Library Events



All events start at 10:30 AM.

Dates, Events, and Locations

June 4th - 2B Wild West Show at the Adult Activity Center - Program includes a story about animals, trick roping, the art of the bull whip, and a trail drive.

June 18th - Freedom Ranch at the Adult Activity Center - Program includes quality education, inspiration, and adventure with live animals

July 16th - Animal Tales at the Adult Activity Center - Have you ever wondered what animals use their tails for?  Mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians all have tails, what is the story behind them?  During this program you will learn about different exotic animal tails and how they use them.

July 30th - Michelle's Magical Poodles at the Gulf Shores Cultural Center Gymnasium - Family friendly, audience interactive, fun for all ages. Experience Michelle's Magical Poodles Show. Fun and quirky dog tricks with an educational twist.


Summer reading 2021


Dates and Times:

June 22 & 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm

June 24, Wrap Up Party - 11:00am

More Information:

The cost is $20.00, and registration is required.

Patrons must register in person at the Library.

251-968-1176, Space is limited.

Art Camp Flyer 2021


Theme:  Tails and Tales

What to Include:  On the back of each bookmark, please write the following information: name, age, and phone number

Deadline:  Please turn in your bookmark entry at Thomas B. Norton Library by July 30, 2021.  Also, you can enter more than one bookmark.

Winners Announced:  August 2, 2021

Four Age Categories:  3-4, 5-6, 7-8, and 9-12.  There will be one winner out of each category.

2021 Bookmark Contest Flyer

Beach Book Bingo is for children OR adults, so everyone is welcome.

Beach Book Bingo Front 2021
Beach Book Bingo Back 2021