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Book Sale at Bailey Cove Public Library

Friends of Bailey Cove Book Sale will save you big!

Friends of the Bailey Cove Library

Fall Used Book Sale

Bailey Cove Branch Library

1409 Weatherly Plaza

Huntsville AL 35803

(256) 881-0257

Saturday, September 25, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sunday, September 26, 1-5 p.m.

Most items just 25 cents. Bestsellers are $1. Selection includes hardback and paperback fiction, non-fiction, children’s, and audiobooks. Read more about Book Sale at Bailey Cove Public Library

September 18 Romance Author Book Discussion!

Join us at the Madison Public Library on Saturday at 10 a.m. for a Book Lovers event with special guests Peggy Webb, Bonnie Gardner and Lyn Stone.

These prolific and bestselling authors have written over a hundred romance novels covering multiple genres and subgenres, including suspense, historical, comedy, mystery, and more.  Join them for an informal discussion of the passion they all share: books! Saturday, September 18, 10-11:30 a.m. Read more about September 18 Romance Author Book Discussion!

Tap in to your Ghost of Christmas Future!

The Madison Friends of the Library invite you to spend an evening with the great-great grandson of Charles Dickens. Read more about Tap in to your Ghost of Christmas Future!

Put a book on our shelves!

Want to help your library? You can donate online to our book fund. Every dollar helps! You can even place a book in someone's honor (or memory) on our shelves for $25, complete with bookplate honoring both you and your recipient. Read more about Put a book on our shelves!

Get Health Smart

Information is the best medicine! Please join us on Thursday, September 23 at 1 pm in the Main library's auditorium for this free event. A panel of medical and health experts will tell you about valuable services and resources that can help you and your family be their healthiest.  Read more about Get Health Smart

Triana Public Library: The Comeback Story

On September 29, 2009 the Triana Public Library burned, leaving a cherished community center in ashes.  Coming back from a devastating fire is not easy, but the library is on its way thanks to the Lowes Heroes program.

A few days shy of the fire’s one year anniversary, employees from four Lowes stores will be rolling up their sleeves to help build picnic tables, a reading deck and landscape the portable building the Triana Public Library now occupies. Read more about Triana Public Library: The Comeback Story

Your Library Needs You!

If you are willing to devote at least two hours a week to your community on a continual basis, the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library needs you!

The Main Library is seeking multiple volunteers to help assist patrons with our new RFID check-out system and act as a friendly concierge at the main entrance, work on the Heritage Room Obituary Index project or help with other duties, special tasks or events. Read more about Your Library Needs You!

Thursday Night Concerts at Main

November  & December Concert Schedule Announced!

Upcoming Events:


  • Thursday, November 4: Sentimental Journey, playing 1930s-40s dance music
  • Thursday, December 9: Painted Melodies performing our holiday concert
  • All concerts are free to the public and begin at 6 p.m. in the library Atrium.    We hope to see you there! Read more about Thursday Night Concerts at Main

    S2S-B2B Breast Cancer Awareness Event

    This event, focusing on awareness and health of breast cancer, will feature a guest speaker, music, spoken-word poetry, free giveaways and health tips.

    Sister 2 Sister Brother 2 Brother Book Club and the Help Yourself to Health Initiative are hosting a Breast Cancer Awareness program October 16 at 2 p.m.  The focus will be on breast cancer awareness and how to be in tune with your body.  Our guest speaker will share her journey from finding a lump to how she has been able to survive breast cancer. Read more about S2S-B2B Breast Cancer Awareness Event

    3, 2, 1... Liftoff for Kiwanis Little Learners!

    ATTN: WORKSHOPS ARE FULL!  After one day of sign-ups we've already reached our limit, but you can still register to be on our wait list for future workshops!

    UPDATED AUG. 31 Please contact Rebecca Turner at rturner@hmcpl.org or 256-532-5982 to be contacted for future workshop dates.

      Read more about 3, 2, 1... Liftoff for Kiwanis Little Learners!