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Registration opens:
May 30th, 2024

Camp Out!

2024-06-13 16:00:00 2024-06-13 17:00:00 America/Chicago Camp Out! Bring an outdoor pastime indoors with camping stories, skills and a hike through the library's terrain. Rising 1st-3rd grades. Individual registration required. Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room

Thursday, June 13
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-13 16:00:00 2024-06-13 17:00:00 America/Chicago Camp Out! Bring an outdoor pastime indoors with camping stories, skills and a hike through the library's terrain. Rising 1st-3rd grades. Individual registration required. Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room

Hoover Public Library

Youth Program Room

Bring an outdoor pastime indoors with camping stories, skills and a hike through the library's terrain. Rising 1st-3rd grades. Individual registration required.

AGE GROUP: | Kids |

EVENT TYPE: | View | Play | Listen | Learn | Create |

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Hoover Public Library

hvcontact@hooverlibrary.org
Phone: 205-444-7800
Branch manager
Amanda Borden

Hours

Hoover Public Library

Mon, May 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 17 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 18 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, May 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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

About the branch

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

Canceled
Sat, May 18, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Hoover Public Library
Find great deals on used books and media. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted.

Sat, May 18, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Alys Stephens Center - Jemison Concert Hall
Register for a chance to check out tickets to the Alabama Symphony Orchestra with our Culture Pass!
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, May 20, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 92 min., PG-13)

Mon, May 20, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 92 min., PG-13)

Mon, May 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.
This event is full

Mon, May 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.
This event is full

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
What makes us human?

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn how to create compelling characters and write believable dialogue.

Canceled
Wed, May 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Leadership Hoover

Wed, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza,Plaza Art Gallery,Plaza Cafe,Plaza Reading Room,Friends Meeting Room
Jazz quartet makes their Hoover Library debut

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Welcome your neighbors with cute door décor!
This event is full

Thu, May 23, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Thu, May 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
General knowledge trivia, mystery prizes and snacks

Fri, May 24, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Children's Department,Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms,Plaza,Plaza Reading Room
Celebrate the start of summer with crafts and games for the whole family along with performances by special guest, Doc Magic!

Sat, May 25, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your literary works and network with other aspiring writers.

Sun, May 26, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Explore an awesome gaming genre.

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn how science is able to provide insights into making lifestyle choices that may help to keep your brain healthy as you age.

Tue, May 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room,Zoom Room 3
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Decorate and fill a jar with ideas for the summer or create a summer vision board.
This event is full

Thu, May 30, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn about the media’s evolving role in political campaigns and elections in advance of the 2024 elections.

Sat, Jun 01, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn the broken (fracture) strokes used for this classic hand. Registration required.

Mon, Jun 03, 9:00am - 9:30am
Children's Dept.
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Jun 03, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Adult Program Room
Make your own stress reliever out of a balloon and flour.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
High-energy comedy singing and dancing duo!

Tue, Jun 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
High-energy comedy singing and dancing duo!

Tue, Jun 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
High-energy comedy singing and dancing duo!

Tue, Jun 04, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Create some summer-inspired crafts including beaded sunglasses. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, May 28 2024 at 6:30pm

Wed, Jun 05, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Plaza Art Gallery
Exhibition runs: June 5 – July 31, 2024

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
High-energy comedy singing and dancing duo!

Wed, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
High-energy comedy singing and dancing duo!

Wed, Jun 05, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Thu, Jun 06, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, May 31 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room,Zoom Room 2
Delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Make bath salts and scrubs for your at-home spa.
Registration opens Thursday, May 23 2024 at 10:30am

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, May 31 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put your spy skills to the test to discover who stole the Summer Reading Prizes. Rising 4th-6th grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, May 23 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put your spy skills to the test to discover who stole the Summer Reading Prizes. Rising 4th-6th grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, May 23 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Fri, Jun 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Play through a one-off Dungeons and Dragons adventure. Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Friday, May 31 2024 at 3:00pm

Sat, Jun 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Children's Department
Grab your hard hat and get your hands on a variety of building materials as we turn the Kid Zone into a construction zone!

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Adult Program Room
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your work and network with other aspiring writers.

Sat, Jun 08, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza Reading Room
Register to learn basic knitting skills.

Sat, Jun 08, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Learn the basics of crochet. Registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Craft together on the Plaza!

