Do you know a girl who's heading to kindergarten? Tune in to this FREE, virtual presentation sponsored by the Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama and help her get ready! Make New Friends is a kindergarten-readiness program that was developed by The Girl Scouts, which is a girl-centered series designed to strengthen and develop a girl's social and emotional skills. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a … [Read more...] about Make New Friends: A FREE Kindergarten Readiness program for girls
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Where are the Independence Day Celebrations happening this year? With so many event changes, you may be wondering where to find firework shows around Birmingham. It's true that several events have been canceled. We've scouted out who's taking a year off and who's still celebrating. Check out our lists! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Canceled for 2020: Pelham's Fire On … [Read more...] about Find firework shows around Birmingham!
Sponsored by the Helena Business Association, the Helena Festival Independence Day celebration is almost here! The Helena Festival will bring fun and fireworks on July 3, 2020. This is a FREE event. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Come out to Old Town Helena and head to the Helena Amphitheater for food, entertainment, and of course the traditional fireworks show! The event … [Read more...] about Helena Festival will bring fun and fireworks, July 3, 2020
So many events are canceled this year due to safety concerns, but the Trussville Freedom Fest isn't one of them! Keep reading for the time, place, and social distancing details so your family can enjoy the FREE fun on July 4th, 2020. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Where to go: Head over to the Mall in historic downtown Trussville for the 2020 annual celebration. To find it … [Read more...] about Trussville Freedom Fest on July 4, 2020
The Greater Birmingham Humane Society is hosting an online Critter Camp! Sign your child up and get a cool activity kit, access to summer-long online programs, and more! Camp includes online access to more than fifteen interactive PAWsitie Education Videos, a bi-weekly Facebook LIVE activity via the Greater Birmingham Society Facebook page, and a PAWsitive Education Workbook. You can ORDER HERE for up to six children. The cost for one child is $15.00. … [Read more...] about Sign your child up for Critter Camp with the B’ham Greater Humane Society
With so many events being canceled this year, Birmingham residents may be questioning whether or not the 2020 fireworks show hosted by Vulcan Park is still happening. Good news! Thunder On the Mountain is on-go! This show, which is the largest in the state, is FREE to the public. It begins at 9:00 PM on July 4th. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in Birmingham! Featuring a variety of colors, … [Read more...] about 2020 Fireworks Show hosted by Vulcan Park is still happening!
Juneteenth, which occurs each year on June 19th, is a day that that celebrates the end of the enslavement of African-American people in the United States. In 1865, on June 19th, the Emancipation Proclamation, which had been issued on January 1st, 1863, was finally read to the last of the enslaved African–Americans who were living in Galveston, Texas. Congress had passed the 13th amendment several months before. Consequently, Juneteenth is also known as … [Read more...] about Don’t miss these Juneteenth events in the Birmingham area
Strawberry season is coming to a close, but there's more to come at pick-your-own farms near Birmingham. Up next: BLUEBERRIES! Now, more than ever, finding activities to do in the fresh air and away from crowds is the way to go. Pick-your-own farms offer social distancing in the sunshine plus they're an educational and entertaining activity for kids. We've found five places to pick your own blueberries within driving distance from Birmingham. As the … [Read more...] about Pick-your-own farms near Birmingham? Up next: BLUEBERRIES!
The Birmingham Zoo will be opening soon! For the safety of zoo staff, visitors, and animals, there are significant changes to their daily operations. The Birmingham Zoo will partially reopen with precautions in place on June 8 for members only. It will open for general admission to the public on June 11. Online reservations are required for both members and non-members in order for staff to time guest entrances to thirty-minute time blocks. CLICK HERE TO … [Read more...] about The Birmingham Zoo will partially reopen with precautions in place
The Shelby Humane Society is having an on-site adoption event this weekend with discounted adoption fees! Come out on Saturday, June 6, from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM to see all the adoptable cats and dogs waiting for new homes. Previously, pre-adoption visitation has been by appointment only as the public has been unable to come inside the facility. With this event, the animals will be brought outside so you can visit them all in person! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP … [Read more...] about Pet Adoption Event with discounted fees on Saturday, June 6th