Birmingham Consignment Sales, Spring 2023

It’s time again to score some deals or clean out those closets, consignment season is upon us! Here’s your Ultimate Guide to all of the Consignment Sales happening in and around Birmingham this Spring! Birmingham Area Children’s Consignment Sales Spring 2023 Alabaster: Renewed Threads  Alabaster First United Methodist Church Presale: March 2nd at 5:30pm Friday, ... Read More

The Weekend Roundup: January 20th-22nd

It’s almost time for the weekend! Here’s your rundown on what’s happening around Birmingham! Play Day at Red Mountain Theatre Winter is blah, but it’s better in Hogsmeade! Ages 7-12 can enjoy a day of creative world-building in everyone’s favorite magical village this Saturday, 9am-4pm at Red Mountain Theatre Hurry, register HERE before Friday at ... Read More

2023 Salamander Festival

The event is hosted by Friends of Shades Creek, a local nonprofit that supports and protects the 56-mile-long creek. During the event, different groups will be on hand to educate participants about environmental awareness and protection, focusing on the Homewood salamanders. This event is open to the public and is for all ages. You will ... Read More

Hot Cocoa Cookies

Winter is the perfect time for a warm cup of hot cocoa but what about a hot cocoa cookie? Yep! Hot Cocoa AND a delicious snack all in one! Give this recipe a try and let us know what you think! Hot Cocoa Cookies Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsalted butter one 12-ounce bag semi-sweet chocolate chips ... Read More

Weekend Round Up! MLK Day Weekend

It’s a long weekend for many, here’s what’s happening around Birmingham! Glow Wild at the Birmingham Zoo It’s your last weekend to catch Glow Wild at the Birmingham Zoo! Birmingham Zoo’s larger-than-life illuminated experience, Glow Wild: An Animal Lantern Celebration continues! This extraordinary event will be held on select nights from 5:00 pm until 9:00 ... Read More

MLK Day Camps in Birmingham

Need help with childcare on MLK day? These 3 Birmingham Camps have you covered! Kidstrong Greystone January 16th, 9:00 – 2:30pm (membership not required) What to bring: pre-filled water bottle, snack and lunch* (labeled, in either a lunchbox or ziplock bag), comfortable clothes that kids can freely move around in. .Kids will also spend some ... Read More

New Exhibit: Explore Your World at McWane Science Center

Coming January 21, 2023 to McWane Science Center Complete a quest across land and sea as you discover our planet with McWane Science Center through the upcoming traveling exhibit, Explore Your World! Maps are created using layers of data to help us understand the world around us and guide how we interact with it. Mapping ... Read More

Weekend Roundup! January 6th – 8th

As we work to snap back to reality this week, here are a few activities for you to have some fun this weekend. Glow Wild is still glowing, and Wallace and Grommit will be wrapping up at the McWane Center so make sure to check them out if you haven’t! Glow Wild at the Birmingham ... Read More

Where To Recycle Christmas Trees Around Birmingham

It’s Tree-Cycling time in Birmingham and there are several ways you can do that and places you can take them, here’s what we know!. Where To Recycle Christmas Trees In Birmingham Birmingham – curbside pickup. OR Drop off natural trees free of ornaments, garland, etc. at the Birmingham zoo’s picnic area until the end of ... Read More

January Events Not to Miss in Birmingham

Kick the New Year off with fun and these events happening around the Magic City! Birmingham Squadron Support the Squadron at home! Sunday, January 1, Fitness Night Tuesday, January 3rd, Retro Night Friday, January 13th, College Sports Industry Night Saturday, January 14th, MLK Celebration Tuesday, January 17th, STEM Teacher Appreciation Saturday, January 21st, First Responders ... Read More