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Expect a Lovely Day

The Sister 2 Sister Brother 2 Brother Book Club presents bestselling author Lutishia Lovely and her alter-ego Zuri Day in a two-for-one author event on Saturday, March 15, at 2 p.m. at the Main Library downtown. Read more »

Meet author Julie Garwood on Skype

Best-selling romance novelist Julie Garwood will meet with the Monrovia Library's Lunch and Love Romance Book Club on Tuesday, February 4, at 11 a.m. through the technological wonders of Skype. Read more »

Hertha Heller Forum: Poets' Choice Readings

The Hertha Heller Forum, presented by Friends of the Library, will hold the annual Poets’ Choice Readings by members of the Huntsville Literary Association's Poetry Writing Workshop on Sunday, January 26, at 2 p.m. in the auditorium of the Main Library downtown. Read more »

Become a smarter investor

Improve your money savvy and investing know-how through our Mind Your Money program for beginning investors. Read more »

Celebrating Movers and Shakers

We'll celebrate the lives and contributions of renowned African Americans who have had a strong influence on American culture each week in February at the Bessie K. Russell Library, 3011-C Sparkman Drive. Read more »

Dickens kept Christmas well

At the end of Charles Dickens's "A Christmas Carol," old miser Ebenezer Scrooge has been transformed to such an extent that "it was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge." Read more »

Science Fiction Films of the '70s

We'll continue our exploration of classic science fiction movies with Hollywood Science Fiction Films of the '70s on Monday nights, January 13 and 27 and February 3 and 10, at 6 p.m. at the Main Library downtown. Read more »

Write with us!

Sure, we promote reading. We're a library after all. But did you know we promote good writing, too? Two new writing groups target our teenage patrons. Read more »

All decked out for the holidays

A festive display of Christmas trees decks the halls of all three floors of the main Huntsville-Madison County Public Library downtown.  Read more »

Space program memorabilia

You are invited to attend and document a special presentation being made to the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library, Monday, December 30, 2013, at 11 a.m. Three framed space flight commemorative pieces will be presented featuring the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo space programs, missions, and flight patches. Read more »

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