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How to do Things!: Paint with acrylic on March 22

Please note: no registration is required, but we only have 24 canvases. You may bring you own canvas to secure a seat. Otherwise, we will schedule an additional class to acommodate those we cannot on the 22nd. Read more about How to do Things!: Paint with acrylic on March 22

Friends of Showers Center Library First Annual Walk-A-Thon!

Are you a walker?  If so, please support the Showers Center Library on Saturday, April 9, beginning at 8 a.m, for the Friends of the Showers Center Library Walk-A-Thon.

This event will take place at the Richard Showers Recreation Center.  Registration will open at 8 a.m. and the walk starts at 9 a.m.

 For more information please call the Showers Center Library at 256-851-7492. Read more about Friends of Showers Center Library First Annual Walk-A-Thon!

S2S/B2B Annual Author Event: Vanessa Davis Griggs

Sister 2 Sister/Brother 2 Brother is celebrating our fifth anniversary along with our annual author event on Saturday, March 19!  Purchase your tickets now to see author and motivational speaker Vanessa Davis Griggs.

Click here to view the author's short bio.

Tickets are $10 each, and may be purchased at the Main Library, the Showers Center Branch Library, or by calling 256-532-5950.

We hope to see you at this event on Saturday, March 19, 2 to 5 p.m. at the Main Library! Read more about S2S/B2B Annual Author Event: Vanessa Davis Griggs

Author Wayne Greenhaw speaks about his new book on Thursday, March 10.

Please join us for a fascinating talk from  Wayne Greenhaw, author of Fighting the Devil in Dixie: How the Civil Rights Activists Took on the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama.  Copies of the book will be for sale at the event.

This event will be in the Main branch auditorium on Thursday, March 10, at 6:30 pm. It is free and open to the public. Please contact Luisa with any questions about this event at lmorenilla@hmcpl.org. Read more about Author Wayne Greenhaw speaks about his new book on Thursday, March 10.

Wanted: Teen Volunteers for Bailey Cove

Bailey Cove Public Library is now accepting applications for teen volunteers for the summer!

All applications are available at the front desk at Bailey Cove and must be returned before April 8, 2011. For more information please contact Julia Hendon at 256-881-0257 or jhendon@hmcpl.org. Read more about Wanted: Teen Volunteers for Bailey Cove

Celebate St. Patrick's Day with Irish Dance!

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with flair! Catch one of our Irish Dancing programs at the Main and Madison Libraries.

Tuesday, March 8 @ 4:00 pm
Huntsville Public Library Auditorium Read more about Celebate St. Patrick's Day with Irish Dance!

How to Publish Your Novel: A Five Part Series

We are delighted to welcome back national bestselling author Scott Oden, to conduct a special five-part series that will guide you through the process of publishing a novel. The first session is Sunday, March 6. Read more about How to Publish Your Novel: A Five Part Series

Author Larry Lester speaks about the "Pride and Passion" on April 27.

Larry Lester, co-founder of the Negro League Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri, and author of several books on the Negro Leagues, will speak about the history of African-Americans in baseball from 1860 to present day.

Read more about Author Larry Lester speaks about the "Pride and Passion" on April 27.

Murphy Branch Spring Cleaning Book Sale

Help the Murphy Branch clear out some space in their bookstore beginning March 9-12.  Books are priced 10 cents and up!

The Eleanor Murphy Public Library will be hosting a Spring Cleaning book sale Wednesday, March 9 through Saturday, March 12, during the branch's normal business hours.  Click here to view location and hours of operation.  Books will start at 10 cents each, while supplies last! Read more about Murphy Branch Spring Cleaning Book Sale

Huntsville Library Foundation Presents: Murder & Mayhem with Jefferson Bass

Meet the writing team of Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson, authors of the New York Times bestselling Body Farm series as they premier The Bone Yard, the sixth novel in the series.  Attendees can meet the authors, enjoy dessert and tour the traveling exhibit "CSI: The Experience." Read more about Huntsville Library Foundation Presents: Murder & Mayhem with Jefferson Bass

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