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The nook replaces some computer desks. Read more

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The event has become a library staple after the strong reception of the first Regency Ball two years ago, with more than 70 people in attendance. Read more

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The Homewood Public Library has two major events coming up this month to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Read more

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The ongoing government shutdown has closed NASA's lending program. Read more

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A few pieces of outer space will land in Homewood in January. Read more

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On Dec. 4, Jefferson County Public Library Association awarded Patsy Pace the Library Champion for Homewood Public Library. Read more

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Deborah Fout loves a big construction project. As evidence, the Homewood Public Library executive director still has her hard hat from the library’s last major construction, in the 1990s. Read more

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David Faulkner, the Alabama state representative for House District 46, attended the board meeting of the Homewood Public Library on Oct. 16 and presented the library with a $500 check. Read more

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Ghosts supposedly dwell among the shelves, and the library has invited paranormal investigators Kim Johnston and Shane Busby to take Homewood residents along on a nighttime library investigation. Read more

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The Homewood Public Library will be hosting a Mystery Dinner Theatre event at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19. Read more

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The fifth annual fundraiser, held Saturday, Aug. 11, featured food, games and music. Read more

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Safia Dahhan, a student at Shades Cahaba Elementary, won first place for grades 3-5 out of all the Jefferson County entries for a juried art show at Homewood Public Library. Read more

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Summer reading programs for children and teens will begin at Homewood Public Library on Monday, May 21, and the library will host three kickoff events for the programs. Read more

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The Women Making History event on March 22 is open to all ages as part of the NASA @ My Library grant. Read more

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GBHS will bring dogs to the library every Monday in March and April. Read more

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The ball, hosted by the Jane Austen Society of North America-Alabama Region, begins at 7 p.m. No prior ballroom dance experience is necessary, and a “caller” will provide instructions during the event. Read more

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The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators regional chapter will come to Homewood Public Library in March as part of their annual conference. Read more

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For romantic couples who want to go out on Valentine’s Day, there aren’t a lot of creative options, according to Leslie West, adult services librarian at Homewood Public Library. Read more

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The Homewood Public Library’s annual poetry contest in April has become so popular that they decided to host a fall contest for grades 6-12. Read more

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Starting in the new year, the Homewood Public Library will begin offering checkouts of eight telescopes to its Homewood patrons. Read more

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