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Roy L. Williams            
Director of Public Relations        
Birmingham Public Library             
Phone: (205) 226-3746 cell (205) 568-0067            
personal cell (205)572-1359
E-mail: rlwilliams@bham.lib.al.us
 
Smithfield Library hosting free ACT test prep, tutoring classes for students
 
What: ACT Prep practice tests and Power Hour tutoring 
When: Saturdays, (including Sept. 23), 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., 2 p.m.- 6 p.m. (ACT Prep test); Power Hour free tutoring sessions, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. 
Where: Smithfield Branch Library, #1 8th Ave. West  
Details: On Saturdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2-6 p.m., Smithfield Branch Library is offering free practice tests through its online database for students desiring to be more effective in taking ACT tests. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, between 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Smithfield Library is offering Power Hour, free tutoring for elementary students (Tuesdays) and middle school students (Thursdays). Register in advance. For more information, call 205-324-8428.  
 
BIRMINGHAM, AL-Do you need to improve your ACT score? Can you benefit from some free tutoring? Then take advantage of two free programs the Smithfield Branch Library, #1 8th Ave. West, is offering to help Birmingham area students do better on tests. 

On Saturdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2-6 p.m., Smithfield Branch Library is offering free practice tests through its online database for students desiring to be more effective in taking ACT tests. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, between 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Smithfield Library is offering Power Hour, free tutoring for elementary students (Tuesdays) and middle school students (Thursdays). Register in advance because space is limited. For more information, call 205-324-8428. 

The Power Hour tutoring sessions are led by Cordarell Suggs, a part-time Library Assistant III at Smithfield Library. For the ACT Prep, students are welcome to bring in their laptop computers or they can use Smithfield’s public computers, said Heather McWilliams, branch manager at Smithfield. 

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