Welcome to Birmingham Public Library's 2008 Summer Reading Program all about cute, icky, scary, beautiful, wacky and weird bugs!

Read the guidelines, register and get ready to get buggy.

And don't forget to send us your favorite photos. Your snapshot could be chosen as the favorite pic of the week.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Ronald McDonald visits Inglenook Library


Come join us at Inglenook on July 31 @ 10:30 as we celebrate everything you have accomplished this summer.

Library Butterflies set free for the end of Summer Reading 2008 program!

Library Butterfly on Mary's hand

Library Butterfly
Library Butterfly
The Central Youth Department
Painted Lady Butterflies were set free in Linn Park to mark the end of programming for Summer Reading 2008!!

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Larry "The Magic Man"Moore is sharing his bug magic with patrons at the North Avondale Library. You can learn some of these magic tricks by checking out some great magic books from the Birmingham Public Library. For quick access check out the library's catalog at
Check out these fun magic books from the
North Avondale Branch Library.

Monday, July 21, 2008

Ms Eve and Ms. Cass flittered and fluttered for story time at Eastwood Library

Larry's Library ANT-ics @ Central Youth Department!!

Larry loves to suprise
Larry's Balloon Magic
Youth Department says goodbye to another summer reading program!

Larry the Magician performed his magic to an amazed crowd here at the Central Library. We all celebrated a great summer reading program, one that had all the readers buzzing with excitement!


Butterflies were crafted by everyone to get in the Buggy Spirit.