Opelika, AL

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Weather Forecast for Opelika

Today

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph.

Tonight

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Thursday

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Thursday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Friday

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

Friday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Saturday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89.

Saturday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Sunday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

Sunday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

Monday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Monday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Tuesday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

Opelika News and Events

Program: Traveling Trunks

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Celebrate our state's bicentennial! The Alabama Department of Archives and History tells the story of Alabama through fun and hands-on activities.

All Ages and No Registration Required. Come early for best parking and best seating. 200 South Sixth Street Opelika, AL 36801

www.cooperlibrary.com

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Brick Builders

Event date: June 27, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Join us for Brick Building all day every Thursday at Cooper Library!


Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Cosmic Art

Event date: June 27, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Cooper Library invites all folks age 12-17 to create a beautiful piece of Cosmic Art. You can follow along with the instructor and create the painting shown or get creative and make your own. All supplies are provided and space is limited. Come early for best parking and to make sure you get a seat!

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Crafter Hours: Miniature Painting- RESCHEDULED to 6/27

Event date: June 27, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Join our Library staff for a night of miniature painting, All supplies provided and no registration is required.

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Program: Story Time Fridays

Event date: June 28, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
We have something for all ages on Fridays at Cooper Library!

Birth - 5 years old will take part in our story time with songs and activities.
1st grade - 3rd Grade will enjoy crafts, activities, and games!
4th - 8th grade will create a huge art project to decorate the Library through the end of the Bicentennial!

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Summer Movie Series: LEGO Movie 3

Event date: June 28, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location:
Denson Drive
Opelika, AL 36804

Walk-in Tech Help

Event date: June 29, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Have Tech Questions? Need to start an email account or get help with an online job application? Do you get a headache trying to download an eBook? We can help with that! Drop in every Saturday between 3pm and 4pm OR make an appointment for a time that works better with your schedule!

For more info or to book your appointment, call 334-705-5380 or email library@opelika-al.gov

Opelika Youth Sports Night with Columbus Lions

Event date: June 29, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
400 4th St
Columbus, GA 31901
Description:
Any player, family member or friends associated with Opelika Youth Sports can purchase tickets for the Lions home game vs. Mass Pirates. At the ticket counter tell them you are with Opelika Youth Sports. If purchasing online use the code "OPR". 50% of each ticket purchased with be donated back to Opelika Youth Sports.

Monday Movie Madness

Event date: July 1, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Every Monday this Summer Cooper Library will be showing a movie matinee for your family to enjoy! The Schedule is:
June 3: The Little Mermaid
June 10: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
June 17: Aladdin
June 24: Lego Movie 2
July 1: Peter Pan
July 8: Moana
July 15: Hercules
July 22: The Great Mouse Detective

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Tuesday Code Club

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Children ages 9 and older are invited to learn coding this summer at Cooper LIbrary! No experience is necessary. If you have a laptop or chrome book, bring it, but it is not required.

City Council Meeting

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
City Hall - Council Chambers
204 S 7th Street
Opelika, AL 36803
Description:
Citizens are invited to voice their opinions at each council meeting. The only rule is that you must give your name and address, and you are limited to 5 minutes or less.

Summer Swing: Fedoras

Event date: July 2, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
Denson Drive
Opelika, AL 36804
Description:
This 13-week concert series offers a wide variety of musical entertainment including Gospel, Soul, Jazz, R&B, Oldies, Country, Big Band Swing, Folk and Community Band music.
The Opelika Band Boosters prepare hamburgers and hotdogs for a nominal fee from 6:15-7:30 p.m., ideal for a family picnic. Center State Bank of Opelika will provide complimentary lemonade during the concerts.
The Rocky Brook Rocket, a vintage train with long, rich history is back on the tracks for complimentary rides.
Come out early! Bring the whole family, a quilt or lawn chair and relax on the bank of Rocky Brook Creek for an evening of musical fun, fellowship and relaxation

Many thanks to our community partners:
The Opelika Auburn News, The Opelika Chamber of Commerce, The Opelika Observer, WKKR 97.7 and MIX 96.7

Freedom Celebration

Event date: July 3, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
Opelika, AL 36803
Description:
67th Annual Freedom Celebration presented by Opelika Parks and Recreation. There will be inflatable games, fireworks, food, musical entertainment, and events for the whole family.

Library Closed for Independence Day!

Event date: July 4, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801

Program: Story Time Fridays

Event date: July 5, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
We have something for all ages on Fridays at Cooper Library!

Birth - 5 years old will take part in our story time with songs and activities.
1st grade - 3rd Grade will enjoy crafts, activities, and games!
4th - 8th grade will create a huge art project to decorate the Library through the end of the Bicentennial!

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Walk-in Tech Help

Event date: July 6, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Have Tech Questions? Need to start an email account or get help with an online job application? Do you get a headache trying to download an eBook? We can help with that! Drop in every Saturday between 3pm and 4pm OR make an appointment for a time that works better with your schedule!

For more info or to book your appointment, call 334-705-5380 or email library@opelika-al.gov

Smartypants Book Club

Event date: July 7, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
This book club is for people looking to read thoughtful and intelligent stories. Each meeting will cover a theme, not a certain title. We will provide suggested new-release titles for each theme, but feel free to bring your own addition! Each meeting will have engaging and thought-provoking discussion and snacks will be provided. Monthly themes are below:
May: Garden Party
June: Walk in My Shoes
July: America the Beautiful

Monday Movie Madness

Event date: July 8, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Every Monday this Summer Cooper Library will be showing a movie matinee for your family to enjoy! The Schedule is:
June 3: The Little Mermaid
June 10: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
June 17: Aladdin
June 24: Lego Movie 2
July 1: Peter Pan
July 8: Moana
July 15: Hercules
July 22: The Great Mouse Detective

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov

Library Board Meeting

Event date: July 8, 2019
Event Time: 04:45 PM - 05:45 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801

Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:
700 Fox Trail
Opelika, AL 36801

Tuesday Code Club

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Children ages 9 and older are invited to learn coding this summer at Cooper LIbrary! No experience is necessary. If you have a laptop or chrome book, bring it, but it is not required.

Summer Swing: Martha's Trouble

Event date: July 9, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
Denson Drive
Opelika, AL 36804
Description:
This 13-week concert series offers a wide variety of musical entertainment including Gospel, Soul, Jazz, R&B, Oldies, Country, Big Band Swing, Folk and Community Band music.
The Opelika Band Boosters prepare hamburgers and hotdogs for a nominal fee from 6:15-7:30 p.m., ideal for a family picnic. Center State Bank of Opelika will provide complimentary lemonade during the concerts.
The Rocky Brook Rocket, a vintage train with long, rich history is back on the tracks for complimentary rides.
Come out early! Bring the whole family, a quilt or lawn chair and relax on the bank of Rocky Brook Creek for an evening of musical fun, fellowship and relaxation

Many thanks to our community partners:
The Opelika Auburn News, The Opelika Chamber of Commerce, The Opelika Observer, WKKR 97.7 and MIX 96.7

Program: Arthur Atsma

Event date: July 10, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
200 South 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
Description:
Join us for a captivating and educational magic show that is out of this world!

Cooper Library is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Library at least 72 hours in advance at: 334.705.5385, 334.705.5381 (FAX), or e-mail at library@opelika-al.gov