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Jennifer Keeton

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: […]


WWI, School Bus Stories, Spider-Man, and more! Check It All Out At FLPL

July 7, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has a little of everything and something for everyone this summer.  Be sure to check out all that the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has to offer. Remembering the Great War: Alabama and World War I Exhibit on display through July 21 This exhibit, commemorating the centennial anniversary of World War I, tells […]


Hot Times At FLPL In July!

June 29, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has some HOT events set up for the month of July.  Here are just a few of the fun things you can do at the FLPL: Book Talk/Signing – Mr. Brandon’s Bus: What I Heard on the Way to School by Tom Brandon Thursday, July 13, 11:30 am Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Come […]


Celebrate 20 Years of Harry Potter at FLPL on June 30!

June 21, 2017

FLORENCE–Celebrate 20 Years of Harry Potter on Friday, June 30 from 1:00 until 9:00 at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library. Our most magical day of the year is back! This year, we’ll be joining Potter fans around the world in celebrating the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Sorceror’s Stone. We’ll have trivia, crafts, […]


The Collaboratory At FLPL Summer Programs

May 22, 2017

FLORENCE-The Collaboratory at FLPL has announced the summer schedule of events. The fun will begin in June.Be sure to mark your calendars! Collaboratory Schedule Summer 2017 All sessions are free. Seating is limited and is filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Register by calling 256-764-6564 ext. 37 or by emailing james@flpl.org 3D Printing Series In […]


Two programs presenting images of Alabama History at FLPL

May 12, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will host two Sunday afternoon programs in June that will explore Alabama history through images. Book Talk/Signing: Forgotten Alabama with Glenn Wills Sunday, June 4, 2:00 pm Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Photographer Glenn Wills will visit FLPL to discuss and share images from his photography book Forgotten Alabama. In his book, Glenn […]


Storytelling, Women in Agriculture, MacBooks Classes, and more

May 11, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has several events scheduled to round out the month of May. MacBook Series: Files, Folders, and Finder Thursday, May 11, 1:00-2:30 pm FLPL Reading Room Have a MacBook but need some help learning to use it? Bring your MacBook for this computer class series. In this class, we will introduce you to […]


Reader Riot Book Festival Brings Authors, Book Fun to Florence

April 23, 2017

FLORENCE– The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library is ready to riot, but it just might be the nerdiest riot you’ve ever heard of. That’s because the library, along with a committee of community volunteers, is hosting the Reader Riot, a free two-day book festival featuring dozens of authors, vendors, and activities. The Reader Riot will take place […]


FLPL to Host Earth Science Exhibit and Series in April and May

March 13, 2017

FLORENCE –  Just in time for Earth Month, Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will be hosting an exhibit and series all about the planet Earth. Explore Earth: Our Changing Planet will be on display at FLPL from April 1 through May 20 and includes interactive activities related to climate, ecosystems, and more. While the exhibit is on display, […]


Flashback Florence Scanning Day At FLPL Coming Soon!

March 2, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library has planned several days for ‘Flashback Florence Scanning Day’.  Basically, FLPL is  inviting people to be part of their Bicentennial project by bringing family photos and documents to be scanned.  This Scanning Day is just the first of several.  So look for more to come in the near future if you cannot […]


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