New England Aquarium offering virtual programming during temporary closures

With students across New England (and the US) home from school amid closures related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, the New England Aquarium is offering special virtual programming to keep families engaged. Each day at 11:00 a.m., (10am Central) content will be posted on the Aquarium’s social media platforms that includes live videos with educators, ... Read More

COVID-19 Resources for Families in Birmingham

Our community and many companies are coming together to help ease the stress of the school closings for parents during the COVID-19 shutdown. Whether it’s free meals or online learning classes, there are more and more options for helping parents during this time. We will continue to update this list as we learn more. COVID-19 ... Read More

Coronovirus Closures and Cancellations around Birmingham

Many experts have advised that communities across the Country reduce and alter events that typically draw large crowds. As mentioned on our Facebook Page, we will continue to keep you updated on happenings around the city, however some of the events listed on our website may occur while others may be cancelled or postponed. If ... Read More

Summer Camp Spotlight 2020, Afilm Camp

Afilm Camp offers summer day camps that gives students the opportunity to participate in making a short film.  Their curriculum is designed so that any experience level can participate and have a great week learning about film. Your student will make a film in a week written by “Big Fish” author Daniel Wallace. With no ... Read More

Birmingham Summer Camps, 2020

Birmingham Area Summer Camps are registering now! Summer time is just around the corner for Birmingham Families, many of our area attractions have great options for Summer Camps to help Moms look like heroes while keeping the kiddos entertained during the Summer Break. Check out this full guide of options available for 2020! Birmingham Summer ... Read More

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Red Mountain Theatre: Summer Camp Spotlight

Red Mountain Theatre camps teach theatrical craft while providing performance opportunities for youth. Their curriculum includes vocal, dance, and drama training and culminates in a staged performance, where students perform for live audiences. For more than 40 years, RMTC has served the greater Birmingham area, bringing arts education to youth and youth to the stage. ... Read More

Spring Break Camps in Birmingham

Spring break will be here before your know it! Check out these fun camps and classes to keep the kiddos busy! Birmingham Zoo, Zoo Camp | March 23rd – 27th Hands-on science, nature play, conservation and zoo learning. Register Here Red Mountain Theatre Company, Spring Break Blast | March 23rd – 27th | 9am – ... Read More

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Children’s Consignment Sales in Birmingham, Spring 2020

It’s time for Spring Consignment in Birmingham! Are you ready to shop? Spring Consignment Sales in Birmingham Alabaster: Renewed Threads Alabaster First United Methodist Church Thursday, March 12th Friday, March 13th Saturday, March 14th Times TBA Sale Info Gardendale: Kingdom Kids Consignment Gardendale Mt.Vernon United Methodist Wednesday, February 19th  – 8am – 6pm Thursday, February ... Read More

Indoor Play in Birmingham

We’re pretty lucky here in the DEEP south when it comes to avoiding long stretches of frigid temps, but we do get our share of cold snaps and that can leave us scrambling for some activities that will help the kiddos work those wiggles out, and not leave us popsicles in the process. Here are ... Read More

Christmas Tree Recycling in Birmingham

It’s time to tree-cycle those Christmas Trees! Here’s a list of places around Birmingham that will take your trees. Recycle Your Christmas Trees in Birmingham Birmingham The Birmingham Zoo – Drop off natural trees free of ornaments, garland, etc. at the zoo’s picnic area until January 6. The trees will be turned into mulch and ... Read More