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Spend your summer at HMCPL

Looking for something to do this summer? Don’t just sit there: Get involved at your library! Summer is never boring at HMCPL, and we count on our teen volunteers to help us through the busy months. Read more »

Watch the skies!

"Keep Watching the Skies! Science Fiction in Hollywood, 1950-1956" is the focus of April's Monday night film series at the Main Library. Read more »

Showers Center Walk-A-Thon

The Showers Center Friends of the Library will hold the third annual Walk-A-Thon on Saturday, April 13, starting at 8 a.m. on the grounds of the Richard Showers Center, 4600 Blue Spring Road. Read more »

Share your photos

Your treasured family photographs can help history bloom in downtown Huntsville. Bring your photos to the Main Library on May 18 from 9 a.m. to noon, and these historic images could become part of a large tiled bench, one of the city’s major public art projects. Read more »

Soap Monsters!

The Super Duper Science Club at the Main Library takes on Soap Monsters! at its new time, 3:30 p.m., on Tuesday, February 26. Read more »

Help us share the love

Librarians help people in all areas of our community pursue their dreams every day. You can help us help them by participating in the Library WishList program. Read more »

Black History Month concert

U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., offered an inspirational start to HMCPL's celebration of Black History Month on Saturday, Feb. 2. Join us tonight, Thursday, February 28, at 6 p.m. as we welcome St. Bartley's Primitive Baptist Church Choir for the final concert in our celebration. Read more »

“Future Imperfect: Dystopian Films in Hollywood"

Our science fiction film series “Future Imperfect: Dystopian Films in Hollywood” ends on Monday, March 11, with the 2012 thriller "The Hunger Games." Read more »

Snowflakes for Sandy Hook suspended

Due to the storm of response, the Sandy Hook PTA has asked the National Council of PTAs to suspend the Snowflakes for Sandy Hook project.

Ring and Sing for Madison Library

Wrap yourself in the sounds of the season and help the Madison Public Library at the 14th annual Ring and Sing on Sunday, December 9, at 6:30 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 7740 Highway 72 W., in Madison. Read more »

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