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Nonprofit Lunch & Learn: "Online Newsletters"

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Nonprofit Lunch & Learn: "Online Newsletters"

Thursday, February 21, 2013

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

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

 

Speaker: Sophie Young, Main Library Adult Program Coordinator, Huntsville-Madison County Public Library

Diabetes Seminar

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

This one-hour workshop will focus on Type II Diabetes awareness.

We will discuss these topics:

  • Definition of Diabetes
  • Risk Factors
  • Signs and Symptoms
  • Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes
  • Diabetic myths
  • Diabetic Reference and Resources

 

Free to the public!  No registration required!  Everyone is welcome!

Where: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library at Berachah Gym

When: November 29, 2012 at 2:00pm

A Celebration of Writing

Celebrate the art and craft of writing with the Murphy Writers Group on Saturday, December 8, at 2 p.m. in the second-floor meeting room at the Main Library, 915 Monroe St. Read more »

Murphy Writers Group

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

The Murphy Writers Group, representing many different stages and genres of writing, meets on the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Eleanor E. Murphy Library Meeting Room.

Members of the group are given the opportunity to read to their peers and receive positive and helpful feedback. The group is recommended for ages 14 and older. The group is led by Kemi Elufiede, a PhD student at University of AL A&M, who has extensive experience in working with adult writers.

Murphy Writers Group

Location: Eleanor Murphy Meeting Room
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The Murphy Writers Group, representing many different stages and genres of writing, meets on the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Eleanor E. Murphy Library Meeting Room.

Members of the group are given the opportunity to read to their peers and receive positive and helpful feedback. The group is recommended for ages 14 and older. The group is led by Kemi Elufiede, a PhD student at University of AL A&M, who has extensive experience in working with adult writers.

Avoiding Homework Hassles

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm

 

Join us right after the 4:30pm All Ages Storytime for this special workshop for parents.  Parent trainer Dana Trulock will offer some key tips to avoid Homework Headaches! Research tells us that children who do their homework regularly are more likely to be academically successful. This workshop will explore ways to encourage good study habits, provide support and motivation at home as well as how to work with your child’s teacher to help your child get the most out of homework.

How to Do Things: Couponing

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Kristan Stanton, Founder of Moneywise Shopper, shows the ins and outs of saving money with aggressive couponing.  Get clipping, and get the most out of your money!

How to Do Things: Be a Paid Actor

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

How can you get paid as an actor?  Bill Billions, President of Hollywood Huntsville, discusses acting with excellence, finding an agent, and auditioning for real TV and movie roles.  Bill is a Los Angeles-trained actor who can explain how to get started in the industry – and bring Hollywood to Huntsville!

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "The Craft of Writing for Small Business"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, December 3, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "The Craft of Writing for Small Businesses"

Tips for job-seekers, small businesses

The Main Library Reference & Adult Services Department sponsors a monthly Lunch & Learn for small business owners and entrepreneurs. Read more »

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