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Central Library To Host Male Mentoring Program on Saturday

By Roy L. Williams Birmingham Public Library The Birmingham Public Library is inviting men interested in mentoring young people to a Real Men Talk Informational Session...

Ruby Davis: From Mom To Attorney To Published Author

Bpl.org Since becoming a teenage mother, Birmingham’s Ruby Y. Davis has defied the odds and refused to let hearsay—what others said about her—stop her from...

How Bards and Brews unifies the Birmingham arts community

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times Eddie Melton took part in the national discourse last week during a spoken-word event in front of a packed room...

UAB Theatre brings Broadway to West End Library

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times For those in the West End community who’ve never taken a trip to New York City’s Broadway to see popular...

Birmingham Library hosts first ‘Reading Between the Wines’ on Friday

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times Cindy Wilson, born in Seoul, Korea, was adopted by an African-American couple stationed there when she was just a few...

Birmingham Library closes out Black History Month with 19 programs through...

www.bplonline.org The Birmingham Public Library will host a series of events over the next week at 14 different locations to culminate its 2019 celebration of...

The Creativity of Brian ‘Voice’ Porter Hawkins: artist, poet, musician, gardener

By Ariel Worthy The Birmingham Times Brian “Voice” Porter Hawkins has never been bored in his life. “There’s just too much stuff to do, even if it’s...

Inside the Birmingham Public Library System: Cooking classes; financial literacy; Quilting...

By Anita Debro For the Birmingham Times   When Erica Threatt began her career as a community chef advocating the benefits of healthful eating and delicious low-calorie...

Library Director Floyd Council Sr., accomplished singer, Army vet, administrator, outlines...

By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For the Birmingham Times Floyd Council Sr., the new executive director of the Birmingham Public Library (BPL), could read music before he...

​Emily Hayes finds way to serve communities both near and far

By Ariel Worthy The Birmingham Times Whether donating bottled water to the city of Flint, Michigan or backpacks to students in Birmingham City Schools, Emily Hayes...

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