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Registration opens:
August 01st, 2024

Calligraphy Class

Pennsylvania Dutch/Amish Design & Alphabet

2024-09-07 12:00:00 2024-09-07 16:00:00 America/Chicago Calligraphy Class Create "memory art" using templates for a house blessing, nameplate or family tree. Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms

Saturday, September 07
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-09-07 12:00:00 2024-09-07 16:00:00 America/Chicago Calligraphy Class Create "memory art" using templates for a house blessing, nameplate or family tree. Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms

Hoover Public Library

Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms

Create "memory art" using templates for a house blessing, nameplate or family tree.

Founding member Jim Davis presents how to create “memory art” based on the broad edge pen calligraphy of the Pennsylvania Dutch/Amish style.

This class is presented by the Birmingham Calligraphy Guild (BCG) and sponsored by the Hoover Public Library. Registration and supplies for your first class are free.

The BCG and HPL ask that you join the Guild for subsequent classes to allow more patrons the opportunity to attend. Annual dues are $25.

Must be 18 yrs or older to attend all calligraphy classes.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Birmingham Calligraphy Guild

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Learn | Create |

TAGS: | Calligraphy | art |

Hoover Public Library

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

Hours

Hoover Public Library

Mon, Jul 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 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

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Thu, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
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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
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Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
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Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 6:00pm
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Sun, Jul 28, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
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Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 12:15pm
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Mon, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Crash course in the fundamentals of Microsoft PowerPoint, a multimedia presentation application
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Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
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Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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meeting for audit review

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.
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Mon, Aug 05, All day
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Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
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Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
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Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Thu, Aug 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Thu, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Fri, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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Sat, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Sat, Aug 10, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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Sun, Aug 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Sun, Aug 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The basics with Frannie James

Mon, Aug 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Mon, Aug 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Class introduces the basic features of Microsoft Word, a word processing application.
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Tue, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
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Thu, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Fri, Aug 16, 9:00am - 5:30pm
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Sat, Aug 17, 10:00am - 5:30pm
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Mon, Aug 19, 11:00am - 12:15pm
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Mon, Aug 19, 2:00pm - 4:35pm
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Mon, Aug 19, 6:00pm - 8:35pm
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Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Tue, Aug 20, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
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Wed, Aug 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Thu, Aug 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Sat, Aug 24, 10:30am - 12:00pm
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Sun, Aug 25, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
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Mon, Aug 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Mon, Aug 26, 11:00am - 12:15pm
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Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Tue, Aug 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Wed, Aug 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Wed, Aug 28, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
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Tue, Sep 03, All day
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Tue, Sep 03, 9:30am - 10:00am
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Tue, Sep 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Tue, Sep 03, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
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Tue, Sep 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Wed, Sep 04, 9:30am - 10:00am
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Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Thu, Sep 05, 3:30pm - 3:45pm
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Thu, Sep 05, 3:50pm - 4:05pm
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Thu, Sep 05, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
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Thu, Sep 05, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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Thu, Sep 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
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Put on your PJs and enjoy songs and stories for the whole family!

Fri, Sep 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy a dog-themed storytime featuring our facility dog, Libby! Ages 2-5. Registration required.
Registration opens Friday, August 23 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Sep 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Sat, Sep 07, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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Sat, Sep 07, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
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Sat, Sep 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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Sun, Sep 08, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
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Sun, Sep 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
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Mon, Sep 09, 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 Tuesday, September 3 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms,Friends Gallery,Public Kitchen
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Mon, Sep 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Sep 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Mon, Sep 09, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
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Mon, Sep 09, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
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Tue, Sep 10, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
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Tue, Sep 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
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Tue, Sep 10, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Tue, Sep 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Trade art supplies and create something new.

Tue, Sep 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
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Registration opens Tuesday, August 27 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Sep 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Thu, Sep 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
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Registration opens Thursday, August 22 2024 at 10:30am

Thu, Sep 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
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Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2024 at 11:00am

Thu, Sep 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
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Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2024 at 1:00pm

Thu, Sep 12, 3:30pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 12, 3:50pm - 4:05pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 12, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put on your PJs and enjoy songs and stories for the whole family!

