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Main Library-Becky Thatcher Tea Party

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The Becky Thatcher Tea Party is for ages 5-8 and will generate excitement for the characters in "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer." Attendees will enjoy a real tea service with an etiquette coach to provide tips on the proper behavior at the table. Read more about Main Library-Becky Thatcher Tea Party

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Plumbing the Depths of Mark Twain

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Tuesday, April 27, 2010 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Another great lecture by Dr. Jennifer Garlen! Mark Twain is best remembered today as a humorist, but his tone as a writer changed his perspective darkened over the course of his life. Dr. Jennifer Garlen will discuss the darker side of Twain in works like A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, The Mysterious Stranger, "The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg" and more. Read more about Plumbing the Depths of Mark Twain

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Madison Public Library - Literary Giants Book Club

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Monday, April 26, 2010 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Discussion of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain. Read more about Madison Public Library - Literary Giants Book Club

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Bailey Cove Film Screening of "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" (1960)

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Monday, April 26, 2010 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Bailey Cove Library will show the film "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" (1960). Read more about Bailey Cove Film Screening of "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" (1960)

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Becky Thatcher Tea Party

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Thursday, April 22, 2010 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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The Becky Thatcher Tea Party is for ages 5-8 and will generate excitement for the characters in "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer." Attendees will enjoy a real tea service with an etiquette coach to provide tips on the proper behavior at the table. Space is limited; please contact the Elixabeth Carpenter Branch Library at 256-723-2995 for more information. Read more about Becky Thatcher Tea Party

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"Headwaters: A Journey on Alabama Rivers" Presentation and Book Signing by Beth Maynor Young

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Tuesday, April 20, 2010 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Photographer Beth Maynor Young will give a presentation on her new book, Headwaters: A Journey on Alabama Rivers. Ms. Young is an accomplished conservation photographer who has spent much of her life chronicling the natural beauty and remnant wild places of the contemporary South. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Read more about "Headwaters: A Journey on Alabama Rivers" Presentation and Book Signing by Beth Maynor Young

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Becky Thatcher Tea Party

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Thursday, April 29, 2010 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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The Becky Thatcher Tea Party is for ages 5-8 and will generate excitement for the characters in "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer." Attendees will enjoy a real tea service with an etiquette coach to provide tips on the proper behavior at the table. Space is limited; please call the Russell Branch at 256-859-9050. Read more about Becky Thatcher Tea Party

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Madison Public Library Film Screening of "Tom & Huck" (1995)

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Monday, April 19, 2010 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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The Madison Public Library will show the film "Tom & Huck" (1995). Read more about Madison Public Library Film Screening of "Tom & Huck" (1995)

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Movie: "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court" (1949)

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Monday, April 19, 2010 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Bailey Cove Library will show the film "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court" (1949). Read more about Movie: "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court" (1949)

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Cave Is a Verb: Exploring the Ground Beneath Our Feet (National Speleological Society)

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Sunday, April 18, 2010 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Join us for a program that will cover the five "w's" (who, what, why, when, where) and "H" (how) of caving, with Sabrina Simon and Nathan Williams. Read more about Cave Is a Verb: Exploring the Ground Beneath Our Feet (National Speleological Society)

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