Free! We will show the film Interstellar starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway, in which a crew of astronauts travels through a wormhole in search of a new home for humanity. Immediately following the film, Dr. Gang Li from UAH’s Space Science program will host a discussion surrounding some of the themes presented in the film, such as relativity theory and black holes. Dr. Li is a Principle Research Scientist at CSAR and currently teaches General Relativity.
Meet Author Marc Lacy as he talks about his new book "The Curse of the Whiskey House" as well as his other books. Huntsville's own Marc Lacy, a graduate of Alabama A&M University is a nationally renowned, award winning poet/author and lecturer. He has performed all over the country at many national literary events and spoken word venues. Marc is also a seasoned freelance writer and a blogger for The Man-Ologist Blogs. Along with writing and performance, Marc utilizes his wordsmith talent and poetic flair as he facilitates lectures, conducts workshops, and delivers motivational speeches concerning writing, communication, and self-development. Lacy credits his faith in God and love of family for providing energy he needs, to succeed.
This is a FREE events, PLEASE pick up tickets starting February 23, 2015 from the Main Library Business Office 915 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL 35801 during business hours Monday - Friday 9am -5pm or Showers Center Library 4600 Blue Spring Rd., Huntsville, AL 35810 Monday - Thursday 9am -6pm Friday 9am -5pm , for more information call 256-851-7492. Read more about Author: Marc Lacy
Three 2-hour classes with homework between classes.
Learn to make lace with a tatting shuttle. You’ll learn the basic stitches and how to read patterns. Class projects include trims that can be attached to a handtowel and ornaments. After working with size 10 thread, you’ll learn to work with smaller thread. No tatting experience is needed.
Homework is required.
Students must provide their own supplies: a metal tatting shuttle (with hook on one end and bobbin) and Knit Cro-Sheen variegated size 10 thread.
A representative from Huntsville Botanical Garden will be in house to help you prep for Spring gardening. Program focuses on new plants in garden centers, soil amending, tilling, pre-emergents, lawns,
vegetable gardens, and lots of time for Q&A. Free.
*Sunday February 22, 2-4pm, Main Library, Second Floor Events Room*