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|Library Hours |
Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday: 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm
Special Hours and Closings
Saturday, December 24, the Library is closed for Christmas Eve.
Sunday, December 25, the Library is closed for Christmas Day.
Sunday, January 1, 2012, the Library is closed for New Years Day.
Winter Markt at the Library
Saturday, December 3 and Sunday, December 4
When you're downtown visiting the Birmingham Winter Markt, be sure to stop by the Library to see what we have going on- from German Fairy Tales to crafts in the Youth Room and a mini-book sale by the Friends of the Library!
German Fairy Tales
Stories for the Whole Family
Saturday, December 3 at 10:30 a.m.
Sunday, December 4 at 2:00 p.m.
Philip Handleman presents
Flying Legends of World War II
Battle Connection: Born to Fly by Michael Ferrari
Wednesday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m.
Award-winning filmmaker, longtime pilot of a World War II vintage bi-plane, author of 22 aviation books, and photographer Philip Handleman will share his expertise with us, including the P-40 Warhawk.
Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Kindergarten-First Grade Book Party
Thursday, December 8 at 4:15 p.m.
It's Snow Time! Join us for after-school fun of stories, games, crafts & snacks.
Ruff Readers w/ Therapy Dogs International
Ages 6 and up
Tuesday,December 6 at 6:30 pm
Saturday, December 10 at 10:00 am
Read aloud to the best listener on earth - a specially trained dog from Therapy Dogs International.
|Winter Break 2011
Celebrate The Wizard of Oz
December 19 - January 3
Create a "Meet Dorothy and Her Friends" Craft
December 19 - December 23
Create a "Magic of Oz" Craft
December 26 - December 31
Oz Story Time
Lions, and Tigers, and Bears, OH MY!
Thursday, December 22 at 10:30 a.m.
Wizard of Oz with Mariah's Amazing Puppets
Wednesday, December 28 at 2:30 p.m.
Tickets available at Youth Desk December 1.
Meet Dorothy and her friends in this captivating, multi-media puppet show
and get a behind-the-scenes look at the work of a puppeteer!
Family Movie: "The Wizard of Oz"
Fri., Dec. 30 at 1:00 p.m.
Come, enjoy, sing along if you please and watch
this classic film with family and friends.