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Homewood Public library

1721 Oxmoor Road
205-332-6600

Mission Statement
The Homewood Public Library provides materials and services to help community residents obtain information to meet their personal, cultural, educational, and professional needs.

The Homewood Public Library encourages young children's interests and appreciation for reading and learning. The library provides a broad range of current, high-demand, high-interest books and materials in a variety of formats for persons of all ages. The library supports students at all academic levels and serves as a learning and educational center for all community residents.


Upcoming Events at Homewood Public library

Wee Ones

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2023 from 9:30am to 10:00am
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Homewood, AL
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Tabletop 4 Tweens

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2023 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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PJ Storytime

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2023 from 6:00pm to 6:30pm
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Storypalooza

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2023 from 9:30am to 10:00am
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Homewood, AL
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Books And Barks

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2023 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Homewood, AL
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Tinker Tales

Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 from 9:30am to 10:00am
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Homewood, AL
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American Sign Language For Kids

Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 from 3:30pm to 4:00pm
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Homewood, AL
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Wee Ones

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2023 from 9:30am to 10:00am
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Homewood, AL
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Tabletop 4 Tweens

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2023 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Homewood Library
Homewood, AL
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PJ Storytime

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2023 from 6:00pm to 6:30pm
Homewood Library
Homewood, AL
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Storypalooza

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2023 from 9:30am to 10:00am
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Homewood, AL
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Books And Barks

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2023 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Homewood, AL
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Tinker Tales

Thursday, Feb 16, 2023 from 9:30am to 10:00am
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Homewood, AL
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Upcycling Crafternoon

Thursday, Feb 16, 2023 from 3:30pm to 4:00pm
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Homewood, AL
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Wee Ones

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2023 from 9:30am to 10:00am
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Homewood, AL
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Recent News

Homewood Public Library Teen Programming : Feburary 2023

6 Word Story Contest for Teens February 1–28 Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway placed a bet that he could write a story in just six words. If the legend is true, he won with “For Sale: Baby Shoes, Never Worn.” Now it is your…

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Homewood Public Library Computer Classes February 2023

Homewood Public Library Computer Classes February 2023 Check out items from our Library of Things by clicking this link! Windows 11 Wednesday, February 8, 2:30 - 4 p.m. Computer Training Lab & Zoom Learn some of the new features of…

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Homewood Public Library Children's Programs February 2023

Storypalooza Wednesdays, February 1-22, from 9:30-10 a.m. in the Round Auditorium (Preschool) Join us for a good ol’ time with Miss Aaliyah’s energizing storytime to get everyone ready for the day! Barks & Books Wednesdays February…

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Homewood Public Library : Adult Programs February 2023

Staff Movie Picks – Elvis Wednesday, February 1, from 2:30-5:30 p.m. Board Room This epic drama explores the life and music of Elvis Presley as seen through the complicated eyes of his manager, Colonel Tom Parker. This movie is rated…

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Homewood Public library : Check Out Items From Our Library Of Things In 2023

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Homewood Public Library Teen Programming January 2023

Bingo! Teen Winter Reading Challenge January 1-31 For the month of January, The Homewood Public Library Teen Department will kick off Bingo! Teen Winter Reading Challenge. Teens, stop by the Teen/Adult desk and pick up your bingo card and get to…

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Homewood Public Library Computer Classes January 2023

Introduction to Computers Wednesday, January 11, 2:30 - 4 p.m. Computer Training Lab & Zoom Learn the basics of operating a computer (Geared towards Seniors). Register online at homewoodpubliclibrary.org. Google Docs Thursday,…

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Homewood Public Library Children's Programs - January 2023

Homeschool Hour: Know It All! Monday, January 9, from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. in the Round Auditorium (K-5th Grade) Learn from local organizations what exciting and educational programs they offer for children. This month, the Jefferson County Conservation…

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Homewood Public Library Adult Programming - January 2023

Homewood Public Library Adult Programming - January 2023 Not Your Mama’s Book Club - Let’s Talk About Aging with Grace Tuesday, January 3, from 2-3:30 p.m. Boardroom No book reading required, discussion group only. Join us as we…

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Homewood Public Library Children's Programs - December 2022

Tinker Tales Thursday, December 1, from 9:30-10 a.m. in the Round Auditorium (Preschool) Join Miss Erika for a fun-filled storytime! After stories it’s time to fire up your imagination and tinker around with friends for some Loose Parts Play.…

