The Bailey Cove Friends of the Library will hold a book sale on Saturday, September 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, September 21, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Bailey Cove Library, 1409 Weatherly Plaza.

Joshilyn Jackson, bestselling author of “Gods in Alabama,” “Backseat Saints” and more, is the guest speaker for Vive le Livre 2014, the Huntsville Library Foundation’s annual fundraiser to support the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library.

The Murder at Main Mystery Book Club heads to The Wine Cellar, 2304 Whitesburg Drive, on Thursday, September 18, at 5:30 p.m. The group will discuss novels by Ellen Crosby.

From wearable art to romantic expressions, you'll find lots to love in our crafting classes for adults.

Crazy about comics? Gaga about gaming? Feverish about a fandom? Whatever gets your geek on – anything from “Doctor Who” to “My Little Pony” – celebrate it with us at the inaugural Rocket City NerdCon. The fun happens at the Downtown Huntsville Library, 915 Monroe St., on Friday, Oct. 24, 4 to 10 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 25, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Learn how to paint with a palette knife when artist Cynthia Massey Parsons demonstrates her technique in oils and shares her special secrets of composition on Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Downtown Huntsville Library.

Marty Olliff will discuss "The Great War in the Heart of Dixie: Alabama in World War I" on Sunday, Sept. 21, at 2 p.m. in the second-floor Events Room at the Downtown Huntsville Library, 915 Monroe St. Admission is free.

Experience "A Night Dark and Grimm," an evening of family-friendly games, costumes, and fun -- all based on Grimm's Fairy Tales -- on Friday, Sept. 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bailey Cove Library, 1409 Weatherly Plaza.

Fitness Arts Center presents a free Irish dance class for ages 6 and older on Saturday, September 20, at 10 a.m. at the Madison Public Library.

When rock was young, Hollywood studios embraced the music and its makers. The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library and LearningQUEST revisit those days on Monday nights in September with “Hollywood Rock ’n’ Roll: Popular Music and the Movies, 1954-1973.”

The Huntsville Feminist Chorus will perform in the auditorium of the Downtown Huntsville Library, 915 Monroe St., on Sunday, Oct. 5, from 2 to 3 p.m.

The Madison Public Library has started a new book club just for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD): the Next Chapter Book Club (NCBC).

Internationally acclaimed author Robert McCammon discusses the inspiration and process behind his award-winning works, such as "Boy's Life," "Swan Song," and "The Wolf's Hour," on Thursday, October 2, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. during our National Novel Writing Month kick-off event at the Downtown Huntsville Library.

HMCPL offers a print solution for everyone, no matter where you are or what device you use. Our new mobile printing solution is available via wireless and mobile devices, whether you’re in the library or not. It’s also available from any computing device globally, via Web, email, or even mobile apps.

Create and take home a painting that embodies your love of reading. Patsy Ducote, artist and Bailey Cove Library branch manager, will lead the group on Saturday, Sept. 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Bailey Cove Library.

The Rocket City Latin Band returns to the Atrium of the Downtown Huntsville Branch on Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 6 p.m.