North Birmingham Library Hosting Women's Health Issues Discussion Tonight, May 13
Birmingham, Ala. - Join North Birmingham Branch Library, 2501 31st Avenue North, for a discussion on women's health issues from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. tonight, Friday, May 13, 2022. It is the latest in a series of free women's health workshops the Birmingham Public Library is hosting through June 2022.
Tonight's event at North Birmingham Library will feature Dr. Calvin Spellmon Jr., of Brookwood Baptist Medical Health Systems' Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics practice. In addition to gaining valuable health care information from Dr. Spellmon, attendees will receive dinner, door prizes, and take-home literature about health issues. There will also be free child care provided, fun family games, and more.
Registration in advance is required. Call (205) 226-4025 for more information. Upcoming programs include a women's health workshop from from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, May 27, at Inglenook Library, and a finale food and fun family event on Friday, June 10, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at North Birmingham Library.
BPL began hosting these events at Inglenook and North Birmingham Libraries in March to help provide healing and promote hope for women as part of our celebration of Women's History Month. The speakers were Bridget Rene, who was featured in this BhamNow spotlight on 7 Black women yoga instructors in Birmingham and Dr. Nadia Richardson, founder and executive director of No More Martyrs, an organization dedicated to addressing mental health issues.
The workshops are funded by a $20,000 grant The Friends Foundation of the Birmingham Public Library received from the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham (CFGB).