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How to Do Things: Belly Dancing!

Try out this exotic international dance form, as instructors from the Beledi Club show us the moves behind the mystique.  You can try out wearing scarves and coins, and get a terrific workout at the same time!

How to Do Things: Birdwatching in North Alabama

Where are some of the best birding spots in our area?  How do you find the birds, and how do you know which ones you see?

Bill McAllister has watched and photographed wild birds for over 50 years.  He’ll share tips on finding and identifying birds in North Alabama, and give us clues on the best times and places to find our feathered friends.

Celebrate National Library Week with Us

Celebrate National Library Week April 8-14 at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library by entering our contests and letter writing campaign! Read more »

NOOK Color winners announced!

*Updated* Congratulations to the winners of our Community Read prize drawing! Those selected received a Barnes & Noble NOOK ColorTM. Read more »

Disaster Preparedness - Are your assets bullet-proof?

We're offering two information sessions on protecting your assets in the event of a natural disaster at the Main branch on April 2 and April 10. Read more »

Prostate Cancer -- How to prevent it

Dr. John Hinson, a urologist with North Alabama Urology, will discuss prostate cancer and ways to prevent it on Friday, March 30, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Read more »

Take Heart! Health Event

Take Heart! We're here to help you get all the information you need to enjoy excellent heart health, on February 7.

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Black History Month 2012: Looking to the Future

New event added!** This year we're celebrating Black History Month with a variety of programs that not only reflect on our past, but look ahead to our future. Read more »

Martin Luther King Jr. Musical Tribute

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday with a special musical tribute to the civil rights leader on January 15.

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How to do Things: Ballroom Dancing

This class is now full. But we will schedule another similar class soon, so check back!  You can also take advantage of other programs that will help you discover healthy habits for the new year: Fit for the New Year on Jan. 11, Don't Stress on Jan. 12, Vegan Movie Night on January 12, and Tai Chi on Jan. 24.

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