Author Events

Author Event: Charlie Holley

Meet author Charlie Holley at the Showers Center Branch Library December 6 Read more »

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "I Don't Wear a Suit"

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Author Victoria Seitz provides tips for dressing in today's NO SUIT workplace.

It used to be that the only office attire that communicated success was the suit. Today there truly is a continuum of options that are just as appropriate and communicate success whether you work in a factory, argue a case in court, sell, or teach.

• Learn the foundations of good style and design
• Identify the appropriate clothing for your workplace
• Use color to develop your own individual look that WORKS for you

S2S/B2B: Local African American Authors Expo

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

S2S/B2B African American Local Authors Expo

Restoring the Hope

Madison author, Minister C.L. Holley, shares his family's story detailed in his book, "The God of My Midnights." Read more »

Restoring the Hope

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2011 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Madison author, Minister C.L. Holley, describes the recovery process after the death of his son, Torrell. Torrell collapsed on the gym floor during basketball practice at Liberty Middle School and died a few minutes later from a heart attack. Mr. Holley shares the story of his family's struggle with depression with tips on how to cope after the loss of a loved one especially during the holiday season.

Author Talk: Dr. Sonnie Hereford

Location: Main Library
Date: Sunday, November 13, 2011 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

We are honored to present a special talk by local author and civil rights activist, Dr. Sonnie Hereford, whose newest book, Beside the Troubled Water, chronicles his experiences during the civil rights era in Huntsville. Read more about Dr. Hereford and the book in this excellent Huntsville Times article.

A Haunted Evening with author Jessica Penot

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

We are delighted to present talented local author Jessica Penot at this special, seasonal author program on October 20. Ms.

Author Tina Savas speaks about her book, Women of True Grit

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

We are proud to present author Tina Savas who will be speaking about the fascinating and acclaimed book that she co-authored with Edie Hand, Women of True Grit.

This program will be at 6:30 pm in the Main brach auditorium.

Books will be available for purchase and signing. This program is free and open to the public. Financial donations will be happily accepted, and receipts for donations are available.

Please contact Luisa with any questions at lmorenilla [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

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Author Luncheon with Keith Thomson

Meet the talented Keith Thomson, author of Once a Spy and Twice a Spy on August 26 at Main Read more »

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