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Jennifer Keeton

Friends Bookstore Half Price Sale

October 19, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has many  services and programs  funded by the  Friends of the Library organization.  Please consider this fine group when making purchases for gifts. Friends Half Price Sale Friday, October 27-Sunday, November 5 Friends Bookstore (inside Florence-Lauderdale Public Library) Support your library while getting great deals on used books, movies, music, and […]


Renaissance, Wonder Woman, and more this October AT FLPL

October 3, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has a plethra of events sechudelled for October.  Some are fun and some are interesting but be sure of one thing….allwill make you think and allow you to learn.  Visit the library today! Indigenous People’s Day Presentation Thursday, October 5, 6:00 pm 1st floor Colonnade The Shoals Indigenous People’s Day Coalition […]


Women Heroes and Villains series at FLPL

September 17, 2017

FLORENCE-FLPL is partnering with the UNA English Department and the UNA Center for Women’s Studies to host a series call Women Heroes and Villains in October. Information for the three events in the series is below. I will be out of the office for the next week and a half, but I’ll be checking my email periodically. […]


Author Debra H. Goldstein, Gardening, & Oka Kapassa….Coming To Florence-Lauderdale Public Library

September 6, 2017

FLORENCE-Don’t forget about these events coming up in the next two weeks at the Florence-Lauderdale Pubic Library where learning is fun and fun is learning. Get Dirty at the Library: Seed Saving Thursday, September 7, 11:30 am Tired of buying the same seeds and plants every year? Frustrated that you can’t always find the exact variety […]


Florence​ ​Library​ ​to​ ​End​ ​Overdue​ ​Fines​ ​on​ ​Kid​ ​and​ ​Teen​ ​Books

August 24, 2017

FLORENCE-If​ ​your​ ​family​ ​checks​ ​out​ ​children’s​ ​and​ ​young​ ​adult​ ​books at​ ​Florence-Lauderdale​ ​Public​ ​Library,​ ​your​ ​life​ ​is​ ​about​ ​to​ ​get​ ​a​ ​little​ ​easier.​ ​Beginning September​ ​5,​ ​the​ ​library​ ​will​ ​no​ ​longer​ ​charge​ ​overdue​ ​fines​ ​on​ ​any​ ​materials​ ​in​ ​the​ ​children’s and​ ​young​ ​adult​ ​departments. It’s​ ​a​ ​change​ ​that​ ​library​ ​staff​ ​members​ ​believe​ ​will​ ​remove​ ​one​ […]


Upcoming Events At FLPL

August 19, 2017

  FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has some fun activities coming up next week as well as some spots left in the Ready Set Ready! program for pre-schoolers.     Book Talk/Signing – Surviving the System: The Life of a Foster Child by Shameka Pointer Saturday, August 19, 1:00 pm Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Author Shameka Pointer […]


September events at FLPL

August 17, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will be presenting two events to round out their September lineup. An Afternoon with Mystery Author Debra H. Goldstein Sunday, September 17, 2:00 pm Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Mystery lovers are invited for a fun afternoon with mystery writer Debra H. Goldstein! Debra draws on her experiences as a judge and litigator—and […]


Fall gardening series at FLPL…Let’s All Get Dirty At The Library!

August 9, 2017

FLORENCE-Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will present another series in their Get Dirty at the Library gardening program. Their fall series will be on Thursday at 11:30 am, from August 31-September 21. Here is just a peek at what you can expect at Get Dirty at the Library this fall! Get Dirty at the Library: Fall Vegetable Gardening Thursday, August 31, 11:30 am Florence-Lauderdale […]


August Events And An Eclipse Too All From Florence-Lauderdale Public Library

August 2, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has several events scheduled for August including two events heralding the August 21 Total Solar Eclipse. The Eclipse Is Coming! – with Dr. Mel Blake Wednesday, August 16, 11:30 am Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Get ready for the total solar eclipse, which is coming up on Monday, August 21! Dr. Mel Blake, Director […]


Handy Fest, WWI, & Genealogy All At FLPL

July 19, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will finish off July with  the Music of Handy Fest, WWI, & Genealogy.  There will be a little of something for everyone. Join us this month for history and genealogy,  and for free music events during  the W.C. Handy Music Festival!   Florence, Muscle Shoals, and the Impact of World War I: […]


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