Winter Family Geocaching Scavenger Hunt

PELHAM/NORTH SHELBY – Dec. 1-Feb. 28, North Shelby Library is partnering with Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Use GPS along with picture/written clues to find items. Clues and GPS coordinates provided; spot your target using your GPS enabled device and clues.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

PELHAM  – Pelham Public Library is holding a blood drive on Wednesday, Jan. 19 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Masks are required for this event, per CDC and American Red Cross. For more information and a link to register with red cross, visit Pelham.librarycalendar.com/events/american-red-cross-blood-drive-5.

Network Meeting: South Shelby County

SOUTH SHELBY COUNTY – South Shelby County Network Meeting takes place the third Wednesday every month. Januarys meeting will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 12:30 p.m. For more information, visit Firstpriorityal.com/event/network-meeting-south-shelby-county/2022-01-19/.

Network Event-North Shelby County

NORTH SHELBY – North Shelby County (Highway 280) Network event will be held on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022, at 11:30 a.m. at the Metro Diner in Inverness.

American Girls Club: Cupcake Decorating

ALABASTER – Candice of Itty-Bitty Bakers leads kids 6-11 in decorating marshmallow snowman cupcakes. This event is on Friday, Jan. 21, at Albert L. Scott Library in the Nan Abbott Meeting Room. Kids under 8 must be with an adult. For details/registration, visit Albert L. Scott’s Eventbrite.

Shelby County Honor Band Tryouts

SHELBY COUNTY – The Shelby County Honor Band will host tryouts on Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022, from 4-8 p.m. Auditions are held at Chelsea Middle School. Audition material can be found at Sites.google.com/shelbyed.org/band-programs/audition-requirements.

Barktoberfest 2022

HELENA  – Set for Saturday, Mar. 19, 2022, at 11 a.m., Barktoberfest is the largest annual fundraiser for Two by Two Rescue, honoring the organization’s foster and adoption services, and celebrating all pets in the Greater Birmingham area. For details, visit Twobytworescue.com/events/barktoberfest/.

Southeastern Conference Women’s Golf Championship

GREYSTONE – 54-hole stroke play tournament crowns an individual champion, then four teams advance to match play to determine the SEC team champion. Taking place at Greystone Country Club on April 13-17, 2022.

Alabaster Cityfest

ALABASTER – Alabaster CityFest will be celebrating its 20th year in style on Saturday, June 4, 2022, with a world-class lineup of musical entertainment, kid friendly and family activities and more. Best of all admission is free. For more information, visit Alabastercityfest.com/.

Matchbox Twenty and the Wallflowers

PELHAM – Celebrating the release of the 12-times-platinum global smash hit album Yourself or Someone Like You, alt-rockers Matchbox Twenty will be performing at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre on Tuesday, June 28, rescheduled from Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. For tickets and details, visit Theoakmoutainamphitheater.com.