Whistlestop Festival~ Saturday, September 27th

Friends Whistlestop eblastThe 23rd annual Whistlestop Festival is coming soon and the Friends of the Irondale Library hope to see you at their annual Yard Sale and Book Sale. There will be many unique,previously loved treasures and books, books, books!

The Sale will be Saturday 9-4 and a half price sale Sunday 2-5.

2 Big Events for September

During the month of September, we have 2 Big month-long events:

-Food for Fines and the September Library Card SwapFood for Fines Logo

Food-For-Fines: $1.00 in fines will be waived for each food item donated in September for up to $10.00 per library card holder. Donations will be accepted at all 40 Jefferson County public libraries circulation desks during September 2014.

Items collected at Irondale Library will be donated to the Irondale Exchange Club’s Christmas in Irondale food program. For more information and to see a list of acceptable items click HERE.

September Card Swap: Drop by any library in Jefferson County and replace your library card for free. Photo ID is required.

Library news

The City of Irondale has a new website!

Stay connected with city news

and information at cityofirondaleal.gov.

Screen image of City of Irondale website

We would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to the Friends of Irondale Public Library.

Their efforts have benefited the library and the community in so many ways. Here’s a few:

    • The Friends have purchased bicycles for 3 years for the Summer Reading Grand Prize
    • They have also purchased prizes for the Pre-school Summer Readers
    • We have a Wii gaming system now for programs Thanks to the Friends of IPL
    • The Friends have hosted several programs (Dolores Hydock, Coffee Tasting, Bunko Night)

¬†We have a New Online Calendar! Click the “Calendar” link at the top of the web page to see all of the fun upcoming events at IPL!

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