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Akron Public Library, serving an area of 2,500 residents, has a collection of 3,900 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 35 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 58 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of one employee, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $720. Patrons make 8,000 visits annually, and check out materials 580 times. Forty-six percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: Oak Street, Akron Alabama 35441 Telephone 205-372-3148

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01/28 Coming to The Akron area
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Kentuck Festival of the Arts Northport AL October19-20 Nationally and internationally acclaimed folk artists, 270+ folk, visionary, and contemporary artists and expert craftspeople presenting their work to you, free hands-on art-making for children in Kentuck for Kids and throughout the park, interactive live demonstrations by expert craftspeople—basketmakers, blacksmiths, woodworkers, traditional potters, fiber and fabric artists, quilters, jewelers, and a glassblower, live music and story-telling, food and fellowship.