Thank A Vet! Hoover's Weeklong Salute To Veterans
Photo Gallery and Media
Sunday, November 3rd from 2 pm - 3:30 pm, @ The Library Plaza
Join us as we kick off Thank A Vet! Week with a reception honoring veterans.
Jeanne Averhart Music
Monday, November 4 - Refreshments at 9:45 am, Program at 10:00 am Theatre Level Meeting Rooms
Jeanne Averhart, recorder player, will present music to honor all veterans.
Free and open to the public
Monday at the Movies: Midway
Monday, November 4 - The Library Theatre 2 pm and 6:30 pm
Join us for our special Veterans week movie showing. Free admission and refreshments! (PG)
Call 444-7820 for more information.
Veterans Benefits Program
Tuesday, November 5 - Adult Programming Room 10:00 am
A seminar about VA benefits for veterans and their families. Presented by the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs and Birmingham's VA Medical Center. Reservations required. 444-7816.
Helping Hands: Holiday Mail for Heroes
Wednesday, November 6 - Nonfiction Department
Stop by the Nonfiction desk and add a personal message to a holiday card which will be donated to this annual Red Cross project.
Learn @ the Plaza: The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II
Wednesday, November 6 - Library Plaza 12:30 pm
Join us for a fascinating lecture by Catherine Heinzerling.
Call 444-7821 for more information.
Flag folding ceremonies will be held all week at 4:45 p.m. in front of the library. Submit a photo for the Wall of Honor display. Sign the Veterans guestbook and accept our commemorative gift of thanks. Watch a montage of newsreels from World War II. Check out a book about the military from our special book display. Wave a flag during storytime.
Memorial and Commemorative Works
Recognize the service of individual Veterans of the United States Military with a commemorative Paver. Download the guidelines and application.