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Lady Crafters

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

Lady Crafters gather together to work on their own crafts and projects.  Anyone is welcome to bring their hobby and work with us.

Walk Aerobics

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us in getting fit!! Walk Aerobics with Leslie Sansone's DVD ... "Walk to the Hits: Radio Remixes"

Totes With Quotes

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Monday, April 7, 2014 - 10:30am - 12:00pm

Decorate a tote with your favorite quote from Shakespeare as part of the library's Annual Community Read event. This class is for adults and teens ages 14 and up. Supplies will be provided, but registration is required. We are limited to 12 participants. To register please call 256-461-0046, or e-mail Teresa at tallison [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

A Taste of Shakespeare

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we celebrate the life, times, and works of Shakespeare for Community Read 2014. Be prepared to enjoy poetry and quotes written by the Bard, as well as art and crafts that are reminiscent of the 16th Century. There will be edibles, wearables, constructables, and thinkables! This is a free event for the public, sponsored by the Bailey Cove Friends of the Library. https://www.facebook.com/BaileyCoveFriendsOfTheLibrary

Our Ancestors and Their Weather Woes

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, March 31, 2014 - 6:30pm

A Powerpoint presentation by NOAA personnel on historical weather events as it related to ancestors in the North Alabama and South Central Tennessee regions.

Helen P Lee Memorial Fun Run

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 8:00am - 11:00am

On Saturday, June 7th @ 8am, join us for our Summer Reading kickoff event! Kids are invited to Fun Runs, goofy relay races, sign up for Summer Reading, and much more! At 10am, Animal Tales will be back and kids will meet and learn about a member of each of the following animal types: Bird, Reptile, Amphibian, Mammal, Invertebrate and maybe even a Fish!

Cupid's Café: Eloisa James

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James writes historical romances for HarperCollins Publishers. Her novels have been published to great acclaim. A reviewer from USA Today wrote of Eloisa's very first book that she "found herself devouring the book like a dieter with a Hershey bar"; later People Magazine raved that "romance writing does not get much better than this." Her novels have repeatedly received starred reviews from Publishers' Weekly and Library Journal and regularly appear on the best-seller lists.

Meet the Author: Greg Iles

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

New York Times #1 best-selling author Greg Iles discusses his newest novel,
Natchez Burning -- due to release on April 29.

Natchez Burning is the first installment in an epic trilogy that interweaves crimes, lies, and secrets past and present in a mesmerizing thriller featuring Southern lawyer and former prosecutor Penn Cage.

See Greg's quick talk about the upcoming book and his connection to the South here.

The Anglo Files

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Join "The Anglo Files" for a marathon viewing of the PBS series, "Mr. Selfridge".

Health Matters Session 9

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Health Matters at Madison! Please join us for our session on "Understanding Depression". Marie Hodges, from Huntsville Hospital, will be our presenter for this program. It is free to the public.

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