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Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa L. Parks Ave. Branch



   Tuesday, January 17, 2017
10:00 AM
January Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!

In Duck! Rabbit! (Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld) two friends argue over whether or not something is a duck or a rabbit. Help us decide what it is. Chloe (Peter McCarty) and her family get a new tv. Chole isn’t sure she likes this new development as she likes spending time reading and playing with her family.
 



   Friday, January 20, 2017
3:30 PM
Mid-Afternoon Movie
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Open to the Public
Description:  Join us for a mid afternoon movie after work or school. Bring snacks, suggest titles for future viewings, talk with friends or make new ones. Movies will be PG-13 rating or lower, but parents are responsible for researching movie before allowing children to view.
 
Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy (PG-13)
Run time: 2h 1min
 



3:30 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Description: Come get creative and play with our set of legos!
 



2:30 PM- 3:15 PM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.
 
334-240-4979
acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 
 



10:30 AM- 11:15 AM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.
 
334-240-4979
acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 
 



   Monday, January 23, 2017
10:00 AM
January Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!

Earl the Squirrel (Don Freeman) is a bit spoiled, but when he sets out to find his own way he gets in trouble. Mouse’s First Day of School (Lauren Thompson) takes him by surprise with all the wonderful new things there are to learn and play with.
 



   Tuesday, January 24, 2017
10:00 AM
January Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!

Earl the Squirrel (Don Freeman) is a bit spoiled, but when he sets out to find his own way he gets in trouble. Mouse’s First Day of School (Lauren Thompson) takes him by surprise with all the wonderful new things there are to learn and play with.
 



   Friday, January 27, 2017
4:00 PM
Fourth Friday Cook Up
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Description: Bring dishes from recipes selected on a theme. This month is healthy eats. Get started on your New Year's resolution of eating right by sharing good, healthy recipes and dishes. Bring your favorite cookbook and a dish using a recipe from it. Prior registration is not required, but is encouraged so that we don’t have too much salad/bread/dessert (no such thing).
 
Participation is required for partaking, but if you can’t cook feel free to bring plates, cups, tin foil, and/or plastic forks. Not sure what we need? Give us a call 240-4979.
 



10:30 AM- 11:15 AM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.
 
334-240-4979
acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 
 



2:30 PM- 3:15 PM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.
 
334-240-4979
acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 
 



   Monday, January 30, 2017
10:00 AM
Senior Bingo
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Seniors/Adults
Description:  Description: Seniors are invited to have fun playing an hour of Bingo @ Bertha P. Williams Rosa Parks Avenue Branch. An assortment of prizes will be available.
 
 



10:00 AM
January Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!
 
When Paul Meets Bernadette (Rosy Lamb) he learns to look at the world outside his fishbowl in a whole new way. This is not My Hat (Jon Klassen) is about a fish who has a hat that isn’t his and now he has to find a place to hide.
 



   Tuesday, January 31, 2017
10:00 AM
January Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!
 
When Paul Meets Bernadette (Rosy Lamb) he learns to look at the world outside his fishbowl in a whole new way. This is not My Hat (Jon Klassen) is about a fish who has a hat that isn’t his and now he has to find a place to hide.