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Write Club

2018-11-17 10:30:00 2018-11-17 12:00:00 America/Chicago Write Club Hoover Public Library

Saturday, November 17
10:30am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-11-17 10:30:00 2018-11-17 12:00:00 America/Chicago Write Club Hoover Public Library

Hoover Public Library

Adult Program Room

Share your literary works and network with other aspiring writers.

AGE GROUP: Adults,

TAGS: Program,

Hoover Public Library

hvcontact@bham.lib.al.us
Phone: 205-444-7800
Library Director
Amanda Borden


Opening hours

Hoover Public Library

Mon, Dec 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Dec 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Dec 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 14 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 15 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 16 1:00PM to 6:00PM

Address
200 Municipal Drive
Hoover
AL 35216
Tel: 205-444-7800

About the library

Located in Hoover, Alabama, at 200 Municipal Drive, the Hoover Public Library has been operating since 1983. The Hoover Public Library seeks to reinvent the way communities view libraries. As the heart and soul of the Hoover community, we are more than just a library. We’re the place you come to meet your friends, experience live theater, peruse art, listen to music, entertain your children, learn about new technology, seek job searching assistance, explore your interests, find good book recommendations and much, much more. We seek to grow our patronage by offering an unparalleled customer experience.

Upcoming events

Hoover Public Library - Adult Program Room
Mon, Dec 10, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Want to help some animals? Come to the Hoover Public Library anytime between 3:00 pm and 8:30 pm and roll some newspapers. 444-7840

Hoover Public Library - Training Center
Tue, Dec 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Class introduces users to the basics of Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application.

Hoover Public Library - Adult Program Room
Tue, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
It's not gingerbread - it's gingerbook! Or maybe storybread?
This event is full

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Tue, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Free event.

Hoover Public Library - Training Center
Wed, Dec 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Class introduces users to the basics of Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application.

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Thu, Dec 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
We'll be discussing The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton.

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Thu, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Join our talented staff for an exciting and hilarious Christmas musical, Wake Up Santa! This original musical stars some of your favorite librarians and, of course, Santa Claus!

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Fri, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Join our talented staff for an exciting and hilarious Christmas musical, Wake Up Santa! This original musical stars some of your favorite librarians and, of course, Santa Claus!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Sat, Dec 15, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations while you enjoy a cup of coffee! 444-7840

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Sat, Dec 15, 10:30am - 11:15pm
Join our talented staff for an exciting and hilarious Christmas musical, Wake Up Santa! This original musical stars some of your favorite librarians and, of course, Santa Claus!

Hoover Public Library - Training Center
Sat, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This is a one hour open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues.
This event is full

Hoover Public Library - Training Center
Sat, Dec 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
This is a one hour open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues.
This event is full

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Watch a movie on the big screen with refreshments provided! Free event!

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Watch a movie on the big screen with refreshments provided! Free event!

Hoover Public Library - Training Center
Tue, Dec 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Crash course in the fundamentals of Microsoft PowerPoint, a multimedia presentation application.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Tue, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Practice your French and celebrate the culture! Some experience with French is suggested. Free event.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Reading Room
Tue, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Practice your French and celebrate the culture!

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Wed, Dec 19, 10:30am - 11:15am
Holiday songs and stories

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Wed, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Free admission and refreshments!

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Thu, Dec 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Compete in our trivia night for great prizes. Play with a team or solo!

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Wed, Dec 26, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Free admission and refreshments!

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Fri, Dec 28, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Team up with your friends and fellow gamers and heed the call of the tabletop! We have a great selection of board games but feel free to bring your own. Bring your group of friends or make new ones.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Sun, Dec 30, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Come in for an afternoon of fun as we explore this awesome gaming genre!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Thu, Jan 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring a friend and join us to discuss Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Thu, Jan 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Sean Gaskell plays the kora, a 21-string harp-like instrument from West Africa. He spent an extensive amount of time studying the instrument in The Gambia.

Hoover Public Library - Public Lounge/Book Nook
Sun, Jan 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sunday afternoon fiction book group for adults. Join us as we discuss and enjoy tea and cookies.

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Mon, Jan 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Refreshments at 9:45 am. Program at 10 am. Friends business meeting follows. Sponsored by the Friends of Hoover Library. 444-7840

Hoover Public Library - Adult Program Room
Tue, Jan 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Get simple and straightforward answers at this workshop with Karen Haiflich. 444-7840

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Tue, Jan 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Practice your Spanish and celebrate the culture!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Thu, Jan 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring a friend and join us to discuss Before the Fall by Noah Hawley. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.

Hoover Public Library - Theatre Level
Thu, Jan 10, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Library Theatre 2018-2019 Season Performance

Hoover Public Library - Theatre Level
Fri, Jan 11, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Library Theatre 2018-2019 Season Performance

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Sat, Jan 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Join media personality Clarissa Kenty, the host of the popular talk show, The Ladiez Room, as she teaches how to market yourself and your brand through various media channels.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Sat, Jan 12, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Space is limited, register online to reserve. Bring your own yarn and the appropriately sized crochet needles.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Reading Room
Sat, Jan 12, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Space is limited, register online to reserve. Bring your own yarn and the appropriately sized knitting needles.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Sat, Jan 12, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Better living through stitching together!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Sun, Jan 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts for Adults
Registration opens Wednesday, January 2 2019 at 9:00am

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Jan 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The humorous and heartfelt journey of six wildlife artists competing to win the prestigious Federal Duck Stamp Contest.

Hoover Public Library
Mon, Jan 14, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Drop in one Monday each month to roll newspapers for the humane society.

