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How to do Things: Make a Halloween Costume

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Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Get creative and low-cost ideas for making a unique Halloween costume this year! Tammy McCarthy from the BERNINA Sewing Center will present fun ideas, and teach some basic techniques for creating a variety of fun, homemade Halloween costumes.

This program is appropriate for all ages. It's free and open to the public. It will begin at 6:30 pm in the second floor events room of our Main branch.

Please contact Luisa with any questions at lmorenilla@hmcpl.org. Read more about How to do Things: Make a Halloween Costume

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Murphy Friends of the Library Autumn Book Sale

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Friday, October 21, 2011 - 9:00am to Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 5:00pm
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Fall into the Savings!

Come to the Murphy Friends of the Library Autumn Book Sale!

Prices start at 25 cents. Read more about Murphy Friends of the Library Autumn Book Sale

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The Science Behind Search and Rescue

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Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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How do Search and Rescue Dogs find people?  How are they trained?  What do you do if you're lost?  Come find out at this special edition of the Super Duper Science Club.  The search dogs and their handlers from SARTec will be on hand to explain and answer any questions you might have. Read more about The Science Behind Search and Rescue

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Trick or Treat at the Library 2

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Join the Library on October 31st, for a Spooktacular Halloween Celebration!!!  All the public services desks will be decorated for Halloween and children will be invited to go from desk to desk to "Trick or Treat".  The Youth Services department will also host some not-to-spooky Halloween stories, fun and games.  Make sure your little Trick or Treaters wear their costumes! Read more about Trick or Treat at the Library 2

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Trick or Treat at the Library

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Join the Library on October 31st, for a Spooktacular Halloween Celebration!!!  All the public services desks will be decorated for Halloween and children will be invited to go from desk to desk to "Trick or Treat".  The Youth Services department will also host some not-to-spooky Halloween stories, fun and games.  Make sure your little Trick or Treaters wear their costumes! Read more about Trick or Treat at the Library

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TV Time Machine

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Monday, October 24, 2011 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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October 24th—The Man from U.N.C.L.E.—Two episodes of NBC’s hit 1964 spy series starring Robert Vaughn as the intrepid Napoleon Solo and David McCollum as sidekick Illya Kuryaken.  The show generated action figures, a neat theme song and a spin-off series, The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.

The shows are free and participants are encouraged to bring food and snacks.  You can even bring a TV dinner!

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room, 6:30 p.m.

Need more information? Contact David Lilly at askus@hmcpl.org or 256-532-5975. Read more about TV Time Machine

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TV Time Machine

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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October 17th--The Avengers—Two episodes of the stylish and quirky British spy series first shown on ABC in 1966 starring Patrick McNee as the debonair John Steed and Diana Rigg as the leather-clad and deadly Mrs. Emma Peel.  Guest speaker Anissa Graham will talk about Diana Rigg’s groundbreaking character.

The shows are free and participants are encouraged to bring food and snacks.  You can even bring a TV dinner!Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room, 6:30 p.m.

Need more information? Contact David Lilly at askus@hmcpl.org or 256-532-5975. Read more about TV Time Machine

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Meet the Huntsville Feminist Chorus

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Sunday, October 9, 2011 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Enjoy a musical performance by the Huntsville Feminist Chorus followed by a question and answer period about the chorus, their history and purpose.

This event will take place in the Main branch auditorium. It is free and open to the public.

Please contact Luisa with any questions at lmorenilla@hmcpl.org Read more about Meet the Huntsville Feminist Chorus

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Artucopia: Arts and Humanities Kickoff Celebration

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Saturday, October 1, 2011 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
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The Arts Council and Huntsville Madison County Public Library are joining efforts to celebrate "National Arts & Humanities Month" throughout October, with a kick-off event taking place Saturday, October 1 at Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment.

Come out at 9am for a SPACES Sculpture workshop creating a recycled art project, 10am for Panoply's Homegrown Talent Competition FINALS, and 12pm to enjoy US Army Materiel Command Band's "Tennessee River Ramblers", then hang around the mill for the Artist Market! What a fun day!

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information email Luisa at lmorenilla@hmcpl.org. Read more about Artucopia: Arts and Humanities Kickoff Celebration

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Madison Bollywood Film Series

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Monday, October 24, 2011 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
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Madison Bollywood Film SeriesJoin in the Bollywood fun at Madison in October with the Bollywood Film Series!

Join us at the HMCPL Madison Branch Library for a Bollywood Film Series!   We'll supply the popcorn and lemonade!  

 

  • October 3 , 5:30PM

              Band Baaja Baaraat (Comedy)

  • October 17, 5:30PM

              I Hate Luv Storys (Comedy)

  • October 24, 5:30PM

              Kites– The Remix (Action)

**Please note movie start time is now 5:30PM.   Read more about Madison Bollywood Film Series

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