Find exclusive vinyl at the 39th Annual Record & CD Show in Gardendale, March 6-7

45 rpm singles at the ARCA Record & CD Show. Photo via ARCA Record and CD Show on Facebook

If you can’t wait for Record Store Day on April 18th, stop into the Gardendale Civic Center this weekend for the Alabama Record Collectors Association’s 39th Annual Record & CD show. You don’t want to miss it!

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Celebrating 50 years. A look inside Citizens Baptist Medical Center

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Teamwork is a cornerstone of the Brookwood Baptist Health system. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

If you’ve lived in the Birmingham metro for a while now, access to quality healthcare may be something you’ve started to take for granted. Residents of rural areas in our state sometimes have a much different experience. We got an insider’s look at Citizens Baptist Medical Center, who has been serving its community for 50 years.

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7 reasons why you need to see Anne Frank’s stepsister in Birmingham Mar. 29

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Eva Schloss, Holocaust survivor and Anne Frank's stepsister
Eva Schloss, Holocaust survivor and Anne Frank’s stepsister, will be speaking at Samford University’s Wright Center March 29 at 6PM.

NOTICE: Event has been cancelled as of March 15, 2020. Did you know that most remaining survivors of the Holocaust were children, and are now in their 80s and 90s? On March 29, Birmingham has the rare opportunity to see Eva Schloss, survivor and stepsister to Anne Frank. Find out why you want to get your tickets now.

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Don’t miss Pattie and Josephine: Waiting in Alabama, a one-act play at Vulcan Park & Museum on March 5

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The audience pays attention at Washington & Du Bois: Two Opinions, One Goal. Photo courtesy of Vulcan Park and Museum

In conjunction with their new women’s suffrage exhibit, Vulcan Park & Museum is hosting a one-act, two-person play about the struggle for equal voting rights in Alabama. The play kicks off on March 5 at 2PM and 6PM, so grab your tickets now before they sell out!

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6 local startups compete for $150K at Alabama Launchpad 2020 on Feb. 27

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Finalists discussing their startups at Alabama Launchpad. Photo via EDPA

Alabama’s next wave of entrepreneurs will compete for part of $150K in funding at the Alabama Launchpad 2020 Cycle 1 finale on February 27. Meet these six emerging startups and don’t forget to apply for Cycle 2 of Alabama Launchpad 2020! Applications close March 2.

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Did you know you can host your own private event at Iron City? Here’s how.

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Hosting your private event is as easy as 1, 2, 3. Photo via Iron City on Facebook

When it comes to huge music acts, Iron City is one of Birmingham’s best event venues. But did you know that they also host private events? From weddings to corporate events, Iron City can turn your party into one unforgettable night. Find out how.

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Birmingham’s biggest garage sale is back! The Bargain Carousel returns Feb. 27, Apr. 4 + Apr. 25.

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Get ready to attend the 1000-family garage sale this spring. You won’t want to miss out on these items. Photo courtesy of the Junior League of Birmingham

Know how people say they’re “treasure hunting” when it comes to scouring garage sales, antique shops or thrift stores for gems? The Bargain Carousel’s events on Feb. 27, Apr. 4 and Apr.25 are the opposite of that. It’d be hard not to find amazing items. Grab your tickets and find out how you can be a part of the fun while putting your money right back into Birmingham.

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