Thu, Sep 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
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Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2024 at 6:30pm

Thu, Sep 12, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
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Rob Alley led band plays avant-classic jazz.

Fri, Sep 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Join us at East 59's flagship cafe in Lee Branch and enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!

Fri, Sep 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Sat, Sep 14, 10:00am - 11:30am
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Sat, Sep 14, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
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Sun, Sep 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Sun, Sep 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Mon, Sep 16, 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 Tuesday, September 10 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Sep 16, 2:00pm - 3:35pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(1988, 92 min., PG)

Mon, Sep 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
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Mon, Sep 16, 6:00pm - 7:35pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
(1988, 92 min., PG)

Tue, Sep 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 11 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 11 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 17, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Tue, Sep 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
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Registration opens Tuesday, September 3 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
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Wed, Sep 18, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
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Wed, Sep 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Thu, Sep 19, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
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Thu, Sep 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put on your PJs and enjoy songs and stories for the whole family!

Fri, Sep 20, 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, Sep 21, 10:30am - 10:45am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, September 7 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Share your literary work and network with other aspiring writers.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:50am - 11:05am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, September 7 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Sep 21, 11:15am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, September 7 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Sep 22, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Explore an awesome gaming genre.

Mon, Sep 23, 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 Tuesday, September 17 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Sep 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Listen, laugh and learn! One story prompts lots of hands-on S.T.E.A.M. activities designed for 3 to 8-year-olds.

Tue, Sep 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 18 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 18 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 24, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Tue, Sep 24, 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, Sep 25, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Thu, Sep 26, 3:30pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, September 12 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 26, 3:50pm - 4:05pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, September 12 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 26, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, September 12 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 26, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put on your PJs and enjoy songs and stories for the whole family!

Fri, Sep 27, 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!

Sun, Sep 29, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Learn about the science of beer. 21+, ID required
Registration opens Friday, August 30 2024 at 6:00pm

Mon, Sep 30, 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 Tuesday, September 24 2024 at 9:00am

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

Mon, Sep 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Listen, laugh and learn! One story prompts lots of hands-on S.T.E.A.M. activities designed for 3 to 8-year-olds.

Mon, Sep 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn from Financial Advisor David LeCompte.

Tue, Oct 01, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 25 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 25 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 01, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Tue, Oct 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Name brand or store brand, what will come out on top? Sample various versions of different snack foods and pick your winner. Grades 7 - 12. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, September 17 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 02, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Oct 02, 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 18 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 02, 5:50pm - 6:05pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 18 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 02, 6:15pm - 6:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 18 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Oct 03, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Plaza Art Gallery
October 3 – November 24, 2024

Thu, Oct 03, 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, Oct 03, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put on your PJs and enjoy songs and stories for the whole family!

Fri, Oct 04, 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, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Join us for songs, stories and more!

Sat, Oct 05, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Learn about pointed pen techniques and try your hand at new creative skills.
Registration opens Sunday, September 1 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Oct 07, 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 Tuesday, October 1 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Oct 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms,Friends Gallery,Public Kitchen
Business meeting and program. 444-7840

Mon, Oct 07, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Oct 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Listen, laugh and learn! One story prompts lots of hands-on S.T.E.A.M. activities designed for 3 to 8-year-olds.

Mon, Oct 07, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
A zombie film series double feature! 17+, ID required

Mon, Oct 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your literary work and network with other aspiring writers.

Tue, Oct 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 2 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 2 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 08, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Tue, Oct 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
La Sabrosita
Adults who love kid lit treat themselves to delicious book talks with Katie Jane.

Wed, Oct 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Oct 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Oct 09, 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 25 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 09, 5:50pm - 6:05pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 25 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 09, 6:15pm - 6:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, September 25 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza,Friends Meeting Room,Plaza Reading Room
Fingerstyle guitarist makes his Hoover debut.

