Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest


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Library in the Forest resources aim to make technology more approachable. more

Jan 19, 2018 3:10 PM People


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The holidays are upon us as 2017 comes to a close. more

Dec 21, 2017 12:02 PM News


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Children and parents gathered for a special evening with Christmas's biggest figure. more

Dec 12, 2017 8:42 PM People

The group, which now numbers more than 150 members, meets every Sunday afternoon from 3-5 p.m. in the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest. more

Nov 3, 2017 2:14 PM People 2 Comments

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The event included a Monster Mash disco hall, crafts, a costume contest and a storytime in the woods behind the library. more

Oct 27, 2017 11:15 PM News


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The Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest will host its annual Library Spooktacular on Friday, Oct. 27, from 6:30-8 p.m. more

Sep 25, 2017 1:38 PM People


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Families can celebrate the first day of autumn this year with a festive indoor campout at the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest. more

Aug 18, 2017 10:01 AM People


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Eclipse viewing glasses are available in limited numbers at the library and will be first-come, first served. more

Aug 16, 2017 12:49 PM News 1 Comments


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Vestavia Voice wanted to know what kids thought was the best part of summer break and partnered with the staff at the Library in the Forest to find out. more

Jul 25, 2017 9:36 AM People


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At the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest, Teen Department Librarian Daniel Tackett says their goal is to provide educational and enriching opportunities for teenagers from across the area. more

Jun 23, 2017 1:43 PM VHHS

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Four teams worked together to complete a "breakout" type challenge to open their secret safes. more

Jun 6, 2017 7:39 PM People

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Kids and parents visited the library throughout the day before enjoying an evening of fun. more

Jun 1, 2017 8:40 PM , People


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Whether your summer plans involve the beach, a long car or plane trip or pleasant days at home, the sunny days ahead are a good time to crack open a new book. more

Apr 25, 2017 1:14 PM People


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The Library Foundation began fundraising in December 2015 to build a makerspace, which would be a section of the library for people to use equipment for 3-D printing, vinyl or laser cutting, photography and audio work and crafting tools. more

Mar 27, 2017 1:39 PM People


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Some people use reading as an escape, but the re-emerging trend of book clubs has some using reading to bring people together more

Feb 23, 2017 3:20 PM People

Adam Miller

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The Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest is always looking for ways to reach out to people in the community, and it’s hoping guests of all ages will join them March 6 for a performance by autoharpist, storyteller and folk singer Adam Miller. more

Feb 23, 2017 2:44 PM People


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For those planning a big trip, the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest is hoping to make at least one step a little bit easier. more

Jan 27, 2017 2:22 PM News


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Library patrons are invited to write a New Year's resolution on the "resolution tree" to be read by the staff. more

Dec 30, 2016 9:18 PM People


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Vestavia woman creates cancer support ornaments with library 3-D printer. more

Dec 30, 2016 3:12 PM People


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This year marked the event's first one-mile fun run component. more

Oct 30, 2016 7:15 PM People

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