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Student Summer Volunteer Program

Want to have fun and gain valuable work experience this summer? The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library is accepting applications for the Student Summer Volunteer Program now through May 4.

Recipe for Success: Kindergarten Readiness

Join Youth Services for a Recipe for Success program on Wednesday, March 21 at 11am to find out why "Kindergarten Readiness" doesn't have to be a mystery.

Integration and Football

John Pruett, retired sports editor and columnist for The Huntsville Times, will talk about the integration of football programs in the 1970s during the closing event of Community Read 2012: A Gathering of Old Men on Tuesday, May 1, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Main Library.

Flower Pot Painting

Continue celebrating Earth Day and join us as we paint four-inch clay flower pots on Monday, April 23, at the Madison Public Library. Space is limited, so sign up soon!

Upcycled Spring Book Wreaths

Turn your old books into new decorative spring wreaths on Friday, April 20, at 10 a.m. at the Madison Public Library. Space is limited, so sign up soon.

Hertha Heller Forum: Poets' Choice Readings

The Friends of the Library will conclude the 2012 Hertha Heller Forum series with Poets' Choice Readings on Sunday, March 25, at 2 p.m. in the main library auditorium.

Cut Costs with Coupons

The Bailey Cove Library presents Heather's Hints, a free Couponing 101 Class, on Monday, March 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the library.

Happy 100th, Girl Scouts!

Join the Bailey Cove Library to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Girl Scouts of America, our community partners, at a birthday party on Monday, March 12, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the library.

Shoe Art at Monrovia!

**Rescheduled** The shoe art class at Monrovia Library has been rescheduled for Monday, April 9, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Overview of Dyslexia @ Madison

Join us on Monday, March 19, for an Overview of Dyslexia presented by Cindy Hall. She will discuss the warning signs of dyslexia, screenings and test to diagnose dyslexia, and where to go for help in remediating a dyslexic student.