Recurring Events

First Fridays (except for August and December): Bards & Brews, Spoken Word poetry slams and open mike nights, free. Learn more about Bards & Brews here.

 

October 2017

October 1-10:  Eat Drink Read Write Festival, See the event page here. Volunteers are needed, please contact us at volunteer@friendsofthebpl.org.

  • Sunday, October 1, 6-8 pm @ Central Library: Food Stories: A Cultural & Culinary Journey featuring Pizitz Food Hall chefs, $20
  • Monday, October 2, 6-8 pm @ Central Library: Grow It & Eat It! Instant Garden, free
  • Tuesday, October 3, 6-8 pm @ Central Library: What was that?! Social Media + Food Trends Panel, free
  • Thursday, October 5, 6-9:30 pm @ Lakeview Entertainment District: Lakeview Progressive Taste & Trivia, $20 individual or $100 team of four
  • Friday, October 6, 6:30-9 pm @ Central Library: Bards & Brews Spoken Word Poetry Slam, free
  • Tuesday, October 10, 5:30 pm @ Central Library: Wenonah High School Culinary Arts Program Demonstration & Tasting, free

October 15-21: National Friends of Libraries Week

October 19: BPL Staff Training Day

April 2018

April 8-14: National Library Week

April 15-21: National Volunteer Week

April 19: Birmingham Public Library Volunteer Luncheon