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Fun Stuff To Do Around Birmingham! CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF THE ADVENT NEW TRINITY BAROQUE and GEORGIA TECH CHAMBER CHOIR
The Cathedral Church of the Advent is delighted to present New Trinity Baroque and Georgia Tech Chamber Choir in concert Sunday, March 6th at 4:00 in the afternoon. They will be performing J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor.
New Trinity Baroque is based out of Atlanta and has gained recognition as one of the leading baroque orchestras and early music ensembles in the nation. Led and founded by Artistic Director Predrag Gosta, the orchestra performs using period (4 comments)
Fun Stuff To Do Around Birmingham! BIRMINGHAM BOTANICAL GARDENS March 2011 Events
Here's a look at what's coming up next month at the BIRMINGHAM BOTANICAL GARDENS. More details can be found by clicking on specific events.
Salon Talk: Why Do We Botanize? - Thursday, March 3rd Early Bird Violet Show and Sale - Friday, March 4th and Saturday, March 5th Floral Design 101: Basic - 4 Thursdays beginning March 10th JASA Cherry Blossom Festival - Saturday, March 19th Alabama Birds - 6 Mondays beginning March 21st
Fun Stuff To Do Around Birmingham! ALDRIDGE GARDENS
BUTTERFLIES OF ALABAMA: GLIMPSES INTO THEIR LIVES
Aldridge Gardens is offering another fun and educational class! This one will explore some of the varieties of butterflies native to Alabama and plants that you can add to your garden that will attract these beauties.
Come join authors Paulette Haywood and Sara Bright Sunday, February 27th from 2:00 - 3:30 and discover Butterflies Of Alabama: Glimpses Into Their Lives. The cost is $11 for members and $15 for non-members. Children 8 and over are welcome to (7 comments)
I gotta tell you it's more than just a little unsettling to learn you are a giraffe amongst the likes of lions and crocodiles. I mean, those guys are ferocious! But after taking the quiz What Animal Am I? and learning about the survival skills possessed by the Graceful Giraffe....yep, that's me!
Stefan Swanepoel's new book, Surviving Your Serengeti, is scheduled to be released March 1st. In the meantime, you can get a sneak peek and download the first 2 chapters, as well as take the quiz like I did and (11 comments)
January 2011 Market Statistics for Homes Sold in Indian Springs AL (Single Family Residences)
Units Sold: 2 Average List Price: $999,400 Average Sold Price: $857,400 Average Days on Market: 414
Compare January 2010: Units Sold: 0 Average List Price: N/A Average Sold Price: N/A Average Days on Market: N/A
During 2010 there were only 4 homes sold in Indian Springs. We are already seeing more activity in 2011 with these 2 sales in January, as well as another one already in February.
There are currently 15 homes for sale in Indian Springs ranging (4 comments)
Memphis Bound! - 02/19/11 07:45 AM
I'm heading to Memphis today to spend the weekend going to Molly's dance competition. A few weeks ago her team traveled to Nashville where they won Platinum 1st Overall Teen Small Group! They were so excited! Here is a photo my daughter took of them hamming it up after their big win.....
I didn't get to make the trip to Nashville and I'm so excited to be going to Memphis! I haven't seen any of the dances or costumes yet (besides the photos Michelle took). It's time to close the laptop and pack it up......my daughter will be (12 comments)
Michael Maher - Generosity Generation Event Birmingham AL
The Marriott on Highway 280 was the place to be this morning! Michael Maher was in Birmingham to present his Generosity Generation Event to a sold out crowd of over 200 real estate industry professionals. Michael shared how it is possible for anyone to build a thriving referral business and have fun doing it! Last year he received over 500 referrals and closed over 200 of them....doesn't that sound like fun? Everyone in attendance received a copy of his book, The Seven Levels of Communication: Go From Relationships To Referrals (3 comments)
FIRST STAGE PLAYERS Present NUNSENSE The Musical Comedy
Don't Miss Out On The Fun!
The First Stage Players of Birmingham's First United Methodist Church are excited to bring you three performances of NUNSENSE, a hilarious musical featuring the music and lyrics of Dan Goggin. There will be dancing and singing and a whole lot of laughter! Great fun for all ages! Reserve your tickets online Friday, March 4th at 7:30 PM Saturday, March 5th at 7:30 PM Sunday, March 6th at 2:30 PM
All performances will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room (1 comments)
Birmingham Association of Realtors® Sponsors Blood Drive URGENT NEED FOR BLOOD!
The American Red Cross is having a blood drive at the Birmingham Association of Realtors® Wednesday, February 16th from 10 AM to 3 PM. There is still a severe shortage of all types of blood. Walk-ins are always welcome or you can schedule an appointment online.
Tell a friend! This is open to everyone!
Birmingham Association of Realtors® 3501 Independence Drive Homewood AL 35209 205-871-1911
Things To Do In & Around Birmingham This Weekend - February 11-13
Goodbye snow! Hello sunny skies and warmer temps!
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On your mark, get set, GO! The Mercedes Marathon is this weekend, with the 5K and Kids Marathon on Saturday at 8 AM and 10 AM, respectively. The Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 5-Person Relay begin at 7:03 AM Sunday morning at Linn Park in Downtown Birmingham.
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In the mood for some R&B, jazz or blues? Ona's Music (5 comments)
Last month when winter weather hit Alabama, Rod Palmer's hydroponic farm in Gadsden suffered the loss of six greenhouses that collapsed under the weight of snow and ice. Owl's Hollow Farms supplies fresh and organically grown vegetables to many of Birmingham's finest restaurants and markets, including Urban Cookhouse in Homewood. Not only did he lose an entire crop of lettuce, but the greenhouses were not covered by the insurance company.
Yesterday Urban Cookhouse donated 100% of the proceeds from that day's sales of their take-out dinners to (5 comments)
BLOOD NEEDED! Special Blood Drive at UAB Please Donate!
The American Red Cross is hosting a special blood drive Wednesday through Friday of this week to replenish low blood supplies that have resulted from winter weather and related closings. If you or a loved one have ever received blood you know how precious the gift of blood is.
WON'T YOU PLEASE HELP?
UAB Hospital North Pavilion, 2nd floor lobby 1802 6th Avenue South
Wednesday & Thursday, Feb. 9th & 10th ~ 10 AM - 5PM Friday, Feb. 11th ~ 7 AM to 2 (5 comments)
Great Dining Spots In Birmingham! THE SILVER COIN Indian Grill
Saturday evening Mike and I had dinner at The Silver Coin Indian Grill and as always it was very good! This was the first time I tried the Lamb Vindaloo and he chose the Karahai Ghosh (another lamb dish). We also got an order of Spinach Kulcha (leavened wheat bread stuffed with spinach and spices), which is so tasty and perfect for sopping up the all the yummy sauce!
This is a great place for family dining too! You can (7 comments)
WILD ABOUT CHOCOLATE! Seventh Annual Valentine Gala
Benefiting The Alabama Wildlife Center
Where: The Harbert Center When: Saturday, February 12th from 7-10 PM Tickets: $75 in advance, $100 at the door A reserved table for 8 is $750
Are you Wild About Chocolate? How about this for a romantic and elegant Valentine's Date Night? A buffet of devine chocolate creations provided by the best restaurants, bakeries and confectioners in Birmingham. Dancing to live music from the Neo Jazz Collective. Silent and Live Auctions with Birmingham's favorite auctioneer, Ken Jackson. WHAT (7 comments)
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