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Russell Library Computer Class: Email Basics

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Learn the basics of sending and receiving messages and attachments, using an account you already have or one you can get for free.

Russell Readers Bookclub

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

After his triumphant novels The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini gifts us with a poignant story of love, loss, and recovery across several families and over several generations. Like an intricately woven tapestry, And the Mountains Echoed pulls us into the lives of disparate children, men, and women in Afghanistan, France, Greece, and California, showing us how the choices they and other make resonate over decades. A masterpiece; superlative early reviews.

Lovers of Lit Bookclub

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

From the bestselling author of The Know-It-All comes a fascinating and timely exploration of religion and the Bible. A.J. Jacobs chronicles his hilarious and thoughtful year spent obeying―as literally as possible―the tenets of the Bible.

Russell Readers Bookclub

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

William Shakespeare, the most celebrated poet in the English language, left behind nearly a million words of text, but his biography has long been a thicket of wild supposition arranged around scant facts. With a steady hand and his trademark wit, Bill Bryson sorts through this colorful muddle to reveal the man himself.

Small Business Lunch and Learn

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wendy Reeves, CEO of Wynsum Communications, will share social media
strategies for promoting your message. She has more than 20 years'
experience as a communications specialist, including a decade as a reporter
for The Huntsville Times.

Spanish/English Conversation Circle

Location: Monrovia Public Library
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Come practice your second language as we converse on different topics in Spanish and English in a friendly, learning atmosphere.  For more information contact chewitt [at] hmcpl [dot] org or call 256-489-3392.

Meet Local Author Eric Herbert at Monrovia Library!

Location: Monrovia Public Library
Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Local author Eric W. Herbert will talk about his new novel, Butcher's Bill at Monrovia Library.  

Movie Night: "Shakespeare in Love"

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

The Madison Library will be showing the DVD "Shakespeare in Love" as part of our Community Read Celebration on Shakespeare. This movie is rated R.

Movie Night: "Kiss Me Kate"

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Madison Library will show the DVD "Kiss Me Kate" as part of the library's Community Read Celebration on Shakespeare. This movie is not rated. 

Health Matters @ Madison: Cardiovascular Health and Wellness

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Brenda Styles, a clinical nurse specialist from Madison Hospital, will be at the Madison Public Library on May 14 at noon. She will present a free seminar on Cardiovascular Health and Wellness. This program is part of our Health Matters @ Madison series.

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