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Resolution Presentation

The Abbeville Memorial Library Board of Trustees will be presenting a Resolution honoring the late Ms. Elizabeth Starling for her 20 years of service to the library during our Open House. The event will begin at 3 pm tomorrow, Tuesday, April 10th. We invite the Public to attend as the Board Members present the Resolution to her daughter Cindy. THE PRESENTATION WILL TAKE PLACE AT 4 PM.

Open House at the Library

Alabama 200 Bicentennial

As part of Alabama Bicentennial celebrations, the Alabama Passport Project is designed to be a be a guide to Alabama’s historic places in each of Alabama’s 67 counties. Abbeville Memorial Library is the official stamp site for Henry County. The 174 page PastPort is available to the public here at the library for $10 or you can download a free interactive mobile app. To find out more information on this subject please click on the link below.
http://www.alabama200.org/participate/pastport/
To find out more information on the 200 Alabama Bicentennial go to:
http://www.alabama200.org/

 

Library Board Meeting

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Abbeville Memorial Library Board will be held on Thursday, March 15th  at 1 pm in the Alliegene Edwards Farmer meeting room inside the library. As always the meeting is open to the Public.

President’s Day Holiday

Brent Vernon & Sam

Brent Vernon is a children’s author-illustrator, ventriloquist, and touring singer-songwriter based in South Florida. His performance schedule has taken him to Ireland, Canada, Australia, the Caribbean, and forty-nine of the fifty United States of America. (Kid Friendly)

Black History Month

During February, not only will we be celebrating Black History Month, but we will be hosting a special exhibition here at Abbeville Memorial Library.  Ms. Willadean Hall has kindly loaned us some of her extensive collection of photographs remembering Henry County Training School. This school was opened in 1917 and for 53 years served as the principal educational center for black citizens of Henry County. Come by the library to view this unique collection.

Operating Hours

Monday
9:00 am -5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am -6:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am -5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am -6:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am -5:00 pm

Computers shut down 20 minutes before closing.

Library Board Trustees

Chair - Catherine Killebrew
Maribeth Bedsole
Dean Cost
Willadean Hall
Gayle Thomas