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Coming in March

THe Holocaust in film series


Presented by the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center and the Emmet O'Neal Library

Join us for this powerful film and discussion series. Films are intended for adult audiences only and are not rated. UAB professor Dr. Andre Millard will lead the discussion.

Thursday, March 5 6:30pm - Ida
Sunday, March 8 2:00pm - Lore
Thursday, March 12 6:30pm - The Notebook (Le Grand Cahier)

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coming in march

Standing room only presents: terrarium workshop with artist little forest


Friday, March 20
7:00 pm
Ages 21 & up only
$5 fee for supplies.

Little Forest is dedicated to bringing the magic of the forest into everyday urban life through small-scale, sustainable design. Learn about how to make open and closed system terrariums and leave with your own creation. Registration required. To register, call 445-1121 or email

Author woody norman and bill cabaniss, jr

Brown Bag Lunch Program
Wednesday, March 25

Mr. Norman will introduce his new book and its subject: William Jelks Cabaniss (Bill). Mr. Cabaniss will speak on his 4 years in the Alabama House, his 8 years in the Alabama Senate, his work as Transition Manager for Governor Bob Riley in 2002-2003, as well as his time as U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic. We will see a slide presentation about his life and political career.

Winter Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu - 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  |  Wed - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  |  Fri, Sat - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  |  Sun - 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Summer Hours: Mon, Wed, Thu - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  |  Tue - 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  |  Fri, Sat - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  |  Sun - Closed