Yaa Gyasi, Homegoing, and the Power of Knowing Our Roots

Virginia Dillard Smith/Toulminville Branch Library 601 Stanton Road, Mobile, AL, United States

“You can learn anything when you have to learn it. You could learn to fly if it meant you would live another day" (37). -Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi Join us for this half-day workshops based on the award-winning novel, Homegoing, by author Yaa Gyasi, a Ghanian American who grew up in Huntsville. Special guest speakers […]

Grocery Store Botany

West Regional Library 5555 Grelot Road, Mobile, AL, United States

Nutritional tools that can be useful!  This hands-on program led by Master Gardener Karen Ruckart teaches children about various food items found in the grocery store, how they grow, nutritional value and the role of plants in human life. This event is part of our Spring Gardening Lecture Series that will run through May and […]

Out of This World Book Club

Online/Virtual AL, United States

Virtual SciFi/Fantasy Book Club for Teens and Adults! Join us from the comfort of your home. Meetings will be conducted entirely over Zoom video chat. This month’s topic of discussion is Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick. Click this link to join Zoom Discussion (Meeting ID:886 9478 9066 Pass code: 724085). For […]

Event Series Saturday Anime Hangout

Saturday Anime Hangout

Semmes Regional Library 9150 Moffett Road, Semmes, AL, United States

Welcome teens to the world of anime and manga at Semmes Regional Library! Join us every month in the meeting room for anime movies and shows, games, manga and more. Teens ages 12-18 welcome. For more information, please email or call (251) 494-4935.

Event Series Qigong for Beginners

Qigong for Beginners

Monte L. Moorer/Spring Hill Branch Library 4 S McGregor Ave, Mobile, AL, United States

Learn the art of Qigong! (Registration is required; class is adults only - ages 18 & up) Join us at Monte L. Moorer/Spring Hill Branch every other Saturday morning to learn this Chinese system that combines repetitive movements, breathing techniques, focused attention and meditation to achieve harmony and balance. For more information or to register and reserve your […]

Event Series Chess Club for Everyone

Chess Club for Everyone at Moorer

Monte L. Moorer/Spring Hill Branch Library 4 S McGregor Ave, Mobile, AL, United States

Beginners and experienced players welcome! Playing chess improves concentration and problem-solving skills. Join us at Monte L. Moorer/Spring Hill Branch for chess club designed for ages 6 and up. For more information, please email or call (251) 494-4140.

2024 Annual Slam-a-Rama

Virginia Dillard Smith/Toulminville Branch Library 601 Stanton Road, Mobile, AL, United States

April is National Poetry Month Join us as we celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Competition at our Annual Poetry Slam-A-Rama. Children ages 8 -19 are challenged to create their own poem(s) and compete with their peers for prizes. Sponsored by Mobile Public Library; The Friends of Mobile Public Library and Spoken Word Of […]

Saturday Crafternoon-Frog on a lily pad

Theodore Oaks Branch Library 5808 Highway 90 West, Suite E., Theodore, AL, United States

Fun with Arts & Crafts! Join us every Saturday to get creative and make a fun craft. This Saturday we will have fun making a Frog on a lily pad by using paper to create a 3D frog. This program is ideal for children ages 6 - 11, but all ages are welcome. Supplies and space […]

Teen Dungeons and Dragons at Saraland

Saraland Public Library 111 Saraland Loop, Saraland, AL, United States

An adventure awaits in every roll. Teens ages 12-18 are invited to join us for Dungeons and Dragons at the Saraland Branch! Session 0 for a new Dungeons and Dragons group open to experienced players and first timers! Registration is recommended. For more information, call 251-675-2879 or email

Phantom Curses the Opera

Ben May Main Library 701 Government Street, Mobile, AL, United States

Do you believe in ghosts or phantoms ? "Perhaps you should. Please join Commedia del Arte Traveling Players for a hilarious hair raising comedy. Come dressed for the opera.Written and directed by Shari Prestwood Phantom Curses the Opera is an original satire based on the novel By Gaston Leroux Much to the Phantom's dismay his […]


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