The Madison Public Library's Teen Book Club will meet Thursday, April 17th, at 5:00 to discuss this month's chosen book... The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate, by Jacqueline Kelly. Join us in the YA room to discuss Calpurnia's summer adventures, her scientific discoveries with her grandpa, and her exploits in the Texas Summer Heat.
Two classic movies will be shown at the Madison Library as part of our month long Big Read Celebration. The theme for this year is Shakespeare. On April 14 at 6:00 P.M..., "Kiss Me Kate" will be aired in the meeting room. This movie is not rated. On April 21 at 5:30 P.M..., "Shakespeare in Love" will be shown. It is rated R. Don't miss out on movie nights!
Local author Eric W. Herbert will talk about his new novel, Butcher's Bill, during three programs at our branches. He will be at the Madison Library on Thursday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m., at the Monrovia Library on Tuesday, April 22, at 6:30 p.m., and at the Eleanor E. Murphy Library on Saturday, April 26, at 3 p.m.
Young wordsmiths of Madison, tune your ears. The Teen Writers' Group of Madison will congregate April 3rd, Thursday, at 5:00. Gathered young writers will discuss dialogue, share pieces, and craft! We will construct quill pens with which to arm ourselves in the written battles in which we engage. May we see you then!
Come and be part of our Community Read Shakespeare Celebration! The Huntsville Fencing Club will be at the Madison Library on Saturday, April 12 at 1:00. They will demonstrate fencing, including historical techniques. This free program is for all ages to enjoy!
Decorate a tote with your favorite quote from Shakespeare as part of the library’s Annual Community Read event. This class is for adults and teens ages 14 and up. Supplies will be provided, but registration is required. We are limited to 12 participants. To register please call 256-461-0046, or e-mail Teresa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Attention all Pinterest fans! Join us each month in the Pinterest Test Lab as we tackle a popular craft from Pinterest. In our April session, we will make a "Peeps" bunny wreath. Cost is $3.00. Please RSVP by calling the Madison library at 256-461-0046 or contact Teresa Allison at email@example.com.