Brown Bag Lunch

Write Right Lunch and Learn - The Art of Editing

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Art of Editing: How to Self-Edit, Get Feedback, and Choose an Editor

Do you recognize any of the following scenarios?
 

Writing for Publication

Annie Laura Smith will offer an "Introduction to Writing for Publication" during the next Write Right Lunch & Learn program on Tuesday, May 14, from noon to 1 p.m. at the Main Library. Read more »

Write Right Lunch and Learn - Journaling

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

What is a journal and why should you write in one? Learn the who, what, when, where, how, and why of journaling.  We’ll explore the types of journals, writing techniques, and the benefits of journaling.

Speaker - Angela L. Walker

Angela has 23 years of experience in the health care, education, retail, and insurance industries. During that time she has been responsible for staffing/recruitment, training, human resources, and marketing. Angela has a degree in communications from The University of Alabama.

 

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "The YA Market"

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "The YA Market"

Tuesday, February 12

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

What is YA and who reads it? What are the "tricks" of writing for young adults? How can I improve my own writing? Traditional publishing or self-publishing?

 

Speaker: Beck McDowell, author of This is Not a Drill

Social Entrepreneurship

Radhika Kakani, owner of Indigo Market, talks about ways to mix social entrepreneurship into a small business owner's bottom line on Monday, June 3, at noon at the Main Library. Read more »

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Wordpress for Small Business"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Wordpress for Small Business"

Monday, April 1, 2013

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

Speaker: Justin Givens, Image in a Box

Come learn how to take control of your website needs by using one of the most powerful website platforms, WordPress. No matter how large or small your website needs may be; WordPress can be the solution.

 

Bring a sack lunch. Drinks will be provided.

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Smart Landscaping for Your Small Business"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, March 4, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Smart Landscaping for Your Small Business"

Monday, March 4, 2013

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

How to use the internet to find the right information for your gardening quest. We will touch on soil information, as well as selection and identification for plants, pests and weeds. 

Speaker: Diane Hansen, Communications Chair, Master Gardeners of North Alabama

 

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Running a Small Craft Business"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Running a Small Craft Business"

Monday, February 4, 2013

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

Have you ever had a hobby that you would like to turn into a business either because you really enjoy it, or you think it will create an income for you? We will discuss the steps to take a small hobby to a larger profitable scale, including budgeting, cost tracking, inventory control and marketing.

 

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Bartering"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, January 7, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Bartering for Goods & Services"

Monday, January 7, 2013

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

Leveraging your business with organized barter.  Purchase advertising, legal services, accounting and even office space for wholesale instead of retail.  The ancient art of barter combined with the age of technology, provides huge benefits for today’s business owner.

Write Right: "Writing and Publishing Non-Fiction"

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

 

Write Right: "Writing and Publishing Non-Fiction"

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

Speaker: Dr. Jennifer C. Garlen, author of Beyond Casablanca: 100 Classic Movies Worth Watching

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