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Mon, Jan 14, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Our speaker will be Lori McMahon, PhD, Dean of the UAB Graduate School, Professor of Neuroscience, and Director of the Comprehensive Neuroscience Center.

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Jan 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The humorous and heartfelt journey of six wildlife artists competing to win the prestigious Federal Duck Stamp Contest.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Tue, Jan 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Practice your French and celebrate the culture!

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Thu, Jan 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Back by popular demand! Test your Disney knowledge and compete for prizes. Play with a team or solo!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Sat, Jan 19, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations while you enjoy a cup of coffee. 444-7840.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Tue, Jan 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bring your mom, dad, or favorite adult! Now is your chance to be on the stage with an adult sidekick and tell us your best "Dad Jokes." Impress our panel of Dad judges and you might win a prize!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Thu, Jan 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Nonfiction Book Group

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Fri, Jan 25, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Team up with your friends and fellow gamers and heed the call of the tabletop!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Sat, Jan 26, 10:30am - 12:15pm
Share your literary works and network with other aspiring writers.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Sun, Jan 27, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Come in for an afternoon of fun as we explore this awesome gaming genre!
Registration opens Monday, December 31 2018 at 9:00am

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Jan 28, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us for this monthly movie showing! FREE refreshments! Showings are at 2pm and 6:30pm. Call 444-7820 for more information.

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Jan 28, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Join us for this monthly movie showing! FREE refreshments! Showings are at 2pm and 6:30pm. Call 444-7820 for more information.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Mon, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an unplugged jam session!  

Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Tue, Jan 29, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Hoover Public Library - George P. Farmer Art Gallery
Wed, Jan 30, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Closing Reception for the UAB Photo Department Student Exhibition

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Sun, Feb 03, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Birmingham-based singer/songwriter touring in support of his newly released album, County Seat.

Hoover Public Library - Public Lounge/Book Nook
Sun, Feb 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sunday afternoon fiction book group for adults. Join us as we discuss and enjoy tea and cookies.

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Mon, Feb 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Refreshments at 9:45 am. Program at 10 am. Friends business meeting follows. Sponsored by the Friends of Hoover Library. 444-7840

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Thu, Feb 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring a friend and join us to discuss White Houses by Amy Bloom. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Sat, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Better living through stitching together!

Hoover Public Library - Nonfiction Area
Mon, Feb 11, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Drop in to make newspaper rolls for a local humane society.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Tue, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Practice your Spanish and celebrate the culture!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Thu, Feb 14, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring a friend and join us to discuss Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Fri, Feb 15, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Round up your family and friends to compete for great prizes while playing a classic game with a library twist. Free event and refreshments provided.

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Sat, Feb 16, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations while you enjoy a cup of coffee. 444-7840.

Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Sat, Feb 16, 10:30am - 12:15pm
Share your literary works and network with other aspiring writers.

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Mon, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Our speakers will be Timothy Ness, MD, PhD, and Jennifer DeBerry, PhD, UAB Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine.

Hoover Public Library - Theatre Level
Tue, Feb 19, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Cahaba River Watershed Project is an artistic collaboration, lecture and exhibition by new media artist Elisabeth Pellathy, printmaker Scott Stephens and sculptor Lee Somers.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Tue, Feb 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Practice your French and celebrate the culture!

Hoover Public Library - Theatre Level
Wed, Feb 20, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Library Theatre 2018-2019 Season Performance

Hoover Public Library - Theatre Level
Thu, Feb 21, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Library Theatre 2018-2019 Season Performance

Hoover Public Library - Theatre Level
Fri, Feb 22, 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Bryan Stevenson, the founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, is an individual whose writing and work has brought acclaim to Alabama.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Fri, Feb 22, 7:30pm - 10:00pm
A reception and book signing in the Hoover Library Plaza continue An Evening With Bryan Stevenson.

Hoover Public Library - Theatre Level
Sat, Feb 23, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Author Conference in multiple venues at the Hoover Public Library.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Sat, Feb 23, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Author Conference in multiple venues at the Hoover Public Library.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Sun, Feb 24, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Come in for an afternoon of fun as we explore this awesome gaming genre!
Registration opens Monday, January 28 2019 at 9:00am

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Feb 25, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us for this monthly movie showing! FREE refreshments! Showings are at 2pm and 6:30pm. Call 444-7820 for more information.

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Feb 25, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Join us for this monthly movie showing! FREE refreshments! Showings are at 2pm and 6:30pm. Call 444-7820 for more information.

Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Tue, Feb 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Thu, Feb 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Compete in our trivia night for great prizes. Play with a team or solo!

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Thu, Feb 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Nonfiction Book Group

Hoover Public Library - Public Lounge/Book Nook
Sun, Mar 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sunday afternoon fiction book group for adults. Join us as we discuss and enjoy tea and cookies.

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Mon, Mar 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Author Julie Williams relays the Titanic disaster from her great-uncle, Albert Caldwell's point of view. Refreshments at 9:45 am. Program at 10 am. Friends business meeting follows. 444-7840

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Mar 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrating the remarkable life of the poet and activist who pushed boundaries and inspired generations.

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Mon, Mar 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Celebrating the remarkable life of the poet and activist who pushed boundaries and inspired generations.

Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Grant writer Kim Richardson shares her 20+ years of experience in securing and managing 70 million dollars in grant awards. 444-7816

Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Thu, Mar 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring a friend and join us to discuss How to Stop Time by Matt Haig. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.

Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Sat, Mar 09, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Better living through stitching together!