"The Selma Dallas County Public Library is a community resource center where diversity is celebrated and where people of all backgrounds are welcomed daily for fellowship and learning. Our goal is to provide excellence in library service to the families of this city and county by building bridges of understanding that can lead to a better world for us all."
Becky Cothran -Nichols , Library Director, Selma Dallas County Public Library
"The Selma Dallas County Public Library is a working partner with the people of Selma and Dallas County. Our goal is to provide resources, programs, and technology that enhance and enrich the quality of life here for our residents and also for our visitors."

We offer many events throughout the year. See them in the list below!


  • 6th Apr 2017 12:00:pm to 2:00:pmLunch at the Library

    Alabama Scenic River Trail Jim Felder,Executive Director
  • 7th Apr 2017 10:00:pm to 11:00:pmHome Skills

    "Savings at the Store" Come hear Doris Truax talk about how you can make the most of your money at the grocery store.
  • 13th Apr 2017 to 11:59:pmLunch at the Library

    "Sensational Spring Desserts" with Kate Wood of "Wood and Spoon". Lunch will be served at noon. Delectable desserts and demonstrations to follow! Limited seating so get your tickets now! $8.00!
  • 20th Apr 2017 12:00:pm to 2:00:pmCourtyard Cafe

    Join us for another delicious lunch served in our beautiful Henry Brick Courtyard. Program by one of our Sensational Selma stores! Tickets are $8.00 and must be purchased in advance as seating is limited!
  • 28th Sep 2017 5:00:pm to 6:00:pmLunch at the Library

    "Mockingbird Songs My friendship with Harper Lee" by Wayne Flynt