Flowers are blooming, grass is looking green again and warmer temperatures are beginning to stay. Before you head out into the sunshine, look at our full list of events happening in Hoover this spring.

HIGHLIGHTS

Easter Sunday Brunch

April 1



10:30 a.m.

Hoover Country Club

Hoover Country Club members are invited to an Easter Sunday Brunch. Seating will take place on the half hour from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. The cost is $28.95 for adults and $14.95 for kids ages 3-12. Visit Hoovercc.com for more details.

Beginning Embroidery

April 3

10 a.m.

Aldridge Gardens

If you’ve ever wanted to learn some beginning embroidery stitches from Karen Taylor, VP or the Birmingham Embroidery Guild, you can attend this class and create a flower sachet to take home. The workshop is limited to 15 participants. The cost is $15 for Aldridge Gardens members and $20 for non-members. Contact Debbie McDonald at dmcdonald@aldridgegardens.com or (205) 682-8019.

King’s Home Shelby Auxiliary Tablescapes

April 18

10 a.m.

Metro Church of God in Hoover

Think you’ve seen beautifully decorated tables? Think again. The annual King’s Home Shelby Auxiliary Tablescapes event will provide a feast for the eyes, all for a good cause. Doors open at 10 a.m. for a sip-n-see and silent auction. Lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m., and Jenna Forehand with Living Deeper Ministries will share a message. Tickets are $40 and are available by contacting Barbara Brickner at bricknermbb@charter.net or (205) 837-8175 or Kingshomeshelbyaux.org.

WHAT TO DO IN HOOVER

April 7

Funky Fun Run – Walk for Autism

Veterans Park

7 a.m.

April 7

17th Annual High Country 5K & Fun Run

Shades Crest Baptist Church

8 a.m.

April 7

Denim & Dining

Hoover Met Banquet Room

6:30 p.m.

April 8

Walk to End Lupus Now

Veterans Park

1 p.m.

April 9

Artist Reception: Alisa Koch

Aldridge Gardens

5 p.m.

April 14

Kitty Kat Haven & Rescue 5K Meow-A-Thon

Veterans Park

8 a.m.

April 16

Leadership Shelby County Golf Tournament

Riverchase Country Club

11 a.m.-5 p.m.

April 20

Financial and Estate Planning for Women

Riverchase Women’s Club

Riverchase Country Club

11:30 a.m.

April 21

Bird Walk

Aldridge Gardens

8 a.m.

 

April 21

PurpleStride Birmingham 2018

Veterans Park

8 a.m.

April 21

Japanese Maple Walk and Talk with David Doggett

Aldridge Gardens

9 a.m.

April 21+22

Hoopseen Bama Jam

The Finley Center at the Hoover Met Complex

April 22

Diabetes Walk for Camp Seale Harris

Veterans Park

1 p.m.

April 24

New Horizons Luncheon

Hoover Senior Center

11 a.m.

April 26

Members-Only Spring Plant Sale Preview

Aldridge Gardens

4 p.m.

April 26

Pops in the Park

Veterans Park

6 p.m.

April 27+28

Annual Spring Plant Sale

Aldridge Gardens

9 a.m.

April 28

Celebrate Hoover Day

Veterans Park

11 a.m.

April 28

Urban Purpose Challenge

J19 Fitness Hoover

 

AROUND TOWN

April 3

Chrissy Metz: This Is Me Tour

Lyric Theatre

April 6

Taylor Hicks – Night Moves – Playing the Hits of Bob Seger

Lyric Theatre

April 6-8

Alabama Ballet Presents: La Fille Mal Gardée

BJCC Concert Hall

April 7

Mt Laurel Spring Festival

Town of Mt Laurel

April 11-15

Birmingham Barons vs. Montgomery Biscuits

Regions Field

April 12-15

2018 Alabama Auto Show

BJCC Exhibition Halls

April 13-22

13 The Musical

Red Mountain Cabaret Theatre

April 13-14

Lebanese Food and Culture Festival

St. Elias Maronite Church

April 20-22

Motown The Musical

BJCC Concert Hall

 

April 19-29

Ain’t Misbehavin’

Virginia Samford Theatre

April 19

Taste of Pelham

Pelham Civic Complex

April 20-22

Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Barber Motorsports Park

April 22

Hollywood Home Tour

1-4 p.m.

April 25

Rockin’ Road to Dublin

Lyric Theatre

April 26-30

Birmingham Barons vs. Biloxi Shuckers

Regions Field

April 27-29

Magic City Art Connection

Linn Park

April 28

Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival

DeBardeleben Park in Bessemer

April 28-May 13

2018 Decorators’ ShowHouse

Shuttle from Mountain Brook Presbyterian Church