family-friendly

Wii Game Night

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Join us at the Gurley library for a fun night of gaming on the Nintendo Wii.

For all ages.

Coming Soon: A Christmas Carol featuring Gerald Dickens

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Thursday, November 11, 2010 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Madison Friends of the Library invite you to spend an evening with the great-great grandson of Charles Dickens.  Join us on Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 6:30pm at First Baptist Church in Madison.  Ticket information is available at 256-461-0046.  Find out more about Gerald Dickens.

Family Movie Night

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Thursday, September 9, 2010 - 6:00pmThursday, October 14, 2010 - 6:00pm

Popcorn, laughter, and fun will all be free -- call us at 256-881-5620 to find out what we'll be viewing! 

Breast Cancer Awareness Program

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, October 16, 2010 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Sister 2 Sister Brother 2 Brother African American Book Club and the Help Yourself to Health Initiative are partnering to host a Breast Cancer Awareness program October 16 at 2 p.m.  The focus will be on breast cancer awareness and how to be in tune with your body.  Our guest speaker will share her journey from finding a lump to how she has been able to survive breast cancer.

Huntsville Hospital will provide self examination information and answer questions. 

The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP if you plan to attend by calling Lillie Cawthron at 256-851-7492.

Please read more about the "Help Yourself to Health" Initiative below.

Friends of the Bailey Cove Library Fall Used Book Sale

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Saturday, September 25, 2010 - 9:00am - Sunday, September 26, 2010 - 5:00pm

Most items will be just 25 cents. Bestsellers are $1. Selection includes hardback and paperback fiction, non-fiction, children’s, and audiobooks. The Bailey Cove branch is located at 1409 Weatherly Plz., off of Bailey Cove Rd. in south Huntsville. Call 256-881-0257 for more information.

Preschool Story Time

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Thursday, September 2, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, September 9, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, September 16, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, September 23, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, September 30, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, October 7, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, October 14, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, October 21, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, October 28, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, November 4, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, November 11, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, November 18, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, December 2, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, December 9, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, December 16, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, December 23, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00amThursday, December 30, 2010 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Age appropriate for: 3-5 years
Story time for preschoolers.

Get Health Smart

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Information is the best medicine! At this free public event medical and health experts will tell you about valuable services and resources that can help you, and your family be their healthiest. Learn what questions you should always ask your doctor and pharmacist, what health websites you can trust, and much more! And please come with your own questions for our experts about your medical and health care.

Yoga Demonstration by The Art of Living Foundation

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, August 30, 2010 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Contact Information:  Dr. Rao (334) 787-2160; or Rohan Topiwala (256) 617-0792

Monday Night Movies

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, September 27, 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Classic Hitchcock Films.  Call us at 256.532.5975 for information about this film.

Monday Night Movies

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, September 20, 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Classic Hitchcock Movies.  Call us at 256.532.5975 for more information about this film.

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