Event Calendar

IPC Daily Calendar

  • Click on the calendar picture to left for a list of all classes, programs and worship services. To learn about special events and events requiring registration, see the monthly calendar below. For more questions about this calendar or reserving a room, contact Marsha Harbin, (205) 933-3715 or

Special Events Calendar

May 2018


Sunday, May 27, 201810:00 amMonday, May 28, 201811:30 pm
Memorial Day Holiday

Due to the Memorial Day holiday, a few adult Sunday classes will meet. Children's Sunday school will be combined. The 3, 4, and 5-year-old children will meet for Sunday School on the ground floor in G05. Those rising up to 1-6 grade this Fall will meet for a combined ages Sunday school in Room 111.

Church offices will be closed Monday.

Sunday, May 27, 2018
5:00 pm6:00 pm
Highland Hall
Make Way Partners President Guest Preacher

Kimberly Smith Highland of Make Way Partners will serve as the guest preacher. Her stories of fighting human trafficking offer hope. She invites you to join the journey in uncovering the dream that God has always had for you. After the service, there will be a meet and greet with Kimberly and James Lual Atak— the first indigenous director from South Sudan and Winner of the 2017 Tanenbaum Peacemakers in Action Award.

Sunday, June 3, 2018
10:00 am10:50 am
Room 306
Photo Talk: Sacred Spaces

IPC member and photographer Virginia Jones will lead a talk on Sacred Spaces in Room 306. This is a special combined adult Sunday school class.

Vacation Bible School/ Bible Times Market Place

Registration is now closed for VBS and BTMP.

Vacation Bible School- June 4 – 7, 2018 from 9 am- 12 pm
Bible Times Market Place- June 4 - 8, 2018 from 8 am- 2:30 pm

Vacation Bible School (VBS)- must have finished a 3 year old, 4 year old, or 5K class
Bible Time Market Place (BTMP)- must have finished grades 1-5
Bible Times Market Place Tribal Assistant- must have finished grades 6-12

Friday, June 8, 2018Sunday, June 10, 2018
Lake Martin
Young Adult Retreat

Join us for our annual Young Adult Retreat!

June 8-10

Cost: $30 per person

Sunday, June 10, 2018
Sanctuary and Highland Hall
PMUAB Sunday

The Presbyterian Ministries United Appeal of Birmingham (PMUAB) ensures no Kirkwood by the River resident is asked to leave because they
have outlived their financial resources, students have access to scholarships for environmental learning opportunities and summer camp at Living River and IPC Social Services can provide financial assistance to STAIR, CFAF and Open Door families in times of crisis.

Learn more about the Kirkwood by the River Life Care Fund, the IPC Social Services Fund and the Living River
Scholarship Fund during worship.

Sunday, June 10, 2018
10:00 am10:50 am
Highland Hall
Living River Presentation

Lauren Allred will give a Living River presentation in Highland Hall. Lauren is the Director of the Cahaba Environmental Center at Living River.

Thursday, June 14, 2018
George Ward Park
Young Adult Kickball

IPC will have it's very own Young Adult kickball team this summer!

The registration fee is $60.

We don't want cost to be an issue if you want to join the team. Simply pick a "base" payment that works for you and we will cover the rest!

1st base: $20
2nd base: $30
3rd base: $40
Home Run: $60

Deadline to register is May 30th! (Games start on June 14th!)

Sunday, June 24, 2018Friday, June 29, 2018
Youth Urban Mission Camp

LIMITED SPACE! Join us for our Annual Youth Urban Mission Camp 2018! We will travel down to Baytreat in Mobile for an amazing week of service, fellowship, Bible study, and relaxation. Registration is now open!
Cost: $300

Sunday, July 8, 2018Saturday, July 14, 2018
Montreat, NC
Montreat Youth Conference

Registration is now closed for this week of fellowship and fun with other Presbyterian youth in Montreat, North Carolina.

Thursday, July 12, 2018Sunday, July 15, 2018
Hot Springs, NC
YA Wild Goose Festival

Young Adults are going to the Wild Goose Festival this summer!

The Wild Goose Festival is a an art, music, and story-driven transformational experience grounded in faith-inspired social justice. The nation-wide annual July event is attended by 2,000 to 3,000 in Hot Springs, NC.

Registration is now open at

Wednesday, August 1, 2018Friday, August 3, 2018
Creative Kids Art & Music Camp

SAVE THE DATES! Creative Kids Art & Music Camp returns the first three days of August for fun-filled mornings. Look for more details in upcoming Family eUpdates.

Sunday, August 5, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Great Hall
Lunch & Learn with Forman Christian College

Forman Christian College Rector Dr. James Tebbe joins us as a guest preacher during early worship and a guest speaker at the IPC Foundation Lunch & Learn immediately following 11 am worship. Dr. Tebbe was born in Pakistan to Presbyterian missionaries and has published articles on Islam, the Islamization of the higher education system in Pakistan, Bible Translation, and Business as Mission.

Lunch cost: $10
RSVP to Marsha by Wednesday, August 1.

Deacon Roundtable: The Well-being of Our Aging Parents

Join the Deacons for dinner then a special discussion on ways to help our parents prepare for older age. All IPC members are invited to attend and encouraged to invite friends and neighbors.

Dinner: 5:30 pm
Workshop: 6- 7 pm. Childcare is available.
Cost: $5 per person. RSVP online.

Sunday, August 19, 2018
10:00 am10:50 am
Fall CE Kick Off

Enjoy breakfast. Learn about our fall Christian Education offerings. Meet class leaders at this the Fall Christian Education Kick Off.