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After Hours on the Plaza: Game Nite

2020-01-17 19:00:00 2020-01-17 22:00:00 America/Chicago After Hours on the Plaza: Game Nite Hoover Public Library

Friday, January 17
7:00pm - 10:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-01-17 19:00:00 2020-01-17 22:00:00 America/Chicago After Hours on the Plaza: Game Nite Hoover Public Library

Heed the call of the tabletop and join us for some board game fun!

We have a great selection of board games available but you are welcome to bring your favorite to share. Our friends at East 59 Vintage Cafe will be there for all of your hunger needs.

AGE GROUP: Adults,

TAGS: Game Nite,

Hoover Public Library

hvcontact@hooverlibrary.org
Phone: 205-444-7800
Library Director
Amanda Borden


Opening hours

Hoover Public Library

We're closed Friday July 03 due to Independence Day (Observed)
We're closed Saturday July 04 due to Independence Day
Mon, Jun 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 01 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 02 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 03 Closed
(Independence Day (Observed))
Sat, Jul 04 Closed
(Independence Day)
Sun, Jul 05 1:00PM to 6:00PM

Address
200 Municipal Drive
Hoover
Hoover, AL 35216
Tel: 205-444-7800

About the library

Located in Hoover, Alabama, at 200 Municipal Drive, the Hoover Public Library has been operating since 1983. The Hoover Public Library seeks to reinvent the way communities view libraries. As the heart and soul of the Hoover community, we are more than just a library. We’re the place you come to meet your friends, experience live theater, peruse art, listen to music, entertain your children, learn about new technology, seek job searching assistance, explore your interests, find good book recommendations and much, much more. We seek to grow our patronage by offering an unparalleled customer experience.

Upcoming events

Mon, Jul 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
Let your imagination soar at this play inspired virtual storytime.

Tue, Jul 07, 10:30am - 10:50am
HPL Kids Facebook
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Tue, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
HPL Kids Facebook
We head into the kitchen for THE GREAT PIZZA CONTEST show, featuring two feuding pizza makers as they vie to make the birthday pie for Mayor Ann Chovi.

Wed, Jul 08, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Wed, Jul 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Online
In celebration of Adult Summer Reading: Imagine Your Story, learn about the purpose and history of Grimms’ fairy tales with Dr. Jim Brown, retired, Samford University.

Thu, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:30am
Online
Join us on Zoom to discuss The Operator by Gretchen Berg. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others!

Thu, Jul 09, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Thu, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
HPL Kids Facebook
Our favorite Science Lady from Dynamic Education Adventures is bringing you special Summer Science Videos and activities you can do at home!

Thu, Jul 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Andrew Weathers was scheduled to perform at the library in March and had to postpone due the pandemic. We are pleased to bring him to your living rooms from his home in Littlefield, Texas.

Fri, Jul 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
Shake, stomp, and spin your sillies out at this high-energy dance-a-thon storytime.

Fri, Jul 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Hoover Public Library
Go on a Virtual pen and paper adventure with other teens!
Registration opens Sunday, July 5 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Compete in our trivia night!

Sat, Jul 11, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
Join old friends and make new ones at this crafty meeting of all fiber enthusiasts on Zoom!

Sun, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Online
Join this Sunday afternoon fiction book group for adults as we discuss Becoming Mrs. Lewis by Patti Callahan. Grab your favorite cup of tea and join us on Zoom.

Mon, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
Let your imagination soar at this play inspired virtual storytime.

Tue, Jul 14, 7:00am - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Friends Gallery
The Hoover Library is an official polling location for the Presidential Preference and Statewide Primary Elections.

Tue, Jul 14, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Tue, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
HPL Kids Facebook
It’s time to get wet and wild with this underwater comedy show featuring everyone’s favorite small but mighty superheroes, Melvin the Mantis Shrimp and Agatha the Axiotl.

Wed, Jul 15, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Wed, Jul 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Online
In celebration of Adult Summer Reading: Imagine Your Story, explore the deeper meanings of the fabled tales with Dr. Jim Brown, retired, Samford University.

Thu, Jul 16, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Thu, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
HPL Kids Facebook
Learn about bird watching, how to spot them and make a craft.

Thu, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Guitarist and composer Gyan Riley joins us from his studio in New York. Riley performed at the library in the spring of 2018.

Fri, Jul 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
Shake, stomp, and spin your sillies out at this high-energy dance-a-thon storytime.

Fri, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Can you get out of our virtual Escape Room?

Fri, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Online
Join Sean and Melanie on Zoom to discuss the movie of the week! Movie selections are available for free streaming with your Hoover Public Library card on Hoopla or Kanopy.

Sat, Jul 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Online
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations via Zoom. Send an email to hvrefdesk@hooverlibrary.org with Insatiable Readers in the subject to request a link to the program.

Sat, Jul 18, 10:30am - 12:15pm
Online
Share your literary works and network with other aspiring writers on Zoom.

Mon, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
Let your imagination soar at this play inspired virtual storytime.

Mon, Jul 20, 6:00pm - 11:55pm
Online
Are you ready for an adventure? Then join Bob Meyer as he introduces you to the original fantasy game, Blackmoor (1970).
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jul 21, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Tue, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
HPL Kids Facebook
A steamer trunk, a mysterious book, and a hat belonging to Harry Houdini begin THE MAGNIFICENT CIRCUS MYSTERY, an outrageous show filled with magic, juggling, unicycling, and comedy.

Wed, Jul 22, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Wed, Jul 22, 6:00pm - 11:55pm
Online
Are you ready for an adventure? Then join Bob Meyer as he introduces you to the original fantasy game, Blackmoor (1970).
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jul 23, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Thu, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Our favorite Science Lady from Dynamic Education Adventures is bringing you special Summer Science Videos and activities you can do at home!