Sat, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Online Program
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations.

Sun, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Sunday afternoon book group for adults.

Sun, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Honoring this month's featured artists.

Mon, Jun 10, 9:00am - 9:30am
Children's Dept.
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Jun 10, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jun 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jun 10, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James

Mon, Jun 10, 2:00pm - 4:40pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 141 min., PG-13)

Mon, Jun 10, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Teen Department
Practice reading skills in small groups with teen Reading Buddies. Rising K-5th grades. Featuring special visits from Libby, the library dog. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Monday, June 3 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jun 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Lara Allen, owner of Nonprofit Navigators, teaches you everything about starting a nonprofit.

Mon, Jun 10, 6:00pm - 8:40pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 141 min., PG-13)

Mon, Jun 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Class introduces the basic features of Microsoft Word, a word processing application.
Registration opens Friday, May 24 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Jun 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Award-winning children's musician has you singing loud, jumping high and--most importantly--dreaming big!

Tue, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Award-winning children's musician has you singing loud, jumping high and--most importantly--dreaming big!

Tue, Jun 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Award-winning children's musician has you singing loud, jumping high and--most importantly--dreaming big!

Tue, Jun 11, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn the basics of stage combat with Red Mountain Theater. Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, June 4 2024 at 6:30pm

Wed, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Award-winning children's musician has you singing loud, jumping high and--most importantly--dreaming big!

Wed, Jun 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Award-winning children's musician has you singing loud, jumping high and--most importantly--dreaming big!

Wed, Jun 12, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Thu, Jun 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 7 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 7 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Simple and straightforward answers from Karen Haiflich

Thu, Jun 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Bring an outdoor pastime indoors with camping stories, skills and a hike through the library's terrain. Rising 1st-3rd grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, May 30 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Bring an outdoor pastime indoors with camping stories, skills and a hike through the library's terrain. Rising 1st-3rd grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, May 30 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn about energy efficiency and add value for the future.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Workshop ideas and playtest with enthusiasts!

Fri, Jun 14, 9:30am - 10:15am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy a brief storytime activity and open-ended play designed for 0 to 18-month-olds. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 8 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Fri, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(1945, 126 min., NR)

Fri, Jun 14, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Teen Department
Compete to see who can get through a level of a platforming video game first.

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza,Plaza Reading Room,Friends Meeting Room
Enjoy a vibrant showcase of African music and dance, alongside stunning performances from local choirs and musicians as well as crafts for kids.

Mon, Jun 17, 9:00am - 9:30am
Children's Dept.
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Jun 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
An amazing performance of hand balancing, plate spinning, trick cycling, foot juggling and ribbon dancing!

Mon, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
An amazing performance of hand balancing, plate spinning, trick cycling, foot juggling and ribbon dancing!

Mon, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Teen Department
Practice reading skills in small groups with teen Reading Buddies. Rising K-5th grades. Featuring special visits from Libby, the library dog. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Monday, June 10 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jun 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Brief introduction to Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Friday, May 24 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
An amazing performance of hand balancing, plate spinning, trick cycling, foot juggling and ribbon dancing!

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
An amazing performance of hand balancing, plate spinning, trick cycling, foot juggling and ribbon dancing!

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
An amazing performance of hand balancing, plate spinning, trick cycling, foot juggling and ribbon dancing!

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Grab a slice of pizza and play a round of pickleball with friends! Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 12 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Celebrate Juneteenth and sample African-American cuisine with Chef Timothy Powell. Registration required. 18+
Registration opens Tuesday, May 21 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 14 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Sponge paint tea towels to brighten your kitchen.
Registration opens Thursday, May 30 2024 at 10:30am

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 14 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn tricks to impress and amaze your family and friends. Rising 4th-6th grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, June 6 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Meeting Room
Meet for an interesting read, lots of stimulating conversation and coffee.

