Check Out Leeds Happenings This Week:
People are very passionate about Leeds, Alabama. There are many reasons to love Leeds, but one thing in particular is the pride of the Greenwave which lives on with our new Greenie!
Check out this video courtesy of Leeds High School’s RGR Media that we shared right here on Everyone Leeds earlier this week.
As previously mentioned, you can see this and other remarkable videos on Leeds High School social media accounts. Here's a direct link to Greenie's Instagram account: https://www.instagram.com/greenie.the.greenwave/
Valentine's Day is just around the corner so be sure to check out all of the Valentine shopping offerings from our local retailers right here in Leeds, Alabama. Remember, Leeds is your shopping destination! Shop Leeds. Shop Local.
Congratulations to Angela Davis and Be Set Free, Inc. Celebrating their First Year in Leeds
Be Set Free, Inc. celebrated their first anniversary of doing business in Leeds with an Open House last Friday. This is a non-profit counseling center who relocated to historic downtown Leeds last year. Owner, Angela Davis, is a Certified Grief Counselor, and her company provides Grief Therapy and Life Coaching to anyone who is struggling with a death, loss of a relationship, etc. Services are offered virtually, or in person. Be Set Free is located 1628 9th Street NE. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (205) 702-6204 or visit website at www.besetfree.website
Photo L-R: Tania Curry, Porschia Fisher - Counselor, Angela Davis – Owner & Grief Counselor, Monika Irish - Secretary, Melvin Richardson - Board Member.
JANUARY 28 - 30 - BOX OFFICE OPENS AT 5:00 PM
screen 1: 6:30pm - Scream (2022) / 8:45pm -Halloween Kills
screen 2: 6:30pm - Spider Man: No Way Home / 9:13pm - Venom: Let There Be Carnage
screen 3: 6:30pm - The Matrix: Resurrections / 9:13pm - The 355
screen 4: 6:30pm - Sing 2! / 8:35pm - Ghost Busters: Afterlife
NEW SHOWTIMES ARE RELEASED EVERY WEDNESDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING WEEK.
Thursday, January 27
Open Paint at Merch Boutique | January 27 | 6pm-8pm
Let’s paint!!!! Bring your desired refreshments!!! 😉 Limited seating! Call your friends!!! More Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/957409118195256
Pop Culture Trivia | Rails & Ales
Pop Culture Trivia Challenge brings the fun to Rails and Ales every Thursday at 7 pm. Your team will have fun trying to answer fun questions about tv, music, movies, The Office, cartoons and more! Rock out to your favorite party music while answering fun questions. Prizes to the winning teams! More Info: https://railsandales.beer/events
Friday, January 28
Saturday, January 29
Sunday, January 30
First Baptist Church Leeds | Chili Cook-Off After Service
ONE family worship service this Sunday at 10:45 AM!
Followed by a Chili Potluck cook-off directly after the service.
EVERYONE is invited to join us and bring your favorite pot of Chili!
More Info: http://www.fbcleeds.org/
Tuesday, February 1
Shakespeare Acting Classes
Victoria Boyce teaches weekly acting classes at Leeds Theater and Arts Center on Tuesdays. Spring theme is Shakespeare, with showcase on April 29-30. Call 205-285-7635 to reserve your spot in class. Students 7-19 years old will learn how to read and perform Shakespeare’s comedies and tragedies along with how to perform a monologue and how to sword fight, all in a family friendly environment.
Wednesday, February 2
The Tower Of Prayer | First Wednesday Worship
Our First Wednesday Service is in full effect! Join us in the sanctuary and online at 7 pm for this life-changing worship experience with Minister Patricia Campbell.
Upcoming Events to Put on Your Calendar
Galentine's Sip & Shop | Merch Boutique February 10
Can’t wait to see you Gals on the 10th! Join us for a Galentine’s Sip & Shop with some awesome Pop-ups at Merch Boutique on February 10 from 5pm-7pm. Glitter is the best accessory and @glitter.on.tap always brings the party! We will also have @homemadeby.ally with her amazing Valentine’s sweets and treats! More Info: https://www.facebook.com/merchboutiqueAL
Artist Incorporated Gallery | Watercolors With Gayle Jones
Registration is now open for her next watercolor class which will be Friday, February 11th and Saturday, February 12th.
Email email@example.com to register.
Artists Incorporated Gallery | Clay Class With Nada Boner
Artists Incorporated Gallery is pleased to announce this class with our very talented Nada Boner, Sculptor. This lovely mask will be completed in one class session and you will take it home ready to hang. CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED SO SIGN UP NOW! EMAIL TO REGISTER AT firstname.lastname@example.org.
