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Energy-efficient Cooking with Chef Donovan Fandre

Chef Donovan Fandre shares the secrets to delectable dishes that also save energy. Read more »

English Author Tea

You are cordially invited to attend the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library’s annual English Author Tea on Sunday, January 29, at 2pm.

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Investment 101 for the Military

The Library is partnering with organizations on Redstone Arsenal to offer free Investment 101 classes at two locations, open to all people with access to the Arsenal.

In September, Army Community Services will host the 4-part series on Mondays.  For more information, please contact Kathleen Riester at Kathleen [dot] k [dot] riester [dot] civ [at] mail [dot] mil -- registration is required! Read more »

NaNoWriMo Write-ins

Join fellow National Novel Writing Month participants at these weekly novel-writing sessions.

All writers are welcome.  Bring your preferred writing tools, including surge protectors for laptops and other electronic writing gear.

For details, contact Sophie Young, 256-532-2362.

Monday * November 3 * 6-8:45pm
Monday * November 17 * 6-8:45pm
Monday * November 24 * 6-8:45pm

Second Floor Events Room
Main Branch Library

Meet the Author: Robert McCammon. NaNoWriMo 101

Internationally acclaimed author Robert McCammon discusses the inspiration and process behind his award-winning works, such as "Boy's Life," "Swan Song," and "The Wolf's Hour," on Thursday, October 2, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. during our National Novel Writing Month kick-off event at the Downtown Huntsville Library. Read more »

How to Do Things: Self-defense with Alexander's Martial Arts

Geared towards adults, but teens are welcome!

Instructor Ashley Koenig shows:
•  How to avoid dangerous situations
•  Physical self-defense techniques
•  Practice strikes with pads

Tuesday  •  October 28 • 6:30-8:00pm
Main Branch Library
Second Floor Events Room
Admission is free.

For more information, call Sophie Young at 256-532-2362.

Meet the Huntsville Feminist Chorus

This a capella women's chorus, which has been singing in Huntsville since 1993, will sing an hour of songs to open hearts and minds.

Sunday * October 5 * 2-3pm

 

Main Branch Library Auditorium
For more information, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362.

 

How to Do Things: Painting in Oil with the Palette Knife with Cynthia Parsons

Have you wondered how to begin to “paint” with a palette knife?

Cynthia Parsons will demonstrate her technique in oils and share her special secrets of composition.  Bring your sketchbook & pen or pencil in case you want to record the stages of development.

You’ll have a wonderful time and be ready to paint your own masterpiece!

More about Parsons at:  www.parsonsartgallery.com Read more »

Understanding Your Health Insurance

Confused about your new insurance? Do you want to know how to get the most out of your insurance? Do you qualify for special enrollment?
All that and more will be explained by your local Huntsville Navigator.

We’re here to help, so please join us for this free event at the Huntsville-Madison Public Library

Friday * August 15, 2014
2pm

Second Floor Events Room
For more information contact TC Caldwell 205-332-0175 or EnrollHuntsville [at] gmail [dot] com

Meet the Author: Courtney Miller Santo

International best-selling author Courtney Miller Santo discusses her new novel, "Three Story House," on Sunday, September 7, at 2 p.m. at the Downtown Huntsville Library. Read more »

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