Author Events

How to Do Things: Electronics with Arduino

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, September 10, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

What is Arduino?  A cool and fun single board computer to learn electronics.  Learn about Arduino and see it in action as Don Wilcher gives a hands-on demo of how to build an electronic 7-Segment LED Display Flasher.  If you’ve ever wondered how electronics work, this is your opportunity.  Don is the author of Learn Electronics with Arduino.  He’ll introduce this DIY how-to book, and give an easy-to-digest taste of the world of electronics engineering.

"Conflict & Emotion" with Linda Winstead Jones

Linda Winstead Jones, New York Times bestselling author, will explore "Conflict & Emotion: The Heart of the Story" at the next Write Right Lunch & Learn program on Tuesday, August 14, from noon to 1 p.m. at the main library, 915 Monroe St. Read more »

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "Creating Compelling Characters"

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Write Right Lunch & Learn: “Creating Compelling Characters”

Tuesday, October 9

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

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

Presenters: Rhonda Nelson and Kimberly Lang

The best plot in the world will fall flat without characters your readers love (or love to hate). Learn to create realistic, three-dimensional characters readers will never forget.

Meet the Author: Wanda Vaughn

Local author Wanda Vaughn will talk about her new children's novel "Huntsville 1892: CLARA," the first in a series of "Alabama Girls" historical novels, on Sunday, July 15, at 2 p.m. at the Main branch. Admission is free. Read more »

Meet the Author: Jamie Dodson

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Sunday, October 14, 2012 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Award-winning historical fiction author Jamie Dodson explores the “flying boats” of the first half of the 20thcentury.  Some of the largest aircraft of their time, flying boats used water instead of expensive land-based runways – ideal for international functions during the interwar period.

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Now Hiring, All Companies"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, August 6, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Now Hiring, All Companies"

Monday, August 6

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

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter, Dale Callahan, Ph.D., author of Resumes are Worthless

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "Conflict & Emotion"

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "Conflict & Emotion: The Heart of the Story"

Tuesday, August 14

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

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter: Linda Winstead Jones, New York Times bestselling author

'Outcasts' author Neil White returns

Neil White, author of the acclaimed memoir In the Sanctuary of Outcasts, returns to Huntsville to talk about his work on Tuesday, July 17, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Von Braun Center. His appearance is a program of Leadership Huntsville’s Major Events in partnership with Huntsville Rotary and the Huntsville Library Foundation. Read more »

Non-Fiction with a Niche Publisher

Jane DeNeefe, author of Rocket City Rock and Soul: Huntsville Musicians Remember the 1960s, will discuss the challenges of researching, writing, publishing and marketing her book during the next Write Right Lunch & Learn program, “Non-Fiction with a Niche Publisher,” on Tuesday, July 10, from noon to 1 p.m. in the second-floor events room of the main library, 915 Monroe St. Read more »

Write Right Lunch & Learn: Non-Fiction with a Niche Publisher

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "Non-Fiction with a Niche Publisher"

Tuesday, July 10

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter: Jane DeNeefe, author of Rocket City Rock and Soul: Huntsville Musicians Remember the 1960s

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