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Jennifer Keeton

A Few Fun Events From FLPL For April

April 4, 2018

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has several events set for April. NOTE: The library will close at 5:00 pm on Thursday, April 12 for a special event.  Poetry Reading: Two-Face God by Jason McCall Wednesday, April 4, 6:00 pm Jason McCall, poet and UNA Assistant Professor of English, will visit FLPL to perform a reading and lead a discussion on his new […]


Poetry Reading with UNA professor Jason McCall At FLPL

March 20, 2018

In honor of National Poetry Month in April, the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will be hosting a poetry reading with UNA professor Jason McCall. Poetry Reading: Two-Face God by Jason McCall Wednesday, April 4, 6:00 pm Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Jason McCall, poet and UNA Assistant Professor of English, will visit FLPL to perform a reading and discussion his […]


A great event for Women’s History Month

February 27, 2018

FLORENCE-A great event schedued at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library to hep celebrate Women’s History Month: “The Greatest Business Woman in the World”: The Incredible Story of Ella Rawls Reader, with Dr. George Robb Thursday, March 15, 5:30 pm Florence-Lauderdale Public Library In celebration of Women’s History Month, Dr. George Robb will visit FLPL to present […]


March events at FLPL

February 25, 2018

FLORENCE-It is going to be a busy month at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library.   There will be events where you get your hands dirtyor you can color away the stress. Also in March there will be a talk on “This Woman’s World: Saints, Educators, and Activists—A Snapshot of Local Women’s Work” . Get Dirty at the […]


Find Teen Sitters, Tutors at Library Event

February 23, 2018

FLORENCE-Shoals residents looking for babysitters, pet-sitters, or tutors will have an opportunity to meet local students they can hire at the Teens Lend a Hand event. The event will be at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library on Saturday, March 3, from 10am-2pm. Teens who offer these services, including babysitters certified through the American Red Cross, will be […]


Black Panther discussion and Amazing Alabama event at FLPL

February 11, 2018

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will end Black History Month with a Black Panther film disccussion and a workshop and talk about the Amazing Alabama Coloring Book will kick off events for March. Black Panther Film Discussion Tuesday, February 27, 5:30 pm Florence-Lauderdale Public Library A panel of scholars from the University of North Alabama will lead […]


Celebrate Black History Month At FLPL

February 3, 2018

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has a jam packed month of events set to celebrate Black History Month. Derrick Davis Art Exhibit: From Africa to African American February 1-28 Throughout the month of February, FLPL will be displaying the artwork of Derrick Davis, in a collection called From Africa to African American. The exhibit is on […]


Black History Month Programs at FLPL

January 27, 2018

FLORENCE-Black History Month programs at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library; we have a really strong series this year. Check out the events and programs and help FLPL celebrate Black History Month. Mr. Handy’s Blues Screening with Dr. Carlos Handy Saturday, February 3, 1:00-3:00 pm Dr. Carlos Handy (grandson of Musician, Songwriter and Composer, Mr. W. C. Handy) presents […]


Postcards… Hula Hoops….Get Out Of Town…All At FLPL

January 12, 2018

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has a host of fun and educational events scheduled for the rest of January including an exhibit featuring postcards of Alabama historical buildings from the Wade Hall Postcards collection. The exhibit is on display throughout the month of January on the second floor of the library. The exhibit was created by Troy […]


Sign Up for January Computer Classes At FLPL

December 20, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library are offering Computer & Technology Classes in January 2018. All classes are free, though registration is required due to limited seating. You may register by contacting 256-764-6564 ext. 27 or you may email classes@flpl.org. Beginner Series Computer Basics Thursday, January 4, 1:00-2:30 pm Users will become familiar with basic power on and shutdown, […]


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