Emmet O'Neal Library


Photo by Lexi Coon.

During the week of April 23, the Emmet O’Neal Library will be hosting Money Smart Week. more

Mar 22, 2018 2:20 PM People


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Beginning Feb. 22, book lovers of all ages will be able to find some favorites, classics and unique reads for discounted prices at the annual Emmet O’Neal Library book sale. more

Jan 19, 2018 1:04 PM People


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Individuals looking to spread extra cheer this Valentine’s Day can do so through Emmet O’Neal Library. more

Jan 19, 2018 12:40 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Lindsay Cutshall.

Crestline fourth graders participated in a multi-faceted walking field trip. Before embarking on the field trip, the students brainstormed and discussed all of the ways that the fire and police departments help the Mountain Brook community. more

Dec 13, 2017 10:00 AM Crestline Elementary

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Lexi Coon

The event was planned by Gloria Repolesk with the Emmet O'Neal children's department and hundreds of families were in attendance. The library provided plentiful activities for everyone to enjoy. more

Oct 28, 2017 3:26 PM People


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After hosting a Harry Potter Night and Monster Mania, the Emmet O’Neal Library began hosting A Night Dark and Grimm to celebrate Halloween with local families in 2012. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:25 PM People

Mystics of Mountain Brook 2016

Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The parade, with about 25 floats, begins at Emmet O’Neal Library, heads down Church Street and ends on Dan Watkins Road, according to co-organizer Casey Horn. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:17 PM People

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Over the next year, this support will assist in maintaining subscriptions to online educational resources such as Tumblebooks, Capstone and PebbleGo. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:04 PM People

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The Emmet O'Neal Library will also be closed Sept. 2-4 and will resume normal hours on Sept. 5. more

Sep 1, 2017 10:31 AM News


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As summer is winding down, the Emmet O’Neal Library together with the Junior Women’s of Committee of 100 will be hosting a back-to-school feature night on the lawn on Aug. 18 with a showing of “The LEGO Batman Movie.” more

Jul 26, 2017 10:15 AM People

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By Keith McCoy

City Hall, Parks and Recreation, Public Works and the Emmet O'Neal Library will be closed. more

Jun 28, 2017 3:56 PM News

Not long ago, elementary-aged students were enjoying the release of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:27 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Emmet O'Neal Library will be handing out cupcakes until 5 p.m. today as well as collecting final scavenger hunt submissions. more

May 24, 2017 2:07 PM People

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By Keith McCoy

Both City Hall and the Emmet O'Neal Library will be closed in honor of the holiday, and trash pick-up will occur one day late. more

May 24, 2017 9:16 AM News


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The annual event marks the start of the summer reading season. more

May 21, 2017 6:36 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The event saw performances from local bands Kate and the Howlers and Riverbend, as well as a bounce house, dunk tank, ice cream, and of course, birthday cake. more

May 7, 2017 10:23 PM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Alabama native Lindsy Gardner joins Emmet O’Neal as new director. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:36 PM People


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This May, Mountain Brook turns 75. To mark this occasion, the city, Mountain Brook Schools, the Emmet O’Neal Library and the Chamber of Commerce are coming together for a month-long celebration. more

Apr 26, 2017 11:23 AM People


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The Emmet O’Neal Library and the Junior Women’s Committee of 100 will host their annual Summer Reading Kickoff Carnival outside the library on Sunday, May 21. more

Apr 26, 2017 11:02 AM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The library renovations would be done in stages, the Locksley Drive sidewalk is slated to be placed on the side with the fire station, and nine other sections of roads are scheduled to be repaved in the upcoming year. more

Mar 27, 2017 9:15 PM News

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