A childhood favorite is opening this week with the Red Mountain Theatre Company, Mary Poppins is here! Disney and Cameron Mackintosh create everyone’s favorite practically-perfect nanny in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure. If you love the movie, you’ll love seeing the musical live on stage. Free Pictures with Mary Poppins plus a free gift sponsored by ... Read More

Attention Zoo Members!! On Monday, July 6 and Wednesday, July 29, you’re invited to enjoy FREE admission to watch the Birmingham Barons play at Regions Field! Just bring your valid Member I.D. card and cheer on the hometown team during Zoo Member Nights at the Barons. This is another benefit of being a Birmingham Zoo ... Read More

It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! We hope you all had a Happy and Safe 4th of July! The Summer Fun continues this week around Birmingham! The Barons are home, LEGO Mini builds are now offered 2 nights and you can check out lots of storytime and crafts in various locations! Have ... Read More

We absolutely love to theme out our craft time and since it’s 4th of July Week, why not some fireworks? Last year we did these firework paintings and this year we’ve decided to do something similar with cupcake liners. If you’re planning a playdate or a cook-out this will be a great activity to have ... Read More

Looking for something cute and tasty to add to your 4th of July Picnic? Try this cute twist on strawberries. What You’ll Need: Strawberries White Chocolate – either baking chocolate, or chocolate chips Vegetable Oil – add 1/2 tsp vegetable oil or shortening to every 1/2 cup diced chocolate or chips. Makes dipping easier Blue ... Read More

There will be Lots of ways to celebrate the 4th of July this year around Birmingham, not just on the 4th but all week long! Here’s what’s happening in the ‘Ham and Surrounding areas! July 1st – Wald Park Vestavia 34th Annual I Love America Day Free swimming begins at 6 p.m. Only regular Wald ... Read More

It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! 4th of July Week is here and there are lots of ways you’ll be able to celebrate this week around Birmingham! Catch a Barons game, sign up for some crafty fun at Michaels or a Kids workshop at Home Depot and of course… Thunder on the ... Read More

By Kristen Berthiaume: First of all, if you haven’t yet seen Pixar’s “Inside Out” with your kids – GO! NOW! It’s fantastic. Take tissues, though – it’s a tearjerker for parents. “Inside Out” is the story of an 11-year-old girl, Riley, who goes through some big life changes. Consequently, her emotions – which are actual ... Read More

Last week we were invited by our Friends over at Stone Mountain Park to check out their latest and greatest addition in the park, Yurts! So we loaded up and hit the road for a little excursion. Now, I have to say that when I heard about the addition of Yurts, I was pretty unfamiliar. ... Read More

It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads, we hope you’re having a great day getting to do exactly what you want! If you’re ready to plan your week, take a look at what’s going on around Birmingham! Hero themed storytimes all over town, a Build and ... Read More