Press Release - Detail
For immediate release Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Roy L. Williams            
Director of Public Relations        
Birmingham Public Library             
Phone: (205) 226-3746 cell (205) 568-0067            

Birmingham’s 7 neighborhood libraries resume Daylight Saving Time operating hours on March 12, 2018

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama—All seven of the Birmingham Public Library (BPL) System’s neighborhood libraries are ending their winter hours and resuming a normal operating schedule beginning Monday, March 12, 2018. 

The change comes as Daylight Saving Time resumes on Sunday, March 11. BPL’s neighborhood libraries are East Ensley, Ensley, Inglenook, North Avondale, Powderly, Woodlawn and Wylam.

The hours of operation will be as follows in the seven neighborhood libraries: 
•    Mondays and Tuesdays, 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. 
•    Wednesdays, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
•    Thursdays and Fridays, 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. until 6 p.m.
•    Closed on Saturdays and Sundays 

The neighborhood libraries will maintain this operating schedule until clocks fall back in the fall of 2018. Operating hours for all other libraries within the Birmingham system will not change. For a complete list of hours for all locations, please visit

For additional information about the programs and services of the Birmingham Public Library, visit our website at and be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter @BPL. The mission of Birmingham Public Library is to provide the highest quality library experience to our community for life-long learning, cultural enrichment, and enjoyment. This system—with 19 locations and serving the community for over 130 years—is one of the largest library systems in 
the Southeast.
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