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Hoover library spring book sale-3

Photo courtesy of Anissa Copes/Hoover Public Library

Library staff and volunteers have been setting out thousands of used books for sale Friday and Saturday. more

Apr 27, 2017 10:44 PM News

Rebecca Wells 2-24-17

Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/Hoover Public Library

The New York Times bestselling author and actress performed the roles of three characters in her novels to a sold-out audience at the Hoover Library Theatre. more

Feb 24, 2017 11:55 PM People/Places

Rebecca Wells

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library

Tickets for the Saturday authors conference at the 2017 Southern Voices Festival also are selling briskly. more

Jan 10, 2017 11:53 AM News

Rebecca Wells 2015

Photo courtesy of Middle Tennessee State University

The festival is a celebration of writing, music and art. This year's headliner is author and actress Rebecca Wells. more

Jan 5, 2017 2:30 PM News

Amanda Borden 11-8-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

She hopes to make the library even more of a community hub and wants to consider the idea of library branches again. more

Dec 26, 2016 1:56 PM People/Places

Linda Andrews Library Plaza

Photo by Jon Anderson

The celebration will be in the Library Plaza and is open to the public. more

Dec 7, 2016 5:34 PM News

Michael Krawcheck

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library

Michael Krawcheck, who has served on the board for 20 years, is stepping down at age 77 to allow someone new to learn the ropes. more

Dec 7, 2016 10:21 AM News

Rebecca Wells

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library

The 25th anniversary edition of Southern Voices will include more authors than usual. more

Nov 28, 2016 4:29 PM People/Places

Amanda Borden 11-8-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Borden, who has been an assistant director at the Hoover Public Library the past 10 years, will replace Linda Andrews when she retires at the end of this year. more

Nov 8, 2016 9:40 PM News

Marc Cohn, Molly Ringwald, Phil Vassar

Photos provided by Hoover Library Theatre

They're part of a 25th anniversary lineup of returning acts. more

Aug 10, 2016 7:50 PM People/Places

Southern Voices 2016 Baszile 3

Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/Hoover Public Library

Seven writers share fears, joys of giving birth to stories more

Feb 28, 2016 3:31 AM People/Places

alan doyle

Photo courtesy of Missing Piece Group.

Alan Doyle has traveled all over the world, but he has only made two stops in Alabama in his 23 years as a musician. more

Feb 22, 2016 4:01 PM People/Places

Erik Larson

Photo courtesy of Benjamin Benschneider

Hoover Public Library officials expect strong demand to see and hear this year’s lineup. more

Jan 7, 2016 11:10 AM News

Chelsea Public Library

File photo

Various buildings and cities have different plans. more

Dec 29, 2015 9:36 AM News

Star Wars Episode 4 screen shot

Still shot from original movie trailer

Episodes 4-6 will be shown at the Hoover Library Theatre. more

Dec 9, 2015 2:16 PM News

North Shelby Library

Photo from North Shelby Library website

Here's the rundown on when various buildings will be closed: more

Nov 24, 2015 5:38 PM News

Most people likely have seen some version of Charles Dickens’ famous “A Christmas Carol” story before, but probably not quite like the version to be presented Dec. 3-5 at the Hoover Library Theatre. more

Nov 23, 2015 7:19 PM People/Places

Erik Larson

Photo courtesy of Benjamin Benschneider

Library officials also tonight unveiled their full lineup for the 2016 authors conference. more

Oct 13, 2015 9:56 PM News

The event, which typically draws a large crowd, will include a Hoover City School choir performance, a Christmas sing-a-long, a snow play area and light refreshments. more

Dec 2, 2013 5:57 PM News

The Hoover Public Library, in conjunction with the City of Hoover, will hold a weeklong celebration for those serving our country from Nov. 3-11. more

Oct 29, 2013 7:24 PM News

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