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Emmet O'Neal Library

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

A new type of activity is coming to the Emmet O’Neal Library this summer, and it’s for kids who are looking to create: sewing classes. more

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Photo courtesy of Emmet O’Neal Library.

Emmet O’Neal Library will host its usual summer reading program this year, but it’s also launching a new Satellite Summer Reading initiative. more

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Erica Techo

The celebrations started with the Thomas Hughes Brinkley Memorial Fun Run and continued with carnival games and activities. more

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

In an effort to combat the “summer slide” – a loss of acquired reading skills over summer breaks – Emmet O’Neal Library is kicking off their annual summer reading carnival on May 20. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

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

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

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

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Photo courtesy of Emmet O’Neal Library.

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

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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

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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

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Courtesy of Rachel Owens.

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

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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

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Photo courtesy of Emmet O’Neal Library.

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

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

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

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Staff photo.

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

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By Keith McCoy

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

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

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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

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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

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Emily Featherston

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

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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

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July 2018