On The Blog
  • Uncommon Grace: The Life of Flannery O'Connor Screening
    What: Screening of Uncommon Grace: The Life of Flannery O'Connor; Q&A with filmmaker Bridget Kurt to follow
    When: Saturday, March 24, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
    Where: Central Library/Arrington Auditorium
    Admittance: Free and open to the pub
    2018-02-20
  • Kanopy's Special Black History Month Collection Highlights African American Struggles and Achievements
    Kanopy's special Black History Month collection of independent movies and documentaries runs the gamut of African American interests, including topics on history, music, the arts, racism, media representation, identity in the African American communi
    2018-02-19
  • Southern History Book of the Month: Researching African American Genealogy in Alabama: A Resource Guide
    by Mary Anne Ellis, Southern History Department, Central Library
    Researching African American Genealogy in Alabama: A Resource Guide
    Frazine K. Taylor
    Foreword by Dr. James M. Rose
    Researching your family history can be complex at th
    2018-02-19
  • Begin the Day: The Fifteenth Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Lecture – "The First White Flight: Industrial Pollution and Racial Segregation in Birmingham"
    What: Begin the Day: The Fifteenth Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Lecture – "The First White Flight: Industrial Pollution and Racial Segregation in Birmingham"
    When: Sunday, February 25, 3:00 p.m.
    Where: Avondale Regional Branch
    2018-02-16
  • Free Computer Classes in March at Central Library
    The March computer class schedule is available. All classes are free but registration is required. For class descriptions and to register online, visit the Birmingham Public Library events calendar or call the Computer Commons Department at 205-226-3
    2018-02-15
  • Opening Reception for Textures of Jazz Exhibit Scheduled for February 15 at Central Library
    An  opening reception featuring live music will be held Thursday, February 15, from noon to 2:00 p.m., in the Central Library's Fourth Floor Gallery for Textures of Jazz, Threads of Change, the new art exhibit on display in the gallery through M
    2018-02-15
  • Soundtrack for a Revolution to Be Shown at Titusville Library During Black History Month
    by Amanda Jenkins, Titusville Branch Library
    Now is an excellent time to take advantage of the many Black History Month programs that are being offered at the Birmingham Public Library. On Monday, February 19, at 11:00 a.m., the Titusville Branch
    2018-02-15
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