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Feng shui with Clear Englebert

Feng shui master and author Clear Englebert explains feng shui principles and their applications in a three-part special program series starting June 24. The Main, Madison, and Bailey Cove libraries will each host a different program.

LEGO Extravaganza!

LEGOs, LEGOs, and more LEGOs! The Tennessee Valley LEGO® Club returns to the auditorium of the Main Library downtown on June 21-22 for its Summer Extravaganza.

Health Forum: Hemorrhoids

Dr. Jason Kinzel of the Digestive Disease Center talks about issues and treatments on Tuesday, May 20, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.

More Basic Arduino Projects

What is Arduino? A single board computer that makes learning electronics fun. Learn more on Tuesday, May 20, at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library.

Harvey Cotten: Getting Ready for Fall in the Garden

Lawns, weeds, bugs, pruning, planting, composting...and lots of time for Q&A

Sunday, August 10, 2-4pm
Main Branch Library Auditorium
915 Monroe Street
Admission is Free.
For more information, call Sophie Young at 256-532-2362.

5 Simple Tips for Achieving Greater Financial Security

Could your personal finance plan use a bit of structure?  FINRA can get you started with their 5 tips for achieving greater financial security.  Simple steps, such as thinking about retirement, investing, and credit reports, are a good start.  And the article provides links for further reseources on the Save and Invest website.

Warriors avoiding financial pitfalls

Among the dangers that our military faces are financial predators in their own backyard.  Many people do not realize that personal finance issues are a significant concern for our service men and women.  A recent article in Military Times outlines some of the pitfalls that the military community should guard against.  It describes sound approaches to these situations, and mentions a book that three Army captains penned after teaching personal finance wor

Meet the Artist: Tatyana Igumnova Hankinson

Tatyana Igumnova Hankinson introduces her exhibit Jerusalem!, which is on display April-May, 2014, in the Atrium Gallery.  This mixed media collection of original works depicts the artist's appreciation of the dusty, sunny, faraway land that is Jerusalem.

Black Maria Film and Video Festival

A diverse lineup of short films from the acclaimed Black Maria Film and Video Festival will be shown at the Main Library on Saturday, May 17, starting at 1 p.m. Admission is free.

Health Forum: Hospice Care

Lee Shaw of Hospice Family Care discusses the process and issues involved in end-of-life care on Tuesday, March 25, from 11 a.m. to noon in the Events Room on the second floor of the Main Library downtown.