Announcements

YALSA selects APLS to participate in YALSA/COSLA Transforming Teen Services: A Train the Trainer Approach Project

Sept. 5, 2018

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Public Library Service (APLS) has been selected to participate in the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) and the Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA) Transforming Teen Services: A Train the Trainer Approach project. APLS is one of five state library agencies (SLAs) selected to participate in the pilot cohort of this project. Other state libraries participating in the project include Maine, Minnesota, Rhode Island, and Wisconsin.

BPH to host military veteran's reading group

Aug. 15, 2018

The Alabama Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (BPH), a division of the Alabama Public Library Service, will host a reading and discussion group for area U.S. military veterans from September to December.

Presented in partnership with the Alabama Humanities Foundation, the eight-session course, "What My Eyes Saw, What My Heart Remembered," will hold classes on alternating Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Montgomery, beginning Sept. 5. All lunches and reading materials will be provided to participants.