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April is Financial Literacy Month

Did you know that April is Financial Literacy Month? Too many Americans are insufficiently educated about their personal finances. Read more »

Apps You Need

Because HMCPL isn't just a 9-5 place but a 24/7 destination, here is a list of apps that will help you get everything we have to offer when it's convenient for you - ebooks, music, and movies are available from your screen when you want them!

Overdrive Media Console  Read more »

Author will discuss new thriller

Local author Eric W. Herbert will talk about his new novel, Butcher's Bill, during three programs at our branches. He will be at the Madison Library on Thursday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m., at the Monrovia Library on Tuesday, April 22, at 6:30 p.m., and at the Eleanor E. Murphy Library on Saturday, April 26, at 3 p.m. Read more »

Teen Writers' Group April Meeting

Young wordsmiths of Madison, tune your ears. The Teen Writers' Group of Madison will congregate April 3rd, Thursday, at 5:00. Gathered young writers will discuss dialogue, share pieces, and craft! We will construct quill pens with which to arm ourselves in the written battles in which we engage. May we see you then!

 

Huntsville Fencing Club Demonstration

Come and be part of our Community Read Shakespeare Celebration! The Huntsville Fencing Club will be at the Madison Library on Saturday, April 12 at 1:00. They will demonstrate fencing, including historical techniques. This free program is for all ages to enjoy!

33rd Black Maria Film and Video Festival Tour

The Library proudly presents a diverse lineup of short films from the acclaimed Black Maria Film and Video Festival — all appropriate for teens and adults.  Join us for two programs, with Q&A and a brief intermission.  These exceptional works range from comedy to drama and are the heart and soul of the festival.

Both programs are Free of Charge and open to the public
For more information, call Sophie Young at 532-2362 Read more »

Tuesday Evening Concerts

Our popular Thursday night concert series is moving to Tuesdays. We'll start the season on Tuesday, April 29, with Twickenham Jazz & Swing at 6 p.m. in the Atrium of the Main Library downtown. Read more »

Friends of the Library membership drive

You're invited to join Friends of the Library during the April FOL membership drive. Read more »

Get the most out of Koha

Patrons, you can learn more about the features offered by Koha, the library's new online catalog system, during three classes in April. Read more »

Volunteer with us this summer

Teens can gain valuable work experience and have fun doing it this summer at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library. Apply to volunteer at one of our branches. Read more »

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