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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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9780385741262
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E. Lockhart
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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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Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: TBD

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Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Wizard Rock Show featuring Tonks & The Aurors and Justin Finch-Fletchley

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Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Ready to rock Hogwarts-style? Nationally-known Wizard Rock bands Tonks & The Aurors and Justin Finch-Fletchley will play their Potter-inspired ballads to the literary masses. Food trucks will be onsite to fuel the epic rock frenzy! Party at the library! Read more about Wizard Rock Show featuring Tonks & The Aurors and Justin Finch-Fletchley

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Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

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Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Rainbow Rowell
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Fangirl

Cath struggles to survive on her own in her first year of college while avoiding a surly roommate, bonding with a handsome classmate who only wants to talk about words, and worrying about her fragile father. Read more about Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

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Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Antigoddess by Kendare Blake

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Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Kendare Blake
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Antigoddess

Athena and Hermes' search for the cause of their unexpected, life-threatening illnesses leads them to Cassandra, a former prophetess, who may be key to a war started by Hera and other Olympians who have become corrupt anti-gods determined to destroy their rivals. Read more about Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Antigoddess by Kendare Blake

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Calligraphy: Beginning Italic

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Repeats every week until Thu Jul 24 2014 except Thu Jul 03 2014.
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Back by popular demand! Join instructor, Carol Tillman, for a six week course in Calligraphy. The class meets on Thursdays, beginning June 12 from 2:00 – 3:30. (Class will not be held on Thursday, July 3.) Registration is required. To register, please call 256-461-0046 or e-mail Teresa at tallison@hmcpl.org. There is a supply fee of $15.00. Please make checks payable to Carol Tillman and mail them to the Madison Public Library, 130 Plaza Blvd., Madison, AL 35758, ATTN: Tammy. Your supply fee must be received at the library by June 6 to reserve your spot in the class. Read more about Calligraphy: Beginning Italic

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