GADSDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY

MAIN BRANCH

Phone number:

256-549-4699

• 10 a.m. Thursday, Children’s Department; Story Time; “Take Care, Good Night” by Shelley Moore Thomas; ages 18 months to 5 years; ext. 118

• 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Teen Zone; Teen Craft Thursday; Book of Spells

• 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Lena Martin Room; Adult Anime Club; ages 18 and over; Brittany or Nicole, ext. 122

• 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Children’s Department; Funday Friday; engineer your own creation or complete a craft from the S.T.E.A.M. cart; ext. 118

• 3:30 p.m. Friday, Teen Zone; Free-day Friday; ext. 122 or nicole@gadsdenlibrary.org

• 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Lena Martin Room; Brunch with Books Book Club; “Black and White” by Ben Burgess Jr.; LaShunda at 256-549-4691 or Tallullah, ext. 102

• 3:30 p.m. Monday, Teen Zone; Teen Game Day; ext. 122 or nicole@gadsdenlibrary.org

• 3:30 p.m. Monday, Children’s Department; Lego Club; Legos provided, donations welcome; ext. 118

• 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Children’s Department; GPL Grows Nature Club; Pumpkins; ext. 118

• 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Teen Zone; Teen Movie Night; ext. 122 or nicole@gadsdenlibrary.org

• 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Lena Martin Room; Tea & Togetherness Book Club; “You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me” by Sherman Alexie; Amanda, ext. 105, or Carol, ext. 107

• 6 p.m. Tuesday, Pitman Theatre; Stars Fell on Alabama film series; 256-547-8696 or 256-546-2886

• 10 a.m. Wednesday, Children's Department; Little Movers; participate in circle time, songs, finger plays and more; children six to 24 months; ext. 118

• 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Computer Classroom; Microsoft Power Point; limited to 12 people; $5 refundable deposit; current free and clear library card required; ext. 119

• 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Teen Zone; Teen Wildcard Wednesdays; poetry of Edgar Allan Poe; ext. 122 or nicole@gadsdenlibrary.org

• 10 a.m. Oct. 19, Children’s Department; Story Time; “The Crocodile and the Scorpion” by Rebecca Emberley; ages 18 months to 5 years; ext. 118

• 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 19, Lena Martin Room; Young at Heart Coloring Club; Craig, ext. 120

• 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 19, Teen Zone; Pumpkin Treats for Humane Society

 

HOYT WARSHAM ALABAMA CITY BRANCH

Phone number:

256-549-4688

• 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, Movies; popcorn and drinks provided

• 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Beginning Crochet and Knitting

• 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Children’s Movies; popcorn and drink provided

• 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Jewelry Making Circle; participants must bring supplies

• 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; Stitching Time; beginners welcome

 

EAST GADSDEN BRANCH

Phone number:

256-549-4691

• 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Geniuses in the Making Club, introducing children to science, technology, engineering, arts and math; The Bouba-kiki Effect

• Noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Color and Calm Down; adult coloring club; coloring pages, crayons, markers and colored pencils proviced

• 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Beginning Crochet

• 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Tiny Tot Time, “Fairies Fart” by Jennifer Stinson and Rebecca Ashdown; infants to age 5; coloring sheet to coordinate with story will be provided

• 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sewing School; ages 18 and up; seats limited, registration required; participants must bring patterns, material and supplies; sewing machines will be available

 

ATTALLA PUBLIC LIBRARY

Phone number:

256-538-9266

• Noon, third Thursday of each month, Readers and Writers Club, conference room

 

GLENCOE PUBLIC LIBRARY

Phone number:

256-459-4285

• Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

• 1 p.m. fourth Thursday each month, Book Club meeting

• The library now has access to Ancestry

 

HOKES BLUFF PUBLIC LIBRARY

Phone number:

256-492-9846

• 9 a.m. Thursday, Story Time for Kids

• Volunteers willing to lead a book club, help out with programs around the library or start hobby clubs to be hosted in its auditorium are needed. Anyone interested in helping is asked to call and ask for Alexandria Sims. Inquiries also may be emailed to hbcpl@hokesblufflibrary.org.

• The library now has free access to FOLD 3 as well as Ancestry and Heritage Quest. Come and research your ancestry for free.

 

RAINBOW CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY

Phone number:

256-442-8477

• 3:15 p.m. to 4 p.m. third Wednesdays, Origami Club, ages 8 and up

• 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. second and fourth Mondays, Lego Club; ages 4 and up; Legos provided, donations welcome

• Noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Adult Knitting Group

• 11 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Storytime for Kids

• 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 19. Art Night; make a scratch art mask

 

SOUTHSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY

Phone number:

256-442-6217

• Hours, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to noon Friday

 

WESTSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY

Phone number:

205-589-6699

• Hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays

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