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KOHA for Patrons

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 10:00am
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Tips, tricks and technicques to make using our new library software easier. Patrons will be using computers for this hands-on class. Read more about KOHA for Patrons

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KOHA for Patrons

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 10:00am
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Tips, tricks and technicques to make using our new library software easier. Patrons will be using computers for this hands-on class. Read more about KOHA for Patrons

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READ Around the Block - Summer Reading Kickoff Party

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Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 8:00am to 11:00am
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Kick off Summer Reading at Madison Public Library. This year, we've expanded the fun!

On Saturday, June 7th @ 8am at the Madison Public Library, don't miss the chance to participate in fun runs & relay races, get your questions answered at a parenting health fair, touch big trucks, eat some birthday cake, learn about animals, AND sign up for Summer Reading! The fun will happen 8am-11am. Don't miss it!.

Check at Madison Public Library for more details.

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Health Forum: Hemorrhoids

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Dr. Jason Kinzel of the Digestive Disease Center talks about issues and treatments.

Tuesday * May 20 * 11-12 Noon
Main Library * Second Floor Events Room
For more information, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362.

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How to Do Things: Electronics: More Basic Arduino Projects

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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What is Arduino?  A single board computer that makes learning electronics fun. 

Electronics and Robotics Instructor Don Wilcher is the author of Make: Basic Arduino Projects: 26 Experiments with Microcontrollers and Electronics.  He’ll introduce this DIY how-to book and give an easy-to-digest taste of the world of electronics engineering.

**$3 lab fee, required at registration.
Class size: 16 participants.

Tuesday * May 20 * 6:30-8pm
2nd Floor Events  Room
Main Branch Library

To register, please call Sophie Young at 256-532-2362

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Harvey Cotten: Getting Ready for Fall in the Garden

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Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Lawns, weeds, bugs, pruning, planting, composting...and lots of time for Q&A Read more about Harvey Cotten: Getting Ready for Fall in the Garden

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Board Game Night

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Repeats every week until Wed Aug 27 2014 .
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Join us for a weekly board game night at the Main Library. You can bring friends (or make new ones) and bring your own games (or play ours!) We have a variety of adult board and card games available. Read more about Board Game Night

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Basic Genealogy

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Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Join us in this beginning class and learn how to research your family history. Contact Dorcas Raunich at draunich@hmcpl.org for more information. Read more about Basic Genealogy

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Bollywood Film Series

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Repeats every week every Monday until Tue Jul 08 2014 .
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, June 16, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, July 7, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
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What: Bollywood Film Series

When: 5:30 p.m. Every Monday Night Beginning June 9th-July 7th

Where: Second Floor Events Room at the Main Branch

Join us as we celebrate our fourth annual Bollywood Film Series with traditional Indian food, henna, saris, and Bollywood films! The film series begins Monday June 9th, and will be every Monday night for five weeks. The activities will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the film will begin at 6:00 p.m. thereafter. Note: Admission is free. Some films may not be appropriate for young audiences, parental discretion is advised.

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June 9th: Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (159 mins)

-Activity: We will sample traditional East Indian food before the movie begins.

June 16th: Krrish 3 (152 mins)

-Activity: A few Hindi phrases and sayings will be taught to introduce the primary language in the  Bollywood films.

June 23rd: Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (155 mins)

-Activity: Demonstration of how to wear the traditional Indian dress, the sari.

June 30th: Chennai Express (141 mins)

-Activity: Henna will be provided to apply these temporary tattoos in traditional patterns.

July 7th: Teri Meri Kahaani (125 mins)

-Activity: We will end our Bollywood film series with exploring contemporary music!

If you have any questions please contact the Reference Department at (256) 532-5975 or e-mail Victoria Blakely at: vblakely@hmcpl.org Read more about Bollywood Film Series

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Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

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Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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We Were Liars

Spending the summers on her family's private island off the coast of Massachusetts with her cousins and a special boy named Gat, teenaged Cadence struggles to remember what happened during her fifteenth summer. Read more about Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

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