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Healthy Kids Forum

Just in time for summer break, health professionals from the Huntsville-Madison County Health Department will tell you all you need to know about childhood immunizations and other childhood health concerns.

The Healthy Alternative: Facts about alternative medicine

Dr. Wayne Stephens of Rocket City Chiropractic will give an engaging and fascinating presentation about the facts, myths, and benefits of alternative medicine and “naturopathic” healing on May 19.

How to do Things: Take Better Photos on May 10

Learn tips and techniques, and receive constructive feedback on your own photography in the next session of our How to do Things! series.

Create this fun springtime craft at our next "How to do Things!" class on April 26.

In this fun, sprintime craft class, you may follow our designs for a turtle, bee or ladybug statue - or dream up a creation of your own. Garden friends can be used in a border to perk up your concrete edging, or stand alone as an accent in your flower bed.

How to do Things!: Salsa Dancing on April 12

Join us for this fun introduction to Salsa dancing class! Greg & Quinta Stargell will teach us basic steps and technique, to set the foundation for an exciting new hobby that can improve your physical health as well as your social life.

Help Yourself to Health: Cancer Prevention on March 26

Join us at this informative session where Dr. Harry James McCarty from the Center for Cancer Care in Huntsville will speak and answer your questions about cancer and cancer prevention. We'll also be enjoying healthy snacks!

How to do Things!: Paint with acrylic on March 22

Please note: no registration is required, but we only have 24 canvases. You may bring you own canvas to secure a seat. Otherwise, we will schedule an additional class to acommodate those we cannot on the 22nd.

Author Wayne Greenhaw speaks about his new book on Thursday, March 10.

Please join us for a fascinating talk from  Wayne Greenhaw, author of Fighting the Devil in Dixie: How the Civil Rights Activists Took on the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama.  Copies of the book will be for sale at the event.

How to Publish Your Novel: A Five Part Series

We are delighted to welcome back national bestselling author Scott Oden, to conduct a special five-part series that will guide you through the process of publishing a novel. The first session is Sunday, March 6.

Author Larry Lester speaks about the "Pride and Passion" on April 27.

Larry Lester, co-founder of the Negro League Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri, and author of several books on the Negro Leagues, will speak about the history of African-Americans in baseball from 1860 to present day.

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