family-friendly

Listen to the Wind, A Play

Location: Main Library Auditorium
Date: Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Join us for a play, Listen to the Wind, based on the book Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson.  This story details the impact one man made in the lives of a small community in Pakistan.  Those in attendance will learn the importance of reading while participating in a story.  This play is perfect for children in grades K-5.

The Greengate School presents Mr. Sprague Theobald, discussing Dyslexia Issues

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Contact: Leslie Bruton, (256) 551-4439

Thursday Evening Concert

Location:
Date: Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Ivy Joe Milan & Jim Cavender & Friends--Ivy Joe and Jim are back for an evening of great 50-60's rock & roll.

Movie Screening of Sargeant York

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, August 20, 2011 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Bollywood Movie Night

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, July 11, 2011 - 5:30pm - 9:00pmMonday, July 18, 2011 - 5:30pm - 9:00pm

Friends of the Library 25 cent Book Sale

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, July 30, 2011 - 9:00am - 3:30pm

Healthy Kids Forum

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Library Closed for 4rth of July

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, July 4, 2011 - 9:00am - 9:00pm

Monrovia Movie Night: Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Location: Monrovia Public Library
Date: Friday, July 22, 2011 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (runtime 99 minutes)

In this sequel to 2010's surprise hit, Greg Heffley, the kid who made "wimpy" cool is back in an all-new family comedy based on the best selling follow-up novel by Jeff Kinney. (Kinney's "Wimpy Kid" series has thus far sold 42 million books.)  As he begins seventh grade, Greg and his older brother - and chief tormentor - Rodrick must deal with their parents' misguided attempts to have them bond.

National Chess Day celebration

Location: Main Library
Date: Sunday, October 9, 2011 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Chess is one of the most popular games in the world. It is strategic, tactical, and a great mental exercise for all ages, not to mention fun!

Ocotober 9 is National Chess Day, and to celebrate, The Huntsville Chess Club will be at the Main branch of the library throughout the afternoon to teach chess basics to beginners, or to challenge more advanced players.

Participation is free and open to the public. Please contact Luisa with questions at lmorenilla [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

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