Coliseum Boulevard Library Announces March Programs!!

Story Time

Coliseum Blvd. Branch Library

840 Coliseum Blvd.


Thursday at 10:00 am



March   3     Girl & Girl, Bike & Bike, by Francis Montgomery

Selena Bateman will be reading her children’s book to our Story Time group today.

Come and celebrate her achievement and bring your children to enjoy this

wonderful story.

Craft – To be announced


March 10   I love being adventurous!

Daisy and the Beastie, by Jane Simmons

Daisy and her little brother, Pip, encounter many different animals as they look all

over the farm for the Beastie from Grandpa’s story.

Come Along Daisy, by Jane Simmons

Daisy the Duckling becomes so engrossed in playing with dragonflies and lily pads

that she temporarily loses her mother.

Craft – Duck masks


March 17   No story time today


March 24   Easter is near!

Splat the Cat: Where’s the Easter Bunny?,  by Rob Scotton

Splat the Cat tries to find the Easter Bunny so he can tell him what he wants for Easter.

The Easter Egg, by Jan Brett

Hoppi the Bunny wants to win the egg decorating contest so the Easter Bunny will choose

him to help distribute Easter eggs.

Craft – Easter Bunny masks


March 31   I want a pet!

I Want a Cat,  by Tony Ross

Jessy wants a cat and her parents will not let her have one, so she comes up with a

wonderful plan.

A Pet for Petunia, by Paul Schmid

Petunia so desperately wants a pet skunk that she refuses to believe her parents when they

say skunks stink.

Craft – Skunk masks


Lego League

The first and third Tuesday in March. (March 1 and March 15.)

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Come join the fun and creativity as we build with Legos.

Children must be registered and parents must remain with your children.


Ukulele and Yarn Art

The first and third Wednesday in March. (March 2 and March 16.)

Bring a favorite song to share with the group along with peer mentoring regularly available.

Bring any yarn or fiber art project you are currently working with to share with other yarn

crafters in the room.


Community Art & Soul  Presented by:   Three Colors and the Truth

When: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays each month (March 9 and March 23)

At 3:30 p.m. until 5:15 p.m.

Where: Coliseum Blvd. Branch Public Library

Bring your own art supplies, or sample materials from the community box.

Begins: February 10, 2016, Twice Monthly

RSVP: 334-271-7005;  334-478-4396

Homework Assistance

Our program meets every Tuesday from 5:00 – 5:45 pm. Our tutors offer assistance in Math,

English, and Reading. Students in grades 1 – 12 are invited.  Please bring your own materials and homework, or the lessons you will need assistance with.

Registration is required of students, and adults who are interested in tutoring are invited to assist, with pre-registration required.

Homework Assistance will not be offered March 21 – March 25 due to Spring Break.


Southern Ladies Coloring Club

The first Wednesday and the third Thursday every month.

March 2, 2016 at 10:00 am Wednesday

March 17, 2016 at 5:00 pm Thursday

Come join our coloring club. Adult level coloring sheets and color pencils will be provided.  Studies have shown this can be a great stress reducer!  Come relax with us!









Southern Charm Book Club

March 10, 2016

3:00 pm

Today we will be discussing the book, Last Bus to Wisdom, by Ivan Doig.  This is a story of boy being raised by his grandmother, who unexpectantly is being sent off to live with his grandmother’s sister.  As he is traveling on the bus, he meets Herman the German, and they both decide to “fly the coop”, and live adventurously in the wild territory of Montana.

Then, we will receive our book for April titled, The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, a story of Ernest Hemingway and the love of his life, his wife, Hadley.


Coliseum Adult Program

March 16, 2016

10:00 am

Today we will be announcing the development of our new Seed Library, the first of its kind in Montgomery. Come hear how this new library will benefit everyone who loves to garden.  Then, we will have our annual plant swap.  Bring your cuttings, bulbs, seeds, divisions, tubors…anything you would like to share.  Everyone that shares will be able to participate in the receiving.


Eastbrook Mystery Book Club

March 24, 2016

Meets the 4th Thursday of each month at 3:00

In March, we will discuss Among the Mad, by Jacqueline Winspear. This is a Maisie Dobbs Novel. Maisie Dobbs was trained as a nurse and psychologist in the Great War she has become an investigator. Now it is 1931, just before Christmas in London.   She must use all her skills to catch a madman before he commits murder on an unimaginable scale. We will receive our  April book The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson, a story of the first urban serial killer.


Coliseum Art Gallery

March, 2016

Come see the works of Ginny Townsend and her wonderful collection of folk art paintings.




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