Thu, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hoover Public Library
Meet the 10-grade students of the Alabama School of Fine Arts in this conversation with HPL Galleries curator, Jennifer Marshall. They will discuss and share her artwork in this virtual event.

Fri, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
Shake, stomp, and spin your sillies out at this high-energy dance-a-thon storytime.

Fri, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Go on a Virtual pen and paper adventure with other teens!
Registration opens Friday, July 17 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 24, 6:00pm - 11:55pm
Online
Are you ready for an adventure? Then join Bob Meyer as he introduces you to the original fantasy game, Blackmoor (1970).
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Fri, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Online
The SciFi/Fantasy Fest is going virtual this year!

Sat, Jul 25, 10:00am - 10:00pm
Online
The SciFi/Fantasy Fest is going virtual this year!

Sat, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Hoover Public Library
Virtual fun with your favorite LEGO superhero!

Mon, Jul 27, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Tue, Jul 28, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Tue, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library
This week, we’re heading to the stage with the very dramatic tale of the DRAMA DRAGON who decides that having too many feelings is just not worth it!

Tue, Jul 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Online
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Wed, Jul 29, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Thu, Jul 30, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Thu, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Hoover Public Library
Celebrate this milestone with a virtual celebration!

Thu, Jul 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Online
Compete in our trivia night for great prizes on Zoom. Play with a team or solo!

Fri, Jul 31, 10:30am - 10:50am
Hoover Public Library
We're bringing storytime to your living room! Join us every weekday at 10:30 AM on the HPL Kids Facebook page for stories with a different HPL storyteller.

Fri, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Our favorite Science Lady from Dynamic Education Adventures is bringing you special Summer Science Videos and activities you can do at home!

Sun, Aug 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Online
Grab your favorite cup of tea and join us on Zoom as we discuss Ask, Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane.

Tue, Aug 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
HPL Kids Facebook
Ahoy! This week we set sail with CAPTAIN BOOK AND THE BOOKANEERS!

Sat, Aug 08, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Online
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations via Zoom. Send an email to hvrefdesk@hooverlibrary.org with Insatiable Readers in the subject to request a link to the program.

Sat, Aug 08, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Join old friends and make new ones at this crafty meeting of all fiber enthusiasts on Zoom!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Class introduces the basic features of Microsoft Word, a word processing application.

Canceled
Thu, Aug 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Class introduces the basic features of Microsoft Word, a word processing application.

Canceled
Sat, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hoover Public Library
This is a one hour open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues.

Canceled
Sat, Aug 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoover Public Library
This is a one hour open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues.

Canceled
Tue, Aug 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Class introduces users to the basics of Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application.

Canceled
Thu, Aug 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Class introduces users to the basics of Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application.

Mon, Aug 24, All day
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
storage of voting equipment and set up

Tue, Aug 25, 7:00am - 7:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald & Shakespeare Rooms
The Hoover Library is an official polling location for the City of Hoover municipal elections.

Canceled
Tue, Aug 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Class introduces users to more advanced features of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet application.

Tue, Aug 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Online
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Canceled
Wed, Aug 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Crash course in the fundamentals of Microsoft PowerPoint, a multimedia presentation application.

Canceled
Thu, Aug 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library
Class introduces users to more advanced features of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet application.

Thu, Aug 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Compete in our trivia night for great prizes on Zoom. Play with a team or solo!

Fri, Aug 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Offering unique movie showings where we turn the lights up, and turn the sound down, so you can enjoy your favorite films in a safe and accepting environment.

Sat, Aug 29, 10:30am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your literary works and network with other aspiring writers via Zoom.

Thu, Sep 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Bring a friend and join us to discuss City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.

Thu, Sep 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Bring a friend and join us to discuss Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.

Sat, Sep 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Feed your need for nonfiction titles and bookish conversations while enjoying a cup of coffee. 444-7840

Sat, Sep 12, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Join old friends and make new ones at this crafty meeting of all fiber enthusiasts!

Sun, Sep 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Online
Join this Sunday afternoon fiction book group for adults as we discuss Rabbit Cake by Annie Hartnett. Grab your favorite cup of tea and join us on Zoom.

Thu, Sep 17, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Join us for an unplugged jam session!

Thu, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Compete in our trivia night for great prizes. Play with a team or solo!

Fri, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza Wing
Heed the call of the tabletop and join us for some board game fun!

Sat, Sep 26, 10:30am - 12:15pm
Hoover Public Library - Shakespeare Room
Share your literary works and network with other aspiring writers.

Sun, Sep 27, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Hoover Public Library - Plaza
Come in for an afternoon of fun as we explore this awesome gaming genre!

Mon, Sep 28, 2:00pm - 4:10pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Join us for this monthly movie showing! FREE refreshments! Showings are at 2pm and 6:30pm. Call 444-7820 for more information.

Mon, Sep 28, 6:30pm - 8:40pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Join us for this monthly movie showing! FREE refreshments! Showings are at 2pm and 6:30pm. Call 444-7820 for more information.

Tue, Sep 29, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - Allen Board Room
Enjoy playing armchair detective? Fascinated by cold cases? This book club is for you!

Wed, Sep 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hoover Public Library - The Library Theatre
Celebrate the horror genre with thirteen iconic films during the month of October.

Thu, Oct 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Hoover Public Library - Fitzgerald Room
Bring a friend and join us to discuss The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes. Our book groups are a fun way to delve deeper into your love of literature by sharing it with others! Refreshments included.