Thu, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn tricks to impress and amaze your family and friends. Rising 4th-6th grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, June 6 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza,Plaza Reading Room,Friends Meeting Room
Athens, Georgia based guitarist

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Fri, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Play through a one-off Dungeons and Dragons adventure. Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 14 2024 at 3:00pm

Fri, Jun 21, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
You are cordially invited to a Regency-era ball.
Registration opens Tuesday, May 21 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 1:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Create a sketch book or journal.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 22 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 24, 9:00am - 9:30am
Children's Dept.
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Jun 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jun 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jun 24, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James
Registration opens Saturday, May 25 2024 at 11:00am

Mon, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Teen Department
Practice reading skills in small groups with teen Reading Buddies. Rising K-5th grades. Featuring special visits from Libby, the library dog. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Monday, June 17 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jun 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your work and network with other aspiring writers.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Crash course in the fundamentals of Microsoft PowerPoint, a multimedia presentation application.
Registration opens Friday, May 24 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Jun 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Performing “No Show," a comic tapestry woven from physical comedy, mime, music, mask theatre, improvisation and circus arts

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Performing “No Show," a comic tapestry woven from physical comedy, mime, music, mask theatre, improvisation and circus arts

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Performing “No Show," a comic tapestry woven from physical comedy, mime, music, mask theatre, improvisation and circus arts

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room,Zoom Room 3
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Break into teams and participate in a photo scavenger hunt using Polaroid cameras. Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, June 18 2024 at 6:30pm

Wed, Jun 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Performing “No Show," a comic tapestry woven from physical comedy, mime, music, mask theatre, improvisation and circus arts

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Performing “No Show," a comic tapestry woven from physical comedy, mime, music, mask theatre, improvisation and circus arts

Wed, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Explore the Southeast’s imperiled river systems.

Thu, Jun 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Rising 1st-3rd graders use archeology skills to dig up some fun at the library! Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, June 13 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Rising 1st-3rd graders use archeology skills to dig up some fun at the library! Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, June 13 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Play for fun and prizes.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Sat, Jun 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Celebrate the Olympics with feats of athleticism fit for any seafaring pirate!

Sun, Jun 30, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Explore an awesome gaming genre.

Mon, Jul 01, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jul 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Tue, Jul 02, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 92mins., PG)

Wed, Jul 03, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Plaza Art Gallery
July 3 – August 15, 2024

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 92min., PG)

Fri, Jul 05, 9:30am - 10:15am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy a brief storytime activity and open-ended play designed for 0 to 18-month-olds. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Fri, Jul 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Play through a one-off Dungeons and Dragons adventure. Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 28 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jul 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Star Hallway
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jul 08, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James
Registration opens Saturday, June 8 2024 at 11:00am

Mon, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Teen Department
Practice reading skills in small groups with teen Reading Buddies. Rising K-5th grades. Featuring special visits from Libby, the library dog. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jul 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your work and network with other aspiring writers.

Mon, Jul 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 2:00pm

Mon, Jul 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Jul 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Sleight of hand magic and comedy for kids

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Sleight of hand magic and comedy for kids

Tue, Jul 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Sleight of hand magic and comedy for kids

Tue, Jul 09, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Participate in Great British Bake-Off themed food challenges. Rising 7-12 grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, July 2 2024 at 6:30pm

Wed, Jul 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Sleight of hand magic and comedy for kids

Wed, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Sleight of hand magic and comedy for kids

Wed, Jul 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza,Friends Meeting Room
Enjoy a night of Grateful Dead music.

Thu, Jul 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, July 5 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room,Zoom Room 2
Delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others.

Thu, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Meeting Room
Get ready for the water by decorating the perfect accessory!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2024 at 10:30am

Thu, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, July 5 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Thu, Jul 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Could you survive the eruption of Mount Vesuvius? Find out and learn more about this monumental event! Rising 4th-6th grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, June 27 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Could you survive the eruption of Mount Vesuvius? Find out and learn more about this monumental event! Rising 4th-6th grades. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, June 27 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Create your own Venetian mask while watching A Haunting in Venice (2023). Registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, June 11 2024 at 6:00pm

Thu, Jul 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Workshop ideas and playtest with enthusiasts!

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Sat, Jul 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations.

Sat, Jul 13, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Speak with members and see repair and restoration.

Sat, Jul 13, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Share your love of fiber arts!

Sat, Jul 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Online Program
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations.
Registration opens Saturday, June 8 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Exchange houseplants with others.

Sun, Jul 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Sunday afternoon book group for adults.

Sun, Jul 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Honoring this month's featured artists

Mon, Jul 15, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Star Hallway
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Adventure awaits at our summer storytime series for children under 5!

