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Reading
Tumblebooks
TumblebooksTumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you. TBL also includes National Geographic videos and games.
eBooks for Kids
eBooks for KidsDid you know we have an entire collection of eBooks for Kids? You can read these items now on your phone or tablet! Download the Libby app by clicking the icon above, find your library, and plug in your card number. You are ready to check out books - from home.
Hoopla Digital
Hoopla DigitalHoopla isn't just for grown-ups it's got a ton of great kid's stuff too! Everything including eBooks, audiobooks, comics, music, and MOVIES!
Learning
Homework Help
Homework HelpHomework help is available through Tutor.com, a fully online tutoring service. You can get a tutor from 3:00 - 10:00 P.M. in more than 40 subjects including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, AP ® Support, Foreign Languages and Business. Tutoring sessions take place in our easy-to-use online classroom, which runs in your web browser.
The Alabama Virtual Library
The Alabama Virtual LibraryThe Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and citizens of the State of Alabama with online access to essential library and information resources. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research. Through the AVL, an equitable core of information sources is available to every student and citizen in Alabama, raising the level of excellence in schools and communities across the state.
language learning for kids
language learning for kidsScientific research shows that learning a foreign language comes naturally for children when they start at an early age. Our program is specifically designed to promote language learning for children from ages 0 to 6 - the time when their brains are hard-wired to learn up to 3 languages with ease.
Social Stories
KC-Homewood Library - Book
KC-Homewood Library - BookUse this social story with your child to explain how to check out a book or other material from the library and how to handle when favorite books are sometimes checked out.
KC-Homewood Library
KC-Homewood LibraryUse this social story with your child to explain how you behave in the library and all of the things you can experience in the library such as computers, puzzles, programs and animals.
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Kid's Events
Mon, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Round Auditorium
2019 (Preschool) Join Ms.... more
2019 (Preschool) Join Ms. Cristina for stories, songs and lots of fun!

Mon, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Round Auditorium
2019 (K-12 Grade) Join us... more
2019 (K-12 Grade) Join us on Monday afternoons as we learn about amazing organizations around our city through presentations, crafts and books.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Large Auditorium
2019 (All Ages) This... more
2019 (All Ages) This amazing Alabama show is a magical exploration of Alabama’s history, people, culture and more!

Tue, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Round Auditorium
2019 (K-5 Grade) Create a... more
2019 (K-5 Grade) Create a quilt square inspired by an Alabama heroine in a special program collaboration with Bib & Tucker Sew-Op and The March Quilts. Registration is required.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Round Auditorium
2019 (Preschool) Join Ms.... more
2019 (Preschool) Join Ms. Laura for books, songs, and activities that stimulate the senses and promote learning in a sensory-inclusive atmosphere. Registration is required.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Round Auditorium
2019 (Preschool) Join Ms.... more
2019 (Preschool) Join Ms. Laura for stories, songs and lots of fun!

Wed, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Room 102
2019 (3-5 Grade) Learn... more
2019 (3-5 Grade) Learn coding basics while practicing your spell work! Wands (and laptops) will be provided. Registration is required.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 11:30am - 12:00pm
2019 (All Ages) Join us at... more
2019 (All Ages) Join us at Urban Cookhouse for a special summer storytime!

Thu, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Room 102
2019 (3-5 Grade) Learn... more
2019 (3-5 Grade) Learn common French words and phrases in this three-week class. Registration is required.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Large Auditorium
2019 (All Ages) Join us... more
2019 (All Ages) Join us for an evening of Roald Dahl and celebrate his beloved books through themed activities, games and snacks.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:15am
Large Auditorium
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2019 (All Ages) Join us on Friday mornings to learn about different animals!

Wed, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Large Auditorium
Let's celebrate the end of... more
Let's celebrate the end of summer with a special Magic City Magic Show!

Sun, Aug 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Room 101
2019 (K-12 Grade) This... more
2019 (K-12 Grade) This support group for siblings of special needs children is a place to share ideas, experiences, and the ever changing needs of having a sibling with special needs.

Mon, Aug 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Large Auditorium
This might sound a bit... more
This might sound a bit strange, but you will be amazed at what a simple stuffed animal can be transformed into.

Tue, Aug 06, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
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2019 (All Ages) Join us at the West Homewood Farmer’s Market for kid’s crafts and a fun scavenger hunt!

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us at Brookwood... more
Join us at Brookwood Village for a special summer storytime at the Chick-Fil-A in the food court.

Sat, Aug 17, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
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Join us on Saturday, August 17th, 2019 for the 6th annual Homewood Public Library Block Party! Purchase your tickets by clicking the registration button on the left.
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Canceled
Tue, Aug 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary... more
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack provided.

Canceled
Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary... more
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack provided.

Kid's Reads
  • Laura
    • Mae Among the Stars
    • Team Moon
    • Chicken in Space
    • Almost Astronauts
    • 13 Planets
    • Welcome to Mars
    • On the Moon
    • Jump to Jupiter
    • Hidden Figures
    • Galaxies, Galaxies
Water Play Day 2019

Kid's Blog
  • Beanstack
  • Tumblebooks
  • Libby
  • Niche Academy
  • Flipster
  • Hoopla
  • Homework Help
  • The Alabama Virtual Library
  • HPL Mobile App
  • Learn Foreign Languages
  • Amazon Smile
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