The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storywalk at the Birmingham Zoo

Calling all book lovers! The Birmingham Zoo has partnered with Penguin Young Readers to host The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storywalk now through June 30 in the Alabama Wilds. This special exhibit re-creates “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” through a larger-than-life storywalk and gives families the opportunity to read their way through the exhibit and experience the ... Read More

Weekend Rundown May 21st – May 23rd

Here’s what’s happening this weekend around the Magic City! What plans do you have this last weekend before SUMMER!!?? Wizard of Oz in IMAX at McWane Science Center: Experience the classic film, The Wizard of Oz, this weekend only in McWane’s IMAX Dome theater. Follow the link for tickets and showtimes Birmingham Barons Baseball ... Read More

Summer Water Safety Tips

Drowning is the leading cause of injury-related death in U.S. children ages 1 to 4 years. When your child is ready to swim in a pool, in a lake or at the beach this summer, it’s important to take precautions to keep them safe. “The most important thing to remember about drowning is that prevention ... Read More

Spring Cleaning Challenge Week Two

Revamp & Refresh! After decluttering and organizing, you can move on to cleaning by room! Entryways, living room, and kitchen cleaning are the name of the game for week two. Entryways & Whole House – Scrub baseboards & walls – Sweep & mop hard surface floors – Vacuum carpet & rugs – Dust all surfaces ... Read More

Opening Weekend for Alabama Adventure and Alabama Splash Adventure

Alabama Adventure and Splash Adventure will open for the eighth season under the ownership of the Koch Family on May 15th. The 2021 Season will see the reintroduction of fan-favorites like free soft drinks, free parking, free tubes, and free shows. The Park will also be introducing some exciting new additions including the new Rocket ... Read More

Birmingham Area Summer Camp Guide

If you’re looking for some fun day camps in or around the Birmingham Area, we’ve got your covered! Birmingham Area Summer Camps 2021 Acting Out Academy: 2531 Rocky Ridge Road, Suite 125 | Birmingham | Film Academy June 14th – June 18th Movie Camp June 7th -11th | July 5th – 9th | July ... Read More

Partners in Kids Health: Poisonings: Prepare, Prevent and Protect

Your home should be a safe place for your family, but there are actually many hidden dangers. Our homes are filled with poisonous substances. Knowing the dangers and how to prevent them can keep kids safe. Ann Slattery is the director of the Alabama Poison Information Center at Children’s of Alabama. She says parents and grandparents ... Read More

Landscaping on a Budget

There’s just something about spring that has us all itching to up our curb appeal and yard game. Landscaping doesn’t have to be expensive. Whether you’re fixing up your yard for personal enjoyment or getting ready to sell, a little elbow grease and some creativity can create a beautiful outdoor space that enhances your home. ... Read More

Spring Cleaning Challenge with Stanley Steemer

Spring cleaning never felt so good! We’re here with a 4-week cleaning challenge to give you the motivation to get your home as fresh as the springtime air. Let’s kick off week one and get organized! It’s always easier to clean when starting with a blank canvas. By organizing first, you’ll make it more manageable ... Read More

Children’s of Alabama Offering Virtual Safety Programming to Schools

Schools across Alabama may now schedule virtual safety programming through Children’s of Alabama to help children avoid accidental injury. This programming, which has traditionally been held in person, is conducted by the Safe Kids Alabama Division at Children’s of Alabama. The Safe Kids Alabama mission is to prevent unintentional injury in Alabama children under 19 ... Read More