Mon, Jul 15, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 11:00am

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 123 min., PG-13)

Mon, Jul 15, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Teen Department
Practice reading skills in small groups with teen Reading Buddies. Rising K-5th grades. Featuring special visits from Libby, the library dog. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Monday, July 8 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jul 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(2023, 123 min., PG-13)

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Class introduces the basic features of Microsoft Word, a word processing application.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
With magic, merry mayhem and life-size dinosaurs - the audience takes trip through the Mesozoic era.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
With magic, merry mayhem and life-size dinosaurs - the audience takes trip through the Mesozoic era.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
With magic, merry mayhem and life-size dinosaurs - the audience takes trip through the Mesozoic era.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy outdoor games and snacks in the upper back parking lot. Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, July 9 2024 at 6:30pm

Wed, Jul 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
With magic, merry mayhem and life-size dinosaurs - the audience takes a trip through the Mesozoic era.

Wed, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
With magic, merry mayhem and life-size dinosaurs - the audience takes a trip through the Mesozoic era.

Wed, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Paint Alabama's official state flower.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 19 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, July 12 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn school readiness skills through movement and music. Ages 18-36 months. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, July 12 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Thu, Jul 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Rising 1st-3rd graders make their own works of art while learning about animals who live in the jungle! Individual registration required.
Registration opens Friday, July 5 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Find out how your living space could be affecting you and your family.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Rising 1st-3rd graders make their own work of art while learning about animals who live in the jungle! Registration required.
Registration opens Friday, July 5 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(1954, 96 min., NR)

Fri, Jul 19, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Play through a one-off Dungeons and Dragons adventure. Rising 7th-12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Friday, July 12 2024 at 3:00pm

Fri, Jul 19, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
After-hours board game fun!

Sat, Jul 20, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your work and network with other aspiring writers.

Sun, Jul 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza,Friends Meeting Room
Learn more about champagne and celebrate this summer's Paris Olympics! Registration required.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 22, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James
Registration opens Saturday, June 22 2024 at 11:00am

Mon, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Teen Department
Practice reading skills in small groups with teen Reading Buddies. Rising K-5th grades. Featuring special visits from Libby, the library dog. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Monday, July 15 2024 at 3:00pm

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Brief introduction to Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Celebrate this milestone with a party just for incoming Kindergarteners and their caregivers!

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn how the disease is staged, risk factors and more.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Create your own cross stitch pattern or use a guide to stitch your own.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 3 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Make unique necklaces using washers and nail polish.
Registration opens Thursday, July 4 2024 at 10:30am

Thu, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Meeting Room
Meet for an interesting read, lots of stimulating conversation and coffee.

Thu, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Trivia with a Sci-Fi/Fantasy twist

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put your might and your Percy Jackson knowledge to the test at Camp Half-Blood.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms,Plaza,Plaza Reading Room,The Library Theatre
Calling all nerds, geeks and fandoms for a day of SciFi/Fantasy PLUS so much more!

Sun, Jul 28, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Explore an awesome gaming genre.

Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2024 at 11:00am

Mon, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Crash course in the fundamentals of Microsoft PowerPoint, a multimedia presentation application.
Registration opens Friday, June 21 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room,Zoom Room 3
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room,Zoom Room 2
Delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others.

Sat, Aug 03, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Use pen and ink, plus brush pens as you learn the strokes. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 3 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 05, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Plaza Art Gallery
August 5 – September 30, 2024

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James
Registration opens Saturday, July 6 2024 at 11:00am

Canceled
Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.

Canceled
Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library
One-hour open lab for questions about computers and related technology issues.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Stop by the library for a free headshot!

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Decorate cute boxes to store your recipe cards.
Registration opens Thursday, July 18 2024 at 10:30am

Thu, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Workshop ideas and playtest with enthusiasts!

Fri, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(1960, 100 min., NR)

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations.

Sat, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Share your love of fiber arts!

Sat, Aug 10, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Online Program
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations.
Registration opens Saturday, July 13 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Aug 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Sunday afternoon book group for adults.

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James
Registration opens Saturday, July 13 2024 at 11:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your work and network with other aspiring writers.

Mon, Aug 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Class introduces the basic features of Microsoft Word, a word processing application.
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 2:00pm

Tue, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Go on an extravagant tour of the Netherlands without leaving the Hoover Library!

Thu, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Incorporate plants in every room of your home.

Fri, Aug 16, 9:00am - 5:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms,Friends Gallery,Public Kitchen,Southern Voices Gallery,Theatre Conference Room
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