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Jennifer Keeton

You’re Not in Trouble!

October 20, 2018

 FLORENCE-You’re not in trouble!…That is what the Florence -Lauderdale Public Library wants you to know.  Over the next couple weeks, if you bring back books, an alarm may go off as you walk through our new security gates. Don’t worry! Just return your books on the cart we have set up at the Circulation Desk. You […]


Poetry, Poison, and more in October

October 9, 2018

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library adds more events to the already jam-packed schedule for the month of October.   From Poetry to Doctors of Poision from the Vicrotia Era to information to help you stay healthy. Please note that the library will be closed October 15 & 16 for maintenance, so stock up on books and movies […]


Wayne Flynt, Medicare Help, and more in October at FLPL

September 30, 2018

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library have several special events in October.  Paying for College Saturday, September 29, 2:00 pm Our Teen Program is hosting a new college prep series, and in this first events. UNA financial aid counselors will be leading our discussion on how to pay for college. Teens, parents, and adults planning to go to […]


Free Medicare Help Session at FLPL

September 21, 2018

 FLORENCE-The library is hosting our first Medicare Help Session in October, in time for the October 15-December 7 enrollment period. Info is below. Thank you for helping us spread the word, so we can help more folks. Medicare Help Session Friday, October 5, 11:00 am Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Do you have Medicare or will soon […]


Historian Wayne Flynt to Discuss Alabama Culture and Harper Lee on October 2

September 16, 2018

 FLORENCE-Historian Wayne Flynt will discuss “The Richness of Alabama Culture and Harper Lee” on Tuesday, October 2 at 6:00 p.m. at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library. The presentation will feature two of Flynt’s latest books, ​Alabama: The History of a Deep South State, Bicentennial Edition ​ and ​Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee ​ . Both […]


Author Lisa Patton, Cookbook Sale, & Fall Vegetables All At FLPL In September

August 23, 2018

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has a plethora of event s scheduled for September.  Here are just a few of the fun,educational and interesting things the library has in store for you: Tickets are now on sale for An Evening with Lisa Patton! FLPL is hosting two events with popular southern author Lisa Patton! An Evening […]


Popular Southern Author Lisa Patton to Speak at FLPL

August 22, 2018

FLORENCE-​Popular Southern author Lisa Patton will visit Florence-Lauderdale Public Library on September 10 and 11 for two special events, one ticketed and one free. The ticketed event will be on Monday, September 10 at 5:30 pm. The $40 ticket will include dinner and a copy of  Patton’s latest book ​Rush​. A free event will take […]


Fall Gardening, Lisa Patton, and more all at FLPL

August 10, 2018

FLORENCE-See below for some of the great events coming up at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library in August and September. A Brief History of Education in Florence Sunday, August 12, 2:00 pm 2018 is Florence’s Bicentennial, and the focus for August is Education. In this event, City Historian Billy Ray Warren will provide a brief history […]


Harry Potter’s Birthday At Florence-Lauderdale Public Library July 28

July 26, 2018

FLORENCE-It’s the most magical day of the year! Join us at FLPL as we celebrate the 38th birthday of the Boy Who Lived. It’s a whole day of magical crafts, games, and fun for all ages! This year, we’ll have FREE butterbeer (while supplies last) sponsored by the generous wizards and witches over at Rivertown Coffee […]


Florence Library Celebrates Harry Potter’s Birthday

July 20, 2018

FLORENCE- The most magical day of the year is back at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library! On Saturday, July 28, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., the library will be hosting its seventh annual Harry Potter’s Birthday celebration. The day will be filled with crafts, games, trivia, costumes, and more. “Harry Potter’s Birthday is our biggest single-day event of […]


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