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Contact:  Chanda Temple, Director of Public Relations
Birmingham Public Library                   
Phone: (205) 444-9279 (cell)

March 3 Marks Start of Spring/Summer Hours for Six Birmingham Libraries  

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ­– (Feb. 26, 2014) Six libraries within the Birmingham Public Library system will return to spring/summer hours, beginning Monday, March 3. The change is being done in preparation for Daylight Savings Time, which will take place on Sunday, March 9.

The neighborhood libraries are:
East Ensley, 900 14th St., Ensley 
Ensley, 1201 25th St., Ensley 
North Avondale, 501 43rd St. N. 
Powderly, 3301 Jefferson Ave. SW.
Woodlawn, 5709 First Ave. N. 
Wylam, 4300 Seventh Ave., Wylam

The new hours will be Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 6 p.m.  Wednesday hours will be 1 to 6 p.m. They are closed on the weekends.
Currently, winter hours for these six libraries are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday hours are 1 to 5 p.m. They are closed on the weekends.

Renovations continue at the Inglenook Library, a neighborhood library that has temporarily moved its location to the Inglenook Rec Center, 4016 37th Ave. N.  That library rec location is open 1 to 6 p.m., Monday – Friday. They are closed on weekends.

Hours for all other libraries within the Birmingham system will not change. For a complete list of hours for all locations, please visit
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