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Special Literary Concert: The Poetry of Alabama Music

Frye Gaillard and Kathryn Scheldt intertwine music and poetry in this special literary concert.

Frye, author and writer in residence at the University of South Alabama, discusses the literature and poetry of music and songwriting.  Then Nashville recording artist and singer-songwriter Kathryn performs songs from her collaboration with Frye: their book/CD project, The Quilt.

Sunday * August 25 * 2-4pm

Main Library Auditorium

915 Monroe Street * Huntsville

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

How to Do Things: Bollywood Dancing

Richa Singh shows you how to dance like a Mumbai film star on Tuesday, March 26, at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library.

Health Forum: Parkinson's

Kandess Anderson, CRNP, talks about Parkinson's disease on Tuesday, March 26, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.

Health Forum: Colorectal Cancer

Got questions about colorectal cancer? Amy George of Clearview Cancer Institute talks about symptoms, treatment, and prevention on Tuesday, March 26, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.

Meet the Author: Jeff Norrell

Award-winning historian Robert J. Norrell talks about his first fiction book, Eden Rise.

This critically acclaimed novel depicts a young man embroiled in a civil-rights conflict that divides his family, his town, and his own identity.

William Heath, author of The Children Bob Moses Led, and historian Dan T. Carter both call Eden Rise “gripping.”  Allen Wier, author of Tehano, remarks on Norrell’s “keen sense of place and the nuances of character” and calls the tale “realistic and haunting.”

How to Do Things: Bollywood Dancing

Richa Singh shows how to dance like a Mumbai film star.  Free and open to the public.

 

Tuesday •March 26 •6:30-7pm

Second Floor Events Room •Main Library •915 Monroe Street

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

How to Do Things: Publishing 101

Find out what it takes to get your book from your desk to a store shelf during Publishing 101 on Tuesday, February 26, at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library.

Civil Rights Bus Tour to Birmingham

Learn more about the civil rights movement in the city where much of the history happened. Join our bus trip to Birmingham on Wednesday, February 20, from 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Learn to manage your aches

"Oh, my aching back!" If this sounds like you, join us for a talk by Dr. Craig Lincoln of the Orthopaedic Center on Tuesday, January 22, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.

Health Forum: Heart Attack

Think you’re too young? Too healthy? Find out for sure on Tuesday, February 26, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library. You may be surprised.

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