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The fifth annual Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer, created to support those who are battling the disease and to fund research, will take place in downtown Homewood on Oct. 20. more

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Photo courtesy of the Homewood Chamber of Commerce

After playing 18 holes, participants will eat lunch catered by a chamber member restaurant. Members will also donate door prizes. more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

The Homewood Arts Council will again host two popular local events — the Handmade Art Show and Pickin’ in the Park — together on Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Central Park. more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

CFO Lynn Buch told members the system should be in the black with revenues of $79 million. more

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Photo courtesy of the Exceptional Foundation

There will be an art show and reception with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 6:30 p.m. and the seated dinner and talent show at 7:30 p.m. more

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Photo courtesy of NEDA

The effort continues locally with the annual Birmingham NEDA Walk, which raises awareness and funds to support the fight against eating disorders. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

To raise money for grants, the HAF will host its annual Buddy Wade Memorial Golf Tournament on Tuesday, Sept. 18, at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Oxmoor Valley. more

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Block Party attendees

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The fifth annual fundraiser, held Saturday, Aug. 11, featured food, games and music. more

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Looking for a beach read?

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The sale attracted a strong crowd on the sunny, dry Saturday. more

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Photo courtesy of Alex Ethridge

Birmingham Boys Choir will host its annual culinary-themed fundraiser, The Taste of Birmingham, from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 21, at Haven in Lakeview. more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

The church will construct the unit at the church's Oakmont campus more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

It’s time to dig out your old hot pants, tube socks, aviator shades and polyester slacks. more

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

The merchants of downtown Homewood will line the sidewalks in front of their shops with merchandise discounted by up to 75 percent at their annual Sidewalk Sale on July 28. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church will host its annual Fourth of July Festival — a tradition since 1949 — on Wednesday, July 4, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. more

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Staff photo.

The annual July 4th Festival, hostedby the city of Homewood, will take place downtown on Wednesday, July 4, from 5-9 p.m. more

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Photo by Layton Dudley.

The 20-minute show features 10,000 pounds of fireworks choreographed to patriotic and popular music. more

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Getting involved

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The sale, with thousands of items, raises money for a summer mission trip. more

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Photo courtesy of Christ Fellowship Church.

Due to construction at Patriot Park, the church will host VBS at Central Park, June 4–7, 6–8 p.m., according to Ryan Adams, CFC associate pastor. more

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Photo courtesy of Shades Valley Lutheran Church.

Shades Valley Lutheran Church, for the 16th year, will host a garage sale to help send a youth group on a summer mission trip. more

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Photo courtesy of West Homewood Farmers Market.

The market, now one of the city’s most popular summer events, will be back for its eighth season each Tuesday from 5–8 p.m. from June 5 through Aug. 7. more

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  • World War II Veterans Visit

    Jesse Chambers

    World War II Veterans Visit

    World War II veterans spoke to a group of sixth graders at Homewood Middle School on March 2, 2017. The veterans spoke about wartime experiences and answer questions from students.

  • World War II Veterans Visit

    Jesse Chambers

    World War II Veterans Visit

    World War II veterans spoke to a group of sixth graders at Homewood Middle School on March 2, 2017. The veterans spoke about wartime experiences and answer questions from students.

  • World War II Veterans Visit

    Jesse Chambers

    World War II Veterans Visit

    World War II veterans spoke to a group of sixth graders at Homewood Middle School on March 2, 2017. The veterans spoke about wartime experiences and answer questions from students.

  • World War II Veterans Visit

    Jesse Chambers

    World War II Veterans Visit

    World War II veterans spoke to a group of sixth graders at Homewood Middle School on March 2, 2017. The veterans spoke about wartime experiences and answer questions from students.

  • World War II Veterans Visit

    Jesse Chambers

    World War II Veterans Visit

    World War II veterans spoke to a group of sixth graders at Homewood Middle School on March 2, 2017. The veterans spoke about wartime experiences and answer questions from students.

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Homewood Star September 2019