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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.
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.
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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.