Friday, April 7, 2017

Oxford Public Library April Newsletter

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APRIL 2017
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Skating is TODAY

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TODAY - Friday, April 7th

Sunshine Skate Center 
130 Elm Street 
Oxford, AL

2 - 4 pm

$4 per person 

Hope to see you there!!


SAT's Next Week!

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SAT is coming up next week.  Please be at Hill Crest Baptist Church Monday morning at 8:30 to sign your child in.  Assembly will be at 8:35 and testing begins at 9:00.  I have received all tests and we are good to go.  Still need some volunteers to help if you're​ interested.  Make sure the children get plenty of sleep Sunday night.  See you on Monday.

DeeDee Lloyd🎵🎼🎶"Music is the art of the heart."

April 14, 2017 - TEEN NIGHT

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Teen Night will be at my mom's house in Oxford next Friday, April 14th. 

We'll order pizza, have a bonfire, and roast marshmallows. 

Guys bring a 2 liter drink and something salty.

Girls bring something sweet.

EVERYONE bring $3 for pizza. 

If you have a chair that's easy to bring, please do so!!

Friday, April 14th

6:30 to 9:30 pm

2107 Lark Lane
Oxford, AL 

I know this is Easter weekend, but it's the only weekend I could do it. Hope to see a good crowd! 


Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Birmingham Zoo News for April

Birmingham Zoo News

Farm Day

April 8, 10am-2pm
Take a look at Alabama’s agricultural heritage with a fun and educational peek into daily farm life during this annual event in the Junior League of Birmingham – Hugh Kaul Children’s Zoo. Farm Day features a variety of activities and booths to educate the public about Alabama’s rural and agricultural heritage. Watch a sheep shearing, goat demonstrations and more as you enjoy presentations by from the Birmingham Fiber Guild, sheep shearing, live music, and meeting local artists from around the Birmingham area. This event is free for members and included in general admission.
10am-2pm: Interactive booths, Birmingham Fiber Guild and more through the Children’s Zoo and barn
10am: Goat training demonstration in the corral
11am-1pm: Contact yard in the corral
1:30pm: Goat training demonstration in the corral

Gopher Tortoise Day

April 8, 10am-2pm
You’re invited to join us for Gopher Tortoise Day as we work to raise awareness of the endangered Gopher Tortoise in Alabama. The Birmingham Zoo has partnered with the Alabama Department of Natural Resources for this fun and educational day. Come out for special activities, keeper chats, and even meet a Gopher Tortoise! Guests will be able to see live animal demonstrations and encounters, ornament painting, coloring pages and nature play activities. This event is free for members and included in general admission.

Breakfast with the Bunny

April 15, 7:30am-10am
The Easter Bunny is coming to the Birmingham Zoo for breakfast at 7:30am and 9am on Saturday, April 15! Make your reservations now for this event before it sells out. Enjoy a scrumptious scrambled egg and sausage breakfast with orange juice and coffee at the Kudzoo Café followed by a visit from the Easter Bunny! All children receive a special treat upon arrival and can enjoy making a craft. Event price covers Zoo admission for the day, Unlimited Ride Wristband, breakfast, activities and a visit with the Easter Bunny. Following breakfast be sure to join us for the first Eggstravaganza Hunt!
Non-Members- $30.00-Adults, $25.00-Kids
Members- $25.00-Adults, $20.00-Kids
*Tax included

Eggstravaganza - Birmingham's Largest Easter Egg Hunt

April 15, 10am-2pm
Hop on over to Birmingham’s biggest Easter Egg Hunt – Eggstravaganza at the Birmingham Zoo! Join the Easter Bunny and his friends during this rain or shine event that is sure to be fun for the whole family! The children’s egg hunts are free for members and included in admission for non-members. The Adult egg hunt is $20 to enter, but participants are guaranteed a prize valued at $50 or more! Adult egg hunt has limited spots.
Egg Hunt Schedule:
10am-10:30am – Ages 0-5
11am-11:30am – Ages 6-12
11:45am – Adult egg hunt ($20 entry fee)
12:30pm-1pm – Ages 0-5
1:30 – 2pm – Ages 6-12
*All eggs are empty. For children’s hunts, collect 10 eggs and turn them in at the redemption station for your prizes. For adult hunt, select one egg with a number to find out your prize (valued at $50 or more!)

Tails in the Trails

April 28, 6:30-10:30pm
Tickets are on sale now for Tails in the Trails 2017 presented by the Birmingham Zoo Junior Board. On Friday, April 28 from 6:30-10:30pm, enjoy food by Happy Catering Company, a cash bar featuring Cathead Vodka, a silent auction and live music by Gentleman Zero. This 21 and up event is one you won't want to miss. Early bird tickets are $20 until March 31, $25 April 1-28 and $30 at the door. Tails in the Trails is a casual attire event.

Zoo, Brews and Full Moon Bar-B-Que

June 17, 5:30-8:30pm
Join the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, June 17 from 5:30-8:30pm as we kick-off the third annual Zoo, Brews and Full Moon Bar-B-Que event at the Birmingham Zoo! Craft beer fans will love the selection of tastings from some of the finest specialty brews around. Enjoy samplings from over a dozen breweries from all over Alabama and the southeast.

Purchase early and save – Adults 21 and up receive discounted ticket prices when purchased before April 17!


Early Bird through April 17

  • Zoo Members Over 21: $25
  • Non-Members Over 21: $30

The Birmingham Zoo - Alabama's Must-See Attraction 
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Phone: 205.879.0409 | Fax: 205.879.9426