Thu, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
The East 59 Café - Lee Branch - East 59 Event Room
Weave a Jack O' Lantern design using wood, nails, and thread.
Registration opens Thursday, September 26 2024 at 10:30am

Thu, Oct 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Learn about the science and technology behind Sloss Furnace. Grades K - 6. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, October 3 2024 at 11:00am

Thu, Oct 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Simple and straightforward answers from Karen Haiflich

Thu, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Play through a one-off Dungeons and Dragons adventure. 7th - 12th grades. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, October 3 2024 at 6:00pm

Thu, Oct 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put on your PJs and enjoy songs and stories for the whole family!

Thu, Oct 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
Weave a Jack O'Lantern design using wood, nails and thread.
Registration opens Thursday, September 26 2024 at 6:30pm

Fri, Oct 11, All day
Hoover Public Library - Children's Department
Discover the nocturnal world with this interactive display in the children's department.

Fri, Oct 11, 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, Oct 11, 8:00pm - 10:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Shake the dirt off that sequined high-low gown and shamble on over for a Zombie Prom with a pulse!

Sat, Oct 12, All day
Hoover Public Library - Children's Department
Discover the nocturnal world with this interactive display in the children's department.

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

Sat, Oct 12, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Share your love of fiber arts!

Sat, Oct 12, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Online Program
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations.
Registration opens Thursday, September 12 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Oct 13, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Southern Voices Gallery,Shakespeare Room
See handmade wood creations by local artisans.

Sun, Oct 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Meeting Room
Sunday afternoon book club for adults

Sun, Oct 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Honoring this month's featured artists

Mon, Oct 14, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Southern Voices Gallery,Shakespeare Room
See handmade wood creations by local artisans.

Mon, Oct 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 Tuesday, October 8 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Oct 14, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Oct 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Listen, laugh and learn! One story prompts lots of hands-on S.T.E.A.M. activities designed for 3 to 8-year-olds.

Mon, Oct 14, 6:30pm - 8:10pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
A zombie film series

Tue, Oct 15, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Southern Voices Gallery,Shakespeare Room
See handmade wood creations by local artisans.

Tue, Oct 15, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 9 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 9 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 15, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Tue, Oct 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Brew your own delicious concoctions with our different "potion" ingredients. Grades 5 - 7. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 1 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 15, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Allen Board Room
Library Board Meetings normally meets the third Tuesday of each month.

Tue, Oct 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Discover more about bats and other nocturnal animals.

Wed, Oct 16, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Southern Voices Gallery,Shakespeare Room
See handmade wood creations by local artisans.

Wed, Oct 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Oct 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Thu, Oct 17, All day
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery,Southern Voices Gallery,Shakespeare Room
See handmade wood creations by local artisans.

Thu, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
See handmade wood creations by local artisans.

Thu, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Put on your PJs and enjoy songs and stories for the whole family!

Thu, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Play for fun and prizes.

Fri, Oct 18, 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, Oct 19, 10:30am - 10:45am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 5 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Oct 19, 10:50am - 11:05am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 5 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Oct 19, 11:15am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 5 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Oct 21, 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 Tuesday, October 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Oct 21, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Mon, Oct 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Listen, laugh and learn! One story prompts lots of hands-on S.T.E.A.M. activities designed for 3 to 8-year-olds.

Mon, Oct 21, 6:30pm - 7:50pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
A zombie film series. 17+, ID required

Tue, Oct 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 16 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Enjoy stories and songs for 18 to 36-month-olds! Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 16 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 22, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Circulation Lobby
Meet our facility dog, Libby.

Tue, Oct 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Grab your glitter and glue gun and make creepy creations out of old puppets and dolls. Grades 7 - 12. Individual registration required.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 8 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Oct 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Dance and play in this interactive movement storytime for children 4 and under!

Wed, Oct 23, 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 9 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 23, 5:50pm - 6:05pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 9 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 23, 6:15pm - 6:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Youth Program Room
Reluctant readers are invited to read to our facility dog, Libby, in order to build confidence and strengthen skills. Must be able to read independently. Registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 9 2024 at 9:00am