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Homewood Public Library Teen Programs December 2022

Teen Theatre Thursdays Thursday, December 1, 4-5 p.m. in Round Auditorium (6th-12th Grade) This bi-monthly program will focus on teaching the performing arts to aspiring teen thespians with assistance from the Red Mountain Theatre. Open to…

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Homewood Public Library Adult Programs - December 2022

Adult Dungeons & Dragons: Advanced Players Thursday, December 1, from 6-8 p.m. Rm 102 Love D&D? We’re hosting an advanced players session twice a month. Bring your bring your 5th level character and play with other D&D fans.…

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Homewood Public Library Adult Programs - November 2022

Homewood Public Library Adult Programs - November 2022 Ellenburg Art Gallery – Dia de los Muertos by Bare Hands, Inc. November 1-30 Come by the library to see a variety of mixed media from the Dia de los Muertos street festival made out of…

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Homewood Public Library Teen Programs November 2022

Book It!: Teen Bookmark Design Contest November 1 – November 30 (6th-12th Grade) We're turning bookmark design over to the teens! Teens can create and submit up to three bookmark designs. One design will be selected, printed, and…

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Homewood Public Library Computer Classes October 2022

Homewood Public Library Computer Classes October 2022 Introduction to Excel 2016 - Part 1 Wednesday, October 5, 2:30 - 4 p.m. - Computer Training Lab & Zoom Learn to create spreadsheets and use basic Excel functions. Register online at…

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Homewood Public Library Computer Classes September 2022

Canva Wednesday, September 7, 2:30 – 4 pm - Computer Training Lab & Zoom Learn how to use Canva to create graphics for flyers, social media, and more. Register online at homewoodpubliclibrary.org. Introduction to PowerPoint 2016 -…

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Homewood Public Library Teen Programs - September 2022

Teen CinePhone Film Contest September 1 - 30 (6th-12th Grade) The Homewood Public Library is excited to host our 1st annual Teen CinePhone Film Contest and Festival. Teen filmmakers can submit a short film no more than three minutes in length and…

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Homewood Public Library Adult Events - September 2022

Homewood Public Library Adult Events in September 2022 Ellenburg Art Gallery – The Exceptional Foundation September 1-30 Come by and explore artwork made by our friends at the Exceptional Foundation. The Exceptional Foundation currently…

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Homewood Public Library August 2022 Technology Classes

Google Sheets Part 1 Wednesday, August 10, 2:30 - 4 p.m. - Computer Training Lab & Zoom Learn how to create spreadsheets and more using Google Sheets. Register online at www.homewoodpubliclibrary.org/events. Google Sheets Part 1…

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Homewood Public Library July 2022 Events For Kids

Summer Reading 2022: Ocean of Possibilities Monday, May 23-Sunday, August 7 in the Children’s Department (All Ages) Summer is finally here, and we are ready to dive into another summer reading program with you! Starting on May 23, come by…

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Homewood Public Library Technology Classes - July 2022

Homewood Public Library Technology Classes - July 2022 Introduction to Word 2016 - Part 1 Saturday, July 9, 10:30 - 12 p.m. - Computer Training Lab & Zoom Learn to create documents and use common Word features. Register online at…

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Homewood Public Library Teen Events - June 2022

Summer Reading 2022: Ocean of Possibilities Monday, May 23-Sunday, August 7 in the Teen Department (Rising 6th-12th Grade) An “Ocean of Possibilities” await with this year’s summer reading program. Sign up May 23-August…

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Homewood Public Library Children's Events May 2022

Extra (Expo) Thursday, May 19, from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Large Auditorium (All Ages) We are holding an Extra(curricular) Expo as an opportunity for local organizations and businesses to showcase their summer and after-school programs, activities,…

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Homewood Public Library Children's Events April 2022

Spring Reading Program March 1-April 30 on Beanstack (All Ages) Complete at least four of the activities to be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $50 gift card! Register online at Homewood.beanstack.org and/or pick up a BINGO board from…

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Homewood Public Library Adult Events April 2022

Virtual Library Yoga with Jackie Tally Mondays, April 4, 11, 18 & 25, from 2-3 p.m. on Zoom Take time out of your busy schedule for our free yoga classes, sponsored by Homewood Library. A gentle workout of 15 minutes in the chair, 15 minutes…

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