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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
Homewood
Sun, Apr 21, All day
The Library will be closed all day for Easter

Homewood
Homewood
Mon, Apr 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Preschool) Join Ms. Cristina for an interactive and playful storytime to start off the week!

Homewood
Homewood
Mon, Apr 22, 11:30am - 12:15pm
(Ages 0-2) Parents and caregivers can learn to sign with their child during this special... more
(Ages 0-2) Parents and caregivers can learn to sign with their child during this special three-part class.

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, Apr 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack... more
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack provided.

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack... more
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack provided.

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, Apr 23, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
(K-⁠5th Grade) This special after school storytime teaches coding using storytelling and... more
(K-⁠5th Grade) This special after school storytime teaches coding using storytelling and activities.

Homewood
Homewood
Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Preschool) Join us for an interactive and energetic movement storytime filled with dance, yoga... more
(Preschool) Join us for an interactive and energetic movement storytime filled with dance, yoga and fun.

Homewood
Homewood
Wed, Apr 24, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
(All Ages) Spring is here, and birds are coming out to play! Make a bird feeder for them to... more
(All Ages) Spring is here, and birds are coming out to play! Make a bird feeder for them to snack and rest on and watch them come back for more!

Homewood
Homewood
Thu, Apr 25, 9:30am - 10:00am
(Preschool) Join Ms. Nay Nay for this fun-filled storytime for preschoolers!

Homewood
Homewood
Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Preschool) Join Ms. Nay Nay for this fun-filled storytime for preschoolers!

Homewood
Homewood
Thu, Apr 25, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Join author Paul Fleischman to experience his new book Fearsome Giant, Fearless Child. His other... more
Join author Paul Fleischman to experience his new book Fearsome Giant, Fearless Child. His other works include Seedfolks, Whirligig and many, many more. Books will be available for purchase.

Homewood
Homewood
Fri, Apr 26, 9:30am - 10:30am
9:30-10 a.m. program is for infants ages 6 weeks to crawling and a grown up. 10:30-11 a.m.... more
9:30-10 a.m. program is for infants ages 6 weeks to crawling and a grown up. 10:30-11 a.m. program is for infants crawling to one year old and a grown up.

Homewood
Homewood
Fri, Apr 26, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
(All Ages) Win prizes and try your luck on our family fun after-school B-I-N-G-O!

Homewood
Homewood
Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Birth-12 Months) Join Ms. Mary for an educational and engaging storytime filled with songs,... more
(Birth-12 Months) Join Ms. Mary for an educational and engaging storytime filled with songs, fingerplays, board books, and stories.

Homewood
Homewood
Mon, Apr 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
(Preschool) Join Ms. Cristina for an interactive and playful storytime to start off the week!

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, Apr 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack... more
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack provided.

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

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, Apr 30, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
(4-7 grade) Don’t believe you can make a robot from items found in a junk drawer?

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, Apr 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Stories, songs and crafts for Latino parents and children! Meet our friends from the Literacy... more
Stories, songs and crafts for Latino parents and children! Meet our friends from the Literacy Council of Central Alabama and take home a free picture book.

Homewood
Wed, May 01, All day
The library will be closed all day for staff training and support.

Homewood
Homewood
Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
(Preschool) Join us for a morning of imaginative play with your child!

Homewood
Homewood
Fri, May 03, 9:30am - 10:00am
(Preschool) Join Ms. Laura for books, songs, and activities that stimulate the senses and... more
(Preschool) Join Ms. Laura for books, songs, and activities that stimulate the senses and promote learning in a sensory-inclusive atmosphere. Register online.
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Homewood
Homewood
Fri, May 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
(Preschool) Join us for multiple stations and activities that will stimulate the senses and... more
(Preschool) Join us for multiple stations and activities that will stimulate the senses and promote learning in a sensory-inclusive atmosphere.

Homewood
Homewood
Mon, May 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
(Preschool) Join Ms. Cristina for an interactive and playful storytime to start off the week!

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, May 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack... more
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack provided.

Homewood
Homewood
Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack... more
(Ages 0-3) Join Ms. Mary for a fun and energetic storytime for ages three and under. Small snack provided.

Homewood
Homewood
Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
(Preschool) Join us for an interactive and energetic movement storytime filled with dance, yoga... more
(Preschool) Join us for an interactive and energetic movement storytime filled with dance, yoga and fun.

Homewood
Homewood
Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:15am
(Preschool) Join us for a morning of imaginative play with your child!

Homewood
Homewood
Thu, May 16, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
(K-1st grade) This introductory coding class introduces coding basics. A laptop is not required,... more
(K-1st grade) This introductory coding class introduces coding basics. A laptop is not required, but participants are encouraged to bring their own. Register online.

Homewood
Homewood
Thu, May 16, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
(2-3 grade) This introductory coding class introduces coding basics. A laptop is not required,... more
(2-3 grade) This introductory coding class introduces coding basics. A laptop is not required, but participants are encouraged to bring their own. Register online.

Homewood
Homewood
Sun, May 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
(K-12 Grade) This support group for siblings of special needs children is a place to share... more
(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.

Homewood
Homewood
Mon, May 20, All day
2019 (Birth-6 Grade) Starting May 20 sign up for our summer reading program at... more
2019 (Birth-6 Grade) Starting May 20 sign up for our summer reading program at homewood.beanstack.org or on the Beanstack app and pick up a special tote bag.

Kid's Reads
  • Laura
    • Planting Stories
    • Dinosaur vs. The Library
    • Library on Wheels
    • Tomas and the Library Lady
    • Chicken Story Time
    • The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
    • The Man Who Loved Libraries
    • Miss Moore Thought Otherwise
    • Book! Book! Book!
    • The Library Dragon
Student Art Show

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