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Meet the Author: Les Johnson

What would it be like if we were suddenly to lose most, if not all, of our space satellites? Scientist and author Les Johnson discusses his predictions at the Main Library on Sunday, June 16 at 2 p.m..

Meet the Author: Dr. Sonnie Hereford

Huntsville Civil Rights activist Dr. Sonnie Hereford discusses his memoir, Beside the Troubled Waters on Tuesday, June 4, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.

New "Author Chat Book Club"

Read and discuss books with the author joining our discussion. Our first featured book/ author is "Days of Little Texas" by R.A. Nelson on Thursday, July 11, at 6 p.m. at Pizzelle's Confections at Lowe Mill.

Rev up your website

Who's visiting your website, and what can you do with this information? Jerry Brown will offer insights on Thursday, May 30, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.

Health Forum: Headache

Dr. Melissa DeBerry of Huntsville Hospital Physician Care gives an informative talk on what goes into headaches.

What kinds of headaches are there?  What treatments are available?

Tuesday * June 25 * 11-12Noon

Second Floor Events Room
Main Library

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

How to Do Things: Yoga

Enjoy the benefits of yoga, whether you are an accomplished yogi or a curious beginner. Pam Herdy leads a session on April 23 for all levels of experience. Please bring a yoga mat or towel.

Health Forum: Hearing Loss

Dr. William McFeely of North Alabama Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates talks about hearing loss on Tuesday, May 28, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.

How to Do Things: Geocaching

Have you seen strangers investigating shrubbery, rocks, or lamp posts? Have you found a strange item in the woods?

Learn the basics of the Global Positioning System and the hi-tech game/sport/hobby of geocaching.

Use of individual GPS receivers will not be covered, but there will be some practice time.  Everyone is encouraged to bring a handheld GPS unit; there will be a short practice run after class. Please become familiar with your GPS ahead of time.

 

Tuesday * June 25 * 6:30-8pm

Second Floor Events Room

Main Library

How to Do Things: Caving

Ever have a craving to go somewhere dark and spooky?

Goodreads Meetup at Straight to Ale Brewery

Can’t stop talking about books? You're not alone. Meet like-minded book-lovers and learn about the Library’s Goodreads Group on Tuesday, April 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Straight to Ale Brewery.

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