See What's Happening at the Harbor

There’s always something fun and freeing to do at Children’s Harbor. Use the filters below to browse all kinds of daily activities, special events, and camps for your child and the whole family.

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Activities

Fun Paper Airplanes Craft

August 5 | 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Stop in at the Family Center and make a paper airplane. Yours might the fastest - or do the most tricks. Or the best looking!

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Thursday Night Get-A-Way

August 7, 2014 | 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stop by for a great meal, arts & crafts and bingo. Free for the patients and their families at Children’s Hospital. Sponsored By Vestavia United Methodist Church.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Family Fun Night

August 8, 2014

Free for patients and their families at Children’s Hospital. Join us for food, bingo, and arts and crafts. Sponsored by Garywood Assembly of God.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Coffee Cups and Conversation

August 11 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Come join other families to discuss the challenges, paths and potential rewards of being superhero parents to kids facing health challenges.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Color Your Own Sports Pennants

August 11 | 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Stop in and color your own pennant with your favorite sports team colors, no matter who your favorite team is. Then wear it around the hospital to show your team pride!

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Spa Works & Relaxation

August 12, 2014 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hey Moms and Dads, enjoy a relaxing afternoon of wonderful spa services, sponsored by Irene Neely, for parents of children in the hospital. Call Darby Calhoun at Children's Harbor Family Center (205) 638-5946 to register.

This is a free event.

Registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Lego® Build Party

August 12, 2014 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Come build all kinds of things from helicopters to pirates and more. Free for families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children. This a fun activity for the entire family.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Camps

Camp Smile-A-Mile

August 13-17, 2014

Camp for children battling cancer.

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Registration required.

Camp

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Dazzle Sea Horse Craft

August 13 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Shimmering, shining and dazzling! Decorate your own sea horse. Don't forget to give him or her a name.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Let's Play Bingo!

August 14, 2014 | 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Free for patients and their families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children, join us for bingo at the Family Center.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Around the World Basketball

August 14 | 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Join other families on the court and have fun with a game of around the world. All patients and families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children are welcome.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

Basketball Court

Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Friday Karaoke Game Night

August 15, 2014 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Free for patients and their families at Children’s Hospital. Join us for food, bingo, and karaoke! Sponsored by Church of the Highlands.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Church Service Guest Speaker

August 17, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Join us to hear guest speaker James Cullins during the church service at Church in the Pines.

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This is a free event.

No registration required.

Church in the Pines

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Coffee Cups and Conversation

August 17 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Come join other families to discuss the challenges, paths and potential rewards of being superhero parents to kids facing health challenges.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Church Service Guest Speaker

August 24, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Join us to hear guest speaker Robert Bowling during the church service at Church in the Pines.

Learn More

This is a free event.

No registration required.

Church in the Pines

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Coffee Cups and Conversation

August 25 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Come join other families to discuss the challenges, paths and potential rewards of being superhero parents to kids facing health challenges.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Cool Craft Night

August 28, 2014 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Make something on craft night. Perfect for patients and their families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Church Service Guest Speaker

August 31, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Join us to hear guest speaker Mickey Morgan during the church service at Church in the Pines.

Learn More

This is a free event.

No registration required.

Church in the Pines

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Face Painting

September 3, 2014 | 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

What will you get painted on your face? Butterfly? Lion? Free for families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Friday Night Madness

September 5, 2014

Free for patients and their families at Children’s Hospital. Join us for food, bingo, arts and crafts and karaoke! Sponsored by Church of the Highlands.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Church Service Guest Speaker

September 7, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Join us to hear guest speaker Todd Henderson during the church service at Children's Chapel.

Learn More

This is a free event.

No registration required.

Children's Chapel

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Lego®sup> Build Party

September 9, 2014 | 6:00 PM- 7:30 PM

Come build all kinds of things from helicopters to pirates and more. Free for families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children. This a fun activity for the entire family.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Face Painting

September 10, 2014 | 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

What will you get painted on your face? Butterfly? Lion? Free for families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Family Fun Night

September 12, 2014

Free for patients and their families at Children’s Hospital. Join us for food, bingo, and arts and crafts. Sponsored by Garywood Assembly of God.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Camps

Transition Camp

September 12-14, 2014

Camp for youth with chronic illness.

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Registration required.

Camp

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Church Service Guest Speaker

September 14, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Join us to hear guest speaker John Mann during the church service at Children's Chapel.

Learn More

This is a free event.

No registration required.

Children's Chapel

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Face Painting

September 17, 2014 | 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

What will you get painted on your face? Butterfly? Lion? Free for families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Friday Karaoke Night

September 19, 2014 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Free for patients and their families at Children’s Hospital. Join us for food, bingo, and karaoke! Sponsored by Church of the Highlands.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Church Service Guest Speaker

September 21, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Join us to hear guest speaker Rev. Charles Cummings during the church service at Children's Chapel.

Learn More

This is a free event.

No registration required.

Children's Chapel

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Activities

Face Painting

September 24, 2014 | 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

What will you get painted on your face? Butterfly? Lion? Free for families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Activities

Cool Craft Night

September 25, 2014 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Make something on craft night. Perfect for patients and their families at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children.

This is a free event.

No registration required.

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Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Birmingham, AL

Events

10th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot

September 26, 2014 | 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Children’s Harbor and Magic Moments invite you to be a part of our 10th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot in Alpine, Alabama.

Registration fee to enter.

Team registration required.

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Selwood Farm

Alpine, AL

Activities

Church Service Guest Speaker

September 28, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Join us to hear guest speaker Mike Holly during the church service at Children's Chapel.

Learn More

This is a free event.

No registration required.

Children's Chapel

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Events

2014 Pig Iron BBQ Challenge

October 10, 2014

The Pig Iron BBQ, hosted by the City of Hoover, supports Children's Harbor in a great way. Register your team and try to win the title of the best BBQ. Contact Jim Ray to register.

Registration fee to enter.

$10 to attend. Under 12 free.

Hoover RV Park

Near Regions Park

Hoover, AL

Camps

Bell Center

October 10-12, 2014

Family camp for children with delays.

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Registration required.

Harbor Lodge

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Camps

HDBA Family Camp

October 16-19, 2014

Family camp for youth with bleeding disorders.

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Registration required.

Harbor Lodge

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Camps

Full Life Ahead

November 6-9, 2014

Camp for children with multiple disAbilities.

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Registration required.

Harbor Lodge

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

Camps

OWL

December 12-14, 2014

Provides outdoor and hunting experiences for children with multiple disabilities.

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Registration required.

Harbor Lodge

Children's Harbor at Lake Martin

Alexander City, AL

How Can You Help?

The assistance Children’s Harbor receives from generous donors and active volunteers is central to carrying out our mission. Learn more about getting involved.