free) day trips, weekend getaways or family vacations on May 14 at 2 p.m. For more information, call 4447840.
professor, Department of Psychology, on May 16 at 6:30 p.m.
May 17 Hoover Historical Society
May 15 Justin Cross •Hoover Public Library•
Singer-songwriter Justin Cross, whose song “Drink the Water” has more than 2 million views on YouTube, will be at the library on May 15 at 2:30 p.m.
Young Artist Reception •Hoover Public Library•
Celebrate the library’s featured children’s gallery artists on May 15 at 3 p.m. in the Children’s Programming Room. Awards will be presented at 3:30 p.m.
May 16 Neuroscience Cafe: Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy •Hoover Public Library•
This program will be presented by Dr. Victor Mark, associate professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Dr. Gitendra Uswatte,
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The Hoover Historical Society will meet May 17 at the Hoover Library. Refreshments will be served at 1 p.m. with the meeting beginning at 1:30. Jason Kirby, archivist at the Archives and Rare Book Room of the Botanical Gardens, will speak on “From Kitchen Gardens to Flora of the Civil War” dealing with how herbs to teas and vinegars were used for health and hearth.
Setting Yourself Apart in an Interview •Hoover Public Library•
Are you looking to make a job change, re-enter the workforce or are you a recent graduate? This workshop will provide you with information that will help your interview be as successful as possible. Key points include appropriate interview attire, behavioral questions and Regions Tradition
responses, researching jobs and companies, social networking and follow-up after the interview. Sylinda Daniel brings with her more than 17 years of experience in the social sciences and administration fields. Daniel has been with Snelling since 2013 as a staffing manager and most recently was elected as a board member for the Hoover Chamber of Commerce 2016-2018 term. The program will be held May 17 at 7 p.m.
May 18 Regions Tradition •Greystone Golf and Country Club•
The 2016 Regions Tradition, a major championship on the Champions Tour, will take place May 18-22 at Greystone Golf and Country Club. For information on the tournament, visit Regionstradition.com.
May 19 Book It 5K Registration PickUp •Hoover Public Library•
Participants can pick up their registration packs for the Book It 5K on May 19 and 20 at the library.
May 21 Hoover Library 5K and Summer Reading Kickoff •Veterans Park•
The Hoover Library 5K will be held at 8 a.m. Get a head start on summer reading with games, snacks, inflatables and more at the Summer Reading Kickoff at 10 a.m. BMX Trickstars exhibition will
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be at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
May 24 SEC Baseball Tournament •Hoover Metropolitan Stadium•
The 2016 SEC Baseball Tournament will be held at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium on May 24-29. For more information, visit Secsports.com/ article/11037437/2016sec-baseball-tournament.
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The Horizons Luncheon will be held at the Hoover Senior Center at 11 a.m. May 24.
May 25 Wednesday Walk & Talk •Hoover Public Library•
Log some steps and chat about books, movies and more during an easy stroll around Howard Lake before the library opens. The walk begins and ends at the library. The event will start at 8:30 a.m. at the main library entrance.
May 27 Friday Night Flicks •Veterans Park•
Friday Night Flicks will be held at Veterans Park.
May 28 Write Club •Hoover Public Library•
Meet and mingle with your fellow amateur poets and novelists on May 28 at 10:30 a.m. The event is free and will be held in the theatre level meeting rooms. n