2022 Electronics Free Drop-Off Day & Paper Shredding Events
The City of Leeds is happy to share information about the 2022 Electronics Free Drop-Off Day and Paper Shredding events from 9:00 am to 11:30 am on the following dates and locations:
2630 Cahaba Rd, 35223
Center Point Satellite Courthouse
2651 Center Point Parkway, 35215
Jefferson County Valley Creek
Water Reclamation Facility - Bessemer
3923 Clearwater Drive, 35023
See flyer for complete information about what can be disposed of at these events.
First Baptist Church Leeds | MEN’S DISCIPLESHIP WEEKEND, MARCH 18-19, 2022
Join us starting Friday night, March 18th at WorldSong Missions Place in Cook Springs, AL. This overnight event includes lodging, three meals and all activities associated with the discipleship.
The cost is $50 per person. Please see Pat Kotal or email email@example.com to register for this event.
CHAMBER BUSINESS HIGHLIGHT: FARMERS HOME FURNITURE
Founded by Sherwin Glass in 1949 as a hometown store in Soperton Georgia, Farmers Home Furniture has since become one of the fastest growing furniture retailers, with over 230 locations throughout the Southeast. Today, Farmers Home Furniture is one of the top 100 furniture companies in the country and one of the largest privately owned companies based in Georgia. We are committed to providing our customers with the best possible service and selection - that’s why we tailor each store to its town, matching product selection to the customers. Each location is committed to providing customers high-quality name brand merchandise along with superior service. By growing our business one customer relationship at a time, Farmers Home Furniture has earned generations of repeat buyers. We want to keep our customers, and employees, for life - so we are there every step of the way.
Farmers Home Furniture, 7480 Parkway Drive, Leeds, AL 35094
Ph. (205) 702-4280 | www.farmershomefurniture.com
Shopping, Deals & More
The Outlet Shops Of Grand River | Win A Family Play Pack
Come Shop. Stay to Play.
The Outlet Shops of Grand River is the perfect place to bring your family to shop and play. We are giving away a Family Play Package that includes a $100.00 The Backyard gift card (good for drive-in movies, Neighbors Brew & Pies, Saw’s, BBQ, Mini Golf, and the Snack Shack). Also included are four tickets to The Pixel Room – Birmingham’s first and largest selfie museum. Enter to win a Family Play Pack at https://shopsofgrandriver.com/familyplaypack/ . Drawing will be held on February 28, 2022.
Hommati - Special price for Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce members!!!
See flyer for more info!
Jacob & Stephanie Meyer - Franchise Owner
Hommati #216 - (205) 340-8977
Pants Store Leeds Tent Sale
Our Tent Sale is marking down prices even LOWER! 🎉 at our Leeds Location only!! NOT valid online.
Leeds open from 9am-6pm
— at Pants Store.
Patterson Pharmacy Leeds
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7513 Parkway Drive
Winter Clearance Sale ends Monday, Jan 31 | The Outlet Shops of Grand River
Enjoy even more grand savings and special promotions at The Outlet Shops of Grand River!
More Info: https://shopsofgrandriver.com/winter-clearance-sale/
Valentine Selfie's at The Pixel Room |
Valentine's Day is coming up soon and some of our sets are up! Come take those fun photos inside Alabama's 1st and largest selfie museum! Grab your tickets today by going to www.thepixelroombham.com.
The Wooden Anchor | Valentine Packages
We’re pre-selling Valentine Packages! These are great values, and you have 3 to choose from. You have to prepay and then pick up the week of February 1.
Package #1- Leeds package: includes
2 Leeds tumblers, 1 jar of Valentine candy, socks/sign- $26.99
Package #2- Wine holder package
2 wine glasses, wine glass/bottle holder, 1 jar of Valentine candy, socks/sign- $26.99
Package #3- Valentine Tumbler package
2 ceramic Valentine tumblers, sock set, candy- $30.99
Comment which package you would like, which candy you would like, and which sock set (bacon or hearts); along with your email and I’ll send you an invoice.
We have a limited supply of some items, but I will let you know when we run out. More Info: https://www.facebook.com/rutbunchwoodenanchor
This Week's Recipe
UNSTUFFED CABBAGE SKILLET
This quick skillet meal contains the flavors you'll find in stuffed cabbage but it's so much easier to make!
RECIPE COURTESY THE WHOLE COOK
For the Recipe: https://thewholecook.com/unstuffed-cabbage-skillet/
We Want to Hear From You!
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