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Place, Not Race: Sheryll Cashin on a New Vision of Opportunity in America

National author and speaker Sheryll Cashin discusses her new book, "Place Not Race: A New Vision of Opportunity in America."   Ms. Cashin argues that affirmative action as currently practiced does little to help disadvantaged people, and she offers a new framework for true inclusion. Read more »

Health Forum: Cholesterol

Do you have questions about your cholesterol medication?  What exactly is cholesterol?  Why is it so important?  How do we manage it?  Gregg Knowles, PharmD. and Huntsville Hospital Pharmacy Clinical Specialist, discusses some of the answers!

Tuesday * October 28 * 11-12 Noon
Main Branch Library * Second Floor Events Room

For more information, call Sophie Young at 532-2362.

Mobile Printing at HMCPL

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. Read more »

Mobile Printing at HMCPL

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. Read more »

Remember when rock was young

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.” Read more »

Madison opens Next Chapter Book Club

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). Read more »

Investment 101 for the Military

The Library is partnering with organizations on Redstone Arsenal to offer free Investment 101 classes at two locations, open to all people with access to the Arsenal.

In September, Army Community Services will host the 4-part series on Mondays.  For more information, please contact Kathleen Riester at Kathleen [dot] k [dot] riester [dot] civ [at] mail [dot] mil -- registration is required! Read more »

Irish dancing for fun and fitness

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. Read more »

NaNoWriMo Write-ins

Join fellow National Novel Writing Month participants at these weekly novel-writing sessions.

All writers are welcome.  Bring your preferred writing tools, including surge protectors for laptops and other electronic writing gear.

For details, contact Sophie Young, 256-532-2362.

Monday * November 3 * 6-8:45pm
Monday * November 17 * 6-8:45pm
Monday * November 24 * 6-8:45pm

Second Floor Events Room
Main Branch Library

Meet the Author: Robert McCammon. NaNoWriMo 101

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. Read more »

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