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Celebrate the Family Expo!

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Here’s a snapshot of just some of the fun, free activities taking place at the Celebrate the Family Expo! Saturday January 11, 2020 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Hoover Met Complex’s Finley Center.

1. A “Herd” of Chick-fil-A Cows will be on hand to greet guests, take pics and share goodies.

Just Keep Smilig Merry market 2018 Characters IMG 4547 12. Meet Mickey & Minnie, Elsa and Paw Patrols’ Chase and Skye! The cast will take pictures, sign autographs and perform at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. a sneak peak of their upcoming Characters on Parade Performance February 22, 2020. The characters are a part of the Just Keep Smiling ministry that assists families with children in medical crisis.

Screen Shot 2019 12 27 at 7.25.24 PM3. Kids’ Zone courtesy Deborah’s Party Rentals will include an 18 Foot Slide, Bounce House, and Interactive Mickey Park Learning Club. Plus Face Painting by Painted Personalities!

4. Live music including performances by Kevin Derryberry and Marc Phillips, local choirs and more.

5.  Free Face Painting by Painted Personalities.

6. Special private lounge area just for nursing moms courtesy of St. Vincent’s Nursing Nook.

7. Meet and greet with Birmingham Christian Family(BCF) past cover stories and special guests like Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato.

8. Enjoy product and food samples including sampling and voting for your favorite birthday sweets as part of our Birthday Ballot!

9. Receive resources to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the family.

10. Onsite free recycling of electronics and free shredding provided by Gone For Good, a program of United Ability from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

11. Onsite King’s Home Thrift Store donation truck to take your donations and provide you with a tax-deductible receipt. Your donations will help the women and children at King’s Home.

12. In search of the perfect pet? Visit the Expo! and meet furry friends up for adoption. Talk with Shelby County Humane Society staff for insight on the kind of pet that is best for you and your family and how to best care for it.

Special thanks to our Title Sponsor Heritage Preschool, our Major Sponsors St. Vincent’s Nursing NookShades Mountain Baptist Church, Vision Financial Group and Tiger-Rock Martial Arts and our Event Sponsors including Children’s of Alabama and Renewal by Andersen.

Our exhibitors include 101 MobilityAlabama Credit UnionBig Brothers Big Sisters of Greater BirminghamBrookdale University ParkClassical ConversationsThe Center for Executive LeadershipCrafter’s House, Creative MindzCookie Destiny, Cookie Cutter’s Children’s Haircuts, Epilepsy Foundation of AlabamaEmily’s Heirloom Pound Cakes, Galleria Woods, Grandma Betty’s Pepper Jelly, Gone For Good, a service of United AbilityHeritage Preschool, Heritage Christian Academy, Ironstream Media,  Jimmie Hale MissionJust Keep SmilingKevin Derryberry MusicKing’s Home, Live Well with Stacy, Lou Lou’s, Linda Harper MusicNothing Bundt Cakes, Pampered Chef, Prince of Peace Catholic SchoolSamaritan Counseling Centers of Greater BirminghamShades Mountain Baptist ChurchSTEPS MinistriesShelby County Humane SocietySav-A-Life Shelby, Simply Sheets, Tiger-Rock Martial ArtsVacation ConciergeValleydale ChurchVision Financial Group, WDJC Worldsong Missions Place, WoodmenLifeYour Kids Urgent Care and Yucatan Candles.

Look forward to seeing you and your family as we Celebrate the Family & 20 Years of Good News!Visit us at www.birminghamchristian.com/expo for the most up to date and detailed schedule. †

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