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Brown bag lunch series: sister act preview with
red mountain theatre Company


Wednesday, May 4 6:30pm

Join us for a sneak preview of Red Mountain Theatre Company's new production, Sister Act! Hear behind-the-scenes tales of how casting, costumes, and choreography come together to make for an exciting show full of laughs and high energy music and dancing. One of the show's stars will round out this fun program with a solo from the show. A door prize of two tickets to the show will be given away! Must be present to win.



SMart directions @ emmet o'neal library

Thursday, May 12
Doors at 6:00 p.m.
Lecture at 6:30 p.m.

Pensions & Social Security

This lecture will be an introduction to the workings of social security and pension plans. We cover the basic rules of social security and the differences in pension plans (defined-benefit versus defined-contribution).

Smart Directions @ Emmet O'Neal Library is a series of seminar style programs on personal finance and investing. This program is made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart investing@your library®, a partnership with the American Library Association.

The doors to the Library Meeting Room will open at 6:00 p.m. and a light meal with be served. Dr. Rauterkus will begin his talk at 6:30 p.m. Can't make the meeting? The series will be recorded and available through our website or on DVD.

Local Author book release party

Sunday, May 15  2:00 - 3:30pm

Join us for a book release party for The Christmas Ant by Jack L. Mauldin. Dr. Mauldin is known by many Mountain Brook residents. He has been a physician for nearly 40s years. His inspirational book is based on a true story.


understand Your Medicare Options

Monday, May 16  6:30pm

Join us as we welcome Michael Jones, Executive Director for UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement in Alabama. Attendees will learn more about Medicare as well as get answers to key Medicare questions, including eligibility, coverage options, enrollment, ways to save money and where to learn more.

The presentation will be followed by a Q & A session. Light refreshments will be provided. To RSVP, please call 504-302-1362. There is no cost to attend.

ADult summer reading

Kickoff Carnival
Sunday, May 22 

Join us for a grown-up version of Summer Reading fun! We'll have fun programs throughout the summer and play our simple Summer Reading game to win the grand prize.

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