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Postcard Views of Huntsville

Travel back in time and see Huntsville as it was from 1902 through the 1950s with postcard views of buildings, streets, and people. This program will be presented on Thursday, October 25, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Main Library auditorium. Read more »

Yoga Lit 101

Relax and unwind during free yoga classes held at 4 p.m. on the first Saturday of the month through the end of 2012. Certified yoga instructors Mitzi Connell and Holley Porter-Wright of Yoga HōM will lead the classes at the Main Library.  Read more »

How I Write: NaNoWriMo 101

You know you want to write that novel, but you’re facing a blank computer screen.  Where do you begin, and how do you keep going?  Four published Alabama authors share how they approach writing a novel: Jamie Dodson, Les Johnson, Beck McDowell, and Scott Oden.  Read more »

How to Do Things: Zumba

Dance yourself into shape with Zumba! Read more »

Smart Consumer Health

How do you find a medical provider? Experts from Huntsville Hospital and Crestwood Medical Center discuss the questions you need to ask, and the issues you need to know. Read more »

Vive le Livre Preview. Thomas Jefferson: American Perspectives

Get ready for Vive le Livre!  Jefferson enthusiast Cutter Hughes offers a perspective on the changing attitudes toward Thomas Jefferson in our nation’s history on Monday, Sept. 24, from 11 a.m. to noon in the auditorium of the Main Library. Read more »

Hike with the Land Trust

We're partnering with the Land Trust of North Alabama to offer this family-friendly, fun and easy hike on the lovely Wildflower Trail in Blossomwood on Saturday, May 19, at 9 a.m.

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Meet the Author: Hester Bass

How did a game show, a hurricane, and a fairy tale help a childhood dream come true? Find out when award-winning author Hester Bass talks about her work on Sunday, September 30, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Main Library auditorium. Read more »

Meet Mr. Lincoln

Dennis Boggs returns to the Main Library on Tuesday, May 1, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., to kick off our American Library Association exhibit, "Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War." Read more »

Author Event: Tayari Jones

Nationally acclaimed author Tayari Jones comes to the Main library May 13 to talk about her latest novel, Silver Sparrow. Read more »

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