at The Greenhouse, Birmingham
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 07 @ 6:30 pm

Voice Porter Tribute Open Mic @ The Greenhouse (602 19th St Ensley, Birmingham, AL 35218) 18+ to enter, 21+ to drink with proof of I.D

Voice Porter Tribute Open Mic @ The Greenhouse (602 19th St Ensley, Birmingham, AL 35218) 18+ to enter, 21+ to drink with proof of I.D

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