Preschool Events

We have some amazing events for your family this summer, and we want you to be a part of them all! 

Check below for all that's happening and all the details. 

  • May 15th: Preschool Summer Kickoff at Wald Park in Vestavia from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Bring a snack supper, and join us at the pavilion and playground for some family fun.
  • June 5th-9th: VBS 2017: Spy Academy. 9:00 a.m. - noon. Entering Kindergarten - 6th grade. Includes classes for those with special needs! Click the link above to register.
  • June 16th: Date Night from 5:30-9:00 p.m. You and your spouse go on a date and we keep the children! Childcare is provided for birth through 6th grade. $15 per family and click here to register.
  • June 22nd: McWane Preschool Day. 9:00-10:15 a.m. is Free Play in McWane, and 10:15-11:00 a.m. we will meet in the Itty Bitty Magic City! You are more than welcome to make a day out of it but the Shades’ Preschool Event will be from 9:00-11:00 a.m.
  • July 6th: Sky Zone and ATeam Preschool Day. 9:00- 10:00 a.m. will be our Preschool families enjoying a private bounce hour. Older siblings will be allowed, and we will have some sections reserved for just the little ones. After we are finished jumping, we will head to the Student Building to pack bags for ATeam Ministries. Visit to learn more about how they help support families who are in the middle of a pediatric cancer journey. Someone from ATeam will be there to talk to us about their ministries. Click here for a list of what items we're collecting.
  • July 31st: Preschool End of the Summer Splashtacular: 5:30- 7:30 p.m. Inflatables and water activities for preschoolers and their families at the Shades Pavilion and Field. Fun will be provided for older siblings also. Kona Ice will have cold treats on hand with a portion of the proceeds going to ATeam Ministries.